Marc Jacobs Beauty Enamored Hi-Shine Lip Lacquer

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My latest beauty indulgence are these two killer Marc Jacobs Beauty Enamored Hi-Shine Lip Lacquers from Sephora. From the Marc Jacobs Beauty Summer 2015 collection, these lip lacquers (somewhere between a lipstick and a lip gloss) contain a breakthrough triple shine complex that transforms the lips! While the collection has a total of 18 shades ranging from subtle nudes to bright pinks, today I’m showing you…

2 New Faves: Sephora Sun Disk and Lip Mixology Palette

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I’ve been playing with two new additions to my makeup collection for the last month and it’s time I share them with you. Today I’ll be showing you the Limited edition Sephora Sun Disk Bronzer as well as Sephora’s Lip Mixology Palette (and we’re not talking drinks). Sephora Sun Disk Bronzer It’s the beginning of August and despite the PR invites I’ve received to view fall and…

5 Drugstore Must Haves

I’ve been so busy with the OMD3 31 Day Nail Art challenge that I have a backlog of amazing beauty products to show you so stay tuned for a BEAUTY-FULL August (see what I did there?). I’ve talked a lot about the blush and nude trends this summer, and it doesn’t look like this trend is ending anytime soon so today’s post is focusing on these gorgeous, affordable…

Giambattista Valli MAC Lipsticks

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Earlier this month, MAC launched a stunning limited collection featuring 5 matte lipsticks inspired by fashion designer Giambattista Valli.  I was super lucky to get my hands on 1 of the 5 liptsticks in the Giambattista Valli MAC collection – Bianca B (the whole collection seemed to sell out within a day). Bianca B is pale white-pink matte lipstick that looks phenomenal with a tan. As…

Mac Wash & Dry Lipstick

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For those who have been reading my blog for a while, you know that I’m a lipstick junkie and that I’m also a sucker for gorgeous packaging. Today’s theme for the OMD3 Nail Art Challenge is: LIPSTICK – a no brainer for me. If you’re a makeup addict like me, you’ll be well aware of the MAC Wash and Dry Collection that launched late spring. For…

5 Summer Beauty Essentials

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Happy Thursday Summerbirds! Today I want to share my 5 Summer Beauty Essentials that I am IN LOVE WITH!  You can see today’s post on HER MAGAZINE! Until next time,

Maybelline Color Blur Matte Lip Pencils

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I remember first learning to smudge in the 80s when my mom would blur (or smudge as she would say) her eye pencils to lessen the intensity of harsh lines. The best pencils would always be those with a smudger on the other side (we always looked out for Lancome eye pencils at Duty Free). As we know, all trends come back at some point…

6 Beach Bag Essentials

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It seems like we wait around all year for summer and finally it’s almost here! What does that mean for you? Cocktails on the deck? A trip to the cottage? Maybe even a vacation away? My plans are pretty low key, but I’m definitely going to try to take some down time…hopefully by water! In preparation for the summer season I’ve put together 6 beauty…

Luxury Meets Summer with YSL Couture Splash Collection 2015

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When looking for pure luxury in a makeup collection, you don’t have to look any further than YSL Couture Splash Collection for summer. As a lipstick junkie, there is nothing better than finding the perfect lipgloss. Today I have a problem – I’ve found 7 of them! These lipglosses ($38 CAD) offer a dewy finish with a serious amount of colour pop. Pop Water in…

Elizabeth Arden Beautiful Color Moisturizing Lipsticks

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Mother’s day is around the corner, so why not treat your mom (or yourself) to a little bit of luxury with a lipstick that she would never splurge on herself? The other day I showed you the beautiful Estee Lauder Pure Color Envy Lipstick which could be one pick for Mother’s Day, but today I have two more gorgeous Elizabeth Arden Beautiful Color Moisturizing Lipsticks to show you, as  another…