DAVIDsTEA Resolutions Tea – The Glow – Get Your Beauty Rest

DavidsTea The Glow Review - PC Rise and Shine Mug - DavidsTea Resolutions Beauty Rest Products: Laneige Sleep Mask, Smashbox Undereye Primer, Essence Kohl White Liner, Covergirl Clean Matte, Hard Candy Glamoflauge

To help with 2017 resolutions, DAVIDsTEA released a set of 14 tea samples in tins with a resolution on each tin.  You can pick and choose a tea each day and unwrap the tea to find the resolution.  I decided to start with a tea I haven’t tried before, Organic The Glow. DAVIDsTEA The Glow […]

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 […]

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 […]

Affordable Essence Favourites For The Face, Eyes and Lips

Essence Favourite Products From Fall 2016

Essence recently expanded the collection available in Canada including some much sought after colours and products that Europe has had for a while.  Some of these are Loblaws exclusives while others are in Shoppers Drug Mart or online so you may have to hunt around to find them all.  The majority of Essence products are […]

Watermarble Nailart – Day 20 #31DC2016

31DC2016 Day 20 - watermarble swatch

Have I told you how much I hate watermarbles.  I am completely on Simply Nailogical’s side of the debate on watermarbles.  They are some kind of witchery that I just suck at.  I have made one decent watermarble in my life, the only one that I would wear out of the house.  But Day 20 […]

Polka Dot Nails For #31DC2016

31DC2016 Polka Dots - Essence Rock My World and Mdu Silver - Swatch

It is polka dot day for the 31 day challenge and I was torn between the pretty dotticures I saw for the 2015 challenge and sticking to a true polka dot which are evenly spaced.  I ended up stamping the dots to make them fairly large and uniform in size and spacing using a silver […]

Black & White Bird Themed Nails #31DC2016

31dc2016 black and white stamped bird nails swatch

Black and white is probably my favourite of the colour themes for the #31DC2016 challenge.  I have wanted to use this bird themed plate for ages and since it always looks good in black and white manis, it seemed like the perfect time to try it out.  I went for a different look on each […]