Whether or not we need to use a night cream in addition to our regular daily moisturizer has been an on-going debate amongst dermatologists for years. Do we really need to spend another $50-$100 on a night cream? In one word – yes, but let’s see why. Why Do You Need A Night Cream? There are 2 main benefits of using a night cream: BENEFIT 1:…

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Do We Really Need Night Cream?

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Whether or not we need to use a night cream in addition to our regular daily moisturizer has been an on-going debate amongst dermatologists for years. Do we really need to spend another $50-$100 on a night cream? In one word – yes, but let’s see why. Why Do You Need A Night Cream? There are 2 main benefits of using a night cream: BENEFIT 1:…

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Gigi Hadid kills the MMVAs in Toronto

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Did you catch the 2016 Much Music Awards in Toronto on Sunday? If not, here’s a recap of host, IT girl and model, Gigi Hadid’s look. BEAUTY Makeup Credit: Patrick Ta for Maybelline New York Inspiration: “I was excited Gigi and I got to do this awards show together this year as she was the lead host! Gigi loves a fresh and natural look, but…

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OPI Alice Through The Looking Glass

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OPI Alice Through The Looking Glass is a brand new collection of 9 polishes launched to celebrate the new Disney film released earlier this month – Alice Through The Looking Glass. A combination of creams and glitter polishes, there are definitely some special polishes you’ll want to snag while you can! (Above: OPI Alice Through The Looking Glass I’m Gown for Anything) By far my favourite…

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Oil Infused Nail Polish – L’Oreal Paris Le Vernis A L’Huile

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L’Oreal Paris’ first oil-based nail colour (Le Vernis a L’huile) hits the streets in Canada on June 14th and I’m giving you a sneak peak of some of my favourite shades. Why an Oil-based formula? 10 years of research has produced L’Oreal’s-patented oil-in colour technology. Through this technology, four precious oils (Rose, Lotus Bloom, Camellia Seed and Argan) are infused in the formula for a new…

Urban Decay Alice Through The Looking Glass

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After the first limited edition Alice in Wonderland eyeshadow palette that launched 5 years ago and sold out within hours, Urban Decay has done it again. Another innovative collaboration with Disney for the new film – Alice Through The Looking Glass, Urban Decay has released a limited edition collection that consists of an incredible must-have eyeshadow palette and 5 matching lipsticks. From the creative kaleidoscope packaging inspired by…

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We’re Heating up with essie Summer 2016

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Infused with adventurous color, essie Summer 2016 is inspired by the sun-soaked shores of Antigua, Guatemala!The six new shades consist of 3 gorgeous creams and 3 stop in your track shimmer polishes! essie summer 2016 – COCONUT COVE – is a stunning white cream. Shown here with 2 coats plus top coat. Similar in consistency to essie blanc – they are not the same. See below….

What’s The Deal with Color Correctors?

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If you haven’t heard of ‘Color Correctors’ than you’ve been living under a rock. That’s ok though, you’re here now and I’m going to give you the inside scoop.Despite the huge influx of Color Correctors on the beauty market scene recently, these beauty products are not new. Every makeup artist learns how to use the Color Wheel on the first day of their course. The theory…

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Easy Nail Art Techniques with LVX Spring

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People always ask me for easy nail art tricks that they can do themselves. While there are many talented nail artists out there, you don’t have to be the queen of nail art to achieve a trendy, sophisticated look. Today I wanted to share with you three easy nail art techniques using six polishes from the LVX Spring Collection. Easy Nail Art Technique 1: Polka…

Dreaming of Pastels with OPI Soft Shades 2016

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While hot neons and bold pinks are fun summer nail colours, I always tend to be drawn to beautiful pastel creamy tones in the spring and summer! In fact, I just treated myself to a pedi (I normally do my own nails) and went for a gorgeous pastel lilac shade from OPI Alice in Wonderland Collection (swatches coming soon). OPI Soft Shades 2016 Collection includes…

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Stop and Smell The Roses – L’Oreal Paris La Vie En Rose

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There’s nothing better than the colour PINK. Don’t you agree? A combination of red and white, pink contains the need for action of red, helping it to achieve the potential for success and insight offered by white. It is the passion and power of red softened with the purity, openness and completeness of white. The deeper the pink, the more passion and energy it exhibits….