8 Beauty Products to get you Flawlessly Through Music Festival Season

Ban Total Refresh Cooling Body Cooling Cloth

Music Festival Season is finally here and there are tons of shows on the horizon.  While you had to plan and purchase tickets far in advance for your favorite show and to see your favorite artists, the beauty essentials you need to survive the intensity of a music festival can easily be found and you won’t [...]

Black Friday Beauty Deals


After you have recovered from your Thanksgiving food coma and taken a little nap, your fingers may be looking to do a little walking. If you choose to shop, here’s a list of Black Friday Beauty Deals to check out. NARS 20 % off site wide by signing up here (11/28-12/2). Mally Beauty 30% off site wide 11/25 [...]

Stars & Stripes Glossybox for C. Wonder Contents Revealed

C. Wonder Glossy Box

My life is like a C.Wonder Store — “unexpected touches at every turn.” If you follow me on instagram you might have picked up on that. I’m into a little bit of everything and this C. Wonder and Glossybox collaboration is a bit of everything needed to jump into summer. The contents of the box [...]

Celebrity Makeup Artist, Sam Fine, Talks Beauty with Jody Watson of Doobop


The first time I met Sam Fine I was wearing 4 inch heels, this meant I was standing about 6 feet 3 inches tall, a bit over his head.  I was a little starstruck, so, naturally I wanted a photograph with him. When I attempted to stoop so we would be the same height, he [...]

New York Fashion Week – Hair, Nails and Makeup for Jenny Packham Spring 2014 Collection


Designer: Jenny Packham Hair Stylist: Jeanie Syfu for TRESemme Inspiration: The Jenny Packham Spring 2014 Collection is loosely influenced by the 70′s Australian cult classic, “Picnic At Hanging Rock,” a beautifully haunting story about a group of boarding school girls who are taken on a picnic to Hanging Rock, mysteriously wander off in a trance and [...]

New York Fashion Week – Hair, Nails and Makeup for Rebecca Minkoff Spring 2014 Collection

Fashion Rebecca Minkoff Spring 2014

Designer: Rebecca Minkoff Hair Stylist: Jeanie Syfu for TRESemmé Inspiration: Like the collection, the runway hair was ethnic-inspired. More specifically, Rebecca was stricken by a vintage photo of Bianca Jagger in Mexico. This led to her thinking about the very strong and stylish Mexican woman, Frida Kahlo. Syfu used these inspirations to translate Kahlo’s iconic braided [...]

NEW Sephora Rewards Program – VIB Rouge


Are you a beauty enthusiast? If you answered ‘yes’ then be sure you’re sitting down before you read any further… Sephora’s Beauty Insider rewards program is pretty impressive by any standard and is even more impressive if you are a rewards program VIB. However, with the launch of VIB Rouge, Sephora’s new Top-Tier beauty rewards program, [...]

TTB Travel: A Beauty Tour of Paris

with Jean Patou Parfumer

By a show of hands, who’s enamored with French beauty? Everyone, right? I absolutely crave the rituals and beauty secrets of French women. There’s just something about the French beauty aesthetic that I cannot get enough of…the mood is chic & understated, yet undeniably present. For years I’ve dabbled in French beauty products ranging from [...]

Want to work in Beauty? Here’s a little advice!

I Love Beauty!

I love working in beauty — Isn’t it apparent?! Professionally, nothing makes me happier. Regularly I get emails from followers, friends of friends, etc., asking for advice on pursuing a career in Beauty. Recently a young lady, lets call her, “B”, contacted me to ask the following: I was talking to “A” the other day [...]

BIRCHBOX + MADEWELL Spring Style Experience

BIRCHBOX + MADEWELL Spring Style Experience

I must admit, I love my life as a Blogger. In addition to writing ThisThatBeauty (my baby!), I get to work on some rather cool projects with some of my favorite fashion & beauty brands. If you follow me on Instagram (and I’m certain you do) you know that I’m a total Madewell Girl. . [...]