Lancome Miracle Forever

Lancome’s Miracle Forever was only added to the Lancome line of perfumes this year. Though I’ve heard that the perfume was meant to appeal to a younger audience, I found no sweetness or ephemeral citrus notes that are usually found in those scents. Miracle Forever has a peppery note that’s a bit of a bite […]

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Olay Radiance Ribbons Body Wash

I’ve mentioned that I love the Olay Body Wash with Body Butter Ribbons, so when a new version came out – with Radiance Ribbons – I had to try it. This version may just be a little more moisturizing than the other. It’s hard to tell when they’re both leave your skin so soft. This […]

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Canadian Beauty News: March 30th, 2007

Estee Lauder Heritage CollectionThere’s a special new collection over at Estee Lauder counters at Holt Renfrew locations world-wide. Called Heritage, the collection was designed by Aerin Lauder and inspired by Estee Lauder herself. Including compacts, soaps, face glow, lipsticks, perfume, and a hairbrush, the products were modeled after actual items on Lauder’s own dresser. The […]

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The Bomb

At fashion week, one of the goodies that some of us picked up was a tin of Soysilk “The Bomb” Intense Moisturizer. This product is sold at The Soya Boutique, a site that sells soy-based products. The moisturizer has a petroleum jelly-like consistency but is very easy to spread and absorbs quickly. This means that […]

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Products I Used Today: March 28th, 2007

First, I washed my face with Cetaphil face cleanser and then used Clinique Mild Clarifying Lotion. Foundation: Lancome Teinte Idole UltraEyeliner: Prescriptives Moonbeam Reflective Eyeliner in Beaming Brown (I love the colour of this liner, but it’s so irritating to sharpen! They need to use better wood so that it doesn’t get jagged whenever you […]

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Pink is the New Red

The pink lip this spring is what the red lip was last fall. Bright pink is the way to go – forget about baby pinks or raspberry shades. You want something bright and eye-catching. There are so many ways to wear the shade – with silver shimmer to cool it down or gold shimmer to […]

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Aveeno Lip Protectant

Are we too far out of winter to be talking about lip protectants? I don’t think so. There’s always room in the purse for a good basic lip balm and this is certainly one of those. I like to think of this as a high-end version of Carmex because it’s got the same medicated extreme […]

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Celebrity Products

I admit it. I occasionally read gossip blogs. Reading them is like going through a picture book – tons of great photos without a lot of writing. The attraction to them is similar to that of a bag of m&m’s. You know they’re full of empty calories but they’re oh-so-hard to resist! Anyway, last week […]

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The Best Part of Your Week

I have a Conair Foot Spa! Why the exclamation mark, you ask? Because I think that this is a product that every girl wants at some point, and considers getting, but then some how never gets around to it. “If I want a pedicure, I’ll just go and get it done,” she thinks to herself. […]

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Canadian Beauty News: March 23, 2007

Yes, after a week’s absence due to L’Oreal Fashion Week here in Toronto, Canadian Beauty News is back! Product NewsThere’s a new celebrity lipstick colour out at MAC but it hasn’t been as heavily promoted as some of the other lines – it’s a colour by Paulina Rubio. The colour itself isn’t available at stores […]

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