Why “Off Duty Basics” Should be a Canadian Girl’s Go-To for LA Girl Cosmetics

As some of you Canadian beauties may already know, finding LA Girl Cosmetics at a reasonable price up north is nearly impossible. I’ve seen them sold in random beauty stores, but way overpriced- $9.99 for concealer when this is supposed to be one of the most inexpensive brands in the States??? Recently, I noticed walmart.ca selling…… Continue reading Why “Off Duty Basics” Should be a Canadian Girl’s Go-To for LA Girl Cosmetics

Cumulative (unlike my exams) Thrift Haul: Talize, Value Village, Plato’s Closet

I’ve been lacking on my thrift haul and discount store haul posts… so I’ve created a compilation of some of my better thrift finds in the past 3-4 weeks! For more recent finds, follow our Instagram account @lecturesandluxuries where we often create live stories of the things we find! ~ D  From left to right:…… Continue reading Cumulative (unlike my exams) Thrift Haul: Talize, Value Village, Plato’s Closet

Tea Tree line: The Body Shop – REVIEW

Being in the middle of exam season at the moment involves little sleep, tons of stress, and tons of irregular eating patterns. All of that combined is a recipe for breakouts, but thanks to the Tea Tree line from The Body Shop I can focus more on studying and less on whether there’s mountains on my…… Continue reading Tea Tree line: The Body Shop – REVIEW

Talize Thrift Haul

One of our favourite ways of managing our money is shopping at discount stores or thrift stores. Today, I visited Talize (without the intention of buying anything), and left with a bagful of clothes! My price after various discounts came to about $42 for six items (one item not shown). Disclaimer: All prices stated are…… Continue reading Talize Thrift Haul