Fresh Spring Makeup and Fashion Trends

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Master the Matte Finish

Why you should ditch the dewy makeup look for satin-y skin
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March 18, 2014  |   8:03 AM  |  COMMENT
Master the Matte Finish

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Master the Matte Finish

Move over, dewy skin. Matte makeup has been all over the runways and red carpet, leaving the shimmery look popular in years past in, well, the past. But this isn't your '80s pancake makeup or the kind of spackle that you'd see on a Broadway performer. This season, the matte look is all about getting a velvety-smooth finish that doesn't look heavy. Sound like a tall order? We got the scoop from Rimmel London makeup artist Kirstin Piggott about just how to master the matte finish.   read more

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March 18, 2014  |   8:03 AM  |  2 COMMENTS
Flawless Spring Looks You'll Love

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Flawless Spring Looks You'll Love

Master makeup, hair and fashion trends straight from the runway   read more

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March 18, 2014  |   8:03 AM  |  COMMENT
Two Jaw-Dropping Smoky Eyes You Can Do at Home

Smoky eye makeup is a standard look for a night out, a special occasion, or hey, just because you're feeling sexy. However there's a fine line between a masterfully smudged and blurred smoky eye and an eye makeup look that's simply a mess.   read more

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March 17, 2014  |   1:03 PM  |  1 COMMENT
Try Not to Cry: Watch this 'Camo Confession' Video

It's not often (if ever) that makeup commercials feature their models removing the product that's being promoted but, in Dermablend's new "Camo Confessions" campaign, that's the whole point.   read more

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March 14, 2014  |   5:03 PM  |  2 COMMENTS
You May Still Be 'Worth It' But Now L'Oréal is Heralding 'Beauty for All'

"Our ambition for the coming years is to win over another one billion consumers around the world by creating the cosmetic products that meet the infinite diversity of their beauty needs and desires." So reads the lofty mission bar L'Oréal has set for itself.   read more

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March 14, 2014  |   9:03 AM  |  COMMENT
17 Best Blushes

A good blush gives a lit-from-within, healthy-looking glow, something we all strive for with our makeup. A bad blush gives a streaky, sparkly, clownish look -- not attractive. Luckily, our reviewers have tried tons of blushes, and here we share their favorites. They guarantee you won't look like you're auditioning for the circus. (Just remember to use a real blush brush with all of them, not the little ones that come in the package, OK?)   See blushes

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March 13, 2014  |   3:03 PM  |  32 COMMENTS
6 Ways to Give Winter the Finger (and Lip)

Illamasqua has a rep for producing vibrant, theatrical makeup looks, and believe it or not, they actually toned things down a bit for the new Glamore collection. But you wouldn't know it by looking at these bright, color-saturated lipsticks and grownup-glittery polishes. Not only are the colors brand-spanking-new, the formulas have been changed up, too. Instead of the signature matte lipstick, the new shades come in a satin finish that is creamier and less drying, but still highly pigmented. And those glimmer-packed polishes? Well, see for yourself.   read more

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March 12, 2014  |   5:03 PM  |  COMMENT
A Mind-Blowing Step-by-Step Guide to the Cut Crease

The cut crease eye makeup look is on par with a killer smoky eye, the perfect red lip or those loose, beachy waves everyone (but me) seems to be able to perfect. In other words, you see it everywhere, but it's more difficult than it looks to do by your own hand. If you're thinking, 'Uh, what's a cut crease?', it's a technique that contrasts eye shadow color in the crease of your eye for a sharp, defined look.   read more

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March 11, 2014  |   1:03 PM  |  3 COMMENTS
Forget Alcatraz, the New MAC Pro Products Store is a Great Reason to Visit San Francisco

Scooch over Sephora, there's a new makeupgasmic player in town and it's taking San Francisco by storm.   read more

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March 11, 2014  |   8:03 AM  |  1 COMMENT

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