Fighting Cancer with Fashion

Posted on Oct. 21, 2015

Bathing suit shopping usually comes out of desperation. Your options are either worn out, don't fit properly or were bought decades ago. Imagine being confronted with this task after battling breast cancer. Talk about feeling vulnerable. That's exactly how Chicagoans Lesley Foreman and Jami Weiman, who have each battled their own illnesses, felt. But these two forces weren't going to let their insecurities win....

Support Breast Cancer Awareness with These Amazing Pink Products

Posted on Oct. 19, 2015

Each and every October, women and entrepreneurs rally around breast cancer awareness, creating products that give back. For this year's roundup, we're highlighting a few of our favorites, many are limited edition, that you can pick up this month to help support breast cancer research. Plus, it's always nice to add a little pink into your life. 

1. Bright Pink's ...

GIVEAWAY: Win $350 in Antrodia Skincare for Him & Her!

Posted on Oct. 13, 2015

Everyone loves falling in love, especially when it comes to falling in love with beauty products. Antrodia New York skincare makes it easy to feel infatuated with their high-quality sheet masks. Sheet masks are good for more than just a silly Instagram post. They're relaxing and filled with nutrients for your skin. To enter to win Antrodia's entire product line, which even includes a box for the boys, scroll down!

The key ingredient in...

TV Segment: Fashion & Beauty Tips for Cooler Temps

Posted on Oct. 9, 2015

This morning I had the pleasure of sharing my beauty and fashion tips as we move into cooler temps on Washington DC's "Let's Talk Live" morning show. Watch the video to see my picks and scroll below to shop the products. I've also included some fun photos revealing who I hung out with in the green room and more. Follow me on snapchat (nicolepearltbg) to see the behind-the-scenes videos I took on ...


Found: The Perfect Flat Shoe You Can Wear with Everything

Posted on Oct. 8, 2015

When you show up to work in matching shoes with your boss, you know that you both might be onto something! Loafers have been all over Instagram and runways for fall, and they're the best for comfort and style. Even if you're like Jessica Simpson and are married to your heels, once you slip into these bad boys, you won't want to go back. 

We've rounded up our favorite picks (you'll notice we have a thing for patent), plus you can...

Behind-The-Scenes with Celebrity Makeup Artist Charlotte Tilbury

Posted on Oct. 6, 2015

Could you imagine never letting your husband or boyfriend see you without makeup?! Welcome to celebrity makeup artist Charlotte Tilbury's world. We sat down with the fast-talking British makeup artist, who truly is the makeup artist to the stars (think J Lo and Kate Moss). During our chat, she revealed her secrets to flawless skin, the magic behind her newly launched best-selling products that are flying off shelves and how it's possible ...


The Little Black Book That'll Change Your Life

Posted on Oct. 1, 2015

It seems that here at The Beauty Girl headquarters, we're the last ones standing who haven't converted to the i-calendar. As a writer, there's nothing more satisfying than physically crossing out an item on my never-ending to-do list. Sure, that may mean I have to lug around what some may consider to be a clunky datebook. But little do they know that the modern-day hardcover planner does way more than simply design our day. While others are...

What's In My Bag: I'm Giving Lip Service in The Debut Issue of "FW-Chicago"

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Posted on Sep. 25, 2015

I'm honored to be featured in the debut issue of Chicago's newest magazine FW-Chicago (pronounced 'forward'). The pages are filled with everything a modern woman wants from style and interior design to business advice and profiles on inspiring Chicago women. Oh, and of course there's beauty. That's where I come in. I opened up my purse to share the 4 lipsticks every women should have. Scroll down to shop my favorites!




Hack Your Make-Up Bag: One Product, Two Ways

Posted on Sep. 23, 2015

Your beauty products are like your team of personal assistants so make 'em work! These are our favorite items that pull double-duty and have proven to be invaluable.

1. Benefit's High Brow Glow Lifting Pencil....

6 NYFW Beauty Trends To Add To Your Inspiration Board

Posted on Sep. 17, 2015


There are over 300 fashion shows at New York Fashion Week, with a thousand beauty looks to choose from. While you go about your day, it's our job to weed through it all, pick out the top trends you should know about and the ones we encourage you to try. With that said, drumroll are our nominees for the best hair and makeup you should try or at least add to your...

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