Tag Archives: Foundation

New Nars x Charlotte Gainsburg Hydrating Skin Tint Review

The Nars x Charlotte Gainsburg collection is amazing.  It’s maybe my most favourite Nars collection to date because every piece is designed to be worn in a lived in kind of way which makes this a great collection of products … Continue reading

Posted in Summer 2017 | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Dermablend Professional Comes to Canada

If you’re looking for full-coverage foundations and more specialized coverage products – think acne scars or hyperpigmentation – then there’s a way to going above what’s just available at your local Sephora.  Dermablend – a professional makeup artist’s secret – … Continue reading

Posted in Fall 2016 | Tagged , | 2 Comments

The New Powder Foundation from Bare Escentuals

Powder foundations have come a long way.  Forget about being cakey and obviously powdery, today’s powder foundations are light-weight and actually leave the skin glowing instead of totally matte. Bare Escentuals, the brand that really made its name with a … Continue reading

Posted in Fall 2016 | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

New Make Up For Ever Water Blend Face and Body Foundation

If you’re sick of greasy, oily foundations that promise to make your skin look good but don’t deliver, then you need to try a foundation that’s water-based.  Not only will it go on soft and smooth but it’ll also feel … Continue reading

Posted in Fall 2016 | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

New Favourite Foundation: Vichy Teint Ideal

You know you’ve found your favourite foundation when you don’t even want to turn to anything else, and you decide to clear out your makeup stash so that there are no other foundations on the horizon. That’s how I feel about … Continue reading

Posted in Fall 2016 | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Hits and Misses from Dior’s Fall 2016 Makeup

Ok, this season, I’ve decided to do a hits and misses list… I love Dior makeup but like most makeup collections, there are lots of products I’m going to be using non-stop and lots that I’m not going to even … Continue reading

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Stila re-Launches their Stay All Day Foundation

TBH, I’m going for more natural beauty these days and so a face full of foundation just doesn’t appeal to me, but I am a fan of Stay All Day Foundation for the days (or nights) when you want better … Continue reading

Posted in Summer 2016 | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Nars Velvet Matte Skin Tint Review

When it comes to makeup trends, this year is going to be all about real skin.  We’ve done the contour, the strobing, the weightless foundation that still covers like crazy, but now take a step back and get back to … Continue reading

Posted in Spring 2016 | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Too Faced Born This Way Foundation Review

This is the most hyped foundation on Instagram, and with good reason: it provides good coverage, comes in natural-looking colours, and looks natural on your skin. But here’s the catch: it’s very similar to Make Up For Ever’s new Ultra HD … Continue reading

Posted in Fall 2015 | Tagged , | 2 Comments

Everyday Flawless Skin with MAC Studio Waterweight SPF 30 Foundation

Ok, so the Make Up For Ever Ultra HD Foundation is my fancy foundation and it photographs so well, but for everyday, easy-to-use foundation I use MAC Studio Waterweight foundation because it has a light serum-like consistency that spreads easily … Continue reading

Posted in Fall 2015 | Tagged , | Leave a comment