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When (and Why) to Toss Your Eyelash Curler, Sponges, and More | Posted 10.05.2015 | Style

By Lisa DeSantis 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. T...

The Word "Flattering" Is the #1 Enemy of Feminism Today

Annie Walton Doyle | Posted 10.05.2015 | Style
Annie Walton Doyle

The worst compliment, in my eyes, isn't "bubbly." It isn't even the auspicious "such a character." The most backhanded, undermining and secretly mean thing you can say to somebody is to describe their sartorial choices as "flattering."

7 Looks That Prove Blue Eyeshadow Is No Longer Stuck In The '80s

The Huffington Post | Lexi Tollefsen | Posted 10.02.2015 | Style

Yes, blue eyeshadow is a thing again and it’s going to be big. During New York Fashion Week last month, designers including Marc Jacob...

Beauty Legend Pat McGrath Launched Her First Makeup Item

Allure | Posted 09.30.2015 | Style

It could be considered the most anticipated makeup launch of the past two decades. Today, makeup artist Pat McGrath announced the launch of her first-ever makeup item: a dazzling gold paint for the eyes, lips, and skin. And yes, it's just as extravagant and exciting as you'd expect.

4 Ways To Make Your Skin Glow Like A Celebrity's | Ashley Sepanski | Posted 09.30.2015 | OWN

Exfoliate Regularly Light reflects better off an even surface, so getting rid of dead cells is a crucial first step to glowing skin, especially in th...

Sitting Pretty: Good-Looking People Make More Money, But It's Not All Roses

Martha T.S. Laham | Posted 09.29.2015 | Fifty
Martha T.S. Laham

To put it plainly, pretty people get paid more, and not just in occupations like modeling, entertainment, sales and marketing, and prostitution. To what extent do good looks matter in the workplace? What physical characteristics are most rewarded? You might be amazed by the answers.

10 Bad Makeup Habits You Need To Quit NOW

Byrdie | Posted 09.28.2015 | 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.

The One Product You Need To Look Like You're Not Wearing Any Makeup

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 09.28.2015 | Style

"Your skin looks great! What have you done?" "You can't be wearing makeup. Your complexion looks so natural." "I want whatever foundation you...

How To Get Plumper Lips Without Surgery

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 09.25.2015 | Style

Emily Blunt made sure we didn't miss her at the London premiere of "Sicario" on September 21. The actress shined on the red carpet...

Gratitude Beauty, Part 2

Miriam Ava | Posted 09.21.2015 | Style
Miriam Ava

True beauty lets you fly. True beauty grounds you in gratitude. It grounds you, crowns you and abounds in youth. It's vibrant from the roots up so you may thrive.

Why an Emmy-Winning Artist Moved His Family to Nashville

Kevin Thornton | Posted 09.21.2015 | Arts
Kevin Thornton

After 20 years as a makeup effects artist in Los Angeles, Emmy Award-winning Ben Rittenhouse (The Pacific 2010) relocated to Nashville, Tenn. where he now teaches at the Academy of Makeup Arts.

Body Painter Beautifully Destroys The Damaging Labels Women Face

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 09.21.2015 | Women

Using paint and powerful words, Jordan Hanz has shed light on the destructive stereotypes women face. In a stop-motion video titled "Unattainable...

Why a Girl's Biggest Struggle With Beauty Will Always Be Makeup

Unwritten | Posted 09.20.2015 | Style

People in your life would be hard-pressed to ever see you without your face done up, because you live in constant fear of three phrases.

Why I'm a 'Makeup Tax' Dodger, and You Should Be Too

Frida Berrigan | Posted 09.19.2015 | Parents
Frida Berrigan

They call it the "Makeup Tax." The average woman spends $15,000 over her lifetime on makeup. And then there is the time, about 20 minutes a day -- or two weeks each year -- spent smoothing and blending and smearing. All this primping and preparing is worth it, we are told.

12 Makeup Hacks for Slackers

Debra Carpenter | Posted 09.18.2015 | Style
Debra Carpenter

Why should makeup be time consuming? If you don't have time to go through a 37 step cosmetic routine, but still want to look reasonably attractive, these tips are for you.

The 2015 Glammy Awards: The Most Wanted Beauty Products in America

Glamour | Posted 09.17.2015 | Style

By Glamour What are the most loved essentials in women's makeup drawers and bathroom cabinets? More than 414,000 votes have been cast by you in the ...

Your 3 Biggest Lipstick Problems, Solved

Glamour | Posted 09.17.2015 | Style

By Glamour (Photo: Giovanni Giannoni/WWD) We asked MAC senior artist Cynthia Rivas how to keep lipstick from... 1....getting all over your teeth: ...

What I Learned as a Guy Wearing Makeup

Anthony David Williams | Posted 09.16.2015 | College
Anthony David Williams

Wearing cosmetic makeup was one of the most rewarding experiences that I have ever had in my 18-year-old existence, thus far. This experience taught me that there are times to take myself seriously and times to not take life too seriously -- not everything in life is life and death.

Internship Makeup: How to Embrace the 'Less Is More' Idea

Uloop | Posted 09.16.2015 | College

While acceptable makeup styles can vary widely between different types of internships, a good rule of thumb is to go with a natural look - for the most part.

I Like Being Naked

Heather Gillis-Harris | Posted 09.16.2015 | Women
Heather Gillis-Harris

Often I get pop ups or suggestions to check out the "hottest female athletes" or the "hottest daughters of professional athletes." Actually, that makes me wonder what in my browsing history makes me a candidate for such suggestions.

Define and Create a Natural Contour With Strobing

Leslie Chatman | Posted 09.16.2015 | Style
Leslie Chatman

Strobing is the new beauty "it" word, but what is it, really? Unbeknownst to many, strobing is not new; it has been a staple skill of makeup artists for years.

After Dark Drama: Day-to-Night Makeup

Sana Alam Cordeaux | Posted 09.16.2015 | Style
Sana Alam Cordeaux

We have all been there before. Stuck at work with dinner reservations only half an hour away. If you don't leave in the next ten minutes you are sure to be late.

Watch This Makeup Artist Transform Into Tons Of Major Celebrities

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 09.16.2015 | Style

Makeup artist and musician Rebecca Swift uses makeup to transform herself into every celebrity imaginable. Swift, who also goes by the surname "C...

Madness, Infertility and Murder: a History of Blush

Ashley Hardaway | Posted 09.11.2015 | Style
Ashley Hardaway

Of course, I am not the first person to become sick over my skin's complexion. Throughout history people's infatuation with rosy cheeks or pale skin have compelled them to make some questionable decisions.

How to Avoid This Annoying Eyeliner Problem

Allure | Posted 09.09.2015 | Style

By Renee Jacques, Allure (Photo: Kyle Ericksen/WWD) Here's the scene: It's Friday night, and I break out my liquid eyeliner so I can rock a cat e...