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BEAUTY TALK The latest picks, tips and trends from our editors.
BEAUTY CRUSH Super nice, super busy supermodel Karlie Kloss.
BEAUTY CHEAT How to wear a bold lip for day.
BY THE NUMBERS Caring for curls at every age.
CONFESSION Amani Bin Shikhan’s search for a foundation to match her skin colour.
MEET YOUR NEW RED The new rule for rocking red lips: no rules!
SPRING BEAUTY FORECAST Blue shadow, big
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STYLE FILES Floral dresses, quirky bags, Icelandic finds and high-top sneakers.
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MY MOTIVATION Laid-back Suits star Meghan Markle.
WE DARE YOU Shake up your diet and fitness routine with some strange and intriguing new health trends.
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“I would love to go dancing in Tokyo!” Julie Cusson, who has been Chanel’s makeup artist in Canada since 2009, loves doing photo shoots, collaborating with fashion magazines and working with celebrities for red-carpet movie premieres. Cusson did the makeup for our beauty shoot, “Meet Your New Red” (pg. 34), about which she says, “There are no rules anymore about wearing red lips!” Follow her on Instagram @juliecussonmakeupartist.
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“Anywhere in the Caribbean.” Born in Australia and based in New York, Adam Turnbull is an award-winning graphic designer and artist. In this issue he created the illustrations for our spring trend report (pg. 40). “Line drawings are often difficult, as you only have a few marks to get across personality and clearly show what the object is,” he says. “I enjoy the challenge.” Check out his work on Instagram @adam.turnbull.
“Back home to Ethiopia to reconnect with loved ones.” Toronto-based Amani Bin Shikhan writes about looks, culture, music and other things she loves, which include beauty, things of colour and Aubrey Graham, a.k.a. Drake. In this issue, she discussed her search for the perfect foundation in “The Shade Game” (pg. 32). “It’s a subject I’m always very eager to talk about,” she says. “I’m still glowing from it all— seriously, my highlight is amazing!” Follow Amani’s stream of consciousness on Twitter @manimaani.
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Dove's curly-hairinspired emojis are part of its Love Your Curls campaign
During a recent brainstorming session here at Glow, the subject of curly hair came up—or, rather, the lack thereof on the red carpet. I listened in with wide eyes about our staffers’ exhaustive searches for photos of celebrities who regularly flaunt their coils at big events. Impossible, I thought. Until I got to my own desk and
This is me in Grade 7 with a perm—my third to be exact!
searched for images that, I quickly realized, are none too common. It seems women with naturally curly hair straighten their strands into submission for the red carpet. As someone with pin-straight hair who immediately reaches for the curling iron for photo ops, the revelation was an eye-opener for sure. The folks at Dove must think so, too. Late last year the beauty brand known for exing its diverse beauty muscles launched (in partnership with Snaps) a set of 27 curly-hair-inspired emojis as part of the Love Your Curls campaign, which also includes Quench Absolute, a line of curlspecic products available in March. Scrolling through the #loveyourcurls hashtag on Twitter is just the kind of positive beauty messaging the world needs. Globally speaking, I think we can all agree that beauty is subjective. Who can forget Esther Honig’s Before and After Photoshop project, where she famously morphed into 25 international beauty ideals in the blink of an eye? But when it’s simplied, as in the case of hair (straight or curly), skin (light or dark), no makeup or lots of it, the fact remains that there’s room for everyone when it comes to beauty. In case you hadn’t guessed it yet, you’ve arrived at our third global beauty issue. We love to celebrate beauty and diversity in every issue, but it’s here where you’ll nd special attention stories like “The Shade Game,” in which a writer confesses to nding foundation colours for her skin a challenge (page 32). We also thought it necessary to include a curl-focused feature in “Curl Power” on page 28 with (yes!) red carpet photos in tow (sure, it was challenging but not impossible). In keeping with inclusivity, we hone in on one of the most elusive yet much-debated beauty topics: red lipstick for everyone. On page 34, you’ll nd four unique models who show us that red lips will always reign supreme. And for those on the hunt for the best in international health trends, check out “We Dare You” on page 78 for some motivation. Join us as we celebrate all the faces and facets that beauty brings.
The global beauty picks I’m currently obsessed with.
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Call me nostalgic, but I’ll always find immense comfort in this simple moisturizing cream that floods my senses with memories of using it throughout my youth. Nivea Creme, $7
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Our cover model Becca wears tops by American Apparel. Photographer: Chris Nicholls. Fashion stylist: Corey Ng for P1M.ca. Makeup: Julie Cusson for Chanel. Hair: Justin German for Pantene/ Bang Salon/P1M.ca. Nails: Leeanne Colley for Tips Nail Bar/ P1M.ca. GET THE LOOK: Try bold brows with Benefit Gimme Brow in Medium Deep, $30. See page 35 for more info.
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One deep inhale of this body wash brings me right back to Bordeaux, the home of Caudalie, where the fleur de vigne scent wafts through the entire hotel and spa. The formula is instantly calming and leaves skin super soft and lightly scented. Caudalie Fleur de Vigne Shower Gel, $15 (available at Murale)
There isn’t a beauty b lover who h doesn’t preach the gospel of this facial cotton. The little pillowy squares make mascara removal a pleasant experience! Shiseido Facial Cottons, $11
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I love Glow! I don’t really use makeup, but the tips for skin and hair are awesome. I especially liked “Meet Your Match,” about what colour of lipstick to use with different hair colours. I also love the samples of new fragrances—it took me a while to figure out why my magazine was smelling so good! And I’m thankful for the tips in “Frizz Begone” in Beauty Cheat. I’m totally excited for the next edition. Thank you! -Keyede, Calgary
I was obsessed with the Beauty by the Numbers: “Party Tricks” article in your Winter 2016 issue. As a woman who is reaching a certain age, it’s comforting to have a magazine that recognizes that the makeup routines geared towards the younger generation don’t necessarily work for the rest of us. I also love the fact that simple instructions for achieving the looks were included in the text. I find it so frustrating to look at pictures of all these beautifully done up women and wonder, “How on earth did she do that eyeliner?” Thanks for the refresher, Glow! – Kim, Toronto I understand wholeheartedly how the woman who wrote “Handle Holiday Stress Like a Boss” feels. The pressure to fulfill everyone’s expectations and pull off a flawless holiday isn’t easy. My social anxiety can make the holidays daunting. Therefore, I appreciate the statement “Admitting you can’t do it all isn’t defeat, it’s sanity saving” so much. Simplifying the holidays as much as possible can actually give you the time and energy to enjoy them. -Monique, Stoney Creek, Ont.
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I always love getting Glow in the mail. The makeup tips are great. I like reading about eyeliner brands and how to wear it on your eyes. I also learned a valuable tip from “Hollywood Life”: It’s not just about working out for an hour to gain benefits; it’s also what you do the rest of the day to transform your body, such as regular exercise, taking 10,000 steps per day, getting seven hours of sleep each night and other positive, healthy lifestyle choices. There’s great advice from celeb trainer Harley Pasternak in this article. -Maude, Truro, N.S.
WHAT OUR STAFF HAVE BEEN UP TO... @LISAHANNAM
After running a 5K race in Barbados.
With stylists Corey Ng and Nilofar Akbari at the fashion shoot in Ephesus, Turkey.
At a Rimmel London event with Rita Ora.
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On a helicopter tour of New York City thanks to Paco Rabanne.
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Glow discovers the joys of this beautiful ancient town on the Turkish Aegean coast. BY DANIEL MACKINNON
STAY: BEYEVI ALAÇATI beyevi.com.tr
One of the most charming boutique hotels in the region. This intimate property puts you at ease with its sophisticated yet relaxed decor. Cozy rooms are arranged across two 150-year-old Greek houses separated by a beautiful garden and swimming pool. A perfect place to both start and end the day. CHIGDEM HOTEL alacatichigdemhotel.com
Set on a quiet hill overlooking the town, this small family-run boutique hotel offers tranquil views. Comfortable and well-appointed rooms are situated around a swimming pool. Discerning personal service makes this hotel special— chances are you will feel like part of this warm and friendly family before you leave.
EAT: KARINA ALAÇATI karinaalacati.com.tr
If you enjoy seafood, this is the place for you. It's fresh and local, and prepared using regional recipes. Try the octopus with cumin and brown butter—one bite and you'll be hooked.
ASMA YAPRAGI asmayapragi.com.tr This farm-to-table restaurant is owned by a very talented stylist. Not only is every bite of food prepared here delicious, but it is also beautiful. If you're lucky, you might get a sneak peek into the kitchen, where you can witness the array of mezes (appetizers) being lovingly prepared. 16 GLOW APRIL 2016
KAPARI BAHCE kaparibahce.com Dine al fresco under the branches of beautiful olive trees sprinkled with fairy lights. The menu is equally wonderful, offering a range of dishes from across the Aegean region.
VILLA KORE villakore.com.tr Enjoy mouth-watering local cuisine that is lovingly prepared. Many dishes are organic and glutenfree. Dine with a spectacular view of the beach and savour the outstandingly warm service the restaurant staff takes pride in.
SHOP: LISA CORTI lisacortiturkey.com
A fun and upbeat textile store featuring bright and colourful patterns. Explore how these vibrant fabrics are incorporated into both fashion and home decor pieces.
ESKIDEN eskidenalacati.com Anyone interested in interior design will enjoy this shop's rustic collection of antique glass jars and jugs, salvaged wooden doors and baskets. Many of the items overflow onto the street, making the shop feel like a small market.
Scenic streets and doorways of Alaçatı
EXPLORE: EPHESUS, located about an hour's
drive to the southeast, is one of the world's most beautiful historic sites. The 8,000-year-old city will leave you breathless with its majestic pillars, columns, grand library of Celsus, ancient streets and temple. Remember to give yourself enough time to explore the small architectural details which can sometimes get overlooked.
Designs at Lisa Corti Sample fare at Asma Yapragi
The ancient city of Ephesus
An abundance of information can be found here to help you plan your trip to Alaçatı and the surrounding region. You'll find in-depth advice about regional food, shopping and historic sites that will assist you in making your trip to any part of Turkey virtually effortless.
