CleanLogic Lotion

Here’s a product that’s kind of cool: Cleanlogic Body Lotion. CleanLogic products contain extracts from the nopal cactus that grows in Mexico. Wikipedia tells me that the Nopal cactus is commonly eaten in Mexico and is high in vitamins. Lo and behold, Cleanlogic body lotion says that it contains antioxidants and has anti-inflammatory properties. The […]

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Diorshow Mascara

I’ve tried the Christian Dior Diorshow mascara many times before, but never written a review about it, so here goes. Let me start by saying that there’s a reason that this mascara ends up on all the Editor’s lists but never in the hands or makeup bags of most makeup artists. On top of being […]

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I Heart Dermalogica

It’s got to be said – I’m a huge fan of Dermalogica. They have a very straight-forward approach to skin care and can not only help you with any skin problems that you might be having, but can also help your skin look its best at all times. There’s treatment paired with products that you […]

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Dermalogica Pre-Cleanse

Dermalogica recommends that you begin your skin care routine with their Pre-Cleanse. It’s a rosemary-scented oil that you massage into your skin. It emulsifies the impurities on your skin and when you add water to it, the oil washes off. The product is similar to La Mer’s The Cleansing Fluid. The Pre-Cleanse really does work […]

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Dermalogica Special Cleansing Gel

Follow up using Dermalogica‘s Pre-Cleanse with Dermalogica Special Cleansing Gel. What’s so special about it? It foams with soap, cleans without drying. In the mornings, I use this cleanser without the pre-cleanse and love it. It’s refreshing and works!

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Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant

I conclude my Dermalogica reviews today with the Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant. It’s a rice-based powder that you mix with water to form a paste which is then rubbed all over the face. It’s a truly gentle exfoliater that’s great for everyday use. Please use this exactly as the instructions say to. Not following the instructions […]

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Spring 2008 Trends

Backstage at L’Oreal Fashion Week is always chaotic, but this time it was even more so. Eddie Maleterre, key makeup artist and spokesperson for L’Oreal Paris, hardly had any time to chat, but he spoke to us about what the trends are for Spring 2008. Want to know what colours you should be getting? Hear […]

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Mellinda-May Harlington at L’Oreal Fashion Week

Another new designer showing this season was Mellinda-May Harlington who originally hails from Vancouver. Here’s what Mellinda had to say about the inspiration for her collection: You’d think that doing an Edie Sedgwick/Twiggy kind of eye would be easy but this was more deliberate. Take a look at the short video showing the steps that […]

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Carlie Wong at L’Oreal Fashion Week!

Fashion week sounds glamorous and fun, but it’s also a lot of running around and making sure you’re on your game. This year, I scored a few designer interviews which were so fun. Here’s a bit of my chat with Carlie Wong. For those who may have missed it, she was on Project Runway Canada, […]

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Lise Watier Desirable

Lise Watier just launched a new fragrance: Desirable. Check out the bottle: yes, in real life it is just as pretty as the pictures. The inspiration for the fragrance is supposed to be femininity and seduction which accounts for the lighter top notes of this fragrance that give way to a more woody base. On […]

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