Archive for 'Smashbox'

Smashbox Photo Op Enhancing Eye Palette – Smoke Box II & Soft Box II

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

Yes, ladies – heavy smoke comes in small packages. Enter Smasbox’s new Smoke Box – a smoking hot palette that creates some serious heat on the eye. The six smoke-tacular shades are rich in texture and color and blend together, resulting in the most perfect dramatic, smoky eye. It’s a lot of smoke for only [...]

A Glimpse of Spring 2010

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010

From left to right… 1) Lancome’s Ô My Rose Collection – A collection marked by coral-peach and teal hues, the Pop’n Cheeks Gentle and Lasting Blush promises to be the star product and the centerpiece of the collection. 2) Chanel’s Les Impressions Collection – This spring season Chanel goes neutral and classic  with a stunning [...]

Get that Halo Glow…

Tuesday, October 20th, 2009

Funny story about this product. The Beauty Bug was first drawn to it after one of Her recent romps through Sephora while eavesdropping on another sale in progress.  It was recommended to a shopper by a Sephora employee who maintained that it was the only foundation she could wear. And her skin look gooo-oood. Peering [...]

Smashbox DNA Mascara is a Don’t

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

The Beauty Bug and this new-ish Smashbox DNA Mascara didn’t get off to the best start. She opened the mascara for the first time and stared at the wand. Did the tip break off? Was it damaged? The end looked stubby and She knew She definitely wouldn’t be able to maneuver it into the corners [...]

Say What? Rumblings at Sephora

Friday, October 2nd, 2009

On the latest edition of  Say What? Rumings at Sephora…a new brand that made all of the Sephora employees swoon,  a poor acne-prone guy looking for some guidance, and a new-ish powder that The Beauty Bug didn’t believe was a powder. The Director in Charge drooling over the Illamasqua blushes commenting that they were best, [...]

Spring Must-Haves

Thursday, April 30th, 2009

1) Sonia Kashuk Hidden Treasure Brush Set – If you’re in the market for a set of makeup brushes, typically The Beauty Bug advises waiting until the holidays when brands such as MAC release limited edition brush sets, but not this year. Known for quality, yet affordable, cosmetics and beauty tools, Sonia Kashuk is celebrating [...]

Are You There Mother Nature? It’s Smashbox…

Wednesday, February 27th, 2008

This Spring season, Smashbox is eco-chic. They’ve introduced their first totally “green “, earth-conscious collection, Green Room, proving that beauty doesn’t fall far from the tree. Smashbox called on Mother Nature for this collection. These environmentally-friendly formulas contain powerful antioxidants and vitamins from the miracle Moringa Tree, a tree that works nutritional wonders, cures the [...]

Weekend Blend

Tuesday, December 12th, 2006

And we’re back! Miss me? Thought so. So, you’re reading this, looking at the title and thinking, it’s not still the weekend. And you’re right, but I’m still getting caught up from the weekend, and posting things that I meant to post then. I usually like to post 2-3 times a day, and I wasn’t [...]

Smashbox Emulsion Lip Exfoliant

Tuesday, November 28th, 2006

I’m very intrigued by this product – I want to try it, however, something about a lip exfoliant it weird to me. It’s like a mask for your lips – it just seems odd and like it would be uncomfortable and you would end up eating it or something. But, I love anything peppermint, and [...]

Holiday Palettes

Thursday, October 19th, 2006

I can’t believe it’s the holiday season already? Weren’t we just celebrating New Years Eve? Anyways, the Holiday season means holiday palettes and The Smashbox Mod Chic Collection is a must have. I’m eyeing the Beauty A Go-Go Color Palette and Brush Set. MAC has just also debuted their holiday collection on their site – [...]