Category: Beauty

MAKE UP FOR EVER Water Blend Face and Body Foundation

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Make Up For Ever has reformulated their traditional face and body foundation into a new  formula. I wasn’t sure what to expect for the texture of the Make Up For Ever Water Blend Face and Body Foundation ($54) since it is not only waterproof, but also 80% water-based. The foundation comes with a convenient pump to  dispense the right amount of product. Since it is also gel based, the texture was similar to a hair gel. I received the shades Y445 and Y455. (more…)

Estée Lauder Fall Preview

 

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Fall is my favourite time for both makeup and fashion. I was invited to a preview by Estée Lauder to see what they have in store for fall! has introduced a variety of new products to the beauty market for fall. Here are some of my favorites:

Advanced Night Micro Cleansing Balm ($48.00)   

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One of my favorite products is the Advanced Night Micro Cleansing Balm. This formula is great for taking off face and eye makeup at the end of the day, while leaving your skin feeling moisturized.  What’s so unique about this product are the changes that happen as you apply it to your skin. It first applies as a balm, and as blended into your skin, the formula transforms into an oil, and finally the formula turns into a washable emulsion. (more…)

The Perfect Manicure with Tom Bachik & Le Vernis a L’Huile by Colour Riche

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Tom Bachik, celebrity manicurist to the likes of J.Lo, Beyonce and Gwen Stefani, taught us how to do the perfect manicure with brand new Le Vernis a L’Huile by Colour Riche polishes. The class was held at the beautiful Her Majesty’s Pleasure.

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“The Perfect Manicure is just myopic details,” says Tom. “Focus on the basics and the better you do the basics the better your manicure looks.” (more…)