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!
Hey, we've all been there. You're out and about, having the best time ever until ... the next morning. But the world waits for no one, and makeup can be your best ally when it comes to what you did last night. Hangover skin is dehydrated with poor circulation. While you can't undrink those drinks, you can look fresh with great makeup and skincare. Here's how to look good when hungover!
The silicone sponge has taken the beauty world by storm, but your favorite beauty vloggers are here to debate whether it should replace your beloved beauty blender.
Powder, pencil, pomade, or all three? Here are multiple ways to get the eyebrows you've been dreaming of.
This year is all about switching things up, and your eyeliner is no different. Check out some of your favorite celebrities rocking upside-down eyeliner everywhere they go.
Do you have redness, dark circles, or other skin discoloration? You may need more than just foundation and concealer.
Kim Kardashian is known to the world as the indisputable selfie queen, and we can't say we're surprised after witnessing some of her best beauty moments over the years. Try some of these gorgeous looks for yourself!
Brighten up your face with beautiful, natural peach tones for a soft, natural glow. Read on for the full tutorial.
Most women can probably attest to knowing at least one friend or family member who absolutely refuses to leave the house until she's “put her face on.” Many women will not consider going anywhere, whether to the grocery store, the gym, or even the beach, without first putting on a little bit of mascara or lipstick. More often than not, we probably just consider this person to be high-maintenance and laugh it off; but what we may not realize is that this may not be a random compulsive habit or even a question of vanity, but instead a real question of self-confidence.
Applying eyeliner is not a one-size-fits-all deal. We've got all of the beauty tricks you need to learn how to play up your most alluring feature!
If you're nervous about getting your makeup professionally done for the first time, this piece is for you. We had our favorite working makeup artist weigh in to answer all of your makeup questions before a big appointment. And she has quite a few tips to make it go smoothly. Just follow these simple dos and don'ts to ensure that you'll leave your appointment with results you love!
We wear eyeliner and mascara to make our eyes pop, foundation to cover up fine lines and blemishes, and blush to give our cheeks a youthful glow. But depending on how we use such products, and the age at which we use them, our good intentions can easily go awry. Certain colors and product applications that look great on a 20-year-old might not be as flattering on a 60-year-old. If an aging appearance worries you, avoid these makeup mistakes that instantly make us look older.
Getting those major brows doesn't need to cost a fortune. We found some of the most surprising ways to up your brow game with things you already own.
Statistics say that a woman spends 99.9 percent of the 48 hours leading up to a first date obsessing over the myriad of hair, makeup, and outfit options. Okay, maybe that's an exaggeration (60 percent of statistics are made up, after all), but let's be honest: We women tend to spend way too much time and energy trying to impress and entice--sometimes to the point of achieving quite the opposite.
When transitioning to a cruelty-free beauty routine, products are usually the first to pare down, and next, makeup brushes. Makeup brushes are commonly made with goat, squirrel, badger and pony hair. Some people are sensitive to animal hair and for others like myself, it just doesn't sit right. I've been on a quest to find the best cruelty free makeup brushes and here are my findings.
When you want to accentuate your eyes, don't just stop at eyeshadow, eyeliner, and mascara. Lipstick colors can have huge impacts on your eyes--just select a lipstick complementary to your eye color. The right shade can make your eyes look brighter and more vivid in a flash.
There is almost always more than one right way to do something, and how to apply foundation is no exception. The "right" application simply depends on the level of coverage and type of finish you desire. Whether you like ultra-natural, barely there coverage or not-a-spot-in-sight full coverage, there's a method out there for you. Finding the winning combination for yourself is all about experimentation, but here's a quick guide to five time-tested application methods for whatever coverage level you desire.
The Korean beauty makeup application trend called jamsu requires you to dunk your freshly made-up face into ice cold water. So I did just that. The things we do for beauty, right?
This makeup tutorial is the perfect update when your go-to smokey eye just isn't doing it for you anymore.
Seeing ipsy's signature hot pink envelope in your mailbox each month has got to be the best feeling ever. But even the most devoted subscriber might not realize that there are certain ways to help ensure that you love the monthly goodies in every bag-score!
New year, new you right? Psh, whatevs. You're already fabulous! However, I know we can all improve our beauty routine. I have 10 things I want you to start doing, and 10 beauty habits I'd love for you to kick to the curb.
One lipstick, three ways (not all on your lips!). Prepare to have your mind blown.