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Lise Watier PerfeXion Brunch

Toronto Beauty Bloggers Brunch at Coletter for Lise Watier Perfexion launch

The other week I had the pleasure of attending a Lise Watier beauty event for their new PerfeXion Skincare Collection. Not only was the event so lovely and amazing, it was held at Colette Grand Cafe, one of my favorite brunch spots in the city. It's a beautiful french bistro with cuisine, décor, and atmosphere that will make you think you're in Paris…

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August Favorites: Beauty, Skincare and Haircare

Best beauty products: favorite makeup, haircare and skincare that I'm currently trying out

I decided to start a new monthly feature for all my favorite things that I've been trying out the past month. There's no limit to what you'll see here in this new monthly column, it can be anything from beauty to fashion to decor or just anything that I've come across and I fallen in love with. This month, has a mostly a beauty focus and I'm going to share all my current favorites in make up, skincare, and hair care…

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Hair Repair with Infusium23

Beauty Review: Infusium 23 haire care review

I think it goes without saying that we all want healthier, shinier and more beautiful hair. If you're anything like me, you probably put your hair through a lot. Between frequent color changes, daily heat styling, wear and tear from brushing and washing, I have to admit my hair is in a less than ideal condition. Check out my experience with Infusium23 and their hair repair products...…

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Lifestyle, Shopping

The Arise Box – Ethical Summer Essentials

The Arise Box Review - Summer Edition

Even small, everyday purchases like as coffee, tea, breakfast cereal, and bread are a vote for something. How you shop and companies you support are a vote for what you believe in and the kind of place you want the world to be. For example, favouring organic produce is a vote for environmental sustainability and purchasing fair trade products is a vote for human rights. We have a great deal of power in our pockets and the choices we make…

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Beauty, Lifestyle

Finding Time for ‘Me’ Time

Easy tricks on how to actually find time for yourself when your schedule is crazy.

Creating more personal time should at the top of your the list of goals you want to accomplish along with everything else. Finding as little as 15-30 minutes a day of uninterrupted, relaxing "me" time is so important. You need to make the time for 'me' time, in order to have 'me' time, it won't just magically appear. Here are some easy tips to add a little more 'me' time in your life…

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Beauty, DIY

Homemade Mango Body Butter Recipe

Make your own body butter with this easy 5-step DIY beauty recipe. This one uses mango butter which is full in A, C and E, which work to combat free radicals to smooth and moisturize your skin.

Don’t be intimidated by making your own skincare products at home. This creamy mango body butter is achievable in a just 4 easy steps. This one uses mango butter which is full in A, C and E, which work to combat free radicals to smooth and moisturize your skin…

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Gliss Hair Repair Comes to Canada

GLISS hair repair line

One day I'll curl my hair, the next I'll blow dry it straight and maybe next week a new color! I love doing creative things to my hair and I never intend on being mean to it, but it always seems to turn out that way. As you can imagine my hair isn't in the best condition.…

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Need a time saver? Try JERGENS® Moisturizer for wet skin

One of my biggest skin woes is dry skin. And doesn’t help that moisturizing is such a cumbersome task either. JERGENS® revolutionizes the concept of moisturizing with its Moisturizer for Wet Skin that you apply in the shower and pat dry. The result: remarkably moisturized skin that’s soft to touch without a sticky feel. I was excited to have the opportunity to try JERGENS® Moisturizer for Wet Skin and I have to say I really love it. At first, the concept…

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Beauty Review: Givenchy Teint Couture Long-Wearing Fluid Foundation

Beauty Review : Teint Couture Long-Wearing Fluid Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 20 - A long-wearing liquid foundation that creates a radiant, flawless complexion with a smooth, satiny finish

A few weeks ago, I decided to purchase a Givenchy Teint Couture Long-Wearing Fluid Foundation. It has actually been years since I’ve used a traditional liquid foundation. I discovered mineral foundation about 5 years ago and I’ve happily stuck to it since because of its ease of application and skin care benefits. But with my up coming wedding and my recent engagement photos, I was looking for something to give my skin that picture perfect flawless look. My skin is on the…

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