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Canadian Beauty News: April 27, 2007

This week, some lovely new summer products are now in, so here’s a rundown of what’s on shelves and what’s worth a peek: Dior Event and Products: I had a chance to go down to Holt Renfrew and took part in one of their Beauty Cuisine events, one run by the Christian Dior counter (the […]

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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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Day 4 of L’Oreal Fashion Week – Zoran Dobric

The Zoran Dobric show was another one of my favourites. The look for makeup was quite subtle. Sheer eyeshadow done with just L’Oreal Wear Infinite eyeshadow in 910 Pure Silver. The lip was done using simple L’Oreal Colour Riche lipstick in 714 Blush Scarlette from the L’Oreal Star Secrets Collection. You can see that the […]

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Day 2 of L’Oreal Fashion Week

Day 2 at L’Oreal Fashion Week was hectic – 8 shows and whole lot of running around. I did, of course, take pictures of all the makeup looks before the models went on the runway. I was also able to find out what products the makeup artists were using to achieve the amazing looks. You’ll […]

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Canadian Beauty News: February 9, 2007

Followups: Last week I mentioned that many perfume companies just weren’t giving out samples the way that they used to. While that’s true for the most part (and especially when it comes to higher end scents) when a company really wants to promote its scents, then samples are to be had. Case in point: Banana […]

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Canadian Beauty News: Februrary 2, 2007

It’s Friday and that only means one thing: time for Canadian Beauty News! To begin: remember when I wrote about L’Oreal’s Star Secrets Collection? I had said that the Aishwarya Rai shade of lipstick was perhaps the best nude coloured lipstick ever made and I loved it. The colour also sold out within a week […]

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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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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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