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  • Korean Beauty │ The Face Shop 'The Solution' Firming Mask [Review]
    Korean Beauty │ The Face Shop 'The Solution' Firming Mask [Review]

    Hi, Sweeties! Happy Saturday!I haven't posted in the past three days, which is quite unusual for me, right? Two important things are happening that explain it. Firstly, I've started a fitness training program this week, which is taking up a lot of my free time, especially the hours I am supposed to be taking pictures for the blog, haha. Secondly, I'm already in a summer vacation mood!  I've been ...

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  • Nail Art │ Summer Manicure with Seahorses  [Nail Crazies Unite]
    Nail Art │ Summer Manicure with Seahorses [Nail Crazies Unite]

    Happy Sunday, lovelies!As we get ready to watch the Final match for the FIFA World Cup I thought to quickly share with you this week's manicure for the Nail Crazies Unite challenge. The prompt is "Sea Creatures", a very summery theme I'd say! I decided to create a manicure with seahorses and I hope you like it!Continue Reading

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  • Nail Polish │ OPI Grease Collection 2018 [Swatches and Review]
    Nail Polish │ OPI Grease Collection 2018 [Swatches and Review]

    Hello, my lovelies! How are you doing today?I am super excited because I have the OPI Grease Collection* 2018 swatches to share with you!! This gorgeous collection was recently released as an homage for the 40th anniversary of the emblematic movie! The colours are a limited edition and will be available for the next 3 months. Are you ready to get a fully GREASED ??? LOLContinue Reading

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  • Makeup │ Summer Look in Ochre, Orange and Bright Yellow [Monday Shadow Challenge]
    Makeup │ Summer Look in Ochre, Orange and Bright Yellow [Monday Shadow Challenge]

    (Défilez vers le bas pour le Français)Hello, lovelies! Happy Monday!I had a terrible week last week, and I really needed to take some time off this weekend. By time off I mean time to REALLY rest and do things that would help me relax. Saturday morning I took the time to do my nails properly. It's the first time in years that I'm wearing the same colour on both hands, LOL. Sunday was quiet and...

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  • Nail Art │ Silver Arabesques Nail Design [26 Great Nail Art Ideas]
    Nail Art │ Silver Arabesques Nail Design [26 Great Nail Art Ideas]

    Hello, lovelies! Happy weekend!Today the  "26 Great Nail art Ideas Challenge" prompts us to create a manicure with our  "Least favourite colour" and for the life of me I can't think of a colour I don't like!!  I know this sounds ridiculous, but while it is easy for me to spot the three colours I love most, there is none I truly dislike. I like the rest all equally!So I decided to tweak this ch...

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  • Empties │ The products I've used up recently vol. XXXI [Makeup & Skincare]
    Empties │ The products I've used up recently vol. XXXI [Makeup & Skincare]

    Hello, lovelies! Happy Friday!I'm very happy today because it's been a TERRIBLE week for me and I can't wait for the weekend. I really need to relax, sleep in (if the children allow), indulge in some self-pampering and maybe go to the movies. Nothing too fancy, but I really need to disconnect and have a break.The month of June ended without me having the occasion to share with you the products  I...

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  • Skincare │ Treating Skin Imperfections Gently with the new 'Sublimessence' Skincare by Reficis
    Skincare │ Treating Skin Imperfections Gently with the new 'Sublimessence' Skincare by Reficis

    Hello, sweeties! How are you today? I'm super happy, you know, when I talk about good skin care I can't hide or dissimulate my excitement, lol.I have recently had the pleasure to discover some of the newest products of the Swiss brand REFICIS. They've recently launched a new skincare range called "Sublimessence" that aims to treat skin imperfections gently, boost radiance and regenerate your ski...

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  • Makeup │Glam Look in Purple and Gold [Monday Shadow Challenge]
    Makeup │Glam Look in Purple and Gold [Monday Shadow Challenge]

    (Défilez vers le bas pour le Français)Hello, sweeties! Happy Monday!What a weekend that was! We spent the most delightful Saturday evening at the Open Air Opera Festival in Avanches. It was a perfect evening in every sense I could enjoy every minute of it and I'm so grateful for being able to appreciate such beautiful moments. The weather was perfect, the location so romantic as usual, the sho...

