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The French Pharmacy Shower Gel from Bioderma

We love love love French pharmacy products, and have really fallen in love with the brand Bioderma over the past year. If you have dry skin, this is a line that you absolutely must check out because there are so many options for people who have very dry skin. Our latest love is their Atoderm […]

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Nuxe’s Reinvention of Cold Cream

Cold Cream was so called because it literally felt cold when you applied it to the skin.  Made of a blend of water and mineral oil, the water typically started evaporating as your rubbed it in and so your skin felt a little cold.  Rich and thick, there isn’t anything that cold cream can’t do. […]

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The Softest Skin Kit

A kit that promises soft skin through exfoliation and hydration – count us in! That’s what you get in Consonant’s Softest Skin Kit. Their Skin Perfecting Body Scrub has salt and sugar grains so that you get a thorough exfoliation with two different sizes of exfoliators. The salt and sugar are in glycerine instead of […]

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12 Best Bath Products

Give your bath time an upgrade with these luxe picks This is a TotalBeauty.com Health & Beauty article There’s nothing quite like a long soak in the tub to take away the day’s stress. But what would a relaxing bath be without quality bubbles, salts and washes to make the experience even more luxurious? The […]

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Handmade Soap

Making soaps and cosmetics at home isn’t for me, but the chance to buy handmade soap that someone else has made?  Yes, I can do that. And so I’d like to introduce you to a soap company that I’ve come to love – Alberta Handmade Soap Company.  All their soaps are made in small batches […]

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L’Occitane Cherry Blossom Petal-Soft Cream

The Cherry Blossom collection comes to L’Occitane boutiques this spring, and in addition to an Eau de Parfum ($65), there is a new LE cream formulation called Petal-Soft ($28). Different from the Ultra Soft Cream we introduced you to earlier this year, this cream has more of a glycerine base and the formula is much […]

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Body Shot

If you’re into keeping your skin hydrated and conditioned but without any sort of heaviness, then you need to add an oil into your skincare regimen. They are super easy to apply and sink into the skin almost immediately. If you can’t wait for them to absorb, you can towel off the excess and still […]

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L’Occitane’s New Ultra Soft Cream

Ever since L’Occitane came to North America, I’ve been a huge fan of their Shea Butter formulations because they’re super hydrating. If you’re familiar with the brand, you know that their body moisturizers are the best but they can sometimes be difficult to spread just because of the amount of shea butter in the formula. […]

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Hydrate in the Shower: Inca Oil Extraordinaire Cleansing & Revitalizing Shower Oil

Cleansing oil.  If you haven’t used it, you need to!  Previously only for your face, this year Canadian company Cake Beauty has come out with a cleansing oil for your whole body!  Called Inca Oil Extraordinaire Cleansing & Revitalizing Shower Oil, this is made with Inca Inchi oil which is the richest plant-based source of […]

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Thursday Threes: Awesome Moisturizers

…featuring Nivea, Lush, and Philosophy.  Come winter-time (yes, it’s officially here when stores start advertising for Christmas) I need to surround myself with lotions.  I have one in the bathroom, at my desk, and beside my bed, so that I can atleast keep torn cuticles at bay.  Here are my three favourite body lotions right […]

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