Rachel Bilson Rocks Retro Beauty

Rachel Bilson has always emanated the epitome of clean-cut, girl-next-door beauty.

It’s usually enough to have either fully pigmented lips or super shiny lips, but sometimes a little extra drama is desired, in which case both are totally acceptable.

The last thing you want to do on Monday morning is show up at work with a garishly made-up face that will make your coworkers cringe.

From creating the perfect pucker to enhancing those rosy cheeks, there’s so much you can do with the right lipstick!

Everybody longs for that perfect pink pucker – and with the right lipstick, you can achieve it instantly!

If you’ve been keeping up with beauty trends at all, you’ve probably noticed the widespread fascination with orange lip color come later winter or early spring. Now that the warm weather is in full swing, however, there’s really no better time to whip out the melon and tangerine glosses for a fresher-than-fresh face.

Ah, summertime – an occasion for balmy outdoor nights, the rotation of your entire collection of sundresses and, as always, flaunting the brightest shades of lipstick.

We wouldn’t actually recommend stashing up on red popsicles just to get that perfect, stained pool-side pout that so many makeup artists strive to recreate, but you can stock up on great products and advice to better flaunt those bold summertime pouts.

For a look that shouldn’t make you appear much different than your natural self, there are so many ways to pull off a nude makeup style, especially if you’re yearning for some versatility in your morning (or evening) routine. To help you navigate the sea of flattering, effortless choices, here’s a quick pocket guide that […]

We’ve talked about matching eyeshadow to one’s hair color, matching or contrasting your shadow to your irises, and now, we’re exploring the possibility of finding one’s perfect lipstick shade by using your eye color as a reference. No, we’re not suggesting that blue-eyed gals get freaky with a tube of sapphire lipstick – the advice is much more subtle than that.

We realize by now that some of you have only been hearing about how bright, vivid lip colors are making their mark this season, leaving you with the sense that the other shoe is about to drop. If you had that feeling, you’re definitely correct – as with so many popular trends, there’s often an opposite obsession that makes its debut at around the same time.

It’s fine that gloss got to enjoy its heyday, but for anyone who’s gotten a little tired of the uber-reflective pouts that have been dominating the makeup scene, good news is on the way – spring might lend more opportunities to wear a sophisticated matte lip.