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Stila Heaven’s Hue Highlighter

As much as I love highlight when I see it on a Youtuber, in real life too much of it can come across as fake, or even worse, it can enhance pores in a way that leaves your skin looking less than cute. The best highlighters are powdery, soft, but also natural-looking with a glow […]

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Correctors, Primers, and Skin Perfectors

I’m having a bit of a moment with primers, correctors, and skin perfectors.  I love the idea of them.  Fixing imperfections on your skin before layering on foundation and concealer, so that in theory, you have to use less of everything.  But the problem that I’m having is layering them with everything else I need […]

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Stila Stay All Day Foundation and Concealer

I love me some Stila products.  They actually were the first foundations I bought because they were the only ones that seemed to have shades that looked natural on my skin – they were pricy and only sold at Holt Renfrew at the time, but I kept going back for the tinted moisturizers and wore […]

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Stila Aqua Glow Serum Concealer with Swatches

Stila’s Aqua Glow Serum Concealer is a wonder product. Offering a your-skin-but-better finish, this concealer is light but buildable.  It comes in skin-true colours, and effectively highlights or conceals and in some cases, it can even correct. Below are swatches of the Aqua Glow Serum Concealer in the colours Medium-Tan (left) and Medium.  You can […]

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Go-to makeup: Bright Lipstick

I love love love wearing a smoky eye, but with two little kids, I’m finding that I don’t have the same amount of time that I used to have to stand in front of the mirror and work on my lining and contouring.  Especially on a week day.  Especially when I’m being watched by the […]

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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 coverage and more of a done look.   The new packaging on this foundation gem […]

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New Stila Perfect Me Perfect Hue Eye and Cheek Palette

This is the 5000th post on CanadianBeauty.com!!!  I can’t believe it!  Thanks for coming along on this ride with me!Yes, I am loving these large square Stila palettes, and joining my Correct and Perfect palette is the Perfect Me Perfect Hue Eye and Cheek palette in light/medium.  Both palettes are good quality (plastic with a […]

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My Favourite Corrector: Stila Correct & Perfect All-In-One Palette

This is the palette I reach for every single day when I do my makeup.  It has everything you need to make your complexion look better, and I use it even on the days that I’m not going to be wearing foundation.  What makes the palette so indispensable is that it has five colours of […]

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Give Good Gifts: Palettes

The conundrum we run into every year: what to give our friends who love makeup but probably have so much but wouldn’t mind some more. We want to gift them something unique and fun and something they can actually play with! Enter: Stila 2013 Holiday collection inspired by Stila’s own vintage artistry. Back when the […]

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Thursday Threes: Liquid Eyeliner

Retro pretty cat eyes have been gracing red carpets and runways for a while now (Thanks Katy Perry, Adele and Lana Del Rey). Once you master it, liquid eyeliner is a great way to recreate this chic look. I’m not sure I’ll ever discard pencils and gel liners entirely, but liquids are great for quick […]

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