As much as I love familiar brands I’d find at Sephora or Shoppers Drug Mart; I get an ‘excitement’ feel that goes through me when I walk through the local craft fair here. A while back at the Interior Design Show, I picked up a few products from Beth and Olivia Handmade because they had these adorable rabbit shaped soaps that caught my eye. The logical part of me told myself – you don’t use solid soaps. I listened to that part, so instead – I got a bunch of other different things. [Read more…]
Eeeek Christmas is almost around the corner, and though I’m not as busy on the blog as I used to be, I still thoroughly enjoying talking about Christmas related beauty on here. These days, I am a bit of saver as I am on a home hunting spree, and Burt’s Bees have a great selection of holiday gifts that are packaged beautifully with an affordable dollar tag. [Read more…]
How long has it been since my last lipstick post?! I’ve tried many different brands of lipsticks before, and I can’t believe I haven’t used Laura Mercier lip products before! The Laura Mercier Rouge Essentiel Silky Crème Lipstick ($42 CAD) recently arrived at the door and one of the reds, Rouge Profond is perfect for the Autumn transition.
Among my friends, I am pretty much known for enjoying anything ginger flavoured. This is probably because my stomache is as soft as tofu so I am sensitive to many foods, and anything ginger will calm me down immensely. I even have a ginger candle at home, thank goodness my boyfriend is ok with it! When I was in Amsterdam, I probably spent a good chunk of money on their ginger tea alone. So when The Body Shop came out with the Ginger collection, I knew I had to try everything. [Read more…]
Is it fall yet?! I hope so, I’m excited to jump back into long sleeves again as my body constantly gets confused with summer outside but feels like winter inside the office. I’ve tried a variety of products during the summer and it’s 100% my fault I did’t individually talk about them all. Here, I have a round up of stuff that I’ve quite enjoyed during the sunny warm days; from products used for Brazilian waxes to shampoo! [Read more…]