Archive for November, 2006

What to pack for your Thanksgiving trip….

Tuesday, November 21st, 2006

Ladies – don’t leave home without the following: Facial blotting tissues – These are a must-have all year round, but especially over the holidays when people gather just to eat. They freshen you up by absorbing oil and leave your face looking and feeling great. They are available from The Body Shop, Philosophy, Boscia, Sephora, [...]

Calling all Online Cosmetics Buyers…

Tuesday, November 21st, 2006

Before you purchase anything at Sephora using the friends and family discount, make sure you register and purchase through Ebates. What is Ebates you ask? Here’s the lowdow for you: “Ebates earns sales commission from merchants. Most sites keep the money, but not Ebates! We turn this commission into Cash Back and send you the [...]

Laura Geller’s Baked Beauties Collection

Monday, November 20th, 2006

Last week I received my Laura Geller’s Baked Beauties Collection that I ordered from Sephora. I was anxious to get it because I’ve heard a lot about Laura’s products and spoke to a Sephora employee who was raving about the line. Beauty Bug’s thoughts: First off, I must say that they are making a mistake [...]

Monday Links

Monday, November 20th, 2006

Kiss and Make-up reminds us that Thanksgiving is just not about food – cute post that gets us in the Thanksgiving mood! Celeb Beauty Routines – Jennifer Anniston uses Neutrogena? Whaaa? Also interesting to hear that Felicity Huffman, Marcia Cross and Lindsey Lohan use Leaf and Rusher – I just got a sample of their [...]

New January Products to Look Forward to

Sunday, November 19th, 2006

Other than theNew Years, the Beauty Bug is looking forward to a few other things this coming January. These 2 new products are on my list to check out: Max Factor Volume Couture Mascara – Max Factor does mascara like nobody’s business so it’s only natural that I’m excited to get my hands on one [...]

What does Sephora mean?

Saturday, November 18th, 2006

I was just sitting around my office looking at my recent Sephora purchases, and a question popped into my mind – what does the word Sephora mean? It’s a word that I use several times everyday – but why did they decide to name the best store on earth Sephora? My boyfriend consulted Wikipedia for [...]

Saturday Links

Saturday, November 18th, 2006

Sorry about not posting yesterday – I make a dilligent effort to write between 2-3 posts per day but yesterday was just busy – I was so tired at the end of the day that I even fell asleep with my makeup on – *GASP*! How marketing influences which cosmetics we buy – This is [...]

Play-Doh Cologne Spray?

Thursday, November 16th, 2006

So I’ll admit that it has been a while since I’ve played with Play Doh, but I dont remember it spelling cologne-worthy. Who is going to buy this?

The Power of the Pomegranate

Thursday, November 16th, 2006

The Pomegranate is experiencing it’s 15 minutes of fame, but there’s not doubt in my mind has staying power. First it was the Pom Wonderful and now everywhere you look, there are new products popping up containing pomegranate – from juice drinks to bath and skin care and sun care. Major brands are attracted to [...]

Sephora Friends and Family Discount

Thursday, November 16th, 2006

Get your credit cards ready – the Sephora Friends and Family discount will begin this Saturday 11/18 and run through Sunday 11/26. Simply enter FF2006 in the promotional code field and you will receive 20% off your total purchase. I can’t wait!