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Friday, April 28, 2017

Pearlesque Box | May 2017 Honey Belle Organics

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Another month over which means... A new Pearlesque Box! For skincare lovers (or likers, I get it commitment can be scary) Pearlesque Box is like a little Christmas morning that arrives once a month. Except with skincare. What's not to love (or like) about that? May brings a selection of products from Honey Belle Organics, so let's take a little peek, shall we?

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Desert Chic | Sothys Spring / Summer 2017

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It's finally starting to feel a little spring-y, and with warmer weather comes the spring-summer makeup. You know it- the peaches, corals, warm bronzey things (all the things). Taking inspiration from the far horizons of the desert, Sothys Desert Chic Collection brings warm, sunny hues to bring out your inner adventurer. I have a few pieces from the collection, so let's get to them!

Monday, April 24, 2017

Lovely Lashes and Bomb Brows with RapidLash & RapidBrow

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This post was sponsored by RapidLash & RapidBrow as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own.

Lashes & Brows. Two things you can never have too much of. Okay, maybe you can can have too much brow (hello, unibrow...) Regardless, we all want those fluttery lashes and perfect brows without the need for a million and two products, if possible. If like me, you'd like an easy way to enhance what your mama gave you (or didn't) than RapidLash and RapidBrow might just be your new bff.

Friday, April 21, 2017

Joe Fresh Beauty | New for 2017

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Most Canadian beauty fans know Joe Fresh Beauty, who caused a bit of a commotion when they launched in 2009 with their nail polish range. Cute little polishes you can pick up while you grocery shop at 3 for $10? Yes, please! The fact that the rest of their beauty range was equally good eventually caught on, and they've been adding products to the range regularly ever since. A new batch for 2017 has recently launched, and as you can see, I've got a selection to chat up.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

The Sweet Tooth | Waterbridge Dolly Mix & Jelly Babies

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::: I bought it :::

We're talking sweets today! Most of the previous Sweet Tooth posts have actually been rather light on actual sugar, but it's making an appearance today with two British offerings from Waterbridge- Dolly Mix and Jelly Babies. They're cute and sweet so let's get to them...

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

When Matte Meets Moisture | MUFE Ultra HD Lip Booster & Artist Liquid Matte Lip Colour

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It's seems to be the season of the lip product, and I for one, don't mind one bit. I have been especially excited about the lip products we're going to be chatting up today, as I love me a bit of Make Up For Ever, and they rarely disappoint. They've recently dipped into the matte liquid lipstick pool with the launch of their Artist Liquid Matte Lip Colours which happen to partner well with another recent launch, the Ultra HD Lip Booster. A match made in product heaven, really.

Monday, April 17, 2017

Hydration Nation | Burt's Bees Tinted Lip OIl

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The winter season is finally behind us (yay!) which means skin is returning to a not-so-constantly dry state (also yay!) The things is, lips are always in need of a bit of extra hydration- at least mine are. Balms are good, but I've come to really love lip oils as they tend to offer a lightweight texture but still hydrate to the hilt. Burt's Bees has a new offering that is exactly that, and even offers a hint of colour in their Tinted Lip Oil.

Thursday, April 13, 2017

This, That & Other Stuff vol. 11 | Charlotte Tilbury Edition

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It's been a minute since the last round of This, That & Other Stuff, but it's back and we're getting a little luxurious with a few Charlotte Tilbury offerings. Like what? How 'bouts a Beach Stick, K.I.S.S.I.N.G and Matte Revolution lipsticks, and Scent of a Dream eau de parfum. Interested? You know what to do...

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Liner Love | Marcelle Kohl & Velvet Gel Waterproof Eyeliner

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A stunted start to the blog week but I'm back after a mini-break (no, nothing exciting other than a round of extensive spring cleaning.) I was feeling a little bleck yesterday, but my spirits are revived and I'm ready to chat liner. I've long said life it too short for bad eyeliner, and I'm inclined to think Marcelle agrees. They've recently added new shades to one of their ranges and added a whole new one to love too. Interested? Read on!

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Hard Candy Wet Ever Bold Hold Lip Lacquer | Selfish & Ambitious

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A lot of my first beauty purchases revolve around lip gloss, so although it's no longer something I reach for all the time, I still get a little twinge of excitement when a new tube/formula finds its way to me. The most recent gloss in my radar comes from Hard Candy in the form of their very cute (and drippy) Wet Ever Bold Hold Lip Lacquer.

