COLLEGECANDY Writer

Alex Smith

I love my little hometown and all that goes with living in the Great White North - snow, skiing, hot chocolate, bulky knit sweaters. I'm passionate about a lot of things, but you'll most often find me writing about books, makeup and fashion. As I like to put it, I've got beauty AND brains.
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    LATEST ARTICLES WRITTEN
    Feb 17, 2015

    Snag Your Own Christian With The ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Beauty Look

    If you've found yourself fantasizing about finding your very own Christian Grey, may we suggest a less, ahem, risqué alternative: beauty looks inspired by Anastasia Steele and her many looks throughout the books and movie.

    Feb 12, 2015

    5 Must-See Movies This Valentine’s Day

    Dating a guy with a penchant for history or sci-fi? We've got you covered. Making plans with your BFF? Look no further!

    Feb 10, 2015

    How To Contour Your Face Like the Kardashians

    These are the best products out there to sculpt and shape a face that Kim, Khloe, and Kourt would be proud of.

    5 Gifts Your Boyfriend Actually Wants For Valentine’s Day

    5 super creative, thoughtful, and sometimes practical Valentine's Day gifts that your boyfriend didn't even know he wanted.

    Feb 6, 2015

    Valentine’s Day Beauty Gifts for Your Best Friends

    Why not take advantage of the opportunity to celebrate your awesome friendships and spoil each other with gifts that men would NEVER pick out?

    Feb 3, 2015

    Channel Your Inner Taylor Swift: The 5 Best Red Lipsticks

    In a few short years, Taylor Swift has gone from country bumpkin to chart-topping style maven.

    Jan 27, 2015

      Jan 20, 2015

      The 6 Best Nail Polish Shades for Winter

      We've hand-picked a list of the best, vampiest nail polishes in a mix of cream and shimmer finishes to satisfy your Winter cravings!

      Jan 13, 2015

      Save & Splurge: Get A Gorgeous Summer Glow This Winter

      Not only can winter wreck havoc on the moisture levels in your skin, but can also totally dull your complexion.

      Jan 6, 2015

      Detox Your Skin: The 5 Best Cleansers, Masks, & Treatments

      Giving yourself an at-home detoxifying skincare experience is easier than you think with these cleansers, masks, and skin treatments.

      Dec 30, 2014

      Sparkle & Shine on New Year’s Eve: Shimmery Makeup to Make You Stand Out

      We've got a list of makeup for your eyes, face and lips that will light up your complexion and add gorgeous sheen and shimmer (minus the garish glitter).

      Dec 25, 2014

      Reset for 2015 with ‘HIGH: A Party Girl’s Guide to Peace’

      With 2014 coming to a close soon, many of us are revisiting the resolutions we made last January and thinking up new goals for 2015.

      Dec 24, 2014

      Holiday Party Hairstyles & The Products You Need: A Step By Step Guide

      Hairstyles to spice up your routine for holiday and Christmas parties in 6 easy steps.

      Dec 22, 2014

      5 Reality Stars Who Blew All Their Cash

      We've thrown together a list of some of the most notorious reality TV stars who have fallen from their pedestals and are now paying the consequences for their poor decisions.