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Fragrance Friday: Acqua di Parma Chinotto di Liguria

  Now that the warmer weather is here, I definitely need to update my fragrance selection so that it’s not something too warm.  Instead, I prefer cool fragrances that are light on the skin and don’t overpower, but still can combat any natural odors that might not be the best. My latest addition is the […]

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Dior Summer Nails

Whether it’s raining or sunny out, Dior’s summer nail polishes are what summer nails are made of, especially this juicy colour, Pow 431.  I mean, I’m not usually one for bright bright colours, but I couldn’t resist putting this on my fingertips. The golden orange shimmer gives this lots of warmth and with a top […]

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New Bobbi Brown Skin Long-Wear Weightless Foundation

I love a foundation that has SPF in it, because it lets me go easy on the sunscreen, especially on days that are cloudy.  @BobbiBrown’s new Long-Wear Weightless Foundation has SPF 15 in it which is great for added daily sun protection on your skin, plus it is long-wearing so hopefully, you’re getting sun protection […]

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Estee Lauder DayWear Eye

One of the most common questions that I get is how to get rid of dark circles, or how to cover them up.  Some of the time, there’s no much you can do. Dark circles are inevitable if you’re not getting enough sleep, if you don’t drink enough water, or if you’re just genetically prone […]

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Universkin Update

A couple of months ago, I made a video about Universkin customized skin serums.  Each serum is mixed on the spot for your own skin concerns and because it’s bespoke, the ingredients are tailored to what your skin needs.  Because the serums are made fresh and without any preservatives, each one is made to last […]

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Meet: Woodlot

I love discovering new brands of beauty and wellness, and my latest find is Woodlot, a health and beauty company out of Vancouver, British Columbia.  Wikipedia tells me that Woodlot is “a parcel of a woodland or forest capable of small-scale production of forest products as well as recreational uses like bird watching, bushwalking, and […]

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L’Occitane Amande Delightful Body Balm

Let’s be honest, we use body butter as much for the scent as for it’s amazingly luxe texture, and the one we’re obsessed with right now is the Amande Body Balm from L’Occitane.   The Amande scent is an intriguing mixture of bitter and sweet.  At once gourmande but not dessert-like. More like something exotic […]

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New, Make Up For Ever Ultra HD Underpainting Color Correction Palette

You’re going to want this: the formula is actually longer lasting than most foundations so if you ever have trouble getting concealer or corrector to stay on your skin and make a difference, you don’t have to worry about that anymore. Take a look at the beauty that is Make Up For Ever’s Ultra HD […]

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What I’m Using: Spring Skincare Edition

  Here’s a peek on what’s in my bathroom right now.  I tried to streamline this a while ago when I was using Universkin serums, but slowly some of my other serums made their way back one at a time, and I couldn’t help but leave them on my vanity because they’re that good. Universkin […]

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Hourglass 1.5mm Eyeliner

When I first tried this @hourglassmakeup pencil eyeliner, I thought it was the best thing ever, and 4 years later, I’m still on board. The Hourglass 1.5mm Mechanical Gel Eyeliner is a gel formula automatic pencil that’s super thin.  The gel formula means that it glides on to your eyelid without tugging, and then sets […]

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