Fair-skinned? Try a neon pink lipstick, or a light peach shade. These will both add a warmth to your skin. Those with medium or olive skin will look great with a coral shades or reds with a hint of range, which will bring out the tan. Those with darker skin will look really great in reds or oranges. . … [Read more...] about What’s the best bold lipstick for your skin tone?
High quality makeup brushes last longer and work better than cheap ones. So they're worth the investment, but you do need to take good care of them. Wash them regularly because the makeup can damage the bristles. Use shampoo, hair conditioner or a very gentle dish washing liquid. Rinse, squeeze out the excess liquid, then lay them flat on a towel. Drying them upside down can … [Read more...] about What’s the best way to take care of makeup brushes?
The makeup counter now offers a dizzying array of choices. Aside from the lipsticks and the mascaras that we grew up with, there are now primers, bronzers, luminizers. What are they and do we really need them? This simple guide can help. … [Read more...] about Guide to buying makeup
It's normal for kids to want to play with mommy's lipstick and nail polish. But soon the little girl who liked to play dress up at home grows up into a tween who wants to do it everyday—and buy her own beauty stash, too! It's up to you to decide when your daughter's ready to wear makeup. When you finally say yes, pass along these guidelines and beauty advice too! … [Read more...] about Best makeup advice to give your teen
Once you've decided to be a professional makeup artist, the obvious question is, 'How am I going to make money?' Luckily, there are quite a number of opportunities for makeup artists. You can sign on to become the in-house artist of a TV show, or freelance for magazines and runways. You can specialize in bridal makeup, or join the makeup team of a beauty brand. Here are just … [Read more...] about Career options for makeup artists