Multicultural Beauty Sitemap - Page 1 2014-11-23

The Skin Care Benefits of Pomegranates
Find out about the skin protective benefits of pomegranates.

9 Divine Pomegranate Products
9 pomegranate-infused products to protect, refresh and hydrate your skin.

Shea Butter Vs Cocoa Butter: Which One is Better for Your Skin?
Cocoa butter and shea butter have similar skin care benefits and properties and are superior as natural moisturizers. With a shortage of cocoa beans, shea butter might become the winner by default. But is one actually better than the other?

Beauty Ingredients
Learn more about the ingredients in your beauty products. Why are they used? Do they work? What are the benefits and what are the dangers?

Natural Beauty
Discover beauty secrets from the ancestors, learn traditional beauty tips, try homemade beauty recipes, read about exotic and organic beauty ingredients and other things to help your natural beauty shine through.

Cocoa Butter: One of Nature's Most Effective Skin Moisturizers
Cocoa butter has been used for centuries to moisturize dry skin, even skin tone and protect and repair damaged skin.

Shea Butter: What It Is, Why It Works
Shea butter is an antioxidant-rich vegetable oil from the African karite tree that fades dark spots and age spots, helps reduce fine lines and wrinkles and soothes skin irritations.

Tips for stunning eyes. Multicultural Beauty.

Emerald Green Shimmer
Eyes featured a gorgeous emerald green or sapphire blue shadow at the Anna Sui Fall 2014 fashion show.

Olive Green Metallic Eye Shadow
Additional tips for using metallic eye shadow.

Lupita Nyong'o: Golden Smoky Eyes
Lupita Wyong'o's golden smoky eyes at the 2014 Glamour Women of the Year Awards.

Gold Leaf Lids
Gold leaf was used on the eye lids for the makeup look at the Barbara Bui fashion show during Paris Fashion Week.

Metallic Wings
The eye makeup look on the Jean-Pierre Braganza runway during London Fashion Week S/S 15.

Gold Rush
How to use metallic makeup as highlighter for the eyes.

Gold Reserved
Tips for wearing metallic makeup off the runway.

How to Wear Metallic Makeup
A fun look at metallic makeup looks with tips on how to wear the trend.

Blue Metallic Wings
The eyes featured futuristic icy blue metallic wings at the Katya Leonovich F/W 2014 fashion show.

Antique Gold Wings
Gold metallic winged eyes was the signature look at Desigual Fall 2014.

Lupita Nyong'o Eyes: Azure Chic
Get the details for Lupita Nyong'o's bold metallic eye makeup look at the CFDA Fashion Awards.

Create the Look: Cleopatra Eyes
How to create a dramatic Egyptian inspired eye makeup look.

The Modern Cat Eye: Arrows, Wings & Things
Mix up your makeup look with arrows, wings and points for a creative elongated eyeliner. Here are 5 looks to try, plus images from the runways for inspiration.

Versace: Egyptian Eyes
Egyptian-inspired eyes at Versace.

Kenzo F/W: Thick, Purple Winged Eyes
The dramatically lined eye at the Kenzo fashion show during Paris Fashion Week.

Create the Look: Doe Eyes
Learn how to use eye liner for this look that's a modern take on 50s and 60s Hollywood beauty.

Christophe Guillarme
The eye makeup look at the Christophe Guillarme fashion show during Paris Fashion Week.

Create the Look: Fade Away
Learn how to create an arrow eye look that is great for formal and evening.

House of Ronald: Smoky Arrows
A thick, smoky winged eye at the House of Ronald show, Fashion Forward Dubai.

Create the Look: Thick Glam
How to create a thick and glamorous elongated eye liner look.

Junko Shimada: Sparkling Thick Lines
The eye makeup look at the Junko Shimada show during Paris Fashion Week.

Assembly New York: Dots of Fun
The eye makeup look at Assembly New York, features floating dots and thickly lined eyes.

Create the Look: New Wave
Get to the point: Here's how to create an edgy 80's inspired take on the elongated eyeliner trend.

Arrow Eyes: Aura Tout Vu
The eyes at the Aura Tout Vu runway during Paris Fashion Week featured lines that looked like tiny arrowheads.

Levitating Wings: Rag & Bone

Nars Eye Makeup Look at Tome
The Nars eye makeup look at Tome featured a arrowed winged eye.

How to Choose Blue Eye Shadow for Your Skin Tone
Try these tips for picking the right blue eye shadow for your skin tone and try makeup artist Carmindy's

A Reader Asks: Have You Tried Rx For Brown Skin?
Rx For Brown Skin reader question. Have You Tried Rx For Brown Skin?

Dandelion is great in teas, salads and the bath!

Native Americans used goldenseal to relieve itchy skin conditions and inflammation.

Watercress is not just used for salads and sandwiches. A tea made from the fresh or dried herb makes a soothing wash for rashes, eczema and acne.

Native American Treatments for Itchy & Irritated Skin
Try these centuries old natural remedies for dry, itchy and irritated skin.

Chamomile can calm and soothe your mind and your skin.

Chickweed's emollient properties makes soothing to skin and also soothes joint pain.

Echinacea has been used to treat skin problems, like eczema.

Who doesn't love the scent of lavender. A warm bath with lavender essential oil can sooth the body and mind and is beneficial to certain skin conditions.

Oats can be added to the bath to relieve dry, itchy skin.

Diabetes & Skin Care
Skin care tips for women with diabetes.

Multicultural Beauty: Makeup & Skin Care Advice for Women of Color
Get makeup tips, skin care advice and beauty secrets especially for women of color from Multicultural Beauty expert Gerrie Summers.

Native American Ancient Beauty Secrets
Hundreds of years ago, Native Americans were using plants and herbs for beauty that can be found in beauty products today. Here are some beauty ingredients you might not know about.

8 Great Pomegranate-Infused Cleansers
8 pomengranate-infused skin cleansers that make the skin smell and feel great.

Multicultural Skin Care
Multicultural skin has special needs and conditions, but many cosmetics and treatments aren’t created for us. Find out which treatments to try and which ones you should avoid. With these informative articles and expert advice, you'll love the skin you're in.

6 Super-Moisturizing Hand Treatment Recipes
If your hands get extremely dry from cold weather, try one or all of these 6 hand treatments that you can make at home.

Beauty Recipes
Do-it-yourself beauty recipes. Multicultural Beauty.

