Tag Archives : Powder

Laura Mercier Candleglow Sheer Perfecting Powder


Laura Mercier has expanded the “Candleglow” line to include this new Candleglow Sheer Perfecting Powder as well as their Candleglow Concealer and Highlighter. The Candleglow powder is a multipurpose, modern pressed powder that sets, perfects, and finishes, leaving skin with a diffused, luminous glow and is supposed to deliver just enough sheer color to create the perfect, subtle glow, while…

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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…

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Tatcha Polished Classic Rice Enzyme Powder


I love facial masks and I’m religious when it comes to using them but not so much exfoliators (I think it’s because I haven’t really found any that I quite enjoy or very effective) and so I decided to change that and hauled the Tatcha Polished Classic Rice Enzyme Powder. This is a water-activated enzyme powder exfoliant and cleanser. The…

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Contour Like a Pro with Niki Garret Contour Duo


When Niki Garret reached out and asked if I would be interested in receiving their contour duo and contour and highlighter pro brush set, I was ecstatic. I don’t own many contouring products because I like keeping things simple and natural; and contouring can sometimes be too harsh and overwhelming (at least for me) for everyday although recently I’ve been…

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Chanel Perles et Fantaisies Illuminating Powder


CHANEL releases an illuminating powder each spring and this spring, it is the Chanel Perles et Fantaisies Illuminating Powder (CAD $76.00). This exclusive palette lights up the complexion with delicate pink and luminous white shades. It is embossed with rows of pearls in the iconic black compact case. By draping strings of pearls around her neck, Coco Chanel bathed her…

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Chanel INFINIMENT Illuminating Powder Review


It seems to be a tradition that every year we see a new limited edition face powder from Chanel, and this year is no exception. I don’t own too many things from Chanel but when I saw this powder, it was too beautiful to pass up. Chanel Infiniment Illuminating Powder bears the House’s signature interlocking double C logo. The linked…

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Kevyn Aucoin The Celestial Powder Candlelight Review


Kevyn Aucoin Candlelight The Celestial Powder (US $44.00 & CAD $53.00) is a soft champagne, golden beige color with a frosty finish. On my NC40 olive skin it pulls rather cool-toned. The texture is soft, smooth and creamy and very finely milled. It blends out easily and beautifully into the skin for a nice luminous glow. The Celestial powder adds…

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