This post was done in partnership with JUVÉDERM®, and Allergan Canada however as always, all opinions are my own. How can one year be the best and worst in your entire life? I didn’t think it was possible, but between seeing my newborn grow into a 1-year old angel and ending an 11-year marriage (15 years together), 2018 was the best and worst year of my…

Chevrons on the Mind

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Three YSL nail polish shades inspired today’s look: (7) Prune Minimale: A Gorgeous deep burgundy (4) Corail Colisee: Orange-esque coral (8) Fuchsia Cubiste: Deep Red with a Cool undertoneBurgundy nail polishes always feel good in the fall and winter seasons and this beauty is no different. As with all YSL nail polishes, Prune Minimale is perfection and applies seamlessly. A beautiful, dark cream polish that…

YSL Bleu – the ultimate ‘blue funk’ cure

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When I’m feeling down, my husband always calls it a ‘blue funk’. He says “honey, get out of your blue funk”. I don’t know if it’s an English thing, or an weird old fashioned saying his mom taught him, but usually when he says that, I giggle, and that’s all I need to get out of my ‘blue funk’. Another funny thing I do when…

3 Eyeshadow Palettes Worth Splurging On

Just when summer is coming to an end, the kids are back at school, the days are getting shorter and we’re starting to feel a little ‘blah’ – leave it to the beauty industry to lift our spirits (or at least mine anyway) with 3 tempting new luxury eyeshadow palettes. Depending on whether you would consider yourself to be ‘A Temptress’, ‘Sophisticated Chic’ or ‘A Modest…

Pretty in Pink…and Red

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When I was growing up, I always remember being told that “pink and red should never be seen except for in the washing machine!”.  Well guess what? Gone are those days, and now pink and red are one of my favourite colour combinations – hence my need to pair these two gorgeous YSL nail polishes (rouge pop art and rose renaissance) together. I love the…

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…