Tag: Makeup

Celebrities who open makeup stores should be more careful with their formula and color selection (Op-Ed)

Celebrities who open makeup stores should be more careful with their formula and color selection (Op-Ed)

In a time when social media has completely changed the way fans interact with their favorite stars, the desire to possess an item from their favorite star’s life is more powerful than ever. Celebrities have been using their popularity to develop beauty products, such as perfumes and cosmetics, and many of these have been very […]

Movie Makeup artists deserve more recognition (Op-Ed)

Movie Makeup artists deserve more recognition (Op-Ed)

Outstanding makeup effects are an integral part of many Hollywood productions, elevating them to a whole new level of excellence. The use of makeup in film goes beyond only improving actors’ appearance; it also allows them to completely modify their characters. In the latter case, performers need to apply character makeup to accurately depict their […]

Lipstick shades that look good on everyone (Op-Ed)

Lipstick shades that look good on everyone (Op-Ed)

Given that I am an avid lipstick lover; there is an array of shades I love.  However, I feel some shades don’t look good on most people. In the same token, I feel certain shades do look stunning on most people. When buying lipstick, one must take into consideration not just their personal preference, but […]

Best affordable eyeshadow palettes (Op-Ed)

Best affordable eyeshadow palettes (Op-Ed)

There are a bunch of gorgeous eyeshadow palettes out there with various beautiful shades that can have our faces looking stunning. Even though eyeshadows like these are worth every dime, we will never say no to something that in addition to having us look great also is easy on our wallets. The eyeshadow palettes that […]

Children shouldn’t be using makeup and skincare products (Op-Ed)

Children shouldn’t be using makeup and skincare products (Op-Ed)

Nowadays, it’s not uncommon to see kids sporting a little makeup. The worrying reality, however, is that hidden under all the shiny surfaces, it may be harmful to children’s physical and mental health. Children’s skin is naturally more fragile and sensitive than an adult’s. Using skincare and cosmetics designed for adults risks upsetting their skin’s […]

Makeup should be considered a form of art (Op-Ed)

Makeup should be considered a form of art (Op-Ed)

Makeup, which is too often seen as a boring necessity or an empty accessory, is really deserving of more respect as an art form. Like more conventional forms of art like painting or sculpture, cosmetics has many uses beyond just improving one’s appearance.  The ability of cosmetics to express and mold one’s identity is a […]

Top three best and most affordable blushes (Op-Ed)

Top three best and most affordable blushes (Op-Ed)

I’ve always been a sucker for eyeliner, mascara, and eyeshadow. However, I have never been a huge fan of blush. I always felt that if I wore it I’d look like a clown. Thanks to these three amazing and affordable blushes I no longer feel that way. My top three favorite cheap blushes are NYX […]

Why the red lipstick is never out of style (Op-Ed)

Why the red lipstick is never out of style (Op-Ed)

Red lipstick has been an admired part of women’s fashion from ancient times to the present day. The fact that it has survived over the ages shows how appealing it is, even in the face of changing tastes and fashions. Why, yet, does this shade of red seem to have no age? Ancient Mesopotamia and […]

Steps you shouldn’t skip in your makeup routine (Op-Ed)

Steps you shouldn’t skip in your makeup routine (Op-Ed)

In the few years that I’ve been applying makeup, I’ve learned a great deal, but one of the things I’ve learned is that the more strategic you are with how you apply makeup, the better you look once you’ve finished applying it. It doesn’t matter how much or how little of it you apply or […]

Why I feel nude shade eyeshadows are a thousand times better than any other shade (Op-Ed)

Why I feel nude shade eyeshadows are a thousand times better than any other shade (Op-Ed)

Now don’t get me wrong, I love and can rock an eyeshadow of whatever shade, but there is one range of eyeshadow shades that I can’t seem to get enough of, and that, my friend, is the nude eyeshadows. I love these shades first and foremost because they look good with literally everything; non-nude colors […]

Woman is going viral on Tik Tok for “lazy girl makeup” trend

Woman is going viral on Tik Tok for “lazy girl makeup” trend

Kaycee Ogle, 25, of Flint, Michigan started a new makeup trend on TikTok using self-tanning lotion. Kaycee posted a video to her TikTok account of her applying the self-tanner on her face with the caption “Lazy girls use self-tanner, so they don’t have to wear makeup” briefly shown above the video. While she’s applying the […]

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