TURKISH AIRLINES turkishairlines.com Without a doubt this is the easiest and most comfortable way to get to any part of Turkey. The award-winning airline flies from several North American cities direct to Turkey in a variety of classes—business, comfort and economy. The airline flies to most countries around the world, and you can bet when you step on board you'll receive top-notch service.
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I HAVE A SECRET to share and it's called Alaçati—a charming Turkish port town on the shores of the warm Aegean sea. Until recently it was a popular domestic vacation spot, but now people from around the world have discovered its charm. The town is picture-perfect: As you wander through the narrow cobblestone streets, you'll see quaint historic houses with large wooden doors and cascading owers. Restaurants serving fresh local ingredients spill colourful chairs and tables onto the streets. It is not unusual for evenings to run late. And why shouldn't they? Turks are outstanding hosts, and this is a town where locals are friendly and proud to show off what their region has to offer. In Alaçati you are only a stone's throw away from stunning beaches and the world's best windsurng. This delightful town is heating up, so visit soon—the secret is out!
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BLUE IS HAVING A MAJOR MOMENT. FROM SHOWS LIKE SONIA RYKIEL TO PANTONE’S COLOUR OF THE YEAR, IT’S THIS SEASON’S INDISPUTABLE MVP. AND THE BEST THING ABOUT THE HUE IS HOW EASY IT IS TO MAKE IT YOUR OWN. AFTER ALL, THIS SPRING IS ALL ABOUT PLAYING UP YOUR INDIVIDUAL BEAUTY. — Mishal Cazmi APRIL 2016 GLOW 19
BEAUTY TALK Burt’s Bees Lipsticks in (from left): Fuchsia Flood, Russet River, Scarlet Soaked and Iced Iris, $11 each.
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Let’s face it: We are what we eat, so that can mean a whole lot of lipstick. But readily nding the good stuff (as in 100 per cent natural) has been a challenge—until now. In a why-didn’t-they-think-of-this-sooner move, Burt’s Bees has solidied its lip-smacking game with a new line of intensely coloured, mega-moisturizing lipsticks. Celeste Lutrario, the brand’s vicepresident of research and development, says they “feel as good as they look” (a remarkable feat for an all-natural line). The 14-colour range is impressive, with effective ingredients (moringa oil, beeswax, vitamin E) and vivid pigments that stay buttery smooth. –TANIA KWONG
Taking care of the skin on your face is a no-brainer, but let’s not forget about the area below your jawline. The latest sheet masks are dedicated to protecting your neck. NeckTreat Spa by Look Beauty Hydro Gel Neck Mask, $10 each; Rodial Freeze and Smooth Neck Mask, $65 (for eight, available at beautyBOUTIQUE.ca)
The latest products ew around the globe this spring so you wouldn’t have to. Sourced from locales like Brazil and China, these are the newest, buzziest international ingredients you need to know about now.
Ingredient: Barley leaf extract Source: Auvergne, France Find it in: Philosophy Microdelivery Detoxifying Oxygen Peel, $90 Rich in chlorophyll, this glowgetter delivers oxygen to the skin for next-level radiance.
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Ingredient: Marula oil Source: Namibia and Swaziland, Africa Find it in: Marc Anthony Moisturizing Shea Butter & Marula Oil Deep Moisture Body Lotion, $10 Big on vitamins E and C and fatty acids, this lightweight oil is tasked with two major jobs in this body lotion: providing hydration and improving skin’s elasticity.
Ingredient: Orchid Ingre SSource: our Yunnan, China Fi d it in: Guerlain Orchidée Find Impériale The Cream 10th Impé Anniversary Limited Edition, $510 (available at select beautyBOUTIQUE by Shoppers Drug Mart locations) This exotic bud isn’t just a pretty face: It’s also a heavy-hitter against aging, helping to regenerate skin cells while tackling fine lines and wrinkles.
Ingredient: Murumuru butter Source: The Amazon rainforest, Brazil Find it in: Physicians Formula Murumuru Butter Bronzer, $22 This super-emollient seals in moisture to deliver serious hydration and makes sure your bronzer stays on point.
Ingredient: Rumex Source: The Prairies, Canada Find it in: Reversa Anti-Spot Night Care, $40 The homegrown hero is a key player in this dark spot-fighting serum, limiting the production of pigment in the skin and boosting brightness.
TEXT: EMILY MACCULLOCH. PRODUCT PHOTOS: CARLO MENDOZA. BURT’S BEES STYLING RODNEY SMITH. MAP ILLUSTRATION ADAM JAMES TURNBULL
Hair and NOW Need a primer on the latest hair innovations? We’ve got your Coles Notes version of the top five launches you need to acquaint your mane with. BY MISHAL CAZMI AND EMILY MACCULLOCH
The Skincare Expert StriVectin knows skincare (it’s rumoured that J.Lo’s a fan), so when we heard it was getting into the hair biz, we were all, where do we sign up? Powered with its signature anti-aging ingredient, NIA-114—a souped-up form of vitamin B3—the new hair-care line tackles signs of aging in the hair and scalp. The brand has three complete hair systems: Ultimate Restore, Max Volume and Color Care, each of which includes a sulfate-free shampoo, a conditioner and two targeted styling products. Our fave? The Max Volume Bodifying Radiance Serum, the shine- and volume-boosting wonder that has earned a spot in our routine. StriVectin Hair Max Volume Bodifying Radiance Serum, $35 The Supermodel Colour Whisperer Claudia Schiffer’s impossibly perfect axen strands have been coveted since the ’80s. Now she’s helping us mere mortals achieve a runway-worthy mane by teaming up with the hair-care brand Schwarzkopf. The line we’ve been using on repeat: Essence Ultîme Diamond Color. If you’ve ever reached for bleach (or been a bottle brunette or redhead), you know the importance of infusing your locks with moisture. Containing a hydrating shampoo and conditioner that seal in colour while providing super-glossy strands and UV protection, this duo is all you need to get your model-approved signature shade. Schwarzkopf Essence Ultîme Diamond Color & Radiance Shampoo and Conditioner, $15 each
hairspray, you don’t ask questions—you just nod and spritz. Pantene celeb stylist Kim Kimble is all over the new Pantene Air Spray, the rst alcohol-free aerosol hairspray that swaps ethanol (the alcohol part) for H2O. What you get is a softer, more touchable hold minus the dryness, stiffness and crunch, and a nice scent to boot. Kimble’s top tip? Don’t just spritz the top of your head (a halo of hairspray doesn’t look cute on anyone). Instead, “Lift the hair and spray it all the way through,” she suggests. “After it settles, take your ngers and run them through it …the product [is] distributed evenly and it gives it a little body.” If it works for Bey’s stylist, it works for us. Pantene Pro-V Style Series Air Spray (Level 2 Hold), $9
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If you swear by your conditioner but hate the feeling of weighed-down strands (second-day at hair, we’re looking at you), you might want to try Tresemmé’s conditioner-rst twostep cleansing system, stat. Volume lovers and ne-hair types will want to switch up their routine by conditioning rst (think of it as a mini mask that protects your strands) and shampooing after. You’ll get all the benets of a conditioner without losing the thorough cleansing of a shampoo. Tresemmé Expert Beauty-Full Volume Pre-Wash Conditioner and Shampoo, $9 each
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Kloss’s Instagram reel: 1. Baking with Martha Stewart. 2. At Kode With Karlie. 3. Backstage at Diane von Furstenberg. 4. Leaving a message at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival. 5. At the L’Oréal Paris event during TIFF. 6. Posing with the famous squad that launched #squadgoals. 6
KLOSS From starting her own baking biz to teaching young girls how to code, Kloss is redefining what it means to be a model. BY MISHAL CAZMI
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KARLIE KLOSS can code (see Kode with Karlie). She can bake (see Karlie’s Kookies). She can vlog (see Klossy). And even though she’s pretty ace at all of those things, Kloss is rst and foremost a model, and a pretty famous one at that. Whether your model knowledge is killer (you can name the supes in alphabetical order) or embarrassing (you keep confusing Gigi with that J.Lo movie Gigli), chances are you’ve heard of Karlie Kloss. At the very least, you know that she’s a six-foot-one model who’s BFFs with Taylor Swift, with legs for days that you’ve seen in magazines, on billboards or on television. So here’s what you should also know about her: She’s a catwalk veteran (having walked for everyone from Tommy Hilger to Tom Ford), a face of L’Oréal Paris, a 34-time Vogue cover star and has starred in fashion campaigns for brands like Balmain, Joe Fresh and, most recently, TopShop. Though Kloss’s main stomping ground is the runway, these days she’s busy juggling modelling with a host of other things (see above) while also putting in hours as a student at New York University. Which is why it’s surprising that the 23-year-old found time to land in Toronto last September during the Toronto International Film Festival (of which L’Oréal Paris is a sponsor). Her trip was sandwiched between a shoot for Vogue in Nova Scotia and New York Fashion Week, where she walked for Diane von Furstenberg. She spent a full day of interviews dressed down in a white tee, leather skirt and brogues before slipping into heels and a slinky moss green Louis Vuitton number in the p.m. to kick off TIFF with a cocktail party hosted by L’Oréal Paris, like the pro she is. It shows just how far Kloss has come from her humble beginnings (she was discovered at age 13 in her hometown of St. Louis, Mo., walking a charity fashion show). Even after that charity show became the Calvin Klein runway and Missouri turned into Milan, Kloss still acts like the girl next door. “Eight years ago, I had this great opportunity to walk for Gucci in Milan and I’d never been overseas before,” says Kloss. “My mom, who travelled a lot when she was my age, knew how valuable and wonderful that exposure, that experience can be, and what an education in its own right it really is. She was the one who really encouraged me to go for it and she was there with me every step of the way.” And we know how that story goes. Kloss went on to become one of the most successful models in the world.
7. Her travel essentials. 8. Buying Powerball lottery tickets. 9. Baking Karlie’s Kookies at the Kommissary. 10. Striking a pose with Glow’s Mishal Cazmi.
