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An Outfit Report Straight From CPHFW SS19

My Secret to A Glowing Skin

The New York Brunch Spots You Should Visit

H&M Studio SS18 Collection

Fall Favourites: Beauty Edition

An Outfit Report Straight From CPHFW SS19

Copenhagen Fashion Week was great and intense as usual! This time I also had a collaboration with Pandora during Fashion Week, which meant some extra work, but all in all very fun. There were a lot of great shows this season, but my favorite shows were Stine Goya and J.Lindeberg. There’s a lot of great patterns and colors to look forward to.

For my first outfit during Fashion Week I wore a baby blue satin suit from Gina Tricot, with a shirt from Lovechild 1979. I paired it with chunky sneakers from Acne Studios, and a pink bag from Zara to get a bit of pop of color.

For my second outfit during Fashion Week I wore a dress designed by the Danish designer Sofie Sol! I really wanted to wear some Danish design, and this was the perfect dress. I paired the dress with my favorite sneakers from Acne Studios, some polka-dot socks from Monki and a pink bag from Cala Jade!

For my third outfit, I chose a more sophisticated look with a tan suit from Zara, with a white t-shirt from J.Lindeberg as well as transparent heels, and a transparent bag.

My Secret to A Glowing Skin

People often comment on my glowing skin, and I always assume that it’s not a glowing skin, only shine from my oily skin. I have switched out some of the products I used this winter, with products that give my skin the best glow without looking too shiny.

I finally got my hands on some Glossier products on my trip to New York City this June! The Super Glow was one of the products I bought, and honestly, this is one of my favorite serums. I use the Super Glow before I use a cream or BB-cream. On the plus side: It gives my skin an intense glow, that lasts throughout the day. On the bad side: I have gone through the entire bottle in just one month. And they don’t sell Glossier in Norway. It’s a travesty!

This serum from Biotherm has been my go-to serum this summer, whenever I’ve felt like my skin really needed some hydration. You can see an effect when using the Aquasource serum. The Aquasource serum will give you 24H of intense regenerating hydration with just one application.

Keihl’s is one of my favorite brands because most of the products are effective, and it’s not too pricey! I’ve fallen in love with all the products I’ve tested from Keihl’s, and the Glow Formula Skin Hydrator is no exception. I use the Glow Formula EVERY DAY! I use it under my make-up, or whenever I’m not using makeup, the Glow Formula gives me the perfect look.

I was recently introduced to Filorga, and I’m so pleasantly surprised with all the products. Keyword: EFFECTIVE. The Oxygen peel from Filorga is a re-oxygenating micro-peeling lotion. The Oxygen Peel gives me a smoother, more radiant skin. As I do have oily skin I use this every day and night, and I really love the results that the Oxygen Peel gives my skin.

The Printed Summer Suit

The summer in Oslo has been incredibly warm, so I haven’t been able to wear this suit as much as I would like too, but it is definitely something I can wear for autumn. Everyone needs a summer suit, and this one from ASOS speaks to me. I love colors, and the fact that it also was on sale was even better!


The Sheet Mask Obsession

Sheet masks are one of my latest obsessions in the beauty world, and here is why: INSTANT GLOW! I use sheet masks every other third day. I absolutely love the result, and yes, I do have some favorites that I want to share with you (below). A tip when using sheet masks is to put the sheet mask in the fridge for five minutes prior to using the mask, so that it will give you the best effect possible:

Shumei Deep Recovery is a sheet mask filled with super active serum containing premium ingredients as well as peptide, collagen, and elastin. This will stimulate skin regeneration and also improve your skin texture. This sheet mask will give your skin an instant glow and is, therefore, one of my favorites.

The probiotic boost skin renewal bio-cellulose face mask from Elizabeth Arden is a must try! I seldom see changes right away after testing a skincare product, but this one is so great! My skin actually looked flawless and glowing after testing this one.

I’m such a fan of Lancome’s Genefique series, and this sheet mask is of no exception. The Genefique Hydrogel sheet mask will give you instant plump, glow, and will also smooth your skin.

I love the sheet masks from Oh K! but this one is a favorite of many reasons; this sheet mask actually contains gold dust elements, which will help rejuvenate your skin and it also brightens and purifies and contains antioxidants. The mask is also two parts, so you don’t actually have to use both at the same time.

The New York Brunch Spots You Should Visit

I travel to New York City at least once a year, and it has become my favorite city. I love the vibrant life on Manhattan, and the food you can find there is some of the best in the world. Along with my many trips to the concrete jungle, I have found plenty of places where I always eat brunch, and I have listed some of my favorites:

1. Dudleys
85 Orchard Street (Manhattan)
WHY: The ricotta pancakes speak for themselves
WHEN: Early! It gets crowded

2. Bluestone Lane
55 Greenwich Ave
WHY: Smashed Avocado toast!
WHEN: It usually isn’t way too crowded, but if you’re coming on a weekend you should be there early, and if you’re there in the summertime, try to get a table outside!

3. Jack’s Wife Freda
50 Carmine Street
WHY: Everything!
WHEN: Always crowded!

4. Two Hands Cafe
164 Mott Street
WHY: If you’re looking for a good Acai bowl, this place has it! And yeah, the avocado toast is quite good too!
WHEN: It is often crowded, so you’ll probably have to wait either way!

Hoops and Headbands

I dette antrekket føler jeg at jeg er tilbake på nitti-tallet, med hårbånd og oversized øredobber. Det er lenge siden jeg har brukt hårbånd, og looken er inspirert av en av mine favoritt influencere, Maria Bernard.

