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Win a Starter Lash Kit From Velour Lashes

Velour Lashes is the hottest new name in lashes.  If you follow popular celebrity makeup artist Patrick Ta (his Insta) (he’s done Karlie Kloss’s makeup, Gigi Hadid’s makeup, and so many more famous people’s faces), and he’s the celebrity spokesperson for Velour Lashes and is currently doing a tour of cities to teach people how […]

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Favourite Products Video is Now Up!

Check out this flatlay: These are all the amazing products that I talk about in my July 2017 video.  Lots of empties in there too, like the Sothy’s Self-Tanning Gel, the Dermablend Cream Cleanser, the Yes to Cotton Micellar Water, and the Vichy Sunscreen which I loved so much that I didn’t mind smoothing it […]

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What I’m Using Right Now

It’s time for another edition of “What I’m Using Right Now”! I love using Vichy’s foaming cleanser because it really gets everything off.  I’ve also been using the Philosophy peel scrub because it’s making my face so smooth.  I’ll sometimes use the Avon glycolic peel pad, and then I tone with Caryl Baker Visage’s Hyaluronic Acid […]

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New Video: June 2017 Empties!

Hi guys! I haven’t made a video in a while, so be kind, but I thought I would share this here.   Here are my empties for the month of June. Just 4 of them because I’ve been rotating through stuff, but these are my favourites. Here’s a link to everything I mentioned, with the […]

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Saje Wellness Celebrates 25 Years

Saje Wellness, the popular and fantastic-smelling Canadian brand from Vancouver, is celebrating its 25th birthday this year and with that comes the  Saje 25 Limited Edition Pocket Farmacy Remedy Kit.  This kit has 5 of the Saje essential oil remedy blends to help you take care of a variety of ailments you could face while you’re […]

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Book Review: A Book of American Martyrs by Joyce Carol Oates

It’s summer time, and whenever the weather improves, I go back to reading more than just the news.  I think it’s something about the slower pace of life that summer brings that inspires me to really want to get off technology and into a book. A Book of American Martyrs is a best-seller and has been […]

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Vinylux is Now at Shoppers

We just found out: a select range of CND Vinylux shades will now be available at Shoppers Drug Mart Locations. Here are the shades available: Vinylux is the polish system that promises to be chip resistant for 7 days.  There’s no base coat, but the top coat is solar activated, so the longer you wear […]

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Paul and Joe Summer 2017 Daydream Believer Collection

Summer brings with it light and airy makeup, with shadow that’s barely there so that you don’t have to worry about it creasing and melting. Paul and Joe’s Summer 2017 Daydream Believer collection delivers with lip tints, gel-based cheek tints, and a gorgeous eyeshadow palette in a honeycomb design.  The collection is unique enough that […]

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Dior Makes The Only Concealer I’ve Ever Finished

The thing with concealer is that you use such a small amount of it at a time because it’s so pigmented, so they’re almost impossible to finish.  By the time you even hit pan, you’re on the next latest thing or just out of using concealer in general, so that never works. Nonetheless, over the […]

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Favourite Products Right Now List

Ohhh it’s been a while since I made a list, so here goes: For the hair: Shu Uemura Urban Moisture Spray is my go-to these days.  It’s light and not weighing my hair down, so I love that, but it still leaves my curls pretty defined. Also: Live Clean’s Biotin conditioner is taking the place of my […]

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