May 15, 2019

Live Love Polish In Bloom Collection Swatches & Review


Live Love Polish In Bloom Collection

Hello readers,
Today I have the Live Love Polish In Bloom Collection to share with you. This set features six garden inspired shades and 100% of net proceeds (up to $10,000) will be donated to The New York Bee Sanctuary Let's take a look at swatches.

May 13, 2019

Girly Bits Cosmetics Spring 2019 Collection Swatches & Review


Girly Bits Spring 2019 Collection

Hello readers,
Today I have Girly Bits Cosmetics' Spring 2019 Collection to share with you. This collection features six shades that are full of shimmer and holo. Let's take a look at swatches.

May 09, 2019

Hello Waffle Cosmetics Visage March 2019 Unboxing & Swatches


Hello Waffle Visage March 2019 swatch review

Hello readers,
Today I have Hello Waffle Cosmetics' March Visage box to share with you. I realize this review is a bit delayed. I moved houses last month and managed to pack this up, completely forget which box it was in and then take longer than anticipated to relocate it. March's Visage box was inspired by the nonsense poem Jabberwocky by Lewis Carroll. It features a bright colour palette which I am quite excited for. Let's take a look at swatches.

May 07, 2019

Girly Bits Cosmetics The Und8ables Duo Swatches & Review


Girly Bits The Und8ables Duo

Hello readers,
Today I have a new from Girly Bits Cosmetics to share with you. Girly Bits has teamed up with Megan Edwards and Janet Reynolds of The Und8ables to celebrate the one year anniversary of their book Girl, it's not you, it's definitely him. Let's take a look at swatches.

May 06, 2019

Almay Velvet Foil Cream Eyeshadow Swatches & First Impressions


Almay Velvet Foil Cream Eyeshadow

Hello readers,
Today I have four shades of Almay's Velvet Foil Cream Eyeshadow to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches.

May 03, 2019

Girly Bits Cosmetics Springles Collection Swatches & Review


Girly Bits Springles Collection

Hello readers,
Today I have the new Springles Collection from Girly Bits Cosmetics to share with you. This collection features four pastel crellies filled with flecks and shimmer. Let's take a look at swatches.

April 30, 2019

Burt's Bees Liquid Lipsticks Swatches & First Impressions


Burt's Bees Liquid Lipstick

Hello readers,
I was recently sent a selection of Burt's Bees Liquid Lipsticks by Topbox Circle. These are your creamy don't dry down to a super matte finish type of liquid lipstick. Not quite as long lasting but much more comfortable to wear. Let's take a look at swatches.

April 29, 2019

Almay Make Them Jelly Hi-Lite Swatches & First Impressions


Almay Make Them Jelly Hi-Lite

Hello readers,
Today I have two shades of Almay's Make Them Jelly Hi-Lite to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches.

April 26, 2019

Emily de Molly May 2019 Release Swatches & Review


Emily De Molly May 2019 collection

Hello readers,
Today I have Emily de Molly's upcoming May release to share with you. This collection is heavy on the shimmers and foils in a rainbow of shades. Let's take a look at swatches.

April 24, 2019

Paint It Pretty Polish Cosmic Showers Bring Space Flowers Swatches & Review


Paint It Pretty Polish Cosmic Showers Bring Space Flowers

Hello readers,
Today I have Paint It Pretty Polish's Pretty Polish Of The Month for May to share with you. This month's shade is a shimmery multichrome. Let's take a look at swatches.

April 17, 2019

Girly Bits Cosmetics Polish Con NOLA Swatches & Review


Girly Bits March 2019 COTM

Hello readers,
Today I have the four shades Girly Bits Cosmetics created for Polish Con NOLA. Though the event has already happened, there are still overpours available for purchase on the Girly Bits website so I thought a review would still be useful. Let's take a look at swatches.

April 11, 2019

Girly Bits Cosmetics April 2019 COTM Swatches & Review


Girly Bits April 2019 COTM

Hello readers,
Today I have the April COTM shades from Girly Bits Cosmetics to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches.