This outfit got me feeling like I’m back in the nineties, with headband and oversized hoops. It’s been awhile since the last time I wore s headband. This look is inspired by one of my favourite influencers, Maria Bernard.



All About Pastels

Pastelfarger er en av vårens friskeste trender, og jeg kunne ikke dy meg når jeg fant denne pastelfargede dressen! Jeg gleder meg til å bruke den masse i vår. Det jeg elsker med pastelfarger er at de er enkle å mikse og matche, også minner det meg om sommer!

Pastel colours are one of the biggest trends this spring, and I couldn’t help myself when I found this pastel coloured suit. I’m really looking forward to using it a lot this spring. What I love about pastel colours is that they’re easy to mix and match and it also reminds me of summer!



Winter Favourites: Beauty Edition

Vinteren i år har virkelig strukket seg og har vært kaldere enn på lenge. Hvis det er noe som er viktig å ta vare på om vinteren så er det huden. Slik som om sommeren så blir huden påvirket av været! Fare for uttørking og gusten hud står sterkt dersom man ikke har de rette hudpleie produktene gjennom vinteren. I år har det vært fem produkter som virkelig har hjulpet meg gjennom en lang vinter; OleHenriksen Banana Bright Eye Creme, Clarins Extra-Firming Body Cream, Elizabeth Arden Ceramide Capsules Daily Youth Restoring Serum, Mario Badescu Rosewater Facial Spray og Biotherm Life Plankton Sensitive Balm.

It does seem as if we’re having an everlasting winter here in Norway, and therefore it is important to take extra good care of your skin. In the side-effects with winter is flaky, dry skin. This winter there are five skincare products I could not do without; OleHenriksen Banana Bright Eye Creme, Clarins Extra-Firming Body Cream, Elizabeth Arden Ceramide Capsules Daily Youth Restoring Serum, Mario Badescu Rosewater Facial Spray and Biotherm Life Plankton Sensitive Balm.

Mario Badescu Rosewater Facial Spray

Ansiktssprayen fra Mario Badescu har virkelig vært en life-saver denne vinteren. Ansiktssprayen inneholder aloevera, urter og rosevann. Jeg bruker denne sprayen rett etter at jeg har vasket ansiktet om morgenen. Etter å sprayet den maserer jeg den godt inn før jeg påfører ansiktskremen min. Den kan også brukes over sminke som en settingspray!

The Rosewater facial spray from Mario Badescu has been a lifesaver this winter. The facial spray contains aloe vera, herbs and rosewater. I use this mist right before I apply my facial cream, but it can also be used as a setting spray!

Elizabeth Arden Ceramide Capsules 

Dette serumet fra Elizabeth Arden har stått lenge på hyllen min, og jeg prøvde den først i November. Jeg har brukt det jevnlig ut hele vinteren og huden får virkelig den næringen den trenger. Ikke bare styrker serumet huden, men det gjenoppretter hudens fuktighetsbalanse, noe som er utrolig viktig i vinter.

I’ve actually had this serum from quite some time, and I decided to test it in November, which I am glad I did. I use it almost everyday as it really gives my skin the nutrition that it needs, as well as strengthen and revive my skins natural moisture balance.


Clarins Extra-Firming Body Creme

Denne kroppskremen fra Clarins kjøpte jeg først når jeg var i Paris i Oktober. Denne kroppskremen er min nye favoritt, og jeg kan faktisk ikke slutte å skryte av hvor god den er. Konsistenen på kremen er helt perfekt! Kremen inneholder jojobaolje og sheasmør, noe som gjør at den nesten smelter på huden, og den lukter så utrolig godt!

I actually bought this body creme in Paris when I was there in October. I haven’t stopped using it since, and I am already on my third container. It is obviously my new favourite, and I can’t stop talking about how good it is. The consistency of the creme is perfect! The creme contains jojoba oil and shea butter, which gives it the perfect texture. It actually feels as if it melts on your skin.

Biotherm Life Plankton Sensitive Balm

Selv om jeg har fet hud, har huden min behov for fuktighet gjennom vinteren, og det er akkurat det denne kremen fra Biotherm gir meg. Til forskjell fra andre kremer skal ikke membranen åpnes på denne kremen. Det er nemlig innstallert en innovativ vakuum krukke, som gir deg akkurat perfekt mengde. Dette er også utrolig hygienisk! Life Plankton Sensitive Balm inneholder unike alger fra kilder i Frankriket, samt også 35 vitaminer og mineraler som skal ha en fuktgivende og beroliggende effekt på huden.

Even though my skin is oily, I still have to add some hydration, and especially now during winter. Unlike other cremes you’re not supposed to open the lid – this is because Biotherm have added an innovative membrane that you have to push and slide to get the perfect amount of creme out. Life Plankton Sensitive Balm contains unique ingredients as well as vitamins and minerals which provides the skin with moisture and also has a calming effect.

OleHenriksen Banana Bright Eye Creme

Banana Bright Eye Creme er ny i Truth serien til OleHenriksen og er inspirert av “banana powder”. Denne øyekremen har blitt utrolig populær, nemlig fordi den er to i ett – både en øyekrem og sminke. Den innholder pigmenter som lysner og korrigerer øyeområdet. Denne kremen var virkelig helt super for meg å ha under Fashion Week, men mange sene kvelder og lite søvn!

Banana Bright Eye Creme is new in the Truth series of OleHenriksen. Banana Bright Eye Creme is inspired by “banana powder”, and has become incredibly popular. The creme is a two in one, which makes it even more usable – it is an eye creme as well as makeup. The creme contains pigments which lightens the area under your eyes. This creme was my go-to under Fashion Week! It really took care of the puffiness under my eyes.

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