Review: Kristin Ess Hair Care Products

It’s been quiet for a while on my blog but I’m back with a raving review about the amazing haircare and styling products by Kristin Ess –  the stylist behind Lauren Conrad, Lucy Hale, and Jenna Dewan-Tatum. Being an avid TheBeautydepartment.com reader and long-term follower of Kristin Ess‘ Instagram profile (and now also following the Instagram profile of George – her dog), I was stoked when I heard that she will be launching her own haircare and styling product line. Read More

Christmas Gift Ideas For Her Under CHF 100

Christmas season is in full swing! For anyone who wants to avoid crowded streets and shops during this time, it’s still time to order your Christmas gifts and receive them in time. To give you some inspiration I put together gift ideas for every woman in your life under CHF 100. Keep scrolling to discover a bunch of great, affordable gift ideas! Read More

15 of The Best Places to Eat and Drink in New York

Culinary or Food Tourism is the pursuit and enjoyment of unique and memorable food and drink experiences, both far and near.“ – Worldfoodtravel

Visiting New York City is already pure excitement itself. I traveled to this wonderful city about six years ago and couldn’t wait to return. Read More

Review: Redken Clean Maniac

We’ve all heard about micellar face cleanser, right? But what about micellar hair care? And what even are micelles? Let me tell you very briefly: Micelles are tiny molecules that attract impurities like excess oil and dirt. They work well when used in skin care formulas, thus the industry took it one step further and used it in hair care products too. Read More

Superfood For Your Face By Youth To The People

Let’s be realistic. I’ll never get that summer skin. Ever. But not only tanned skin needs to be taken care of, my snow-white skin needs to be nurtured thoroughly as well. Recently I travelled to New York and spent some truly wonderful days in this amazing city. Of course I also went shopping. A lot. Since I’m very interested in trying new products, I came across the brand Youth To The People (or in short: YTTP) that has its origin in California. Read More