Sephora HOT NOW helps you get, well, HOT NOW


If you’re on a need-to-know basis with what’s “of the moment” in beauty (who isn’t?!), look out for Sephora HOT NOW, a monthly trend report on the beauty industry’s latest innovations, brand collaborations, and off the radar discoveries that deserve your attention! Each month, the Sephora HOT NOW Report will feature new products with ingredients [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Keratin Tropic Treatment at Lasio Studios, NYC


This post is written by ThisThatBeauty Contributor, Christella Ritchwood. For previous reviews for Christella, click here, here, here, here, and here. Although my curl has calmed down quite a bit since my high school years (hello 80′s hair!), it is still occasionally out of control! When I heard of Keratin Tropic, a 100% formaldehyde-free treatment, [...]

WIN: Jessica Simpson Hairdo Clip-In Extensions (up to $500 value)


Today through February 25th, head to!/hairdoUSA for a chance to win  Jessica Simpson Hairdo Clip-In Extensions. The first ten entries to correctly choose the winning style will win a Hairdo 21” Human Hair Clip-In Extension, valuing at $500 or any Hairdo Extensions of their choosing! If you are not a lucky winner, don’t fret [...]

New To You: L’Oréal 2011 Spring Launch


What’s new with L’Oréal? So much…So so much! This Spring, L’Oréal launches a bevy of beauty products all in the affordable price range of $4.99 to $15.95.  From skin to hair to cosmetics, L’Oréal’s spring launches will have you racing to your local Target. Let’s run through what’s new from L’Oréal as I point out [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Birchbox


If you are like me and want to separate truly great beauty products from lackluster duds, then I know you will be blown away by Birchbox, a monthly delivery of highly curated, luxe beauty samples. I am slow to commit to beauty products and will very rarely buy something new without first pouring through product [...]

Look Like Her: Liv Tyler at Sundance


Actress Liv Tyler was spotted at Sundance wearing long, loose, hippie inspired waves. For curly haired girls looking for a softer change of pace, Stylist Creighton Bowman for Leonor Greyl shares how he created Liv’s look for the Sundance premier of her new thriller “The Ledge”. “On towel dried hair, I applied Condition Naturelle by [...]

Let’s Meet At Bergdorf’s This Friday (January 21)


This Friday, January 21, I am doing a special Beauty level appearance at Bergdorf Goodman…and I would LOVE to see you all there! From 6:00 to 8:00 pm I’ll be on hand to answer your beauty questions and help you achieve your 2011 Beauty Resolutions with the help of the latest technologies in skin, body, [...]

ThisThatBeauty’s Back from The Tents: Exclusive Coverage of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week S/S11 (New York) – MAC for Naeem Khan


MAC makeup artist Kristin Gallegos designed the look for Naeem Khan’s Spring/Summer 2011 show. The makeup was inspired by 1990‘s Versace in Miami. The foundation was done using MAC Face and Body Foundation. It was applied a shade darker than each model’s skintone and Mineralized Skin Finished was added to give a sun kissed glow. [...]

ThisThatBeauty’s Back from The Tents: Exclusive Coverage of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week S/S11 (New York) – Shiseido for United Bamboo


During NYFW as I ran from venue to venue I was noticing a trend; almost all the makeup artists I encountered were doing very minimal coverage on the face.  Most were spot concealing and giving models a fresh faced look. Backstage for United Bamboo, Dick Page, of Shiseido summed it up well “Spring is all [...]

ThisThatBeauty’s Back from The Tents: Exclusive Coverage of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week S/S11 (New York) – Butter London for Vena Cava


Union Jack Black and Yummy Mummy were the Butter London colors of choice for Vena Cava’s Spring 2011 nail look.  Neither of the colors are new but based on the Vena Cava’s line of seventies inspired pieces that included cropped pants and knee length and longer hemlines, the choice of dual toned nails was spot [...]