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October 2014 Estee Lauder is what’s filled in the FW Bag this year. We have always adored the brand for its quality and refined finishing. However, we love it even more now with its innovative packaging!   The Pure Colour … Continue reading

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Aug 2014 There are an infinite amount of eye creams out there with many sub categories such as cures for puffy eyes, anti agers, adding freshness, getting rid of dark circles and so on. Fashion Weekly selected a few creams … Continue reading

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July 2014 By Zoya S. Welcoming an array of incredible products, Murale by Shoppers Drug Mart certainly filled up our Tuesday morning with a morning of glam! The event, to preview Murale’s upcoming 2014 launches welcomed beauty maestros from across … Continue reading

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June 2014 By Harija Ravitharan When one hears the term, “beauty” they quickly connect it with women and makeup. But many tend to forget that even men have they own beauty tricks and tips. For example, tips to reduce dark … Continue reading

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May 2014 4 Week all Natural Beauty Regime for your Hair   By: Christopher Mello   With summer vastly approaching it’s time to whip that hair into shape with all natural products found at your grocery store, giving you longer, … Continue reading

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April 2014 Lianne B With so many different beauty products, lines, and brands out there, it’s becoming somewhat of a challenge to find what’s best for your skin.  More so, it has become difficult to differentiate eco brands according to … Continue reading

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March 2014 Christopher Mello Barbie Goes el’Natural. Doll me up like a Barbie; do my hair for a party, for “the bigger, the better”, the better I become. She’s no ordinary gal, that finds a need to plaster her face … Continue reading

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February 2014 Relaxation might be an understatement when you visit the Miraj Hammam Spa by Caudalie Paris at the very prestigious Shangri-La Hotel in Toronto! When you enter the hotel, right away there is a scent of mystery and sensuality … Continue reading

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By Samantha L. Feb 2014 Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and the time is now to practice your perfect date night beauty routine. Lauren Conrad is naturally polished and has an air of effortless sophistication. Long from days … Continue reading

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FW is obsessed with Murale’s extensive selection of products so we handpicked our choices for 2014!   1-       Bobbi Brown Deluxe Size Hydrating Eye Cream 2-       Patyka Intensive Cleansing Milk 3-       Anna Sui Lip Glosses 4-       Deborah Lippmann Jewel Heist … Continue reading

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FW is super excited to do a full on feature on the Miraj Hammam Spa at the Shangri-La Hotel this upcoming new year! But for now, we highly recommend some of these ultra luxe Holiday Gift Packages that would be … Continue reading

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Let’s face it- Winter makes your nails brittle and dry. Some of us are blessed with manicured tips others not so much-  A quick and easy fix before an after work party, holiday get together or even for you and … Continue reading

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November 2013 By Lianne Beland A Canadian winter is nothing but marvelous.  The season takes us from peppermint lattes and cozy sweaters by the fireplace, to ice skating and cross-country skiing in the chilly winter air.  Though we may love … Continue reading

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October 2013   We are just crazy in love with the cutest packaging of Stila – their cosmetics are super fun, flirty, practical and amazing quality. For the upcoming holiday season their palettes are an excellent gift idea as well … Continue reading

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October 2013 By: Jennifer Chen   Your eyebrows say a lot about you. An arched eyebrow show amusement, a straighter brow can look more professional, and thicker brows give a youthful appearance. But what exactly is the best eyebrow shape … Continue reading

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September 2013 Lots of fresh new scents for the upcoming chilly weather to warm you up! Our first pick is Downtown By Calvin Klein. This is a modern scent for the woman who is on the go but still wants … Continue reading

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Sept 2013 Recently, FW visited the launch of Pretty Woman Cosmetics in the west end of GTA.  PW (Pretty Woman ) http://www.prettywomancosmetics.ca/ is a one stop shop for everything you need. With mini makeovers and yummy munchies- the launch had … Continue reading

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Sept 2013 Shenelle B. You’re never too old to rock a ponytail, whether your hair is long or short, we have the best styles for you!   There are many ways to style a ponytail. There is the simple messy … Continue reading

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August 2013 Samantha Lawson A day at the spa is a good day indeed. It was a pleasant visit to The Nouvelle Maria Spa, located at the Skyline King Edward Hotel on King Street West in Toronto, to test out … Continue reading

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July 2013 by Shenelle B. Look outside at the beauty of summer. Where the light from the sun shines on a beautiful summer day. Yet, the rays are hot and began to burn your skin. Can there be too much … Continue reading

