Funny story: after finishing a 5K run after work, I realized that I’d forgotten my access pass to the office on my desk. So, no access to the showers for me. I berated myself as I climbed into my car while sweating buckets. Of course, I was meeting a couple of friends at an event in 30 minutes, so I resigned myself to the fact that A) I could either cancel or C) show up looking (and smelling) like a sweaty mess. Continue reading Glowing, Hydrated Skin: Avène Eau Thermale Spring Water
Meet Erika. Erika, a vegan and healthy living enthusiast, just happens to be one of my beautiful sisters. A complete free spirit and consummate middle child (easy-going, peace-making, totally open-minded and a great listener), decided to go “natural” about three years ago. By “natural”, I mean she quit hair relaxers for good. Continue reading How To Achieve Perfect Curls – Curl Keeper Review
With each passing day, the sun is shining brighter and warmer, the snow is receding and signs of spring are all around. Thank goodness…because I didn’t think I could survive another month of snow, chills and freezing rain. Continue reading Beauty Review: Les Soins de Jacynthe
Inspired by our latest photoshoots together, my friend Emilie and I decided to switch it up from outdoor locations and take things inside. Emilie, with her keen eye for fashion and architecture suggested Smudge Beauty Bar, a relatively new spa which opened in Ottawa last year on Dalhousie Street…home to many an up and coming boutique. Continue reading A Day at Smudge Beauty Bar
If you’ve been keeping up with my YouTube channel, you will already know that the products you use play a huge role in the health and overall look of your tresses.
With my hair journey, I’ve discovered a lot of great products (and not so great ones) that have really help me achieve great hair health and length. With the incorporation of more natural oils and good quality deep conditioners, my hair has gone from dry and damaged to thick, shiny and healthy. Continue reading Beauty Spotlight: TRESemmé BEAUTY-FULL Volume
Today, the lovely Sophia Smith will be guest posting on Style Domination! Sophia will be blogging about the benefits of multi-masking. Read on!
The latest skincare craze has started on social media with celebrities and bloggers posting their photos, and today it is gradually taking over the whole beauty industry. If you have never heard about multi-masking – stay with us. Here are the basics of the newest beauty trend that is recognized as groundbreaking and extremely effective by many ladies all over the world. Enjoy! Continue reading Multi-Masking? Yes, Please!
Here is my latest YouTube video on how I deep condition my hair using a coconut, almond and castor oil mixture.
Haitian black castor oil (HBCO) is notable because it is better suited to hair and skin than the highly popular Jamaican black castor oil (JBCO). JCBO tends to be thicker and more sticky…not ideal as a skin moisturizer and can get a little goopy for hair. Continue reading How To Deep Condition Your Hair Using Natural Oils
Happy Valentine’s Day, all!
In between mouthfuls of Valentine’s Day chocolate, I took the time to review my little haul Colourpop Cosmetics. Let’s just say I’m super happy with the items I bought.
My video below highlights Game Face and Plaid eyeshadows and Pitch and Bichette Lippie Stix I ordered before Christmas. Give the video a watch to see the full review.
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One of the little things in life that makes me very happy is a set of fluffy, white, Downy-scented towels. You can find a set in every bathroom in my house.
This love was tested by crappy facial cleansers. Sick of having my white towels looking like they’d been shot by Homer’s makeup gun, I decided to set out on a difficult quest to find the perfect cleanser that effectively removed all of my makeup without stripping my face of its natural oils. I thought it was high time to start double-cleansing to ensure I’m washing all that makeup off on a daily basis. Continue reading Wash, Rinse, Repeat: The Double Cleansing Method