Entries by Mary Palmieri

April’s Breakout Brand of the Month

Sometimes life can creep up on us in unexpected ways, taking us on all kinds of twists and turns. You never know what new adventure or happening lies around the corner into the future, so it is almost imperative we set aside personal time to take care of ourselves.   If you are longing to […]

May’s Breakout Brand of the Month

Lately the wear and tear of my busy schedule and the demands of my life have been creeping up on me. As I am sure many of you can relate, I have been feeling worn out and fatigued as my ToDo list just grows longer and longer. During instances like these, I find it really […]

June’s Breakout Brand of the Month

My younger brother suffers from acne. During his lacrosse season, my brother’s acne tends to worsen. Not very often will my 17 year-old “know it all” little brother turn to me for advice. However, during lacrosse season, my brother will actually look to his beauty product obsessed sister, to find a product that will keep his […]

July’s Breakout Brand of the Month

When I first me Noreen Young, I was instantly drawn in to her ineffable energy and charm. Even through e-mail, I could sense her charisma and passion for what she does. This same passion and charisma, is what prompted me to deem Noreen’s product line – Irresistible Beauty – July’s Breakout Brand of the Month. […]

August Breakout Brand of the Month

My biggest vice, aside from excessive shopping, is excessive junk food eating. As I am sure many of you can relate, if a group existed for Over-Eaters Anonymous or Junk-Food Addicts, I’d be the first to sign up. My addiction to all things sweet, salty and bad for you is my main motivation for cleansing. […]

An Honestly Brilliant Affair

From Christie Brinkley to the 1st Annual The Beauty Marketplace Breakout Brand of the Year, HBA was chock full of action and an Honestly Brilliant Affair for exhibitors and attendees alike. While putting together an event the magnitude of the HBA Global Expo can at times be stressful, through solid efforts and genuine teamwork, it […]

October Breakout Brand of the Month

We are back in action in year 2 for the The Beauty Marketplace Breakout Brand of the Month nominees! Dr. Christine Rodgers was our 1st Annual 2010 The Beauty Marketplace Breakout Brand of the Year winner and a former October nominee for her brand – En Pointe Skin Solutions. Now let’s see the first monthly […]

Brains and Beauty – November Breakout Brand

  Whenever I am indecisive about which Breakout Brand to choose for the month, suddenly – poof! – Out of no where, an indisputable talent falls right in front of my face. The talent I am referring to is a make-up artist who literally was right in front of my face, helping conceal my dark under eye […]