Revisiting My 2018 Favourites | Part 2

Hi Everyone! It’s been almost six months since Part 1 of Revisiting My 2018 Favourites. So, here’s Part 2! This post is for July to December’s beauty faves. Click here if you missed Part 1! JULY BCL Spa Sugar Scrub Lavender + Mint – I absolutely loved this. It smelled amazing and the scrub made […]

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March/April 2019 Faves

Hi Everyone! Back with another faves post! I am loooooving the Lancôme L’Absolu Lacquer Lip Gloss in 236 Pour Toujours!! For me, it’s a MLBB shade. The lacquer has the pigmentation of a liquid lip, but glossiness of a gloss. I love the Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask (read my review)!! It’s beautifully glossy, so you […]

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February 2019 Product Empties

Hi Everyone! I finished quite a few makeup products this month. Check out my monthly empties: MAC Strobe Cream in Pinklite – This is a great product to put on before foundation to give you that glow from within. Repurchase? Yes. Smashbox Photo Finish Hydrating Under Eye Primer – When I got a sample of […]

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Jan/Feb 2019 Faves

Hi Everyone! Since I’m on a Low Buy this year, I won’t have a lot of new favourites for my weekly “Feature Fridays” on my Instagram. So, I’m going to do my favourites posts every two months from now on. I really love both of these mascaras because they look very natural, but they also […]

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Project Pan | 2019

Hi Everyone! I’ve chosen a handful of products to finish this year and I’ll update you on my progress in April, July, October and December. I’ve chosen ten products that I want to finish: Make Up For Ever Step 1 Equalizer Primer – Hydrating Smashbox Photo Finish Hydrating Under Eyes Primer Essence I Love Colour […]

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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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Instagram Giveaway | November 6-21, 2018

Hi Everyone! I reached 3k followers on my Instagram account, @jencatbeauty! I am so grateful for all of your love and support! To show my appreciation, I am hosting another giveaway on Instagram account. CONGRATS TO MY WINNER, JADE! View this post on Instagram 3K GIVEAWAY CLOSED!! CONGRATULATIONS TO @_jaderoy!! You are the winner!! Thank […]

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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 Makeup Picks | October 15, 2018

Hi Everyone! These were my Monday makeup picks. I went to the eye doctor’s for a check up, so all I did was curl the lashes. Tarte Maracuja Oil – used to hydrate the nose area Smashbox Photo Finish Pore Minimizing Primer – used to minimize pores on cheeks Tarte Amazonian Clay Airbrush Foundation in […]

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September 2018 Product Empties

Hi Everyone! As you can see from the basket of empties, I have quite a few this month. So, let’s not waste any time and get started on the mini reviews! Smashbox Photo Finish Reduce Redness Primer (read my review)- I got a small tube of this and I did not like it at all. […]

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Beauty Brands I Want to Try

Hi Everyone! Whenever I’m scrolling through Instagram, I always see all these pretty flat lays with gold, black and silver packaging. High end products have such pretty packaging! A lot of drugstore brands’ packaging are getting prettier too, but there’s something about the look of a YSL or Dior lipstick tube that just makes you […]

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2018 Mid-Year Makeup Inventory | Blushes

Hi Everyone! Continuing my makeup inventory, today’s post is on blushes! Check out my other mid-year makeup roundup! Primers & Foundations | Bronzers | Mascaras | Highlighters Current blush inventory: 10 powder blushes +1 Smashbox palette I haven’t touched 1 cheek & lip stain I think it’s safe to say that I won’t be needing blush […]

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2018 Mid-Year Makeup Inventory | Primers & Foundations

Hi Everyone! I thought I would do a mid-year makeup inventory on some of my makeup. Today, I will be doing an inventory on Primers & Foundations. Check out my other posts: Bronzers | Mascaras | Blushes | Highlighters I’ve decided not to do eyeliners because they’re all more or less the same shades (nude, black, […]

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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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My Makeup Picks | May 6, 2018

Hi Everyone! I’m just catching up on this month’s posts for my MOTD’s. Here was my May 6th makeup picks for a very natural look. I am trying out the Lancome Skin Tint, ColourPop No Filter Concealer and the Hard Candy Sheer Envy Conceal & Correct Palette- reviews will be up once I’ve properly tested […]

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My Makeup Picks | May 5, 2018

Hi Everyone! So, I guess this is the start of a new series on the blog. It’s also a way that I can post more frequently on my blog. The products won’t necessarily be in exact order of how I used them, but pretty close. I will start with primer(s), foundation, concealer(s), blush, contour/highlight, powder/setting […]

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My Mom’s Everyday Makeup

Hi Everyone! I thought it’d be cool to do a post on what makeup my mom uses! Before I got into makeup and before my sister’s wedding, most of my mom’s products consisted of Clinique. Over the past few years, my mom’s makeup stash has expanded to higher end products and more diverse in terms […]

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December 2017 Faves

Hi Everyone! Here are December’s faves: Smashbox Photo Finish Hydrating Under Eye Primer and Essence’s I 🖤 Colour Intensifying Eyeshadow Base. The Smashbox helps brighten my under eyes and the Essence eyeshadow base makes my shadow colours even more vibrant and it’s less than $6! I like both of these powder bronzers that I got as […]

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Review | Gosh Cosmetics Click’N Conceal Pen

Hi Everyone! When I was at Shoppers Drug Mart a few months ago, they were having a 50% off sale for GOSH Cosmetics products. There wasn’t a lot left, but they did have a click concealer pen in light and I thought I’d try it. Since it’s a click pen, I figured the formula would […]

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This or That | Colour Correcting Primers (Make Up For Ever vs. Smashbox)

Hi Everyone! Today, I’m comparing two high end colour correcting primers: Smashbox Photo Finish Color Correcting Foundation Primer- Adjust and Make Up For Ever Step 1 Skin Equalizer Primer- Redness Correcting Primer. I own the travel-sized Smashbox primer, but used the 1 oz price to compare it to the Make Up For Ever primer. Smashbox […]

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