Canadian Beauty News: January 9, 2007

I have a few tidbits to share so here we go! First: are you lusting after the Spring 2007 Chanel collection? Well, here’s a hint – just because it’s not on display doesn’t mean that you can’t buy it. A trip to Holt Renfrew had the Sales Associate leading me behind the counter and opening […]

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Own an Original

It’s that time of year – we’re getting rid of eyeshadows and lipsticks that we haven’t used for ages and cleaning our brushes before getting ready to apply work-appropriate makeup. Why not get a new makeup bag as well? If you want something beautiful and original check out Sweet T Original Makeup bags. They are […]

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Dove Ultimate Clear Cool Essentials Deodorant

I recently got a sample of Dove’s Ultimate Clear Cool Essentials Deodorant and I love it so much that I’m going to buy the full size version! I love the way that it smells – fresh and clean and not at all overpowering. The other thing that’s great about it is that it really does […]

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Molton Brown Bath and Shower Gels

One doesn’t use Molton Brown Bath and Shower Gel to be cleansed with minute amounts of vitamins or plant extracts. Nor does one use the body wash for moisture preservation in the skin. One uses the Molton Brown Bath and Shower Gel for the intense olfactory satisfaction that it provides. This body wash has a […]

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Goodbye India

India is the land of 80’s makeup, minimal makeup, or no makeup at all! Let me tell you about the three looks: 80’s Makeup: this means wearing eyeshadow and it must either be fuchsia, blue, or purple. Forget about neutrals because what would be the point? No. If they wear eyeshadow at all it must […]

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A Good Drugstore Foundation

One of my favorite foundations is Cover Girl Trublend foundation – I like it because not only is it cheap, but I could easily find a perfect match for my skin tone! I think that Cover Girl introduced this foundation in the perfect way – by letting interested consumers order free samples online and then […]

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Luxury Cosmetics in India!

The hotel that I’m staying at right now has Molton Brown amenities! I don’t even know if you can buy that brand in India, but I do know that this hotel mostly has guests from abroad and I know they’ll be familiar with Molton Brown, a highend bath product company from London, England. The twist […]

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Department Store vs. Drugstore

This is a picture of a Marcelle compact which was a limited edition that came out for Christmas. Unfortunately, Marcelle’s website doesn’t have a picture of it so this is one I’ve taken myself. I bought this compact as a gift for one of my cousins in India – the colours of the eyeshadow are […]

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Note to Self

Part 1: Don’t use conditioner when its first ingredient is mineral oil. This conditioner left my hair greasy and lifeless and I had to wait until the day was up to be able to wash it out of my hair. Part 2: Don’t assume that whatever amenities the hotel provides will be good enough to […]

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They Call it Potion Because It’s Magical

I first tried Urban Decay’s Primer Potion (eye shadow primer) when I was at the airport. I figured that if it could hold up for an 8 hour flight, then it would be good for everyday too. Well it didn’t let me down. I had often suffered from creasing eye shadow, especially on long days, […]

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