Read This: New Feed Service for TMG Through FeedBlitz!


Hello my lovelies!  If you are (or were) a subscriber to the feed here at TMG you may have noticed some hiccups.  Feedburner who has hosted our feed for 7 years is no more.  Funny enough, I only just found this out last week, I wasn’t aware that they were just going to chop off […]

Read This: VOTE for The Makeup Girl in the Zoya + Birchbox Custom Nail Polish Contest!!


Hey faithful TMG readers!!  I need your help!!  Vote for me in the Birchbox + Zoya nail polish sweepstakes. I created a mood board with my color inspiration for spring and summer entitled A La Piscine which happens to mean “going to the pool” en francais!  I wanted something cool and pretty to make me […]

Read This: Happy New Year!


Good afternoon my sweethearts.  I wanted to take a minute to say thanks.  I know I say thanks a whole bunch around here but since TMG is entering her fourth year, I am feeling especially grateful. Your support has helped me build this site into something I am super proud of – so once again […]

Read This: TMG Mentioned in the November 2009 Best of the Web Issue of InStyle Magazine!


First off, to InStyle readers…WELCOME welcome welcome to my humble abode! To regular readers that have stuck with me over the past 3+ years….Holy $#@&!!!!! Can you even??? I would also like to give a huge thank you to the editors of InStyle for reading/recognizing TMG as well!  I am thrilled beyond belief that The […]

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, […]

Read This: The Makeup Girl is Expanding!


Well as you know, I post a lot over here….and guess what?  It’s getting kinda crazy!  So I am pleased to announce that I have expanded my editorial team. From now on, The Makeup Girl will be covering more beauty events and will cater to the number one email issue I have at the moment…men’s […]

Read This: TheMakeupGirl’s Social Media Profiles…

Hello Readers!  I just wanted to give you a quick update on where to find me on the web!  Social Media is changing the way we do everything, including blogging!  There are so many portals and so much information that sometimes it seems hard to keep up.  SO here is a little blurb on where […]

Read This: Top 20 Earth Friendly Beauty Products…


Top 20 Earth-Friendly Beauty Products The hottest skin care, makeup and hair care on every green chick’s list What’s the hot trend in beauty? Going green. But don’t break out the emerald eyeshadow just yet, we mean green as in environmentally friendly. New to the green scene? Use readers’ unbiased ratings to help you […]

Read This: Luxe VS Less Skin Care…


Good skin care doesn’t have to cost an arm and a leg check out these good comparisons between high and low skin care items…. Luxe vs. Less Skin Care Find out what products to splurge on and when to save your hard-earned dollars You don’t have to spend half your paycheck on skincare products to […]

Read This: 22 Best Buys at Sephora…


Sephora is an oasis of beauty but for some it can be overwhelming.  Here is a breakdown of the 22 best products in the whole store… The 22 Best Sephora Buys Consider this the ultimate buying guide to your favorite beauty store Sephora really is the beauty junkies’ paradise. There are so many products to […]

Read This: Fried Hair Rehab…


Is your hair looking more like a bail of hay than your crowning glory? Here are a few tips to return it to it’s former self. Fried Hair Rehab Our program comes to the rescue for women – no matter what your budget Sun damage, coloring, flat-ironing… you’ve demanded enough from your stressed hair. Find […]

Read This: Stress Reducers – Natural Homemade Beauty Recipes….


Reduce Stress with Natural Homemade Beauty Recipes Work, home, the economy — it’s all too much! Get stress relief with these soothing treatments Let’s face it: these are pretty stressful times. And since most of us don’t have the budget for a spa massage or facial, we need to make do with home remedies. All […]

Read This: TheMakeupGirl Featured in Blogging Babes..


I don’t think I have ever been described as a “babe” but in this case I’ll take it!  One of my favorite glossies, Glamour Magazine has featured me in their section Blogging Babes! I am in good company with Julia from AATP, Nancy from Beauty 411, Amber from Beauty Blogging Junkie and Daneen from Spoiled […]

Read This: Michelle Obama Covers “O” Magazine…


For the first time in the nine-year history of  O Magazine, Oprah Winfrey is finally sharing the cover.  First Lady Michelle Obama appears with Oprah on the April issue of “O” that goes on sale March 17th. Michelle has been staying true to her off the rack style since her husband took office and this […]

Read This: Secret Ingredient – Eucalyptus…


Eucalyptus is one of the best “secret ingredients” there is. You can do so much with it! I put a few drops in the bath (not too much though!) for a nice muscle relaxing soak. Here are a few ways you can use eucalyptus in your daily life… 4 Amazing Things You Can Do with […]

Read This: Total Beauty Readers Choice – Top 18 Mineral Makeup Products…


Looking to switch to mineral makeup but don’t know where to start? Take a peek at the seasoned readers of Total Beauty for some guidance. Readers rated mineral makeup foundations…see if your favorite or if one you were thinking of trying is on the list. Readers’ Choice: Top 18 Mineral Makeup Products These reviews tell […]

Read This: Worst Concealers Ever…


Have you ever bought a concealer that slid off your face after 2 hours? How about one that made you look like you put two white half moons under your eyes? Total Beauty breaks it down with the WORST of all time…see if your is on the list. Worst Concealers Ever These proclaimed dark circle […]

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 […]