torek, 29. november 2016

Movember Nail Art


Kot že verjetno veste, je mesec november posvečen ozaveščanju o moških boleznih. Več o tem in kako lahko pomagamo, si preberite tukaj. Danes pa kratka objava o meni zelo všečni manikuri s to temo.
As you probably already know, November is dedicated to increase awareness about male diseases. More about it and how can you help, here. But today, a short post about a manicure with this topic, that I really like.
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Uporabila sem dva laka in nalepke za nohte.
I used two nail polishes and nail stickers.
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Essence Dare it Nude - Muller, DM, Tuš Drogerije,...
L'Oreal Confettis - Salma.si
Moustache stickers - Ebay

So vam nohti všeč? Meni so krasni, sploh Confettis lakec je eden moji najljubših <3
Do you like my nails? I thing they are gorgeous, especially Confettis is one of my fav nail polishes ever <3

Xoxo, A.

sreda, 16. november 2016

New In: October 2016



 Spet je nov mesec tu in čeprav sem malo pozna, je čas, da vam pokažem svoje nove pridobitve.
 New month is here again and even if I am a little late, it's time for me to show what's new in my beauty closet.
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 Oktobra je svojo pot k meni našlo kar nekaj super stvari! Danes bo zgolj hitra predstavitev, saj se bo marsikateri izdelek znašel na blogu v samostojni objavi.
 A bunch of awesome stuff came to me in October. Just a quick presentation today, since a lot of the items will get their own post.

SKIN CARE

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BALEA MIZELLEN REINIGUNGS TUCHER
 Še vedno sem v iskanju top čistilnih robčkov, do zdaj mi še ni uspelo. In tudi tokrat ne. Ti sicer niso slabi, vendar mi ni všeč občutek, ki mi ga pustijo na koži + po uporabi me koža malenkost peče. 
I'm still looking for the perfect cleansing wipe and so far I wasn't succesfull. Unfortunatelly this applies also to this one. I don't like the feeling they leave on my skin + my skin burns a little after use.
BALEA ANTITRANSPIRANT 5in1 PROTECTION
 Tega sem kupila, saj sem bila enostavno radovedna, kako se obnese. O učinku še ne morem kaj dosti povedati, ampak diši pa božansko! Vonj je nežen in ostane na koži lep čas.
 I've bought this because I was simply curious. I cannot tell you a lot about its effect, but it smells amazing! The smells is gentle and it stays on the skin a good while.
BALEA DEO-BODYSPRAY LUFTIG LEICHT
Bil je znižan in dišal je, pa je šel z mano. Kompulziven nakup, ki ga od takrat nisem niti preizkusila.
It was on sale and it smelled nice so it went with me. A compulsive buy, which I haven't even tried yet.
INELL MICELLAR WATER
Ker mi stare micelarne vodice zmanjkuje, o tej sem slišala dobre stvari pa še znižana je bila, sem jo kupila. Preizkusila sem jo samo enkrat do zdaj, saj še imam staro, tako da, bomo videli.
I'm running out of my old micellar water and I've heard only good things about this one and it was on sale I bought it. I've only tried it once so far, since I still have my old one, so we'll see.
AFRODITA BODY BUTTER
Najbolj dišeča stvar! To maslo sem imela dolgo na listi želja in ko sem porabila prejšnje maslo za telo, sem seveda izkoristila priliko in kupila tega! In nakupa ne obžalujem.
The best smelling thing! I've had this body butter on my wishlist for ever and when I run out of my old one, I took the opportunity and bought this one! And I don't regret buying it.
AVON NATURALS SCENTED SPRITZ
Avonovi odišavljeni spreji so moje veliko veselje in zbirka nenehno raste. Ko sem videla ta dva nova, se jima seveda nisem mogla upreti.
Avon's scented spreys are my big joy and my collection keeps on growing. When I saw two new ones of course I couldn't resist.


