Tag: beauty

Be Award Season Ready with Conair Canada! #Review #Giveaway ~ Canada 03/10

| February 16, 2017 | 98 Comments
Be Award Season Ready with Conair Canada! #Review #Giveaway ~ Canada 03/10

  Be Award Season Ready with Conair Canada!   It’s that time of year! Lights are being put up and the red carpets are being rolled out for awards season! Whether you are attending one of these events or are getting the gang together to host a party to watch one, looking your best is […]

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Sparkle & Shine with Amopé Canada! #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/30

| December 7, 2016 | 105 Comments
Sparkle & Shine with Amopé Canada! #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/30

Shopping. Baking. Wrapping. Crafting. These are just a few of the things we do to get ready for the holidays in our family. Along with the everyday tasks our hands perform, this list of things has already lead to my nails becoming dull-looking with a few chips here and there. Amopé Canada wants nails looking […]

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Love My Wavy Hair Thanks to Curl Keeper Hair Care Products!

| August 18, 2016 | 4 Comments
Love My Wavy Hair Thanks to Curl Keeper Hair Care Products!

      Love My Wavy Hair Thanks to Curl Keeper Hair Care Products! I am excited to have the opportunity to try out Curl Keeper hair care products available at Trade Secrets. My hair is wavy, frizzy, and difficult to manage. I end up using a blow dryer and a hair straightner to take out the unruly […]

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essie “Behind The Hues” Giveaway! CAN 08/08

| July 11, 2016 | 106 Comments
essie “Behind The Hues” Giveaway! CAN 08/08

    essie “Behind The Hues” essie is introducing a new Summer collection that you will be able to discover through an exciting new web platform called “behind the hues” where you can learn everything about the collection! essie’s global colour designer Rebecca Minkoff’s came up with her favourite shades for the all-new summer collection.  “#behindthehues” is giving […]

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Show Mom Some Love with Amopé! #MommyMoment #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 06/06

| May 5, 2016 | 163 Comments
Show Mom Some Love with Amopé! #MommyMoment #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 06/06

Mother’s Day is just days away! It’s the day marked on our calendars to celebrate that person in our lives who does the little things that make us feel special. Still stuck on what you can give Mom this year to show some love? I was happy to be asked by Ampoé Canada to try […]

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Get Pampered with The Body Shop Spa of the World! Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 01/04

| December 10, 2015 | 136 Comments
Get Pampered with The Body Shop Spa of the World! Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~  CAN 01/04

This time of year is stressful for a lot of people. Besides the usual day-to-day operations my family goes through, there is the added stresses of work and running around to get ready for the holidays. From time to time, I need a break away from everything for a few moments. I was really happy […]

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A Box Full of Surprises with The Body Shop Canada! Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/31

| December 9, 2015 | 211 Comments
A Box Full of Surprises with The Body Shop Canada! Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/31

I love surprises which is why I also love giving gifts at this time of the year. It’s even better if the gift will help to make them feel special. The Body Shop is making shopping fun and easy this holiday season by offering so many different gift sets that are sure to please everyone […]

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Heal Hands and Nails with Brioche Baby™! – Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN/US 12/12

| November 5, 2015 | 39 Comments
Heal Hands and Nails with Brioche Baby™! – Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN/US 12/12

The chill in the air that fall brings wreaks havoc on my hands. The drip in temperature and the dryness in the air whips the moisture right out of my already dry skin, making them crack and sting. I go through a lot of lotion to keep my hands and cuticles from getting dry and […]

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Start a New Self-Care Routine with Garnier – Review and Giveaway ~ CAN 11/16

| October 15, 2015 | 102 Comments
Start a New Self-Care Routine with Garnier – Review and Giveaway ~ CAN 11/16

My eldest daughter has just started high school and is getting use to all of the new changes she has to her routine: New school, new classes, and new friends. Being a teenager, she has started looking into changing her personal care regime in the mornings, much to the joy of the other members of […]

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Fun Nails with #TrindNailTips – Review, Special Offer, and Giveaway ~ CAN/US 10/12

| September 9, 2015 | 81 Comments
Fun Nails with #TrindNailTips – Review, Special Offer, and Giveaway ~ CAN/US 10/12

