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3 Easy Halloween Makeup Ideas Using Just One Product

I have a not-so-guilty pleasure come Halloween time, and it's not just indulging in a generous handful of fun-sized Twix. Every year, I find myself inexplicably drawn to those addictive terrifying makeup tutorials with no fewer than a dozen steps or…
By Khalea Underwood

5 Glittery Halloween Makeup Looks — And A Genius Glitter-Removal Hack, Too

Believe it or not, one of the trendiest Halloween getups this year is a cow costume. And not to shame (or shade) anyone of the black and white-spotted persuasion, but personally, I prefer something glamorous. Something glitzy. Something... glitter.…
By Jessica DeFino

How To Remove The Toughest Halloween Makeup, According To Hollywood Artists

Not into the whole head-to-toe costume thing? Not a problem. This Halloween, a heavy-handed coat of makeup is all you need to make a statement (think zombie face paint with your standard jeans and tee shirt). In a recent study from Lyst and…
By Jessica DeFino

The Fall 2018 Makeup Palettes You Shouldn't Miss, According To Experts

I consider myself low-maintenance when it comes to my makeup routine. For a long time, I thought that meant makeup palettes were out of my league. What would I do with all of those shades, anyway? Flash forward to approximately 27 single pots of…
By Jessica DeFino

Ericka La Pearl's Makeup Hacks Include This $5 Cult Product — And A Trick You've Never Tried Before

The runway shows and street style inspiration during fashion week were great and all, but there's an unsung icon that most people might be forgetting: Cardi B. The artist changed her look frequently — she wore head-to-toe leopard print one moment…
By Jessica DeFino

Busy Women Will Love Isabel Marant’s Affordable New Makeup Collection

When a master of French girl fashion and one of the world's most recognized beauty brands join forces for a capsule collection, it's going to be good. So when L'Oréal Paris first announced its collaboration with French designer Isabel Marant on…
By Zoe Ward

2018's Best New Beauty Products Are Ones You Can't Get Yet (Sorry!)

New York Fashion Week has come and gone, and while being backstage at the shows is a great way to dig your heels in and do some true, nitty-gritty reporting, there are also some other solid perks: You'll spot Duckie Thot checking her Instagram…
By Khalea Underwood

Keira Knightley's Makeup Artist Walks Us Through The Perfect Red Lip (Psst: It Costs $30)

Look at any photo from the Los Angeles Colette premiere on Sept. 15 and you'll agree that the red carpet was pure eye candy for the fashion- and beauty-obsessed. And Keira Knightley's makeup routine — which perfectly offset her sparkly dress — was…
By Ruby Buddemeyer

You’re $10 Away From Nailing NYFW’s Biggest Makeup Trend

New York Fashion Week is officially a wrap, and while most of the clothes might not be readily available, there's no reason not to experiment with makeup ideas from Spring/Summer 2019 runways immediately. The best looks are easy to emulate using…
By Julie Schott

This $8 Face Mist Was Used Backstage At NYFW & You Can Buy It On Amazon Right Now

Runway hair, makeup, and nail trends often vary from season to season, but backstage at fashion week, a select roster of tried and true beauty essentials remain the same year after year. The truth is, a vast majority of the hair and makeup looks you…
By Julie Schott

Gigi Hadid Just Walked At NYFW Wearing A $7 Product You Probably Use Every Day

The very second that New York Fashion Week rolls around, I prepare for the inevitable dent that'll hit my bank account. Between the rise in see-now-buy-now shows and the incredibly inspiring street style, shopping is a given during fashion's busiest…
By Ruby Buddemeyer

You Already Own Two Of NYFW’s Hottest Beauty Tools

There are two kinds of beauty enthusiasts: For the sake of generalization, we'll separate them into two groups: the makeup minimalists, and glow-all-outs. The latter group doesn't mind rising at the crack of dawn to moisturize, prime, prep, and…
By Khalea Underwood

Meghan Markle’s Go-To Dress Designer Now Has A Must-See Makeup Collection

Brandon Maxwell’s designs are the the epitome of glamour. Since the ready-to-wear label’s inception in 2015, he’s been making a name for himself on the fashion scene; Meghan Markle has worn his designs, as have Blake Lively and Joan Smalls, and his…
By Anna Buckman

The Only Fall Eyeshadow Palettes You Need, According To A Celeb Makeup Artist

Pardon the clichés, but autumn is associated with loads of change. You swap your cold brew for a good ol' pumpkin spice latte, and your plain white tee for a crisp button down. The leaves are restyling from green to a satisfying palette of brown and…
By Khalea Underwood

How A Pro Creates A Glowing Beauty Look Using Makeup From Target

Rachel Zoe has made a tradition of celebrating the beginning of fashion month by showing her collection in LA. She chose to unveil Spring 2019 during a seated dinner at the Hotel Bel Air on September 4, with 150 close friends and industry insiders…
By Nicky Deam

