Super Sleek Coin Magic [Video]

Hey guys! Long time no see! So much has happened while I was on the road and couldn’t write, however my blog did get a facelift a few weeks ago! (You might already noticed).  I move all my handmade goods under my own blog here, and therefore managed to push the prices down by cutting out any third-party extra fees. (Sorry Etsy) So now, you can get anything handmade directly from me! (YAY!) The payment process is going through the most trusted worldwide online payments system, Paypal. You don’t need to register to buy anything from my shop, but you can, if you choose to. I also added some fun collectibles that some of you were asking me about over the years.. so if you are ready to grow your magic collections, make sure you check out that category of my shop as well. I don’t sell anything bulk/made-in-China items (that I notice, most people enjoy buying these days), it’s all handmade and backstage treasures. The more time I find, the more items I will upload, so stay tuned! FYI, all proceeds will go towards the National Katalin Loving Cat donation by feeding, poopy training and fur-collecting/brushing maintenance of all cats in need. At this point, there are only two members of this charity, but as time will pass, (and the loopier I’ll get) more felines are expected to join. Thank you for your attention and careful consideration.

I’m also continuously reviewing magic effects (thank you Murphy’s Magic!!) that you can read and learn about at my other blog. So, here is something new I was just playing around with:

Can you believe it’s already Xmas time? I don’t know what is happening, but time is running way too fast lately. Would any of you care to discuss the making of a time machine, because I’m all for getting a bit more sleep and such. And while we are at it, a teleportation-closet would also be something that I’m open to consider. Let me know! 🙂

Unboxing My Birthday Present [New Video]

I meant to upload this video last week, but I was so busy that I had no time to finish it and then I got sick and couldn’t work for a few days.. so it’s a bit delayed, BUT it is still the month of my birthday, so I guess it’s not THAT late to share this with you.. 🙂

img_5414_copy I like the “hypnose drama” mascara very much and I use the normal, non-waterproof version. Their pencil eyeliner is pretty intense as well, so I do recommend you to check it out. I haven’t tried the purple color yet, so I’ll see if it’s love at first sight. The makeup remover is pretty nice as well, it doesn’t irritate my eyes (almost all the removers I tried before does) 🙁 I haven’t tried the liquid eyeliner and their “enhancing mascara base”, but I did read good reviews on them. Will keep you posted! 🙂img_5424_copy img_5434_copy img_5447_copyimg_5456_copy img_5464_copy img_5474_copyThe eyebrow pencil is great, it’s my current favorite for sure. I also like it because the color matching my real brow color, so it’s a very nice blend. I just tried the eye pencil and wow.. absolutely love it, very creamy but doesn’t smear once you apply it. Do check it out if you can!img_5508_copy img_5517_copyI’m very curious to check out the UD eyeshadow.. I did get a similar shadow before from Ardency Inn and had a photoshoot with wearing that color as well, so I’ll do a comparison when I have the chance. <3

The List::

Lancôme Paris en Rose Hypnose Drama $35
Marc Jacobs Beauty Insider Birthday Gift free
bareMinerals bareSkin® Sheer Sun™ Serum Bronzer $28
Sephora Favorites Superstars $75
SEPHORA COLLECTION Retractable Brow Pencil – Waterproof [COLOR 05 Neutral Gray Brown] $12
SEPHORA COLLECTION Contour Eye Pencil 12hr Wear Waterproof [COLOR 03 5th Avenue – Grey] $10
Josie Maran 100 percent Pure Argan Oil 100 Sephora points
BECCA Backlight Priming Filter $38
COOLA Rōsilliance™ Organic BB+ Cream SPF 30 [sample] free
Urban Decay Eyeshadow Primer Potion – Original [Original deluxe sample – 0.06/ 2 mL] free
SEPHORA COLLECTION Colorful Eyeshadow [sample] free
Guerlain Lingerie De Peau Natural Perfection Foundation SPF 20 [sample] free

Backstage with a Female Magician | Redesigned

If you are an official bunny (aka subscriber) of my blog, you probably noticed that this place has changed recently quite a bit. I had different sites the past 15 years now (or maybe even more?) and this year I was keep getting this feeling.. it’s time for another change. One of the reasons was to show you my photo series (through the lens) in a bigger, better format. I’m hoping, with this new design, it’s going to be much more enjoyable and also simpler! The template itself is a bit buggy.. not everything works the way I would love it, but I’m hoping, all the new posts are going to appear flawless. (or at least close to perfection) 🙂

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i’m not showing of.. this was the only image I’ve found of my previous template 🙂

I’m looking forward of your thoughts and comments on the new design and I hope you like it as much as I do!

