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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It Cosmetics Confidence in a Cream Collection

You may have heard that @ItCosmetics has been taking the world by storm. The company has been bought by L’Oreal which means that it’s going to be easier to get your hands on the products, and if you go to their website, you can see tons of videos on how their foundations go on and […]

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Dior DiorSkin AirFlash Spray Foundation

This @DiorMakeup foundation is now a classic – not that it’s not available but because it’s been available for so long and it’s awesome. Although it used to be available in just 4 colours, now it’s available in 11 with even a deep option.  You literally need to press the spray for 2 seconds, and […]

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Estee Lauder Idealist Skin Refinisher

This new gem from Estee Lauder does it all – it makes your face feel silky smooth, absorbs oil throughout the day, and gives you that polished appearance that you crave – all with two pumps of Idealist Skin Refinisher. Makeup primer this is not – it doesn’t have the typical silicone formulation or feel […]

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Reader Question: Molton Brown Products

I got the following email from Mr. C: Where can we buy Molton Brown Hand washes in the Toronto Area? I don’t want to buy on-line because my wife has scent allergies, so we need to test them before purchase. Where can we do this? You can get Molton Brown products at Holt Renfrew stores […]

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Caudalie Purifying Mask

This one is for those of you who want the clay without the tight drying feeling that some masks can leave. The Caudalie Purifying Mask smells wonderfully herby but doesn’t go on as smoothly as some of the other masks that I’ve tried. Applying a thick layer, however, does the trick and since the mask […]

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