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Peru Travel Diary: Arequipa & Cusco

It is finally time to share some of my impressions from the Peru trip I took with my sister. This is the second post in my ‘Peru Travel’-series following our adventures and showing the different places we visited. The first post in the series showed our itinerary and gives a more general look at our trip. For this post, I decided to write about the cities Arequipa and Cusco because we stayed in these places for the longest time and got…

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Beauty 101: DIY Eyebrow and Lash Serum

Eyebrows and lashes add definition to the face and can make a big difference in ones appearance. For all of you that lack in this department I am presenting you with an Eyebrow and Lash Growth Serum that aids with hair growth and helps you achieve healthier and thicker hair. Read on to find out how to make your eyebrows and lashes grow fuller faster. What you’ll need: Castor Oil/ Ricinus Oil Coconut Oil Ozonated Olive Oil 1 Aloe Vera…

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Letters from Sevda: My Peru Itinerary

3 days ago I turned 21 which is just crazy and time has been flying ever since spring. I spent the day in Paris with my family and had a hectic but great time over there. Right now, I am in Istanbul and checking in to update you on a recent travel adventure: Peru. Me any my sister went to Peru for three weeks during May and explored the beautiful Peruvian landscapes, the local cuisine and experienced the culture first…

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Beauty 101: My Olaplex Experience

Two weeks ago I took a huge step: I got my hair dyed for the first time. The result is a summery ombré look that looks very natural. Before I got it dyed, it had been quite dry and some split ends were starting to show. Since I was scared of further hair breakage, I was looking for a way to change my hair colour without damaging my hair too much. That’s how I stumbled upon Olaplex and the amazing before and…

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Beauty 101: Traveling Essentials and Tips

I’m a complete beauty addict. I love how make up can make you feel more powerful and confident or even transform your entire look. So, I decided to create an article series devoted to this topic called Beauty 101. I am going to cover the basics and share interesting tips and tricks. Traveling often seems to get in the way of my regular skincare and beauty routine and I used to struggle with breakouts and clogged pores during trips. To avoid this and…

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6 Essential Reads For Anyone Interested In Fashion

Fashion Reading List

Contemporary fashion reflects society at its current state. That is why I compiled a reading list with six essential reads that help understand its complexity, give important insights and present the reader a unique viewpoint of the fashion industry. These books and articles are for anyone who wants to work in fashion or is interested in gaining a deeper understanding of it as a whole.   “The End of Fashion: How Marketing Changed the Clothing Business Forever” Written by Wall Street Journal’s fashion reporter Teri…

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Letters From Sevda: November- Saying Thank You

It’s crazy how time flew! One year ago I decided to make some changes to grow further and realise the goals I had been too afraid to tackle. One entire year ago I thought about what thirty goals I wanted to achieve. A whole year flew by without me noticing and here I am one year later. So much has changed yet so little has changed. I want to use today as a chance to look back on what I…

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