Best of 2017. Recap Top 5 blog post of the year on Christina Truong Blog

Best of 2017

As 2017 comes to an end, here were the top 5 blog posts from the year. Based on what I have gathered from the top 20, it seems to me foundation reviews are a big hit. I am definitely taking notes and will provide more foundation reviews in the upcoming year. Along with foundation reviews,…

Favourite Five Canadian Beauty Brands

Favourite Five: Canadian Beauty Brands

Oh Canada! There are many homegrown talents that are making international headlines, from musicians, actors to designers and even beauty brands. Did you know MAC Cosmetics was founded in Canada? It is now one of the top three global makeup brands. There are so many Canadian beauty brands out there and you best bet that…

My Favourite: Shampoo and Conditioner. Goldwell dualsenses Rich Repair Collection

My Fave: Shampoo and Conditioner

I have posted a few shampoo and conditioner reviews on the blog. However, when I’m not testing hair care products or if product did more harm than good, I always go back to this shampoo and conditioner duo. GOLDWELL dualsenses Rich Repair Shampoo and Conditioner is my all time favourite shampoo and conditioner. I was…

Christina Truong beauty products discovered and became a favourite in 2016

My 2016 Beauty Favourites

2016 has been an enjoyable ride in the beauty department. Discovering new products that instantly become a new favourite is a lot of fun. Having to narrow down the best of the best for 2016, on the other hand, is never easy. But I managed to come up with a list of my 2016 favourites…

Fall Fashion Favourites Zara Midi Dress, Double Sided Coat, Special Edition Super Soft Touch Wide Brim Hat, Mini City Bag with Split Suede Flap, Stretch Leg High Heel Boots, Striped Scarf

Fall 2016 Fashion Favourites

Those who know me, knows I L-O-V-E the Fall/Winter season, not in terms of those deep freeze days (though I do love to bundle up and have a hot drink in hand) but for the fashion favourites. Outerwear, boots, hats, scarves, and most importantly, it’s sweater weather! I love layering pieces, combining different textures and…

Top 5 Favourite Signature Perfume Fragrances

My Fave: Top 5 Fragrances

Dream of a dream. An ordinary girl could dream of going into a lab and creating the scent of her dreams. Until that day comes, I am glad there are hundreds upon hundreds of perfume selections out in the market. Over the course of my lifetime, thus far, I have stumbled upon a handful of…

The top 5 best lip balms for under $10 featuring Nivea Hydro Care, Softlips Lip Moisturizer, Burt's Bees Beeswax Lip Balm, Rosebud Perfume Co. Rosebud Salve, Jack Black Moisture Therapy Lip Balm, Vaseline Original Petroleum Jelly

Lip Balm Loves

As the temperature slowly starts to drop, chapped lips are upon us. Dried, chapped lips are never a good look. I struggle with dried, chapped lips, so I’m always on the search for the best of the best. I have bought and tested a handful of lip balms, some based on consumer hype and others…