Everything You Need to Know About Lip Contouring

Well, what do you know? Two of our favorite (and most popular) makeup trends of all time — over-lining lips and contouring — have decided to team up! And what do you get when these two illusive tricks unite? Lip contouring. It’s the full-on shadow-and-light effect … for your pout. Following the same method as…

How to Contour For Your Face Shape

We  love hearing from our panel of beauty pros about the latest and greatest beauty tricks. Today, we’re lucky enough to hear from New York-based makeup artist Ashley Rebecca, who fills us in on how to contour for your face shape. Take it away Ashley! It’s safe to say that contouring has literally taken over…

How To: The Gold Smoky Eye

By Diana Crisan A much as we love the intensity and versatility of a deep, dark smoky eye, there’s something special about the glitz and glam of one that’s the shade of, well, jewelry. And some occasions call for looks that go beyond the basics, especially around this time of year. Master *THIS* updated version…

Two-Toned Eye Shadow Tutorial

Wen it comes to our makeup, we are not monogamous creatures. We use multiple products to get our brows looking like perfection, we layer our lip products like no one’s business and our faces are a cocktail party of highlighter, bronzer and foundation. So, why would we limit our eyes to a life of one-product…

10 Awesome Silver Hair Colors Ideas

BY LARAH TEE Looking for some hair color inspiration for your new hairstyle? Take a look at these silver hair ideas which are taking the fashion world by storm. Silver hair (or Granny hair) has stolen a TON of hearts this year. Not only is it edgy and stylish, but it also takes a ton of courage…

How French Women Do Beauty

BY KAREN LANG It’s the question we all want to know: how are French women so gosh darn beautiful? Maybe it’s something in the air, the coffee they drink or the delectable cuisine, but there’s something about French women we find so utterly captivating. Their very movements — the way they wear their clothes and swipe…

How To Make Your Own Rosewater

BY AZALEA PENA If you haven’t used rosewater in your beauty routine, you’re missing out! Rosewater has numerous beauty benefits such as improving skin tone, fighting acne and moisturizing skin. It’s about time you give it a try and learn how to make your own rosewater! Rosewater is something you have to have in your daily…

15 DIY Beauty Recipes To Enjoy From Head To Toe

BY AZALEA PENA Looking for DIY beauty recipes to add to your Perfect, 24/7 cookbook? We’ve got 15 of them right here.  If you don’t just want to look good, but want to be a DIY beauty expert too, you’ve come to the right place. Learn how to concoct 15 magic elixirs that will keep you…

DIY: How to Make Your Own BB Cream and CC Cream

By: Liz Lanuzo BB creams and CC creams are easily available in the market. However, if you want to save a few bucks by simply re-purposing some beauty products you already have, then make your own! It will rock. You will probably be able to get a better shade match and a skin-beneficial product in…

Homemade Non-Toxic Eye Liner

By The Coconut Mama As an “all natural” mama I don’t tend to wear makeup on a daily basis. More like, weekly or even monthly. I have sensitive eyes that tend to get irritated easily by mascara and eye liner. I’ve tried a few natural brands of makeup that I liked a lot, but still…

A Beautiful No-Makeup Makeup Look in 5 Easy Steps

Some days you want your makeup to look natural and not too “done” — at a low-key work lunch, during morning carpool, or when you’re wearing a really fancy outfit, for example. But going bare-faced is probably not what you had in mind! With the right products and techniques, you can make the most of…

6 Glam Mod Hair and Makeup Looks You Can Pull Off

It’s a mod, mod, mod, mod world! Swinging-’60s hair and makeup still looks remarkably fresh, and with the help of our how-tos, retro-inspired beauty styles are easy to create. How groovy is that?   Twiggy Lashes Does anyone better personify ’60s mod style than Twiggy? Get the look: Start by curling your lashes. Next, apply…