My makeup tips and tricks

  I often post about how products perform and what’s in them but I’ve never divulged my top secrets I’ve learned over the years! This post is detailed and picture heavy. Don’t say I didn’t warn you. Diet and Skincare I cannot stress it enough, what you put into your body has a direct affect […]

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Clove + Hallow Lip Creme

  Ever a fan of Clove + Hallow, I decided to try the Lip Cremes! Although I love the look of a matte lip, I love the feeling of a cream lipstick (or gloss). I decided to try out the shades Creamsicle, an orangey peach shade and Blooming, a bright pink. Creamsicle has just the right […]

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Gia Minerals: I AM FIERCE

  I’ve partnered with Gia Minerals for the Beauty Revolution: Embrace Your Mantra. For the I AM FIERCE Collection ($111), I chose products in colors that are bold and statement making but that can still be worn in a variety of ways to enhance individual preferences. Think dramatic eyes, soft glowing cheeks, and cranberry lips.   Pictured […]

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Alima Pure Haul: foundation, bronzer, lipstick, pressed eyeshadow

  Glossy black packaging. Minimalist ingredients. And a whole lotta color payoff. That’s what you can expect from Alima Pure. This sleek brand believes in inspiring a woman’s confidence by using the purest ingredients in their cosmetics. Can we also take a moment to appreciate that they are a certified B-Corp, have a neutral carbon […]

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TOK Beauty Silk Lashes

  There’s nothing quite like false lashes to really elevate a makeup look; the eyes are the windows to the soul, so framing them amply does wonders to make a statement! I once heard the comment, “always wear lashes when you’re taking professional photos so your eyes will stand out”. Since that day, I have […]

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Au Naturale Haul: Lipstick, Eyeliner, C2P, and Semi-Matte Powder Foundation

First, let me say, I think the name Au Naturale is brilliant for a natural cosmetics company. It’s straight forward and sets a great tone for what consumers can expect! What you’ll find in their products are simple ingredients without a lot of fluff or junk and hydrating formulas. I got the Eternity lipstick in […]

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Rejuva Minerals Haul (Round 2)

I am such a fan of Rejuva minerals for their dedication to using non-toxic ingredients in their cosmetics, so I’m back again with another haul! In case you haven’t seen my initial post about their EWG Certified makeup, you can read it here. In today’s lineup: Loose Powder Foundation in the shade Neutral, Pressed Blush […]

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FitGlow Lip Serum

  Obsessed. I honestly could stop there, and let that be my review, but I’ll go on. I’ve heard about these Lip Serums* for a while and have been aching to try them. Every single person I’ve seen wearing them looks gorgeous: the colors always seem to compliment their skin and their lips look plump […]

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Antonym Haul (blush, eyeliner, mascara)

  I love Antonym. I previously posted about their powder foundation and have since tried their Baked Highlighting Blush in Lily, the Certified Natural Eye Pencil in Noir, and the Lola Lash Too Mascara.     The Baked Highlighting Blush in the shade Lily* is gorgeous. I mean, if baby angels could pick a blush to call […]

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Vapour Winter Solstice Duo

  I love Vapour’s Velvet Lipgloss (see my original review here) so when the Winter Solstice Collection of a Velvet and a Highlighter was launched I became giddy! The Velvet Lipgloss comes in the shade Lavish, a purple/red plum shade and gives a sheer wash of hydrating shine. I love the texture and hydration of […]

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