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New & tested: Maison Jacynthe Welcome Package

Maison Jacynthe is a Montréal based brand I’ve known about for a few years now, but which I only recently tried out … and boy, am I glad I did. For starters, the products are made here in my hometown (yay to supporting local) and created with natural & beneficial ingredients that are all sustainably sourced. The best part, however, is in the results.

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New! YSL Couture Clutch Palette & Slim Glow Matte

The holiday collections are rolling out fast & furious at beauty counters, and since many of you have already started on your Christmas shopping, allow me to present some of the latest from YSL (so gorg, am I right?).

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Beautiful! OPI Neo Pearl Collection

A while back, OPI released the Neo-Pearl Collection which consists of 12 pearlescent shades, but in a first for the brand: 6 are in the regular formula and 6 in the Infinite Shine formula, with none of the colours duplicated. I’m a little behind in posting this, but with the incredibly warm & sunny weather we’ve been having here in Montréal, these summery hues seem to fit in so perfectly right now!

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New: CHANEL Ready To Wear S/S 2021 Backstage Beauty

The recent CHANEL Ready-to-Wear Spring/Summer 2021 runway show was once again set in Paris’ soaring Grand Palais, but this time the theme bore a laid-back LA aesthetic, complete with the brand name spelled out in giant letters evoking the iconic Hollywood sign. All that glamour aside, what really stood out for me was the comeback of the smokey eye … but trust CHANEL to soften up this look to make it so absolutely wearable.

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New! Guerlain Rouge G Lipsticks Stunning Gems Collection

Inspired by the art of fine jewelry making, Guerlain’s new Stunning Gems Collection has created an entirely new genre in the beauty industry, fusing makeup & jewelry in one. Of course, the incredible formula of each lipstick only adds to the equation but in truth, who wouldn’t want to take every opportunity to whip one of these babies out in public?

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