Read This: TMG Get’s Name Checked In Women’s Wear Daily!!


Well as some of you may have read last week, It annoys me to no end when I see bloggers “asking” for free things (whether they are kidding or not) and I figured something had to be done about it.  Well, I am happy to announce that Nadine Haobsh of Nadine Jolie, Patrice of Afrobella, […]

A Look Inside The Inaugural NYFW Beauty Blogger Mixer…


This past Saturday night, Paul Baranda from Beyond beauty Basics and I hosted our first ever New York Fashion Week Beauty Blogger Event.  We were posted up at Wet Bar at the W Court Hotel on 39th and Lexington which is a small/intimate lounge that was quickly overcome by our guests!  We had such a […]

HyperLuxe Weekend Roundup…


Best Things in Beauty explains why Cream de la Mer continues to be the miracle moisturizer.

See which celebs looked super fabulous at Debra Lee’s BET Awards Pre-Party at Black Style Central.

Blaq Vixen Beauty has teamed up with Suave to give 3 lucky BVB blog followers a Suave "Shower Yourself Beautiful" Beauty Bundle!

Even celebrities love Old Navy. The Cheap Chica has the story.

Fab Glance Nashville once again takes a look at one of this season’s hottest trends: the boyfriend blazer.

HairsMyStory reviews HIP Kohl Eyeliner and Color Presso.

Hot Beauty Health shares with us 6 perfume oils that you’ll fall head over heels for.

In a Word Fab has "The Gossip" on Beth Ditto’s new collection for Evans.

It’s Mario Badescu week at The Informed Makeup Maven where a new MB product is reviewed everyday.

The Makeup Girl takes a look at the upcoming Beautyfix three collection.

Obession Confessions of Glamour and Love takes a look at the Sasha Fierce collection from Beyonce.

The Showdown has everything you need to know and see from the much talked about BET Awards.

ThisThatBeauty is partnered with Diane von Furstenberg and giving away Limited Edition Lipstick "Foreign Affair".

Unfunded has a sneak peek at the new Jelly from Toywatch.

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Beauty News: Check Out My Girls – Friday Links You’ll Love!

Shannon from A Girl’s Gotta Spa is giving away a ridiculous amount of beauty booty ($2276 to be exact) to one deserving mother. Kitya from Mischo Beauty flips for the new Chanel Lumieres Celestes Glosses. Marsadie from Frappelattes picks her favorite new product launches of the week. Nadine from Nadine Jolie schools us all with […]

The Beauty Girls: Friday Links You’ll Love…


The Beauty Girls will make sure you have beauty news and reviews you can use! Check out a few stories from the best beauty bloggers on the web…

Daneen from Spoiled Pretty shows you how to narrow your focus at Sephora with the new top ten lists.

Amber from Beauty Blogging Junkie has the scoop on the new NARS Vintage nail lacquers!

Teri from Beautiful Makeup Search is loving Philosophy’s Pink Bubbly Shower Gel.

Marina from Makeup Loves Me looks at the latest nail polish shades from Essie and goes off her diet to eat a cupcake!

Erika from MakeupBag shows us how to get Khloe Kardashian’s glowy makeup look.

Julia from All About The Pretty is loving Flirt! Lash-a-Delic Fast Defining Mascara.

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Get The Look: Sabrina Bryan of the Cheetah Girls at the SAMHSA Celebration in DC…


Yesterday, my good friend Victoria Stiles did makeup for Sabrina Bryan of the Cheetah Girls. She was the hostess for the SAMHSA In Celebration Of Children’s Mental Health event here in the nation’s capital. The vent was a celebration of resiliency through the performing arts on National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day at the Harman […]

Check Out My Girls: Friday Beauty Links You’ll Love…

Daneen at Spoiled Pretty has an exclusive interview with Kim Kardashian you don’t want to miss!

