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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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PR Samples/Affiliate Links I am beginning to explore a, new to me, brand called Institut Esthederm Paris. You may be familiar with their sister brand Bioderma. I have so many skincare favorites from Bioderma so I’m excited to explore the more higher end skincare range from Institut Esthederm Paris. The products are conveniently grouped according […]

Currently Testing: Institut Esthederm Paris

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Sponsored I swear the days feel like they keep getting shorter and busier. With winter approaching I am feeling the stress to be prepared for the holidays while feeling like there is never enough time. I seriously can not get used to the fact it’s dark out at like 5pm now! It can feel almost […]

It Only Takes a Minute to Pamper Yourself with More Radiant Skin with AVEENO Positively Radiant

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PR Samples/Affiliate Links Have you tried Too Cool for School? This Korean skincare line can be found at Sephora and I must say I am loving what I’ve tried so far. Plus the packaging is super cute! I don’t think fun is a word I’ve ever used to describe a cleanser, until now! The Too […]

Taking a Look at Too Cool for School Skincare

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PR Samples/Affiliate Links I’ve been playing with a few new launches from Estée Lauder. They have been releasing some really great skincare gems lately. Estée Lauder Advanced Night Repair Concentrated Recovery Eye Mask ($11 US) This eye mask can be purchased individually or in packages of 4. The are sealed with the eye mask pads […]

New Loves From Estée Lauder

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This week the Makeup Wars team is sharing our favorite overnight beauty treatments. These are all masks that I keep on hand for when I want to treat my skin to a little something special while I sleep. I’ve linked them all to their original reviews for more details. Belif First Aid Overnight Brightening Mask ($34 […]

My Favorite Overnight Skincare Treatments

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A dry sheet mask? I know! When I first heard of these I couldn’t wrap my head around it. It just sounded like some kind of crazy new fad. How could sheet mask that is dry, possibly accomplish anything. Well the Charlotte Tilbury Instant Magic Facial DRY Sheet Face Mask ($22 US/$27 CAD) totally blew […]

Charlotte Tilbury Instant Magic Facial DRY Sheet Face Mask Review – WTH?!

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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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