Nars All Day Luminous Powder Foundation

It’s summer, so cream foundations have gone to the wayside, and mostly, my focus these days is sunscreen.  That being said, I’ve been finding that it’s kind of nice to atleast powder your face mid-day before stepping out for lunch or to see a friend, and so I’ve turned back to this powder foundation.  I […]

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CoverGirl LashBlast Full Lash Bloom Mascara

I’m having a bit of a moment with CoverGirl mascaras, in particular their LashBlast line.  With all the most-hyped mascaras around, there’s something to be said for a tried and true brand that you can get affordably and find while you’re even shopping for groceries. My latest discovery is Covergirl’s Lashblast Full Bloom mascara, which […]

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New It Cosmetics Secret Sauce

It Cosmetics has turned into a brand that’s coming out with fun and exciting products all the time, and when they release a moisturizer it’s no different.  Secret Sauce – Clinically Advanced Miraculous Anti-Aging Moisturizer is no different.  It’s a moisturizer that has a plethora of ingredients to help improve skin. From peptides to natural […]

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Truly Clear Soap Bar

Sometimes you don’t know how well something has been working until you stop using it and then notice that something’s different.  That might be what happens when we feel that our hair has gotten used to a shampoo, or how when you wear a perfume all the time, you stop smelling it on yourself.  Give […]

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My Lips But Better: Estee Lauder Burnt Raisin

Liquid lipsticks are everything I want in lip colour: long-lasting, opaque, and best of all, matte.  To find a colour that’s my lips but better?  Well now I’m set. I’ve been using Estee Lauder’s Pure Color Envy Paint-On Liquid LipColor in Burnt Raisin, and it’s the prettiest lipstick ever.  This lipstick is super pigmented and […]

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My Makeup Today

A bit old-school with today’s post, as it features a list of what I used today. Aveeno sunscreen.  It’s just SPF 15 but perfect since I’m going to be spending much of the day indoors. I know that it says for the body on it, but I think it’ll be fine for my face too […]

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Body Shop Lip Butter

With the air being hot and dry at times, and with my layering on lots of sunscreen, I’ve found that my lips have taken a back seat in terms of care.  So I’ve been looking through my stash of lip products and reached for The Body Shop Grapefruit Lip Butter since it smelled so yummy. […]

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Fragrance Friday: Chanel Coco Mademoiselle

Here are pictures of my own bottle of Coco Mademoiselle. The seal is difficult to break – not because it’s uber-secure but because you know that it was put on in some workshop at Chanel Headquarters.   I did finally end up breaking the seal – but only because I know that Chanel never discontinues […]

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A Completely Clear Face Sunscreen

#SorryNotSorry for all the sunscreen posts.  I’ve been using sunscreen diligently – on myself and the kids – as part of a quest to get out of the house more and be out and about with the kids.  I mean, I try anyway, but in the winter, it’s easier to make an excuse and just […]

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Annabelle Edge Lipstick

Annabelle’s Edge collection is inspired by geometry but the Edge lipstick that’s part of the collection is functional too. The lipsticks are in a diamond shape which makes for an unusual lipstick, but also provides lots of sharp corners to draw nice clean lines with.  The Edge lipsticks come in lots of bright colours.  Colour […]

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