The Guide to Perfect Eyebrows

As eyebrow guru Anastasia Soare will tell you, brows frame the face and make a world of a difference in how a woman looks. In fact, when Beyoncé was transitioning from girl group to her alter-ego Sasha Fierce (now Queen Bey), she relied on Damone Roberts, the King of Eyebrows to transform her brows. Damone […]

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Common Eye Make Up Mistakes

Eye make up can really transform a person’s overall look. However, that doesn’t mean just applying eye make up for the sake of applying it. I’ve seen many girls wear eye make up the wrong way where it’s actually taking away from their features rather than enhancing it. Are you making some of the common […]

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Sweet Leilani Cosmetics Review

Sweet Leilani Cosmetics

As a woman with acne prone skin, I prefer to wear make up daily, but don’t want to further aggravate my acne by wearing it daily – damned if you do, damned if you don’t! There’s make up out there that has acne fighting ingredients, so it’s supposedly helping clear up your acne while covering it. Then […]

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Motives Make Up Party

Motives Make Up Party

I recently hosted a Motives Make Up Party for family and friends. It was a lovely afternoon with hors d’oeuvres, champagne, old fashioneds (of course!) and an opportunity to get make up tips and play around with make up. It was an interactive and fun learning experience.

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Make Up Brushes 101

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I still remember when I bought my first MAC brush. I was 16 years old and had a shopping mall gift certificate and of course wanted to splurge on something. I had started dabbling into blush and decided to purchase a blush brush. And so began my make up journey… My favourite make up brush brands are […]

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My Beach Bag Essentials

My beach bag consists of skin care and easy glam items that keep me protected from the sun while help me looking beach chic all day long.

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Trend Alert 2015: Has Contouring Gone Too Far?

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The BIGGEST trend in make up right now is contouring.  It can completely transform one’s face – make you look thinner, give the appearance of a smaller nose, a smaller forehead, give you higher cheekbones and more defined collar bones, even accent your cleavage – where basically you are no longer YOU!  Some crazy before and […]

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False Eyelashes for Dummies

Falsies – the right pair can instantly bring your whole look together, open up your eyes and give you that touch of glam when you really want to make a statement. Below I share some tips that I’ve learned through trial and error that took me from being a rookie to a self proclaimed expert at applying them.  A video […]

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Red Lips are for Everyone

Red lips – the iconic glamorous evergreen look that never goes out of style.  I often hear people say, “I love the look, but I can never pull it off. Red lipstick doesn’t suit me”.  I too used to feel like this, until I started experimenting with different red lipsticks.  Red lipstick is for EVERYONE, […]

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Birthday Style Watch – the 30th edition

I turned 30 this past week and celebrated this weekend with a surprise birthday dinner followed by drinks downtown.  Since I didn’t know what was going on, I wanted an outfit that could go with the flow but still said birthday girl at the same time.  For my 30th birthday, I wanted a look that was sophisticated yet […]

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