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NEONEUTRAL: Nars x Christopher Kane Collection for Summer 2015

Nars’ new collection is based around shades of neon and tons of iridescence and believe it or not, when you use it, you’re not actually going to look like a butterfly but more like a harbinger of spring.  This collection has a bit of everything – something disco for the eyes, bright shades for the […]

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New The Body Shop Honey Bronze Highlighting Domes

If you haven’t been into The Body Shop to check these out, then here’s a picture…. don’t they look lovely?   These are The Body Shop Highlighting Domes, which comes in three new colours this year: bronze, coral, and champagne.  I’m sure you can tell just by looking at them that they’re super shimmery and […]

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Lise Watier Rivages Summer 2015 Collection

Lise Watier’s summer collection is all about mixing colours and neutrals in formulas that are easy-to-wear and work with.  Although all these products are meant for the summer, I’m sure that everyone will find something in these that will be a staple that they can use throughout the year.   For me, that’s definitely going to […]

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New Too Faced Melted Metal Liquid Lipsticks

Too Faced knocked it out of the park when they invented their liquid lipsticks.  Offering super pigmented colour and decent staying power, these lipsticks are great for those of us who want full coverage glosses but with the staying power of a lipstick. Now there’s Melted Metal, a metallic version of the original Melted. The […]

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Currently Wearing: Hourglass Immaculate Liquid-Powder Foundation

  For the past month or so, this has been my jam… I first got my hands on this foundation back in 2013 and I was new to Hourglass makeup then.  This was a splurge and it was a great introduction to the brand.   Others have come and gone since then and there have been […]

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Urban Decay Relaunches Primer Potion

…but don’t worry, the formula stays the same! What’s new is the packaging and some additions to the line. When Primer Potion first launched it was the only real eyeshadow primer on the market that worked.  The primer set on the lid and made eyeshadows stick and last a long long time.  The only thing […]

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New Rimmel Scandaleyes XX-treme Mascara

It’s kind of been forever since I found a new mascara I really liked – the main problem is that a lot of mascaras just smear across my eyelid really easily and I can’t have that happening mid-way throughout the day! So I’m happy to report that Rimmel’s Scandaleyes XX-Treme Volumizing mascara hits the mark. […]

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Detox with Green Tea from The Body Shop

I’m paying more attention to exfoliating my skin, which means that it must be almost-summer!  Because it’s still jacket weather at times, I’m skipping the self-tanner right now and instead I’m just going for smoother healthier skin.  I’ve got moisturizer covered, but for really smoothing out my skin, I’m going for The Body Shop’s Fuji […]

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Dior Nude Air Serum Foundation

If you’re looking for foundation that is weightless, the new serum foundations are the way to go.  They not only deliver good coverage, but because every single brand seems to have a version, you can find the perfect one for you. Here’s my advice: stick with the brand that usually has options for your specific […]

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New Urban Decay Afterglow Blush

This summer, Urban Decay launched the Afterglow Blush.  With a lasting power of 8 hours, these blushes are actually a surprise from Urban Decay.  Normally, the brand is known for their super-pigmented fun-coloured eyeshadows, and products that offer a twist on the usual in innovative formulas.  The blushes, on the other hand, are not overly-pigmented […]

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