Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Rockability Summer Look: Aerosoles + Watermelon Dress

Rockability watermelon dress and Aerosoles sandals

According to the calendar, summer is fast approaching and it's time to get strapless, bare-legged and celebrate the good weather. Today, I'm bringing you my favorite rockability watermelon dress paired up with the yummiest pink sandals created by Aerosoles. An ideal look for a weekend escape, a picnic in Central Park, or a date night, this rockability number has been one of my most popular retro summer looks ever.

Look closely, because the sandals are extremely comfortable and the dress has a full 50s skirt with... pockets! Now that I have surely piqued your interest, hit the keep reading button to get all the juicy deets.

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Green Beauty Sneak Peek at Cosmoprof 2017

image with coffee and branches for cosmoprof 2017

Green beauty is living its golden age. Thanks to the consumer habits of the Millennial generation, brands are realizing that there is high demand for clean, natural and cruelty-free formulations that also work. 

I recently attended a sneak peek event of Cosmoprof North America 2017, one of the most important professional beauty events worldwide. I was able to meet and greet a few selected green and eco-conscious brands that will exhibit their products in the Discover Green Leaf category. Cosmoprof 2017, which will take place in Las Vegas between July 9th-11th, is THE beauty event of the year for editors, influencers, and professionals, so I'm sure that you'll hear a lot about these brands in the upcoming months.

Do you want to know which are the next big players in the natural beauty arena? Keep reading!

Friday, June 9, 2017

Naot Sara Sandals: Glam Comfort in Southampton

naot gold sara sandals on the beach

Looking for a day trip to escape the hustle and bustle of New York in fashion and comfort? That was my dilemma last Memorial Weekend, when my budget definitelly didn't allow me to pay for a hotel night. So I decided to jump on a bus and discover the Hamptons. Plus, as we finally had something similar to a sunny weekend, I was finally able to test-drive the Naot Sara gladiator sandals, which promised comfort in every situation. Little did the guys at Naot know when they sent me a sample that when I put their shoes to test, I take it seriously!

Do you want to learn more about my adventure at Southampton and my experience with the Naot Sara sandals? Keep reading!

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Security Master: An App to Shop Memorial Deals Safely

Memorial Weekend is quickly approaching, and I for one am especially excited about the upcoming sales (Uniqlo, here I go!). However, I have always been extra careful with my online data, especially when splurging online. Aside from using a debit card that I have designated just for online shopping and that has a limited amount of money, I always like make sure that I am splurging safely.
Security Master is a new free app that has just launched today, and I thought it would be interesting to share the information that I received as many of us like to hunt for bargains on our smartphones. With the recent worldwide hack, I think this is a good moment to think about Internet safety, to be honest!

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Review: 100% Pure Bamboo Blur Tinted Moisturizer

If you're looking for a non-toxic lightweight foundation with good coverage in time for the summer, you'll certainly like the latest launch by 100% Pure: The Bamboo Blur Tinted Moisturizer.

The Product

This wonderful lightweight makeup keeps skin hydrated and supple using fruit and mineral pigments to subtly enhance your natural skin tone. An Instagram filter in a bottle, the 100% Pure Bamboo Blur Tinted Moisturizer offers a divine, soft-focused look by using bamboo silica to make natural light works its magic. 

Monday, May 22, 2017

Carvel Limited Edition Cookie Butter Ice Cream

 'Tis that time of the year when we get to discover new and exciting seasonal ice cream flavors. If you like cookie butter and ice cream, this one is for you. Carvel, aka America's Freshest Ice Cream, has decided to join forces with Lotus Biscoff, a well-known European staple cookie with coffee, to create a new flavor innovation: Carvel's Cookie Butter Soft Ice Cream

Available for a limited time until May 28, it is simply so yummy that the masterminds behind Carvel should consider making it a permanent addition to their line. 

Spoiler alert: If you continue reading this article, you'll experience extreme sweet cravings for a long period of time. Readers' discretion is advised.

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Tu Es Belle: Mother's Day Gifts To Celebrate Her Beauty

If you're looking for a memorable gift for Mom, you are lucky: There are some amazing options out there that celebrate Mom's inner and outer beauty. 

In this selection, we've scoured some wonderful options created by both indie and commercial brands to match every single budget. Let's admit it: Although the best gifts are those which don't come with a price tag, Mom will surely appreciate a little reminder of how beautiful you think she is.

Friday, May 12, 2017

Mother's Day Gift Ideas under $100: Bonne Vivante

If you're looking for the perfect gift to pamper Mom under $100, you've come to the right place. This selection includes nine perfect Mother's day gifts to pamper your mom with some good living.

Good living?, you may ask. Yes, you read right. The French use the expression "bon vivant" to refer to those who enjoy the good things in life. With this idea in mind, we've scoured some of the finest items under $100 that will surprise Mom with something exclusively picked for her, that she will not need to share with anybody else. Are you ready to join our bonnes vivantes club?

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Organic Chic: Gifts for Mother's Day

Are you looking for the perfect organic gift for Mom? Don't go any further! We've curated a selection of the best all-natural products available in the green market, just in time to pamper Mom with a really special gift. Ready, set... shop!

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Mother's Day Gift Guide: Options for the Foodie

table with food for mother's day gifts

Finding the perfect gift in time for Mother's Day can be a bit of a challenge, considering how many options we are bombarded with on a daily basis. To me, saying 'thank you' to mom deserves a well-thought gift that will give her a bit that "me-time" that she deserves so badly. Mothers always put the needs of others first, and I think that Mother's Day is the perfect moment to give her an excuse to treat herself. 

That is why I have created a Mother's Day Gift Guide to honor the foodie that gave you life. Enjoying the finest pleasures of life is an art that should be encouraged, as having a bit of respite in our hectic lives is not only good for the body, but also for the mind. In this guide for every budget, you'll find the perfect gifts for that Mom who enjoys food and has a refined taste. We hope you enjoy our mouth-watering selection!