Vacationing in Malta

Our first visit to Malta turned out to be so much more than we expected!! While we were planning on lazy days at the seaside with perhaps the odd tour here and there, we quickly became engrossed in the country’s rich and colourful history and the many beautiful sites that Malta and its islands have to offer. It was so lovely, I just had to share a few photos and tips. Enjoy! Read More

Bubble mask testing

During my latest visit to Sephora at Manor in Zürich, I picked up a few masks, one of which being the *Earth Beauty Bubble Mask Sheet.

Feeling brave, I thought I would test the mask in an Instagram video, but being such a novice, I wasn’t aware the video could only be 60 seconds long – I’m certain that I’ve seen longer videos but I had no idea how to upload it. So, long story short, I downloaded the Windows Movie Maker program on my laptop and created a proper video. I must admit that I’m pretty chuffed with how it turned out, though I cringe at the sound of my  voice. Anyway, here goes… enjoy my first video product review! Read More

Salon review: Perfect Brows & More, Zurich

IMG_0952Meet Lejla Agusi, the talented beautician behind waxing and nail salon, Perfect Brows & More. At the tender age of 23, Lejla opened her salon in January 2015, conveniently located near the Quellenstrasse tram stop (trams 3, 4, 13 and  17). As the name suggests, Lejla and her partner, Philomena Anz, specialise in brow shaping and waxing as well as offering manicures, pedicures, permanent hair removal with Diodenlaser and other waxing services. Read More

Brushes That Make Your Products Go Further? Oval Brush Review

The oval brush trend was originally kicked off by the brand Artis. These ergonomically designed oval brushes are  shaped for ease of use with densly packed fibres which are meant to easily smooth on makeup. Rather than spend a small fortune on the expensive original Artis brushes (costing around USD360!), I found this affordable d upeat House of Beauty Schweiz, from London Pride. The  Oval Brushes Multipurpose Set, which contains 10 brushes (4 large oval, 4 small oval and 2 round) for just CHF39.95. Read More