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Pamela Mermigas   Fashion Weekly Magazine got the opportunity to attend Estee Lauder’s Fall 2013 Collection Preview. There are many exciting items Estee Lauder has to offer this upcoming fall. They produced products that are to die for, as the … Continue reading

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June 2013 Samantha Lawson Calling all Men: if your idea of facial cleansing is lukewarm water and a generic bar of soap, we hate (but secretly love) to break it to you, but it’s time for a change! There are … Continue reading

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May 2013 We love that chic french twist but let’s face it, who has time to be so neat and detailed? Well transform your bed head into an ultra cool messy HALF FRENCH TWIST which is effortless but looks sophisticated … Continue reading

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April 2013 by Courtney Vike   Glam Glow – Fresh Faced Effect   The roaring twenties inspired the twinkly eyes and rose-petal blush by designers like Chanel.  It seems that everything old, trend-wise, is becoming new again.  I am loving … Continue reading

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April 2013 Magdalena Kapela There are several factors that can contribute to the discoloration of teeth.  Medications, diseases and advancing age are causes of tooth discoloration that are unavoidable. However, some causes like a poor diet and tobacco use are … Continue reading

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March 2013 Spring time means feeling fresh, clean, airy, and light. Runway trends are show casing lovely lilacs, light lemons and dusty pinks. Inspired by those soft pastels is a fragrance collection ; My Little Chloés’ limited edition, three delightful … Continue reading

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Feb 2013 By Courtney Vike Okay ladies, we are well into the new year now and, if you are still feeling a little tired and worn out from those fabulous holidays, here a few little tricks to refresh your look … Continue reading

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Feb 2013 By Erika L. 1. Shorter bath time- Having a long, hot shower may seem like the most delightful thing on a cold winter day but it isn’t the best for your skin as it strips your skin off … Continue reading

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January 2013 Winter is just horrible for our hair. All we are left with all season long is flat hair, static and limp looks. Why not try a new look? Curls- whether your face structure is for loose curls, or … Continue reading

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jan 2013 by megan d. As the clock strikes midnight on New Year’s Eve, nothing sets the mood like a great group of friends, a little bubbly, and of course, an outstanding beauty look. It doesn’t take a lot to … Continue reading

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Dec 11 2012 Luxurious, shimmering and sparkling shades of gold have taken over Lancome’s limited edition Holiday 2012 collection. Inspired by the world’s most beautiful city, Paris- the “illuminating” effect of the collection makes perfect sense. With a variety of … Continue reading

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December 2012 Cover Girl Clump Crusher Mascara One part mega lashes one part super hero qualities, the Cover Girl Lash Blast Clump Crusher Mascara is all the things we love for the holidays- mega, intense and long lasting effects! The … Continue reading

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Nov 12th 2012 Dr Roebuck’s prescribes this soothing BUBS & BITS for post waxing, post shaving, nappy rash and all those precious and sensitive parts. As a recent mommy again, my baby and I are loving Bubs and Bits- its … Continue reading

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nov 1st 2012 wendi c Currently gothic wine red lipstick is definitely the key colour on the autumn/winter 2012/13 catwalks. Real Way Showtime: ? Vamp, wine-toned lipstick is an emerging red carpet trend ? Teamed with flawless skin, sculpted brows … Continue reading

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Oct 24th 2012 Inspired by 18th century botanical gardens of whimsical and mysterious flowers and scents, Florabotanica is just that. It is fresh, airy and sensual. The bottle is chic and pretty. It is modern and contemporary which adds a … Continue reading

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October 2012 By Megan Dussin As Fashion Week is currently underway on runways across the world, fresh new hair and makeup looks are popping up on models and fashionistas alike. While some looks may seem completely outrageous and unlike anything … Continue reading

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September 25th 2012 By Cassandra C The beauty trends this fall will have everyone lip locked and shell shocked with radiant reds, mouth watering mulberries, and naughty but nice nudes. Start with a trendy baby face palette and runway inspired … Continue reading

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Sep 11 2012 Lauren Kurtz, Founder of Good Gosh Beauty talks about being red carpet ready, and with TIFF going on these tips could be very helpful! A big hit this season: Lash extensions! Krutz says , “Ultimately, my goal … Continue reading

