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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 will admit, my makeup and skincare routine gets very simplified during the summer. I spend a lot of time at the cottage and it’s a time of year that I actually use products out of a makeup bag vs pulling from my full collection on a daily basis. For skincare, I tend to just […]

Skincare Products to Transition Into Fall

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I have been LOVING Physician’s Formula cosmetics lately but I had yet to try any of their skincare line. There are some new new products that are not only practical and effective but also super fun! My favorite is the Physician’s Formula Rosé All Day Oil-Free Serum. This serum hydrates, soothes, and brightens skin with […]

New Physician’s Formula Skincare

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PR Samples One of the things NeoStrata really excels at is their impressive range of Glycolic Acid products. Glycolic acid is a from of Alpha Hydroxy Acid or AHA. You’ve probably heard of the exfoliating benefits of AHAs in your skincare. Glycolic Acid is a naturally occuring acid derived from plants like sugar cane, sugar […]

At Home Peel Solutions from NeoStrata

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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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If you are looking for a new skincare line to explore I highly recommend REN Clean Skincare. REN has been around since 2000 but is only recently gaining more popularity among the masses thanks to it’s arrival in department stores and stores like Sephora. I have loved everything I have tried from them so far. […]

REN Clean Skincare Review

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PR Samples/Affiliate Links The Clarins Hydra-Essential products are like a drink of water for the skin. If you suffer from dryness and/or dehydration of the skin then you will love these products that feature organic leaf of life extract to boost skin’s hyaluronic acid product. The Clarins Hydra-Essential Intensive Moisture Quenching Bi-Phase Serum ($ US/$56 CAD) […]

Clarins Hydra-Essentiel Bi-Phase Serum and Rich Cream Review

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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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