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Tweezerman Eyelash Curler

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When it comes to eyelash curlers I am obsessed with my Shu Uemura curler. However I’m always up for trying something new. The ProMaster curler works best on deep set or almond eyes, the opening is wider than the ProCurl which is designed for round eyes.

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Charlotte Tilbury Magic Foundation

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I popped into the Charlotte Tilbury boutique in February when I was in London for the collections. I couldn’t wait any longer for the new foundation to launch in Canada (which it has now)¬†I needed to see what it was all about. The sales associate quickly narrowed down the colour selection for me.

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Body Shop Oils of Life Revitalising Cream

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I recently added Body Shop Revitalising Cream to my night time skin care regime. I have oily skin so I reserve creams that have more moisture for the night, but it could be used as a day cream. The combination of Black Cumin seed oil from Egypt,

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Shu Uemura Ultime8 Oil in Essence

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I’ve been addicted to Shu Uemura skincare for years now. The obsession began with cult favourite Cleansing Oil and from there I branched out into an entire skin care regime. So of course I had try the new Sublime Beauty Oil in Essence. Subtly scented with iris and musk,

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3 Concept Eyes Soak Off Clips

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I love gel nail polish but I dread taking it off. I just discovered this popular Korean cosmetic brand 3 Concept Eyes, and it seems like these soak off clips are going to be the solution to my gel polish issues.

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Kiss InstaWave Automatic Curler

 

As someone who is not that adept at hair styling the Kiss InstaWave has been a welcome addition to my styling tools. I admit at first I was slightly intimidated but the curl dial that catches the hair, but I quickly found that this feature is what makes it so fast to curl your whole head.

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Suva Beauty Eyeshadow Palette

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My latest obsession is the Suva Beauty¬†eyeshadow palette by Vancouver makeup artist and friend Shaina Azad. There’s a lot to like about this super-sized, 30 shade eye shadow paint box. 15 mattes and 15 shimmers which are in two separate removable palettes, of highly pigmented colour (including Shaina’s Pantone 2015 colour prediction Marsala) give you endless options for creating looks that go way beyond eye makeup.

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Aveeno Fresh Essentials

During the winter months skincare is imperative. Currently I’ve been using the Aveeno Fresh Essentials line. All of the products contain southernwood extract, as well as vitamins A, C and E, which together replenish and retain moisture. My skin feels super smooth after using the exfoliator even though the particles of natural luffa and coconut pulp are very gentle.

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Maybelline Brow Drama

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This was a go-to product for me backstage recently at Toronto fashion week. The tinted gel comes in 3 shades, and is just enough to create a fuller looking eyebrow. The uniquely shaped brush delivers enough gel to keep the brow hair in place without looking heavy or too stiff.

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Maybelline Color Tattoo Leather & Master Kajal

I was already hooked on Color Tattoo after seasons of working with it backstage at Toronto Fashion week. The new Leather version is just as good as the original but with a matte texture. I have oily eyelids so shadow creases on me quite easily,

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