Review | Shade Shifting Lipsticks From Lipstick Queen!

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I remember back in grade school buying mood rings and having a blast seeing what me and the rest of my friends moods were at any given moment. We would laugh hysterically at anyone who’s ring turned black as that meant they were the devil or something, haha, I don’t know. But what I do know, is that it was something fun to do. Something different and also scientific! Was it possibly that we were learning something from playing  with these mystical rings? Nah. Most of the time, it was just fun to see Monica down the street cry every time she got the ‘sad’ color. She took things very literal.

Come full circle, now as an adult (and still obsessing over jewelry I may add), brings mood changing lipstick! Also now that I am a tad bit older, I am able to see the science behind it all and realize that it’s not your mood that changes it’s color, it’s your pH balance! Continue reading

Too Faced Fall 2016 Collection Review

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The Too Faced 2016  Fall Collection is bright, fun and while it could easily be mistaken for a summer collection, think again! Plump pouty lips, naturally full brows and deep amethyst smokey eyes all screams Fall and that’s exactly what Too Faced has brought to the table.  Continue reading

Smashbox Mascaras! Which One Is Right For You?

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It’s been a busy year for Smashbox as they have amped up their mascara game and released 3 new mascaras creating a line of mascaras that will undubtably rock all of your lashes aspirations. From priming to volume, length and conditioning, smashbox has all your lash needs covered! Continue reading

Summer Favorites From Estee Lauder

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Summer makeup is probably my favorite as brands come out with dewy, luminous finishes and peachy, pink shades sure to brighten any ones day🙂 This Summer, many Estee Lauder products sit tightly on my vanity for just those reasons and many more! Continue reading

Review & Swatches | NYX Cosmic Metals & Liquid Suede Cream Lipstick

NYX Cosmic Metals Liquid Suede Review and Swatches

NYX Cosmetics has recently jumped on the liquid metal lip trend releasing 11 galactical shades in a variety of brights, bolds and deep colors. As well, they have extended their liquid Suede Cream lipstick line to include 12 new shades that will allow your creativity to have no bounds! Continue reading

Beach Worthy Makeup for Natural Glowing skin!

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If you’re anything like me then you want/need to wear makeup to the beach or to the pool but struggle with what is too much as you want to look natural but you also don’t want to be bare face natural! So today I am going to share with you my makeup routine that will keep your skin looking naturally glowy and fresh while feeling comfortable that you are still putting your best face forward. Continue reading

What Type Of Face Cleanser Is Right For You?

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If you are anything like me then staring down the aisles of the drugstore can get pretty overwhelming, pretty quickly. How are you supposed to choose which products are right for you with so many options?! So to make things easier on all of us, I have broken down the barriers of endless choices and created a quick go-to list for face cleansers. Which type of face washes you should be using for your skin type and concerns. Continue reading

Smashbox Photo Matte Eyes Palette Review and Swatches

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The Smashbox Photo Matte Eyes Palette hit the shelves this spring boasting a whopping 14 matte shades with a 3-in-1 formula that can be used as eye shadow, eye liner and brow powder. A combination of neutral, warm and cool matte shades from soft transitional shades to deep vibrant shades allows you to create effortless looks from day to night for any occasion. Continue reading

Too Faced Sketch Markers Review and Swatches

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Inspired by Japanese Calligraphy pens, the Too Faced Sketch Marker Liquid Art Eyeliners are nothing short of adorable and fun!  These waterproof liquid eyeliners offer a wide variety of colors from pastels to deep, bold shades with a precision felt tip allowing you to get as creative as your mind will take you.  Continue reading

OOTD ~ Basics with an Edgy Twist

It’s shaping up to be a pretty fantastic summer! The sun is starting to rear its head here in Vancouver, I no longer have to get up early and drive the kids to school, and best of all, flats are the trend for summer 2016! It’s my dream come true to be able to wear flats all season long and be fashionable at the same time (insert dancing girl emoji here) Don’t get me wrong…I love my stilettos, how I look in them, how the ones I refuse to wear and ruin look fabulous in my closet but I am A-OK to pack them up for the summer and live the life of comfort. We deserve this girls and I plan to take full advantage!

So with that said, I wanted to share a look with you today that is super easy to create, fun, and totally on trend.

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