It’s Not Just for Kids

By now it’s no secret that I love a good leave-in conditioner and besides serum, this is the one product that I always stock in my bathroom. But I’m sorry to say that I had never before tried a detangler. I had thought that they were mostly hype and had thus stayed away even when […]

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Emporio Armani Diamonds

Believe it or not, Armani Fragrances actually hold the top three spots for best-selling men’s fragrances – but more on that later. Right now it’s time to look at Emporio Armani’s latest release: Diamonds. The bottle, of course, is going to look like an actual diamond and Beyonce will be the star representing this scent. […]

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Missoni and Missoni Acqua

I think that the concept of a variation on a fragrance is a great one. The result is two scents that are similar but not the same – sister scents, as I like to think of them. Missoni is one of these. The original perfume was launched last year and though I didn’t hate it, […]

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Stila Fall Fantasy – More Palettes

Finally, pictures of Stila palettes are available so I can talk about them. From left to right, the colour stories are Madagascar, Laguna, and Moss. Yes, these are on shelves now and like I said, every year Stila does a variation on their palettes. This year’s palette is made of faux suede. I’d like to […]

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Perfume Personalities

Check out what Sephora has to say about the personality of those people who like floral scents: “Women who favor floral fragrances are elegant, feminine, and passionate romantics.” I don’t know if I’m a passionate romantic but I’m definitely feminine. I had to laugh when I read that quote because it brought to mind a […]

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Find a Fragrance

When you’re in the market for a new perfume, the selection out there can be very overwhelming. There’s all the new offerings on the market, and then there are the other scents already in the air. Where to begin and how to find something perfect? It can be helpful to look at fragrances you already […]

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Book Review: In and Down

Ever since I finished reading Jane Eyre this summer, I’ve come to the conclusion that life is too short to be reading bad books. I mean, really, sometimes it’s hard enough to make time in your life to read at all and when you do pick up a book you want it to be good […]

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Canadian Beauty News: August 3, 2007

Yay, it’s the end of the week! Today’s “news” is all about new fall collections. I haven’t had a chance to see them in person, so there’s definitely going to be some follow-up in the coming weeks, but I love to know what’s going to be in stores, and so here are the deets for […]

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Perfume Month!

This month is going to be all about fragrances! It’s not going to just be about me trying on different fragrances and telling you about them. Instead it’ll be about what’s already out there and what’s to come soon. I’ll tell you about some niche brands that are worth exploring, what fragrances are being released […]

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Palettes of Yore

I wrote a while ago that I already have a Stila palette, and I found an image of the exact one that I have. It’s called Perfectly Plum and Stila has similar items every year. The blush in this palette was a winner – a bright reddish pink with gold shimmer. The white was too […]

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