Tag Archives: makeup

8 Steps to Your Perfect Eye Makeup

It feels like applying eye makeup is pretty intuitive, for the most part. That is, until you step outside or check Instagram only to see just how much better you could be. You might watch YouTube tutorials, or follow makeup artists, but there are always more insider tricks you can use to amp up your eye game. But before […]

Bobbi Brown’s Top 10 Beauty Tips Which We Swear By

There are many make-up artists in the world, and one of my favorites started her own cosmetics brand in 1991 and her main message was “The secret to beauty is simple: Be who you are”; the legendary Bobbi Brown.Bobbi Brown always shares helpful make-up tricks that are so simple and easy that even if you don’t know how […]

Lizzo and Cardi B’s “Rumors” Music Video Has So Many Beauty Details You May Have Missed

It’s official: The internet is broken again. The culprits this time are Lizzo and Cardi B who transformed into glowy Grecian goddesses for their “Rumors” music video that was released at midnight on August 13. The duo reimagined the legendary Muses from Hercules with shimmery gold makeup, avant-garde brow looks, and braided hairstyles that are so long they put […]

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 […]