Behind Silk & Mint are Isa and Lea, two young women from Sweden and the city of Gothenburg. We’ve known eachother since middle school and while we are different in many ways, we share the same absolute obsession – skincare and beauty. So, here comes some quick facts about us…
Day job: University student (teaching) and aspiring beauty blogger
Dream job: Author. Founder of my own beauty brand. Or beauty editor on a fashion magazine.
For me, beauty is about.. Creativitiy, inspiration, expressing yourself. Enhancing your features, having fun and experimenting with colours and different products.
My favorite beauty/skin care product at the moment is.. I can’t live without lipstick. My favorite is Laura Mercier in shade Antique pink.
My favorite scent is.. The smell of the ocean. Summer rain. And I love the perfume “Skin” by Clean at the moment.
Skin type: Normal/combination with some dryness.
My skin care goals are.. Softness and glow! Balanced, healthy, dewy skin!
Here’s my absolute best beauty tip or trick.. Old clichées like sleep, drink lots of water and don’t stress. Use SPF and moisturize with oils..I love almond oil and coconut oil!
Day job: University student and working in administration.
Dream job: Working with health care
For me, beauty is about.. Taking care of yourself and being who you are!
My favorite beauty/skin care product at the moment is.. Medik8 vitamin c serum
My favorite scent is.. spring air
Skin type: Mixed
My skin care goals are.. healthy and glowing skin.
Here’s my absolute best Beauty tip or trick.. Almond oil! Use it on your skin, mix it in your body lotion or use it in your hair to prevent dry ends.