Multicultural Beauty Sitemap - Page 1 2016-09-26

Ancient Japanese Beauty Secret: Nightingale Droppings
Find out why Nightingale Droppings (bird poop, actually) is a centuries old secret to clear and brighter skin.

What Causes Dark Under-Eye Circles?
The top causes for dark under-eye circles are genetics, allergies and nasal congestion. Learn how to tell what's causing your dark circles.

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.

How to Pick the Best Red Lipstick for Your Skin Tone
Love red lipstick? Here are surefire ways to help you choose the best shades and to wear it well!

How to Pick the Best Red Lipstick for Your Skin Tone
Love red lipstick? Here are surefire ways to help you choose the best shades and to wear it well!

How to Pick the Best Red Lipstick for Your Skin Tone
Love red lipstick? Here are surefire ways to help you choose the best shades and to wear it well!

How to Pick the Best Red Lipstick for Your Skin Tone
Love red lipstick? Here are surefire ways to help you choose the best shades and to wear it well!

How to Pick the Best Red Lipstick for Your Skin Tone
Love red lipstick? Here are surefire ways to help you choose the best shades and to wear it well!

How to Pick the Best Red Lipstick for Your Skin Tone
Love red lipstick? Here are surefire ways to help you choose the best shade for you, whether you have dark, olive, or lighter skin.

How to Pick the Best Red Lipstick for Your Skin Tone
Love red lipstick? Here are surefire ways to help you choose the best shades and to wear it well!

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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.

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.

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

Soothe Muscles and Soften Skin with this Mineral Rich Bath Soak
SheaMoisture Argan Oil & Raw Shea Dead Sea Salts Muscle Relief Mineral Soak (formerly Eczema, Psoriasis & Dry Skin Relief Soak) is quite a mouthful to say, but it is also packed with skin-loving ingredients.

An Interview With TV Personality Jeannie Mai
In this exclusive interview, TV personality Jeannie Mai shares her beauty secrets, like how to get a glow without makeup!

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

Fall/Winter Makeup Trends
A look at past fall/winter makeup trends straight from the fashion runways that are still hot today.

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.

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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.

Deep-Cleansing Products to Renew and Rejuvenate Skin
Try these deep-cleansing products to unclog pores, remove dead skin cells to renew, detox and rejuvenate the skin.

Deep-Cleansing Products to Renew and Rejuvenate Skin
Try these deep-cleansing products to unclog pores, remove dead skin cells to renew, detox and rejuvenate the skin.

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

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

Learn How to Wear Vivid Orange Lipstick That Looks Great on You
Can you wear bright neon orange lipstick off the runway? Neons and vivid shades can be tricky to wear well. These tips will help.

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

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

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.

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

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.

Are Eye Creams Really Necessary? The Pros and Cons
If you're using a facial moisturizer, do you really need an eye cream? Or are you just wasting money? There are a lot of pros and cons. Find out more.

5 Black Celebrity Brand Ambassadors
Read about 5 Black celebrity beauty brand ambassadors who have helped to change the face of beauty.

Halle Berry: The Face of Revlon
Celebrity beauty brand ambassador Halle Berry 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.

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.

Eyes
Tips for stunning eyes. Multicultural Beauty.

Do I Need to Use an Eye Shadow Primer?
If you think eye shadow primer is an unnecessary beauty product, here are a few reasons you might want to add primer for your eye makeup look.

Skin of Color
Skin of color 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.

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

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

14 Natural Ingredients That Reduce Wrinkles
14 wrinkle reducers to keep your skin wrinkle free or diminish and reduce existing fine lines and wrinkles.

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.

Cooling Cucumber Cleanser
This mild cleansing toner contains cucumber and chamomile and is suitable even for sensitive skin.

Cucumber Cocoon Foot Mask
Try this Cucumber Cocoon Foot Mask for smooth, sandal-ready feet.

Cucumber Recipes for Dark Spots, Sunburn and Wrinkles
Cucumber recipes for oily skin, dark spots & sunburn.

Cucumber Skin Tonics, Toners and Skin Refreshers
Beauty recipes or cucumber skin tonics, toners and skin refreshers.

