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Sunday beauty shoot

Today I had a short beauty shoot with Kim Se Ho. The natural peachy makeup was done by Yang Jin Hee. One of my favorite things of having photo shootings in Korea is that how the makeup artists clean, moisturize and massage your skin before the actual makeup. Once I had a shooting where they even used face scrub for my face! What is a beauty photo shoot? It is usually a portrait shooting, where the model is supposed to look beautiful, fresh or to show the model's face good sides with the help of makeup, hair products and lights. There might be sensual feeling in the pictures. The purpose is usually to advertise some beauty products, to have a picture for a magazine or just to do it for one's portfolio. A professional makeup artist and good team is number one thing when it comes to beauty photography. I got this small polaroid picture as a gift. Thank you! 
I had such a great time. The makeup and hair were done within an hour and the actual shooting was around 30 minutes. I thi…

From Finland to South Korea

I am a girl from a country where the air is so clean that they even sell it on the internet — or you can deeply feel it while the doors open at the airport. From a country where the education system is said to be one of the best in the world. Where the land is covered with lakes and forest. Where people eat salty liquorice (yes, that weird black candy) and mämmi (don't even search). Also Santa Claus lives in Lapland, Finland (if you didn't know). Finland is safe and if you get into trouble with financial situtation, the social security will support you. Sounds pretty good country, right?
I am a 21 years old Finn. I love my home country but to be honest, my whole life I felt a strong urge to go abroad. Permanently or at least for a longer period. Finland felt a place where opportunities are somehow limited. A beautiful country with a small population (5,5 million). So last year 2017, I took off to South Korea. I took one luggage and myself with me. It has been 8 months now. I s…