Posts tagged "tools"

Sharper Than Your Average House Key

You never know when a little knife might come in handy, but how do you discreetly carry around a blade without coming across as an aggressive weapon-toter? Keep this key-shaped pocket knife among your house keys, that's how. The discreet knife ensures you'll always be prepared while blending in perfectly. Just make sure to remove…

By: Catherine Strawn / May 17, 2010

16 Reasons Why Every Woman Should Own A Swiss Army Knife

When I was 14 years old, my uncle gave me a Swiss Army knife for my birthday. At the time, it was kind of a letdown considering the extensive and extremely precise wish list I'd outlined from the Delia's catalog. For years, the thing sat in my top desk drawer and, frankly, it scared me.

By: Leonora Epstein / April 23, 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 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: Clean Makeup Brushes

Makeup brushes are expensive, but they get clotted with your foundation and shadows so quickly. Don't bother replacing your stash every time they get too dirty to use, just clean them. We tell you how to do it without ruining the bristles after the jump...

By: The Frisky / April 14, 2009

Beauty How-To: Chose Makeup Brushes

Buying the right makeup is only half the battle. Buy the best tools to apply it with is what makes the difference on your face. Here's what to look for in makeup brushes from blush to shadow.

By: The Frisky / April 10, 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

Transform Your Face Into A Whole Lotta Ugly

Top Row: Original, Child, Teen; Middle Row: Afro-Caribbean, East Asian, Masculinese; Bottom Row: Modigliani, 50% Ape, Manga How much do I love fun online gizmos which allow you to upload a photo and distort your appearance in bizarre ways? The Face Transformer allows you to see what you'd look like as a baby, a teenager…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 18, 2008