Category: Beauty

May 27, 2019 / Beauty

Oh, the irony! We spent years trying to banish shine; matte was our motto. Fast forward decades and we are doing…

May 24, 2019 / Beauty

Have you ever stood at the mirror, scissors in hand, in utter exasperation with your hair? That was the drastic scenario…

May 12, 2019 / Beauty
May 7, 2019 / Beauty

Do you tailor a systematic approach to skin care or do you a mix-and-match a cocktail of products to target your concerns?…

April 10, 2019 / Beauty

Recently, I wrote about my Simple Skincare routine. However, I’ve made a couple of changes since then that I wanted to…

March 27, 2019 / Beauty

Matte or not? I grew up in the era of oil-free mania. Ironically—and naturally—now the beauty industry has come round full circle…

March 19, 2019 / Beauty

I’ve engaged in a lively discussion on Facebook and on this blog about dressing up. I asked a simple question: Why aren’t…

March 2, 2019 / Beauty

When did Rouge become Blush? New Lovliness for You, published in 1937, has instructions on how to apply rouge. The little pot of cheek…

February 4, 2019 / Beauty
January 31, 2019 / Beauty

Since much Canada and the mid-western United States is currently in the grips of a deep freeze—technically a  Polar vortex—with record-breaking low temperatures,…