Category Archives: Makeup

How to Flawlessly Cover Up Skin Imperfections

Whether you’re 20 or 50, flawless skin is likely at the top of your beauty wish list. As nice as it would be to actually mean the phrase coined by Beyonce, “I woke up like this” for many of us, that is simply not the case. Not to say that we awake each morning looking…
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The 5 Deadly Sins Of A Foundation

Choosing as well as applying foundation skillfully is the hardest element of a makeup ritual. If you have just entered in the world of beauty, it will be only tougher and chances are that you might be committing the following mistakes making the beautiful process only harsh for you: 1. You Are Being A Miser There’s…
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16 Must-Know Eyeshadow Tips and Tricks

Eyeshadow is a must for any makeup routine, even for the nude look. Yet, are we sure we know exactly how to properly apply it and what colors are the best for us? Some say blue hues are a huge no-no, but others disagree. Some say you should match the color of your shadow to…
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9 Makeup Guidelines You Ought to Know

When it comes to makeup, there are some basic rules all women should be aware of. Yet only a fifth of them follow these, says a research. A group of women was given a list of makeup rules and was asked which ones they knew, only one in five had heard of all the tips. The…
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Shellac Nails – Pros & Cons

It may be the best answer to a chip-free, long-lasting manicure, but is shellac nails all it’s cracked up to be? We put the "miracle manicure" to the test and found that it does have its merits and flaws. Walk into any nail salon and you’ll see two types of clients: the girls who go…
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Don’t Sleep With Your Make-up On!

There have been many nights when I have simply forgotten to remove my make-up (that I was wearing the entire day). Sometimes it’s pure fatigue and other times I’m just lazy. But whatever the reason, I have come to realize that keeping make-up on while I sleep is one of the worst things I can…
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5 Common Eyebrows Makeup Mistakes

Well-shaped eyebrows can do wonders to your face. At the same time, wrongly-groomed eyebrows can destroy your look. The chances are that you have gone wrong with them more than once. These tips will help get your brows back in shape. Mistake 1: You may continually try to make the shapes of both your eyebrows…
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5 easy hacks to make your perfume last longer

Did you know spraying perfumes on your calves can help the scent last longer? You may think that the more perfume you spray the longer it will last. But your over-zealous way of spraying fragrances won’t help it last longer. Make-up artist Janet Fernandes shares hacks to help you get the most out of your oh-so-expensive…
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Contour Your Lips: Step-by-Step Guide

Bigger is often better, and that’s especially true when it comes to the lips. But, not everyone wants overdone, fake-looking lips. And, not every woman is willing to undergo a treatment or procedure to get full lips. Here, makeup artist Bella Parker shows us how you can contour your lips to fake the look of…
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Dark Purple Lipstick – Wear It Like a Pro

Dark lipstick colors are what you definitely need to add to your beauty products and yes there are many of them you can choose from. The shades that are getting really popular this season are dark purple, brown and burgundy. Today, we would love to give you several makeup tips on how to wear dark…
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When to Throw Away Your Makeup

The compact cases and brushes nestled in your makeup case may be pretty, but sorry to say, they may need to be tossed out. How long to keep your makeup depends on what the product is. Some cosmetics last longer than others, and natural products have a much shorter life than commercial ones because they…
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The 10 Commandments of Highlighting and Contouring

When it comes to highlighting and contouring, there's a fine (bronzer-caked) line between enhancing your best features and painting on an entirely new face. Here's how to bring out your cheekbones, slim your nose, and sculpt your face subtly with contouring makeup. Re-Think Contouring Old-school contouring—the technique of using shading to enhance and define facial…
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How to Pick the Best Eyeliner for Your Eye Color

The notion of a single best eyeliner for your eye color is as outdated as eating for your blood type. But certain shades can intensify your natural eye color and, in some cases, even change its appearance. Charlotte Tilbury, the makeup artist behind Colour Chameleon Eyeshadow Pencils,offers her color theories. FOR BLUE EYES "Contrasting shades…
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Beauty Tips for Long Lasting Lipstick

When you see models in the magazines, their lipstick always looks flawless, but then, they have a makeup pro to apply it for them and they only need to worry about it lasting for an hour or so. For the rest of us, lipstick has to last as long as possible, and we have no…
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Makeup Looks to Kick Off Coachella

Coachella has been rocking for a solid 17 years now. That’s nearly two decades of flower crowns, face paint, henna tattoos, cutoffs, vintage boots, gladiators and boho braids. For many people, “festival beauty” consists only of sunscreen — and lots of it. But, all of you who are beauty-obsessed will take any opportunity to test-drive some…
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5 Spring Makeup Tips You’ll Instantly Want to Try

While most of us have experienced a spark in temperatures (hurray!), promising signs of a beautiful spring season is on the horizon and it's most exciting! Spring is a season of new growth, starting fresh and ridding our lives of the more heavier things. All of the old winter sweaters get thrown into storage bins,…
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