Want Your Makeup Gone in 60 Seconds? Count On These Removers

Posted on Sep. 12, 2014

After a long day, the last thing you want to do is wrestle off your makeup when you'd rather be in front of a TV. Here are our favorite removers that work and feel good on skin.

1. Lancome's Bi-Facial Double Action Makeup Remover is a makeup artist favorite. It erases eye makeup (including waterproof formulas) without requiring a single tug, and we like that it doesn't...

Get To Know Sammi The Intern

Posted on Sep. 10, 2014

Recently, we welcomed a new intern to our team, Sammi. Who is studying Public Relations and Marketing at Loyola University in Chicago. Keep reading to find out what this Ohio native is all about. 

I've been a Beauty Girl since...as long as I can remember. From a young age, I would spend hours hiding in my grandmother's bathroom prying through her Mary Kay makeup and hairspray. My fascination with everything beauty has only continued to grow.

My dream job is...fashion PR! I eventually want to open my own PR Firm. My favorite fashion icon is Marc Jacobs...

Best Beauty Buys for Under $15

Posted on Sep. 8, 2014

If you like a good deal, this article I wrote for Family Fun magazine, is up your alley. Scroll down to shop these new drugstore buys (each under $15)!

Jergens BB Body cream / Simple day&night cream / Neutrogena Color Stick /...

3 Distinctive Fall Fragrances

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Posted on Aug. 30, 2014

The French have a certain je ne sais quoi that comes with being French (lucky ducks!). They're also famous for breeding master perfumers, so it's no surprise our Fall fragrance picks are all French scents. 

1. If you're into fresh bouquets, clean lines and are an opptimist, Carven Le Parfum is your juice. The airy blend of neroli, white hyacinth and jasmine, among other uplifting florals, doesn't try too hard. It's simply pretty without being overly recognizable.    

2. There are plenty of rose...

Recreate Our Fave Celeb Looks from the 2014 Emmys

Posted on Aug. 28, 2014

We went straight to the glam squads responsible for creating our favorite star beauty looks to find out everything it took from exact makeup shades to application tricks to get these ladies ready for the Emmys. Read on to discover loads of products and tips that may come in handy for your next closeup a.k.a. selfie.   

 Claire Danes

Claire Danes looked...

2014 Emmys: Fashion White Out

The biggest color on the red carpet was no color -- crisp, clean, pure white. Each of the celebs in white wore styles that embodied their personalities. Plus, the white provided a beautiful canvas to show off their makeup. From Robin Wright's powerful suit to Camila Alvez's romantic gown to Julianne Hough's stunning number, the variety offered something for everyone to adore. Personally, Julianne Hough wins my best-dressed vote, but I am a bit biased. Her look was a faint reminder of the dress I wore to my rehearsal dinner, which you'll see in the last slide. And for anyone who is planning on getting married, after seeing all of this gorgeousness on the carpet, I wouldn't be surprised if we see similar looks going down the bridal runways. Click through the slideshow (above right) to see some of our favorite Emmy dresses.  

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Editors Are Loving: Flash Tattoos

Posted on Aug. 25, 2014
Photo Credit: http://www.flashtat.com/goldfish-kiss-h20/

Every so often there comes a new product or accessory that editors devour. Right now, it's Flash Tattoos. It's pretty impossible to not see a photo of a trendsetter showing off hers on social media. These temporary tattoos are being worn as jewelery. We love how these glam, metallic designs look when they're layered on the wrist like a stack of bangles. 

After seeing one worn as a...

Summer Loving: 6 Beauty Products That Deserve Extra Attention

Posted on Aug. 20, 2014

I'm always testing, trying, slathering. Here are some of the products I consider summer standouts. I've got everyone covered from guys to babies (though some may wonder if there's really a difference) and am cluing you in to why these make the cut. 

 

1. J. R. Watkins: I love the creamy...

Exclusive TBG Deal: Get A FREE Ride to Chicago's Best Outlets

Posted on Aug. 19, 2014

With Back-to-School and Fall Fashion in mind, shopping is on the brain. When you realize you can score amazing finds at 20-65% off, you'll feel the same way as these women in the above photo do.

In this post, I shared two websites that will pay you for your clothes. With more...

The Mighty Midi

Posted on Aug. 14, 2014

If you're one of those people who's already excited about getting out your sweaters and scarves, cool your jets. We've hardly had enough warm days to get through half of our summer wardrobe, so the least you can do is give us the pleasure of riding out the rest of the season. While you're busy fluffing your fleeces, I'll be walking around in my summer midis.

I've never been a black and white person; I'm all about the gray, which is no...

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