Tagged: Valerie Dumaine

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Posted in The Journey, The Look

Miss Mexico

Miss pageants are sort of a mixed bag for me. On the one hand, I love the idea of celebrating beauty of different countries. On the other hand, they celebrate a certain standard of beauty, which is evolving, but it’s still not as inclusive as it should be. I wanted to share the creative process of working with Miss World Mexico when she came to Canada!

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Posted in The Look

Summer Blues

Fall started happening a bit faster than expected, especially if you’re working. Which got me into a bit of a blue mood. With new face Alexa, from Dulcedo Models, I did some inside and outside shots. From intense eye, to no makeup.

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Posted in Circle of Women, The Magic

The Power of Natural Beauty

I’ve been a big fan of using natural oils for my skincare, and I like to buy them from small crafters, because they put so much passion and love into their products. The current one I had, was running out, and I wanted to try something different. So when Pip brought her Vanya Essential pots, I decided to give them a try.

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Winter Rose – Pastels

I have an obsession for pretty pastels. So I decided to indulge, smack in the middle of the snowy-white Canadian winter. Braving the snow in powder pink, who said that girly meant wimpy?

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