Archive for February, 2009

The Oscars By Numbers, 2009

Monday, February 23rd, 2009

In short, this year the Oscars needed less bows, less belts, and a bit more color and bronzer to off-set the muted tones combined with pale skin… 8:35PM – Why did Anne Hathaway change? Anyone? Anyone? 8:45PM – The room fills with shrieks as the the former best supporting actors take the stage.  Tilda Swinton, [...]

bareMinerals SPF 30 Natural Sunscreen Coming in March

Wednesday, February 18th, 2009

Hold on to your compacts and glosses ladies, next month the new bareMinerals SPF 30 Natural Sunscreen hits shelves. Surely those who are bareMinerals addicts will be flocking to their local Ultas and Sephoras to try this 100% natural concentrated powder that offers UVA/UVB protection and contains Vitamins A, C & E. The portability and [...]

Valentine’s Day Lashes

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009

The Beauty Bug never needs a reason to don fabulous lashes, and bat til Her heart’s content. Recall New Year’s Eve . On Valentine’s Day this brunette Beauty Bug fluttered Her #6 MAC eyelashes, and sported eyeshadow best-suited for a redhead, combined with an old MAC favorite.  Part of MAC’s Brunette, Blonde and Redhead collection, [...]

Cupid’s Little Helper, Part 2

Wednesday, February 11th, 2009

Perfect gifts for you, or the one you love… 1.  Heart Pumice, $3 – Polish your heels and elbows with love. Pair with the perfect red nail polish,  OPI’s Thrill of Brazil. 2. Booty Parlor’s Kissaholic Kissing Kit, $26 – A two-step kissing kit that contains three  glosses and a cinna-minty breath mist, infused with [...]

Cupid’s Little Helper, Part 1

Tuesday, February 10th, 2009

Just call The Beauty Bug Cupid’s Little Helper… 1. Valentine’s Day Slant Tweezer by Tweezerman, $25 -  Every girls needs fashionable, stylish beauty tools and red tweezers with white hearts are so…lovable. 2. mark Candy Kisses Lip Glosses, $10 – White Truffle, Toffee Crunch and Tiramisu lip glosses in cute bon-bon pots.  Yes please. 3. [...]

Laura Geller’s Ethereal Rose Baked Powder

Monday, February 9th, 2009

In a recent conversation with Miss All Lacquered Up, She confessed to The Beauty Bug that she’s  somewhat of a Laura Geller Baked Beauty Addict. Because of this,  she must steer clear of the Ms. Geller’s ‘baked goods’ whenever she goes to Sephora. Well, don’t say The Beauty Bug didn’t warn you (Miss All Lacquered [...]

Drugstore Mascara Showdown, Part 2

Friday, February 6th, 2009

For a part 1 refresher course, click here. Maybelline XXL Extensions – The Beauty Bug hadn’t intended on including this mascara in the showdown, until She stumbled into the bathroom at work one morning and saw one of Her co-workers applying it. The Beauty Bug was drawn to her beautifully long lashes that looked amazing. [...]