Archive for December, 2008

A Mika Holiday

Thursday, December 25th, 2008

Mika Ninagawa and Shu Uemura are a match made in heaven. He’s a makeup artist and a true beauty pioneer who blends nature, science and art in his brand, and she’s Japan’s most beloved and renowed photographer known for her high fashion and high drama work. This Holiday season the two have come together to [...]

Eau de “Have it Your Way”

Thursday, December 18th, 2008

Brace your noses everyone. Vegetarians beware. The Home of the Whopper is now in the fragrance business. This week, just in time for the Holidays, Burger King revealed its new cologne body spray for men, “Flame.” Retailing for $3.99, its described as “the scent of seduction with a hint of flame-broiled meat.” PR stunt, joke [...]

A Shopper’s Guide to Philosophy Gift Sets

Thursday, December 18th, 2008

Ahhh the holidays…. The Beauty Bug loves this time of year. The candles, the hot cocoa, the lights, the potato pancakes, the peppermint bark, and the Philosophy Gift Sets. Whatever type of gift you need this time of year, whether is be a gift for a girly or, a hostess gift, or a new years [...]

Just in Time for the Holidays…The Invisibelt

Thursday, December 11th, 2008

Just what you’ve always wanted, right? That one crucial piece that’s missing in your wardrobe that you never knew you needed, right? There are so many press releases that The Beauty Bug receives and ignores, but this one was just too hard to – on several levels. Especially when part of it reads, “Plus, you’ll [...]

How To Get Your Significant Other to Wash His Face…

Monday, December 8th, 2008

…the short answer, get a puppy who loves to lick. For years, The Beauty Bug has been pleading with The Beauty Bug Fiance to wash His face; telling him how refreshed and clean he’d feel. But, to Her dismay, all of the men’s facial products would just sit on the shelf in the shower, unused. [...]

Space.NK Invades Bloomingdales

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2008

There’s never a dull moment for Space.NK’s founder, Nicky Kinnaird. She never stops. Just last month she traveled to 9 different boutique openings in select Bloomingdale’s across the US over a 3 week period. She describes herself as inquisitive and says she’ll always be first in line to try a new restaurant, or see the [...]