April 08, 2019

BLUSH Lacquers Double Rainbow Shimmers Collection Swatches & Review


Blush Lacquers Double Rainbow Shimmers

Hello readers,
Today I have the Double Rainbow Shimmers collection from BLUSH Lacquers to share with you. This collection is the second half of their spring release and features six shimmery shades inspired by the elusive double rainbow. These can either be work on their own or layered over another shade. Let's take a look at swatches.

April 03, 2019

BLUSH Lacquers Candy Heart Cremes Collection Swatches & Review


Blush Lacquers Candy Heart Cremes

Hello readers,
Today I have the Candy Heart Cremes collection from BLUSH Lacquers to share with you. This collection is half of their spring release and features six creme shades inspired by the classic phrase heart candies. Let's take a look at swatches.

April 01, 2019

Burt's Bees Satin Lipstick In Lily Lake & Blush Basin Swatches


Burt's Bees Satin Lipstick

Hello readers,
Today I have two shades from Burt's Bees' Satin Lipstick line to share with you. These lipsticks feature a hydrating creamy formula made from 100% natural ingredients. Burt's Bees lip balm has been a staple in my household for decades, so I was curious to try out their cosmetics line too. Let's take a look at swatches.

March 29, 2019

Girly Bits Cosmetics Not Waterlilies Swatches & Review


Polish Pickup swatch

Hello readers,
Today I have Girly Bits Cosmetics' contribution to Polish Pickup's April release to share with you. This month's theme is Works Of Art and Girly Bits was inspired by a vibrant lithograph by Sunol Alvar. Let's take a look at swatches.

March 27, 2019

Brand Challenge: Indie Expo Canada VIP


Blush Lacquers Review

Hello readers,
I switched things up a little for this installment of my shop my collection challenge. Instead of a single brand I chose a single source of polish, Indie Expo Canada VIP bag shades. Let's take a look at swatches.

March 25, 2019

Juvia's Place The Masquerade Mini Palette Swatches & First Impressions


Juvia's Place The Masquerade Palette

Hello readers,
Today I have Juvia's Place The Masquerade Mini Palette to share with you. I was attracted to this palette because of the gorgeous jewel tones (including some mattes!) but the neutral half is a bonus to help round out eye looks. Let's take a look at swatches.

March 22, 2019

Brand Challenge: BLUSH Lacquers


Blush Lacquers Review

Hello readers,
For this installment in my challenge to myself to shop my collection more I chose to wear all of my untried Blush Lacquers. Let's take a look at swatches.

March 20, 2019

Violet Voss Hashtag Palette Swatches & First Impressions


Violet Voss Hashtag

Hello readers,
Today I have the Violet Voss Hashtag Palette to share with you. I picked this up during the Sephora sale at the end of last year. It looks like the ultimate sunset gradient palette. Let's take a look at swatches.

March 18, 2019

Emily de Molly March 2019 Release Swatches & Review


Emily De Molly March 2019 collection

Hello readers,
Today I have Emily de Molly's upcoming March release to share with you. As is usually for Emily de Molly (and a style that I love) this collection features a wide variety of finishes and colours. Let's take a look at swatches.

March 15, 2019

Revlon Galaxy Dream Holographic Highlighting Palette Swatches & First Impressions


Revlon Galaxy Dream Palette

Hello readers,
Today I have the Revlon Galaxy Dream Holographic Highlighting Palette to share with you. Though it may not be truly holographic in the shattered rainbow sense, it is full of some beautiful colourful highlighters, and you know I love my colourful highlighters. Let's take a look at swatches.

March 13, 2019

Hello Waffle Cosmetics Visage February 2019 Unboxing & Review


Hello Waffle Visage February 2019 swatch review

Hello readers,
Today I have Hello Waffle Cosmetics' February Visage box to share with you. This month's shades were inspired by the Ernest & Celestine book series by Gabrielle Vincent. It was also turned into an animated film in 2012. Let's take a look at swatches.

March 11, 2019

Beautometry My Mani Box October 2018 Review


Beautometry My Mani Box Review

Hello readers,
Today I'm wrapping up my reviews of past My Mani Boxes from Beautometry. October 2018's box was Fantastic Beasts themed. I swatched the included polish and put together some stamped nail art using the items inside. Let's take a look.

March 08, 2019

Brand Challenge: Cadillacquer


Cadillacquer Review

Hello readers,
Shopping my own collection worked out so well for 2018 that I'm continuing the challenge to myself this year too! For the first brand of 2019 I chose Cadillacquer and wore every single untried from them that I own. Let's take a look at swatches.

