Beauty World at De Bijenkorf Amsterdam just raised the bar

Yesterday I was at the grand opening of the long awaited new beauty department at luxury department store De Bijenkorf. The so-called ‘Beauty World’ is part of the ‘Premium Experience Strategy’ of the Bijenkorf, to focus on, and expand their high end brands, exclusivity, top service and unique shopping experience. Beauty World lives up to that promise […]

Nugi for Coco-Mat

Last week I went to the product launch party of Nugi for Coco-Mat. Nugi, which means ‘undressed’ in Japanese, is a new brand of skin and hair care products and home fragrances that distinguishes itself by its simplicity and lack of unnecessary additives. Simplicity in packaging, and no additions of parabens, plastic, artificial colouring or mineral […]

Going organic with Apivita facial creams

I have decided to drastically change my lifestyle and be more conscious about what I eat and use on my skin. One example I already shared with you is the Pick Your Own farm where I get my fruit and vegetables. I like to know where my food comes from. I started visiting more organic […]

3 Beach beauty essentials

I have been trying out 3 new beauty products I got at Skins Cosmetics, and I am honestly thrilled. All three products are fabulous and a must-have to carry to the beach. As we get older, our skin gets thinner and I notice that I’m more sensitive to the sun and that I’m also getting […]

MAC making pretty collection

The MAC making pretty collection is too hard to resist. And even if you don’t need new brushes or powder, the packaging alone is enough reason to buy it. It’ll look gorgeous on your dressing table. I’m especially in love with the shimmer powder, in a nostalgic box with a big puff. It’s a limited […]

Koh Manicure-to-go and the Ring finger manicure trend

Last Sunday my best friend and I went into the city to catch up on the latest gossip and treat ourselves to some quality time together. We visited a thrift market, lunched outside and did some shopping. When we entered department store De Bijenkorf, we were lured to the newly opened Koh experience corner to […]

Nail polish to dye for

Have you seen the new Yves Saint Laurent limited edition La Laque Couture Tie Dye? Following the fashion trends of tie dyed fabrics, you will now also get to play with colour gradations on your nails. To get the effect you don’t shake the bottle like you usually do, but just dip and apply the […]