TMG Faves: Bumble and Bumble Brilliantine…

Bumble and Bumble Brilliantine

Bumble and Bumble Brilliantine [$24.00 for 2 oz.] is the very first product EVER made by the line and it is my holy grail for that perfect second day hair look.  Don’t get me wrong, I love a good clean blowout, but there is something about that “dirty hair looks better” look…it kind of does.  […]

TMG Faves: Oscar Blandi Pronto Dry Shampoo Invisible Spray…

Oscar Blandi Pronto Dry Shampoo

Oscar Blandi Pronto Dry Shampoo Invisible Spray [5oz for $25 or 1oz for $11 ] is on my fave list.  I LOVE dry shampoo…it makes life so much easier and it’s nice to be able to spray and go.  This particular one is a grand departure from the first version I bought back in 2007 […]

TMG Faves: Conair Infiniti Pro Curl Secret

Conair Infiniti Pro Curl Secret

Conair Infiniti Pro Curl Secret [$99] is my new best friend!!! I had seen this on TV, but I had always wondered how the heck it worked!!  I had the opportunity to review this and now I am hooked.  It does take a bit of time to get used to the operation BUT once you […]

Fall Hair Care: Organix Awapuhi Ginger and Hydrating Macadamia Oil Formulas…

Organix Macadamia Oil

Fall Hair Care:  Organix Awapuhi Ginger and Hydrating Macadamia Oil formulas.  In the fall your hair is a little drier AND needs a little more love after a long hot summer filled with salt, sand and chlorine.  Quench, revitalize and transform hair from the inside out with Organix Repairing Awapuhi Ginger and Hydrating Macadamia Oil […]

TMG Faves: Rita Hazan Foaming Gloss Shine Enhancer…

Rita Hazan Foaming Gloss Shine Enhancer

You know you want shiny hair – right?  Instead of paying for it at the salon, check out Rita Hazan Foaming Gloss Shine Enhancer [$26] you get a salon worthy gloss for your hair right there in the comfort of your own shower.  You can use this salon-inspired glossing treatment to keep your hair color […]

Hair Apparent: Sedu Revolution Diamond Styling Iron…

sedu revolution diamond styling iron

Sedu Revolution Diamond Styling Iron [$210] is a FABULOUS addition to my styling arsenal. This latest innovation from Sedu is sleek, lightweight (weighing less than a pound), and ergonomically designed for better control. Diamond Technology is used to enhance plate durability, which maximizes the longevity of the iron. My hair is flawlessly smooth and frizz […]

TMG Faves: Redken Diamond Oil Haircare


Redken Diamond Oil Haircare has been my savior for the past two months!! It’s like Liquid Gold for my strands.  If your hair is on the dry side, curly, coarse or chemically treated I recommend this 100%.  Diamond Oil utilizes an exclusive formula of silicone free hair oils that include camelina oil, coriander oil, apricot […]

TMG Faves: John Frieda Salon Shine Dryer…

John Frieda Salon Shine Dryer

The John Frieda Salon Shine Dryer [$39.99] is a POWERFUL hair dryer that won’t break the bank (Hallelujah!!). Hard working and compact, this baby packs 1875 watts of power and a fast drying high-tourque DC Motor.  Thanks to advanced ionic conditioning, I was able to dry my hair in about 20 minutes VS the usual […]

Trend Watch: Lovely Braids for Fall Hair…


Braids for fall is a pretty hair trend, they are making a big presence on women – everywhere. This trend is great for all hair textures and lengths and can be the perfect accessory to any style or look. I have seen these on the runway for a few seasons now, and they are showing […]

How To: Braided Updo Courtesy of Aveda…

Braded Updo

And just like that, Summer is almost over!  With the first day of school in plain sight, here is an easy on-trend up-do straight from the runway that will channel every girl’s inner fashionista and give confidence to tackle even the worst hallways.  Braided styles are de rigeur these days.  They are the perfect way […]

TMG Faves: Orlando Pita Argan Haircare Collection + Giveaway!!

Orlando Pita Argan Haircare

I looooove Argan oil. Especially since I have colored my hair – it has been my savior.  So when I had the opportunity to try the latest Argan oil hair collection from Orlando Pita, I could not WAIT. So as you know…I am rocking a weave this summer.  I am taking super good care of […]

TMG Project: Lianne Gets an Indiqué Weave for Summer w/Gabrielle Corney!

Indique Pure Wavy Curled

My hair in the summertime is a constant source of pain and humiliation.  It is SUPER fine and has three different textures.  It’s curly in the back, wavy on the sides and kinda straight on top and in the front.  On top of all that….when it is humid (which…in DC is 95% of the time […]

Giveaway: DC Metro Join Me – Win a Ticket to the African Pride “Ultimate Beauty Social”….

African Pride Beauty Social

Hey Beauties!  Are you a natural hair aficionado?  Well how would you like to join me?  African Pride is coming to DC to chat it up about beauty and hair care! I’m co-hosting with a few other bloggers from the DC Metro area, including Erin Bailey [Scandalous Beauty],  Joi-Marie McKenzie [The Fab Empire] and special […]

Drugstore Diva: Walgreens Beauty Box – Get More From the Drugstore…

Walgreens Box2

We are always talking about resolutions for the New Year, not all of them stick.  One of mine is always saving money.  I know there are plenty of you out there that love to save (who doesn’t, right?) To that end, you know that I’m a HUGE fan of being a Drugstore Diva…there are SO […]

Beauty News: Check Out The New L’Oreal Paris USA Website…

L'Oreal Paris USA New Website

TMG Girls have I got news for YOU!  Beauty industry giant L’Oreal Paris USA has a new website and more than anything else, it’s like a giant RESOURCE site for YOU.  I was given a sneak peek into what went into the making of the site with a really cool video.  While I can’t show […]

Red Carpet Beauty: Jennifer Aniston at the 85th Academy Awards…

Photographer: © Lisa O'Connor

Presenter Jennifer Aniston looked radiant in Valentino couture on the red carpet tonight at the Oscars. Her easy California beachy hair is by Chris McMillan for Living Proof. INSPIRATION: “The key word is natural. She’ll be one of the only people there who is able to actually touch her hair. Jen’s Valentino gown was such […]

TMG Faves: L’Oreal Paris Advanced Haircare….

L'Oreal Advanced Haircare

If you were around me this past week, you would have heard me saying WOW…every time I touched my hair.  Everywhere I went, people said things like this to me… ‘Did you just get a blowout?”  “Your hair looks amazing, did you just get it done?” Nope, I sure didn’t – I just used the […]

TMG Interview: Giada DeLaurentiis for Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor…

Natural Instincts Hair Color

Do you watch the Food Network?  I do, it’s where I get all my recipes (aside from the family recipe box!)  Recently, I had a chance to chat with Giada DeLaurentiis host of the shows Giada at Home and the Next Food Network Star about her latest gig – spokesperson for Clairol Natural Instincts Haircolor! […]