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Sept 2012 By Kirsten Transitioning into the colder months means dusting off your boots, hanging up you sweaters and choosing a new makeup pallet that compliments the season. Joe Fresh brand cosmetics makes it simple and affordable to change your … Continue reading

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The Gel Nail Polish that lasts and lasts! Lets face it we all love manicures but the chipping, smudging and quick wear off is a major turn off ! All that money and what happens, within a few days its … Continue reading

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August 18th 2012 With Fall just around the corner, Estee Lauder has a line up of fresh new products that will make the transition from summer to fall and joyous and vibrant one! ESTÉE LAUDER INTRODUCES VIOLET UNDERGROUND This collection … Continue reading

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Wednesday Aug 8th 2012 We all love Madonna regardless of what era we are from. The scent is as glamorous as the bottle. There is a major glam factor to the Truth or Dare By Madonna. However, the main appeal … Continue reading

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Thu July 5th 2012 If you visit the site www.hairflairs.com you will see that the Color Rub is described to be Available in 9 Bright Colors! The ORIGINAL temporary color that rubs directly on to hair. Designed for hair, let … Continue reading

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Tue June 26th 2012 By Ksenia B. Which woman doesn’t love getting pampered? We all love being taken care of. Personally, I love manicures. There’s something about getting my nails done that leaves me feeling almost refreshed. Unfortunately for me, … Continue reading

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Tue June 19 2012 Made of Sterling Silver and 14K Gold Vermeil, these drops are the perfect accessory to jazz up any outfit. Perfect for a gift or a treat for one self, the Compass Drop Earrings by Belargo Jewelry … Continue reading

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June 2012 By Samanatha Summer is just around the corner, but is your beauty bag prepared for it? FW is here to ensure you are fully prepared for the summer with all the must have products. # 1 rule – … Continue reading

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Tue May 22 2012 By Jennifer Now more than ever, green or eco-friendly products have swarmed the fashion and cosmetic industries. More and more people are buying these products, without really knowing why or even what the benefits of these … Continue reading

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Tue May 8th 2012 FEELS LUSH • Enriched with skin conditioning ingredients and antioxidants, Vitamin E and Vitamin C, for sensationally smooth and cushioned lips • Sheer formula is incredibly moisturizing for glistening shine that is never sticky • Over … Continue reading

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May 1st 2012 By Desiree! Being Green isn’t only about recycling; it’s also about what you use in your makeup bag. Looking great while still being environmentally cautious is the new trend! Eco-friendly cosmetics are made with ingredients such as … Continue reading

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Thu April 26 2012 FW is in love again. There is something about a good smelling man, but there’s something great about a man who scent lingers on till you catch a full glimpse of him! Well Davidoff Cool Water … Continue reading

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Mar 31 2012 Jeannie Yeoh There is never a lack of creativity in the careers of a make up artist as they create beautiful looks each season. This Spring is another great example of their innovative talents as runway models … Continue reading

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Monday March 19th 2012 Written By: Amrita Labana Our style team wants you to be spring makeup ready! We visited the spring runways and here are the four essential trends and makeup must haves for the spring. Bold Lips- The … Continue reading

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Monday March 5th 2012 By Courtney Vike The gaining popularity of laser hair removal each year, is worth sharing with the women (and men) of the world. How women will opt to manage their “hair-down-there” is, of course, a personal … Continue reading

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Feb Mon 27 2012 Issue of the month: MARCH 2012 ISSUE Marc Jacobs 100 ml Tropical scents are the Must have fragrances for this Spring 2012 RAIN is the watery fresh smell that has been quite popular with the Marc … Continue reading

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Monday February 20th 2012: Feb Issue 3 With the winter here and there , our cheeks can get a bit dull- well FW suggest Estee Lauder’s a new generation of cheek colour with NEW Pure Color Blush. 16 new shades, … Continue reading

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Issue 4: January 30 2012 Solid Perfume Ring With Necklace of Daisy Marc Jacobs This is the perfect combination of perfume and jewelry. Who doesn’t love branded labels and to own something of Marc Jacobs at the fraction of a … Continue reading

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Monday January 23 2012 – Jan issue 3 Inspired by the beauty of Isle of Capri, Estée Lauder for summer 2012 has launched the Limited Edition Bronze Goddess Capri collection capturing the intoxicating feeling of summer in this exotic locale. … Continue reading

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The most wonderful time of the year always seems to be the busiest. This holiday season it seems like the holiday shopping list never ends along with the list of parties you have to attend. With so many things to … Continue reading

