TMG Faves: Estée Lauder Little Black Primer…

Estee Lauder Little Black Primer

Estée Lauder Little Black Primer [$24.00] is my new love!!  Lash primer is a love it or hate it type of thing, I love it, BUT I hate the fact that it’s WHITE.  You really have to get mascara on every little lash to cover it up.  If you don’t, it shows. What I REALLY love […]

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 […]

Smell This: Estee Lauder Modern Muse Fragrance…

Estée Lauder Modern Muse Fragrance

The new Estee Lauder Modern Muse Fragrance is strong and confident, enhanced by her own intrinsic femininity and individual style. It’s been a LONG time since Estée Lauder has debuted a new fragrance and THIS one is a dual concept composed of subtle contrasts and bold contradictions. She is the heroine of her own life, always […]

TMG Events: Macy’s Summer Trend Show 2013

Lianne Macy's

On Saturday June 8th 2013 our very own founder, Lianne Farbes, was honored with the opportunity to host a cosmetics trend show for Macy’s.  Beauty lovers from around the DC, Maryland, and Virginia areas enthusiastically took their seats that morning to learn summers hottest beauty, fashion, and fragrance trends. Lianne opened the show with a […]

Smell This: Estee Lauder Sensuous Nude…

Estee Lauder Sensuous Nude

One of my recent favorites from the Estée Lauder fragrance family is Sensuous.  Launched in 2008, it defined a new positioning in fragrance for the Estée Lauder brand. It was younger, warm, luminous and feminine all at the same time.  I love the way it smells….just an instant classic and a wonderful addition to the family. […]

TMG Project: Lianne Hosts Cosmetics Trend Show at Macy’s Tysons Corner in DC…

Macys Cosmetic Trend Show

Hello my lovelies!!  I wanted to share with you an upcoming event with you!!  I am hosting a cosmetics trend show this coming Saturday June 8th at Macy’s Tyson’s Corner here in DC.  If you are in the area, I’d love to see you/meet you!  The cost is $20 and you can purchase your tickets […]

Summer 2013: AERIN Effortless Beauty – Shell Color…

AERIN Shell Color 2013

What I love about Aerin Lauder‘s new seasonal collections is that it 100% represents what she is all about. Effortless beauty. The palette is multipurpose – you can easily throw this in your bag and nothing else for casual summertime looks or days at the beach.  The illuminating powder gives you a GORGEOUS glow….all of […]

Summer 2013: Estée Lauder Pure Color Cello Shots…

Estee Lauder Pure Color Cello Shots June 2013

I LOVE THIS COLLECTION!! Makeup mastermind Tom Pecheux created the new Pure Color Cello Shots collection. The collections consist of four cheek colors, six slim lipsticks, and six glosses that are meant to give the appearance of a cellophane gel on your face (LOVE THIS! Perfect for summer). “This season, I’ve been working with a […]

TMG Faves: Serums to Lighten Your Skincare Regimen…


I have been missing Paris lately and I kept thinking about how women there never wear ANY makeup.  You know why?  Because their skin is FLAWLESS, even the older women.  So I thought I might talk to you about the virtues of using a serum in your skin-care regimen, especially now that winter has finally […]

Spring 2013: Estee Lauder Limited Edition Mad Men Collection…

Estee Lauder Mad Men Collection_Spring 2013

In an exclusive partnership with the Emmy and Golden Globe award-winning AMC drama Mad Men, Estée Lauder is introducing its second collection featuring three limited edition makeup classics. The first Estée Lauder Mad Men Collection debuted in March 2012, timed with the premiere of Season Five, and the latest Estée Lauder Mad Men Collection will […]

TMG Faves: Estée Lauder French Nudes Nail Lacquer…

Estée Lauder French Nudes Nail Lacquer

I am DYING over these new Estée Lauder French Nude [$20] nail lacquers!  I’ve been looking for a nude that closely resembles my skin tone for a while now and I think is it!  A collection of nude nail lacquers designed for the perfect monochromatic manicure…beautiful and elongating.  A nude manicure makes your fingers look […]

TMG Faves: Estée Lauder Advanced Night Repair Eye Serum…

Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair Eye Serum

I am always up for anything new to help the eye area, it’s the first area to get wrinkles/crepiness in the anti-aging war.  Right before I left for New York Fashion Week, I started using something new and I love it, my eyes were refreshed and smooth, makeup went on very nicely as well!  Estée […]

TMG Interview: Aerin Lauder on her New AERIN Lifestyle Brand…

Aerin Lauder Essentials

When I think of Aerin Lauder – words like classic and timeless come to mind.  She is the granddaughter of cosmetics mogul Estée Lauder, the niece of Breast Cancer champion Evelyn Lauder and has been a part of one of the world’s only family run cosmetics dynasties.  Aerin has worked in the family business in […]

Spring 2013: Estee Lauder Pure Color – Pretty Naughty Collection…

Estee Lauder - Pretty Naughty Spring 2013

I love limited edition anything and these finds from Estee Lauder are no exception!!  This limited edition trend collection, Estée Lauder Pure Color Pretty Naughty. Is optimistic yet not overly sweet, think pastels but wearable with a youthful and modern twist.  The glosses and the cheek gelee already have me interested!! Eyes are washed in […]

Beauty News: Evelyn Lauder Champion of Breast Cancer Research Dies at 75…


It is a sad day in the beauty world as we say goodbye to one of the matriarchs of the industry.  Over the weekend, Evelyn Lauder passed away from non-genetic ovarian cancer.  It was her initial diagnosis of breast cancer back in the 80’s that sparked her crusade against the disease that continued up until her […]

Go Pink: Elizabeth Hurley Steps Out to Stop Breast Cancer at Bloomingdale’s Ready, Set, Pink!


TMG sat down with Estee Lauder Spokeswoman Elizabeth Hurley to get all the scoop on why raising breast cancer awareness is so important to her, how Bloomingdales and the Estee Lauder Companies are involved, her skincare routine and how her gig on Gossip Girl is her “dream job!” Elizabeth is so passionate about ending breast cancer […]

NEW! Estée Lauder Idealist Illumination Serum for Face…

Estee Lauder Idealist

Oooh you know how I love skincare with technology.  Estée Lauder Research has developed the first fast-acting Serum proven to dramatically reduce the look of uneven skin-tone. Perfect for reducing redness. blotchiness or uneven/dark spots.  PLUS this one is specifically formulated to address different ethnicities with their exclusive CorrectTone technology.  I have used for 5 weeks and […]

Spring 2011: Estée Lauder Wild Violet…

Spring 2011:  Estée Lauder Wild Violet

I adore pink for spring….more than that I adore neutrals with pops of pink!  Estée Lauder must have read my mind because their latest collection Wild Violet is both of those things.  My favorites from the collection:  The nail lacquer in storm is amazing…dark and pearly like a stormy sky. The Lip Gelee in Electric […]