Jersey Shore Essentials

Jersey Shore Essentials


Long days at the beach. Laid-back family dinners. The friendly vibe of the Jersey Shore. It’s summer again, and I can’t wait to get back to my beach house.
When you love the beach (and being organized) as much as I do, you become a beach bag pro. These are my must-pack items for a flawless beach… READ MORE

Fourth of July Beauty

Fourth of July Beauty


Fireworks, sparklers, and the beach—I’m so ready for the Fourth.
If you want to show off your patriotic primaries, but don’t want to rock stars-and-stripes on your clothes, makeup is a great way to go. The key is to wear color on just one feature and keep the rest simple—here’s how:
Try pairing a… READ MORE

The “No Contouring” Contour

The “No Contouring” Contour


It’s no secret that I hate contouring. When I was starting out as a makeup artist in the 1980s, contouring was everywhere—makeup was all about changing your features, and it was really artificial. My interest in natural beauty, and celebrating—not altering—a woman’s features… READ MORE

Bobbi’s Summer Playlist

Bobbi’s Summer Playlist


In the words of Pharell, “Sunshine, it’s here.” Finally. There’s no better way to kick off summer than with a great playlist. Here are some of my favorite warm-weather hits—some classics, some dance hits to get you moving and of course, some… READ MORE

Dads Rock

Dads Rock


Father’s Day is this weekend, and I’ve been thinking about all of the awesome dads I know—from my husband, Steven Plofker, to my dear friend Yogi Berra. My own father, Joe Brown, has been a constant source of support and love—teaching me how to keep things in perspective, how to… READ MORE

Statement-Making Stones

Statement-Making Stones


I discovered Jaime Joseph on a recent trip to Bergdorf’s, and I’m obsessed. Jaime and her husband Jeremy make cool, offbeat rings, necklaces and earrings out of the most unique, beautiful stones. I love the statement-making colors and delicate, simple… READ MORE

Jazz House Kids + Bobbi Brown

Jazz House Kids + Bobbi Brown


A few years ago, I attended a concert hosted by Jazz House Kids—an incredible nonprofit organization that offers music training to kids from diverse backgrounds. All of the performers were students from the JFK School, a special needs public school in Newark. I was totally… READ MORE

Bobbi’s Bahamas

Bobbi’s Bahamas


Whether it’s the Jersey Shore or the Malibu coast, the beach is my happy place. I love the fresh ocean air, the warm sand and that zero-stress feeling. But my all-time favorite beach getaway has to be the Bahamas—think crystal clear water, fine, white sands, and… READ MORE

Be Proud

Be Proud


 
It’s a big month for LGBTQA rights—we’re celebrating PRIDE month as the Supreme Court deliberates on same sex marriage. Here at Bobbi Brown, I’ve always cultivated an accepting, open environment where people feel comfortable in their… READ MORE

Prom Perfect

Prom Perfect


You’ve got the dress, you’ve got the date (or you’re planning to rock prom solo, which might be even more fun), now you just need the perfect makeup look. Prom makeup doesn’t have to be stressful—you should feel free to have fun and try something new, like a bold lip or winged liner. Just keep in mind a few important rules that will help you survive the night… READ MORE

It Girl On the Rise

It Girl On the Rise


Recognize this gorgeous face? You will soon. Maria Borges recently starred in our Secret to Standout Eyes How-To, and she was so fun to work with—sweet, bright and super-talented. Discovered as a teenager in her home country, Angola, Maria was raised by her older siblings amidst civil war. She’s… READ MORE

Indie Fresh

Indie Fresh


I literally stumbled on Indie Fresh one afternoon when my family and I stopped for lunch at Gotham Market in NYC. I tried the simple ginger broth, then moved on to a smoothie—OMG, yum. It was so good. The very handsome and healthy-looking owner, Shom Chowdhury, was sitting nearby… READ MORE