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The winter always has new and festive things come our way because let’s face it- Canada is all about the winter. Well one other thing Canada is becoming quite involved in is the green scene. The eco-friendly industry is reaching … Continue reading

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We love CK One for its versatility and broad audience. This fall season we love it even more because whoever you are, wherever you are, this super cool and portable CK One On-the-Go stick is just fabulous. It’s slim and … Continue reading

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Want to smell terrific as well? Well, then try the new Beyonce Heat Rush fragrance that is a blend of passion fruit, Brazilian cherry and blood oranges. Its fresh, feminine and sexy. This Spring whatever the weather may be, Lancaster’s … Continue reading

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Where: 66 Avenue Road T: (416) 926 9303 Review: From the moment I walked through the door of the spa until the moment I left, all of my needs and wants were more than taken care of. Novo spa definitely … Continue reading

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Located in Toronto’s trendy shopping district of Queen West, Seraphic is a boutique for all fashion lovers who want the latest styles without breaking the bank. You can shop for yourself, your daughter, your mother and even your boyfriend. Trust … Continue reading

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Genetic Denim has made its way to Toronto. Jennifer Garner, Jessica Alba, Halle Berry, Sienna Miller and many other A- list celebrities love the feel and quality of this jean- its available at Holt Renfrew, Aritzia and TNT – so … Continue reading

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Hot New Products to Check Out! Compiled by Sakina Khawaja and the FW Staff The FW staff has taken a personal interest in some of the products featured – read on to see what we thought! Ojon Hair: Restorative Hair … Continue reading

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By: Sheila Teixeira, FW Contributor The day my friend, Cynthia, died from breast cancer, I leaned against the wall outside her hospital room. I childishly imagined her skipping down the hallway, Jesus at her side. It was what Cynthia believed … Continue reading

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By: Amanda Bloye, FW Writer One of the most devastating things a woman can hear from her doctor is that a lump has been found in her breast. According to the Canadian Breast Cancer society one in nine women will … Continue reading

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By: Sakina Khawaja, FW Out and bout tonight? Well then get ready to use… CoverGirl’s True Blend Minerals Shimmering Sands Blush, Line Exact Liquid Liner, Eye enhancers Eye shaddow and Cover Girls Out last lip colour combined with Rimmel’s Vinyl … Continue reading

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By: Katya Revenko, FW Personally one of my favourite and perhaps understated collections of L’Oreal Fashion Week was Katya Revenko with their amazing use of hair and make up on the runway. Katya Revenko did metallics in makeup (a long … Continue reading

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BY AMANDA BLOYE, FW Writer Brenda* lies on the operating table, anxiously awaiting the lethargy of the anesthetic. She waits for the soothing calm of the hospital’s drugs to sweep over her body. As it worked its way through her … Continue reading

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BY AINSLEY GRAHAM, FW Writer The search for the perfect nail colour for most women is equivalent to the search for the Holy Grail. There are so many colours that most of us are overwhelmed when standing in front of … Continue reading

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BY AMANDA BLOYE, FW Writer When prepping for a night on the town or a picnic date in the park, fewer staples are more important than a fresh face or fabulous pout. Here, Fashion Weekly has compiled two great makeup … Continue reading

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BY LORA MAGHANOY, FW Editor Rummaging through your mother’s makeup drawer or makeup bag was once considered as bad as rummaging through her closet. Playing makeup is a common activity for young girls, but many of the products discovered in … Continue reading

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BY AMANDA BLOYE, FW Writer With the disaster of global warming weighing heavily on our consciences, many companies are beginning to deem themselves as environmentally safe. Many of these companies offer products like shampoos, automobiles, food and even cooking appliances … Continue reading

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BY AMANDA BLOYE, FW Writer When Hana Zalzal began her career she never dreamed she would become the founder of an award winning cosmetic company recognizable on a global scale. Sure she wore makeup, owned makeup and had an underlying … Continue reading

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Fashion Weekly reviews some of today’s hottest fragrances. BY LORA MAGHANOY, FW Editor Every year, there is a plethora of new fragrances that designers debut. While many of us like to stick to the classics (Chanel No. 5, for example) … Continue reading

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Treat yourself to some at-home spa tips that will leave you and your wallet happy. BY ERIN JONES, FW Writer Not many people would think to look in their own kitchen for ingredients to make their own at home face … Continue reading

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