Do you push the envelope when it comes to your makeup look, or do you tend to stick to classic looks? Answering the following questions will help you figure out your beauty personality.
It's the little things that can take your look from pretty good to wow. Best of all, most of these simple tips and tricks take no time at all to incorporate into your beauty routine.
Many of us base our daily regimes on years of habit, often stemming from information gathered way back when we were kids. Our mother, our aunt, our best friend or some kid in science class told us a pearl of beauty wisdom and we accepted it as the truth: "Don't wash your hair every day" or "Keep perfume in the fridge," or "Use toothpaste to get rid of zits." But how many of these beauty adages actually true?
Many of us choose our skincare regime according to what we've stumbled upon at the local beauty counter or what we've been doing since we were a teenager. But if you broaden your horizons a bit, you might just discover that secret technique you've been searching for. Here's a sampling of the skincare trends that women around the globe swear by.
Want to get rid of wrinkles, fine lines and blemishes? It's hard to know what products to trust when we're being constantly bombarded with skin care ads promising drastic results in very little time. If you're serious about improving your skin, here are some ingredients that have been proven to help skin.
Doing makeup without a mirror could lead to some garish results (i.e. smudged lipstick, uneven foundation). In a pinch, however, you may very well have to do your face sans mirror. Here's how to pull off getting your face done whenever you find yourself without a mirror handy.
Picture it: It's 7:30 p.m. and you're still at your desk. You have to be at a soiree in 30 minutes, but you look tired with puffy and droopy eyes, disappearing makeup and clothes that give off the impression that you don't own an iron. What are you to do?
A pretty face is an uncomplicated face. And by that I mean eyebrows are tidy, there aren't any stray facial hairs poking out anywhere, skin is clear and fresh, teeth are white and flossed and dark spots are not left untreated. It's quite a laundry list, but all of this is easily done at home.
Those receipts for the perfect pink lipstick, a new pair of shoes, and the latest nail polish can add up quickly. By implementing a few money-saving fashion and beauty tricks, it's possible to some of your cash for that new purse you've been dreaming of.
Peggy Dillard Toone consumes you with a robust grace the moment you hear her voice. Her voice is soft and delicate, but her spirit is sturdy and strong.
Everyday we are bombarded with many products that we are told we must use or we should not live without. I have compiled a list of 12 inexpensive beauty and health essentials for 2012. They will cost you less than $40.00.
Lately, a lot of my female friends have been obsessing over art. They aren't discussing the bold lines of Alexander Calder's sculpture or the infinite brush strokes Monet used on a canvas to suggest the power of light. They're talking about "nail art."
If you haven't thought that deeply about the way you cleanse your face or the lip balm you pick up at the drugstore, these profiles might give you a new perspective on your usual beauty routine. And they'll certainly give you unique beauty ideas to incorporate as you see fit.
It's true -- all brides are beautiful. In my 17 years as a wedding planner, I've had the pleasure of seeing my brides on the day they look more stunning than any other day in their lives. Combine a gorgeous gown with the glow of being happy and in love, and it's hard not to look beautiful.
You're no eco-dummy. You don't need to do a lick of research to know that a product that comes in every hue of the rainbow -- and then some -- is anything but natural.
Celebrity makeup artist Mally Roncal learned at an early age the importance of accepting -- and loving -- who you are.