Highlighting has been around forever but has recently become a huge trend. Beauty bloggers across the world post instructional videos on how to get the perfect highlight. Below are a few of my favorite highlighters and illuminators.
My confession: Using eyeliner on your lips as a way to prep and prime them for lip colors is actually more effective than using normal lip liner.
Karissa Bodnar, is the Founder and President of Thrive Causemetics and fellow University of Washington alumnus. While in college she set a goal to start her own company that served a greater purpose than just generating a profit and in 2014 she did just that.
We all have our favourite beauty products that are a must for travelling and tips and tricks to help us arrive at our destinations looking fresh and bright eyed. But what exactly do you wear, or not wear, when you travel?
So for the New Year (2016), I hope that the creamy crack, weaves (glue and tracks) and wigs will continue to be left behind for Black women. Also, departing from straightening combs, flat irons, and blow dryers will be an added move toward self-love, in terms of embracing natural hair.
Whether you got caught up in an SVU marathon or that girl's night out ran a little later than expected, sometimes you're just too exhausted to remove your makeup before hitting the sack. This usually seems harmless enough at the time -- you normally take great care of your skin, so what's one night of laziness, right?
No image captures our attention quite like the human face - its ability to communicate is unparalleled. All of mankind believes they are 'face readers,' too. Everyone believes they can tell what another person is thinking simply by means of facial clues.
With the winter months feeling like their dragging on there's no better way to spruce yourself up than with a hot new hair colour. But what are the newest colour's and which one is right for you?
There does seem to be more visibility of a broader spectrum of "beauties" in the world today. Beauty is becoming more expansive, less exclusive. And yet it seems to me that the pressure of looking one particular way may have been replaced by a more intense pressure of "making an effort."
Skincare products have come a long way since our grandmothers, and even our mothers were much younger. Soap and water. A pot of Ponds Cold Cream. Undiscovered science and yet to be discovered ingredients for effective skincare. They didn't have the choices available to them that we're lucky to have at our fingertips now.
With his sharp eye and vision for beauty, Rai is building a clientele far beyond this Asbury Park residents dreams.
Are you of the mindset that your clothing color choices should go with or match your hair color? If so, you are not alone. I hear this all the time and most often I hear this from people who have chosen to go gray.
Christmas time means movie time, and it's always so fun to see the theatrics in hair -- everything from realism to fantasy and futuristic looks. And, "right," maybe you don't want to walk around with a cut from "Mad Max," but even extreme movie styles can give you some great and useable inspiration.
The coming together of the world of visual arts and the world of beauty (and fashion) is nothing new.
By Sue Williamson, W Magazine. "Million Dollar Baby" photographed by Katja Rahlwes, styled by Felicia Garci...
The writer Julia Baird recently explored the idea of ugliness in a New York Times opinion piece; that those...