Beauty Talks

Doing my nails at home wasn't my thing for a LONG TIME! And I know -- as a makeup artist the presentation of my hands is everything!

Say bye to chipping nail polish

Doing my nails at home wasn’t my thing for a LONG TIME! And I know — as a makeup artist the presentation of my hands is everything! As formulas in nail polishes have advanced it all comes down to longevity because I simply don’t have time to always do my own nails and touch up […] Read more…

Beauty Empties

It’s been said that all good things must come to an end and as a makeup fanatic, it is something I experience often when my favourite products run out. As a makeup artist, I’ve had the privilege of trying multiple types of product so it’s easy for me to find a replacement for things but then […] Read more…

What it’s actually like to get a Brazilian

Photos by Rebecca Pilozo-Melara There are a lot pros to waxing and as a beauty blogger what’s an experience without baring it all? — Literally. Thanks to the fabulous team at the WAXON Waxbar I got my first Brazilian wax and I’m happy to report that it’s not as scary as it may seem! Founder of WAXON […] Read more…

The affordable way to achieve a whiter smile

I have a large wardrobe of lipsticks with an array of different colours but when it comes to picking what shade to wear, I’m always drawn to colours that will make my teeth look whiter. The end of this battle has ended once I figured out what products make my teeth whiter and luckily isn’t costly […] Read more…

Becky with the (Lighter) hair

For years I was comfortable being a dark chocolate brunette. But after chatting with experts, doing my research and gathering my courage, I finally decided to go lighter with my hair. I was lucky enough to find an amazing colourist who gave me some Jessica Alba/JLO inspired locks and I can’t see myself going darker […] Read more…

#GenBeauty Toronto 2016 Diary

Your favourite monthly beauty subscription, Ipsy stopped by Toronto for its first Canadian #GenBeauty event. The beauty con took place at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre where I was lucky enough to be Snapchatting for all you Flare Magazine readers. For the most part many enthusiasts were in line getting their free goodies from all their favourite brands. Things such […] Read more…

#NYXCLASSOF2016: NYX Eaton Centre grand opening event

Within the last few months of NYX being in the “6ix” it’s obvious that it’s a stomping ground where you can get all the hottest, trendiest and professional quality makeup for a wallet friendly price. The cruelty free brand is opening their third location in the GTA on May 13 at the Toronto Eaton’s Centre! Thanks […] Read more…

Johnny Ramirez

Johnny Ramirez shares what you need to know before dying your hair lighter

With the warmer weather sneaking up on us I’m starting to crave lighter sun kissed hair. Achieving perfect celebrity swept locks is obtainable for the everyday lady and celebrity hair colourist Johnny Ramirez tells me how it is possible. If you’ve seen his Instagram you’ll see the true definition of #hairgoals. Ramirez has worked his magic on […] Read more…

How to Color Correct

I recently became a member of FASHION Magazine’s Beauty Panel where I am now one of the few blogger across Canada to share my beauty tips and tricks. For my first feature, I shared what Spring 2016 trend I’m most excited to try and I picked colour correcting! Colour correcting is often used to even […] Read more…

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