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From the Archives: L.U.C.I. from Lancome

A collection of products in packaging so unique that I’ve held on to it forever. The star product of the L.U.C.I. collection is a shell that holds two beautiful eyeshadows – one that provides a pop of colour and the … Continue reading

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Essie Mani Thanks Swatch

Today’s nail swatch is perfect for the holidays: Essie’s Mani Thanks which is a glitzy gold with a bit of pink shimmer mixed in.  It’s like a neutral – if you’re glam and like shimmer. I’m wearing 2 coats, but … Continue reading

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Wyld Konjac Sponges

If you’re looking for a clean and natural way to wash your face, check out the Wyld sponges available through the Holt Renfrew H Project. These sponges are made of 100% Konjac so they’re all natural.  The little pink one … Continue reading

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This is the Right Way to Use Neutrogena’s Hydro Boost Mask

We love sheet masks for the instant glow that they give us – hydration makes everyone’s skin happier.  But what you really want to do is follow up with a moisturizer that is going to seal all that serum in.  … Continue reading

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Estee Lauder Double Wear Light

The Estee Lauder Double Wear line is makeup that’s meant to last a long time, and there are some real winners. The regular Double Wear foundation is Estee Lauder’s best-selling, and I love their mascara. If you’re a fan of … Continue reading

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Armani Code

Armani Code is my perfume of choice today. To be honest, I can’t smell anything particular in the opening notes, but the drydown is a warm musky vanilla that’s not at all sweet. I’ve seen this described as a powerful … Continue reading

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Too Faced Better Than Sex Mascara

This mascara has been out for 4 years now (it first launched in 2015) and it’s still a best-seller. There’s good reason for that. The intense black waxy formula just makes your lashes look so good. With such an eye-catching … Continue reading

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Fenty Beauty Brow MVP

I have used so many brow pencils but this has got to be one of my favourites – it’s the Fenty Beauty Brow MVP. Look at the unique brush at the end. It actually grabs on to hair and blends … Continue reading

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November Favourites Video

Here is what I loved in November.  The vitamin C that I’m using right now and the toner that’s helping my skin.  One thing about the vitamin C: I’m using it on my hands too and they are so much … Continue reading

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Tom Ford Costa Azzurra Acqua Eau de Parfum Review

Wearing Tom Ford’s Costa Azzurra Acqua today and I don’t like it. You know old-school men’s cologne from the 80’s?  Sharp?  Biting?  That’s what this smells like. The notes are: Juniper, Herbs, Green Notes, Oak, Warm Woods, but this doesn’t … Continue reading

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