Here’s another thing you should know about Kloss: She doesn’t just want to be seen, she also wants to be heard. It says a lot about her and her career trajectory thus far. She became an entrepreneur in 2012 when she launched Karlie’s Kookies, making glutenfree cookies with Momofuku Milk Bar, the proceeds of which provide meals for children through the organization FEED. Then she conquered YouTube by launching Klossy, a lifestyle channel documenting her life behind the scenes. “I wanted to engage in the YouTube community,” explains Kloss. “Film is such a wonderful medium to be able to show and share what I felt like. Through Instagram, through a single image, I was able to express myself in a way that was more than I’d ever had before, so I felt like taking that one step further and actually creating videos of my experiences, things and people that I feel so lucky to see and meet.” Last fall, she enrolled in New York University and launched Kode with Karlie, a scholarship that encourages girls to study computer science, at Manhattan’s Flatiron School. “I’m investing my time back into my own education. Over the past year or so, I’ve spent a lot of time learning how to code. I think it’s really important for me to help other young girls realize how powerful it is to be able to code and also just invest in your education as a whole. The sky is the limit with what you can do with it.” All this and Kloss still hasn’t shed the reputation she earned when she rst took the runway by storm, for being one of the friendliest models around. Case in point: When she’s in Toronto, she steps out from the cocktail party at the Trump International Hotel to graciously take photos with fans, because that’s just what nice girls do. “There could be worse things than being known as the nice girl,” she says.
“Over the past year or so, I‘ve spent a lot of time learning how to code. I think it’s really important for me to help other young girls realize how powerful it is to be able to code and also just invest in your education as a whole. The sky is the limit with what you can do with it.”
PRODUCT PHOTOS (MASCARA AND MICELLAR WATER): CARLO MENDOZA
“I love the spoon trick for mascara. [Lash] curlers can be really intimidating, and I’ve pinched my eyelid many times. The spoon approach is a lot more gentle, because you can put it right on your lash line and then gently [push] lashes up. Sounds crazy, but it actually works.”
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L’Oréal Paris Hydra-Total 5 UltraSoothing Routine Micellar Water, $11
L’Oréal Paris Hydra-Total 5 Ultra-Soothing Moisturizer, $18
TRAVEL WITH CARE
“I live out of my suitcase so I keep it very minimal. I love to have the essentials, like a good way to cleanse my skin after a long day, a really good cream and a really good lip balm. I also love travelling with eye patches.” APRIL 2016 GLOW 25
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Embracing a bright lip for day can be tricky, especially if you’re not used to putting your pucker front and centre. Shoppers Drug Mart’s Janelle Dzombeta shows us how to master the art of being a loudmouth. BY EMILY MACCULLOCH
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A LIP BRUSH IS KEY. If you
want major denition, reach for a lip brush. It will give you a more precise line and especially comes in handy when manoeuvring around a smaller lip shape.
Not sure how bright you should go? You can’t go wrong with a hue that complements your complexion. “[If you have] a cooler skin tone, try a cool berry shade,” says Dzombeta. Warmer skin tones should try a yellowbased hue like coral.
Urban Decay Ultimate Ozone Multipurpose Primer Pencil, $19 (available at select beautyBOUTIQUE by Shoppers Drug Mart locations)
Fuchsia lips at Marchesa.
HERE’S HOW STEP 1
Gently exfoliate lips with a lip scrub to ensure a smooth, even canvas. Apply a lip primer all over your lips and just outside your natural lip line to help achieve longwearing colour and prevent feathering.
Apply a lipliner that matches your lipstick all around the outer edge of your mouth. For extra staying power, fill in your lips with the liner.
SAVE THE SMOKY EYE FOR ANOTHER DAY. “If
you’re going to have your lips as the focal point, then go softer everywhere else,” says Dzombeta. She recommends pairing a bold pout with a dened brow and neutral eyeshadow instead. Rodial Lip Scrub, $30 (available at beautyBOUTIQUE.ca) 26 GLOW APRIL 2016
Annabelle Stay Sharp Waterproof Lipliner in Strike a Rose, $12
BRIGHT LIP FIRST-TIMER? Dial it back by using your ngers to dab on the lipstick as a stain or swap your bullet for a lipgloss, which will give you a softer wash of colour.
GO MATTE OR GO HOME.
For fade-free colour all day, stick to a matte nish. “Anything creamy is going to come right off.” Keep your lips from drying out with formulas that contain moisturizing ingredients like vitamin E.
Use your matte lipstick straight from the tube for even colour, layering it over the liner and keeping it as precise as possible.
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BEAUTY BY THE NUMBERS
Natural curls can be high-maintenance, but giving them proper TLC is the key to scoring beautiful locks at any age. BY MEGAN KIRKWOOD
IT’S NO SECRET THAT WOMEN with curvaceous locks tend to think the grass is greener on the other side (straight hair that’s silky-smooth and low-maintenance—what’s not to love?). But the twists and turns of your curls make them unique, and more demanding than straight hair. Understanding your true texture and nding the right products can not only whip unruly coils into shape, it can also help you see the beauty of your curls in all their natural glory—without exhausting your styling tools. Here’s how to get good curl and lust-worthy bounce.
20s 30s KERRY WASHINGTON
ISSUE: Dryness THE STRUGGLE IS REAL: One of the biggest challenges for curly hair is its natural state of dehydration, which also means lack of shine and manageability. “Since the physical structure of the coils can inhibit your hair’s natural oil—also known as sebum—from migrating down the shaft of your hair, your ends can naturally look and feel drier,” explains Dr. Rolanda Johnson Wilkerson, a senior scientist for Pantene. HOW TO DEAL: Any curly-haired girl knows that conditioner is a lifeline and goes together with shampoo like Matt Damon and Ben Afeck. “You can even alternate between ‘cowashing,’ which is washing hair with a conditioner only, and shampooing for better results,” says celebrity hairstylist Ted Gibson, who works with Lupita Nyong’o and Anne Hathaway. This will help maintain your hair’s natural oils and add much-needed moisture. Once hair is dry, dene and polish your ends with a quarter-sized dollop of a moisturizing styling cream with curl-friendly ingredients like botanical oils and texturizing salt.
ISSUE: Breakage THE STRUGGLE IS REAL: Since the hair bends at each curl, breakage from friction easily occurs over time, compounded by years of combing and brushing. Your specic curl pattern also plays a role. “Those of African descent can have the curliest hair pattern, which is characterized by varying degrees of curling, coiling and twists,” says Johnson Wilkerson. “Caucasian and Hispanic women can also have varying degrees of curl patterns, which can be more prone to tangling and broken hair bres.” HOW TO DEAL: Protect your locks from friction-related damage by creating a smooth surface and a protective barrier with the help of a dry oil spray (it also boosts shine). Arming yourself with the right tools is key. Always use a wide-toothed comb or a hairbrush designed for wet hair to avoid tugging and snagging. For heat styling, Gibson recommends a ceramic atiron. “They have even heat distribution, which means less potential to burn or damage your hair. Diffusers are great for women with very curly or textured hair because they lock in your curl pattern quickly and provide a voluminous boost with minimal heat exposure,” he says.
Dove Quench Absolute Ultra Nourishing Shampoo and Conditioner, $10 each; Ogx Coconut Curls Conditioner, $12; Gosh Curl It Baby! Defining Cream, $10.
Garnier Fructis Grow Strong Strength Activator Serum, $8; Nexxus Oil Infinite Nourishing Hair Oil, $19; The Knot Dr. PhD Hybrid Styler, $24 (available at Murale).
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SOLANGE AND WASHINGTON PHOTOS: STARTRAKSPHOTO. PRODUCT PHOTOS: CARLO MENDOZA
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ISSUE: Extreme frizz THE STRUGGLE IS REAL: Curly hair is more susceptible to extra static for two reasons: because of the naturally uplifted cuticles at each bend or turn of the curl; and because of years of breakage, which leads to split ends and baby hairs. And then there are external elements to contend with. â€œWhen moisture from the environment moves into the uplifted cuticles, hair can appear frizzier,â€? says Johnson Wilkerson. HOW TO DEAL: The most effective way to nix frizz is to keep your curls hydrated, which will make them as smooth and silky as possible. Enlist a moisturepacked daily conditioner (and a weekly conditioning mask), which will create a protective layer and prevent your hair cuticles from lifting up so much. One caveat: â€œDo not mistake butters or oils for moisturizers,â€? warns Gibson. â€œThey only coat the hair and do not penetrate the hair shaft, so add water to your hair
ISSUE: Unpredictable curls THE STRUGGLE IS REAL: As your hair ages, it can take on the characteristics of a tantrum-throwing toddlerâ€”cue erratic manageability, breakage and parched texture. â€œAs part of the aging process, hair curvature can increase as it grows out of the follicle. Hence, as women mature, they may experience hair getting curlier,â€? says Johnson Wilkerson. Bottom line? Your hair-care regimen likely needs a reboot. HOW TO DEAL: Switch to colour-safe formulas with ingredients such as shea butter and argan and coconut oils to ensure aging curls stay soft and manageable. Johnson Wilkerson recommends products with fatty alcohols (cetearyl, cetyl and stearyl alcohols) or polymers, which can boost shine, strength and smoothness while reducing static. Take a gentle approach to styling, and go easy on the hot tools. â€œBe careful not to use too much heat on greying curls, as they are susceptible to breakage, and do a deep-conditioning treatment every week,â€? says Gibson.
Phyto Paris PhytoKĂŠratine ExtrĂŞme Exceptional Mask, $54; Pantene Pro-V Expert Collection Dry Defy Intense Hydration Conditioner, $10; John Frieda Frizz Ease Forever Smooth Anti-Frizz Primer, $15.
StriVectin Hair Ultimate Restore Densifying Foaming Treatment, $39; Lâ€™OrĂŠal Paris Extraordinary Oil Oil-in-Cream Leave-in Treatment, $11; Marc Anthony Kinky Girls with Wild Curls Sulfate Free Shampoo and Conditioner, $11 each.