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Spring in Bloom at Avon

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I know, florals for spring is hardly groundbreaking, but after a long cold winter, seeing actual blooms and floral prints is a welcome sight. Avon is serving up an array of sweet and feminine florals on an array of products you're definitely going to want.

Monday, April 3, 2017 (aka Your Monthly Sugar Fix) | March 2017 march box (1)
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In life there are few fun surprises that arrive once a month... Unlike that other one, a box is one you're actually going to look forward to. I was super excited when I found one in my mail box last week, I'm not going to lie. I have no shame in my love of candy, so the idea of finding a box with 6-7 types of candy in the mail each month is something I can fully support. The March box is packed with a pretty great selection of sweet eats, but you're going to have to read on for a closer look...

Friday, March 31, 2017

Pearlesque Box | April 2017 Delia Organics

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It's almost a new month and you know what that means... A new Pearlesque Box! April's box takes us to Vancouver (go, Canada!) via the brand Delia Organics (seen here a few months ago.) I was very excited to see which Delia Organics products would be featured in the box, hoping to see a few new ones, and that's exactly what I got. Read on for the rundown...

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

This vs That | Cleansing Cloth Edition

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Cleansing cloths. Makeup removers. Facial wipes... Call them what you will, but that's what we're catting today. Scratch that, that's what is battling it out for product supremacy. I recently picked up two options and once at home, realized how similar they both were. Clearly a This vs That situation...

Monday, March 27, 2017

Charmed, for Sure with Soufeel

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Happy Monday, blog fans! We're giving makeup a little break for today and talking accessories. Charms (or beads, if you will) to be specific from Soufeel. If you're not familiar, Soufeel is home to a huge range of sterling silver charms, bracelets, ring, necklaces..... They kind of have a bit of everything, but the charms are their shining glory.

Friday, March 24, 2017

Drugstore Lovin' | The Maybelline Face Edition

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Anyone up for a stroll down the Maybelline aisle? You had best be nodding your head, because that it is exactly what we're going to do. More specifically, Maybelline face essentials (think foundation, powder, contour, and highlight.) Ready?

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

FarmHouse Fresh Delicious Organics Collection

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It seems like 2017 is the year of greener beauty. While the concept is far from new, it seems like more of us (bloggers, brands, consumers...) are looking add more naturally sourced products into our routines. And, why not say buh-bye to chemicals we can't even pronounce little own know what function they serve? FarmHouse Fresh knows the struggle, and as such has launched a line of organics- Delicious Organics, to be exact- that currently includes eight debut products for hands and body (yay!) with additional face product to follow later this year.

Monday, March 20, 2017

Lip Lovin' | Marcelle Rouge Expression Velvet Lipstick & Lip Liners

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Happy Spring, blog fans! It's finally starting look a bit more spring-like here (if you look around the piles of snow) and it's getting warmer- I didn't need my winter coat yesterday! A small victory, but I'll take it. Of course, spring means a return to colour, so I figured today was a perfect day to chat up the new Marcelle Rouge Expression Velvet Lipstick & Lip Liners.

Thursday, March 16, 2017

The Fast Five Four | Acure Organics

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Usually we do Fast Five, but as you may have noticed, we're not quite there today. But, it's okay, as Acure Organics makes up for it with their high quality, low budget products. I am new to the brand, but have been massively impressed by everything I've been sampling. It's all so good! So, let's get to it....

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Rodial Smokey Eye Sculpt Eyeshadow Palette

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Every so often, I decide I have enough eyeshadow. Enough palettes, all the shades I could ever want or need. And I probably do, but it never stops me from adding just one more to the must have pile. The Rodial Smokey Eye Sculpt Eyeshadow Palette is the newest in that pile, and without getting ahead of myself, must say it's really something. Really.

Monday, March 13, 2017

The Sweet Tooth | Love Grown Sea Stars

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::: I bought it :::

It's not only Monday, but a Monday after Day Light Savings (and not the good one wherein you get an extra hour.) I know I'm feeling a little sluggish and under-enthused, so it seems like a great day for something a little sweet. This installment of The Sweet Tooth is exactly that, but it's also a little... beany? Whaaaat?!

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Sex on Fire | Charlotte Tilbury Cheek to Chic Swish & Pop Blush

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If on Wednesday, we wear pink, what does one wear on Thursdays? Luxury blush, perhaps? I like the sound of that, so let's go with it. I just happen to have what is my second Charlotte Tilbury Cheek to Chic Swish & Pop Blush in Sex on Fire. A neutral toned blush with a nod to one of my favourite bands? Yes, please! Read on for a closer look.

