Make Up

How to Get Smoky Eyes

Lots of celebrities rock the dark and mysterious smoky eye look but we all know they have stylists and makeup artists whose only task is to make sure their client’s look is perfect. The good news is that you don’t need a high priced makeup artist to get smoky eyes. This is a look you can pull off all on …

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Finding the Best Makeup for Blue Eyes

We’ve already talked about the best hair color for blue eyes so it only makes sense that we now take some time to talk about the best makeup for blue eyes. If you’ve been following our eye makeup series so far, you already know how to properly apply eyeliner, mascara and eye shadow and you already know how to make …

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The Best Makeup Tips for Different Eye Shapes

We’ve already talked quite a bit about properly applying eye makeup (eyeliner, mascara and eye shadow) as well as how to get rid of the dark circles and puffiness under your eyes but applying makeup isn’t just about technique. You can know all of the tips and tricks in the world but if you don’t know what’s best for your …

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The Best Beauty Tips for Black Women

I was recently asked about the best beauty tips for black women I’ve ever stumbled across and, quite honestly, I hadn’t really given the subject a lot of thought until that question came up. There’s a reason for that. In a lot of ways, basic makeup tips apply to everyone regardless of skin color. It’s all about finding products that …

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How to Properly Apply Eye Shadow

We’ve already talked about how to apply eyeliner and mascara. We’ve talked about how to make your eyes look bigger and we’ve talked about how to get rid of dark circles and puffiness around your eyes. What’s left? Eye shadow of course. Properly applying eye shadow is something a lot of people have a hard time with. In an article …

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How to Properly Apply Eyeliner

Applying eyeliner is an art form. Ask anyone who doesn’t know how to apply eyeliner properly. I was one of those people. I struggled for a very long time, always winding up looking like I wasn’t wearing any eyeliner at all or looking like a raccoon. The trick is recognizing that not everything works for everyone. Eyes are different shapes, …

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Get Rid of Dark Circles and Puffiness Around Your Eyes

Dark circles and puffiness around the eyes make you look tired, older and even unhealthy. You can work hard to flawlessly apply your makeup but if you fail to conceal that baggage under your eyes, your look will suffer for it. The good news is that you can get rid of dark circles and puffiness. It just takes a little …

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Use Mascara to Make Your Eyes Pop

From the time a woman starts wearing makeup, she often pays a lot of attention to learning how to properly apply eyeliner and eyeshadow but very little attention gets paid to what could be the real star – the eyelashes. Mascara is your friend, or at least it can be if you learn how to use it properly. Well chosen …

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