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Weekend Reads: Beauty Beat 5/7

  • The Non-Blonde gave us a sneak peek at Le Métier de Beauté’s beautiful summer collection.
  • Fab over Forty hooked more than a few of us on Beauty is Life.
  • The Beauty Look Book featured the NARS eye shadow duos for summer, or any time of year.
  • Product Girl told us about Lisa Hoffman’s divine Japanese Argarwood Body Wash.
  • BeautyXposé showed us how she got a faux glow with Beautisol Self-Tanner.
  • Gouldylox Reviews is loving LATHER’s Avocado and Mint Hair Repair treatment.
  • Daly Beauty featured Neutrogena’s Ageless Intensives Night Cream.
  • DivaDebbi told us about the rejuvenating Pelleve skin-care treatment.
  • Café Makeup had the 411 on Hourglass Script Liquid Eyeliner, with comparisons.
  • Best Things in Beauty has fallen in love with YSL’s Volupté Sheer Candy Glossy Balm Crystal Color.

Weekend Reads: Beauty Beat 5/1

The Beauty Look Book shows us  Electric Tropics Catwalk Nail Duos in Aloha by Dior, bringing new meaning to bright.

Guerlain’s Terra Inca Collection has us clamoring for summer. Best Things in Beauty focuses on the Ombré Fusion Creme Eyeshadow from the collection.

Looking to lighten and brighten your skin? Diva Debbi shows us Youth Corridor’s Skin Brightener and is even giving two away!

Full brows are youthful, and Fab Over Forty shows us how to make the brow a perfect shape with the proper tools.

Dior Addict lipstick newest formula is all the rage. The Non-Blonde gives us her thoughts on the formula and swatches shade 626 Androgyne.

Exfoliating is an important step in your skincare regimen and Gouldylox Reviews shows us Jan Marini Instant Refining Exfoliator and is giving one away!

Daly Beauty shows us how to make a classic, simple bun style hairdo with the new Goody Simple Styles Bun Spiral. Perfect for summer or anytime.

Everyone needs that perfect bronzer for summer and Café Makeup shares with us a great option from Chanel, Soleil Tan de Chanel Bronze Rose.

This week we featured Founding Creative Director of Butter London Nonie Creme’s makeup bag on Product Girl. Check it out to see what she considers her must-have products to be.

Florals are so fresh, and BeautyXposé shares with us some great floral accessories that are all under $20.

Weekend Reads: Beauty Beat 4/24

Check out Anne’s review of LORAC’s Summer 2011 TANTalEYES Palette at BeautyXposé. It comes with an illuminating body bronzer too – a beauty deal you will covet.

Kari showed us a way to rid our skin of sun damage and age spots with PMD Microderm. Find out how to blast away discoloration at Fab over Forty.

Sabrina is a lucky gal. She spent time with Edward Bess at Neiman Marcus in Beverly Hills! Her husband even commented on her glamorous makeup when she got home. Go see what Edward selected for her at The Beauty Look Book.

Charlestongirl at Best Things in Beauty was one happy Giorgio Armani Beauty fan! She bought two of the new Giorgio Armani Beauty Mediterranean Eye Palettes for summer – officially hoarding it.

Guerlain has introduced its Inca Collection, and Amy had the scoop on the exquisite Terra Inca Bronzer at Café Makeup. Even the packaging is a stunner.

Good books about beauty are rare. Gaia was enthralled with the new one from François Nars. Find out why you need it too at The Non-Blonde.

Debbi found a miraculous hair product, TRESemme’s Climate Protection Mousse. It adds body and shine and de-frizzes for only $3.50 a can! Intrigued? Head over to DivaDebbi.

Jane found an instant hair fix: Batiste Dry Shampoo. She told us at Daly Beauty how she went from flat to feisty.

At Product Girl, we selected Dr. Dennis Gross’ Alpha Beta Glow Pads for our Beauty VIP of the Week. Find out why!

If you want more wow, bang, and glam for your eyelashes, Kelly has a suggestion for you. Head over to Gouldylox Reviews to see Mally Beauty’s Ginormous Mascara in action.

Weekend Reads: Beauty Beat 4/16

Kari is giving away a copy of The Makeup Wakeup by Sandy Linter and Lois Joy Johnson at Fab over Forty. Enter by Monday, April 18, if you want to find out from a pro how to revitalize your look at any age.

Gaia has a fabulous and fragrant giveaway at The Non-Blonde: three samples of Zeta, the fabulous new Andy Tauer fragrance. Enter the contest by Monday, April 18, to join the Tauer club.

Amy showed us stunning new Dior summer eye shadow palettes at Café Makeup. The Summer Tropics Collection will leave you with a tough choice if you want to buy only one.

Anne told us how to turn into a bronze goddess with Temptu’s new bronzer air pods. Check out BeautyXposé to see how you can spray your way to bronze perfection.

Charlestongirl got her hands on the Chanel summer makeup collection, giving her a quick respite from last weekend’s rain. Head over to Best Things in Beauty to see the new quad, Les 4 Ombres, Ombres à Paupières Quatuor, in Lilium.

