Revisiting My 2017 Favourites | Part 2

Hi Everyone! Today, I’m revisiting my favourites from 2017. I’ve posted Part 1 of revisiting my Best of 2017 post (read here). There’s some overlap in my monthly favourites and Best of 2017 post, so if they aren’t listed below, they’re in that post. SEPTEMBER Maybelline Fit Me Concealer – When I used this, I […]

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November 2018 Faves

Hi Everyone! We’re starting this month with something a little different from my usual favourites. I think everyone is always on a quest to make their skin look healthy. Last year, I took spin classes for two weeks with my friends and I was drinking a lot of water then. My skin was probably the […]

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Products I Regret Buying

Hi Everyone! Today, I’m going to share some of the makeup and skincare products that I’ve regretted buying over the past couple years. Most of the products were impulsive and ever since writing my post on how I want to streamline my makeup collection (read it here), I’ve done my best to cut down on […]

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Reviewing My 2017 Beauty Expenses

Hi Everyone! Today, I’m going to be taking a look at my expenses from last year. So, it’s going to get a little analytical and I have pie charts!! Earlier THIS year, I went through my receipts and I started an Excel spreadsheet to keep track of my beauty purchases. As you may have read […]

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First Impressions with Saturday Skin

Hi Everyone! Today, I am reviewing a few Saturday Skin products that I purchased during the Sephora sale. I got the No Bad Days kit ($48 CAD) that includes 4 travel-sized products: Daily Dew Hydrating Essence Mist Wide Awake Brightening Eye Cream Featherweight Daily Moisturizing Cream Rub-A-Dub Refining Peel Gel I’ve seen this brand on […]

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Revisiting My 2017 Favourites | Part 1

Hi Everyone! Last year, I was tagged in a Best of 2017 Challenge by @rubiredlipstick to join her and @crystalsmakeup. Today, I’m going to be revisiting my picks from last year. Over the last year, I’ve tested and reviewed a lot of makeup. Like I said last year, it’s hard to choose favourites from each category […]

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October 2018 Product Empties

Hi Everyone! Happy Hallowe’en! Here are this month’s product empties. Dove Advanced Hair Series Regenerative Nourishment Serum-in-Oil (read my review) – I don’t do a lot of things to my hair, so it’s in pretty good shape. I don’t think I really need a hair oil, but I think every now and then I’d use […]

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My Skincare Rotation

Hi Everyone! I thought I would do a post to show you what’s on rotation for my everyday skincare. The skincare products I use are pretty basic. I don’t use a lot of acids because I know that some don’t pair well together and it’s easier for me to just not use too many. I […]

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First Impressions with Neutrogena Hydro Boost

Hi Everyone! I’ve been seeing the Neutrogena Hydro Boost products on Instagram and heard so many good reviews, I had to try something. I was kind of surprised how expensive they were for drugstore. A lot of drugstore products are bumping up their quality, but that also means their prices go up too. Hydro Boost […]

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Sephora VIB Rouge Haul

Hi Everyone! I picked up some things from the Sephora Beauty Insider Appreciation Sale, mostly skincare because I’m working on finishing products I have in my current collection. I have so many products in my LOVES list that it was hard to refrain from buying more things. I only bought products I need to replace […]

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YouTubers Made Me Buy It

Hi Everyone! Have you ever watched a beauty YouTuber review a product and they rave about it so you have to go buy it too? Or read a beauty blogger and saw swatches of the prettiest highlighter that you had to get? Well, there have been quite a lot of products that I’ve purchased over […]

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Beauty Products | Save or Splurge?

Hi Everyone! If you’ve been reading my recent posts, you’ll know I’ve been doing inventory of my beauty products. Check out the recent posts below! Primers & Foundations | Bronzers | Blushes | Mascaras | Highlighters Makeup Goals: A Streamlined Collection I’ve decided to compile a list of what beauty products I personally plan to […]

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Review | Sonia Roselli Water Balm

Hi Everyone! I was asked to review the Sonia Roselli Water Balm by the hair stylist & makeup artist who did my sister’s and my makeup (for my sister’s Toronto Wedding Reception). Vicki from vlmakeup (check out her website and Instagram) wanted to know how the product worked on my skin type. I have acne […]

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June 2018 Product Empties

Hi Everyone! Every month, I finish a pack of Simple cleansing wipes, so I’m going to stop including them in the product empties posts (unless it’s a different brand) because by now, you know that I like them and would repurchase them. I also use Vaseline all the time for my lips, hands and feet […]

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This or That | Cleansing Balms

Hi Everyone! As you all know by now, I love Winners. I spotted the Pixi Nourishing Cleansing Balm and thought I’d give it a try. I already had the Clinique Take The Day Off Cleansing Balm, so I thought I’d compare the two. Clinique Take The Day Off Cleansing Balm – You massage this onto your […]

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May 2018 Product Empties

Hi Everyone! I finished quite a few products this month, so here are my empties: belif Creamy cleansing foam moist – It smelled like plants and I didn’t notice if it really helped to detoxify my skin or help prevent breakouts. It did make my face feel squeaky clean though (like the other The Face Shop […]

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May 2018 Faves

Hi Everyone! Here are this month’s fave products! This Bobbi Brown Instant Long-Wear Makeup Remover is amazing. I wish it weren’t so pricey, but it easily takes off my dark eye makeup. I only use it for my eyes and use my micellar water for the rest of my face makeup so I can save […]

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March 2018 Product Empties

Hi Everyone! I finished quite a lot of products this month and most of them are some of my skincare faves. Here are March’s product empties: The Face Shop Rice Water Bright Cleansing Foam – I love the smell of this and it gives you that squeaky clean feeling after using it. Repurchase? Absolutely! This […]

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This or That | Exfoliating Scrubs

Hi Everyone! Today, I’m comparing two exfoliating scrubs: Pixi’s Peel & Polish and Tarte’s Rainforest of the Sea Frxxxtion Stick 3-in-1 Exfoliating Cleanser. Peel & Polish This radiance revealing enzyme peel resurfaces for smoother, softer skin, and a healthy looking glow. Natural fruit enzymes loosen dead skins cells, lactic acid gently exfoliates, cellulose peels & […]

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First Impressions with Soo’Ae Canada

Hi Everyone! I was contacted on Instagram by Soo’Ae Canada asking if I liked sheet masks. My answer was: Absolutely! They were very generous and sent me their line of face masks. They never asked me to review the masks, but I wanted to write a review. So, here are my thoughts on the masks. […]

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