Cleansers series: for everyday gentle care

We are back with the last part of the cleansers series. Today I am going to talk about the most wide category of cleansers, which I can define as creamy, gentle cleansers for everyday use. I have been looking for a nice morning cleanser, nothing too harsh or striping. I like to use this kind of cleansers to remove extra oil after night and to prepare my skin for the day. Here is what I have tried so far: (I think I have found The One:) ).

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Real Dupes? Nars Velvet Lip Pencil vs Maybelline Color Drama

Happy Sunday! 🙂 After a long and tough week finally I have some free time to write about makeup – hooray! I have finally got my hands on the Maybelline Color Drama lip pencils, which are supposed to be the exact dupes for Nars Velvet Lip Pencils. Are they that similar?,- I was asking myself… Here is what I think:) Continue reading

Review: NARSissist Dual-Intensity palette

When NARS launched their Dual-Intensity eyeshadows I was very eager to try, but I’m not a fan of individual eyeshadows, and, on top of that, they’re way too expensive. So when they came up with this Dual-Intensity palette, my «heavy breathing» started. It has a beautiful selection of colors to create various looks and, obviously, is a value deal.

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Cleansers series: Cleansing balms

Today’s post is the continuation of the Cleansers Series that started with the post about LUSH natural cleansers. Now it is time to talk about very popular cleansers: cleansing balms. It seems like almost every brand is trying to launch its more natural and more effective version to cleanse the skin. Accompanied by muslin clothes, cleansing balms represent a rather luxurious way to treat your skin everyday. Here are some of them after a proper testing:

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M&M’s Best of Beauty 2014

Last day of the year is the time to draw conclusions and, in our case, talk about our best beauty bits of 2014! In the majority of the categories it was very easy to choose a winner, and we even have been rather unanimous in some areas:) So, here is our ultimate 2014 Best of Beauty List! Continue reading