Colour Correcting 101

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I never realized or understood the importance of colour correcting until I met my makeup artist Kaitlin Hargreaves. On set, she’s constantly correcting my under eye circles when the call time is EARLY or I’m just tired and not looking my best. Not to mention my red marks and blemishes when my skin isn’t perfectly clear. There are SO many ways …

Beauty Gifts At Shoppers Drug Mart

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Christmas is just around the corner and gift shopping is now upon us. Shopping for “her” or for the “girl that has everything” is difficult … even for me!!! Makeup and beauty products in particular are the biggest challenge of all.  Shoppers Drug Mart’s Quo Cosmetics holiday collection has gorgeous pink and gold packaging with lace overlays this year. They have made …

5 Tips To Beauty Perfection

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If you don’t know me, I’m Kaitlin Hargreaves. I work on the set of Love It or List It Vancouver and I’m Jillian’s Makeup Artist. As a makeup artist and fellow makeup wearer, I want to share some of my beauty tips with you. I know makeup can be overwhelming at times, especially with social media. We have access to …

The Perfect Spa Day

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It is next to impossible to find the time in my day let alone life to go to the spa and for it to be relaxing. I’m not the type of person who likes to spend too much time doing one thing, and relaxation is one of them! I find it really hard to be able to fully unwind and drop everything …

Mamas Mother’s Day Treat

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I love sharing bits of my life with you guys, things that make me tick and all the little things I just ‘love’ … this is one of them … For the last year, I have been seeing Dr. McGillivray at Project Skin MD for all my skin concerns. I’m not going to lie, aging scares the CRAP out of …

Day 6 Giveaway: Project Skin MD

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On the SIXTH Day of Christmas…the ever so lovely elves from Project Skin MD are gifting to yooooouuu…a Holiday Glam Package including….NEW Clarisonic pedi AND the AMAZING SkinCeuticals–  Resveratrol and CE Ferulic!!!! For some of you, this might sound like a foreign language, but listen up!!! I use SkinCeuticals EVERY DAY…the SkinCeuticals CE Ferulic is for morning use. And the SkinCeuticals Resveratrol …

Day 4 Giveaway: Eco Diva Beauty

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On the FOURTH day of Christmas…the wonderful little elves from Eco Diva Beauty are gifting to THREE of you (it get’s better every day!!!) a Tropical Getaway Gift Set!!! The gift set includes Vitamin C Body Oil, Vitamin C Body Polish, Vitamin B Cleansing Oil and a $25 Eco Diva Gift Card. A pineapple powered trio featuring Elizabeth Dehn’s best-selling, …

Beauty Through Balance

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Today I’m letting you all in on a little beauty secret of mine!!! I LOVE LOVE using scrubs…believe it or not I use them at least 3 times a week!!! I love to use them for many reasons – it exfoliates your skin, it helps blood flow and also the vigorous rubbing is supposed to be great to reduce or …

Perfume Obsession

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Scent is very important to me…and I’m known to collection quite a few at a time! Today I’m sharing just a few of my favourite perfume staples…and FYI…a lot of these are my FOREVER scents!!!! 1. Saks Fifth Avenue Bond No. 9 New York For Her – This eau de parfum is a chic, contemporary scent with notes of sparkling jasmine, vetiver and …

Sun Damage Tips with Project Skin MD

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If you know me, you know I ADORE the sun, and I basically LIVE in it when I’m home in Kelowna! Every time I step into the beautiful Project Skin MD South Granville location, I immediately feel rejuvinated and in good hands!!! I recently paid a visit to their Sun Event to learn more about sun damage and what I could do to reverse …

The Skinny On My Skin Care

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“Beauty is only skin deep” I know we’ve all heard the saying and although thatkind of beauty may only be skin deep, I still think it’s so, so important to care for your skin!! I often have people ask me what my skincare routine is and, trust me, I know that there are a TON of products out there that you …

The Big Reveal: This Is Me. Makeup Free.

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We all know – and feel – how much pressure there is on women today to look a certain way – perfect skin, perfect body, perfect hair, perfect clothes. Perfectly unrealistic. Our newsstands are stacked full of tabloid magazines promoting ridiculous features of  celebrities “caught with NO MAKEUP!” as if that’s the most shameful thing to happen to a woman …