Month: August 2017

You can get fuller and more defined brows very soon, all thanks to ColourPop Cosmetics adding two new products to their existing eyebrow collection (the affordable makeup retailer has previously released a line of waterproof eyebrow gel and pencils.) The Brow Boss pencil and the Brow Boss gel will be available on their website starting
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Back in May, L’Oréal announced that you’ll soon be able to wear Balmain on your lips thanks to a 12-shade lipstick capsule collection from Balmain creative director Olivier Rousteing slated to launch next month during Paris Fashion Week. The campaign imagery features 12 women of all different origins and backgrounds shot in front of a
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CoverGirl Lashblast Mascara “One of the best pieces of beauty advice I ever got came from Jake Bailey, the late, great makeup artist who worked with Katy Perry, Selena Gomez, too many A-listers to count. He said that instead of buying a $30 mascara every three months, I should buy an $8 mascara every three
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Dear E. Jean: I’m finding myself pursued by a wealthy, proper British banker who is all but begging me to let him be my “loyal, obedient slave.” He is serious. When it comes to sex, he wants me to order him around. He wants to be my “property.” I’m a gentle, romantic woman whose heart
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Sometimes achieving the elephant lashes of your dreams takes more than a tube of killer mascara. But applying falsies every day is incredibly high-maintenance and no one wants to be that girl. Somewhere in between is lash serum, a supercharged elixir that does everything from simply strengthening lashes in order to prevent fallout and help
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Advertisement – Continue Reading Below The first time I ever felt powerful, I was five years old and had a mouthful of magnets. I had seen an older kid in the neighborhood wearing braces, and for some misguided reason I decided that if I, too, wore braces, I would be special and metallic and, somehow,
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New research published in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology confirms that women of color are being exposed to higher levels of beauty-product-derived chemicals like mercury, steroids and hormone-disruptors than white women, most likely because of racist beauty ideals. “Pressure to meet Western standards of beauty means Black, Latina and Asian American women are
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Taraji P. Henson isn’t just back for another MAC Cosmetics Viva Glam product drop—she’s here to break our jaws, too. The actress’s new campaign for the fall 2017 Viva Glam initiative just dropped, and this time it’s all about shades of gold. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below The two new products are the Viva Glam
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Madonna is bringing her skincare line, MDNA Skin, to the United States next month. In a new interview, Madonna reveals the move is due to Stateside demand: “I’m tired of hearing people complain here that they can’t get it in America.” Advertisement – Continue Reading Below The singer also plans to create products that are
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Dear E. Jean: Can you clarify the Girl Code? I’ve been finding myself in some questionable situations over the past couple of years that somehow or other always come down to potential violations of the Girl Code. I may be out of it—I’m 28; you’d think I’d have a clue—but what are the rules among
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Last night on Viceland’s Desus & MeroDesus & Mero, the late-night news duo turned their attention to makeup artist slash vlogger, “Jeffree Racist Star,” who slammed Kim Kardashian West’s swatch skills and quickly faced the wrath of Twitter commenters who implicated Star’s well-documented racist comments in years-old videos. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Kardashian West
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Chanel Rouge Allure in Excentrique “This is one of my favorite corals,” said makeup artist Kira Nasrat. “It’s a brighter one but I like to swipe the color directly from the bullet and smudge it gently with my finger to diffuse the color. It can be worn as a bolder coral or as a stain.
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Henry Amador-Batten, a 52-year-old gay man, and his five-year-old son, Benjamin, were on the last leg of their trip home to Raleigh, North Carolina on May 20. The two had just come from Puerto Rico visiting Amador-Batten’s ailing father, who passed away during their visit. Wearied from heartache and traveling since the early a.m., the
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The Too Faced Chocolate Bar Palette is getting a major luxury upgrade. Yesterday, YouTuber Jackie Aina—maybe accidentally—leaked swatches on her Snapchat, where she goes by the name La Bronze James. Here’s a snap of of the compact: Advertisement – Continue Reading Below And the full swatching: Happily, Too Faced co-founder and CCO Jerrod Blandino wasn’t
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If you didn’t manage to get your hands on one of Pat McGrath’s glittery lip kits or coveted gold eye pigments, fret not. The legendary makeup artist will release a permanent makeup collection, launching first on patmcgrath.com on September 16 and then hitting Sephora store shelves starting on October 6. The new collection follows seven
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Advertisement – Continue Reading Below If you’ve ever walked out of a hair color appointment with an entirely different hue than the one you envisioned; you are not alone. Between choices like honey, strawberry, caramel, and mocha, describing your desired shade can get complicated. Case in point: When presented with the same photo of Jennifer
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