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Here’s Why You Should Never Apologize For Your Makeup

That in-your-face red lipstick for work; a feline flick of eyeliner for hanging with friends; and as much highlighter as you can blend for date night— what’s more fun than changing up your makeup as you transform from HBIC to BFF? Honestly, not much.…
By Bustle Studios
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Here’s Why You Should Never Apologize For Your Makeup

That in-your-face red lipstick for work; a feline flick of eyeliner for hanging with friends; and as much highlighter as you can blend for date night— what’s more fun than changing up your makeup as you transform from HBIC to BFF? Honestly, not much.…
By Bustle Studios

This Drugstore Lip Tint Is Less Than $7 & Feels Like The Most Expensive Lip Product I Own

Like many a penny-pinching millennial, I love a good trip to the drugstore. Sure, maybe you went in to grab some tampons or a toothbrush, but then you walk out with 16 new lipsticks, a journal, and three bags full of discounted Halloween candy. It's …
By Olivia Muenter

This Moisturizer Is Made Almost Entirely Out Of Watermelon & It Is Hydrating AF

In late spring 2017, I attended a launch event for the Glow Recipe Watermelon Glow Sleeping Mask, a unique overnight jelly formula that's packed with hyaluronic acid and AHA. Glow Recipe co-founders Sarah Lee and Christine Chang were excited about th…
By Amanda Richards

These Are The 13 New Beauty Products You Should Be Trying Right Now

January is always a weird month for me. I usually feel somewhat wrung out from the festivities of the holidays, and I'm definitely in a ~unchill zone~ financially — but hey, at least everyone loved their presents? The weather in New York City is rout…
By Amanda Richards

8 Makeup Dos & Don'ts From Your Favorite Beauty Influencers

Most makeup addicts love a good beauty tutorial. Whether it's a no-makeup makeup look or a glittery cut crease, seeing how other people create their looks is fun for those who like to experiment with beauty. But these 8 makeup dos-and-don'ts videos f…
By Shea Simmons

This K-Beauty Brand You've Probably Never Heard Of Makes The Most Incredible Moisturizer

One of the great things about the K-beauty landscape is that no matter what your skin concern or preferred price point, there's a product for you. Want to splurge on a moisturizing product that harnesses the power of bamboo sap? Grab that wallet and …
By Amanda Richards

One Of These Beauty Products Could Change Your Life — And You Probably Haven't Heard Of It

If you religiously scan beauty blogs and watch YouTube reviews, then you're probably used to seeing the same handful of brands mentioned time and time again. There's nothing wrong with celebrating amazing products from the industry's bigwigs, but les…
By Summer Arlexis

These 11 Natural Hair Care Brands Offer WOC Less Chemicals — And Serious Moisture

Once I really started taking my natural hair journey seriously, I became obsessed with researching the best products for textured hair. My strands may have been chemical-free, but I knew I couldn't just slather anything onto them. I tried getting my …
By Summer Arlexis

The One Plus Size Coat To Buy This Week, Because The Bomb Cyclone Is Just The Beginning

"I was watching the news this morning," I said to my father over the phone, "And apparently, something called a 'bomb cyclone' is going to hit the northeast." He roared with laughter (I think about the phrase, not the prospect of his daughter being b…
By Amanda Richards

If You Suck At Liner, You Need To Try This Adhesive Eyeliner Hack

Liquid eyeliner is the bane of many peoples' existence. From shaky hands to uneven wings, there's a lot that can go wrong when you start drawing that little line right by your lashes. How do you fix it? Well, adhesive eyeliner may be the trick. This …
By Shea Simmons

9 Ways To Use Millennial Pink In Your Beauty Routine & Never Let The Trend Die

There’s nothing that screams “I reached young adulthood in the early 21st century” quite like millennial pink. The shade pales pink up and takes away the treacly bubblegum factor, and it's also become synonymous with being young and cool. The thing …
By Annie Walton Doyle

These 15 Color-Changing Beauty Products Turn Your Entire Face Into Magic

There’s something about things that change color, the combination of artistry, science, and a little bit of magic. Interestingly, in almost no adult sphere does color change technology exist — other than the world of beauty. Something about the promi…
By Annie Walton Doyle

These Beauty Tutorials Are Choreographed To Trap Music & They're Lit AF

If you're familiar with beauty tutorials, then you know the recipe for a typical video. It begins with a "Hey guys, welcome to my channel" and ends with the same head tilted, lips pursed pose for the camera. For beauty vlogger Chelsie Worthy, whose "…
By Summer Arlexis

Rihanna Is Launching A Lipstick That's An Ode To Menstruation — Seriously

Just when you thought Rihanna's makeup line couldn't get any better, she pulls out another instant win. One of Fenty Beauty's new Mattemoiselle shades is called PMS. Yes, really. Because it's about darn time that someone turns PMS into something grea…
By Kali Borovic

Here's The One Thing You Need To Know Before Shopping Kylie Cosmetics' Skin Concealer

When it comes to complexion products, finding your perfect shade can be a real pain. From wrong undertones to finishes you don't like, there's a lot that can go wrong when you shop for your skin. That's why you need to know this one thing before shop…
By Shea Simmons

The Most Popular Instagram Beauty Trend of 2017 Is Just As Extra As You Expected

This year may have been a terrible year because of, well, everything, but there is one thing that can unite us all — eye makeup. Beauty trends have taken over social media this year, but there's one makeup style that completely went viral. According …
By Kali Borovic

Here's How To Keep Your Skin Super Glowy This Winter

Winter is about to descend and ultimately wreak havoc on your skin. Even if you use a heavy duty moisturizer with shimmer or get regular spray tans, you inevitably end up with dull or pasty winter skin. But you don't have to settle for a sallow compl…
By Amy Sciarretto

Drag Queen Ruby Roo On Why Using Makeup The "Wrong" Way Feels So Right

To see drag queen, nightlife personality, and entertainer Ruby Roo in person is to see a celebration of layered cosmetics, artfully applied in such a way that it totally transforms her face. Strong contour, thick lashes, a dramatic drawn-on eyebrow —…
By Amanda Richards

This Gameboy-Inspired Makeup Is The Ultimate '90s Beauty Product

Can the world get enough nostalgia? All signs are pointing to a definite no. From television reboots to '90s fashion come backs, everyone appears to adore peeking into the past. Now, Gamboy-inspired makeup has come along, and it may just be the next …
By Shea Simmons

It's Time We All Admit That It's Cool To Buy Makeup Just For The Packaging

Sometimes, I visit the Glossier showroom when I know I'm not going to buy anything. I just like how it smells in there, like a spray of fresh roses (more specifically, like Byredo "Burning Rose"). I like the pink jumpsuits the employees wear, and the…
By Erin Mayer