Products I Use for a Matte Sculpted Face

The Products I Use for Matte Sculpted Skin

During summer months I glow, no matter what.  I have oily skin and while there are products that give me semi matte skin for a few hours when it’s sweltering, there is nothing that can keep me matte all day. Its  easier to keep a matte sculpted face when temperatures start to drop. However, I [...]

Bergdorf Goodman Beauty Files: Five Beauty Essentials for Spring

130169-11-Guerlain-bubble blush Cherry

It’s finally spring. Finally! Since it feels like it has been winter forever (still does), I am overjoyed at the thought of fresh new shades for eyes, cheeks and lips. A girl craves change, so naturally a rundown of spring-inspired essentials is in order.    Guerlain Meteorites Bubble Blush       Bobbi Brown Art Sticks   [...]

ThisThatBeauty Tutorial: Sparkly Eye Makeup Perfect for New Year’s Eve

Maree Sye New Years's Eve Makeup Tutorial

What would New Year’s Eve be without Sparkly Eye Makeup? Boring and uneventful I am sure.  Here is a quick and fun makeup tutorial for a great makeup look to wear to any New Year’s Eve event you plan on attending.   This Sparkly Eye Makeup is perfect for a black tie evening or even a [...]

Spring 2013 Makeup Favorites

Spring 2013 Makeup Favorites

The spring equinox has officially come and gone, signaling the official start of spring but not necessarily bringing the immediate warm weather.  But let’s look at the positive side, it gives us a little more time  to plan our spring makeup look.  Though it’s not necessary to completely revamp your beauty bag, it is fun [...]

ThisThatBeauty Video Tutorial: Beginner’s Guide to Contour

ThisThatBeauty Video Tutorial: Contouring for Beginners

Ahh, contouring. Too much and you’ll likely to be mistaken for a contestant on RuPaul’s drag race….But, too little, and: “girl, have you put on a couple of lbs.?” But just the right amount of contour — Oh, it’s a thing of sculpted, lifted, highlighted beauty. I did a simple little video to show you [...]

TTB Tutorial: Take your Makeup from Day to Evening

Guerlain Calligraphy Palette

Now that the holidays are in full swing, and we are running around buying gifts, mailing out cards, attending luncheons/dinners/parties galore, but what we are not doing is stopping to change our makeup.  Nope.  Do not have the time – busy, busy, busy.  But how can you possibly run from a day at the office [...]

Giveaway: TTB Goes Gaga!

Lady Gaga Fame Black Fluid

What’s better than free stuff? Lots of free stuff! And with this ThisThatBeauty giveaway, we are going Gaga! This is an Instagram only contest that is inspired by Lady Gaga’s fragrance Fame Black Fluid. The giveaway includes over 25 products from some of our favorite beauty brands that you can use to create a number [...]

TTB Reviews: Guerlain’s La Petite Robe Noire

Guerlain LA PETITE ROBE NOIRE

La Petite Robe Noire Paris is my kingdom… I stroll through it at will. My light step leaves no eyes still. My heels echo loud, my winks conquer crowds and my smiles are vows. Hearts are broken behind me. It’s plain to see! I have more than one trick. Breathe in my scent quick. Trailing [...]

Guerlain Terracotta Khôl Kajal. . . still in love!

Guerlain Kajal on ThisThatBeauty

The classics never die . .. As pretty black liners come & go, Guerlain Terracotta Khôl Kajal remains my go-to. Do you have an old faithful? Comment & share! A bunch of my previous reviews on Guerlain Kajal and similar products HERE

Kohl-y Moly: Physician’s Formula Shimmer Strips Custom Eye Enhancing Kohl Kajal Eyeliner Trio

Physicians Formula Kohl

Kohl-rimmed eyes are kind of my thing. . . I get a little obsessed. Not sure what captures my heart most — the rich, inky quality of the kohl or the sultry, mysterious framing that kohl gives to eyes. Can’t quite put my finger on it, but a good kohl situation makes me very happy. [...]