Makeup




August Best Beauty Buys Under $10

  Who doesn’t want a great beauty deal? During the month of August, there are some great beauty buys to be had at fantastic prices. It’s a great time to stock up on some favourites and try some new items. Check out our list below for some of our favourite August beauty buys.   1. L’Oréal […]

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Top 4 Summer Lip Balms

  Fans of lip balm can’t get enough of it and slather it on religiously, but in the summer it’s easy to forget that having an SPF in your lip balm is a great way to both nourish and protect your lips. Shiny, glossy lip balms (especially those without an SPF) can actually be risky […]

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Tips For Avoiding Mascara Smudging

  For many women, mascara is a must-have beauty product. It’s easy to use, flattering for all and its affordable. Unfortunately, for some of us, it can smudge and flake mid-day, which can be especially problematic in the summer. Check out a few tips below for avoiding dreaded mascara smudging. Use an Eyelid Primer: While […]

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Stellar Summer Makeup Trends To Try Right Now

  With the weather warming and summertime temperatures out in full force, it’s officially time for glowing, bronzed skin, understated eye makeup and kissably soft lips. In the latest issue of Real Style Magazine, we round up a few stellar makeup trends to embrace while the sun blazes and the skies are blue! NEON VIBES […]

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Tips & Tricks For Achieving The Perfect Glow With Bronzer

  For those eager to brighten up and add a summer glow to their complexion, adding a bronzer to a beauty routine can be a lifesaver. It can dramatically alter a look (for the better)! See below for some tips and tricks for achieving the perfect glow with bronzer. Moisturize: Always moisturize the skin before […]

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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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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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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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Orange Lipstick Is A Hot Makeup Trend

  While the weather may not be spring-like for some of us, it is indeed spring and one of the season’s hottest makeup trends may surprise you. Bright and bold lip colours like orange are making a splash on the runways and the streets this season with women all over trying out the (sometimes intimidating) […]

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Top Waterproof Makeup Picks For Spring 2018

  With the temperature finally shifting, thoughts are turning to spring hair and makeup. When it comes to the season’s must have makeup, those that are waterproof or water-resistant are among the most popular. In the latest issue of Real Style Magazine, we share some of our top picks. Read an excerpt below.   Next […]

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Blue Eyeshadow Makes A Comeback

  Looking for a show-stopping weekend makeup look? You might want to consider blue eyeshadow. It’s a throwback to the 1980’s where bright makeup and wild prints ruled and where bigger and bolder was better. The blue eyeshadow trend has grown in popularity due in large part to Kim Kardashian who’s been showing off the […]

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Go Bright Or Go Home With Spring 2018 Beauty

  In the latest issue of Real Style Magazine, we delve into Spring 2018 beauty. Read an excerpt below.       As the weather slowly transitions and beauty lovers prepare to greet March with a smile, it seems that we can’t wait to put our best face forward. Although that particular expression may seem […]

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9 Tips For Hiding Dark Under Eye Circles

  Hiding dark under eye circles can be a challenge. The skin under the eyes is thin and some people are prone to dark under eye circles whether hereditary, from a lack of sleep or other underlying issue. Check out some of our favourite tips below for hiding dark under eye circles and improving the […]

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Fantastic Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas For The Beauty Obsessed

Need a quick Valentine’s Day gift for a special lady in your life? This month, there’s no shortage of fantastic makeup and fragrance options for the beauty obsessed. We’ve put together a quick list of our favourites, one (or all!) would surely be appreciated this Valentine’s Day.   MAC x Jeremy Scott Eye Shadow x […]

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Black Eye Makeup Is All The Rage For The New Year

Once recognized as a Gothic beauty trend, vampy black-tinged eyes are now considered contemporary and chic. For anyone looking for ways to rock the look, turn to Instagram to draw cues from your favourite makeup lovers. We’ve rounded up a few makeup looks that involve dark, smokey eyes and pack plenty of seduction and drama.

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