The Lip Color Jenna Dewan Keeps In Rotation Is So Easy To Wear

Have you ever noticed that Jenna Dewan wears pink lipstick like it's her job? Pink isn't a particularly easy color to wear — choose the wrong hue and you can be left with washed out or garish lips — which makes Dewan's signature color that much more…
By Ruby Buddemeyer

Highlighter Is This Year’s Makeup MVP (Just Ask Rihanna)

If there was an MVP of makeup this year, we think highlighter would be it. In fact, it holds the title for the past few years, now that we think about it. Never have we been more willing to take a page from Rihanna’s book and “shine bright like a…
By Alexa Schwarz

The Right Way To Clean Your Makeup Tools, According To The Pros

Our brushes are the backbone of our beauty routine. We rely on our tools to do everything from perfectly sculpting our face to giving us a Beyoncé-worthy glow. These sacred tools deserve our respect, and that means lathering up and cleaning our…
By Jaclyn Smock

Bold Eye Makeup Can Be Wearable—Here’s How

Some style goals just seem plain old unattainable. Whether it’s finding the courage to chop off your luscious locks in favor of a sassy bob, mixing two prints together to create a runway-esque ensemble or even wearing brightly colored eyeshadow…
By Julia Weiner

What We Should Know About SPF Makeup, According To Industry Experts

While we try to be diligent with our skincare routine, there are times when we will hit the snooze button too many times and end up cutting a few corners in our morning routine. We know we should never skip our AM sunscreen, but sometimes even our…
By Jaclyn Smock

Bella Hadid Just Wore The Makeup Shade Of The Season

Some makeup aficionados are naturally bolder than others. So for those on the braver side of the spectrum, this summer’s brightest color trend—yellow—is a welcomed challenge. And from high-pigment mattes to softer pastels and slight shimmer, the…
By Andrea Marie

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley’s No-Makeup Makeup Literally Requires 3 Products (Yes, 3!)

Coming Up Rosie With summer officially in gear, it's likely you're thinking of simplifying your look and transitioning to a more fresh-faced feel for the season. We've always admired women who get the no-makeup makeup look right, and our muse of the…
By Andrea Marie

8 Sweat-Proof Makeup Setting Sprays

When it’s humid outside, it can seem impossible to keep your makeup on your face. Whether you have dry or oily skin, the mugginess of summer can get the best of every complexion. But not to worry, we have the solution for every sweaty situation:…
By Jaclyn Smock

The Best Gold Makeup For A Glowing Summer

With summer creeping up quicker than you know it, you're likely thinking of new beauty moves for the upcoming season. As usual, sun-kissed skin and a bronzy face are on the brain, and what better way to achieve this look than with hints of gold?…
By Andrea Marie

This Is The Right Order To Apply Your Makeup, According To A Pro

Order Up As much as we love to think we have our makeup routines down pat, there are still a few lingering questions we have in terms of application—particularly the order. And, believe it or not, the chronology of our products can impact the final…
By Andrea Marie

The Biggest Makeup Mistakes And How To Fix Them, Straight From A Makeup Artist

Kiss And Makeup As noble as our efforts might be to stay on top of our makeup application game, we're all vulnerable to mistakes, some of which we don't even realize we're making. We recently spoke to Pamela Faller, professional makeup artist for…
By Andrea Marie

The Makeup Trends You’ll Be Seeing Everywhere This Summer

Can you believe it’s almost summer? Neither can we. That said, we’re looking forward to trying new beauty trends for the hottest season of the year. From adding a pop of unexpected color to being all-bronze-everything, you can try it all. Ahead, we…
By Andrea Marie

The Makeup Secrets French Girls Swear By

Oui Oui! One thing we can all agree on is that French women manage to look effortless all the time. So how exactly do they pull this off? It's not exactly rocket science, but they definitely have a few tried-and-true tricks up their sleeves that…
By Andrea Marie

The Perfect Beauty Brands For Your Makeup Style

Just like with fashion, everyone has their own unique makeup style. Maybe you’re into a dewy glow, or you love a dramatic, glammed-up look. Regardless of your preference, there are countless makeup lines ready to cater to your every whim. Find your…
By Julia Weiner

Concealer Hacks To Improve Your Makeup Game

If there’s one product in our beauty kit that we can always depend on, it’s concealer. It’s our go-to for hiding dark circles and pesky pimples, but we also love it for its ability to improve our beauty routine beyond covering and concealing. Read…
By Jaclyn Smock

Jennifer Lopez Is Launching Her Own Makeup Line

Our beauty prayers have officially been answered because Jennifer Lopez is officially launching her own makeup collection. Yes, you read that correctly. The glowing goddess herself will be hitting store shelves with a range of pigments and much…
By Andrea Marie

How To Use Makeup Brushes Like A Pro

Any beauty professional will tell you that a flawless face depends entirely on the tools used. You might have the silkiest foundation or the perfect setting powder but without the proper makeup brush, you won’t achieve your glow goals. The following…
By Jaclyn Smock

The Makeup Must-Haves For Every Age Group

As much as love all things beauty, certain products simply do not stand the test of time. Those beloved hues and formulas that were close to our hearts in our twenties don't always have a place in our vanities ten or 20 years later. As we get older,…
By Andrea Marie

