Tag Archives: Aveda

Skincare Lineup

A wee look at what I’m using right now.  If you have questions, leave them below.

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Aveda Sensory Journey

Back in 2007, I went into an Aveda store and started smelling everything – and you know how amazing their products smell.  And a sales associate thought I might like to create my own perfume since I liked the vibe … Continue reading

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Three Ways to Get Uplifted This Winter

…This was my week last week.  Sunny blue skies, tons of sun, palm trees, and … a resort. And now it’s -20 and there’s a snowstorm going on. We made it to the winter solstice, which means that winter is half over, … Continue reading

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Aveda Culture Clash Spring/Summer 2014 Makeup Collection

This spring, Aveda’s makeup collection is inspired by global street smart looks – the vibe is a futuristic boho which pairs neutral earth tones with brighter shades. Standout in the collection is the new shade of nourish-mint smoothing lip color … Continue reading

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Aveda Spring/Summer Lip Colour

Aveda’s new spring/summer makeup is in stores now and I checked out four lip shades from the Art of Nature collection. I love Aveda (I worked for the brand for years) but often find that their colour cosmetics too earthy … Continue reading

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Does Hair Mascara Really Work?

My father had gorgeous thick wavy hair and it was grey for as long as I can remember. I’ve inherited his hair genes on all counts – unfortunately including the early greys. And while the look worked for my dad, … Continue reading

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My 2013 Beauty Resolutions

I secretly wish I had a few glamorous resolutions like… Go blonde! Or… Perfect a sexy cat eye! But it’s probably the utilitarian nature of my beauty resolutions this year that makes them all the more worthy. I mean, who … Continue reading

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Beauty All Stars

Ed. Note: Friends, this year instead of doing a Best of 2012 list, we decided that we would tell you what our all-time favourite beauty products are. It’s time to go back to the basics, and not just be enthusiastic … Continue reading

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Give Stress Relief

For a friend who’s had a tough year, there’s nothing better than Aveda’s De-Stress gift set (which helps you de-stress by coming packaged in a gift box ready for gifting!).  The limited edition set comes with the lavender-scented Stress-Fix lotion, … Continue reading

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Desk Side Beauty Staples

  I recently downsized my handbag to a clutch and accordingly had to streamline my portable essentials. Suddenly putting together a few beauty staples to stash in my desk drawer at the office made a lot of sense. It’s not … Continue reading

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