Kristen at Beauty Addict is not feeling the Sally Hershberger Supreme Head line…

Patrice from Afrobella explores the power of pink on darker skin tones

India at Glam Blush helps you “C” your way to better skin

Nadine at Jolie Nadine shows us how to create a simple daytime look that can be pumped up for evening…

Nancy from Beauty 411 gets the scoop on Kate Somerville’s ExfoliKate for body

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Steal This: Love Story Contest…


Not very often you come across a photographer and makeup artist that are willing to give away their services for a wedding…..look no more. DC Metro Residents listen up – if you are getting married in 2009 or 2010 – you can win a chance to have Genevieve Leiper do your wedding photos and Victoria […]

Stalker: Makeup Artist Victoria Stiles…


It has been a while since I have done one of these…I have met so many great artists over the past 3 years!  I started the STALKER series on TheMakeupGirl to highlight talented makeup artists that I am obsessed with.  This installation features Makeup Artist Victoria Stiles.  Victoria’s work is clean and pretty and trust […]

Spa Love: Ted Gibson Salon/Hela Spa in Chevy Chase (DC)…

Ted Gibson Salon/Hela Spa

I had the opportunity to spend the morning at the Ted Gibson Salon & Hela Spa just outside DC in Chevy Chase, MD yesterday!!  The spa’s grand opening was just in time for inauguration day (I heard they were PACKED) and it has already garnered a serious following.  Regular readers know how much I love […]

Read This: Give Yourself a Sexy Rockstar Makeover!


One trend I noticed that was all over the place during the runway shows at New York Fashion Week was the rockstar look.  It felt like 1991 all over again and I wanted to smear black liner all around my eyes, wrap a plaid shirt around my waist and find my Pearl Jam and Nirvana […]

Check Out My Girls: Friday Links You’ll Love…


It is a super busy weekend here in DC.  All the bridges and roads are closed to car traffic!! If you are coming here for the festivities make sure you dress warmly!  Here are some weekend reading links in case you are sitting at home like me! Julia from All About The Pretty has all […]

Check Out My Girls: Weekend Links You’ll Love…


Julia from All About The Pretty is in love with the Sedu Revolution flat iron…(Me too!!  I love that thing…) Amber from Beauty Blogging Junkie reviews the Smashbox Muse Collection for Spring 2009… Jen & Christine from Beauty in Real Life along with Carmindy show you how to get the 5 minute face… Courtney from […]

Big News: I Have Been Named Beauty Editor at Clutch Magazine’s Fuchsia…


Hey y’all I have some big news that I have been sitting on for a while now. I have been named Beauty Editor of at Clutch Magazine’s new Beauty destination, Fuchsia.  I had only told family and close friends but now I can share it will all of you as it was just finalized this […]

How To: Sultry Holiday Look…

Sultry Holiday Look

Viva La Lauren!!  I met up with my favorite fashionista this past Saturday, Lauren Messiah of Ask Fashion Kitty to help her with a new signature makeup look.  In case you didn’t know, Lauren is THE authority on anything & everything fashion.  She is an up and coming stylist in Los Angeles so watch out […]

Read This: All About The Pretty Featured in the Washingtonian!!


My BBBFF (Beauty Blogging BFF, thanks Erika!! LOL)  Julia from All About The Pretty is featured in the Washingtonian’s Blogger Beat.  She looks AWESOME, it’s a great article and she was kind enough to list TMG as one of her favorite blogs to read (thank you girl…love ya to pieces!) If you haven’t read the […]

Check Out My Top Ten List Featured on On!


When I was at BlogWorld last month, I met TONS of cool people from all over!   Some of them from the new site called  This new site helps you find the best blogs on any given subject, see what topics they are buzzing about PLUS get updates throughout the day on hot topics from […]

Get This: Pre-Order The Zoya Chit Chat Collection…


Hey babies!  Remember when I told you about the nail polish Zoya is naming after me?  The Zoya Chit Chat Collection is named after top beauty bloggers and  will be available for summer 2008 shortly but it can also be pre-ordered now on the Zoya Website. One of the best things about Zoya Polishes is […]