A Glymm-er of beauty

I’m a sucker for tiny, pretty things. That’s probably explains a) why I have a tiny puppy b) my insatiable appetite for beauty samples. There’s something about miniature beauty treats that makes me fall in love (maybe it’s the promise of falling in love & adding more full-sized goodies to…

Summer-proof your beauty routine

The dog days aren’t over – they’re just beginning. Summertime can be a catch-22 for beauty addicts. Summer is a great time to experiment with bright, fun colours but creeping temperatures usually result in sliding makeup. [photo courtesy of doornail243 on flickr] With a few easy swaps (and a few…

Little Luxe-uries

If you’re a friend, follow me on Twitter or peruse this blog on a regular basis, you probably know I’m a beauty junkie. I’ve got that coveted-yet-embarassing VIB status at Sephora and whoever found my lost Shoppers Optimum Card probably had a field day with the points. It’s no surprise…

Newsprint nails

5 steps to cutting-edge newsprint nails

A LUXurious night with Hip Urban Girls

The Hip Urban Girl’s Guide Spa Party + Networking event! Polish, friends & fun at Yorkville’s LUX Spa.

Take a trip to Texas this Spring

All of this warm weather has almost fooled me into thinking spring is here, but I think we all know that’s not the case. Either way, these sunny faux-spring days are the perfect chance to bust out the spring nail polish colours and at least pretend flip-flop season is nearby.…

Confessions of a Beauty Junkie pt. 2

Last weekend I brought you part 1 in my Confessions of a Beauty Junkie series, focusing on how to create the perfect canvas for the rest of your makeup. This time I’m going to focus on the products you need to create the perfect eye look. Having the right eye…