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Sally Hansen Salon Effects Nail Polish Strip Review

Happy Civic Holiday Weekend!  Summer is officially half way over and we are a little more than half way through the Olympics!  Time seems to be whizzing by.  I finally had the chance this weekend to try my Sally Hansen … Continue reading

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Sally Hansen Salon Effects Real Nail Polish Strips

I think seeing all those advertisements everywhere finally did it.  I picked up a pack of Sally Hansen Salon Effects Real Nail Polish Strips, on sale from the local pharmacy the other day for $6.99.  I’m pretty excited for them … Continue reading

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The Face Shop Face it Power Perfection BB Cream Review

Face It is the BB cream line from the Face Shop.  The Face Shop actually carries a good range of BB creams suitable for a variety of different skin types and complexions.  I was looking for something with good coverage, … Continue reading

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Dr. Jart Black Label BB Cream Review

One of my new favourite BB creams is currently Dr. Jart’s Black Label Detox Healing BB Cream.  As per Dr. Jart’s website, makes your skin look natural, smooth and perfect!  It gets pretty close to be honest.  The Black Label … Continue reading

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MAC Warehouse Sale 2012

My friend was sweet enough to invite me to MAC’s 2012 Summer Warehouse Sale, on the Markham Fairgrounds.  It was my first time to a MAC Warehouse Sale, so I was pretty excited!  My only problem is that I have … Continue reading

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Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment Review

Unlucky for me, my lips have varying degrees of dryness year round.  I suspect it’s a combination of eczema and drooling at night while asleep.  No matter how often I apply lip balm or even medical creams, they remain dry, … Continue reading

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Around the world and back

I just came back from a 3 week trip in Asia, and after a week of recuperation, I’m back!  A sneak peak of my souvenirs:

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Missha M Signature Real Complete BB Cream Review

Missha is amongst the top three BB cream brands in Korea, so when I came across it at the Korean cosmetics store a few weeks ago, I couldn’t pass it up and just had to buy it.  On Missha’s US site, it … Continue reading

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What is BB Cream?

My new skincare/makeup addiction is to BB cream (short for blemish balm).  I admit that I’m a little slow to the trend as it has been popular in Asia since 2005.  BB cream was initially used by dermatologists to help … Continue reading

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