Beyond the blooms: floral fragrances for Mom

Thinking of getting Mom flowers for Mother’s Day? Pick some up, by all means, but go beyond the blooms by pairing them with the perfect floral fragrance. Sure to last more than 7-10 days, fragrance makes a wonderful gift and helps to create a scent memory of the occasion. I’m…

Tinted love: meet Benefit’s new tinted balms

Combine packaging that makes you coo, a smooth hydrating balm and sheer colour and you have Benefit’s new tinted lip balms. A complementary product to their iconic tints, the four new lip tint hydrators promise to soothe your lips with mango butter and give them a sheer wash of colour.…

Best picks: The Body Shop’s 40% off sale

I’m a sucker for a sale, but I especially love when my favourite shops do deep discounts and I’m able to stock up on my must-haves. The Body Shop is currently having 40% off so there’s no time like the present to give some of my go-tos a try. Here’s…

Aces of Base – the best foundations for summer

You and I both know the title of this post was an excuse to reference Cruel Summer. I’ll get it over with quickly – by the looks of things, it’s going to be a cruel summer here in Toronto because it feels like spring is never going to arrive, nevermind the…

Playtime for adults: lip crayons for all!

I’m not sure when it happened, but what started as a single purchase has developed into a collection of 11 lip crayons. The how is a lot easier to explain: lip crayons have been increasing in popularity over the last year or so with many brands releasing their own versions.…

Luxe lipcolour: Dior Addict Fluid Stick [Review]

Sometimes as a blogger you receive the kind of package that elicits squeals. In my case, I work at an agency with lots of lippie-loving ladies around so sometimes it’s a bunch of squeals. When I received my first-ever package from Dior, the squeals were so loud that people actually…

Whip your thirsty three into shape for spring

*** Sponsored post *** This post was sponsored by Lady Speed Stick to share information on the new Lady Speed Stick* Nutra-SkinTM/MC with vitamin E. Is your skin feeling a bit parched after this extra-long winter we’ve been having? Mine sure is! While we’re all quick to pamper the skin on…