Tags archives: the-blush-social

#BlushWanderlust: A huge success, thanks to YOU!

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Our #BlushWanderlust adventure is coming to an end; who knew summer sales could be so much fun? For the past 3 weeks, we've had a blast virtually taking you to 7 cities in Canada and the United States, and meeting the best bloggers and coolest brands along the way!   Shoutout to Victoria Van Ness and her fabulous blog, and to Tuleste jewelry, Meow [...]

Retro Beauties: Pin-ups, the original feminists!

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We owe the pin-up movement to Jules Chéret, a Parisian artist who young and voluptuous women in posters and magazines back in the 1880’s. It took a decade for the trend to spread all around France and in the rest of the world. Pin-ups became extremely popular during World War II: there’s no single soldier who didn’t have a Betty Grable or Rita Hayworth pain[...]

#SummerPrepSchool: Get glowing!

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How's happy to finally lay under the sun? We know we are! We're getting ready to hit the beach or the pool and spend our days outside... But in our day-to-day life, we often forget to protect our face from the damages that the sun, the heat and the wind can cause to our skin, even on a short walk outside or a quick lunch on a terrasse. Read on to learn every[...]

Beach VS Pool : Summer destinations for the best vacation!

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Beach VS Pool: the greatest summer debate. There's nothing like feeling the sand between your toes and the salt on your skin... but there's something so glamorous about diving into a luxurious pool, or simply working on your tan while lying on a lounge chair... It's impossible to choose! Whether you're planning a fancy vacation or you're just in need of a d[...]

Vacay-ready: Our packing list for your summer escape

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Everyone's favorite season is back, and summer means vacation! Not sure how to get ready for your next trip? Our packing list has all the best tips to help you get away without worrying!   The travelling essentials Let's start with the basics: every traveller needs practical items for a worry-free vacay. A backpack is always a good idea to carry city[...]

#SummerPrepSchool: Beach Hair Don't Care!

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For most of us girls, summer is synonymous with long, wavy beach hair (thanks to Pinterest!). In real life, the sun, heat and wind may be hard on our hair, which is why it's important to have the right tools and good styling habits to keep it healthy. Here are a few tips to take care of your hair this summer.   Keep it cool No blow-dryer, no flat iro[...]

#SummerPrepSchool: Bikini Hair Removal

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It's that time of year again: the return of summer means getting ready to show some skin, and for most of us ladies, the starting point is bikini hair removal! Are you #TeamWax or #TeamRazor?   WAX   Source: Into the Gloss Pros: Lasts longer, makes a cleaner finish Cons: Pretty painful, especially in more sensitive areas If you’re go[...]

Top Trend: The Bra Show-Off

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'Tis the season for racerbacks, delicate straps and lace details! Don't let you bra hide under your clothes. Get ready for a bra show-off; here are three ways to make your bra a part of your favorite summer outfits!   Go low, front to back! Halter tops, open back tanks and low-neckline tees are your best friends ! Pair them with delicate jewelry and [...]

Bra styles for every woman: Find your perfect match

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There are so many bra styles on the market, sometimes, it can be difficult to find the one that’s right for you. Your silhouette, your bra style or even the outfit that you’re wearing can influence what you best bra match would be! Here are a few tips to choose the best bra style.   Push-Up Best for: Extra help for the perfect cleavage Whether y[...]

How to get lucky this Friday the 13th!

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Friday the 13th may happen only a few times every year, but it gets everybody talking, even the least superstitious among us. There's even an official name for the fear of this dreaded day: Friggatriskaidekaphobia! We rounded up a few ways to avoid back luck; who knows, maybe Friday the 13th will become a lucky day for you!   Wear red underwear. [...]