Canada Beauty

#MermanHair Is All The Rage

The Huffington Post Canada | Brittany Goldfield Rodrigues | Posted 06.26.2015 | Canada Style

Just in time for Pride, too!

Is Women's Armpit Hair A Fad Or A Form Of Feminism?

The Huffington Post Canada | Brittany Goldfield Rodrigues | Posted 06.25.2015 | Canada Style

Where do you stand on this hairy debate?

20 Women Who Are Killing The Eyebrow Game

The Huffington Post Canada | Brittany Goldfield Rodrigues | Posted 06.24.2015 | Canada Style

Serious #EyebrowsOnFleek.

Meet Ruby Rose's Twin

The Huffington Post Canada | Brittany Goldfield Rodrigues | Posted 06.24.2015 | Canada Style

And no, it's not Justin Bieber.

Women Are Taking A Stand Against Makeup Shaming In The Best Way Possible

The Huffington Post Canada | Brittany Goldfield Rodrigues | Posted 06.25.2015 | Canada Style

#ThePowerOfMakeup.

Makeup Trends You Should Try This Summer

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 06.19.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

I have skin that is over 40 and a little oily, it can be tricky to find the right coverage. Then combine this with hot and humid weather and it makes it even more complex. How can I get the right coverage and apply cosmetics without having eye shadow in the creases and powder settling into lines?

The New Beauty Trend That's Replacing Contouring

The Huffington Post Canada | Julianna McDermott | Posted 06.17.2015 | Canada Style

So long contouring! This summer will be all about strobing for a lightweight, glowing and defined complexion.

6 Ways to Deep Clean Your Pores at Home

Caroline Topperman | Posted 06.16.2015 | Canada Style
Caroline Topperman

The past few days have been hot and muggy and that makes all the pollution that's hanging overhead feel even worse. The problem is that just washing your face isn't really enough and unclogging your pores requires a deep cleanse. The good news is that there are a number of things you can easily do at home.

Top Trends For Nail Art This Summer!

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 06.04.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

More and more, nail art is becoming super popular and on trend. I am seeing it on pretty nails and toes. Nail art can be really unique and even seasonal. Christmas themed nails are popular in December and now with the sun and the warmer weather, nail art is very feminine with lighter colours and sweet flowers put on toes for a perfect summer themed pedicure.

How to Self-Tan and not Look Like a Streaky Weirdo

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 06.02.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

Now, we have a better understanding of the long term damage that the sun can cause. At the same time, self-tanners have improved and can now provide a real looking tan on the skin. To find out the top tips on how to use self tanners and get the best glow, I spoke with Alyson Hogg, Founder and CEO, Vita Liberata.

14 Ways To Get Glowing, Radiant Skin

The Huffington Post Canada | Julianna McDermott | Posted 05.20.2015 | Canada Style

It won’t be easy. It will require regular exercise, dietary changes and the strength to make it to the bathroom sink before passing out in last night’s makeup. But it's totally worth it.

Top Tips and Trends for Gel Nail Manicures

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 05.20.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

I adore my gel nails, love getting them done and love that there is no drying time. It seems that there are more and more different types of gel nails to choose from. Gel nails are no longer a dusty, harsh process on your nails.

Top Perfume Scents For Spring

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 05.15.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

I love all things that smell pretty. My nose is in everything from lovely soaps, to the latest perfumes. Recently, I was lucky enough to speak with Takasago fragrance house to find out the latest trends for scents this spring.

Hot Spring Trends for Nails and Toes

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 05.07.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

I love pretty nails and toes! With spring here and the weather getting warmer, now is the time to look at the top trends and how to's to care for your manicure and pedicure.

Dove Asks What It Means To Be Blind And Beautiful

AFP/RelaxNews | Posted 05.01.2015 | Canada Living

How do you measure your own beauty when you're blind or visually impaired? This is the question beauty brand Dove asked three Swedish women for the...

