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I've studied economics in my home country, Portugal, but 9 years ago I decided to follow my makeup dream in London. The dream I followed, gave me more in return that I would expect. No, I didn't became a world renowned makeup artist, however instead, throughout this journey I learned more about myself and the different passions I have in life, besides makeup. Travelling has become one of my biggest passions. Being in contact with different cultures, it changes you spiritually and teaches you to enjoy the present and being grateful for it. However, travelling isn't my only passion, I love fashion and food too.
I want to share with you those moments that buzz me inside and inspire me.

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Sicily

Holiday season is still on and what other place better than Sicily to have the best holidays this August? Discover places like Riserva dello Zingaro, Castellamare del Golfo, Alcamo, Erice and Palermo where you can find the best beaches and the best of what Italian cuisine has to offer. Find out about Sicilian traditional pastry such as genovese and cassata and the classic way of eating pistachio ice cream.

Rome – La Dolce Vita

La vita è più bella a Roma, meaning life is more beautiful in Rome, I would say after my birthday trip to Rome. Check the pictures I took from the city and food. It was a holiday of 5 days that made me feel as if I was in the movie La Dolce Vita. If you are planning a summer holiday in Rome, get some inspiration from the photos I have taken from the main attractions and restaurants. Places like Trevi Fountain, Saint Peter’s Square, Via del Corso or the Colosseum are some of the must visit places where I have been.

Covid-19: Travelling for UK residents. My experience in 2021.

We are still facing a second year of pandemic and there is still several restrictions for UK residents with or without vaccine. I managed to travel so far, even under covid-19, although when returning to the UK, I have been forced to stay home in quarantine for 10 days. I hope this article will help you to understand what happens when you depart from UK to European destinations and the procedures when coming back, along with some useful tips before travelling.

From Affordable to Luxury Lingerie

Lingerie is like a woman’s second skin. It can make you feel comfortable, sexy, empowered or even glamourous. Lingerie is an important layer that describes intimately who you are or how you are feeling and thankfully it is available for any type of budget. From sexy to cosy underwear, either for a special occasion or for everyday, now it is easy to find anything in a very affordable price or if you wish something more fancy, you can opt for luxury lingerie. I chose some brands that can help you to release the best of your second skin according to your budget.

Top 5 A La Carte Restaurants in Central London

Different cultures from all over the world merge in one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world: London. This has contributed to an expansion of several type of cuisines. All sort of different exquisite flavours can be found in London, from French to Scandinavian or even Basque cuisine. “Her Majesty” city can take you into a journey where international gastronomy never ends, hence I came up with this article to narrow the selection of Restaurants in Central London where you can eat the finest food. I made a selection of 5 A La Carte restaurants that serve the best of different international cuisines.

Makeup Products that Prevent Oily Skin

Most makeup products for oily skin promise to make wonders, but eventually, you either end up with your face too cakey with so much powder to control that excess of oil that always finds a way to show up in the least desired situations or having your skin breaking out from so much makeup that doesn’t allow your skin to breathe. I have tried an infinity of makeup products to keep my oily skin under control, although only a few really do the job, without creating an overly matte effect. These are the makeup “treasures” for oily skin that I found that are effective and prevent my skin from breaking out.

Facial Rejuvenation Procedures: Botox and Dermal Fillers

Science has evolved so much over the last decades, especially in the beauty department. Now we can fight against ageing on skin like never before due to the several procedures available in the market. Botox and dermal fillers are just some of the examples of what you can access to look younger. Once I reached 36 years old, I knew I wanted to take advantage of it and I did. It’s been now 2 years since then and this is my testimony. Does it compensate, is it worth it, did I start at the right age, does it hurt? There is so many questions until your first facial rejuvenation procedure. I hope my testimony will clear up all of your doubts, in case you still wondering if it’s for you or not.

Villa Jazz in Tenerife

Last week I have stayed in one of the most beautiful Villas in Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain. Villa Jazz is located right on top of the hill of Costa Adeje. The stunning view over the sea enhances the modern construction of the villa with a heated pool and tall ceilings. The peaceful surroundings create a perfect atmosphere to relax and the luxurious design of the house is the ideal scenario for some impressive pictures.

Different Fashion Styles: What’s yours?

Different days, occasions or moods, require different styles. If sometimes you lack inspiration to renew your wardrobe, I have put together eleven outfits based on a specific fashion style: classic, romantic, eclectic, sporty, etc. I selected brands like Zalando, Zara, Bershka, H&M and House of CB to show some of the items combined together. These are styles that inspire my closet and represent my different personalities too. What clothes do you identify yourself more?

Ayia Napa, Cyprus

Pristine waters, white sand, palm trees and a torrid sun, the perfect holiday scenario. Ayia Napa in Cyprus it seems taken from a paradisiac holiday postcard with a warm and crystal-clear beach. The Mediterranean Sea transforms this holiday destination into a summer dream for the eyes. I just spent one day there, but it was enough to make me fall in love. Let yourself be seduced by the pictures in this article from the magical Ayia Napa.