Cucumber Recipes for Dark Circles and Tired, Puffy Eyes
Cucumbers are an age-old remedy to treat troubled skin under the eyes.

Cucumber Beauty Recipes
Cucumber beauty recipes for puffy eyes, sunburn, tired feet, oily skin and much more.

Cucumber Bath and Foot Soaks
Relax with a cucumber bath or foot soak.

Top Six Long Wear & Waterproof Makeup Removers
Is your long lasting makeup taking too long to remove? Try one of these 6 long wear and waterproof makeup removers that really work.

Tips for Mature Black Skin
Black skin takes longer to age, but you still need these tips to keep mature black skin looking young and healthy.

How to Minimize and Prevent Keloid Scars
Do you get raised scars? These scars are called keloids. Try these steps to minimize or prevent them.

Baobab Oil for Soft and Youthful Skin
Baobab: Why the oil from the iconic

Microbeads Will Be Banned - How to Toss Old Products
Microbeads are being banned in cosmetics. Why? They could be harming the waterways and marine life--and might even be harming you.

Facial Hair Removal Options for Women of Color
Women of color have special problems with facial hair removal. Here's info on how to safely remove facial hair on Asian, olive and dark skin tones.

Lip Tips
Learn how to make your lips look great.

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.

Plant Your Own Beauty Herb Garden
Garden variety beauty: Tips for planting your own beauty garden for homemade essential oils and beauty treatments.

Leg Shaving Tips To Prevent Ingrown Hairs
Shaving is a fast and inexpensive hair removal method for the legs, but for African American women and other women of color, it can cause problems, such as ingrown hairs. Find out how to prevent them.

10 Products For Sweat-Proof, Waterproof Makeup
10 sweat-proof and waterproof products that help makeup stay put.

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.

Smashbox Photo Finish Lid Primer
Smashbox Photo Finish Lid Primer makes eyeshadow pigment pop without creasing or fading.

Make Up For Ever Waterproof Aqua Cream
Make Up For Ever Aqua Cream is a waterproof and long lasting cream for eyes, cheeks and lips.

Wet N Wild MegaLength Waterproof Mascara
Wet N Wild MegaLength Waterproof Mascara is water-resistant without clumping or flaking.

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

Xtreme Lashes by Jo Mousseli Long Lasting Eye Pencil
GlideLiner Long Lasting Eye Pencil by Xtreme Lashes goes on smooth and stays put.

7 Ancient Beauty Ingredients You Should Use Today
Plants and trees native to Africa and Asia have long been used in natural cosmetics and skin care products. They will soon be as popular as shea and aloe vera are today. (I was right about argan oil!)

Argan Oil - Liquid Gold for Your Skin
The Berber women of Morocco used argan oil for beauty thousands of years ago. Find out why it is called liquid gold.

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.

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

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

Seasonal Makeup
Makeup tips and trends for each season.

How to Use Sunscreen When Wearing Makeup
Dermatologists advise us to reapply sunscreen after two hours. But what if you've already applied your foundation, blush and setting powder? How can you reapply sunscreen without ruining your makeup? Here are some great tips for using sunscreen when wearing makeup.

Try These 4 Steps to Get Chrissy Teigen’s Sun-Kissed Glow
Try these 4 steps to create model Chrissy Teigen's sun-kissed makeup look.

Steps to a Bronzy Glow
Makeup tips: 2 ways to get the bronzy, sun-kissed makeup looks of Jessica Alba and Chrissy Teigen, without getting burned!

Get Jessica Alba’s Bronze Goddess Makeup Look in 5 Easy Steps
To get Jessica Alba's bronze goddess makeup look from the ESPY Awards, follow these five easy steps.

White Liner and Nails
White eye liner and white nails were the featured beauty look at Tibi S/S 2014.

White Lashes, Red Lips
A winged cat eye, white lashes and red lips were featured makeup looks at Arrey Kono S/S 2014.

Arrey Kono: White Lashes
White lashes were seen at the Arrey Kono S/S 2014 show.

Statement Liner
A layer red, white and black liner was the eye makeup look at Ralph Rucci.

White Hot Eyes: How to Use White Shadow and Liner
Using white has become -- dare I say it -- a white hot eye makeup trend. You can use it for more than just highlighter to open up the eyes.

