Category Archives: Make-Up

Checking in With New York Fashion Week!

by Jenna Rocca Diane von Furstenberg’s Spring 09 collection is so far the one thing by which I’m super-impressed. Check out those head-pieces! Now we’re talking! Here, Catherine McNeil. The makeup was also new and modern, but also just plain … Continue reading

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Lancome Paris Fall Campaign

The fall ad campaign run-down is continuing!  We’ve already covered Dior, Estee Lauder, and Chanel.  Now, we move on to an image from Lancome… by Jenna Rocca This is only for the new Mascara Virtuose Onyx, but this image is … Continue reading

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Anti-Acne Care by H20+

This summer my skin has had a bit of a tumble. The hot weather, combined with undying humidity, meant that I had a hard time coping and had more breakouts than usual. Notice the word “had”. Thankfully H20+ has come … Continue reading

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Chanel Fall 2008 Makeup Campaign

Ahh Chanel – the brand that will go down in history for selling out of black nail polish. Personally, I think the demand for their makeup is created through deliberate underproduction of products, but I do think that they provide … Continue reading

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Dior Fall Makeup Campaign

The ad campaign rundown continues, and today we look at a little something by Dior. I’d be lying if I said that this ad didn’t catch my attention and I’ve even gotten a manicure like the one that Stam has … Continue reading

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Estee Lauder Fall Ad Campaign

This week, we take a look at some of the makeup ad campaigns for this season. Jenna Rocca tells us what she likes about the ads and points out some key similarities and differences. For me, advertising is magical. It … Continue reading

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Fall 2008 Makeup Trends

Earlier this year, we had a chance to speak to Eddie Maleterre about trends in makeup for Fall 2008. Colour this season is so much more stressed. Put your grey and dark eyeshadows aside, and pick up a splash of … Continue reading

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Shu Uemera at Holt Renfrew!

Yes. It’s true. Along with the ridiculously over-hyped line, Cle de Peau (their concealer is indeed good, but only 3 colours?), Shu Uemura is at Holt Renfrew in Vancouver and now at Yorkdale Mall in Toronto. Is it fabulous? No. … Continue reading

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MAC Shadowy Lady Quad

Check it out: my MAC Shadowy Lady Quad from the Cult of Cherry collection. As you can see the colours are pretty but quite cool-toned.

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Back to School with Benefit

Now I know that some of you are going back to school this fall, and probably want some new goodies that can help you look your best. At this point, one of the brands that I think is worth looking … Continue reading

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