Beauty

Skincare

THE BEAUTY LESSONS THAT CHANGED MY LIFE

I've had my fair share of beauty challenges over the years, but one of the main perks of getting older is really mastering your skincare and make-up routine, right? So here goes: the most important beauty lessons that literally changed my life for the better, including embracing your skin tone, my fave trick to avoid icky dry spots, the best advice I ever got from a dermatologist, and my no. 1 product!

TIP OF THE DAY: PRETTY LITTLE THINGS

You guys already know about my slight obsession with all-natural beauty products, so I'm always (overly?) excited whenever I come across an all-natural alternative for products you use on a daily basis...

MY WINTER BEAUTY SURVIVAL TIPS

As someone who's, ahem, blessed with a very sensitive skin, colder temperatures don't exactly bring out the best in me. And because itchy dry spots and a dull skin are the worst I always up my skincare game a little bit as soon as the weather becomes dreary and unpredictable.

STOP WASHING YOUR FACE

Okay, so this might sound a bit crazy, but I recently stopped washing my face and noticed the biggest difference...

MY TOP-3 LONDON TREATS

One of my favourite things to do abroad is try out local indulgences. Sure enough, it's real nice to get a massage or eat cake at home, but when you're abroad it just takes it to the next level.

MY DAILY MAKE-UP ROUTINE

Let's be honest here: applying make-up is probably the most gratifying in the morning, when it allows you to (kind of) disguise dark circles and other imperfections that come with never ever getting those recommended 8 hours of sleep.

MY NATURAL SKIN BEAUTY FAVES

While I'm all for the occasional full-face make-up look, with a dramatic smokey eye or a bright lip, on a daily basis I'm mostly hung up on beauty products that make my skin look like a better version of itself.

MY FAVORITE AT-HOME PEDICURE

'Tis the season of open-toe footwear, and while we're all grateful that our feet can finally breathe again it can feel a little daunting to have regular outdoor pedicures.

MY 5 FAVORITE BEACH PRODUCTS

As much as I love a more tropical climate and relaxing at the beach, my fair sensitive skin definitely needs some extra attention on vacation.

La Solution 10

As you probably already know I have a weak spot for Chanel beauty products. I mostly use the make-up range as I can’t stand strong fragrances in skincare products. 

Me Time: the Parisienne beauty treatment

I’m very passionate about me-time and stressing down in my everyday life. 

My winter skin savers

I’m back in my hometown Antwerp and, like every year, the cold weather and freezing temperatures are playing havoc with my skin.

My top 5 All Natural Beauty Products

I love all natural products for my face and body. Our skin absorbs everything little thing you put on it so I’m always very careful with it.

How to: create a spa at home

Everyone experiences stress at some point in their lives, whether that’s due to an exam, work or relationships, or we simply have too much going on.

Vacation beauty favourites

Hello from Bali!!! The weather is just amazing here: sun, sun and again SUN. Aaargh, life can be just perfect! :) Here are some beauty products that I can’t live without and always bring with me on vacations:

My 5 tips for summer-ready hands

With summer around the corner it’s also time to transition your manicure! Here are my 5 tips for summer-ready hands...

Ready for the beach

Lately it was really hectic and crazy busy for me: the fashion week month, my column for the newspaper, new projects, shoots for magazines,…

towel series by dior

One thing that I’m a total freak about is skincare. I love makeup but find that having a good base makes the world of difference to the finished look, and there’s nothing more attractive than having a beautiful glow to your skin.