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Having oily skin can make flawless makeup application a MAJOR challenge, even in the best of weather (that 35-75 degree, zero humidity sweet spot). But when you have oily skin and you’re facing the summer heat, never mind trying to execute and maintain that coveted airbrushed-foundation look. So, I turned to Instagram for some hacks that could help my skin look totally unbothered under the sun and humidity. Makeup artist and event planner Shabnam Khawja seems to have found the solution in a product that we all have in our bathroom stashes: deodorant. Could the same thing that keeps your armpits...

1) Moisturize, Moisturize, Moisturize! During these cold winter months, our skin feels dryer, our lips get chapped and fine lines begin to graduate to their grown up sister… wrinkles! How do we prevent all of this? Hydration! Now is the time to enlist in those tried and true skin care products like toners, serums and moisturizers that boost hydration and allow the skin to feel plump, radiant and gorgeous. My favorite products for this time of year are Kiehls Avocado Eye Cream, Dr. Kellet Hydrating Serum, Irena’s Esthetics Vitamin C Serum, and Creme De La Mer Moisturizing Cream. 2)...

Hello beauty lovers! For the 2nd time around, my beauty advice can be read “in the glossy” of Remark Magazine. This time round, I am sharing my advise on the one, the only…bronzer!! It is one of the trickiest products to get right & I feel that it’s time to let the mystery that is picking a bronzer be demystified!! In their May/June Issue on pages 102 & 103, I list 10 steps to choosing the perfect brand, shade & texture for you when it comes to getting that sun-kissed glow or chisled cheekbones. Click the link below &...

Happy Wednesday Everyone!  Today I am happy to share a new feature on “The Strategy” that I was honoured to take part in.    Some background on “The Strategy”: Your lifestyle, your people, your home, your body, your reading material, your education, your online proclivities, all play a part in the way you get dressed. It’s all connected, my friends, like apple is to pie and Alexander is to Wang. It’s practically scientific, and we want to know the formulas behind todays muses, designers, tastemakers and trendsetters. Through a short Q & A and personal day-in-thelife photos, get a behind...