Beauty News: Urban Decay Discontinues Lip Junkie..

Urban Decay lip junkie lipgloss

Urban Decay Discontinues Lip Junkie.  Oh what a sad day. I have confirmed through the brand’s PR representative that Urban Decay is discontinuing the Lip Junkie line.  I love everything about this gloss…the minty taste….the non sticky feel….the FANTASTIC colors. From UD:  You want a super-shiny gloss, but can’t stand the sticky texture, right? Wait […]

TMG Faves: Dior Addict Fluid Stick…

Dior Addict Fluid Stick

My latest favorite lippie is Dior Addict Fluid Stick [$35].  Amazing comfort and super shiny color that is BUILDABLE. It feels strange going on because it’s a liquid.  Once it sets, it stays.  Long wear lipstick with the look of a gloss!  Hallelujah!! It feels weightless and leaves a stain on your lips for longevity. […]

Spring 2014: MAC Proenza Schouler Collection…


Yesss! the MAC Proenza Schouler Collection is almost here! It’s been a while since MAC did a really good warm weather designer collaboration. This one has OMBRE…yes ombre (in blush form of course) and some pretty badass shades to get you hyped for some warm weather color goodness! For the first time, the cool cleverness […]

Beauty News: NARS Lipgloss Reformulation…

NEW NARS Lip Gloss

The beauty world has been abuzz about the NARS Lipgloss Reformulation.  They have overhauled the entire lipgloss line, with a new formulation and packaging.  The new NARS Lip Gloss contains a full spectrum of shades with sophisticated natural shine – perfect for everyday wear. Plus they are SUPER hydrating.  The silky texture and new doe-foot […]

Review: Rimmel London’s Stay Matte Liquid Mousse Foundation…

Rimmel London Stay Matte Liquid Mousse Foundation

I love a foundation that feels lightweight but offers nice coverage. So as part of the #StayMatte Challenge – I put a tube of Rimmel London’s Stay Matte Liquid Mousse Foundation [$5.49] to the test! For one week I wore only this to test it’s overall wearability. It’s pretty creamy and glides on perfectly….I used […]

TMG Faves: Urban Decay Naked Ultra Nourishing Lipgloss

Urban-Decay Naked Ultra Nourishing Lip Gloss

Urban Decay Naked Ultra Nourishing Lipgloss [$20] is a FABULOUSLY moisturizing balm and high shine gloss in one tube. The base of the tube is clear allowing you to see the color.  These Naked glosses allow you to find the nude shade that is right for you.  In my case I ADORE Beso and Rule34.  […]

Spring 2013: Givenchy Ombre Couture Cream Shadow…

Givenchy Ombre Couture

The new kid on the proverbial block is the Givenchy Ombre Couture Cream Shadow [$23].  This is a silky cream to powder hybrid shadow has 16 hour staying power and beautiful color that hugs your lid.  I have used mine under shadow (it offers MASSIVE staying power like a primer) or on it’s own to […]

Steal This: ULTA 21 Days of Beauty Spring 2014…

Ulta 21 Days of Beauty 2013

Back again just in time for the warm weather and with some unbelievable deals is the bi-annual ULTA 21 Days of Beauty Spring 2014.  You may remember the event from last fall – this is a twice a year celebration with sales GALORE.  So if you haven’t tried Mario Badescu skincare yet – now is […]

TMG Faves: NARS Matte Multiples…

NARS Matte Multiple

NARS Matte Multiples ARE HERE! If you haven’t seen them in person….GO DO IT.  It looks like it may hit the mid 50′s this weekend and after this long harsh winter I have SPRING FEVER.  It’s all about cheeks for this spring!  These are incredible for layering too…no shimmer just pure bright color. NARS brings […]

Red Carpet Beauty: Anne Hathaway at the 2014 Oscars…

Anne Hathaway - Oscars 2014

Beautifully simple is the phrase I would use to describe Oscar winning actress and presenter Anne Hathaway at the 2014 Oscars. I am always a HUGE fan of the “no makeup” look.  It’s always nice when people look at you and say, “WOW her skin looks great!” not just, “I love your makeup!” CHANEL Celebrity […]

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

Lupita Nyong'o - Oscars 2014

Actress Lupita Nyong’o at the 2014 Oscars was in a word….STUNNING.  Her makeup artist, the sublimely talented Nick Barose was going for “Modern day Liz Taylor on Vacation”……which is such a lovely and ethereal look for the newly minted Academy Award winning actress. “I wanted to pay homage to old Hollywood but not let the […]

Red Carpet Beauty: Camila Alves McConaughey at the 2014 Oscars

Camila Alves McConaughey at the 2014 Oscars

Camila Alves McConaughey looked stunning on the red carpet at the 2014 Oscars in a gorgeous and soft peachy number by Gabriella Cadena. This look is VERY easy to achieve at home and is all about having great skin and uncomplicated makeup.  Celebrity makeup artist Patrick de Fontbrune created her look using Votre Vu products. […]

TMG Faves: Hourglass Ambient Lighting Blush…

Hourglass Ambient Lighting Blush

Hourglass Ambient Lighting Blush [USD $35 | CAD $41] is like instagram for your face! Well…almost.  The Ambient Lighting Powders  definitely are but these take it to a whole new level!  You get customized lighting effects with soft focus and mutidimesional color all in one little compact. Hourglass has fused it’s popular Ambient Lighting Powder, the cutting-edge collection of finishing   powders, with an array of vivid cheek colors, creating […]

REVIEW: Covergirl Bombshell Collection

COVERGIRL Bombshell Collection

I finally tried the Covergirl Bombshell Collection! I don’t know about you guys, but I’ve been ‘bombshelling’  ever since Covergirl launched their newest collection.  I love trying out new makeup products,  I especially love it when the products are of great quality.  As some of you may know, I’m currently doing a giveaway on my […]

TMG Faves: Space NK Apothecary Spring Beauty Edit…

Space NK Apothecary Spring Beauty Edit

Space NK Apothecary Spring Beauty Edit.  This Wednesday, February 19th, Space NK will host the “Spring Beauty Edit” event across all of their 23 US locations. Gift with purchase events are usually very for lack of a better word…pedestrian. Not this one. During this special, one-day-only shopping event, customers will be perfectly prepped for the […]

I Wrote a Makeup Book!!!

Lianne Cover

There are many makeup books out there written by makeup artists and the like – my book is different.   I’m writing and speaking to YOU, I’m your best friend, I won’t steer you wrong! I am SO excited to share this news as it has been a LONG time coming! I wrote a BOOK! Yep, […]

MAC Prep + Prime Natural Radiance

MAC Prep + Prime Natural Radiance

MAC Prep + Prime Natural Radiance has a new shade! Pink!  Perfect for fair skin tones.  If you have oilier or combination skin – this primer that is lightweight and long lasting! If you haven’t felt it before, the texture is gel like and extremely light feeling. You apply this after your moisturizer but before […]

TMG Faves: Hourglass Veil Fluid Makeup Oil Free SPF 15…

Hourglass Veil Fluid Makeup

I know I always say that I’m not a foundation girl…..but this one has made me change my tune 100%.  Hourglass Veil Fluid Makeup Oil Free SPF 15 ($60) is like skincare with color added to it that dries matte.  It’s in a word, GENIUS. First of all, it’s vegan (if your into that) and […]