Maybe it's the fact that Marcelle is a Canadian brand or it could be that it's seen as your ordinary drugstore find, but I hadn't heard much about the latest lipsticks and lip liners and we absolutely NEED to discuss them.
I love red hair! It looks good on any skin tone, and there are SO many variations you could try to find the perfect shade for you. However, with stubborn dark hair like mine, it’s almost impossible to get the desired bright red that I want without bleaching it, so I simply keep a reddish tint in it; it looks lovely under the sun or bright light, and I really like the warmth it brings to my face.
I came across Pixi Beauty a few years ago when Target came to Canada. Sadly, when that chain failed miserably here and shut down all its stores, it meant that all good beauty brands I had discovered left along with it.
Now, Pixi Beauty is available at select Shoppers Drug Marts across Canada and I was so excited to give this line another chance! I was fortunate to receive a whole range of goodies from the brand and I'm sharing my five must-haves with you.
As my hair journey continues, I’ve been researching a lot about what products to use, techniques to avoid and habits to break. Having coloured hair can be damaging enough all on its own, and while I won’t be stopping that anytime soon, why not try to make my locks healthier in other ways?
Here are 6 tips that I’ve been implementing lately, and have noticed a difference:
When I first began yoga practice (seven years ago), I was stiff, barely flexible and didn't have a clue as to what I was doing. As much as I wanted to roll up my mat and escape the class quietly, I took the polite route and stuck until the end. On my way home, I had a new sensation in my body that I didn't know existed... I was actually feeling relaxed. I didn't ever want to lose that feeling; I started doing yoga daily, sometimes twice a day, and kept the momentum for a year.
Somewhere between growing up and building my career, I forgot to keep up with my practice. It wasn't until recently this year that I was given the opportunity to start again with Yoga Tree Studios and I could NOT pass it up!
What started as a simple experiment in the farm turned into an all-natural skincare line by sisters Julia and Rebecca Sinclair-Smith. I was recently introduced to Smith Farms and here is what I've been testing so far as part of the winter survival kit!
I have an addiction. Despite the photo above, it's not an addiction to food. I'm addicted to TV shows on Netflix. As soon as I hear about a show that a friend has been enjoying, I absolutely have to add it to my list.
Get your coffee or tea ready because this is *quite* the list!
I often get asked what my favourite lipstick is, or which foundation I use the most. While I'm constantly trying new things and exploring different ways of applying makeup, there are staple products that I gravitate towards on a regular basis. Once I start to like an item, I wear it quite often! This is a list of my favourite beauty products of 2016; it consists of makeup that I tried and fell in love with this past year, others include items that have carried over from previous years.