Are you a Bare Escentuals groupie? Kelly featured the new, must-have Good Morning, Gorgeous! seven-piece set at Gouldylox Reviews.

Sabrina showed us yummy, pastel Chanel Le Vernis Shades for summer at The Beauty Look Book. Go see Morning Rose, Beige Pétale, and Mimosa (the shade everyone seems to want).

We need white teeth to look our best. Debbi showed us how to whiten our teeth in just two hours at DivaDebbi. The before and after photos will make you a Crest believer.

Some beautiful fragrances were featured in Jane’s random, beautiful thoughts this week at Daly Beauty. Stop by to find out what she’s loving.

Weekend Reads: Beauty Beat 3/13

  • Kari showed us Bobbi Brown’s Peony & Python Collection at Fab over Forty. Check out the gorgeous look she created!
  • Amy is in Paris, and we are richer for it. We loved her Café Makeup feature about her first shopping trip after she arrived.
  • Sabrina showed us the exotic, Asia-exclusive Blossom Glossimer from Le Blanc Collection from Chanel. Find it at The Beauty Look Book.
  • Gaia was the first one of us to get her hands on the new Edward Bess eye shadows, and they are exquisite. See her photos and review at The Non-Blonde.
  • Redheads often feel like the poor stepchildren of the makeup world. Kelly discovered great brow products for redheads. Find her discovery at Gouldylox Reviews.
  • Charlestongirl had the skinny on Giorgio Armani’s new Eyes to Kill eye shadows for Spring 2011 at Best Things in Beauty.
  • Anne is ready to spring forward into spring with the China Glaze Anchors Away Collection. Check it out at BeautyXposé.
  • Jane covered a lot of ground in her feature “All Things Pink and Beautiful” at Daly Beauty. From Chanel to Tarte, she presented us with some marvelous pink options.
  • Debbi told us all about Juliet Stewart’s new fragrance, Juliet Eau De Parfum, at DivaDebbi. Juliet is an impressive woman!

Live Chat with Alex Chantecaille Right Now!

Alex Chantecaille from Chantecaille is chatting with shoppers on and right now! From 11am to 2pm CT, and is hosting a live chat with Alex Chantecaiile and everyone is invited to submit their beauty questions. An amazing GWP is available with the purchase of any Chantecaille product during the event. It includes:

  • Full size Iridescent Eye Shade in Lemongrass
  • Brilliant Gloss in Charm, .05 oz
  • Fruit and Flower Acids Mask, .34oz
  • Flower Harmonizing Cream, .27oz

Alex Chantecaille is actively involved in the Widecast Organization which focuses on saving sea turtles in North, South and Central America and the Caribbean. The limited edition Sea Turtle palette was created in honor of the Widecast Organization and 5% of proceeds from sales of the palette will go to supportthe organization. If you’re looking for something to pick, that’s a great one!

Weekend Reads: Beauty Beat 2/12

Charlestongirl received her Chantecaille Sea Turtle Palette this week and promptly fell in love. See the palette and find out why you should support “the cause” at Best Things in Beauty.

Kari at Fab over Forty was asked by Ladies’ Home Journal to name her favorite beauty products for their annual “Beauty Awards” issue. See what made the cut for the magazine’s March issue.

There is a lot of new makeup to love. Amy showed us Chanel’s Rouge Coco Shine in Boy at Café Makeup. The demand for it has been amazing.

Edward Bess lovers are almost cult-like in our love for Edward and his extraordinary makeup. Head over to The Non-Blonde to find out why Gaia finds his Luminous Eye Shadow in Nude an essential.

Sabrina is on the prowl for a new foundation. Part one of her three-part series is ready for you at The Beauty Look Book.

Ever wonder if RevitaLash lash growth Serum and Mascara works? Find out what Kelly thinks at Gouldylox Reviews!

Is you skin suffering from winter? Kathryn has offered us some great tips for winter skin care at BeautyXposé.

As winter drags on, it damages our hair too. We listed our favorite winter hair products at Product Girl  this week, but still want to hear from you too!

Debbi wrote a fun feature on her beauty graveyard. Check out DivaDebbi to see the discontinued products that she’s hanging onto – for as long as possible.

What do you know about Soap & Glory? If the answer is “not enough,” you must read Jane’s post at Daly Beauty.

Weekend Reads: Beauty Beat 2/5

It may be winter outside, but spring is in the air! Kelly from Gouldylox Reviews shows us the latest from the new Stila Spring 2011 Collection. What catches your eye this spring?

Kari from Fab Over Forty spent time in New York last week and got a sneak peek at the new Le Metier de Beauté Valentine release eye shadow palette. Take a look, you might want it on your sweetheart list!

Tired of spending the money on a manicure that doesn’t last? Jennifer from BeautyXposé gives us the rundown on the latest long lasting nail craze Shellac manicures by CND.

Charlestongirl shows us at Best Things in Beauty the latest blushes from Tarte. These Amazonian Clay blushes come in a wide variety of shades and are said to last 12 hours. I don’t think anyone will be able to resist these!

