Hola, Bogota!

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Soon I will spend some time in Bogotá, Colombia studying gemology! When you go to another country for an exchange, work or study, it is totally different than being a tourist. I'm really looking forward to this experience. I hope I love Bogota. The city is about 'Cundiboyacense altiplano' in the Eastern Cordillera the Andes. At ...

Giveaway to Readers

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Hello. How are you? I'll be giving away to subscribers in my blog a thermal protector of Açaí, my favorite brand of cosmetics in Brazil the "Oriente Life". Some time ago I made a sortition on my personal Facebook page, a delicious – "Mask Weft with Banana” of Oriente Life! The winner (Andressa) loved the product, ...

The Role of Gold in the History of Humanity, Part 1

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Gold should win an Oscar for best performance in the history of humanity. Sometimes it was the protagonist, other times, the villain. Gold¹ is a chemical element, known in the periodic table by Au. Its name is of Latin origin "aurum" meaning bright. William Shakespeare mentioned in his book, The Merchant of Venice. "Not everything that glisters is gold." Perhaps ...

My favorite shadows for ‘Spring break’

Sunday, February 28, 2016

In the Northern Hemisphere, spring begins on March 20 (which in 2016 will be the date of the Persian New Year! the Nowruz) and in the Southern Hemisphere, on the day of my birthday, September 23. But I live in a tropical city, and every day is spring! My favorite color is orange. Today will show ...

What’s your birthstone?

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

There are many stories and legends regarding birthstones, I am September; my stone is the sapphire. But I'm in love with the Ruby, which is the month of July. According to folklore, use a stone of your month and increase their healing powers. Also, some historians believe that there is a connection between the twelve ...

Carnival 2016

Friday, February 5, 2016

In Brazil we are in the carnival week, I decided to use this wonderful 'glitter stars'. I hope you like it! <3 Base/Foundation: MAKE UP FOR EVER HD Invisible N120 & Natuphitus EVELIZE TRANSLUCENT Batom/Lipstick: Dior Addict 249 "Diorissime" Glitter: Audrei Casatti Estrelinhas 610 & Holográfico 620

Falling in love with Ruby

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Ruby,  Its name comes from ruber, Latin for red.. It is the sister of Sapphire! (Corundum Family) gemstone-quality corundum in all shades of red, including pink, are called rubies The lab ruby, are chemically identical to natural stones. lab-created ruby Ruby is associated with passion and love, the Greeks believed that the ruby was the mother of all ...

Solitaire ring – Luiza Altoé

Sunday, January 31, 2016

If you dream of a solitaire ring, but are afraid of diamonds (after all, do not always know their origin) or unable to invest in a diamond ring, Luiza Altoé a blogger and jewelry designer, based in Curitiba (the Land of capybaras), is an alternative. One of my favorite parts of the design is this solitaire ...