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Mon 11.30
Natural Beauty Buys You Can Feel Good About

Natural Beauty Buys You Can Feel Good About

Ever since I read that the FDA allows up to 80 synthetic ingredients to be included in gum, I’ve been perturbed. If there’s that much junk in our gum, what the heck is in the stuff we put on our faces and worse, our lips?!

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Mon 10.26
Chantecaille Giveaway

Chantecaille Giveaway: Ten Protect the Wolves Eye Shade Trios!

I have long loved Chantecaille’s charitable eye shadow palettes, whether they’re benefitting sea turtles, promoting awareness of our planet’s quickly-melting glaciers, or in the latest case, helping to protect and repopulate gray wolves.

Wed 10.21

Your Tastefully Garish Halloween Look

Ricky’s NYC is Mecca for Halloween costumes, makeup, and accessories so I turned to their beauty pros to get some inspiration for a tastefully garish look. I don’t know about you, but I’m ready to wear a pink wig…

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Wed 10.14

Eye Serums vs. Eye Creams: The Good, the Better, and the Best

With all of the skincare “must-haves” out there these days (and less time to fit them all into your beauty routines), it’s best to minimize the amount of product on your vanity and decide what works best for you. And that brings me to a question I’ve been asked a lot lately…

Thu 10.01
Grunge-Inspired Eye Makeup at Fashion Month

Grunge-Inspired Eye Makeup at Fashion Month: Lashing Out

We try so hard to get our mascara to look natural, but the makeup artists of Spring/Summer 2016’s Fashion Month have another idea in mind – clumpy, grunge-inspired lashes of all colors and lengths.

Fri 09.25

The Liquid Eyeliner Showdown: Line Dancing

When it comes to makeup, liquid eyeliner is the one thing I use the most, even more so than mascara. It defines the eyes, and more importantly, makes them pop in photos – and we all know how important that is (beauty brands are even formulating their makeup with selfies in mind now).

Mon 09.21
Runway Makeup You'll Actually Want to Try

Runway Makeup You’ll Actually Want to Try

NYFW had some crazy looks this season, especially Hood by Air’s un-blended contoured faces (read: clown makeup). One place where we saw beauty that can actually inspire real women was at Theory’s show where La Prairie and makeup artist Mark Carrasquillo led the team.

Fri 08.14
Charlotte Tilbury x Snob Essentials

Charlotte Tilbury x Snob Essentials: The Uptown Girl

Tina’s made no secret of loving all things Charlotte Tilbury, from the Magic Cream that started it all to the Goddess Skin clay mask; so when she was asked to participate in the beauty authority’s 10 Women Takeover blog series, I have to imagine there was no hesitation.

Fri 08.07
Charlotte Tilbury x Norman Parkinson Miss Kensington Look

Charlotte Tilbury x Norman Parkinson Miss Kensington Look: Photogenic Beauty, Photogenic Bag

If you’re already a Charlotte Tilbury fan (and who isn’t?), you’ll be celebrating this collection – as in literally jumping up and down with glee.