Tag Archives: contouring

7 Ways to Change How Your Face Looks Without Getting a Haircut

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There comes a time every few months or so when we look in the mirror and yearn for a change. While most of us are happy to turn to a haircut for a quick and effective refresh, sometimes cutting our cherished locks just isn’t an option. Continue reading “7 Ways to Change How Your Face Looks Without Getting a Haircut” »

The Ultimate Makeup Contouring Guide

Highlighting and contouring is an essential step in applying your makeup these days, and it’s necessary to know the basic steps involved in doing it. You should be aware of the tricks and techniques required to master contouring skills. Contouring, if done right, can chisel your face and can give you sharp features that will accentuate your face.

Check out this fantastic contouring map from Tina Yong’s contouring video: Continue reading “The Ultimate Makeup Contouring Guide” »

Meet Your New Makeup Contouring Best Friend.

Sometimes, my makeup game falls into a rut. I start using the same stuff every day, never really loving the finished look the way I once did, and feeling uninspired.

Luckily, somehow makeup inspiration psychically knows when it’s time to strike. It’s arrived in the form of Pur Minerals’ Cameo Contour. It literally just showed up on my doorstep like an early Christmas present (in case you weren’t sure yet whether or not you were jealous of my job… nyah nyah).  Continue reading “Meet Your New Makeup Contouring Best Friend.” »

The Trans Girl’s Guide To Beauty

trans women beauty tips transitioningI’ve been contemplating this article for a long time because the topic of beauty for transgender girls and women is one that I think is both important and fascinating, and in light of the Caitlyn Jenner* thing, it seems appropriate. I am a strong supporter of the transgender community because, well, I’d like to think I’m a strong supporter of all communities (that don’t promote hate) – and the recent hubbub with Planet Fitness has brought the issue to the forefront for some who might not have known it existed. Continue reading “The Trans Girl’s Guide To Beauty” »

The Skinny Tan: Losing Inches While Bronzing Up

Chroma Tan Contour D'Or Shrinking Tan Contour Spray TanningDo you girls remember my awesome in-home spray tan with ChromaTan awhile back? Well, check this: my girl Jen at ChromaTan is now offering the Contour D’Or Shrinking Tan, which will instantly make you look thinner and can even make you actually lose fat. Say what? Continue reading “The Skinny Tan: Losing Inches While Bronzing Up” »