Proud to Be Canadian x MAC Cosmetics Review

Proud to Be Canadian x MAC Cosmetics Review

It’s no secret that I love a bold red lip. For years I’ve been preaching Russian Red by MAC as the must-have red lipstick for Indian skin. I’ve tried many other drugstore brands, and even high-end lipsticks but always come back to Russian Red. The deep saturated colour + it’s…

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Quitting Shellac Nails

Quitting Shellac Nails

For the last two years I’ve been visiting my nail place almost bi-weekly for a shellac manicure. There were a couple of times I let the time between visits extend to three weeks, and I might have taken a one month break last December, but otherwise it’s been pretty consistent. …

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6 Must Have Covergirl Lipsticks for Desi Skin

6 Must Have Covergirl Lipsticks for Desi Skin

Nothing beats finding the perfect lip colour. Except maybe finding a quality lipstick in a fabulous colour, that looks good on my desi skin at a drug store price. You see where I’m heading with this post? I’ve been a fan of Covergirl Colourlicious lipsticks for quite a while. This basic…

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What I Wore: Fall Nails

What I Wore: Fall Nails

People often tell me that I’m adventurous with my outfits and fashion choices, but the truth is; I’m a creature of habit (and I’m incredibly lazy). Once I figure out a combination that works I just keep repeating it. Case in point are my dress + cardigan + boots look…

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Wardrobe Essentials: Pumps in 3 Colours

Wardrobe Essentials: Pumps in 3 Colours

I’m a firm believer in making intentional purchases, and only adding items to my wardrobe that pair well with other things I own. There were too many years that I would buy random one-off pieces bring them home and realize that there wasn’t one other item in my wardrobe that…

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Colour Blocked Chudiyan: Trend to Try

Colour Blocked Chudiyan: Trend to Try

There are few Indian accessories that delight me as much an arm full of chudiyan (bangles). The combination of colours, and the jingle of metal (or even better) glass, is one of my favourite parts of getting dolled up in desi attire.  Most desi girls have the same drill when…

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Are Shellac Manicures Bad for Your Nails?

Are Shellac Manicures Bad for Your Nails?

There are only a handful of beauty routines that are on my must-do at all costs list, these include; threading my eyebrows, dyeing my grey roots, and painting my nails. Black hair, on point eyebrows, and polished nails make me feel pulled together and ready to take on the world. {Sparkle…

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