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Quo BB Cream Review

The latest brand to come out with a BB cream is Quo (available at Shoppers Drug Mart), and they not only have a BB Cream but a whole line of BB products, including primer and setting powder. Now, the BB Cream itself is fairly standard, but I do have to say that out of all […]

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High Vs. Low – The Cream Long Wear Lipstick

Majorly pigmented lip stains are a must-have this season.  They are long-lasting so they’re a must for those holiday parties, and they pack a such a punch that using a lipgloss instead is pretty much unthinkable.  We’re never without one, so we thought we’d compare two that are easy to find. One the one side, […]

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Vichy ProEven BB Cream Review

The latest BB Cream to come to the market is Vichy’s ProEven BB Cream. The cream comes in a light and medium version. It promises to: · Even skin tone · Boost radiance · Conceal redness, flaws and imperfections · Reduce the look of pores and fine lines I, of course, tried the medium version […]

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Review: Clinique Chubby Stick Moisturizing Lip Colour Balm

  I love lipstick, but my lips get so dry that lipsticks are kind of special occasion thing in the winter. Hence the search for something pretty and coloured, but not too drying. Clinique Chubby Stick is super hydrating and goes on exactly like a lipbalm. It doesn’t have any extra fragrances, exactly like a […]

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High vs. Low: The Brow Gel

Brows are having a moment right now, and that means that there’s a plethora of brow products out there to try.  If you don’t currently use a brow product, now is the time to give one a whirl – you’ll be surprised at how much of a difference a mere swipe of a brow gel […]

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Aerin Lauder’s New Launch

For all intents and purposes, you really wouldn’t know just from the compact whether you were looking at an Estee Lauder product or one titled “Aerin”, and so it’s hard not to think of Aerin Lauder’s new makeup launch as simply an extension of the Estee Lauder line. Perhaps this was a brand meant to […]

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Dior The New Nude Collection

At counters now is Dior’s The New Nude Collection which has a load of new products that are going to be permanent to the Dior line. The collection’s centrepiece is their new Diorskin Nude Fluid foundation which has light-reflecting pigments that make skin look luminous.  It’s a light-coverage foundation that has great staying power and has […]

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Five Nude Lipsticks To Wear Now

The nude lip made multiple appearances on the recent spring runways – seen at shows including Rodarte, Victoria Beckham and Alexander Wang. Nude is a classic lip look that I gravitate to all year round. While the spring runways showed a nude lip incorporated into an overall minimal or sporty “no-makeup” look, the best way […]

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Estee Lauder Pure Color Nail Lacquer Beyond Black Collection

I’m all about the glam jewel-toned nails this fall, so I was really excited when I saw that Estee Lauder had a Beyond Black Collection of nail polishes out. Deep rich colours that were like black but not… that’s something I can get behind. There are 5 colours in the collection: Caviar, Bete Noire, Blue […]

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New! Clarins Skin Illusion Loose Powder Mineral Foundation Review

A good powder foundation has a lot going for it – it’s easy to apply and you can usually play with the coverage more easily than with a liquid. The new Clarins Skin Illusion Loose Powder Foundation with SPF 10 delivers smooth silky skin with just a few brushes of the accompanying powder. The pigments […]

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