MAKE UP

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KIK FALSIES
Ker sem jih končno našla v trgovini, sem jih seveda vzela. In so prve, ki mi pri nanosu niso povzročale problemov! Edini minus? Premajhna izbira!
Because I finally found them in the store, I took them. The first false lashes that didn't give me any troubles! The only downside? Too little different ones!
GOLDEN ROSE MATTE NAIL POLISH 03
Lak sem prejela na Golden Rose dogodku in seveda sem ga skoraj takoj preizkusila(slikico najdeš TUKAJ). Všeč mi je barva, nanos in obstojnost!
I received this nail polish at Golden Rose event and I tried it almost immediatelly (you can find a picture HERE). I like the color, application and durability.
GOLDEN ROSE LONGSTAY MATTE FOUNDATION
Tega pudra nisem preizkusila, saj sem se odločila, da ga podarim eni izmed vas na svoji Facebook strani (KLIK).
I haven't tried this foundation since I've decided to give it away to one of you lucky ladies on my Facebook page (CLICK).
ESSENCE THE LITTLE X-MAS FACTORY CONTOURING PALETTE
Vedno sem vesela nove konturing paletke! Do zdaj še nisem imela srca je preizkusiti, samo poglejte, kako je lepa! Upam, da bom kmalu zbrala pogum, da "uničim" to lepoto in jo preizkusim!
I'm always happy when I get a new contouring palette! I haven't had a heart to try, just look at how pretty it is! I hope I'll gathered my courage soon to "destroy" this beauty!
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ESSENCE MIDNIGHT MASQUERADE SPOOKTACULAR NIGHT EYESHADOW
To senčilo me je presenetilo s svojo pigmentiranostjo, saj je res odlična! Resnično priporočam, upam pa tudi, da mi uspe poiskati tudi drugi dve senčili iz te kolekcije.
This eyeshadow surprised me with its pigmentation which is great! I trully recommend it and I just hope I'll be able to get the other two eyeshadows from this collection.
CATRICE NEO-NATURED WALDEN'S LEAF LETTER EYE SHADOW PALETE
Krasne barve, dovolj nežne tudi za vsakodneven videz. Paletka mi je všeč in jo redno uporabljam.
Beautiful colours, soft enough for your everyday look. I like this palette and I use it regularly.
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ESSENCE THE LITTLE X-MAS FACTORY EYESHADOW PALETTE
Krasna paletka, kajne? Meni je noro všeč že sama embalaža, lušne in uporabne senčke pa so pika na i ;)Gorgeous palette, right? I am totally in love with the packaging itself cute nad useful eyeshadows are just the cherry on top ;)
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PS...SUPER MATTE LIQUID LIPSTICK KOURTNEY
Ena mojih ljubših mat tekočih šmink iz Primarka. Komaj čakam, da kupim še kakšno!
One of my favourite liquid lipsticks from Primark. I can't wait to buy another one!
ESSENCE MIDNIGHT MASQUERADE DANCE TILL DAWN DUO OMBRE LIPSTICK Če spremljate moj instagram, potem veste, da sem v tole šminko čisto zaljubljena! Res mi je top in jo uporabljam ogromno. 
If you follow me on my instagram, then you know I am totally in love with this lipstick! I really find it great and I use it a lot.
CATRICE NEO-NATURED MAROON MELANGE LIPSTICK
Joj, ta embalaža, a ni lepa? Tudi šminka je odlična, pigmentirana in prekrasne barve!
This packaging, isn't it pretty? The lipstick itself is also great, pigmented and a gorgeous colour!

Ste dosti zapravljale v oktobru? Ste preizkusile kakšno od mojih novih pridobitev?

Have you spend a lot in October? Have you tried any of my new pretties?

Xoxo, A.

**some items are PR products provided for honest review**

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petek, 11. november 2016

Guest post: Movember



I wondered a long time about what I want to do for Movember post and at least I realized - guest post. So I asked Rok from My perspective and was very happy he eventually said yes. So, let's welcome Rok and his view on Movember:


When Nyx's beauty blog asked me to write a guest post about Movember, my first thought was ''No'', I don't have time for it, I became a father 2 weeks ago, I must go back to work and I have stuff to do with my two blogs (London za vsak žep, My perspective), little self-promotion doesn’t hurt...
But then I thought about it again and it's Movember, it's the most important month for men all around the world and who am I to say no to a chance to raise awareness. So here goes, my first guest blog post, maybe my only guest post ever.
What is Movember? For those of you who lived under a rock for the past 10-ish years, Movember is a name we, Mo Bros and Mo Sistas, use for the month of November or as we can also call it No-Shave-November. As the last name already suggests it has something to do with not shaving. People all around the world shave on November 1st and let their moustache grow for a whole month. I'm doing it for a third year now. I look terrible with it but I do it because it's for a good cause.
''By encouraging men (whom the charity refers to as "Mo Bros") to get involved, Movember aims to increase early cancer detection, diagnosis and effective treatments, and ultimately reduce the number of preventable deaths. Besides annual check-ups, the Movember Foundation encourages men to be aware of family history of cancer and to adopt a healthier lifestyle.'' (wikipedia)
What else can you do?
For starters, you can join Movember Foundation, where you create your own profile and begin to raise money for charity. You can raise the money by growing your Mo, Taking on a different challenges or hosting an event.
You can decide to run a marathon, learn a new sport, maybe you're an adrenalin junkie or just a competitive guy. Whatever you do, don't forget to raise awareness about Movember, spread the word about health problems mans have and if you can miss a dollar/euro or two, donate it to Movember Foundation. Each individual that makes his own profile can raise money through their website. You can make yourself a goal and try to achieve it. I set myself a goal for the first time this year, it's not a big one but I'll try to raise 50$. If someone wants to help me achieve my goal, voila.
Movember Foundation raised over $710 Million over the past 13 years and with that tackled some of the biggest issues in men's health: prostate cancer, testicular cancer, poor men's health in general and suicide prevention. All the money raised is restricted to use in Movember Foundation approved programs only.
Why do we do it?
''The state of men’s health is in crisis. Men experience worse longer-term health than women and die on average six years earlier. Prostate cancer rates will double in the next 15 years. Testicular cancer rates have already doubled in the last 50. Three quarters of suicides are men. Poor mental health leads to half a million men taking their own life every year. That’s one every minute.'' (Movember Foundation)
It's simple we do it for our future. We do it for us, our parents and our children. Even though life can be hard sometimes you only have one. Why not enjoy it as long as possible?