ASK A BEAUTY EXPERT
Q: How can I protect my hair against heat styling tools? A: The key is using a product thatâ€™s specifically designed to protect strands against heat, says Sasha McKay, a cosmetics manager at Shoppers Drug Mart in Brampton, Ont. â€œAlways apply the product right before you use the styling tool. Apply on damp hair if youâ€™re using a blow-dryer and on dry hair when using a flat or curling iron.â€? She recommends Garnier Fructis Style Sleek & Shine Flat Iron Perfector, $8, as itâ€™s a lightweight spray that wonâ€™t weigh hair down. 30 GLOW APRIL 2016
DRIVER AND SEDGWICK PHOTOS: KEYSTONE PRESS. PRODUCT PHOTOS: CARLO MENDOZA
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BEAUTY CONFESSION Medium/Dark, which I use as a setting powder for a more glammedup face, or as a simple lit-from-within look in the summer months. Though I’ve been lucky to nd foundations that both agree with my sensitive skin and blend seamlessly into my golden brown complexion, the question remains: Why is it still so hard for women like me to nd the perfect shade? The fact that I, someone whose skin isn’t even that dark, am unable to nd shades that match isn’t a good sign, especially when the few ranges that do have a multitude of brown hues (read: darker than a paper bag) are discontinued in brand revamps and disappear into the abyss. But to be fair, we’ve come a long way. My mother, a former esthetician, can share many horror stories about the unatteringly bright white powder on the vintage puff she would use to combat oiliness. It’s also great that more brands are being formulated for people of colour, such as Vasanti, a makeup line created by four South Asian-Canadian women. Still, I nd myself expecting more, especially from the big beauty brands. One of the companies trying to get it right is Estée Lauder, which has something called “Color Capture,” an ongoing initiative in which the product development team works with the scientists in research and development to identify a wide spectrum of skin tones for use in their colour cosmetics. Then there’s L’Oréal Paris, which launched the Women of Colour Lab in 2014, a space dedicated to creating makeup for women of colour. Balanda Atis, the chemist who spearheads the lab, explains that the process of formulating dark Amani Bin Shikhan’s fondness for shades isn’t hard per se, but it requires more time and effort. “What foundations has often felt like a one-sided works for fair skin won’t necessarily work for medium or deeper skin love affair. Here’s what it was like on the tones,” explains Atis. The difculty is in getting the formula right so road to finding her perfect matches. that the range of liquids or pressed powders works for makeup lovers across the colour spectrum, as well as understanding specic skin concerns that factor into creating the perfect, fail-proof foundation. Atis also collaborated with Lancôme to create a custom colour FOR SOME WOMEN IT’S MASCARA or lipstick, but my desert for actress Lupita Nyong’o’s ad campaign, which was a big deal, island item is foundation, the very essence of makeup and the most especially after Nyong’o’s speech on what beauty means to her. The satisfying part of my makeup routine. And while I love it for its Oscar winner’s Lancôme campaign spoke promise of clear, glowing skin, nding a good base for deeper to countless women who look like her but are skin tones can be an exercise in frustration. Here’s a little rarely seen splashed across big billboards and secret I’ll let you in on: There is no universal brown shade TV commercials, women who are as stunning for black girls. We, like everyone else, have cool, warm and as they are successful. The beauty industry neutral undertones, hyperpigmentation and skin issues that isn’t perfect, especially when it comes to race require special attention. and representation, but Atis’s work with When I rst started wearing foundation, I made rookie Nyong’o hinted at a more even-toned future. mistakes, choosing bottles and compacts that were too My own relationship with makeup is cool for my skin tone. I matched the centre of my face important, especially as a black girl who and neglected the naturally deeper perimeters, which Writer Amani Bin Shikhan really believes in the power of beauty. Selfshowed up as a white cast in ash photography (just as expression is intimate and powerful, and horrible as it sounds). I also tried tinted moisturizers, but while it isn’t dependent on makeup by any means, the option to they left me with a weird orangey-red hue and slicker than Rick dabble in foundation with all its powders and pigments should himself. It was only when I started to mix and play with shades be accessible to everyone who chooses to play and feel good, from that I began to understand how brown skin and formulas worked the lightest to the deepest of tones. together. For example, a foundation that’s orange straight out of a bottle would oxidize in a few hours; a foundation that was too pink wouldn’t miraculously neutralize over time; one that boasted skincare benets would not do the trick for my sensitive and hyperpigmented brown skin. It’s through sheer persistence (and many deleted photos) that I’ve found some bases that have captured my heart. I reach for Clinique’s Stay-Matte Oil-Free Makeup in Ginger all year long. Its creamy medium-coverage formula lets my skin breathe and look as though Lancôme Teint Smashbox Halo Clinique StayCliniqueStayI just woke up like this. Then there’s Lancôme’s Teint Idole Ultra 24H Hydrating Perfecting Idole Ultra 24H Matte Oil-Free Foundation in 460 Suede (W) that I save for nights out or occasions Powder in Medium/ Foundation in 460 Makeup in where I know I’ll be in one too many seles. My third ride-or-die Suede (W), $54 Dark, $58 Ginger, $31 formula is the Halo Hydrating Perfecting Powder by Smashbox in
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THE SHADE GAME
Take your lips from glossy to glossier by layering a gloss over an opaque lipstick (it’s also the trick to getting that mirror-like shine). A hit of metallic green on the lash line and waterline is the perfect sidekick to a reddishorange lip. YOUR TOOL KIT:
Chanel Rouge Allure Lipstick in Incandescente, $42*; Chanel Lèvres Scintillantes in Chêne Rouge, $34*; Gosh Forever Shadow Stick in Green, $14.
THERE’S A REASON WHY SOME OF THE COOLEST SPRING SHOWS HAD MODELS ROCKING RED LIPS OF EVERY SORT. CHANEL MAKEUP ARTIST JULIE CUSSON SHOWS US WHY RED IS THE BOLDEST, BADDEST SHADE OF ALL TIME. AND THE ONLY RULE FOR ROUGE LIPS? THERE ARE NO RULES.
RED BY MISHAL CAZMI PHOTOGRAPHY BY CHRIS NICHOLLS
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Two lip stains are better than one. Apply two tones of red (a true red on the top and a burgundy on the bottom) and use your finger to dab them on, letting the edges fade to create a stain effect. A sweep of burgundy eyeshadow that extends past the outer corners of the eyes will give your look a punk twist. YOUR TOOL KIT: Chanel Rouge Coco Ultra Hydrating Lip Colour in Dimitri, $42* (top); Chanel Rouge Coco Stylo Complete Care Lipshine in Recit, $45* (bottom); L'OrĂŠal Paris Infallible 24HR Eye Shadow in Glistening Garnet, $13.
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Seriously long lashes are the new cat eye, and they’re best served with luminous red lips. To get your lash game strong, apply two to three coats of a deeply pigmented black mascara, followed by a few strategically placed individual falsies. YOUR TOOL KIT:
Chanel Rouge Coco Stylo Complete Care Lipshine in Histoire, $45*; Quo Lashes in 808, $8; Bourjois Paris Push Up Volume Glamour Mascara in Wonder Black, $23.
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Rich, velvety red lips aren’t just an accessory— they’re the main event, so keep the rest of your look low-key. Covet that luxe matte finish? Cusson recommends patting loose powder on top to nail that plush pout. YOUR TOOL KIT: Chanel
Le Crayon Lèvres Precision Lip Definer in Rouge Profond, $32*; Chanel Rouge Allure Intense Long-Wear Lip Colour in Pirate, $42*; Anna Sui Loose Compact Powder in 001, $45. FASHION STYLIST: COREY NG/P1M.CA MAKEUP: JULIE CUSSON FOR CHANEL HAIR: JUSTIN GERMAN FOR PANTENE/BANG SALON/P1M.CA NAILS: LEEANNE COLLEY FOR TIPS NAIL BAR/P1M.CA
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SPRING BEAUTY FORECAST Consider us your new fortune teller. We see a bright future aheadâ€”for your beauty routine, that is. Our predictions: plenty of modern metallics, luminous skin, glitzy hair accessories and an entire season of pretty. by MISHAL CAZMI and EMILY MACCULLOCH
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ILLUSTRATIONS: ADAM JAMES TURNBULL. RUNWAY PHOTOS: PETER STIGTER
Beauty PSA: This is the season of the lash. Long, spindly, clumpy, fakeâ€”fringes of all kinds just didnâ€™t quit on the catwalks. So consider it a choose-your-ownadventure. What, you arenâ€™t genetically blessed with long, lush lashes? Neither were most models backstage. So bust out the lengthening mascaras, lash extensions (for more drama) and lash serums, because a little growth-boosting assistance doesnâ€™t hurt. GLOW PICKS:
Dries Van Noten
Physicians Formula Eye Booster Instant Doll Lash Extension Kit, $22; Quo Full Lashes in 802, $8.
Dries Van Noten
If you were the girl who swore on her stack of Seventeen mags that blue eye makeup would always be a thing, you were rightâ€”for the most part. The primary colour was all over spring runways. Whether you prefer the dramatic (eyeshadow masks at Chanel), subtle and playful (cut-out liner at 3.1 Phillip Lim) or downright dreamy (a wash of sea-blue at Diane von Furstenberg), blue is anything but boring. Just promise us you wonâ€™t load up on blue liner and mascara in the same sitting, mkay? GLOW PICKS: Annabelle Chrome Kohl Eyeliner in Sparkling Blue, $7; Bobbi Brown LongWear Gel Eyeliner in Midnight Sky Ink, $30 (limited edition; available at Murale in April); Mascara in Beyond Blue, $31.
Diane von Furstenberg
If Jem and the Holograms can make a comeback,
glitzy blue seen at Dries Van Noten to the bolts of sparkling shadows at Giambattista Valli, metallics showed off this spring. The best part? The clean, fresh look requires minimal makeup elsewhere (so skip the lipstick and blush). Equally impressive: no trip to the craft store needed. GLOW PICKS: Eye Liner in Metallic Navy, $33; Clarins Ombre Iridescente Cream-to-Powder Eyeshadow in Silver Ivory, $25.
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DONâ€™T SWEAT IT
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They donâ€™t call it desert chic for nothing. Warm, earthy shades like orange, brown and terra cotta served up loads of beauty inspiration at Erdem and Alberta Ferretti. Weâ€™re calling dibs on the tangerine lids at Altuzarra, where Tom Pecheux patted the sunny shade over modelsâ€™ lids " works for all skin tones? Sign us up. GLOW PICKS: Smashbox L.A. Lights Blendable Lip & Cheek Color in Venice Beach Bronze, $36; CoverGirl TruNaked Nudes Eyeshadow Palette, $15.
