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11 Feb 2019

Five Quick Valentine's Day Looks to Spice Up Your Night

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It might be chilly outside but here’s news to warm your heart: Valentine’s Day is fast approaching. Although Valentine’s Day is that one holiday that everyone either loves to hate or hates to[...]

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30 Jan 2019

These Makeup Looks Will Heat Your Winter Up

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For most of us, winter is the hardest time of year to be inspired to get ready and leave the house. After all, your bed is warm and outside it is not. Your tea is green, but the leaves outside are[...]

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18 Jan 2019

5 Misconceptions about cosplay

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Cosplay, which originated in the United States, is short for costume play. Cosplay is the act of dressing up as your favorite character. This can be anything from your favorite superhero to Flo[...]

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09 Jan 2019

Alternative Education and Why It Might Be Right For You

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When graduating high school or seeking routes for higher education, there are a variety of options to choose from other than a 4-year university. While the decision may seem overwhelming at times,[...]

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18 Dec 2018

MUA SPOTLIGHT: MONIKA BLUNDER

Before she created beautiful makeup looks for Jennifer Lawrence, Jessica Alba, Amanda Seyfried, and more, Monika Blunder grew up nurturing a love for art and film. Blunder was born and raised in[...]

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04 Dec 2018

The Ultimate Holiday Gift-Giving Guide of 2018

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The holiday season is fast approaching! Shopping for gifts for your friends can be exciting and daunting at the same time. There is nothing worse than the pressure of finding the perfect gift for[...]

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20 Nov 2018

Celebrity Spotlight: Pat McGrath

Pat McGrath was born on June 11, 1965 to a single mother in Northampton, England. Her mother, Jean, loved fashion and makeup and infused the importance of both art forms into McGrath. “She always[...]

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06 Nov 2018

Celebrity Makeup Lines That Are (Actually) Worth the Money

Makeup is a billion-dollar industry and every year, it continues to grow. The beauty industry has also evolved to involve creative celebrity collaborations. In fact, many celebrities have created[...]

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23 Oct 2018

MUA SPOTLIGHT: FRANCESCA TOLOT

Francesca Tolot is one of the most influential makeup artists of our time. Beyoncé names Tolot the “most extraordinary makeup artist of our time.”

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09 Oct 2018

Spooky Ways To Spice Up Halloween Makeup For Yourself Or Your Clients

It’s October, which means every day forward is a day closer to one of America’s favorite holidays: Halloween. Dressing up for Halloween is not exclusive to children and young adults, it’s a[...]

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