11 Best Eye Shadow Palettes

There are few beauty products that look prettier on our vanities and makeup counters than eye shadow palettes. The sleek packaging, the assortment of pretty matte colors and shimmery shades -- a good eye shadow palette is like an artist's palette of paints, but better, because, well, eye shadow.   read more

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Mascara for People Who Hate Mascara

Beauty editor confession: I hate mascara. I hate it so much that I frequently spend large stretches of time on a treatment table with my eyes taped shut, getting falsies glued to my lashes. Yep, even the torture of eyelash extensions was preferable to applying and removing eye makeup every day and night. I loved my extensions almost as much as I hated mascara -- until they made my lashes short, stubby and unhealthy.   read more

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How to Apply False Lashes Like a Pro

The mere mention of false eyelashes can strike fear into the hearts of otherwise makeup-savvy women. Applying false lashes is an art that many of us have yet to master. A bad application can literally leave you in tears, ruining your makeup in the process.   Read guide

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25 Kylie Jenner Beauty Looks That Will Wow Everyone -- Even Her Haters

Regardless of how you feel about Kylie Jenner, there's no doubt she knows a thing or two about pulling off a flawlessly executed beauty look. Not only does she have a makeup line in the works and an existing line of hair extensions, but she recently launched a lifestyle website -- full of makeup tutorials -- that crashed on its debut day due to too much traffic. (Looks like she took a note from sister Kim about that whole breaking the Internet thing.)   read more

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23 Outrageous Makeup Looks You've Gotta See to Believe

We spend our days pinning gorgeous images on Pinterest, following top makeup artists on Instagram and overall entrenching ourselves in everything beauty-related, but we've never seen anything like these dramatic makeup looks. We found some of the most innovative makeup artists and beauty bloggers around who know no bounds when it comes to makeup. Ombré eyebrows, watercolor face paint -- nothing is off limits. You won't believe the looks they created.   read more

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How to DIY Taylor Swift's Fiercest Bad Blood Makeup Look for Halloween

Taylor Swift's "Bad Blood" music video starred essentially every member of her #squad, and they all looked amazing. So, naturally, Miss Swift and her Bad Blood crew top the list of the best group Halloween costume ideas for 2015. (Because, seriously, who doesn't want to wear killer makeup and a badass outfit?)   read more

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What Real Women Think About L'Oreal Paris La Palette Nude

Eye shadow palettes sometimes feel like they're intended for the experienced beauty junkie who knows what she's doing -- and who's usually also willing to shell out a little more cash on her products.   read more

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22 Jaw-Dropping Instagram Makeovers

Gone are the days when we'd have to furiously flip through our favorite fashion magazines in search of makeover stories.   read more

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25 Cat Memes That Totally Get Every Beauty Girl's Struggle

Cats -- they're just like us. Except for the parts where they're different. Cats aren't super into humans or other animals in general, and they relieve themselves in boxes -- but other than those things, we're basically the same. Just like humans, cats have the ability to express their feelings about things through body language and facial expressions -- and they certainly aren't afraid to do so. To prove our point, here are a bunch of cat memes that fully embrace the struggles of every beauty girl.   read more

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7 Latina Beauty Gurus to Follow on Instagram

We may check our Instagram more than we care to admit, but with so much beauty inspiration out there it's hard not to take a break from boring spreadsheets and be transported to a land of perfect eyebrows and winged eyeliner. If you also turn to your Instagram feed for makeup inspiration, then you need to be following these Latina makeup artists. From celebrity makeup artists who work with the likes of Demi Lovato and Eva Longoria, to Latina beauty gurus who constantly showcase enviable eye makeup, these are the best Instagram accounts to follow for serious inspiration.   read more

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