Makeup Dress Up

Makeup Dress Up


On Halloween, it’s all about dramatic, over the top makeup. When I was in college, working in theater makeup, I experimented with a ton of crazy looks for theater and film—it was so fun. If you want it to, makeup can really transform you.
In the spirit of Halloween, we put together a few… READ MORE

Gloss for a Cause

Gloss for a Cause


Day to day, I’m dedicated to helping women feel like their best, most confident selves. But sometimes makeup isn’t enough. Each year, we offer a special product in support of Breast Cancer Awareness—a national campaign to help increase awareness around breast… READ MORE

Emmy Night with the Ladies of SNL

Emmy Night with the Ladies of SNL


When I need to laugh (which is often) and my guys aren’t around, SNL is my go-to show. It’s been so funny recently, and I love that the cast is full of so many talented, hilarious women. This week, my amazing Makeup Artist Cassandra Garcia had the task of making up the ladies of SNL for the Emmy’s. Not a bad gig, right? I asked… READ MORE

Keep Calm and Wear Lipstick

Keep Calm and Wear Lipstick


As a young makeup artist in New York City, I was always on the lookout for lipstick that looked like lips—I wanted something that was pretty and natural, that would make women feel comfortable in their own skin. After years of frustrated searching, I… READ MORE

Happy 4th!

Happy 4th!


Got the red in your red, white and blue? We can help.
Have a great weekend and enjoy the… READ MORE

Cam Comes to BBHQ

Cam Comes to BBHQ


Like most Americans, one of my favorite shows on television right now is Modern Family. So, when I  saw Eric Stonestreet (that’s Cam, to anyone who doesn’t know) across the room at the White House Correspondents Dinner this year, I made a beeline for him… READ MORE

Yahoo Beauty

Yahoo Beauty


I couldn’t be more excited for Yahoo Beauty to launch today. It’s already been a crazy, fun whirlwind and I can’t wait to see what’s next.
When you visit Yahoo Beauty—which I really hope you will—for the first time, I think you’ll find that it’s expanding on a lot of the… READ MORE

Feeling Proud

Feeling Proud


If you read this blog, you know that my philosophy—in beauty and in life—is “be who you are.” I try to live up to this, and I try to cultivate an environment at Bobbi Brown where people feel comfortable in their own skin. This month, I join… READ MORE

Going Home

Going Home


What can I say about my hometown and family? I love them both.
From shooting an interview with my amazing and wise Aunt Alice, to going on Windy City Chicago with my Dad to talk about his newest book, Flights of Marceau, and the launch of Bobbi Brown Eyewear, the trip… READ MORE

Phenomenal Woman

Phenomenal Woman


I remember watching Maya Angelou deliver the inaugural poem when Bill Clinton was sworn in to office in 1993—she was so poised, confident and calm; the picture of a powerful woman. She was really one of the greats, and it’s so hard to believe… READ MORE

How To Get Away

How To Get Away


It’s unofficially summer—my favorite season. I can’t wait to get started on a long weekend with my family and friends at the beach. Ready or not, bathing suit—here I come!
To make weekend getaway packing easy, I like to have a “Go Kit” prepared so that I can throw things… READ MORE

Black Tie at the White House

Black Tie at the White House


This Saturday, I joined Marissa Mayer and the rest of the Yahoo editorial team for the 100th Annual White House Correspondents Dinner—an event that’s part political hobnob, part comedy show and part Academy Awards. It was such a fun evening. I rubbed… READ MORE