Tag Archives | Foundation

Currently Wearing: Hourglass Immaculate Liquid-Powder Foundation

  For the past month or so, this has been my jam… I first got my hands on this foundation back in 2013 and I was new to Hourglass makeup then.  This was a splurge and it was a great introduction to the brand.   Others have come and gone since then and there have been […]

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Dior Nude Air Serum Foundation

If you’re looking for foundation that is weightless, the new serum foundations are the way to go.  They not only deliver good coverage, but because every single brand seems to have a version, you can find the perfect one for you. Here’s my advice: stick with the brand that usually has options for your specific […]

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New Urban Decay Naked Skin Ultra Definition Powder Foundation

Urban Decay is totally becoming my favourite brand of makeup.  Previously, too bold or brash for my tastes, lately they’ve held on to their bold roots, but they’ve also managed to introduce lots of core products that work for everyone.  The Naked palettes were a great example of that – finally, all neutral/nude colours that […]

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New Clarins Everlasting Foundation SPF 15

Clarins new foundation lasts and lasts, but unlike a lot of long-wearing foundations it’s different in that it has an amazingly smooth silky soft feel.  It goes on thin and sets to an almost skin-like texture quite quickly.  The foundation also comes in 10 colours so that there are options for almost every skin-tone.  I […]

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A Match Made in Foundation Heaven

So I’ve figured out the recipe for long-lasting flawless makeup, and you don’t have to spend a fortune for it.  It all has to do with finding some products that work well together and with that, I’m going to help you. First, you need some sort of primer for your face.  I resisted the idea […]

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New! Nars All Day Luminous Weightless Foundation

Nars has the hottest new foundation to come out this year. Last year was the year thin, silky-feeling, weightless foundations that looked and felt great but weren’t for everyone because they didn’t provide a lot of coverage. I know that although I loved using these foundations, I did so only when I felt my skin […]

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The Foundation of Your Beauty: 10 Tips for a Healthy Glow

A huge part of our jobs as beauty editors is trying out the latest health advice and trends. After all, beauty starts from within. These are the tricks we’ve discovered have stood the test of time. Try them, and say hello to a happier and healthier you. See our healthy living tips.

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The Most Expensive and Best Foundation

…that I’ve ever used. I went to @HoltRenfrewCalgary and got the new Sisley Paris Phyto-Teint Expert Foundation. I’ve used a lot of foundations recently, but this one is really taking the came – and at $160 a bottle, it’s the most expensive foundation I’ve ever had! I’m totally a foundation junkie.  I love how it […]

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New Dior Star Foundation

Dewy, glowy skin is what’s in this fall, and whether you choose a powder foundation or a liquid one, the end result should be skin that looks like skin. Dior Star foundation offers all that and much more.  Medium coverage with a satin finish that isn’t shimmery but brightening instead.  The foundation can be buffed […]

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Tarte Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Full Coverage Foundation Review

I’ve always loved Tarte products and their “clay” product line is amazing, because it’s made for oily skin and all the products are made to be long-wearing. I had to try their 12-hour clay foundation because I love a long-wearing foundation. At first, I was completely got put off by the foundation because I had […]

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