The Charlotte Tilbury x Norman Parkinson Collection is Too Pretty for Words

If you look at makeup artist Charlotte Tilbury's Instagram, you'll find images by famed fashion photographer Norman Parkinson (he spent over 50 years in the business, and photographed icons like Sophia Loren, Vivien Leigh and Iman) sprinkled throughout her posts of celebrity clients and backstage snaps. She often uses his images in her mood boards, so it was only fitting that she collaborated with his grandson to create a limited edition line that captures the essence of Parkinson's work.   read more

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Find Your Astrological Power Lip Color

"What's your sign?" This question (and hopefully not pickup line) is either slightly annoying or semi-meaningful to you. Whether you take the whole zodiac thing with a grain of salt or hang on to every word in your daily horoscope as if it's the gospel, there are probably some similarities between your sign's personality traits and your persona.   Get lip horoscope

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14 Best Lipsticks

We kiss with them, we sip with them, we angle them with finesse to create coy little smiles -- they're one of the sexiest parts of the body, and paired with the right gloss, balm, stick or stain, can make an onlooker weak at the knees.   See the products

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The New Product That Will Transform the Way You Apply Foundation

You can customize pretty much anything these days (hello, made-to-order Manolo Blahnik BBs), so why is it so tough to find a foundation that works for every aspect of your lifestyle? After all, the light coverage foundation you wear to the office probably isn't what you want when you hit the town on Saturday night. Once you consider the fact that your skin tone typically changes from summer to winter, and that some areas of your face need more coverage than others, you could end up with a bathroom stuffed full of products to keep up. That's where Cover FX Custom Cover Drops, $44, come in.   read more

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10 Foundations for the Most Youthful Skin of Your Life

The search for the perfect foundation is a constantly evolving quest. "As women age, they need to adjust their makeup products and application accordingly," says Jill Glaser, makeup artist and owner of Collage of Life   read more

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10 Best Blushes -- and the 4 Worst

If there's one product in your makeup bag that can immediately brighten your complexion, it's blush. In fact, most makeup artists will tell you that your face makeup isn't complete until you've dusted a rosy glow across your cheeks. And then, presto change-o: What once was tired, sallow-looking skin is healthy and radiant.   See blushes

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11 Best Under-Eye Concealers for Fine Lines

Under-eye concealer is the behind-the-scenes workhorse of the makeup world. You only notice it when it's not doing its job. The best under-eye concealer needs to cover up dark circles and brighten tired eyes -- without creasing or settling into fine lines. Unfortunately, finding a truly crease-free concealer is much harder than you'd think.   read more

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15 Best Foundation Products

Complaints about foundation? We've heard them all -- from too heavy and drying to too light and oily, not to mention "too few shades" and "too expensive." But thanks to our TotalBeauty.com reviewers, we've managed to curate a list of foundation products you can't live without. Discover which brands and formulas received the most upward facing thumbs -- you just might discover your new foundation fix.   Best foundations

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13 Summer Makeup Updates You Need Right Now

The best makeup products for looking effortlessly fresh all summer long   read more

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No Airbrush. No Photoshop. Get Flawless Skin Right Now.

From beauty counter to brushes, your guide to perfect foundation coverage   read more

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