Rachel Red

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Meet the trans make-up artist teaching empowerment

Few understand the transformative potential of make-up better than Grace Oni Smith. The Manchester-based performer and make-up artist spent her childhood experimenting with theatrical looks and unconventional costumes, experimentation which led to her embracing her identity as a trans woman. Smith …

Transgender

Makeup Artist Alex Box at Illamasqua chats to Crane.tv

Learning Unlearning: Who told you you couldn't draw? | Alex Box | TEDxUBIWiltz

COLOR CORRECTING - DO YOU REALLY NEED THIS?!

A Non-Exhaustive List of All the Things I Used to Do to Try to Become More Beautiful

I used to get made fun of for my big front teeth. Once, when I got home from school, I found my mom’s nail file and tried to file them down. The edge …

The Latest In Beauty Trends: Hair Stenciling Makes Us Want To Say 'I Do' To Your Updo

Brace yourselves and brace your locks – there's a new hair coloring craze in town.<p>Yeah, yeah, we know... With all the rainbow hair, mermaid hair, …

Dye Your Hair Denim To Match Your Favourite Pair Of Jeans

Ever since the dip-dye, the beauty powers at be have come up with seemingly every way possible to alter your hair colour. After monochrome dyes …

Rainbow Cat Undercut Is The Hottest New Hairstyle On Instagram

Like cats? Like funky hairstyles? Ever thought about combining the two? No, I don’t mean giving your cat a mohawk. I mean shaving your cat into the …

13 Amazing Makeup Tricks Drag Queens Can Teach You

Pull out your pens, pads and makeup palettes, ladies--class is in session. You don't have to be avid viewers of "Rupaul's Drag Race" to understand …

Flower contouring is the prettiest new makeup trend

Flower contouring is super-pretty and so effective.<p>We've had body contouring, foot contouring and even hair contouring – but now flower contouring is …

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Kim Kardashian Has Moved On From Her Contouring Obsession

The Queen of Contour is all about non-touring now.<p>Kim shocked the world with her first contoured selfie in 2012 that revealed just how much concealer she uses all over her face for her usual makeup routine.<p>Since then, contouring has no doubt exploded in mainstream makeup with just about every …

the past, present and future of contouring…

Does the smoke and mirrors beauty trick have proper staying power?<p>@kimkardashian<p>Contouring is the beauty trend that's swept popular culture by storm. The make-up technique is used to highlight some areas of the face and shade others, accentuate your favourite features and reshape those you want to …

Drag Queen Tips: Cook Your Face!

If you’ve watched RuPaul’s Drag Race, then you’re already familiar with the term “cooking” in reference to makeup application. For the rest of you …

6 Terrifying Beauty Practices from History

Chemical peels that burn layers of skin from your face. Appetite suppressants that come with a risk of heart failure. Cosmetic surgeries that change …

New York City

18 Little-Known Products With Over 1000 Positive Reviews on Amazon

You already know about our affinity for uncovering behind-the-scenes shopping secrets at Ulta and Sephora. But there’s another online e-tailer we …

Every Beauty Term You Were Afraid to Ask About, Spelled Out

Ever hear a beauty term and been too shy to ask what that means? Below, find every beauty term you were afraid to ask about, spelled out. Some of them may surprise you!<p><i>This article originally appeared on MIMIChatter.com: Every Beauty Term You Were Afraid to Ask About, Spelled Out , Aly Walansky</i>

What One-Size-Fits-All Beauty Products Look Like On 4 Different Women

Can the same makeup really work for everyone? We put cult favorites to the test.<p>Between the single-shade blushes that are marketed as built for everyone, and the lipsticks that have racked up a cult following across the board, the idea that some products are made to be universally flattering is …

Meet 3 surprising startups trying to change the face of the beauty industry

Being an entrepreneur is tough. Being an entrepreneur in the beauty space—where hundred of companies compete over the highly coveted yet extremely …

Read rachel's story

Thanks for taking the time to visit my JustGiving page.<p>On 10th of August I enrolled on the pink collar charity boxing challenge. Having never as so …

Transgender Model Andreja Pejic Stars In First Make Up For Ever Campaign

It was announced back in April that Andreja Pejic would be the first trans female model to land a makeup campaign with Make Up For Ever, and now we …

Swagger Takes '90s Cartoons To Fashion Week

Fashion Week is always a celebrity-filled, star-studded affair. Every corner we turn, we spot an A-lister or designer dashing from show to show. …

90s Cartoons Hit New York Fashion Week

Daria in Prabal Gurung and Lisa Simpson in Diane von Furstenberg? A new cartoon collaboration brings our favorite 90s characters to NYFW.<p>Amidst the …

A Twin Peaks-Inspired Fashion Line to Help You Channel Your Inner '90s Pop Culture Obsessive

Oh, the '90s was full of great TV shows! There was the original <i>90210</i>, <i>Melrose Place</i>, <i>Party of Five</i>, <i>Dawson's Creek</i>, all those great Must-See TV sitcoms like <i>Friends</i> and <i>Seinfeld</i>. And who can forget the one-season-wonder <i>My So-Called Life</i>?<p>But there's one short-lived television series from the early '90s …

Lauren Laverne on style: 90s fashion

The 90s are back! Yes, again. It takes at least three revivals before the final traces of the confusing, noisy mélange that characterises present-day reality is filtered out, and we are left with the true essence of an era. This process boiled the hoary old 80s down from its original state (a …

Spring 2015 Fashion Trend: Grown-Up Baby-Doll Dresses at Givenchy, Chloe, Saint Laurent

Along with overalls, slip dresses, and crop tops, baby-doll dresses are the latest '90s fashion staple to receive a chic-as-hell refresh. But not to worry, we're not revisiting those grunge-tastic collared frocks and satiny Empire-waisted pieces, which are <i>iconic</i> by the way.<p>Because this time around, …

Trend Alert: The 6 Most '90s-Tastic Crazes of Fashion Month

Most of us look back at the 1990s as a decade in which tattooed necklaces were our jewelry of choice and acid wash denim was king. We wore patterned parachute pants, endless tie-dye, and baggy overalls, and we <i>loved</i> every minute of it. That said, our inner '90s kid was incredibly excited to see some …

These Fashion GIFs Will Transport You Straight To The '90s

Get out your scrunchies and acid wash jeans...<p>Ah, the '90s. A time when high-waisted mom jeans, snapback neon hats and suspenders reigned supreme. For some reason, of all the decades, this is the one we're most nostalgic about. The fashion was on point (for the most part) and TV was at its …

13 '90s Films That Every Fashion Girl Should Watch

Fashion and film have always gone hand in hand, whether it's a designer taking inspiration from a movie's wardrobe or a leading lady sporting the latest couture. Here, the defining cinematic style that shaped the decade of the '90s—from Clueless to Cruel Intentions.<p><b>1) Casino, 1995</b><p>Giving the mob …