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Halifax | Writing Whimsy
Zoë’s BEAUTY PANEL posts
Having moved across Canada a couple times, Zoë is now working towards her PhD in beautiful rural Nova Scotia. In addition to studying plant genetics,
Writing Whimsy is her space on the internet to share the things that make her happy, which includes makeup, fragrance, books and tea. She loves doing product reviews, putting together FOTDs, and trying to maintain a skincare routine. Her reviews are honest and she’s always excited to try out new products even if she’s never successfully managed winged eyeliner.
You can usually find Zoë scribbling something in glitter pen with a cup full of tea and an arm full of swatches.
Toronto | Megan Joy
Megan’s BEAUTY PANEL posts
Megan is a small town girl now living in the big city of Toronto. She loves all things vintage and can usually be found with a
When she’s not writing or making YouTube videos you can find her on the couch snuggling her French Bulldog, Buffy.
Toronto | A Beautiful Zen
Jenn’s BEAUTY PANEL posts
Jenn is a 20-something year old, currently living in Toronto, ON but hailing from Vancouver, BC, who has taken the plunge
Always ready to try the latest in skincare and more than ready to experiment with color, Jenn brings a trusted and grounded voice to the beauty blogosphere. A Beautiful Zen has provided useful and hilarious commentary on beauty and lifestyle since 2013 and aims to be your voice of reason in the beauty world.
Toronto | Beauty Echoes
Mikayla’s BEAUTY PANEL posts
Since the moment she could clumsily grab hold of her mom’s brand new Chanel red lipstick and chomp on it with her gummy teeth, Mikayla knew she had
With a degree in Communications, and an unrelenting love for the beauty industry, she has always known that her passion lived in the editorial world, but like many new grads out there, she faced one of life’s biggest challenges – finding a career that would closely align within her field of interest. After receiving what seemed like a thousand rejection letters, she decided to pave her own path, because after all, if you don’t work towards your dreams you may end up spending your life working for someone else who did.
Beauty Echoes was created to echo all of life’s beautiful wonders as it is captured through Mikayla’s lens.
Calgary | Life, Set Sail
Brittany’s BEAUTY PANEL posts
Hailing from British Coloumbia, Brittany is an island girl at heart. Since falling in love with the man of her dreams she now lives in Calgary,
Montreal | Stealing Beauty
Alexa’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Alexa is a university student majoring in communications and culture studies with a love for all things beauty and fashion.
Toronto | The Burgundy Book
Rema’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Born and bred British, Rema is a beauty writer who lives for the cold but sunny days. She works with Songza constantly playing in
Arianne de Guzman
Toronto | Glitter Geek
Arianne’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Arianne is the Toronto-based creator of Glitter Geek, a beauty blog full of beauty product reviews and makeup tutorials, written
Toronto | Toronto Beauty Reviews
Elaine’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Elaine Atkins is an everyday girl from Toronto with a love for all things beauty and skincare. With a background in Chemical
Toronto | Bold n Beautiful Makeup
Janella’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Janella is a wife/mother of three with a full time position at Sephora as a beauty consultant/freelance MUA and owner
Toronto | THISWASFOREVER
Emily’s BEAUTY PANEL posts One fine afternoon in 2010, Emily made her first post on THISWASFOREVER. An artist, a dreamer and an overachiever, Emily updates
Kawartha Lakes | Perilously Pale
Christa’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Christa is a fair-skinned, beauty obsessed, online shopping addict and professional makeup artist dedicated to providing honest
Toronto | Rock That Look
Anjali’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Anjali is a beauty and lifestyle blogger based in Toronto. She believes that every woman deserves to feel beautiful and hopes to
Vancouver | alison*elle
Alison’s BEAUTY PANEL posts A lawyer by profession, Alison maintains her love of all things fashion & beauty through her blog, alison*elle. Founded in 2010
Sandra D. Sobon
Mississauga | Moms Makeup Stash
Sandra’s BEAUTY PANEL postsSandra is a 38-year-old wife and mother of two whose beauty site provides a creative escape from her everyday corporate routine
Toronto | Product Wars
Fiona’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Fiona always had a love and interest for makeup artistry. After graduating from university, she entered the realm
Montreal | Gen In The City
Genevieve’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Genevieve is a young and passionate fashion marketing student with a love for anything girly! She writes about
Toronto | Ruban x Rose
Michèle’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Michèle Leung is a trend aficionado constantly searching for something new and exciting. She loves all aspects of beauty
Toronto | BEAUTY AND A BITE
Maria’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Maria is a Filipina-Canadian who works and plays in all things creative and digital. She has a fun personality and loves to laugh (at her own jokes).
