Archive for February, 2012

Tarte Spring 2012 Collection

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

  Every beauty buff knows that in the world of makeup, fall collections reign supreme. Following in order of importance (and some could argue are tied  for the #2 slot) are the Holiday and Spring collections. That being said, The Beauty Bug never really got excited about spring collections – undoubtedly there’s always that unwearable [...]

Best Oscar Tweets

Monday, February 27th, 2012

The Beauty Bug spent Oscar evening being tortured by Billy Crystal’s tired song and dance (as well as his new face), picking apart the red carpet fashions and scouring Twitter for the night’s best Tweet’s. Below are sampling. Has Joan Rivers had some work done? #Oscars — Dana Weiss (@Possessionista) February 26, 2012 No, but [...]

Peter Lamas Citrus-C Facial Cleanser

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012

True story  - this Peter Lamas Citrus-C Facial Cleanser smells like the most delicious gulp of Fanta orange soda. Just a whiff triggers The Beauty Bug’s mouth to water and invokes cravings of the worst kind. The cleanser is smooth, all-natural, works up into a rich, sudsy lather and is the next best thing to fountain [...]

Friday Night Lights

Saturday, February 18th, 2012

The above photo pretty much sums up Friday nights in The Beauty Bug household. The Beauty Bug’s candle of choice this week  - June Jacobs Citrus Bergamot.  After a week of nonstop conference calls, meetings, and powerpoint decks filled with corporate nonsense, it’s just what the relaxation fairy ordered. The fresh, light scent is incredibly calming and tranquil, [...]

(Beauty)Bug Bites

Wednesday, February 8th, 2012

Just months after her divorce, Katy Perry is lashing out…in Ulta. This month she’ll release her own line of fake eye lashes on Ulta.com. Surely, they’ll be trimmed with cupcakes and lollipops. The best part of about this story? The Beauty Bug Husband sent Her an email with the link and the subject read: “crazy [...]

Clinique Almost Lipstick

Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

There’s really nothing almost about this product. It was definitely one of the best new products to hit beauty counters last month and its origins are  deeply rooted in cosmetic history. The Almost Lipstick craze started in 1989 with the cult-classic Black Honey (two words that will get any beauty junkie visibly excited). Fast forward [...]

L’Oreal Twitter Chat With Dr. Gervaise Gersner WINNER

Thursday, February 2nd, 2012

The winner of the L’Oreal Twitter Chat is Tina. Tina – check your email for instructions on how to claim your prize. Tina’s question and answer was as follows: Q: I’m 46 years old and recently I’ve noticed a few dark brown splotches on the top of my chest and my upper forehead. What might [...]