NEW: Dr Murad “Rapid” Age Spot and Pigment Lightening Serum

Rapid Age Spot and Pigment Lightening Serum

More than two years ago, I went through the worst acne bout of my entire adult life. While I am affectionately known to be a bit of a Drama Queen, I exaggerate not when I say my skin was totally out of control. This was an incredibly frustrating phase of my life. By the time [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Cetaphil RestoraDERM™ Skin Restoring Body Wash

Cetaphil Restoraderm Bodywash

New Contributor Makeup Artist Brandalyn Fulton (@brandalynfulton) shares her thoughts on Cetaphil RestoraDERM™ Skin Restoring Body Wash…and a PRO ARTIST tip! *** It is hard to gauge whether its fall or winter nowadays! When the seasons change, it’s a clear indication to modify our skincare routine. Changing your skincare doesn’t just mean switching from a [...]

ThisThatBeauty’s Winter Skin Care Solutions


*Now that crisp fall air is upon us, I thought I would re-publish my “Winter Skin Care Solutions” blog post with originally ran in December 2010. Enjoy!* Dry winter skin happens to the best of us…even a top notch Grade A (my words, not yours:)) Beauty Editor like myself. I generally have fairly oily skin, [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: La Liscious Brown Sugar & Vanilla Soufflé Scrub

La Liscious Brown Sugar Vanilla Sugar Souffle

It is truly truly a sin that I have not formally reviewed La Liscious Brown Sugar & Vanilla Sugar Soufflé Scrub sooner. I’ve been using it for well over 6 months. And in my years of evaluating body scrubs I can confidently say that it is one of the best, if not THE best body [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: eos hand lotion

EOS Everyday Hand Lotion

Nobody likes ashy hands but the frequency with which I wash my hands, it is often inevitable.  I recently started using eos (evolution of smooth) hand lotion and I have been keeping the ash at bay. Not because this hand lotion is the best hand lotion ever and stays on the skin after repeated washes, [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Clean & Clear Advantage Popped Pimple Relief Drying Paste


  Uhm…amazing! And my “for serious” beauty writer side generally tries to avoid such overused language like “amazing”, but tis what it tis. In a matter of 24 hours, Clean & Clear Advantage Popped Pimple Relief Drying Paste completely wiped out a major complexion-marring zit. It went a little something like this: Day one – [...]

Fridays with Felicia: Volume 27


Fridays with Felicia: An intimate look behind the curtain as I share my favorite style/ beauty discoveries and ThisThatBeauty shenanigans from previous week ******************** Happy Friday everyone! For those of us on the east coast, we’re dealing with another dusting of snow. I hope Bloomberg gets in gear this go ’round….my New York peeps were [...]

Clinique Anti-Blemish Solutions Liquid Makeup


Can you realistically expect your foundation to clear up your acne? I’ve never been one to promote skin care through cosmetics. For example, I like my sunscreen solo….not in my foundation. If my tinted moisturizer happens to offer an SP15, well that’s just gravy baby. But my “core” SPF protection is a stand alone product. [...]

Pur~lisse Pur~lip Daily Lip Nourisher

Pur-lisse_Pur-lip Comfort

With ol’ man winter just ’round the corner, don’t forget to step up your lip protection game. No matter what the current lip color trend might be (here at ThisThatBeauty we favor strong semi matte color), dehydrated smackers are never en vogue! Pur~lisse Pur~lip Daily Lip Nourisher comforts dry, cracked and chapped lips with fruit [...]

Lisa Hoffman Spa Bath Collection – Hand and Foot Butter


Lisa Hoffman Spa Bath Hand and Foot Butter is part of a five piece Spa Bath Collection. It is a luxurious creamy butter formulated to help soften and renew the skin on hands and feet. Spa Bath Hand and Foot Butter is enriched with Shea Butter, a natural moisturizer known to soften and protect skin. [...]