Spring Makeup That's Prettier Than a Bunch of Flowers

Spring makeup is rarely controversial. While fall trends can border on Goth or grunge -- and make me roll my eyes and say "never going to happen" -- spring trends are just plain pretty.   See makeup


March 11, 2013  |   6:03 AM  |  39 COMMENTS
Get Pretty in Under 10 Minutes


Get Pretty in Under 10 Minutes

Even if you have the best intentions to wake up early, make a huge breakfast, and get the day started right, if you're anything like us, chances are you'll end up hitting the snooze button. Let's be real here...typically the most rushed part of your day is the morning. And when you're really in a time crunch, usually the first thing that gets sacrificed is your beauty routine. When you feel like a zombie in the morning, we're guessing you'll choose coffee over putting on eyeliner any day.   See shortcuts


March 10, 2013  |  10:03 PM  |  17 COMMENTS
6 Best Hipster-Approved Beauty Products

Trying to define the word "hipster" is like trying to catch a butterfly. It's one of those oblique, ever-changing terms that's pretty much impossible to pin down.   read more


March 6, 2013  |  11:03 AM  |  24 COMMENTS
Blushing Bride: Your Guide to a Natural Flush

There are plenty of things to blush about on your wedding day, having the wrong cheek tint isn't one of them   read more


March 1, 2013  |   2:03 PM  |  1 COMMENT
8 March Beauty Buys You Have to Own

Forget the holidays -- this is the most wonderful time of the year. Here's why   read more


February 27, 2013  |  11:02 AM  |  47 COMMENTS
Girls' Night Out Makeover


Girls' Night Out Makeover

Ever have one of those weeks where by Friday, you need to round up your favorite girlfriends and hit the town for a big night out? Heather Carrillo, from Simi Valley, Calif., knows the feeling. Between school, her job, and her two adorable (but high maintenance) puppies, she's more than ready to blow off some steam with a girls' night.   read more


February 22, 2013  |  12:02 PM  |  12 COMMENTS
3 Beauty Tips for the Slightly Quirky Bride

Here's three easy ways to add a pop of personality on your wedding day   read more


February 15, 2013  |   2:02 PM  |  COMMENT
Front Row Beauty at Fashion Week

No one in her right mind would be caught dead at Fashion Week looking anything less than flawless. But while most would-be style judges focus their attention on what's happening from the neck down, we're far more interested in what's going on up top. Forget the designer duds. For us, it's all about the bold lips, extreme eyeliner, and intricate braids we see on celebrities and trendsetters in the front rows at Lincoln Center.   See beauty looks


February 15, 2013  |  11:02 AM  |  2 COMMENTS
5 Groundbreaking Lip Colors for Spring

One of my favorite lines in "The Devil Wears Prada" happens when Meryl Streep's character is looking at options for a spring photo shoot and she sarcastically quips, "Florals for spring? Groundbreaking."   See trends


February 12, 2013  |  10:02 AM  |  40 COMMENTS
How Do You Do Your Makeup When You're Going to Fashion Week?

I'll admit it: Even though I'm a beauty editor, my makeup could not be more boring.

Each morning I spend exactly seven minutes applying tinted moisturizer, pink blush, black liner, and a few coats of mascara. The result is pretty enough, but it's exactly the same. Every. Single. Day.   See the look


February 7, 2013  |  10:02 AM  |  12 COMMENTS

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