Archive for 'masks'

A Masked Moment: OSEA’s Black Algae Mask

Friday, March 29th, 2013

Because the weekends are for relaxing and recharging, The Beauty Bug will review a mask every Friday. Sit back, relax, put your feet up, run a bath, light the candle and slather away! In anticipation of Her upcoming travels to Florida and St. Maarten, The Beauty Bug is dreaming of beaches, palm trees, tropical fruity [...]

A Masked Moment: ELEMIS Fruit Active Rejuvenating Mask

Friday, March 8th, 2013

Because the weekends are for relaxing and recharging, The Beauty Bug will review a mask every Friday. Sit back, relax, put your feet up, run a bath, light the candle and slather away! Unless you call the unexpected blizzard that brought 10+” of snow to Boston last night and today a special occasion (which some [...]

M-61 Fast Blast Mask

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012

Blonde, brainy and bright  - that pretty much describes Marla Malcolm Beck, co-founder of Bluemercury, Inc and creator of M-61 skincare. The lady is a one-woman wonder – an anomaly. Not only did she spearhead the opening of her 37 Bluemercury Spas/retails boutiques, but she also created M-61 skincare, a power-packed natural treatment line that [...]

Mychelle Dermaceuticals Cranberry Classics

Sunday, December 25th, 2011

While lots of people were celebrating today, gathered around a tree and opening gifts, The Beauty Bug was busy working on Her complexion – festively.  With MyChelle’s Cranberry Mud Mask and White Cranberry Cleanser. Be it the stress of the season or the changing weather here on the East coast,  She had developed a miniature [...]

Black Magic with Boscia’s Luminizing Black Mask

Friday, August 20th, 2010

White bathroom sinks everywhere – consider yourself warned! Behold Boscia’s  Black Luminizing Mask! It’s all strip,  and no tease with this mineral-rich peeling wonder.  The preservative and chemical free skin care brand has brought out the big (black) guns! With exceptional benefits and a unique peel-off  system, this mask is a win. The Beauty Bug [...]

Winter Treat: Kenzoki’s Marshmallow Mask

Sunday, January 10th, 2010

While everyone else in The Beauty Bug household is watching the local football team play like marshmallow men and end their season, The Beauty Bug is nourishing Her face with the Kenzoki Marshmallow Mask – a much better way to spend a lazy Sunday if you ask Her. The whipped mask is just divine.  It’s [...]

La Mer Hydrating Facial

Saturday, October 24th, 2009

Eight minutes had past, and The Beauty Bug didn’t want to take this mask off. The directions on the package instruct the user to apply, then rest for eight minutes. And you can’t help but rest when this is on your face. It’s instant relaxation and refreshment – just the luxury and indulgence that you [...]

It’s Like a Spaaa for Your Showah

Thursday, June 12th, 2008

Many times, people that meet The Beauty Bug for the first time ask Her why She doesn’t have a Boston accent. Some even sound disappointed. “Well, haven’t you lived here all your life?”, they ask. The Beauty bug would nod, and they would just stare – seeming dissatisfied and confused. She really doesn’t have an [...]

A Quick Swiss Beauty Fix

Wednesday, March 19th, 2008

Try saying that 5 times fast! – The Beauty Bug once had a boss from Switzerland. He’d prance around the office calling Her “Sweetie Darling”, and babble on about the latest runway collections from Heatherette, and how he had just got off the phone with Lydia Hearst’s agent. He told Her that Her Miu-Miu bag [...]

When to Judge a Product by its Packaging…

Thursday, January 10th, 2008

Today, during a quick trip to one of her most favorite stores, CVS, The Beauty Bug spotted these masks and She was stopped dead in her tracks. The Beauty Bug usually subscribes to idea that one should never judge a mask by its packaging, but this is the exception to the rule. The second these [...]