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Coming Up From MAC: Pedro Lourenco

Gorgeous gold and black packaging paired with some beautiful neutral shades for eyes and cheeks, and bright colours for lips.  I cannot wait to see this collection in person. Here’s how MAC puts it: “The Nude Quad gives eyes a subtle metallic finish, while cheeks are flushed in Powder Blush (Duo). Cream Colour Base adds an icy lustre […]

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Swatch: Rimmel 60 Seconds Nail Polish in Sweet Lavender

Summer’s over but we just couldn’t resist this Lavender shade from Rimmel.  It’s in their 60 Seconds formula, which we highly recommend.  The polish goes on so smooth (this can be unusual for fast-drying polish since it tends to get clumpy pretty quickly).  We used two coats and had a week of wear with this […]

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Wherein I Share Some Info on BB Creams

Hi Friends! I was on @BTCalgary this morning chatting with host @TaraTheSlone about what BB Creams are and some of my favourites. Missed it? No worries, watch it on their website!

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All BB Cream Reviews

You may have caught me @BTCalgary this morning talking about BB Creams, so I thought I’d point you to all the BB Creams I’ve reviewed so far. Do you have a favourite that you’re loving? Let us know in the comments! What are BB Creams? Dior Hydra Life BB Cream Review. Maybelline BB Cream Review. […]

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Your Ultimate Guide to Quo by Orly Gel Nails – Review with Pictures

Talk about a product that I was itching to try.  Over the past few year, soak off gel manicures have become THE manicures of choice because you don’t have to file down your nails to get them done, and when you’re done with your manicure, you just soak the nails in the remover, and the […]

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Dior Hydra Life BB Creme Review

Let me tell you, I found Dior’s Hydra Life BB Creme to be the most interesting and intriguing BB cream.  They released it in just one colour, and it’s a yellow-based medium tone!  Imagine my surprise that the one and only colour that this cream comes in was suited to me!  If you too are […]

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Just on Counters: MAC Cremesheen + Pearl

Yesterday, MAC’s latest collection, Cremesheen + Pearl went on to counters. The collection is inspired by Asian shades: A shimmering twist on an instant classic. cremesheen Lipstick and cremesheen Glass get infused with crushed pearl in 15 new Asian-inspired shades. modern pinks, nudes and corals pop and glow against all skin tones with a light-reflecting […]

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L’Oreal Youth Code BB Creme Review

Check out this video where L’Oreal Paris’s Makeup Artist Eddie Malter explains what a BB Cream is… At the beginning of the video, he talks about the L’Oreal Magic Skin Beautifier, and says that it just blends into the skin, BUT if you watch the part where he has only blended it on one side […]

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Glosses You Need

If you’re a gloss girl, you’re in luck because there’s a range of new glosses that push the limit on colour and finish. The first: Lancome’s Once Upon a Week Juicy Tubes.  Ok, we’re all familiar with the Juicy Tubes glosses, but the Once Upon a Week is a colour collection that’s more pigmented and […]

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Lush’s Emotional Brilliance

Emotional Brilliance is the name of the new line of face cosmetics from my favourite body care brand, Lush.  The idea is that you go with your gut – not with what you think will necessarily make you more attractive. Go online or to the store, and they’ll ask you to spin a colour wheel […]

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