Julep July – Cynthia

julep cynthia review

Today’s Julep July is Cynthia! Cynthia is a desert sand microglitter, a gold shimmery polish that is perfect for the holidays. This would look so pretty as a top coat over a deep cherry red! I was surprised by how opaque this polish was. I thought it would only work as a top coat, but with two coats I … Read More

Julep July – Alaina

Julep Alaina Review

Julep July is back everyone! What is Julep July? This month I am going to be swatching and posting photos of every single Julep nail polish I have (it’s a lot!). I’m a bit behind so I will be posting a lot this week to catch up : ) Today’s Julep shade is Alaina, a Driftwood taupe crème. Julep … Read More

Birchbox July 2014 Review

birchbox july 2014 review

Time for my last beauty box of the month – Birchbox! This baby is only available in the US, so one day when I move back to Canada I am going to be missing this one! Similar to Ipsy it is $10 a month and you get a mix of skincare and cosmetics. Most of … Read More

GUEST POST: Red and White

Garnier Anti Dark Circle Roller in Light review

Hi everyone, Each month the founding members of the CBB (17 in total) do a guest post on another members blog. This month we have Chelsey from My Beauty Full Adventure! The theme for this month is “Red and White” in honour of Canada Day. I love Chelsey’s blog, she is one of the few people … Read More

mark. Neon Gaze Eyeshadow in Neon Gaze and Sun Flash


I recently tried out the mark. Neon Gaze Eyeshadow ($10 US) ($11 CAD) in Neon Gaze and Sun Flash. Both of these colours are vibrant and perfect for summer. These shadows come in 4 different shades, so if yellow and blue aren’t your jam they also have a lovely purple colour and a peachy orange. I was … Read More