Jun 30, 2017

Delicious gluten free pancakes

I really love pancakes but since I am following a gluten free diet I am always craving sweets and pretty much…

Jun 30, 2017

Philosophy Miracle Worker Night

Few weeks ago I received some generous samples of Philosophy's Miracle Worker range from a very nice SA at my favorite…

Feb 10, 2017

Vitamix Ascent A3500

Right before New Year's Eve I upgraded my Vitamix Pro 750 Heritage with a brand new Vitamix Ascent A3500. Essentially…

Sep 23, 2016

Peloton – my spin addiction

I haven't been so excited to write about something in a very long time so here I am back again…

May 20, 2016

Philosykos by Diptyque

Oh, lovely figs! I love love love the smell of anything related to figs, from the trees to the fruit…

May 01, 2016

For book lovers – My April favorite reads

First things first I finally bought a Kindle! It is the Voyage model and I wanted one of these for ages!!! I…

Apr 05, 2016

Tata Harper Rejuvenating Serum

I discovered Tata Harper while desperately searching for something to sooth, calm and hydrate and nourish my dry winter skin.…

Mar 11, 2016

Fresh new makeup colors

After so many cold and miserable rainy days we finally have some sun here in New York City. This beautiful spring weather…

Jan 19, 2016

I tried Scentbird!

I think every fragrance obsessed person should try Scentbird. Their idea of decanting fragrances into convenient purse sizes is genius and thanks…

Jan 15, 2016

Work appropriate fragrances

This topic was discussed so many times simply because most people are not sure if it is ok or not…

Jan 12, 2016

T3 Whirl Trio

My birthday present of choice was a T3 Whirl Trio - a curling iron that allows interchangeable barrels. When my…

Jan 08, 2016

La Mer – Creme de La Mer

The ultimate solution for dry skin? Some might swear by it some might hate it but it's cult fame comes…

Jan 04, 2016

Cetaphil Moisturizing Cream

I like Cetaphil, what's not to like about Cetaphil after all. Their products are priced correctly and they do the job they…

Dec 10, 2015

Perfect Gifts for Women – 2015 Winter Edition (my friend’s lists)

Happy holidays, my lovelies! This year the Gifts section will get some magic. I asked all my friends to tell…

Dec 01, 2015

Dermalogica Multivitamin Power Recovery Masque

Dermalogica Multivitamin Power Recovery Masque is one of my favorite quick masks to use when my skin feel tired or…

Nov 30, 2015

Toleriane Ultra – a nice, simple moisturizer for sensitive skin

Looking for a simple, no fuss, works for sure moisturizer that will never cause skin reactions? Toleraine Ultra will fulfill…

Nov 23, 2015

Night out scents

I had to be good and pick only three scents that I love to wear when I go out. The…

Oct 13, 2015

How I cleared and cured my dry/dehydrated skin with clogged pores

Few simple rules added to my routine changed my skin and cleared my clogged pores. I no longer have extremely…

Oct 13, 2015

Face Paint: The Story Of Makeup by Lisa Eldridge

  I was so excited last week when my book arrived and I couldn't wait to start reading it. It's…

Oct 11, 2015

Here we go again: dryness, dehydration, winter skin and my solution

After a long humid summer and glowing complexion my happiness has to end and I need to make sure I…

Oct 10, 2015

Maq Pro Cream Makeup – Holy Grail part 4

10 colors makeup palette by french company Maq Pro is one of those products I will have in my working…

Oct 02, 2015

September Favorites

[caption id="attachment_465" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Picture source: Amazon.com, Foreo.com, PaulasChoice.com[/caption]   Dove Dry Shampoo - available in most drugstores and Amazon…

Oct 01, 2015

For book lovers – My September reads

I didn't have so much time to read this month but I did manage to finish two books. I mostly…

Sep 18, 2015

Travel Essentials – Skincare

Traveling light is the key when more and more restrictions are made by the airlines. I used to carry a…

Sep 14, 2015

Estee Lauder Perfectionist Wrinkle Lifting/Firming Serum

  Estee Lauder Perfectionist Serum is a silky that targets wrinkles and smooths them up due to it's high content…

Sep 12, 2015

Fall 2015 Lip Trends – The Reds, The Plums, The Nudes

Like any other fall season red is always part of the trends. It is such a festive color that it just…

Sep 10, 2015

Fall 2015 Lip Trends – The Darks

This season on the runways we could find something for everyone but the showstoppers were those mysterious dark lips. I…