Are you afraid of using a cleansing oil on your face? Gaia from The Non-Blonde explains why we embrace them and why the Kanebo Sensai Silky Purifying Cleansing Oil is a must-have on her skincare list.

Debbi from DivaDebbi is busy preparing for New York Fashion Week, which features the designer Fall Collections. She stepped back and showed us what we should be looking for this spring. Is there are trend in the group for you?

Need to put a little happiness in your life? Check out Physicians Formula Happy Booster Blush here on Product Girl.  It’s made with plant extracts said to make you happy. If not, at least looking at the pretty palette will make you happy!

Amy from Café Makeup received the NARS Calanque Trio. This beautiful eye shadow trio for Spring 2011 is sure to be a hit on everyone’s list. Check out her images and swatches of this latest NARS beauty.

Do you love a gloss, but not the stickiness usually associated with a gloss? Then the NARS Velvet Gloss Lip Pencils may just be the thing you are looking for. Sabrina from The Beauty Look Book loved these so much she bought the whole collection!

As we learned from her profile, Jane from Daly Beauty is all about the hair. She has gorgeous hair and some favorite hair products. Read why Terax Crema Conditioner has made it back to the top of her hair beauty list.

Weekend Reads: Beauty Beat 1/30

Sabrina has published the definitive comparison of Giorgio Armani Beauty’s Eyes to Kill Mascaras: Regular vs Excess. Ever wonder about the difference? Wonder no more. Read her review at The Beauty Look Book.

Kari at Fab over Forty isn’t the only one who has re-discovered French skin care by Orlane. Find out why she likes it. Kari says it’s expensive, but it works.

Gaia hooked us with her feature about Sisley’s Phyto Lip Shine. Read The Non-Blonde to see why she considers it true luxury.

Three Custom Color’s Sweetest Thing Palette is the talk of Twitter. Check out our post on Product Girl to tell you why.

Kelly showed us Benefit’s Bella Bomba Blush. Does the ultimate “peach blush lover” like this pink blush? You can find out at Gouldylox Reviews.

Is your budget suffering? No prob – you can still buy new beauty products! Amy has eye shadow recommendations from Wet ‘n Wild for you at Café Makeup.

Debbi wants to make sure you get the most for your drugstore dollars. Find out why you should sign up for the CVS ExtraCare Beauty Club at DivaDebbi.

While you are at the drugstore, check out Olay’s skin care. If you haven’t tried it yet, Jane has some tips for you at Daly Beauty.

Charlestongirl loves cream blush. YSL’s popular Créme de Blush shades, some of which were re-launched for Spring 2011, earned her praise. See her shade selection at Best Things in Beauty.

On the fashion front, last week we told you about Part 1 of Jennifer’s facts about tights and pantyhose. You need to check in at BeautyXposé to read Part 2.

Weekend Reads: Beauty Beat 1/15

Happy Saturday, everyone. Chances are, you saw snow this week — 49 states in total got a taste of winter weather! While we’re absolutely looking forward to warmer days ahead, reality tells us that winter is here to stay for a few more months. Luckily, we’ve got plenty of beautiful spring beauty to look forward to, so take a look at what’s been going on in the beauty blogging world this week.

Guerlain has introduced an irresistible collection for Spring 2011. The centerpiece of the collection is Ecrin 6 Couleurs Eyeshadow Palette in Rue de Rivoli. You will want to read Amy’s thorough feature on the beautiful palette at Café Makeup.

Charlestongirl was equally smitten with Guerlain’s Sur mes Levres Collection for spring. Head over to Best Things in Beauty to see the three KissKiss Lip Glosses that are quietly earning their own share of the attention.

Smashbox in Bloom will make you dream of a winter getaway. Kelly gave us the 411 on the collection at Gouldylox Reviews, where you can see tropical bright cheeks and lips grounded by earth-toned eyes.

We shared a close-up of the new NARS Spring 2011 Collection here at Product Girl. There are beautiful options for the eyes and lips that should summon spring flowers to your imagination.

Gaia found a stunning lipstick. Check out The Non-Blonde to discover Hourglass Cosmetics Femme Rouge Lipstick in Nocturnal. It’s a perfect shade for any season. She’s loving it now.

Armani Beauty foundations are touted by makeup artists as some of the best in the business, and there’s one for every skin type. Kari from Fab over Forty gave us her point of view on these popular foundations.

Sabrina discovered the elegance and magic of Tocca’s lovely Bianca Eau de Parfum. Take a trip with her to tea time in Italy at The Beauty Look Book.

Debbi had a perfect solution for a snow day. Find out at DivaDebbi how Amica’s Obliphica Oil and Sea Buckthorn Berry will help you fight the winter dry hair blues.

Despite our longing for spring, we are still facing at least six more weeks of winter. Jennifer showed us how Neutrogena’s Winter Skincare line will help us banish dry skin at BeautyXposé.

Jane also shared beautiful tricks for soft, moisturized skin during harsh, dry weather. Find out about her favorite exfoliators at Daly Beauty.