Archive for 'skin care'

Purity of Elements (POE) Daily Purifying Polish

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013

Most mothers and daughters bond over  shopping trips, long weekends away or movies. But not Sheri Poe and her daughter Danielle Birritella. They bonded over beauty and together, they created a skincare line. Pretty much blows every other bonding activity out of the water, yes? Overwhelmed by the vast array of skincare offerings and of-the-moment [...]

Interview with the FAB Boston Beauty: Lilli Gordon

Saturday, January 5th, 2013

Boston is known for its ball players, baked beans, and brains. Among those big brains is skin care mogul Lilli Gordon, founder of First Aid Beauty (FAB). Gordon’s story is a common one; one that many women (including The Beauty Bug) can relate to. Having sensitive skin, Gordon tested product after product only to see her [...]

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 [...]

SkinCeuticals & R Patz

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

Twi-hards, The Beauty Bug has a story for you. She and Her husband had dinner with Rob Pattinson. It was late 2008 in a small, packed bar adjacent to Fenway Park with Mr. EC, his bodyguard (love ya Dean!), The Beauty Bug’s clients and a few of Her co-workers. Ears ringing, the group had just [...]

In the Doghouse with Bulldog Natural Grooming Skincare

Tuesday, August 10th, 2010

When asked about the story behind the name, Bulldog Natural Grooming tells The Beauty Bug that the Bulldog sums up a lot of the positive attributes of men. They add that they might not be the prettiest of dogs and  may be a bit lazy, but are also tenacious, loyal, masculine and charming. They see [...]

New Skin Care from Chanel

Tuesday, April 7th, 2009

Yes, it’s been a while. The Beauty Bug is regretful and apologetic, but sometimes, unfortunately,  life takes over. She hopes that you’ve missed Her as much as She’s missed you and will welcome Her back with open arms. Now on to the important stuff… While She was gone, She’s instituted a new morning skin care [...]

Suki Face Exfoliating Foaming Cleanser

Thursday, August 28th, 2008

Had The Beauty Bug known that Suki Pure Skin Care was literally right in Her backyard when She was in college, She would have done everything in Her power to land an internship there soley to stock up on products. It’s clear that She missed Her chance, but hey, who thinks organically in college? Chances [...]

A Lesson in Philosophy: Part 3

Monday, June 23rd, 2008

For part 1, click here. For part 2, click here. To wrap up the Philosophy series, here are some fun facts about the brand: Amazing Grace is the #1 selling fragrance at Sephora. Their Cinnamon Buns Bath & Shower Gel is also coveted by men. If you don’t want to share, then don’t leave it [...]

A Lesson In Philosophy: Part 2

Thursday, June 19th, 2008

If you’re just joining The Beauty Bug, click here for part 1. The crux of The Beauty Bug’s meeting with Philosophy was spent playing chemistry class. Everyone’s hands were lathered with cleansers, creams, lip exfoliants, and masks until they were smooth and glowing. The Beauty Bug will focus on the peels because She’s a huge [...]

A Lesson in Philosophy: Part 1

Tuesday, June 17th, 2008

Last week, The Beauty Bug was invited to spend Her morning learning a bit more about Philosophy; its history, and the brain child behind the brand, Cristina Carlino. The Beauty Bug left the breakfast with a glowing hand after sampling a few of their masks that provide instant results, and a better understanding of the [...]