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


13 Summer Makeup Updates You Need Right Now

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


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

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


12 Best Makeup Primers

Obvious foundation streaks, noticeable pores, redness around the nose -- these are all makeup blunders on par with a glaringly large flake of black pepper stuck between your teeth. Napoleon Perdis, celebrity makeup artist and beauty brand founder, says these makeup faux pas can be avoided by adding one simple step to your morning routine: applying primer   Get primers


10 Genius Makeup Tips for Hooded Eyes

Open up drowsy-looking lids with these techniques (and don't worry, no eye makeup trend is off limits)   read more


8 Bronzing Hacks for Women With Dark Skin

By now most fair-skinned women are well versed in the beauty of bronzer. After all, it's an easy way to add a boost of the color their skin naturally lacks. But the value of bronzer doesn't end there. Women with dark, caramel and olive skin stand to gain just as much from this makeup wonder.   read more


17 Best Movie Makeovers of All Time, Ranked

Did your favorite on-screen transformation make the cut?   read more


18 Best Eyeliners Under $10

Figuring out what eye makeup to wear is one of the biggest daily morning decisions we make (along with deciding whether it's a dark roast or an espresso day). Do we want a daring swipe of purple eyeliner or a sexy black cat eye? Regardless of the look we choose, we need the best eyeliners, from the perfect smudgy kohl to a precise, smudge-proof liquid liner, to get the job done.   See picks


6 Best Drugstore Lipsticks for Spring

You could splurge on a high-end lipstick at Sephora or you can nab one of these just-as-luxurious drugstore products for a fraction of the price.   read more


9 Products That'll Make You Look Like a Morning Person

We know you may never be a morning person. But these little miracle workers will make you look like one, even if you hate the world until noon   See products


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Use the beauty guides we offer at Total Beauty to accentuate your favorite features, streamline your makeup routine, or try something new. You will be able to get exactly the look you're going for with our makeup dos, don'ts, tips and tricks, videos, and much, much more.

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