November 21, 2017

Zorah BBB Cream

Zorah BBB Cream - 40ml - $38 - in 4 shades: Peach, Rose, Golden and Caramel - with a light, non-greasy formula great for all skin types  with 7 benefits to hydrate, illuminate, unify, mattify, correct, smooth and protect the skin.

It has a 98% natural formula that regulates the skin and deeply moisturizes including an argan oil base, a powerful antioxidant that reduces redness and slows down the aging process and Light Capture self-adapting pure mineral pigments that revitalize the skin, leaving a natural, healthy glow. Skin texture improves thanks to suberin, a molecule extracted from cork which tightens pores, redesigns features and smooths out lines leaving behind a pleasant, refreshing feel.
It can be used alone for a natural look or as an illuminating primer underneath foundation if you need more coverage - either way, your skin will glow!

Available at select natural food stores across Canada and online at zorahbiocosmetiques.com.

- Lisamarie -

Great Gifting - Hard Candy Glossing All The Way Fierce Effects Lipstick Collection

Hard Candy Glossing All The Way Fierce Effects Lipstick Collection - $9.97 - includes a combination of 20 mini lipsticks featuring fierce and trendy shades in an array of intense mattes, luxurious cremes and shiny metallic finishes.

There is pretty much every colour in the set that you ever/never knew you wanted and they are so compact you can keep one in every purse and pocket so you never have to be without a lipstick anywhere again!

Available now for a limited time exclusively at Walmart stores across Canada.

- Lisamarie -

November 20, 2017

Beautycounter Countermatch Adaptive Moisture Lotion

Beautycounter Countermatch Adaptive Moisture Lotion - 50ml - $58 - a lightweight lotion that naturally adapts to skin’s hydration needs, without using silicones or synthetic polymers, resulting in smoother skin and radiant glow as it adjusts hydration and oxygenation levels throughout the day.  

Through Bio-Mimic Technology, the lotion harnesses the unique molecular properties of plants to exactly match the structure of skin, keeping it within the optimal hydration zone for up to 24 hours.

This moisturizer is great for any skin type but my combination skin is especially appreciating it as it adds more moisture to the dry areas, less to the oily areas, which keep my whole face very balanced!

Available online and through independent consultants - check out www.beautycounter.com for more info.

- Lisamarie -

Mascara Monday - Annabelle Skinny Mascara

Annabelle Skinny Mascara - $9.95 - lengthens, extends and separates lashes with ease.
With a teeny-tiny, high-precision brush that grabs and captures even the shortest lashes

and a lengthening formula enriched with carnauba extract to soften lashes and prevent flaking.
Suitable for sensitive eyes and contact lens wearers and if they don't add enough volume for your taste it also makes a great primer under your regular mascara and is the perfect size for getting those pesky bottom lashes!

Available now at drugstores across Canada and online at annabelle.com.
- Lisamarie -

November 18, 2017

Stila Holiday 2017 Color Voyage Collection

Travel in a world of colour with the Stila Holiday 2017 Color Voyage Collection - with perfect travel ready sizes and vintage travel-trunk design packaging, these sets of minis come in a variety of colours and finishes and are ready to travel with you wherever you go!
Warm & Fuzzy Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick Set - $26 - with 2 travel sizes of matte shades Caramello and Beso along with a sneak peek of the new Shimmer Liquid Lipstick launching in the spring - Splendore Shimmer.
Play It Cool Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick Set - $26 - with 3 travel sizes of neutral pinks and berry shades: Baci, Patina and Bacca
Sheer Delight Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick Set - $26 - includes travel sizes of their #1 selling nude - Patina, red - Fiery and a sneak peek of one of spring's Sheer Liquid Lipstick in Sheer Morello.
Star-Studded Eight Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick Set - $59 - includes a mix of 6 travel sizes of iconic matte shades: Perla, Patina, Aria, Chianti, Rubino, Sogno and and 2 of the new shimmer shades coming in the spring: Patina Shimmer and Beso Shimmer.
Written In The Stars Glitter & Glow Liquid Eye Shadow Set - $33 - with 3 sparkling travel sizes of Diamond Dust, Kitten Karma and Smoky Storm.
Eye For Elegance Liquid Eye Shadow Set - $59 - includes 3 deluxe Glitter & Glow Liquid Eye Shadows in Peachy Sheen, Smoldering Satin and Next to Notte and 3 deluxe Shimmer & Glow Liquid Eye Shadows in Kitten, Grace and Twig which are a great sneak peek from the Spring collection!

