July Beauty Favourites:
Hard Candy – Sheer Envy Color Correct Perfecting Powder
Hard Candy – Sheer Envy Bake, Brighten & Set Loose Finishing Powder
Hard Candy – Wet Ever Bold Hold Lip Lacquer in shade Entitled
Hard Candy – Stroke of Gorgeous Kajal Supreme Eyeliner Duo
Hard Candy – Look PRO! Metal Eyes Chrome Eyeshadow Kit
Hard Candy – Sheer Envy Color Correct Cushion Wonder
Hard Candy – LOOK PRO! Lip Artiste Lip Contouring Wand in shade Wine to Burgundy
Hard Candy – Sheer Envy Prismatic Highlighter Rainbow Pearl Powder
Lise Watier – PerfeXion Anti-Aging Night Cream Corrector
Lise Watier – PerfeXion Anti-Aging Day Cream Corrector
Lise Watier – PerfeXion Anti-Aging Serum Corrector
Lise Watier – PerfeXion Anti-Aging Eye Cream Corrector
Marcelle – Face Powder
Marcelle – Flawless Concealer
Marcelle – Flawless Foundation
NEW LISE WATIER – PerfeXion Anti-Aging Skin Care Line
Ahhhh….our beloved Canadian cosmetic and skincare brand, LISE WATIER, recently released a new skincare lineup. PerfeXion. We’ve been putting it to the test for the past month and have compared notes. We actually both really liked all 4 products but each of us have our personal stand out favourites.
I am completely in love with the serum and the eye cream.
The serum is seriously awesome. I’ve been using it morning and night under the moisturizers. It is non-greasy, absorbs immediately and your skin feels instantly smooth. Made with AHA’s, antioxidants and Vitamin C, my skin looks brighter, more refreshed and healthy. I noticed an immediate difference in the overall appearance of my skin. Mama likes.
This eye cream is one of the best anti-aging eye creams I’ve used ever. For real. As I’m getting older the skin around my eyes is starting to reveal more and more aging. This in turn has created more effort to preserve and maintain. I have always told clients that the eyes are the first area on the face to show signs of aging. That and the neck. Both of which are like a thorn in my side at this point! In the last year or so I’ve really noticed that my eyes are puffy and have dark circles when I wake up in the mornings. Not awesome. In my 20’s and 30’s I never knew bags and/or dark circles. Now I wake up to them every day! So I NEVER go to bed without a eye cream. Ever. This eye cream has literally improved that whole nightmare I face every morning when I look in the mirror. It dramatically helped with hydration, puffiness and dark circles and I look more ‘awake’ and refreshed.
Natasha loves the night cream. Typically night creams kind of scare us since they tend to be heavier, thicker and sometimes too fragrant. This night cream is full of ceramides and minerals to help restore your skin’s barrier while you sleep. It is a light weight formula, doesn’t feel oily on your face, has a faint pretty scent and best of all it makes your skin look and feel refreshed, radiant and hydrated when you wake up.
We both have different skin types and skin concerns but these products worked out extremely awesome for both of us. We found that the textures of these products were incredible. Smooth, non-sticky, not heavy, smell amazing, feel heavenly on the skin and mostly we’re impressed because they did what they claim to do. Brilliant.
This new skincare has a new revolutionary technology called Cosmetic DronesTM. This is a delivery system for the active ingredients to be released into the skin at exactly the areas needed. Kind of like Botox. Thereby reducing fine lines and wrinkles, tightens pores and restores radiance.
Hard Candy’s Spring/Summer 2017 Collection – Sheer Envy Prismatic Highlighter Rainbow Pearl Powder & Sheer Envy Color Correct Perfecting Powder.
We both love face products – blushes, bronzers, highlighters. We love it all. But who doesn’t? Strobing, sculpting, highlighting and contouring have been all the rage in the cosmetic industry for the past several years. I have literally been using the highlighting technique for many, many years. Before it was a ‘thing’. Needless to say we are always up for trying new techniques and new products. We crazy like that. ha!
Hard Candy’s new highlighter, the Sheer Envy Prismatic Highlighter is made with light-reflective pearls that diffuse light and accentuate your cheekbones. It is a very different universal pearl shade which we have never seen before. It would be flattering on all skin tones but I think a darker skin tone it would look amazing on. We found that it also does leave a glitter effect so you definitely don’t need to apply too much. Start off with a light hand and add more for a desired look. For all of you beauties who love the glitter/highlight you’ll love this!
The Sheer Envy Color Correct Perfecting Powder was a shocking find that we didn’t really anticipate liking so much. Not because of any real reason, but solely because we already have our favourite correctors. But we both really do like it a lot. It feels smooth to the touch and goes on incredibly easy. It is a finely milled pressed powder mix of all the colours required to correct any skin concerns and leaves your skin tone naturally evened out.
We love that Hard Candy makes quality beauty products at extremely affordable prices – most of their line retails for under $10 CAD! The highlighter pictured only costs $7.98 CAD. Like we always say, you don’t always need to spend a ton of money for amazing products. Sometimes it’s nice to splurge on specific favourites while saving money on various inexpensive items. That’s how you can score those rare gems that you fall in love with regardless of how inexpensive it is!
Another reason we recommend this brand is for the fact that they don’t test on animals. We try to be conscious of the products we use and we realize that some of our (favourite products) from certain brands unfortunately are not (yet) PETA friendly. We definitely hope that one day this will not even be an option for any cosmetic companies.
Hard Candy’s new SS17 Collection which is featured in our favourites this month are available exclusively at Walmart stores across Canada.
What beauty products are you loving this month? Let us know!
Laura & Natasha
(written by Laura)