Tag Archives: lipstick

11 Steps to Plumper Lips

Woman applying lipstick in front of mirror

Gone are the days when thin lips were the chic trend in makeup for women. After the “Kylie Jenner trend” had swept up the world years ago, and as Kylie Cosmetics launched last 2015, big pouty lips have been the new trend. Since not every one of us has the luxury of getting regular lip […]

What Changes to Make in Your Makeup for Spring

Woman applying blush

Spring is usually the time when formulas and colors start lightening up as the trees bud out and the flowers bloom. While dark eye and lip colors and matte skin are the norm for the winter months, spring is about light and air and glow. Instead of the heavy matte foundation, try a tinted moisturizer […]

Realism: Cushion Makeup Products to Try

With every season, there are new makeup products and shades that flood the market. But sometimes it can be difficult to determine which ones are worth the money and which ones should be left on the shelf. Have you tried any of the cushion makeup yet? If not, this is your chance! They are usually […]

Best Makeup For Good Selfies

Woman applying liquid foundation

It really is a ‘thing’ now, the selfie. Truth be told, people have been taking their own picture for years, but with the handiness of a smartphone, selfies are so much easier! Not to mention the filters available that can erase or at least blur almost any imperfection. But if you know in advance that […]

Emerging Makeup Trends for Fall 2016

Women getting eyeliner applied

Yes, the thermometers are still spiking in the triple digits and the community pools are still overflowing with grade-schoolers, but school is just around the corner and the runways are showing off their fall trends. There are a few trends that seem ‘unwearable’ for normal life but some of them are quite wearable for most […]

Pucker Up for the Finale

Happy woman with red lipstick and red hair bow

As I have stated before, I have a lip balm addiction, however, that is for a different day.  Today we are looking at color, and there are more options than most of us know what to do with!  While we may stick with the same face and perhaps even eye makeup, lips are typically where […]

Red Lipstick for Every Skin Tone

Three friends wearing red lipstick.

Red lips are the perfect accessory for any outfit. A lot of my friends say that they can’t pull off red lipstick because it doesn’t look good with their skin, but the real problem isn’t their skin tone, it’s that they just haven’t found the right red for them! There are so many different shades […]

A Look at the Clinique Black Honey Line

Clinique Black Honey Collection

Clinique is known for coming up with a wide range of beauty products—for skin care and makeup needs. What recently caught my attention is their Black Honey line. Normally, I’m not a fan of really dark colors and “black” just made me think it was going to be all dark, but I was wrong! Their […]

How to Rock the Orange Lipstick

Woman in scarlet makeup

Red is a classic lipstick shade—bold and daring. Pink is great for teens and younger ladies to help make them bloom! But what if you’re already tired of the usual pink or red lippie you have? Maybe it’s time to try something new: orange lipstick. I’ve seen celebrities do it and when done right, it’s […]