To celebrate Mother’s Day we asked a couple of inspiring Icelandic women about their views on motherhood and more.
Name: Andrea Magnúsdóttir
Occupation: Fashion designer & founder at AndreA
Children: Two (13 & 20 years old)
What has motherhood taught you? Motherhood is everything – it‘s life! It has given me endless and unconditional love and made me the woman I am.
What is your favorite BIOEFFECT product? BIOEFFECT 30 Day Treatment
Who is your role model and why? My mom, she is the most honest person I know, she is always there for me and she is the most amazing grandmother. She is hardworking and determined - when she sets her mind on something nothing can stop her. She taught me that anything is possible I believed her and that keeps me going.
One word that describes your family? Lucky
Name: Lóa Fatou Einarsdóttir
Occupation: Project Manager at 66°North
Children: One, soon to be two
What has motherhood taught you? A whole new level of love and a previously unknown level of patience and temperance
What is your favorite BIOEFFECT product? BIOEFFECT EGF SERUM. Now, I use it on my face before I go to sleep but I will also use it on my post-partum stretch marks when the time comes.
Who is your role model and why? All women that have worked their way into successful careers while putting their family first
One word that describes your family? Humor
Name: Aubi Oskarsdottir
Occupation: Global Brand Manager at BIOEFFECT
Children: Three (2, 7 & 8 years old)
What has motherhood taught you? Motherhood has taught me patience and the meaning of unconditional love. Being a mother involves imperfection and a lot of compromises. It has given my life a new purpose.
What is your favorite BIOEFFECT product? I have so many – but one is BIOEFFECT EGF Eye Mask Treatment. It‘s a lifesaver with my busy schedule and sometimes too little sleep.
Who is your role model and why? My mother has always been role model, she is a strong, passionate and loving woman who has managed to maintain a successful career as a doctor, raise two children as well as pursuing her hobbies and socializing.
One word that describes your family? Fun-loving