Ottawa | Twenty York Street
Marilou’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Manila-born, Asia-raised and now Ottawa-based, Marilou Moles is an acclaimed Canadian blogger and diversely published writer
Toronto | Fun Size Beauty
Stephanie’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Stephanie is the mind behind the Toronto-based blog Fun Size Beauty. She likes to think outside the box and create diverse content
Calgary | Adorable On Your Vanity
Shivani’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Shivani is the “editor” and by that she means, the only person behind the beauty blog called Adorable On Your Vanity. Blogging since 2010,
Amanda Raponi Hart
Oakville | Vanity Presse
Amanda’s BEAUTY PANEL posts As a child, Amanda’s favourite part of figure skating competitions was playing with makeup before she actually got on the ice to skate.
Oakville | Vanity Presse
Anna’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Anna is a contributor to Vanity Presse, a beauty blog founded by her sister, Amanda Raponi in 2011. Anna’s interest in the fashion
Toronto | Beauty PhD
Maggie’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Maggie Ng is a humble, yet accomplished Toronto makeup artist. With a decade of experience in the beauty
Toronto | Paint Me Pretty
Laurelle’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Laurelle is a professional makeup artist and esthetician. She is a beauty addict who specializes in wedding makeup and nail art.
Montreal | Ivory Avenue
Natalie’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Natalie writes her beauty blog, Ivory Avenue, from a small town outside of Montreal. What started as a creative outlet,
Ottawa | Exquisitely Chic
Cassy’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Cassy is a born and raised country girl-turned-military-wife, with a heart that yearns for the city. Living close to Ottawa,
She pours her profound knowledge of beauty (stemming from her Makeup Artistry and Aesthetics background) into her blog, Exquisitely Chic. Cassy’s main passion is helping women of all ages feel and look as beautiful as they are on the inside, and make it shine through on the outside.
Vancouver | Cosmetic Proof
Jayne’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Jayne is a proud Vancouverite whose blogging beginnings started in 2011 with a nail art dotting tool. Cosmetic Proof began as a way
Calgary | Lions Lace Lattes
Ashley’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Lions Lace Lattes is a beauty, fashion, and lifestyle blog written by Ashley Pettigrew. Ashley documents daily makeup looks, favourite products
Durham | Spiced Beauty
Jennifer’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Jennifer is a Canadian beauty blogger that fell in love with makeup after browsing through special FX videos on YouTube
Toronto | Sparkly Playground
Joyce’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Joyce is a Toronto-based blogger writing about anything that sparks her interest. On her blog, Sparkly Playground, she shares her
Toronto | LipstickRules
Michelle’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Michelle Mullins is a wife, mom, career woman by day and an award-winning beauty blogger by night. She is the creator and writer behind
London | Funny Face Beauty
Alicia’s BEAUTY PANEL posts With a love for the beauty industry, and a passion for writing, Alicia, a self-confessed makeup addict, and all-around product
Toronto | Makeup By Tess
Tess’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Tess Lopez is an editorial supervisor by day and a freelance makeup artist and beauty blogger by night. She successfully
Toronto | Shop Pretty
Andrea’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Andrea Victory-LaCasse is a Toronto-based beauty writer originally from St. John’s, Newfoundland. Her preference for eco-friendly
Vancouver | Call It Beauty
Dani’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Dani is a Vancouver based singer/performer who started blogging as a means to amalgamate two of her favourite things: writing and
Toronto | Stylish & Literate
Aleeza’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Aleeza is the editor of the Toronto-based beauty and life(style) blog, Stylish & Literate. Her blog is a fun mix of helpful beauty reviews,
Montreal | Gaby’s Beauty Blog
Gaby’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Gaby has a university degree in Translation but her true passions are beauty and animals. She started her cruelty-free beauty blog
Burlington | Liner Glitter Gloss
Dee’s BEAUTY PANEL postsA longtime obsession with all things beauty led Dee to create her blog in November 2011. She’s always on the hunt for the next big thing
Vancouver | The Bunnie Hole
Gerry’s BEAUTY PANEL postsGerry is a Vancouver gal with a big city heart and a little country in her soul who has a secret identity as a beauty blogging bunny named
Montreal | My Beauty Box
Ellie’s BEAUTY PANEL postsEllie is a naturopath and total beauty and makeup addict. She is passionate about nutrition, natural health and anything
She loves whipping up home-made masks, testing new beauty trends and wearing every nail and lip colour under the sun. She started her blog as an outlet to fuel her passion, share her experiences, review products and connect with fellow beauty junkies around the world.