Sep 10, 2015

Maximista by ORIBE

  The best thickening spray I ever used is... Maximista! Not only it creates a volume to die for but…

Sep 08, 2015

Face Atelier Lip Glaze

Face Atelier Lip Glazez are wonderful lip glosses. These are the colors I carry in my professional kit. I mix…

Sep 06, 2015

Liquid Gold Intensive Night Repair Serum

  Alpha-H is one of the brands that pioneered the fruit acid usage in cosmetics. They did this 20 years…

Sep 06, 2015

Alpha-H Liquid Gold – Holy Grail part 3

THIS is probably THE BEST COSMETIC PRODUCT ever invented! THIS is the reason I don't use a night moisturizer (a…

Sep 05, 2015

Foreo Luna or The Little Wonder

What a beautiful surprise! I did not expect this little fancy looking device to work so well. Took me one year…

Sep 04, 2015

My top 10

This is a list of products I can't quite live without. I'll split it in 2 categories, skincare and makeup,…

Sep 04, 2015

Artistry Intensive Renewing Peel

If you like peels based on enzymes and you want to give your face a glow treatment two times a year…

Sep 04, 2015

Clarisonic – why all the hate?

I noticed a lot of hate lately towards Clarisonic and how bad it is for people's skin. It upsets me…

Sep 02, 2015

Make Up For Ever Full Cover Concealer – Holy Grail Part 2

  Make Up For Ever Full Cover Concealer is my most used concealer for work and personal use. It is…

Sep 01, 2015

Advance Night Repair Recovery Complex II – Holy Grail Part 1

This is the first post from Holy Grail series. I will mention products that made a huge impact on my…

Aug 31, 2015

My everyday simple makeup must haves

Everybody has their own must haves when it comes to their every day beauty routine. I personally use the same…

Aug 31, 2015

Fall scents

I love Fall, rainy days and cuddling on my couch with my dogs while I enjoy a nice cup of…

Aug 01, 2015

Younger skin, healthier skin: Alpha-H Daily Essential Moisturizer SPF 50+

Searching for a good moisturizer with high sun screen protection can be a challenge. I personally looked for something that…

Jul 31, 2015

Pai Camelia & Rose – probably the most gentle cleanser

I might have discovered the most gentle cleanser ever! Pai Camelia & Rose Gentle Hydrating Cleanser is designed for very fragile,…

Jul 22, 2015

Tarte Pure Maracuja Oil – soothing & calming face oil

Tarte Pure Maracuja Oil is my go-to oil for nights when my skin feels dehydrated, tired and aggravated by different…

Jul 21, 2015

Foamy cleansers for dry skin

If you are like me and prefer to use a foamy cleanser after your makeup remover or just need to…

Jul 10, 2015

Kerastase Initialiste – my little wonder

Scalp treatments and serums are not always working and for me was hard to find something that was not just…

Jul 10, 2015

Summer skincare

Summer in New York can be either very dry either very humid. Right now is pretty humid, extremely hot, extremely…

Jul 07, 2015

Body balms & lotions

I am always obsessing over one or two body products and I rotate my potions and lotions all the time,…

Jun 10, 2015

The BEST salad in the World!

I absolutely love this salad. It is very tasty. I like to use chicken thighs instead of breast but of…

Jun 09, 2015

Let’s talk about foundation

Apart form lipstick and mascara, foundation is probably the 3rd most used makeup product and with so many brands and…

May 27, 2015

Summer scents

Searching for perfect summer scent might be annoying and time consuming but I can assure you that you will love…

Dec 09, 2014

Bridal Touch-Up Must Haves

A bride has to be prepared for any circumstances that may appear during the most important day of her life.…

Jul 10, 2014

Eye care and how to delay aging for as long as possible

I am one of the most obsessed people when it comes to eye care. In my opinion, the under eye area…

Jun 23, 2014

It’s is all about the primer

Everybody loves a good primer before their fundation. I find myself addicted to them and, let's be honest, you can…

Jun 22, 2014

Two of the best skincare products to get in your kit

After all the years working as a freelance makeup artist I learned to pick and choose corectly now the products…

Jun 21, 2014

New Work: Monica Phromsavanh’s New Head Shots

I had the pleasure to do Monica's Phromsavanh's makeup for her new headshots. I really enjoyed working with her and…

Jun 21, 2014

Welcome!

Welcome to my brand new blog that is now avalable in english so more people will be able to read…