Archive for June, 2008

A Lesson in Philosophy: Part 3

Monday, June 23rd, 2008

For part 1, click here. For part 2, click here. To wrap up the Philosophy series, here are some fun facts about the brand: Amazing Grace is the #1 selling fragrance at Sephora. Their Cinnamon Buns Bath & Shower Gel is also coveted by men. If you don’t want to share, then don’t leave it [...]

Weekend Beauty Reads

Sunday, June 22nd, 2008

Raging Rouge kicks off the summer season with an introduction to the current sun protection debate: should you use physical or chemical sunscreen? A Touch of Blusher loves YSL’s fall 2008 makeup collection. Roselyn from Makeup Makes Me Happy™ is this week’s lady in red! In this lovely makeup tutorial, she’ll show you the best [...]

A Lesson In Philosophy: Part 2

Thursday, June 19th, 2008

If you’re just joining The Beauty Bug, click here for part 1. The crux of The Beauty Bug’s meeting with Philosophy was spent playing chemistry class. Everyone’s hands were lathered with cleansers, creams, lip exfoliants, and masks until they were smooth and glowing. The Beauty Bug will focus on the peels because She’s a huge [...]

Honoring Shu Uemura…With Lashes

Thursday, June 19th, 2008

Today, pioneer makeup artist Shu Uemura would have celebrated his 80th birthday. In honor of him, and to commemorate the first Shu Uemura boutique which celebrates its 25th anniversary, the Shu brand introduces its annual anniversary limited edition collection consisting of the seasons most festive colors as a special memento. The Beauty Bug attended an [...]

TDO Andrea Brueckner Bag Giveaway

Wednesday, June 18th, 2008

The Beauty Bug splurges on bags and jeans, and if She didn’t just get a new bag for her birthday, She’s be purchasing this Andrea Brueckner bag. Enter to win it here, winners will be chosen on Sunday.

A Lesson in Philosophy: Part 1

Tuesday, June 17th, 2008

Last week, The Beauty Bug was invited to spend Her morning learning a bit more about Philosophy; its history, and the brain child behind the brand, Cristina Carlino. The Beauty Bug left the breakfast with a glowing hand after sampling a few of their masks that provide instant results, and a better understanding of the [...]

Estée Lauder Launches New Sensuous Fragrance

Sunday, June 15th, 2008

This month, Estée Lauder introduces Sensuous, a new woody, full-bodied, amber fragrance. Along with the fragrance, Estée has also posed a question to woman everywhere, asking them what sensuous means to them? Because every woman is sensuous in her own way, and because the fragrance is slightly different on each woman that wear it, Estée [...]

Lancome’s New Vibrating Mascara, Ôscillation

Friday, June 13th, 2008

You heard it here first! Lancome, the mascara giant, will soon be creating even more mascara envy amongst it’s industry competitors. The Paris-based company is set to release Ôscillation, a unique vibrating mascara that provides a 360-degree coat around each and every lash. This is one that The Beauty Bug will need to see to [...]

It’s Like a Spaaa for Your Showah

Thursday, June 12th, 2008

Many times, people that meet The Beauty Bug for the first time ask Her why She doesn’t have a Boston accent. Some even sound disappointed. “Well, haven’t you lived here all your life?”, they ask. The Beauty bug would nod, and they would just stare – seeming dissatisfied and confused. She really doesn’t have an [...]

Philosophy’s Foaming Purity Made Simple Cleanser

Wednesday, June 11th, 2008

This morning The Beauty Bug started Her day off with a breakfast sponsored by Philosophy. In the coming days She’ll tell more about what She learned, how the brand secured its place on the map, and about some new products to look out for in the coming months. But for now, She must gush about [...]