Category Archives: Make-Up

Perfect Pairings from Mickey Contractor

This collection came out in January 2011, and I need to dig out the products.  Stay tuned! Proof that the MAC + Mickey Contractor collection rocks? Check out these images: perfect pairings from the colour cosmetics section at MAC. The … Continue reading

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Mad Men Makeup

Have you binge-watched Mad Men while you’ve been at home on quarantine?  I have, and it’s a great show to really inspire your makeup looks.  Here’s a Q&A with Lana Horochowski who was makeup department head of Mad Men for … Continue reading

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Almost Bronze

This is from the archives.  A bronzer that’s bronze but not too bronze.  I think they need to bring this back.  More pigmented is not always better because it’s harder to blend and sometimes you just want a smidge!  Read … Continue reading

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Natural-Looking Makeup: Rimmel Conceal and Correct Palette

I’m totally into makeup that lets your skin shine through while just making you look a little bit more polished and put together.  I also love applying product with my fingertips because I feel that you can blend it in … Continue reading

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Lise Watier’s Most Amazing Lip Product

Happy #InternationalLipstickDay! This is makeup you need in your life: it’s Lise Watier’s #BaiserVelours. These are lip creams that dry to a matte long-wearing finish, kind of like NYX’s Soft Matte Lip Creams but in a more elegant formulation because … Continue reading

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Liquid Eyeliner Tutorials

I got a request yesterday to do a video on how to apply liquid eyeliner – and I’m going to make a new video soon, because I’m trying a new eyeliner, but I’ve made a few how-to’s and I thought … Continue reading

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Benefit Cosmetics Gimme Brow+ Volumizing Eyebrow Gel

By now, you’ve seen me use this eyebrow gel in one of my many tutorials and videos, so you know that I love it and use it daily.  This Benefit Cosmetics Gimme Brow+ was the original fiber gel that was … Continue reading

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Glowy Summer Makeup Foundation Tutorial

Want to work dewy skin? It’s the perfect summer look because people can’t tell if you’re glowing or if you’re sweating. 😉 But actually, dewy skin looks great because a bit of shine makes your skin look plump and healthy. … Continue reading

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Dior Addict Lip Polish

Just thought this was the prettiest picture from Dior in 2009, so I thought I would repost.  The Dior Addict Lip Polish was new this summer and was formulated after makeup artists from fashion weeks specified how they wanted lips … Continue reading

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Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Concealer

You might have guessed this from my videos lately, but this has been my go-to foundation and concealer duo lately. The @armanibeauty Luminous Silk Foundation is an old favourite, and now I have it in a warm colour that’s perfect … Continue reading

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