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New Video: Nars Wildfire Collection!

Happy Friday, everyone! The Nars Wildfire Collection is new for Spring 2017 and features colour for the eyes, and more subdued tones for the lips.  It’s a contrast to the light, pretty, floral-inspired makeup that we usually see this time of year, but it’s still on-trend – especially since aqua and teal shades of eyeshadow […]

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New Make Up For Ever High Precision Lip Pencil

Make Up For Ever has the Aqualip lip pencil, which glides on to your lips and then sets to a waterproof finish, but now they have a more traditional lip pencil as well which is called the High Precision Lip Pencil.  Available in a range of natural, completely wearable colours, this lip pencil is perfect […]

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Estee Lauder Double Wear Nude Cushion Stick Radiant Makeup

You will have seen a lack of reviews on the popular cushion makeup that’s come out in recent years. You can find it at Sephora, the drugstore, or the department store, in the form of a usually watery foundation that’s housed in a compact with a built in cushion.  You tap the cushion and then […]

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New Nars Soft Matte Complete Concealer

Nars is known for keeping us on our toes, with the best new product innovations every year.  I’m finding that more and more, their formulas are truly made to look like skin – they might not last on skin forever but – to me – and I believe to the average woman – it’s more […]

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Dermablend Professional Comes to Canada

If you’re looking for full-coverage foundations and more specialized coverage products – think acne scars or hyperpigmentation – then there’s a way to going above what’s just available at your local Sephora.  Dermablend – a professional makeup artist’s secret – is finally available in Canada.  The brand was created by an American dermatologist who saw […]

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OPI Infinite Shine Iconic Shades

…so, I went away for the holidays and I was SO done with everything.  The blog wasn’t acting the way it should, I deleted a bunch of things accidentally and then had to bring them back… and well, it was just too much and I was going away anyway, so I thought I’d give myself […]

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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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Reader Review: Cargo’s Chill in the Six Palette

This review was submitted to me by my reader, Janet, and I’m thrilled to put it up!  Have a read, everyone – and have a good weekend! I love winter or snow themed cosmetics, so I couldn’t wait to try Cargo’s CHILL IN THE SIX Limited Edition 20th Anniversary Eyeshadow Palette.  With shades called Maple, […]

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New Bare Escentuals Gen Nude Collection

Nude colour lipsticks are notoriously difficult to find, which is why when you find a good one, it’s essential to hang on to it and buy all the backups you can.  It also explains why so many people like to collect nude colour lippies – they might all seem the same, but a slight change […]

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Rodial Instaglam Compact Powders

Take a look at these two new Rodial compacts.  The lighter one is the Banana Powder and the Darker one is the Contour powder.  Both are finely milled with absolutely no shimmer.  They go on soft and smooth, blend like a dream and are perfect for highlighting and contouring. The packaging is also super luxe.  […]

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