5 Current MakeUp Favorites

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Current Off-Stage Beauty Favorites:

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Traveling or full size, when it comes to beauty products, I love to mix and match. Size doesn’t matter as long as they do a good job! #noBotox

Shiseido’s Luminizing Satin Face Color [PK304]

Pupa Matt Lip Fluid [092]

Nars Radiant Creamy Concealer [ Light 2 Vanilla]

Star Looks Gem Pencil [ GP2B Ultra Olive]

Urban Decay Perversion Mascara

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Love to test it out? I recommend before you splurge on a high-end product, ask for a free sampler in the store. You can also sign-up for a subscription. HINT: Ipsy [$10/month] Sephora Play [$10/month]

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It’s Here!!! / Google Glass Update / The New Glass

It’s here!! Guess what just arrived tonight?

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That’s right, my new Google Glass! Yaaay!

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This is my 2nd Glass, as I am an Explorer ever since July 2013! Finally Google updated the original, first edition that I mailed back to them, and they sent back the “fresh” version! I could have also changed the color, but I do like the white.

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I wasn’t truly pleased with the first Glass, and the ideas I had for using it during my performances wasn’t as easy as I thought, but I think, with all the improvements they made, I’m so exited giving it another try!

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They sent me this awesome earpiece, that I can connect to my Glass and use it instead of the built-in speaker. Always nice to have a 2nd choice..

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They asked me to return my Glass only, and keep the accessories, however they sent me more accessories with my new Glass (the shades, another pouch, charger and a booklet) that I already have, plus I got this ear piece! So happy!

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I’m looking forward to the new Glass, I can’t wait to try it out!

What do you think of Google Glass?

Thank you!

travel

Such simple words, yet we often forget to say it!

 I just came back from quite a challenging trip from Europe. I travel often, so naturally, I feel nothing can surprise me anymore. I was wrong.

My plane from Poland was delayed an hour and when I arrived to Chicago, my next plane had just left in front of me! I couldn’t get my luggage back because they were already checked in for my next flight to Vegas. I couldn’t believe it! I had NOTHING besides my Marciano purse and an Arbonne lipgloss. I had to spend the night at the Hilton where the lovely guy at the front desk gave me a nice discount after I told him my story. My phone was at the very end of it’s power and the airport was already closing up! I ordered some food that never arrived, and after just a few hours of sleep, I was ready to start my new day, with a new attitude. This can happen with anyone! No big deal! 🙂 Besides, I’m only 4 hours away from Vegas.

    When I finally arrived to my final destination and waited a little too long for my bags.. I started to worry.. A lovely lady told me at baggage claim, my luggage was still in Chicago! 😮 Nice!! But not to worry, both of them will be here this afternoon! That’s great, but I had 3 bags..

    After 3 days, I slowly started to say goodbye to my bags and everything that was in them. Because my birthday was a few days ago, I did a little, yet well deserved, splurging. This is completely understandable! The only thing I didn’t understand is, how can I be so ignorant, to check in all that stuff? My Michael Kors shirts and skirts with tags still attacked to them! My new pair of shoes I just bought for the winter and my new jars of Sensai creams that I received as a birthday present. The more I was running the list in my mind.. the more I wanted to cry! OMG! I was such a fool!

   The 4th day I realized things mean nothing in life. I was selfishly thinking of myself, when there are hundreds who just lost their homes during Hurricane Sandy. I felt so horrible about myself. I didn’t loose anything in that luggage, because everything I’ll ever need is inside me! Luckily, I learned this the easy way, because literally, the moment this made sense to me, my phone rang! The screen showed a number from Chicago. I couldn’t believe it! I knew instantly, someone found my bag!

   The gentleman who works for the airline didn’t find my baggage number, nor my name in the system. So what does he do? He goes on Facebook, types in my name and finds me!!! He literally takes his time to make sure my little Samsonite find it’s way home! I was touched!

   I realized, the world is full of people who are eager to help one another. The more you look around, the more you will find them! Always do something nice for someone else, and when it happens to you, never forget to say “Thank you”.

My first post

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A wonderful hello to all my readers!

As some of you might know, I just closed my “blogger” site a few weeks ago and decided to start a blog here, at WordPress.

Keeping the same format, I’m going to take you guys with me through my journeys, travels and performances. There are a lot of catching ups to do.. I’ve been to FISM, (the biggest magic convention in the world), performed at the number one variety television show in Europe and after 2 years I finally visited home to Budapest.

So here we go, I will do my best to be faithful with all of you by keep writing and posting new pix. Now that I can create a post on my iPad no matter where I’m at in the world.. this should make things a bit easier.

Thanks for reading, please make a comment (so I don’t think I’m talking to myself :)) and check out my bio for additional info about me and my work! <3