Faves and Fail(s) for June/July 2017

I'm a bit late in getting this out but I've just got back from a glorious week in Malta! First in my favourites in an absolute winner: the Urban Decay Velvetizer I don't know how I'll live without this fine, mattifying mix-in powder. I've used it as both a mix in with foundation powder as … Continue reading Faves and Fail(s) for June/July 2017

Salon review: Perfect Brows & More, Zurich

Meet 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 … Continue reading Salon review: Perfect Brows & More, Zurich

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 … Continue reading Brushes That Make Your Products Go Further? Oval Brush Review

Luzern: Blue Balls Festival

Luzern’s annual music festival takes place this year from 21 – 29 July at the KKL near the train station. This year’s artists include, Macy Gray, Walking on cars, Xavier Naidoo, Peter Doherty and many more! Tickets sell out fast, so be sure to book yours on http://www.starticket.ch now before its all sold out! Check … Continue reading Luzern: Blue Balls Festival

Beauty box review: Sophistiqué.

The SOPHISTIQUÉ beauty box launched recently offering five high-end quality cosmetic products in original or travel size.  The box that it comes in is lovely, with the products nestled between two silky pillows along with the info booklet and a welcome card. Unlike Pink Box and similar monthly beauty boxes, this quarterly luxury box costs CHF75.00. … Continue reading Beauty box review: Sophistiqué.

Rapperswil: Blues’n’Jazz Festival

June 29–July 2, 2017 Four days, three stages with Lake Zurich providing a beautiful background; all this and more to be found at the 2017 blues’n’jazz Festival. This year's headline acts are Bob Geldof, Jan Delay and Bernese band Züri West. Along with the Swiss artists, international musicians regularly perform at blues’n’jazz and this year … Continue reading Rapperswil: Blues’n’Jazz Festival