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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 of their scents and so I went on the Aveda Sensory Journey. The journey is really […]

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The Contessas are Here!

Canadian hairstylists are gearing up for the 29th Annual Contessa Awards (#Contessa2018), which are happening THIS SUNDAY, November 12th in Toronto.  Actually, not just for hairstylists, makeup artists and nail technicians too will be at this awards ceremony.   Not only will the hair stylists be there, but the brands that support them will be […]

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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, right?  At least that’s what I like to keep telling myself.  But somehow, on some […]

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Aveda Dry Remedy Oil

Yes, you can put oil into your hair and have it look healthy and shiny and not at all greasy. That’s what I found out when I used Aveda’s new Dry Remedy Oil. It comes in a tiny bottle (tiny compared to most of the serums that I use) and it turns out that I […]

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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 and the nourish-mint lipliner. The lipstick colour is Peruvian Lilly ($22.50) and the lipliner is […]

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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 and shimmery. I was stoked to discover that the spring shades have an intense colour […]

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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, I’m not giving up my chestnut colour anytime soon. Around a year ago, my randomly […]

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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 really resolves to eat more cake? Practical as they are, I will be proud of […]

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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 about what’s new and exciting, but appreciate those products that we just keep coming back […]

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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, bath salts, and concentrate so that de-stressing can occur on many different levels. For $66, […]

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