Mani of the Week: Sally Hansen Miracle Gel Nail Art Tutorial

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Sally Hansen recently launched its new Miracle Gel line, answering every girls’ nail polish prayers- a gel manicure with no light needed! Before I share this week’s nail art tutorial, let me break down this genius product for you… 1. Again, there’s no light needed! This part is so exciting, it’s worth repeating. It’s just like [...]

Bergdorf Goodman Beauty Files: Six Scents That Feel Like Summer


While I hate to admit it — summer is winding down. True story…just check the calendar. But if you’re not quite ready to welcome the crisp temperatures of fall, these six summer scents will help stretch your summer lovin’ just a little bit further. Robert Piguet Gardenia Floral yet slightly woody, this sparkling Gardenia scent is a classic, feminine choice. [...]

Fall Fashion – 7 Items Under $200 to add to Your Wardrobe Now

fall fashion picks under $200

I’m reluctantly accepting that summer is over…I mean, what choice do I have? Looking at fall fashion and working on my wardrobe is a welcome distraction. Each season I try to narrow it down to just a handful of “must have” pieces that I can work into my current closet. Here  are 7 tems Under $200 [...]

Fall Hair Trends & My Visit To Sassoon Salon

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Fall is almost here. No, for real. . . you can almost feel it (the last few mornings in NYC have been quite brisk).  And while I’m not looking forward to bidding a tearful farewell to carefree beach days and flouncy summer dresses, I, like most fashion-focused girls, can’t help but get a little giddy [...]

Mani of the Week: Featuring the Nails Inc and Alexa Chung Collaboration

Nails Inc Alexa Chung Collaboration

The mild summer here in the Northeast has had me stuck in pre fall fashion mode for the last couple of weeks. Naturally, that has been playing out on my nails. Having fall on my mind has led me to polishes from the Nails Inc and Alexa Chung Collaboration, that feature an innovative line of fabric [...]

Mani of the Week: Featuring the Jinsoon for Tess Giberson Collection

Jinsoon x Tess Giberson

I love Jinsoon polishes and I am always eager to try new creations.  I find that I reach for them more than any other brand…at least at the moment. The Jinsoon collaboration with Tess Giberson for Fall 2014 is inspired by “the transference of classic rugged American sportswear into contemporary, effortless, luxurious style” and only further [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Simmons BeautyRest ComforPedic iQ

Simmons BeautyRest ComforPedic iQ

I cannot overstate the value of a good night’s sleep. And as the mom of a one year old, I gotta tell you – a peaceful and comfortable night’s rest is next to Godliness. So, what ensures a restful nighty night? Well, I would say two things, a clear head and a good bed! Most [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Luster Power White Deep Stain Eraser Toothpaste


They say a “a smile is worth a thousand words” but with beautiful teeth a smile is even more valuable.  Beautiful teeth are those that are pearly white and almost seem to sparkle.  The foods and drinks we consume can stain our teeth and  flossing and brushing with regular toothpaste will remove food and prevent [...]

Bergdorf Goodman Beauty Files: The Night Cream You Need In Your 20s, 30s, 40s


Is better skin by morning possible? I say ‘yes’! It’s no secret that nighttime is the right time for skin renewal — while you log a blissful eight hours of sleep, skin naturally repairs and rejuvenates. Want to fast track your results? Pair a power-packed night cream with a good night’s sleep and complexion perfection is yours by morning. [...]

ThisThatBeauty Previews: MAC Novel Romance Collection


The MAC Novel Romance collection uses imagery  I’ve only seen on the cover of cheesy romance novels that I would never read. The makeup collection on the other hand, is signature MAC and has me wanting all the richly pigmented shadows, glossy bold polishes and attention grabbing blushes. If you are a MAC addict (who [...]