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Currently Using: The Clarisonic Radiance Brush Head

A pet peeve of mine is when skin is slightly bumpy and you can see foundation sitting on top of it.  I find this is something that I struggle with in hot weather – my skin just isn’t designed for it, and lots of people with oily skin are in the same boat. The only […]

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New Cleansers from Soap and Glory

British beauty brand Soap and Glory comes out with two new cleansers this summer: Peaches and Cream Cleansing Milk, and Face Soap and Clarity. Both cleansers are strongly scented – something the brand is known for – and they smell great: powdery and floral at the same time. Peaches and Cream is pretty much a […]

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Wild Blueberry Vanilla from Upper Canada Soap

I love fruit-scented products over the summer, and Upper Canada Soap Company’s new Wild Blueberry Vanilla is hitting all the high notes for me this summer. Made with blueberry extract and a slight vanilla base, this scents their bath and body products such as body butter, hand and body wash, body lotion, and hand cream. […]

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Bioderma Has My Favourite Gentle Bodywash

… and some news, if I haven’t really mentioned it already: there’s a new little baby in our world and with that comes another look at things that are appropriate for baby… and the rest of us! So I’ll be writing about my tried and true favourite baby products soon, but in the meanwhile, let […]

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Kid Approved Hand Soap from Sleepy Owl

I don’t know a kid that loves to play with water, but getting little toddlers to wash their hands properly is always a challenge.  But now, we have Sleepy Owl Baby’s Gentle Foaming Hand Wash and so far it’s a game changer because it appeals to kids and parents. My little one loves it  because it’s […]

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Moroccanoil Fleur de Rose Collection

You’re probably already familiar with Moroccanoil’s lineup of awesome hair care products, but they also have highly moisturizing bath and body products. This spring, the brand has come out with their entire lineup of body products scented with Fleur de Rose. The Fleur de Rose scent is fresh and clean and smells just like fresh […]

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My Favourite Lip Balms

My sister has turned into quite the beauty aficionado and takes it upon herself to find the best of everything, so when she was telling me that she just bought a lip balm from Lush because her lips were perpetually dry, I had to share some of my favourites too, and I thought I’d share […]

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Review: MAC’s Lightful C Serum and Tinted Serum

True Story: I don’t normally turn to MAC for skincare.  The brand is known for trendy colour cosmetics, and I love them for that, and my tastes in skincare veer towards brands that can only be purchased at the doctor’s office. But I’ve now discovered this beauty of a product: the Lightful C 2-in-1 Tint and […]

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New From The Body Shop: The Virgin Mojito Line

The smell and taste of mint is the best thing in the summer, and this summer The Body Shop hits the nail on the head with their Virgin Mojito line because it smells exactly like mint from my garden with a touch of zesty lime. The line offers several ways to incorporate the minty scent into your […]

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New Neutrogena Triple Age Repair Moisturizer Day with SPF 25

If you have dry skin that needs some TLC during the day, then consider this as an option for moisturizing and applying sun screen in just one step. I can’t comment on whether the Neutrogena Triple Age Repair Moisturizer really is helping in repairing my skin, but I will say that I love the intense […]

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