ARTDECO 2017 Beauty Advent Calendar For Canada

ArtDeco 2017 beauty Advent Calendar Canada

Another early release, the 2017 ARTDECO Advent Calendar for Canada is already available from Beauty Boutique.  The ArtDeco Advent Calendar is exclusive to Shoppers Drug Mart / Beauty Boutique in Canada and available while supplies last.  If you are not familiar with ArtDeco, they are a German beauty brand that finally made their way into Canada last year.  Known for affordable quality products, they are very successful in Europe so great to see their Advent Calendar in Canada. ARTDECO Advent[Read more]

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]