Too Faced 5 Star Favorites Swatches & Review

September 1, 2015 Make Up
Too Faced 5 Star Favorites

Too Faced is a brand that’s pretty highly regarded in the beauty community, especially among those who have chosen the cruelty-free lifestyle. So when I spotted this limited edition set at Kit Cosmetics, I knew I had to buy it.

The set of 3 miniature versions of Too Faced’s best-selling products include the Better Than Sex MascaraShadow Insurance Anti-Crease Eye Shadow Primer, and the Perfect Eyes Waterproof Eyeliner. Can you guess which one’s my favourite?

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Beauty Buys: Davroe Moisture 500ml Duo Pack

August 22, 2015 Beauty Edits Hair Care
Davroe Moisture 500ml Duo Pack

Despite being the author of this cruelty free beauty blog I don’t give my hair as much TLC as I do with my skin, nor do I spend nearly as much moolah on haircare as I do on makeup.

My once-lovely tresses, especially the ends, now sport the worst damage I’ve ever tended to in years from constant dyeing and styling, with salon visits few and far between.

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Cruelty-free make up of the Day #1

August 20, 2015 Beauty Edits
make up of the day

I’m feeling more and more anxious as I start this post off because like every other person in this world, I have insecurities about my face (and body, but that’s for another post). Plus I’ve never done this before!

I’ve suffered from milia since I can remember, a flat, button nose sits squarely in the middle of my face, and my eyebrows? Pfft. I won’t lie, I’m too lazy to tend to them on a regular basis.

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Confessions of a Lip Balm Addict

August 9, 2015 Beauty Edits
bag of lip balms

My name is Leann, and I’ve been using (lip balm) for as long as I can remember. I’m not sure how my addiction came about, but I do remember when this pseudo-addiction was brought to my attention.

Some time during my early high school years, my best friend and I would visit BigW after school and I would go home with a new SoftLips lip balm every couple of days.

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Beauty Buys: August 2015

August 7, 2015 Beauty Edits
beauty buys august 2015

Last time I wrote about the results from a shopping trip was in January last year which featured a number of products from Benefit because I made that rookie mistake of gleaning over their company’s animal testing policy.

This time, I purchased a bunch of Kat Von D products just to find out they’re distributed by Kendo who own other lines that are tested on animals. I don’t know how to feel about that yet though, all I know is I love her lip sticks.

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7 Top Cruelty-free Beauty Apps

August 6, 2015 Beauty Edits
top cruelty-free apps

When I first learned of the cruelty-free lifestyle a couple of years ago, I was genuinely surprised of how little choice eco-conscious consumers have when it comes to shopping for cruelty-free beauty and household products.

It’s even harder when brands get away with labelling their products cruelty-free because it’s not a regulated issue. That’s why I’ve rounded up my top 7 smartphone apps to help you make shopping cruelty-free more efficient.

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