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Brushes to Use With Your Mineral Makeup

Changes are that if you haven’t tried mineral makeup already, you will in the next year, and that means that if you don’t own some already, you will, and then you’ll wonder how you can put it on properly. The trick, my friends, lies in the brushes. So, here are the brushes that you could […]

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Oscillation Powder Foundation

I get InStyle every month, and there’s no Canadian version of that magazine, so all the ads are American. I actually love that because it means that I can find out about products before they’re actually in stores, and then I anticipate them for months because that’s how long it takes for them to reach […]

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Color Us Impressed: Mineral Makeup Reviews of 3 Brands

If you do a Google search on Mineral Makeup, you’ll find that there are tons of little companies out there that sell mineral makeup products. It can get confusing because sometimes the prices are so good that you wonder what the difference is between them and the big companies that you see at the mall. […]

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Mineral Makeup from Lancome

I’ve not had much luck with the first series of mineral makeup that came out a couple of years ago (I’m looking at your Bare Escentuals), but since then I’ve found a few brands that have done well and given me good solutions for mineral makeup. My latest favourite is Lancome’s AGELESS Minerale foundation.  It’s […]

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Mineralogie

While we stand by our view that mineral makeup can be a tad overrated, there are definitely products produced by mineral makeup companies that make us sit up and take notice. Enter Mineralogie, which is now sold at The Bay’s Yorkdale and Queen St. locations.  What we love about this line is that the foundation colours […]

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Love My MAC Mineralize SheerSheen Powder!

So here’s what I do: I take my Armani Blender Brush and first dip it into my MAC Mineralize Sheersheen Powder/Loose, and then put squirts of foundation on the brush.  I then blend the mix all over my face and get a glowy look that’s so perfect, I don’t know what I did before I […]

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Bare Naturale’s Newest Additions

Because L’Oreal’s Bare Naturale line of product saw such great success when it was introduced, they’ve expanded their line of products. There’s the much talked about, but in my opinion overhyped, Bare Naturale Mascara. Yes, if you want the natural look then this one is definitely for you! I will say that it doesn’t clump […]

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Red She Said From MAC Is On Counters

MAC’s newest collection is Red She Said and basically features products that are perfect for achieving a more glamourous look this holiday season. There are the highly anticipated Dazzleglass glosses, which are sparkly and sheer, but of course sticky and long-lasting as all MAC glosses are. The cream of the crop, are the Mineralize trios.  […]

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Why I’m Not Won Over by Mineral Makeup

The mineral makeup hype will likely go to new peaks in the next year with more brands launching their own versions of this type of makeup. If you haven’t heard, the reason that mineral makeup is so popular is because it is free of all waxes and oils that can clog pores. Because it claims […]

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Mac’s Electro Flash

by Jenna Rocca This new collection features some new tinted lipglasses and lipstick by MAC in some excellent neutrals and pinks, complemented by fierce mineral eyeshadow duos that really make the eyes pop. The lipglass has Johoba in it and is super-soft, promising to have long wear as well. The lipstick features MAC’s original, famous […]

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