Beauty News: New Organic & Natural Section at Trade Secrets (+ Apply To Become a Brand Ambassador!)
Even though this post is sponsored by Trade Secrets
I’m going to confess something that is probably going get me in trouble: I do not trust myself at Trade Secrets.
Not without a penny-wise chaperone who will remind that no, I do not need 4 bottles of shampoo going at once because, “it saves money in the long haul” (rotating between expensive and affordable ones, obviously)...
New Product Review Club Offer: Clinique Sonic System Purifying Cleansing BrushSponsored
Skin care mavens, product junkies, and hard-core beauty enthusiasts: listen up!Summer came with its share of skin care woes thanks to high humidity, extra layers of sunscreen, chlorine from the pool, the occasional gingerly applied doses of bug spray, and mayyyyybe one or two mojitos too many? No doubt, more than a few of us are now making a beeline to our local spas...
Top 5 Fall 2014 Lip Colour Trends
Red lips, nude lips, metallic lips… blue fish. #WhateverITried.
Here at ChickAdvisor HQ, we have researched the top fall 2014 lip colour trends, and for your benefit tried them on ourselves. Though nothing, not even the trends gods, can dissuade me from wearing bright lips every day, there are a few notable products worth trying.
Can't Wear White After Labor Day? 7 Reasons Why We Think This Rule is Bogus
We’ve all heard it said not to wear white after Labour Day -- a terrible fashion rule as far as we are concerned because there are few things in a classically stylish wardrobe that stand out more than a crisp white jacket or elegantly tailored white pants.
But where did all of this come from? According to Time Magazine
, this "rule" is part practical and part upper class snobbery. You see, back in...
Sleep Training My Baby (and why I hired a Sleep Consultant)
I used to think that people who hired Sleep Consultants were lazy rich people, too precious to put their own children to bed. But then I had a boy who didn’t sleep through the night until he was 1 and a girl whose first birthday came and went without ever getting more than 4-5 hours of consecutive sleep. So combined, I’ve had over 2 years of never sleeping through the night myself...
New Product Review Club Opportunity: OxiClean™ Max Force™ White Revive™SponsoredI shared recently
that my home is Grand Central Station to three busy kids, a neighbourhood-ful of friends, and our two pets. Now in the middle of summer vacation it's only gotten busier. Summer camp, fishing day trips with Dad, and helping Grandma in the garden are par for the course, but this summer we're also building our new house. Overcommitted? Yeah, you could say that.And so, to...
New Product Review Club Offer: Arm & Hammer™ Spinbrush™ Truly Radiant™ ToothbrushSponsoredA few years ago I jumped on the power toothbrush bandwagon and never looked back. In fact, due to my raving I know of quite a few people who received a power brush in their Christmas stocking. Most of them were initially disappointed (kind of like receiving socks, you know?) but everybody changed their tune after using these miracle workers for a week.
Miracle worker, really?
you say. I...
Product Review Club Super Panel Offer: GOSH CosmeticsSponsored
Hey, GOSH Goddesses! We're SO excited to announce this new opportunity which is practically guaranteed
to knock your socks off.
You know, normally when we introduce Product Review Club offers
we start with a personal anecdote to explain how well a product could fit into your daily life. On this occasion, anecdotes are completely extraneous because (a) it's makeup, (b) it's from GOSH
New Product Review Club Offer: vitafusion™ MultiVites™ Gummy VitaminsSponsored
Every year I resolve to do more for my health. Not being strict enough to go completely over the top with my health resolutions, I tend to pick a new, very achievable goal every couple of months in the hopes of turning it into a long term habit. For example: (1) start eating kale (yessss! where have you been all my life??)
(2) eat less bread (#sadface. Am waiting for the garlic...
6 Things You Should Know Before Booking Your Next Nail AppointmentSponsored
For most of us, when booking a mani/pedi we don't think beyond what colour of polish to choose. But since you're subjecting your fingers and toes to any manner of tools, germs, and experience of the technician, we've gathered the following guidelines you must read before your next nail appointment.
We met up with spa owner Cathy Mancini who runs Lux-Spa located in the...