Last week I picked up a box of charcoal pore strips from Action. The charcoal pore strips are from Alvira Skin Essentials: a skincare line that offers a extensive range of affordable products for beautiful and healthy-looking skin. Also good to know is that the complete line is dermatologically tested and largely free of parabens.
I heard a lot of good things about charcoal pore strips and after watching so many YouTube videos about it, I just had to try it myself. Especially with having combination skin I regularly get unpleasant surprises from blackheads that keep popping up on my nose. The charcoal pore strips from Alvira Skin Essentials claim to remove blackheads and cleanse pores. I’m very anxious to see if this product works.
While most shopping malls just offer top brands and good food, Dubai definitely takes the shopping experience to the next level. From an underwater zoo to an indoor ski area. Nothing is too crazy for the extravagant shopping malls of Dubai. Here is my top 5 shopping malls you should absolutely visit when you are in Dubai.
Today I’m reviewing one of The Body Shop’s best sellers: the Vitamin E Moisture Cream. I’ve been using this product for a while now so it’s time to share my experience. I have combination skin which means that I mostly have dry skin except for my T-zone. The lightweighted Vitamin E Moisture Cream promises to protect the skin and locks in moisture for 48 hours of hydration without leaving the skin greasy. I will also be reviewing the Vitamin E Eye Cream that I’ve been using as well. The Vitamin E Eye Cream is supposed to hydrate the delicate skin around the eyes and help reduce fine lines and dark circles. According to The Body Shop both products are suitable for all skin types. Well, that all sounds very promising. But can these products live up to their promises? Let’s find out.
Tomorrow it is Valentine’s Day again. The most romantic day of the year when you show your loved onces how much you appreciate them. Some people still get really excited for V-Day, while others think of it as nothing more than just shameless commercialism. Why wait for that one day a year to show your affection to the one you love? Of course you should do that every single day but then again there’s nothing wrong with showing that a little extra on Valentine’s Day. If you’re planning to celebrate Valentine’s Day tomorrow but you’re not sure what to do yet, I have ten lovely Valentine’s Day date ideas for you.
Sometimes all you need is a good old lighthearted romantic comedy. Whether you’re planning on watching one alone or with your boyfriend, here’s my list of 7 Best Romantic Comedies streaming on Netflix right now.
Happy World Nutella Day to all Nutella lovers! That’s right, today isn’t just like any other day. It is World Nutella Day! On this annual holiday millions of Nutella fans across the world celebrate their love for the famous chocolate-hazelnut spread. So spread a thick layer of Nutella on a slice of bread or grab a spoon and eat Nutella straight out of the jar. Either way, today you don’t have to feel quilty about eating too much Nutella. In honor to celebrate World Nutella Day I have a delicious recipe for Nutella Puff Pastry Hearts that I would like to share with you. This recipe only requires three ingredients and includes warm puff pastry and melty Nutella. Hmmm, that sounds like the perfect winter comfort food to me!
What better way is there to capture your precious memories than by collecting them into a scrapbook? I have always wanted to do something creative with our pictures so I decided to make a romantic scrapbook of our first five years together. In those five years we made a lot of memories and of course tons of pictures. First I started by buying a very large album, sorting out all our pictures and gathering as many craft supplies as I could get. But then, how do you start scrapbooking? Making each page creative can be quite a big challenge. Honestly, it took me a lot of work but overall I really enjoyed creating this scrapbook. The best part was reliving those good old memories together with my boyfriend.
You can make a scrapbook for any occassion you want. For example you can make one of your vacation or perhaps of your baby’s first year. Holidays, birthdays and weddings are also very popular scrapbook themes. If you’re considering to make a scrapbook for the love of your life but don’t know where to start, I have 20 romantic scrapbook ideas for you that will help you out.
As the season changes and the temperature rises, I always like to switch up the dark colours in my closet for bold and brighter ones. The spring/summer fashion trends 2018 are all about colours, patterns and prints! With this in mind I’ve selected several items to give you an idea on how to incorporate these fashion trends into your own wardrobe. All pieces are from ZARA and if you like you can shop them right away.
Nothing brings foodies together like good food. That absolutely showed at the Foodies Breakfast that I took part in yesterday. It was the first edition of this event where foodies come together to eat and share stories about their love for food. I’ve met a lot of interesting new people and I enjoyed hearing about how some of them already managed to turn their hobby into a succesfull business.
Now that Christmas break is over and duty calls again, maintaining a healthy lifestyle can be quite a challenge. Especially when you have a job that forces you to sit at your desk most of the day. Taking quick walks to the restroom or the coffee machine every hour will help you to stay active at work. Still those busy mornings, long meetings and afternoon brainstorm sessions can really drain your energy. Instead of grabbing sugary snacks that will actually drain your energy even more, try choosing healthy snacks from now. Here’s a list of ten healthy snacks that will boost your energy levels so you can stay productive all day long.