Archive for 'hair care'

Neil George’s Intense Repair Mask

Thursday, January 29th, 2009

The Beauty Bug used a break-through product last night and was absolutely floored when She blow-dried her hair this morning and “unveiled” the results… Yes, Space NK’s Nicky Kinnaird personally recommended Neil George’s product line to The Beauty Bug, and this holy grail product was also featured in Allure’s editors picks last month, and yet [...]

The Beauty Bug Gets Tamed

Tuesday, October 28th, 2008

No, The Beauty Bug doesn’t live in Chicago, but it seems like the winds are just as bad here in Boston. What’s a Beauty Bug to do when She spends about 45 minutes drying and styling Her hair, only to step outside and have a gust of wind undo Her ‘do and exponentially increase Her [...]

Conditioner before Shampoo?

Monday, September 15th, 2008

No, it’s not opposite day – The Beauty Bug has a method to Her madness! Reversing your routine in the shower may be the answer to added volume… In the August issue of Allure Magazine, celebrity hair stylist Nathaniel Hawkins recommended reversing your normal routine in the shower to combat flatness add volume to hair. [...]

Beauty Advice from The Boss

Monday, July 14th, 2008

The Beauty Bug’s day job and Her site/obsession for beauty products rarely ever intersect – most of the time, it’s just better that way. Well, there’s a first time for everything… Yesterday, while enjoying a leisurely Sunday afternoon with The Beauty Bug Fiance, She received an email from Her boss. The subject line read: “Do [...]

Aveda’s Smooth Infusion Style-Prep Smoother

Monday, March 24th, 2008

The Beauty Bug received a sample of Aveda’s Smooth Infusion Style-Prep Smoother at New York Fashion week in February. It was given to Her with the intent that it’d be Her best friend as She frantically made Her way from show to show. There was only one problem – She wasn’t attending any shows. Instead, [...]

The Beauty Bug’s Ultimate Gift Guide

Monday, December 10th, 2007

Here it is – print it out and highlight it, send it to your friends, email it to your boyfriend/husband, hand it out at the office, take it shopping with you – it’s The Beauty Bug’s Ultimate Gift Guide (in no particular order)! Shimmer as if you’ve been sprinkled with fairy dust with this limited [...]

The Beauty Bug Presents “The Office” – Alterna’s Caviar Conditioner

Friday, December 7th, 2007

To get everyone in The Beauty Bug’s office to agree on something it a feat in itself. Walk into Her office at any given moment and you’ll hear bickering, yelling, occasional swearing, and of course, complaining. There is never a dull moment. Whether you want to hear it or not, an opinion is always offered [...]


Tuesday, November 27th, 2007

The Beauty Bug’s a sucker for a good mystery. She has fond memories from her childhood of playing the original Clue for hours, before moving on Clue Master Detective; She was always Miss Scarlett. On any given Saturday night, you’ll find Her curled up on the couch watching 48 Hours, and of course She never [...]

Silky Dirt Shine & Define Creme

Thursday, August 23rd, 2007

Yesterday was a momentous day of sorts for The Beauty Bug. Since signing up and becoming a Sephora Beauty Insider, She has spent $100 at Sephora and received her first SIB gift. As the Sephora cashier offered The Beauty Bug one of three small (and She means very small) tokens of appreciation for being a [...]

Hair Necessities

Monday, July 23rd, 2007

This weekend, the Beauty Bug newly found hair stylist cut a bit too much off her bob and she’s now channeling Katie Holmes. While The Beauty Bug Boyfriend and The Queen Bee have told the Beauty Bug countless times that they love her new ‘do, it’s going to take her a while to get used [...]