Vichy Lets You Add a Shot of Vitamin C to Your Skincare Routine

If you start with a serious skincare regime, the first thing that’s likely going to be added to your skincare routine is Vitamin C. It’s a quick and easy way to put some antioxidants into your skincare, and that helps fight the signs of aging due to sun damage and other environmental oxidation. Luckily, Vitamin […]

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Fragrant Friday: Acqua di Parma Colonia Pura

The original Acqua di Parma Colonia came out over one hundred years ago (in 1916), and along the way, the brand solidified its presence as a niche yet successful perfume house by sticking to fragrances that were crafted in Italy and maintained a high standard of quality. Colonia Pura is the latest addition by the […]

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Worth the Hype? The Foundation Brush

Do you need a foundation brush? The foundation brush. It’s not new to the makeup world and you know that almost every makeup counter you go to will try to sell you one. It claims to make foundation application easy and smooth but do you really need it? Truthfully, I go back and forth with […]

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What Kind of Exfoliant Do You Use?

If you exfoliate on a regular basis, you have got to read this article.  The UK (and maybe Europe) has banned the use of plastics in exfoliants, but not North America… could you imagine?  Many high end brands do use natural exfoliants, but they’re still pretty easy to run into.  What do you guys think? […]

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Avon Skin So Soft Satin Glow

I’m almost done with self-tanning my skin, but then the weather gets a little warm again and I can’t help but put a bit of a tint on my skin. These days, because the weather is a little dryer, I’m finding myself turning to a gradual self-tanner because they have the ability to hydrate and […]

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New, Estee Lauder Double Wear Nude Water Fresh Makeup SPF 30

I InstaReviewed this foundation, but it definitely deserves a review of its own, because it’s the one I’ve been using for the past couple of weeks, and it’s the latest in the Double Wear family, which is widely loved is a holy grail for so many people. First things first: the foundation is true to […]

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Beautycounter Protect Stick Sunscreen

Beautycounter’s Protect Stick Sunscreen is zinc based, water resistant, and SPF 30, and its formula is sheer enough to be used on all skin tones.  Take a look for yourself.  I’ve applied it on my arm and haven’t rubbed it in and you can barely tell where I’ve applied it. The stick formula means that […]

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Fragrant Friday: John Varvatos Artisan Blu Eau de Toilette

The one thing that I love about men’s scents is that they are mostly refreshing: and I know that’s what makes most men buy them too.  A lot of men want to get rid of any semblance of body odor by masking it with something fresh and clean, and it’s a wonderful formula especially if […]

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False Lashes That Don’t Look Extra

Do you guys wear fake lashes? On special occasions? Daily? I used to wear them on special occasions, but after having kids, I don’t always have the time to put them on. Also, now I feel that most of the time, when someone takes a pictures of us as a family, they’re more looking at […]

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Benefit Dallas

@BenefitCanada’s Dallas Blush is still one of the best blushes I’ve tried – simply because it looks so good on my tan skin and I can take it from summer to winter without trying really hard, and I can even use it as a light contour if I’m just sticking to the hollows of my […]

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