It’s a beautiful place we went to this weekend, it’s got a high-end pool area and a restaurant, a wine celery and glamorous rooms to stay the night. Outside of the walls, it’s a village, the most left behind village you can ever imagine. I fed two dogs with something I bought from a place licensed to sell food to people and to be honest I was a bit afraid the dogs would be poisoned by that. I told my mother: 

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Preparing divine dorado fish with vegetables is what this post is all about. In the first recipe I’ll tell you about the amazing taste this sauce gives to the mahimahi, and in the second we’ll learn about the basil vinaigrette for the vegetable marinade. The recipe says “grilling” but I prefer the oven, since it’s healthier, so the pics will be a bit different from what they would have been if I had used the grill, but I vouch for the amazing taste! Continue Reading

Step 14. After having completed all the previous steps 

 

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Step 11. Now let’s switch to the eyes. In the second article of the series  (step 5), I suggested that you apply the Concealer Highlighter by It Cosmetics as base under the eyebrows. This is your first step when working on your eyes. 

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STEP 7. And we continue with our perfect makeup lessons. In the previous part of the series we began talking about powder and we applied light diffusing powder in order to secure the highlighting concealer under the eyes. Now it’s time to apply powder to the entire face, for instance this one:

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STEP 4 –concealer: I suggest you use the  Perfecting stick concealer Long Lasting by Shiseido. It contains a high amount of pigment, from where I stand it’s a lucky formula that is efficient in camouflaging discoloration, unevenness, spots and other flaws. It has a prominent creamy consistency but does not generate that greasy look we all hate so much, moreover it blends seamlessly into the skin. If the skin under your eyes is very dry-you need to hydrate it very well before applying the concealer. And more: if you have visible wrinkles under your eyes-the greasy effect might occur, so you should use this concealer on your face,  while those who have relatively smooth skin under their eyes can  apply it on that area as well. Continue Reading

Step 1. Apply DAX Cashmere Secret Glam Smoothing and Illuminating Base Primer. It’s a gel that will have the foundation spread evenly over it, while the skin remains smooth and silky. Continue Reading

It was quite a task for me to find a face cream that would actually hydrate my skin and at the same contain only natural components. My skin is dry. After several failed attempts I decided to settle for AnnMarie Borlind. Not all but most of its ingredients are natural. And many of her products actually work. Continue Reading

A couple of months ago, I decided to give Kiehl’s a try and I wrote several posts on the topic. I’ve been using these products since and now I can give you an informed opinion on their long-term effect on your skin. Continue Reading

A person shouldn’t do something out of obligation, if you’re gonna do it, do it because you want it. That’s an important rule I try to follow in life. And I did want a fashion blog, and then, everything that comes along with it like photo shoots, not being able to go somewhere without thinking “oh wait I need to take a thousand pics of myself being here first so I can choose one that’s just right and then I’ll enjoy the rest of whatever it is I went there to do”. Continue Reading