Month: September 2012

Sephora Primal Instincts Eyeshadow Palette

Sephora Primal Instincts Eyeshadow Palette Review, Photos & Swatches

Sephora has totally upped their game lately- some of their Fall 2012 launches have been absolutely incredible, and the Sephora Primal instincts Eyeshadow Palette ($28 USD / $34 CAD) is leading the pack! Usually I wouldn’t pay too much attention to Sephora’s eyeshadow palettes (their &

Editor's Picks: Fall Favorites

Editor’s Picks: Fall Favorites

It’s time to pull out the sweaters, get snuggly with a hot cup of tea and turn off that A/C (three things that I just did before putting together this article)- it’s Fall! I’m quite excited for Fall, actually- I love the fashion, the cool (but not cold) weather and of course, th

Hit List: Vamp Stamp

Hit List: Vamp Stamp

There’s no doubt that deep, bold lips are one of the hottest trends for fall- they were all over the Fall 2012 runways and celebrities channeled their inner vamp on the red carpet with these blood red and rich plum lip colors. While it may seem scary at first, it’s all about confidenc

Sephora + Pantone Universe Jewel Lacquers

Sephora + Pantone Universe Jewel Lacquers Review, Photos & Swatches

Six metallic, gem-inspired nail polishes have launched at Sephora as part of the Sephora + Pantone Universe Alchemy of Color Collection for Fall 2012. These beautiful bottles (that remind me of ice cubes) each present the stunning fashion forward shades for fall with that signature clean and simp

Top 5 Chrome Nail Polishes for Fall 2012

Top 5 Chrome Nail Polishes for Fall 2012

Metallic nail polish is totally hot right now… and these are the top five shades that stuck out to me for the season! Whether you’re going for a funky duochrome effect, keeping it simple & sophisticated or channeling your inner vamp, these shades are a sure-fire hit for the season

Breakfast Event with Make Up For Ever & Gina Brooke

Breakfast Event with Make Up For Ever & Gina Brooke

As many of you know, last week I spent a few days in Toronto (oh how I love that city!) and one of the reasons was to attend a breakfast event with Make Up For Ever and celebrity makeup artist Gina Brooke, to celebrate the launch of their new Make Up For Ever Aqua Rouge ($24 […]


What’s Hot: Nouveau Purples

I’ve always associated deep plums, rich purples and muted mauves with the fall season… but even more so this year because it’s one of the top trends! Take a break from your golden summer shades and neutral hues, and opt for a rich royal shade or soft wash of lilac. Try a deep sm

Stila In The Know Eyeshadow Palette

Stila In The Know Eye Shadow Palette Review, Photos & Swatches

Apparently Stila really likes to be “in” a lot of things… first In The Garden, then In The Moment, and In The Light… now comes the Stila In The Know Eye Shadow Palette ($39 USD / $51 CAD). The palette contains ten muted, earthy shades as well as a full size eyeliner. The c