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Popular Black Beauty Vloggers Create B.O.M.B Makeup Challenge

Erika Hardison | Posted 10.28.2016 | Black Voices
Erika Hardison

Black-Owned Makeup Brands Matter As seen on Fabulize Magazine: "Being a Black-owned business in the beauty industry presents a unique set of c...

A Makeup Artist Reveals: What Ugly Women Look Like

Lisa Cox | Posted 05.06.2017 | Women
Lisa Cox

"You're ugly," said the little girl as she stared me down in an elevator. "Excuse you," her mother exclaimed with a mix of horror and embarrassment. ...

My Sort-Of -Blonde Ambitions: A Makeup Artist Allows Himself a Makeover

Andrew Sotomayor | Posted 05.06.2017 | Style
Andrew Sotomayor

I'm now blonde, and I'm having more fun. Well, sort of blonde. My normally black hair is now many shades lighter, with a warm undertone and a noticeable amount of yellow. Instead of going to a salon, I did it myself a couple weeks ago after putting it off for quite awhile.

The 5 Drugstore Foundations Celebrity Makeup Artists Swear By

Allure | Posted 03.23.2017 | Style

By Renee Jacques, Allure Photo: Courtesy Of Maybelline New York, L'Oréal Paris, And Sonia Kashuk Since few of us in the real world have Kerry...

Artist Profile: Photographer and Makeup Artist, Tina Mitoyan

Morena Duwe | Posted 02.22.2017 | Entertainment
Morena Duwe

Tina Mitoyan is a well-rounded and stand-out makeup artist who styles 99 percent of all of her photoshoots as well as directs them. She has worked with models of various ethnicities and finds joy in the creativity involved with the many different flavors of human beauty that exists.

The Drugstore Products Top Makeup Artists Think Everyone Should Own in 2016

Allure | Posted 02.08.2017 | Style

By Renee Jacques, Allure Photos: Courtesy Of Revlon, Burt's Bees, And Vaseline We all love a good drugstore find. We've sought out the best drugsto...

12 Tips That'll Convince You To Finally Wear Lip Liner

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 02.01.2016 | Style

Lip liner is one of those ubiquitous beauty products that we always seem to have lying on top of our bedroom vanities or taking up prime real estate i...

7 Red Lipsticks Makeup Artists Swear By | Posted 01.20.2017 | Style

Finding the perfect red lipstick can be something of a lifelong challenge. Just thinking about the different formulas, shades, and textures is enough to make someone go crazy! Cue makeup artists whose literal job it is to find and test said lipsticks.

10 Amazing Beauty Tricks You Should Steal From Makeup Artists

Byrdie | Posted 01.18.2017 | Style

By Faith Xue Photo: Imaxtree We imagine the mind of a makeup artist must swirl with brightly colored lipsticks and creamy (but never cakey) fo...

The Mascara Hacks Makeup Artists Think You Should Know

Allure | Posted 01.06.2017 | Style

If only applying mascara was as simple as swipe, swipe, swipe. Truth be told, there's an art to coating your lashes just right.

The One Foundation Mistake Makeup Experts Wish You Would Stop Making

Allure | Posted 10.28.2016 | Style

Finding the right foundation can be tricky at best and a cakey mess at worst. But even if you think you've mastered the foundation game, you're probably still doing a few things wrong. We asked 11 top makeup experts to fill us in.

10 Bad Makeup Habits You Need To Quit NOW

Byrdie | Posted 09.28.2016 | Style

What you may not know is that your cosmetic regimen is likely filled with bad little habits that need to be thrown out with your tired old clothes this season. Here are some poor practices to quit now, just in time to make some room for your favorite fall trends.

Here's The One Thing Makeup Artists Wish You Would Stop Doing

Allure | Posted 08.26.2016 | Style

You probably have a trusted makeup routine you do every single day of your life. But guess what? It might include something that would make a pro cringe. We asked the pros the one thing they wish their clients would stop doing. How many are you guilty of?

Skin Care Products That Make a HUGE Difference in Your Skin, According to a Celebrity Makeup Artist

Glamour | Posted 08.14.2016 | Style

By Beth Shapouri, Glamour (Photo: Kyle Ericksen) Celebrity makeup artists always know the best skin care products--they need them to keep their cli...

How Beauty Expert Gloria Noto Masters the Art of the Multi-Career Lifestyle

Elizabeth Baudouin | Posted 06.26.2015 | Arts
Elizabeth Baudouin

Gloria Noto is the model of a modern day renaissance woman, mastering the art of the multi-career lifestyle. By trade, she is a makeup artist, whose expertise in the field has been recognized by The Hollywood Reporter and has landed her as a regular contributor with both Nasty Gal and Refinery29.

5 Women Inspiring Us To Reinvent

Posted 04.23.2015 | Women

Evolution. It’s as pivotal to a woman’s life as it has been to the development of our species. Moving from the role of singleton to life partner, ...

RIGHT NEXT DOOR: Michelle Coursey and Matthew Karl Gale, Vintage Aficionados

Ian Spanier | Posted 01.03.2015 | Los Angeles
Ian Spanier

This eclectic pair -- she's a professional makeup artist, he's a designer -- met while engaged in their favorite leisure-time pursuit: dressing in per...

Look Great on the Go -- Powerhouse Makeup Products for the Frequent Flyer

Napoleon Perdis | Posted 11.10.2014 | Style
Napoleon Perdis

From the airport to the board room, I want to make sure I look my best and, most importantly, well-rested! Here are a few of my favorite go-to products for travel to ensure you look fabulous from take-off to touchdown.

Makeup Your Career: What I've Learned as a Makeup Artist

Napoleon Perdis | Posted 10.21.2014 | Style
Napoleon Perdis

I wouldn't have chosen another career for myself; makeup artistry really combines skill, creativity, a certain amount of science and a requirement for emotional intelligence... But like anything, you really need to work hard to get anywhere.

Beauty Swag Makeup Artists Actually Use

Refinery29 | Erin Donnelly | Posted 05.26.2014 | Style

Having road-tested every product under the sun, these ladies are pros at separating the wheat from the chaff. The best drugstore buy? They know. The d...

WATCH: What Men Need To Know About Wearing Makeup

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 01.23.2014 | Style

What do men like Jared Leto, Johnny Depp and George Clooney have in common? Other than being top actors, all of these gentlemen have worn their fair s...

A Chat With Ted Gibson -- The Affable Rock Star of Hair

Linda Harding-Bond | Posted 09.02.2013 | Style
Linda Harding-Bond

Ted Gibson is a critical force in the beauty industry. As a master hairdresser who coifs the heads of Hollywood glamour girls from Anne Hathaway to Kerry Washington to Angelina Jolie he is in high demand

New Makeup Collection Is A 'Game Changer'

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 06.07.2013 | Black Voices

We've watched and admired makeup artist Ashunta Sheriff glam up Hollywood's brightest stars--including Alicia Keys, Janelle Monáe and Queen Latifah--...

Neil Scibelli: Makeup Tips From a Pro

Ada Polla | Posted 05.08.2013 | Style
Ada Polla

Neil is National Makeup Artist with niche brand Jouer Cosmetics. For a third year in a row, he worked Fashion Week with Jouer Cosmetics and Kate Spade. In need of makeup knowledge and tips, I turned to him for advice.

Naomi Campbell Demands, Power Outages And More Backstage Stress At Fashion Week

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 02.13.2013 | Style

Plus, tips from the pros on how to combat it.