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There's a dark, mysterious air to several makeup lines for fall -- think names like Superstition, Dark Spell, Mystic Metallics. And just launched is Cover Girl's new line based on the upcoming film "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" that brings smoky eyes to a whole new level. MAC celebrates a legend -- fashion illustrator Antonio Lopez -- with a limited-edition collection of vibrant...Read more »
The blow-out craze that’s been going full steam in Manhattan for the last few years is finally making its way out to the Island. There have been a couple smaller operations, but Aire Blow Dry Bar, which opened earlier this month in Woodbury, seems the most comprehensive to date.
The bright, modern salon has a few add-ons to the blow-out menu -- things like Kerastase treatments, extensions,...Read more »
Whether you're a fan of Kim Kardashian's style or not, it's rare you'll spot her without her makeup perfectly done.
Kardashian's most popular look is her signature smokey eye, something that takes practice to perfect.
This YouTube tutorial by professional makeup artist Makeup by Eman will make it a bit easier.
The tutorial takes you through a few easy to follow steps and...Read more »
Nope, it's not your mother's zinc oxide, that's for sure. Back in the day, that stuff looked like cream cheese on your nose. Own's Dual Protecting Day Lotion SPF30 is a nongreasy, clear version, $22.99; at Ulta and ownproducts.com.
Murad's Essential-C Sun Balm Broad Spectrum SPF 35, launched last month, defends against UVA (aging) and UVB (burning) rays, and antioxidants combat free radicals...Read more »
After years of success in the fashion industry, Marc Jacobs has ventured out to create his first line of cosmetics. Women’s Wear Daily reports that the designer has collaborated with Sephora Originals to create Marc Jacobs Beauty, a collection of color cosmetics that will hit Sephora stores Aug. 9.
The launch of Jacobs’ color cosmetics line will mark the first time that Sephora has premiered...Read more »
When it comes to spring cleaning, you're eager to freshen up the house and declutter your closets, but what about that dirty secret in your bathroom? (Relax! We're talking about your makeup bag.)
Your makeup brushes touch your face every single day, but if you're like most women, the last time you cleaned them was, well, you can't remember.
Long Island-based celebrity makeup artist Virginia...Read more »
When getting a pedicure in the cold weather you are faced with a dilemma, grin and bear the cold and wear your flip flops out of the salon or wrap your toes with plastic wrap and put your shoes and socks back on and hope for the best.
A great way to prevent your feet from getting cold and keeping that pedicure flawless is by using a pair of Pedi-Sox.
These toeless socks are...Read more »
Since its launch in 2011, How to be a Redhead has become a beauty and fashion haven for women with red hair and fair skin.
With redhead fashion tips, redhead-friendly beauty products, fitness and diet recommendations and spotlights on extraordinary "ginger" women, the site has worked to encourage fiery-haired ladies to flaunt their unique looks.
Now, founders Adrienne...Read more »
Party like a supermodel as ULTA Beauty and Oxygen celebrate “The Face,” an Oxygen reality series searching for the next face of ULTA Beauty.
The grand prize winner of “The Face” contest will attend the VIP premiere party on Feb. 5 and receive a trip for two with a two night stay in Manhattan and mingle with the cast. Twenty first prize winners will receive a $100 ULTA Beauty gift card and...Read more »