As a makeup artist and beauty blogger, I've heard it all. The world of makeup and skincare is vast and confusing, so I'm here to break it all down and answer the questions I get the most. If you want a crash course in makeup, read on!
Try our expert shadow, liner, and mascara tricks to take years off your eyes in just a few minutes--no surgery or injections required. We chatted up celebrity makeup artist Gita Bass to learn her top techniques for bright, wide eyes. Read on to learn how to hide dark circles, deal with drooping lids, and more.
My favorite way to wear eyeliner is soft, smoky and smudged. I think it looks the most effortless and sexy. With liquid liner, I like to see a cleanly defined line, but with pencil, I almost always prefer the line smudged.
A talented artist who does not understand proper sanitation just isn't worth the risk. Staph infections, pink eye and cold sores are not glam, but very possible when working with someone who doesn't use proper precautions. These 15 red flags are what you need to watch out for when getting your makeup done.
With new lipkits, glosses, eyeshadows and eyeliners, Kylie Jenner's new birthday makeup collection is golden!
Brows are having a major moment. What was once often an afterthought is now an essential element of your makeup look. Picking the right brow products can make a major difference in just how your brows look. Check out our quick guide on how to fill in your eyebrows with makeup and figure out what products to use to bring out their best.
Doing your makeup every morning as a college student can sometimes seem like an intolerable task, but these products make the process super-speedy, and you'll be looking gorgeous on campus all day long. Every college girl needs these makeup essentials in her beauty arsenal.
When it comes to lashes bigger is always better, but with so many options out there the mascara world can be a little hard to navigate. To help you out, we've rounded up some of our favorite lash-boosting products, guaranteed to give you big, beautiful eyelashes sans the frustration (because clumpy is never cute).
If you'll be jamming out at a festival or two this summer, you may be in need of some fresh and funky eye makeup ideas. If you've always wanted to try an out-there makeup look but never had the venue or nerve to do so, it's time to be your festively fun self! With brightly pigmented shadows, glitter and boldly hued liners, you'll be able to create almost anything, including a subtly tribal look or a mouthwatering ice cream–inspired eye. Here are 10 rocking eye makeup looks created by talented bloggers and makeup artists.
For a line that is lasting, precise and buildable, gel eyeliner is where it's at. Here's how to make that liner glide right on.
Attention, girls who wear glasses: We've got expert tips from makeup artist Bobbi Brown to help you look more gorgeous in your specs. And if you're ready to upgrade your frames, check out the best new classic, cool, and quirky styles, modeled by LHJ readers.
Calling all blondies! Does your hair's flaxen hue make you nervous when it comes to brow definition? We get it--you don't want to go too light or too dark, but you still want to look as though you have eyebrows. Here are a few tips on upping your brow game if you're a blonde.
The monolid is a beautiful and unique eye shape that makes for gorgeous eye makeup if you know what you're doing. Note: Monolids are not the same as hooded eyes. A monolid, true to the name, lacks a crease and is generally flat in appearance. A hooded eye has a crease but it's tucked under a "hood" of skin. Because monolids lack a natural crease, some eye makeup tutorials aren't all that helpful, but we've got your back. Here's how to create monolid eye makeup that has dimension and doesn't take all day!
There are many ways to get catty ... with your liquid liner, that is. If you know what you're doing, your liner can be both sweetly flirtatious and oh-so fierce. Here are three different ways to rock cat-eye makeup; choose the style that suits your mood!
Are scanty lashes cramping your style? False eyelashes are the perfect addition to your night-out makeup routine–and they stay put!
Many people don't know how to create eye-catching eye makeup. For glasses wearers, the task is particularly challenging. But follow our advice and you'll be getting lots of attention and admirers in no time.
Eyeliner goes through different fashion fads more than just about any other type of makeup. Sometimes it's cool to have on thick, black eyeliner. Sometimes it's all the rage to have it as light and pencil-thin as possible. So if you want to learn how to apply eyeliner, you may want to check out the latest trends to determine what styles are in fashion at the moment.
Many women spend a lot of time and money keeping their bushy brows in check. I, on the other hand, spend most of my efforts trying to beef up my barely there brows using growth serums and makeup. If you have naturally light or sparse eyebrows, or if you've over-tweezed like I have, you may want to know how to shape your eyebrows using makeup.