Luv Your Skin Company’s Luxurious Products 

It was just a normal day on twitter on Easter weekend chatting amongst friends when I started a conversation with Laura, the owner of Luv Your Skin Company. It was as if a lightbulb went on in my head and I went to her Twitter profile and realized she was a Toronto based Canadain  made  company!! In my mind it was hey! Wait a minute!!!! What!!! From her profile went immediately to her luvyourskincompany.com site and was instantly blown away at how beautiful her site was and perfectly laid out and yummy her products looked. Our conversation on twitter lasted about six hours at least. I was still on her site examining her products and drooling for many hours!This company has a full line of skin care and makeup line! She has it all! Some of her skin line products are Advanced Exfoliating Cleanser , eye and face serums to name a few. Her makeup line includes everything!!!! Face primer ,foundation, concealer, pressed foundation, Hydrasheer Mineral Loose Foundation,eyeshadows,cream eyeliners, lipstick to name a few! All of which are water resistant and/or waterproof.

It was her foundation online that drew me in like a luxurious pull that I couldn’t look away from. Each item is prepared and  packaged that makes them look and feel truly luxurious .The box of goodies that I received were a Antioxidant Primer, Hydrasheer Liquid Mineral Foundation,Hydrasheer Concealer, Eye Color eyeshadow in Goldstone and Hydrasheer Cream Liner in black.Have I mentioned that Luv Your Skin Company is completely certified organic natural products that are handcrafted.

Being makeup obsessed of course I had to acquire the Antioxidant Primer. I am so glad I did !!There really is no better way to start your makeup then putting on this primer. It does everything you want it to do. It tightens ,brightens and smooths your lines to make way for the next step,foundation or can be worn alone. It is $39.99 and a must!

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I can tell the formula of the Hydrasheer Liquid Foundation is one that goes on liquid and drys down to a powdery finish. I love when this happens, it is truly my favourite! It feels so light on the face but is completely full coverage and /or you can build it up. Only a pea size amount is needed to cover your face as it spreads beautifully. I love this formulation in liquid lipstick too but I regret not getting some!!!! Next time I am getting more of her products guaranteed!!! This is only the beginning of this obsession!!! The colour I chose was Sand for its warm undertones and it is very creamy and feels weightless on my face. It is $29.99 for a 30 ml which is so reasonable!!!

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Now on to the concealer! It promises to conceal imperfections, redness, blemishes ,and has photo finish full coverage. All of which are absolutely correct. Again the formula is so beautiful covers exactly what I want to hide like my dark circles and makes me feel brighter and yet it is weightless and feels like I have nothing on until I look in the mirror, it really is quite something!It is $26

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The Eyeliner Cream in black!!!! OMG!!! Black eyeliner in all forms are a slight addiction of mine because let’s face it a girl cannot have to my eyeliner!This one will not disappoint!! It goes on beautifully, stays put,seriously doesn’t budge,is water resistant and waterproof and splashed my face repeatedly with water and it didn’t move!It is a true black and very easy to work with.

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Luv Your Skin Company also has eyeshadows in an assortment of colours. They are highly pigmented and smudge proof and long wearing that can be applied dry or wet for a more intense look.They spread like butter and feel like velvet on!Eyeshadow are$17.99

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I use their Advanced Exfoliating Cleanser on washed face to exfoliate dead skin cells and reduce the look of pores.This is only one item ,of their Advanced collection that includes toner, serum,moisturizer,and eye treatment.I haven’t tried yet but they will soon be added to my collection of products.I am so terrifically impressed with this company I am a bit beside myself!Not to mention their Bamboo Charcoal Collection… Remover and Setting Spray and Vitamin C Collection.

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All in all I must say I thoroughly enjoyed getting acquainted with this company and will be definitely acquiring more and more products.There are so  much to choose from and it feels extraordinary to support our Canadian made products!I really hope to see more of this company perhaps in beauty boxes and other avenues where more people can become familiar with this luxurious line of products at affordable prices!Take the the time and check out their website @luvyourskincompany.com

 

 

 

 

Topbox March 2017

I was so pleasantly surprised with my march topbox this month!This was a full makeup box!!!!! No samples of foot creams etc, just three items but really great items. What made this box extra good was that i got my wish list items that were 2 Ofra eyeliners.Both the same colour Turquoise which is odd but I have been wanting to try this brand for forever so this was great, plus they are waterproof and can be used as lip liner as well! This colour is beautiful!These are seriously waterproof, smudge proof,they don’t budge!On their website each is priced at $17.51 Canadian!My third item was a Model co. Power Lash black mascara . It doesn’t say waterproof but here’s hoping it has stay power?On their website it was priced at $9 American for the small, however this is a large full size! Value yes!!!

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Medusa Makeup Subscription for February 2017

This is my February Medusa Makeup Subscription box .

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February 2017 box

This box contains a new item for the Medusa Company , a hot pink kabuki brush which is very soft and of very good quality. The second item is my very first highlighter which is a perfect accompaniment for the brush! The highlighter is highly pigmented and has a golden shimmering effect. I think this will work very well for me, especially this summer! The size is quite large and a loose mineral powder called Moonlight. The third item in this box was a wonderful Eye Dust called New Wave and is powerfully colourful.It is ,as well ,a mineral pigment loose eyeshadow. Both come with sifters and are easily applied! The colour is so vibrant and iridescent!

This being a February box I was hoping for some pink Eye Dust and/or glitter and was a little surprised when I saw the blue Eye dust but it’s very beautiful and I love it, perhaps the blue would have more appropriate for March? These are little concerns considering this box is entirely Makeup which is mostly what women or me anyways want in my boxes! Initially they promised 3-5 full size products in each box. Usually 4, never 5 and first time only 3. Thrilled there isn’t lipstick or lipgloss as I think they need to improve their formula is a understatement! But their forte is without a doubt their eye dust and glitter. This box isn’t for everyone but it’s definitely for me! I like neutrals but that exactly why I am loving the addition of these to my collection for variation! Not to mention the anticipation each month of what’s inside the box!!! Even with the exchange and shipping it’s still great value!!!!

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