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9 Gift Ideas For Your Makeup-Hoarding Friend

If you think that giving a makeup fiend more makeup as a gift is a bad idea, then you're sadly mistaken. What you should avoid are those 50-shade eyeshadow, lip gloss and blush trunks that include only a few colors she actually likes.<p>Instead, look for the latest beauty products that come packaged …

Beauty: posh makeup at smart prices

Fashion chain beauty ranges are extremely hit and miss. Miss Selfridge nailed makeup in the 80s, then lost its way, Gap launched some really influential perfumes in the 90s (I should know, I sold gallons of them to customers), and after some false starts <b>Topshop</b> makeup is now consistently fantastic. …

What’s in My Makeup Kit: Tips from a Pro Makeup Artist

What’s in My Makeup Kit: Tips from a Pro Makeup Artist

How to Organize Your Makeup

Check out these 7 stylish tips for organizing your makeup at home.<p>Lipsticks, concealers, blushes, mascaras—oh my. Organizing your makeup is no easy feat, especially since every season seems to bring a fresh bucket of new must-haves. So how to make sense of it all? Turn to the professionals. Here, …

Lips

How To: Get a Smoky Eye—No Makeup Brushes...

Look Mom, no brushes! Whether you’re a makeup brush novice or just pressed for time, here’s a quick and easy way to get a smoky eye—using only your …

Makeup

8 Steps to Applying Perfect Eye Makeup

When it comes to making up your eyes, there are a few insider beauty tricks you can use to amp up your game. Apply your eye makeup using these tricks …

10 Makeup Bag Essentials

No makeup bag is complete without these absolute must-haves, hand-picked by Los Angeles makeup pro Jenn Streicher.<p>No makeup bag is complete without these absolute must-have's, hand-picked by Los Angeles makeup pro Jenn Streicher.

Reading List: How to Pack Your Makeup Kit Like a...

<i>We know you don’t have oodles of time to browse through everything on the Birchbox blog and in the magazine each week. Here’s a short list of the top</i> …

Shopping

7 Makeup Looks You Think You Can’t Pull Off (But You Absolutely Can)

7 Makeup Looks You Think You Can’t Pull Off (But You Absolutely Can)

The Magic of Makeup

Most women start our days the same way: by unleashing our creative, idealistic sides of our personalities and creating that picture perfect mask that …

Beauty Fix: How to become an eye makeup pro, your best bet for velvet skin and more

Beauty Fix: How to become an eye makeup pro, your best bet for velvet skin and more<p>Date January 7, 2014<p><i>Every week our Beauty Fix columnist takes on</i> …

3D Augmented-Reality Makeup Mirror Could Transform Beauty Shopping

Deciding on makeup products can be a trying task: Women try on different shades, remove them and then repeat the process all over again. But a new 3D …

Courtney Stodden Takes Selfie...WITHOUT MAKEUP

In her 19 years on this earth, <b>Courtney Stodden</b> has changed the world.<p>Aside from marrying a dude in his fifties, splitting with said dude, and …

One Guy’s Thoughts On Makeup

By Bill Domke,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1acI23y<p>It doesn’t matter if it’s a night out, or a day at the park, women are always wearing makeup. …