Don't do a glitter or shimmer bronzer. To get the bridal shot you are looking for, avoid glitter, which could throw off the lighting in your photography. Don't succumb to trends - be original.
By Jillian Dempsey, Allure Photos: Jeffrey Schad and Chris Gentile Everyone gets in makeup ruts. It's inevitable: You find a ...
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.
Cosmetics--unlike books and photos--aren't meant to last forever. (Do you really want expired products on your face, anyway?) In the best-case scenari...
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...
When you are short on time, enlist the help of your daughter to do your makeup and hair for any special occasion. I was red carpet ready in a jiffy.
If only applying mascara was as simple as swipe, swipe, swipe. Truth be told, there's an art to coating your lashes just right.
Recently, I have been on the hunt for gluten, paraben, and cruelty free beauty products. Through my search I came across Ecco Bella. Their beauty prod...
My confession: Using eyeliner on your lips as a way to prep and prime them for lip colors is actually more effective than using normal lip liner.
Whether you got caught up in an SVU marathon or that girl's night out ran a little later than expected, sometimes you're just too exhausted to remove your makeup before hitting the sack. This usually seems harmless enough at the time -- you normally take great care of your skin, so what's one night of laziness, right?
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.
Choosing your colors with intention as well as for coverage, will brighten up your personality and add positive energy to your makeup experience.
Two important make-up beauty trends to rock this year. One look is super natural with glowing skin -- perfect to wear during the day, and the other is an edgy update for the evening. Both are inspired by seasoned make-up artists straight from NYFW.
Are you scraping the bottom of the barrel tube of your mascara again? If you're constantly running out of good stuff long before its expiration date, here's a quick tip for getting every little last bit of goodness outta there.
Have you had the exact same eyelash curler since oh, maybe high school? We hate to break it to you, but it is time for an upgrade. The good news is that you don't necessarily need to toss 'it out. Here's how to get each one of your beauty tools back in tip-top shape.
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.