Thinking of Extending Those Lashes? This Girl Gives it a Go

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My 15 year old daughter has the most beautiful naturally long, dark lashes. And plenty of ‘em. Me? Not so much. So after trying countless different mascaras and still feeling less than satisfied, I decided to jump on the bandwagon and give this whole eyelash extension thing a go. Armed with only one piece of advice – make sure that each faux lash is glued directly onto your eyelash, not your eyelid – I embarked on my journey.   Eyelash extensions are all the rage now and have been for some time. Places with cute names like Flirt, Winks, MYNC and Lust for Lashes have popped up all over Toronto and salons everywhere are adding this uber popular service to…

Bella Aura – The Skin Care Line That’ll Have You Hooked

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If you’ve been following me for a while, you’ll know that I don’t typically review beauty products. I have extremely sensitive skin and react to practically everything. So the thought of trying new products and possibly breaking out in a rash, hives or blemishes, is less than appealing. But when I heard about Bella Aura, I knew I had to give it a go. Bella Aura’s http://www.bellaaura.com founder Yasmine Jones created the line out of the need to solve her own skin care issues and acne scarring. (Read her story here.) It consists of 5 multi-purpose products that are suitable for all skin types (yes – even hyper sensitive ones like mine). What initially attracted me to the line was…