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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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CoolSculpting at Sante Medical

If you’ve ever wanted to target a problematic part of your body that seems to accumulate fat, you know how difficult it can be to target it with just exercise and diet. I know that I’ve worked out diligently for years and still have areas that I just can’t seem to tone. Well, now the […]

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Getting Your Rest

When you’re super busy, it’s more important than ever to get your rest.  I’ve cut down on my caffeine and that’s helped a lot.  Most days, I lie down and I’m out but on the nights where I need a little help, I have two go-tos: Lavender Shower and Bath Oil from Bleu Lavande, and Dream Water. […]

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Rimmel’s New the Only 1 Matte Lipstick

The best matte lipstick is from the drugstore! Rimmel’s new The Only 1 Matte Lipstick is quickly becoming my favourite lipstick. Formulated with moisturizers, and created to last all day, this matte lipstick delivers a punch of colour with just one swipe. Best of all, the colour lasts through eating and drinking and maybe needs […]

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Women in PR Canada – One Year Anniversary Event

If you work in PR or if you want to, then I hope you’ll consider coming to this event.  It’s the one year anniversary of Women in PR Canada. The party will be on May 11, 2017 and will be hosted at Calgary BMW. The event will be a great place to network with other PR […]

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Givenchy’s Gypsophila

If you’re going shopping this weekend, then maybe you’ll want to check out Givenchy’s latest Gypsophila collection.  There are two products from that collection which are too pretty to pass up. The first is the Prism Libre ($69) in Shade #1.  The outside is a beautiful black box. Inside is a mix of four colour-correcting […]

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How I Get My Skin to Stay Matte – a new use for Neutrogena’s Acne Mask

Matte skin – it doesn’t matter whether it’s “in” or not, that’ll be the one thing that someone with oily skin (ie, ME) will always want.  Yes, glowing skin looks healthy, but it’s not cute when your makeup slides off your face, and you feel that you look messy. So I’ve discovered that Neutrogena’s Rapid […]

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