Category Archives: Fall 2011

Swatch: Taupe Polish

Taupe polish is this season’s mainstay colour. It goes with everything and is fast-becoming a neutral. Here’s a swatch of Yves Rocher’s Taupe polish. Believe it or not, this was just one coat. One coat gave me rich opaque colour … Continue reading

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Review: Laura Mercier Crème Smooth Foundation

A friend of mine works with a lot of Laura Mercier and she sort of coerced me into trying this foundation—and I must say, I’m happy she did because it’s a fabulous product. I was complaining about how my summer … Continue reading

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Stila Sheer Color Oil Free Tinted Moisturizer Review

Among my makeup bag stand-bys is a tinted moisturizer.  It’s the one product that makes you look polished without you actually putting on a lot of makeup, and tinted moisturizers do so much – they cover, moisturize, and if they’re … Continue reading

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Travel Must Have: Josie Maran R.E.M.

The latest in my jet-setting bag: Josie Maran’s R.E.M.: Rapid Eye Makeup Pen.  It’s an eyeshadow, eyeliner, and eyeliner brush all in one.  The eyeshadow even comes with its own sponge applicator which is nothing to write home about but … Continue reading

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Kardashian Kolors Swatch: My Empire…My Rules

I gotta say that this is one of the more boring colours from the Kardashian collection of Nicole by OPI colours.  My Empire…My Rules is described as a taupe but to me it looks more grey.  The grey is neither … Continue reading

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Swatch: Zoya Nimue

Honestly, I thought I was in love with the Zoya Smoke collection because it’s all creams, but I actually love its sister collection “Mirrors” too. The colours are so wearable and pretty though they’re slightly too colourful compared to the … Continue reading

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Swatch – Kardashian Kolor Disco Dolls

Ok people, I have figured out how to make super sparkly polishes such as this one stay on your nails.  Just wear ONE fabulous super sparkly coat of the polish instead of two.  I know, I know, you’re greedy for … Continue reading

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Nicole By OPI Kim-Pletely in Love Swatch

I have to say that I’m not entirely thrilled by Kim-Pletely in Love from the Kardashian Kolors collection. I was expecting this to be a nice creamy pink and instead it’s one that has teal shimmer in it. Actually, the … Continue reading

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Stila Backstage Beauty: In The Light Palette Review

This fall, Stila hits the natural eye makeup trend on the nose by introducing the Natural Eye Shadow Palette. The palette is beyond… and not just because it’s got amazing value for money.  The palette valued at over $120 but … Continue reading

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CND’s Pink Wishes

This October, CND is selling a pink nail polish and a pink nail effects as a duo to support Breast Cancer Awareness month! The two polishes are sold as a set and the duo is called Pink Wishes. The Pink … Continue reading

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