Beauty News: Dr. Frederic Brandt Found Dead…

Dr. Frederic Brandt

Dr. Frederic Brandt, dermatologist to the stars, was found dead in his South Florida home yesterday.  To say that he was beloved by the industry and considered a pioneer in what is known now as the “No Facelift Facelift” where he uses only injectables, was an understatement.  He also had a wildly successful skincare line with […]

Beauty News: Bonne Bell Closes Up Shop…

Bonne Bell Swarovski Lipsmacker

Bonne Bell Closes Up Shop. Well….it’s the end of an era folks, Bonne Bell – makers of the iconic lip smacker are calling it quits. is reporting that the company is not only closing, but 91 employees are expected to be permanently laid off by March 29, 2015.  Bonne Bell Co. was founded in […]

Beauty News: Gigi Hadid is the New Face of Maybelline New York…

Gigi Hadid is the New Face of Maybelline

Gigi Hadid is the new Face of Maybelline New York.  My favorite Real Housewives of anything is Yolanda Foster. She pulls no punches AT ALL…she was a 90’s supermodel, plus she has her white jeans game on lock.  So it makes sense that her daughter Gigi Hadid would follow in her footsteps.  She was just […]

Beauty News: L’Oreal Acquires Carol’s Daughter…

Lisa Price - Carol's Daughter

L’Oreal Acquires Carol’s Daughter! WOW!! Wow…wow…wow. I cannot explain to you how awesome this is.  I don’t think I have ever been so excited about something in a while.  Mostly about the possibility of a fabulous brand like Carol’s Daughter getting the kind of national exposure it deserves.  I have been a fan for years […]

Beauty News: Johnson’s Baby Reformulates Products…

Johnson's Baby Reformulates Products

Johnson’s Baby Reformulates Products!  Happy Mother’s Day!!  If you are a mom, I hope you are doing something fabulous and if you are just a lover of baby products then listen up.  I was lucky enough to visit Johnson & Johnson’s Headquarters back in February and I got to see first hand what it takes […]

Beauty News: Lupita Nyong’o is the new Face of Lancome

Lupita Nyong'o for Lancome

The fashion and beauty world’s love affair with 31 yr old Lupita Nyong’o continues as the Oscar winning actress has just been named the new face of Lancome.  She is the first black woman to represent the brand with the current roster made up of Julia Roberts, Kate Winslet, Penélope Cruz and the latest young […]

Beauty News: Birchbox US Weekly Collaboration…

Birchbox USWeekly Collaboration

Check out this NEW Birchbox US Weekly Collaboration! If you aren’t a subscriber to Birchbox, now is the PERFECT time to sign up. One of the most celebrated and fabulous beauty directors in the business Gwen Flamberg is sharing her must have beauty products with the masses just in time for awards season.  The box […]

Beauty News: KOHL’s Expands Beauty Department

KOHL's Expands Beauty Department

KOHL’s Expands Beauty Department!!  Yesterday, I had the opportunity to visit a Kohl’s store with an EXPANDED beauty department!  How great to have national brands so close (in some cases right in your back yard!).  I spoke to the manager of the store and he told me that this is a pilot program that is […]

Beauty News: Blake Lively is the New Spokesperson for L’Oreal Paris…

Blake Lively Global Spokesperson for L’Oreal Paris

Blake Lively is the New Spokesperson for L’Oreal Paris.  She is in a word stunning. an accomplished actress, apparently she doesn’t use a stylist (quelle horreur!!) She can cook some kind of pie with sausage and shallot confit, AND she’s married to Ryan Reynolds.  Now she can add Global Spokesperson for L’Oreal Paris to the […]

Beauty News: Cynthia Rowley Beauty Launches Exclusively at Birchbox

Cynthia Rowley Beauty Birchbox

Cynthia Rowley Beauty Launches Exclusively at Birchbox!  Two of my favoritie things, designer/makeup collabo!!  Cynthia Rowley has always been one of my favorite designers and this collection is PRETTY, wearable and affordable.  Birchbox is the exclusive retailer of Cynthia Rowley’s new beauty line, inspired by her current ready-to-wear collection. The launch collection, consisting of three […]

Beauty News: MAC Announces Rihanna as Viva Glam Spokesperson

MAC Viva Glam

MAC Announces Rihanna as Viva Glam Spokesperson! One partnership ends and another begins.  On the heels of her year long collaboration with MAC, they just announced yesterday that Rihanna is the latest to join the ranks as the next Viva Glam spokesperson. The MAC AIDS Fund was created in 1994, and to date has raised […]

Beauty News: Katy Perry CoverGirl – YES!

Katy Perry CoverGirl

Talk about a HUGE coup for CoverGirl!  Pop princess Katy Perry can now add COVERGIRL to her growing list of accolades. Katy made the big announcement to all of her “KatyCats” earlier today on her Facebook and Twitter pages that she will be the newest addition to the CG family. On the heels of the […]

Beauty News: Welcome To The TMG Family Jessica Ciesla…


I have added another young writer to the team!  Please say a big hello and welcome to Jessica Ciesla! Jessica is a 22 year old college senior from New Jersey, obsessed with all things beautiful. She is an avid lover of beauty and fashion (so much so that she has interned at a few places […]

Beauty News: Stylist Rita Hazan is Behind the Color for Beyonce’s New Pixie Cut….

Beyonce's Pixie Cut

Stylist Rita Hazan created Beyonce’s color for her new recently revealed pixie cut. Her new hairdo comes just two weeks after her long tresses got tangled in a fan during a performance of “Halo” in Montreal on July 22. Maybe this is a safety precaution?  Or maybe it’s just for comfort, I know PLENTY of […]

Beauty News: Fall 2013 – Marc Jacobs Debuts New Beauty Line….

Marc Jacobs Beauty

Let’s talk about this makeup line shall we? It’s been a LONG time since there has been this much buzz around the launch of a makeup line (maybe Tom Ford was the last one that had this much hype). The difference is, with Marc it’s affordable…and accessible. The line is available exclusively at Sephora launches […]

Beauty News: H2O Plus and Walt Disney Parks & Resorts Join Forces….

Disney & H20+

Are you planning a summer getaway with the kids? I HIGHLY recommend Walt Disney World.  It’s fun for all ages! I didn’t expect to like it when I chaperoned Tyler’s annual choir trip there last year but I had a BLAST.  He went on rides and I hightailed it to Epcot and ate and drank […]

Beauty News: Welcome To The TMG Family Crystal Konz…


At LAST!  I have a young beauty writer on the team!  Please say a big hello and welcome to Crystal Konz! Crystal is a 23 year old DC transplant, obsessed with all things beautiful. She is a makeup artist and avid lover of beauty.  Crystal joins us as a contributing beauty editor and we are […]

Beauty News: Welcome to the TMG Family Simone B…


Hey Guys!  I am ever expanding the TMG team!  We are growing!  Our newest addition is Simone B!  She is joining TMG as a beauty/skincare editor. Simone has covered beauty & fashion events since 2003 AND she is in her 30’s….so all you TMG Girls out there in your 30’s,  pay attention to her posts! […]