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Hi! I’m Christa and I’m a professional makeup artist. I'm passionate about helping women embrace, and enhance, their natural beauty. I believe makeup should not be a mask we hide behind. It’s a fun and empowering tool to accentuate our true beauty.

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REALIZING BEAUTY NAMED BEST BEAUTY SITE

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I thought I would share this look with you from last week that I was particularly pleased with. Even though my skin leans cool neutral I still love using warm shaded to bring out my blue eyes and I find I can pull them off quite well. Especially when summer rolls around I find myself […]

Bronze Glow Summer Makeup Look

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This week the Makeup Wars members are sharing our favourite illuminating products. This is probably one of my favourite cosmetics categories for two reasons. Firstly I have very dry, dull skin and I need a lot of assistance in the glow department. Secondly I am very picky when it comes to products in this category […]

Makeup Wars | My Favourite Highlighters and Illuminating Products

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I think I had seen some reviews of the Edward Quad Royale in South of France but it wasn’t until I read Cafe Makeup’s post on her Edward Bess experience at Bergdorf Goodman that I really paid attention. I think because the majority of reviews I had seen for the Quad Royale palettes were for […]

Edward Bess South of France Quad Royale 01 – Swatches, Pics, Review

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I watched a video on YouTube yesterday from Makeup Never Sleeps that mentioned she wanted to see what happened when combining Rouge Bunny Rouge Delicate Hummingbird, that she’d just received, with Bejewelled Skylark. Well of course I had to try it for myself! Not too shabby. Face:Le Metier de Beaute Peau Vierge in Shade 1Rouge […]

Face of the Day with Rouge Bunny Rouge Delicate Hummingbird and Bejewelled Skylark

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I have had my eye on this product for a very long time. I’m always nervous buying highlighters sight unseen as I’m a bit of a glitterphobe and like my highlighters to be very subtle and not glittery. I’m so happy I finally decided to make the splurge! All Over Seduction in Sunlight ($38 US) […]

Edward Bess All Over Seduction in Sunlight – Swatches and Review

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I’ve yet to review Le Metier de Beaute Spicy True Color Eye Shadow (don’t worry I will) but I haven’t been able to resist using it a couple time a week. I’m really loving it and I love the combination of Spicy with Nutmeg and River Stone. I swear one day the entire Le Metier […]

Le Metier de Beaute Feeling Spicy Face of the Day

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Hi! I’m Christa and I’m a professional makeup artist. I'm passionate about helping women embrace, and enhance, their natural beauty. I believe makeup should not be a mask we hide behind. It’s a fun and empowering tool to accentuate our true beauty.

Hello!

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