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Fruitcake-Themed Eye Shadow From Reddit

20th December 2019 Allure 0

Here’s an out-of-the-box holiday makeup idea for you: fruitcake-inspired eye shadow. Yes, as in the candied fruit and nut-filled Christmas cake Brits especially love to eat. And no, we’re not kidding. Colorful and festive with a whimsical feel, this fun food-themed eye shadow look couldn’t be more perfect for this time of year — and…

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Fenty Beauty Launching Snap Shadows Mix & Match Eyeshadow Palettes

17th December 2019 Allure 0

While Rihanna’s fans have spent the last few years begging for new music, I’ve been over here like, “More eye shadow, please and thank you.” After the limited-edition Galaxy Palette went bye-bye, we were left with only one eye shadow palette: Moroccan Spice. Sure, you can use the many shades of Killawatt Freestyle Highlighter as…

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CoverGirl Launches Vegan Makeup Line — Review

17th December 2019 Allure 0

The clean beauty market is on track to make $22 billion by 2024. Those environmentally-conscious beauty enthusiasts may have already swapped out some of their old products for ones that are better for the planet, but CoverGirl is looking to make the jump to clean beauty easier and cheaper than ever with its newest range…

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Biggest Nail Art Trends of 2020, According to Nail Artists

16th December 2019 Allure 0

“I got my horses in the back” is about to take on a very different meaning. 5. Cracked Nail Patterns and Snake-inspired Designs Similarly, Park thinks “cracked” nail patters such as snakeskin are about to have a very big moment. These kinds of looks appear frustratingly complex at first glance, but rest assured, they can…

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CoverGirl’s Clean Fresh Is a New Clean Beauty Line

16th December 2019 Allure 0

The clean beauty market is on track to make $22 billion by 2024. Those environmentally-conscious beauty enthusiasts may have already swapped out some of their old products for ones that are better for the planet, but CoverGirl is looking to make the jump to clean beauty easier and cheaper than ever with its newest range…

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Makeup Artist Lucia Pica on Chanel’s Desert Dream Spring Collection

16th December 2019 Allure 0

You’ll notice these colors are a far cry from the jaw-dropping neon and rhinestone makeup trends we’ve seen this year. Pica is heralding a return to softer shades for next year and, hopefully, some softer emotions. “Generally speaking, I associate emotions with colors quite a lot,” she says. “This mauve, taupe, brown, earthy color with…

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Makeup Artist Lucia Pica on Chanel’s Spring Collection, Desert Dream

16th December 2019 Allure 0

You’ll notice these colors are a far cry from the jaw-dropping neon and rhinestone makeup trends we’ve seen this year. Pica is heralding a return to softer shades by next year, and in turn, hopefully, some softer emotions. “Generally speaking, I associate emotions with colors quite a lot,” she says. “This mauve, taupe, brown earthy…

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Christmas Tree False Lashes Are Going Viral on Instagram

13th December 2019 Allure 0

Most of us get into the holiday spirit by, say, watching Lifetime movies or buying gifts for loved ones. For UK-based makeup artist Kayleigh Golding, that’s not good enough. Instead, she turned her eyelashes into a Christmas tree. You pretty much have to see this false lash look to believe it: We’ve never seen this…

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Biggest Beauty Trends of the Decade (2009 to 2019)

13th December 2019 Allure 0

If you don’t think much can change in the beauty space over the course of a decade, consider this: 10 years ago, the billion-dollar Kylie Cosmetics empire didn’t exist (Jenner was 12), blowdry salon Drybar had only one location (its salons are now in nearly 30 states), and now-common beauty terms like microblading and K-beauty…

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The Best Beauty Stocking Stuffers — Gift Ideas 2019

11th December 2019 Allure 0

Some friends are worth a $450 serum or $100 pressed powder. Others, not to be rude, are more of a drugstore lip balm. Thankfully, there’s a wide range of options in the middle, and that’s where stocking stuffers come in. Stocking stuffers are an ideal holiday shopping category: They’re affordable, they’re cute, and they often…

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Best K-Pop Hair and Makeup Looks of 2019 — Reviews

11th December 2019 Allure 0

With a dusting glitter here and a rainbow dye job there, hair and makeup help transport K-pop stars, along with their fans, to the ornate worlds their songs create. Sometimes, visually representing their earworms is as literal as Hwasa pinning back her hair with clips bedecked with the name of her single or The Boyz…

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How to Do Soft Glam Makeup — Tips and Product Recommendations

10th December 2019 Allure 0

What the Internet is calling soft glam makeup has recently risen as the antithesis to bold, Euphoria-inspired makeup. Even people I follow on Instagram with the most technicolor makeup you could imagine have been trying out the muted, monochromatic look. For the past couple of years, celebrities, like Kim Kardashian, Rihanna, the Hadids, and Jessica…

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MAC to Launch Patent Paint Lip Lacquer — Product Trend

9th December 2019 Allure 0

We’re calling it now — the universal love for matte will dry up (pun intended) in 2020. In its place will be vinyl-effect, or the plastic-like, latex-shiny finish of the future. On December 19, MAC’s latest launch will arrive to help usher the trend into the new year — and, in my humble opinion usurp matte’s throne.…

