Palmer's Giveaway REMINDER!!

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Palmer's Cocoa Butter Giveaway!

Chocolate was once part of some ancient American societies, such as the Aztecs and Mayans.  Cocoa was used not only for religious ritual, but also for currency.  Europeans soon discovered it and chocolate became a sophisticated drink. In the early 19th century, the cocoa press was invented.  Beans were squeezed to produce liquid cocoa butter, which can […]

The Trendy Bride

T.U. Dawood It’s summer and wedding season!  If you are a bride-to-be, this article is meant to be a summary of all the latest trends and must-haves with plenty of tips thrown in to make your special day spectacular and fun! The Organized Bride: For the woman who wants to plan each detail of her […]

Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula Lotion

Ying Hsu I love this all over body moisturiser, containing hydrating ingredients, like Cocoa Butter and Vitamin E.  It is creamy, long-lasting and soothing.  It has the perfect consistency – not too thick, as well as, it sinks into my skin quickly and doesn’t give a greasy film, but instead made my skin baby soft!

Philanthropy, Celebrity Gifts and the TIFF Media Lounge

Cynthia Cheng Celebrity Gifting Lounge Located at the Windsor Arms Hotel, year’s celebrity gifting suite is not like its predecessors.  For the first time ever, each and every one of the vendors are contributing to a charity, with kids-related programs being the most popular.  Several are, for example, giving to Camp Oochigeas, a summer camp for […]

In Beauty Spa's Kate Lee

Kate Lee, who came to Canada from Taiwan almost 10 years ago is the proprietor of the In Beauty Spa.  The spa, which uses a combination of modern eastern and western philosophies in skin care, currently has three locations in Toronto.  The most recent spa opened in Yorkville in 2007.   Being a MedSpa, it also […]

What to buy Dad for Father's Day

iBFrank It’s that time of the year again, and Father’s Day is just around the corner. Are you somebody who decides on that last minute cologne? Or how about the home made card? When you decide on what to get for the special Father in your life, look at it for a few seconds and […]

Sunblock Must-Have for Spring/Summer

Ying Hsu Hooray ladies, spring has finally arrived!  And soon it will be summer, where we will enjoy the sun and warmer weather. I am a total fan of Clinique City Block Sheer Oil-Free Daily Face Protector SPF 25.  It is hard to find something that is not-irritating for the face. Non-greasy, non- smelly, oil-free […]

Coming Soon: Ying's Cosmetics Reviews

Every woman wants to know which products rock and which don’t and why.  Many also want to know when and where the certain products should (or shouldn’t) be used.   Ying Hsu, who has recently completed programs in fashion styling and cosmetics marketing will be launching her beauty product review column at the end of May. Each month, Ying […]

Limited Brands: Skincare, Lingerie and More

Founded in 1963, Limited Brands (NYSE: LTD) is a US based company which owns many brands, including Victoria’s Secret, La Senza (Canadian stores only), Henri Bendel and Bath & Bodyworks.  Limited Brands has previously owned other predominantly mall-based stores, including Abercrombie & Fitch, The Limited/Limited Too and Lane Bryant, a store which targets plus-sized women. […]