Last month, I had the chance to sit down with Danielle Vincent, a Canadian makeup artist — she’s the woman behind all of Sandra Oh’s latest glam red carpet looks — who has called Los Angeles home for years. She launched her line of no-nonsense cosmetics about 10 years ago, and her signature brow pencil has finally landed this side of the border, at The Detox Market.Continue Reading
I gave up on conventional fragrance years ago. Don’t get me wrong, I used to be a mega fan, and I was for a long time. Exclamation!, JLo Glow, Chanel No5, and more all graced my wrists, neck and décolletage over the years. But in the last 10 years, let’s say, I had really weaned myself off of any heavy fragrances.Continue Reading
I recently added a hydrating serum to my morning routine — I won’t mention the brand, because I don’t like to slag and everyone’s skin is different, tbh. But after using it for almost three weeks, my skin became super reactive to it.Continue Reading
As we close out the year that was 2018 (seriously, what the f*** was that?), with all it’s crazy ups and downs (like Individual #1, all the new #MeToo allegations, that new beer-loving Supreme Court Justice, etc. etc.), one thing that seems to also be going to hell in a hand basket is the environment — but we already knew that. So, let’s be thankful for the little bits of good news that we can find, while also starting 2019 with a fresh perspective on the ways we can improve our own lifestyle for the benefit of the planet. There have been some small wins this year, so let’s keep ’em coming.Continue Reading
On Thursday, December 6th, the MNDFL Green Beauty Pop Up will take over a 3,000 square foot industrial loft space in Toronto’s east end, as a celebration of eco-conscious beauty in this country. For the third year in a row, Graydon Carter of Graydon Skincare is bringing together multiple green beauty brands for a one-stop-shop of all the best the sustainable beauty industry has to offer in Canada.