MAC Cosmetics Orlando Store Opening with Recording Artist, Madison BeerMAC Cosmetics newest store concept isn’t about you. It’s about your daughter — but only if she’s still in high school. The MAC youth store format is aimed with laser precision at tweens and teens. The first is already open in Orlando, Florida; the next is scheduled to open in NYC this December. [geek on]


How to Have Awesome Teen Skin_Karla Spetic_lipstick Napoleon Perdis Devine Goddess Hara_photo by Wendell Teodoro“In teen minds it’s very simple: I have bad skin if I have acne; I have good skin if I don’t have acne,” says Leala McInerney, senior educator for Dermalogica skincare. “Teens rank facial skin appearance above having fun and enjoying life,” she adds. Whoa. Thankfully, a good combination of routine and ingredients can reduce breakouts and redirect teen focus from their faces to good times (which hopefully include decent grades — hah!). And maybe these expert tips from McInerney and dermatologist Dr. Paul Cohen can help in time for great family holiday photos. [geek on]


OPI Infinite Shine BeautyGeeksOPI Infinite Shine is coming – that much we know. There’s lots of buzz all over the interwebs. But other than a possible November 3rd launch, we’ve go no official word from OPI (probably because we’re not salon-pro types). So we went on a hunt for things to show you while you rub your hands together in anticipation (and ready your wallet for emptying). [geek on]


Revlon Colorburst Lipgloss_Adorned_beautygeeks lipstick diaryI saw the most amazing fuchsia lip colour on someone and had to have it. Well, that’s not unusual. But Revlon Colorburst Lipgloss in Adorned is unexpected. More highly pigmented than you’d think, it’s less shiny than it seems and very comfortable on lips. But while the colour in the tube called to me — hello, fuchsia — the visible shimmer in the formula pushed me away. Then I saw how it looked after application, and I geeked out. [geek on]


Revlon Boho Chic Collection fall 2014Revlon polish makes me happy. Revlon Boho Chic makes me happy too. It’s a quick, three shade post to show you what Revlon and Gucci Westman (Revlon’s global artistic director) have been up to for Fall. [geek on]


Chanel No 5 The One That I Want_Gisele Bundchen and Michiel HuismanNicholas Sparks has nothing on Baz Luhrmann and Chanel Nº 5: The One That I Want, a breathtaking mini-film that made its debut today. Starring the impossibly gorgeous Gisele Bündchen and striking “Game of Thrones” actor Michiel Huisman, the dreamy piece celebrates the iconic fragrance and the woman who wears it. It might make you hate your life want to be Gisele more than ever. And if you think you know the song “The One That I Want,” you’re in for a surprise. [geek on]


Hello Kitty Holiday 2014_40th Anniversary An Apple A Day Trio_tinted lip balm applesSome things are just too cute to overlook. Some things like this limited-edition Hello Kitty 40th Anniversary An Apple A Day Trio of tinted lip balms. Adorable, right? (I know a manigeek who covets them apples.) [geek on]


CAUSEmetics Today collection close-up cropCausemetics Today, new natural Canadian cosmetics collaboration is thinking about the cost of living with cancer. A Canadian Breast Cancer Support Fund (CBCSF) initiative, the Causemetics collection features re-branded items from 11 Canadian natural-beauty brands. From $4 to $10 of each sale helps to provide short-term financial assistance while patients go through breast-cancer treatment. Instead of research, this is about groceries, car payments, utilities bills… living[geek on]


Pepcid Complete_best antacid and acid reducerI want to go back and edit the headline to say something more beauty-smart, but the fact is I just love Pepcid Complete. If you’ve ever reached for a roll of antacids more than once a day, you’d love it too. [geek on]


Hello Kitty Nail Stamping Kawaii Set 40th AnniversaryHello Kitty nail stuff makes me giddy. I’ve been a Hello Kitty fan since I was knee-high to a grasshopper. True story. I don’t know what it is about her but even though I’m older than she is, I love her so much. She’s 40 now but she still looks so great! [geek on]