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Vasanti Blush

At times, it can be difficult for girls with medium to dark skin tones to find a colour of blush that really works. Sure, there are tons of colours and options to be found at cosmetics counters, but when you flip through magazines or look for other help, the examples given are usually on very […]

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Dior Addict Ultra-Nude Lipstick

This spring, the smoky eye trend continues, but with a twist. Go light on the shadow and heavy on the eyeliner to update your look. This means, of course, that you’re going to need a nice nude lip colour to sport. Lucky for us, this Spring Dior released a whole slew of nude lip colours […]

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The Curl Ambassadors

Last week, it was time for some pampering. Hair pampering that is. The thing is that I have long curly hair and I wanted to go to a place that knew it well and could take care of it. So I thought I would try a new salon that a friend had told me about […]

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Inside Out Lipgloss

Tarte’s new Inside Out Vitamin Lip Gloss is making big waves. Tarte has teamed up with Borba so that the lipgloss has vitamins that protect your skin and nourish you in case you lick your lips. I don’t know whether this is a great way to get your vitamins or if the gloss does indeed […]

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Mineral Foundation

Those of us with medium to dark skin tones often have a difficult time finding any foundation, let alone mineral ones. Still, mineral foundations pose a unique problem – the inclusion of titanium dioxide often means that the foundation shades are too cool to look natural on darker skin tones. Enter Alison Raffaele. Her line […]

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Oscar Blandi Jasmine Oil Serum

I love anything that smells of jasmine so I was delighted when I came across Oscar Blandi’s Jasmine Oil Serum. This stuff smells amazing. Just the perfect amount of scent, and guess what? The fragrance lasts and lasts in your hair! Now, I have to admit that the serum itself is oilier than a pure […]

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Cake – in Your Shower

Usually, I steer away from products that smell sweet. Do I really want to smell like I just spent 25 minutes baking in a pre-heated 325 degree oven? No thanks. And then I discovered Cake Beauty. Their smells are not too sweet and when you get a sniff of a Cake product, you’ll know what […]

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This season, it seems that the sartorialists of the world have decided to tackle a problem that has long irritated them: people who wear woollen winter coats but haven’t bothered to snip that little piece of thread that holds together the vent at the back. Some members of the fashion police carry tiny pairs of […]

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Pop Beauty Ribbon Gloss

I usually pass right by the Pop Beauty aisle because their products sometimes seem a little “young” for my taste. Well after trying their Ribbon Gloss, I will never be that judgemental again. I tried the Nude Ribbons (not in the picture) and I love all the colours. They’re shimmery without being glittery and not […]

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L’Oreal Telescopic Mascara

Imagine my surprise upon learning that L’Oreal’s Telescopic Mascara is available in Canada before it’s available in the US – though I suspect that it will be launched there soon enough. Of course, I had to try the mascara for myself. The wand of Telescopic is similar to the wand of Lancome’s Fatale – the […]

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