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Beauty Blogger

Beauty blogger in Milan, Italy writing about makeup, skin care, fragrances and spa experiences. Collaborations include MAC Cosmetics, La Mer, Sephora, Salvatore Ferragamo, Marc Jacobs and more.

My Burberry Blush in Milan

My Burberry Blush in Milan

Burberry brought to Milan the London garden that inspired their latest My Burberry fragrance iteration: My Burberry Blush. Together with the garden, they brought to Milan also Lily James, the British actress that is the face of My Burberry fragrances. Lily James at the Burberry event in Milan My Burberry Blush opens with glazed pomegranate and vibrant lemon. Delicate rose petal notes…

Summer Skincare

Skin care products for summer should be light in texture and offer more hydration than ever. While in winter the skin gets dry because of the cold, in summer the prolonged sun exposure damages the skin tissues. Here is a list of my favorite products for summer that will help you get that a perfect summer glow. 

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Under The Italian Sun

Throughout the summer months, I am always eager to show some skin and get my tan on. This summer I decided that I want to prevent my skin from dryness and sunburn, as I always do, as well as gain an effortlessly bronzed glow that lasts. However, when I looked under my sink, where my mountain of bottled hair and…

perfect fragrances for travel

Traveling the World through a symphony of Scents

In preparation for our beloved summer months, everyone’s goal is to make memories that will be cherished forever during this time. And the biggest memory trigger of all: scents. We all have certain scents that bring us back to a happy time or a favorite place. Below is a list of this season’s high-end perfumes that will help you decide…

World Oceans Day

June 8, is World Oceans Day and it came just perfect that the art collective of my neighborhood Artkademy had just repainted the walls for this season, giving me a perfect background to celebrate this day. This year’s theme according to the UN is  “Our oceans, our future”, get informed here.  Graffiti by Korvo aka Korvuz Korax World Oceans Day One of…

Gucci Color Collection

Gucci Color Collection

Gucci Spring Summer 2017 Makeup Collection Color Collection  During the summer season, it is important to remember the value behind having a variety of color in your wardrobe. However, not letting the cosmetic aspect of this idea be forgotten, Gucci decided to take the unique and vibrant colors from their fashion archives and bring them back to life through their…

Spring Beauty

It is that time of the year when the beauty routine needs a change. Adding some new colors of lipstick, starting using sunscreen and getting a glowing face through new highlighters is how I have started.  Here are some of the newly released Spring products that I love. Feel free to share with me your favorites as well. 

Kat Von D Favorite Makeup Products

Being a makeup lover and living in Italy sometimes is difficult. Beauty brands don’t launch here at the same time they launch everywhere else. Eventually, beauty brands start planning their Europe domination and we finally have access to them. For example, I still buy Carmex and Burt’s Bees products only in the UK, and a few years back I ‘d get…

Narciso Rodriguez Fleur Musc

Narciso Rodriguez Fleur Musc

A few fashion brands have managed to create a cult following of their fragrances as big as the following of their style, and Narciso Rodriguez is one of them. The fragrance line has had a winning formula presenting the notes of musk in different ways for each scent.  For this Spring the new release is Narciso Rodriguez Fleur Musc, a soft but…

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Head & Shoulders Smooth and Silky

All winter I tried to do different hairstyles to the hair with the latest hair trend: braids. The main problem was dandruff, a scalp condition that I never had before living in Milan. One evening I shared this problem among friends and we reached to the conclusion that the smog levels in Milan, and the fact that we have always focused…

vivetta backstage

Vivetta Colorful Lips

Backstage at Vivetta there was a happy atmosphere. Models were rocking their colorful lips done by the amazing MAC Cosmetics team. It was really a daring look if you think this was the runway show for a Fall-Winter collection and that the clothes were already colorful. But daring is what people are in the beauty industry because being boring isn’t an option. …

Spring Summer 2017 Fragrances

Spring Fragrances

When spring knocks on the door it is time to switch wardrobe, makeup, and fragrances. If you are a fragrance collector like me, the latter will be on the top of your list. But if one fragrance at a time is how you roll, then here you have 9 new Spring 2017 fragrances to choose from. This time I’ve also included…