5 Essential Makeup Tips To Know By Age 40

Beauty Wisdom Fact: Our skin changes as we get older and has to be catered to differently at various stages of life. Sure, we've all learned just about everything we can on preventing signs of premature aging and such, but at the end of the day, the…
By Andrea Marie

The Makeup Products You Need To Ditch For Spring

Trends come and go, but true style is about how you adapt to the constant evolution. To help you always put forward the most stylish version of yourself, we’re breaking down four makeup looks to leave behind for spring, and four fresh trends to try…
By Stephanie Montes

This Makeup Artist’s Trick For Glowing Skin Is Genius

The (Real) Glow-Getter Great makeup starts with great skin, and when our own complexion isn't looking so bright, we typically reach for a good old highlighter. Makeup artists have a few pro tricks to applying the illuminating product and amplifying…
By Andrea Marie

The Best Makeup Color Combinations—And How To Wear Them

One of our favorite things about makeup is playing around with finishes and colors. The beauty community is always coming up with daring ways to paint your face, and the options are endless. Whether it’s bold lips with lustrous eyes, or vibrant eyes…
By Andrea Marie

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley Spills All Her Makeup Secrets

Here’s the thing: When we hear of models or celebrities having five- or ten-minute makeup routines, our typical knee-jerk reaction is an eye roll. It’s common knowledge that these glam girls typically come with a well-crafted entourage of beauty…
By Angela Melero

A Celebrity Makeup Artist Sounds Off On The Most Popular Looks For Spring

While the runways offer a decent bird’s eye view of the trends to come in the following seasons, it’s essentially up to us—consumers—to take those looks and give them wings. For spring, we’re hearing a lot of talk of pretty pastels, dewy skin and…
By Angela Melero

8 Makeup Mistakes That Are Making You Look Older

We work so hard to prevent fine lines, wrinkles and uneven skin, but we don’t often consider that our makeup might be perpetuating those issues. When you end up making fine lines look deeper, your complexion sallow and dark circles worse, it’s time…
By Stephanie Montes

These Makeup-Artist-Approved Face Wipes Have A Surprising Benefit

Last year, a mysterious ingredient called squalane was suddenly booming in the beauty industry, and once we learned its benefits, we weren't a bit surprised. We dubbed squalane as the next major skin-saving ingredient (in fact, an eye cream infused…
By Andrea Marie

These Beauty Products Make A Case For Wearing Makeup To The Gym

Not too long ago, it was considered a major faux pas to wear yoga pants outside of a yoga studio. Fast-forward to today and not only is athleisure a comfortable option for a weekend sweat session, we’re pairing it with our favorite designer pieces.…
By Stephanie Montes

This Genius Makeup Organizer Will Make Your Life So Much Easier

We can all relate to the struggle of not wanting to clean our makeup brushes, but keeping them organized is an entirely different ordeal. Well, cult-favorite affordable makeup-brush brand Real Techniques just changed the way we keep ours tidy. We…
By Andrea Marie

How To Get Taylor Hill’s Gorgeous Makeup Look With 5 Products

It-Girl Glam Taylor Hill is one of the biggest It girls of the moment, and the Victoria's Secret model and beauty muse continued her streak of killer makeup looks at the Golden Globes. The bombshell hit the party scene in sunset eye shadow with hues…
By Andrea Marie

Game-Changing Makeup Tips You Need In Your 40s

Your 20s are all about learning lessons, your 30s are dedicated to editing your beauty stash—and your 40s are when you truly refine and perfect your look. This is the decade for minor tweaks that make a major difference. From youth-boosting…
By Stephanie Montes

The Best Drugstore Concealers According To Celebrity Makeup Artists

It’s a fair bet that a makeup artist masterminded the celebrity beauty look you’re coveting. And thankfully the pros are often willing to share the products and techniques they use to get our favorite starlets red-carpet ready. You’ll be surprised…
By Andrea Marie

The Most-Searched Makeup Trends Of 2017

This year was quite the wild ride. And while the default reference is to our lives in general, for the sake of positivity we’re talking beauty. Yes, the overall theme for 2017 involved going bigger and bolder (as if clown contouring wasn’t…
By Angela Melero

The Makeup You Need To Get Rid Of Right Now

Our favorite part about starting a new year is beginning with a clean slate, but in order to kick it off on the right foot there are a handful of things to purge before the ball drops. To get you on track to becoming a better, more organized version…
By Stephanie Montes

4 Major Makeup Trends That Will Be Everywhere In 2018

For those of you who think there’s only so much you can do with your makeup to make it feel new and on trend, allow us to roll out the best looks from Fashion Month. Straight off the best runways from New York to Milan, this is the wave of…
By Stephanie Montes

Kim Kardashian West Just Confirmed This Makeup Trend Is About To Be Huge

It seems every week we're hearing about beauty products Kim K is getting behind. Whether it's contour kits, powders or fragrance, she's doing it all and killing it. Now that the hype from her fragrance launch is dying down following her Thanksgiving…
By Andrea Marie