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Essie Gel Couture | Bridal Collection 2017

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It's almost spring, which is not only allergy season, but also brings the start of wedding season. I can't see myself attending any this year as there are no newly engaged in my life, but that doesn't mean I can enjoy the soft and pretty shades that make up the new Essie Gel Couture Bridal Collection. Bride or not, there are some really pretty spring shades and a few twists to keep things interesting.

Monday, March 6, 2017

New & Improved Avon True Colour

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I'm back! I was without an internet connection for a few days (two, and yes, they were terrible) but it's back to business with a heap of new-ish products from Avon, Why new-ish? Good question. Because Avon has made a few changes to their colour products, and reformulated to include their True Colour technology/promise to extend to everything- nails, shadows, lips it's all True Colour now. There are some new shades in the mix along with shades from before the switch, and a few all new options. We've got a lot to get to so let's go...

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Pearlesque Box | March 2017 Teadora

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March is upon us, so you know what that means... Pearlesque Box! I've been especially excited about this month's box as it features Teadora, a brand I've been itching to try. I did try to order it (months ago now) but there were no international shipping options. I haven't checked back to see if they've updated their shipping policies, but Pearlesque Box may be your best way to get your hands on them if like me, are in Canada. Onto the goods though!

Monday, February 27, 2017

Hide, Shade, Glow | THEFACESHOP CC Cushions & Multi Sticks

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Happy Monday, blog fans! If you're looking for an Oscar-free zone (okay, it happened, as mistakes do, now lets move on) you've got one. What do are going to be chatting are a few new products from THEFACESHOP to conceal, contour, and highlight.

Friday, February 24, 2017

Maquillage Naturel avec Maison Jacynthe

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Joyeux vendredi, admirateurs des blogs! Aujourd'hui nous avons quelque chose d'un peu différent... Le Francais! Kidding. My French skills are not nearly sharp enough for a full French post (although, I have been doing my mostly-daily lessons with DuoLingo and Rosetta Stone.) We will be chatting up a French-Canadian brand though. I was very excited about the chance to feature Maison Jacynth, as they're not only Canadian, but they specialize in natural and organic products (skincare, beauty, and home) free of undesirable things like chemicals, petroleum by-products, preservatives and synthetic fragrance.

Thursday, February 23, 2017

L'Occitane Solidarity Balm 2017

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I doubt you need me to tell you this, but the world isn't exactly doing so well. Between wars, rampant hatred, the orange one, and a general lack of empathy for one another, there is a lot of room for improvement. That said, there are some amazing things that make it all worth while. And incredible people working to make the world a bit better for all. L'Occitane is part of that group, and has recently launched this year's Solidarity Balm.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Trini Girl by Nicki Minaj

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It's still winter. *Audible sigh*. I don't so much mind the cold, but the snow is... terrible. If, like me, you're dreaming of warmer days, you may want to take a little sniff of the newest Nicki Minaj fragrance, Trinit Girl. I know, celebrity scents, right? I'm not one to care much about them, but when they cross my path I'm willing to give them a test. I've been pleasantly surprised by a few (hello, Jessica Simpson Fancy) and Nicki actually has some really decent scents.

Monday, February 20, 2017

This v.s That | Maybelline Mascara Edition

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So it seems National Lash Day just passed (Feb. 19th) but I'm stretching the lash love a day longer. Why? Because I had no idea National Lash Day existed, and because I can. I may be slightly drunk with power... Anyway, it should be obvious by now that we're talking lashes today, more specifically mascara. While I enjoy a few higher priced mascara options, it's drugstore brands that I flock to most. You can find some great formulas at decent prices. One brand who excels though is Maybelline. They're always up to something when it comes to new mascaras, but which one is worthy of your time (and cash?)

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Light, Reinvented | Mary Kay Spring 2017

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It's about this time of year that one starts to think Spring may never return. There is just so. much. snow. It's snowing as I type. Spring will eventually return (mid May, maybe?) but until then faking it seems like the best approach. Mary Kay is making that a bit more possible with their spring collection Light, Reinvented, which launches tomorrow. With pretty hues for eyes, lips, and nails you can't help but feel a little warmer.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Moisture Makeover | L'Occitane Shea Butter Foaming Cleanser & Intensive Hand Balm

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Happy Valentine's Day, lovelies! We already chatted up Valentine's, so today is about another February occasion: dry winter skin. Granted, not so much an occasion as a state of being, but by the time mid-February rolls around most of use could use some added moisture. This winter has been particularly cold and snowy here (I currently have someone on my roof clearing it away) and all the cold air has left my skin drier than usual (who knew that was even possible...) L'Occitane has my back though. Well, that's not quite accurate, face and hands, as they've sent along some shea filled products to get me through the last of the cold (and beyond.)

