I’m happy to publish a guest post today by Lynda Le from Polish Perfect. Lynda has 20 years of experience in the nail and beauty industry. In today’s post she shares how selecting different colors can affect your mood. Here’s Lynda… If you’re searching for the perfect nail polish, you may be thinking about what colors are in season or best match your skin tone….

My fave pink and purple lipsticks of the year!

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In 2016 it was all about the palest of pinks to the deepest of burgundy lips. We even saw some black lipstick on the red carpet (we’re talking about you Rihanna, Lily Collins and Katy Perry!). I took a look to put together my favorites from 2016 and spring 2017. Guess what? We’re still seeing similar tones – but with a bit more peachy touch…

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Hilarious Must See Mother’s Day Video

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The Body Shop British Rose Collection Only two day’s left to shop for Mom!  I’m obsessed with the Body Shop British Rose Collection that launched recently. I’m a sucker for anything rose scented, and these roses come all the way from rose farms in England! So nip out to a Body Shop store and celebrate Mother’s Day by treating your mom like the queen she is this…

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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…

The Body Shop Oils of Life

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This fall The Body Shop has launched a luxurious new skincare range – The Body Shop Oils of Life. If you’re looking to revitalize your skin, replenish nutrition, revive radiance and visibly reduce the signs of aging than you may be interested in exploring this line. Every product in this range contains a blend of three seed oils, known for their supreme abilities to repair…

Go Green…On Your Face!

The Body Shop Tea Tree Collection Ok, so I’m not talking Vegan-green or ecological-green but I am talking the colour GREEN. If you have mild to severe problem skin, then The Body Shop Tea Tree products are just for you. I practically drank this stuff back in the 90s when I was a teenager, so I decided a fun little project would be to re-visit the…

5 Summer Beauty Essentials


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,

The Body Shop Velvet Sticks

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In February The Body Shop launched Smoky Poppy a new range of makeup and body products.  A selection of body lotions and shower products, the Smoky Poppy Collection is infused with real, hand-picked poppy flowers from the Ankara region of Turkey – pretty cool right? As part of the collection, The Body shop launched new Lip & Cheek Velvet sticks as well as a poppy-inspired blush brush…

The Body Shop Nail Polish

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3 New Colors for Spring! Already sick of Valentine’s Day posts? Yeah me too – so lets move on shall we? Let’s talk spring. Flowers, fresh, and flirty – are a few words that we can use to help inspire us when the winter months seem to be lingering on and it’s still cold outside (or frigid, in the case of Toronto), yet everywhere around us we see…

Easy Panda Nail Tutorial for #Naillinkup

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The first prompt for N.A.I.L this November is PANDAS. Such a cute, big snuggly bear, the panda is an endangered animal that resides in mountain ranges in central China. For my panda nail art, I thought about it for a while and kept envisioning some sort of panda pattern on my nails so I played around with a pen and paper trying out different designs. I really…

The Body Shop Colour Crush Collection

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***WARNING: PICTURE HEAVY*** For those nail polish lovers who feel strongly about using polishes that free of harsh chemicals and 100% do not test on animals, today’s collection is just for you! This Body Shop Colour Crush collection comes in a range of cream colours inspired by nature and not only is this collection free of harsh chemicals (‘4 free-from’ dibutyl phthalate, formaldehyde, formaldehyde resin,…