Lipgloss Break

China Glaze Spring 2012 Electropop


I'm loving China Glaze's Spring line - Electropop. Two different sets will be out in Feburary, a Lights collection and a Brights collection. The pinks and purples in this collection are perfect for toes in the Spring/Summer. And I love that it comes with a glitter in the mix! 




L'Eau de ChloƩ fragrance


The latest edition to the Chloe Fragrance collection - L'Eau de Chloe, will be on counters mid-february. The print campaign will feature the beautiful French model Camille Rowe-Pourcheresse, who also starred in the Chloe signature fragrance campaign this past Fall. Has anyone smelled this yet? 




SAG Beauty - Hair by Wella


Emma Stone
Styled by Mara Roszak for Wella Professionals

“Emma’s dress was my inspiration. I wanted to create a smooth, polished up-do with a bit of a modern 50's feel.” – Says Mara Roszak of the hairstyle she created for Emma Stone at tonight’s Screen Actors Guild Awards®.

Step-by-Step Styling
1.       Part the hair to the side then apply Wella Professionals Velvet Amplifier to wet hair and blow dry smooth
2.       Add a pump of Wella Professionals Mirror Polish to hands and apply lightly to hair, starting at the ends, to smooth out any fly aways
3.       Tease the crown of the hair to add a little height and pull into a mid-height ponytail
4.       Twist the ponytail and then wrap into a bun and secure with bobby pins
5.       Spray all over with Wella Professionals Stay Firm hairspray


Zoe Saldana
Styled by Mara Roszak for Wella Professionals

“Zoe’s dress was so inspiring. I wanted to create a "not too perfect" up-do by adding texture and movement to the hair, while keeping it modern and fresh.” – Says Mara Roszak of the hairstyle she created for Zoe Saldana at tonight’s Screen Actors Guild Awards®.

Step-by-Step Styling
1.       Apply Wella Professionals Extra Volume Mousse to wet hair and rough dry
2.       Then, using a 3/4" barrel curling iron, add waves to the hair by rotating the direction of the curl
3.       Once the whole head was waved, spray Wella Professionals Ocean Spritz on the hair to break up the wave and add texture
4.       Loosely pull the hair back into a low pony  and secured it with an elastic
5.       Then split the pony into two sections and braid them both, then wrap the braids into a bun and secure with bobby pins
6.       Once the hair is up, apply a dab of  Wella Professionals Bold Move styling paste to fingertips and define a few pieces around the face
7.       Spray all over with Wella Professionals Stay Firm finishing spray


SAG Beauty - Rose Byrne's Red Carpet Hair




Check out Rose Byrne's new look debut on the SAG Awards Red Carpet. Her stylist...my favorite guy - John Frieda International Creative Consultant Harry Josh! 


Harry Josh says that her new look is "70's inspired with a modern twist. Think Michelle Pfeiffer in Scarface meets a modern day Anna Wintour." 


Here is how Harry styled Rose's new 70's inpsired bob to go with her chic white Elie Saab jumpsuit for the red carpet:

Step 1 - Saturate the Roots with a Volumizer
"I needed to get a lot of lift at the roots. Without that, the look would just fall flat," says Harry. On wet hair, he applied tons of John Frieda Full Repair Root Lift Foam ($6.99) which not only gave him the weightless lift that he needed, but also helped to protect against damage caused by heat styling. 



Step 2 - Protect the Roots
Harry applied the Full Repair Perfect Ends Deep Infusion ($9.99) to smooth the ends and make sure they looked healthy and groomed since her new cut is so blunt. 



Step 3 - Blow Dry with a Round Brush
Section by section, Harry used a natural bristle brush and angled the blow dryer down to get maximum shine.

Step 4 - Place Velco Rollers at the Crown
Harry used the rollers to lock in the volume.