" up like this.â€? It was all about dewy, luminous and glowing complexions at shows like Opening Ceremony. Makeup artist James Boehmer
skin positively glows? Thatâ€™s the skin you want for spring. Thankfully, you donâ€™t have to sweat it to get it. GLOW PICKS: Guerlain MĂŠtĂŠorites Base Perfecting Pearls, $81; Tata in Very Illuminating, $48 (available at Murale).
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A TALE OF TWO PONIES
!" Britneyâ€™s signature hairstyle circa 1999 is making a comeback, these double ponies are considerably more sophisticated (leave the pompoms at home). Thanks to the Chanel show where the modelsâ€™ hair was pulled into two low ponytails and fastened with a chic silver barrette, we canâ€™t wait to bust out our fave childhood look, asap. GLOW PICKS: John Frieda Frizz Ease Original Serum, $18; Stylize No Snag Hair Elastics in Brown, $8 (for a pack of 28).
These world-class models took the spring runways by storm, and their signature locks had everyone talking.
LINEISY MONTERO Passport: Dominican Republic Claim to fame: Short natural â€™do CV Highlights: Spring catwalk MVP; Prada SS â€™16 campaign
MARGA ESQUIVEL Passport: U.S. West Coast by way of the Philippines Claim to fame: Silvery grey hair CV Highlights: Gucci SS â€™16 show
FERNANDA LY Passport: Australia Claim to fame: Pepto-Bismol locks CV Highlights: Louis Vuitton SS â€™16 show and ad campaign
The ponytail? So 2015. This season was all about the twist. Inspired by ’80s R&B singer Sade, hair was prepped with sculpting cream, then twisted into a tight braid at Céline. J.W. Anderson and Public School had a similar idea, sending models down the catwalk with rope-like twists trailing behind them. Even if your braiding skills are lacking, it’s as simple as parting your hair in two and wrapping the lengths around each other before securing the ends. GLOW PICKS: L’Oréal Paris NutriGloss Luminizer High Shine Glossing Mist, $11; Dove Style + Care Frizz Proof Cream-Serum, $9.
What’s better than that hair inspo you pinned on Pinterest? Getting your own hair right, obviously. In the hair equivalent of a mic drop, this season was all about models repping their own length, texture and style, rather than sporting uniform ’dos (we’re looking at you, Alexander Wang). Hairstylists celebrated individuality by enhancing what the models already had, whether it was straight hair, long hair, bedhead waves or short, curly afros. So what are you waiting for? Go ahead and show off what your mama gave you. GLOW PICKS: Stylize Dressing Combs, $6 (for a set of two); Phyto Phytolaque Design Botanical Finishing Spray, $26.
Dolce & Gabbana
From tiaras à la Saint Laurent to barrettes at Rodarte, hair accessories had everyone oohing and ahhing. The key to making them modern and not beauty pageant-like? Keep the hair über-natural. We’re taking our cues from Alice and Olivia, where naturally tousled locks were spritzed with hairspray and then crowned with gold tiaras. GLOW PICKS: Batiste Sweet & Seductive Dry Shampoo, $10; Fekkai Sheer Hold Hairspray, $28.
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Itâ€™s time to fill your shopping cart with the best new products available at Shoppers Drug Mart. Get ready to revamp your routine and shed those winter layers once and for all!
Feeling (and looking) a little winter-weary? Kick your dry,
An exclusive Active NaturalsÂŽ Blackberry Complex tackles wrinkles while you sleep.
NIGHT CREAM: Try AveenoÂŽ Absolutely Agelessâ„˘ Restorative Night Cream EXFOLIATOR: Try BiorĂŠÂŽ Baking Soda Cleansing Scrub DAY CREAM: Try Nip+Fab Kale Fix Moisturizer CLEANSER: Try Garnier SkinActiveâ„˘ Micellar Water
Kale isnâ€™t just for salads! Harness the power of this superfood to fight dry skin every day.
Micelles remove makeup and impurities like a magnet!
Gently exfoliate and deep clean pores with this unique wateractivated powder formula.
GLOW PROMOTION Now experience runway colour results at home. Cancel that salon appointment!
Hit refresh on your hair-care routine and show some love to your neglected strands. Need a new spring look? Switch up your signature hue with haute hair colour that was developed with supermodel Claudia Schiffer. Then shake up your shower routine with a revolutionary system where you condition before you shampoo to give limp locks an extra boost. Seal the deal HAIR COLOUR: Try Schwarzkopf Color UltĂŽmeâ„˘ 4.2 Mahogany Red HAIR SPRAY: Try Pantene Style AirSpray Hair Spray CONDITIONER/SHAMPOO DUO: Try TresemmĂŠ BeautyFull Volumeâ„˘ Pre-Wash Conditioner and TresemmĂŠ Beauty-Full Volumeâ„˘ Shampoo
A revolutionary system where you condition before you shampoo to ensure soft, touchable volume.
An alcohol-free hair spray that wonâ€™t dry out your strands or leave them feeling brittle.
Ease yourself out of hibernation mode by treating yourself to some serious at-home pampering. The latest products we canâ€™t live without? A super-charged two-step toothpaste, an invigorating body wash, a hydrating body lotion thatâ€™s tailor-made for wet skin and an easy-to-use razor that will get those sun-deprived limbs ready for the warmer weather!
Get a closer shave thanks to five flexible blades, a pivoting head and soothing moisture strips.
Moisturizes wet skin instantlyâ€”with no sticky residue left behind.
TOOTHPASTE: Try CrestÂŽ ProHealthâ„˘ [HD] Toothpaste System BODY WASH: Try SoftsoapÂŽ Luminous Oilsâ„˘ Macadamia Oil and Peony Body Wash MOISTURIZER: Try NiveaÂŽ Cocoa Butter In-Shower body lotion Start your day with this nongreasy body wash that makes skin feel radiant and soft.
RAZOR: Try BicÂŽ SoleilÂŽ Shineâ„˘ Disposable Razor
This two-step system gives you teeth that are six times cleanerâ€ and six times whiterâ€Ą.
Meet these new arrivals and more at Shoppers Drug Mart.
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THE BEST THING ABOUT A NEW SEASON? SHOPPING. IT’S THAT WONDERFUL TIME OF YEAR WHEN THE SIREN SONG OF THE MALL (AND ALL ITS PRETTY, SHINY THINGS) IS HARD TO RESIST. FLORAL DRESSES, FUNKY SOCKS AND QUIRKY HANDBAGS ARE JUST A FEW OF THE THINGS TOPPING MY WISH LIST. –Nicole Keen
THE LOOK: SPRING FLING A cheerful dress you can wear now with boots and later with sandals is a great buy. Just add a trendy bandana and a bright lipstick, and you’re ready to greet the new season in style. Joe Fresh, $39, joefresh.com
STREET STYLE PHOTO: PETER STIGTER. PRODUCT PHOTOS: CARLO MENDOZA; STYLING: RODNEY SMITH/JUDYINC.COM. EDITOR’S PHOTO: ALEX CIRKA; HAIR AND MAKEUP: DELIA LUPAN/JUDYINC.COM
Hermès, $235, hermes.com
Vasanti Love Brights Gel Matte Lipstick in Unconditional Love, $19 (available at beautyBOUTIQUE.ca)
Taking a sweet spring dress for a spin in Paris.
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Meet Beautiful Stories, the aptly named clothing brand that’s putting this stylish nordic nation on our fashion radar.
Reykjavik might not top the list of global fashion capitals, but that could soon change if the creative minds behind Beautiful Stories have anything to do with it. The Scandinavian city’s bohemian spirit weaves its way into exquisite garments with handmade details: Think beading, embroidery and fringe. Best of all, you don’t have to book a ticket to Iceland to get Top to bottom: your hands on these, well, beautiful pieces. They’ve Beautiful Stories jacket, $336; thankfully made their way to our shores! jacket, $249; and dress, $350, yokafashions.com THE ICELAND 411
SOCK IT TO ME Yes you can wear socks with sandals! Whether you’re a street-style beginner or pro, here are three easy ways to test the waters.
+ WADING POOL Instance, $20, floorplaysocks.com; Geox, $160, geox.com
+ Beauty Must-Have Skyn Iceland Icelandic Relief Eye Pen, $25 (available at Murale)
Ultimate Spa Experience An in-water massage at the Blue Lagoon
Homegrown Style Icon Singer Björk (of swan dress fame)
Yo Sox, $11, yo-sox.ca; Banana Republic, $138, bananarepublic.ca
tie one on
Layered looks are all the rage and sometimes it’s the little things, like tying a sweater around you just so, that take your outt to the next level. Even better? A dress with tied sleeves built right in. Genius.
AROUND THE WAIST
OVER THE SHOULDERS ON THE DIAGONAL
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Som Kong, $350, somkong.ca
Juma, $15, jumastudio.com; Stuart Weitzman, $498, stuartweitzman.ca
ICELAND AND BLUE LAGOON PHOTOS: ISTOCK. BJORK PHOTO: KEYSTONE PRESS. PRODUCT PHOTOS (EXCEPT GEOX AND STUART WEITZMAN): CARLO MENDOZA; STYLING: RODNEY SMITH/JUDYINC.COM. STREET-STYLE PHOTOS: PETER STIGTER
We’ve got the scoop on the latest beauty finds that hail from all over the globe, and you don’t need to hop on a plane to get your hands on them. beautyBOUTIQUE by Shoppers Drug Mart is your destination for all things beauty, including beauty products that boast an international reputation. Whether you’re looking for great skin or a glowing complexion, we’ve got you covered.
IBUKI BEAUTY SLEEPING MASK
The latest in this Japanese brand’s skin-perfecting arsenal is an overnight face mask made up of vitamin-infused capsules that melt upon application. The hit of moisture and gentle violet scent will have you looking well-rested, even if you’re short a few Zzzs.
