Tag Archives: makeup

How to Apply Lip Liner, 2 Different Ways

Lip liner is a lot like primer: it allows your lip color to last without feathering or smudging. And while it’s not usually the star of the show, this supporting player is a makeup bag must-have for creating long-lasting natural and dramatic lip looks. If this is your first time using lip liner, don’t stress. Coloring inside the […]

Create Timeless, Radiant Skin With These 10 Makeup Tips for Older Women

As we get older, our skin changes dramatically. We all know about the fine lines and wrinkles that come naturally with age, but in addition to losing elasticity, mature skin can also become drier and develop an uneven tone or texture. You may already be addressing these new skin concerns through a customized anti-aging skincare routine, […]

5 Products This Makeup Artist Can’t Live Without

Because we all have our favourites! Yikes, asking a makeup artist what five things they can’t live without is a tricky one, especially because there are so many things I love and use on a daily basis. However, after much deliberation, I’ve narrowed it down and chosen a few items that are super versatile and […]

12 Makeup Mistakes That Are Actually Aging You

Some women want to look older (ha! remember those days?), but these common makeup mistakes always signal a wrong turn. While there a few that will make you reconsider your go-to items, others show how the most subtle change can make a huge (read: age-defying) difference. Check out our easy pro tricks that will make you look and feel your […]

Basic Makeup Tools for Every Skill Level

1. Powder BrushThis brush is big, soft and fluffy. It is used for picking up a light dusting of loose powder. The big, round head evenly distributes powder all over the face. You can also use this brush for blending and dusting off extra powder. However, I feel that a powder puff sets your foundation […]

A Makeup Artist’s Guide To Cleaning Your Makeup Brushes

Your ultimate guide to cleaning makeup brushes – straight from a professional! I’ve been around as a makeup artist for quite some time now and by far the most common questions I get asked are to do with cleaning my makeup brushes – namely how to clean them and how often. Given the renewed priority of hygiene in […]

A Makeup Brushes Guide for Beginners: 9 Makeup Brushes and Their Uses

Over the years I developed a deep liking to makeup brushes, one that has me buying 2 brushes that do the exact same thing, just to test out how they perform differently. However, I remain someone who likes basic makeup brushes that are easy to use and quick to give me the results I need. I get a lot of questions […]

How To Get Pink Rose Soft Lips Naturally – Ways To Get Pink Lips

 All the women aspire to get those soft rosy lips as it adds natural beauty to the overall appearance. Many of us, who are born with soft pink lips, end up with dark lips with age. While you have the hormones to blame to some extent for darkening of the lips, your daily habits might […]

Know What’s In Your Makeup: Top 7 Skin Irritants To Avoid

Makeup is a wonderful product that accentuates the natural features and covers imperfections. Women choose makeup based on their skin tone and skin type, and these selections may introduce skin irritants that have a negative impact on the skin. When evaluating cosmetics, it is important to review the ingredients and avoid these unpleasant reactions to […]

How to Remove Eye Makeup

Removing eye makeup may seem like a no-brainer step in your skincare routine, but doing it the wrong way (or worse, not at all) can lead to puffy eyes, more noticeable wrinkles, sagging skin, and other issues—eek! Consider this your crash course on the best way to remove eye makeup. Start with Your Cleanser Using a mild, […]