Category: Makeup

As we become more & more globally connected, you might think that drugstore beauty brands are the same in every country, but that’s far from true. Product lines are released at different times, under different names, or sometimes not at all, so my head was totally spinning the first time

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When it comes to makeup, I’ve always fallen into the more is more camp, except when I’m in a room full of YouTubers because they’re on a whole other level, even in real life. I wore CoverGirl foundation in high school until I discovered Revlon ColorStay and from there it

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When I was in high school, my best friend drove a lime green Volkswagen Beetle with purple glitter ying-yangs on the doors. Since she was basically the coolest person I’d ever met, she inspired me to love bold colors, especially chartreuse. As I became more adventurous with makeup, green remained a

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Metallic liquid lipstick reviews haven’t always been the most favorable. Remember Kylie’s KyMajesty fiasco of 2016? Good news, friends. The MAC Retro Matte Metallic Lipcolor collection is surprisingly wonderful, and I don’t say that lightly. Typically I hate anything metallic on my lips, even in a gloss form, so this launch

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I’ve been in awe of Pat McGrath’s tremendous talent for years. Back in 2009, I attended a Dolce & Gabbana makeup event where I bought practically everything she advised the makeup artist to use on me (and I still have the autographed compact in my collection). Since then, I’ve been fortunate to

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I never thought I’d say this, but I’ve found my perfect classic red lipstick! Meet¬†NARS Audacious Lipstick in Carmen. It’s a blue-based red that brightens my entire face, the hallmark of a truly complementary red lipstick. The color is so vivid it’s almost electric, but in a way that maintains

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