Category Archives: Beauty

Beauty For Less: Lisi Cosmetics


LiSi Cosmetics, is a full-service beauty brand that marries high-end quality products and affordable prices. The NY-based beauty destination offers a complete range of color cosmetics for lips, eyes, face and nails with prices that don’t exceed $15.

Lisi’s Creative Director Lisa Hill said “Our brand bridges the gap between high-end department store brands and mass retailers, by giving the best of both worlds.

It does just stop there, the company also offers a VIP experience. They offer visitors a complimentary make application the their beauty artist. The element I liked the most was the all products are available for trial


Visit the  Lisi Comestics store at 741 Broadway in New York. Store hours: Monday through Sunday, 10am to 8pm or Purchase LiSi products online at

I’ll be in NYC in September so I will update you guys of my trip to the store!

Beauty Trend : EOS Egg Lip Gloss


So have you guys heard about this lip balm yet?! The brand is called EOS. This lip balm definitely looks different than normal chapsticks. I believe that they also have different shade and scents.

Local Buzz: The Libery Hotel – Boston, MA


The Liberty to offer complimentary manicures every Monday in  July!

Beacon Hill’s Liberty Hotel will offer a second weekly event to lure the fashion crowd out on a work night with the debut of Mani-Cure Mondays. The series kicked off on June 4 and will occur weekly through July 30. Attendees will be treated to complimentary manicures by MiniLuxe technicians while lounging in the hotel’s outdoor space with the option to order small bites and cocktails from adjoining restaurant, Clink.

Check out the first Mani-Cure Monday next week from 5:30-7 p.m. at The Liberty Hotel at 215 Charles St. No RSVP necessary.


HSN and True Blood Team Up for Beauty Collection


InStyle is reporting that HSN will be launching a line of True Blood-inspired beauty products next month.

Called Forsaken by True Blood, the collection will include everything from nail polish and lipstick to perfume and beauty powder, priced between $25 and $60. Deborah Lippmann created all six nail polish shades as well as the lipstick, which marks Lippmann’s first foray into face makeup.

The perfume, shimmering body powder, and body cream will all be sold individually, but the polishes and lipstick will be divided into three separate sets. The line will be available on starting this August.

For More of what the line will have to offer, Continue reading!

MAC to Launch 65 New Nail Polish Shades


Cosmetics company MAC recently announced they would be significantly expanding their permanent nail polish collection this summer.

According to WWD, MAC will be expanding their permanent nail polish collection from a measly eight shades to 30 amped-up lacquers. The collection (pictured above) will feature a variety of colors and finishes, including creme, metallic and shimmering nail polishes.

In addition to those 30 permanent polishes, MAC will also be releasing 35 additional seasonal nail polish shades. All 65 polishes are set to retail for $16 a piece and will be available exclusively at freestanding MAC stores and Nordstrom beauty counters in the U.S. starting on July 5th.

The collection will be available at other retailers starting in August and will launch internationally in September.

Ciaté Caviar Nail Polish


One of the hottest new nail art trends is the caviar manicure, a three-dimensional look created when tiny beads, called “caviar pearls,” are pressed into regular polish. Created by UK-based company Ciaté, the Caviar Nails DIY kit arrived stateside in April and has been flying off the shelves ever since.

So Here a quick review!

Beauty: Pixi Cosmetics @ Target

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As I’m sure most of us LOVE Target, we know that they carry all major cosmetic brands.  Although while shopping there the other day, I stumbled upon this new (to me) product called Pixi.  This line caught my eye due to two things, one, the price ($9-30) and two, the subtleness in the colors and pallets.  For the girls out there that like to wear make-up but like a more natural look, this line is something that you might want to try!  Affordable and diverse, Pixi is high on my new make-up list! Avail at Target stores.


CVS & Sally’s Beauty Haul

Check some of the cool beauty find found this past memorial day weekend!




Makeup Bag: Beth Ditto for MAC


Cosmetics company MAC will be collaborating with singer Beth Ditto for their latest makeup collaboration.

The collection will include everything from lipstick and nail polish to eyeshadow/eyeliner pens and colorful mascara. Prices will range from $14 for lip pencils to $38 for a funky polka dotted cheek powder.

The limited edition collection will be available in MAC stores starting in June.

Want to see what the collection will look like? Enjoy the slide show below! courtesy of MAC!

Beauty: E.L.F Make-Up Remover Pen

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E.L.F. has created a make-up remover brush that is AMAZING. I tried this the other day (my 15 yr old cousin had one) and it works wonders!  Have you every just wanted to try a new eye shadow or new style with your make-up and were stuck trying to smear it off if you didn’t like it? Well this brush will save you!  It was designed to fix small imperfections, but it also really gets the job done when you are cleansing your face at the end of the day!  It gets into the small creases and nooks, where other removers fail!  This inexpensive ($3) tool is worth picking up and adding to your collection!  Avail at |



Barely There Make Up Routine


Here’s a tutorial of how to get your skin ready for a barely there makeup look just like Beyonce! Below is a picture of all the item used. Nothing to crazy or expensive!


Beauty: ‘Motives’ For LaLa

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Mrs. Anthony just doesn’t stop doing amazing things with her career! The beautiful MTV VJ has teamed up with Motives by  Loren Ridinger to give us a classy, polished mineral based line of make-up that is for ALL skin tones!  One of Lala’s focus while collaborating with this line was to help African American and Latina women find the perfect shade that suits their personality!  Featuring lip stick, lip gloss and blushes among other things, this affordable line might peek your interest and may make save your wallet!!  We love and admire women that go after what they want and achieve the best for themselves…thats motive enough!  Available at $15-40