The 6 mini Summer Handbags I am obsessed with

Some are new, some are old. Some are luxury, some are really affordable. Find a cute photo album from my bedroom, showing you my favourite mini handbags that I haven't stopped using all Summer. Directly from my wardrobe to your screen, keep scrolling to take a look! Ruched Bag I got this beauty on Shein. … Continue reading The 6 mini Summer Handbags I am obsessed with

Trend Report: FW21

I am bringing you what are the trends for Fall / Winter 2021 so you can make the most out of those new garments. What works for me is to pay special attention to colors, silhouettes and bend towards pieces that can be layered in colder months.

Summer 2021 Outfits, 5 playful looks from SHEIN

It was about time! After 3 years living in Toronto, I have acquired some Summer dresses to add to my wardrobe. As I've been focused on putting together my Fall Winter outfits all of these years as I had plenty of Summer friendly clothing coming from Panama, I've been using the same hot weather outfits … Continue reading Summer 2021 Outfits, 5 playful looks from SHEIN

Converse x Kim Jones Collab, I am obsessed

My dear readers, totally unrelated but necessary to uncover, life caught up with me this past week and this post, unlike all the others, wasn't planned. Please allow me to be real for one second, I am that kind of person that has many projects, hobbies and meetings going on at the same time and … Continue reading Converse x Kim Jones Collab, I am obsessed

Diagnosing my Chronic Bloating? Updates

It’s been 6 months since I posted here about my chronic bloating condition (click to read) and 1 year since I’ve completely cut gluten and lactose out of my diet (plus many other trigger foods like onions, garlic, carbonated drinks, chewing gum… the list goes on). Unfortunately, despite a year of highs and lows, I … Continue reading Diagnosing my Chronic Bloating? Updates

Purple Hair for Summer: trying another shade of hair makeup

I have committed to make this Summer colorful. Colorful makeup, colorful clothing, colorful ideas and colorful hair all along. I want to look like a mermaid. There, I said it.Now, going back to my post damage-free colourful dyed hair where I showed you the different products available in the market to achieve this look, I … Continue reading Purple Hair for Summer: trying another shade of hair makeup

Summer De-Bloating Delicious Smoothie

Another day, another delicious Summer drink. Today I am posting my delicious go-to smoothie for de-bloating my belly and refreshing my mornings. This smoothie is so delicious you will want to drink it everyday. Ingredients 1 cup blueberries2 cups pineapplesMint ( add to your taste)Splenda (add to your taste, try the pineapple first)Water 1 1/2 … Continue reading Summer De-Bloating Delicious Smoothie

Body Contouring with Self Tanner Tutorial

I am a firm believer that any body is Summer body. I am also a believer that any harmless beauty trick that can boost my confidence is welcomed in my life. Summer weather has arrived sooner than expected so I decided to try this technique I found on the internet to achieve that hot bod … Continue reading Body Contouring with Self Tanner Tutorial

Gisou review after 1 year: Is it worth the hype?

Hyped brands... you know how I feel about them. Expectations are always high and high expectations tend to become higher disappointments (sometimes). More are the hype brands I review that are just OK than the ones I feel live up to their internet famous name.

My Favorite Face Sunscreens For Under Makeup

For my face, I don’t usually use anything under SPF 50. Please note, adding up different products with UV protection DOES NOT add up to a higher SPF. So be mindful when choosing a sun sun lotion, layering other products with SPF won’t do harm but it doesn’t give you more protection.

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

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