Easy DIY Spring Nail Art: whimsical polka dots

I’m going to preface this by saying “this is what happens when you spend too much time on Pinterest”. Being eyeballs deep in pretty things for hours on end can give a girl with no discernible design skills quite the complex. Luckily, I spotted some inspiration that I knew I…

Review: Beauty Box 5

For beauty junkies, nothing is more exciting than a good mail day. A box full of samples can put a smile on any girl’s face; even more so when that box is full of things you can actually use. In the past, I’ve had subscriptions to both Glymm and LuxeBox but…

You may never need to sleep again: NARS Radiant Creamy …

Most days I wake up looking like the crypt keeper. This is no exaggeration – blessed as I may be with clear skin, the dark puffy circles under my eyes somehow didn’t get the memo. If I went on the subway without under eye concealer, I could probably get a…

Vacation Beauty Essentials

Hello from sunny St. Maarten! It’s been a few days of careful sunning and easy beauty with a gaggle of family members and I’m feeling mega-relaxed. As usual, I did all of my packing the night before…with the exception of my beauty bag. I managed to do the unthinkable this…

Get Gelled

I have a confession. It’ll probably shock you. Before this week, I had never gotten a gel manicure. No Shellac. No Axxium. No acrylics. Nothing. I’ll chalk it up to my fear of commitment when it comes to nail polish. As much as I’m always on the hunt for a…

Toronto’s hottest new hair salon: Brixton Parlour

My story is one that’s all too common: meet a guy, fall in love…he meets the man of his dreams at Fashion Week and closes up shop in Toronto to go live with him in London. Until last year, I was still lamenting the loss of my high school hair…

The Lust List: weekly must-haves

The items on this week’s lust list will make you glow inside and out. From glosses & polish with staying power + lit-from-within powders to the perfect spring henley + the #1 must-have kitchen toy, this week’s picks can’t help but make you feel lust. 1. Vitamix Total Nutrition Centre…