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L’Oreal Infallible Pro-Matte Collection

You know me: I’m a sucker for foundation, and I especially love anything and everything that’s long-wearing.  My combination skin combined with exceptionally long days (we’re talking about 16 hours with makeup on, sometimes) means that I like something that really lasts, because the last thing I like to do is powder my nose in the […]

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New, Voluminous Butterfly Intenza

A new mascara.  Go for a drugstore one to avoid any buyers remorse, because what’s an splurge with guilt?  Try L’Oreal’s new Voluminous Butterfly Intenza.  It’s different from the regular Voluminous Butterfly because the flat brush has bristles on all sides.  Weird yet wonderful. In drugstores now.

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Three Ways to Get Uplifted This Winter

…This was my week last week.  Sunny blue skies, tons of sun, palm trees, and … a resort. And now it’s -20 and there’s a snowstorm going on. We made it to the winter solstice, which means that winter is half over, right?  At least that’s what I like to keep telling myself.  But somehow, on some […]

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Thursday Threes: Suncreen Options Better Than What You Used This Weekend

Did you run out of sunscreen last weekend? Or did you forget to even grab it because it’s tedious to apply? Well here are some new formulas that are better than what you have lying around – grab them before your weekend activities. They’re all from L’Oreal Paris; their new line of Sublime Sun products […]

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New Video: May Favourites

Hi Friends! It’s finally June! Check out the video I made of my May favourites – some of which I’ve reviewed here on the blog. Here’s what I included: – Lots of picks from MAC’s Alluring Aquatics collection. Here’s my youtube video (http://youtu.be/u_1QXawErBU) about that collection, and my blog post: http://canadianbeauty.com/mac-alluring-aquatics-collection-details-video/ – Cream Colour Base […]

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Thursday Threes: Best Drugstore BB Creams

These are perfect for the summer because they all have SPF in them! The best BB creams can do it all. Not only do they provide sun protection and a bit of a tint, but they can also do double duty as primers underneath foundation. Here are our three favourite BB creams that can be […]

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Thursday Threes: Best Drugstore CC Creams

You can absolutely find great CC creams at the drugstore.  They perform more like tinted moisturizers with a brightening effect.  We’re happy to say that all our picks result in brighter skin over the long term, and help colour correct in that way! 1. L’Oreal Paris Visible Lift CC Cream We love this CC cream because […]

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L’Oreal Enters the At-Home Gel Manicure Game

At-home gel manicures are everywhere these days.  I’m constantly surprised by how many women actually own a gel-manicure kit – many, it turns out, and from Sally Hansen to Kiss Nails, it seems that if you have the patience, you can have gel nails at home. That said, not all systems are created equal, and […]

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Thursday Threes: Best Drugstore Mascaras

L’Oreal Paris Voluminous Butterfly Mascara This mascara has an amazing new asymmetrical wand shape letting you get mascara on evenly throughout the lashes. $12 Marcelle Xtension Plus Mascara We love this mascara because it really builds volume with just one coat. $13. CoverGirl LashBlast Clump Crusher Mascara We love this mascara because you can keep […]

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Thursday Threes: Three Best Drugstore Blushes

You don’t always have to splurge to look good, and if you know what to look for, you can find wonderful products at the drugstore. Here are our favourite drugstore cheek products – we’ve picked blushes and bronzers that have good pigment levels, go on smoothly, and last a long time. 1. L’Oreal Visible Lift […]

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