Red Carpet Beauty: Lupita Nyong’o at the 2015 Oscars

Lupita Nyong'o 2015 Oscars

Lupita Nyong’o at the 2015 Oscars illuminated the Red Carpet in a white pearl embroidered Calvin Klein dress.  Her makeup was soft and smokey and her hair was effortless and easy.  Celebrity makeup artist Nick Barose from Lancome was in charge of her pretty smokey look and hairstylist Larry Sims worked his magic to create tiny, […]

Red Carpet Beauty: Lupita Nyong’o at the 2015 SAG Awards…

Lupita Nyong'o 2015 SAG Awards

I love awards season!!  Lupita Nyong’o at the 2015 SAG Awards was casually cool and beautiful with luminous skin, shiny bright lips and a flawless Elie Saab gown with a plunging neckline, vertical stripes and a floral pattern.  Her hair was regally braided into a gorgeous crown, which I absolutely loved (look for braided crown styles to […]

Red Carpet Beauty: Lupita Nyong’o at the 2015 Golden Globe Awards

Lupita Nyong'o - 2015 Golden Globe Awards

Lupita Nyong’o was looking lovely last night in a Giambattista Valli couture gown paired with Chopard jewelry.  Makeup artist Nick Barose (another one of my FAVORITES!!) was in charge of the makeup look.  He has been an integral part of Lupita’s glam squad since she was nominated for her role in 12 Years a Slave last […]

Red Carpet Beauty: Lupita Nyong’o at the 2014 Met Ball…

Lupita Nyong'o at the 2014 Met Ball

Lupita Nyong’o at the 2014 Met Ball – stunning!  Lupita….Lupita….LUPITA!!  Inspired by Lupita’s emerald green gown, celebrity makeup artist Nick Barose does it again and gave the newly minted Lancôme Ambassadress purple smoky eyes, pink stained cheeks and bronze-berry lips. Barose used a fun mix of modern colors and textures, just like the actress’s gown, […]

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 […]

TMG Faves: Lancôme Bi-Facil Eye Makeup Remover…

Lancôme BiFacils Eye Makeup Remover

Lancome Bi-Facil Eye Makeup Remover 4.2 oz size [$25.20] and a 6.7 oz size [$33.30] is my all time favorite – why?  Because it’s gentle and it does exactly what it says it will.  It melts all traces of makeup without any pulling or tugging.  I know what your saying, yes it is a bit […]

Get The Look: Christina Hendricks at L’Wren Scott for Banana Republic

Christina Hendricks

I looove Christina Hendricks!  She is so unapologetically retro in every way.  Here she is in Lancôme at the L’Wren Scott Collection for Banana Republic Launch Event. Makeup artist Vanessa Scali gave Christina Hendricks a fresh fall look with a flushed, rosy cheek, paired with velvety matte skin and a deep, rose lip. Vanessa kept […]

TMG Investigates: The Power of Makeup Primer….

Power of Primer

If there was only one stipulation you could choose for your foundation what would it be? (“Being the right shade and not being cakey” doesn’t count because they should already be adhering to that policy). I’ll bet you are saying that you want it to last all day, right?  Raise your hand if your foundation […]

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 […]

TMG Investgates: Skin Types VS. Conditions – Product Recommedations….

Skin Types Whats Best For Your Skin

Were you paying attention when we discussed Skin Types vs. Skin Conditions? Which one are you?  Now that you know the difference, let’s talk about what’s best to use for your skin! I have a few recommendations that should work for most of your skin types/conditions.  If you are curious about anything that isn’t listed […]

Trend Watch: What You Should Be Wearing – CORAL…

Coral Makeup

There’s always that color that just makes you feel alive and on fire, right? It’s warming up and my go to color for spring and summer is…. As the weather starts to get warmer and the flowers start to bloom – the first thing I think of is COLOR. This spring the return to color […]

Red Carpet Beauty: Kerry Washington at the 85th Academy Awards…

Credit Image: © Hans Gutknecht/Los Angeles Daily News/

In a STUNNING coral Miu Miu gown, actress Kerry Washington brightened up the red carpet tonight. Makeup Artist Carola Gonzalez used the embellishments on the dress as her inspiration for a radiant, natural look with just a hint of color on the eyes and the cheeks. Simple yet stunning – her skin is flawless too…. […]

NYFW: Backstage at Jason Wu Fall 2013…

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You can always count on Makeup Artist Diane Kendal to do something daring, the look she created for Jason Wu is no exception. She used Lancome‘s NEW vibrant inky blue smokey eye with muted cheeks and lips made for a very smoldering look.  Kendal explained of the smokey blue shade she used on the eyes,  […]

Red Carpet Beauty: Kerry Washington at the 70th Annual Golden Globes…

Kerry Washington at the 70th Annual Golden Globes

Scandal and Django Unchained actress Kerry Washington looked FLAWLESS in Prada at the 70th annual Golden Globes Sunday night.  Her makeup was flawless thanks to Lancome and her hair was silky and smooth thanks to John Frieda products. Celebrity hairstylist Marcus Francis was inspired by Kerry Washington’s sequined, structured gown. Below please the steps he […]

Steal This: Deluxe Sample of Lancôme’s Super Serums


How would you like to try a deluxe sample of Lancôme’s Super Serums?!  All you have to do is visit a website, download the coupon and the sample is yours.  This is an AWESOME way to try before you buy.  If you don’t have a serum in your skincare regimen or you are on the […]

Celebrity Beauty: Julia Roberts Wears Lancôme to the Mirror Mirror Premiere…

Premiere Of Relativity Media's "Mirror Mirror" - Arrivals

Lancôme ambassadress Julia Roberts sparkled at the premiere of her new film Mirror Mirror in Los Angeles on Saturday. Julia always looks great and Lancôme makeup artist Genevieve played up her stunning features with a gorgeous, yet simple look. All products available at Since the event was in the morning, makeup artist Genevieve wanted […]

Giveaway Alert: Lancôme Génifique Youth Activating Concentrate Sampling Program…


Hello my babies!  I know, I have been on a skincare kick lately….but I can’t help it!  There are just too many great goodies out there!  So….have you ever wanted to try something before you buy it?  You know how I am a proponent of sampling in any form, because let’s face it skin care […]

Red Carpet Beauty: Get The Look – Actress Mila Kunis at the Friends With Benefits Premiere…

Mila Kunis - Friends With Benefits Premiere

I love it when girls show up to the Red Carpet looking effortlessly beautiful, which is exactly what Mila Kunis achieved for the Friends With Benefits premiere last night. Celebrity makeup artist Tracey Levy had a vision of screen siren Gina Lollobrigida en route from a summer beach holiday when creating Mila’s premiere look. Translation: […]