Available exclusively at sephora.ca.
Big Shots Stay All Day Waterproof Liquid Eye Liner & Huge Extreme Lash Mascara - $33 - full sizes of both products for a perfect lined and defined look.

Available now at Shoppers Drug Mart, Murale, sephora.ca and beautyboutique.ca.

- Lisamarie -

November 17, 2017

Goldwell Dualsenses Just Smooth Collection

Dealing with unruly and frizzy hair thanks to cold weather or just life in general? Then you need to find yourself some:

Goldwell Dualsenses Just Smooth -  provides manageability and frizz control with an outstanding soft hair feel and brilliant shine - with a whole range of products including a few of my favourites:

Just Smooth Taming Shampoo - 300ml - $18.95 - as gentle as water, it instantly creates manageability and frizz control and contains a unique FadeStopFormula to minimize colour fading with every use.

Just Smooth Taming Conditioner - 300ml - $18.95 - instantly detangles and nourishes for smooth and touchably soft hair.

And the newest addition to the line:

Just Smooth Smoothing Blow Dry Spray - 200ml - $18.95 - speeds up drying time and improves manageability for smooth responsive styling while shaping the hair and giving it light hold.

Also available in the line is Just Smooth 60Sec Treatment - instantly regenerates hair and Just Smooth Taming Oil - for control and brilliant shine

Available now wherever Goldwell products are sold - check out www.goldwell-northamerica.com to find a salon near you.

- Lisamarie -

Fragrant Friday - L'Occitane Terre de Lumiere Gold Edition

Just in time for the holidays is a perfect for gifting, special edition of my favourite L'Occitane fragrance:


L'Occitane Terre de Lumiere Gold Edition - 50ml EDP - $89 - a gourmand aromatic fragrance with zesty and aromatic top notes of bergamot, ambrette seed and pink pepper; a delicate heart of lavender and honey from the South of France; and base notes of white musk, acacia flower, tonka bean and almond.

It has a warm, sweet scent that I love and the gold colouring and flecks in the cap are just so festive!

And if you are lucky enough to score the gift set that includes the fragrance, 50ml Gentle Shower Gel, 50ml Body Lotion, 75g Perfumed Soap - it's the same price as the fragrance alone so worth the hunt!

Available now while they last at L'Occitane boutiques across Canada and online at loccitane.ca.

- Lisamarie -

November 16, 2017

Avène High Protection Mineral Lotion Sunscreen

Even if you aren't planning a winter getaway to a sunny destination and are sticking around for what seems like endlessly grey skies you still need to wear your sunscreen on whatever exposed skin you have - you may not see them but those harmful UV rays are sneaking through the clouds causing havoc with your skin so protect yourself with something that also feels good on:

Avène High Protection 50+ Ultra-Light Mineral Lotion - 50ml - $28- great for the face, it layers invisibly under makeup.

Avène High Protection SPF 50+ Light Mineral Lotion - 125ml - $35 - perfect for body - or face if you like a slightly thicker texture then the ultra-light formula.

Both feature a formula free of chemical filters, fragrance, paraben and oil - with an extremely lightweight texture that goes on sheer with no white marks, is water resistant for up to 80 minutes and offers long lasting hydration as well as providing broad spectrum UVA/UVB SPF 50+ protection from titanium dioxide and zinc oxide, powerful anti-oxidant protection from pre-tocopheryl, a photostable form of vitamin E and contains Avène Thermal Spring Water - to soothe and soften the skin.

Available now at drugstores across Canada.

- Lisamarie -