Manis and pedis are so much fun to do on your own. It’s also great to show off your masterpieces whenever you go out, no matter the occasion. It is also important to look after the health of our nails so that they do not chip or split from the sides. For me, growing my […]

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Style Nails in Minutes with Jamberry Nails Nail Wraps – Review and Giveaway ~ CAN 08/24

| July 23, 2015 | 71 Comments
Style Nails in Minutes with Jamberry Nails Nail Wraps – Review and Giveaway ~ CAN 08/24

 Manicures are always fun to get, but being a mom to 3 kids, two of them toddlers, doesn’t give my hands a fighting chance of looking good a few days after having my nails done. I am also rough on my hands, so manis don’t stand a fighting chance very long on my nails. When […]

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Get Lash Help with #RapidLash Eyelash and Eyebrow Enhancing Serum and Giveaway ~ CAN 06/20

| June 12, 2015 | 29 Comments
Get Lash Help with #RapidLash Eyelash and Eyebrow Enhancing Serum and Giveaway ~ CAN 06/20

Since I could remember, I have had short, thin lashes. I am usually on the look-out for great products that will enhance the look of my lashes to look long and luscious. Wearing mascara is fun, but it can irritate my eyes sometimes, and I have to use eye makeup remover to clean this lash […]

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Piggy Paint Review

Piggy Paint Review

Piggy Paint Review *A Kid-Friendly Nail Polish Alternative* Being a little girl and applying nail polish go together like Barbie and Ken. It’s a benchmark ladies start as kids and continue into adulthood without a blink. Who wants to deny any princess pretty fingertips but considering all of the toxic ingredients contained in nail polish, […]

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Glam Up Your Lashes with Younique Moonstruck 3D Fiber Lashes and Giveaway! #MothersDayGift CAN 05/04

| April 13, 2015 | 62 Comments
Glam Up Your Lashes with Younique Moonstruck 3D Fiber Lashes and Giveaway! #MothersDayGift CAN 05/04

I love getting glammed up. When I put my look together, one of the things I want are full, glamourous-looking lashes. I have tried many different types of mascara to achieve this look with varying results from clumping to no real change to irritated eyes. That is why I was excited to test Younique Products […]

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Clean Sensitive Skin with Garnier Clean+ Makeup Removing Cleansing Lotion #CleanSensitive

| March 5, 2015 | 16 Comments
Clean Sensitive Skin with Garnier Clean+ Makeup Removing Cleansing Lotion #CleanSensitive

The best way to describe my skin is picky. Since I want to take the best care of my skin I can, I am always on the look-out for the best products that will not dry out or make my skin react negatively to the products I use on it, especially my face. From time […]

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Girl Body Image: You are Beautiful

| January 21, 2015 | 15 Comments
Girl Body Image: You are Beautiful

Girls have lots of pressure from the media and fashion magazines to look flawless, blemish-free and very thin, like their favourite celebrities or models. What they don’t realize is that some digital enhancements are done to the photos to make women look “perfect”, therefore it is pretty much unrealistic to attain this ideal body. It is essential that […]

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Softlips Organic Lip Balm Review

| October 24, 2013 | 2 Comments
Softlips Organic Lip Balm Review

I am a newby when it comes to writing product reviews but when I think of conversations with my girlfriends about stuff I love, they almost need to tazer me quiet. Almost. Insert dorky animated grin. But what if I don’t like the product? Luckily that is not the case with the Softlips organic lip […]

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Softlips Watermelon Lip Moisturizer Review and Prize Pack Giveaway ~ CAN 10/31

| October 10, 2013 | 87 Comments
Softlips Watermelon Lip Moisturizer Review and Prize Pack Giveaway ~ CAN 10/31

I am a self-professed lipstick addict. At any given time, my purse has four or more lipsticks ranging from shocking pinks to demure nudes, deep plums to classic reds and everything in between. Although I always purchase moisturizing products, my lipsticks often dry out my lips. No lipstick looks pretty on chapped lips, regardless of […]

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All Your Beauty Essentials for Under $100

| February 28, 2013 | 2 Comments
All Your Beauty Essentials for Under $100

Heading to a sunny destination? Each year, thousands of Canadian families pack their bags and head somewhere warmer to escape the last weeks of winter. With March break just around the corner, here are my make-up recommendations to enhance your natural beauty. These products are available at any drugstore or Walmart and do not come […]

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