Beauty Products

Celebrity Spring Skincare Secrets

The Huffington Post Canada | Jennifer Choy | Posted 04.25.2014 | Canada Style

When winter becomes spring, we're faced with a bit of a dilemma: what do you wear during this transitional time between now and the summer? While swap...

Your Mani-Pedi May Be Toxic

Nikki Fotheringham | Posted 06.01.2014 | Canada Style
Nikki Fotheringham

Some mani/pedi salons go to great lengths to ensure that their employees enjoy fresh, healthy air. But if you can smell chemicals, then you are breathing in the kinds of noxious fumes that contribute to allergies, cancer and respiratory problems.

Five Breakthroughs That Will Change Your Beauty Routine

Kendra Hagerman | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Style
Kendra Hagerman

The beauty industry may not be the first thing that comes to mind when it comes to technology and innovation, but like most industries, innovation plays a major role in its advancement. The next time you reach into your beauty bag for the product you've been using for years, consider these unique tools of the trade to help you complete common beauty tasks in a new and improved way.

Six Reasons To Buy Skin Care Online and Tips To Do it Right

AJ Lloyd | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Style
AJ Lloyd

Buying skin care used to be about touching, feeling and smelling a product -- and perhaps dodging the pushy sales person at the cosmetics counter. Not sure you're ready to forgo the in-store experience? Here are six reasons to re-consider and the tips you need to get the most out of your online regimen.

41 Things SavvyMoms Don't Leave Home Without

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 07.02.2013 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

If you're interested in learning more about the women who bring you SavvyMom.ca, read on to see what they carry in their purses all day long. Here's our editors' list of 41 Things SavvyMoms Don't Leave Home Without --from the insiders at SavvyMom.

Three of My New Beauty Obsessions

Natasha Koifman | Posted 05.29.2013 | Canada Living
Natasha Koifman

When it comes to beauty products, it seems like we're inundated with new innovations and ingredients and -- frankly -- it can be difficult to keep up, and to know what's real and what's a lot of spin. I thought I'd share some of my own top picks that have made it into my medicine cabinet as trusted additions to my regimen!

11 Subscription Delivery Services for Moms

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 04.17.2013 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

Doesn't every woman love to receive a box wrapped with a pretty ribbon from time to time? Imagine that box was delivered to your door, filled with something new to surprise and delight you once a month? Just sign up for a monthly subscription service that delivers boxes full of goodies to suit your needs.

The 10 Makeup Brushes Every Woman Needs In Her Beauty Bag

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

When you apply makeup every morning, do you stop to think about whether you're using the right brushes? The answer is probably no. But according to...

Green is in for Fall: Beauty Brands that Recycle

Kendra Hagerman | Posted 01.19.2013 | Canada Style
Kendra Hagerman

The fashion and beauty industry can be hard on Mother Nature. Thankfully, many companies, brands, and retailers are adopting environmentally friendly and sustainable practices in an effort to decrease their impact on the environment. Looking good and doing good has never been so rewarding.

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...

Beauty Companies Against Bullying

Erika Katz | Posted 12.05.2012 | Canada Style
Erika Katz

October is anti-bullying month and the beauty and fashion community is doing something about it. If you read tabloids and devour articles about your favorite celeb's weight gain, cellulite, and acne you are part of the bullying. While I get you may still buy that magazine, you can help innocent kids get comfort when they are bullied. How? By shopping of course. Here are some fab products so you can do your part.

Dr. Oz's 5 Must-Have Beauty Products

Everyday Health | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Style

This week, the Dr. Oz Show featured five must-have beauty products. Famous for informing the public on the healthiest trends, Dr. Mehmet Oz introd...

Would You Try A Bronzer With Oil In It?

TheKit.ca | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Style

By: Connie Tai,TheKit.ca Can’t get enough of Argan oil? Neither can I. Perhaps that’s why I’m smitten by Josie Maran’s Argan Brightening Br...

"Organic" Products? Check the Label For Toxins

Isla Traquair | Posted 08.21.2012 | Canada Living
Isla Traquair

Despite clever packaging, branding and commercials featuring more jungle than the Planet Earth series, the true origin of our products is a lot more industrial than we'd like to think. Cosmetics are among the least-regulated products on the market, so you could be exposed to a cocktail of chemicals you'd be better off using to clean your cooker or degrease your car engine.

Take Your Beauty Routine To The Next Level With These 6 Products

TheKit.ca | Posted 06.21.2012 | Canada Style

By: Nadine Anglin Lipstick, mascara, blush and go—does that sound like your daily routine? There are a few extra products you can use to quickly ...

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...

Skincare Trends: How Women Keep Their Skin Looking Flawless

The Experts At Garnier | Posted 05.12.2012 | Canada Style
The Experts At Garnier

Many of us choose our skincare regime according to what we've stumbled upon at the local beauty counter or what we've been doing since we were a teenager. But if you broaden your horizons a bit, you might just discover that secret technique you've been searching for. Here's a sampling of the skincare trends that women around the globe swear by.

Nivea Haus Pops Up In Toronto, Next In Montreal

TheKit.ca | Posted 03.07.2012 | Canada Style

By Janine Falcon, TheKit.ca. The Nivea Haus pop-up is back in Toronto. Loosely based on the Nivea Haus in Hamburg, Germany -- that one has a na...

Beware The 'Vajazzler' And These Other Beauty Flops

The Experts At Garnier | Posted 04.02.2012 | Canada Style

With beauty being more of an obsession than ever, it's natural to be curious or even intrigued by flashy ads proclaiming that 'this product will chang...

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...

Get Glowing Skin With These 10 Foods

The Huffington Post Canada | Doug DiPasquale | Posted 11.26.2011 | Canada Style

Skin health is almost always approached from an outside-in perspective. With all the creams, moisturizers, sunscreens and cosmetics out there, most pe...