Giveaway: summer beauty essentials from Benefit!

Toronto’s been a gloomy place, boys & girls. I’m still dreaming of sunshine and wearing my SPF every day (more on that later this week), though. Nothing gets me more excited for summer than the promise of bright makeup and extra-glowy skin, which is why I’m so excited to share…

Adventures in at-home gel manicures: Sally Hansen Salon Insta-Gel Strips

I feel like I haven’t been completely honest with you. Over the last few weeks, you may have gotten the impression that I’m more artistic than I let on, what with the abundance of DIY nail art and painting party and all. I’m all about the Pinteresting and DIY, but…

The wedding singer tells all: Summer Wedding Makeup

When you go to 20+ weddings every spring, you learn a few things. Kat Langdon is a Toronto vocalist who acts as a wedding singer at some of the city’s loveliest nuptials and tells me she’s been to more weddings than she knows people. I believe it. Kat knows “there’s…

The Rich is Back, ladies. [Matthew Williamson x Benefit Cosmetics …

If there’s one thing that can perk a girl back up after a 5 AM campaign launch wakeup call, it’s the promise of being the first to get her hands on a brand new Benefit Cosmetics collaboration. Running on far less than my suggested minimum amount of sleep and far…

Flash sale alert: The Rich is Back this Friday!

If I was Oprah, Benefit Cosmetics palettes would top the list of my favourite things – I seriously recommend them to everyone. There’s always one in rotation in my beauty routine and I have a feeling the latest one will be no exception. Benefit Cosmetics has partnered up with British…

The juiciest spring/summer shade: NARS Larger Than Life lip …

The best things about spring & summer are juicy. From cherries to popsicles and everything in between, that sweet spot from May to August brings out the juicy in all of us. For the legions of lipcolour fanatics among us, that translates to busting out the glossiest of the glosses…

The lipstick every girl needs now: NARS Tolède [Review]

As a beauty-obsessed blogger, I’m 99% sure I say that each and every lipstick shade I lust over is The One. This time, I’m pretty sure I actually mean it in my truest heart of hearts. And no, not just until the next collection comes along. It’s no exaggeration when I…