Beauty

Make-Up

HERE'S HOW TO *ACTUALLY* SHOP FOR MAKE-UP

Shopping for make-up is one of those things that sounds fun but can actually be super stressful. All those different lipstick shades! So many skin tones! A gazillion eyeliner...

HOW TO OVERCOME YOUR 5 BIGGEST RED CARPET FEARS

As I've been to a fair share of intimidatingly glamorous events, you'd think I wouldn't still have a serious case of Red Carpet stress prior to the event. But the truth is that I...

HOW TO TRANSITION YOUR BEAUTY ROUTINE FROM WINTER TO SPRING

Whenever the seasons change my skin gets a bit fussy. Especially when Winter has been involved, I'm forced to adjust my beauty routine. Among other things, the softer...

WEEKLY ROUND-UP: DENIM SHOES, KNIT DRESSES & SPRING NAILS

This past week turned out so wonderful, including a very happy reunion with the boyfriend, Easter brunch prep, and getting ready for an exciting trip next week. Added to my blissful... 

HOW TO DO A NUDE BEAUTY LOOK ON FAIR SKIN

Since I have a pretty fair skin tone, I used to focus on bright make-up routines, so it wasn't until recently that I decided to step out of my comfort zone and try out a nude beauty look...

THE ONLY 3 LIPSTICK COLOURS YOU'LL EVER NEED

I'm a huge lipstick fan! But as much as I love to have options, I have to say that the amount of lipstick shades out there can be downright overwhelming. So in an effort to simplify things,

THE BEAUTY LESSONS THAT CHANGED MY LIFE

I've had my fair share of beauty challenges over the years, but one of the main perks of getting older is really mastering your skincare and make-up routine, right? So here goes: the most im

HOW TO FAKE THE PREGNANCY GLOW

I've always been kind of curious about the myth of the pregnancy glow. Five months into my pregnancy, this healthy looking glow has not exactly been revealing itself to me, but here's the si

WHAT YOU'RE DOING WRONG WHEN YOU APPLY FOUNDATION

Applying foundation: one of life's great joys! No seriously, given all the things that can go wrong, it's a miracle we're even considering putting it on our faces on a regular basis... Or no

HERE'S HOW YOU WILL SURVIVE WINTER

Is it me or did it start feeling like Winter way before we were ready?? Getting through this season of sub-zero temperatures, general darkness and an inherent focus on couples (we get that y

HOW TO STAY SANE DURING THE HOLIDAYS

As much as we all acknowledge that the Holidays are the only thing that gets us through December ('cause cake! glitter! x-mas deco! family time!), the whole period can be a little intimidati

TO LOVE AND PROTECT

Something I try to do every year (but never succeed in) is to start shopping for X-mas presents before the streets get filled with crazy crowds of angry last-minute shoppers.

MY FALL TO-DO LIST

As someone who's perpetually cold and has been battling the most stubborn virus over the past couple of weeks, it's safe to say that Fall hasn't been treating me kind so far.

MY DAILY MAKE-UP ROUTINE

Let's be honest: applying make-up is the most gratifying in the morning, when it helps you to (kind of) disguise the dark circles that come with never ever getting those recommended 8 hours

BACKSTAGE BEAUTY: THE NO MAKE-UP LOOK

Ever since Alicia Keys announced that she won't be wearing make-up anymore, the no make-up look seems to be everywhere.

HEAD IN THE CLOUDS

The NYC skyline is considered as one of the most inspiring in the world - and with good reason.

ILLUMINATED

Finding the perfect make-up routine on vacation can be challenging. You don't want to spend hours in the bathroom when you could be exploring a new part of the world, but you still want to l

LIP CRUSH

Much like finding the perfect mascara, being on the hunt for the best everyday pink lip colour is not an easy task - despite the fact that there are like a gazillion options out there.