This post was brought to you by our friends at Gurl.
Despite what my friends say and what people think when looking at me from far away, I do not have perfect skin. I just don’t, and that’s fine with me. Do I hate breaking out? For sure. But I’ve been dealing with acne for most of my life, and I’m used to it now. More
Last week, a reader commented on my last tutorial post about how to make your red lip last and asked, “Could you do some on applying foundation? Could you do one on make-up for oily skin?” Well, dear NeuroNerd, we absolutely can do that… More
We’re big fans of Birchbox, a startup that sends women deliveries of high-end beauty samples every month. (Makeup in the mail? Yes, please!). In addition to their monthly subscription service, they also have an online shop and info-packed magazine, blog, and YouTube channel. We like their helpful videos so much that we’ll be featuring one here on TheGloss each week.
We cringe whenever January and February roll around because we know what’s inevitably coming: dry, sensitive skin and unsightly blemishes. Frustrating and embarrassing though pimples can be, we’re happy to report that there are also easy solutions to keep them hidden. Birchbox senior associate editor Lorelei gave us three great tips to keep the red away using primer, foundation and an unexpected product everyone has at home. Watch our tutorial to find out how! More
Who’s that angry looking young man? Why, it’s Zombie Boy! But where did all his scary tattoos go? More
We all want to look like Robert Downey Junior. So we visited The Pin-Up Finishing School, where we got tips on perfecting 50′s make-up and hair tricks, and learnt how to not look all frowny everytime we’re photographed. Here’s how … More
I had breakfast with the La Prairie team last week, and learned about their amazing new fragrance launch – more on that soon – but first I wanted to share the also-new anti-aging concealer I learned about. Concealers are tough … More
Great concealers are hard to come by, especially for me. I’m super fair-skinned, so what appears to blend in and conceal on others stands out like a street lamp on me. Make Up For Ever’s HD Invisible Cover Concealer is … More
Kanebo Sensai Brush Concealer: Treatment Makeup SENSAI Concealer is enriched with Kanzo (licorice) Extract, a traditional medicinal herb taken from the root of the licorice plant and used to gently soothe blemishes and help prevent irritation. A second key component … More
Snow Crystal is a collection of professional makeup created by Amore Pacific, Korea’s leader in skincare research and development, together with the world’s best creative stylists and international beauty partners. The collection is under the Laneíge brand. “Iconic korean movie … More
Here’s a glimpse of my recent look last Tuesday night when I went to a Christmas party. It’s not much but I’m hoping to more bold at every opportunity. Baby steps, please. What I used: Face Tea Tree Oil Tube … More
A concealer with tea tree oil and other ingredients to help cover and fight blemishes. I’ve already mentioned this but let me say it again, I’ve been using The Body Shop’s Tea Tree Oil Cover Stick for over seven years … More
It’s not much really. I just knew that I needed to buy a new tube of concealer and the other two were somewhat of a necessity, too. Er, well, not the beads, though. What I’ve bought: Tea Tree Oil Cover … More
Conceals, camouflages, and provides SPF protection all in one easy step. This amazing powder is a high-pigment, talc-free foundation that provides a silk-to-satin finish. Multi-tasking powder formula provides sheer, natural coverage and leaves the skin with a smooth, airbrushed appearance.