My Favorite Eye Cream
Readers share their favorite eye cream products.

My Favorite Multi-Colored Nail Art Design
Share photos of your favorite multi-colored nail designs!

Reader Submissions: My Favorite Multi-Colored Nail Art Design
Share photos of your favorite multi-colored nail designs!

Your Best Tips for Getting Rid of Dark Under-Eye Circles
Readers give their tips for getting rid of dark circles under the eyes.

Reactions to Why I Saw Aunt Jemima on the Runway
Readers respond to the article Why I Saw Aunt Jemima on the Runway.

: Reader Reviews: Rx For Brown Skin Rx Skin Perfecting Kit>
Reader reviews of Rx For Brown Rx Skin Perfecting Kit, Absolute Radiance Intensive Exfoliating Serum, Naturally Flawless Advanced Botanical Brightener and Age Block UV Shield SPF 15.


Seasonal Makeup
Makeup tips and trends for each season.

More Sparkle
Sparkling eyelids and cherry red lips and nails at Pamella Roland Fall/Winter 2014.

...And Glitter
Get the product details for the eye makeup look at Pamella Roland Fall/Winter 2014.

Winged Liner
The winged eyeliner look at Cushnie Et Ochs.

A Close Up Look
A close-up look at the makeup at Cushnie Et Ochs Fall 2014.

Smoky Wings
Dark, smoky winged eyes are paired with glistening bare skin at David Tlale Fall 2014.

Eagle Eyed
The smoky wing at David Tlale Fall 2014 resembled eagle wings.

Gold Lamè Lids
Gold sparkling lids were teamed with gorgeous red lips and a nude face at Naeem Khan Fall 2014.

Shimmery Shadow
The eye makeup look at Pamella Roland Fall/Winter 2014 was achieved using Laura Mercier.

Audacious Eyes
At Helmut Lang AW 2014, lipstick and pressed powder created the eye shadow look.

Focus on the Eyes
On many of the fall/winter runways, faces were clean and lips nude, to place the focus on the eye makeup.

Winter Frost
Frosty and shimmering shadow was dotted onto the inner and outer rims of the eyes and really popped on darker skin tones.

Bold Graphic Wings
There were a lot of bold metallic shades on the runways, including sparkling azure blue winged eyes at the Christian Dior A/W 2014 show.

Hot Chocolate
There were shimmery metallic touches on the eyelids and lips at Rodarte A/W 2014.

Lilac Shimmer
A delicate lilac shade, gave a subtle pop of color to the soft, slightly smoky eye seen on the Chloe runway.

Eyes: Smoke, Wings & Other Things
At many of the fall/winter 2014 fashion shows the beauty looks focused on fabulous eyes. Check out this slideshow for 12 of my favorite runway eye makeup looks.

The Finished Look
The finished makeup look feature at the Pamella Roland F/W fashion show.

Soft Olive Green Shadow
Colorful eye shadow was seen on several fall/winter fashion runways, including olive green at Vivienne Tam RTW.

Gradient Smoky Eye
A gradient smoky eye was the featured makeup look at Concept Korea during Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2014.

Holographic Nails
Winged cat eyes and holographic nails were seen at Cushnie Et Ochs Fall 2014.

Contrasting Textures
At Parkchoonmoo a contrast of matte and glossy textures.

Plum Lips
Get the look at Parkchoonmoo Fall 2014 - shiny deep plum lips and matte faces.

Winged Eyes & Natural Faces
There were winged eyes and natural makeup at Cushnie Et Ochs Fall 2014.

Minimal Makeup & Bold Brows
While brows were natural and even bleached out at several runway shows, the look was a bold, angled brow at 3.1 Phillip Lim AW 2014.

Adorable Do: Great Brows & Lips
The makeup look was classic and elegant at Carolina Herrara FW 2014.

Couture Chic
The makeup was subtle and clean at Reem Acra Fall/Winter 2014.

Sparkle and Shine
There were sparkling eyelids and bold lips at Pamella Roland Fall/Winter 2014.

Metallic Eye Shadow
At Katya Leonovich Fall 2014 - futuristic-looking gray metallic winged eye shadow.

Glitter and Gold
One of my favorite looks was the simple makeup look at Naeem Khan. My favorites - gold (eyelids) and red (lips).

Metallic Green Lipstick
The signature look at Korto Momolu Fall 2014 - green metallic lipstick. Get the details.

Top Makeup Looks for Fall and Winter
Makeup looks on the fall/winter fashion runways featured the usual natural faces, and one of my favorite things - berry lips - along with colorful eye shadows and metallics. Check out these great images.

Crimson Eye Shadow
Reddish brown eye shadow was seen on a number of fall/winter 2014 runways.

What Are These White Spots on My Skin?
White age spots is a condition increasingly found on dark skin.

Raven-Symone's Beauty Tip For “Strawberry Legs”
How Raven-Symone gets rid of dark pores on the legs.

Is Petroleum Jelly Safe?
It's been a dry skin sufferers' best friend for years, but the safety of petroleum jelly in cosmetics has come into question.

Problem Solved: How to Reapply Sunscreen Over Makeup
How to reapply sunscreen over makeup.

Can't Figure Out Your Skin’s Undertone? Here’s How
How to determine your skin's undertone.

Will Kerry Washington Inspire Mainstream Magazines to "Cover" Black Women?
Kerry Washington on Vanity Fair August 2013.

The Leg Shaving Dilemma for Black Women: Ingrown Hairs
12 tips for shaving legs to prevent ingrown hairs.

What's the Best Hair Removal Method for Your Skin?
What are the best hair removal methods for women of color.

Massage for Scar Removal
Using massage to assist in the healing of scars.

Joys of Summer: Mosquito Bites and Dark Spots
Getting rid of dark spots from mosquito bites.

How to Prevent Age Spots
How to prevent age spots. Multicultural Beauty.

Are Your Beauty Products Delivered in Eco-Friendly Packages?
Eco-friendly packing material for beauty product deliveries.

Custom Nails for Valentine’s Day
Custom Nails Solutions Valentine's Day special.

Lupita Nyong’o is People’s Most Beautiful
No Surprise Here: Lupita Nyong'o is People Magazine's

4 Mystic Massage Moves for Your Face
Marma point massage moves to improve the appearance of your face.

How to Prevent Keloid Scars
How to minimize and prevent keloid scars.

Why Microbeads Are Being Banned
Microbeads in personal care products are being banned in several states. Find out why.

Spring Lipstick Trend: Is Orange the New Red?
Orange is the new red. How to pick the right orange lipstick.

Is Waxing the Best Hair Removal Method for Skin of Color?
Hair waxing tips for skin of color.

Lupita Nyong’o is the New Face of Lancôme
Lupita Nyong'o: the new

Is Your Homemade Beauty Recipe Safe?
Are homemade beauty recipes safe? Here are some common sense tips.

More Super Bowl Nail Designs
Celebrity nail artist Pattie Yankee's Super Bowl nail designs.

Super Bowl Nail Designs
Nail art designs that show team spirit.

Skin Care, Makeup & Other Tips for February
Beauty tips for the month of February

Valentine's Day Nail Designs You Can Create Now
2 simple Valentine's Day Nail Designs you can do now.

How to Get Camila Alves' Oscars Makeup Look
Camila Alves McConaughey's makeup at the 86th Annual Academy Awards.

Happy Birthday to an Old Beauty Favorite
Noxzema cold cream is 100 years old.

Grow Your Own Beauty Ingredients
How to grow your own beauty ingredients by planting a beauty garden.

White Hot Makeup Trend for Spring
White eye makeup trend for spring.

A Look at Africa Fashion Day Berlin
A look at makeup at Africa Fashion Day Berlin.

Stock up on Fragrances
Lovestruck by Vera Wang Gift Set.

Lip Treat for Chocoholicks
Chocoholicks from Jane Iredale. Multicultural Beauty.

Makeup Tips & Tutorials
Makeup tips and techniques geared towards you, to enhance your natural beauty.

How to Wear Metallic Lipstick
Love the metallic lipstick trend? Burgundy and emerald green lips are hot for fall. Here are some metallic lip tips and looks you can try.

Rodarte: Heavy Metal
Glittery lips were seen on the Rodarte A/W Fall runway.

Nars Metallic Lips at Rodarte
Metallic lips at Rodarte A/W 2014

Hot for Fall: Metallic Emerald Green Lips
A hot shade for fall: deep metallic emerald green lips.

Rihanna's Emerald Green Lips
Rihanna was ahead of the fall trend, wearing metallic emerald green lipstick during the spring at the I Heart Radio Music Awards.

Royal Purple
Dark metallic lip shades like deep purples, greens and blues can look great on darker skin tones.

Jewel-Toned Lips
Bold emerald green lips were the signature makeup look at the Korto Momolu Fall 2014 fashion show.

Makeup Trends
Get inspiration from these looks from the fashion runways.

Luminous and Sun-Kissed
Look One: Luminous, sun-kissed faces.

Shimmering, Flawless Faces
Add a little shimmer and contour for a flawless face.

Future Perfect
Get a healthy glow like you look on a perfect day at the beach.

Focus on Raw Beauty
For summer makeup, focus on raw, fresh beauty.

Healthy Futuristic Glow
How to use makeup to get translucent, glowing skin.

Fresh Face, Minimal Makeup
Get a fresh face using minimal makeup.

How to Get a Natural Glow
How to get a sun-kissed glow without needing a bronzer.

Lip Tips
Learn how to make your lips look great.

Quick Tips for Neon Lips
Quick tips for neon lips seen at Prabal Gurung S/S 2014.

Fiery Reddish-Orange Lips
Vivid reddish-orange lips were seen on the Creatures of the Wind S/S 2014 runway.

Create Defined Brows for Bright Lips
For neon lips, make sure your brows are well-groomed and defined.

Pair Bold Lips With Subtle Eyes
Bold lips, subtle eyes and strong brows were seen on the Rag & Bone S/S 2014 runway.

Neon Lip Tip: Keep the Makeup Simple
When using a neon lip color, leave the emphasis on the lips and keep the eyes and face neutral.

Vivid Orange Lips
Lip trend for spring: bright neon lips.

Electric Orange
Neon orange was used on the lips at the DKNY fashion show during Mercedes Benz NY Fashion Week.

Hollyween: Celebrity Halloween Costumes
Wendy Williams appears as Lucille Ball on The Wendy William Show's 2010 Halloween Spectacular.

La La Anthony and Ciara
La La Anthony and Ciara celebrate Ciara's 25th birthday at Haze Nightclub.

Hollyween: Celebrity Halloween Costumes
Nicole Scherzinger as Columbia at the The Rocky Horror Picture Show 35th Anniversary party.

Hollyween: Celebrity Halloween Costumes
Christina Milian is Marie Antoinette at a 2007 Halloween party at Les Deux in Hollywood.

Jessica White, Showgirl
Model Jessica White at Heidi Klum's 14th Annual Halloween party.

Hollyween: Celebrity Halloween Costumes
Today Show host Ann Curry appears as aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart.

Hollyween: Celebrity Halloween Costumes
Garcelle Beauvais is a gypsy fortune teller for the Children Affected by AIDS Foundation's 17th Annual Dream Halloween event.

Hollyween: Celebrity Halloween Costumes
Mariah Carey's Halloween costume from the Halloween celebration at M2 UltraLounge in 2009.

Christina Milian
Christina Milian at the 3rd Annual Midori Green Halloween event.

Celebrity Halloween Costumes
Need inspiration for Halloween? Take a look back at some celebrity Halloween costumes.

Ciara celebrates her 25th birthday at Haze Nightclub in Las Vegas.

Tika Sumpter as Nefertiti
Queen Nefertiti (Tika Sumpter) arrives at Heidi Klum's annual Halloween bash.

Tiki Sumpter as Nefertiti
Actress Tika Sumpter came as Nefertiti for Heidi Klum's annual Halloween party.

Mariah Carey
Mariah Carey as a firefighter at a Halloween Eve party in 2008.

Hollyween: Celebrity Halloween Costumes
Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey at the Halloween celebration at M2 UltraLounge in 2009.

Hollyween: Celebrity Halloween Costumes
Janet Jackson at the 2010 Halloween Extravaganza at the Lanvin Boutique in New York.

Hollyween: Celebrity Halloween Costumes
Ashanti shows her wild side at Heidi Klum's 2010 Halloween party.

Lip Care & Treatments
Products, treatments and tips to take care of delicate lips.

Our Skin Problems
Skin of color has a unique structure, making it react differently to some cosmetics, medicines and treatments, and even the environment. Skin of color is prone to certain problems like discoloration and scarring that can occur from skin trauma from poor skin care practices at home, incorrect diagnoses for problem skin, and harsh and improper cosmetic treatments from health and beauty professionals unfamiliar with our special skin care needs. Here are articles about, and tips and resources for your special skin problems

Therapy Pillows
Use a sound therapy pillow or pillow filled with herbs for restful sleep.

Stress & Skin
The adverse effects of stress on the skin.

Soothing Bath Soak
Soak in lavender, tangerine and chamomile to promote a restful sleep.

Use a Sleep Mask
Glo to Sleep with an LED sleep therapy mask.

Slow Breathing for the Busy Bee
Breathe to increase energy. Multicultural Beauty.

Shoulder Soother
Give yourself a helpful squeeze.

Tension Tamer
Tame tension in the neck and shoulders with a gentle self-massage.

Headache Relief
Massage your temples for headache relief.

Clock Work
Reduce eye strain and strengthen eye muscles with this simple eye clock exercise.

When you stimulate chi, you can relieve tension and bring a glow to your face.

Essential Foot Soak
Soothe tired feet with a foot soak or massage.

Foot Massage
Have tired feet? Give your tootsies a massage.

Help for Dry Winter Skin
Here are 18 tips to help skin of color combat dryness during the cold, winter months.

Black Beauty
With so many variations in black skin tones, it’s difficult to find the right products. Read about foundations formulated to work with your natural skin color, get information on top black beauty products, find moisturizers for dry skin, and more.

Kick Ash! No More Ashy Skin
What is ashy skin and how do you treat it?

Jessica Mauboy
Actress Jessica Mauboy in oxblood (brick red) shade of lipstick.

Danai Gurira
Actress Danai Gurira in a burgundy shade of lipstick.

Ashley Madekwe
Actress Ashley Madekwe in oxblood (brick red) shade of lipstick.

Top Lipstick Trends of 2012 - Sofia Vergara
Actress Sofia Vergara in a tangerine shade of lipstick.

Jessica Alba
Actress Jessica Alba in a tangerine shade of lipstick.

Sharon Leal
Actress Sharon Leal in a pink shade of lipstick.

Selita Ebanks
Actress Selita Ebanks in oxblood (brick red) shade of lipstick.

Park Ji-Su
Actress Park Ji-Su in oxblood (brick red) shade of lipstick.

Golshifteh Farahani
Actress Golshifteh Farahani in oxblood (brick red) shade of lipstick.

America Ferrera
Actress America Ferrera in a tangerine shade of lipstick.

Oxblood Lips
Oxblood (also called maroon and sometimes burgundy) is a dark brick red color that was popular in 2012.

Solange Knowles
Actress Solange Knowles in a tangerine shade of lipstick.

2012 Lipstick Trends: Tangerine, Pink & Oxblood
Tangerine, pink and oxblood red were popular lip shades in 2012.

Fan Bingbing
Actress Fan Bingbing in a tangerine shade of lipstick.

Pumpkin for Healthy Skin
The Great Pumpkin: Find out how pumpkin has great exfoliating properties, giving skin a healthy glow. Plus check out three pumpkin products for smooth and soft skin.

Celadon Road Pumpkin Masque
Celadon Road's Pumpkin Masque has the great scent of pumpkin and spice, plus skin-nourishing antioxidants and nutrients.

Jurlique Fruit Enzyme Exfoliator
Jurlique's Fruit Enzyme Exfoliator contains pumpkin enzymes and other ingredients to rid the skin of dead skin cells for a brighter complexion.

Elemental Herbology Wind & Cold Therapy
Elemental Herbology's Wind & Cold Therapy is a therapeutic treatment balm for cuticles, hands and lips.

Herbal Washes for Eczema Relief
Native Americans used herbs to make decoctions and infusions to wash or bathe itchy, inflamed and irritated skin. Learn how to make them at home.

Calendula (Marigold)
Calendula flowers make a healing and soothing wash for itchy skin.

Comfrey is rich in allantoin and mucilage, making it soothing and healing for skin.

Horsetail can be used to make a wash to soothe and treat dermatitis and rashes.

Stinging Nettle
Stinging nettle can help stop inflammatory responses in the skin, making it great for skin conditions like eczema.

Native Americans considered yarrow to be purifying and healing. Yarrow flowers make a healing infusion for dry and chapped skin.

Yellow Dock
Yellow dock is a perennial herb that can be used to bathe problem skin.

Ancient Native American Eczema Treatments
Native Americans used several plants to treat or relieve the symptoms of eczema. Here are 16 of them and some are still used today.

9 Steps to More Natural Looking Makeup
Like the clean no-makeup look, but just don't think you can pull it off? Try these simple steps.

Glowing Skin
How to get glowing skin and makeup as seen at Tome A/W 2014.

Bare & Matte
Steps for getting the smooth and matte makeup look at Helmut Lang A/W 2014.

Fresh & Flawless Face
How to get the natural makeup look at Jason Wu F/W 2014.

How to Achieve a Flawless No Makeup Look
4 ways to achieve a flawless no-makeup makeup look.

Roccobarocco Autumn/Winter: Peachy-Coral Lids
Smoky eyes with coral-toned lids and lips were featured on the Roccobarocco A/W 2012-13 runway.

Roccobarocco: Smoky Eyes
Roccobarocco: Peachy eye shadow, smoky eyes and coral lips.

Lorenzo Riva: Rosy, Flushed Cheeks and Deep, Red Lips
On the Lorenzo Riva A/W 2012-13 runway: rosy cheeks and deep, red lips.

Gabriele Colangelo A/W 2012-13
Gabriele Colangelo: spiky lashes and gorgeous red lips.

Nina Ricci: Delicately Flushed Cheeks, Bold Burgundy Lips
At the Nina Ricci show, cheeks were delicately flushed while the lips were a deep burgundy-red.

John Richmond Runway: Elegant & Striking
Makeup on the John Richmond runway had dramatic red lips and winged eyes.

Yves Saint Laurent: Burgundy Lips
Yves Saint Laurent runway makeup featured burgundy lips paired with a soft, bare face.

Alviero Martini
Alviero Martini: groomed brows, and glossy wine lips.

Dolce & Gabbana
Dolce & Gabbana A/W 2012-13: soft eyes, lips and cheeks.

Gabriele Colangelo A/W 2012-2013
Bold red lips, flushed rosy cheeks and spidery lashes at Gabriele Colangelo A/W 2012-13.

Sportsmax: Gorgeous Eyes & Lips
At Sportsmax: bold lashes and extended winged eyes.

Yves Saint Laurent
Yves Saint Laurent: focus on bold, burgundy lips.

Dolce & Gabbana: Lovely & Royal
Dolce & Gabbana: regal faces with pastel eye shadow and soft fresh faces.

Ermanno Scervino: Vividly Colored Winged Eyes
Vividly colored winged eyes were part of the makeup look for Ermanno Scervino A/W 2012-13 fashion show.

Fall/Winter 2012-2013 Makeup Trends
A look at the fall/winter 2012-2013 makeup trends straight from the fashion runways.

Max Mara: Fresh & Earthy
Makeup for the Max Mara A/W runway was fresh and earthy.

Christian Dior: Flushed Cheeks, Nude Lips, Iridescent Eyes
Makeup at Christian Dior A/W 2012-13 fashion show during Paris Fashion Week, featured flushed cheeks, well-shaped brows, nude lips and shimmery, delicately smoked eyes.

Byblos Presents a New Take on the Smoky Eye
Byblos Autumn/Winter 2012-2013: inverted smoky eyes.

Chanel Haute-Couture: Delicate, Soft and Romantic
Makeup for Chanel Haute-Couture A/W 2012-13 was delicate, soft and romantic.

Ermanno Scervino: Fresh Faced
Coral-pink winged eyes at Ermanno Scervino.

Review of Essence Cosmetics’ Waterproof & Long-Lasting Makeup
A review of Essence Cosmetics' waterproof eyeliner and mascara and long-lasting lip gloss.

Use a Good Waterproof and Sweat-Proof Mascara
Use a good waterproof and sweat-proof mascara that will stay on lashes longer.

Gel or liquid eyeliner has more staying power than pencil.
Tip: Use gel or liquid eyeliner for staying power.

Tips for Lasting Mascara
How to keep your mascara on your lashes longer.

Lip Color That Lasts
Tips for lip color that lasts. Multicultural Beauty.

Use a Finishing Spray
Tip: Use a finishing spray to keep makeup in place.

Go Lighter
Use a light touch with makeup products during hot and humid weather.

Tips for Lasting Eye Color
Use eye shadow primer for more intense and longer lasting color.

Use a waterproof, long-lasting eye shadow.
Tip: Use a waterproof, long lasting eye shadow that last even in humid weather.

Tip: Use a Makeup Primer
Use a primer to make foundation last longer.

Longer Lasting Makeup
12 tips for longer lasting makeup.

Tip: Use a Product That Absorbs Oil
Tip: Use products that keep oil at bay.

Tip: Use a Good Setting Powder
Tip: Use a good setting powder for a longer lasting makeup application.

Tip: Set Your Makeup
Tips for longer lasting makeup. Multicultural Beauty.

Tamera Mowry
Actress Tamera Mowry wearing pink lipstick.

Sanom Kapoor
Bollywood actress Sanom Kapoor wearing pink lipstick.

Sofia Vergara
Actress Sofia Vergara wearing pink lipstick.

Lucy Liu
Actress Lucy Liu wearing pink lipstick.

Jennifer Hudson
Jennifer Hudson wearing hot pink lipstick.

Serena Gomez
Serena Gomez wearing pink lipstick.

Serena Williams
Tennis pro Serena Williams in pink lipstick.

Solange Knowles
Solange Knowles wearing pink lipstick.

Sanaa Lathan
Sanaa Lathan wearing pink lipstick.

Alicia Keys
Singer Alicia Keys wearing pink lipstick.

Singer Rihanna in pink lipstick.

Keri Hilson
Keri Hilson wearing pink lipstick.

Kerry Washington
Kerry Washington wearing pink lipstick.

Jennifer Hudson
Jennifer Hudson in pink lipstick.

Jamie Chung
Jamie Chung wearing pink lipstick.

Beyonce Knowles
Beyonce wearing pink lipstick. Multicultural Beauty.

Kelly Rowland
Singer Kelly Rowland wearing pink lipstick.

Regina Hall
Regina Hall wearing pink lipstick.

Celebrities in Pink Lipstick
Nicki Minaj wearing pink lipstick.

Sharon Leal
Actress Sharon Leal wearing pink lipstick.

Anika Noni Rose
Anika Noni Rose's makeup look at the premiere party of the A&E miniseries Bag of Bones.

Kerry Washington
Kerry Washington's makeup look at Glamour Magazine's 2011 Women of the Year Awards.

Kelly Rowland
Kelly Rowland's makeup look at the 2012 BET Honors.

Hannah Simone
Hannah Simone's makeup look at the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards.

Gabrielle Union
Gabrielle Union's makeup look at the 2012 BET Honors.

Ledisi's makeup look at the BET Honors 2012.

Azita Ghanizada
Azita Ghanizada's makeup look at the 2012 Golden Globe Awards after party.

Shaun Robinson
Shaun Robinson is an elegant and subtle makeup look at the 63rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards.

Freida Pinto
Freida Pinto's makeup look at the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards.

Garcelle Beauvais
Garcelle Beauvais' makeup look at the Warner Bros & InStyle Golden Globe Awards after party.

Sanaa Lathan
Sanaa Lathan's makeup look at the Warner Bros. & InStyle Golden Globe Awards after party.

Octavia Spencer
SAG Award winner Octavia Spencer's makeup look at the 2012 SAG Awards.

Regina King
Actress Regina King's makeup look at the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards.

Jennifer Hudson
Jennifer Hudson in a natural makeup look at the VH1 Divas Celebrates Soul event.

Amber Riley
Amber Riley's makeup look at the Warner Bros. & InStyle Golden Globe Awards after party.

Salma Hayek
Salma Hayek's makeup look at the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards.

Viola Davis
Actress Viola Davis' makeup look at the 2012 SAG Awards.

Chanel Iman
Supermodel Chanel Iman's makeup look for the unveiling of DKNY's Golden Delicious million dollar fragrance bottle.

Jessica Alba
Jessica Alba's makeup look for the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards.

Celebrities in Natural Makeup
Celebrities in natural makeup and tips on how to achieve the look.

Veronica "V" Bozeman
Celebrities in red lipstick: Singer/dancer Veronica

Gabrielle Union
Celebrities in red lipstick: Actress Gabrielle Union's chocolate brown skin is lovely in a wine red lipstick shade.

Jennifer Hudson
Celebrities in red lipstick: Jennifer Hudson's full lips look fabulous in red and according to a study, that's something men love.

Zoe Saldana
Celebrities in red lipstick: When wearing red lipstick with a skin tone like actress Zoe Saldana's, use a soft shadow close to skin tone and a nude face.

Sanaa Lathan
Celebrities in red lipstick: Sanaa Lathan's has a neutral skin tone, meaning she can wear red lipsticks with both cool and warm tones.

Celebrities in Red Lipstick
Want to wear sexy red lipstick? Check out various red shades on these celebrities for inspiration.

Fan Bingbing
Celebrities in red lipstick: Actress Fan Bingbing loves a bright red shade.

April Lee Hernandez
Celebrities in red lipstick: April Lee Hernandez's red lipstick is paired with a simple eye makeup look.

Vanessa Hudgens
Celebrities in red lipstick: Vanessa Hudgens' makeup look pairs a soft smoky eye and slightly blushed cheeks with dark brownish-red lipstick.

Melanie Fiona
Celebrities in red lipstick: Melanie Fiona's makeup look, features a soft, neutral eye with red lipstick.

Kerry Washington
Celebrities in red lipstick: Kerry Washington wears classic red lipstick with flirty eye makeup.

Nan Zhang
Celebrities in red lipstick: Nan Zhang's red lipstick has a soft, warm tone.

Orange Crush
Shades of orange will brighten lips and faces for spring and summer.

Coral lipstick and lip gloss was prominent on the spring and summer runways.

Spring & Summer Makeup 2012: A Sneak Peek
Bold red lips are back for spring and summer.

Spring & Summer Makeup 2012: A Sneak Peek
Eyes are softer, flirty and romantic for spring and summer.

High Shine Gloss
High shine gloss in shades of pink, corals and neutral shades will complete the look during spring and summer.

Spring & Summer Makeup 2012: A Sneak Peek
Another makeup trend for the spring and summer is yellow or metallic yellow eye shadow.

Spring & Summer Makeup 2012: A Sneak Peek
A sneak peak at Spring and Summer Makeup 2012

Spring & Summer Makeup 2012: A Sneak Peek
Metallic eyeshadows return for spring and summer.

Spring & Summer Makeup 2012: A Sneak Peek
The monochromatic makeup look is back for spring and summer.

Spring & Summer Makeup 2012: A Sneak Peek
The wind-swept cheeks of fall and winter are now sun-kissed.

Spring & Summer Makeup 2012: A Sneak Peek
Pastels will be big for the eyes during the spring and summer season.

The Nude Face
Nude, monochromatic faces are one of the makeup trends for spring and summer.

Spring & Summer Makeup Trends
A look at spring and summer 2012 makeup trends.

How to Wear Dark Lipstick
Want to wear the latest plum, wine and berry colored lipstick shades? Read these tips.

Tamar Braxton Interview
In this exclusive interview, Tamar Braxton, star of Tamar & Vince and host of The Real, shares her favorite products and beauty tips.

Gabrielle Union On Beauty
Actress Gabrielle Union talks about beauty, makeup and her favorite products.

Top Six Long Wear & Waterproof Makeup Removers
6 long wear & waterproof makeup removers that really work.

10 Oatmeal Facial Masks
Oatmeal makes a fantastic skin care ingredient in facial masks. It's been used for beauty in multicultural households for years. Find the perfect facial mask for your skin type.

Review of Dermablend Smooth Indulgence Foundation SPF 20
Review of Dermablend Smooth Indulgence Foundation SPF 20.

Makeup Reviews
Are you wondering what shades from the new makeup collections will look great on you? The new trendy eye shadow looks great in the palette, but should you try it? Get the scoop on the best makeup for your skin tone.

Review of Dermablend Smooth Indulgence Mineral Finishing Powder
Review of Dermablend Smooth Indulgence Mineral Finishing Powder.

5 Fall & Winter Makeup Trends That Last
With a few variations, healthy, fresh-faced skin, smoky eyes, berry lips, defined brows and earthy tones are always on trend for the fall and winter seasons.

Review of Jafra Always Color Stay-On Makeup SPF 10
Review of Jafra Always Color Stay-On Makeup SPF 10.

How to Create a Classic Smoky Eye
See how makeup artist Samantha Chapman gave me this classic and subtle smoky eye. Learn the steps for creating a smoky eye that can be used for day or night.

How to Create a Classic Smoky Eye
See how makeup artist Samantha Chapman gave me this classic and subtle smoky eye. Learn the steps for creating a smoky eye that can be used for day or night.

Metallic eye shadow and application tips.

Smoky Eyes
How to make smoky eyes, one of the top eye makeup looks for fall.

Winged Eyeliner
How to achieve the winged-lined look, one of the top eye makeup looks for fall.

Thick Brows
Thick eyebrows are in for fall 2011.

Fall Eye Makeup Top 5
5 top eye makeup looks for the fall.

Smoky Winged Eyes
One of the top eye makeup looks for fall is to apply eyeshadow sweeping it up towards the temple like a wing.

Louise Gray: Sketch-y Eyes
Louise Gray S/S 2013 fashion show during London Fashion Week featured fun designs and kooky fun makeup.

Spring/Summer 2013 Makeup Trends: the Eyes
Makeup from the spring/summer 2013 fashion runways focused on the eyes and the lips. Take a look at the top eye makeup trends.

Bold Blue Shadow
The eye makeup was bold, kooky and cartoon-like on the Vivienne Westwood Red Label catwalk during London Fashion Week.

Crazy Cartoon Color
Vivid, cartoon-like makeup looks were seen at the Vivienne Westwood Red Label show during S/S 2013 London Fashion Week.

Blue Eye Shadow & Painted Brows
Bright turquoise eye shadow popped on the Vivienne Westwood Red Label catwalk.

Fresh Face & Graphic Cat Eye
Makeup on the Acne runway featured thickly lined eyes and a bare, fresh face.

Cat Eye
A distinct cat eye look was found on the Antonio Marras runway during Milan Fashion Week.

Antonio Marras: Unique Smoky Eye
Antonio Marras S/S 2013: unique smoky eye.

Soft Winged Eyes
Frankie Morello S/S 2013: soft, winged eyes.

Graphic Lines
There were a lot of interesting shapes used on the eyes at the spring and summer 2013 fashion shows.

Geometric Winged Eyes
There were bold and blue geometric winged eyes at the Jean-Pierre Braganza show.

Versus – Blue Eye Shadow
Gorgeous blue eye shadow on nude faces matched vivid designs in the Versus S/S show during Milan Fashion Week.

How to Get Rid of Dark Circles Under the Eyes
Jafra's Imperfection Corrector in Dark is formulated to conceal imperfections and discolorations in skin of color.

How to Get Rid of Dark Circles Under the Eyes
How to get rid of dark circles under the eyes.

How to Get Rid of Dark Circles Under the Eyes
Prop your head up on a couple of pillows at night to reduce under eye puffiness and dark circles.

How to Get Rid of Dark Circles Under the Eyes
Some ingredients in eye creams, like vitamin K and caffeine are said to help reduce the appearance of dark under-eye circles.

How to Get Rid of Dark Circles Under the Eyes
Sun exposure can stimulate melanin production, making the skin beneath the eyes darken. Be sure to wear sunscreen and sunglasses to protect the delicate skin in the eye area as well as your eyes.

How to Get Rid of Dark Circles Under the Eyes
Brew green, pekoe, or chamomile tea, then chill the tea bags in the frig and use them on your eyes.

How to Get Rid of Dark Circles Under the Eyes
Natural remedies like cucumber slices have been used for years to reduce puffiness and dark circles under the eyes.

How to Get Rid of Dark Circles Under the Eyes
Sometimes dark under-eye circles are caused by genetics, bone structure aging and other factors. Use a concealer or skin tone corrector to camouflage the darkened skin.

How to Get Rid of Dark Circles Under the Eyes
Cosmetic eye treatments can be used to treat dark under-eye circles. But women of color should consult cosmetic surgeons or dermatologists familiar with the treatment of ethnic skin.

Hyperpigmentation in Skin of Color
What is hyperpigmentation? Why does it happen to darker skin?

Common Sense Tips for Using Homemade Beauty Recipes
Are your homemade beauty recipes safe and effective? Read this article for commonsense tips for DIY beauty.

Latina Makeup Lines
As the Hispanic population grows, more beauty lines are catering to Latina women, with advertising campaigns and celebrity inspired makeup lines.

Autumn Beauty Recipes
These 25 beauty recipes utilize 9 tasty fall foods like pumpkin, pears and apples. Yum.

How to Pick the Right Lipstick For Your Skin Tone
Can't find the right lipstick shade? Try these tips to help you pick lipstick shades that are perfect for your skin tone.

Transition Your Beauty Routine from Summer to Fall
The weather is getting cooler and the air drier. Here are steps to help you transition your beauty regimen from summer to fall.

Halloween Makeup Tips
Makeup ideas and tips for using safe face paint and makeup for Halloween.

Papaya & Pumpkin Exfoliating Mask
Try this homemade Papaya & Pumpkin Exfoliating Mask for smooth and soft skin.

ExfoliKate Intensive Exfoliating Treatment
A review of ExfoliKate Intensive Exfoliating Treatment.

Pumpkin & Papaya for Smoother Skin
Pumpkin and papaya contain fruit enzymes that help remove dead skin cells for smoother, brighter and healthier-looking skin.

Top 12 Black Beauty Products
The top black beauty products and companies.

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Meet three Indian actresses signed to L'Oreal Paris as brand ambassadors.

Indian Actresses: Meet L'Oreal's Triple Threats
Meet three Indian actresses signed to L'Oreal Paris as brand ambassadors.

Indian Actresses: Meet L'Oreal's Triple Threats
Meet three Indian actresses signed to L'Oreal Paris as brand ambassadors.

5 Lovely Latina Beauty Ambassadors
These 5 Actresses bring Latina beauty to mainstream cosmetic lines.

5 Lovely Latina Beauty Ambassadors
These 5 Actresses bring Latina beauty to mainstream cosmetic lines.

5 Lovely Latina Beauty Ambassadors
Eva Mendes is one of several Latinas bringing Latina beauty to mainstream cosmetic lines.

5 Lovely Latina Beauty Ambassadors
These 5 Actresses bring Latina beauty to mainstream cosmetic lines.

5 Lovely Latina Beauty Ambassadors
Jennifer Lopez helps bring Latina beauty to mainstream cosmetic lines.

Halle Berry: The Face of Revlon
Celebrity beauty brand ambassador Halle Berry is helping to change the face of beauty.

Kerry Washington: A HIP Spokeswoman
Celebrity beauty brand ambassador Kerry Washington is helping to change the face of beauty.

Rihanna is Comfortable in Her Skin
Celebrity beauty brand ambassador Rihanna is helping to change the face of beauty.

CoverGirl Queen Latifah
Celebrity beauty brand ambassador Queen Latifah is helping to change the face of beauty.

Who Runs the World? Beyonce!
Celebrity beauty brand ambassador Beyonce is helping to change the face of beauty.

Gabrielle Union Will Be More "Visible"
Celebrity beauty brand ambassador Gabrielle Union is helping to change the face of beauty.

Global Beauty
Beauty tips, treatments and ingredients from around the world.

Oil of Cacay: Is This the New Argan Oil?
Caryodendron orinocense seed oil is so new, it doesn't even have a universal name. Is the oil from the Colombian cacay tree the Next Big Thing in beauty?

How to Use Makeup to Even Out Your Skin Tone
Does your face seem to have more than one tone? Some areas might be darker or lighter. That's not unusual. Here's how to bring balance to your skin tone.

How to Determine Your Skin’s Undertone
Confused about skin undertones? Read these tips to find out whether you're warm, cool or neutral and to also figure out what undertones to look for in your makeup.

Lay N Go Cosmo
Summer Beauty Find: Lay N Go Cosmo.

Lay N Go Cosmo
Summer Beauty Find: Lay N Go Cosmo.

In A Pikle
Summer Beauty Find: In A Pikle. Multicultural Beauty.

In A Pikle
Summer Beauty Find: In A Pikle. Multicultural Beauty.