NEW! BENEFIT DEW THE HOOLA SOFT-MATTE LIQUID BRONZER FOR FACE This San Francisco-based brand knows the secret to a good bronzer (Hoola, anyone?). Now in liquid form, this lightweight fluid smooths onto skin to give you a natural glow minus the shimmer and works just as well on bare skin as it does over foundation.
NEW! SMASHBOX L.A. LIGHTS BLENDABLE LIP & CHEEK COLOUR IN HOLLYWOOD & HIGHLIGHT You can get that Hollywood glow, even if you’re not on the West Coast. Inspired by the light during L.A.’s magic hour, this lip and cheek colour is the perfect sheer pearly pink shade, letting you highlight the top of your cheekbones and even your brow bones for that lit-from-within glow.
MONTREAL GREECE LISE WATIER LUMINOUS CORRECTING PRIMER IN BANANE
If you love luminous skin, smooth on an illuminating primer before your foundation. This primer from the Montreal-based brand will give your makeup a boost with lightdiffusing pigments that increase radiance, even out your skin tone and reduce the look of pores.
Shop Luxury Beauty 24/7 at beautyBOUTIQUE.ca
LANCÔME MY PARISIAN PASTELS
Get that French girl flush with this colourful cheek and eye palette, which packs nine iridescent pastels that you can play with and use however you want: a blush for rosy cheeks, eyeshadow for a wash of colour on your lids or even a highlighter. Use the shades separately or together—no assembly required.
KORRES GREEK YOGHURT NOURISHING MOISTURISER
This moisturizer borrows from a centuries-old Greek remedy by using yoghurt to soothe and nourish dry skin, thanks to its dose of proteins, minerals and vitamins. It also contains antioxidants courtesy of vitamin E, olive oil and macadamia nuts.
“EAU BOY! SOMETHING SMELLS GOOD…”
(Left) Nine West, $85, ninewest.ca; (Right) Min, $89, mindesign.ca
GOODY BAGS Want to give your most basic outt a boost? Think like a street-style star and reach for a whimsical handbag that makes a serious statement. These purses are packed with personality—and guaranteed to grab attention and spark a conversation (or two, or three).
“I SCREAM FOR ICE CREAM.”
Les Petits Joueurs at Archives, $556, archivesltd.com
Kate Spade, $504, katespade.com
“I WONDER IF SHE TWEETS?”
(Left) Anya Hindmarch at Holt Renfrew, price upon request, holtrenfrew. com; (Right) Aldo, $60, aldoshoes.com
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(Top) Kate Spade, $560, katespade.com; (Bottom) Jeanne Lottie, $85, jeannelottie.com
(Left) Nunes x White, $150, nunesxwhite.com; (Right) Les Petits Joueurs at Archives, $705, archivesltd.com
PHOTOS: CARLO MENDOZA. STYLING: RODNEY SMITH/JUDYINC.COM
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GAME, SET, MATCH Finally, it’s OK to be matchy-matchy again! From tanks and shorts to tops and skirts, the cutest clothing items for spring come in perfectly polished pairs. Bonus: split up your matching sets and wear them with other separates to reinvent your closet without breaking the bank.
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¢ Gentle Fawn jacket, $145, gentlefawn. com; Jack by BB Dakota top, $68, and shorts, $66, bbdakota.com; Coach scarf, $225, coach.com; Aldo backpack, $55, aldoshoes.com; Call It Spring shoes, $50, callitspring.com 52 GLOW APRIL 2016
Hillberg & Berk earrings, $110, hillbergandberk.com; French Connection top, $118, and skirt, $128, canada. frenchconnection.com; Ted Baker London purse, $219, tedbaker.com; Banana Republic shoes, $148, bananarepublic.ca
Foxy Originals earrings, $24, foxyoriginals. com; Grey Ant sunglasses at Archives, $408, archivesltd.com; Le Château top, $60, and pants, $60, lechateau.com; COS tote, $250, cosstores.com; Rudsak shoes, $225, rudsak.com
PRODUCT PHOTOS: CARLO MENDOZA; STYLING: RODNEY SMITH/JUDYINC.COM. ILLUSTRATIONS: JOANNA KAM
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PRETTY PRISMATIC LET YOUR INNER LIGHT SHINE WITH QUO’S PRISMATIC SPRING COLLECTION. A FULL SPECTRUM OF COLOURS CARRIES YOU FROM DAYLIGHT TO DATE NIGHT WITH LOOKS THAT ARE PLAYFULLY ILLUMINATING.
BOY MEETS GIRL Get some extra mileage out of your favourite pieces by wearing a dress over wide-leg trousers. An all-white ensemble is perfect for beating the heat while looking cool.
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BEYOND THE PALE SUN-BLEACHED SHADES OF WHITE AND BEIGE, MINIMALIST SHAPES AND LIGHT LAYERS COME ALIVE AGAINST A BREATHTAKING BACKDROP IN ANCIENT EPHESUS, TURKEY.
PHOTOGRAPHY BY MARIE H RAINVILLE
Dress, Beaufille, beaufille.com. Pants and shoes, Michael Michael Kors, michaelkors.ca. Necklace, Pasha, pashamoezzi.com.
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VEST-DRESSED A trendy sleeveless jacket will look great with almost everything in your closet. Here, a long white vest breathes new life into classic separates like a white shirt and beige linen pants. This page: Top, Helder Diego, helderdiego.com. Vest, Line, linethelabel.com. Pants and shoes, Michael Michael Kors, michaelkors.ca. Choker, Jenny Bird, jenny-bird.com. Opposite page: Turtleneck, Hugo Boss, hugoboss.com. Skirt, Benji WZW, benjiwzw.com. Ring, Bybeycan, bybeycan.com.
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OPPOSITES ATTRACT Skin is in, but when you donâ€™t want to reveal too much, a flirty mini and a long-sleeved top make an unexpected pairing. A chunky cocktail ring is the only accessory you need to complete this sleek look. APRIL 2016 GLOW 59
WHITE COLLAR The item of clothing youâ€™ll love for years to come? A crisp white shirtdress with a nipped-in waist. Spice things up by unbuttoning the bottom half of your dress to reveal a striped skirt. Top, Pink Tartan, pinktartan.com. Dress, Jennifer Torosian, jennifertorosian.com. Skirt, BCBG MaxAzria, bcbg.com. Sandals, Michael Michael Kors, michaelkors.ca.
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BACK TO BASICS Sometimes two tanks are better than one. If a crop top feels too risquĂŠ, layer it with a thin undershirt that falls below the hip. Crop top, Banana Republic, bananarepublic.ca. Tank and pants, Michael Michael Kors, michaelkors.ca.
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UNDER COVER We like big blazers and we cannot lie. Give any outfit an instant dose of polish by throwing on an oversized blazer. This outfit is casual enough for sightseeing but totally office-appropriate. Blazer, Benji WZW, benjiwzw.com. Pants and shoes, Michael Michael Kors, michaelkors.ca.
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GO-GO GLADIATOR A flat lace-up sandal is a shoo-in when youâ€™re exploring a historic destination. Pair it with a sleek wrap skirt and airy blouse. 64 GLOW APRIL 2016
TAILOR MADE Keep it simple (and sophisticated) in an all-white ensemble. Thereâ€™s always room for one more white shirt in your wardrobe, especially when it has chic details like a keyhole neckline and a round collar. This page: Top, Hugo Boss, hugoboss.com. Pants, Helder Diego, helderdiego.com. Ring, UNO de 50, unode50.com. Opposite page:
Top and skirt, Beaufille, beaufille.com. Shoes, Michael Michael Kors, michaelkors.ca.
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NUDE WITH â€™TUDE
LOOKING TO SPICE UP YOUR NOMAKEUP MAKEUP LOOK? A POP OF PEACH ADDS A SOFT GLOW TO LIPS, CHEEKS AND EYES.
Dress, Michael Michael Kors, michaelkors.ca. Choker, Beaufille, beaufille.com. Bracelet, Jenny Bird, jenny-bird.com.
Annabelle Blushon in Hibiscus, $10
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Nars Velvet Shadow Stick in Goddess, $35 (available at Murale)
Revlon Colorburst Lip Butter in Peach Parfait, $11
Sometimes a whimsical sundress and statement heels are all you need to make an outfit that’s as pretty as a postcard. Bonus points if your shoes have tassels for days! Dress and shoes, Tory Burch, toryburch.com. Earrings, Carole Tanenbaum, caroletanenbaum.com. Bracelets, Pasha, pashamoezzi.com.
SPECIAL THANKS TO: THE MINISTRY OF CULTURE AND TOURISM OF TURKEY
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FASHION STYLIST: COREY NG/P1M.CA TEXT: NICOLE KEEN HAIR AND MAKEUP: SHELLEY LASHLEY FASHION ASSISTANT: NILOFAR AKBARI PHOTO ASSISTANT: DAVID KERR
TEE TIME SPECIAL THANKS TO: This white T-shirt is anything but basic: THE MINISTRY OF CULTURE The boxy shape and sheer material AND TOURISM OF TURKEY goturkey.com make it perfect for layering under TURKISH AIRLINES lightweight knits. Dress it up by wearing turkishairlines.com itThewithGlow a flared knee-length skirt in a team stayed at: complementary pale shade.ÇE ÇESME BEYEVI OTEL ALAÇATI beyevi.com.tr
Top, dress and skirt, ALAÇATI CHIGDEM HOTEL Calvin Klein, alacatichigdemhotel.com calvinklein.com.
