Topic: eye-shadow

Real Talk: How Do Men Feel About Makeup?

Real Talk: How Do Men Feel About Makeup?

Most men I know have at least one strong preference when it comes to makeup. For the most part, I think those preferences are incredibly fair and sane (my first boyfriend despised girls in too much mascara, a friend of mine hates red lipstick because it always seems to be coming off on a woman’s teeth). Now, at the end of the day, it doesn’t matter what other people think about your personal style and if you want to pile a pound of kohl on your face and run around screaming about how you’re rock’n roll Cleopatra reincarnated, you can do that and fuck anybody who tells you not to. More »

Video Beauty Tips: A How-To With An Eye Makeup Virgin

Video Beauty Tips: A How-To With An Eye Makeup Virgin

Readers, I have a confession to make: I have never, ever put on eye makeup.

I should clarify. I love mascara and wear it a lot. But liner? Shadow? No way. I’ve had my makeup done for a TV appearance or at a makeup counter before, and loved the way that it looked. But I’ve always felt clumsy about doing my own makeup, especially when it comes to eyes. Luckily, the wonderful Amber Katz, who runs Beauty Blogging Junkie, offered to give me a tutorial. More »

How To Wear Glitter Eyeshadow And Not Look Like A Prostitute

How To Wear Glitter Eyeshadow And Not Look Like A Prostitute

So, New Year’s Eve, right? Such interesting uses of make-up! Some of it sparkling! So much glitter, like random girls had just been punched in the eye by Rainbow Brite! Wow, those girls looked like ladies of the evening. Aren’t you glad you stayed home like a hermit that night?

But, rumor has it, it IS possible to apply glitter eyeshadow and make it look good. Tasteful, even. We checked in with Dior Beauty celebrity makeup artist, Ricky Wilson who shared the following tips: More »