The Best Budget Friendly Lipstick for Desi Skin: Wet ‘n Wild

You know what a good girlfriend does – she shares her beauty finds with her friends. When you find an amazing budget friendly lipstick at the drugstore, you immediately whats app all your girls to tell them about it (or…

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…

Reusing Indian Wedding Outfits: Reception Lehenga

There is never going to be a piece of clothing as special as your wedding or reception joda, yet so many desi girls just let their wedding outfits waste away in the back of the closet or under the bed.…

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…

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…

The Best Drugstore Foundation for Indian Skin Tones

Desi girls around the world know the struggle when it comes to foundation shopping. Lighter shades are not made for our skin tones, darker shades are too dark for us, and medium shades are few and far between. Over the…

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…

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…

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…