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Swatch: Dior Aloha

Dior’s Aloha nail polish was part of its Electric Tropics collection that was released for this summer. The polish comes packaged with Dior’s quick-drying top coat. As you can see, the polish is a jelly finish.  I used 3 coats and even then the color was not opaque, but it’s so pretty that I didn’t […]

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Dior Summer 2011 Collection – Electric Tropics

I have a thing for really bright colour in the summer, and Dior’s Electric Tropics is perfect for updating that look.  The collection features eyeshadows in neutral colours and lippies in bright oranges and pinks. There’s also a powder called their Healthy Glow Powder ($48).  I have it in Sunset and it’s the perfect mix […]

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Christian Dior Vernis in Blue Label Swatch

This spring, Dior launched a new collection of nail polish shades and a special edition Rock Coat. The polishes come in just 5 colours: 704 Nirvana – deep turquoise 887 Purple Mix – sultry purple 804 Perfecto – cool slate grey 997 Blue Label – edgy navy 824 Underground – rich brown-taupe Each polish retails […]

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Dior Capture Totale Foundation

Just in time for the colder weather, where skin starts to need a little something extra, Dior has added to their Capture Totale line a new foundation. Dior says that the foundation is “a unique blend of Capture Totale anti-aging ingredients (Alpha Longoza™ and Centuline™), optical correctors and HD Liquid Crystal Pigments™, this revolutionary serum […]

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Dior Spring 2011 Nail Polish Swatches

Grey – along with some other subtle nail colours – is huge this spring.  And Dior definitely gets it right with their two new offerings as part of their Spring 2011 Montaigne collection.  The two colours offered are Pink Boa which is a sheer pale pink, and Gris Montaigne which is a creamy dove gray.  […]

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Dior Spring 2011 – Montaigne

Dior has become my favourite makeup brand, because they’re always on trend and their products are super easy to wear. This year’s spring collection is called Montaigne, and though it’s inspired by their Paris boutique on Avenue Montaigne, it’s an apt title for a collection that’s made up of a series of greys. I absolutely […]

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Winter Fragrance: J’Adore L’Or by Dior

J’Adore is a best-selling Dior scent and was originally introduced in 1999. This year, Dior is launching J’Adore L’Or which is a more intense and almost stronger version of the original although both are Eau de Parfums.  Dior is calling this an Essence de Parfum, to show that they’ve taken the heart of the original […]

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3 Products for Dry Skin

I know that I go on and on about having oily skin, but the fact of the matter is that even my skin needs some TLC, especially when the temperature drops! Here are some of the best products for dry skin: 1. Lush’s 9 to 5 Cleanser. This is a liquid cleanser that’s so gentle […]

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Fall Trend – Strawberry Lips

If you’re wondering what shade of gloss or lipstick to pair with your blue or grey shadows, I have the answer.  You must get a pretty strawberry or pink colour to adorn your lips.  We’re not talking hot pink or anything neon here.  We are, after all, in autumn, no? I am thinking of actual […]

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Must Read: Anti-Aging Products Scientifically Proven to Work!

Good Housekeeping has done a study that tests different anti-aging products.  The great thing about this study is that they test most products for weeks at a time, and do lab tests on skin as well as take consumer feedback into account. They studied more than 90 products in 12 categories, used 820 volunteers, and […]

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