Archive for January, 2012

Bobbi Brown Neons & Nudes

Monday, January 30th, 2012

If this collection were a movie, it’d no doubt be TWINS, with Arnold Schwarzenegger and Danny DeVito. While at first the nudes and neon combo may seem to be a bit like an unlikely pairing – they actually do compliment each other.  The easiest way to use it is to do what makeup artists have been preaching since [...]

CLARINS Skin Spa at Bloomingdales

Friday, January 27th, 2012

Right across from the Chanel boutique, adjacent to the Fendi area, there is a door that leads to dreamland. The new Clarins Spa. The private 2-room oasis is the first of its kind within a Bloomingdales store.  With this new luxury shop-eat-spa (in no particular order) concept, three words a girl can never refuse – [...]

L’Oreal Twitter Chat With Dr. Gervaise Gersner & Giveaway

Monday, January 23rd, 2012

The Beauty Bug will have what she’s having…and by that she means Dr. Gervaise Gerstner. The 38-year old drop-dead darling derm, who doesn’t look a day over 29 (check her out in the new L’Oreal spot below),  is the new consulting doctor behind the brand’s new Youth Code Dark Spot Correcting and Illuminating line. Long-time readers know [...]

MAC Naturally

Friday, January 20th, 2012

Every year after Christmas, after all the glitter, glitz and glam settles, MAC turns The Beauty Bug into a hoarder with their post-holiday collection. One packed with the most versatile, stunning nudes and neutrals that are simple, fresh and understatedly sexy. This year, Naturally is just that. Shades are soft, yet lush and sheer – [...]

‘Hot’ New Product: boscia Detoxifying Black Cleanser

Thursday, January 19th, 2012

Ladies, this cleanser warms on contact. Let The Beauty Bug repeat that – the cleanser warms on contact.  The Beauty Bug’s review could end now. As far as She was concerned She was sold -it was a natural fit because it matched 99% of Her wardrobe and it was like a geothermal hot spring for [...]

The Golden Globes Red Carpet Timeline, BeautyBug Style

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012

Not much has changed with regards to the Golden Globes – there were hits, there were misses,  there were reasons to fire one’s stylist (Zooey Deschannel),  and Lea Michele is still one of the most disliked people in Hollywood. Here’s the rundown: 6:13  – Sarah Hyland arrives on the red carpet.  She is Mila Kunis‘ [...]

Golden Globes Beauty – Get The Looks

Monday, January 16th, 2012

DIANA AGRON Makeup artist Monica Blunder was inspired by the spring 2012 fashion shows where the makeup was fresh but still very glamorous.  Since Dianna’s red Giles dress was so “va va voom,” Monika focused on the lips to be the stand out feature. Monika kept Julianna’s skin simple and fresh with a bit of [...]

Best New Beauty Buys for 2012

Thursday, January 12th, 2012

From digital foundation to a brush that absorbs water and cuts your drying time in half, check out Bobbie Thomas’ picks for the year’s best new beauty buys. Visit for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Products listed in this piece include: Dr Dennis Gross Skincare Active Vitamin D Serum Oil [...]

Beauty Editors’ Most Anticipated Products of 2012

Monday, January 9th, 2012

Ladies – make room on your vanities, clean out your medicine cabinets and clear off those bathroom shelves – 2012 is going to be full of must-have new products.  Check out some of the year’s most anticipated products from some of the most in-the-know ladies in the biz… “There are two beauty products that I’m [...]

Beauty in a Snap: Artist Tools by Japonesque

Thursday, January 5th, 2012

When asked, any true beauty junkie will immediately be able to tell you their favorite local CVS to go to for the best selection of drug store products. Be it only 2 long aisles (not including the stacked end-caps)….The Beauty Bug gets lost in Hers. It’s the store that always carries the new varieties of Organix [...]