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

How to Create Glitter Nail Art at Home

Deborah Lippmann – Across the Universe

With many holidays coming up, it’s about time to share some easy-to-make-even-for-a-rookie-tutorials about glitter manicures. Below you’ll find some general tips and ideas to experiment with. Continue reading

What Make-Up to Buy from Fall 2014 Collections?

Fall 14 Make Up Must Haves

September is a tough month for our wallets. Most of the brands launch new products, release limited edition collections or at least introduce some fall shades of our favourite make-up. Of course we want to buy it all, but if you’re (just like us) kind of short on budget, because you’ve already spent all your money on a new trench coat and a nice pair of boots, here are five must haves you should own to be on trend and happy: Continue reading

How to wear a lipstick?

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As I’ve already told you, I’m a big fan of bright lipsticks. It turns out, I’m not alone. Full-time good friend of Beauty Pie and graphic designer at Swedish makeup brand Make Up Store – Emelie Sundberg shares my passion for a great lippie. We decided to put our forces together and collect six most important beauty tricks that will help you master the science of wearing bright lipstick.

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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