ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Avon ANEW Vitale

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The Avon ANEW Vitale line is a breakthrough formula with VitaTone Complex, an exclusive blend of patented and patent-pending ingredients and peptides, that is formulated to help awaken and invigorate dull, tired skin to renew vitality, improve skin tone and give an overall radiant glow. The ANEW Vitale collection includes: Day Cream with Broad Spectrum SPF [...]

Mani of the Week: Featuring OPI Color Palette by Clark+Kensington

OPI Color Palette by Clark+Kensington Swatch

Have you ever wanted to match your manicure to your walls or vice versa? I’m not talking about various shades of white, I’m talking about vibrant eye catching colors. If you’ve dreamt of manicure and wall color oneness, the OPI Color Palette by Clark+Kensington is the exact thing that you need. The collection features 18 [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: AHAVA Dead Sea Osmoter Concentrate


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

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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 [...]

TTB Wine Review: Kitchen Sink Red Table Wine

Kitchen Sink Red Table Wine

Calling all wine drinkers, sippers, and everyone in between. TTB Wine has arrived! In this column we will explore the world of wine, introduce you to varieties you may not be familiar with, and take any pretentiousness out of the wine experience. We are especially interested in those who swear they can only drink red [...]

Facts and Myths About the Use of Oils in Skin Care

Herbal Essence Dropper

Have you ever heard that oils are bad for oily skin?  Or that oils clog pores and cause breakouts?  The truth is that not all oils are bad and not all oils are good, either. However, there are some oils that are used specifically for their soothing and calming properties as well as their ability [...]

#TTBToursLA: ThisThatBeauty Tours LA

TTB Tours LA

I love beauty and fashion and I take every opportunity to learn as much as I can, whenever I can. Los Angeles is home to some amazing brands…so Team TTB (well, two of us – me and Christene) is taking the show on the road!! We will be doing a beauty/fashion tour of LA from [...]

Bergdorf Goodman Beauty Files: Six Lipsticks To Wear Now


It’s time to bid a fond bye-bye to lip gloss and stains. Lipstick season is upon us and the season’s best reds, berries and plums are here. Read on as I share the six lipsticks to wear now. Kick off the season in a bold, true red with Guerlain Kiss Kiss Lipstick, Rouge Kiss. If a deep, [...]

Mani of the Week: Supima-Inspired NYFW Nail Art Tutorial

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My favorite thing about New York Fashion Week is the never-ending nail art inspiration! Unique patterns, gorgeous textures and mind-blowing color pairings are crack to a nail addict like me. I’m currently loving this Supima dress and felt it was only fitting (pun intended) to make it the DIY mani of the week! Follow my [...]

My Fall Dior Beauty Picks

Dior Beauty Picks for Fall 2014

We are days away from the official start of sweater weather, which for me is the bat signal that it’s time to wear layers and layers of makeup and experiment with different makeup looks. I recently received some Dior Beauty and here’s just some of the makeup I’ll be wearing and experimenting with this fall. [...]