Category: Smashbox

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Holiday Gift Guide 2011: Best in Makeup and Nail Sets

For the budding artist or makeup junkie Smashbox Click You’re It Holiday Palette ($56).  With 15 eyeshadows, 5 cream eye liners, a lid primer and how-to guides, this is the ultimate colour palette for the creative ones. See swatches on Makeup and Beauty Blog. … Read More

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FOTD: Subtle Smoky Eyes with Steely Blues.

Whew!  I’m back with another FOTD.  I attended a friend’s wedding yesterday and this is the look I wore.  Thank goodness the hair was also cooperative.  Those are flat iron waves created by yours truly, thankyouverymuch!  I haven’t used my … Read More

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MAC Hello Kitty Inspired FOTD.

Whenever I see a look I like, I save it in the “Makeup” folder on my computer for future reference.  Back then, I wasn’t doing FOTDs for the blog, but now I feel more confident in my makeup application skills … Read More

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Valentine’s Day FOTD: Dramatic Purple.

Hello ladies!  Happy hump day.  Here’s a look I did for Valentine’s day.  When I think of Valentine’s day, soft and romantic look comes to mind.  I don’t know what this makes me (special? confused? LOL), but my look here … Read More

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Brown Eyes: FOTD (2 lip versions!).

We had a nice sunny afternoon in Toronto, and so after @soveryfabulous suggested that it might be a great day for swatching, here I am putting my face on for FOTD! Today’s FOTD consists of browns for the eyes, and … Read More

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Best of Beauty 2009

Here are my absolute favourites of 2009. I hope you find this list useful, and let me know what your favourites are, too! Skincare Best Body Scrub: Crabtree & Evelyn Naturals Cocoa Butter, Nutmeg & Cardamom Body Scrub I honestly … Read More