Archive for the 'Beauty' Category

Beauty: Drugstore lipstick gem

Monday, May 2nd, 2011

Happy makeup Monday! My current lip obsession? Gentleman Prefer Pink by Revlon. Cheap, chic and colorful! Wear it solo or topped with gloss, either way it’s super hot, fun shade of pink for summer. Afraid of bright colors? This is a good one to try- it’s bold enough to make a statement but wearable enough […]

Giveaway: Win a $25 Sephora Gift Card!

Sunday, May 1st, 2011

I’m so excited to be having our very first giveaway at MTH… a $25 Sephora gift card! Because srsly, who doesn’t love Sephora?! Makeup and fragrance and skin care OH MY.  The contest will be running starting NOW and ending at Midnight Saturday night 5/7/11. Entering is easy– just comment here with your email address […]

Fashion: Karl Lagerfeld designs for Diet Coke

Wednesday, April 13th, 2011

While a diet consisting of steamed veggies and Diet Coke might not be the healthiest option, fashion legend Karl Lagerfeld claims it helped him lose 90 pounds 10 years ago. His love of Diet Coke has him lending his design skills to a set of 3 limited edition bottles. Well… that, and employing a Diet […]

Secret tricks to wearing red lipstick

Thursday, March 31st, 2011

Wearing red lipstick isn’t just for the daring. While intimidating to some, this look can be pulled off pretty easily by just about anyone. Finding a color is easier than you might think. Blue based reds are pretty universally flattering. Side bonus? They make your teeth look whiter! Ones to try? True Red by Revlon […]

I Tried It: Fat freezing by Zeltiq

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011

As a worker in the cosmetic dermatology field, sometimes I get to try the latest and greatest. Not too long ago I was able to try a procedure called CoolSculpting by Zeltiq. It’s a simple principal that you’ve probably noticed yourself- fat freezes faster than water. How would you notice this? Think of a stick […]

Benefit Cosmetics launches new skincare line

Wednesday, March 16th, 2011

As you resident product junkie, I was interested to hear Benefit Cosmetics (creator of such legendary staples as BeneTint, High Beam and Eye Bright) was launching their own skincare line. Slated to hit stores in April, this set looks kitchy and fun, much like their makeup. Prices range between $18 and $28.   A select […]

How to: Take a better driver’s license photo

Friday, March 11th, 2011

Not many photographs (aside from a police mugshot) are approached with more trepidation than the dreaded drivers license photo. It seems to have a way to bring out the ugly in even the most attractive of individuals. I spent an entire year apologizing for a horrible picture and feeling ashamed every time I got carded. […]

Beauty: Makeup Swapping

Sunday, February 27th, 2011

We all have those things in the bathroom drawer that we just don’t use- that bright purple eyeshadow we just had to have, the shade of blush the sales girl was sure would look fabulous, that brow pencil that you don’t use since you colored your hair. Maybe a lotion that broke you out or […]