New Calvin Klein Reveal Perfume

This is the only scent I’ve heard of with a salt accord. Reveal is the new scent by CK, and is for the confident perfume wearer. It’s definitely more of an evening scent, and it has a beautiful warm and woodsy sandalwood drydown. Official notes are: Top: raw salt signature, pink pepper, black pepper, white […]

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Urban Decay Naked Skin Foundation Review

I’m going crazy with foundations these days! I think this happens with me every fall – I feel a need to discover something that’s going to make my face look amaaaazing. Anyway, I’ve been dying to try this foundation since it came out, and I finally bit the bullet. Everything about it was calling to […]

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The Wild Rose Beauty Balm from Neal’s Yard Remedies

Ok, anyone read The Goldfinch?  And did the constant mention of locations, brands, and other real-life details hook you as it did me?  And did anyone catch the mention of Neal’s Yard Remedies?  Just me?  Maybe it’s because I’ve had their Wild Rose Beauty Balm on my bedside table for the past month, and it’s […]

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Schick Intuition Advanced Moisture Razor Reader Reviews and Winner

Ok, so thank you SO MUCH to all my readers who won the razor and then sent me their feedback on the Schick Intuition Advanced Moisture Razor. In case you’re interested in trying it, here is a snapshot of what people thought: B.G. said: “…it reminded me of old skool electric shavers from the 70’s.” […]

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14 Best Face Scrubs

Exfoliation is a key step in any good skin care routine. Not only does it get rid of dead skin cells, promoting smoother, more even-toned skin, it also can help your other skin care products work better. To make it easy for you to choose one, we rounded up a list of the best face […]

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Splurge vs. Steal: The New Liquid Foundations from Lancome and Maybelline (and others)

…or why you need to spend less for a better foundation. Ok, so I have to admit that I’m totally a department store foundation girl, by which I mean that foundation is definitely a justified splurge for me.  But then I tried the Maybelline Dream Wonder Liquid foundation, and so things have changed some. Check […]

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Nars new Audacious Lipstick

Hello wonderful readers! If you watched my Favourite Lip Products video  you know that I’ve recently become a fan of lipstick.  It’s just longer wearing and more opaque than lipgloss, and on a perfectly moisturized lip there’s nothing better. I know I’m not the only one because brands keep launching lipsticks, and a perfect example is […]

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Clarins True Radiance SPF 15 Foundation

Sorry for the lack of blogs lately!  This summer has been busier than ever, and after working hard the rest of the year, August was my month to relax like I’ve never done before.  I read best-sellers (anyone read The Goldfinch?! Amazing!) and watch movies and television (Suits season finale was awesome wasn’t it?  I’m […]

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Prada Candy Florale

Forget syrupy sweet candy, this is a fun fragrance on a whole other level. “Prada’s latest fragrance evolved from the concept of an imaginary flower created especially for Candy.” Candy being the persona created for this fragrance. The idea of imaginary flora was used to create Prada Candy Florale.  Think “white Cosmos” with airy and […]

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July Favourites Video

HI guys! Check out my July Favourites video. I focussed on skincare in this one because I did get a comment asking me for some skincare tips. My skin is oily and sometimes acne-prone, so most of the suggestions are for that, but there’s a new line of skincare I tried that has options for […]

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