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DIY LUSH Buffy inspired Lotion Scrub Bars – NEW RECIPE

Now that I’m 6 months older and a savvier DIYer, I decided to pay a visit to an old friend. I wanted to make a new batch of this shower favorite of mine. My original scrub bar only contained rice and almonds. Reading my own recipe, I realized I had actually picked up a bag …

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DIY ‘Chocolate Lovers’ Massage Bars {inspired by Lush Soft Coeur}

Chocolate, love and massages. All things you can’t get enough of? Have I got a recipe for you! It’s inspired by a Lush favorite: Soft coeur. Although it’s on the to buy list of many, very few people seem to get excited about the chocolate center. By incorporating the cocoa powder into the bar itself, …

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DIY Avocado Eye Cream {inspired by Kiehl’s Eye Treatment}

Kiehl’s should get a little flushed on the cheeks right about now. Their best-selling under-eye cream only has 2 main ingredients: Shea butter and avocado oil. Apart from a whole lot of ingredients I can’t pronounce. Shea butter and avocado oil do a great job in moisturizing the fragile skin underneath your eyes. So you …

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My Daily Acne-busting Skincare Routine

I’ve been experiencing a first world skin problem lately: the fancy foundations I’ve been buying have been sitting on their shelf. I love my new found skincare routine so much because it works for both oily and dry skintypes. My skin is both. And not just your classic oily T-zone, dry cheeks situation. I get …

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DIY All natural Balayage Hair Highlights (step by step)

When I explain to people how I lighten my hair at home, it’s often followed by a slightly tilted head, a subtle dropped jaw and a silent pause. I guess the fact that I maintain my balayage hairdo with baking soda and hydrogen peroxide has to sink in a little for some people.

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DIY ‘Make me Shine’ and ‘Bronze me Beautiful’ Lotion Bars

I’ve found a new area to spring clean: my make up collection. I have a lot of broken and unwanted eye shadows that take up precious space. Space I could fill with new pretty make up! With all of this broken goodiness, I made 2 types of lotion bars. ‘Bronze me Beautiful’-bars for a sunkissed …

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Make your own Cleansing Grains + new recipe for combination skin!

…and it might already be in your kitchen! I have sensitive skin. All of my foundations start with zero, I get sunburned wearing SPF 50 and my skin always looks both oily and dry. Oh, and I’m also allergic to most products, which give me bright red spots. It was one of those allergic reactions …

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DIY Elf Lip Exfoliator inspired Scrub

The weirdest compliment I’ve ever gotten? That I look like Angelina Jolie. Trust me, I know I look nothing like a Hollywood celebrity. But it was someting about my lips, my complimentor said. I’m blessed with fairly plump lips. And I like to keep them soft and moisturized. When I first heard about a lip …

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Easy DIY | Laptop Tray – Keep your laptop (and legs!) comfy

I don’t always go on Pinterest. But when I do it’s for several hours straight. And usually my laptop is on my lap the whole time. Not a very comfortable position for my laptop nor my legs! That’s why I decided to build my own laptop tray, so now I have my own ‘lap desk’.

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Dupe Alert! Under Eye Concealer

  The first under eye concealer I ever used was the Clinique Airbrush Concealer. I was instantly hooked. And when I heard that it was one of Lisa Eldridge’s favorites, I felt like quite the professional. The only downside is the price. It’s definitely in the high end price point… So in my search for …

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