18 Gorgeous NYFW Makeup Looks to Try Out Now

New York Fashion Week is a magical time in the beauty world. All the best makeup artists in the business are there, creating glamorous, gorgeous and (sometimes) insane-but-awesome makeup looks to complement the fashions designers are sending down the runway. Now that New York Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2016 has come to a close, we rounded up our favorite makeup looks from the shows that we can actually pull off in real life. Here, the most-wearable and drool-worthy makeup how-tos from fashion week. Get ready for some serious makeup inspiration.   read more

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Every Reason to Get Really, Really Excited About H&M's New Beauty Line

I remember the day that H&M came to my hometown mall. My friends and I were seniors in high school. The moment the doors opened, we stampeded in like fast fashion-starved wildebeests and spent all our earnings on t-shirt dresses and ankle boots.   read more

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14 Haute, Not Hippie, Vegan Beauty Products

When we say "vegan beauty," for many it triggers visions of unwashed hair, bare feet and the inescapable scent of patchouli. We get it. But today, beauty brands are rolling out vegan makeup, skin care and hair products that look beyond the Burning Man contingent.   read more

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10 Essential Concealer Hacks for Dark and Olive Skin

More than full lips or rosy cheeks, smooth skin tone is the key to a youthful beauty look. "Even skin color makes someone look years younger," says New York City dermatologist and author of "Skin Rules" Dr. Debra Jaliman, MD.   read more

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27 African-American and Latina Beauty Bloggers You Need to Know Now

Sometimes, we beauty junkies can't help it. To get inspiration (or a time-consuming Friday distraction) we turn to bloggers for the coolest, most unique beauty ideas.   read more

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How to Make Your Eyes Look Bigger Than a Disney Princess'

Want to know how to make your eyes look bigger? People have been fascinated with eyes since the beginning of time. More than windows to the outside world, eyes are also portals inward. We gaze into them to learn someone's innermost thoughts. Or, we'll cast a smoldering look to tell someone we're interested.   read more

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8 Foundations for People Who Hate Foundation

Like death, taxes and Kardashian news in my Facebook feed, foundation has always been one of life's unpleasant inevitabilities for me. Cursed with imperfect skin, I've never been comfortable skimping on foundation, but at the same time, the feel of heavy creams and goopy liquids on my face makes me squirm.   read more

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TotalBeauty.com Awards 2015: Best Makeup

Spoiler alert: You're going to want to clear some room in your makeup bag for these amazing products. We swiped, swatched and tested all the latest and greatest in makeup, from BB creams and primers to mascaras and lipsticks -- and then we asked you to pick your favorites as well. Which products should you stock up during your next Sephora run? Keep reading to see all of the best makeup from our 2015 TotalBeauty.com Awards.   read more

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Makeup You Can -- and Should -- Sleep in

For a skin care nut like me, the thought of going to bed with makeup on makes me want to grab the nearest GlamGlow mask and scrub for hours. So even though the sleep-in-your-makeup trend is gaining traction -- probably thanks to countless #wokeuplikethis selfies -- I'm skeptical.   read more

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How to DIY Your Dream Vanity

Lusting after a vanity? You don't have to spend a bundle...you just need a few key elements to create a DIY vanity. We've put together the ultimate inspiration slideshow for the diy vanity of every girl's dreams.   read more

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