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Beauty Buzz 411
Written by Crystal Jensen   

The latest buzz on the delicious and decadent bath and beauty secrets from beauty blogger Crystal Jensen!

We'll Have You Blushing

For someone that doesn't wear a lot of makeup, the product that I am constantly on the hunt for is a good blush/bronzer. I have been loving the pink and coral shades recently and found a perfect match with Cargo Cosmetics’ Blu_RayBlush/Highlighter in Peach. I can add just a splash for subtle colour during the day or apply more for contouring at night. A little goes along way! Check out Beauty Mark or


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Butterfly Lashes

I never really realized how a great pair of lashes can make your eyes pop. I have always wanted to find a great everyday lash that wasn't too bold, and now I have. Whether you’re looking for natural volume or added fullness, Eylure has a beautiful range of lashes that will suit anyone, anytime, anywhere. It's crazy how wearing a pair can make you feel instantly glamorous. Load up on lashes today at

package of lashes

Eyes Right

I am always looking for new mascaras that won't irritate my sensitive eyes. I recently tried LUSH cosmetics new Eyes Right Mascara and was impressed. Fresh wheat grass is one of the main ingredients, which conditioned my lashes. This new line puts a spin on natural, beautiful lashes. Oh, and did I mention that you can add numerous layers and it doesn't look cakey? Available at

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Mixed Chicks

With curly hair, finding a shampoo that doesn't strip the moisture can be a bit of a challenge. I recently came across Mixed Chicks sulfate-free shampoo and those troubles are gone. It's a mild cleanser that is great for all hair types, especially colour treated hair. After shampooing, my hair actually felt like I had conditioned it. A definite home run in hair care. For more info on their products go to

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Shadow & Glitter

Ever since I was little, I have loved anything that has a shimmer or glitter to it. As someone that tends to play it safe with eye shadows, I was blown away when I was introduced to Lise Watier Duo Shadow & Glitter in Plum. This is the perfect combination of a cream that dries to a powder finish and a glitter top coat that makes your eyes sparkle. Find your perfect match at

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Revitalize, Nourish & Repair

Summer is here and you know what that means: pools, beaches, boating and, of course, highlights! One thing I know for sure: I always take care of my locks with deep treatments. I have found an incredible product that will not only leave your hair hydrated and restored, it will actually make it stronger. K-PAK Revitaluxe from Joico contains a Keratin Peptide Complex which corrects years of damage and helps protect against future damage. A definite Summer must-have. Visit

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Crystal Jensen -

Vancouver beauty blogger Crystal Jensen offers “buzz” on her favourite picks and best beauty secrets! More info can be found on her website at


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