Friday, February 10, 2017

Shu Uemura Art of Hair | Colour Lustre

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Even if you knew nothing about me, two things would be instantly clear- I'm not afraid of a little colour and that natural hair hues don't interest me much. I was trying to think back to the first time I dyed my hair (10th grade, when I finally wore my mom down) and realized that I've wanted any colour hair but my own (the blackest blue-black) from a pretty young age. All that said means that my hair has seen some things, been some questionable colours, and needed TLC. I take much better care of my hair than I once did, and recently it's the Shu Uemura Art of Hair Colour Lustre range that has been my go-to. It's just so good!

Thursday, February 9, 2017

This, That & Other Stuff Vol. 10 | Valentine Edition 2017

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We chatted Valentine's Day just the other day (this post, remember?) so I won't blabber on on the topic (although, I likely could...) It's coming up quick, and you might just need a bit of gifting inspiration. This edition of This, That & Other Stuff is just that with a dose of everything red, pink, and lovey.

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

The First Mask I Didn't Love? | Bliss Mask A-'Peel' Rubberizing Mask

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You may know I am a card carrying mask addict. Okay, that may not be completely true (my card hasn't arrived just yet) but I do love my masks. Any form will do, but I can't help be get a little bit extra excited about a new format. The Bliss Mask A-'Peel' Rubberizing Mask is just that. The mask... well, I'm getting ahead of myself. Read on for the rundown.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Loveable Gifting | FarmHouse Fresh Milk & Honey Deluxe Gift Set

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Love it or hate it, the day of overtly sweet sentiment (figuratively and literally) is upon us. I mean February 14th aka Valentine's Day, by the way. While some singletons or recently wronged may despise the day, I say take it as a day to celebrate the one you love. Be it your bestie, your mom, your cat, your actual significant other, your favourite blogger (too much?) or yourself. Yourself is important too, duh. Regardless who you're loving, make it about them. One way to do so, is with a little help from FarmHouse Fresh who are offering up some perfect gift sets.

Monday, February 6, 2017

The Sweet Tooth | Reginald's Homemade White Chocolate Macadamia Peanut Butter

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::: I bought it :::

Happy Monday, blog fans! Today is a fun one, as The sweet Tooth is back. It might be a little polarizing though, as in my experience there are three types of people- peanut butter lovers, haters, and the indifferent. I fall in the latter category. I like it, but I don't go crazy for it. I think the peanut butter loving gene skips a generation, as both of my parents are/were pb fanatics. Anyway, regardless of where you fall, today is ll about Reginald's Homemade and one of their all natural peanut butters.

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Beauty Boosters | Dermalogica Hydrating Skin Booster & Indeed Labs Collagen Booster

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I am kind of a know it all. Not so much in a bad way, it's just that I know a lot of things. Need to know random, odd facts, obscure pop culture references? Forget Google, I'm your girl. My facts may not always be useful, but it wins arguments. One of which popped up in a recent discussion about trends, more specifically if trends exist in skincare. I know; but you're my people. You know there are beauty and skincare trends, but I was with less beauty minded folk. Really though, who questions a beauty blogger? My defense lead me to the topic of the day- boosters. They're definitely a trend on the rise as more and more brands throw their options into the ring shelves. Dermalogica and Indeed Labs are just two of such brands, and the ones I've been adding to my routine as of late.

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Mess-Free Nail Art (almost) | Born Pretty Nail Art Stamping Mat

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I would never be able to hack it as a full-time nail blogger. For one, I break off essential swatching nails far too frequently, but also because it's a ton of time. One can easily spend hours creating tiny masterpieces, Sure, the out come may be enviable, but I'm just going to end up chipping it a day later. That said, I still dabble in nail art from time to time, because it is fun to get a little creative. I never fully embraced stamping until I learned about reverse stamping (total game changer!) and the process of stamping onto something to make what are basically decals for your nails. It's a pretty easy process, but the colouring stage can get a bit messy. Born Pretty Store (aka home of everything nail art) has a very simple solution...

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Brow Know-How with Maybellne Brow Precise

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Brows! It's clearly another brow day, and while I've been swimming in new brow product lately, I don't mind. There is just something about brow products that keeps me interested no matter how many I've tried. Maybelline has been feeding my brow love with their Brow Precise range that has three new products. From fibre filled brow mascara, to highlight, and your good old pencil, they offer something for every brow. Read on for a little look!

