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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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PR Samples/Affiliate Links The shu uemura Ambush Spring 2017 Collection is all about stunning metallics and vibrant colour. shu uemura has partnered with Tokyo-based jewelry brand AMBUSH for this collection. AMBUSH is a brand created by jewelry designer Yoon and DJ Verbal that embraces the Tokyo aesthetic and pop art inspired design.  I am loving both the […]

shu uemura Ambush Spring 2017 Collection Review and Swatches

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Sponsored I have been moving more and more towards natural skincare products and have always been focused on selecting skincare products that aren’t full of what I consider to be cheap, non-beneficial, “filler” type ingredients like silicone, mineral oil, and petrolatum. Live Clean is a brand I have been using for years because their products […]

Simple, Effective, Affordable Skincare from Live Clean Fresh Face

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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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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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