Minimize the clutter by whittling your on-the-go makeup bag down to the bare essentials. Whether you're going on a trip or just transitioning your look from work to play, we've got your makeup bag checklist. Say goodbye to a weighed-down bag. Plus, find out which three products to pack in your clutch for an evening out on the town.
Do you want to get Jessica Chastain's waves or Jennifer Aniston's natural-looking makeup palette from the Oscars red carpet? Of course you do! We've gathered all the information you need to re-create the top 11 beauty moments from the evening, including the exact products the stars wore.
There’s nothing like the warm, fuzzy feeling you get when passing out gifts to the ones you love. Except maybe the incredible, thrilling rush that comes from scoring those gifts during the most invigorating shopping season of all!
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Tightlining is one of the best ways to create longer, fuller-looking lashes within seconds. Yes, mascara is key for achieving luscious lash fringe, but tightlining, a method of applying eyeliner at the base of the lashes, does wonders for your beauty look. Have we piqued your interest? Good. Now learn how to tightline for voluminous lashes in today's Beauty How-To. On Kirbie: Topshop top.
By now, most of the Internet has heard of Tori Locklear — the girl whose YouTube video of herself burning her hair off has gone viral. But Internet fame does have its upsides: this morning, Locklear got a lesson in proper curling technique from celebrity stylist Ted Gibson on the Today Show. "I think that women don't necessarily know that the hair has to be 100 percent dry," Gibson said. Get all of his insight when you keep reading.
Oscars 2013 may be over, but now it's time to look back on all of the trends we saw on the red carpet. As expected, there were glamorous looks galore, along with a few edgier styles thrown in for good measure. From classic waves to tangerine lips, see the biggest beauty trends from Hollywood's biggest night.
— Additional reporting by Maria Del Russo
The ombré hair color trend is still going strong with a high-contrast update. While a subtle transition from dark to light has been the ideal for ombré in the past, a new norm is emerging: colorblocked strands. Recently, celebrities have been spotted wearing a look that is more dip-dyed with an obvious division between roots and tips. Coco Rocha is letting her flaming ends grow out with her brunette color meandering at chin-length. Amber Heard's dark hair immediately shifts to blond around eye level, while Sarah Jessica Parker softens the abrupt transition from dark to light with a few blonde highlights around the face. Here's an opportunity to let your roots hang loose, and skip a few touch-up appointments.
The Oscars red carpet is full of glamorous yet traditional styles. But at all the Oscars afterparties and surrounding soirees, that's where the stars go for the more daring hair and makeup looks. See who added edgy elements to their beauty palettes, as well as who stuck to more staid choices. It's all here in our Oscars parties recap.
—Additional reporting by Jessica Cruel