Monday, January 30, 2017

Gorgeous Cosmetics Base Perfect Liquid Foundation

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It's a foundation kind of day, is it not? It's been a minute since the I've added a new foundation to my routine, but I've been using the Gorgeous Cosmetics Base Perfect Liquid Foundation for a month or so and it's about time we chat it up. Or, I chat, you read. Whatever... Read on!

Friday, January 27, 2017

Pearlesque Box | February 2017 Red Flower

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As it has a tendency to do, time has marched along and somehow February is just around the corner. With it comes a new Pearlesque Box, so I guess it's not all bad. This month features Red Flower, a skincare brand that uses natural botanicals from Finland. Read on t check it out...

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Stripes Make Everything Nice | Kokie Cosmetics

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Hello, blog fans! You were meant to be reading this yesterday, but I was in the throws of what I'll call a severe book-over. No, not a hangover, but the ill effects of staying up far too late reading. You know when just one more chapter leads to a never ending reading session, and before you know it it's 6 am? It left me feeling a bit zombie-ish yesterday. Add to that some missing photos, a majorly broken nail (which meant no retaking said missing photos) and no resolve to get this blog post finished. I can report I am well rested now, and fully ready to chat about a few stripe-clad Kokie Cosmetic bits. Read on!

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Everything You Need For Fabulous Brows | Full Brow

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The brow. So good when it all goes well, but do sad (and even scary) when things don't quite work out. I was lucky and never went through a tweezer obsession in my younger years, but not all brows were so lucky. A moment of silence for the follicles forever damaged...  Most of us need a bit of help achieving our dream brows and for that there are brow-centric brands like Full Brow. The name alone is a friendly sign that better brow days are ahead.

Monday, January 23, 2017

Essie Spring 2017 Collection

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It's Monday, but I doubt you need me to tell you that... It's a dull, mid-winter day here, and as much as I love the colour grey, the grey days are getting a little old. That means it's a perfect day to play in a bit of colour! The Essie Spring Collections brings some fun shades with bold and saturated offerings to transition you into warmer, sunnier days.

Friday, January 20, 2017

Cocoa Crush | Avon Planet Spa Pampering Chocolate

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I know, there are a few odd ducks who don't like chocolate, but for the most part, humans all agree that chocolate is pretty awesome. Avon agrees, as they've got a cocoa crush themselves. They've added cocoa extract to a range of their Planet Spa bath and body products for a delicious experience.

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Nothing but New with Make Up For Ever

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It's a kind of in between time  when it comes to beauty collections. Winter/holiday is behind us, but it's still just a smidge too early for spring collections to really start popping up. Luckily, Make Up For Ever is always thinking of us and has a few new releases to get us through. Today we're chatting up the new Pro Sculpting Brow Palette, High Precision Lip Pencil, and Artist Acrylip Lip Paints.

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Highlight. Contour. Line. | Rodial Instaglam Compact Deluxe & Liquid Liner

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R is for Rodial. At least for today it is. I've tried a fair bit of Rodial skincare, but the three products we're going to chat up are my first foray into their recently expanded makeup range. Can Rodial do makeup as well as they do skincare? You'll have to read on to find out... Spoiler: they can.

Monday, January 16, 2017

New & Improved | OPI Infinite Shine Primer & Gloss + Iconic Shades

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Happy Monday, blog fans! As 'they' say, today is the bluest day of the year... Good ol' Blue Monday. I don't know about you. but I'm feeling pretty okay today. But, on the off hand chance that you are feeling a bit down, a batch of new OPI Infinite Shine Iconic Shade4s could be the cure. Who doesn't like a new polish or two?As you likely know, the Iconic Shades are classic OPI shades re-released in the Infinite Shine formula.

Friday, January 13, 2017

Say Buh-Bye to the Winter Dry(ness) | BVSpa by Bon Vital Body Butter

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I don't know exactly when you'll read this, as my current self (which by this point is my past self) is getting organized and writing up some posts in advance. Go me! Anyway, at present, it's snowing and the weather is absolute shi sugar, complete with bitter cold. You know where this is going, especially if you tend to have dry skin year round. The combination of indoor heating and the super cold turns skin into a flaky, dry (and if you're lucky) itchy mess. There are many ways to combat the winter dry, but one of my favourites is a liberal slathering of good ol' body butter. My current favourites come from BVSpa by Bon Vital as they smell incredible and bring a hefty does of hydration.