Are you tired of looking like you are in need of some solid shuteye? The skin around the eyes is usually the first place to show signs of aging such as lines and wrinkles, under-eye bags, and puffiness. The good news is that there are many ways to reverse these signs thanks to potent multi-tasking eye creams, collagen-building treatments offered by dermatologists, and the right makeup. Here, in honor of BITB’s five-year anniversary, we give you five ways to make eyes standout and look younger.
Use an Eye Cream Daily
Lines and wrinkles form from years of squinting, sun damage, and the breakdown of collagen. Eye creams can help plump delicate skin and tackle a variety of issues with
One of my favorite products is celebrating its big 4-0. It’s Maybelline New York Great Lash Mascara, the cannon for all mascaras, as far as I’m concerned. In honor of the anniversary, Maybelline partnered with three fashion designers – Max Azria, Tracy Reese and Vivienne Tam – to create a limited-edition collection. The collaboration is a natural fit as Maybelline is the official cosmetic sponsor of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, which is taking place next month.
I admit it. I am way old enough to have lived through the 80s with my shoulder pads and poufed out hair and severe makeup. And just when you think it’s safe to throw out your metallics and royal blues, it comes back again! Thus I was inspired to write about colored mascara which was a big trend then and has made a fabulous comeback recently too. So if espresso and chocolate brown, jet black and brownish black mascara make you yawn, check out these spicy options to turn up the volume. These can be used as an accent to tips of lashes or just a stroke at the outer corners for a subtle effect.
Here are the best of the colored mascara brands we came up with, just in case you’re feeling a
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