Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder

Ugh, PMS. As if cramps and bleeding once a month weren’t bad enough we have to suffer from mood swings, cravings, depression, you name it. Some of you may be lucky and your periods come and go with little to no disruption to your everyday routine. For the rest of us the entire menstrual cycle…

How To Get Healthy Nails After Gel Manicures

For several months before my wedding I routinely had gel manicures done in an effort to grow out my nails. I was dead set on having longer prettier nails for the big day; a feat, given my usual short and minimally painted ones. While my manicures looked amazing and my nails grew to the longest…

My Rediscovery of Lipstick

I’ve been wearing makeup since my teens and through all the foundation, mascara, eye liner, there was one item that did not appeal to me and that’s lipstick. I never felt like it looked good on me and too much like I was playing dress-up. Fast forward to the last few months and I fell…

Narciso Eau De Parfum Poudree

Narciso Rodriguez For Her has been a staple in my fragrance wardrobe for a few years now. Aside from the For Her toilette and parfum, which I wrote about here, I had not tried any more of their scents. This past summer, however, I was sent a bottle of their latest fragrance Narciso Eau De…

Bite Beauty Lip Lab Comes to Toronto

Adding a little DIY to your beauty routine can be a great way to personalize it and Bite Beauty is here to help to just that.. If a lipstick shade you loved has been discontinued or if you just love the idea of  creating a custom lip hue then the latest shop to open up…

Elta MD UV Physical SPF 41 Sunscreen

Sunscreen is hands down the most indispensable product when it comes to skin health. It protects skin from signs of premature aging such as spots, lines, and overall appearance. More importantly, sunscreen, along with other sun safety measures like hats and sunglasses, prevents different forms of skin cancer. When looking for a sunscreen you want…

Benefit Dew The Hoola Soft Matte Bronzer

As a fair gal, I’ve always approached bronzer with a bit of apprehension. It doesn’t take much to go from glowy to fake. When I bought Dandelion Dew, which you can check out here, I also picked up Dew the Hoola, the liquid version of their cult fave Hoola powder bronzer. I’ve only used a…

BareMinerals Prep Step Primer and Sunscreen

I was never a big fan of makeup primer; not because I couldn’t appreciate their place in the makeup world but because I couldn’t figure out how to incorporate it into my morning face routine. Let me explain. What stopped me from using a primer is the fact that I am a faithful sunscreen wearer.…

Milani Romantic Rose Powder Blush

I’ve always gravitated towards brighter vivid colour blushes. Lately however,  I’ve been craving muted tones  and have found a couple of gems. My most recent find is from Milani’s Rose Powder Blush collection in the shade Romantic Rose. As soon as I saw it I knew it would be a colour I would wear all…

Urban Decay Naked Skin Colour Correcting Fluid Pink

Urban Decay Naked Colour Correcting Fluid has completely reignited my excitement for my morning makeup routine. Colour-correcting was never really a part of my makeup routine. When it came to coverage I never strayed far from concealer with foundation and/or tinted moisturizer. When all of multi-coloured correcting makeup starting popping up on the market it…

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