What is a BB cream? The double B's stand for "beauty balm." These tinted wonders combine moisturizing, anti-aging treatment, and acne deterrents with a sheer (but often self-adjusting) almost-base for your skin. They lie between a tinted moisturizer and a foundation.
Some BB creams have great SPF, which will make your skin look healthier and younger longer, too. Meet a few fab BB creams that might become your face's BFF this summer.
Just when I mastered the art of highlighting and contouring, there's a new makeup trend. If you haven't yet heard, strobing is where it's at. Instead of using makeup that is 2 shades lighter and darker than your foundation to create light and shadows, you are ONLY highlighting your face. It's been huge in France for a while and it creates a dewy look instead of a matte one. ...more
About a month and a half ago, I walked into Sephora looking for a good Nude eyeliner. The consultant (I think that's what they call them?) brought me straight to the Smashbox Always Sharp Waterproof Kohl Eyeliner in Nude.
This begins the love story.
There are a few products that I never leave home without because you never know when you need to do a minor touch up. The items in my makeup bag change due to the occasion but on a regular basis, I keep it pretty simple. Lip liners and lip gloss:...more
I'm sure by now you have seen NikkieTutorial's The Power of Makeup but if you haven't, stop reading and watch it. Photo Credit: NikkeTutorialsNikkie is gorgeous and an amazing makeup artist. She makes a strong and valid point in this particular vlog post....more
The results are in! Today, our sister site StyleCaster announced the 24 winners of their first-ever Beauty Awards. The winners are a mix of drugstore and high-end products that have one thing in common: They really work.