Beauty
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CGN’s Insider Report: Amazon’s Luxury Beauty Play

It’s been in the works for months and Amazon finally unveiled its proud production this past Thursday:¬† The Amazon Luxury Beauty Store According to a WWD article earlier this week, Amazon.com hopes to revolutionize how ‚...

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CGN’s Insider Report: Mascara’s Magic Secrets

So, you think you know your mascara formulas, huh? Me too. After all, I worked for Lancome Cosmetics for many years, and that brand takes its mascaras seriously! I was a Regional Trainer with them when they launched Definicils ...

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CGN’s Insider Report: Are You Greenwashed?

What the hell is greenwashing and why should you care? Read on, Career Girls! We’re about to bust the lid of off the (beauty) news story of the season! Are you being greenwashed? I started writing about green beauty three...


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What’s Your Skin Eating? [Infographic]

I feel a green ‘phase’ coming on again. For someone who considers herself ¬†’a healthy’ person, I consume (and apply) a lot of junk! On one hand, I strive to maintain my health (and weight — who am...

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CGN’s Insider Report: Fall Beauty Trend Update

Another Fashion Week wrapped up and the Spring 2014 beauty trends started surfacing as fast as the models hit the runways, BUT we have way too much ahead of us this season to let ourselves get distracted by the likes of pastels...

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CGN’s Favorite Things: Concealers, Foundations, and Powders

Two weeks ago, we kicked off a new series called¬†CGN’s Favorite Things. Thus far we’ve¬†featured our favorite primers, shadows, lips, and cheek¬†products. This week we wrap up the series with our top picks for conc...


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CGN’s Favorite Things: Lips and Cheeks

A Few of Our Favorite Things! Last week, we kicked off a new series called CGN’s Favorite Things in which we featured our favorite primers and eye products. This week we add on to the look with our top picks for lips and ...

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CGN’s Favorite Things: Prime and Shadow

The fall (retail) season hit its full stride last week, so new, new, NEW is the word on the beauty street. As noted a few weeks ago in Marc Jacobs Beauty and More, the fall season serves up more new beauty and skincare products...

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How to Spice Up Your Office Beauty Look

CGN is delighted to host Katie McBroom, Allure’s 2013 most buzz-worthy beauty blogger in this week”s edition of CGN’s Insider Report Hi Career Girls! Katie from¬†Martinis and Mascara¬†here to share some quick ...


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CGN’s Insider Report: Does She, or Doesn’t She?

Many of you know my ongoing struggle with the beauty industry; it’s a true love-hate thing for me. As a youngster, I escaped into the glossy pages of a teen beauty magazine to avoid a tumultuous childhood. My love affair with...