Archive for October, 2012

(Beauty)Bug Bites

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

Drew Does Makeup – Let’s all practice free love, put flowers in our hair, and celebrate Earth Day everyday. No? Not your style? Not The Beauty Bug’s style either. Which is probably why She scratched her head while reading the recent news about Drew Barrymore’s new makeup collection that will supposedly hit Walmart shelves sometime next year. [...]

Amika Nourishing Hair Mask

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

The Beauty Bug has good news and bad news. The good news – Amika’s Nourishing Hair mask is heavenly (and the perfect product for any poor news anchor who has been stuck outside covering the storm). The bad news – The Beauty Bug didn’t get to share her good hair day with anyone due to hurricane [...]

Embracing Wrinkles

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

It’s so often that The Beauty Bug writes about how to prevent wrinkles- but not tonight. Tonight, She wanted to share some photos of the wrinkles that She loves, She welcomes and She can’t get enough of. Edith Rose and Pearl.

M-61 Fast Blast Mask

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012

Blonde, brainy and bright  - that pretty much describes Marla Malcolm Beck, co-founder of Bluemercury, Inc and creator of M-61 skincare. The lady is a one-woman wonder – an anomaly. Not only did she spearhead the opening of her 37 Bluemercury Spas/retails boutiques, but she also created M-61 skincare, a power-packed natural treatment line that [...]

MAC 2012 Holiday Preview

Thursday, October 18th, 2012

To primp or not to primp – that is never a question during the holidays. But rather the question is – how much to primp? MAC’s Holiday Collections, on counters October 25th, run the full gamut on the primp scale. From softly chic to deeply dramatic to sexy leopard and lace- there is a look [...]

Get the Look: Adele Inspired

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

    Lorac Unzipped Palette Givenchy Rouge Interdit Satin Lipstick in Enchanting Beige The mark of an amazing makeup artist is his/her ability to contour. The incomparable Dani Wagenger of Dani Wagener Beauty  in Boston completely slays it when it comes to contouring and  paints on a wickedly straight cat eye. To get this look,  Dani [...]

Halloween Lashes and Nails

Monday, October 15th, 2012

Fright Night Vampira Lashes (Pictured at the top)   Ardell Wildlash Roaring Collection Lashes (available at CVS, Walgreens & Rite Aid) Ardell Wildlash Roaring Collection Lashes (available at CVS, Walgreens & Rite Aid)

(Beauty)Bug Bites

Thursday, October 11th, 2012

Rachel in a Bottle – Rachel’s claims her favorite movie is DANGEROUS LIAISONS (although her Friends say it’s WEEKEND AT BERNIE’S) and apparently her favorite haircare line resides here in Boston  -  Living Proof.  The  smarty-pants wizards over at MIT have been developing these scientific-based products since 2008 and now Anniston will join the team [...]