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Kiss Press-On Nails

Check out my nails.  They’re press-on.  Specifically, they’re Kiss Gel Fantasy Ready-to-Wear Nails and I’ve written about them before here. For whatever reason, press on nails don’t last long on me.  I think I’m too used to using my nails for every little thing and I’m pretty hard on them.  I also have little kids, […]

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New Video: Summer Favourites!

Hi Everyone, Just thought I would share my favourite products that have been getting me through the summer! I hope you enjoy the video! Here are all the products I mentioned: First up: Maybelline Total Temptation Eyebrow Definer – full review of it http://canadianbeauty.com/maybelline-total-temptation-empty/ Dior Skinflash Radiance Booster in 002. http://canadianbeauty.com/dior-skinflash-my-favourite-highlighter/ Diorshow Cooling Stick from […]

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My Makeup Today

A bit old-school with today’s post, as it features a list of what I used today. Aveeno sunscreen.  It’s just SPF 15 but perfect since I’m going to be spending much of the day indoors. I know that it says for the body on it, but I think it’ll be fine for my face too […]

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Smell Like a Forest with Cascadia

I kind of have a thing with essential oils by way of a diffuser I got a long time ago – years ago – that lives on my desk and kind of sways (dictates) the mood around me.  It’s always a good day when the diffuser is on, and anytime it is, people are going […]

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Bio-Oil Celebrates an Anniversary

Bio-Oil is celebrating its 10 year anniversary in Canada this year!  Did you know that it has been around for that long?! Looking back, it’s kind of amazing that Bio-Oil was at the beginning of the oil trend.  Now, we’re used to seeing oils in makeup, face care, and of course for the body – […]

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Meet: Woodlot

I love discovering new brands of beauty and wellness, and my latest find is Woodlot, a health and beauty company out of Vancouver, British Columbia.  Wikipedia tells me that Woodlot is “a parcel of a woodland or forest capable of small-scale production of forest products as well as recreational uses like bird watching, bushwalking, and […]

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Reader Question: Molton Brown Products

I got the following email from Mr. C: Where can we buy Molton Brown Hand washes in the Toronto Area? I don’t want to buy on-line because my wife has scent allergies, so we need to test them before purchase. Where can we do this? You can get Molton Brown products at Holt Renfrew stores […]

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Smashbox Eyeliner Brush

This one’s for the rookies. I tried Smashbox Arched Eyeliner Brush and was thoroughly impressed with it. I usually don’t use liquid eyeliner to line my eyes, and don’t line on top, so I really don’t have experience with the whole lining process, but when I used this brush nobody can tell. The problem that […]

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Grapefruit Lotion

This week I had a question via email from C, who wrote: I was wondering if you could recommend a good grapefruit scented line of body care that might be available to buy online. C, you could order the Grapefruit scented goods from Kiehl’s. They have a body wash and a body lotion, but I’ve […]

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Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer Review

This moisturizer picks up where all the others left off. While some feel too heavy or too much like actual foundations, the Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer literally melts into my skin when I was putting it on. The texture is that soft. The other thing that this tint has going for it is that it’s […]

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