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Sothys Escale Estivale Collection

I haven’t tried a lot of makeup by Parisian brand Sothy’s, because I see that they’re geared more towards skincare which I haven’t been sold on (it might take a facial for me to see the benefits!). But now I’ve checked out their Spring 2015 collection, Escale Estivale, and I’m impressed.  The packaging is black […]

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New Clarins Everlasting Foundation SPF 15

Clarins new foundation lasts and lasts, but unlike a lot of long-wearing foundations it’s different in that it has an amazingly smooth silky soft feel.  It goes on thin and sets to an almost skin-like texture quite quickly.  The foundation also comes in 10 colours so that there are options for almost every skin-tone.  I […]

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New Marc Jacobs Beauty New Nudes Sheer Lip Gel

The no-makeup makeup look this spring requires that you not only have your contour and highlight on point, but that you also have the perfect lip colour that’s natural looking.  This is where the New Marc Jacobs Nudes collection comes in.  Seven shades of their Lip Gel offer a neutral shade that’s perfect for everyone. […]

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Quo by Orly Art Scene Collection

What you see are two choices from the Quo by Orly Art Scene collection ($10 each).  Graffiti and Abstract are meant to be layered over your favourite polishes so that you can look like you spent a lot of time doing nail art when you haven’t.   Pick them up at Shoppers Drug Mart now.

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Urban Decay Sheer Revolution Lipsticks

Urban Decay has also just released a new lipstick called Sheer Revolution.  Actually, these lipsticks are not so sheer.  They aren’t highly pigmented, but I would say that they’re in the middle range when it comes to pigment.  One coat of the lipstick lets you sort of still see your lips, while another coat provides […]

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Too Faced Better Than Sex Mascara

With such an eye-catching name, it’s hard to ignore the Too Faced Better Than Sex mascara because it promises to make your lashes look amazing, and so many online reviews are raving about it.  This mascara truly is gorgeous.  It has a thick wand that has separated bristles that are quite long, so you can […]

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A Match Made in Foundation Heaven

So I’ve figured out the recipe for long-lasting flawless makeup, and you don’t have to spend a fortune for it.  It all has to do with finding some products that work well together and with that, I’m going to help you. First, you need some sort of primer for your face.  I resisted the idea […]

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The Illumination Foundation

I’ll admit that illuminating foundation isn’t normally my thing because it makes my skin look a little greasy, but lately I’ve been adding a dose of Hourglass’s Illusion Hyaluronic Skin Tint into my foundation routine and it’s been doing wonders for making me look more awake and better-rested.  The Illusion Hyaluronic Skin Tint is a […]

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32 Must-Have Nail Colors for Spring 2015

It’s time to ditch your vampy, bold winter nail polish colors for soft, spring-ready pastels. Here, 32 brand-new polishes you need to add to your collection. See the new pastel nail polishes.

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Smoky Poppy Lip and Cheek Tint

The Smoky Poppy collection also has a makeup line to go with it, and the best part of the collection is the Lip and Cheek Velvet Stick.  These have a very cool new texture – truly they are like cream to powder but always velvety to the touch, never creamy.  Think of them as a […]

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