Natural Everyday Make-up

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I’m not a fan of spending hours in front of a mirror putting my make-up on, although I do enjoy the process, I don’t always have time for it in my everyday life. But there are a couple of products I can’t live without, so I’ve decided to dedicate a post to them.

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Make Up Store Lipsticks Swatches – Part I: Bestsellers

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Our most labour-intensive and picture-heavy project yet. To celebrate our love for lippies and Scandinavian make-up brands, we’ve teamed up with Make Up Store to bring you swatches of all their lipsticks. All 60 of them. Eventually. But first things first: here’re ten international bestsellers featuring everything from thick mattes to light shimmers in a wide variety of shades including intensive reds, electric pinks and barely-there-nudes. Continue reading

3 Best: Charitable Beauty Products

Charitable Cosmetics

We’re so happy that there are more and more companies in the world that encourage conscious consumption and try to give back to those communities and suppliers that partially accounts for their successes. Here are three products that not only make us look prettier but also make us feel better with every cent spent: Continue reading

Swedish Beauty and Cosmetics Awards – Report: Part I

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Two weeks ago I had the honour to be invited to the Swedish Beauty and Cosmetics Awards: a gala-masquerade that took place in a Renaissance castle that hosts Nordic Museum. In the first part of my report I’d like to tell you how you can get ready for probably the most important industry event in your career in just 1,5 hours. Continue reading

Review – Garnier Cleansing Wipes Dry Skin Soft Comfort

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If you ask any dermatologist what the most important part of a good skincare routine is, chances are that their answer would be – cleansing. Yet for me it’s always been the hardest thing to nail: every week I promise myself to start washing my face at least two times a day and pretty much every week I fail miserably. Continue reading

Helsinki Shopping Guide: Finnish Cosmetics Brands, Where and What to Buy.

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Finland might not be the hottest destination on the cosmetics map of the world. However, Helsinki has much more to offer than you might have guessed. Continue reading