Archive for November, 2006

Beauty Bug’s Must Haves

Thursday, November 30th, 2006

While the Beauty Bug loves samples, experimenting with new brands and formulas, and being able to speak intelligently about every single skin care brand on the market (ok, that’s impossible, we know), she does have some loyalty to certain products that she always going back to. Here they are: MD Skincare Alpha Beta Peel – [...]

Are you A Lashionista?

Wednesday, November 29th, 2006

Max Factor wants to know, are you a Lashionista? That giraffe certainly is. Lashionistas, according to them, are “fashion conscious women who desire full, high-impact lashes that can be achieved without sacrificing separation and definition.” Well, very soon all you Lashionistas will be able to throw away your fake eye lashes (if you were able [...]

Sephora Sued for Using Circus Theme

Wednesday, November 29th, 2006

This just in!!! Breaking News!! The Greatest Show on Earth is sueing Sephora, claiming they improperly used their circus trademarks, including the phrase “The Greatest Show on Earth”. If The Greatest Show on Earth get its way, Sephora will have to immediately suspend all advertising. They are also seeking 5 million dollars claiming they have [...]

Smashbox Emulsion Lip Exfoliant

Tuesday, November 28th, 2006

I’m very intrigued by this product – I want to try it, however, something about a lip exfoliant it weird to me. It’s like a mask for your lips – it just seems odd and like it would be uncomfortable and you would end up eating it or something. But, I love anything peppermint, and [...]

Buy Yourself a Test Tube for the Holidays

Monday, November 27th, 2006

Are you sick of hearing me talk about New Beauty’s Test Tube yet? Do I sound like a broken record yet? Well, you only read my posts about it, just imagine how my boyfriend and family feel! Anyways, get used to it because I love this program. Seeing that the Beauty Bug is in marketing [...]

Clinique’s Cream Liner in Chocolate Lustre

Monday, November 27th, 2006

Clinique’s (new) Pink Chocolates Holiday Collection has been the subject of many posts in the beauty blog circuit – all of them boasting that it’s full of shimmer and glow. While I do really like the Shimmering Tones Powder (what can be bad about Shimmering Powder), I have to say that I’m quite disappointed with [...]

Links – 11/27/06

Monday, November 27th, 2006

Botox At the Mall – I am appauled by this. I want to know that I’m in a nice, sanitary doctor’s office and it’s safe and reliable. I can’t even imagine going to the mall and having a Botox injection while smelling the friend food from the McDonald’s at the near by food court. Botox [...]

“Never Under Estimate the Power of a Lipgloss”

Sunday, November 26th, 2006

Sephora has just released their holiday E-Card, and it’s really adroable. It’s nondenominational and just perfect. Here are some screen shots: I must admit, I wasn’t loving the whole “circus” theme prior to seeing this, but now they’ve won me over. You can’t go wrong with the “kiss the frog he turns into a prince” [...]

Aveda Lip Gloss Swap

Friday, November 24th, 2006

Just an update on my Best of Origins post from yesterday – you can get the Best of set here for $75 and free shipping. Again, it’s a limited time offer. Amidst all the craziness of Black Friday, the most exciting deal of the day for me was when I was walking by the Aveda [...]

Happy Thanksgiving!

Thursday, November 23rd, 2006

Hope everyone is sleepping late, lounging and relaxing, and eating well today in preparation for the big shopping day tomorrow. Or perhaps some of you are taking avantage of all the online discounts available. Here are just a few: Sephora – 20% off now thru 11/26; code = FF2006 Kiehl’s – 20% off 11/24-11/27; code [...]