Mapleblume Subscription Box Review - Canadian Luxury Beauty Box

Mapleblume Subscription Box Review - Canadian Luxury Beauty Box

Any fellow Canadians out there will know my frustration with subscription beauty boxes. There are plenty about but most of them are from the United States and by the time we convert the currency and add additional shipping they end up being far too expensive for the quality of products we receive. So, I was very excited to find out about Mapleblume.

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Victoria Beckham x Estee Lauder Eye Palette Review & Swatches

Victoria Beckham x Estee Lauder Eye Palette Review & Swatches

At the end of last year, Victoria Beckham launched her makeup brand with Estee Lauder. One of the products was the eye palette which I managed to get my hands on recently and having used it a few times can now share my review.

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New! Kat Von D Lock-It Makeup Setting Mist

New! Kat Von D Lock-It Makeup Setting Mist

I can never make up my mind about setting sprays. I've tried quite a few and can never really decide if they actually make a difference to me or not. Also, I don't like the way it feels like you are getting splodges of liquid on your face. Most sprays are fine, but I always seem to get the odd larger droplets that just make me feel I'm in a rainstorm. So when I read about this "mist" I was intrigued.

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Urban Decay Nocturnal Makeup Collection - Ulta Exclusive Spring 2017

Urban Decay Nocturnal Makeup Collection - Ulta Exclusive Spring 2017

The new Nocturnal Collection from Urban Decay will consist of an eyeshadow palette and four new lipsticks. They will be available exclusively at Ulta, so that means fans like me in Canada won't be able to get this. Oh well, yet another disappointment! But for those of you lucky enough to be able to access Ulta, here's what you can expect.

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Pure Cosmetics Buff Collection Eyeshadow Palette Review and Swatches

Pure Cosmetics Buff Collection Eyeshadow Palette Review and Swatches

I received the Pure Cosmetics Buff Collection Eyeshadow Palette in my December Boxycharm box and I was a little harsh during my first impressions post. I said the plastic palette seemed cheap and the palette was probably not worth the $50 retail cost. So, after a good amount of testing I am now ready to give you my full, honest opinion.

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Anastasia Beverly Hills Lip Palette Available Now, Get Your Pout Ready!

Anastasia Beverly Hills Lip Palette Available Now, Get Your Pout Ready!

The last two palettes released by Anastasia Beverly Hills literally sent beauty addicts into raptures of craziness. You know I’m talking about the Modern Renaissance and Makeup by Mario Palettes, right! Now they are going to do it all over again with the new ABH Lip Palette. Can this company do anything wrong? Seems not!

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New Palettes from Viseart: Warm Mattes and Petit Pro

New Palettes from Viseart: Warm Mattes and Petit Pro

We are always pleased when Viseart release new palettes and Spring 2017 already sees two new palettes we can add to our collections. I know Viseart are expensive when compared to some other palettes, but their quality justifies the cost. So, what do they have on offer for us?

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Clinique A Pink Honey Affair All About Shadow Palette Review and Swatches

Clinique A Pink Honey Affair All About Shadow Palette Review and Swatches

Clinique have several palettes in the All About Shadow range, each contain 8-pan shadows and a dual-ended applicator. The palettes are divided into matte, shimmer and satin finishes. I chose A Pink Honey Affair palette which has a shimmer finish. Normally I prefer matte and satin finishes, but this caught my eye because of the pink and purple shades that I love. So, what did I think about this palette once I got it home? 

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Hourglass Girl Lip Stylo for Spring 2017

Hourglass Girl Lip Stylo for Spring 2017

Hourglass have a new range of lipsticks out called Hourglass Girl Lip Stylo which contain shea butter, jojoba, mimosa, and sunflower seed to nourish dry lips and give a silky, soft finish. The packaging resembles the Hourglass Femme Nude Lip Stylo from a couple of years ago, but this range offers a whole new range of shades.

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