Archive for 'Featured'

October Product of the Month: LORAC Front of the Line Pro

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

The Product of the Month is a new feature here on Bit By The Beauty Bug. Look for new knock-out products to be highlighted at the beginning of every month. First The Beauty Bug tried Physician’s Forumla Eye Definer Felt Tip Marker. It was streaky, had a weak tip and the color got lighter with [...]

The Battle of the Vibrating Mascaras: Lancome’s Ôscillation vs. Estee’s TurboLash

Monday, November 10th, 2008

Lancome’s Ôscillation The Facts: Emits 7,000 Ôscillations per minute. Was created by a team led by Jean-Louis Guéret, the designer of all Lancôme mascara brushes who is the father of nearly 400 mascaras. Prior to the national launch, the waiting list reached a whopping 21,000 names. The Application: Practice your thumb exercises ladies, because Ôscillation [...]

Lancome’s Ôscillation Mascara Video Demonstration

Tuesday, August 5th, 2008

Lashes everywhere are reaching new lengths thanks to the now sold-out Lancome Ôscillation Mascara. The new vibrating product is accumulating waiting lists across the US that are longer than the latest issue of Vogue, and is causing even the most recognized beauty editors to toss their falsies away. The Beauty Bug’s mascara arrived on Saturday, [...]

Mascaras Going to New Lengths

Wednesday, July 30th, 2008

Within the span of about 2 short weeks, several new mascaras have hit beauty counters and shelves. These new innovative, fluttering wands are causing quite the buzz and vibration in the beauty world…literally. Here’s the breakdown: Givenchy’s Phenomen’ Eyes Mascara – Even though it’s not polite to stare, in some cases you just have to. [...]

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 [...]

Philosophy’s Foaming Purity Made Simple Cleanser

Wednesday, June 11th, 2008

This morning The Beauty Bug started Her day off with a breakfast sponsored by Philosophy. In the coming days She’ll tell more about what She learned, how the brand secured its place on the map, and about some new products to look out for in the coming months. But for now, She must gush about [...]


Wednesday, June 4th, 2008

While waiting for 20 minutes in the pouring rain for the T this morning (for anyone that doesn’t know, it’s Bostons subway), the Beauty Bug was miserable. She was soaked. The one redeeming factor, Her mascara still looked great thanks for Clinique’s Lash Power. Little did She know, She was in for some one-of-a-kind entertainment… [...]

Buzzing Around The Beauty Scene: June, part 1

Monday, June 2nd, 2008

From a tint so perfect you’ll dream about it to a soothing masque that smells like a tropical cocktail, here’s part one of what’s new on counters and shelves this month. Jane Iredale’s Dream Tint SPF 15 – This product wins the lofty title of The Beauty Bug’s Product of the Month! She’s been waiting [...]

Stila’s Cherry-licious

Wednesday, May 21st, 2008

This morning was a typical morning in The Beauty Bug household, that is until The Beauty Bug went to kiss The Beauty Bug Fiance goodbye before She left for work. She hadn’t followed her typical routine; usually She purposely kisses Him goodbye before She puts on the lip product of Her choosing, but today was [...]