Everybody needs a little luxury and pampering in their lives. And if you shop wisely, indulging in a few beautifying treats needn’t break the bank.
La Parfumerie II on Cardinall Avenue brings together the best in innovative products and respected name brands with a full range of skincare and make up products available all at prices well below those you would find in the US.
Add to that highly trained, experienced beauty assistant for every line, always ready to offer product advice and application tips to customers and you really can’t go wrong.
YSL Touche Eclat Radiant Touch
The beauty secret of the world’s top makeup artists and models, Touche Éclat is the original must-have for a radiant, flawless face. Erase dark circles, fine lines and signs of fatigue instantly with a few strategic strokes of this award-winning complexion highlighter.
Powered by the radiance-boosting Luminocaptide Complex, skin is instantly illuminated, so you look rested and refreshed—even if you’ve been up for hours. Sleek and sophisticated, it discretely slips into a makeup bag for quick touch-ups anytime. It’s the one beauty essential no woman should ever be without
Clarins Foaming Cleanser
As gentle as cleansing milk and as effective as soap, Clarins Gentle Foaming Cleanser is formulated with coconut and fatty acids to protect the skin from the harsh effects of hard water and leave all skin types with a luminous complexion. The dermatologist-tested non-comedogenic cleanser eliminates impurities and excess oil from the skin without irritating or drying the complexion. Its lightweight lather rinses off easily with cool water.
Guerlain Terracotta Bronzing Powder
Launched in 1984, Guerlain’s Terracotta Line has never diminished in popularity. The secret behind a healthy-looking, sun-kissed glow, is this long-lasting, moisturising bronzing powder. Whatever your complexion or colouring, Terracotta powder creates a natural-looking tan. The unique texture leaves no lines or marks – only a radiant, luminous tan. Enriched with moisturising ingredients, and formulated without sulphates, phthalates, GMOs or Triclosan, Terracotta is always kind to your skin.
Chanel Rouge Coco Shine Lipstick
For the prettiest of pouts, Chanel’s Rouge Coco Shine Hydrating Sheer Lip Shine offers subtle colours combined with a long lasting formula and a texture that is as light as water. Hailed as the exciting next chapter in the evolution of the iconic modern crème lip colour this unique product glides on for easy application and is available in a complete range of shades, from delicate beiges to dazzling berries, with hints of shimmer to enhance a glossy finish.
Shiseido Advanced Super Revitalizing Cream
Shiseido’s newly re-formulated Advanced Super Revitalizing Cream will extend the look and radiance of youth. The skin’s elastic fibres – which promote resilience and firmness - are reinforced with the patent-pending Bio-Revitalizing Complex. A richly textured, ultra-hydrating formulation is applied after cleansing and toning, to help prevent the formation of fine lines and wrinkles.
Blackup two way cake
A versatile, dual purpose compact pressed powder, the Black Up two way cake can be used as a foundation for medium, adjustable coverage or as a finishing powder over foundation for flawless, natural matte finish. Apply with a damp sponge to use as a foundation or apply with a makeup brush when using as pressed powder. Contains vitamins A and E to keep skin looking smooth and naturally beautiful. Available in 12 shades, the colours are chosen for ethnic skin tones for a natural look.
Nars Eyeshadow Base
Wave goodbye to creased, smudged and short lived eye shadows with Nars Smudgeproof Eyeshadow Base. A lightweight primer, it creates a fresh and seamless canvas that will ensure eye colours stay fresh, vibrant and just-applied all day. The combination of polymer and mineral powder blend to keep a firm grip on colour while the deep sea and antioxidant rice extracts dry on contact to make eye shadow application quick and easy.
Blackup Matifying Base
An oil-free makeup base, Matifying Base is the ultimate anti-shine secret for even the oiliest skins, giving a long-lasting matte look, that leaves skin velvety and soft to the touch. Applied after moisturiser, one pump is enough to cover the entire face, providing a superior makeup hold that lasts all day can also be used to touch up shiny areas through the day. Can be used either alone or before foundation.