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Tip of the day: Moisturized Skin

Get silky smooth skin that never looks dry by adding a few drops of oil into your body lotion. I love the Ultra Glow Body Moisturizing Oil. It’s very inexpensive, and gives your lotion the extra boost to not only hydrate but leaves skin with a sexy sheen.

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Illamasqua Rich Liquid Foundation

This isn’t a new product but it is new to me since you can’t buy Illamasqua in Canada. I just purchased it in the States at Sephora. The coverage is exactly what I was looking for, opaque and matte. This foundation covers imperfections amazingly well without looking heavy.

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6 Tips For Applying Bronzer

There’s nothing like a flawless golden complexion. Bronzer in all it’s forms whether powder, liquid, or gel can deepen, and warm up any skin tone. Here are 6 Tips to get sun-kissed skin:

1. Use a medium size dome shape brush to apply bronzing powder to the face.

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Maybelline Fit Me Foundation

It has been my experience that one thing you don’t cheap out on is foundation. I saw an ad for Maybelline’s new foundation, and as I ran through the drugstore the other day I noticed the displayer had real testers on it so you could try out the product.

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BeautiControl Tight, Firm & Fill Face Creme

It seems like everywhere I go women are talking about cosmetic surgery, botox, and anti-aging products. Everybody wants to stay looking young or look younger — myself included. Beauticontrol’s Regeneration line of products, is an amazing less invasive alternative to youthful looking skin. Tight, Firm and Fill face creme works to stimulate the epidermis and tighten the skin.

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Bioderma Sébium Pore Refiner

Just added this product to my make up kit. As I’m already a fan of Crealine by the same brand, I thought I’d try this too. Basically it shrinks your pore size, and improves the skin’s texture. You can apply it up to twice a day before moisturizer,

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The Anti-tan


Gone are the days when Summer skin automatically meant tan skin. Obviously we did see bronzed skin on the runway but the anti-tan trend was prevalent as well. This trend seen at the shows above, is about embracing your natural skin tone not necessarily looking lighter. Achieve the look by using products to highlight the skin that have a cool undertone.

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Tip of the Day: Bronzer

For a perfect sun kissed look use a large powder brush and apply bronzer on all the high points of the face. The forehead, cheeks, nose, and chin.

Image from vmagazine.com

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Tip of the Day:Hydrated Skin

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Who doesn’t need more moisture on their skin right now? For maximum hydration spritz your face with a water based mist, like Stella McCartney Toning Floral Water and then apply your moisturizer. Moisturizer penetrates better on damp skin for a more smooth, supple complexion.

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Fashion Photographer: Chris Nicholls

Fashion Photographer: Chris Nicholls

Chris Nicholls is a fantastic fashion photographer that works out of Toronto and New York. No doubt you have seen his photos in Elle, Flare, and Fashion. He was also a featured photographer on an episode of this past season’s Canada’s Next Top Model.

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