Scott Barnes Chic Palette

Are you familiar with Scott Barnes? No? He was Jennifer Lopez’s makeup artist and the one who came up with her glowy yet ultra-nude look. He finally ended up creating a makeup line that featured colours for every skin-tone and nude glosses and lipsticks that worked on all women. I have his Chic Palette. The […]

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Canadian Makeup Show 2007

Today I went to the Canadian Makeup Show here in Toronto. The event was hosted at the Kool Haus and was by far the best trade show I’ve been to recently. Makeup artists and makeup junkies, this was your event. There were tons of cool cosmetic companies that had set up booths and all the […]

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Chanel Coco Mademoiselle

A while ago, Cool Hunting was invited to Paris to visit Chanel. They interviewed Jacques Polge the company’s parfumeur and filmed an interesting video on the seal that’s put on every Chanel bottle. Here are pictures of my own bottle of Coco Mademoiselle. The seal is difficult to break – not because it’s uber-secure but […]

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Olay In-Shower Body Lotion

Feel that nip in the air? That means it’s time for more moisturization. I’ve been trying this Olay Body In-Shower Body Lotion and I have to say that I really like it. I use it on the days that I’m too tired to really spend time moisturizing and I can slick this on, rinse it […]

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Daria Creates a Colour Collection for Lancome to Raise Money for Charity

Article from WWD.com. Published: Friday, November 09, 2007 Werbowy, Lancome Team Up for Charity By Julie Naughton Can you do well by doing good? That’s something Lancôme hopes will be the case with a limited edition color cosmetics collection created by one of its spokesmodels, Daria Werbowy. Out in April as a Sephora exclusive, the […]

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Quick Smoky Eye

Another video and this one is of a makeup artist doing a smoky eye in a hurry – not that the results aren’t still perfect. At the end when things got particularly rushed, there were two makeup artists working on the same model. That happened a number of times during this fashion week because there […]

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Preview of the Lancome Holiday Collection

Remember the Lancome Mystery Collection? How does a brand follow something so beautiful? With baubles of course. Here’s your preview of the Lancome Holiday Collection – Precious Light – which is scheduled to be released in a few short weeks. The ring below has a Swarovski Crystal on it and is filled with lipgloss. The […]

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I Interviewed Raymi

She lives in my city, has a blog that she constantly updates with pictures and anecdotes of her life, and when she posted that she wouldn’t mind being interviewed, I emailed her some questions. Also she is nominated for best Weblog again this year and her site is crazy popular and very addictive. Here is […]

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MAC Foundation Brush

I now have a MAC Foundation Brush that is a part of the Face Brush set in their Heirlooms collection. The brush is very thickly bristled and so soft. It’s a reminder that MAC has some of the softest brushes in the market which means that they’re soft on your face too. The density of […]

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Bronze Makeup

This is a beautiful bronze look, isn’t it? I have this cute video where the head makeup artist for L’Oreal Paris is explaining the look to the rest of his team. They all have great respect for Eddie and all the fun and interesting looks that he’s able to come up with. I think that […]

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