Beauty And Fashion Reviews From HuffPost Canada's Style Contributors

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We trust the HuffPost Canada Style Contributors — beauty and fashion gurus from coast to coast, to translate Canadian and international trends. That hot new beauty collection? They tested and reviewed it before it hit shelves. The latest "it" item was hanging in their closets long before the buzz.

"The Weekly Review" is a roundup of the latest looks, trends and products they're loving. This week, they share tips for combating hat hair, review new holiday beauty collections, show off their fall OOTDs, and more! Check back each week for more reviews from the HuffPost Canada Style Contributors.

  • STYLE: How to avoid hat hair
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    Caroline, Style On The Side: "I recently wrote, "How To Wear Hats In Fall 2016," and then realized that some people might shy away from this accessory, because they are afraid of getting hat hair. In fact, that's the biggest problem I have with hats, too." Caroline shares her tips for avoiding hat hair, here.
  • REVIEW: Dior Holiday 2016 Splendor Collection
    Samantha, Samantha Jane: "Overall, I think the [Dior Holiday 2016 Splendor Collection] is aesthetically pleasing, while also delivering on quality and colour. This eyeshadow palette... *heart eyes emoji.* I didn't even want to use it, the sequin detailing is so absolutely stunning. Read Samantha's full review of the collection here, and watch her create a look with it in the video above.
  • OOTD: Classic black turtleneck
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    Stephen-Thomas, STM: "If you are new to the turtleneck, start with black. Depending on the fabric, weave and fit, you can wear it with everything from a suit to jeans." Follow Stephen-Thomas at @stephenthomasm for more style advice and inspiration.
  • FASHION: Iris van Herpen F/W 2016 Haute Couture Fashion Illustration
    Nastya Kuzmina
    Marcus, Draw A Dot.: "Illustrator Nastya Kuzmina shocked me with this amazing Iris van Herpen F/W 2016 Haute Couture illustration! The spiral pattern is always one of Iris van Herpen's signature elements, and I am glad Nastya picked this outfit!" Check out more fashion illustrations at Draw A Dot.
  • OOTD: Bomber jacket season
    Kouture Kitten
    Kristina, Kouture Kitten: "Temperatures are dropping, leaves are prettier than ever and people are going overboard with their Halloween decor — it's officially bomber jacket season. Can I get a HALLELUJAH!?" Find out more about Kristina's look, here.
  • STYLE: Styling leather and suede jackets
    Short Presents
    Kayla, Short Presents: "It's amazing how much a jacket can change your look and your confidence level. Whether you opt for leather or suede, there's something about these two pieces that instantly make you feel more badass. I absolutely adore how clothing can completely transform a look (and a person)." Kayla shares tips for styling a suede or leather jacket, here.
  • REVIEW: Maison Jacynthe Beauty products
    Kaitlyn Elisabeth Beauty
    Kaitlyn, Kaitlyn Elisabeth Beauty: "I am in absolute love with this Maison Jacynthe Beauty eyeshadow. The pigmentation is intense and the beautiful sheen of the shadow gives it depth and dimension once applied to the eyes." Read Kaitlyn's full review of Maison Jacynthe Beauty products, here.
  • OOTD: #GirlBoss lace jumpsuit
    Allure Of Simplicity
    Aney, Allure Of Simplicity: "If there's one piece that I thought I would never be able to pull off, it would be a lace jumpsuit with a wide-leg silhouette. Instead, this elegant piece is unexpectedly flattering on my frame and has given me legs for days." Find out more about Aney's look, here.
  • BEAUTY: Saje Wellness Advent calendar
    Canadian Beauty
    Henna, Canadian Beauty: "The coolest new Advent calendar this year has to be from Saje Wellness. It's not only the perfect thing to help you relax during the holidays, but it's also an amazing way to stay healthy and try out new products that you might want to pick up in the new year." Find out what's included in the Saje Wellness Advent calendar, here.
  • OOTD: Styling over-the-knee boots
    The Grey Canvas
    Sophie, The Grey Canvas: "When over-the-knee boots first entered the fall fashion scene, I was saying a prayer of thanks for being able to wear my favorite dresses, while keeping my legs cozy. They are the chicest shoes to wear for the season, and will take your outfit to a whole new level." Find out more about Sophie's fall look, here.


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