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Why You Should Switch to a Water-Based Foundation This Summer

Your skin = thirstay.​​​
Why You Should Switch to a Water-Based Foundation This Summer
When water-based foundations first hit the market after World War II, women went crazy for the stuff as they provided a less cakey, more natural-looking alternative to the oil-based or powder options of the decades prior. Equal parts weightless and buildable, these formulas are just as beloved to this day and keep getting better, especially if you're oil prone. From the drugstore hero to the most luxurious formulas in the game, ward off a shiny forehead this summer with these H20-happy foundations.

1. TOO FACED BORN THIS WAY FOUNDATION
The brand's most natural-looking foundation, this sheer, easy-to-blend cream will give you medium to full coverage depending on how you layer it. Oil-free and formulated with coconut water and hyaluronic acid to keep your skin moisturized, just be wary that it's not too too dewy or hydrating if you have suuuper oily skin. 
Too Faced Born This Way Absolutely Per…

Everyday Natural Makeup Tutorials

The natural makeup look is perfect for your simple, everyday wear, and with summer here, it is definitely a trick you want to have up your sleeve!
The natural makeup tutorials below will show you how to do makeup like the pros while looking effortless.

Natural Makeup | Golden Glow If you are seeking that subtle glow, this natural makeup look is for you.

1. After cleansing, moisturizing and prepping the skin apply Nars Sheer Glow Foundation.
2. Apply a mineral based concealer under the eyes and cover any areas of redness.
3. Before applying a light-weight setting powder to the t-zone only, use your finger to dab a touch of Mac Pink Rebel Skin Finish (2) over high planes of the face such as the bridge of the nose, top of the cheekbones and inner eye area.
4. Lightly Buff on Mac Cream Blusher in Ladyblush over the cheekbones.
5. Define your eyebrows softly with a powder brow product like the HD Brow Palette in ‘Bombshell’
6. Prep the lid with Mac Paint in Bare Canvas (5) and follow with a sweep o…

Everyday Look: 10-Minute Drugstore Makeup Tutorial

This natural everyday look takes 10 minutes and features your favorite drugstore makeup. Keep on reading to get the step-by-step guide to this fresh look!  10-Minute Drugstore Makeup Tutorial
Okay, yes, us choosing this tutorial was because it was another excuse to stare at Eman’s ridiculously gorgeous face and hear her sweet voice, but this look also happens to be absolutely beautiful and inexpensive (two words we love hearing in the same sentence).

Using only drugstore products, Eman creates a rosy, youthful look that features flushed cheeks, a pink lip and groomed brows. This makeup is perfect for days when you need to be somewhere in a flash, are looking for a look that will take years off your face or don’t have the energy to apply a full face of makeup.

Scroll down for the step by step guide.

Step 1
Let’s start with priming our skin. The beautiful and talented Eman uses Nyx Cosmetics Soft Focus Primer.
Nyx’s primer is said to drastically minimize the appearance of pores. image via EMAN

Simple Natural Everyday Drugstore Makeup Tutorial | Under 10 Mins Makeup...

Hi Guys! This is my go-to look for Simple Natural Everyday Makeup. I love this makeup look for Work or School. I used only Drugstore products to make this look super affordable AND it's a super easy look that can be done in under 10 minutes.

10 Cult Beauty Brands To Keep A Secret

These cult beauty brands are no joke. 
10 Cult Beauty Brands to Keep a Secret
Anyone who’s ever walked into a Sephora knows which brands are mainstream — Tarte, Kat Von D, Anastasia Beverly Hills, the list goes on and on. But there’s a whole other world of beauty, ladies, and when it comes to cult beauty, these brands have a devout following like no other.

Whether it’s because of their incredible packaging, effective products or backstory, these cult brands are the beauty industry’s best kept secrets.