MC Lyte in White
MC Lyte in white eye shadow. Multicultural Beauty.

Subtle White Shadow
Glam up the eyes with just a light touch of white shadow.

White Cat Eye
A bold white smoky eye was seen on the runway at MBFW Istanbul.

Snow White Eyes
Bright-eyed and curious eye makeup at Zero + Maria Cornejo S/S 2014.

Mid-Lid Shadow
A touch of snowy white lids at Zero + Maria Cornejo S/S 2014.

White Hot Eyes
White has become a white hot eye makeup trend. Learn how to use it.

Too Cool White Eyes
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White Liner
White liner on actress Vanessa Hudgens.

White Graphic Liner
A black and white winged eye was a striking makeup look at China Fashion Week.

How to Use White Eye Shadow and Eyeliner
Ways to use white eye shadow and eyeliner.

White Hot Eyes
White has become a white hot eye makeup trend. Learn how to use it.

White Hot Eyes
White has become a white hot eye makeup trend. Learn how to use it.

Eye Brightener
White liner under the lower lash line brightens the eyes.

Shimmer Effect
A little white shimmer in the inside corners, opens up Asian eyes.

Fairy-esque Eyes
Shimmery white shadow at Tibi gave models a

White Hot Eyes
White has become a white hot eye makeup trend. Learn how to use it.

Soft White
Soft white eye shadow is elegant and sophisticated.

Spring & Summer Makeup 2012: A Sneak Peek
A look at spring and summer 2012 makeup trends.

Spring & Summer Makeup 2012: A Sneak Peek
A look at spring and summer 2012 makeup trends.

Spring & Summer Makeup 2012: A Sneak Peek
A look at spring and summer 2012 makeup trends.

Spring & Summer Makeup 2012: A Sneak Peek
A look at spring and summer 2012 makeup trends.

Spring & Summer Makeup 2012: A Sneak Peek
A look at spring and summer 2012 makeup trends.

Spring & Summer Makeup 2012: A Sneak Peek
A look at spring and summer 2012 makeup trends.

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

Spring & Summer Makeup 2012: A Sneak Peek
A look at spring and summer 2012 makeup trends.

Spring & Summer Makeup 2012: A Sneak Peek
A look at spring and summer 2012 makeup trends.

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

Spring & Summer Makeup 2012: A Sneak Peek
A look at spring and summer 2012 makeup trends.

Top Spring and Summer Makeup Trends
A look at top makeup trends and looks to try in the warm weather months ahead, from soft spring pastels to hot summer brights.

Spring & Summer Makeup 2012: A Sneak Peek
A look at spring and summer 2012 makeup trends.

Spring & Summer Makeup 2012: A Sneak Peek
A look at spring and summer 2012 makeup trends.

Spring & Summer Makeup 2012: A Sneak Peek
A look at spring and summer 2012 makeup trends.

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

Kneipp Thermal Spring Bath Salt (Sinus Relief Eucalyptus)
Kneipp Thermal Spring Bath Salt (Sinus Relief Eucalyptus) to ease sinus congestion.

12 Beauty Products to Revive a Tired Allergy-Ravaged Face
If you look beatdown instead of beat (meaning gorgeous) from the ravages of allergies and allergy season, these products can help.

Under Eye Recovery
Dr. LeWinn by Kinerase Under Eye Recovery to drain and decongest eye puffiness and brighten under eye circles.

Kneipp Thermal Spring Bath (Eucalyptus)
Kneipp Thermal Spring Bath (Eucalyptus) to relieve sinuses during allergy season.

Ocean Premium Saline Nasal Spray
Ocean Premium Saline Nasal Spray to relieve a dry nose and nasal passages.

Ocean Gel Nasal Moisturizer
Ocean Gel Nasal Moisturizer to relieve a dry chapped nose from seasonal allergies.

Sukiface Balancing Day Lotion
Sukiface Balancing Day Lotion to relieve skin redness and irritation from seasonal allergies.

Sukiface Concentrated Balancing Toner
Sukiface Concentrated Balancing Toner to sooth allergy-induced redness and irritation.

