Posts tagged "makeup"
Spring has finally sprung, and there is no better way to celebrate the splendor, than by painting your nails in bright and pastel hues inspired by the season. Spring happens to be my favorite time of the year, and as someone with a bit of a nail polish collecting problem (some may call it hoarding),...
It should come as no surprise that my favorite part of NYFW (or any fashion week for that matter) is checking out all the beauty. Some looks have been extreme, some had me looking twice to see if there was even makeup on the models. See what I mean in my rundown after the...
Some of the coolest chicks we know wear hardly anything on their faces apart from a boldly hued lip...and it works! I get questions all the time about best practices, so here are my tips to help you embrace the trend without looking like you got into your grandmother's makeup drawer.
Ever since I was a little girl, I've been drawn to just about every tubed or bottled item I could get my hands on in the bathroom. After many requests on my Instagram to share the daily beauty routine and rituals, I finally grouped together the current favorites lining my shelves. Let's compare notes!
Arguably equally as fun (if not more) as revamping your clothing wardrobe for fall is updating your makeup bag, both inside and out! Here are my picks for the best products to have you looking your cutest.
Cindy Sherman transforms herself into different characters in staged environments that challenge the role of women whether it be in the work force, media, or society at large. Take a peek at one of her distinct transformations.
Our beauty guru Jeannie helped us out to make two standout summer looks using our wide range of Stila cosmetics! One is a sunny look, great for work or shopping and the other is sultry, perfect for a night out on the town or a special date with the object of your affection.
Lime Crime is widely known in beauty circles as one of the top cruelty free lines and has even been described as "the Betsey Johnson of cosmetics." Intern Jenna Tortorici shows us 3 hues on 5 different skin tones -- proving that these fun lipsticks work for all ladies!
I'm digging this vintage Dior ad, mostly because I'm sure green, blue, and yellow were not necessarily popular hues at the time. It is a nice reminder though that the wild pigments of the 21st century aren't as groundbreaking as we may think!
Watch as Jeannie Vincent, makeup artist with Boston-based New Brahmin, demonstrates how to prep a shimmery lid before she conquers our greatest beauty fear: false lashes!
Karmaloop is back in the beauty game with our friends over at New Brahmin and we are thrilled to show you our tutorial series! Watch our inaugural clip with makeup artist Rose Fortuna showing us how to prep a smooch-able lip for upcoming Valentine's Day.
Your best beauty friends should be colorless, transparent products. It seems counter intuitive to invest in something that brings no overt hue or warmth to your makeup routine, but if you want to make your pigmented and polished products work then clear needs to be in your arsenal.
It's my birthday tomorrow, and like my girl Courtney Love says in Doll Parts, "I want to be the girl with the most cake".
Last week we released our greatest lookbook to date! Sadly, as with any lookbook, there were tons of amazing shots that just didn't make the final cut. Here is a quick bonus look into some of our favorite shots, with behind the scenes insight from Ladies' Buyer, Jeni Ni!