Here’s Looking at You…With My False Eyelashes

I am not blessed with long, fluttery eyelashes so I love, love, love the look of falsies. Unfortunately, I haven’t had the best of luck at false lashes. Truth be told, I can’t for the life of me figure out how to apply them. But always up for a challenge, I decided to give the Esqido mink lashes a chance.  They look so beautiful, and I thought, why the heck not?

Esqido lashes are made from “the softest and finest naturally shedded mink hairs.” Mink? I had no idea but I have to admit I love the look and feel of these. Check out the Esqido False Lashes  I tested out: 

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Ramblings of a Beauty Blogger: Winter Edition

How is it mid-February already? This long and never-ending Canadian winter is putting a serious crimp in my beauty blogging motivation. But I’m trying ladies. I’ve been trying to add some spice to my looks on a daily basis as a way to motivate myself, and here’s a few things that stood out to me:

  • There’s nothing like a bright lipstick to brighten my day. As soon as I have a bright lipstick on, I feel more alive. In the last month, I’ve rediscovered old favourites like MAC’s Girl about Town and Viva Glam 1 (top left picture). I’ve worn these regularly, including on outings to the grocery store with the fam. After all, why not glam it up while buying broccoli? ;-)
  • I am addicted to lipstick/lipbalm/stain crayons. From NARS Satin Lip Pencils to Clinique Chubby Sticks, to Revlon Laquer Balm Stains to Annabelle Twist-Ups, my collection of these hybrid pencils continues to expand like there’s no tomorrow. I think I might love pencils more than tubes of lipstick. I love the colours and formulation, and I love how portable and easy to use they are. Ground-breaking, I know, right? Read more

Review: Maybelline Master Hi-Light in Pink Rose

Through the years, I’ve acquired dozens of blushes. The sad thing is that I just came to the realization that I don’t apply enough. I guess that’s better than over applying, right? So, here I am, the mistress of blush acquisition yet you would never know it by looking at my face on a daily basis. D’oh! Anyway, I’ve been trying a little harder to add a little bit more glow and I think I’m making progress.

One product that has captured my blush-loving heart is the new Maybelline Master Hi-Light by Face Studio blushes.

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