Editors' Pick: 12 Best Foundations

Finding the best foundation can feel a bit like winning the lottery. More so than any other beauty product, foundation can make or break your entire look -- and the trial and error process to find the right formula can be arduous. Got oily skin? You need matte coverage that stays put all day. Mature skin requires something lightweight and dewy that won't cake or settle into fine lines.   read more

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Master the Art of the Nude

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Master the Art of the Nude

With La Palette Nude, the possibilities are endless   read more

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6 Eraser Sticks to Fix Every Makeup F**ckup

It happens to the best of us: Our cat eye goes wonky on one side, our mascara smears along our lower lashes, our brow pencil draws outside the lines. Instead of destroying your otherwise meticulous makeup application and starting over (or making your skin red and irritated by scrubbing with a Q-tip), try one of these makeup remover wands. They erase all traces of even your biggest makeup f**ckups -- saving you precious getting-ready time, Here, our favorite makeup removers in magic wand form.   read more

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Clumpy Lashes Are a Thing -- Here's Why You Should Embrace Them

It's time to throw out everything you thought you knew about how mascara should look, because the times, they are a changing. Instead of clean, clump-free lashes of seasons past, the latest trend -- straight from the runways of brands like Prada, Gucci and Nanette Lepore -- is all about embracing the clumpy, spidery lashes you used to fear.   read more

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Can't-Live-Without Beauty Products From Our Favorite Influencers

Peek into the makeup collection of this must-follow beauty guru   read more

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Eyebrow Extensions Were the Beauty-Treatment Highlight of My Year

Eyebrow extensions, which are similar to eyelash extensions, are popping up on salon menus across the country. We can blame the legions of celebs with thick-yet-perfectly-arched brows for making bold brows a must-have in recent years -- and probably for years to come.   read more

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13 Best Tinted Moisturizers

We have our list of top-rated foundations and what our readers deem the best moisturizers on the market, but why stop there? See what our readers think about the best tinted moisturizers. Here's to major multi-tasking!   See products

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Take the Contouring Challenge!

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Whether you're contouring or simply hiding dark circles, these Tweezerman makeup brushes will help you get a flawless application every time   read more

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Contouring Tricks for Every Face Shape

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Contouring Tricks for Every Face Shape

What's the secret to Kim Kardashian's prominent cheekbones, Keira Knightley's defined jawline and Michelle Williams' dainty nose? It's not all genetics. With the flick of a brush, celebrity makeup artists can sculpt cheekbones, redefine a jawline and shrink or enlarge features. That's right, we're talking about the life-changing magic of a good contour brush.   Learn how to contour

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Make Brush iQ Work for You

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Make Brush iQ Work for You

Your makeup is only as great as the tools you use to apply it. So if your brushes are frayed, bent and generally haggard, consider this your wakeup call: It's time for an upgrade.   read more

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Total Beauty's makeup tips and tricks are the answer to all your foundation, mascara, eye shadow, and blush questions. If you've ever seen a look on someone, be it a celebrity or girl-on-the-street, and wondered how you could do it at home, you've come to the right place. The art of makeup application has never been easier with our how-to and do-it-yourself articles and videos. These resources will provide you with all the information you need to get exactly the look you're going for - be it forties sophistication, the eighties drama, seventies playfulness, or natural girl-next-door.



In addition to bringing you makeup tips, Total Beauty also offers you comprehensive information on the latest beauty products and complete beauty news coverage. Our articles will help you learn to apply makeup, understand what products will work best for your skin type, and to pick colors that will suit your complexion. All you have to do to get a fabulous, professionally-applied look is to follow our step-by-step beauty and makeup tips.

Use the beauty guides we offer at Total Beauty to accentuate your favorite features, streamline your makeup routine, or try something new. You will be able to get exactly the look you're going for with our makeup dos, don'ts, tips and tricks, videos, and much, much more.

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