6 Tips for Would-Be Beauty Queens From a Former Miss Universe Canada

Riza Santos | Posted 05.12.2015 | Canada Living
Riza Santos

The competition isn't won on coronation night, or the preliminary. The competition is won in the months of preparation prior. It's won in the hours spent in the gym and in personal development and refinement. Perhaps the most important element of preparation is studying. Knowing what it takes to win and studying those that had won before is where half the battle is won.

It's Time to Embrace Our Individuality and Love the Woman in the Mirror

Betty Ann Heggie | Posted 06.30.2015 | Canada Living
Betty Ann Heggie

We women face unnecessary scrutiny regarding our bodies. Those who weight-shame will often use the excuse that they are just concerned about our health; but rather, it stems from paternal, controlling judgement. We need to love the woman in the mirror, to embrace our individuality and celebrate our unique selves.

How to Create Flawless Skin for a Better Look

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 06.23.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

The best start to any outfit is having flawless skin, but how to achieve it? Recently, I was lucky enough to speak with Lori Taylor Davis, Global Pro Lead Artist at Smashbox. Lori shared with me the top tips that everyone can use to create flawless skin.

More Women Should Call Themselves "Beautiful"

Beverley Golden | Posted 06.23.2015 | Canada Style
Beverley Golden

If we can instill self-confidence and self-love in girls at a young age, perhaps we can turn this distorted view we have of what beauty is around, so that "beautiful," will be the norm for everyone, rather than the exception reserved for the few.

This Is What Happens When Girls Attempt To Get Kylie Jenner Lips (GRAPHIC)

The Huffington Post Canada | Nina Raynars | Posted 04.21.2015 | Canada Style

Warning: the results are terrifying.

Getting Thick and Luscious Hair Extensions Is Easier Than Ever

Barbara Aleks Hecht | Posted 06.16.2015 | Canada Style
Barbara Aleks Hecht

I've always dreamed of having long, thick, luscious hair. The reality is that mine is, and has always been, very thin and fine -- and the aging process sure isn't helping. But there are so many hair extension options available, that the real dilemma becomes: Commit? Don't commit? Volume, length or both?

This Model's Skin Condition Will Make You Re-Think Beauty Standards

Dr. Boluwaji Ogunyemi | Posted 06.08.2015 | Canada Living
Dr. Boluwaji Ogunyemi

Chantelle Brown-Young success as a model may come as a surprise since she is afflicted with vitiligo, an autoimmune disease in which the body attacks its own pigment-producing cells. Yet her mass appeal invites reflection upon the concepts of health, impairment and disability vis-à-vis perceptions of beauty. Her international success notwithstanding, Brown-Young finds it imperative to help others appreciate beauty in its various forms. During her first appearance on America's Next Top Model, she imploringly asks "How can I show you the beauty in differences?"

From Anorexia Survivor to Beauty Ambassador: 8 Beauty Lessons I Wish I Knew in My 20s

Erin Treloar | Posted 05.27.2015 | Canada Living
Erin Treloar

When I was 15, I decided I wanted to look more like the women I saw in the magazines. By the time I was 18, I had dropped to 89lbs and was hospitalized for internal organ failure. If I could go back in time, here are the eight things I know now that I wish I'd known in my 20s.

Celeb Make-Up Artist on How to Channel Your Inner Sophia Loren

Katie Zeppieri | Posted 05.25.2015 | Canada Style
Katie Zeppieri

If you have ever watched a red carpet event, tuned into an awards show or flipped open a fashion magazine, you have most likely seen the work of the talented celebrity makeup artist and photographer, Troy Jensen. His signature style is a radiant look that goes beyond the makeup and draws attention to the woman wearing it.

A Girlfriend's Guide to Starting a Business

Debbie Bondar | Posted 05.13.2015 | Canada Business
Debbie Bondar

Today women are starting businesses at a blistering pace with survival rates higher than men. When compared to their male counterparts, women are routinely lauded for having better team-building skills, being more intuitive and for being smarter money managers than their male counterparts. But none of this matters when you become an entrepreneur. So what does matter?