That's it, my first guest post is over. Spread the word, share this post, raise awareness, donate and last but not least - grow.

 I hope you liked Rok's post, and don't forget about the other ladies:


Xoxo, A.

ponedeljek, 07. november 2016

Happy Birthday, Golden Rose Slovenia


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 Kozmetika Golden Rose je pred kratkim praznovala svoj prvi rojstni dan v Sloveniji. Ni boljše priložnosti, kot da vam predstavim svoje zmagovalne izdelke te znamke.
 Golden Rose cosmetics recently celebrated their first birthday here in Slovenia. And what better opportunity to show you my winners from them?

NAIL POLISHES

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 Verjetno veste, da je Golden Rose poznan ravno po svojih lakih za nohte. Imajo jih ogromno, sami prekrasni odtenki! Ne vem kako mi je to uspelo, ampak vsi moji lakci so v rdeči barvni skupini. Dva sem prejela, dva kupila sama, in... sami rdečkoti. Vsi so prekrasni, polnoprekrivni v dveh slojih in hitro sušeči. Čeprav mi lakov za nohte ne primankuje, bom naslednjič definitivno preverila stojalo še za kakšne druge odtenke.
 You probably know that Golden Rose is especially known for its nail polishes. They have a bunch of them and all shades are beautiful! I don't really know how I managed it, but all of my shades are in the red colour groups. I received two and bought two and... all are red-ish. All gorgeous, fully opaque in two coats and fast drying. And even though I have no shortage of nail polishes, I'll check the stand the next available time for some other shades.
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 Zelo zadovoljna sem tudi z nadlakom Mega Shine. Čeprav mi ravno hitro sušeč, se posuši dovolj hitro, da laku čudovit sijaj in podaljša obstojnost.
 I am very pleased with the Mega shine topcoat too. Even if it's not the fast drying kind, it does dry fast enough, gives the wonderful shine and prolongs the durability.


LIPS

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 Vsekakor priporočam kakršnekoli izdelke za ustnice, moje zmagovalke pa so Velvet Matt šminke. Obe, ki jih imam, uporabljam redno in ne bi mogla biti bolj zadovoljna. Komaj čakam nakup naslednje! Golden Rose obvlada mat zadeve, tudi jumbo mat svinčnik je odličen! Malo manj sem zadovoljna s svinčnikom za ustnice, za moj okus je malenkost pretrd.
 I absolutely recommend any lip product, my winners are Velvet Matte lipsticks. I have two and both are regularly used and I couldn't be more pleased. I cannot wait to buy my next one! Golden Rose rocks the matte stuff, the Matte lipstick crayon is amazing too! I am a bit less pleased with the lip pencil, it is a bit too stiff for my liking.
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DREAM LIPS LIPLINER 524
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MATTE LIPSTICK CRAYON  04
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VELVET MATTE LIPSTICK 02
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VELVET MATTE LIPSTICK 20
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MAKE UP

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 Moj absolutni favorit in izdelek, ki ga uporabljam neprestano, je izdelek za obrvi. Uporabljam ga skoraj vsak dan že kakšno leto. Poraba? Minimalna! Srečna sem, da mi je uspelo najti izdelek, ki me spremlja povsod in ki ga ne mislim menjati.
 My absolute favourite and a product I use all the time, is brow powder. I'm using it almost every day for around a year now. Usage? Minimal! I'm really happy I managed to find a product that is my go-to and I have no intention of changing that.
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 Drug izdelek nad katerim sem resnično presenečena, je Ultra volume x4 maskara. Noro, kaj naredi z mojimi trepalnicami. Ko sem jo prvič preizkusila, sem samo gledala. Super jih podaljša in loči in je obstojna! Resnično priporočam!!
 The other product I am really surprised by is Ultra Volume x4 mascara. It's insane what it does to my lashes. When I first tried it I couldn't stop staring. It gives them great lenght and it separates them and it lasts long! I really recommend!
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 Pokukajte na mojo Facebook stran -> Nyx's Beauty Blog, kjer vam dajem priložnost, da preizkusite Golden Rose izdelke tudi ve 
 Take a peek at my Facebook page -> Nyx's Beauty Blog where I give you an opportunity to try Golden Rose products for yourself 
Xoxo, A.

**some items are PR products provided for honest review**