May 302016
Letter D nail art: Essence in  Do You Speak Love, Date in the Moonlight and Gosh in Drizzle

While choosing the nail polishes I wanted to use in order to create D nail art, I came up with two trios: one with classic colours, and one with a more unusual combination. I decided to go with the unique trio. Not only did I choose 3 shades that I wouldn’t immediately put together, I […]

May 062016
Look Round-up: Fall/Winter 2015

Since I posted a very introspective and reflective post earlier this week, I thought I’d follow that up with a round-up of slightly older looks from the fall and winter. Basically, it’s an excuse to go through some of my LOTD collages and finally get some up on the blog. Here they are, oldest to […]

Mar 282016
Guest Post: Danielle is Wearing Rose Quartz & Serenity

Hi everyone! I’m interrupting your regularly scheduled program here at Workaday Beauty today for a special Canadian Beauty Blogger guest post! Before I begin, I’m Danielle, and you can find me at Darling Magpie, where I blog about beauty, skincare, nail polish and, quite often, tea! But here at Workaday Beauty today my post is […]

Feb 062016
LOTD Round-up: Budget Beauty Brands

Makeup products can be really expensive, but they don’t have to be. There are many affordable brands available. Today’s look of the day round-up features looks that I put together using very affordable eyeshadows. I have Mariposa (Canadian Dollarama), Kleancolor (US dollar stores) and Essence (Canadian Shoppers Drugmart). Essence makes an appearance in my looks […]

Dec 062015
Monthly Empties: November 2015

Another month done, and so it’s time to check out the empties bucket. The bucket seemed to be empty for the first half of the month. I was starting to get a bit worried that I wouldn’t finish anything, but then it started to fill up fast. Overall, there was quite a bit that ended […]

Oct 152015
CBBOctNails Day 5 – Orange nail art

We’ve arrived at the one day of the challenge that I wasn’t looking forward to. I’m just not an orange person, but I gave it a shot anyway. I attempted to do a blobbicure look with 2 orange shades (Revlon Colorstay in Sorbet and Essence Colour & Go in Flashy Pumpkin), but it turned out […]