Tag Archives | Moisturizer

Fall Hydration with Avene and a Giveaway

The weather is changing and so it’s time to add extra hydrators into your skincare routine.  As the weather turns cooler, our skin can get dry without our even knowing it and so it’s better to add some light hydrators to prevent dryness and then work up to more rich creams as the cold weather […]

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Neutrogena’s Serum + Moisturizer = Perfection

Last week, I told you about Neutrogena’s Rapid Tone Repair serum which is a skin illuminator, mattifier, and primer in addition to making your skin tone more even. Well, the thing is that the serum is so matte that in extreme weather conditions it can be a little drying. But, I’ve figured out what works really […]

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Update: GIVEAWAY! Murad Essential-C Day Moisture SPF 30

OK, so my friends at Murad have decided to sponsor a giveaway! I have TWO bottles of this awesome moisturizer to give away. If you need help with skin brightness, and need to add an antioxidant into your regimen, this lotion is for you. You need to tweet me @CanadianBeauty and @MuradCanada and tell us […]

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Hope in a Jar For Dry Skin

If you’ve been reading this blog for long, you know that I’ve always been a huge fan of Hope in a Jar by Philosophy.  It’s a moisturizer that makes your skin brighter but has a light formulation. Because my skin recently went through a bout of dryness, I turned to the Dry Skin formula of […]

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L’Occitane Cherry Blossom Petal-Soft Cream

The Cherry Blossom collection comes to L’Occitane boutiques this spring, and in addition to an Eau de Parfum ($65), there is a new LE cream formulation called Petal-Soft ($28). Different from the Ultra Soft Cream we introduced you to earlier this year, this cream has more of a glycerine base and the formula is much […]

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L’Occitane’s New Ultra Soft Cream

Ever since L’Occitane came to North America, I’ve been a huge fan of their Shea Butter formulations because they’re super hydrating. If you’re familiar with the brand, you know that their body moisturizers are the best but they can sometimes be difficult to spread just because of the amount of shea butter in the formula. […]

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Lancome Hydra Zen Neurocalm Review

I just spent 3 nights and 4 days in a hotel which means that I encountered some intense air conditioning which has left my rather sensitive skin tight and dry. I figured what was in order was a super gentle moisturizer that was basic. I picked up Lancome Hydra Zen Neurocalm Cream-Gel because on a […]

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Save Your Skin With Vaseline Clinical Therapy Body Lotion

You’ve already seen the commercials for this lotion; people with really dry skin use it and then pass it on to someone else who really needs it too. The ad is so compelling that even I wanted to use the Vaseline Intensive Rescue Clinical Therapy body lotion and now that I have, all I can […]

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Canyon Ranch – Your Transformation Through Skincare

Every so often, I come across a line of products that makes me want to throw away everything I used before. Canyon Ranch is that line right now.  The line was made to be used and sold at the spa of the same name, and though there are only a few products, all of them […]

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H2O Plus Hydrating Body Butter

It’s no secret that we love H20 Plus and all the goodies part of the Spa line.  The H2O Plus Spa Hydrating Body Butter has been placed in our washroom at work and has made us a hit in the office. The reason is that the body butter smells good, but at the same time […]

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