Posts Tagged Fourth of July

These New Tarte Brushes Were Made For Your Fourth of July Beauty Look

Fourth of July barbecue plans or not, any excuse to create a colorful and festive makeup look is reason enough to celebrate. This holiday, Tarte introduced a handful of makeup brushes that make it easy to paint some patriotic stars on your face. Simply take the star end of your Tarte Pretty Things and Fairy Wings Brush Set ($42) and use the different size brushes as a stencil for your look. I recommend using liquid eyeliners in red, white, and blue to get a more precise application.

While this hack isn’t foolproof – you definitely need some artistic ability – it’s a great guide to starting your American-themed makeup off right.

8 Unconventional Fourth of July Manicure Ideas, Because Fireworks Shouldn't Get All the Attention

As much as we like a good old red, white, and blue manicure on the Fourth of July, the occasion lasts for just a day. (In this year’s case, a Wednesday, and we need to speak with whoever scheduled it for the middle of the week.) Just like fireworks, the holiday is fleeting, so you might want to roll up to your barbecue or pool party in a mani that will work long after the night ends. That’s why we found eight noncheesy, superchic nail art ideas you can use as inspiration for the Fourth of July. Think: patriotism, but make it fashion.

These Fourth of July Beauty Sales Are Popping Off

When our forefathers signed the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, they dreamed of creating a great nation that would one day celebrate its freedom with massive beauty sales. OK, maybe not, but it’s still fun to get makeup, hair, and skincare products at a discount come the holiday. Read on to see our favorite Fourth of July beauty sales – then go buy everything.