Photos: BE November 2012 TSV Beautifully Brilliant

October 17, 2012

It certainly pays to be a QVC Insider, especially around the holidays. The November issue includes several tantalizing TSVs, but I only had eyes for one: the bareMinerals Beautifully Brilliant kit, which will be presented on November 16th. The kit sells for $49.98 and includes eight pieces as follows: READY Eyeshadow Quad in The Possibilities–Promise […]

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Review: READY 8.0 The Finer Things

September 19, 2012

The latest READY 8.0 palette is called The Finer Things. This cool-toned palette was a late addition to last week’s preview lineup in bareMinerals boutiques and online, and will be widely available next month. Like the other 8.0 palettes, this one contains eight colors in a shiny silver compact and includes a double ended eyeshadow […]

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New BE at Ulta: READY Luminizer, Main Attraction Kit

August 30, 2012

Ulta has some brand new BE products listed this morning! In addition to the READY foundation launch in twenty shades, there are two other new options. The first (and most exciting) is the introduction of the READY Luminizer in your choice of Shining Moment with Pearl (for warmer complexions) and Love Affair with Pearl (for […]

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Photos & First Impressions: bareMinerals READY SPF 20 Foundation

August 27, 2012

After waiting months (actually years!) for a solid mineral foundation product from Bare Escentuals, it’s finally here. Today I was thrilled to receive the READY SPF 20 Foundation and Precision Face Brush that I ordered from QVC a couple of weeks ago. I selected the Fair shade since I typically wear Fair in BE original […]

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Who Knew? Military Makeup Will Protect Soldiers from Bomb-Blast Burns | The Verge

August 27, 2012

I stumbled across this article this morning and just had to share it. Most of us already know how much better makeup can make us feel, and that a good SPF 30 moisturizer can help protect us from sunburn and premature aging, but who knew that it could also protect from serious injury? Military makeup […]

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BE on QVC: August 2012 Show Times & Product List

August 15, 2012

Bare Escentuals is on QVC today, with showtimes at 3PM and 8PM Eastern. Of course the big news is the official launch of the new solid READY foundation, but there are also a few other goodies in store: A225353 Brightening Eyelid Primer Duo ($24)–includes Brightening and Brightening Pearl A225638 READY 4.0 Eyeshadow Quad in The […]

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EcoTools Online Store Now Open!

August 8, 2012

If you love EcoTools brushes and accessories — and who wouldn’t, they’re eco-friendly, great quality, and very affordable — now you can shop their entire collection at the Eco Tools web site! That’s great news for folks who have had a hard time finding EcoTools in their local stores, or have found the selection at […]

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Update: bareMinerals READY SPF 20 Foundation

August 7, 2012

I posted the news last week (you can read the article here, which contains the full press release), and today I received more information about the new READY foundation that will be launching next month. Ever since I started hearing the rumors about the new foundation, I’ve been curious about the finish–is it very close […]

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New BE at Sephora: READY 8.0 The September Issue, Precision Face Brushes

August 7, 2012

There are three new Bare Escentuals items on the Sephora web page today! READY 8.0 The September Issue ($40)–a limited edition READY eyeshadow palette in a luxe silver case. Features both neutrals and some really pretty jewel tones inspired by this fall’s fashion collections. Includes a mini double-ended brush! bareMinerals Precision Face Brush ($28)–a brand […]

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Coming Soon: bareMinerals READY SPF 20 Foundation

August 3, 2012

Rumors have been flying for months, and I’m thrilled to report that they’re (mostly) true–bareMinerals is indeed coming out with a solid foundation, and the wait is almost over! While the original loose mineral foundation was a literal lifechanger for me, that doesn’t mean that it’s perfect–it can be pretty messy, and it’s difficult to […]

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