Toronto Fashion Week Beauty Survival Kit

Toronto Fashion Week is on its way. Show invitations are flooding my inbox and I almost can't keep track. This is an exciting time in the city as everyone's getting ready to check out our homegrown designers. New sponsors to the 2012 lineup have caused for a quick name change: World Mastercard Fashion Week. New to the family is also Maybelline New York Canada stepping in as the official makeup brand and Redken New York is the official hair sponsor. Even our friends at Essie will be present backstage.

I'll be previewing backstage looks with Maybelline and Redken minutes before the models hit the runway. Did I mention this is all happening in less than a week? I'm out of breath just thinking about it. 

In the spirit of fashion, hair, and beauty, here are some hot items to add to your must-have list: