The two makeup staples I simply cannot do without are mascara and blush. These are must have items in my daily makeup routine. Mind you, I do not have a true “makeup routine” as in a whole routine of makeup added daily. I absolutely hate using foundation. It makes me hot and simply not necessary in my book. I also do not see a dire need to use concealer. I am a firm believer in the idea that if you keep your skin healthy and hydrate, concealer is simply not needed. My makeup routine consists of a couple simple things. I always use mascara primer, mascara, blush, brow gel and lip color. I like to keep it simple. Continue reading
So many of us struggle with growing out our brows. After years of plucking and waxing, we find ourselves looking at gaps within our brows and thinning hair. The in vogue brow look is a full and bushy brow. We see it all over magazines and runways. However, how do we get this full look after years and years of over plucking? Continue reading
Your trusty shampoo and conditioner are two things that you certainly cannot do without. Traveling without our favorite haircare items can cause absolute havok on our hair. Most of the time, hotels offer shampoo and conditioner sets that are full of fragrances and leave our hair dry and dull. Continue reading
As Father’s Day approaches, we should all take some time to find the best gifts for dad. Luckily, this is much easier than buying a gift for Mom, as we mother’s tend to be a little more complicated. Father’s are all about the quality of the gift, and for that reason we have come up with a list of top quality presents for dad that won’t break the bank. Simply look through our list of top selling fragrances and choose the one that best identifies with that special father in your life. Continue reading
Applying mascara is not as easy as it may seem. The biggest challenge when applying mascara is keeping it clump free. Clump Free Mascara isn’t so much about the formula you use, as much as how you use it! With one simple step you can make any mascara clump free mascara. Remember the idea of mascara is getting lengthy, thick and beautiful lashes not clumps! Continue reading
The best beauty products are easy to find, and surprisingly affordable. That is, if you know how to shop for them. Beauty can get expensive, especially when you are trying to stay beautiful from head to toe. At Beautyvice we appreciate a great bargain. For that reason we have compiled a list of some of the best beauty products under $10. Yes, believe it or not, you can be beautiful and still get a great deal. Check out these amazing discount beauty products that will get you to feel and look amazing without breaking your budget. Continue reading
If you are one of the many with combination skin, you have surely experienced a bit of frustration at one time or another deciding between a cleanser for your dry areas or oilier areas. Cleaning seems simple enough, however when you have combination, t-zone type of skin it is a little trickier than just washing, lathering and rinsing!
Lets start with the most important step before cleansing, always remove your makeup before you cleanse. I know many times, cleansers claim to remove makeup and dirt, however most do not remove 100% of your makeup or sunscreen. Continue reading
The temperature may be rising, and the humidity may be making everything sticky, but that doesn’t mean you have to feel slimy and unappealing! Resist the discomfort of soaring temperatures with some cool, deliberate self-pampering – indulge yourself in a stylish new braid, and feel sexy again with a spray tan that can’t fail to excite. Continue reading
There are several things you can do to find the perfect nail color for you! With the endless choices there are now, it can at times become frustrating to find that “it” color. Many of us get stuck using the same colors over and over again just because we are comfortable with them. But, we are here to help you find a new and fabulous nail color that is just right for you!
Skin tone is one way to choose your nail color, with the rule of thumb being that lighter skin tones should be matched with softer, more muted nail colors, while darker skin tones match up nicely with just about any shades at all. When you’re at the beginning of a new season, that might be a good time to adorn the pastel colors of springtime for instance, or the darker shades of coming winter. There are some colors however that look amazing on all skin tones, light or dark. These include dark plums and neutrals. Continue reading
Achieving the perfect look with your blush is not always an easy task. Too much can leave you looking like a doll, and too little is roughly the same as applying none at all. When you’re going for that bold, adventurous look with your make-up, you need to have the blush just right, or the whole effect will be ruined. Here are some tips on how to heighten the effect of your blush through proper application and layering. Continue reading
The whole point of a face mask is to improve your skin, and the kind of face mask you choose depends on exactly what kind of improvement you are trying to achieve for your skin. There are lots of different formulas for face masks available today, and the reason for all those different formulations is because each one is addressing a different kind of skin issue. Continue reading
The Master French Designer Christian Dior once stated, “For a perfume to have lasting hold, it must first hold the heart of its creator.” The original Miss Dior was first released in 1947, just a single year after the fashion house of Dior was established, it was a fragrance that in fact hold the heart of its creator. Christian Dior was known to have poured a great deal of his own soul into the development of this fragrance, nurturing it slowly, and guiding it with a gentle hand to become the very essence of feminine allure. Continue reading
Institut Karite Paris is the first personal care company to create and sell products infused with shea butter so that users might reap the tremendous benefits of this miraculous ingredient as applied to skincare. An oil, or fatty substance extracted from the nut of the African shea tree, shea butter is now widely used by many other cosmetics companies which have discovered its highly effective moisturizing properties. Continue reading
There’s a fine line between doing a good job of drying your hair versus damaging it due to excessive drying, and it’s hard to know sometimes exactly where the line has to be drawn. To be sure that you are effectively drying your hair without causing it to frizz or become brittle, it is strongly recommended that you incorporate into your hair care routine a restorative hair gel, hair cream, or hair mousse which strengthens, moisturizes, and lends manageability to your hair.
By taking this one extra step in your hair care program, you can be confident that instead of doing any kind of harm to your hair, you are actually making it healthier and enhancing its natural appeal. Some of the best products on the market for helping you to achieve drying-without-damaging are described below. Continue reading
There are lots of moisturizers on the market to choose from, and probably most of them will do an adequate job of rehydrating and softening your skin, but why settle for ‘adequate’ when there are some truly remarkable skincare products available? The best skin care products are the ones which are most compatible with your skin type, and which accomplish the necessary functions for which they are intended. In the case of moisturizers, they must restore the body’s natural skin oils which are lost daily through simple actions like washing and exposure to environmental actions, like harsh sunshine and drying winds. Continue reading