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April 7, 2017

Tasha Leelyn’s Night Time Routine With Biore


This time of year it’s easy for your night time routine to consist of passing out with your face in a text book, waking up at 2am on drool soaked pages, realizing you forgot to eat dinner, making a hard-boiled egg, brushing your teeth (you’re not an animal) and falling asleep to YouTube videos.

If this scenario sounds all too familiar, let Tasha Leelyn’s night time routine with Bioré serve as some inspiration. Maybe you won’t have time to take your dogs for a walk, but giving your face a quick wipe and even treating yourself to a *1-minute mask* is totally doable before you hit the pillow.

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Beauty
March 29, 2017

FORA x Biore: Give Me A Minute!


Sometimes all you need is a minute- to brush your teeth, brew your coffee or grab your breakfast. But since when could you do a face mask in just one minute? The Bioré Self Heating One Minute Mask is infused with natural charcoal and heats up on contact to open pores and draw out dirt.

Jump start your day by seamlessly incorporating this mask into your morning routine. Watch Much creator Tasha Leelyn give it a try in the video below as she shows us how to make the most of our mornings with Bioré!

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Beauty
March 8, 2017

Blindfolded Makeup Challenge With Tasha Leelyn

Everyone knows not to judge a book by it’s cover, but if we ~were~ to judge Much Creator Tasha Leelyn’s look in her latest video, we’d definitely be like “did she do her makeup in the dark or something?”

And we’d pretty much be right.

Tasha recently got together with Katie Kavanagh, a Toronto-based graphic designer, to discuss her winning design for Bioré’s 20th Anniversary Deep Cleansing Pore Strip packaging – and to try their hand at a blindfolded makeup challenge!

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Beauty
March 1, 2017

FORA x Biore: Celebrating 20 Years Of Pore Strips

New day, new beauty product. As beauty lovers, it seems like we’re always being introduced to the latest and greatest innovations in makeup and skincare–but few products are in for the long haul. But that’s not the case with Bioré! This year, the skincare brand is celebrating the 20th anniversary (that’s right, 20 years!) of their iconic pore strips.

To commemorate the incredible milestone, Bioré enlisted the help of Katie Kavanagh, a recent Humber College grad and Toronto-based graphic designer to create new, limited edition packaging for their Deep Cleansing Pore Strip range. We got the chance to chat with Katie on set at our shoot with Bioré about her inspirations, how she came up with the design, and her favourite pore strip memories. Check out our interview with her—and enter to win your own Bioré prize pack—under the cut!

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Beauty
February 28, 2017

Melissa Merk’s Drug Store Beauty Favourites

Shoppers Drug Mart is one of those magical places that ~truly~ is a one-stop shop.  You can go in with a shopping list of tampons, birth control,  yogurt, bronzer and Gas-X—

AND LEAVE WITH EVERYTHING ON THAT LIST. (plus some Excel Bubblemint gum, just ’cause, y’know)

Much Digital Creator Melissa Merk recently went on a Shoppers Drug Mart ~shopping spree~ where she picked up some newly available products.

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Beauty
February 27, 2017

Pretty Packaged Products That Work!

We all know ~*it’s what’s on the inside that counts*~ but sometimes pretty packaging can count for something too. If it’s aesthetic enough to earn a spot on your Instagram feed, then we can only hope it’s contents are equally appealing.

No matter your skin type, we rounded up some products that are guaranteed to make your skin and your bathroom counter look ~flawless~

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Beauty
February 17, 2017

Airplane Beauty Hacks: In-Flight Essentials

Travel can be a killer on your beauty routine. Airplanes, buses and trains are all extremely stuffy and can dry out your skin (and let’s be honest—you always feel super gross after a few hours stuck in a seat surrounded by strangers).

That’s why when you travel you have to switch up your products and find ones that will keep you *shining bright* even in the dullest airport lighting. So before you head out the door on your next adventure, check out our list of the best beauty products for travelling!
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Beauty
February 15, 2017

Technique Of The Week: Winter Skincare Routine

Just when we thought ~spring~ was almost ~sprung~ winter decided “Nah, Imma stay a while longer actually. Hope that’s cool.” And like, no winter, it’s actually not that cool. But w/e okay we’ll deal.

At least we have Much Digital Creator LookUnderHere to show us her fail-proof winter skin care routine to help troubled skin. Check out the full tutorial below!

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Beauty
February 7, 2017

Lip Masks: The Secret To Fuller Looking Lips

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If your pout is naturally pillow-y, you’re one of the lucky ones. If you’re someone who needs a bit of ~plumping up~ however; say hello to lip masks! The natural, ultra-hydrating skincare step we can’t do without (especially in the dry winter months).

Whether you choose to use a mask at night so you wake up with plush, velvety lips or whether you keep one in your purse for a mid-day moisture boost, plump lips are on everyone’s ~must have~ list. Below are our six favourite lip masks for getting a fuller looking pout.

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Beauty
January 12, 2017

Technique Of The Week: Winter Night Routine

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The art of getting ready is one that we all frantically try to master–time limits aren’t really our ~thing~

But the art of getting UNready…that is an art that we don’t mind taking our time to perfect, because the only place we need to go when we’re done is face-first into a pillowy dream world (also known as our bed).

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