Fragrance Friday: Fall Scents with Tom Ford Tuscan Leather

Time to change up the fragrance game and wear something a little warmer for fall.  In my case, it’s Tom Ford’s Tuscan Leather which I just got. I’ve got Champaca, and Cafe Rose, and they’re my favourites, so the people at the counter suggested Tuscan Leather and although it has notes of amber and vanilla […]

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Colab Dry Shampoo

Spoiler alert: it’s not totally free of the white residue but it does blend into my black hair super easily and it smells like nice perfume not hair product, which is perfect because at least a little part of a dry shampoo’s job is to make your smell better and not let everyone know that […]

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Empty: It Cosmetics Confidence in a Cream

I’ve reviewed Confidence in a Cream before but the fact that I kept coming back to it and now it’s finished shows how much I really liked this moisturizer.   Confidence in a Cream absorbs quickly and makes your skin feel hydrated – and that’s a feeling that lasts.  It’s thick and rich for a […]

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Kariderm – Shea Butter for Your Hair

I have a love/hate relationships with natural shampoos and conditioners.  I like that they’re supposed to be good for your hair – soapless, silicone-free, natural ingredients, even good for the environment – but they just don’t feel like they’re cleaning my hair the way that other shampoos do and I really like my hair to […]

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Dior Dream Skin 1-Minute Mask

I don’t have time for masks these days.  If it’s not giving me results like peeling which is really what my skin needs and likes to look its best, then I’m not really into it.   Dior Dream Skin 1-Minute Mask is a mask I can get behind.  It has glycolic acid in it but […]

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Just Finished: Neutrogena Rapid Wrinkle Repair Regenerating Cream and Creams I’ve Loved

I really wish I had taken a picture of the empty jar, but I just forgot.  I know, I’ve reviewed a whole bunch of face creams lately.  There was the Sothy’s Noctuelle which has vitamin C in it and is meant to be used at night time.  This was really the most lusciously moisturizing cream […]

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Defend Your Skin with Vitamin C from Avene

At about this time of year, your tan’s faded, and maybe you’re left with some freckles from a good summer.  Maybe it’s just time to get that brightness back that you feel like you might have lost. I know that for myself at this time of year, I always contemplate laser, peels, scrubs, anything to […]

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New Make Up For Ever Matte Velvet Skin Full Coverage Foundation

The problem with most matte full coverage foundations is that they look obvious on your skin, sometimes even magnifying skin imperfections and texture instead of making skin look smooth.  It’s also difficult to make them look natural because real skin reflects light and matte foundation doesn’t in the slightest. Make Up For Ever’s Matte Velvet […]

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Another Day, Another Clear Sunscreen Everyone Can Use

It might feel like summer’s on its way out, but I’m not done with these sunscreen reviews!  Here’s another option for those of you who are looking for something that’s completely clear, and this one is SPF 30.   Aveeno’s Positively Radiant Sheer Daily Moisturizer has a light, almost gel-like consistency that feels incredibly hydrating on […]

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Fragrance Review: Byredo Super Cedar

It’s always always a good sign when you’re wearing a perfume, and you get asked what IS that.  The first time this happened to me when I was wearing Byredo’s Super Cedar, I immediately wondered if I had put too much on.  One spray doesn’t seem like much especially when you’re going to be out […]

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