The Post-Baby Hair and Makeup Makeover

Our makeover dream team -- creator of me by {me}zhgan cosmetics and American Idol lead makeup artist Mezhgan, and stylist Paul Perez and colorist Adam Scheib from the Sally Hershberger salon in Los Angeles -- give new mom Tatia no-fuss hair and a five-minute makeup look.   See makeover


Best Hair and Makeup from the 2009 Golden Globes

The Golden Globes are a great way to kick off awards season. We love watching stars like Angelina Jolie, Kate Winslet and Jennifer Lopez get all glammed up. But who says these styles are just for the red carpet? Not us. Use our tips to recreate these hair and makeup looks for yourself. (No reason celebrities should be the only ones looking fab.) Bonus: There was only one major hairstyle disaster of the night -- can you guess who? See her photo revealed at the end.   See the looks


Pros Spill Their 15 Best Secret Beauty Weapons

Models are born gorgeous but even they need help from beauty pros to look picture perfect. We got the scoop on the key products their makeup artists and hair stylists can't work without. Make sure these secret weapons are in your beauty stash.   See products


18 Best Sally Hansen Products -- and the 7 Worst

Odds are you have a Sally Hansen product or two under your sink, simply because they sell everything from nail polish remover to Brazilian bikini waxing kits. And though it is inexpensive, you still don't want to waste cash on products that don't work, right? These reader reviews will help you weed out the good from the bad.   See products


8 Worst Concealers Ever

Concealer has the most important job of all the makeup products we put on our faces -- to hide the imperfections we'd rather not show (agreed?). So when our readers told us about the second-rate concealers they tried, we had to share -- immediately!   See concealers


7 Ways to Look Gorgeous at Parties

As the invitations start rolling in, you're probably dreading having to figure out the best way to glam up your look. Well, look no further -- we've got seven dazzling celebrity looks with step-by-step how-tos courtesy of American Idol chief makeup artist Mezhgan that will help you turn heads at every soiree.   See looks


Sexy Bond Girl Hairstyles

So most people (er, guys) watch James Bond movies for the action, the cars and the gadgets. But we watch them to see how the Bond girls strategically seduce Mr. Bond with their beauty (hair and makeup looks to be specific). Which is why we rounded up the hottest hair looks from the many decades of Bond movies and, of course, the newest Bond flick. Read on to learn key tricks on getting these hairstyles at home. Soon, you'll be rocking a sexy Bond girl look of your own.   See Bond Girls


Halloween Makeup Idea: Twinkling Fairy

Who doesn't want to go crazy with glitter on Halloween -- it's really the only time you can get away with it. Transform yourself into a glittery fairy with these step-by-step instructions courtesy of Gregory Arlt, Director of Makeup Artistry for MAC cosmetics. Pair this girly makeup look with a set of wings and soft curls to complete the look.   See the look


Halloween Costume Idea: Sexy Kitten

Take this go-to look to the next level by following this makeup how-to   See the look


Halloween Costume Idea: Retro '60s Girl

We teamed up with Gregory Arlt, director of makeup artistry for MAC cosmetics, to show you how to create this classic Twiggy look. It's easy if you follow these step-by-step instructions. For a complete look, pair this dramatic makeup with a wide headband and '60s-style turtleneck dress.   See the look


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