Tag Archives : Foundation

FOUNDATION TESTING WITH ESTÉE LAUDER AND BOBBI BROWN

FOUNDATION TESTING WITH ESTÉE LAUDER AND BOBBI BROWN


Today I’m rounding up two foundations I’ve been testing for the past month. I purchased them during the VIB Sephora Sale. One is a new release from Bobbi Brown and the other is a cult favorite from Estée Lauder. I’ve noticed that the last few foundation releases by brands have been full coverage matte so it looks like this is…

READ MORE »
CHARLOTTE TILBURY HOLLYWOOD FLAWLESS FILTER

CHARLOTTE TILBURY HOLLYWOOD FLAWLESS FILTER


In April, I did a little Birthday shopping and hauled a few Charlotte Tilbury goodies including her newest Hollywood Flawless Filter. Called a “complexion booster” by Charlotte Tilbury, it has the versatility of a primer, the mega-watt glow of a highlighter, and the perfecting properties of your favourite digital filter. The magic behind the makeup starts with Charlotte Tilbury’s ‘airbrush…

READ MORE »
FOUNDATION BASICS

FOUNDATION BASICS


It’s important when choosing foundation that you are choosing the right shade and applying it correctly. There are many different types of foundations available today on the market so it depends on your needs as everyone’s skin is different. Using the wrong shades and improper technique can make your makeup look fake and unnatural. There are liquid, cream, pressed powder,…

READ MORE »
REVLON PHOTOREADY INSTA-FILTER FOUNDATION

REVLON PHOTOREADY INSTA-FILTER FOUNDATION


Revlon released a new foundation at the end of last year with the Revlon Fall 2017 Collection. The Revlon Photoready Insta-Filter Foundation comes in 12 shades. It features an innovative formula that works with your skin type to even and smooth your skin tone. The built in blender makes it easy and hygienic to blend foundation. The High-Definition Filter technology…

READ MORE »
MILK MAKEUP LUMINOUS BLUR STICK PRIMER

MILK MAKEUP LUMINOUS BLUR STICK PRIMER


Milk Makeup recently release a new addition to their best-selling Blur Stick, Luminous Blur Stick. This primer is intended to give the effect of a “luminous matte skin.” This is meant to provide both mattifying and luminizing properties, and is basically the best of both worlds. Apparently this is very similar to the original version. This new Blur Stick has…

READ MORE »
THE BODY SHOP MATTE CLAY FOUNDATION

THE BODY SHOP MATTE CLAY FOUNDATION


I’m a huge fan of The Body Shop, in particular their body butters. I received a few new items from The Body Shop some weeks ago, and have been using them from time to time. I’ve never used their makeup before and this is my first time trying their foundations.  The Body Shop is well known for their body and skincare…

READ MORE »
FOUNDATIONS THAT ARE PERFECT FOR EVERY SKIN TYPE

FOUNDATIONS THAT ARE PERFECT FOR EVERY SKIN TYPE


Ooh the trials and errors of finding the perfect foundation. I personally am a foundation junkie and I love trying the newest foundation on the market — why? Because I’m always looking for one that’s better than the last. I’m currently testing a sample of the new YSL All Hours Full Coverage Matte Foundation. Today I’m rounding up some foundations…

READ MORE »
GETTING TO KNOW PÜR COSMETICS

GETTING TO KNOW PÜR COSMETICS


I recently attended the PÜR event to preview their spring 2017 collection. I have never tried PÜR cosmetics before so I was pretty excited to try the brand as a whole. Known globally for intelligent beauty solutions, PÜR’s signature complexion, skincare and on-trend color products are known to provide immediate flawless results and natural looking coverage that nourish and improve…

READ MORE »
BRAND FOCUS | ARBONNE

BRAND FOCUS | ARBONNE


Recently I had the opportunity to try a few Arbonne products I had been curious about. This is a brand that I’m familiar with but haven’t tried a lot of their products particular their skincare line. I purchased a few products and have been using them for a couple months now and wanted to share my thoughts on them… If…

READ MORE »

MY FAVORITE BASE PRODUCTS FOR DRY SKIN


So while we’ve been getting a few gorgeous days here in Toronto, the fact still remains that the weather is getting colder so I thought I would share some of my favorite makeup products that I love using during the colder months. Dry skin is basically public enemy number one, especially when it comes to the colder months, like Fall…

READ MORE »