March 1, 2012

New and Notable at Shoppers Drug Mart - Yves Saint Laurent, Halle Berry, Faith Hill, Tim McGraw, Clarins, Marcelle, Rimmel, Korres, Physician's Formula, Sally Hansen and Garnier!

Yves Saint Laurent L'Homme Libre - 100ml EDT - $89, 60ml EDT - $69 - with a top note of Calabrian bergamot, heart notes of violet leaves, basil, star anis, nutmeg and pink peppers, and base notes of patchouli, vetiver, resin and warm leather. Is it wrong to say who cares what it smells like as long as I can keep looking at Benjamin Millepied...?
Halle Berry Reveal The Passion - 30ml EDP - $35 - a floral-fruity fragrance with top notes of Italian bergamot, freesia and apple, heart notes of white champak and mangostine, and base notes of okume wood, patchouli and musk.This turned a little more floral on me than fruity - it's light and very pretty and dried down to be a kind of floral musk.
Soul2Soul for her - Faith Hill - 30ml EDT - $35 - with top notes of peach and grapefruit, heart notes of immortelle, rose and lotus, and a base of cucumber and sandalwood.
Soul2Soul for him - Tim McGraw - 30ml EDT - $27 with top notes of bergamot, white pepper and blackberry brandy, heart notes of immortelle, saffron and oak wood, and base notes of robust woody accords, coriander and musk.
Clarins Ever Matte Foundation - 30ml - $38 - in 6 shades: 103 Ivory, 105 Nude, 107 Beige, 109 Wheat, 110 Honey and 112 Amber - with a SPF 15 and an oil-free formula which is fluid and light - to matify the complexion and absorbs shine and moisture according to skin's needs.

Clarins Ever Matte Shine Control Mineral Powder Compact - $32 - in 3 shades: 00 Transparent Opal, 02 Transparent Medium and 03 Transparent Dark - with a mineral powder formula which combines the vegetal benefits and pureness of mineral pigments for a matifying and pore refining action. Also contains a light-optimizing complex which captures, diffuses and instantly boosts the light which creates a halo effect to optically minimize the appearance of fine lines and small imperfections.
Marcelle Gene Youth - visibly targets all signs of aging to help the skin regain a youthful look and feel - skin will instantly feel hydrated and smoother and over time skin is more radiant and even with improved elasticity, lines and wrinkles appear reduced and skin's youthful appearance returns. Available in the line is: Day Cream - 50ml - $38.95, Night Cream - 50ml - $38.95and Eye Cream - 15ml - $38.95
Rimmel Clean Finish Foundation - 30ml - $7.99 - offers a 100% poreless look and a natural even complexion with Vitamins A & E. In 8 shades: 120 Ivory, 120 True Ivory, 240 Soft Beige, 250 Classic Beige, 320 True Nude, 330 Sand, 340 Nude, 440 Natural Beige
Korres Yoghurt Soothing Gel Instant Skin Calming - 30ml - $49.50
Korres Yoghurt After Sun Cooling Gel - 150ml - $31 - both soothe and cool irritated skin.
Physician's Formula Youthful Wear - delivers anti-aging benefits to leave skin looking instantly flawless while simultaneously treating the visible signs of aging helping to restore firmness and elasticity and improving skin's appearance over time. Available is: Concealer - $13.99 - a 3-in-1 product containing a stick (for coverage) and cream (to colour correct) concealer as well as a blending tool - all together in one handy package - in 2 shades: Light + Yellow or Light + Light; Foundation - $19.99 - a lightweight formula that delivers flawless coverage with a smooth velvet finish that lasts all day. Comes with a Perfecting Foundation Brushy that helps deliver a professional makeup finish - in 2 shades: Light or Medium, Powder - $21.99 - with a light finish that instantly evens out skin tone and refines skin's surface for a smooth skin texture with a flawless, radiant and youthful finish. Available in 2 translucent finishes: mattifying or translucent.
Sally Hansen Gem Crush - $8.99 - in 8 shades: 1 Showgirl Chic - silver/blue, 2 Cha-Ching! - red, 3 Big Money - gold, 4 Bling-Tastic - blue, 5 Be-Jeweled - purple, 6 Razzle Dazzler - rose, 7 Lady Luck - pink, 8 Glitz Gal - black
Garnier Fructis Curls Collection - $5.49 - Curl Shaping Gel Spray - for defining curls with a strong hold; Curl Construct Mousse - for hydrated, shiny and light curls with extra-strong hold; Curl Sculpting Gel-Creme - for bouncy curls and frizz control with extra-strong hold; Curl Calm Down Anti-Frizz Cream - for intense hydration and protection against humidity with extra-strong hold.

- Lisamarie -


  1. Thanks for the heads up. Can't wait to try the Physicians Formula Youthful Wear. There is currently a mail-in rebate: for $9 for the concealers, foundation and powder I believe. Hope they will come to my Shoppers Drug Mart soon.

  2. I bought Sally Hansen Gem Crush in Lady Luck, it's AH-MA-ZING!!!!


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