Archive | Summer 2017 RSS feed for this section

New, Nars Orgasm Collection

Nars has just dropped their new Orgasm collection.  It’s in celebration of the iconic brush which is a golden coral colour that works well on almost every skin tone.  The original blush is now in limited edition packaging but the shimmery colour inside is exactly the same ($38). This collection also introduces us to a liquid […]

Print Friendly
Read full story Comments { 0 }

OPI California Dreaming Nail Polish Pictures

I finally got OPI’s California Dreaming collection in my hands and here are pictures of the colours: They are: GPS I Love You, This is Not Whine Country, Santa Monica Beach Peach, and Don’t Take Yosemite for Granite Feeling Frisco, Malibu Peer Pressure, Excuse Me Big Sur, Barking Up The Wrong Sequoia Time for a […]

Print Friendly
Read full story Comments { 0 }

Nars Sun Wash Diffusing Bronzer

If you’ve been interested in the makeup scene for a while, you’ll be familiar with the iconic Nars Laguna Bronzing Powder.  It was always a little too shimmery for me to use as a contour, but it worked so well on my cheeks as if the sun had naturally bronzed them.  This year, Nars redid […]

Print Friendly
Read full story Comments { 0 }

Bite Beauty has New Lip Pencils!

I wrote about Bite Beauty’s new lip pencils not too long ago.  They are what I reach for most mornings, because I can draw on a precise lip in a creamy pencil and the pigment lasts most of the day.  They’re creamy but matte, which means that they go on but stay put.  Originally, Bite […]

Print Friendly
Read full story Comments { 0 }

New Nars x Charlotte Gainsburg Hydrating Skin Tint Review

The Nars x Charlotte Gainsburg collection is amazing.  It’s maybe my most favourite Nars collection to date because every piece is designed to be worn in a lived in kind of way which makes this a great collection of products to use in the summer. Part of the collection is the Hydrating Skin Tint which […]

Print Friendly
Read full story Comments { 0 }

Bareminerals Invisible Glow Powder Highlighter

Highlighter: it’s about as polarizing as contour, because people either love it or hate it.  For some, it’s way too obvious and for other’s it’s the perfect finishing touch to a makeup routine.  I agree that it can be a bit much for daytime, and I’d rather use it just on special occasions.  Most of […]

Print Friendly
Read full story Comments { 0 }

OPI California Dreaming Collection

This summer, you can expect the bright and trendy hues of the OPI California Dreaming collection to help you welcome in the warmer weather. The collection will be available in OPI regular and Infinite Shine formulas and features 12 new colours.  They are: Don’t’ Take Yosemite for Granite – Shimmering Slate Excuse me Big Sur […]

Print Friendly
Read full story Comments { 0 }

Diorskin Nude Air Summer 2017 Powders

Two favourites from my summer arsenal: Diorskin Nude Air Luminizer Powder (in 001), and Diorskin Nude Air Glow Powder (001). One gives a subtle bronze glow while the other highlights.  I use one in the contour and the other on the tops of my cheekbones for an easy summer look.   The Luminizer also doubles […]

Print Friendly
Read full story Comments { 0 }