Category: The Magic

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Holidaze – Part 1 – The Glitz

I sometimes get crazy ideas. This look was created by layering the colours next to each other. I was inspired by all the jewel tones from the two palettes I bought. I wanted to keep the colours “pure”, and see how bright I could get them for the camera.

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Holidaze – The Palettes

It’s that time of the year where it’s socially acceptable to wear glitter and to buy tons of makeup (that includes eyeshadow palettes). I’ve indulged in both! I’ve bought myself two new palettes and turned up the glitteratty factor, all in the name of Makeup LOVE.

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Supermodel Street Style

So it had to happen sooner or later. Having fun with clothes is always behind ever beauty shoot because I love the combination of makeup and clothes, I love how they play off each other. Working with Mathilde, I focused on clothes and explored the relationship between background, clothes and minimal beauty. Continue reading

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Girls of The Park

I decided it was time to get out of the studio and take a break from the glam looks that I tend to gravitate towards. I wanted to explore some summer looks. I also wanted to celebrate the hidden beauty of my hood, the Park, or Park X as some call it.
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Beauty Counter – Natural Makeup – Review

Last December, on a cold rainy day—like only this city can deliver—I was making my way to a PR meeting for Beauty Counter. The reason why I stepped out ? I was really excited because Beauty Counter is on a mission to make makeup and skincare that is safe. Natural makeup is such a unicorn, that I’m wondering what would actually have stopped me? Continue reading

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The Power of Natural Beauty

I’ve been a big fan of using natural oils for my skincare, and I like to buy them from small crafters, because they put so much passion and love into their products. The current one I had, was running out, and I wanted to try something different. So when Pip brought her Vanya Essential pots, I decided to give them a try.

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Face to Face With Carmen Carrera

It had to happen sooner or later, and it…. happened suddenly. I was going home, with nothing particular to do that week, and Cesar, my main squeeze photographer, texted me: “Do you want to shoot Carmen Carrera tomorrow evening?”-Hell yeah! That’s life! Things happen out of the blue. I barely had 24h to prepare for my first celebrity photoshoot!
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Scent & Poetry

Mother’s day is The day for perfume sales (yes, bigger than Christmas). The world of scent is probably the biggest money making  industry, ironically, it’s also the most poetic, where marketing teams crumble and the largest campaigns mean nothing, if the juice isn’t magical.
A beautiful perfume is a perfect unicorn. It’s also a matter of taste, and whether it’s for your mom, or for yourself, I’m sharing my fave unicorns.
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The Art of Exfoliating

Finding the right products for your own personal skincare routine can be challenging with all the different options available out there. So I decided to share my experiences with exfoliating lotions. These dermatological marvels help to keep flakyness at bay so I can enjoy my foundations all year!

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