Spring 2015: Laura Mercier Watercolour Clouds…

Laura Mercier Watercolour Clouds

Ahhh don’t you love it?  The spring collections start rolling in JUST when we are in the middle of the cold snap.  Laura Mercier Watercolour Clouds is a very pretty, subtle collection based around the exploration and expression of moods. The mood for the spring collection is quiet and relaxed. Laura hopes that the soft, muted […]

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 […]

Spring 2015: Hourglass Modernist Eyeshadow Palette…

Hourglass Modernist Eyeshadow Palette

Hourglass Modernist Eyeshadow Palette is turning heads and changing the way eye shadow is created and worn.  The 10 year old company has been on the front end of beauty innovation and technology for a WHILE now. They were the first to come out with a comfortable non drying liquid matte lipstick and the ambient […]

First Look: NARS All Day Luminous Weightless Foundation…

NARS All Day Luminous Weightless Foundation

I have been waiting for this one!!  NARS All Day Luminous Weightless Foundation is the latest launch from the brand.  I love how foundation products are getting lighter.  This new formula creates instant polished perfection with full coverage in a single, weightless drop. Its uniquely fluid, oil-free formula defies the expectations of long-wear foundation, delivering […]

TMG Faves: TheMakeupGirl’s Best of Beauty 2014…

Best of Beauty 2014

Here are my Best of Beauty 2014! These are a few of my favorite things!! Happy New Year!!!!  Another year has ZOOMED by like lightening! Can you believe it?  Although I have sifted through many, many, many, MANY products this year – there are only a few that are my ULTIMATE TMG Faves for the […]

Winter 2014: MAC + Nasty Gal Collaboration…

MAC Nasty Gal

The new MAC + Nasty Gal collaboration is a highly anticipated one.  Sophia Amoruso the creator of the online store Nasty Gal that sells new and vintage clothing and author of the FABULOUS book #GirlBoss started out as an eBay retailer.  The store was named Nasty Gal Vintage, with the name being inspired by Betty […]

Must Have: 8 Pantone Color of the Year 2015 Picks…

Pantone Color of the Year 2015

8 Pantone Color of the Year 2015 Picks!!  Pantone has named Marsala the color of the year for 2015 and all I can say is FINALLY!!  After two years with brights – it’s nice to finally see a neutral, wearable shade. I put together 8 ways for you to wear the color for 2015 from […]

Holiday 2014: Urban Decay Naked on the Run Palette…

Urban Decay Naked on the Run Palette

I know you are going to be busy over the holidays, right??  You may have two events in one day, right?  Urban Decay Naked on the Run Palette [$54] will have you covered from day to night. Packed with six all new shadow shades, and all the must haves including blush, bronzer, perversion mascara and […]

Steal This: Black Friday / Cyber Monday Deals 2014…

black friday

Hello beauties!!  Happy Black Friday! Did you have a good Thanksgiving?  I did…and now I am ready to shop!  Here are some of the BEST beauty deals for saving today through Monday. Anthony Black Friday (11/28) – Cyber Monday (12/1) 30% off site-wide at http://anthony.com AHAVA 35% off any order using code BFRIDAY14 On Cyber […]

Happy Thanksgiving from TMG!!!

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving!!  No fried turkey this year – only four of us for dinner so I have something smaller in mind.  Thanksgiving is all about family and I wanted to wish my TMG family the most special of holidays. So just a quick note to say Happy Thanksgiving! I also wanted to take the time […]

Holiday 2014: MAC Smoky Black Friday…


This Black Friday, M∙A∙C offers an exclusive online-only edition of Veluxe Pearlfusion Shadow.  The Smoky Black Friday ($25) palette features a new trio of complementary noir shades that blend beautifully for infinite nighttime looks.  MAC has been knoclking it out of the park every holiday season with these Black Friday offerings.  This is the first […]

Holiday 2014: Urban Decay Naked Vault…

Urban Decay Naked Vault - Holiday 2014

If you have ever wanted to try these you are in for a treat. Urban Decay Naked Vault [$280] is a super sized gift of not one….not two…but all three naked shadow palettes plus everything else you need to create some beautiful looks. Explore a range of neutral shades for eyes, cheeks, and lips with […]

TMG Faves: Hourglass Cosmetics Ambient Lighting Blush Palette…

Hourglass Ambient Lighting Blush Palette - Holiday 2014

Hourglass has done it again with the Ambient Lighting Blush Palette [$58] – a holiday offering that will no doubt sell out. If you are a fan of the Ambient Lighting Blush and you are on the fence thinking this will come back as part of the permanent line like the Ambient Lighting Palette did […]

Beauty News: MAC Announces Miley Cyrus as Viva Glam Spokesperson…

Miley Cyrus - Viva Glam

MAC  Cosmetics just announced yesterday that Miley Cyrus is the latest to join the ranks as the next Viva Glam spokesperson.  For all of her “twerking” last year her publicity stunt worked.  She definitely came out looking better than Ronin Thicke in that scenario.  Her album was SURPRISINGLY good (I have “Drive” on repeat) and […]

Night Out: Paradis Latin Cabaret Paris…

Paradis Latin Cabaret Paris

While in Paris – I got to attend an authentic Parisian cabaret show!  Paradis Latin Cabaret which is located at 28 rue Cardinal Lemoine, 75005 in the Latin Quarter of Paris.  We took the metro and it was a short walk from the station.  It was first built in 1803 and was initially called Théâtre […]

Fall 2014: MAC Brooke Shields Makeup Collection…

MAC Brooke Shields - Fall 2014

The MAC Brooke Shields makeup collaboration hits stores today! If you were around in the 80’s like me, then you know of the legend that is Brooke Shields.  Not the glorious, iconic glamorous version from the current La-Z-Boy commercials….but the underage nymphette from the film Blue Lagoon and Endless Love (I had to sneak and […]

Fall 2014: MAC Rocky Horror Picture Show Collection

MAC Rocky Horror

The MAC Rocky Horror Picture Show Collection is here!  Did you watch Rocky Horror when you were a teenager?  Were you too young to remember it when it came out?  Haha…I was a teenager in the 80’s and I must have seen Rocky Horror at least 20 times if not more.  MAC Rocky Horror Picture […]

TMG Faves: Hourglass Illusion Hyaluronic Skin Tint…

Hourglass Illusion Hyaluronic Skin Tint

Hourglass Illusion Hyaluronic Skin Tint ($55) is my new favorite! Did I tell you I’m going to Paris?  I did??!!?  Sorry, I’m excited.  I just know It’s going to be a blast!  I also know that I have to streamline my packing because last time….I had the carry on from hell.  This time, I am […]