Sample then Splurge? Stila Huge Extreme Lash Mascara


I’m super disappointed by this sample. I expected great things based on Sephora and some online reviews. Let me tell you it did not stand up to the Canadian winter test!

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The $10 Weekly – NYC Mascara


This mascara retails for a staggering… $3.99!! Not too bad in my book. It has some steep claims; smudge proof, lasts 24 hours and flake proof. I like so many other people have issues with mascara running and smudging. Nothing makes you look worse, in my humble opinion, then runny mascara! I’ve tried really expensive mascaras and really inexpensive ones. I’ve yet to find my holy grail one to date! I’d classify this as… meh. Read on if you care to hear why!

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*NEW* Physicians Formula Eye Booster Instant Lash Extending Kit – A Review

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New from Physicians Formula is the Eye Booster Lash Extension Kit. It retails for $19.99 and I picked it up at Shoppers a few weeks back. I was super curious about this product after I saw a review on it from youtuber Tati. In a nutshell – she thought the product was awesome but it irritated her eyes so it didn’t work out for her personally. I have sensitive eyes but I thought why not? Let’s give this crazy thing a spin!

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We’ve all been there. You’re crunched for time before the {insert: big date, meeting, event, party here} and your make up is not cooperating. Here are 3 common beauty disasters and ways to fix them in under 2.5 minutes.
Disaster #1: Sneezed with Wet Mascara!
It’s winter in Canada so that means that I pretty much constantly have a head cold. This makes applying eye make-up, especially mascara, extra tricky because I never know when I’m going to have a big, eye-watering sneeze. I discovered that simply putting a little spit on a Q-tip will make even the most water-proof of mascara go away without a trace and leave no oily residue like make up remover.

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