Drugstore Diva: Maybelline Color Elixir Lipgloss is AMAZING!

Maybelline Color Elixir

Maybelline Color Elixir Lipgloss [$6.99] is AMAZING!!  You know I love a red lip – right?  I really like a glossy red lip…I found my spirit animal!.  This past September, I saw color elixir in action, so imagine my surprise when I was asked to collaborate with Refinery29 and Maybelline to promote the new Color […]

TMG Faves: Edward Bess Deep Shine Lipgloss…

Edward Bess Deep Shine Gloss

When I was in NYC last month, I visited Bergdorf Goodman and fell in LOVE with this new makeup line called Edward Bess. He is dubbed the new Bobbi Brown and his collection, though sparse is quite amazing. He was born in Charleston, South Carolina and studied theater at Manhattan’s Professional Performing Arts School.  He lived […]

Get This: Swoon Lipgloss Applicator…


How many times have you tried unsuccessfully to get that last bit of your $29 lipgloss out of the tube? I have used everything from q-tips to chopsticks to get it out!  Guess what….the wait is over.  Coming this spring a new tool called Swoon [$12] will be on the market. Swoon is a genius […]

Clinique Chubby Stick Moisturizing Lip Color Balm in 8 New Shades!!

Clinique-Chubby Stick

Remember a while back when these first came out??  I was obsessed.  Well, now Clinique has 8 new shades to rock your world.  They are a chubby self sharpening pencil that feels SO good on your lips!  Clinique Chubby Stick Moisturizing Lip Colour Balm [$16] offers just a hint of color and makes your lips […]

TMG Faves: Tarte Maracuja Divine Shine Lip Gloss for Spring 2012…


This past February, Tarte was a sponsor at my Fashion Week networking event Cocktails & Couture….they brought all of their new goodies to show off and I fell in LOVE with their new lipgloss!  Tarte’s Maracuja Divine Shine Lip Gloss [$21] is a glossy, tingly, sparkly gem that is great for your lips and helps […]

Spring 2012: MAC Too Supreme – Sheen Supreme Lipstick and Lipglass…


This is the kind of collection that I just DIE for.  Soft color, that is sheer, layerable and not so in your face.  I love a soft red lip (or a soft any color lip) and the texture of both the lipstick and the lipglass is AMAZING.  I love a good clicky pen lipgloss too […]

Fall 2011: MAC GlamGlass [Photos + Info]…


I am definitely a lip gloss person.  I have discussed this before on here, as I realized it just happened recently.  I just gradually stopped using lipstick (I know really like the new lipsticks that are like glosses but that’s ANOTHER post LOL).  These are a lightweight gloss with poppin color and tons of shine […]

Fall 2011: Bobbi Brown High Shimmer Lip Gloss…


Oh happy day! Bobbi Brown is making moves! I had heard it through the grapevine that she was doing something major with the glosses before the year was out and boy did she ever!!  Bobbi Brown’s High Shimmer Lip Glosses are new and re-vamped versions of the classic Bobbi glosses.  They are super sized AND […]

Fall 2011: NARS Larger Than Life Lip Gloss…


Looking for a long lasting gloss with high shine? NARS has got you covered. NARS Larger Than Life Lip Gloss  is their first venture into plumping territory and they pull this off quite well with this offering. I am loving the shorter brush and the beautiful range of shades, which are just stunning.  The gloss […]

Must Have: MAC Bloggers Obsessions Collection [Photos + Swatches]

Bloggers Obsessions Lineup

UPDATE: Mouseover for swatch name!! Hello all! Well I am so excited for the launch of the collection on Tuesday!!  Since you can’t go into the store and see or swatch the collecion first hand – I wanted to swatch it for you so you can see it up close.  I am happy to report […]

TMG Faves: Makeup Forever Lab Shine Lip Gloss..


How do I love thee?  Let me count the ways!  I havebeen meaning to talk about these for a WHILE now.  When I was in NYC back in June, I visited the MUFE Pro store with the homie Victoria Stiles and what did I see?  A display for these amazing glosses.  You know me, I […]

TMG Faves: NARS Limited Edition Lip Gloss Collection Exclusively at Sephora


If you read this site regularly then you know of my NARS obsession.  Well add one more to that ever growing list because the geniuses have struck again.  The reason that I like NARS glosses so much is the texture, not too heavy or sticky but just the rigth amount of shine and wear.  Sephora […]

NEW! Estee Lauder Pure Color Gloss Collection & Custom Color by Tom Pecheux

EL PureColorGloss

I love lip gloss….any kind will do.  But when I come across a gloss that has great color and feel I stop and take notice.  Estee Lauder’s latest,  Pure Color Gloss – A collection of 34 seductive shades in 3 brilliant finishes AND a custom collection by world-renowned makeup artist and Estée Lauder Creative Makeup Director Tom […]

TMG Faves: Revlon Super Lustrous Lipgloss…

Revlon Super Lustrous Lipgloss

I love a great bargain and I love a good lipgloss!  I have been stranded many a time without a makeup bag while traveling, so I am not about a Drugstore crawl to replace a few items.  One item that I ALWAYS go to is Revlon Super Lustrous Lipgloss, This gloss is creamy, moisturizing and […]

Drugstore Diva: Hard Candy Plumping Serum – Fat Pout Lip Gloss…

Hard Candy Volumizing Gloss

Did you know that Hard Candy was available at Wal-Mart?? Well I didn’t and I was thrilled to see this type of line in a mass market drugstore environment. They have TONS of items….at least 6 or 7 different lip glosses/balms/sticks. Mascara, shadow, bronzer and of course the item that started it all, nail polish. […]

Summer 2010: MAC Superglass…


Oh how I love the lipgloss….especially when it gets warmer outside. Truthfully, I have been a lipstick to lipgloss convert in recent years. Not sure why, maybe because it’s easy, I can put it on without a mirror and it looks shiny and pretty. MAC’s latest, Superglass promises to be super shiny, super glossy and […]

Green Beauty: Lancôme Juicy Tubes 100% Natural Origin Lipgloss…


Happy almost Earth Day!  We love being as green as possible around here at The Makeup Girl.  In addition, we love to support products that give back.  One of those products, Lancôme’s Juicy Tubes is turning 10 (can you believe??)  Since their launch in 2000, Juicy Tubes have been in the top ten of lipglosses […]

Beauty News: Purple Lab Debuts on HSN TODAY!!


If you are a fan of Purple Lab’s popular gloss Huge Lips Skinny Hips like I am, then tune into HSN TONIGHT at 8pm eastern to check out my friend….Creatrix of the Purple Lab Brand Karen Robinovitz hocking her FAB products to the masses.  There will be SPECIALS (You can get TWO shades of Huge […]