Rouge Rouge – in a red Ocean <3

  There’s something about the name of these lipstick that ‘had me at Hello’ – Rouge Rouge – right? Sounds like the mega cool girl in the xmen squat, or something… pulled me in, right when I saw these, I knew they were going to be special. The Rouge Rouge lipstick collection by Shiseido promises 16 of the most flattering shades of red. And I think it’s rather ballsy to launch a new bunch of reds (16!!!) in a red lipstick ocean. They HAVE to be great – to not pour water on top of water. And they REALLY are. I tried 3 shades – Ruby Copper, Bloodstone and Burning up – I loved two and really liked one. I think… Læs mere »Rouge Rouge – in a red Ocean <3

10 minutes office & work appropriate makeup look

My very first post on my new blog! UUugh! Soo exciting. Is of course my newest YouTube video, about how to create an appropriate office and work makeup look – as it is something that probably all of my friends have requested at this point. Makeup is fun and around to help us feel and look beautiful – in my opinion. And of course you can wear your makeup to (most) workplaces and meetings and whatnot, even though you do not work in the beauty industri. I believe the most common barrier to wearing makeup on a day to day basis is time. And then perhaps the fear of going over-board – and being ‘in appropriate. So here is my… Læs mere »10 minutes office & work appropriate makeup look

What is draping?

When a new (old) makeup trend surfaces – I most often am really excited to try it out. This one was definitely right up my alley – DRAPING. Which basically means to contour with blush. As I understand it’s a makeup technique that has it roots in the 80s disco era. The makeup look resembles the redness on your cheeks after dancing a lot. So it’s basically just blush all out! And i love it. And then adding highlight in bulks – to enhance your glow (sweat). So what’s not to like? I chose to ad a gradient lip – which has it roots in  the wonderful world of K-beauty. This makeup technique sort of goes hand in hand with… Læs mere »What is draping?