Beauty lovers know that half the fun is trying and testing out products, and discovering your personal holy grail must-haves. Over the summer, I’ve gone through dozens of beauty products (some well-known, others less so). The items below are now part of my permanent collection. Keep reading for eleven beauty picks I just can’t get enough of!
Ever since I began coloring my hair, friends constantly ask me if I would recommend they start doing it. I love my new lighter, brighter hair color, so yes, if you have the urge to do it, definitely go for it. It’s another way of expressing yourself, and just like a haircut or new makeup style, it’s only temporary. There’s nothing to lose. That being said, maintaining your hair color requires a certain amount of upkeep and maintenance. If you’re not careful, it can oxidize and look brassy very quickly. Keep reading for products, tips and tricks to make your new hair color last longer.
Many people consider bronzer, like concealer and mascara, to be a beauty necessity. Whether it’s to run out to grab a coffee or head out on a big date, bronzer is the perfect touch to give you a glowing, sun-kissed look. Different bronzers serve different purposes. There are powders, creams, liquids, matte finishes and shimmers, and more. Keep reading to discover some of the best bronzers out there, and discover what’s right for you.
There are still a few more sun-kissed weeks of summer left, but get a head start on fall beauty with this roundup of the trends that will be everywhere in the coming months. From sparkly lips to super-smoky eyes and doll-like lashes, autumn is all about bringing the drama. Keep reading for the hottest fall beauty trends, and product picks to help you get the look.
There’s no worse feeling than checking yourself out in the mirror on a steamy summer day and seeing your makeup dripping down your face. Raccoon eyes are never cute. Avoid that common hot weather faux pas with some sweat-proof, smudge-proof waterproof makeup. Keep reading for our favorite waterproof makeup products, and rest assured your makeup will stay in place from morning ’til night.
Like her or not, no one has the ability to turn a beauty look into a trend faster than Kylie Jenner. She recently added metallic liquid lipsticks to her Kylie Cosmetics line, and now it seems like frosted, glittery lips are everywhere you look. The sparkly lips are a fun, daring alternative to the ultra-matte lip looks we’ve grown accustomed to over the past few years. Keep reading for some of our favorite metallic lipsticks, plus tips on how to pull off the edgy look.
The power and influence YouTubers have on the beauty world is undeniable. The names Jaclyn Hill and Carli Bybel mean just as much to many teenagers as Selena Gomez and Kendall Jenner. With the continually growing popularity of YouTubers, it should come as no surprise that many have begun collaborating with beloved makeup brands on new products. YouTube beauty vloggers put their hearts and souls into their makeup products – they don’t want to disappoint their millions of fans. As a result, the launches we’ve seen so far have been pretty spectacular. Keep reading for ten of the most exciting new and soon-to-be-released makeup collabs you need to know.
From foundations to mascaras and lipsticks, there are some pretty phenomenal beauty items available at your local drugstore. True beauty mavens know that a product doesn’t have to be expensive to be high quality. One of my favorite eyeliners of all time costs less than three dollars (more on that below…)! Keep reading for ten drugstore beauty products that everyone from makeup artists to YouTube gurus to beauty enthusiasts can’t get enough of…and you need in your collection.
Bold, albeit groomed, brows have been in style for a while now, but the trend seems to be moving towards a more natural, unfussy territory. 2016 is all about the full, bushy, brushed-up brow. We’ve seen this look in the past: note Brooke Shields all the way back in the ‘80s, above. Now the boyish brow is back with a vengeance. Keep reading to discover how to achieve them (even if your brows are naturally thin), the products to use, video tutorials and more.
About a week ago, a story went viral about a grandmother’s jaw-dropping, stunning makeup transformation. It reminded me of the incredible #PowerOfMakeup. Makeup has the ability to bring out your confidence, play up your most beautiful features and get your creative juices flowing. Keep reading for some incredible before-and-after makeup transformations and get inspired!