BEAUTY
Photo of the Week: 5.21.12

Photo of the Week: 5.21.12

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!
Nail-ed It! Gold Leaf Digits Are Easier Than You Think

Nail-ed It! Gold Leaf Digits Are Easier Than You Think

Three supplies and two steps are all you need to achieve this unique, textural nail look from our intern, Mary Rachel.
Karmaloop + New Brahmin Present: Beauty School -- Smoke Show Eyes

Karmaloop + New Brahmin Present: Beauty School — Smoke Show Eyes

Jeannie Vincent and Rose Fortuna, makeup artists with New Brahmin, team up on the challenging smokey eye, illustrating 2 ways to achieve the sultry, come hither effect. Sport a soft look or amp it up with a dramatic application after our how-to.
Karmaloop + New Brahmin Present: Beauty School – Bright Eyed and Bushytailed

Karmaloop + New Brahmin Present: Beauty School – Bright Eyed and Bushytailed

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 + New Brahmin Present: BEAUTY SCHOOL!

Karmaloop + New Brahmin Present: BEAUTY SCHOOL!

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.
Start 2012 With a Fresh DIY Spa Day

Start 2012 With a Fresh DIY Spa Day

Wouldn't you like start off 2012 with relaxed, fresh skin rather than a blemished, flaky, overpartied and overslept face? Of course, so I compiled a set of at-home remedies to make with ingredients stocked in your pantry.
Beauty 101: How to Apply Violent Lips

Beauty 101: How to Apply Violent Lips

Be the first of your friends to rock this exciting new trend and check out this video where I show you how to how to apply your own decals in this step-by-step tutorial. Pucker up!
The Magic of Invisible Beauty Products

The Magic of Invisible Beauty Products

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.
Introducing: ncLA Wraps for Fancy Fingertips

Introducing: ncLA Wraps for Fancy Fingertips

A veritable fashion phenomenon, nail art has moved to the mainstream as brands come up with increasingly clever and artistic ways for us to decorate our talons. Enter ncLA, a brand specializing in boldly beautiful nail wraps.
Beauty Tutorial | A Dramatic Smoky Eye

Beauty Tutorial | A Dramatic Smoky Eye

Beauty Contributor and New York make-up artist Stefanie Syat shows us how to perfect a dramatic smoky eye.
Start Bidding Farewell to the Brazilian Blowout...

Start Bidding Farewell to the Brazilian Blowout…

I hope you've been coveting our vintage model Tessa's hairdo (I am!), because all the curly haired lasses may soon lose the option to go semi-permanently sleek.
Make-Up Tutorial: Red Hot Lips!

Make-Up Tutorial: Red Hot Lips!

Watch these tips and tricks from Stefanie Syat on how to perfect a red lip.
Make-Up Tutorial: A Pop of Color

Make-Up Tutorial: A Pop of Color

Here at Karmaloop, we view our make-up much the way we view our clothes--as a means of self-expression! We love to change up our beauty routine to reflect our mood! In this week's beauty tutorial, Stefanie shows us a sophisticated way to add a pop of color to our eye make-up.
Make-Up Tutorial: A Fresh Look for Fall

Make-Up Tutorial: A Fresh Look for Fall

In the next installment of our beauty tutorials, make-up artist Stefanie Syat shares a cute look for fall!
Beauty Tutorial: End of Summer Look

Beauty Tutorial: End of Summer Look

New York City-based, high fashion make-up artist (and owner of Pre-Dame) Stefanie Syat teaches you how to achieve that last summer look.