How to Get in on the Unicorn Makeup Trend

So, it seems like the hot new trend right now is unicorn. Now, how the mystical creature’s prominence has been able to cause such a magical commotion in every product ranging from a Starbucks drink to hair extensions is up for debate. According to NY Mag, the trend actually surfaced sometime last summer, but thanks…

It’s Official. SMASHBOX is a Lip Art MVP.

Smashbox Cosmetics was recently awarded the title of “The Most Valuable Lip Art” by the Guinness World Record for its latest lip creation. Makeup Artist Vlada Haggerty used over 6.5 carats and 80 diamonds provided by jeweler Zoe Chicco to create the bedazzling creation, which appraised for a lip-smacking $26,500! Other than the jewels, the…

M.AC “Next To Nothing” Review

Post by Jolevette When Alicia Keys announced that she would no longer be wearing make-up, it was a decision that shocked the world. But, I recently saw a commercial that showed the words “Be” and the letter “U” as a part of the word “beautiful.” And that is what the diva wanted to be: herself;…

Long Overdue Event Recap: L’Oréal’s Galantine Party

On the eve before Valentine’s Day, my sister joined me for L’Oréal’s Galantine event. It’s rare that I get invited to a press event, where they actually encourage you to bring a plus one, but for L’Oréal’s Galantine themed event, I was asked to bring a BFF, and it was a no-brainer that I chose…

Lancôme Teint Idole Ultra 24H Product Reviews

I recently received a few products complimentary from Influenster to try out and rather than posting full on reviews of each, I filmed a makeup look using the products so that you can really see it in action. You can view the full video here on my Instagram page. Not into video? Some of my…

Lisa Frank Announces Makeup Collection

If you did not have access to Lisa Frank items as a young girl growing up in the 90s, you were unquestionably robbed of the happiness brightly colored stencils, glitter and sparkling stickers could bring to your trapper keeper. The psychedelic supply company has announced something that will make every girl, no matter their age,…

Jessica Alba’s Oscars Hair, Makeup & Dress Details

We’ve got the inside scoop on how to get Jessica Alba’s romantic hair & makeup from last night’s Vanity Fair Oscar’s After Party. Her look was the work of Daniel Martin, Makeup Artist and Honest Beauty Creative Color Consultant, and celebrity hairstylist and Jennifer Yepez, Honest Beauty Brand Ambassador. THE MAKEUP: • To recreate Jessica’s…

The One Makeup Product that Dominated at the Oscars

To debut product launches, some brands turn to social media influencers or even promote the products on their own channels, but Glossier tapped the makeup artists of the celebrities attending the Oscars to debut the latest addition to its color cosmetics family: Cloud Paint. The gel-cream blush is available in four shades, Puff, Haze, Beam,…

Lady Gaga’s Superbowl Makeup Breakdown

Lady Gaga’s makeup and sparkly Versace outfit were just as mesmerizing as her performance at last night’s Superbowl. Her makeup artist, Sarah Tann, told WWD that it took around 25 products from the Marc Jacobs Beauty line to create the show stopping look. Here’s the breakdown: Eyes: Magic Marc’er Precision Pen Waterproof Liquid Eyeliner in…

Bare Minerals Is Adding 12 New Shades for Diverse Skin Tones

When I was in college, I landed an internship to work at a PR firm that represented Bare Minerals, and was so was excited that I was finally going to have the opportunity to try one of the most talked about powder foundations on the market. But, that excitement was short-lived as I tried every…

Storybook Cosmetics: Makeup Inspired By Fairytales

Once upon a time…there isn’t a girl out there who’s heard those magical words without remembering their favorite childhood stories and drifting their imagination off into a fantasy land where anything is possible. Storybook Cosmetics is aiming to combine most women’s two loves: makeup and childhood stories. The new line features magical and mystical cosmetics…

K-Beauty Trend Alert: Wine-Infused Makeup

From snail masks to tattoo lipsticks, the Korean beauty market has brought us exciting, and sometimes scary innovations that make us at the very least, intrigued. Korean brands are known for their creativity and whimsical packaging and beauty brand Labiotte is no exception. The company has an assortment of eye and lip products that contain…