Going to review something a bit different – a coffee machine! I’ve been wanting a Nespresso machine years ago when I tried at my friend’s house. (Not going to lie, a new home appliance gets me more excited than a lipstick launch now!) When I moved out, I was living on the “I can get what I want without my parents’ opinion” euphoria and got a Nespresso machine. [Read more…]
I’ve been a bit more MIA lately as I have just moved into my new (rental) place and building furniture has me exhausted and needles to say have been sucking the life out of my skin. In between my new super far away job and home-stuff shopping, I did find a time for media events still. Recently, I was introduced to the skincare brand Jowaé (pronounced tcho-wha-é.) Jowaé is a Franco-Korean skincare line that you can now find at Shoppers Drug Mart pharmacies and online at beauty.shoppersdrugmart.ca. [Read more…]
When I get good ginger tea, I know it’s a great start to something.
One of my favourite employee perks are RMT benefits because I can get a massage AND try out a spa (albeit it is more pricey but if you have a decent Health Spending Account then you can use that to cover the extra costs. Most RMT coverage is around $100-$110 per session depending on your provider.) I decided to treat myself and booked a 60 minute RMT treatment at CHI, The Spa at Shangri-La Hotel Vancouver. [Read more…]
A while back, I attended a lovely dinner at The Teahouse in Stanley Park and learned more about the brand, Dr. Hauschka. I’m the one who usually seeks out natural makeup, but I do appreciate it when it’s out there and especially when I get to sample some! The first time I tried was around Valentine’s day when I received their Lip Care Stick and a sample of the Volume Mascara. The Lip Care stick was used up after three months although I was not as impressed with the Volume Mascara. However, you may want to grab the Facial Toner or the Lip Glosses! [Read more…]