Love them or hate them (ugh), the Kardashians have got the art of contouring down to a science. Contouring has come a long way since the 80′s when harsh lines of demarcation were the norm, rather than the exception. If you haven’t tried it lately, you’ll definitely want to give it a go!
Perfected by makeup artists on photo shoots and runway shows, contouring and highlighting your face is a way to subtly enhance and define your features and if the numbers are any indication a lot of women are getting in on the trend. Mintel–the world’s leading market intelligence agency–reports that launches of face makeup positioned as contouring pro
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Mad Men. The seventh and final season is here and to celebrate these last episodes Birchbox has partnered with AMC to create Mad Men-inspired beauty and grooming boxes. There’s no doubt about it, these characters have style and these curated selections of products include the items you need to perfect the show’s signature modern-retro beauty looks.
New customers will get the box for $20 while new subscribers can purchase the boxes for as little as $10! Birchbox’s subscribers will be able to select a New York or California-themed box, filled with a selection of prestige makeup, hair and skincare products. You can subscribe online at B
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Naomi Campbell’s Fashion for Relief show helped raise awareness for Ebola during New York’s Fashion Week. Jenny Balding, Cutler/Redken Stylist (yes her name really is Balding) showcased her ideal spring hairstyle – flattering and outfit-appropriate on all 63 models who strutted their stuff in their bohemian, glam or rock ‘n roll attire.
Balding specifically created a look that would work with all these different fashions – a center part, pulled back behind ears and the back section straight with slight movement. She says this style is “versatile for any occasion and you’ll look immediately pulled together with an effortless feel.” Though this simplic
For months I’ve been avoiding the cabinet under my bathroom vanity. I open it up, take out what I need to use and close up shop quickly before I allow myself to see how many products are piling up in there. Because I’m a beauty writer, I undoubtedly have more than the average Jill accumulating–it just comes with the territory! If I don’t like a product I’m reviewing it’s easy to toss, but if it gets a thumbs up it’s very hard for me to throw it away, even when I know I’m not going to get a chance to use it while I’m reviewing something else.
Chances are you too have more than you need. Spring cleaning isn’t just for your clothing and linen wardrobes. It’s the ideal time to t