Topic: Lip Stains

Makeup Tutorial: Heatproof Hair And Makeup So Your Face Doesn’t Melt Off

Makeup Tutorial: Heatproof Hair And Makeup So Your Face Doesn't Melt Off

Each week, I do a tutorial based on a movie coming out, a weird thought I’ve had or a book I’ve begun rereading. They’re typically not super practical for day-to-day wear, so today, I thought I would do something a little more helpful for all of our everyday lives: heatproof hair and makeup. Why? Because the part of the country I live in has been kind of melting my face off.

Well, that, and I sweat a lot more than normal people. More »

DIY Beauty: 10 Great Recipes For Homemade Lipsticks, Glosses & Stains

DIY Beauty: 10 Great Recipes For Homemade Lipsticks, Glosses & Stains

Here’s the thing about makeup: it’s really, really expensive. Pointlessly so. Not just on the high end–where some gel solids and kelp can run you $150+–but also on the lower end, where carnuba wax, red dye and a laundry list of unpronounceable chemicals go for way more than they’re worth.

…Not like we need to justify cool DIY projects, though. F that. More »

Would You Wear: The New True Blood-Inspired Makeup Collection From Tarte?

Would You Wear: The New True Blood-Inspired Makeup Collection From Tarte?

BO’s vampire smash True Blood collaborated with Tarte on a makeup line available exclusively through Sephora. The colors were developed by the show’s makeup artist Brigette A. Myre (who also won an Emmy perfecting Buffy’s lipgloss) so it’s pretty cool they got someone involved with the actual look of the show (it takes less to be considered a “collaboration” these days). The collection boasts More »