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Estee Lauder Double Wear Nude Cushion Stick Radiant Makeup

You will have seen a lack of reviews on the popular cushion makeup that’s come out in recent years. You can find it at Sephora, the drugstore, or the department store, in the form of a usually watery foundation that’s housed in a compact with a built in cushion.  You tap the cushion and then […]

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Dermablend Professional Comes to Canada

If you’re looking for full-coverage foundations and more specialized coverage products – think acne scars or hyperpigmentation – then there’s a way to going above what’s just available at your local Sephora.  Dermablend – a professional makeup artist’s secret – is finally available in Canada.  The brand was created by an American dermatologist who saw […]

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OPI Infinite Shine Iconic Shades

…so, I went away for the holidays and I was SO done with everything.  The blog wasn’t acting the way it should, I deleted a bunch of things accidentally and then had to bring them back… and well, it was just too much and I was going away anyway, so I thought I’d give myself […]

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New Bare Escentuals Gen Nude Collection

Nude colour lipsticks are notoriously difficult to find, which is why when you find a good one, it’s essential to hang on to it and buy all the backups you can.  It also explains why so many people like to collect nude colour lippies – they might all seem the same, but a slight change […]

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The New Powder Foundation from Bare Escentuals

Powder foundations have come a long way.  Forget about being cakey and obviously powdery, today’s powder foundations are light-weight and actually leave the skin glowing instead of totally matte. Bare Escentuals, the brand that really made its name with a powder mineral foundation, now has a new compact powder foundation, BarePro Performance Wear Powder Foundation.  […]

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New Make Up For Ever Water Blend Face and Body Foundation

If you’re sick of greasy, oily foundations that promise to make your skin look good but don’t deliver, then you need to try a foundation that’s water-based.  Not only will it go on soft and smooth but it’ll also feel light and refreshing on your skin.  Make Up For Ever has a new foundation that […]

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New Favourite Foundation: Vichy Teint Ideal

You know you’ve found your favourite foundation when you don’t even want to turn to anything else, and you decide to clear out your makeup stash so that there are no other foundations on the horizon. That’s how I feel about Vichy’s new Teint Ideal Fluid Foundation which is part of Vichy’s new line of coverage […]

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New Bite Beauty Multistick

Ok, so I love the idea of multi-tasking products, in theory, because I’d love to be able to use the same cheek and lip colour especially if I’m just applying both of them with my fingertips, but the problem is that my lips are very pigmented so very rarely does a lip colour look appropriate […]

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A Gorgeous New Brow Line from CBV

When I was a teenager, I used to religiously go to Caryl Baker Visage in the mall closest to me to get my eyebrows done.  They charged more than the lady working out of her basement, but I liked that I didn’t have to go to anyone house to get them done, and if I […]

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New NYX Sweet Cheeks Blush Palette

I’ve been skipping the blush for the last little bit, simply because I got tired of what I had, but then this beautiful and well-made palette from NYX came my way and kind of inspired me. Priced at $29.99, this palette has 8 blush options and costs less than even 1 high-end blush – the […]

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