Shopping at the World Famous Galeries Lafayette in Paris…

Galeries Lafayette Paris

Galeries Lafayette in Paris is an EXPERIENCE. The afternoon of our second day in Paris was spent at the world famous Galeries Lafayette department store which was founded in 1895.  It is a STUNNING 10 story masterpiece in the middle of Paris on Boulevard Haussmann in the 9th arrondissement of Paris. A little background: In […]

Steal This: ULTA 21 Days of Beauty Fall 2014…

Ulta 21 Days of Beauty 2014

Ulta 21 Days of Beauty Fall 2014 beauty event is already in full swing! There are some unbelievable deals in this bi-annual SALE-a bration (like Clarisonic brush heads are BOGO on 9/17 – HELLLOOOOO!)  You may remember the event from this past spring – this is a twice a year celebration with sales GALORE. This […]

Steal This: ULTA 21 Days of Beauty Spring 2014…

Ulta 21 Days of Beauty 2014

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 […]

Steal This: Black Friday + Cyber Monday Beauty Deals…

Black Friday Cyber Monday Beauty Deals

Black Friday + Cyber Monday Beauty Deals are here!! Thanksgiving is upon us and with the holiday comes the inevitable crush of Black Friday and Cyber Monday.  Most stores (with the exception of Macy’s and some mall stores) are closed tomorrow, BUT you can shop til your drop starting Friday 11/29!  I have a few […]

Nordstrom Black Friday 2013 Beauty Deals…

Nordtsrom Black Friday 2013

Nordstrom Black Friday 2013 Beauty Deals are here!! Here we go BLACK FRIDAY is upon us. While I do not subscribe to the current hoopla about actually shopping on Thanksgiving (Have we no shame?  Honestly…) I never met a black Friday deal I didn’t like.  The trick is to be PREPARED. I try to do […]

Beauty News: KOHL’s Expands Beauty Department

KOHL's Expands Beauty Department

KOHL’s Expands Beauty Department!!  Yesterday, I had the opportunity to visit a Kohl’s store with an EXPANDED beauty department!  How great to have national brands so close (in some cases right in your back yard!).  I spoke to the manager of the store and he told me that this is a pilot program that is […]

Steal This: ULTA 21 Days of Beauty 2013 Edition…

Ulta 21 Days of Beauty 2014

NYFW caused me to be late to the party BUT I’m here now!  ULTA Beauty is having a little soiree in your honor!  Ulta 21 Days of Beauty 2013 Edition started September 8th and they have some GREAT steals and deals for you the whole month of September.  A great deal for 21 days of […]

Smell This: Nicole Richie’s Debut Fragrance “Nicole” at Coterie….


Nobody knows how to make a comeback like Nicole Richie, so much so, that we have almost forgotten about her past dalliances. Now the mother of two and bonafide fashion superstar has a hit accessories and jewelry line on her hands, an upcoming clothing line with Macy’s and a fragrance that launched this past August.  […]

TMG Project: Holiday 2012 Gift Guide Courtesy of P & G Beauty … [VIDEO]

Lianne P & G Holiday

Happy Holidays!!!  Yes, tis the season….it’s that time again! The team at P & G Beauty came calling ans asked me to give my two cents in video format for my holiday gifting pics. So off I went to NYC to Robert Verdi’s fabulous Luxe Lab for a little hair and makeup love courtesy of CoverGirl […]

Steal This: 20% off Clarisonic Sitewide…

Clarisonic Cyber Weekend Sale

Have you always wanted a Clarisonic but have always thought they were too expensive??  Here’s your chance to get one at a pretty good discount! is offering 20% off sitewide until this MONDAY November 26th! Perfect time for you to get yours for less! Through Monday November 26th 9pm PST, save 20% on all […]

Steal This: Black Friday/Cyber Monday Beauty Deals…

Black Friday 2012

Thanksgiving is upon us and with the holiday comes the inevitable crush of Black Friday and Cyber Monday.  BUT….I have a few deals for you that should have you dancing in your seats with the money you’ll be saving you can get these in store OR some of them are online only (which may save […]

The Fashion Girl: Target + Neiman Marcus Collection = Merry Christmas!!

Target + Neiman Marcus

Hello……..mama!  This is awesome news… Target and Neiman Marcus, two visionaries in the retail industry, today announced a revolutionary partnership that will bring together 24 of America’s most talented designers to create a limited-edition holiday collection. Beginning Dec. 1, just in time for the busy holiday shopping season, the collection will be available at all Target and Neiman […]

Beauty News: New Programs in the Nordstrom Beauty Department…

Nordstrom Jan Beauty GWP Online 2012

I love a place with great customer service and Nordstrom has always gone above and beyond the call of duty for me.  If I am looking for something, I always try and get it there first.  When they rolled out their Nordstrom Beauty Stylists program last year I was HOOKED. They have now added a […]

Must Have: Marchesa Exclusive GWP…

marchesa with products

I adore all of these beauty bag colabos that does!  The samples are fantastic and the bags are simply gorgeous, no exception in this case either!!  The  latest installment in’s designer bag series was designed by Marchesa and will be available at with any purchase of $150 or more – an […]

Holiday 2011: Robert Verdi’s Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide!!


Looking for some ideas for your holiday gifty needs??  Look no further than the fabulous Robert Verdi who has done ALL the work for you with this FABULOUS ultimate gift guide! You can find something for just about everyone on your list including an awesome Best of Beauty from Proctor & Gamble which boasts some […]

Beauty News: MYHABIT Launches Beauty and More!


Last night, I attended the exciting launch party for MYHABIT Beauty! is Amazon’s membership-only fashion destination, expands into beauty today, offering a tailored selection of luxury sales in beauty categories including skin care, hair care, cosmetics and tools, priced at up to 50% off with fast, free shipping on US orders! Never heard of […]

TheFashionGirl: Neiman Marcus Last Call Studio…


Firstly, let me apologize profusely for my absence but I have been busy making a few minor and MAJOR changes on TheMakeupGirl.  The first thing you may notice is the new layout, it is designed to be easier to navigate for you!  Secondly, I have started a new column here on TMG called TheFashionGirl.  I […]

Sponsored: Bloomingdales Design Your Own Tote Contest…


This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Bloomingdale’s. All opinions are 100% mine. Here is a way to do your part, design your very own creation and possibly get a nice gift in return!!  Bloomingdale’s has partnered with famed handbag designer Rebecca Minkof to sponsor the Tote-ally Green design contest to […]