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Are we ever as unique as we like to think? Most of us, especially those that have any kind of creative outlet online, like to think that their content is fresh and special and easily distinguable from others.
We put “our own twist” on things, have a theme in our pictures and invent fancy names for even fancier blog post series.
And then, one day, we take a step back and realize we are doing what everyone around us does as well. Slightly different, maybe, but not as extraordinary as we would have liked to believe.
Last time that happened to me was with my Favorite posts. You may remember I started to get bored (struggled to find enough new things) to keep up a monthly series.
I decided to turn it into a “New In and short reviews” kind of video.
Which didn´t satisfy me either.
Finally, what a revelation, I decided to only do them occasionally.
Turns out, quite a few of my favorite blogs went there already, posting whenever they felt like doing it. I am so yesterday…
But you know what? I don´t care. Sometimes you don´t have to be unique, you can take inspiration to find whatever works best for you and happily stick with it, knowing that quite a few people seem to feel the same way.
With all this rambling, here is the promised video. Everything I have been loving for the last weeks. Please do watch on You Tube and in HD to make sure you get the small details that set me apart from others…
Sunday Riley Ceramic Slip Cleanser (Review)
erborian Solid Cleansing Oil
Instytutum Triple-Effect Peel* (here)
klairs Freshly Juiced Vitamin E mask* (Review)
pixi It´s Judy Time (Review)
KIKO eyeshadow stick
Line´n´Grow tinted lash enhancer (Review)
Urban Decay Naked Skin Concealer
Guerlain Météorites powder pearls* (Review)
MAC All Day blush
essence Long-Lasting lip liner
Astor Perfect Stay Fabulous lipstick “Fiction Red”*
Guerlain Kiss Kiss Matte lipstick “Crazy Nude”* (Review)
Faby nail polish “My Darkness”* (here) (Review)
Boar bristle brush
Has something similar ever happened to you?