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Cruelty-Free Drugstore Makeup Haul

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There’s no denying that I love new makeup and I thought a drugstore haul was long overdue. All the items I am sharing here today are from brands that are cruelty-free meaning they do not test their products on animals. A few of these products are repurchases, but most of them are new for me. (more…)

Review | Testing out Essence Cosmetics

IMG_6828Last month I did a post testing out Illamasqua products, which you can read hereΒ if you missed it. Today, I’m testing out Essence Cosmetics, which is another new brand to me, but at a much more affordable price tag. In Canada, Essence Cosmetics is sold exclusively at Shoppers Drug Mart and I have passed by the stand for years not giving it much thought other than why is this brandΒ so inexpensive? After reading/watching quite a few people rave about their products, I decided to finally give some of their stuff a go. (more…)