10 Pamperinggifts forunder$10

You don’t have to have a budget or lifestyle in the lap of luxury in order to feel luxurious. Here are 10 great stocking stuffer or gift ideas for under $10 for the upcoming holidays. Think about not just the people closest to you, but even as a small hostess/host gift, teacher appreciate present, or wrap up as an impromptu gift for those last-minute party invitations. 1) Teardrop Oil Warmer Candle Holder, $9.95. I used to have one of these years ago (though a different style), and it worked so well and made our home fragrant and nice. With all […] Continue reading →

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As you may or may not be aware, Daisy Fuentes is a huge fan of Secret Extensions and has endorsed the product for several years now! Here are some of the things she loves about the product. After testing these out myself, I dished on how easy Secret Extensions are to use as well as a post dedicated to information on what you can do if your kids get ahold of them, tangling up the silky strands into a ratted mess. If you have small children, I can guarantee that this WILL happen! One thing that I learnt recently is […] Continue reading →


There’s a new trend in town and I’m obsessed with it. No really, I’m completely head over HEELS in love with this new look! Flash Tattoos is a new company that has designed temporary tattoos that are jewelry inspired, offering a metallic look that is extremely glamorous and oh so chic! You can create necklace, bracelet or anklet designs using one of the many different options included in each set. Some of these collections are tribal inspired, others have more of a jewelry feel to them and some have some incredible Indian inspired designs that I’m drooling over. Each set […] Continue reading →

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If you’ve ever wanted to play with hair extensions, but didn’t have the nerve (or the money) to go through the entire procedure, Secret Extensions are a fabulous option! No clips or glue is necessary with these incredibly realistic hair pieces. My  hair is already the same length as the extensions, so I used them to add additional body and volume to my own hair.  “Each Secret Extensions piece is guaranteed to perfectly blend into your hair, or your money back!”   Secret Extensions sent me several different shades that match with my hair colour, and they ALL worked beautifully! After […] Continue reading →

secret extension before and after

I’ve never in my life tried hair extensions. The idea of gluing pieces of hair to my head has never been appealing and I’ve always had long hair, so why bother? I was recently provided with the opportunity to try a new kind of hair extension, one that doesn’t require any sort of glue and takes approximately 2 minutes to “apply.” Secret Extensions are unlike regular extensions and they come in a wide variety of different shades. Daisy Fuentes is the face of the brand – you may have seen her and this product on television recently! A couple of […] Continue reading →

halloween makeup tutorials

If you’re thinking about getting into the spooky mood Halloween night with your kids, but aren’t so keen on rocking out an entire costume, check out these Halloween makeup tutorials! So many gorgeous ideas — with step by step directions on how to get their look. To start, this incredible black and white 40s style glamour make-up is just incredible. You could be a silent film star! Or how about this detailed Day of the Dead makeup? A friend of mine did her face up like this over the weekend and it turned out so well! (But a touch on […] Continue reading →

marc jacobs nail polish

I was reading through my friend Lena Almeida’s Covet List yesterday and discovered Marc Jacobs nail polish. Marc. Jacobs. Nail. Polish. What’s so special about it? The formula is inspired by Marc’s highly lacquered coffee table and according to Sephora it “is formulated with patented bonding agents that deliver a plasticized, wet look, while the color-rich creams and fine glitters ensure vivid, chip-resistant wear. The bottles are designed to resemble a smile, but I think the shorter design is actually quite brilliant as it eliminates […] Continue reading →