• My Favourite Vampy Fall Lipsticks

    Fall comes around and heck yeah, it’s time for some dark lips. No, these are my everyday fall lips (even though I totally would). These are some fall lips that pack a punch. The make the statement, “I love fall and I don’t care who knows it”. Whether it’s a liquid lipstick or a stick of lipstick, I love any deep, dark colour.  Today I’ll be sharing all of my favourite fall vampy lipsticks.  Starting on the left, this is the Stila Stay All Day Liquid lipstick in Bacca. Not only is the Stila formula so good but this deep raspberry colour is so gorgeous. It’s so flattering and makes…

  • Ole Henrikson Walnut Scrub

    For the longest time I didn’t use a face exfoliator. I don’t know why. Maybe laziness? I just thought of it as a skincare step I didn’t need. But, during the Sephora Appreciation sale, I thought that I may as well pick one up and see if it does anything for my skin. I scoured all of the exfoliators, read all the reviews and landed on the Ole Henrikson Transforming Walnut Scrub.  Today I’ll be talking about my new exfoliator and how I like it.  The Ole Henrikson Walnut Scrub is a cleansing facial scrub. It is formulation with a blend of walnut powder, ginseng, and chamomile extracts. It is meant…

  • It Cosmetics Secret Sauce

    No, it’s not a collaboration between It Cosmetics and a delicious food company with sauces. It Cosmetics Secret Sauce is an anti-aging moisturizer with so many skincare benefits. To go along with that, It Cosmetics also sent me the Miracle Water 3-in-1 Tonic. Skincare is one of my favourite products to test out so I was super giddy when I received these products. Today I’ll be talking about some new skincare products from It Cosmetics. It Cosmetics Secret Sauce Anti-Aging Moisturizer is, like many It Cosmetics products, developed with plastic surgeons and clinically tested. The Secret Sauce is a combination of fermented, skin-loving ingredients; anti-aging collagen, peptides, hyaluronic acid, vitamin C,…

  • End of Summer Beauty Empties

    I know, I know, I know. Another beauty empties. But I’m telling you, they never stop. I’m constantly using up products and so I have to make these posts kind of often. Maybe I should just make this a monthly post so that these posts aren’t so overwhelming for me and for you.  I know I say this every time but, if you don’t know what Empties posts are, I show you all the products I’ve used up in the last little but and give you a little review on each product.  I’ll warn you, most of these products I love.  The Good:  Love Beauty & Planet Coconut Water and…

  • August Beauty Favourites

    Sorry to all of you summer lovers but as soon as one leaf turns brown I’m lighting Bath and Body Works fall candles, sitting in my slippers, and drinking a pumpkin spice latte. So, I’m super excited to be doing my August favourites. It means, the end of sweating doing nothing. It means the beginning of crisp fall weather, pants, and dark lips.  Today I’ll be talking about my most loved beauty products from this past month.  I rediscovered the Hourglass Ambient Lighting powder this past month. I found on a day to day basis, using a loose powder was a little bit heavy on my skin. I have this…

  • It Cosmetics Superhero Eyeliner and Mascara

    If you didn’t know, It Cosmetics has amazing skincare products. They also have absolutely amazing makeup products. One of the most famous makeup products It Cosmetics product carries is their Your Skin But Better CC Cream. I can’t say enough good things about that CC Cream. So when I received another amazing package from It Cosmetics containing a couple makeup products, I was super pumped.  Today I’ll be talking all about the It Cosmetics Super Here Mascara and Liner.  The It Cosmetics Superhero liner is a 24-hour liquid gel eyeliner. It has a brush tip applicator and triple black pigment complex so it creates a really black line. I found…

  • GLAMGLOW Glow Palette

    A highlight palette with skincare benefits? Uhh yes please. I was casually browsing the Sephora website, as I do daily, and came across this highlight palette and couldn’t resist. I can’t say no to a good highlight as it is but when you add in other benefits, I throwing my credit card down and paying for express shipping.  Today I’ll be doing a quick review on the Glamglow Hyaluronic Acid Infused Glow Palette.  This palette contains 3 highlight powders; pearl glow, nude glow, and sun glow. All of the powders are infused with hyaluronic acid, Brazilian golden clay, golden gemstones, and a vital flower complex. I’m not comepletely sure what…

  • Beauty Empties

    Look at all my beauty trash! And no, I don’t mean everything I hate. I mean all of the products I have used up recently. And let me tell you, there is a lot of products up in here. Also, I feel like empty products are never ending. As soon as I do a post on all my empty products, it seems like I have another pile starting.  Anyways, today I’ll be talking all about the products I’ve used up recently and what I thought about them.  The Good:  Embryolisse Lait Creme Concentrate: This is probably my favourite day cream to use when my skin is dry. It’s amazing at…

  • June Beauty Favourites

    Finally summer is upon us in Halifax. We’ve had a good week of nice ish weather and I feel like summer is finally here. So, I’ve busted out all of my coral makeup items and I’ve been loving it. I don’t feel like its summer yet until I wear coral on my eyes, my cheeks, and my lips. Is that crazy of me?  So today I’ll be talking about a couple beauty products I have been loving this past month! I love a good face mist and what it adds to my skincare routine. I use a face mist instead of a toner because I find I can get more…

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  • New Purity Made Simple Moisturizer

    The Purity Made Simple Face Cleanser by Philosophy is an award-winning, cult favourite product. It has been around forever and for great reason. Because of the success of that cleanser, Philosophy has come out with an entire Purity line. What’s new to the line is the Purity Made Simple Ultra-Light Moisturizer.  So today, I’ll be talking all about the moisturizer I have been using as my day cream. The Purity Made Simple Ultra-Light Moisturizer is, like it says in the name, a light-weight moisturizer meant to be used during the day time. This moisturizer contains a few different oils such as, chia seed oil and meadowfoam seed oil. It also contains vitamin…

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