Posts tagged "makeup"

Beauty How-To: Make Lips Look Fuller

Every woman wants a smooch-worthy pucker. You don’t need injections to get it either. Just follow our instructions to a healthy, sexy, pretty pout!

By: The Frisky / April 9, 2009

Beauty How-To: Remove Lipstick

No one wants to wake up looking like they made out with The Joker. Here’s how to get all that pesky makeup off your lips in a snap.

By: The Frisky / April 9, 2009

Beauty How To: Use A Lipstick Brush

If you want the perfect pout, you’re gonna need to get the perfect tools. A lipstick brush is great for lining and filling in lips, giving you the kiss-me pucker ladies yearn for.

By: The Frisky / April 9, 2009

Beauty How-To: Self Tan Fair Skin

When you want to go from pale to bronze, it is easier to turn yourself orange than it is to successfully self-tan. With our tips for getting a sun-kissed glow in your own bathroom, you’ll never fear looking like an oompa loompa again!

By: The Frisky / April 2, 2009

Beauty How-To: Keep Bronzer From Ruining Your Clothes

We use heels to look taller, spanx to look thinner, and bronzer to look tanner. But the easiest way to blow your tanning cover is with a sand-colored smudge on your sleeve or collar. Say buh-bye to the days of bronzer-stained clothing, after the jump.

By: The Frisky / April 2, 2009

Beauty How-To: Fix Self-Tanning Mistakes

We all chase the coveted goddess bronze, but sometimes our efforts do more harm than good. For instance, slathering on self-tanner only to end up looking like a Zebra and an oopma-loompa had a love child. Good thing The Frisky’s got your back with these tips for repairing a botched tanning job.

By: The Frisky / March 24, 2009

Beauty How-To: Bronze Your Face

Everyone looks better with a little bronze, but the line between summer glow and Snookie orange is a fine one. Less is more, but little is not enough. Find you bronzing balance after the jump.

By: The Frisky / March 24, 2009

Beauty How-To: Apply Blush With Your Fingers

Applying blush sans-brush sounds daunting, but it is actually a neat way to apply makeup without splurging on the tools. Check out the easy and manual way to dress up your cheeks after the jump.

By: The Frisky / March 24, 2009

Beauty How-To: Choose a Blush for Pale Skin

Too much makeup on pale skin can leave you looking clown-faced. Then again, so can the wrong colors. Pale-faced ladies need to be careful when buying blush, unless you like that whole stage-makeup look. We’ve got the colors that work for your cheeks after the jump!

By: The Frisky / March 24, 2009

Salma Hayek Launches Makeup Line

Salma Hayek has beautifully smooth skin, and once she launches her anti-aging cosmetic line, we’ll have her beauty secrets. The line is inspired by Hayek’s grandmother Maria Luisa, who was a makeup artist and used to make her own cosmetics. According to Hayek, Maria Luisa’s skin remained wrinkle-free well into her nineties. “When she died…

By: Annika Harris / March 19, 2009

Quickies!: Boycott Nickelodeon?

Hey! Love animals that talk? Want to see our editor Amelia (and her ex, actually) make a fool out of herself? Click here! [It's Todd's Show!]
Nickelodeon refuses to remove Chris Brown’s name from the list of Kid’s Choice Awards nominations, despite receiving thousands of requests to do so. Not that I ever watch Nickelodeon,…

By: Annika Harris / March 10, 2009

Poll: Would You Wear Blue Nail Polish?

Blue nails aren’t really new — everyone from Lindsay Lohan to Camilla Belle has painted their nails some variation of the color in the last year — but it seems like new shades of blue are coming out by the dozen. A bunch of nail polish companies are releasing blue polishes for spring, and China…

By: Catherine Strawn / March 2, 2009

The L Word Lesbians Are Officially Lipstick

You can finally rub sexy Shane all over your lips — well, her and all your other favorite lipstick lesbians on “The L Word.” Thanks to a team up with Three Custom Color Specialists, four fabulous shades have been created in homage to the Showtime hotties. Winey Kit, Red Hot Bette, Blushing Alice, and Naturally…

By: Simcha / March 1, 2009

Crave: Weleda Everon Lip Balm

There was a period of time when our handbag contained 15 different kinds of lip gloss, balm, and other assorted goo that we used depending on the occasion. There was one that made our pout look more kissable, one for when our lips were really chapped, and another when we wanted to resemble Dita Vo…

By: Catherine Strawn / February 27, 2009

Hello, SM Kitty

This new ad for MAC Cosmetics is a surreal, kinky take on Alice in Wonderland, featuring a trip through a (ahem) pink tunnel that takes Alice into a faraway land, where she gets molested by a roving gang of shirtless, male, SM-styled Hello Kitties. Well, then! Apparently, the four-minute, outre mini-movie is a…

By: Susannah Breslin / February 24, 2009

Quickies!: Hayden Christensen And Rachel Bilson Are Headed To The Chapel

Rachel Bilson and Hayden Christensen are engaged. Our dreams of a Summer and Seth reunion are crushed. [PopCrunch]
Rihanna has sold another 25,000 copies of Good Girl Gone Bad in the last week. What a way to show sympathy, spending money on mediocre music! Yeah, I said it. [E! Online]
Puke, apparently, goes really well…

By: Annika Harris / February 18, 2009

You Got Your Angelina Jolie In My Lipstick

I’m not sure how I feel about this. Am I supposed to take this Angelina Jolie lipstick and stick it in my mouth? And Brad Pitt, too? For some reason, these micro-sculpted lipsticks of the heads of the Two Greatest Celebrities of Our Time make me want to bite off their craniums. But maybe that’…

By: Susannah Breslin / February 11, 2009

Makeup: What’s With the Kid Stuff?

Most little girls (and even some boys!) have a moment where they play in mom’s makeup, pretending to be a grown-up woman. But is the reverse true as well: do grown women like to play in makeup that looks to be for little girls?

Barbie for Stila, featuring makeup mimicking Barbie’s looks over the…

By: Jessica Wakeman / February 8, 2009

The 12 Most Ridiculous Names For Beauty Products

“Who’s She” red, “Hollywood Nights” hot pink, “Mauve-lous Memories” — clever names for makeup colors are supposed to seduce you into buying cosmetics. Sadly, some manufacturers have completely missed the mark and named their goods badly. While Wendy pointed out some clothing items have become fashion victims because of their uncool names, here’s a round…

By: Simcha / February 7, 2009

Crave: PeaceKeeper Eco-Smooth Nail Paint

We’re so used to the chemical fumes in the nail salon that we didn’t think a natural nail polish was possible. But PeaceKeeper Cause-Metics proved us wrong. Its nail polish has been ranked the safest paint-based natural nail polish, and all profits after taxes are used to support women’s health advocacy and human rights issues.

By: Annika Harris / February 5, 2009
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