Monthly Archives: May 2017

You've Never Seen Glitter Highlighter Swatches This Bright Before

Many shimmery, holographic products claim to be “magical,” but indie brand Glitter Injections’s new highlighter actual is. The glitter strobing cream is blindingly bright, and it actually doesn’t come off under running water (just watch the Instagram video ahead!). So you can really be a mermaid, swimming in the ocean with moonbeams on your cheeks – or bum!

The highlighters come in five festive shades: Fame (iridescent gold), Autograph (purple), She’s Jelly (green), Own the Stage (red), and Fan Mail (green). Plus, now you can snag the whole set for $88 (normally $100) online here. Keep reading to see gorgeous swatches of these highlighters.

Match Your Summer Makeup and Your Rosé With the Perfect Pink Eye Shadow Palette

Summer is coming and that means it’s time to move our all-black outfits to the other side of the closet and replace our dark eye makeup with something a bit lighter. Dose of Colors has released a brand-new eye shadow palette filled with five ultrapigmented matte shades to help you achieve the perfect pink eye for warmer months ahead.

Whether you’re opting for a rosy pink to day drink with friends or a dark berry shade for a night out on the town, the Marvelous Mauves Palette ($32) has you covered. Brighten up your smoky eye by mixing the colors together, which we’ve heard “blend like a dream” and look stunning on all different skin tones. The cruelty-free, paraben-free palette lets you match your eye shadow to both your Rosé and your red-wine sangria, because we know that’s what you’ll be drinking all Summer!

Keep reading to see photos and swatches of the Marvelous Mauves palette.

Get Ready to Lose Your Sh*T: Kat Von D Is Launching a Shade & Light Glimmer Palette!

Just when you had a bad case of the Mondays, Kat Von D saved the day by announcing she is launching a glittery version of her beloved Shade & Light Eye Contour Palette. Here’s what we know so far: it’s coming in July, it has the same 12 neutral shades from the OG product, but it’s reimagined with “wearable glimmer finishes.”

Expect some subtle shades and other more glittery ones, depending on how jazzy you want to look. According to the brand’s Instagram caption, there are “different levels of intensity, to bring light-catching dimension to the eyes.” These colors will look absolutely gorgeous with a tan.

Oh, and like all other Kat Von D products, they’re vegan and cruelty-free (insert cute bunny emoji). The countdown for this gorgeous palette starts NOW!

See All Angles of Pippa Middleton's Elegant Wedding Updo

If a wedding is the time to be the most elegant version of yourself, Pippa Middleton won that game. The famous sister of the Duchess of Cambridge got married to James Matthews in England on May 20, wearing a gorgeous lace gown with a mock turtleneck.

To show off that stunning dress, she wore her hair in a classic updo. It was twisted around the back with a crystal Robinson Pelham headband crown and a simple Stephen Jones veil. It is reported that stylist Pol Garcia created the sophisticated hairstyle.

When it came to makeup, she looked glowy in neutral colors that accentuated her features. We see this gorgeous wedding style making its way to many Pinterest boards soon!

Keep reading to see all angles of Pippa’s wedding beauty.

Oh Yes: Too Faced Just Announced the 1 Peach Product You Need!

Jerrod Blandino has another surprise for dedicated Too Faced fans. The brand’s cofounder used his personal Instagram page to reveal its upcoming Peach Perfect Mattifying Loose Setting Powder, writing, “Who wants Peach Perfect skin? [L]uminous matte skin with a blurred soft focus effect! It’s the modern way to do matte.”

Here’s what we know about the product so far: it’s part of Too Faced’s megapopular Sweet Peach collection, it’s a mattifying loose setting powder, it’s infused with sweet fig cream (yum!), and it will be available this August. So we all have to wait just three months until we can get our hands on this sweet treat. Let the countdown begin!

These Are the Top 10 Summer Haircut Trends According to Pros

If you’re ready for a Summer refresh, start with your hair. From statement-making crops to tousled bobs to long layers, we’re covering some of the hottest Summer haircuts for 2017. With the help of celebrity stylists, you’ll learn how to ask for each of the featured cuts at your go-to salon, as well as how to style the look once you’ve got it. We’ve also included expert commentary on which types of hair and face shapes these cuts suit best. Get ready for some serious warm-weather haircut inspiration!

Wonder Woman Beauty Makes a Triumphant Return to Walgreens

Just as we’re trying to calm down from the excitement of the Wonder Woman Jean-Paul Gaultier fragrance, we find out that Walgreens has a new line of cosmetics based on our favorite heroine.

We loved when the drugstore debuted a line of Wonder Woman makeup last year, and we’re thrilled to see the retailer is collaborating with the comic book hero again. This time, the collection features the superhero on cosmetics bags, stunning red-bristled makeup brushes, and lip and eye products inspired by the character.

These items are sold exclusively in stores, and prices may vary from store to store. If you’d like to get your hands on this collection, you may have to rummage through a few different Walgreens before you find them. Luckily, excited beauty mavens have been posting images of the affordable products to Instagram and Twitter so we know what to look for.

Keep reading to check out the new line.

Sunset Eye Shadow Is Trending on Instagram – Just in Time For Summer

Summer is almost upon us (*cue excessive cheering*), and I’m doing everything I can to welcome the warm season with ready, open arms. I’ve stashed away my Winter coats, started stocking up on beach-ready swimsuits, and even have some of my go-to sunscreens at the ready for when Mother Nature decides to grace us with the sun’s powerful tanning rays. But nothing is getting me in the Summer mood quite like the latest makeup trend to take over Instagram: sunset eye shadow.

Inspired by the gorgeous colors that fill the sky as the sun dips below the horizon, these eye shadow looks are actual masterpieces. Some makeup artists mix a few of our favorite bold eye shadow hues like bright pink and zesty orange, while others mimic the trend by adding shimmery coppers and sultry purples. Below we’ve gathered our favorite sunset eye shadow looks from all over Instagram, along with a helpful video tutorial so you can DIY the trend at home. Take one look at these stunning eyes, and you’ll instantly feel transported to an island getaway. I’ll take one piña colada, please!

This Highlighter Will Make Your Heart Flutter

Our highlighter collections are starting to take up serious real estate in our makeup battle stations, but we couldn’t resist adding the new Makeup Revolution Blushing Hearts Highlighter ($7) to the bunch. The adorable heart-shaped highlighter is an Ulta exclusive and includes three blended shades merged together for a subtly shimmery, light-golden highlight.

For makeup addicts on a budget, this is an awesome buy. The cute packaging is an excellent dupe for the Too Faced Love Light Prismatic Highlighter ($30) but at a fraction of the price.

This covetable highlighter is further proof you don’t have to spend a lot to get high-quality, gorgeous-looking makeup.