TMG Faves: Favorite Lipsticks….

5 Favorite Lipsticks

Now that summer is in full swing, time to grab a new shade to pop your look!!  So I put together a list of my 5 favorite lipsticks for you.  By the way, did you know that today is National Lipstick Day? Well, it is and what better way to celebrate than to round up […]

GLAM Beauty Board: Summer 2014 Reviews…

Glam Beauty Board

Hey hey!!  As a member of the Glam Beauty Board, I periodically receive a selection of products to review.  Lucky for me – most of them I have never tried and in most cases have been DYING to (It’s the beauty junkie in me…LOL) Last week, I got the Summer Beauty Board Box, which contained an […]

New for Fall: Hourglass 1.5mm Mechanical Gel Eye Liner…

Hourglass 1.5mm Mechanical Gel Eye Liner

Hourglass 1.5mm Mechanical Gel Eye Liner is my new favorite thing. I love new innovations, and this one is at the top of my list.  A good cat eye was SUPER hard for me to do until gel liner came along – it always looked wobbly.  When you have the gel liner, then you need […]

10 Must Have Travel Beauty Essentials…

Travel Beauty Essentials

Greetings from California! Here are my 10 Must Have Travel Beauty Essentials…I have been traveling more and more lately AND now (thanks to Julia) have it down to a science. One of my biggest things that I do all the time now is ask for akincare samples. Not the kind you get from Sephora, but […]

Refresh Your Makeup Storage this Summer…

starbucks iced coffee

We already talked about cleaning out your makeup bag – this time we need to clean out your makeup storage! If you are a beauty junkie, it’s hard to keep things in check. Like anything, there is a fine line between collecting and hoarding.  With expiration dates on cosmetics and skincare products it’s important to […]

Becca Ultimate Coverage Complexion Creme Makeup…

Becca Ultimate Coverage Complexion Creme

Summer 2014: MAC Moody Blooms…

MAC Moody Blooms Summer 2014

Finally some bright colors for summer!  MAC Moody Blooms has arrived (available online TODAY) and while I love nude lips as a go to….I appreciate and love bright pink lips for spring and ESPECIALLY summer.  You get all of that here with 6 lipsticks and 5 click pen sheen supreme lipglass tints that are a […]

My 7 Summer Must Haves…

7 Summer Must Haves

My 7 Summer Must Haves are here – YES summer…FINALLY!!  Hi pretty babies!!  It’s been a minute – I know.  My trusty MacBook Pro was in the hospital!  Can you imagine my despair???  I backed up just in case anything crazy happened and she is back and all better!  So let’s get down to business!!  […]

NEW!! Nars Dual Intensity Eyeshadow Collection


NARS Cosmetics introduces the new Dual-Intensity Eyeshadow $29.  This is a new sheer finish shadow that can be applied wet for a more intense look – they also have created a new brush that makes application super simple. This is the first shadow collection to be introduced in a while (other than the cream ones […]

TMG Faves: Hourglass Ambient Lighting Palette…

Hourglass Ambient Lighting Palette

The Hourglass Ambient Lighting Palette [$58] is BACK and part of the permanent line for Hourglass Cosmetics.  The palette of ambient lighting powders showed up last fall as a limited edition holiday offering and quickly sold out EVERYWHERE.  Shoppers were heartbroken when it was nowhere to be found.  People continued to ask, harass and cajole […]

How To: Clean Your Makeup Bag in 7 Steps…

clean your makeup bag

I’m going to show you how to Spring Clean Your Makeup Bag in 7 Steps!  I was looking at my makeup bag the other day and it was EMBARRASSING. I mean, something had broken and it was kind of leaking it’s glitteryness all over everything. So I went through my two main makeup bags and […]

Summer 2014: MAC Alluring Aquatic….

MAC Alluring Aquatic

Hello SUMMER! MAC Alluring Aquatic is here! Lots of pretty shades including my favorite bronzer refined golden which is a re-promote from last summer’s Temperature Rising Collection (it’s the perfect matte bronze with just the right amount of shimmer!) The shades are a mixture of pearls and a hefty dose of new shades in the Extra Dimension […]

Red Carpet Beauty: Blake Lively at the 2014 Met Ball…

Blake Lively 2014 Met Ball

Blake Lively at the 2014 Met Ball was GORGEOUSLY stunning and it didn’t hurt that her hunky husband Ryan Reynolds was GLUED to her side.  NARS worked with celebrity makeup artist Elaine Offers to create the beauty look for Blake Lively at the Metropolitan Museum’s Costume Institute Gala celebrating the unveiling of its newest exhibit, […]

Red Carpet Beauty: Sarah Jessica Parker at the 2014 Met Ball…

Sarah Jessica Parker - Met Ball 2014

Sarah Jessica Parker at the 2014 Met Ball did not disappoint.  She brought 1950′s style glamour back in one fell swoop with this gorgeous inky blue eye.  NARS worked with celebrity makeup artist Leslie Lopez to create the beauty look for Sarah Jessica Parker at the Metropolitan Museum’s Costume Institute Gala celebrating the unveiling of […]

Summer 2014: MAC Maleficent…

MAC Maleficent

MAC Maleficent is here just in time for Angelina Jolie to make her debut as the most evil sorceress in the land on May 30th. I cannot WAIT to see what the legendary Rick Baker does on screen for this. Angelina’s cheek bones look like they could slice butter! This collectors items collection doesn’t disappoint […]

Summer 2014: MAC Lorde is Here….

MAC Lorde

MAC Lorde is here!!  Songstress Lorde’s vampy lip color is a home run when it comes to cult looks.  She is a super-duper MAC fan so it’s a no brainer that she collaborated with them on a mini collection together. At her appearance ta the Grammy’s this year, she wore a mix of MAC’s Heroine […]

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. […]