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NARS ‘Exhibit A’ vs SLEEK Flame Trio Palette ‘Bon Fire’

If there’s one blush in my entire makeup collection that I believe would last me my entire life? There’s no doubt in my mind that it’s NARS Exhibit A – a punchy warm red matte blush that looks good on every skin tone. Yes, a bright red blush. I recently featured this blush in my Half Drugstore ($145) vs Half High End ($400) video and … Continue reading NARS ‘Exhibit A’ vs SLEEK Flame Trio Palette ‘Bon Fire’

ZOYA Summer 2016 ‘SEASHELLS’ Pixie Dust REVIEW

Hi everyone! Through out the summer I’ve been sharing the ZOYA Summer 2016 collection on my Instagram and I’ve featured them several times on my Youtube channel (eg. Summer Nail Polish Picks, Monthly Favourites etc). I was initially really surprised that Zoya released another Pixie Dust collection, not too long ago they announced that they were discontinuing them. As well, being completely honest – I … Continue reading ZOYA Summer 2016 ‘SEASHELLS’ Pixie Dust REVIEW

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CLEOPATRA MAKEUP TUTORIAL | Pacifica Muse 2017 Round 2

Hi everyone! A few weeks ago I entered the Pacifica Muse 2017 contest on Instagram – I was super shy about posting that video because it yanked me right out of my comfort zone. But I’m so happy that I did something that I’ve always wanted to do and to my surprise I was chosen as their TOP 30!!!! You can only imagine my excitement!!! … Continue reading CLEOPATRA MAKEUP TUTORIAL | Pacifica Muse 2017 Round 2

ZOYA SUMMER 2016 “SUNSETS” One Coater Creams REVIEW

Hi everyone! Hope you’ve all been having a wonderful summer thus far! While it’s exciting to see Fall collections I’m still very much enjoying every bit of sunshine (we don’t get too many gorgeous days in Toronto) so to celebrate I thought it’d be fun to do a quick review and wrap up of the Zoya Summer 2016 Sunsets & Seashells collections. I’ve been sharing … Continue reading ZOYA SUMMER 2016 “SUNSETS” One Coater Creams REVIEW

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Chit Chat GRWM Peach, Gold & Orange SUMMER DAY TIME LOOK!

Can you believe this is my first Get Ready With Me video? It’s been long over due!! You’ll notice my style of makeup is different – I work in thin layers, enhancing natural features and the majority of my makeup looks are very wearable for the everyday woman. This is only the beginning of GRWM videos on my channel so to get an idea of … Continue reading Chit Chat GRWM Peach, Gold & Orange SUMMER DAY TIME LOOK!

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Road to the Rio Olympics & Beyond: George Bovell III

The day was August 19th, 2004 and I was glued to my television watching the Athen’s Olympic swimming final 200 metre individual medley race. I had missed the semi-finals the day prior due to a summer course final exam at the University of Toronto (yes I’m a nerd and I took University summer courses by choice). I can’t swim to save my own life but I am … Continue reading Road to the Rio Olympics & Beyond: George Bovell III

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Puressentiel

A few weeks ago I was introduced to a new brand (to me) called Puressentiel – their concept is simple ‘efficacy at it’s purest’. The brand’s goal is focused on using nature’s purest and the most powerful natural  ingredients in their line of aromatherapy products while enriching the overall health and well being to all. If you’re new to the brand here’s a little background info:  Puressentiel … Continue reading Puressentiel