Christina Hughart

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Decoding Cosmetic Labels

Contrary to popular belief, being able to decipher those tiny, vague symbols on packaging labels is not something that just happens when you become …

Spring Is Here! Here's How to Spring-Clean Your Brushes, Tweezers, and More

<b>Get more beauty tips from PopSugar!</b><p>While you're going through old clothes and scrubbing floors for a spring-cleaning, your vanity essentials deserve some much-needed maintenance, too. Beauty can be a dirty business. Taking the time to clean out stray hairs, dead skin, and product buildup will not …

Basic Tips for Preventing Breakouts

When you wake up with a big ol’ pimple on your face, you wanna know how to get rid of that bad boy—and quick. But what can you do to actually <i>prevent</i> …

The 5 Most Common Skin Types, Broken Down

Just like you, your skin doesn’t fit into one box. It’s better to think of skin like leaves or moods—it can fluctuate depending on the season or …

Nude Makeup Tips for Every Skin Tone

<i>Set the foundation</i>. When there's not a lot of color to your makeup, an even skin tone becomes all the more important. At the same time, heavy base is overkill. Apply tinted moisturizer or sheer foundation.<p><i>Shine (a little)</i>. Keep your face from looking flat with a shimmery eye shadow or blush.<p><i>Let</i> …

How To Find Your Perfect MLBB

You know, your "My Lips But Better" lip color.

14 Beauty Resolutions That Are Actually Worth Keeping In 2014

New year, new beauty obsessions.

The Easiest Eyeliner Trick Ever

Cat eyes are as crazy-hot now as they were back in the ’50s and ’60s. And for good reason: the timeless look makes your lashes look thicker and your …

How to Do Winged Eyeliner

There’s something about a simple winged eyeliner look that looks good on everyone. The extra flick of liner has been done since the ’50s and still …

Makeup

Three Easy Party Makeup Looks

An Ode To Naked3

I am in love, and her name is Naked3.

Nail Polish Application 101

Back when I was in high school my mom and I would go to the nail salon every two weeks for a mani, and once a month we’d include a pedi. It’s one of …

Building Your Kit Part 16: All About Powders!

Whether pressed, loose, translucent, talc, mineral, or silica, powder can be powerful. You can use it to set foundation, remove distracting shine, …

Get the Look: Dramatic Smoky Blue Eye Makeup

Photo 3/15<p>Line it up<p>Draw a thick line with a creamy black liner, like Urban Decay 24/7 Glide On Eye Pencil, $19, in Perversion, to your upper lash …

Exactly How to Copy Olivia Wilde's Sexy Smoky Eye in 5 Easy Steps

We'd copy just about any look Olivia Wilde tried—but this masterpiece is especially awesome. Her makeup artist, Katey Denno, breaks it down.<p><b>Will you be trying out Olivia's sexy makeup look? For more from our December issue, pick it up on newsstands or download the digital issue right now!</b>

5 Must-Have Hair & Makeup Tips For a Job Interview

It’s not like you didn’t nail the interview. You spell-checked your resume. You made sure to maintain eye contact even when your eyes started to …

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View From the Beauty Closet: Meticulous Makeup Organization

Today, I'm at a photo shoot for our Feburary issue. I can't reveal any more details, but I can tell you I'm here with French makeup master Stephane Marais. I can also show you a pic of his amazing, hyperorganized kit. Every bag of lipstick is labeled by exact shade—brownish red, beige, rose—and the …

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How to Get Airbrushed, Soap-Opera Skin, and Other Tips From the Set of Days of Our Lives

Maybe it's because they come from a family of doctors. Or maybe it's because they live on a (well-lit) sound stage. But somehow the Hortons, and everyone else on <i>Days of Our Lives</i>, has managed to look good every single day since the show first aired 48 years ago. The cast shares some of their …

Anatomy of a Beauty Product: Lipsticks

Lipstick is like the toothpaste of beauty products: most of us use it every day. But unlike foundation, powder, and mascara, we change up our …

Total Beauty

How to Find the Perfect Shade of Foundation

Finding the perfect shade of foundation can make you feel like Goldilocks—it’s so hard to find one that is <i>just right</i>. Recently we had some of our Birchbloggers, a community of bloggers who get the exclusive on all things Birchbox, over to our office to find their perfect shade with makeup pro, Alison Raffaele. Since Alison’s foundation line makes finding your ideal match a no-brainer, each blogger left with her true foundation and concealer color in hand. Here, we share our top five takeaways …

Ellie Krieger's Superfoods for Glowing Skin

Earlier this week, I met nutritionist and Simple Skin Care advisor Ellie Krieger at the grocery store to stock up on skin-healthy foods. Krieger believes that when it comes to getting—and maintaining—a great complexion, what we feed our bodies is just as important as what we put on our skin. Of …

View From the Beauty Closet: A Guide to Blush and Face Shape

The other day I met with Make Up For Ever to talk about their new product launches for spring 2014, which will include HD Cream Blush, the brand's first cream blush. But that's not the only exciting piece of information I walked away with: They also provided me with a handy chart detailing how to …

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3 Ways to Avoid Embarrassing Beauty Blunders: Videos of the Month

While we use hair and makeup products to enhance our natural beauty, we’ve all had those embarrassing moments when we’ve actually made things worse. Thankfully, Youtube is always there to save the day. Here are some of the most reliable quick tips and beauty secrets to rescue you from any beauty emergency.<p>Getting your bangs trimmed too short—or, gasp, the DIY snip—can be scarier than the new <i>Carrie</i> remake. Howcast‘s styling tips for short bangs can save you from those awkward hair …

5 Minutes to a Natural, Flawless Face

For us, no-makeup makeup products are as essential as red lipstick and mascara—we can never have too many! One of our favorite go-tos for beautiful, …

Makeup

4 Steps to Smooth, Healthy Lips

With the weather getting chillier and chillier, it’s inevitable that our skin and lips will need more attention in the coming months. In an effort to …

Skin Care

Four Speedy Ways to Make Curly Hair Look Even Better

Getting your natural curls to look shiny and polished can take more time and energy than straightening them...unless you've got these quick tricks for perfecting spirals up your sleeve. Thank you, top hairstylists!<p><b>For soft, polished curls:</b> The fastest way to make your curls look more defined? "Wrap …