Beauty and Skin

The Secret Beauty Benefits of Exercise

Caleigh Rykiss | Posted 09.16.2014 | Canada Living
Caleigh Rykiss

Regular activity is shown to help everything from increasing hair growth to reducing acne. So before you go spending hundreds on skin care, spa treatments and hair products, take a gander at what the gym has to offer in the cosmetic department!

How To Look Fresh After 40

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 04.22.2014 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

Being proactive and wanting to get the very most out of my 40's, I spoke with one of the top makeup artists Ruben Potrebenko, National Brand Educator for Canada to find out how I can look my very best. He shared with me some of his top tips on how to keep my makeup routine fresh and create smooth looking skin that is natural looking.

How to Care for Your Skin After 40

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 11.15.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Sacha DeVoretz

Changes in temperature, humidity and how you spend your days will all contribute to a change in how your skin acts. Each individual's skin will need different products at different times of the year (or the week for that matter!), and so you should seek products based on the desired effects rather than general skincare ranges based on your skin type.

Is Dark Beautiful? The Fairness Debate Opens Wide in India

Jugni Style | Posted 10.25.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Jugni Style

The darker girl's mantra: stay out of the sun, don't tan, and use this homemade concoction to fade your skin colour. Unless you're born fair like Aishwarya Rai, you've likely been subject to some version of this growing up -- but the Dark is Beautiful campaign is working to change this.

DIY Beauty Remedies: Shaving Oil

Jugni Style | Posted 10.12.2013 | Canada Living
Jugni Style

After sharing her money saving, skin treating DIY oil cleanser, actress Anita Majumdar shares another one of her secret beauty remedies. (Photograp...

Is Your Sunscreen Causing Cancer?

Dr Mike Hart | Posted 08.07.2013 | Canada Living
Dr Mike Hart

The majority of sunscreens on the market today are more harmful than beneficial. Sunscreens are designed to decrease your risk of skin cancer and allow you to enjoy the sun without worry. Unfortunately, most modern day sunscreens may increase your risk of cancer and disrupt the functioning of your hormones.

How To Take Care Of Your Skin And Brain After 40

The Skiny | Posted 04.23.2013 | Canada Living

By: The Skiny How can you still turn heads when you look run down? We suggest walking — with “head turns” — straight to your dermatologist...

Got Spots? Here's How To Banish And Treat Adult Acne

The Huffington Post Canada | Martha Edwards | Posted 02.08.2013 | Canada Style

You've got a job, a mortgage, furniture that isn't secondhand and a car with a fully functioning muffler. You've clearly crossed the threshold into ad...

Four Ways to Combat Cellulite

Natasha Turner, ND | Posted 02.19.2013 | Canada Living
Natasha Turner, ND

If you have dimpled areas on your hips, thighs, buttocks or even your arms, you aren't alone. Today, women spend millions every year on anti-cellulite treatments ranging from fancy creams, to promising pills to surgery and laser treatments. While it is difficult to eliminate completely, you can certainly reduce the appearance of it with these four suggestions.

Five Beauty Questions for L'Oréal Paris Canada's Eddie Malter

Kendra Hagerman | Posted 02.05.2013 | Canada Style
Kendra Hagerman

Do you ever wish you could pick a beauty expert's brain? I had the chance to sit down with the official makeup artist of L'Oréal Paris Canada, Eddie Malter, and ask him some of my burning beauty questions. As the Artistic Director for L'Oréal FashionWeek and a beauty expert on Project Runway Canada, he is definitely the man with all the answers.

5 Cold Weather Skincare Myths Debunked

TheKit.ca | Posted 10.11.2012 | Canada Style

By: Amanpreet Dhami, TheKit.ca We spoke to Dr. Jaggi Rao, Clinical Professor of Medicine and Dermatology at the University of Alberta to dispel...

Send Us Your #BestBeauty Tips

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 03.11.2013 | Canada Style

Whether you like it or not, fall is here. With it comes dryer weather and cooler temps -- two things that wreak havoc on our beauty regimes. To co...

Skin Care Facts: Survey Shows How Canadians Care And Feel About Their Skin (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 04.10.2012 | Canada Style

We've been told beauty is skin deep, but based on a new survey (the NIVEA Skin-dex Survey) conducted by Leger Marketing, many Canadians can get pretty...

Get Great Looking Skin With These Expert Tips

The Huffington Post Canada | Shelley White | Posted 03.30.2012 | Canada Style

Ever seen someone with flawless skin walking down the street and wondered, "What does she know that I don't?" Nobody has the scoop on youthful, glo...

Anti-Aging for All Ages

The Huffington Post Canada | Shelley White | Posted 03.15.2012 | Canada Style

We all want beautiful skin. Whether you're 25 or 65, skin that looks smooth, glowing and blemish-free sends a message of health and vitality. It may s...

Expert Advice: The Makeup Trends You Need To Ditch Right Now

The Huffington Post Canada | Shelley White | Posted 03.14.2012 | Canada Style

Not many of us have a makeup artist tucked away in our home to make us beautiful every morning. We tend to do it ourselves, with mixed results. We mig...

Celebrity Skin Secrets: Best Bare-Faced Beauties (And How To Get Their Look)

The Huffington Post Canada | Shelley White | Posted 03.15.2012 | Canada Style

Some celebrities live and die by their intense lips, heavy shadow and triple-thick lashes (Katy Perry, anyone?), but some of our favourites look their...

How to Look Good Without Makeup

Ali de Bold | Posted 05.09.2012 | Canada Style
Ali de Bold

A pretty face is an uncomplicated face. And by that I mean eyebrows are tidy, there aren't any stray facial hairs poking out anywhere, skin is clear and fresh, teeth are white and flossed and dark spots are not left untreated. It's quite a laundry list, but all of this is easily done at home.

8 Beach Bag Beauty Essentials

The Huffington Post Canada | Shelley White | Posted 03.30.2012 | Canada Style

Are you sneaking off for a mid-winter getaway to balmier climes? You may be starving for some serious sunshine, but don't let your enthusiasm cloud yo...

Spring Beauty: Five Ways To Get Your Skin Ready For Spring (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post Canada | Martha Edwards | Posted 03.15.2012 | Canada Style

The days are slowly getting longer and you know what that means -- it's almost time to trade our winter sweaters for cute tops and our snow boots for ...

Adult Acne: How To Treat And Conceal It (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post Canada | Karen Kwan | Posted 03.15.2012 | Canada Style

You may have thought waking up with a pimple was something of your past life, left back with your high school angst and teen heartthrob posters, but a...

Celebrity Skin Secrets: The Simplest Way To Get A Natural Glow

TheKit.ca | Posted 03.06.2012 | Canada Style

By Vanessa Grant, TheKit.ca. I loved Rose Byrne‘s makeup at last week’s Academy Awards. The Australian actress glittered in a sequined one-...

Five Beauty Items You Didn't Know You Needed (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post Canada | Martha Edwards | Posted 03.15.2012 | Canada Style

Our bathrooms and vanities are crowded with all the usual suspects: the trusty cleansers we've used for years, the makeup shades we feel naked without...

Celebrity Secrets To Looking Young

Everyday Health | Posted 02.29.2012 | Canada Style

By Bora Chang The best anti-aging secret may be your mother. Take a look at how her face has aged to see a glimpse at the future of your own sk...

Splurge Or Save: Skincare, Makeup And Hair Products You Need Now (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post Canada | Martha Edwards | Posted 03.15.2012 | Canada Style

Achieving the perfect look can be expensive -- from skincare to makeup to hair products, beauty items can cost a small fortune, and seldom do they wor...