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What’s Up? Media welcomes a new set of nine glamor gurus to its Beauty Buzz Team

Dec 07, 2016 02:00PM ● Published by Becca Newell

Each Beauty Buzz Team Member left the orientation party with their first bag of health and beauty samples to evaluate.

Special thanks to:

Gluten Free Bakery Girl in Easton and Annapolis
Jailbreak Brewing Company in Laurel
Hair O’ the Dog Wine & Spirits in Easton
Main Ingredient in Annapolis
Whole Foods in Annapolis

By Becca Newell

What’s Up? Media welcomed a new set of nine glamor gurus to its Beauty Buzz Team on Wednesday, August 31st. The orientation party, held at our Annapolis-based headquarters, offered a meet-and-greet with the editorial staff, an introduction to the review process, and a few light bites, along with some champagne—it wouldn’t be a party without a little bubbly! Look out for their first product reviews in print and online (at in January.


Meet the Beauty Buzz Team

Nina Rodgers Age: 35 Location: Crofton Favorite brands: Bare Minerals, IT Cosmetics, and Clinique Desert Island item: Carmex lip balm

Name: Valerie Smith Age: 46 Location: Severna Park Favorite brands: Dermalogica, Bobbi Brown Cosmetics, and Essie Desert island item: Sunscreen!

Name: Cathy Belcher Age: 64 Location: Edgewater Favorite brands: Maybelline, L’Oréal, and Revlon Desert island item: Mascara

Name: Ashtyn Williams Age: 24 Location: Pasadena Favorite brands: Redken Desert island item: Foundation

Name: Gina Roter Age: 59 Location: Severna Park Favorite brands: Trish McEvoy, Clinique, and Neutrogena Desert island item: Mascara

Name: Lee Norwood Age: 46 Location: Severna Park Favorite brands: Bobbi Brown Cosmetics, Laura Mercier, and Maybelline Desert island item: Mascara

Name: Kristen Porter Age: 50 Location: Annapolis Favorite brands: MAC Cosmetics and L’Oréal Desert island item: Lip gloss

Name: Lorna “B” Leone Age: 67 Location: Stevensville Favorite brands: Anastasia and Chanel Desert island item: Sunscreen

Name: Charlene Marcum Age: 60 Location: Easton Favorite brands: Lancôme and Tatcha Desert island item: Mascara

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