Posts tagged "eyes"

Chart: When Do You Pluck Your Eyebrows?

We don't know about you guys, but our eyebrow grooming habits have less to do with our brows actually needing to be plucked and everything to do with the amount of wine we've consumed. Here's a handy pie chart to illustrate.

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger & Julie Gerstein / February 16, 2012

Get The Look: Angelina Jolie’s Golden Globe Eyes

Like bold red lipstick, cat-eye liner is one makeup trick that is less of a trend and more of a lifestyle. It's always en vogue, and those who embrace it do so with wild abandon. It's no coincidence that nearly all of my style icons, the women past and present that I consistently look to…

By: Rachel Krause / January 18, 2012

Science Can Now Turn Your Brown Eyes Blue — Permanently

Science, man. It's a mystery. It seems that lately, science -- rather than focusing on curing diseases or solving impending environmental disasters -- has taken it upon itself to address an age-old problem: people with brown eyes. Yes, yes, some of you may in fact suffer from this affliction, but worry no more. A scientific…

By: Julie Gerstein / November 4, 2011

Wear Your Disney Pride On Your Eyes

I know, you're thinking -- How do I show my insane devotion to Disney's "The Lion King" in a new and innovative way? Well, makeup artist Katie Alves reached deep and came up with animated film-themed eye makeup. Like these "Lion King" coated peepers. How crazy detailed is that? And how many hours did that…

By: Julie Gerstein / June 3, 2011

Today’s Lady News: Woman Claims She Can’t Close Eyes After Plastic Surgery

A woman claims she has not been able to close her eyes after plastic surgery gone wrong. Ew! Another reason to keep what your mama gave you! [Gawker] Actor David Boreanaz has settled a sexual harassment lawsuit with an actress on "Bones" who claims he sent her lewd text messages and promised he could "make…

By: Jessica Wakeman / March 30, 2011

Light Hair/Dark Eyes And Dark Hair/Light Eyes Are The Prettiest Combos

This morning on the subway, I couldn't stop staring at the woman seated across from me. She's one of those people who's stunning, but you can't figure out exactly what makes them so pleasing to look at. And then I solved the mystery—she was blond, I think naturally, but had super dark brown eyes. It'…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / September 27, 2010

Beauty How-to: Fill in Eyebrows

Eyebrows frame your face and enhance your best features. If there are bald spots, or sparse areas in your brows, no one is going to notice your almond shaped eyes or defined cheekbones... trust us. Take up a pencil and follow our instructions.

By: The Frisky / February 8, 2010

Beauty How-To: Apply Pencil Eyeliner

How to Apply Pencil Eyeliner: Eye liner is a cosmetic essential. Without it eyes would be undefined, unappealing, and even unnoticed. This makeup standard is the key to a pulled-together face, and both pencil and liquid applications can be a breeze. Select a Quality Pencil Liner: A decent pencil will leave a solid, dark line…

By: The Frisky / February 8, 2010

Beauty How-To: Use Eyeshadow To Line Eyes

Eye shadow is the Jekyll and Hyde of a makeup case. When it comes to eye lining with shadow, a punchy color and intense application leaves your peepers lined with drama, while a soft sweep of powder creates a softer look.

By: The Frisky / February 8, 2010

Beauty How-To: Get Through an Overplucked Period

How to Get Through an Overplucked Period: We’ve all been there. It starts with one stray hair and a tweezer-rampage later it look like you took a John Deere to your eyebrows. Luckily it’s nothing a little makeup, and a lot of time, can’t fix. Draw on eyebrows: Elizabeth Arden’s Dual Perfection Brow Shaper and

By: The Frisky / February 8, 2010

Beauty How-To: Curl Eyelashes With A Spoon

While our preferred tool of choice is an eyelash curler, there may be a time when you'll have to Macgyver your way out of a stubby eyelash situation. In that case, grab a spoon, these instructions, and get ready for betty-boop worthy batties.

By: The Frisky / February 8, 2010

Beauty How-To: Apply Eyeliner on Asian Eyes

The best beauty advice is to work with what yo’ momma gave ya. But if yo’ momma is Asian, it’s a little harder to apply eyeliner without looking like your entire lid is covered in black kohl. With the right eyeshadow, liner, and application, you can turn a smudged eye into a cat eye i…

By: The Frisky / February 8, 2010

Beauty How-To: Apply Mascara to Make Your Lashes Look Fuller

Today's mascaras are so high tech you’d think NASA designed them. Some lift and separate, others vibrate and curl, and some use every trick in the book to make your eyes look like they’re drenched in miracle grow. Mo matter what tube of black magic you’ve got, it’s all in the application.

By: The Frisky / February 8, 2010

Beauty How-To: Use Eye Makeup to Look More Awake

Every gal needs her beauty sleep, but not every gal gets enough of it. The more you rest, the better you look. Hey, there’s a reason she was called “sleeping beauty,” okay? When you can’t catch the necessary Z’s, turn to your makeup bag for a fake night’s sleep.

By: The Frisky / February 8, 2010

Beauty How-To: Use Makeup to Make Your Lashes Look Longer

Not everyone is blessed with Betty Boop's eyelashes. But without the length to bat your lashes, how’s a girl supposed to get out a traffic ticket? You’ll be blowing stop signs without worry in no time with a few tricks of the trade that add miles to real eyelashes.

By: The Frisky / February 8, 2010

Beauty How-To: Apply Individual Fake Eyelashes

Mascara is probably what God created on the 7th day, but nothing in a tube can do the work of falsies. It’s like comparing a push-up bra to a boob job: the results are not the same. We wonder why two strands of feathery lashes seem so scary to women, especially when the application i…

By: The Frisky / February 8, 2010

Beauty How-To: The Smoky Eye

There is nothing sexier than a smokey eye. Done right, this come-hither look can take you from the office to the red carpet just by changing shades. Deeply set silvers and plums make for a vixonish night on the town, while a mixture of nudes and toupes from 9 to 5 might score you a…

By: The Frisky / February 8, 2010

Beauty How-To: How to Decide Which Color Mascara to Use

Black, brown, clear, blue- how’s a girl to chose? Mascaras have become so diverse in color it seems that eyelashes are the new “it” bag. Our tip: stick to natural hues for a classic look and save the crayola-colors for a fiesta.

By: The Frisky / February 8, 2010

Beauty How-To: Apply Mascara to Get Twiggy Style Lashes

Draw in crowds with Twiggy’s signature lashes. Flirty and mod, this 60’s style makes for a dazzling doll-eyed look; perfect for the sleep deprived beauty go-getter.

By: The Frisky / February 8, 2010

Beauty How-To: Deal with Light/Blond Eyebrows

Bombshell blond is a great color for tresses, but when it comes to eyebrows light hair can leave you looking more Whoppie Goldberg than Brigitte Bardot. No matter, because with a mascara wand and some shadow liner, light brows can pop.

By: The Frisky / February 8, 2010
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