Charlotte Tilbury Cheek to Chic| Swish & Pop Blusher in Love Glow

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Though I wasn’t sold by the eyeshadow in my previous Charlotte Tilbury introductory post, the Cheek to Chic Swish & Pop Blusher ($50 CAD) is definitely THE moneymaker. The whole fiasco of the shattered blush was put behind me after I finally fingered swatched this beauty. CT’s blushes contains Light Flex Technology to give a luminous complexion as well as colour-rich pigments “rolled into finely crushed pearls that smooth & buff the skin for excellent blendability & perfect colour uniformity.” These properties were definitely observed, and yes, give me more.

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Messing around with Murad


Since I’m on a roll of skincare brands that I haven’t explored, let’s add another to the list- Murad. It’s also been on my radar a lot, as I’ve had a tiny sample of their face peel a long time ago, but I’ve been very good on not spending money lately. Thankfully, the team at Murad Canada sent me some products to try and share with you! I feel like these three featured products are very summer friendly- lightweight and hydrating.

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Playing around with La Roche -Posay: Effaclar Mat, Thermal Spring Water, Toleriane Ultra Eye Contour!

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With my ongoing battle of canker sores lately, I’ve been feeling like a stressed raisin who needs more water, inside and out. La Roche-Posay has been on my list for some time now as I’ve passed by it many times at London Drugs or Shoppers Drug Mart. With their blue and white colour scheme and a plethora of great reviews on the interwebs, I had a feeling that La Roche-Posay has hydration done right without the crazy price tag. This is my first time experiencing with LRP and I started off with these three- Effaclar Mat, Thermal Spring Water, and Toleriane Ultra-Eyes.

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Munchy Monday: Tea Ave Oolong Overview + Giveaway

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Today’s Munchy Monday is focusing on one of my favourite things, tea!! It’s all about oolong tea at Tea Ave, a Vancouver based company who sees tea as an adventure. It’s amazing to think that leaves grown in mountains in the middle of nowhere ends up in our drink and it tastes freakin‘ delicious. Tea Ave only focuses on oolong teas that are hand selected from farms in Taiwan. I didn’t even know there were so many oolong teas until I sampled some recently. (And there will be a giveaway too ba-la-la!)

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July BirchBox Canada 2015

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For the month of July, Birchbox Canada partnered with Best Health, a health and fitness magazine. If you haven’t heard of Birchbox, they are a subscription service and new subscribers can get a box of curated samples for $10 + $4.95 shipping per month! I received this box as a sample, so I have no beauty profile set up, thus these samples don’t reflect me, but hopefully they’ll give you an idea of what Birchbox Canada is like and whether you want to sign up or not!

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