March 06, 2019

Juvia's Place The Magic Mini Palette Swatches & First Impressions


Juvia's Place The Magic Palette

Hello readers,
Today I have Juvia's Place The Magic Mini Palette to share with you. I love that Juvia's Place offers mini sizes of a lot of their palettes. The shadows are still a good size but overall the palette takes up less space and gives you a chance to save some money. Let's take a look at swatches.

March 04, 2019

Zoya Giveaway #3 - All That Glitters Duo, Holly Days Duo, Believe In Magic Duo, Ellie, Marigold, Ash & Sam


Nail Polish Giveaway

Hello readers,
It's time for the final installment of my Zoya giveaways! Let's take a look at the last prize.

March 01, 2019

Beautometry My Mani Box September 2018 Review


Beautometry My Mani Box Review

Hello readers,
Today I have another past My Mani Box from Beautometry to share with you. September 2018's box was autumn themed and I put together two nail art looks using the items inside. Let's take a look.

February 27, 2019

Girly Bits Cosmetics March 2019 COTM Swatches & Review


Girly Bits March 2019 COTM

Hello readers,
Today I have the March COTM shades from Girly Bits Cosmetics to share with you. This month features two polishes that definitely get me in the mood for spring weather. Let's take a look at swatches.

February 25, 2019

Zoya Giveaway #2 - Taste Of Winter Duo, Snow Kisses Duo, Fun & Frosty Duo, Brighton, Mandy & Vanessa


Nail Polish Giveaway

Hello readers,
It's time for the second installment of my Zoya giveaways! Let's take a look at this week's prize.

February 22, 2019

Born Pretty Store Blooming Nail Polish Review & Nail Art


Born Pretty Store Blooming Nail Polish Review

Hello readers,
Today I have some nail art polishes from Born Pretty Store to share with you. The Blooming Nail Polishes are supposed to automatically spread out after application to create a sheer center and darker edges. However, I didn't realize that they were meant to be used over gel polish until after I picked them to review. Today's post is an experiment of using them with regular polish. Let's take a look at how it turned out.

February 20, 2019

Hello Waffle Cosmetics Visage January 2019 Unboxing & Review


Hello Waffle Visage January 2019 swatch review

Hello readers,
Today I have Hello Waffle Cosmetics' January Visage box to share with you. This month's selection features a woodsy palette with lots of greens and golds inspired by J.R.R. Tolkien's Beren and Luthien. Let's take a look at swatches.

February 18, 2019

Zoya Giveaway #1 - Kissmas Quad & All Snuggled Up Quad


Nail Polish Giveaway

Hello readers,
It's time for a giveaway! I have a bunch of Zoya products that I want to share with some lucky readers so for the next three weeks I'll be hosting three zoya giveaways. Let's take a look at this week's prize.

February 15, 2019

Zoya Innocence Collection Swatches & Review


Zoya Innocence Swatch

Hello readers,
Today I the new Zoya Innocence Collection for Spring 2019 to share with you. This release features a mix of soft pastels and richer shades to get you out of winter and into spring. Let's take a look at swatches.

February 13, 2019

Beautometry My Mani Box August 2018 Review


Beautometry My Mani Box Review

Hello readers,
Today I have another past My Mani Box from Beautometry to share with you. August 2018's box was unicorn themed and I put together a classic single polish mani and a stamped nail art look using the items inside. Let's take a look.

February 11, 2019

Emily de Molly February 2019 Release Swatches & Review


Emily De Molly February 2019 collection

Hello readers,
Today I have Emily de Molly's upcoming February release to share with you. This collection features lots of foiled shimmers along with a variety of other finishes. Let's take a look at swatches.

February 04, 2019

Girly Bits Cosmetics Quantum Leap Swatches & Review


Girly Bits Quantum Leap

Hello readers,
Today I have Girly Bits Cosmetics Quantum Leap to share with you. This shade was exclusive to the Beautomety My Mani Box from February 2018. Let's take a look at swatches.

