Category Archives: makeup

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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my beauty bag: Yves Saint Laurent Volupté Sheer Candy 04 Succulent Pomegranate

While on my stop over in Frankfurt, Germany during my recent trip, I, like any other make-up addict headed straight for the duty-free makeup counters. After picking up a few things, I spotted this YSL Volupté Sheer Candy glossy balm … 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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lusting after: Cindy Sherman for M.A.C

To say the least Cindy Sherman is a photography legend and a social commentator who famously challenges the roles and representations of women in terms of appearance and identity in pop culture and society as a whole. After studying her … Continue reading

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lusting after: Lancome 29 St. Honoré Maison Lancome Blush

I’ve been trying to avoid the topic of fall. Although I love a bold lipstick, a tailored coat and a pair of ankle boots, I just don’t feel ready to give up on summer. Not the makeup, not the clothes … Continue reading

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my beauty bag: new additions

Lately I’ve been feeling like my beauty bag is screaming for some new additions. This week, I was craving more than a few new eye shadows to expand my collection. Since the Urban Decay Naked Palette is nowhere to be … Continue reading

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no smudge allowed

I’ve been on the lookout for the right waterproof pencil eyeliner for a long time. In fact, I’ve almost given up on pencil eyeliners. Almost. I have such high hopes each time I purchase a new one. I imagine it … Continue reading

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