1. Aesop
Minimalist skincare is what Aesop is all about. | image via Death By Luxe
With packaging like that, it’s no wonder people can’t get enough of Aesop’s luxurious skincare products. Aesop’s products are made with plant-based and laboratory-made ingredients that are safe, simple and effective.

Must-Try Product: Large Primrose Facial Cleansing Masque 

2. Honest Beauty
Honestly, this beauty company rocks. | image via POPSUGAR
Honest Beauty falls under the Honest Company umbrella. With an emphas…

Katy Perry Inspired Makeup Tutorial | Eman

PRODUCTS USED
EYES Mac Phloof Eyeshadow - http://fave.co/14SXumc Mint Brush 22 Eyeshadow Brush - http://www.mintbrushes.com/collection... Mac Kid Eyeshadow - http://fave.co/14SXumc Mint Brush 20 Blending Brush - http://www.mintbrushes.com/collection... Mac Omega Eyeshadow - http://fave.co/14SXumc Mint Brush 24 Pencil Brush - http://www.mintbrushes.com/collection... Make Up For Ever Aquablack Cream liner http://fave.co/1IDll5I Mint Brush 26 Angle Brush - http://www.mintbrushes.com/collection... Wet N Wild White Khol Eyeliner -http://fave.co/14K7luK L'Oreal Butterfly Mascara - http://fave.co/1FnoBTv
FACE Make Up For Ever Ultra HD http://fave.co/1IDnBdj Mint Brush 42 Skunk Brush http://www.mintbrushes.com/collection... L'Oreal Magic Lumi Concealer Mint Brush 10 Foundation Brush http://www.mintbrushes.com/collection... Mint Brush 36 Eyebrow Brush http://www.mintbrushes.com/collection... Mac Lingering Eyebrow Pencil Wet N Wild Around the Clock Blush http://fave.co/1DJvQ6g Mint Brush 46 Blush Brush
LIPS

Golden Goddess Makeup Tutorial! | Tanya Burr

PRODUCTS USED: Loreal True Match Foundation Collection Lasting Perfection Concealer Anastasia DipBrow in Auburn (I regret using this as I'm aware it looks way too red!!) MAC concealer Bourjois cream shadow 02 TooFaced chocolate palette Tanya Burr Cosmetics Individual Lashes Bourjois liner MAC Powersurge Eye Kohl Lancome Grandiose Mascara MAC NW15 Select Cover Up Concealer Rimmel stay matte powder Bourjois Bronzer NARS deep throat blush MAC Hush ccb

Glowing Spring Makeup Tutorial // MyPaleSkin

The Products Used: Giorgio Armani UV Defence primer*: http://rstyle.me/n/bk6hx6b5rwf Foundation: Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk*- http://rstyle.me/n/bfvaerb5rwf Brows: Anastasia Beverly Hills - Brow Definer* - http://rstyle.me/n/bhnr3ib5rwf Eyeshadow: Giorgio Armani Eye Tint - Gold Ashes* http://rstyle.me/n/bk6h42b5rwf Mascara: L'oreal False Lash Sculpt Mascara - Undereye Concealer: Urban Decay Naked concealer - Fair / Neutral http://rstyle.me/n/xnnhqb5rwf Powder: Pixi Beauty Quick Fix Translucid powder: http://rstyle.me/n/bk6iawb5rwf Bronzer: Daniel Sandler Cream Bronzer - Riviera http://rstyle.me/n/bk6idnb5rwf Blush: Elizabeth Arden - Beautiful colour, radiance blush - blushing pink* - http://rstyle.me/n/bks86rb5rwf Lipstick:Sleek VIP - Flaun It http://bit.ly/1pIFyFk Highlight: Giorgio Armani Eye Tint - Gold Ashes* http://rstyle.me/n/bk6h42b5rwf

