Tag Archives | Holiday 2016

Current Makeup and Sothy’s Latest Collection

On Insta, I sometimes share what makeup I’m using, and although I posted this picture a week ago, it’s still totally accurate!  I still use the NYX blush palette to do my blush, and the Rodial contour powder, which I wrote about just a little while ago.  My other two mainstays are from the French brand, […]

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Nars Look Closer Eyeshadow Palette Review

I really wanted to love this eyeshadow palette.  On first glance, it has everything I would need to build a stunning eye look: a matte base, shimmer eye colour, matte contour colour, and deep liner colour.  However, because this palette is made up of mostly warm tones (eyeshadows I, II, and III are all warm […]

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The Body Shop Merry Kiss-Mas Born Lippy Lip Care Wand

This is the very best gift for kids – it’s a pretty little paper lolly filled with five lip balms inside: Watermelon, Strawberry, Passionfruit, Satsuma, and Raspberry.  It’s $20 and available online or in stores. My daughter was definitely into it when I gave it to her last year – and she was three!

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Dior Holiday 2016 Splendor Collection Eyeshadow Palettes

Dior’s Holiday 2016 is here, and it’s a supremely glam collection that incorporates lots of great detailing that puts you into the holiday spirit. My favourite things have to be the eyeshadow palettes.  Below is palette  776 which is a range of purples with a gold accent shade, and a shimmering white highlighting shade.  Although […]

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Gift Your Favourite Hair Care

Did you read my review of the Kerastase Discipline Curl line?  I’m obsessed with it and I’m thinking that it’ll be perfect for every curly-haired gal in my life.  Thankfully, Kerastase has it available as a gift set, along with the rest of their most popular hair care lines. The Kerastase Discipline Curl Holiday Set […]

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Holiday Gifting with Beautycounter

We all have someone in our lives who prefers living clean – meaning that they’re more focussed on using natural products and products that are free of potentially harmful ingredients. Point them in the direction of Beautycounter this holiday season – this under-the-radar brand focusses only on making clean and safe product that are ultimately […]

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Nars Red Polishes – Nars x Sarah Moon

This trio of red polishes is part of the Sarah Moon x Nars collection – one that focuses heavily on lots of red and pretty dramatic makeup on the whole.  I loved wearing these polishes – they applied so smoothly and gave me almost full coverage with one swipe.  They were already shiny, but with […]

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