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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8 Ways to Pull Off Red Lips Once And For All

Red lips are the little black dress of beauty -- glamorous, feminine, timeless. So timeless in fact that the use of red lipstick dates back to ancient Egypt, when Mesopotamian women would decorate their pouts in crushed semi-precious stones.   Get tips

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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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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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9 Ways to Look Like a Celebrity This Summer

Celebrities have full teams of makeup pros helping them perfect their looks, but believe it or not, you don't need an entourage to achieve movie-star-level glow this summer.   read more

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The 10 Commandments of Makeup Brushes

Makeup brushes are essential for creating a flawless makeup look. Have you ever tried to blend eye shadow with your fingers? Not pretty. But even though they can make applying foundation, eye shadow, blush and contour products much easier, they can also make your makeup application a whole lot more difficult if you're using them wrong. So, we came up with a list of rules (commandments, if you will) that will ensure your brushes live up to their full potential.   read more

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5 New Fiber Mascaras for Huge Lashes

Fiber mascara has been around for a while, but the formulas were lackluster. They were messy (imagine fibers sprinkled all over your face), extremely clumpy (not in a good way) and hard to remove. Still, women embraced them: If you want more-than-mascara lashes, but you're not a gifted false-lash artist, fiber mascara is the perfect middle ground.   read more

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3 Gorgeous Ways to Wear Urban Decay's New Naked Smoky Palette

Here's the thing about eye shadow palettes: Though they tend to look gorgeous in the package, how many times have you bought one, only to use two (maybe three) shades from the whole thing? Luckily, that's not the case with Urban Decay's cult-favorite Naked palettes.   read more

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9 Highlighters for a Next-Level Summer Glow

Move over, contour powder. It's time to adjust your makeup for the sweltering summer days. This season is all about strategically placed shimmer that defines your cheekbones and gives you an ethereal glow.   read more

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