The man in the mirror: Why is the male makeup industry on the rise?

From beauty spots, powdered faces and rouged cheeks in the courts of Louis XIII to Egyptian eyes lined with kohl in Egypt 3000 years ago, men in makeup is certainly nothing new – but why is it once again on the up? Thanks to the emergence of YouTube male makeup sensations like James Charles and […]

A New Selena Quintanilla Makeup Line May Be In The Works

When MAC launched a capsule collection inspired by the late Tejano superstar Selena Quintanilla in 2016, it sold out in minutes, leaving many unable to get their hands on the matte red lipsticks, pink shadows, and warm beige blush in the lineup. But now, fans who came up short (or are lamenting the expiration date […]

Ridley Scott’s Abandoned ‘I Am Legend’ Adaptation Makeup Tests Emerge

In 2007, I Am Legend landed in theaters starring Will Smith and directed by Francis Lawrence. 10 years earlier, Ridley Scott was developing the project before it was ultimately abandoned, with makeup artist Alec Gillis now taking to Instagram to show off the makeup tests he had developed to bring the story to life. Gillis […]

WATCH: Catriona Gray recreates Miss Universe makeup for Vogue

MANILA — Want to copy Catriona Gray’s winning look during the Miss Universe pageant? The Filipina beauty queen shared a step-by-step video of how she applied makeup for Miss Universe 2018 in a video released by Vogue on Thursday (Manila time). She started by cleaning her face with micellar water, citing its benefits: “It’s quick, […]

Monsta X’s 7 Most Brilliant Makeup Moments From the “Alligator” Music Video

When K-pop group Monsta X dropped the music video for their new single, “Alligator,” on Monday, I have to admit that I automatically loved it due being a University of Florida alumna. (Go Gators!) School spirit aside, the hair and makeup in the fiery music video, which dropped Monday, were mesmerizing, too. They were a […]

Meghan Markle Served the Cutest Cookies at Her Baby Shower

Meghan Markle’s private baby shower involved a chic penthouse suite at NYC’s The Mark Hotel, a select number of celebrity guests and close friends, and a floral arrangement lesson—but what about the food? The royal mom-to-be and her guests enjoyed a fare provided by Michelin-star chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten, whose restaurant, The Mark, is located under […]

How Lady Gaga’s Hair and Makeup Have Changed Since Her Career Began

Everyone is unique — we all know that. It’s just that Lady Gaga is a little more unique. The artist formerly known as Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta has been a star for just over a decade, and in that time, she has revamped her look more than famously flamboyant performers with careers three times as […]

Givenchy’s new makeup line faces backlash for lack of diversity

High fashion french label Givenchy isn’t getting high praise for its new makeup line. Instead, it is getting a boycott. On Monday, makeup blog Trendmood shared photos of the luxury fashion house’s new Teint Couture foundation line — and while all 20 shades admittedly weren’t shown in the photo, Twitter users were quick to point […]

Watch Catriona Gray Do the Makeup She Wore to Win Miss Universe

In the world of pageants, there’s no such thing as a no-makeup look. Glamour is the go-to for the women who compete for the crown, and no one understands that better than Catriona Gray, the newly minted Miss Universe. Originally from Cairns in Queensland, Australia, the 25-year-old beauty who represented the Philippines at the annual […]