Tag: skin health

Summer Essentials

By: Jodee Cave Summer is finally here and with the heat, humidity and fun it can be hard to maintain your beauty regimen. Whether you’re travelling, swimming or sunning this season, we found some products that you’ll definitely want to take along for the journey!   With the beautiful...

Spa Strategies: Q&A with Avenue Skin Care

Part two from my trip to Avenue Skin Care! In this quick Q&A, Medical Skin Care Specialist Erica Savoie tells me about their top treatments, marketing strategy and tools for attracting clients! By: Jodee Cave Q: When was Avenue Skin Care established? A: About 2 years ago, but Susan Shirriff (Medical Skin Care...

VariLite Laser Treatment at Avenue Skin Care

By: Jodee Cave Medi-spas have taken the beauty and esthetics market by storm. They’re your one-stop shop for skin and beauty needs on a deeper level. If you’ve been following the blog you may know that one of my biggest insecurities is my uneven, sun damaged skin. I have...

ABA Through My Eyes

Lindsay Grummett Earlier this week, the Allied Beauty Association (ABA) brought its annual trade show to Toronto and as usual, it was amazing! There were hair competitions and eyelash applications. You could get fresh makeup, a new mani or prepare for summer with a fake tan (like I did).  There...

Spa Visits: Getting Guys through the Doors

By: Lindsay Grummett A couple weekends ago my boyfriend, Mason, and I packed up our bags (and our kitty) and headed north to my parent’s cottage. It’s a relaxing place that my brother and I have loved going to since we were kids. That Friday, while we were sitting...

Test Divas: Sibu Beauty’s Sea Buckthorn Products

What’s better than a skincare line that leaves your skin feeling fresh and renewed? One that is vegan, cruelty free and practices fair trade! You may have heard about the wonders of sea buckthorn, but if not here’s a little background: Sea buckthorn berries pack a powerful punch, containing...

Test Divas: SkinCeuticals Hydrating B5 Masque

By: Lindsay Grummett I’m totally obsessed with sleep masks this season.  They’re the perfect lazy-lady product – you put it on before bed and wake up with hydrated skin. How easy is that?! About a month ago, I got my hands on SkinCeuticals Hydrating B5 Masque (for the sake of...

Test Dude: Pangea Organics Facial Cleanser & Body Wash

  By Nick Heffernan Okay, I’m stepping into some unchartered waters here. I’ll be completely honest: I’ve never set foot in a spa, know next to nothing about the beauty industry and the only products I use are a skin cream for dry skin (which 9 times out of...

Test Divas: B. Kamins Winter Defense Kit

By Jodee Cave Like many women, I carry the burden of uneven skin tone, discoloration and sun damage. I’m insecure about these skin issues and as a result I’m always trying out new peels and serums to help combat my problem areas. We recently featured the B. Kamins Winter...