Find Your Perfect Foundation During the Make Up For Ever Foundation Nation Event

Make Up For Ever Foundation Nation

When buying  makeup,  foundation  is the most difficult thing for me to find. Turns out i’m not alone. According to a study conducted by the NPD group, 73% of women say it’s challenging to find their right foundation. Fifty-four percent of these women went on to say the most challenging part of finding the right [...]

Wear Emerald: Pantone’s Color of the Year

Color Charged Graphic Lacquer

Have you ever been green with envy? Ok, don’t answer that because I bet you’re not proud of that fact.  However, getting several shades emerald green, with Pantone’s color of the year, is a thing of beauty that you can happily flaunt. Eyes Urban Decay – Siren Liner: Create runway worthy eyes with with this [...]

ThisThatBeauty Review: MAKE UP FOR EVER Aqua Lip Pencil 10C

MAKE UP FOR EVER Aqua Lip #10

Be cool y’all. . .but I think I’ve found my perfect take on the wildly popular #Oxblood trend. I give you MAKE UP FOR EVER Aqua Lip Pencil in shade 10C (matte deep berry plum). And here’s the best part — this one little pencil can be worn three ways: 1) see through, 2) medium [...]

Shine Bright Like A Diamond: Sephora Times Square Grand Re-Opening

Sephora Times Square Transformed

“Shine Bright Like A Diamond“. . . it’s not just a Rihanna lyric, it’s the best possible choice of words to describe the newly re-vamped Sephora Times Square. This week I had the opportunity to explore the new space and shop my faves. And let me tell you — I was blown away. The newly [...]

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 [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Make Up For Ever Aqua Rouge

Modonna's Opening look for MDNA Tour (Photo Credit: Kevin Mazur Getty Images)

Felicia is the unofficial red lip queen of the beauty blogosphere. So, when we get wind of a new red launching we are generally first in line to test it out. I’m not a lipstick wearer but after seeing the formula for Make Up For Ever Aqua Rouge #8 and seeing the lovely Gina Brooke, [...]

ThisThatBeautyReviews: Make Up For Ever Eye Shadows

Makeup Forever Shadow

The task of picking an eyeshadow can be absolutely daunting.  With the myriad of brands, colors, textures, and finishes to choose from, I get overwhelmed just thinking about it.  I myself have tested so many that to find one that actually makes me stop mid-makeup application and gawk at the party going on south of [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Make Up For Ever Waterproof Eyebrow Corrector

ThisThatBeauty: MakeUp ForEver Waterproof Eyebrow Corrector

Brow maintenance.  While often an afterthought of one’s daily makeup routine, sparse or wimpy brows can just ruin that makeup masterpiece you are trying to create each morning.  See exhibit A below – my unfilled-in brows.  Pitiful.  Sad.  And frightening if you ask me since I am not wearing any makeup at all!   But stay with me, your brows [...]

Celebrity Makeup Artist James Vincent Drops Gems

James Vincent on ThisThatBeauty

My dear dear friend and professional makeup artist mentor, James Vincent, shares his top 5 beauty product musts. Let’s prep our shopping list, shall we?! Embryolisse, Lait-Crème Concentre “The makeup artist must have and cult favorite is perfect for any skin tone and skin type and keeps the skin looking refreshed and revived.”   MAKE [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: MAKE UP FOR EVER Lab Shine

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In exactly one week and one day, prepare to experience MAKE UP FOR EVER‘s newest lip product – Lab Shine, a dangerously seductive collection of high wattage glosses that have been blended with MUFE’s three hero powders (Star, Diamond, and Metal) for unstoppable sheer, medium and full coverage.  The spectrum of 35 glosses leave no [...]