21 Drops Decongest
21 Drops #15 Decongest to relieve congestion from seasonal allergies.

Wet N Wild MegaLiner Liquid Eye Liner
Wet N Wild MegaLiner Liquid Eye Liner to brighten red eyes from seasonal allergies.

Jane Iredale Highlighter Pencil
Jane Iredale Highlighter Pencil to add brightness to tired eyes from seasonal allergies.

Jane Iredale Circle/Delete Concealer
Jane Iredale Circle/Delete Concealer in #1 yellow to neutralize red tones and blotchiness caused by seasonal allergies.

Talika Eye Decompress
Talika Eye Decompress eye mask. Multicultural Beauty.

Spring Beauty Tips
It's Spring! Spring clean your makeup, get your skin ready for the warm weather.

7 Reasons Why You Should Use a Makeup Primer
Should you use a makeup primer? Find out why makeup artists wear by this product and if a makeup primer is right for you.

8 Top Skin Care Benefits of African Black Soap
African black soap has several skin nourishing ingredients. Find out more about these ingredients and why they are beneficial for healthy looking skin.

Shaving Tips to Prevent Strawberry Legs
Try these shaving tips to get rid of strawberry legs or dark pores on the legs.

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.

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What You Can Really Do to Detox Your Skin
Many detox products and diets are just clever marketing. Can you detox the skin? Find out what really helps the skin and body get rid of toxins.

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

Beauty Advice & Tips for Black Women
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.

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.

Help for Hyperpigmentation, Dark Spots & Other Concerns for Skin of Color
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

Celebrity Beauty
In the past there were few images of us reflected in film, television and media. These famous women of color are changing the face of beauty. From Hollywood to Bollywood, learn celebrity beauty secrets, look through photo galleries and get their red carpet looks.

Nail Files: Care, Tips & Products
Learn how to take care of your nails, learn about the latest nail trends and find the right products and nail polishes for you.

Get The Look
Get the red carpet makeup looks of your favorite celebrities.

Kerry Washington
Photos and makeup looks of Kerry Washington.

Nicki Minaj
View photos of Nicki Minaj's ever-changing makeup looks and more.

Multicultural Beauty Products
What products are good for skin discolorations? Will that new skin cleansing device work on skin of color? What products are best for acne-prone skin? Learn about products that work and products that are made especially for you.

Skin, Beauty & Makeup Tips for Latinas
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.

Asian Skin Care & Beauty Tips
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.

Indian Makeup, Beauty & Skin Care
Find the right makeup to complement olive to dark skin tones, learn about herbal and ayurvedic beauty products and more.

Top 8 Products to Cover Up Hyperpigmentation
8 great products to cover up age spots, dark spots and hyperpigmention.

14 Honey Beauty Recipes
Sweet! Honey is one of the best natural ingredients for skin care. One of these 14 DIY recipes is sure to meet your beauty needs.

Nail Lacquer
Find out how long you should keep nail polish and when is it time to toss it.

Makeup Lifespan Chart
Use this makeup lifespan chart to quickly figure out how long you can keep your makeup products.

Mascara
Find out how long you should keep mascara and when is it time to toss it.

Blush/Bronzer
Find out how long you should keep blush and bronzer and when is it time to toss them.

Multipurpose Makeup
Find out how long you should keep multipurpose makeup products and when is it time to toss them.

Lipstick, Gloss, Lip Liner and Lip Balm
Find out how long you should keep lipstick, lip gloss, lip liners and lip balms and when is it time to toss them.

When Should You Toss Your Makeup?
Mascara a little clumpy? Taupe eye shadow is looking a little gray? Find out how long you can keep your makeup and when you should throw it away.

Eye Shadow
Find out how long you should keep eye shadow and when is it time to toss it.

Concealer
Find out how long you should keep concealer and when is it time to toss it.

Foundation
Find out how long you should keep foundation and when is it time to toss it.

Eyeliner
Find out how long you should keep eyeliner and when it is time to toss it.

Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj creates her own multicolored nail art design on long talon nails.

Cassie Ventura
Cassie Ventura's long white nails at the Givenchy Ready-To-Wear Fall/Winter 2012 show during Paris Fashion Week.

