Which Makeup Colors Really Work on You

So are you cool or warm? Cool complexions usually have "blue, violet or gray eyes," says Los Angeles makeup artist Lucy Crawford. Warm complexions usually have brown, green or hazel eyes and tan rather than burn in the sun. But rules were made to be broken, so here's a second test: Hold a white sheet of paper to your jawline. If you see pink or blue in your skin, you're cool; yellow or orange means you're warm. Now remember your undertone and find your makeup colors:   Find My Colors


Luxe vs. Less Skin Care

You don't have to spend half your paycheck on skincare products to stay wrinkle and pimple-free. That said, slathering household condiments on your face to avoid paying for the good stuff isn't necessary either. Dermatologist Dr. Ava Shamban and P&G scientist Mary Begovic Johnson helped us compare products with similar ingredients that are very different in cost. Here's what we found.   See products


Celebrity Oops! Scary Makeup Looks

You'd think that with a team of makeup artists at their disposal, celebrities would always leave the house looking flawless. But from the look of these photos, some of them may need to rethink their makeup choices. Check out these stars' best and worst looks, side by side. It's a perfect reminder that we all, even celebrities, have good and bad beauty days.   See makeup


The 7 Highest-Paid Beauty Spokespeople

Ever wonder how much big-name celebrities like Jessica Alba and
Beyonce get paid to endorse beauty giants? Find out by browsing our list of   See deals


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