TMG Project: Botox at the West Institute…

West Institute - Dr. Tina West

I am OBSESSED with my forehead. So Botox for me was a no brainer. I was getting my hair done (best place to find out anything about anything) and overheard some of the women talking about Dr. Tina West of the West Institute and how fantastic she was. I made inquiries and figured out who […]

TMG Faves: Dr. Dennis Gross Alpha Beta Medi-Spa Peel…

Dr. Dennis Gross Alpha Beta Medi Spa Peela

Dr. Dennis Gross Alpha Beta Medi-Spa Peel [$110] is my JAM.  Why a peel?  Well for one thing, I know using a peel is the best way to keep your skin looking it’s best.  It resurfaces the skin, get’s rid of texture issues, reduces pores, the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles while improving cell […]

Review: Algenist Complete Eye Renewal Balm…

Algenist Complete Eye Renewal Balm

I am a sucker for a good eye cream, especially one that is a good multi-tasker.  Algenist Complete Eye Renewal Balm [$65] is my new favorite.  It’s lightweight but packs a powerful punch thanks to alguronic acid, this is the hallmark of Algenist’s products. Algenist is a biotechnology laboratory out of the Bay Area and while they […]

TMG Ageless: Dermaplane Skin Treatment with Dr. Tina West…

Dermaplaning - West Institute

Have you ever heard of a Dermaplane skin treatment?? I’ll be honest – I hadn’t. Not before I met Dr. Tina West of The West Institute.  Dr. West is the founder of The West Institute and is a board certified dermatologist and leading expert in non-invasive and minimally invasive facial and body contouring, specializing in […]

TMG Faves: Algenist Genius Ultimate Anti-Aging Melting Cleanser…

Algenist Genius Ultimate Anti-Aging Melting Cleanser

I know I have a lot of TMG Faves recently – what can I say? There are a lot of good launches out there. Algenist Genius Ultimate Anti-Aging Melting Cleanser [$38] has made it onto my list of favorite things simply by being uncomplicated and STELLAR in more ways than one.  First off, when I used this […]

TMG Faves: Rodial Cougar Skin Zero Gravity Cream…

Rodial Cougar Skin Zero Gravity Cream

Rodial Cougar Skin Zero Gravity Cream [$162] is my new favorite!!  Here we go – the first skincare review of 2015!  I’m going HARD this year – meaning I am planning to use a lot more skincare that contain special or exciting ingredients. Rodial Cougar Skin Zero Gravity Cream is one such cream. This cream […]

TMG Faves: Lift Lab Lift and Firm Eye Cream…

Lift Lab Lift and Firm Eye Cream

Lift Lab Lift and Firm Eye Cream [$110.00 / 0.50 oz] is a lightweight, emollient, firming eye cream that delivers FAB results.  So….I am kind of obsessed with eye cream right now.  Two weeks ago, I made the mistake of looking in a 4x magnifying mirror and I saw a wrinkle. I know….call the national […]

TMG Talks: 6 Tips to Keep You Forever Young…

6 Tips to Stay Forever Young

Disclosure: Compensation was provided by P&G via Mode Media. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of P&G. 6 Tips to Keep You Forever Young – Skincare is a given, right?  I mean…it should be!  If you are a regular reader of this blog…by […]

TMG Faves: Caudalie Premiere Cru La Creme

Caudalie Premier Cru La Creme

Caudalie Premiere Cru La Creme is perfect for cooler weather! Hello darlings!!! I’m sorry I have been MIA – but I have been burning the candle at both ends. I am traveling back to Paris next month for another Paris Beauty Tour with the fabulous Julia Coney and I have been celebrating by slathering myself […]

Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair Eye Gets an Update…

Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair Eye

When a product reaches cult status, you just know it.  Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair Eye is one of those products.  The thing I love about Estee Lauder is that when they realize that a product has reached that status, not only do they maintain it, they update it. They study it, make advances and […]

Pricey Creams: Natura Bisse Inhibit-Tensolift Review + Pictures

natura bisse inhibit tensolift

Natura Bisse Inhibit Tensolift made me do a double take in the store. Why? Okay, so what I am about to tell you will knock you on your backside. I have found a serum that works as well as botox on lines and wrinkles.  Yes.  The kicker?  It’s also $730.  Let me go on.  I […]

Anti Aging: SkinCeuticals Renew Overnight Dry…

Skin Ceuticals Renew Overnight Dry

SkinCeuticals Renew Overnight Dry [$61] is a multitasking, anti-aging wonder for your skin.  As you would guess from the name, this is for normal to dry skin (there is one for oily as well).  This is a true night cream that contains a 10% hydroxy fruit acid blend to gently exfoliate the skin for a […]

Dr. Dennis Gross Ferulic Acid + Retinol Brightening Solution Review…

Dr. Dennis Gross Ferulic Acid + Retinol Brightening Solution

Dr. Dennis Gross Ferulic Acid + Retinol Brightening Solution[$85] is an EXCELLENT brightening treatment.  It has a watery consistency that contains a combination of buffered retinol that helps smooth wrinkles and lines, ferulic acid which is a fabulous anti-oxidant (anti-oxidants ward off free radicals that cause premature aging) and multiple actives to give you a […]

Pricey Creams: Perricone MD OVM Review…

Perricone MD OVM

Perricone MD OVM [$165 for 2oz] is absolutely CRAZY. I mean CRAZY!  So now that I am staring at 50 (only a few more years to go!) I actually am loving how my skin looks but I don’t want it to change ONE BIT!  I felt this in store and I knew I HAD to […]

TMG Faves: Restorsea Reviving Cleanser…

Restorsea Reviving Cleanser

Restorsea Reviving Cleanser [$65] lifts away impurities without stripping skin of essential oils, and that’s JUST the beginning.  As a professional beauty junkie, not too many things impress the heck out of me.  When they do, it’s because my mind is just BLOWN.  You may remember when I interviewed Restorsea’s creator Patti Pao last year, […]

TMG Faves: Rodial Bee Venom Super Serum…

Rodial Bee Venom Super Serum

Rodial Bee Venom Serum [$200] will give you the tightened skin you have been waiting for! You may remember that I reviewed Rodial Bee Venom Moisturizer  I had a sample of it and used it ALL.  This serum is like the icing on the cake.  It’s a concentrated skin-perfecting wonder that illuminates and revitalizes skin. If you […]

TMG Faves: Rodial Stem Cell Super Food Facial Oil…

Rodial Stem Cell Superfood Facial Oil

Rodial Stem Cell Super Food Facial Oil [$80] is a concentrated blend of super-food actives provides nourishment and hydration for the skin. Rich in anti-oxidants, omega 3, 6 and 9 and Vitamins A, B5, C and E, this skin-rejuvenating formula is quickly absorbed for deep nourishment while advanced PhytoCellTech™ Alp Rose stem-cell technology protects skin […]

TMG Faves: Rodial Bee Venom Moisturizer

Rodial Bee Venom Moisturzer

Rodial Bee Venom Moisturizer [$190] is one of those things you hear about and go, “REALLY??? Bee venom?” YES, really, bee venom.  As a professional skin care junkie, I make it my duty to test anything and everything no matter how strange sounding.  This one, I had to try. I started using it in September, […]