DOLL EYES MAKEUP TUTORIAL | Eman

PRODUCTS USED Mac Painterly Paint Pot http://fave.co/1Loupzg Mac Orche Style eyeshadow (or alt Mac Soba eyeshadow) http://fave.co/14SXumc Mint Brush 20 Blending Brush http://www.mintbrushes.com/collection... Mac Cork eyeshadow http://fave.co/14SXumc Mac 217 Brush http://fave.co/1Aktz3A Mac Brule eyeshadow http://fave.co/14SXumc Wet N Wild Brown Khol liner http://fave.co/1Fnl73f L'Oreal Intenza Mascara http://fave.co/1NUQXLQ Salon Perfect Lashes #615 http://fave.co/1LovveC Nyx Wonder Pencil in light http://fave.co/1Lowf3i Mac Nylon eyeshadow http://fave.co/14SXumc Mint Brush 24 Pencil Brush http://www.mintbrushes.com/collection... Make Up For Ever Ultra HD Foundation #128 http://fave.co/1IDnBdj Neutrogena Healthy Skin Bronzer #30 http://fave.co/1LowZoZ Neutrogena Healthy Skin Blush #20 http://fave.co/1NURXzx Mint Brush 46 Blush Brush http://www.mintbrushes.com/collection... Mac Stripdown lip liner http://fave.co/1IDp3fI Mac Peachstock lipstick http://fave.co/1NUSEsQ Mint Brush 32 Lip / Liner Brush ht…

Glam Makeup With Winged Eyeliner & Ombre Lip

Products Used : Foundations - Loreal True Match & YSL Touche Eclait Eyeshadow Palette - Zoeva Cocoa Blend & Makeup Geek Liquid Lipsticks - Gerard Cosmetics (Ecstacy) ABH (Milkshake) Nyx Jumbo Pencil - Milk Highlighter - Mary Lou Manizer & Makeup Revolution Liquid Liner - Illamasqua Makeup Brushes - Zoeva, Morphe & Real Techniques Mac Bronzer - Dark Contour Kit In Medium - Anastasia Beverly Hills Concealer - Maybelline Age Rewind Eyelashes - Kiss Cosmetics ( Don't know the number )

My Everyday Makeup Routine | Using New Makeup

PRODUCTS USED IN ORDER: - Benefit, Brightening Face Primer "That Gal" - GOSH, Foundation Drops "002 Ivory" - NYX, HD Photo Concealer Wand "10" - MAC, Prep+Prime Transparent Finishing Powder - Bobbi Brown, Perfectly Defined Long-Wear Brow Pencil "Blonde" - L'oréal, Brow Plumper "Light/Medium" - MAC, Pro Longwear Paint Pot "Soft Ochre" - TheBalm, Highlighter "Mary-Lou Manizer" - Shu Uemura, Eyelash Curler - GOSH, Boombastic Mascara - Max Factor, Water Resistant Clump Defy Mascara - Benefit, Highlighter "High Beam" - Benefit, Blush "Coralista" - Bobbi Brown, Lip Liner "Pale Mauve" - MAC, Lipstick "Blankety"

Edgy Pastel Ombre Makeup Tutorial For Spring 2016

     Looking for a cool look to wear this spring? Then this pastel ombre makeup tutorial is for you! 
Edgy Pastel Ombre Makeup Tutorial
     Spring is all about color, color and more color, so what better way to show our spring spirit than by wearing a look that features 3 beautiful, vibrant colors? This edgy ombre makeup tutorial is for daring beauty junkies only, so keep on scrolling if you dare!
Step 1. Apply Primer      Let’s start with a primer around the eyes. The primer Mariah uses is Benefit Lemon Aid Eyelid Primer. Prime your eyes with your favorite primer. Image via Mariah Leonard


Step 2. Apply Foundation      Take your favorite lightweight foundation and dot it on the areas that need the most coverage. Blend it out. Apply foundation to even out your skin tone. Image via Mariah Leonard
Step 3. Concealer      Apply concealer under the eye, around the nose and on any blemishes. Be sure to blend, blend, blend. Apply concealer underneath the eyes. Image via Mariah Leonard
Step 4. Brightenin…