FASHION STYLIST: COREY NG/P1M.CA TEXT: NICOLE KEEN HAIR AND MAKEUP: SHELLEY LASHLEY FASHION ASSISTANT: NELLY AKBARI PHOTO ASSISTANT: DAVID KERR
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MAIN PHOTO: TRUNK ARCHIVE/ARTHUR BELEBEAU. EDITOR’S PHOTO: ALVARO GOVEIA; HAIR AND MAKEUP: CIA MANDARELLO/P1M.CA; STYLING: MICHELLE PAIANO/JUDYINC.COM. PRODUCT PHOTOS: CARLO MENDOZA
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LOOKING TO LIVEN UP YOUR FITNESS REGIME? WHY NOT TAKE A RUNCATION? WHILE YOU’RE AT IT, GET INSPIRED BY SOME OF THE BIGGEST GLOBAL HEALTH T RENDS AND SO MUCH MORE. —Lisa Hannam
DESTINATION RACES are a thing. That’s what I told myself on a plane last winter when I headed to the Barbados Marathon Weekend (runbarbados. org). It ended up being the most beautiful 5K I ever ran. It was still a holiday, thanks to the picturesque Crane resort—which was the perfect post-race reward. (If you’re in Barbados, you must also visit Cutters for the rum punch and Daphne’s beachfront restaurant, where you may run into RiRi.) Inspired to bring your runners on your next vacay? Here’s how to elevate your runcation experience:
1. TRAIN HARD My race was more challenging in the Caribbean heat than my cool runs at home were. Nike Run Club coach Inge Boerma says to prep with more intense training at home (read: longer distances), so your body is tough enough for the temp jump when you’re away.
RUN FAR, FAR AWAY If the idea of another run on the same route induces a groan, it’s time to take it outside—of the country, that is. Here are three ways to make the most of your runcation.
2. CHOOSE A FUN RACE AND DESTINATION Check out the race route for tourist sights, and see if you can opt for a package deal that will help you create an itinerary of what to do on your non-running “rest” days. To nd out about the atmosphere, click on the run’s hashtag to see real-people pics.
3. PACK SMART Don’t try new gear or products on race day. “Stick with what you know,” says Boerma. Karen Kwan, of healthandswellness.com, packs a body balm, waterresistant sunscreen, sunglasses, facial wipes, kinesiology tape, electrolytes and joint-relief supplements in her carry-on.
GLOW’S RUNCATION PICKS: Stylize UVA-UVB Active Sunglasses, $20 Simple Micellar Makeup Remover Wipes, $11 for 25 wipes
Life Brand Electrolyte Maintenance Powder, $11 for 8 sachets
KT Tape, $24 for 20 strips (strips from two rolls shown)
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THE PRODUCT: Light and airy, Daisy DreamQ[JW\PÆWZIT and fruity, bursting with top notes of blackberry, grapefruit and pear, while the heart notes are introduced with a bouquet of jasmine, lychee and blue wisteria. Inspired by the boundless spirit of daisies and blue sky, Daisy Dream is Marc’s dream girl—ethereal, innocent, free.
THE PRODUCT: Lift lashes up, up and away with the new Plumpify blastPRO mascara from CoverGirl. Featuring a brush with tightly spaced bristles that comb through lashes to vertically lift them from their roots and a rounded tip that helps to get those hard-to-reach lashes. This dual-action brush is paired with a new smudge-resistant formula with plumping beads that build volume to create longer, fuller lashes without the clumping.
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"The Juicy Couture Viva la Juicy Rosé is a lovely scent that is both fruity and floral, perfect for the spring season. The fragrance lasts all day and is great for the o�ce or for a night out." MORGAN P.
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5 THINGS WE ABOUT JUICE BEAUTY
WORKOUT PHOTO: ALEX CIRKA; HAIR AND MAKEUP: DELIA LUPAN/JUDYINC.COM; STYLING: LISA HANNAM; HYBA SPORTS BRAS (TWO SHOWN), HYBA.CA; JOE FRESH LEGGINGS, JOEFRESH.COM; BROOKS LAUNCH 3 SHOES, BROOKSRUNNING.CA; PROPS ATHLETICS LONG-SLEEVE GLOVES, PROPSATHLETICS.COM. PRODUCT PHOTOS: CARLO MENDOZA
Founder Karen Behnke gives us the juice on how the trendy company has become a skincare mainstay.
1. THE FOUNDER HAS A HEALTH BACKGROUND.
3. ITS PRODUCTS HAVE A SHORTER SHELF LIFE.
5. IT’S AHEALTHY COMPANY. Behnke works
Before launching the line in 2005, the über-fit Behnke was a nurse. During her first pregnancy, at 40, she read the labels on skincare products and thought to herself, “I can do better.”
“Without artificial emulsifiers and [chemical stabilizers], we use natural food-grade preservatives. So our shelf life is two years, unlike the typical five years, but I think that’s OK,” Behnke says.
out for an hour each day, and her staff gets wellness benefits including chair massages, access to healthy food and boot camp lunches.
2. IT’S ALL ABOUT PLANTS. Behnke swapped
4. IT PACKS SOME SERIOUS STAR POWER.
parabens, glycols, artificial fragrances and dyes for USDA-certified organic ingredients. “We start with an organic botanical base, such as organic jojoba, shea or aloe,” she says. The brand’s best-sellers are from the Stem Cellular collection, which uses fruit stem cells, vegetable hyaluronic acid, vitamin C and resveratrol-rich grape seeds.
Gwyneth Paltrow is the creative director of makeup. They celebrated their partnership with green apple martinis—an apt choice with the brand’s Green Apple line and Paltrow’s daughter being named Apple. And Suzanne Somers skips hosiery by mixing the brand’s Perfecting Foundation with body lotion and applies it to her legs.
YOUR INTESTINAL FLORA
EQUALLY Consume Bio-K+ daily to improve your intestinal flora health and strengthen your protective barrier.
(From left): Juice Beauty Lash Defining Mascara, $22; Oil-Free Moisturizer, $28; Stem Cellular Eye Treatment, $48 (available at Murale).
Go ahead and be crabby. This total-body move, known as the crab walk, has you strutting in a whole new way—face up, on your hands and feet. Think of it as functional training mixed with dynamic conditioning, using multiple joints and muscles (from your forearms to your core to your calves) to challenge them in a way that traditional exercises like dumbbell curls don’t. “The trend is to train with full-body movements, like a crab walk across the floor,” says Carlo Jaramillo, fitness director at the One & Only Palmilla resort in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, which hosts A-list guests like Jennifer Aniston and Diane Kruger. He says his L.A. clients love how amazing they look in backless gowns and tops because of the crab walk move.
Crab Walks 30 to 60 seconds Sitting on your butt, with your hands and feet flat on the floor, raise your backside and begin to walk forward on your feet and hands. Keep your hips up and your core tight. Just make sure you know where you’re going!
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NO BONES ABOUT IT
Osteoporosis is a serious condition, but you have the ability to do your best to prevent it. Hereâ€™s how.
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â€œWomen start to lose bone tissue as early as 30, which is why itâ€™s important to talk about preventative strategies early,â€? says Maria Nenadovich, a Shoppers Drug Mart Pharmacist-Owner in Toronto. Consider these five ways to lower your risk: 1. Calcium helps strengthen bone cells. 2. Vitamin D helps your body absorb calcium. 3. Protein, meat and alternatives, helps build and repair muscle tissue, which supports bones. 4. Exercise strengthens bones but also improves mobility, which prevents falls. 5. A balanced diet ensures your body gets the nutrients it needs to stay healthy and strong. Also, keep bad habits in check: â€œAny amount of smoking can weaken bones,â€? she says. â€œAlcohol and caffeine in excess, according to multiple studies, can affect calcium absorption.â€? For help with getting enough of these bone- and muscle-building nutrients, ask your Pharmacist for a Patient Information Sheet about bone health. *
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Smile! You’re on candid camera (or at least on someone’s Insta feed). Here are the tech-savvy oral care products that’ll have you winning at grinning. Can’t get into ossing? Then this tool’s for you. It makes the necessary act a cinch by spritzing water and air between teeth to remove the same stuff that manual ossing does.
This chargeable brush isn’t just a sleek, pretty thing for your vanity. The soft silicone bristles are easy on the gums to help avoid a receding gumline.
TECH BYTES: Two clicks of the pen (like a twistup concealer) gives you enough hydrogen peroxide for half your teeth. Plus the formula doesn’t require rinsing, so you can just brush, whiten and go.
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TECH BYTES: With six cleaning modes and a pressure sensor alert, this toothbrush also works with your cell to log brushing times, pressure readings, flossing, tongue cleaning and rinsing.
TECH BYTES: The oscillating whitening bristles remove 100 per cent more plaque than a manual toothbrush does.
If you’re trying to tidy your counter, you’ll love how this toothbrush conceals the whitening gel inside its sleek handle.
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Foreo Issa Hybrid, $229 (available at Murale)
TECH BYTES: Foreo recently upgraded its toothbrush with a “hybrid” edition, which has polymer bristles in the centre of the brush head to tackle tough stains, while still being kind to gums.
Oral-B Black 7000 SmartSeries Rechargeable Toothbrush with Bluetooth, $250
Want to try an electric toothbrush but don’t want to commit to the price tag of one? Try this wallet-friendly gateway brush. No cumbersome charge cords, as it runs on batteries.
Philips Sonicare AirFloss Pro, $100
TECH BYTES: In just one minute you can floss your whole mouth, with single, double or triple bursts of air and water.
Colgate Optic White Toothbrush + Whitening Pen, $19
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Think you’re a star brusher, but your dentist doesn’t agree? This electric toothbrush connects to an app that provides proof of your healthy mouth habits.
Arm & Hammer Truly Radiant Extra White Spinbrush, $16
What’s the difference between painkillers?
THE PHARMACIST SAYS: “Essentially, there are three types. Painkillers (acetaminophen, like Tylenol) stop pain messages in the body, and work well for sudden soreness, like headaches. Anti-inammatories (ibuprofen and naproxen, like Advil) take away swelling so you don’t feel the inammation. These work for tension headaches as well as muscle and joint soreness. And muscle relaxers stop aches by calming muscle spasms and cramps, and are commonly used for back and neck pain. You can also get relief from topical creams, which often use menthol and camphor to soothe you. And there are also naturopathic and homeopathic balms.” —Melissa Conte, Shoppers Drug Mart pharmacist in Toronto APRIL 2016 GLOW 73
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KEEPING IT REAL Suits star Meghan Markle lets us in on a little secret: Confidence isn’t natural. Here’s how she finds it within.
Having fun on set with her Suits work wife, Sarah Rafferty.
Markle and her two dogs, Guy and Bogart, living the good life.
