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How to style a 20s look

How to adapt a style to your personal look – 20s makeup

Once a year, I go to a ball. A proper ball. They always have mottoes, and this year, it was ‘The Golden 20s’. I was ecstatic at first – who wouldn’t love to dress up as Daisy from The Great Gatsby? So I got a dress, shoes, jewellery… And then, so I thought, came the fun part. The makeup. And it got slightly complicated. Read on for my easy 20s makeup look how-to!READ MORE

November beauty favourites

Neat November beauty favourites

Ufff. It’s December, people! In all the madness of end of the year stuff that happens, as usual, I haven’t been really playing around with makeup as much as I would’ve liked. Nevertheless, my favourites may be basic, but they’re truly great, proving that in many cases, good things come in unassuming packages. (There’s a joke somewhere in that sentence, but I’m tired, in my robe and didn’t have enough coffee yet.) Astrid’s faves, though, bring the proper festive cheer. Anyways: MAC! Holiday collections! A proper gem of a foundation! Sponges?

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Beauty news and the best reads in November

Beauty news and the best reads in November

The best beauty news (the MAC x Patrick Starr collab, The Ordinary in Germany), Fenty Beauty is barely two months old and wins an award, and a beauty subscription service from a luxury brand. Makeup on the train will look vastly different in the future. Also, incredible hotel views, and a few holiday ideas in the November edition of the best reads and beauty news.

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Easy quick makeup look for work or travel

Quick tip: Easy 5 minute makeup look (for travel, work)

Recently, I’ve been in a lot of situations when I simultaneously wanted to look somewhat polished but had both limited time and only a limited amount of makeup products on hand. (This routine works great when you’re travelling!) I found an awesome trick that solved both quandaries. Easy quick makeup look for work or travel – jump right in!READ MORE

holiday 2017 makeup collections roundup

The lazy girl’s guide: Holiday makeup collections round-up

The holiday beauty collections are upon us, and as always, I’ve waded through press releases and reviews to help you decide what’s worth to spend your hard earned cash on. Without further ado, let’s jump into the sea of red lipsticks and golden highlighters that have to pop up in any holiday collection. It’s basically the law!READ MORE

comparison ABH Modern Renaissance, Viseart Petit Pro, New-Trals vs. Neutrals

Comparison! ABH Modern Renaissance, Viseart Petit Pro, New-Trals vs. Neutrals

From the benchmark palette to a travel friendly and one drugstore option, I give you all the highs and lows of three warm-toned, reddish eyeshadow palettes. We’ll have a veeery close look at the Anastasia Beverly Hills Modern Renaissance, Viseart Petit Pro and Makeup Revolution New-Trals vs Neutrals and see how they’re similar or differ and if any shades are downright dupes.READ MORE

try a cushion if you hate foundation

Why you should try a cushion if you hate foundation

I’m maybe a tad weird, but I love using cushion foundations, althouuuuuuuugh I don’t love all the things they’re purportedly great for. I’m not really into the glowy foundation thing, and I never use cushions on the go, so why are they great? Happy you ask! (I’ve got answers, and some recommendations for you.)READ MORE