DIY Glitter ‘gradient’ Manicure

Happy Monday! I hope you had a lovely weekend – I spent mine warming a friend’s new condo (congrats, Heather!), doing the most date-night things imaginable with my boyfriend (think dinner at our favourite spot in Kleinburg then glow-in-the-dark mini putt. Actually) and spending all my Optimum points with fellow…

Best Beauty Buys: brushes + tools

Buying beauty tools can be daunting. The amount of options is astonishing and price points can vary from a few dollars to $100, making it impossible to know what to buy. Over the last few years, I’ve amassed quite the collection of brushes and tools from picking up a few…

Amazon.ca launches Health & Beauty shop!

I rarely shop online, but when I do it’s usually from Amazon.ca. From books to the Instax camera I got for my boyfriend last-minute for Valentine’s Day, Amazon rarely disappoints. A few weeks ago, Amazon.ca launched a Health & Beauty department, all but guaranteeing I’ll never have to go without…

Ring in summer with Revlon Haute Tropics

Summer is here, summer is here! As a summer baby, I can’t help but get excited for my favourite season of the year – especially because it gives me extra license to wear my brightest brights. Hands, toes, lips, clothes…I can’t get enough of the season’s happiest, punchiest colours. When…

Win a $200 SkinCeuticals Prevent & Protect summer prize pack!

Earlier this week, I shared my top 3 products for keeping your skin safe this summer. One of the products I mentioned has become a favourite of mine, so much so that I can’t see it ever leaving my beauty routine. SkinCeuticals Physical Fusion UV Defense SPF 50 is one…

First Look: InfinitiPRO by Conair Curl Secret

A few weeks ago, a mysterious invite landed in my inbox. It read like a riddle: “it’s not a curling iron, yet it creates a perfect head of curls in 15 minutes every time”. As someone who curls her hair with an iron pretty much every day, it sounded exactly…

Safe, sexy sun: the best SPF a girl can get

When I’m not basking under fluorescent agency lighting, my pasty self is usually in a love-hate relationship with the sun. I love summer, but my speckled skin is super-susceptible to sun damage. Having suffered more than my fair share of burns as a kid, I know I’m at an increased…