February 01, 2019

Violet Voss Fruit Sorbet Palette Swatches & First Impressions


Violet Voss Fruit Sorbet

Hello readers,
Today I have the Violet Voss Fruit Sorbet eyeshadow palette to share with you. This is one of the relatively new Fun Sized Mini Eyeshadow palette from the brand. I struggle to make a dent in my full size palettes so I'm all about minis at a lower price point. Let's take a look at swatches.

January 30, 2019

Beautometry My Mani Box July 2018 Review


Beautometry My Mani Box Review

Hello readers,
Today I have another past My Mani Box from Beautometry to share with you. July 2018's box was mermaid themed and I put together two nail art looks using the items inside. Let's take a look.

January 28, 2019

Girly Bits Cosmetics February 2019 COTM Swatches & Review


Girly Bits February 2019 COTM

Hello readers,
Today I have the February COTM shades from Girly Bits Cosmetics to share with you. This month features some straight up holo goodness. Let's take a look at swatches.

January 25, 2019

Anastasia Beverly Hills Moonchild Glow Kit Swatches & First Impressions


ABH Moonchild Glow Kit Swatch

Hello readers,
Today I have the Anastasia Beverly Hills Moonchild Glow Kit to share with you. You know I love my colourful highlighters so when this popped up in the Sephora sale section a few months ago I purchased it immediately. Let's take a look at swatches.

January 23, 2019

Nail Polish Combo Round Up


Nail Polish Layering

Hello readers,
While I often focus on swatches of new collections, I also like to mix and match old favorites. Today I've rounded up a few polish combos I've worn in the last little while. Let's take a look at swatches.

January 21, 2019

Beautometry My Mani Box May 2018 Review


Beautometry My Mani Box Review

Hello readers,
Beautometry recently sent me a selection of their past My Mani Boxes to share with you. Today I have some swatches and nail art I put together using the May 2018 box. Let's take a look.

January 18, 2019

Juvia's Place The Zulu Palette Swatches & First Impressions


Juvia's Place The Zulu Palette

Hello readers,
Today I have Juvia's Place The Zulu Palette to share with you. I snagged this during their sale at the end of last year which helped balance out the shipping to Canada. Let's take a look at swatches.

January 15, 2019

Girly Bits Cosmetics Oh Baby Baby Trio Swatches & Review


Girly Bits Oh Baby Baby Trio

Hello readers,
Today I have the new Oh Baby Baby Trio from Girly Bits Cosmetics to share with you. Pam, the maker behind Girly Bits, is excited for not one but two new grandchildren this winter and created this trio to mark the occasion. Let's take a look at swatches.

January 11, 2019

Girly Bits Cosmetics I Must Not Tell Lies Swatches & Review


Girly Bits I Must Not Tell Lies

Hello readers,
Today I have Girly Bits Cosmetics' contribution to Hella Handmade Creation's January release to share with you. This is the ninth polish from Girly Bits' Harry Potter HHC series. This month's shade was inspired by the Dolores Umbridge and her magical black quill which needs no ink, just the blood of the person writing with it. Let's take a look at swatches.

January 09, 2019

Hello Waffle Cosmetics Visage December 2018 Unboxing & Review


Hello Waffle Visage December 2018 swatch review

Hello readers,
Today I have Hello Waffle Cosmetics' December Visage box to share with you. This month's selection was inspired by the Japanese folk tale of Yuki-Onna, the maiden of snow. Let's take a look at swatches.

January 07, 2019

Girly Bits Cosmetics Dude, We're A Little Married Swatches & Review


Polish Pickup swatch

Hello readers,
Today I have Girly Bits Cosmetics' contribution to the January Fandom Flakies box to share with you. This month's fandom is Scrubs and Girly Bits went with the classic Dude, we're a little married scene between JD and Turk as their inspiration. Let's take a look at swatches.

January 04, 2019

Emily de Molly January 2019 Release Swatches & Review


Emily De Molly January 2019 collection

Hello readers,
Today I have Emily de Molly's upcoming January release to share with you. This collection has a little bit of everything in terms of colour and finish. Let's take a look at swatches.

January 02, 2019

Girly Bits Cosmetics January 2019 COTM Swatches & Review


Girly Bits January 2019 COTM

Hello readers,
Today I have the January COTM shades from Girly Bits Cosmetics to share with you. This month features a pair of deep and dark shades. Let's take a look at swatches.