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.
Put down the blacks and browns. Mermaid eye makeup is all about color.
As the seasons change from winter to spring, it's time to freshen up your signature scent with something a little lighter. These 14 fragrances for women, reminiscent of freshly cut flowers and cool sunny days, definitely deserve a spritz.
A wedding isn't the time to try some new avant-garde makeup technique. The best wedding makeup tips make the bride look wholesome and fresh on her big day. Rather than go overboard on a dramatic look, concentrate on creating the appearance of flawless skin, discreet coloring, and tasteful hair.
You love wearing your best liquid lipstick—but your partner probably doesn't love wearing it by accident, too. So when you're prepping for your Valentine's Day night out this year, you need a totally kiss-proof liquid lipstick that'll stay looking fresh on your pout… and not smudge all over your date's when things are getting romantic. These 11 long-lasting lipsticks have what it takes to last the whole night. Best of all? Our liquid lipstick faves come in some seriously sweet shades of red and pink for the occasion. Swoon.
I'll let you in on a little secret: mascaras are all pretty similar. Really. Besides a little waterproofing here, a little fortifying protein there, and different pigmentation, there's really not much difference between them. The wand, on the on the other hand, is a different story. If you thought those were the same, think again, because each type of mascara wand serves a different and specific purpose, and choosing the right one is important. If you want to lengthen your lashes, don't pick a wand that's designed for thickening. If you have short lashes, don't use a wand designed for long ones. All mascaras may be created (pretty much) equal, but the wands definitely aren't.
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.
Just the idea of adding more layers to your skin care routine can make anyone who is blessed with oily skin cringe. Don't dismiss primers, though, as they can keep your makeup from slipping and smudging through the day—you just have to find the right one. Focus on finding oil-free primers (duh, right?) that tackle shine, and apply before foundation all over your face or just to the trouble areas like your T-zone. And there's a primer perfect for you, no matter your budget.
The 10-shade eyeshadow palette is breaking barriers in the traditionally one-sided world of beauty.
Mastering a smokey eye is one thing, but turning your eyelids into complete works of art is another. Tal Peleg pairs visual art and makeup design and brings beautiful imagery to life... on her face.