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Sacha DeVoretz

Lifestyle and Luxury Travel Blogger

Journalist, writer, and world traveler. Passionate about the outdoors, all things pretty, eating healthy, enjoying life to the fullest and being kind to the planet. Follow me on Facebook
Abbotsford -- The Hidden Gem Of Southern

Abbotsford -- The Hidden Gem Of Southern B.C.

I love uncovering hidden gems and when someone told me about Abbotsford, I was delightfully surprised. During my visit, I was touched by the farming community and how deeply they care for what they are doing. It is truly a way of life for them and the region.
08/30/2016 07:01 EDT
The Key To Gorgeous

The Key To Gorgeous Lashes

Lashes have come a long way in recent years and there are amazing options for everyone. Marni Burton, Celebrity Makeup Artist for KISS Products, shared her top tips for find the best lashes to suit your face shape and the best tips and tricks to apply the lashes.
08/29/2016 08:08 EDT
Bring Back The Classic Button Down Shirt This

Bring Back The Classic Button Down Shirt This Fall

A classic button down shirt is my number one wardrobe essential. It is one of the few wear anywhere and anytime staple pieces, thanks to its versatility. With a few styling changes, a white button down can be worn from day to night and from work to play.
08/26/2016 08:24 EDT
Nanaimo Is The Hidden Gem Of Vancouver

Nanaimo Is The Hidden Gem Of Vancouver Island

A friend of mine recently moved to Nanaimo and she shared with me that it is a wonderful and often overlooked destination. I spent a few days in the Harbour City, and she couldn't have been more right: Nanaimo is a hidden gem.
07/25/2016 12:08 EDT
It's Possible To Eat Healthy While

It's Possible To Eat Healthy While Travelling

It is a challenge to maintain the same healthy eating patterns (and exercise) I do at home and take those habits on the road with me. So I went to an expert and asked the million-dollar question: How do I eat healthy while travelling?
07/21/2016 11:56 EDT
This Summer's Hottest

This Summer's Hottest Sunglasses

Protecting your eyes is of the utmost importance all year long. This summer, don't compromise protection over style. A high quality sunglass should protect your eyes from UV rays, glare, impact and give you the best visual experience.
06/29/2016 12:14 EDT
Summer's Most Glamorous Bridal Hair And Beauty

Summer's Most Glamorous Bridal Hair And Beauty Trends

Summer is the season for weddings! All of those beautiful brides and bridesmaids. To find out the latest beauty and hair trends for brides, I spoke with AJ Woodworth, founder and owner of The Glamoury in Vancouver.
06/28/2016 12:58 EDT
Top Makeup Tips For

Top Makeup Tips For Summer

I love the summer time. Pretty, light, fresh makeup. It feels so much easier to wake up and just put on a touch of tinted moisturizer, some gloss and a bit of mascara and go! The ease of it is fantastic. To find out all the latest makeup trends for summer and how to keep your skin looking fresh, I spoke with Lori Taylor Davis, Global Pro Lead Artist, Smashbox Cosmetics.
06/23/2016 01:22 EDT
Cool Summer Gadgets For Work-Life

Cool Summer Gadgets For Work-Life Balance

It is easy this summer to create a fun work-life balance with these cool new gadgets. These gadgets can bring balance to your daily life, so you can enjoy summer to the fullest. This summer, I am going to be working on my laptop in the park or enjoying time off at the beach, using these cool new devices.
06/21/2016 01:16 EDT
Top Style Trends For

Top Style Trends For Summer

This summer, you can expect to see a lot of lush botanical and aviary prints. These tropical inspired prints will add a playful vibe to your summer look. Safari-inspired pieces, stripes, and texture follow suit. Look for a variety of wearable stripes and textures, including softened linens, wide pinstripes, and see-through details.
06/07/2016 10:18 EDT
Top Tips To Protect Your Skin From The Sun This

Top Tips To Protect Your Skin From The Sun This Summer

When I was young (in my 20s), I felt like nothing could harm me. But now, after having a mole removed and following this, a serious discussion with my doctor on skin care and the risks, I am much more careful with how I care for my skin in the sun.
06/02/2016 04:11 EDT
Top Tips For Taking Amazing Travel Photos And

Top Tips For Taking Amazing Travel Photos And Videos

I love travel and I love taking photos and shooting videos. But how to create photos and videos that people will really enjoy? Consider "people, places, things." This is a useful tip for fantastic vacation photos: the greatest travel photos will often include all three of these
05/20/2016 01:42 EDT
Top Tips For Self-Tanning And Laser Hair

Top Tips For Self-Tanning And Laser Hair Removal

Many women apply self-tanner with their hands, but the palms of the hands are never an area that receives a natural tan. Always use a mitt to avoid having product developing in this area.
05/18/2016 10:50 EDT
Casual Summer Style That Goes From Hike To High

Casual Summer Style That Goes From Hike To High Street

I love the idea of having a wardrobe I can wear when I am enjoying the outdoors and also in the city. Living in Vancouver there are so many opportunities to enjoy nature. But after a hike, I may need to go to the store or the bank. How can you dress for a hike and for shopping in town afterwards?
05/12/2016 01:05 EDT
Hair Strobing: Hot Summer Trend

Hair Strobing: Hot Summer Trend Alert

Hair strobing is very close to the technique used for makeup strobing. Your hair stylist will evaluate your hair and face structure and then place lighter pieces of hair around your face where the light would instinctively hit, and make the very best of your features.
05/09/2016 03:14 EDT