TTB Faves with Maree: Featuring Dr. Dennis Gross, Perricone MD and By Terry

Dr. Dennis Gross Sheer Mineral Sun Spray

It’s summer and hot as the dickens out, so this month it’s all about warm weather favorites. Sunscreen that doesn’t feel too heavy, foundation that won’t smother my skin and a loose powder that will make all my oily skin dreams come true. Here is a look at my favorite products from this past month: [...]

3 New Foundations To Try Right Now

COVERGIRL READY SET GORGEOUS PRESSED POWDER FOUNDATION  Review

I’m not sure why, but I’m never not excited to try new foundation. Now I’m not saying I’m always pleased with the results, but I’m always super geeked to try something new. And this doesn’t mean that I’m still searching for my perfect foundation, because I have several holy grails — but foundation is like [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Philips PureRadiance Facial Cleansing System

Philips PureRadiance

Skincare is sort of my thing, no? Let’s all agree. I mean, I’ve been writing ThisThatBeauty for over seven years, and while we’ve evolved to cover lots more fashion, lifestyle and baby - the core has always been skincare (many years later and THIS Hyperpigmentation blog post is still the most read post on my site). We love to [...]

Summer Trends with Target, OLAY, COVERGIRL and PANTENE

SummerGlowSalon

  Prepare to fall in love with Target all over again! If you haven’t visited the beauty aisle at Target lately, prepare for a jaw-dropping, OMG, how-the-heck-did-they-do-that experience. The cosmetics aisle has been majorly revamped, and honey — it is fabulous! Complete with crisp, bright lighting (selfies, anyone?), backlit shelving and beauty signage that truly [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: BECCA Ultimate Coverage Complexion Creme

BECCA Ultimate Coverage Complexion Créme

The official start of summer is upon us. It seems like mere minutes ago we all had the collective shivers because winter just would not end. Summer brings much needed warmth but it also brings humidity that is sometimes stifling. Heat, humidity and makeup don’t go well together, so, I’m on a quest to find [...]

Bergdorf Goodman Beauty Files: Five Simple Steps To Control Oily Skin

Laura-Mercier-Invisible-Pressed-Setting-Powder-SheerTranslucent

As a card carry member of the oily face club, I know there’s a fine line between dewy and downright oily. And if you’re all too familiar with the dreaded midday makeup meltdown, these five tips for shine-free skin are for you. . . TONE: Restore balance and reduce excess sebum production with a skin-soothing facial tonic or toner. La [...]

ThisThatBeauty Previews: MAC x Pedro Lourenco Collection

Pedro Lourenco Quad

Give me a collection that is comprised mostly of gorgeous nudes and easy to wear natural tones and I will go on and on and on for days about it. When I first saw the sneak peeks of this new MAC Pedro Lourenco collection, my first thought was “THAT QUAD”. It seemed like the most [...]

3 Best Foundations for Oily Skin

Urban Decay Naked Skin Liquid Foundation

I love having oily skin because it will (hopefully) keep me looking young for many years to come, however, having oily skin means that my nice morning glow will turn into a not-so-nice oil slick by the end of the day.  Because my skin is so oily, I am forever in search of the best [...]

Galderma Mirvaso…Let’s Talk Rosacea

When it comes to skincare issues, I sometimes say that I’ve experienced it all . . . adult acne, post acne-scarring, hyperpigmentation, excessive oiliness, excessive dryness, uneven skin tone — yup, my skin’s been through a lot. And it is through this process of learning about and treating my skin that I’ve learned to face [...]

Net-a-porter Beauty Finds

Netaporter beauty brands

Net-a-porter, the ultimate luxury fashion and accessory destination has expanded their site to include beauty  – which has basically made them the most perfect website around (in my opinion). After drooling over stunning handbags, sky high stilettos and decadent clothing from the world’s top designers, it’s nice to be able to have a piece of [...]