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The Best Beauty TikToks of 2019 — Videos

9th December 2019 Allure 0

For the initiated: TikTok, an app that lets users upload their own short videos, became a phenomenon in 2019. Whether you’re a high school student using the app for a history class assignment or a digital writer who is too old to really understand what’s going on there exactly, TikTok’s success is undeniable. To help…

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The Best Blushes for Darker Skin Tones

9th December 2019 Allure 0

Blush might not top the list of no-excuses, must-have makeup products for everyone, but if we’re being completely honest, it’s the one makeup staple that when done right, completely boosts even the simplest looks. The thing is, though, for darker skin, it can be tricky finding a blush shade that doesn’t leave your cheeks looking…

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‘Milky Nails’ Are the Big Manicure Trend for 2020, and Lizzo Is a Fan

8th December 2019 Allure 0

Celebrities have helped launch so many nail looks into full-blown trends in 2019. Everyone from Ashley Graham to Beyoncé was getting classic French manicures, while Kylie Jenner was constantly offering up new inspiration to bring to your salon, like drip nails and retro butterfly art. And now, it’s no surprise that one of the most…

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Jaclyn Hill Fans Think They Were Misled About Her Holiday Collection Being Sold Out

7th December 2019 Allure 0

Jaclyn Hill isn’t having the best of luck with Jaclyn Cosmetics. Only weeks after fans accused the YouTuber of using packaging that resembled Fenty Beauty’s, she’s now being accused of lying about the popularity of her new Holiday Collection. Jaclyn Cosmetics announced it would be restocking the full Holiday Collection, comprised of three different highlighter…

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Kesha’s Makeup Line, Kesha Rose, Reflects Her Journey to Self-Acceptance — Interview

6th December 2019 Allure 0

Kesha says of the palette’s lilac, emerald, aubergine, orange, cerulean, fuschia, red, silver, bronze, black, and chartreuse powders. “The color chartreuse, for example, has been my favorite color since I was six years old. [Hipdot] has been amazing with my desire to make these strange colors in the perfect texture and with glitter that’s not…

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Millie Bobby Brown Debuts Shorter Hair

6th December 2019 Allure 0

For someone who was born in 2004, Millie Bobby Brown has an impressive command of ’80s movies and ’90s nostalgia. On Thursday, the star blew up on Instagram with a selfie that referenced Jennifer Grey’s iconic performance in Dirty Dancing, a movie that’s checks notes over twice as old as Brown is. In the photo,…

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Dior Men’s Fall 2020 Runway Show Had Neon Makeup Inspired by ‘Blade Runner’ — Interview

4th December 2019 Allure 0

Complete with an upbeat bassline blaring, an extensive celebrity guest list, and a vibrant yellow-and-green backdrop slathered with logos in swirly fonts, the Dior Men’s Fall 2020 runway show delivered something rather unexpected: bold makeup. Sure, male models are seen in makeup all the time, but few designer brands have dared to send men down…

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Pat McGrath Will Drop a ‘Star Wars’ Makeup Collection

3rd December 2019 Allure 0

It’s been a whopping four years since Pat McGrath first paired up with the Star Wars franchise to release a makeup collection. At the time, it was a six-piece collection for CoverGirl, inspired by iconic characters like C-3P0 and the Stormtroopers. Now, the iconic makeup artist is creating a Pat McGrath Labs x Star Wars…

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Pat McGrath Labs LuxeTrance Lipstick Is on Sale for Cyber Monday 2019

2nd December 2019 Allure 0

The Mother of all makeup artists has gifted beauty lovers with the mother of all makeup deals. Pat McGrath is the makeup artist responsible for Taylor Swift’s vintage makeup on the latest British Vogue. She laid the groundwork for Euphoria’s bedazzling beauty moments. And, most importantly for Cyber Monday 2019 deals purposes, she’s the name…

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11 Best Nordstrom Cyber Monday 2019 Makeup & Beauty Deals

2nd December 2019 Allure 0

Don’t you just hate how difficult it is to plan ahead for Cyber Monday sales? Even though everything’s mostly online these days, all the details stay shrouded in secrecy until the last minute, leaving you as stressed as you would have been jockeying for position during a good old-fashioned mall stampede. Thankfully, Nordstrom has decided…

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Kylie Cosmetics Cyber Monday Deals 2019 — Shop Now

2nd December 2019 Allure 0

As one of the world’s youngest billionaires, Kylie Jenner herself may not need to cash in on Cyber Monday deals. Thankfully, she (or more likely, Kris) knows how important sales are to the rest of us. Kylie Cosmetics and Kylie Skin are both on sale through Tuesday, December 3. Kylie Cosmetics is offering 30 percent…

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The Best Nordstrom Cyber Monday 2019 Makeup & Beauty Deals

2nd December 2019 Allure 0

Don’t you just hate how difficult it is to plan ahead for Cyber Monday sales? Even though everything’s mostly online these days, all the details stay shrouded in secrecy until the last minute, leaving you as stressed as you would have been jockeying for position during a good old-fashioned mall stampede. Thankfully, Nordstrom has decided…

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