Archive for 'MAC'

Dazzleglass: It’s Worth Leaving Work Early For

Wednesday, May 7th, 2008

After a rough morning at work, at about 11AM, The Beauty Bug had had enough – She dropped everything She was working on and went to the MAC store for a Dazzleglass fix. She deserved it. She had been thinking about it since yesterday afternoon when Michelle from All Lacquered Up planted the Dazzleglass seed. [...]

Trend Alert: Coral Lip Gloss

Sunday, March 23rd, 2008

Right before running out the door to take The Beauty Bug Boyfriend to His birthday dinner, The Beauty Bug grabbed one of Her new Heatherette glosses – Sock Hop. At first glance, when She first saw the gloss, it looked to Her like a natural cream color that belonged in the neutral/nude family. She attempted [...]

The Beauty Bug Falls for a True Romantic…

Monday, March 17th, 2008

The Beauty Bug doesn’t use bronzer regularly because, ironically, it looks best on tan skin. She’ll occasionally use bronzer in the summer, but then still, She chooses her shades carefully so She’s not an instant-a-orange. Her newest fix for a radiant glow in the middle of winter? MAC’s Beauty Powder Blush. Eight limited edition shades [...]

Fafi Frenzy

Monday, February 18th, 2008

Fafi is the newest household name in the beauty world, thanks to MAC. Her latest collaboration with MAC is causing a stir, not only because of the colors, but also because of the adorable packaging. Hailing from France, she’s a smart, sassy urban pop graffiti artist known for her animated coy, flirtatious Fafinette girls; ageless, [...]

N is for Natural; MAC’s N Collection

Thursday, January 17th, 2008

After a very long, stressful, and busy week, The Beauty Bug came home last night to find MAC’s N Collection sitting on Her doorstep and suddenly everything was right again. All the stress and headaches magically disappeared. She had been waiting for this collection since She had previewed it online because it would compliment Her [...]

Tales of a Red Christmas

Sunday, December 30th, 2007

The Beauty Bug and The Beauty Bug Boyfriend retreated to Connecticut for Christmas. Right before they left, just in the nick of time, a box arrived at their door that contained the must-have, quintessential holiday accessory, MAC’s Russian Red. Russian Red is part of MAC’s new ORIGINALS Collection, a collaboration of the new and the [...]

MAC Holiday Giveaway

Tuesday, October 30th, 2007

Hanukkah came early this year for The Beauty Bug; today She received samples of MAC’s Holiday Collection. Knowing that the samples were supposed to arrive soon, She’s been running home from work everyday to see if that day was the THE day. Well, today was that day and so began the MAC holiday celebration. She [...]

World Series Red

Monday, October 29th, 2007

These past few weeks Boston has been a sea of red and blue. While Bostonians Red Sox pride is always present and visible, it’s been on over-load since post-season baseball started. Flags, hats, banners, t-shirts, stickers and posters adorn windows, car bumpers and hopeful fans. Boston is the capital of Red Sox Nation. To show [...]

Fit For a (Royal) Princess…

Thursday, October 25th, 2007

On counters today, the first round of many Holiday collections from MAC – a tell-tale sign that the Holidays are approaching! The Beauty Bug took some time during Her lunch break to go check out these new collections. She arrived at the store just in time – they had just finished unpacking them. She was [...]

MAC’s Mattene

Tuesday, October 9th, 2007

Today, The Beauty Bug did something She hasn’t done in ages – in fact, She can’t remember the last time She did this. She wore lipstick to work. She let her glosses stay buried in the bottom of her purse, and reached for her new MAC Mattene Lipstick – a new smooth lipstick that’s as [...]