The days and nights of warm air and radiating sun are upon us. We wait all year for the few short months that we have to be enthralled by the joys of summer. Gorgeous skin and minimal makeup are the best accessories to your summer wardrobe. Here are some of the latest products to help you look your best this season!
Here’s to a sensational summer.


Photographer Carlos + Alyse
Beauty Editor Sabrina Rinaldi
Makeup & Hair Sabrina Rinaldi and Melanie Guille




  SULWHASOO – Bloomstay Vitalizing Serum and Eye Cream

This plum blossom infused serum and cream also contains red bean, quince, Korean pine seed, and black sesame to improve the firmness, clarity and translucency of the skin. The serum has a honey-like consistency that melts into the skin and the sherbet-like texture of the gel eye cream imparts an instant cooling effect, especially when applied with the Cooling Eye Massager.

CAUDALIE – Vinoperfect Instant Brightening Moisturizer

If even toned and bright skin is your goal this summer, look no further than Caudalie. The Vinoperfect Instant Brightening Moisturizer has 97% natural ingredients: Viniferine, niacinamide and white peony. These ingredients work together to even out skin tone and texture and give skin an instantly illuminated glow.

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 NARS  – The Afterglow Collection – Overlust Cheek Palette

Blush up and glow up with this all-in-one limited-edition palette. Updated gel-to-powder formulas for the highlighters apply like a second skin and the blushes’ micronized-powder blends seamlessly with a sheer, buildable colour pay-off.


FENTY BEAUTY – Full Frontal Mascara

Volume, lift, and curl all in one stylish package. The unique shaped oval brush ensures every lash gets coated with its water-resistant formula. This latest launch from Rihanna’s Fenty Beauty is definitely one worth having in the beach bag.  


CLÉ DE PEAU – Lip Glorifier

Summer is the perfect season for a light-wash of colour on the lips. Clé De Peau has come prepared with 3 new wearable colours: pink, red, and coral for the summer season. The Lip Glorifier collection combines skincare and moisturizing technology with a delicate pigment payoff to create the perfect pout.

 LAURA MERCIER – Pure Canvas Primers

Laura Mercier understands the needs of all skin types, having 3 targeted primers to keep your face looking flawless and fresh this season. Their Perfecting Primer, made for normal skin, seals in skincare and provides an ideal base for makeup. Their Blurring Primer, infused with micro-algae and blurring powders, keeps oily skin at bay. And lastly, their Hydrating Primer uses Olive Extract to lock in moisture for those on drier side. 

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AN-HYDRA  – Powder of Youth No. 1

This powder face wash activates with water to not only cleanse skin of make-up and impurities but also infuse skin with probiotics to keep the skin’s microbiome balanced. Lather and wash away or leave over night as a mask. If travelling, this powder complies with airline liquid regulations and makes it an ideal face wash to bring with you on your summer vacation.

CHARLOTTE TILBURY – Hollywood Contour Wand

A gel-based bronzer is ideal for naturally warming the skin without the look and feel of makeup. Coming with a sponge tipped applicator and a lightweight gel formula, The Hollywood Contour Wand applies with ease. Bronzing is a breeze thanks to Charlotte Tilbury. 

CAROLINA HERRERA – Good Girl Fantastic Pink

The newest fragrance launch from Carolina Herrera contains a beautiful bouquet of jasmine and tuberose combined with the addition of almond, coffee, and cocoa. This delightful fragrance also comes in a stunning package – the bottle is a glittery pink stiletto that any woman would love to have.

sensational summer beauty


Photographer Carlos + Alyse
Beauty Editor Sabrina Rinaldi
Makeup & Hair Sabrina Rinaldi at P1M and Melanie Guille
Models Aiko at Elite Toronto, Willow at Plutino, Shania at Elmer Olsen

Written on: April 21, 2020