New Instagram trend sees women go half-and-half with their makeup

Thursday  (Relaxnews) – A divisive new beauty trend is taking place on Instagram, featuring women with half of their faces made up. Using the hashtag #ThePowerOfMakeUp, thousands of beauty lovers have been posting photos of themselves with one half of their face looking...

Bridal makeup trends: ‘More brides are asking for a smoky eye’

(Relaxnews) – Paris-based freelance makeup artist Sanni Sorma talked to Relaxnews about this season’s bridal trends and how to get ready for the big day. What are brides asking for this season?  This spring there are more and more brides asking for a smoky eye. They...

Bridal beauty checklist: one month to go

(Relaxnews) – One month before walking down the aisle, it’s time for brides-to-be to start making salon appointments. Between massages and makeup, hair treatments and facials, here is a timeline of when to fit in both essential and optional beauty treatments before the big...

Stay fresh throughout your day

When walking into a meeting, after lunch, before a presentation, or making a new acquaintance, the last thing you want to worry about is not looking your best. In a society based on a go-go-go lifestyle, quick mirror checks can give you that extra boost of confidence before...

Fact: Laughter is the secret to youth and beauty

“I believe that if people can get more laughter in their lives, they are a lot better off,” says Steve Wilson, MA, CSP, a psychologist and laugh therapist. “They might be healthier too.”  www.WebMD.com THROUGHOUT my years of working with beautiful people, I have noticed...

Pre-Wedding Beauty Tips for the Bride

(NewsUSA) – You want everything to be picture perfect for your wedding, including your smile. But like everything else about your big day, that perfect smile could require some work ahead of time. In fact, experts suggest starting your entire beauty regimen six months...

JAFRA introduces new line of makeup color for ‘ethnic’ skin tones

By Rhony Laigo IT TOOK them a decade to formulate a unique blend of makeup colors to complement the skin tones of Asian-Americans, Latinas and the African-Americans. In what could a revolutionary approach to skin care and beauty products, JAFRA Cosmetics International developed...

Marlou Colina’s “25 Worst Makeup Choices” part 2

Part Two: Ladies Under 40 Nine out of ten girls get their first make-up and style “training” from their mothers or a big sister. In some rare cases they get it from their brothers or those fun weekend sleep-overs at Becky’s house. Either way, not many of you...