ThisThatBeauty Tutorial – How To Wear A Bright Summer Lip

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The heat is upon us all and for some, makeup application has come to a halt. Horrifying, I know. It is just too hot to worry about layering eye shadows, highlighting the cheekbone, or contouring the face.  For me – all summer makeup roads lead to the bright lip.  Polished, professional, versatile and all around awesome.  Fear not [...]

Summer Makeup 101: Tinted Moisturizer

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This post is inspired by the barometer. In case you haven’t noticed — Spring has sprung and Summer’s just ’round the corner. Hopefully you’ve been reading ThisThatBeauty all Fall/ Winter and have been putting in work with respect to your skin care routine. For if you have, you will embrace my upcoming recommendation. But if [...]

ThisThatBeauty’s Back from The Tents: Exclusive Coverage of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week S/S11 (New York) – My video interview with James Vincent (Youngblood Cosmetics) for Bright Young Things

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During Fashion Week I went backstage to cover beauty for Bright Young Things…you remember my previous coverage of BYT, right? They’re the super cool minimalist line of eco-friendly, multi functional pieces. Click here for previous coverage BYT on TTB. ….but back to Fashion Week. Backstage at the Bright Young Things show I had the opportunity [...]

Mercedes Benz New York Fashion Week: ThisThatBeauty Recaps NYFW – Day 1

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#NYFW The first day of Mercedes Benz New York Fashion Week started with a bang! Normally I cover Fashion Week as press…this includes attending the shows, events, parties, and covering backstage hair/makeup. This year was quite different. In addition to all of the above responsibilities…I was also Creative Director of Makeup for a New York Fashion [...]

WNBA Legend Kym Hampton

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It’s been a while since I’ve done a good old-fashioned Face Of The Day post, so I figure I’ll jump back into the saddle with a Celebrity Face of The Day look. I was recently asked to join the glam squad of WNBA Legend, Kym Hampton. As Kym’s Makeup Artist and Wardrobe Stylist, my job [...]

Mercedes Benz New York Fashion Week Coverage: the Vessel by Lois Samuels

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#NYFW Good morning sunshine! Well its Fashion Week once again…YAY!..and I am up to my ears in collections, models, makeup, and runways galore. If you’re not following me on facebook or twitter, please take a moment to do so. This is a great way to stay updated on my coverage. For the first day of Mercedes Benz [...]

Red…enough said!

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My new found love for red lipstick cannot be contained. When it comes to celebrity glamour, a fiercely fiery red lip is nothing new. But for the everyday gal about town, a red lip is a big deal. And I’m not talking about a toned down see-through sheer red tint (while that’s nice at times). [...]

ThisThatBeauty gets “Promiscuous”. WIN THIS LOOK!

For today’s edition of “ThisThatBeauty Pops Lip: Lip Colour du Jour“, lets get Promiscuous! Of course I am not authorizing wild crazy unrestrained lust. I’m talking about lip gloss! A couple of weeks back I featured Youngblood Mineral Cosmetics and wore Promiscuous lip gloss as part of my FACE OF THE DAY look. Well guess what, darlings?…”Promiscuous” [...]

ThisThatBeauty gets "Promiscuous". WIN THIS LOOK!

For today’s edition of “ThisThatBeauty Pops Lip: Lip Colour du Jour“, lets get Promiscuous! Of course I am not authorizing wild crazy unrestrained lust. I’m talking about lip gloss! A couple of weeks back I featured Youngblood Mineral Cosmetics and wore Promiscuous lip gloss as part of my FACE OF THE DAY look. Well guess what, darlings?…”Promiscuous” [...]

Youngblood Mineral Cosmetics

Youngblood Mineral Cosmetics is changing your opinion of mineral makeup. While at The LA Makeup Show I had the opportunity to get up close and personal with Youngblood Cosmetics. I was particularly interested in spending time with the brand because I have had very little success with mineral makeup.  A few years back I had tried the “Swirl. [...]