BEAUTY




Men’s Skincare Product Sales Are Booming

While it may surprise some of us, men’s skincare product sales are booming. The industry has experienced a strong growth with men becoming more and more interested in skincare, including in the area of anti-aging. According to Forbes, last year alone, men’s skincare product sales jumped by 11%, outpacing growth in all other men’s grooming […]

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Makeup Spring Cleaning: When To Throw Out Makeup

  Check most women’s bathroom drawers or countertops and you’re sure to find a variety of makeup products, some new and some a little old. It’s tempting to hold on to makeup, it oftentimes isn’t cheap and it can seem like a waste to throw out seemingly good products. Unfortunately, old makeup can be a […]

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Top Father’s Day Fragrance Gifts For Dad

  Father’s Day is right around the corner and Dad can be a hard person to shop for. Rarely do our fathers ask for much, but Father’s Day is a nice time to treat Dad to a quality men’s fragrance. This year, there are many fantastic picks available for Dad.   Dolce & Gabbana Light […]

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Broccoli Coffee Could Be The Next Big Food Trend

  There doesn’t seem to be a shortage of health and wellness fads and the latest one may seem a bit unusual. Health.com is reporting that broccoli coffee could be the next big food trend. Yes, broccoli coffee. The unusual concept was developed in Australia by the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization and Hort […]

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Summer’s Best Nail Looks Are At Your Fingertips

  In the latest issue of Real Style Magazine, we break down summer’s best nail looks. Read below for an excerpt.   As you prepare to update your summertime hair colour and makeup look of the day, it’s also important to take your nails into account. The hotly awaited arrival of summer means that pretty […]

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CoverGirl Launches New Scented Peaches & Chocolate Collection

                        CoverGirl fans rejoice! The iconic affordable makeup brand has announced a new, scented, Peaches & Chocolate Collection that will be exclusively available at Walmart. CosmeticsBusiness.com reports that the new collection will include a highlighter and contour palette (US$9.98 each), blusher, bronzer and highlighter […]

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Spring/Summer Sunscreen Advice With Dr. Katie Beleznay

In the latest issue of Real Style Magazine, Vancouver-based Dr. Katie Beleznay answers some of your most pressing spring/summer sunscreen related questions. Read below for an excerpt.   1. What are your top tips for keeping skin in optimal condition during the summer months? 1. Sun protection is a must: Try to avoid the sun […]

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This Summer Keep Your Skin Wet, Wild, And Wonderful With Watermelon

As the seasons change, so do our beauty routines and the ingredients within them. Watermelon, the photogenic fruit practically synonymous with summer, is not only a great treat covered in feta or sloshed up in a daiquiri it is also an up-and-coming skin-care and hair-care ingredient. Its name says it all, as the watermelon is […]

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5 Of Spring’s Prettiest Nail Shades

Now that spring is officially here, it’s time for a change and the easiest change to make has to do with nail colour. Some of the season’s hottest shades are fresh, pretty and easy to wear! While it’s true that this past winter was all about dark, dramatic nail shades, spring is all about colour. […]

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How to Achieve Bigger, Prettier & More Radiant Lips For Spring

  The exfoliating and moisturizing of skin is a must all year. It’s easy however, to neglect your lips. If you’re looking for a pretty pout this season, check out some of our favourite lip enhancing tips below.   Exfoliate Your Lips: It’s important to prep lips for the new season. Exfoliating your lips helps […]

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Diptyque Provided The Official “Scent” Of The Royal Wedding

  Behind the scenes details about the royal wedding have been coming out all week including details on the bride’s choice of hairstyle and makeup.  Now we’re learning more about the scent at the actual ceremony. It’s been confirmed that St. George’s Chapel (the location for the royal wedding) was scented by French luxury fragrance […]

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Jillian Michaels Slams The Keto Diet

  Health and fitness expert and trainer Jillian Michaels says “no” to the Keto Diet. In a recent interview with PeopleTV, she slammed the massively popular diet saying it was unnecessary for most people. While the low-carb, high-fat diet is one of the year’s trendiest diets with a throng of celebrity followers, it does have […]

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Easy Tips For A Quality At-Home Pedicure

    Spring is finally here and warmer temperatures bring out summer gear including sandals. So that means a good pedicure is in order. A visit to a salon is great, but if you can’t make it to your local salon, it is possible to get a high-quality pedicure at home, DIY style!   1. […]

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Nars Launches New Orgasm Collection

  Nars Cosmetics has long been a go-to brand for trend-setting, quality makeup products and very few products have ever hit the iconic status of the Nars Orgasm Blush. Launched in 1999 to much acclaim, it’s the blush that “looks great on everyone”. From makeup artists to everyday fans, the peachy pink shade with golden […]

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Coloured Mascara Makes A Comeback

  The on and off love affair with coloured mascara has gone on for decades. Some love the rich and bold look it can give to lashes and others find it a dated, gaudy trend. For those that have never tried it, coloured mascara can actually enhance your eye look and (if you keep it […]

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