Travel Essentials: Roadtrip Beauty & Makeup Sans Brushes

A couple of months ago (yes, that’s how behind I am on posts…), my family and I did a 10 day roadtrip through the Rocky Mountains. Crammed in a car with 5 people and with barely any space for suitcases and such, and a different hotel room every night, I ended up living out […]

Chanel Natural Poudre Universelle Finish Pressed Powder in Préface (160) – Review

In addition to the Rouge Allure lipstick in Mélodieuse, I also purchased the Poudre Universelle Natural Finish Pressed Powder in Préface (160) from Chanel’s spring 2014 Notes de Printemps Collection.

Préface (160) comes in the usual black Chanel compact with the Chanel logo embossed on it. The packaging isn’t bulky at all, which I appreciate as a […]

Guerlain Météorites Compact Illuminating and Mattyfying Pressed Powder in Teint Doré (03) – Review & Swatches

I was recently contacted by Izzy’s Perfume & Beauty Shoppe* and I was surprised that I hadn’t heard of the site before. Izzy’s Perfume & Beauty Shoppe is an online retailer that specializes in discontinued, limited edition and hard-to-find beauty products, particularly those that were released exclusively in Europe and Asia, by luxury brands. […]

By |July 19th, 2013|Guerlain, Pressed Powder, Setting/Finishing Powder|0 Comments

Summer Essentials: Cottage Edition

As much as I love technology and the city life, getting away from it all is usually the best part of summer for me. So to the cottage I went over the Canada Day long weekend and despite wanting to commune with nature, I couldn’t bear the thought of being completely barefaced (get it? […]