Category Archives: Skin care

Chic February on the shelf

Last February has been a very lucky and fruitful month beauty-wise. I can happily say I’ve been satisfied by both skincare and make up and as you may have seen from the recent posts, I’ve had the chance to try … Continue reading

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Peter Thomas Roth Mini Mask Magic

It’s been a while since I touched the subject of face masks. I have a theory: depending on your skin type sensitivity and needs, every week you should deep cleanse and hydrate your complexion with a targeted mask. But whenever … Continue reading

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Winter skincare

Winter skincare is not only all about hydration and protection against cold weather. This is probably the best moment of the year when you can enjoy a brightening treatment, detoxify the skin, and enhance collagen production. My routine has been … Continue reading

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Exfoliating with Cane+Austin

Whenever you’re out of home, exfoliating may be a troubling step in your daily skincare routine. All the bottled products are in fact a bit heavy, space-consuming and tricky to travel with. As well as the big tin containing the … Continue reading

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A chic but cheap face cleanser

After a few shopping sprees I’ve recently done in both London and Milan, it’s now time to rein it in, so today I’ll show you a product that helped me save some money, although delivering very good quality. Before trying … Continue reading

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Valentine’s gift ideas

Valentine’s day – love it or hate it – is every year one more commercial date to push us all purchase and spend money, on the one side, while receiving some extra care on the other. I leave the pro … Continue reading

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Beauty in a pink tube

Beauty packaging can be enchanting. But not at all user friendly. Or on the contrary, it can be so easy and comfortable, that you may immediately want to purchase more, for the next occasion. Tubes are among the best beauty … Continue reading

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The Me-Time tag

While giving a look at the last updates on Netflix, and commenting on the ‘Me-time’ post, the lovely Jess asked me to join the tag, publishing my personal preferences/habits on this topic. Thanks a lot Jess! And here are the … Continue reading

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Chic January on the shelf

So the first month of this 2015 is now over and here you get the usual monthly update about the last beauty discoveries or the products I’ve been happily enjoying this January. It has been a very positive month here. … Continue reading

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The pure truth

Now that my oil serum for the face from REN passed away in peace, after a long and honored career, and a mutual love relationship for both of us, I’m using the Ole Henriksen’s Pure Truth Youth Activating Oil. A … Continue reading

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