The Power of Make-up

The extremely talented and beautiful Nikkie from Nikkietutorials has recently posted a video on the power of make-up. In this video, she talks about the “Taboo” of wearing make-up, and shows you how fun make-up can be by showing a half-face transformation using make-up. To follow the footsteps of Nikkie, I’m writing this blogpost to give my opinion on the topic of wearing make-up and the reasons why I wear it.

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NARS Audacious Lipstick in Anna

The NARS Audacious Lipsticks are supposed to be one of the best lipsticks around. The formula of these lipsticks is supposed to be creamy and highly pigmented, a complete coverage within one stroke with a long-lasting satin finish. It was the winner of the Temptalia 2015 Readers Choice awards in the categories best lipstick and best new product of 2014. Since I highly value the opinions of Christine and the Temptalia readers, I had to try these lipsticks for myself. There are 40 different shades in total. Since these lipsticks are rather expensive, I’ve had the difficult task before me to only pick one colour. After looking…

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Fortune Cookie Soap Box – Summer 2015

Fortune Cookie Soap is a small store based in the US which sells hand-made bath & products. You can kind of compare their products to Lush. The scents of their products are very unique and special. Fortune Cookie Soap is known for their Fortune Cookie shaped soaps, which are all specially decorated. They also have a seasonal subscription for a Soap Box with their very own themes. Examples of previous Soap Box themes include A Nightmare Before Christmas, Alice in Wonderland and The Wizard of Oz. The theme of this Summer Soap Box collection is named “Straight on Till Morning”, inspired by Peter Pan, which is mostly known by the…

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Giveaway time! Win the Urban Decay 24/7 Glide on Pencil in Zero [CLOSED]

Surprise! In celebration of Urban Decay returning to the Netherlands, I’m giving away my favorite Eye Pencil, the Urban Decay 24/7 Glide On Pencil in Zero. This pencil is amazing for the lashline and to use as a base. It really glides on very easily and the colour payoff is great. This stuff also doesn’t budge and stays on like no other. I use this pencil almost every day in my upper lashline to make it look more fuller.

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Urban Decay Electric Palette

Urban Decay is finally back in the Netherlands! After the leave of the store-in-store Sephora’s inside selected V&D Warehouses, Urban Decay was only available at international webstores. As of today, is available through the Ici Paris XL website and the Ici Paris XL Store and from the 25th of June in the Kalverstraat in Amsterdam. I have been a long fan of this amazing make-up brand because of the outstanding quality of their products. Therefore, I would like to show you one of my most favorite palettes of their brand, the Urban Decay Electric palette.

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