3 Best Foundations for Oily Skin

Urban Decay Naked Skin Liquid Foundation

I love having oily skin because it will (hopefully) keep me looking young for many years to come, however, having oily skin means that my nice morning glow will turn into a not-so-nice oil slick by the end of the day.  Because my skin is so oily, I am forever in search of the best [...]

5 CC Creams to Try Right Now

smashbox cc cream

The CC cream craze is officially here and after giving a bunch of them a go, I believe it is here to stay. Following the immense popularity of the BB creams, it was only a matter of time before the next letter of the alphabet was needed. BB creams, which is short for blemish or [...]

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 [...]

Black Friday Beauty Deal Roundup

The Body Shop Black Friday 2012

Nobody looks forward to a Thanksgiving food coma more than I do (Ok, maybe you do but we will never know).  I am usually lulled to sleep earlier than usual only to wake up in the wee hours of the morning with pie crumbs around my face and nothing much to do. A few years ago I [...]

Beauty Booty from Beauty.com


What self respecting Beauty Girl does not like beauty booty? I, for one, live for it. While supplies last, customers who visit www.beauty.com/yigal and spend $100 or more will receive the Yigal Azrouël “Y bag” and 12 deluxe beauty samples ($130 value), including: 1. Bliss® Triple Oxygen™ Instant Energizing Mask 2. Smashbox Limitless Long Wear [...]

Illuminate Thy Skin! ThisThatBeauty Contributor Christene Carr Shares Her Fave Illuminating Products For Winter


This is only my second full winter living in a state where I have to swap my open toe sandals for fur lined knee high boots, so I’ll be the first to tell you — I was in no way prepared to deal with the dull skin that I am currently faced with (pun intended.) [...]

The Best of Brow Enhancers


When it comes to brow enhancing products, your options now greatly extend beyond the choice of pencil or powder. There’s a wide array of product offerings from which to choose….from powder wax duos, to felt tip markers and everything in between. Learn about the latest in brow enhancement innovations as ThisThatBeauty helps you navigate the [...]

Fall Makeup Trendspotting 2010: Smashbox


For Fall 2010 Smashbox introduces subtly sunkissed complexion that is beautifully highlighted with golden undertones. The look exudes warm and radiant skin against dramatically rimmed inky metallic eyes. Naturally, as to not overdo it or lose focus, a toned down nude gloss completes the look that is “MASQUERADE“. Meet the collection: Eye Shadow Palette in [...]

Fall Beauty: Exclusive Smashbox Beauty Events at Sephora


Ahhh, fall is in the air! What’s good in the hood this year? Is shimmer what’s hot in the streets?…or matte? Will strong brows and lips be a trend?  Get a Smashing Fall Look with Smashbox and Sephora. Be the first to experience Masquerade, the captivating new fall collection from Smashbox.  Learn how to apply [...]

Summer Makeup Trendspotting 2010: Smashbox Get Naked


Summer is the perfect time to bear it all. Smashbox’s summer launch, “Get Naked”, encourages you to embrace a sheer color palette of shimmering nudes and soft pink tones. “Get Naked” is all about a natural, ethereal flawless look that beams radiance. Lit-from-within luminosity, pretty dewy cheeks, eyes with natural tone, and a slick of [...]