Archive for December, 2012

MAKE UP FOR EVER’S Pro Finish Foundation + Interview

Thursday, December 20th, 2012

This post is dedicated to all the ladies who never thought that they would wear a compact powder foundation. You know who you are. Trust The Beauty Bug – She’s pretty sure you’ll re-think that after reading this post because MAKE UP FOR EVER is tackling talc with their new Pro Finish Foundation. Out early next year, [...]

Laura Mercier’s Holiday 2012 Color Story: Art Deco Muse

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

Laura Mercier will always have Paris – the inspiration behind her  Art Deco Muse Collection. As a painter,  Laura drew from her background and focused on the mood and the attitude of the women of the Art Deco period in the mid-1920s. She created rich shades of gold, red and black to contrast each other [...]

Post-Holiday MAC Collections – December & January

Monday, December 17th, 2012

Every year, after all the holiday glitz and glam fades,  when the sparkle of the glitter can’t compare to the twinkle of the snow, MAC always releases several comfort collections that are dripping with full-bodied, vivid colors that just frankly – hit the spot. Apres Chic makes your want to clutch a mug of hot chocolate, [...]

(Beauty) Bug Bites

Thursday, December 13th, 2012

LEGO my Birkin – Like the studio audience at an ‘Oprah’s Favorite Things’ taping, women everywhere lost their minds in a maniacal frenzy when they heard about this $400 Birkin Bag. Then they found out it was made out of LEGOS.  In Poland. And won’t be shipped until February. Buzzkill. And now, Kim Kardashian tweeted [...]

The Best of the Best: Chanukah Manicures

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

Shine bright like a menorah (eat your heart out, Rihanna) this Chanukah and decorate your tips with these dreidels, stars of david, and candlelight. Happy Chankah! These decals are brought to you straight from the synagogue from Rabbi Yael Buechler, who teaches the Torah to her students through nail art. What a mensch!