Felicia

About Felicia

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Felicia Walker Benson is Editor in Chief for ThisThatBeauty and Social Media Beauty Editor at Bergdorf Goodman (her glorious day job!). For Felicia's complete bio, click on the "About Felicia" tab. Follow Felicia on Twitter @ThisThatBeauty

From time to time the good folks from various brands, PR companies, and marketing firms graciously provide product to ThisThatBeauty for editorial consideration. Much appreciated! However, ThisThatBeauty readers can take comfort in knowing that gratis product has never nor will it ever guarantee a mention on my little old blog. Simply put, I write about whatever I darn well please. Thank you very much!

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#TTBToursLA – Recreating the Oscar De la Renta Spring 2015 Look with Hourglass Cosmetics

Hourglass Backstage at Oscar de la Renta b

While in LA, Team ThisThatBeauty made the Hourglass Cosmetics flagship store in Venice a must stop destination on our #TTBToursLA tour! We were super fortunate to join forces with the Mixed Makeup team and recreate the Oscar De la Renta Spring 2015 Look with Hourglass Cosmetics. “When the models walked down the runway at the [...]

#TTBToursLA – The Recap

Le Trench 4 - FWB

No wonder it’s called La La Land … When I think back to Team ThisThatBeauty’s time in LA…. la la la la la comes to mind. What a dreamy town! The weather, the food, the people…and the vibe! Yes, the vibe! And at the risk of sounding unoriginal — I simply love La La Land. [...]

Bergdorf Goodman Beauty Files: Patchology Energizing Eye Patches Review

Patchology Energizing Eye Patches

They look a little weird…there’s no denying that. But think of Patchology Energizing Eye Patches as little press on recharging stations for overworked eyes. Feeling fatigued? Try Patchology. Excess under eye baggage? Patchology! Looking a little dull? Yep, Patchology! For every aging concern of the eye, there’s a patch for that…actually, two patches. Intrigued?  Click below to read my review on the Bergdorf Goodman blog. [...]

Bergdorf Goodman Beauty Files: Fall Fragrances You Need Now

Kilian-Back-to-Black-Aphrodisiac-Jeweled-Clutch-Bottle

It’s finally fall. . . let’s update our pulse points accordingly. Here are a few Fall Fragrances You Need Now: Kilian Back to Black Aphrodisiac Jeweled Clutch & Bottle An uncommon composition of tobacco, honey, fruit, woods and amber…Back to Black Aphrodisiac lives up to its name. Houbigant Iris des Champs (Exclusive to Bergdorf Goodman) A woody [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Shiseido Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate

Shiseido Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate

I’m always doing something to my skin….always trying to make it ‘appear’ a particular way – brighter, more even toned, pimple free, etc. My focus is largely been on improving the outward appearance of my skin. But until I decided to do a four week trial of Shiseido Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate, I never gave [...]

Bergdorf Goodman Beauty Files: October Beauty Picks

Amore Pacific Prime Reserve

Every month the Bergdorf Goodman Beauty Girls gush with excitement over what’s cool and new. Here’s the October run down of the beauty you need now. Amore Pacific LIMITED EDITION PRIME RESERVE Epidynamic Activating Creme WHY YOU NEED IT: Because, in as little as an hour, slack skin begins to tighten. The formulation lynchpin is a super [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Elizabeth Arden Flawless Future

#FlawlessFuture

Ahh, the pursuit of flawless. For me — it started in my early twenties (while battling adult acne and hyperpigmentation)….A few years later I started my blog and the social media flood gates opened and that lead to this breakneck pace of needing to ‘flawlessly’ maintaining 930,747 social platforms without missing a beat…yikes, the pressure! [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer and Smooth Finish Flawless Fluide

Smooth Finish Flawless Fluide

Now how does that famous quote go?…”Flawless skin is next to godliness”. Ok, I just made that up. But when my skin is free of imperfections, I gotta tell you — I feel unstoppable and maybe even a little Godly. I feel like the Queen of Everything. But with skin-tuations (I just made that up, [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: AHAVA Dead Sea Osmoter Concentrate

AHAVA

In the ongoing battle against wrinkles we often focus on the latest, hotter-than-hot super ingredient that promises to ”reverse” the signs or “diminish” the appearance of aging skin. And because the quest for youthful looking skin is never ending (sigh!) we dive head first and give it a try.  I’ll be the first to admit, when [...]

ThisThatBeauty Previews: Olay Regenerist Luminous + Giveaway

Olay Regenerist luminous

A couple of weeks ago I found myself in a cool beauty situation. I had the opportunity to tour the beauty section of a New York City Walgreens with none other than Tim Gunn and Olay scientist, Shannon Weitz. Though it would have been cool to just wake up and hang out with style and [...]