Toronto Men’s Fashion Week: Makeup Trends 

Its no secret in the past year men in the beuaty industry has blown up. Your Instagram feeds have taken over with men wearing makeup, makeup companies have begun to use these men as their spokesperson and it is becoming the norm to see men in full glam. As we just wrapped up Toronto Men’s…

TIFF Suite: beautyBoutique by Shoppers Drug Mart 

For the past 8 years BeautyBoutique by Shoppers Drug Mart have been hosting  a media lounge during Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). This year I was held at the InterContinental Hotel in downtown partnering with Entertainment Ones Lounge. I was lucky enough to check it out and get a little pampering.  Offered at the suite…

Quo Cosmetics: Back to School Collection 2017

School is officially back in session and that can only mean one thing – time for some new makeup. I love Quo Cosmetics because they always have the best collections throughout the year and the back to school collection is always so fun (see the 2016 collection here).  I also love how completely different the…

Sekkisei Treatment Cleansing Oil 

It’s no coincidence that the best in skincare innovations comes from Asia. Whether it be K-beauty trends or skincare regiments from Japan, China, India – they always seem to have the upper hand in skincare. For that reason I was really excited to try Sekkisei products which are made in Japan. They have marketed to simplify and…

Must haves: the Estee Edit by Estee Lauder 

Got the blues? Estee Edit launched last year as an add on to the Estee Lauder brand with a younger, fresher appeal. The silver and blue packaging reached a younger demographic not to mention their array of innovative new products. If you haven’t already noticed, everything Estee Edit is now on sale on Sephora due…

Getting Summer Body Ready

No this is not a fitness or diet post, sorry if I misled you. This is all about getting your body ready – beauty wise. Living in Toronto, it seems our summers get shorter and shorter each year, this summer seems to be going to last for only 3 months- and that’s being optimistic. So […]

MAKE UP FOR EVER Artist Liquid Matte Lipsticks + swatches

The time has come!! It’s an exciting time for makeup and MAKE UP FOR EVER lovers! They have officially taken over the liquid lipstick game with their Artist Liquid Matte lipsticks available in 6 neutral shades (hoping they will continue to add more).  I got to try 3 of these shades (check out the full…

NEW IN: Maybelline

Does anything excite you more than new makeup at the drugstore? Maybelline has been releasing so many amazing new products  that last few months that are so innovative- I was so excited to try out a some of their new releases to create this look. The Maybelline Dream Cushion Foundation is my biggest obsession from…

KMS hair –  Start. Style. FINISH. 

I hate hair! Styling hair. It’s just is not really my favorite thing. I love dressing up, putting on heels, playing with makeup (a lot of makeup) and by the end of it all I am too tired to style my hair. When it comes to my hair, I want something that is easy, effortless…

Purple Rain

Isn’t it great when one product can inspire an entire look? It’s even better when a whole bunch of your new makeup is in the same shade range and come together so perfectly. I think the star of this look is the lips – MAKE UP FOREVER’s new Artist Liquid Matte Liquid Lipstick in the…

My Favorite New Brushes ft. Avon Oval Brushes

What’s more important, the makeup or the makeup brushes? Well I guess you can’t have one without the other but the better the makeup brushes the better your entire look will be. Not only do you want the flawless, airbrush finish but you also want tools that will not waste any product. Beauty sponges have…

New in: Joe Fresh Beauty 2017

Starting with the eyes, Joe Fresh has released 5 new eye shadows with a mix of mattes and shimmers. The matte colors are cool toned and work great as transition and crease colors. The two shimmer shades (pretty penny and meteor). Pretty Penny is gold shade, used on my lid and Meteor us a navy…