Quo by Orly Perfectly Painted 2016 Holiday Set

Quo by Orly Perfectly Painted Nail Polish Collection - Shoppers Drug Mart 2016 Christmas Sets Banner

You have probably noticed these sets in Shoppers Drug Mart.  With their pretty red and gold bucket containers, the Quo by Orly Perfectly Painted sets are hard to miss.  For $35 you get 12 mini Quo by Orly nail polishes in various colours to take you through the holiday season.  The bucket is great for storing makeup brushes or cotton balls etc once you are done too.  I will have manis featuring some of these polishes over the coming weeks[Read more]

Quo by Orly – The Best of the Best Collection Swatches

Quo by Orly The Best of the Best Collection Nail Polishes Christmas 2016 at Shoppers Drug Mart

One of the things I love about the holiday season is all of the beauty sets that you can buy.  I remember as a teenager, buying a beauty gift set was see as a lazy gift.  Now it is all I want apart from a crazy amount of the DAVIDsTEA holiday stuff!  Makes it easier for people to shop for me too I guess.  Shoppers Drug Mart or some online shopping and they are done. Ahead of the season, I[Read more]

Essence Eyeshadow Base Comparison With The Velvets Swatches

Essence Eyeshadow Base Comparison With The Velvets Eyeshadows Swatches

Essence recently released a new paler version named I Heart Colour Intensifying eyeshadow base and I tried it out to see if it lives up to the original I Heart Stage base without the orange colour.  Since I have some of the new shades of The Velvets range, I thought I would swatch them for you to compare the two Essence eyeshadow bases. Essence’s I Heart Stage eyeshadow base has been a makeup bag staple for me for as long as[Read more]

Essence Jeans On! & So What?

Essence The Gel Jeans On and So What Polishes Review & Swatches

I recently picked up two of the new polishes available at Shoppers Drug Mart from Essences The Gel line.  While some of the new colours are online or Loblaws exclusives, there are six new shades available at Shoppers.  My local store only got four and I picked up Jeans On! and So What?  The selection of new polishes also contained several pinks, Let’s Be Awesome Tonight, Dreaming of Love and Feels Like Birthday (from palest to darkest) and Dream On which[Read more]

Quo Clean Sweep Eyeshadow Palette

Quo Fall Collection Clean Sweep Eyeshadow Palette - Neutrals, Greys, Blues - $18 at Shoppers Drug Mart

Yesterday, I reviewed part of the fall collection from Quo Cosmetics, available exclusively at Shoppers Drug Mart, but the Clean Sweep eyeshadow palette deserves its own post.  The collection included three new eyeshadow palettes, Clean Sweep which I tried has a mix of neutrals, greys and blues. The other two are Plum Perfect and Neutral Ground and all three are priced at just $18 each (plus bonus Optimum points if you buy them this week). The Clean Sweep palette doesn’t[Read more]