MAC The Matte Lip

MAC’s Retromatte finish is my favourite kind of lipstick.  It’s a super dry finish, even more dry than the regular matte, that almost stains your lips and doesn’t move at all. With the Matte Lip collection MAC has released a set of new shades of lipstick.  The new shades are: Styled in Sepia dirty cement […]

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Eos Shaving Cream Brightens Your Skin

Eos shaving cream is totally different from everything else out there on the market.  Instead of having a soap-based formula, the Eos formula is an actual cream which moisturizes your skin even once you’re out of the shower. The new formula has a blend of Vitamin B3, Grape Seed Extract and Green Tea in the […]

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Bioderma Has My Favourite Gentle Bodywash

… and some news, if I haven’t really mentioned it already: there’s a new little baby in our world and with that comes another look at things that are appropriate for baby… and the rest of us! So I’ll be writing about my tried and true favourite baby products soon, but in the meanwhile, let […]

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OPI Comes To The Bay

It’s been a while since I shopped for beauty products at Hudson’s Bay (I seem to be shopping online more and more these days), but the latest is that OPI Nail Polish will now be available at The Bay.  The Nail Lacquer and Nail Care collection is already available at The Bay’s Flagship store on […]

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New L’Oreal True Match Lumi Liquid Glow Illuminator

Contouring can look a little overdone in the summer, but you can still enhance your best features by highlighting and that makes L’Oreal’s new illuminating primer perfect for this time of year. Super shimmery and in an alcohol-based cream, this primer is best used sparingly before or after applying foundation.  Just tap it on to cheek […]

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I’m Finally On Board: Dior Addict Fluid Stick

I don’t know how it happens but when there’s a new innovation in beauty, it seems that all the brands are able to jump on board at the same time, even if they’re not owned by the same parent company.  Last year, the innovation was lip glosses that go on feeling like water and then […]

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New Marc Jacbobs Mod Noir

With a bottle that’s a throw-back to the black and white styles of the ’60’s Marc Jacobs Mod Noir is the newest scent from the hugely successful fragrance brand. Those of you who are familiar with Marc Jacobs Daisy (I wore it non-stop 7 or 8 years ago when it first came out!) will recognize […]

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Bad (and Confusing) News from Sephora

So the latest is that Sephora will now be opening a warehouse in Canada so that they can ship products from here.  Theoretically this is good: it means that if you order something online, you should be getting it quicker and it means that there’s less impact on the environment as well. However, Sephora is […]

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Kerastase Elixir Ultime Shampoo And Conditioner

Readers, I’m a huge fan of anything infused with oil when it comes to hair.  I’m finding more and more that these products that have oil in them leave your hair softer and shinier than ever before, and rarely do they weigh down hair the way a regular oil would. I’ve mostly stuck to styling […]

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Too Faced Bronzer Sampler Kit

Lots of people are new to bronzer – or scared of it because it might look overdone or orange. If that’s you, then you need to check out Too Faced The Little Black Book of Bronzers ($60).  This palette contains 8 of Too Faced bronzers – including Milk Chocolate Soleil, Chocolate Soleil, and Dark Chocolate […]

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