Toronto | SFYGF
JJ’s BEAUTY PANEL postsBorn and raised in Toronto, JJ Cowan spent her formative years attentively snooping through her mother’s makeup bag and aimlessly
Aïda Michelle Lopes
Montreal | I Fell For That
Aïda’s BEAUTY PANEL postsAïda came to Montréal four years ago to study in communication and fell in love with the city. She’s currently working in public relations and blog on
Winnipeg | A Pop of Colour
Shayna’s BEAUTY PANEL postsShayna Wiwierski is a magazine editor by day, fitness instructor, freelance writer/editor and beauty blogger by night. Never shy in front of More
Toronto | A Lovely Allure
Michelle’s BEAUTY PANEL postsMichelle Louie is a full-time business student and beauty blogger, who recently discovered her passion for makeup, writing,
Mississauga | Glitter Diaries
Kelly’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Ever since “stealing” her mother’s makeup palette when she was a young girl, makeup has always been in Kelly’s veins.
After finishing the makeup program at The School of Makeup Art back in 2008, Kelly started dabbling in beauty blogging but after a short time, decided to focus on her makeup artistry business. A hunger for sharing her knowledge and experimental attitude towards makeup led her to get back into the blogging scene with Glitter Diaries in the beginning of 2011. Having a journalism background and an ever growing makeup and beauty collection, Glitter Diaries has become Kelly’s outlet for sharing her thoughts on the latest products, looks and trends, and helping to inspire others to take chances and have fun with makeup.
Burlington | the pretty vain
Amy’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Amy is a 20-something beauty addict from the GTA and the founder of the pretty vain, a blog devoted to all things beauty.
Her blog features helpful beauty reviews, nail art designs and the always exciting “look of the day.” She began blogging in February of 2012 as a means to give her passion a proper outlet. With a career in fashion and merchandising, she understands the importance of beauty in the industry and strives to make it affordable and easy for anyone from beginners to other beauty gurus.
Markham | Your Favorite Nisha
Nisha’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Nisha is a blogger and YouTuber based in Markham, Ontario. She started blogging and making YouTube videos
after continuously being asked about how she curls her hair. Her focus is to show her viewers and readers how to enhance their natural beauty (inside and out), while having fun with makeup. Nisha motivates her subscribers to be confident and sees herself as the “go-to big sister for all things beauty and fashion”. While working in marketing and sales, Nisha also does freelance makeup. Ultimately, she likes to laugh and make others laugh.
Montreal | Ommorphia Beauty Bar
Eugenia’s BEAUTY PANEL posts The world of makeup can be transformative. A swipe of lipstick, a quick pop of blush, a pass with the mascara wand and instantly,
your mood is changed. I’ve loved all things beauty for as long as I can remember and combined with my love of writing, creating my blog back in 2010 became the perfect way of merging both worlds. High-end products push all my buttons (Chanel-addicted, yes!) and I’m known for my nail polish obsession—but I’m always on the lookout for the latest products to share with my readers.
Toronto | Beauty Funk
Sarah’s BEAUTY PANEL posts Sarah is the creator of Toronto-based lifestyle blog, Beauty Funk, which features primarily beauty related posts with a smattering of style,
foodie, and opinion pieces in between. She started blogging and vlogging regularly in November of 2013 as a creative outlet for writing and her love of superficial things (not sorry). She works in online publishing and content creation both as a career and a hobby. Check out her blog for lots of DIY skincare, makeup tutorials, healthy recipes, and the odd venture into creative writing.