Ten Years in China

Ten Years in China


Whether it’s a pop-up makeup studio in a hotel lobby, a life-size replica of BB Headquarters in Soho, or a Taiwanese hip hop performance (complete with a “we love you Bobbi” chorus), the Chinese know how to throw a party.
Last month, we celebrated the ten year anniversary of Bobbi… 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

The Epitome of Pretty Powerful

The Epitome of Pretty Powerful


In honor of Memorial Day and in celebration of US Service women, I spent a day last week at NEX, a military base exchange store in Bethesda, Maryland. Together with my awesome PRO Artist Tia Hebron, I had the honor of giving one-on-one makeup lessons to… READ MORE

Makeup & Mother’s Day

Makeup & Mother’s Day


As a little girl, I used to watch my mom applying her makeup and experimenting with different looks. No matter how momentary the trend (think white eyeshadow), she always looked glamorous and totally comfortable in her skin. Watching her, I learned to love makeup but also… READ MORE

Salute the Runway

Salute the Runway


When I was asked to help out with Salute the Runway—an event featuring real women who have served in the armed forces—to kick off New York Fashion Week, I couldn’t have said a more enthusiastic “yes.”
The show, which happened Wednesday night at… READ MORE

Make a Wish

Make a Wish


So, it’s my birthday. I love birthdays—good friends, delicious food and wish-making. What could be better? Usually, I keep my birthday wish to myself, but this year I want to share it with all of you.
As you may know, our Pretty Powerful Campaign for Women & Girls—an ongoing philanthropic project here at Bobbi Brown… READ MORE

Pretty Powerful Beauty Stories

Pretty Powerful Beauty Stories


Women ask me all the time for tips on how to look younger. Of course, I understand—we all have moments when we want to turn back the clock. But I really believe that feeling your best is about being who you are, and that with the right makeup and tools any woman… READ MORE

Pretty Powerful Pot Rouge

Pretty Powerful Pot Rouge

My motivation, as a makeup artist and as the founder of my company, has always been to help women be confident and feel comfortable being themselves. I think all women are pretty, and with the right tools, are empowered to a higher level of pretty.
That’s why I am so excited to announce the launch of the Pretty Powerful Campaign for Women & Girls. What began as a… READ MORE

Year of the Snake

Year of the Snake

Happy Chinese New Year, everyone.  Here’s to good fortune, health and happiness over the next twelve months. This past Sunday marked the beginning of the Year of the Snake.   Snakes come in a varieties of colors and patterns- maybe that’s why people born in the… READ MORE

Bobbi Takes Beijing

Bobbi Takes Beijing

 
Talk about a frequent flier- I recently got back from one of my favorite (and busiest) trips of this year: Beijing and Hong Kong. I met hundreds of people—press, makeup artists and some of Asia’s biggest beauty fans—to talk about my Pretty Powerful philosophy. It’s not the first time I’ve… READ MORE

Pretty Stoked

Pretty Stoked

If you’ve seen the cover of my latest book, Pretty Powerful: Beauty Stories to Inspire Confidence, you’ve seen our hot pink skateboards (so rad, right?). The inspiration for the original Pretty Powerful skateboard on the cover came from wanting to empower women to try something that isn’t typically thought of as a woman’s sport.  We wondered: what better way to celebrate Pretty Powerful’s… READ MORE