Category: Beauty

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,…

January 26, 2019 / Beauty

Something new at the drugstore caught my eye: Nailtural Natural Nail Polish by SensatioNail has popped up on the shelves of Shoppers Drug Mart…

January 12, 2019 / Beauty
January 10, 2019 / Beauty

In the same spirit of simplification as my newly revised skincare routine, I’ve turned my attention to hair care. I admit…

January 8, 2019 / Beauty

If you make just one resolution this year, make it this: I will wear sunscreen every day. Yes, even in winter. Remember when…