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An Analysis of My Concealer Collection

I think we are all aware of the newest launch from Nudestix with their abysmal, nay embarrassing shade range. TWO deep shades? Are you serious. I was rooting for your Nudestix. I love your blushes and bronzers, and I loved your pencil concealer then you pull this crap after participating in pull up for change. Again, I understand that brands are corporations and their … Read More An Analysis of My Concealer Collection

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Drugstore Formulas as Good as High End Makeup

There is a well known fact on my blog lately, that I have strayed from affordable makeup that I used to love and use. I still love affordable makeup don’t get me wrong, but as someone who has been dabbling a bit more into the world of luxury and high end but drugstore is still one of my favourite parts of the beauty industry. … Read More Drugstore Formulas as Good as High End Makeup

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Ethical Consumption and Blogging

As a blogger, I have been battling with ethical consumption. I have been out of school for awhile, but under capitalism, a system that props up the rich and is reliant on individualism, really shows in the beauty industry. I have been taking a hard look at my collection and I have been trying to figure out how to balance my consumption with my … Read More Ethical Consumption and Blogging

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Mid Year Beauty Favourites

I have seen a few creators doing these mid year favourites, mostly Michele Wang and a few others in the beauty space. I wanted to put together one of my own and let you know some absolute favourites that I have found in the beauty space. Now, I want to note that some of these products are from brands that are problematic or have … Read More Mid Year Beauty Favourites

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How my Makeup Taste has Changed

When I started this blog, it was not a beauty blog or a lifestyle blog. It was a blog where I ranted, and talked about running, and talked about things I liked such as TV, but somewhere along the way it morphed into a beauty blog, featuring mostly affordable makeup with few high end products. I started this blog as a university, spending student … Read More How my Makeup Taste has Changed

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Battle of the Bronzers: Comparison and Mini reviews

Bronze is one of those items that I personally, never thought I would be using. I used to not understand what it was, how to use it, how to find one, until my gateway bronzer, the Physicians formula butter bronzer in light bronzer. I was always scared of turning myself orange and that was the perfect bronzer to start with. I actually finished that … Read More Battle of the Bronzers: Comparison and Mini reviews

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Top 5 Highlighters

I think what I am known for is my extreme passion for highlighting my cheekbones. My cheekbones are something I like to highlight. I don’t really know why because my cheekbones have no real need to be shiny, but I just enjoy that highlighter makes me feel like a million bucks. My highlighter taste has definitely changed throughout my years of doing my own … Read More Top 5 Highlighters

Physicians Formula X Weylie Palette Review

When I saw this palette on shoppersdrugmart I knew I had to get it. Physicians formula generally comes out with influencer collabs in these huge boxes, so when this was in the thin box (albeit no mirror) with the butter formula throughout I knew it was something I wanted in my collection.  The palette has two bronzers, two blushes, and to highlighters, and two … Read More Physicians Formula X Weylie Palette Review

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10 Makeup Favourites in 2019

This year was a different year for makeup for me. I got a new job where, that required a lot of commuting and traveling, which meant I was more tired and thus the time crunch in the morning became more apparent which affected how often I used product, specifically how often I take the time to do a full-blown smokey eye and diminishing the … Read More 10 Makeup Favourites in 2019

IT Cosmetics CC Cream Illumination: Review

The IT Cosmetics CC Cream is an iconic product. My mom loves it, influencers love it, but I wanted to get the illumination version. I read an article quite a while ago that a beauty editor wrote who said that when she wears this CC Cream and people always comment on how healthy and glowing her skin looks. I was sold. I promptly went … Read More IT Cosmetics CC Cream Illumination: Review

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What Happened to my Skin after One Month of High End Makeup

I said this would be up at the end of May beginning of June but here we are in July! Life got ahead of me, have no fear I still had my notes from the month of May and documented how my skin reacted in May. During the month of April, I did an entire month using drugstore makeup items. In the month of … Read More What Happened to my Skin after One Month of High End Makeup

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Project Pan Roulette: Intro

I love panning products … and in an attempt to continue a trend of consciously using products I am going to do another project pan roulette! Thanks to Rebbecca and Alexy. I chose 9 categories. I have a few goals for this project and far warning, the work dip will make an appearance in each explanation. This project will end on Oct 15. Just … Read More Project Pan Roulette: Intro

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