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Kim Kardashian Barely There Makeup

Last week I needed to take a little break from the blog for some real, true me time. It was much needed and I’ll be writing up a longer post as to why it was so important…STAY TUNED! Now to the good stuff – I had the opportunity to get a full 1:1 makeup lesson from my amazing girlfriend, Emma Bitove. Emma just finished school in London, U.K. at the same school Charlotte Tilbury attended (just saying), so you know she…

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My Skin Care Routine

Lately this has been your number one ask of me via Instagram so today I made a little video to take you through my skin care routine. It’s a long video since my routine is a bit of a process but with all the years of skin conditions I’ve endured, I’m thrilled to share what has finally worked for me and hope that all or some of these work for you too. I know the struggles of dealing with bad…

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Cheap + Cheerful Skin Care

You guys, I am so pumped to be diving further into sharing my beauty finds. I genuinely am not a beauty person. Case in point: I went out this weekend (like to a club lol) and my girlfriend scolded me for not wearing make up. I don’t do eyeliner with the exception of special occasions, I’ve still yet to perfect the perfect blush – bronzer combo and don’t even ask me to show you a contouring tutorial because it would…

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Quick Five Minute Makeup with Charlotte Tilbury

Hi littles…so I’ve taken the dive and decided to do a little makeup video for you with products from Charlotte Tilbury. I am not the best at makeup but I figure the best way to learn is to try alongside you so I hope that you enjoy or get a good laugh at it. Also I’m sorry my skin is so bad right now with the weather change. I’m using some new products so I am hoping that it calms…

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Beautylicious 2016

So I rarely discuss beauty on the blog anymore. I am so sorry, I know it’s a huge topic of interest and I’d like to deep dive in to it more (hey 2017 goals…time to get back into video) but for now my beauty routine is pretty minimal given my hectic schedule. This has got to change. If you need tips on skincare products or haircare products to help with a healthy glow / shiny hair, pimple reduction, seasonal skin…

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game changer with skinceuticals

If you follow me on Snapchat (username: lexniko) then you know this year has brought a life-changing event into my world. Before I spark any confusion, no I’m not engaged or pregnant – clearly not a lot going on right now – but for YEARS I have struggled with awful, awful breakouts and chronic acne that matured into adult acne. It’s taken me until 2016 but I finally discovered a bonafide solution in SkinCeuticals. SkinCeuticals has literally changed my skin in…

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Cocoon Body Wrap Treatment

We are fully springing in to summer here in the city. After the winter, my skin was really dry and dull so a little skin rejuvenation was exactly what I needed! When my skin needs R&R, I head straight to the Miraj Hammam Spa at the Shangri-La Toronto and they take such great care of me. To get set for spring and summer, I decided to test out a cocoon body wrap which is new to the spa and first…

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miracle10 skincare

I’ve been having some major skin trouble lately. What started as a rash continue as a severe breakout and has now become blotchy, red patches on my face. I have no idea what is causing this and hadn’t been to the derm when miracle10 offered to help me with my problem. I met with a skincare consultant who asked me a series of questions and left with a starter kit (perfect for travel) to get me started. My skin has major…

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WIN: Hammam and Gommage Treatment at Miraj Hammam Spa by Caudalie

At the Miraj Hammam Spa by Caudalie (at the Shangri-La Hotel in Toronto) you will be pampered with a signature Hammam and Gommage treatment. This steam & body exfoliation is part of the authentic traditions of the Middle East. De-stress between a private high intensity & low mist steam chamber, the Hammam will cleanse your body while stimulating your senses and imagination. Lay relaxed on Jerusalem gold marble as you experience an invigorating full body Gommage (exfoliation) using eucalyptus infused…

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