Thursday Threes: Rodial Super Acids Range

I consider myself something of an expert when it comes to the topic of peels… and exfoliation in general. I use salicylic and glycolic acids on a regular basis, and have a stock of products with ranging potencies at my disposal should my skin ever need a pick me up… and trust me, it has. […]

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The French Pharmacy Shower Gel from Bioderma

We love love love French pharmacy products, and have really fallen in love with the brand Bioderma over the past year. If you have dry skin, this is a line that you absolutely must check out because there are so many options for people who have very dry skin. Our latest love is their Atoderm […]

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Essie Spring 2014 Collection

Okay, I’ve found my holy grail pale nail polish shades for this spring, and they’re part of Essie’s Spring 2014 Collection.   The colours (in the order above from left to right) are Style Hunter, Spin the Bottle, Truth or Flare, Romper Room, Fashion Playground, and Hide and Go Chic. Romper Room and Spin the […]

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Benefit The Big Easy Review

Imagine if someone took your favourite primer, added a hefty dose of tint to it, and formulated it with SPF 35. What you’d end up with is Benefit’s The Big Easy Liquid to Powder SPF 35 Foundation. This is a dimethicone-based foundation that has light coverage and goes on like a primer. It does have […]

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Fresh Black Tea Instant Perfecting Mask

Obviously, it’s easy not to roll your eyes when you read “instant” on something, but then you have a day when you are so tired, and you know you don’t look your best, and it’s the “instant” catches your eye, and so you think “what the heck, it can’t hurt”. And then you apply this […]

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Thursday Threes: Favourites from OPI Spring 2014 Brazil Collection

Here are some picks from OPI’s Spring 2014 Brazil collection.  The collection is a mix of very bright colours and then a slew of purples.  The purples are easy to wear and those are the colours that I tried! Here are the colours and their descriptions: Next Stop…The Bikini Zone  This amethyst-toned pewter suits me […]

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Kiehl’s Skin Tone Correcting & Beautifying BB Cream

Today’s BB Creams are basically just a version of your regular tinted moisturizers. The best ones leave skin looking better, completely flawless, and matte and Kiehl’s BB cream delivers on all of those. This BB Cream has broad spectrum spf 50 which is a must for any BB cream – it’s not something I would […]

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The Blo Experience

@bloheartsyou Blow Dry Bar has been in Calgary for over two years, but I never got the chance to go in, but over March break this year I seized the opportunity to get ready for the weekend thanks to Blo. If you’ve never been to a Blow-dry bar, the concept is pretty simple: they do […]

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Nars Matte Multiple

On April 14th, Nars comes out with a matte version of its popular multi-purpose colours called Multiples. They’re cream-to-powder formulas that are made for use on eyes, cheeks, lips.. anywhere you want them. Of the eight shades, three are bronze/tans, while the other four are rosy/pinky shades that would work well on lips and cheeks. […]

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Lady Speed Stick Nutra-Skin

This has been the worst winter ever (and for some it’s not over yet!), but we have to believe that warmer weather is on its way and with it comes some…unwanted effects such as the need for more (and better) deodorant. Of course, the effect of using more deodorant can mean dry underarms, especially after […]

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