"It's the epitome of chic, just like Rose." - Harry Josh


Total Beauty Post - Best Sephora Buys


We asked women walking out of our local Sephora to give us a peek inside their pretty black and white bags. See what's worth splurging on
11 Best Buys at Sephora Right Now
This is a TotalBeauty.com makeup article
There's nothing that gets us as giddy as a little girl on Christmas Day than spending an afternoon at Sephora. Their shelves are lined with new shadows, perfumes, and the latest products promising to make us look absolutely, positively amazing. But what's the stuff that's really worth the spendy price tag? We stalked Sephora customers to find out.  


Giveaway Break - g2 Organics Odorless Nail Polish Remover




***Giveaway***
Enter to win one of three bottles of g2 Organics Odorless Nail Polish Remover! See my review of this nail polish remover in my previous post. 

Fill out the form below to win! For extra entries, you can sign up for my mailing list, post a link to this giveaway on your blog, follow my blog, follow me and retweet on Twitter , follow me on Pinterest or become a fan on Facebook; just make sure to list the entries in your comment. Enter up to once a day!

This giveaway is open to US residents only. The contest will end on Monday, February 27th. I will randomly select one winner and announce them on Lipgloss Break, so keep checking to see if you're a winner - Good Luck!



g2 Organics Odorless Nail Polish Remover

I was hesitant to believe there could be such a thing as an odorless nail polish remover. But g2 Organics proved me wrong. Not only is it odorless, but it removes tough glitter nail polish without the stench or drying feeling from acetone nail polish.

Each environmentally friendly glass bottle of g2 Organics nail polish remover is reiki-charged, with each bottle containing tiny quartz crystals that have been charged to create harmony and well-being with each swipe.

Reiki-charged is a simple, safe and natural Japanese technique for stress reduction and relaxation. g2 Organics co-founders - Marie & Cherie are both certified Reiki instructors & personally charge each product!


This nail polish remover is great if you don't want to expose your kids or pets to smelly nail polish remover, or if you want to give your daughter a manicure without using toxic removers to clean her nails.


More g2 Organic Fun Facts:
* This product only contains 5 ingredients (compared to a drugstore brand remover that contains an average of 14)
* It contains aloe vera and vitamin E to nourish the nails and cuticles, without drying the nails out.
* It's also non-toxic and safe for everyone including children
* Made with organic and natural ingredients so its environmentally friendly
* A portion of all proceeds goes to cancer research



Bath and Body Works - 20% off coupon


20% off Bath and Body works this weekend. Print off your coupon or shop online. They still have 2 for $20 candles!


Essie Nail Polish Spring Collection - Navigate Her




Navigate Her
A Crewed Interest
To Buy Or Not To Buy
Tour de Finance
Ole Caliente
Orange, It’s Obvious!

essie’s Spring Collection, Navigate Her, celebrates the career focused, independent woman! It  will be available in February 2012 for a suggested price of $8 per bottle.


Anastasia of Beverly Hills Wish You Were Here! Contest

Anastasia Beverly Hills presents Wish You Were Here! makeup kit. This beach inspired kit, available exclusively at Sephora, features the limited edition Pacific Coast Illumin8 Shadow Palette, HydraFull Gloss in Guava, and Clear Brow Gel to give you that cool LA look, no matter where you are. 


To celebrate this cool new kit, one lucky winner will receive a round-trip ticket to Los Angeles, a two-night stay at a Los Angeles hotel, a brow appointment with Anastasia, a hair and makeup makeover featuring the Wish You Were Here! kit at the Anastasia Beverly Hills Salon, and a photo shoot with the ABH team!


Here’s all you need to do...
  • Take a postcard-worthy photo of yourself in front of your favorite local landmark!
  • Make a new post of the picture on Facebook and tag Anastasia of Beverly Hills (www.facebook.com/AnastasiaBeauty) in the photo to enter. You need to first LIKE the page on Facebook in order to tag us.
  • Or email your name, home address, and photograph to “wishyouwerehere@anastasia.net”.
  • One entry per contestant only by 11:59 PM PST on February 3, 2012
  • You must be a United States citizen to enter.
The Anastasia Beverly Hills team will select a winner and fly you out for a Los Angeles beauty weekend with Anastasia!   See anastasia.net/wishyouwerehere for complete contest rules and details.