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Body Oils & Why I love em!

Body Oils & Why I love em!

Obsessed you would say I was, if you saw my collection of facial oils; from Rosehip to Squalane to Marula and everything in between - I just love them! To me, they are the ultimate powerhouses; potent and loaded with anti-oxidants, no water, no fillers. I love how they instantly hydrate and plump, give an instant glow and how overtime, they can be effective in reducing fine lines, how they stimulate collagen production and even have the ability to reduce hyper-pigmentation.  But what about for the rest of the body? Can oils be used? You bet! In fact, I also...

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Clove + Hallow Launch Re-Cap

Clove + Hallow Launch Re-Cap

Oh Canada! The home of maple syrup, hockey and over-thanking…. At least, that is what is generally thought of Canada. Along with the aforementioned items, one would think that cold naturally is part of our reality…. but on Tuesday, September the 26th, Ontario was hit by a HEAT WAVE! Although unexpected, it complimented what we were doing as our make-up was put to the test!September 26th, 2017 was also the day The Truth Beauty Company launched it’s newest make-up brand, Clove + Hallow. We chose the day at the beautiful Drake, Sky-yard, as we thought we’d have some beautiful fall...

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Caring For Your Skin During Pregnancy

Caring For Your Skin During Pregnancy

 When you’re pregnant, there are times when the last thing you’re thinking about is skin care. You feel constantly tired, and unless you’re one of those lucky women who “glows” while pregnant, sometimes you just don’t feel your best. But consider starting a new pregnancy skin care routine. Caring for your skin will not only help you to feel better, but also to look better and reduce the chance of stretch marks on your body. Here are a few tips for pregnancy skin care. General Skin CareLet’s be honest; sometimes pregnancy can cause you not to even want to shower. Even the...

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work, work, work

work, work, work

It’s been the summer of work! Yes, while most of you were planning weekends to the cottages and choosing your outfits for festival going, I was piecing together all the details of opening a second bricks and mortar! I do have to say, I am super happy with that choice though! However, at the end of each long day, I did take some ‘me-time’. I am going to share with you my 2016 summer faves that kept my days joyous and my skin looking lovely.   Fixturing can be a DIRTY job, and while I did  have a contractor doing all...

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Top 5 Acne Fighting Foods

Top 5 Acne Fighting Foods

It doesn’t matter how old you are, all of us have experienced an acne breakout at some point in our lives. Whether it was one pesky pimple or a more severe breakout, one thing is for sure; no one wants them!Acne is an inflammatory skin condition, where the skin produces too much sebum. This over- production of sebum clogs pores, resulting in red, and sometimes painful, pimples. Apart from how uncomfortable acne can be, it also puts a dent in your self-confidence and no one should feel like they have to hide their face away from the world! While certain...

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