Archive for October, 2011

Jan Marini Gingerbread Holiday Exfoliator

Thursday, October 27th, 2011

Holy gingerbread! One whiff of the Jan Marini Holiday Exfoliator and The Beauty Bug didn’t want to spread this on Her face – She wanted to grab a cupcake to frost or throw it in the oven to bake right before guests come over!  Trust the Beauty Bug when she says you’ve never, ever smelled [...]

RoC Daily Resurfacing Disks

Monday, October 24th, 2011

Compact disks as we know them are pretty much obsolete – but The Beauty Bug urges you – get these CDs  in your beauty rotation. NOW. RoC Daily Resurfacing Disks are pillows of moisturizing goodness, infused with soy and other skin-nourishing cleansers. They lather up a storm when circulated on the face and feel as [...]

Lindsay Lohan is a Misfit

Monday, October 24th, 2011

This may be last week’s news, but makeup mishaps are never forgotten… Clearly a misfit herself, Lindsay Lohan looks like she belongs in the group The Misfits from the cartoon, Jem. Her attempt to contour her cheek bones, resulted in an unblended mess. Maybe it was an early Halloween costume?

(Beauty)Bug Bites

Wednesday, October 19th, 2011

Courtney Cox credits Mila Moursi’s facials and products for keeping her skin looking great. Her favorite products include the pH Balancing Toner, Refining Lotion, and the Anti-Age Lift Serum.  Something’s gotta keep Gale Weathers looking good – SCREAM 13 is set to be released in 2022. These 2 products promise the world – except of course, [...]

MAC Holiday 2011 Snapshot

Monday, October 17th, 2011

Sequins, glitter and Johnny Weir – what more does your holiday need? Collections include Glitter and Ice – a winter wonderland of marbleized eye shadows, Paint Pots, glosses and nail lacquers, Ice Parades – ice shadow quads complete with shakable snow globe compacts and other giftable makeup kits, DazzleSphere – lip glass stuff ornaments, and Viva Glam. [...]

The Magnetic Manicure

Thursday, October 13th, 2011

There’s not much to say that hasn’t been said already about magnetic manicures. You can read all about it here. And here. And also here. Hotter than crackle, easier than Minx, and sexier than mattes – they are a holographic-esque showstopper.  But, despite the buzz, the trend hasn’t really penetrated nail salons yet. At least [...]

Simple Pleasures: Maybelline Baby Lips

Tuesday, October 11th, 2011

Over-tweezed brows. Dark lip liner. Unblended foundation at the neckline.  All could sufficiently haunt a house. But, there are few beauty crimes more offensive than applying lipstick to jagged, rough, chapped lips. But, thanks to Maybelline’s Baby Lips – we can have the baby soft lips that we were born with all over again. There [...]

Allure Best of Beauty Interview With Amy Keller Laird

Sunday, October 9th, 2011

The Beauty Bug is back, and it feels good! She’s excited to share her 4th annual Best of Beauty interview with Allure Beauty Director, Amy Keller Laird. Tried, tested and true, the editors slathered, swatched, and sprayed until they uncovered the 193 best products available. Some sported uneven, multi-colored tans, while another borrowed a SUV [...]