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  • Nail Art │ Galaxy Nail Design [Nail Crazies Unite]
    Nail Art │ Galaxy Nail Design [Nail Crazies Unite]

    Happy weekend, lovelies!Today is going to be a super Saturday! My hubby is taking me to the Open Air Opera concert in Avenches this evening! I am an opera lover and it's been so long since I went to the theatre (or anywhere really) to see one. In fact, this won't be exactly an opéra but a mix of famous opera Airs from different composers, interpreted by some of the greatest opera singers. I'm ree...

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  • Shopping my stash │Plum and Coral Makeup Look with Chanel
    Shopping my stash │Plum and Coral Makeup Look with Chanel

    Hello, lovelies! How are you today?It's time for a new edition of my "shopping my stash" challenge!  This month I've been playing with Chanel Quadra Eyeshadow #34 Eclosion, but before we get ther I'd like to share with you something that happened to me today.Something happened today, that was totally unexpected. I was working at home this morning when someone rang the bell. Let me tell you first...

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  • Makeup │Fairy-like Look in Lilac and Periwinkle [Monday Shadow Challenge]
    Makeup │Fairy-like Look in Lilac and Periwinkle [Monday Shadow Challenge]

    (Défilez vers le bas pour le Français)Hello, sweeties! Happy Monday!I hope the summer is treating you well! We couldn't ask for a better weather in Switzerland and we are certainly enjoying it.As every Monday, I have a new makeup look to show you! Today, the Monday Shadow Challenge propted us to use "Lilac" and "Periwinkle" shades. So, for today's look, I've created a colourful fairy-like lo...

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  • Nail Art │ Graffiti Nails [26 Great Nail Art Ideas]
    Nail Art │ Graffiti Nails [26 Great Nail Art Ideas]

    Hello, lovelies! Happy weekend!Today the  "26 Great Nail art Ideas Challenge" prompts us to create a "Graffiti" nail art. I wasn't sure what to do, and I haven't had time to paint my nails all week and I was ready to skip this challenge. Two hours ago, sadi to myself let's google graffiti nail art and see what can be doen. But all the cool designs I found were very sohpisticated and required free...

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  • Makeup │ Mauve, Blue and Duochorme Gold for the Sign of Cancer [Zodiac Makeup Challenge]
    Makeup │ Mauve, Blue and Duochorme Gold for the Sign of Cancer [Zodiac Makeup Challenge]

    Summer Time, and the living is eaaaasy! Well, not yet... I know, we are all dreaming, hoping, wishing for a summer break, I know! There are still a couple of weeks to go until school summer break begins in Switzerland. In the meantime, Let's enjoy the World Cup!!Today's is Argentina's second match and it's something I wouldn't miss for the World. As an expat, this is YET another opportunity to bat...

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  • Nail Art │ New nail art products from Born Pretty Store
    Nail Art │ New nail art products from Born Pretty Store

    Hello, sweeties! How are you today?I have three items from Born Pretty Store for review that are totally new for me: a superb Magnetic Nail Polish*, a two Gel Polish Remover Wraps* and a Double-end cuticle pusher*. Would you like to see how these items perform? Keep reading then!Continue Reading

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  • Makeup │Sultry Peacock Makeup Look [Monday Shadow Challenge]
    Makeup │Sultry Peacock Makeup Look [Monday Shadow Challenge]

    (Défilez vers le bas pour le Français)Hello, sweeties! Happy Monday!We had an AWESOME weekend! You know how I love meeting with friends and on Saturday we had a baptism. My hubby was godfather to his best friend's daughter and it was such a wonderful day. The weather was delicious, warm and breezy, the religious ceremony was intimate and lovely, the venue was amazing! You know when everything ...

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  • Makeup │Pastel yellow, Peach and Plum [Monday Shadow Challenge]
    Makeup │Pastel yellow, Peach and Plum [Monday Shadow Challenge]

    (Défilez vers le bas pour le Français)Hello, sweeties! Happy Monday!The weekends are getting more and more fun as the weather warms up! We spend such a fantastic Saturday afternoon and evening with friends, we always have such a blast with the godparents of my girl. Sunday was a little laid back, after brunching copiously (!) we rested, watched Harry Potter and I could write a little for my bl...

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  • Nail Art │ White Marble Nails [26 Great Nail Art Ideas]
    Nail Art │ White Marble Nails [26 Great Nail Art Ideas]

    Hello, lovelies! Happy Friday!Today is another busy Friday! But only the nice kind of busy ;)  we'll be out shopping all the afternoon. It's awesome, as the weather warms up the social appointments flourish, we have a late b-day party tomorrow, Sunday we'll probably go for a boat trip on the lake (depending on the weather), we have another birthday in the middle of next week, then a BBQ party nex...

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