Archive for 'L’Oreal'

Broad Spectrum Beauties: A Sunscreen Round-Up

Sunday, May 26th, 2013

Learn before you burn. Your sunscreen must meet the following criteria: Must be broad-spectrum. There are 2 types of UV light that are dangerous – UVA and UVB. A broad-spectrum or full-spectrum sunscreen protects you from both. Must be water resistant if you’re heading to the beach or exercising. Must be at least SPF 30. SPF [...]

Golden Globes Glamour: Get the Look with L’Oreal Paris

Sunday, January 13th, 2013

The countdown to the red carpet is on at The Beauty Bug household and to prepare for the big event, She recently met with Boston makeup artist extraordinaire, Dani Wagner to recreate a staple red carpet look- red lips and a cat eye. It’s a look so simple, yet sometimes hard to recreate. So sophisticated, yet [...]

L’Oreal Twitter Chat With Dr. Gervaise Gersner WINNER

Thursday, February 2nd, 2012

The winner of the L’Oreal Twitter Chat is Tina. Tina – check your email for instructions on how to claim your prize. Tina’s question and answer was as follows: Q: I’m 46 years old and recently I’ve noticed a few dark brown splotches on the top of my chest and my upper forehead. What might [...]

L’Oreal Twitter Chat With Dr. Gervaise Gersner & Giveaway

Monday, January 23rd, 2012

The Beauty Bug will have what she’s having…and by that she means Dr. Gervaise Gerstner. The 38-year old drop-dead darling derm, who doesn’t look a day over 29 (check her out in the new L’Oreal spot below),  is the new consulting doctor behind the brand’s new Youth Code Dark Spot Correcting and Illuminating line. Long-time readers know [...]

Golden Globes Beauty – Get The Looks

Monday, January 16th, 2012

DIANA AGRON Makeup artist Monica Blunder was inspired by the spring 2012 fashion shows where the makeup was fresh but still very glamorous.  Since Dianna’s red Giles dress was so “va va voom,” Monika focused on the lips to be the stand out feature. Monika kept Julianna’s skin simple and fresh with a bit of [...]

Must-Have Products of 2011, Part 1

Wednesday, January 5th, 2011

While we’re only a few days into 2011, and The Beauty Bug’s CVS Extracare card has been working overtime! Check out these must-have drugstore finds. Cover Girl Natureluxe Silk Foundation – If you haven’t seen the commercial yet, where Taylor Swift attempts to gracefully twirl through green sheers, while trying to look ethereal and elegant [...]

L’Oreal’s True Match Roller Foundation

Wednesday, January 13th, 2010

While shopping in Macy’s a few months ago, The Beauty Bug made a quick stop at the Lancome counter to check out their new Oscillation Powerfoundation – a micro-vibrating mineral foundation (She’s not a fan, but that’s another post for another time).  Also interested in the new foundation was an older woman who just couldn’t [...]

L’Oreal’s Go360 Facial Cleanser with Scrublet

Friday, December 4th, 2009

Let’s face it,  L’Oreal’s  new Go360 Clean Deep Facial Cleansers are no Clarisonic.  No way, no how.  But… this little scrublet and cleanser duo is the latest and greatest product to hit drugstore shelves because of its price,  variety (available in cream cleanser, exfoliating cleanser, deep facial cleanser, deep facial cleanser for sensitive skin), and [...]

Drugstore Mascara Showdown, Part 1

Monday, January 26th, 2009

With more and more mascaras filing up the aisles of your local CVS, The Beauty Bug decided to seperate the “seperators” from the “clumpers”.  Let the show down begin! CoverGirl Exact Eyelights – Were you sucked in by the Rihanna magazine ads? Unfortunately, The Beauty Bug was.  This is nothing but ColorGirl VolumeExact repackaged. No [...]

L’Oreal Skin Genesis Daily Treatment Serum Concentrate

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2007

As The Beauty Bug combed through the September issue of Allure (She waited at her mailbox for this issue – you have no idea how excited She was to get it), L’Oreal’s new Skin Genesis Daily Treatment Serum Concentrate caught her eye. The expert consulted, the director of the Institute of Anti-Aging Research in Virginia [...]