4 Ways to Speed up your Morning Make-Up Routine

With the New Year upon us, after a holiday of over indulgence and sleeping in, getting back into the swing of things can be tough – why don’t I have an extra hour in the morning?Mornings can feel rushed and hectic at the best of times. Simplifying your morning makeup routine can help things go smoother, ultimately making you feel less rushed all day long….

My Advent Calendar

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Every year I like to splurge on an extra special advent calendar. Usually my calendar is filled with luxury chocolate (calories from advent calendars don’t count, didn’t you know)? Ever since I started my beauty blog however, I’ve been drawn to all of the awesome beauty advent calendars out there. It was only a few years ago that I discovered my first non-chocolate advent calendar…

Holiday Gift Guide Luxury +$100

Do you have that special beauty lover in your life that you’re willing to seriously splurge on? Or maybe you want to give a lil’ hint to someone…If so, then check out today’s holiday gift guide! 1. Rodial Bee Venom Collection Kit 2. Charlotte Tilbury The Sophisticate 3. Viktor & Rolf Flowerbomb Fireworks 4. Rouge Louboutin Velvet Matte Lip Colour 5. Tria Hair Removal Laser 4x Essentials Kit 6. ghd Rose Gold Stylist Set 7.Technogym Wellness…

Holiday Gift Guide Under $100

We all have those people in our lives that we like to be a little extra indulgent with over the holidays – our best friend, sister, mother…or maybe even ourselves? I always buy one present and put it under the tree just for me. Don’t judge, ok? I mean, I know what I really want, don’t I? LOL. We already saw the Gift Guides for…

Holiday Gift Guide Under $50

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Depending on who you’re buying for this holiday season, our four gift guides will help you make the perfect choice. Yesterday we looked at a gift guide perfect for teachers, neighbours and secret santa gifts with our Holiday Under $25 Gift Guide. Today we’re getting a little more serious and increasing our budget. These gifts are perfect for a good friend, a mother-in-law or sister-in law…

Holiday Gift Guide Under $25

Over the next few days I’ll be helping you shop for those beauty lovers in your life with 4 holiday gift guides featuring products I have tried, tested and love. No matter who you have to shop for (teachers, friends, sisters, or your mom), these gift guides have been created by price: under $25, under $50, under $100 and luxury, in order to help you keep your holiday budget intact. THE BEAUTY…

Urban Decay – What’s New This Fall

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One of my top five makeup brands, Urban Decay, has launched three new products recently that I’ve been drooling over for the last few weeks. It’s time to stop keeping these goodies to myself and share the love with you (especially with holiday season coming up). The three newbies I’ve been obsessing over from Urban Decay are: Urban Decay Vice4 eyeshadow palette Urban Decay 24/7 Waterline…

Perfect Gift Idea – Benefit Do the Hoola

A few months ago Benefit Cosmetics launched 3 iconic kits containing minis of their ‘best of’ products.  I’ve been playing around with The ‘Do The Hoola Kit’ and have been absolutely loving it. It’s the perfect size for traveling or throwing into you purse, and, it just dawned on me, would also make the perfect holiday gift. As you open the kit, there is a…

The Fantatascene Collaboration – Nars Steven Klein

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Francois Nars and Steven Klein (an iconic fashion photographer known for his provocative nature) have collaborated to bring fashion, photography and makeup together in a limited edition collection for NARS – NARS Steven Klein. This dramatic colour collection for cheeks, eyes, lips and nails, along with eight provocative gifting sets, have come just in time for the Holidays (launched November 1st). I have a few selects from…

Maybelline Creamy Mattes Are Back!

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Fall means one thing for lipstick junkies – intense lip colours, and for me, the bolder the better. This is why when I heard that Maybelline was launching a limited edition Maybelline Creamy Mattes Collection for fall/winter, the excitement was a little too much to contain. After a few squeals hearing the news, my husband turns to me and says, “you have 100 lipsticks, why are you…