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Wishlist item: Kevyn Aucoin Neo Bronzer

Kevyn Aucoin’s Neo Bronzer is a just-launched item that has a blush, bronzer and highlighter in one continuous palette.  I’m loving the transition from bronzer to blush to highlight because you can choose the depth of colour you want depending on your skin tone.  This would be perfect to take on vacation with you when […]

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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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New CoverGirl Katy Perry Matte Lipstick Review

I love a good matte lipstick. The staying power is usually better than your average lippie. Now, matte lipsticks aren’t the easiest to wear. Because of their inherently dry texture, they end up being drying on the lips, and will accentuate any already dry spots. Needless to say, although the Covergirl Katy Kat matte lipsticks […]

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Video: Nars Tahiti Bronze and Under Cover collections

I’ve already written about the Tahiti Bronze collection, and the Under Cover collection, but here’s a video where I show you some of the products. Enjoy!  

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Nars Summer 2016 Colour Collection: Under Cover

Yep, totally on Team Nars these days. Their products and formulas continue to be easy to use and just what’s needed for each season. The Under Cover collection is new for Summer 2016 and it has some versatile and on-trend shades for eyes, lips, and cheeks. First: two blushes. Liberation and Sexual Content Dual Intensity […]

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New Avon Perfectly Matte Lipstick

I know that there’s a saying that says that you should wear the makeup and not let the makeup wear you – basically that means that makeup shouldn’t always look like makeup, but should look like it suits you.  But I’ve been wearing a lipstick that has such a fresh and vibrant colour that I […]

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What’s Old is New: My Two Favourite Liquid Eyeliners

I’m taking a break from the gel eyeliner because the thought of cleaning a brush every day to get that nice crisp line just doesn’t appeal to me at the moment.  So for now, I’m diving into my favourite black liquid liners and using those to create the little flick on the outside corner of […]

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A New Way to Sculpt with Make Up For Ever

For now, I’m done reaching for a bunch of different products to contour and highlight on my face.  All I need is the Pro Sculpting Palette by Make Up For Ever. Created with makeup artist in mind, this palette has four creamy colours that can help you highlight and contour easily.   The four colours […]

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All You Need to Know About Colour Correcting

The power of social media has made it so that certain things that were once the domain of professional makeup artists are actually now available to all of us. Truth is that if you have had a serious issue with any kind of skin discolouration in the past, you’re already familiar with some sort of […]

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Awesome Sunscreen for Oily Skin

For so many years, I just wasn’t into sunscreen because my skin was already oily and I wasn’t going to add more greasiness to it.  Then I found out that adding moisture to your skin can actually reduce oiliness, so I went for moisturizers that had spf in them as a daily defense.  Now, I’m on […]

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