Confessions of a Beauty Junkie pt. 1

Not long ago, I tweeted a photo of my bathroom counter.  My Twitter followers responded with messages of shock, awe, support and confession.  Let’s just say “they tried to make me go to rehab”… While my wallet isn’t thankful for my constant trips to Shopper’s Drug Mart and Sephora, you might…

Luxe Lipbalm

Dipping temperatures mean only one thing – parched skin and lips.  While this can easily be taken care of with a drugstore brand (Blistex is my personal fave), sometimes you want something a little more luxurious.  Luckily, I took advantage of my 20% off coupon for VIB’s at Sephora this…

Holiday Sparkle at Sephora

The temperature is nearing zero.  Starbucks has released its holiday treats. The gift catalogues are arriving in the mail. This can only mean one thing – the holidays are almost here! In the spirit of the holidays, I’ve compiled a handy list of the perfect beauty gifts and stocking stuffers…

Love it – OPI’s Done Out In Deco

If you’re looking for the ideal summer colour, this is it…but prepare to look high & low for it! My first post-exams manicure was in this fantastic colour and imagine my surprise when I found out it was actually discontinued.  However, I persevered and managed to find this gorgeous lilac…

Prime Time

Every girl needs a great primer, no matter her age.  They provide a smooth base for makeup, help control oil, and keep everything in place.  If you need it, they also help to fill in lines & wrinkles and make it easier to cover pesky blemishes. I’ve tried a lot…

Take it or Leave it – Essie’s Mint Candy Apple

I wanted to love this. I really did. You see, I fancy myself a fashionista and those fashion bibles I love so much keep telling me that this greeny-blue colour is THE colour of the season. First off, it went on chalky. It was streaky, matte, and impossible (IMO) to…