Read This: VOTE for The Makeup Girl in the Zoya + Birchbox Custom Nail Polish Contest!!


Hey faithful TMG readers!!  I need your help!!  Vote for me in the Birchbox + Zoya nail polish sweepstakes. I created a mood board with my color inspiration for spring and summer entitled A La Piscine which happens to mean “going to the pool” en francais!  I wanted something cool and pretty to make me […]

Fall 2011: Zoya Smoke & Mirrors Nail Polish Collection…

Zoya Smoke & Mirrors Fall 2011

Zoya polishes are one of my favorites because of the formulations, they go on SUPER smoothly. They don’t always last as long as most polishes but if a more natural polish that is devoid of harmful chemicals is what your are looking for then look no further! I also LOVE the colors!! Zoya always has […]

Fall 2010: Zoya Wicked & Wonderful Nail Polish…

Zoya Fall 2010 - Wicked

UPDATED:  Swatches of the ones I am trying…. Zoya has done it again with some super cool shades for fall! Six new metallics and cremes that will go beautifully with your fall wardrobe.  There are a few that I will be trying out over the next few weeks! Wicked Edyta – fern green sparkling metallic […]

Spa Love: Red Door Spa – San Fransisco…

Red Door Spa San Fransisco

A Mommy needs a little “me time” to keep one’s sanity afloat, and what better place to have said “me time” than the Red Door Spa! My saucy sister “The Makeup Girl” generously gave me a gift certificate for a fabulous “Champagne and Rose Manicure” that came in the cutest red box with a white […]

Get This: Zoya Charla Polish…

Zoya Charla from Flash & Sparkle

I already told you these shades were gonna be HOT! I just got my Zoya Flash & Sparkle the other day and immediately fell in LOVE with all the shades from the “Sparkle” set. The shade I’m wearing here is called “Charla”. It reminds me of a mermaid’s tail….very watery and other-worldly. what do you […]

Contest: Enter To Win a NYFW Media Mixer Gift Bag…


Hello All!!  I know I haven’t had a contest in a minute and I wanted to try and give you something GOOD!  So here it is….a gift bag with some of the hottest items from the party that Paul Baranda & I threw….the NYFW Media Mixer! Here is your chance to win a gift bag […]

Summer 2010: Zoya Flash & Sparkle Nail Polish..


Summer 2010 nail color because you’re a star… Flash and Sparkle.  Zoya, the leader in formaldehyde free polishes is back with TWO collections for Summer 2010.  Flash & Sparkle six glossy cremes (Flash) and Sparkle a line of six sparkling metallic shades. The Rundown: Flash Robyn – perfect turquoise cream Perrie – soft lavender cream […]

TMG Project: A Look Inside the 2nd Bi-Annual NYFW Media Mixer…

Crave Catering NYFW Media Mixer

In case you didn’t know, Paul Baranda of Beyond Beauty Basics and I have been throwing some parties [checkout the inaugural NYFW Media Mixer here].  Last fall, Paul and I joined forces to bring together our online media friends and a few beauty brands for a big “tweetup”.  Little did we know that it would […]

Greetings From NYC…


Hello my babies!! I escaped the 37 inches of snow last Friday for NYC and I have been SO busy non-stop that I haven’t had time to post.  This fashion week has been super busy because I have been working on some new and exciting things.  First off, I hosted a fantastic event at the […]

Fall 2009: Zoya Truth & Dare Nail Polishes…


I know…I know FALL? But summer is just starting!! I have to tell you about these new colors though from Zoya. The choice is yours… Truth, Dare or Both?  Zoya Nail Polish lets you decide what fashion is right for you this fall. Will it be Truth or Dare? Should you? Would you? hmmmmmmmm… Zoya […]

Summer 2009: Zoya La Di Da & Ooh La La Polishes…


Brights are back for the summer in a big way!!  Two new collections – same great, award-winning, long-wearing Zoya Nail Polish formula La Di Da and Ooh La La are here just in time for summer.  I love Zoya polish (remember my namesake polish from last year?).  In case you don’t know,  Zoya Polishes are […]

Zoya Lianne Polish…

I have completely forgotten that I haven’t showed you guys what the polish looks like!!  Please excuse the crappy iPhone photo – I can’t find my camera!!  You can see  better pics here.  It looks INSANE on toes for summer and falls right in line with all of the bright colors that are popping up […]

More Info: Zoya Chit Chat Nail Polish Collection…


Remember I told you a while back that Zoya is naming a polish after me??  Zoya has a history of naming their polishes after pop-icons (is that what I am now???) In addition to me there are 5 other lovely beauty bloggers that have polishes as well! Well here are some further details, Chit Chat […]