Eye Make-Up Inspiration for New Year’s Eve

Sisley Phyto 4 Ombres The Dream Palette

With the New Year’s Eve just around the corner, I’ve decided to share a couple of eye make-up looks with which I’ve been experimenting lately. Don’t expect any full-on step-by-step tutorials, because, as you know, I’m not a make-up artist myself, but I’d love to tell you about some great new products and easy-to-repeat-at-home techniques that will get your creativity going in anticipation of the biggest party of the year. Continue reading

Best Mascaras According to Aline

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Being a real Russian at heart, I rarely leave home without dressing up and fixing my make-up (if you’re not familiar with Russian tradition of looking gorgeous, you should visit my motherland one day and count how many girls on heels you can spot in one minute: on a Tuesday morning… in a subway). To say the truth, I won’t even take out trash without looking in the mirror and making sure that the hair looks all right. However at the same time as much as I fear being under-dressed, I hate over-dressing and wearing inappropriate amount of cosmetics. My no-matter-what-essential-kit consists of just two products that I put on every morning, even if the world is coming to an end or I’m in an extreme hurry. Those are a perfect-matching tone and an eye-opening mascara.
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Review Kjaer Weis – Highlighter, Radiance

Kjaer Weis Highlighter Radiance

This time around you’re up for a treat: we’ve decided to take an advantage of the fact that there’re actually several of us behind Beauty Pie and try something different. Girls and boys, please, welcome: a double review of Kjaer Weis Highlighter Radiance. One product, two experiences and two independent opinions.

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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

Search for the Perfect Foundation. Part IV. Liquid

Foundation Swatches

1. Green People Pressed Powder Caramel Light, 2. Sheer Cover Mineral Foundation SPF-15 Nude, 3. YOUNGBLOOD Natural Mineral Foundation Soft Beige, 4. Sisley Phyto Teint Expert Ivory, 5. L’Oréal Infallible Stay Fresh Foundation 200 Golden Sand, 6. Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Foundation Shade 4

This is absolutely not the last post in the series, but I earnestly doubt if I will ever find anything that will be as good as… Continue reading

SPA at Home – Girls’ Night In

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From left to right: Oskia Renaissance Mask, Liz Earle Cleanse & Polish Hot Cloth Cleanser, YOUNGBLOOD Eye-lluminating Duo, Sisley Eye Contour Mask

We believe that a Girls’ Night In clearly beats a Girls’ Night Out. So the next time all of us gather in one city, we’ll definitely stay in for a night and treat ourselves to a relaxing pampering accompanied by a detox tea-party and never-ending cosmetics talk. We’ve already chosen eight luxurious products we’ll be using for face, body and hair. Continue reading

Spring Wishlist 2014

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Even though summer, sun, warm weather and vacations are on the top of our wish lists right now, we’ve also chosen five products to make the anticipation more fun. From a facial detox for rebooting the skin to a glamorous bike for the daily commutes, these are the things we’re wishing for: Continue reading