Author Archives: Alicia L

The Ultimate Workout Playlist

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Sometimes you need a little extra motivation to get yourself in the zone for the best workouts. As anyone who’s ever been to a spin class knows, sometimes music can be the best motivator. Here are the best songs to add to your playlist to ensure you’re reaching your maximum workout potential! “Indestructable” by Robyn […]

Gel vs. Liquid: Which Liner is Right for You

Gel liner and liquid liner on white background

Eyeliner is a staple in every girl’s makeup bag, and though there’s nothing wrong with the time-tested pencil liner, the liquid and gel varieties are a great way to step up your liner game. Gel and liquid are both great alternatives to the pencil, and can be used for different purposes. It might seem like […]

Tips on Sustaining an Indoor Garden

Indoor herb garden in front of a window

You don’t need to have a big backyard to have a garden of your very own! Usually people only think to put in a garden after they make a lot of space for it, but by having an indoor garden, you’re fitting your garden to the whatever bit of space you already have. Whether you […]

This Summer’s Coolest Sunglasses

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Nothing polishes off a great summer outfit like a trendy pair of shades. The right pair of sunglasses can turn an otherwise bland outfit into a chic style statement. Most of this season’s hottest sunglasses are borrowed from the other style trends of the season. There is a lot of retro-inspiration going on, and the […]

Red Lipstick for Every Skin Tone

Three friends wearing red lipstick.

Red lips are the perfect accessory for any outfit. A lot of my friends say that they can’t pull off red lipstick because it doesn’t look good with their skin, but the real problem isn’t their skin tone, it’s that they just haven’t found the right red for them! There are so many different shades […]

Tips to Avoid Razor Burn

Woman shaves her leg with shaving cream

There’s nothing worse than when you reach down to your legs expecting to feel your smooth and silky skin and instead you see red, bumpy, and painful blotches! No matter how long you’ve been shaving for, getting 100% razor burn-free skin 100% of the time is almost an impossible feat. That’s why we’ve compiled these […]

Why Every Woman Should Try Short Hair in Her Lifetime

Woman with platinum blonde hair

Though I’ve always been a fan of drastic hair changes—I’ve never gotten the same cut more than twice in a row—I recently cut my hair short again after about 3 years of sporting various medium to long hairstyles, and it reminded me of all the benefits of having short hair, and why I think every […]

Dressing Down With Sneakers: The Perfect Dress and Sneaker Combos

Woman's running legs in sneakers at the beach

It looks like the sneaker trend is here to stay! Now that the summer heat is upon us and we’ve officially entered into sundress days, it’s time to bring this trend into the next season by dressing down our dresses with our favourite sneakers. This look is casual but cute, is just a little bit […]

Why You Should Rock Sand-Art Hair This Summer

Pop-coored bottles in a row

Any kid who grew up in the 90s remembers sand-art. I personally had a very tumultuous relationship with these strange bottles of sand. They were a go-to present for a few years, as everyone in my life seemingly had no idea what else to get for a pre-teen girl. Dumping colourful sand in a bottle […]