Miracle Skin Transformer Body SPF 20
Summer Beauty Find: Miracle Skin Transformer SPF 20.

Jane Iredale Dream Tint
Summer Beauty Find: Jane Iredale Dream Tint.

Wet N Wild Ultimate Minerals Bronzer
Summer Beauty Find: Wet N Wild Ultimate Minerals Bronzer.

Burt's Bees Lip Shimmers
Summer Beauty Find: Burt's Bees Lip Shimmer

Wet N Wild Juicy Lip Balm SPF 15
Summers Beauty Find: Wet N Wild Juicy Lip Balm SPF 15

Summer Beauty Finds
Summer beauty find: Divine Lip Shine.

Making Sense of Beauty Claims and Labels
What's the real deal about all those beauty claims and labels? Is the product you're buying really cruelty- or gluten-free? Find out.

South American Beauty Secrets
5 South American beauty secrets and treatments for smooth, clear and youthful skin.

Latina Beauty
Can’t find the right foundation? Do you have oily skin? Are you acne-prone? Latina skin has special beauty needs. Get advice and tips here.

3 Chilean Beauty Ingredients to Nourish Skin
Here are three beauty treatments that nourish the skin: red grapes, honey, and -- wait for it -- snail slime!

Red Grapes
Mashed red grape mask has been used by Chilean women to brighten and rejuvenate the skin.

Chilean Honey
Studies show that Chilean rainforest honey has more potent bioactive ingredients than manuka honey.

Snail Slime
It's strange, but studies have shown that snail slime might really have skin care benefits.

Timeless Fall Makeup for Indian Women
Fall makeup tips and trends for Indian women.

How to Do an Aromatherapy Facial Steam
Learn how to use herbs and essential oils for an aromatherapy facial steam geared toward your skin type.

Body & Bath
Masques, moisturizers, scrubs and treatments for your special skincare needs.

Sunscreen & Vitamin D Deficiency
90 % of African Americans are vitamin D deficient. Should we decrease sunscreen and increase sun exposure?

Natural Alternatives to Petroleum Jelly
If you're nervous about the ingredients in petroleum jelly but want the great moisture retaining and dry skin protection, try these natural alternatives.

Waxeline is an eco-friendly petroleum jelly alternative.

Healing Emollient Cream
This Healing Emollient Cream contains cocoa butter, almond oil and beeswax as a skin care alternative to petroleum jelly.

Skin Rejuvenator
This Skin Rejuvenator uses three powerful oils plus beeswax to heal and moisturize skin.

Cocoa Butter & Jojoba Skin Protector
This homemade Cocoa Butter & Jojoba Skin Protector acts as a humectant to protect and help the skin retain much needed moisture.

Ancient Treasure
Ancient Treasure is an all-natural facial moisturizer and skin treatment with 40 uses.

Skin Softener
A homemade skin softener with olive oil, almond oil and beeswax.

Skin Icing: How This Chilly Facial Beautifies Skin
Skin icing is a cool way to clear the face of blemishes, combat wrinkles and improve circulation for a smooth, glowing complexion.

4 Steps to Wow Brows
You can get great looking brows in just four steps.

Sumita Beauty Multi Task Brush
Use Sumita Beauty Multi-Task Brush to comb through brows and apply color.

Step 4: Finish By Setting Brows
Keep eyebrows in place with a setting gel or wax.

Brow Structure Clear Set
Joey Healy's Brow Structure Clear Set helps you groom your eyebrows.

Sumita Brow Set
Sumita's Brow Set is a clear wax pencil to keep brows in place.

Votre Vu Brow Brush & Shaper
Use the Votre Vu Brow Brush & Shaper to fill, brush, blend and set brows into perfect shape.

Step 1: Nourish Your Brows
Revitalize brows with brow serum or conditioner.

Brow Renovation Serum
Joey Healy's Brow Renovation Serum stimulates growth and strengthens brows.

RevitaBrow Advanced Eyebrow Conditioner
Use RevitaBrow Advanced Eyebrow Conditioner to nourish brows and help them grow.

Step 2: Define Your Brows
Define brows and fill in spaces with eyebrow pencil or powder.

Arch De Triumphe Brow Definer
Votre Vu's Arch De Triumphe Brow Definer is antioxidant rich and long lasting.

Brow Architect Stylo
Define brows with Joey Healy's Brow Architect Stylo.

RiRi MAC Veluxe Brow Liner
Fill in, shape and define brows with RiRi MAC Veluxe Brow Liner.

Step 3: Use an Eyebrow Brush & Comb
Use the right tools for applying eyebrow color and to define shape.

How to Get Rid of Dark Pores on the Legs
If you're tired of hiding little dark dots on your legs with makeup or hosiery, here are a few ideas to help you get rid of dark pores for smoother-looking skin.

How to Get Rid of Dark Spots From Mosquito Bites
Mosquito bites are a nuisance and can cause itching and discomfort, but in skin of color this minor skin trauma can also cause dark spots. Here's how to get rid of them.

Do We Really Need Gluten-Free Beauty Products?
Is gluten free beauty real or is it just hype that's full of a certain natural substance? Do women of color need to be concerned? Maybe...

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Asian Beauty
Embrace those beautiful eyes with these makeup tips; learn how to chose natural-looking shades and safe and effective products to protect sensitive Asian skin.

Juice Recipes for Clear & Smooth Skin
Fresh fruit and vegetable recipes for clear and smooth skin.

Wet N Wild H2O Proof Liquid Liner
Wet N Wild H2O Proof Liquid Liner is water-resistant, smudgeproof liquid liner.

Sally Hansen Natural Beauty Forever Stay Moisture Gloss
Sally Hansen Natural Beauty Forever Stay Moisture Gloss is long lasting, with the calming citrus scent of grapefruit.

Mehron Barrier Spray
Mehron Barrier Spray is a sealer used under or over makeup to stop sweat and makeup transfer and smudging even under hot stage lights.

Smashbox Photo Finish Luminizing Foundation Primer
Smashbox Photo Finish Luminizer Foundation Primer is oil-free and helps extend the wear of foundation.

Avon ExtraLasting Liquid Foundation
Avon ExtraLasting Liquid Foundation provides a protective shield from water, sweat and humidity.

Josie Maran Lip and Cheek Stain
Josie Maran Lip and Cheek Stain, a multi-purpose product for long lasting cheek and lip color.