Anti Aging: SkinCeuticals Renew Overnight Dry…

Skin Ceuticals Renew Overnight Dry

SkinCeuticals Renew Overnight Dry [$61] is a multitasking, anti-aging wonder for your skin.  As you would guess from the name, this is for normal to dry skin (there is one for oily as well).  This is a true night cream that contains a 10% hydroxy fruit acid blend to gently exfoliate the skin for a […]

Must Have: Bliss Firm, Baby, Firm Gel Cream Moisturizer…

Bliss Firm Baby Firm Moisturizing Gel Cream

Remember how much I loved Bliss Firm, Baby, Firm Serum? Now there is Bliss Firm, Baby, Firm Gel Cream Moisturizer. This new lightweight feeling moisturizer is perfect for the warmer weather that is around the corner.  It is packed with FAB ingredients like plant stem cells, peptides and retinoids that are poised to give you […]

Drugstore Diva: Jergens BB Body Skin Perfecting Cream…

Jergens BB Body Cream

BB cream for body??  Yep you heard right.  Jergens BB Body Skin Perfecting Cream [$11.99/7oz] landed on my desk over the holidays and I couldn’t put it down!  As you know (or maybe not) BB Creams (and all other alphabet creams for that matter) have been all the rage this past year, it was only […]

Men’s Perspective: Mario Badescu Vitamin A & E Hydrating Balm

Mario Badescu Vitamin A & E Hydrating Balm

Mario Badescu Vitamin A & E Hydrating Balm [$25] is on my list (put it in my stocking please! I can always use more) It is the middle of winter and if your skin is anything like mine, you are suffering from dry skin. Not enough moisture in the air, shaving and too little fluid […]

Review: Clinique Dramaticlly Different Moisturizing Lotion + (Plus)….

Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion Plus

Hello darlings!  Many of you have been loyal to one brand that maybe your mom or grandmother used.  Or maybe you use it because it just works for you.  At any rate, you use it, you love it….you would drop, strike or kill anyone that changed your beloved products – right?? Well, I’m here to […]

Men’s Perspective: Noxzema Deep Cleansing Cream…

Noxzema Deep Clean

Noxzema is an old school favorite and brings back memories of being in high-school. I still use it as a pick me up, especially on groggy mornings like today. It just has that energizing effect that enlivens your skin in the morning. The great thing about Noxzema’s Deep Cleansing Cream [$5 8oz] is that is does […]

TMG Faves: Elizabeth Dehn for One Love Organics Vitamin E Active Moisture Eye Balm

Elizabeth Dehn One Love Organics Eye Balm

There are those times when you run into a product and you enthusiastically ask yourself, “Did I just find this?” There are more creams and gels than a few for the face, and who knows which one’s work for your unique chemistry.  Without spending your days and nights in between the aisles and driving yourself […]

Men’s Perspective: Kiehl’s Rosa Arctica Lightweight Face Cream


Is your face dry and lacking that special something during these dry winter months? Well guess what? Mine ISN’T, LOL! Seriously I am going to let you in on my secret, Kiehl’s Rosa Arctica Lightweight face cream [1.7oz $60]. I have been using this as my regular a.m. moisturizer and it has gotten me through […]

TMG Faves: Kate Somerville Nourish Daily Moisturizer…


Looking for a moisturizer that refines and rejuvenates?  Kate Somerville Nourish is one of my favorites.  I love clinical skincare, and this one offers much bang for the buck.  It saturates skin with sophisticated anti-aging ingredients like Matrixyl™ 3000 (which aggressively combats the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles) [smart skincare] and retinyl palmitate (the […]

Must Have: Steamcream 3-in-One Moisturizer…

Steam Cream

The one thing that I love about companies that make only one item is that they usually do it REALLY well.  One such company is the UK based Steamcream [$18] which is now available in the USA.  They are the purveyors of the freshly handmade cream that uses high-quality, natural ingredients that are fused together […]

NEW! Kiehl’s Rosa Artica Anti Aging Cream…

Kiehls Rosa Arctica

Kiehl’s Rosa Artica Anti Aging Cream [$60] is here! Kiehl’s says, Recharge Cells. Jolt Back Youth. I couldn’t agree more.  At a certain point in your life, skincare just HAS to be a priority.  It has to, and finding one that will deliver results is even more important. To that end, I am happy to […]

NEW! Bobbi Brown Hydrating Skincare…


Bobbi Brown has made a career out of making women look naturally beautiful.  It goes without saying that taking care of your skin is the first step in that process.  To that end, she has developed a new mineral water enriched line of hydrating skincare that is perfect for any skin type (even oily!)  Winter […]

TMG Faves: Embroylisse Lait-Crème Concentrè (24-Hour Miracle Cream)…


I had heard SO much about this “24 Hour Miracle Cream” and I actually picked some up at The NYC Makeup Show but had never tried it until yesterday.  This is a light yet emollient cream that leaves a beautiful sheen to the skin without looking or feeling overly greasy.  I will say that this […]

Must Have: Skin Apothecary Soy Body Whip…


I am a sucker for anything that is artisinal….and Skin Apothecary’s Soy Body Whip fits the bill.  I love body creams that feel rich, but I am not a fan of scents that overpower whatever fragrance you are wearing. These body whips are subtly fragranced. A bit of background, Skin Apothecary was started in Colorado by […]

Drugstore Diva: Olay Pro X Wrinkle Smoothing Cream…


I have been wanting to try this line for a while, but you know how it is.  Well, a few weeks ago, I grabbed the box while I was in the supermarket and I started reading the back. Interesting list of ingredients.  I threw it in the cart and continued on my way.  When I […]

NEW! AVON ANEW Reversalist Renewal Cream and Serum…


By: Guest Writer, Karen E. Duncan A few weeks ago, I had the unique opportunity to be part of a select group of Beauty Writers and Bloggers to attend an Avon behind-the-scenes event for Avon.  The topic was their latest skincare breakthrough — Reversalist Renewal Cream and Serum.  As part of the event,  we got […]

TMG Faves: Kiehl’s Imperial Body Balm…


Now that the weather is cooler, I have switched to heavier creams to quench my nearly always wintertime dry body skin.  I have a new favorite that I HAVE to tell you about.  Kiehl’s Imperial Body Balm is a super rich formula that feels luxurious.  Body balms always feel better on my skin when it’s […]

TMG Faves: Vaseline Cocoa Butter Deep Conditioning Extra Rich Cream…

Vaseline_Extra Care

If you have dry skin in the cooler months like me then you need this in your life! I had never tried this before and I can safely say that I am in love.  Vaseline Cocoa Butter Deep Conditioning Extra Rich Cream is the perfect combination of cocoa butter BUT with an added twist….petroleum jelly!  […]