Archive for 'Collections'

A Glimpse of Spring 2010

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010

From left to right… 1) Lancome’s Ô My Rose Collection – A collection marked by coral-peach and teal hues, the Pop’n Cheeks Gentle and Lasting Blush promises to be the star product and the centerpiece of the collection. 2) Chanel’s Les Impressions Collection – This spring season Chanel goes neutral and classic  with a stunning [...]

Shu Uemura’s Boutique Birthday Collection

Friday, July 18th, 2008

It’s always a good day when The Beauty Bug gets to visit Boston’s best makeup artist, Dani Wagener. Everyone remembers the first time The Beauty Bug met with her to learn about The Rebirth Collection – The Beauty Bug’s lashes and eye makeup were out of control gorgeous. On the agenda this time around was [...]

New Collection: MAC Sonic Chic

Tuesday, July 8th, 2008

There’s something strangely appealing about this photo, no? Something very modish, very gothic chic – as though she’s channeling Marilyn Mason. The high contrast colors against her pale skin is overwhelmingly striking – especially to someone who’s skin is equally as pale. The new MAC Sonic Chic Collection is comprised of nine mineralized baked blushes [...]

New Collection: MAC New View

Monday, July 7th, 2008

Who remembers Lightscapade and Glissade Mineralize Skin Finishes from the MAC Danse Collection? Ahhh what fond memories those precious powders evoke. The Beauty Bug remembers buying both powders at the MAC counter at Bloomingdales at the Town Center Mall in Florida in December ’06. Thus began an uncontrollable obsession with these wondrous baked powders that [...]

Honoring Shu Uemura…With Lashes

Thursday, June 19th, 2008

Today, pioneer makeup artist Shu Uemura would have celebrated his 80th birthday. In honor of him, and to commemorate the first Shu Uemura boutique which celebrates its 25th anniversary, the Shu brand introduces its annual anniversary limited edition collection consisting of the seasons most festive colors as a special memento. The Beauty Bug attended an [...]

Buzzing Around The Beauty Scene: June, part 2

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2008

As promised, here’s part 2 of what The Beauty Bug’s recommendations for June… Prescriptives All You Need Continuous Action 24-Hour Moisturizers – Prescriptives has reformulated their All You Need franchise to 24-hour moisturizers! Available in normal, drier and oilier, The Beauty Bug loves the normal moisturizer because it absorbs quickly and She can readily apply [...]

MAC Summer Collections 2008 101

Tuesday, May 27th, 2008

Summer is a busy, crowded time at the MAC counter – here’s a handy-dandy guide that provides you with all you need to know about each new summer collection: Collection: Neo Sci Fi What it is: This collection runs the gamut of colors from hot fluorescent nail polishes, to beiges and flesh tones. How you’ll [...]