Tangle Teaser Brush Review

This brush has changed my life. Actually. I am not exaggerating at all. The story: I have always had tangly and difficult hair. I would always know I needed to get a haircut when I stopped being able to get a brush through my hair. Two years ago I started the process of dying my…

Makeup routine for others with skin the colour of the undead

A friend of mine from India once commented, when we were working out in a gym together “all of these people are white, but you are WHITE”, to emphasize the degree of paleness of my skin. I remember being bugged by others about being pale throughout my entire life, but I’ve never been bothered by…

Gene Tierney Makeup Tutorial

This will just be a quick tutorial on how I did a recent Gene Tierney inspired look. Her makeup looks always seem so dewy and ethereal which is a makeup aesthetic I absolutely love, so I attempted to re-create one of her looks. Hair For my hair I curled with a thin spiral barrel curling…

Two Weeks in Cardiology

The first few days of my clerkship were an absolute mess. This was not anyone’s fault, but the lack of organization made for a harrowing introduction into cardiology, and possibly a humorous one in reflection. Prior to the start of clerkship, an IT training session, for the purpose of learning to use the hospital’s electronic…

What to Expect in your First Year of Medical School

What to Expect in your First Year of Medical School (in Canada) When I started medical school, I barely knew anyone in medicine. I was connected with two student mentors a year ahead of me and a friend in pharmacy had given me the number of one of his friends in medicine. However, I did…