Category Archives: beauty

pastel polish play

The spring fashion forecast is all about fun and feminine pastels so it’s no surprise that this playful trend is one that’s easily translated into the wonderful world of beauty.  Fashion-wise I’ve always been attracted to bolder hues, I love … Continue reading

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my beauty bag: in the buff

Other than a great red lipstick, a nude shade should be a staple in your beauty bag. I love the look of a strong eye and a pale lip but choose the wrong shade and your lips could look smaller … Continue reading

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lusting after: Too Faced Sweet Dreams Makeup Collection

I’ll be the first to admit that I’m a sucker for eye-catching packaging and with this year’s holiday makeup collections, the top beauty brands are pulling out all the stops. On my holiday wish list (because it’s never too early … Continue reading

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do some good

If you’re like me, you may be tempted to drop half of your paycheck on a stash of new products each month, then reason sets in and you realize that it may not be such a good idea. There’s always … Continue reading

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lights, camera, action Smashbox and Sephora Bloor St. makeover event

Keeping in with the spirit of the Toronto International Film Festival, Smashbox and Sephora Bloor St. hosted a Lights, Camera, Action event to showcase the latest goodies and to offer free makeovers. Lori Taylor, Smashbox’s Pro Lead Artist was on … Continue reading

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miracle makeup

Although my skin is not bad, as I’ve mentioned before, it’s definitely breakout prone. When I do have a few breakouts I don’t like to wear much makeup or foundation on my face to keep my pores open. I like … Continue reading

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it’s all in the bag

As I mentioned, I am traveling to Europe and although I am not the best at packing light, I am making an effort to pack smarter. This time around I needed a makeup bag that would be compact enough for … Continue reading

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