BEAUTY

Lessons in packing: how one fashion fan got it all wrong – again – this time for Costa Rica

The sunhat is essential to avoid sunstroke – and to hide and flatten frizzy hair. Happy new year! I am back, with stories to tell. First up: my packing issues. I did it again. For a supposed fashion pro, I am the worst packer in the world. I just read EnRoute magazine's profiles of [...]

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Beautifying Ste-Catherine St.: Pharmaprix ups its game

  Talk about the beautification of Ste-Catherine St. W. Pharmaprix has just opened its seventh "Enhanced Beauty Boutique," or Galerie Beauté as we say chez nous, in the country. It is 4,000 gleaming square feet of prestige and mass brands, plus the the usual drug store stock upstairs. And the concept boasts the only Chanel counters in drug [...]

By | December 8th, 2015|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Beautifying Ste-Catherine St.: Pharmaprix ups its game