We're at the dead of a winter full of unease and discontent, and I'm looking for comfort, though not in any of the usual places. No sweater scents or smoldering ambers. Instead, I'm going with the icy chill and otherworldly beauty of iris. Show More Summary
You know I had to.It's the color. And the embossed pattern. And the gleam. The packaging didn't hurt, either.Burberry Silk and Bloom Blush Palette isn't really a palette in the sense of having multiple colors. It's just one product in a compact, but the blush itself is one the prettiest around. Show More Summary
A couple of weeks after posting my review of Artis Oval 8 I ordered these two MAC eye brushes on the advice of a reader. If you recall, as much as I enjoyed the performance of the gigantic Artis face brush I've found it high maintenance and finicky tool that demands its own entourage just to keep it happy. Show More Summary
I haven't done a FotD in forever. It was not for the lack of makeup old and new, nor was it for lack of creative experiments. I just was not feeling the need for documenting my face every time I buffed on a new highlighter or got ready to leave the house. Show More Summary
I realize that I'm one flanker behind. Aromatics In Black was a 2015 release, followed by Aromatics Black Cherry last year. Prior to that Clinique has released Aromatics In White (2014) which I couldn't stand because of its generic musky...Show More Summary
Stila Matte 'n Metal Eye Shadow Palette was my last purchase of 2016. I decided it would be a good companion to the two Stila Eyes Are the Windows palettes I already have, Mind (all matte) and Soul (half matte, half shimmer). I likeShow More Summary
Why, though? WHY? Why are so many of the best things limited edition? It’s lunacy, and it’s REALLY annoying. Chanel Noir Pétrole Eyeliner ($33) deserves a permanent position — like the Codes Subtils quad — because if you have brown eyes (and even if you don’t), it’s magic. Show More Summary
Isn’t it just so typical? Right when you’re ready to drive down to the neighborhood tattoo parlor to get a tattoo of your favorite Chanel blush, because you love it that much (ahem, Malice!), another one comes along and steals your heart away. Show More Summary
Apple and the Unicode Technical Committee will meet next week to discuss adding redheaded emoji options.
Oils have been coveted by beauty junkies for complexion cleansing, body hydration, and DIYs (to name a few!), but naturalistas especially know how they can work wonders on damaged hair. Tresses that have been tortured with excessive heat styling or suffered from drying products can benefit from these nourishing must haves. Show More Summary
An umbrella may be a welcome oasis of cool shade on a sun-scorched beach, but don't rely on it to protect you from harmful UVA and UVB rays. According to a study in JAMA Dermatology, umbrellas do not provide adequate sun protection. In...Show More Summary
New year, new you (and, if you're doing it right, new 'do). To ensure you make a good impression in 2017, we tasked professional hairstylists with breaking down 10 DIY hairstyles that are sure to pop (not fizzle) for all of your going-out needs. Show More Summary
We love a good hack, but sometimes, it's just far better to use a product for its intended purpose. Case in point: the effective yet questionable Pepto-Bismol blackhead treatment. In case you hadn't heard about this DIY, Victoria's Secret...Show More Summary
If you need a new Harry Potter beauty fix, one Etsy seller is offering the most magical collection we've seen so far in 2017. TeaSoapBooks created a set of five eight-ounce bubble bath potions. The set includes Butterbeer, Amortentia,...Show More Summary
I have posted a correction in my post on Japanese beauty brands’ “Items to Be Discontinued” pages. Many thanks to one of my readers, Kuri, for pointing out the errors.
The careful and precise narration of makeup tutorials can be difficult... especially if you don't know anything about makeup. Recently, many beauty bloggers have taken to asking innocent bystanders - say, their 5-year-old daughter, or even their drunk boyfriend - to narrate a tutorial for them. Show More Summary
Unicorn goals. The post These Beautiful Prismatic Brushes Give You Major Unicorn Vibes Without Blowing Your Budget appeared first on TheGloss.
If you remember which Sailor Moon character you relate to the most (Sailor Mars, here!) or still think Tuxedo Mask is your one true love, brace yourself: Creer Beaute just released an adorable Sailor Moon-inspired eye shadow compactShow More Summary
If you struggle to grow out your hair, you likely often have to face a difficult decision: keep the length you've been working so hard to achieve, or sacrifice it in favor of hair health. But according to Refinery29, a technique called...Show More Summary
Good morning, my friend. How are you doing? I hope you’re hanging in there… So, you know me pretty well, and I think that you know that my whole makeup agenda in life is to do my skin — my foundation, concealer, powder, etc. — and have...Show More Summary