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.

Model Hannah Holman has more than just insanely good looks up her sleeve – it turns out she actually has a little help from her makeup bag.

What’s better than biting into a ripe, juicy mango or peach? Having that look on your lips for the rest of the day, of course.

Let’s be honest – the Academy Awards on Sunday were good for more than just reflecting on the merits of various films. If that weren’t the case, there wouldn’t be a torrent of coverage devoted to picking apart the attire and makeup.

It’s no secret that the ’80s revival has been happening for quite some time (in other words, since the ’80s). That being said, we’re excited to announce that there’s no better time than the present moment to flaunt a bubblegum pink pout.

Between the occasionally all-too-youthful pop of lip gloss and the sometimes matronly veneer of lipstick, what it is a sophisticated lady to do?

This spring, reach for anything that looks good enough to eat. Ripe, juicy lip colors are the new thing come first thaw, though ladies who are desperate for a balmier clime can certainly preempt the trend – the winter-weary will thank you for it.

It’s hard to believe that just six years ago, Carrie Underwood wasn’t a household name. However, after winning the fourth season of American Idol in 2005, Underwood became one of music’s hottest performers. And while singing may be her passion, the girl sure seems to love her cosmetics.