Monthly Archives: June 2019

Let it go…

14 days…14 days till my New Year starts aka my Birthday. And I should wait until that day arrives so I can open a new chapter (such a cliche of an expression!), leave all that has to be forgotten in … Continue reading

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Concealer week – Sisley Phyto-Cernes Eclat & Tom Ford Emotionproof

Since I’m on the hunt for the best in make up anyway, I decided to get organized and dedicate a week or possibly longer to eye concealers. If I have one major issue that I constantly have to correct, that … Continue reading

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Setting spray…Do you need it?

Yes, you do. If you’re looking for the best setting spray, look no further. This is it. I’ve been using the Glow Recipe Mist for a few weeks and it’s just divine. It has the most delicate and fine mist … Continue reading

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An ode to a feeling…

So life goes on, right?! Regardless of the difficulties or the painful situations you endure and you feel as time has stopped or it should, life keeps on going as the countdown is active. And sometimes those painful and time … Continue reading

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Regular vs Super

Ever since the invention of the Beautyblender, fashionistas and make up aficionados around the world like me ditched the brushes and started bouncing the pretty sponge on their faces when applying make up and specifically foundation. If you don’t know … Continue reading

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New brand to try…By Terry

A new brand I decided to try…Not new, but rather new to me although I have been using the Hydra translucent powder as well for a while. By Terry was born about 20 years ago and created by Terry de … Continue reading

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Flawless Two…the Japanese way…

2nd powder I picked up from Cle de Peau is the translucent loose powder which I was told has been discontinued from production. I completely understand why: it’s messy, I mean ridiculously so. It comes in a large round tub … Continue reading

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Flawless One…the Japanese way…

“You know, the Japanese women, they know their stuff”, she is intensely staring at me while convincingly giving me her best sales pitch. She continues talking excitedly and although I appreciate the effort, she clearly knows nothing about the particular … Continue reading

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I don’t need to fake it…

Another beautiful creation by La Prairie – the new and improved powder foundation. Unfortunately, “beautiful” only applies to the packaging and the price tag and I assume 43% of it probably went into the packaging. Gorgeous metal, sturdy casing with … Continue reading

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New foundation launch – 3 decades in the making

The world is in anticipation of Pat McGrath’s launch of her first foundation ever which has been developed supposedly for the last 3 decades. Coming in July. Yes, I’m on the waiting list… Pat McGrath has won my heart over … Continue reading

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Thought box…

“A year from now, you will wish you had started today” Karen Lamb

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The most expensive powder in the world…for connoisseurs only…

I’ve been a loyal La Prairie customer for years. We all know that I still consider the LP foundation to be the best in make up, both of them. Not to mention all of the skin care. I’m particularly fond … Continue reading

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“Everything…is never quite enough“

Dim the lights, set the volume to max, close your eyes and play this song…over and over…it’s been with me for a while and I only play it if I need a moment in loud silence to quiet down my … Continue reading

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New Year is coming…

Every year around this time I become a little restless. Predominantly because my Birthday is coming up – July 14th, yes, AKA Bastille day or The French Revolution, which carries no relevance to me or major significance in my life, … Continue reading

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Change is good…

I was having a great day today. I won a few arguments, I scolded a few people, I had a few espressos…and about midday, after I had already met with about 20 people, I realized that my top is slightly … Continue reading

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