Our beauty vlogger Claudia Steven is a serious beauty junkie. Every week, she’ll unbox two new makeup dupes that are similar in every way but two—brand and price—and review the similarities and differences. She’s basically your new beauty BFF. Come back every week for another round!
Beauty Battle #10: Plum Nail Polish Deborah Lippman nail polish in Miss Independent, $29, net-a-porter.com VS. Artdeco Art Couture nail lacquer in 741 Purple Emperor, $14, available at Shoppers Drug Mart
Beauty Battle #6: Highlighters Clinique Chubby Stick Sculpting Highlight in Hefty Highlight, $26, thebay.com VS. L’Oréal Paris True Match Lumi Liquid Glow Illuminator Prime & Highlight in Ice, $13, walmart.ca
Beauty Battle #5: Glitter Eyeshadow M.A.C Dazzleshadow from the Le Disko collection in Slow/Fast/Slow, $24, sephora.com VS. Ciaté Precious Metal Eyeshadow in Ocean Drive, $36, at select The Bay locations
Beauty Battle #3: Teal Eyeliner Make Up For Ever Waterproof Glide-On Shadaow in Aqua Matic, $25, makeupforever.com VS. Revlon Photoready Eye Art in Green Glimmer, $11.50, available at drugstores across Canada
Beauty Battle #2: Bronzer Physicians Formula Bronze Booster 2 in 1 24 Karat Gold Highlighter & Bronzer in Medium Dark, $15, drugstores across Canada VS. Hourglass Ambient Lighting Bronzer in Luminous Bronze Light, $50, sephora.com