Sephora Sale – Gift Ideas


For those of you sick of my Sephora sale posts, rejoice, since this is the last one! My fellow makeup lovers can be sad with me haha. Today’s post is a gift guide of sorts (more of these coming as we fly along to the Christmas holiday) for those that may have a beauty lover to buy for! I love it when I can buy a Christmas or birthday present on sale!

Since a bunch of these are limited edition items or very expensive, I haven’t tried most of them. But I wanted to share what I’d get a friend or family member. Some of these are holiday gift sets and some are luxury items that make my insides turn they’re so expensive, but are well rated online and cult favorites.


Fresh Sugar Lip Seduction


tarte Pretty Paintbox Collector’s Makeup Case


Buxom Buxom Freezes Over




Bobbi Brown Bobbi’s Party Picks Set


TOM FORD Sheer Cheek Duo


Yves Saint Laurent ROUGE VOLUPTÉ – Silky Sensual Radiant Lipstick SPF 15


Marc Jacobs Beauty Le Marc Lip Crème Lipstick

Are you giving any gifts from Sephora this holiday season?


Sephora Sale – Tools


Hey Guys!

I’m sorry I missed posting this yesterday- I decided that it was more important to spend some extra time applying for jobs as today was a bit busy (but good busy!). I’m working on getting my posts ready a few days in advance to build some “buffer” time but… you know how these things go.

Anyhow, these are my favorite tools and some of the tools that I’d be most interested in trying.

(1) SEPHORA COLLECTION Classic Must Have Angled Blush Brush #50 – (2) beautyblender the original beautyblender® – (3) tarte The Slenderizer Bamboo Contour Brush – (4) tarte Picture Perfect Duo  – (5) SEPHORA COLLECTION Classic Crease Shadow Brush #73


(1) Anastasia Beverly Hills Brush #23 (For Highlighter) – (2) Kat Von D Lock-It Setting Powder Brush – (3) SEPHORA COLLECTION Confetti Set of 5 Mini Sponges – (4) SEPHORA COLLECTION Solid Clean: Solid Brush Cleaner – (5) Color Switch By Vera Mona Brush Cleaner


What are your favorite makeup brushes, sponges, cleaners etc? Let me know, especially if they’re affordable!

Sephora Sale – Hair Picks


Hi Guys!

In yesterday’s post I shared the first of my Sephora Sale recommendations for skincare. Today’s is for haircare and styling! Again I shared some of my favorites and some items I’d love to try out one day!

Currently Use:


(1) Bumble and Bumble Pret a Powder – (2) Josie Maran Bohemian Waves Argan Hair Mist – (3) ghd Classic 1 Inch Hair Styler – (4) Josie Maran Argan Oil Hair Serum –  (5) Paddle Brush


Love to Try:


(1) Living Proof Straight Spray –  (2) Amika Nourishing Mask – (3) Blowout Babe Thermal Brush  – (4) ALTERNA Haircare CAVIAR CC Cream for Hair 10-in-1 Complete Correction  – (5) ALTERNA Haircare Caviar Anti-Aging Working Hair Spray



What are your haircare and styling favorites at Sephora? Let me know!





Affordable Picks from the ShopBop Sale!


Hey Guys!

Since I’ve been trying to incorporate more affordable fashion into the blog, I’ve been watching for sales on online retailers of affordable clothes. Which, is an online retailer of all price ranges of fashion, but they are having a big sale that ends tomorrow (Friday, October 14th) at midnight (Pacific time). Your order will be 25% off which for us Canadian girls, means we are only paying ~10% currency markup rather than 1.34 Canadian dollars for every US Dollar we purchase in. Regardless of what currency you’re purchasing in, though, this is a great sale and an awesome opportunity to buy on-season items more affordably. I’ve included below some of my favorite picks under $150!
All you need to do to take advantage of this sale is use the code MAINEVENT16 at checkout!



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ps. will recognize that you’re in Canada and show you the Canadian cost of whatever you’re buying- the equivalent will just be charged to you in US. Hooray for transparency!