Instant Gratification: You Asked, I Answered

Last night I went over some of the answers that I’ve gotten for the contest I’m running. Thanks to everyone who entered some feedback – I like hearing about what you’re enjoying reading and what you want to read about. To that end, I decided to address some of the feedback that’s been left and […]

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Another Week, Another Fabulous Giveaway

This time I’m giving away 2 prizepacks which means that your chances of winning are even greater. It’s not summer yet, but you can still be thinking of getting ready for summer, and this prize, sponsored by Nair, is to help get you there. The prize packs contain:- A beach towel- Sunscreen- A beachy fragrance- […]

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Blink

Sunday afternoons should be reserved for trolling bookstores or at the very least catching up on some reading. I just got through Blink by Malcolm Gladwell. I thought it was a little longer than it needed to be but overall this was a great read and I really feel like I learned something. Gladwell’s point […]

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Baby, It’s Cold Outside

It is so cold outside. I know, I know, you’re tired of hearing about it, but it’s true! My normally oily skin is parched, and it seems that I can’t use enough moisturizer these days. I am ready for it to be spring. But until then, I’ve got to bear up and see this as […]

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Mindy Shear Lip Balm

My guess is going to be that most of my readers have not heard of Mindy Shear Cosmetics. That’s cool, though. Before the Canadian Makeup Show, I hadn’t heard of Mindy Shear or her cosmetics company. She’s based in Montreal where she owns and operates two stores. But in any case, lets get down to […]

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J.R. Watkins Lip Balm

I’ve told you about J.R. Watkins before – I am smitten with their mango-scented hand lotion and body butter, and recommend the brand highly. Some time, somewhere, I received their lip balm in a goody bag, and I’ve been using it non-stop. It goes on easily, it’s just slightly minty, and it really works! It’s […]

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Coastal Scents Glossi Glaze

Readers who have experimented with mineral makeup might be familiar with Coastal Scents, a company that sells mineral makeup online. I’ve reviewed their foundation before, and it wasn’t bad.The Glossi Glaze lipgloss, however, is another story. They are meant to be moisturizing and “perfect” but I found them to be far from that. The formulation […]

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Beauty Linkage

EyeshadowCult.com’s Angie shares her guide to clear & healthy skin, because real beauty starts with beautiful skin! 15 Minute Beauty Fanatic uses her Cover Girl Outlast Lipcolor as a stain, and loves it! Savvy Skin tells you how to Save Money While Looking Fabulous. A Touch of Blusher looks into the cult mascara in the […]

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Reader Question: Head and Shoulders Conditioner

I was recently speaking with a friend who said that although she had dandruff, she hated using dandruff shampoos because they seemed to dry out her hair. For her, every winter was problematic because her would have to battle not only her dandruff, but then the resulting dryness that came with the treatment. I told […]

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Clinique GWP at The Bay

Yes sir, Clinique is also offering a bonus but this one is at The Bay. It too goes until Feb. 24th and you need to spend $26.50 to get the products above. They include: a Liquid Facial Soap, Rinse-off Eye Makeup Solvent, Long Last Lipstick in Sugared Maple (a shimmery pinky-brown), a High Impact Mascara, […]

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