Armpits Detox: Here’s why I stopped wearing deodorant

This is probably the first taboo topic I’ve ever written in this blog. Some of you must be reading this and thinking I went too far this time with my need to change beauty routine and toxic habits (yes, I think using deodorant was a toxic habit for me). Well, first please allow me to … Continue reading Armpits Detox: Here’s why I stopped wearing deodorant

Dairy Free Piña Colada Recipe

Your smoothie girl is back with another delicious and bloating friendly drink. On a trip to the groceries store I was getting the ingredients for a dairy-free butter chicken recipe which included coconut cream.Now, I had never used coconut cream so when I opened the can I was pleasantly surprised by how thick and creamy … Continue reading Dairy Free Piña Colada Recipe

Glass Hair Tutorial: How to get glass hair

https://www.tiktok.com/@andreita.tropical/video/6956356052283641093?lang=en&is_copy_url=0&is_from_webapp=v1&sender_device=pc&sender_web_id=6956358158642562565 Glass skin, glass hair, glass nails... It seems that looking like a glass doll is the Beauty trend of 2021. And I am here for it. If you don’t know what glass hair is, glass hair is a very shiny and smooth hair, frizz-less to say the least. For a reference, short -haired Kim … Continue reading Glass Hair Tutorial: How to get glass hair

3 Outfits Styling Wide Leg Trousers

As we slowly come back into the routine and many of us are back into the office I wanted to slowly come back with my styling posts as well. Now that we are so used to joggers and hoodies, what a better piece to style that some lazy, slouchy trousers. These trousers are a proud … Continue reading 3 Outfits Styling Wide Leg Trousers

Damage-Free Dyed Colorful Hair

When I decided that I'd like to achieve a mermaid look for Summer, the first thing on my mind was the fact that I was not going to commit to it, nor my hair color nor my hair health. That's when I found about hair makeup, hair color spray, hair color wax, hair chalk, color depositing masks, color depositing shampoos and permanent dye shampoos...

Tantouring Tutorial: Semipermanent Contour for Summer

My makeup free look levels up thanks to this technique. It takes less than 15 minutes to apply, 1 to 3 hours to dry and the results last 1 week. One week that I save time in the morning by just applying a bb cream or... nothing if you may.

Matcha Latte with Strawberry on Glass Mason Jar

Strawberry Matcha Latte Recipe

I bet you already started craving iced drinks now that Spring has arrived. I am on the same boat but I am also on the boat that wants to save money so grabbing a Starbucks on my way to work everyday is just not feasible. What is it about us millennials and our fancy ass … Continue reading Strawberry Matcha Latte Recipe

The 3 Korean Skincare Products that have changed my skincare game

If you are into skincare, you know that Korean skincare runs in another league, way ahead of Western skincare products. It's been a year since I started taking my skincare game serious and it has evolved a lot since then. If you read my previous post My “The Ordinary” Skincare – Updated you know that … Continue reading The 3 Korean Skincare Products that have changed my skincare game

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Indie Makeup Looks

On this post I am showing you 3 indie makeup looks I created. I found the trick is to choose bold colors and creating a different eyeliner shape than what you’d normally choose. And don’t forget the freckles! The cutest the final look the better.

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Fake Freckles Makeup Tutorial Video

I am here to bring you a tutorial on how I create natural looking freckles and what product I used to make them stay flawlessly on my face during an entire day.

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Dairy-Free Matcha Latte

Depending on the brand, this antioxidant-packed drink can be quite a luxury. A luxury I will be willing to pay because I've been feeling great these past days and the only thing that has changed in my routine is replacing coffee for matcha

Athflow Fashion – 3 Loungewear Aesthetic Outfits

Fashion has and will always move around social events and there was no exception with the 2020 pandemic. Loungewear was popular among the Gen Zs before the lockdowns started but many of us millennials (who had been in the professional landscape enough time to have a work-to-party kind of wardrobe) were not aware of how amazing can be Netflix and chilling ...

I tried the “indestructible tights” – Sheertex Review

Even though I love black tights, I find myself having to decide each morning if I am willing to take the risk. From my experience, ripping my tights in the middle of the day is highly probable and this usually grants an “improvised” visit to the dollar store. Lucky for you, I am here to spend the money before you do, and tell you all about it. Here my review...

My New Book Obsession – A Book series for the beginning of Spring

The last couple of years have been a little bit exhausting for me. I burnt out on 2019 and received the year of 2020 feeling exhausted and then, you know what happened in 2020...Needless to say, when I was creating my 2021 resolutions I decided that this year is going to be a year of … Continue reading My New Book Obsession – A Book series for the beginning of Spring

My Lactose Free Oatmeal Chai Latte Recipe

Oat milk has become widely popular because it's thick, it doesn't leave after taste and it is SO yummy. I decided to try it for this recipe. Warning: it is mind blowing!

My Lactose Free Vanilla Latte Recipe

Steps - Pour almond milk and froth the milk (going up and down until it's frothed...

Skims Shapewear Review – Before and After

Shapewear has been a well-known territory for me since I was 15 years old, right when I started attending quinceaños which meant that using gowns was a weekly requirement. I've mentioned my early use of solution wear before and often get surprised reactions. There's definitely a taboo behind it. I believe some women think that … Continue reading Skims Shapewear Review – Before and After

Living with Bloating

I hope this helps someone that is going through the same. Stay safe and stay healthy. It's been quite a ride... It all started a year ago, my clothes were not fitting me and no matter how well I ate and how much exercise I did, my belly was always bloated.

Korean Lips Tutorial

By watching K-dramas, I noticed that Koreans do their makeup flawlessly and it's very important for them that it looks as natural as possible. Needless to say that they believe skincare comes before makeup and that the secret of achieving a great makeup look is having a healthy skin (something I talk about a lot in this blog).