Month: March 2016

THE CHINESE PALACE OF PALERMO / DolceGabbana

Hoodie, shorts, shoes and swim briefs by DolceGabbana _________________________________________________________________ The Chinese Palace in Palermo, Sicily, is one of the largest and most iconic Chinese-style residences built during the Baroque and Rococo periods. This was the inspiration for the newest Spring Summer collection available now on stores. I was lucky to get my hands on this gorgeous hoodie and matching shoes. Mixing patterns is an art, this runway look is a showstopper. The swim briefs, well… you know me, I’m always ready to jump in the water. You can see more of this collection clicking here. Some of these pieces, like the hoodie I’m wearing are available at the DolceGabbana boutique located at the Renaissance Mall. Pictures by the talented Enrique Balestrini. Location: The Beautiful Renaissance Marina tower. Add me on snapchat: Christianbendek.      

The Spin for Perfect Skin

So, actually I’ve always seen this product and kept telling myself I needed to buy one. Thanks to Vanity Planet I got one and it is as good as I thought it would be. The Spin for Perfect Skin takes face washing to a new level. Easily attain flawless skin with the use of this powerful and safe rotary action device. The gently spinning movement of the brush head thoroughly cleanses, exfoliates, and lifts dirt and oil trapped deep in your pores. The result is radiant skin that will have you beaming. How to use it? It is so simple, just watch the video below. Why is this little machine good? 33% reduced pores 93% clearer appearance 97% bacteria removal Use with cleanser to remove bacteria & eliminate dirt Visible skin clarity after 3 days of use The Spin for Perfect skin is a simple tool to help your skin look flawless. A powerful and safe rotary action gently spins the head of the device to thoroughly cleanse, exfoliate, and lift dirt and oils trapped in …

10 NEW FAVORITE THINGS | EAST DANE

So, I was browsing the EAST DANE site, looking for new things to buy, blog, I have an upcoming trip and I’ve always liked to buy a few things before I go, here’s 10 new items I would love to take on my next vacation.   Uri Minkoff Pebbled Leather Wythe Weekender A substantial Uri Minkoff weekender, constructed from pebbled leather and detailed with polished hardware. The two-tone top zip snaps down on the end to maintain a streamlined profile. Lined interior with a shoe sleeve at the bottom. 2 patch pockets and 1 zip pocket. 1 external slide pocket. Rolled leather handles. Optional, adjustable shoulder strap. Click on the image to read more about this piece or to buy it.   Bally Lollten Bold Bifold Wallet A colorblock leather Bally wallet with a slim bifold design. 2 lined cash pockets and 8 card slots. Made of Calfskin in Italy. Click on the image to read more about this piece or to buy it. Lotuff Leather Travel Kit The travel kit from Lotuff. Handmade in New England, the …

WHEN IN DOUBT, WEAR POLKADOTS | RALPH LAUREN

Jacket, shirt, chinos by Ralph Lauren, Shoes by Sperry x Gray Malin, sunglasses by Le Specs. _____________________________________________________________ This is really a great outfit, I remember the day I wore it everybody was looking at me, I mean, I know… Pink chinos, but also the shirt, it is such a great piece, versatile, fun, elegant. Like the header of this post, I think a polka dot shirt, like leopard print, is becoming a neutral… even for men, this navy and white shirt you can pair it with virtually any bottom you have, like a jean, any color of chinos, Bermuda shorts, and it would look stylish. If you don’t have one, get one now! All these items are available he in Aruba, visit the Ralph Lauren store located at the Renaissance Mall. Drop my name to any of the girls working there 🙂 All pictures by the awesome Isaiah Stomp. Remember to follow me on snapchat to: christianbendek and like my facebook page The Caribbean King    

KIEHL´S FACE MASKS

So, I have these new masks by Kiehl´s that you have to try, taking care of your skin, especially your face should be a priority in your life… why? that’s the first thing people see, your face! In my case not only that but since I spend so much time in the sun, I need to take care of it. First we have the Turmeric and Cranberry Seed Energizing Radiance Masque. This mask will brighten and energise the look of your skin, helping it not to look tired and dull. It will restore the appearance of your face, making it look healthy and rosy. It is made out of turmeric, which is rich in antioxidants that will brighten your skin, also, cranberry seed extract which contains more antioxidants and the crushed seeds work exfoliating your face. How to use it? it is so simple and quick. First you have to clean your face, then you apply it and wait till it dries for 10min, rinse it with warm water will you gently massage your skin in …

BIG SMILE | Elite Sonic Toothbrush

So, Actually… This is my first electric toothbrush. I’ve always been curious about them but I never had the chance to buy one or use one, so I got myself one, not a simple one but the best one in the market, the Elite Sonic Toothbrush! Big name for a great equipment. At 40,000 brush strokes per minute, the Elite Sonic Toothbrush blasts away plaque while gently polishing your teeth for a whiter, brighter smile. The lab tested UV Sanitizing Charging Base kills germs and bacteria while keeping your brush charged for the next use. The 30 Second Area Change Alert and Two Minute Smart Auto Timer make it easy to meet the dentist recommended brushing time. Made of the highest quality DuPont bristles, the Elite Sonic brush head is uniquely designed to get your teeth sparkling clean. Your Bright Smile Starts Here. UV Sanitizer – Kills 99% of germs and bacteria that accumulate on your brush head 40,000 Strokes per Minute – Maximum sonic cleaning power Two Minute Smart Auto Timer – Easily meet recommended brush time …

DICKIE DOLLAR SCHOLAR

Shirt, chinos, and belt by Ralph Lauren, watch by Daniel Wellington, sunglasses by Prada. _________________________________________________________________ Yes, I got a little inspired by Scream Queens on this one… You have to like attention to wear a vibrant color like yellow. This shirt was hanging in the store and I was immediately drawn to it . Yellow is such a fun, sunny and positive color, it is my favorite color in general, i feel this color needs to be everywhere. This casual shirt from the new Ralph Lauren spring collection is definitely one of my favorite pieces, I pair it with navy chinos and a tan leather belt that looks fantastic with this two pieces, I am very happy with this outfit. Where would I take this look? Brunch, country club, breakfast or lunch with the family… it’s a classic, preppy look… Ivy League-ish if you will. The basic formula always work: colorful bright top and a solid neutral on the bottom or you can do the opposite. I have this flower pants I got last spring, they’re sitting on …