Holiday 2013 Gift Guide: Bath and Body

Holiday 2013 Gift Guide Bath and Body

There are few indulgences more luxurious than pampering your skin with sweet smelling and soothing soaps and creams. Whether you prefer to smell like a freshly baked French macaron (looking at you Laura Mercier) or prefer the fresher natural scents of nature (that’s all you KORRES), there is something to offer every women this season. […]

Stocking Stuffer: Revlon Evening Opulence Holiday 2013 Colorburst Lipgloss in Adorned

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There are only three brands of lipgloss that I wear: Chanel, Dior and Revlon. This is not snobbery or beauty pretension–they simply have the best non-sticky formulas with gorgeous luminosity and incredible pigment saturation. In fact, I often prefer my Revlon glosses over their more expensive cohorts. The quality, colour selection and price really can’t […]

Stocking Stuffer: Revlon Evening Opulence Nail Enamels

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The stars of Revlon’s Evening Opulence by Gucci Westman for Holiday 2013 are the nail enamels and the lip glosses. The latter will be given their own accolade laden post which means we can focus on the former now. The loveliest nail polishes I have encountered from a drugstore brand this season are the enamels […]

Get the Look: The Evening Opulence Collection by Gucci Westman for Revlon Holiday 2013


The much anticipated Holiday 2013 colour collection by Revlon Global Artistic Director Gucci Westman is a celebration of makeup, bringing together a dazzling palette of rich purples, feminine violets and emeralds for the eyes, glistening plums and fuchsias for the lips, and graphites and matte sparkles for the ultimate nail jewels. I pictured a luxurious […]

Stocking Stuffer: China Glaze Touch of Twinkle Set

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For this season’s holiday season, China Glaze has put out 2 nail polish trios that are full of seasonal glitter and goodness. A Touch of Twinkle contains 3 full-size polishes: Be Merry- Be Bright, Santa Red My List and Just Be-Claws.  Both Santa Red My List and Just Be-Claws are opaque with one pass of the brush […]

Holiday 2013 Gift Guide: For the Palette Lover

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Urban Decay Naked3 Palette, $65 CAD Laura Mercier Luxe Colour Portfolio, $90 CAD Too Faced The Chocolate Bar Eye Palette, $55 CAD Makeup Forever Midnight Glow Palette, $48 CAD Too Faced Joy to the Girls, $45 CAD Dior Holiday Couture Collection, $90 CAD Smashbox Full Exposure Palette, $58 CAD Marc Jacobs No 7 The Tease, […]

Brand Spotlight and Exclusive 10% Discount Code: Studio Gear Holiday Smokey Eye Palette

Studio Gear Holiday Smokey Eye Palette

Studio Gear Cosmetics is a prestigous cosmetics brand featuring a full collection of professional makeup brushes, revolutionalizing complexion formulas, and a wide selection of color products for the eyes, cheeks, and lips. This is a line created true to the concept that every woman deserves professional, high quality cosmetics at a reasonable price. The simplicity […]

My Picks Sephora VIB Friends and Family 20% Sale! 2 Days Left!

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Have you clicked on to the Sephora website this weekend and noticed that the items on your wishlist are sold out? That would be the mass effect of VIBs descending on the beauty haven for the annual VIB Friends and Family 20% off sale. I ventured in to Sephora today to buy my moisturizer and […]

Review and Tutorial: Revlon by Marchesa Nail 3D Jewel Appliqués


Marchesa is a name that dominates the red carpet and is arguably one of the most coveted fashion houses for its  elegant evening wear, inspired by vintage silhouettes with a modern aesthetic. Co-founded by Georgina Chapman and Kere Craig in 2004, the company’s namesake and muse is the noted eccentric European style icon, Marchesa Luisa […]