MOST REACHED FOR : FOUNDATION

Continuing on with my Most Reached For series, today it is all about getting that flawless face with foundation. I’ll outline my 5 favourites that I keep going back to over and over, and the reasons why I love them. I love all 5 of these foundations, but do find…

MANI MONDAY #3 | Essie Go Ginza

It’s Monday folks, you know what that means – Mani Monday! This week I have been loving my Essie Go Ginza… again (it seems this is getting heavy rotation in my nail basket since I bought it, but I can’t help it, it is just too darn pretty!) Go Ginza…

INSTAGRAMMING #1

I’ve seen a few other bloggers do a weekly recap of their Instagram photos, and I thought it might be kind of fun to make it a feature here on my blog. Here’s what I got up to this week… My first Instagram video is a quickie snippet of my…

THE SKINCARE LINEUP

Up until this year, I truly was a cleanse and moisturize and go kinda girl. But then I had a horrific allergic reaction that left my skin beyond parched, horribly textured and downright nasty looking. A reevaluation of my skincare routine was seriously needed. After many hours scouring the amazing…

SUMMER SWEAR BYS

It’s full swing summer here in Raincouver *cough* I mean Vancouver. We wait patiently for the sun to poke it’s head out in this city, but boy oh boy when it does it is so gorgeous round these parts! Of course every year when that yellow orb in the sky…

WORTHINESS vs APPEARANCE

Something that has come up many times over the years when I wax on about my love of makeup and more recently skin care is the question, “why do you think you need all that?” and in simple form the answer is always, “I don’t need it” To expand upon…

TEN UNDER $10

If you are anything like me, you love a great drugstore beauty find, but find it a bit rare to find something that is not only affordable but also up to snuff when it comes to the quality.  I’ve always found drugstore buys can be a bit more of a…