Properly Test Foundation Shade

How to Properly Test Foundation Shade Wearing Foundation is really a personal choice. The most important rule is to properly test foundation shade to match your skin tone. You should really wear foundation if there is something on your skin that you’d like to cover up, like age spots or discoloration.  Be sure to properly […]

Banish Under-Eye Circles

Under-Eye Circles In most cases, the dark under-eye circles under are blood vessels that can be seen through the skin. The skin around the eyelids  is the thinnest skin in the body. Like varicose veins, dark circles under the eyes are usually an inherited trait. When blood passes through the large veins close to the […]

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Amazing Foundation Tip

HAVE YOUR FOUNDATION LAST ALL DAY This foundation tip can change your life. It will change the way you apply foundation forever. This trick will hold your foundation in place all day. No excess post powdering.  I KNOW! We’ve been told to powder after foundation, and this makes total sense. And it works. But what […]

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Lazy Girl’s Guide To Amazing Skin

Achieve Amazing Skin   The Lazy Girl’s Guide To Amazing Skin Everyone wants gorgeous, glowy, perfect skin. Sure, you can spend hours upon hours on a complicated routine that requires multiple steps and products to achieve said flawless look — but who has the time, money, or patience for all that? We certainly don’t. Top […]

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Movie Makeup

10 Fabulous Movie Makeup Looks Through the Years For almost a century, movie makeup artists have used their skill to create looks from any and every time period and genre. While the makeup of science fiction aliens and horror villains are interesting, to say the least, the makeup looks that make our jaw drop in […]

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Makeup Trends To Avoid

Understanding Makeup Trends Most of us admire celebrities and the glamour surrounding their lifestyles.  When it comes to the makeup that their makeup artists create we try and imagine that this is their everyday look.  Makeup trends normally follow a certain look inspired by certain looks created by makeup artists. When it comes to applying […]

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To Contour or Not to Contour

The Contour Debate Continues Contouring was popularized by drag queens who sculpt definition into their faces to enhance a feminine look.  It can bring a more chiseled appearance to the cheeks, frame the face, and lighten up under the eyes and cheeks. It can also make you look like a striped mess and it’s really […]

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Celebrate Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day Valentine’s Day, also known as Saint Valentine’s Day or the Feast of Saint Valentine, is a celebration observed on February 14 each year  when people show feelings of love, affection and friendship. It is also a time to appreciate friends in some social circles and cultures. For example, Valentine’s Day in Finland refers to […]

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Wake Up Beautiful

About Beauty Sleep When it comes to your beauty routine, sleep may be the closest thing there is to a fountain of youth. Your body repairs itself and recovers while you snooze, and that leads to a long list of benefits for your looks. The key is to get enough shut-eye — 7 to 9 […]

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Looking Forward To Spring?

Makeup Trends The future beauty trends from the Paris, Milan, London and New York Fashion Week runways.  The eyes had it and models sported washes of blue shadow and other bold colors  in the shape of bandit masks. Original! Although this look is striking it may not be everybody’s cup of tea. When it comes […]