The Little Black Book That'll Change Your Life

Posted on Sep. 30, 2015

It seems that here at The Beauty Girl headquarters, we're the last ones standing who haven't converted to the i-calendar. As a writer, there's nothing more satisfying than physically crossing out an item on my never-ending to-do list. Sure, that may mean I have to lug around what some may consider to be a clunky datebook. But little do they know that the modern-day hardcover planner does way more than simply design our day. While others are...

What's In My Bag: I'm Giving Lip Service in The Debut Issue of "FW-Chicago"

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Posted on Sep. 25, 2015

I'm honored to be featured in the debut issue of Chicago's newest magazine FW-Chicago (pronounced 'forward'). The pages are filled with everything a modern woman wants from style and interior design to business advice and profiles on inspiring Chicago women. Oh, and of course there's beauty. That's where I come in. I opened up my purse to share the 4 lipsticks every women should have. Scroll down to shop my favorites!




Hack Your Make-Up Bag: One Product, Two Ways

Posted on Sep. 22, 2015

Your beauty products are like your team of personal assistants so make 'em work! These are our favorite items that pull double-duty and have proven to be invaluable.

1. Benefit's High Brow Glow Lifting Pencil....

6 NYFW Beauty Trends To Add To Your Inspiration Board

Posted on Sep. 17, 2015


There are over 300 fashion shows at New York Fashion Week, with a thousand beauty looks to choose from. While you go about your day, it's our job to weed through it all, pick out the top trends you should know about and the ones we encourage you to try. With that said, drumroll are our nominees for the best hair and makeup you should try or at least add to your...

Meet Molly, the Newest Beauty Girl

Posted on Sep. 15, 2015
Photo Credit: Sarah Elizabeth Brickey

Hello, fellow beauty girls! I’m so excited to introduce myself to all of you – my name is Molly Tullis, and I’m the newest beauty girl. The first time I met Nicole, it was a match made in beauty heaven! We’re both champions of the bun and the strong lip. We’ve even showed up in similar outfits a few times.

I can’t wait to share my beauty loves and experiences with all of you. Here’s a little bit about me: 

1. I began practicing makeup tutorials late at...

Win Tickets to a Day of Beauty Treatments!

Posted on Sep. 14, 2015


We could all use a bit more "wellness" in our lives, so if you like the idea of a day that's about pampering yourself with beauty services, inspiring yourself with positivity and engaging yourself in fitness, then you don't want to miss the BeHeathful Retreat in Chicago on Sept. 27th at the Zhou B Art Center (1029 W. 35th St.). The retreat also includes a series...

TV Segment: Back-To-School Must Haves

Posted on Sep. 10, 2015

I was in Denver this week for TV, and although I was only in town for 24 hours, I fell in love with the city. Watch my latest TV segment for some great back to school items, plus I've included a few highlights from my visit. Follow me in instagram (@NPTheBeautyGirl) to see more trip photos and scroll below to shop some of the products I ...


Sponsored: Skin Care Formulated with Sensitive Skin in Mind

Posted on Aug. 31, 2015

Brought to you by Garnier

Your skin has specific needs and requires individualized attention. Giving your unique skin the personal touch it deserves is essential to looking and feeling your best. If you have sensitive skin, you know how hard it can be to find the perfect product. Garnier is excited to introduce the all-new Clean+ Sensitive Skin cleansing lotion, formulated with sensitive skin in mind! Garnier’s Clean+...

Black, White and a Hint of Sparkle

Posted on Aug. 28, 2015

 Earlier this summer I attended the Simply Stylist conference (check out my interivew with E! News Co-Host Catt Sadler here) at Chicago's Dana Hotel & Spa. I loved catching up with fellow bloggers and industry peeps I don't always get to see and relished the few moments I took to sneak away and take in...

Giveaway! Enter to Win Lifetherapy Escape Collection

Posted on Aug. 24, 2015

We love discovering boutique brands that spread positive vibes and that are made in our own backyard. Lifetherapy is our latest find. It comprises five fragrances -- vacation, chill, flirt, escape, and play -- each with its own scent and color intended to embrace our mood. The concept isn't too far from aromatherapy, but what's nice is that the alcohol-free fragrances are subtle, and they come in a variety of...

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