Illamasqua Ambition Blush: Review and Swatches


So my first foray into the land of Illamasqua was a disaster of foundation-al proportions, but this blush has somewhat turned me around to trying future products. Ambition is one of two blushes released with their Autumn 2011 collection, Theatre of the Nameless. It is a neutral plum-pink with a shimmer finish. The pigmentation is something […]

Introducing Chanel Illusion D’Ombre: Review and Swatches


When I first saw the press photos of the Chanel Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear runway show, what captivated me most was the gorgeous eye makeup. Since then I have been anticipating the Illusion d’Ombre to finally make their appearance on Canadian Chanel counters. After a bit of a hunting expedition (it appears I wasn’t the only […]

Lancome Hypnose Doll Eyes Mascara


Have you ever been envious of Chucky’s wide eyed peepers? Maybe not. Truthfully, dolls eyes (particularly the ones that blinked) always creeped me out as a child, but I am sure that this idea will appeal to many women.  A new, unique, cone-shaped brush provides an extremely smooth and clean application, precisely defining even your […]

Lise Watier Wants You To Meet Them on the Equinoxe


Don’t you hate it when the mention of a single word recalls a song that plays on repeat in your head for days? Well, here I am purging that song from my subconscious to worm itself into yours. Lise Watier’s new Fall 2011 collection will leave a lasting impression on you, just as a song […]