Known for their health and beauty benefits since ancient times, essential oils and their aromatic waters have very wide use. To remind you of those uses and benefits, the ladies behind Damascena and I have set ourselves to share with you the secrets of those natural products by giving you a few quick and easy homemade … Continue Reading


Today I’m sharing a few of my current beauty favorites – products that I’ve felt are really good and would recommend you check them. The one I’ve been using for a long time now, but haven’t had the chance to share it here is GUERLAIN Maxi Lash So Volume! Mascara. Honestly, I’ve never used a … Continue Reading


It’s not the first time I’m talking about how much I love products containing Bulgarian rose oil. Well, I recently got introduced to a brand which offers a good range of such products. It’s called Damascena and has a whole philosophy behind. The founders of the brand have set themselves to mix quality and nature … Continue Reading


You must remember the Rose Festival I was telling you about a week ago. Still being in that rose spirit, I couldn’t miss but share one of my Bulgarian Beauty Secrets and respectively – my favorite beauty brand. I suppose you already understand the  Bulgarian beauty secret is actually the so-called Rosa Damascena – a key ingredient … Continue Reading


  In the last post I showed a recap of the 112th Rose Festival in Kazanlak. Today I continue in the spirit of the festival by dressing up in something rather different – a traditional attire you can barely see anyone wearing nowadays. This folk dress of Bulgaria (in its varieties) has been an essential part … Continue Reading

112th Rose Festival

I feel so lucky to have been born in one of the most magical places in my country – the Rose Valley. Every year in late May and early June my hometown Kazanlak flourishes. Festive spirit and rose blooms embrace the whole area, inviting people from all over the world to experience the beauty of … Continue Reading