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It is easier to add than it is to take away. Start with small amounts and gently blend until even along your jaw line, face and neck. A great trick if you have your blouse or top on is to drape a towel around your neck, so the foundation doesn't flake on to your top or blouse during the application process.
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The benefits of natural beauty products have always been very important to me. And now that I have kids, I'm extremely conscious of what goes on their skin. Avoiding synthetic chemicals that I can't pronounce and choosing natural alternatives helps keep everyone healthy, and looking fabulous.
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Every year, some of the industry's top makeup artists flock to New York Fashion Week to make their mark on the runways. And while you may think their skills are out of reach for the average girl on th...
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A great way to add some radiance to your skin when you're tired and only half way through your day! Use a dab of chapstick on the tops of your cheekbones as a highlighter. Dabbing a neutral lip gloss on your Cupid's bow will also work wonders, too.
For many, many years if you looked in my bathroom drawer, you would find only three different eyeshadows. An individual pink, brown and navy. I didn't have much variety in my looks and really couldn't have imagined how fun it would be to play with different colours.To learn more about how to use eyeshadows and the latest trends, I spoke with Adi Land.
Lately, I have been flipping through fashion magazines and seeing celebrities like Kim Kardashian and others who have lush, gorgeous lashes that just look so amazing there must be something more to their look. Recently, I spoke with Joyce Poon, President & Founder of Noir Lash Lounge and she shared with me her insider tips and tricks to having amazing temporary lashes.
"I feel like women deserve more credit because I don't think I could do this every day." So said one man while getting his makeup done in a hilarious new Buzzfeed video. In the video, four men agree t...
We've just found the scariest makeup art ever. There's still months to go until Halloween but we're already starting to see cool makeup that will make your skin crawl. To wit, this amazing but creepy...
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There's makeup and then there's makeup. London-based hair and makeup artist Laura Jenkinson has just changed the lipstick game thanks to her recent artwork, which rivals all the #makeuptransformations...
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By this time next year, with the support of compassionate Canadians, the Government of Canada will introduce an amendment to the Food and Drugs Act that bans both the testing of cosmetic products and ingredients on animals, as well as the sale of cosmetic products or ingredients subject to new animal tests after a fixed cut-off date.
Being proactive and wanting to get the very most out of my 40's, I spoke with one of the top makeup artists Ruben Potrebenko, National Brand Educator for Canada to find out how I can look my very best. He shared with me some of his top tips on how to keep my makeup routine fresh and create smooth looking skin that is natural looking.
It's easy — some would say too easy — for women to think they don't look good enough. One glance at a fashion spread or makeup ad can have many wanting to crawl into a cave and hide. Enter Raw Beauty...
They say a picture is worth a thousand words and one new stunning photo is putting that common saying to the test. Reddit user ani625 posted a polarizing photo on the site on Thursday which showed a w...
Following her recent controversy in Abu Dhabi, Rihanna tried to wash away her sins in a bubble bath. It seems that the minute badgalriri covers up, she's ready to take it all off again (and not just...
I am always on the lookout for great tips on how I can feel pretty and live a healthy lifestyle after 40. As far as beauty goes I need all the help I can get. I am most comfortable in my pj's and with a headband in my hair. Which, let's face it, is not the most professional or sexy look. I spoke with one of the top makeup artists Ruben Potrebenko, National Brand Educator for Canada Jane Iredale Cosmetics and he shared some of his top tips for women over 40 to look their best this fall.
We all know that makeup can be a powerful tool to transform people into unrecognizable imitations of their former selves but one makeup artist and photographer has taken that knowledge to the test - w...
Most women use makeup to play up their best features, cover up unwanted spots or erase signs of aging but one young lady decided she wanted to know what she would look like when she was in her twiligh...
Buying skin care used to be about touching, feeling and smelling a product -- and perhaps dodging the pushy sales person at the cosmetics counter. Not sure you're ready to forgo the in-store experience? Here are six reasons to re-consider and the tips you need to get the most out of your online regimen.
When it comes to personal style, Rihanna is one girl who isn't afraid to experiment. We've seen her rock ice blue lips, a camo onesie, and of course the now-infamous mullet, but today, badgalriri took...
Time is money and you don't have time to keep up with all the news in the cosmetic world so relax, breathe, sip on that kale smoothie and keep reading. The good news? we did it all for you. Here are our top September beauty products (and why).
Love 'em or hate 'em, reality stars like the Real Housewives have come to dominate popular notions of cosmetic surgery. To be sure, the Real Housewives are about as real a representation of the typical plastic surgery patient as they are the typical "house-wife."
Every so often, I like to remove a luxury in my life for a few days, weeks, or months and see how it affects me. I never want to be too dependent on anything. Whether it be my television, cellphone or eating habits, I like to change it up a bit and see how my body, mind and soul react to it. I wear makeup to hide my flaws.
If you've ever wondered whether friends, people at work, or just plain ol' strangers judge you for wearing too much (or too little) makeup, here's a scary answer: They do. A Reddit user posted a photo...
An Orthodox Jewish woman is suing Lancôme and its parent company, cosmetics giant L'Oréal, over its alleged "24-hour" makeup, claiming that the product does not work as advertised and fades before she...
I have a few interesting things to report after a nice long break and a short week. The new site manteresting.com, family narratives, more on apple innovation, an old-school video and a new face cream all caught my attention.
Lilac, lavender, vanilla and sweet pea are just a few of the calming scents you will find in Dot & Lil‘s new spring/summer collection. These scents are found in their bath, body and skincare products,...
Are you stumped when it comes to the always popular smoky eye look? Where do you place each colour and how do you blend them to get that perfectly smudgy, yet defined look? No need to worry because ma...
Doesn't every woman love to receive a box wrapped with a pretty ribbon from time to time? Imagine that box was delivered to your door, filled with something new to surprise and delight you once a month? Just sign up for a monthly subscription service that delivers boxes full of goodies to suit your needs.
The joy of makeup is how it can be used to play up or play down specific features that we love or loathe. If you’ve always wanted to maximize the impact your eyes have, there are certain tips to keep...
No self-respecting contractor would walk onto a work site without his tool belt chock-full of all the equipment needed to get the job done. So why go into Valentine’s Day primping and prepping without...
If you haven't heard of Emily Weiss, the chief blogger and beauty aficionado over at Into The Gloss, then you're missing out. Tuesday, the ever-so-lovely Weiss popped by Holt Renfrew to take part in...
To help you make 2013 a huge sartorial success, we recently brought you 50 of the best fashion tips of all time. And now, we turn our attention to beauty. Feast your eyes on 50 of our favourite get-be...