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Here’s Why You Should Never Apologize For Your Makeup

By Bustle Studios
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How 3 Women Use Makeup To Be Bosses At Work

If you had to list your top three, can't-crush-work-without-them tools, what would they be? We say: cold brew; a solid playlist-headphones combo; and makeup. Each one gives offers a unique edge, like energy (iced coffee) and focus (music). But what…
By Bustle Studios
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We're Breaking Every Beauty Rule & Here's Why You Should Too

How many times have you been told a so-called rule, like you shouldn't wear a smoky eye if the rest of your makeup is bold? Or better yet, how many times have you told yourself that you can't pull off a certain makeup look (e.g., "There's no way I'd…
By Bustle Studios
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How To Pose For Pictures And Nail Your Look Every Time

If your camera roll looks anything like ours, it probably has about 50 selfie outtakes for every post-able frame. And don't get us started on candids (hello, awkward laughing face). Figuring out how to pose for pictures and nail your look in them…
By Bustle Studios
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Here's How To Use Makeup As Your Superpower

The abilities to fly and time travel are great and all, but sometimes you need a more practical superpower, one that you can rely on every day to make things a little bit better — and one that, you know, actually exists. Think about how you feel…
By Bustle Studios
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3 Women On Why They Don't Apologize For Makeup On A Date

When it comes to a first date, there are a few things the makeup obsessed tend to think about. Do you wear a full face of makeup and feel like your best self while also running the risk of being perceived like you're trying too hard (insert eye roll…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
By Shea Simmons