WHAT IF I TOLD YOU THE NICEST HOLLYWOOD STAR was right next door? She is so polite and warm, you might even think she’s Canadian, especially since she lives in Toronto with her two dogs, Bogart and Guy. But L.A.-born Meghan Markle, who plays Suits’ Rachel Zane opposite adorable Mike Ross (portrayed by obvious Canadian Patrick J. Adams), is the real deal, offering up a generous handshake (with two hands!), uninching eye contact and frank answers to questions. Even her unassuming crisp white shirt and high-waisted ared jeans from Gap echo her easygoing nature. We meet moments before she speaks to a large roomful of youth workers and teachers about their roles in improving condence in young girls and boys for Dove’s Self-Esteem Project. As a UN women’s advocate, she tells me she knows all too well the issues young girls face. In the seventh grade, Markle remembers lling out a census form and facing boxes to check for her ethnicity as either black, white, Latino or Asian. “There was no ‘mixed’ box,” says Markle, whose mother is African-American and father is Caucasian. “I remember saying to the teacher, ‘Miss, I don’t know which one to pick,’ and she actually said, ‘Oh, Meghan, you look white, so just check white.’ Can you imagine?” That was just the beginning of dealing with others’ preconceived ideas about her appearance. The actor, whose work can be seen in Horrible Bosses, Remember Me and Fringe, found herself being judged by her looks from the start of her career. (Hot enough? Cute enough? Girl-next-door enough?) “When I was auditioning, it was so challenging because no matter what your sense of self is, you’re constantly being dened. You always have to t a mould. But as women, we’re multi-layered.” Now, at 34, she takes criticism in stride. “Many people will tell you you’re beautiful, [but] there are just as many that will tell you they hate your face,” she says with a laugh that implies she’s told herself this before. She admits that the nasty comments on Instagram about her freckles and the terrible names she was called on Twitter when the “Logan plot” aired made her realize that people forget she’s a real person, not Rachel on TV. Markle says to her followers, “Please, only kindness welcomed here.” “I’ve really started to learn that I have to remind myself of my own sense of worth outside of the character I play, outside of what people perceive me to be,” she says, “and that I am enough just as I am when I wake up in the morning with no makeup on, covered in dog hair.” To do just that, she takes Moksha Yoga classes two to three days a week, goes running with her dogs, eats out with friends and writes about the things she loves on her lifestyle blog, thetig.com. As for ticking boxes, Markle stopped looking for a place to t in. That day in seventh grade, her father told her to make her own category. “I don’t t into those boxes and not only is it OK, it’s awesome to be different,” she says. “And that reminder, I think, was one of the rst pieces of that puzzle for me.”
GLOW PICKS Staying fit in la-la land, and speaking about girls’ self-esteem in the T-dot.
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Chili Burn™ is available at Shoppers Drug Mart. For more information please call: 1-877-696-6734. 1- Although Ruth lost weight without diet or exercise, New Nordic recommends a healthy and active lifestyle in order to obtain the best results. 2- Green tea extract reduces body fat in humans. Nagao, Hase and Tokimitsu, Obesity, 2007, 15:1473-1483. To make sure this product is right for you, always read the label and follow the instructions.
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WE WE’RE NOT GOING to insult your intelligence by telling you health news that you already know about—sitting all day is bad, fats are good, just eat clean already. Been there, done that. Instead, we’re thinking outside the box, beyond our borders and away from your normal routine. You may raise your perfectly shaped brow at some of these international trends, but trust us, these tried-and-true health strategies are worth considering. GO ON A MICROVACATION… LIKE TODAY.
Just like it sounds, a microvacation is a short trip that will keep you local. Pitch a tent in your yard, climb a neighbourhood hill or take a quick drive out of town to sleep under the stars. Alastair Humphreys, the British adventurer and author of Microadventures: Local Discoveries for Great Escapes, who coined the term “microvacation,” sees this type of tourism as a way to squeeze excitement into your life. 78 GLOW APRIL 2016
YOU Cleanses and zumba are so last season. We hit up the buzzy international health trends that will kick you out of that comfort zone. So what are you waiting for already? BY TRACEY HO LUNG
TAKE IT FROM The Swedes. They have informally allowed roaming on public and private land for centuries, and in 1994 it became law. Anyone can trek, bike, ski or set up camp for a night or two anywhere they please, as long as they tidy up. THE X-FACTOR Drop everything for these short, intense vacays, and pack minimally. The whole point is to be spontaneous, cheap and cheerful. Although these trips are quick, “you’ll be rewarded with all the fun, excitement and benets an adventure can bring,” says Humphreys. STILL NOT CONVINCED? The idea, he says, is to reprogram how you think about your day. Instead of being preoccupied with the nine to ve, ip the script and explore where you live with your bae with a mid-week microvacation between 5 p.m. and 9 a.m. Do some research, as trespassing laws differ across the country, and nd a safe area. For more tips, including how to make a beercan stove, check out Humphrey’s blog at alastairhumphreys.com.
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THINGS THAT MAKE YOU GO SHHH Forget feeling embarrassed. We’re blowing the lid off four normal body situations, from PMS to peeing your pants. Welcome to our hush-free zone. BY JULIETTE LIE BAXTER
to break.” Although osteoporosis usually happens later in life, it is possible to have it in your 20s or 30s because of irregular or missed periods (which hamper estrogen support), some meds and medical conditions as well as eating disorders. Bone mass begins to decline in our 30s, and Jiwa advises combatting that by taking 1,000 mg of calcium (ideally from foods like milk, yogurt and spinach) and 400 to 1,000 IU of vitamin D supplements daily. Every week, make sure you do strength training at least twice and two and a half hours of cardio.
THE DEAL PMS THAT’S GONE A LITTLE CUCKOO Has your PMS become intolerable? “Begin by balancing hormones with tactics like eating a healthy diet, getting enough sleep, exercising regularly and managing stress,” says Dr. Esther Konigsberg, who integrates conventional and alternative therapies at her Toronto practice. Konigsberg also suggests keeping excess estrogen levels in check by taking chaste tree extract and eating organic produce free of hormone-disrupting pesticides. If PMS begins to affect your work life and relationships, your doctor can help with options like a low-dose birth control pill or an anti-depressant. THE DEAL A QUIET DECLINE IN BONE MASS We don’t ever talk about bone health, until it’s an issue. But Dr. Famida Jiwa, president of Osteoporosis Canada, says: “The only sign of osteoporosis is a fragility fracture that results from a fall that would not cause a healthy bone
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THE DEAL A SMELL DOWN THERE Hygiene and choice knickers can help. “Wear natural bres [like breathable cotton], so you don’t end up accumulating moisture which is when yeast likes to grow,” Konigsberg says. If you nd the smell disturbing, see a doctor. A shy odour along with a grey, frothy discharge likely means gardnerella, an infection that’s treated with antibiotics. Forgetting to remove a tampon also causes a strong scent, but taking it out eliminates the smell. STDs, she says, “don’t necessarily have an odour. A yellowgreen discharge can be gonorrhea.” And according to Konigsberg, Schumer was right: Discharge and mild odour are normal. So don’t get your knickers in a knot.
Just because osteoporosis is a silent disease, it doesn’t mean we shouldn’t be talking about it. That’s why the Shoppers LOVE. YOU. program has partnered with Osteoporosis Canada. Talk to your pharmacist today to find out how you can slow the progression of the loss of bone mass with medication, vitamin supplementation and lifestyle changes. To find out more, visit osteoporosis.ca and shoppersloveyou.ca.
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DURING AMY SCHUMER’S 2015 HBO special Live at the Apollo, the saucy feminist comedian aired our dirty laundry—literally—when she said a girl can always tell clean from day-old skivvies with one quick sniff. The audience laughed in acknowledgement, and suddenly it felt OK to have odiferous lady bits. Inspired by Schumer’s brand of oddly comforting tell-all bravado, here’s the straight talk on other bodily hiccups, so you can feel at ease with them.
THE DEAL ACCIDENTALLY PEEING WHEN YOU RUN, LAUGH OR COUGH Dr. Dean Elterman, a urologist with the University Health Network in Toronto, says that, although multiple pregnancies may increase the risk of incontinence, vigorous activities such as horseback riding or Zumba can cause an “accident” whether you’re a mom or not. Treatments include pads, surgery and pelvic physiotherapy like Kegel exercises. You can also help prevent leaks by losing weight (which reduces pressure on your bladder) and quitting smoking (which means less chronic coughing). Elterman also recommends Poise Impressa, which is inserted like a tampon but has soft silicone prongs to support the urethra and reduce leaks.
THE SLIMMING EFFECT OF STABLE BLOOD SUGAR LEVELS The link between sugar consumption and increased body fat has long been known. Too much sugar in the diet promotes more insulin, the fat storing hormone, and thus more body fat.
ecently an Italian study of a sugar-blocking supplement showed impressive weight loss results.1 �e supplement, called ZuccarinTM, produced on average 20 pounds of weight loss, in only 90 days.
�e subjects lost 10% of their body weight and lost 3 times the weight of the control group, who were on a controlled diet, but without a mulberry supplement. In addition, the subjects also experienced healthier blood sugar levels a�er using this mulberry supplement. The explanation for the weight loss is that Zuccarin uses natural mulberry leaf extract and chromium to block absorption of sugars in the foods we eat. When these sugars are undigested, our blood sugar stabilizes, and weight loss occurs.
ZUCCARIN MAX CHANGED MY LIFE “I read about Zuccarin in a magazine and since I have blood sugar issues, I started taking the supplement right away. I have taken it for 2 years now and can’t imagine being without it. I have seen my blood sugar levels stabilize and I have even lost 25 pounds of weight since starting. I have recommended Zuccarin to a lot of my friends and they are now experiencing the same good results as I have. I love this product.”
Elenor C., Mia i, FL. Zuccarin™ from New Nordic is the no.1 selling mulberry leaf supplement in the world. Simply take one tablet before each meal. Do something good for your blood sugar and soon feel the difference.
Zuccarin MaxTM is available at Shoppers Drug Mart.. For more information please call: 1-877-696-6734. 1- “White Mulberry Supplementation as Adjuvant Treatment of Obesity”, Journal of Biological Regulators and Homeostatic Agents., Vol 28, no.1, 2014.* To make sure this product is right for you, always read the label and follow the instructions.
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