Amber Rose
Amber Rose's reverse French manicure.

Amber Rose
Amber Rose wears glittery pink nails for the launch party for Virgin America.

Eva Pigford
Eva Pigford at the Third Annual Essence Black Woman in Music event.

Rihanna Tattoos & Talons
Rihanna's tattoos and talons. Rihanna sports the infamous Thug Life knuckle tattoo.

Rihanna at the Battleship Premiere
Rihanna's nail style at the premiere of Battleship.

Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj creates her own multicolored nail design.

Rihanna in Black Stretch Limo
Rihanna wears long black talon nails in Red Carpet Black Stretch Limo. Her talon nail look took more than two hours to create.

Rihanna: Influential Nails
Rihanna's nail look at TIME's 100 Most Influential People gala.

Rihanna's $5,000 Gold Manicure
Rihanna's $5,000 gold manicure at the Grammy Awards.

Nail Trends: Talon Nails
Long nails can be lovely and enviable. But are talons for the birds? Take a look at these lengthy celebrity and runway nails and decide.

Antoni & Alison
Models wore talon nails at the Antoni & Alison A/W 2012 show at London Fashion Week.

Rihanna at the Met Gala
Rihanna's black talon nails from the Met Gala.

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Simple Ways to Take Makeup from Day to Evening
Have to go to an evening affair or date, right after work, with no time to go home? Take your makeup from day to evening with these simple tips.

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Metallics: How to Wear Silver and Gold Eye Shadow
Learn how to wear silver and gold eye shadow for the holiday parties and other special occasions.

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Holiday and Special Occasion Makeup
Need makeup ideas for a celebration, special occasion, date, holiday or office party, or for going from work to play? We've got tips and looks to try.

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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.

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.

Find Out How 4 African Black Soap Bars Rate
There are pros and cons of factory-made African black soap bars. Will these four top brands clear, restore and beautify the skin like the raw soap?

How to Get Rid of Dry, Chapped and Discolored Lips
Help for 3 common lip problems - dry and chapped lips, lip discoloration and cold sores.

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.

The Origins and Beauty Uses of African Black Soap
African black soap was used in western Africa for centuries and has as many unique recipes as it has beauty benefits.

How to Prevent and Treat Ingrown Hairs
Women of color with curly and tightly coiled hair are susceptible to ingrown hairs. Here's how to prevent and treat them.

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.

Mineral Makeup: Liquid vs Powder
Mineral Makeup: Liquid Vs Powder. Find out which formula is best for you.

The Right Way to Remove Eye Makeup
How to safely remove eye makeup to avoid irritation, dry eye syndrome and infections.

Do-It-Yourself BB Cream
BB creams are multipurpose beauty balms. But many aren't available for darker skin tones. Solution? Make your own.

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The Best Products for Longer, Fuller Eyelashes
Eyelashes looking a little short and sparse? Take a look at products to add length, volume, lift, strengthen and nourish weak lashes.

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Dandelion
Dandelion is great in teas, salads and the bath!

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

Chamomile
Chamomile can calm and soothe your mind and your skin.

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

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

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

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

Watercress
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.

Natural Ways to Grow Long Lush Eyelashes
If you're looking for natural ways to strengthen and grow your eyelashes, here are tips, plus some interesting facts and trivia.

Petroleum Jelly Beauty Myths & Benefits
Petroleum jelly has been used for years to relieve dry skin conditions. Does it really moisturize the skin or does it clog pores?

Shea Butter Vs Cocoa Butter: Which is Better for 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?

8 Black Beauty History Facts You Probably Didn't Know
Do you know about these 8 black beauty history facts?

Top 12 Black Beauty Products
The top 12 black beauty products and companies (past and present).

Four Pioneering Black Cosmetics Entrepreneurs
Black Cosmetics Pioneers: You may know the name Madam C.J. Walker. Do you know Annie Turnbo Malone, Sarah Spencer Washington and Madame N.A. Franklin? Find out more about them.

Champneys Bubble Heaven
14 Beauty Products to Make You Irresistible: #1 Champneys Bubble Heaven bath elixirs.

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14 Beauty Products to Make You Irresistible: #1 Champneys Bubble Heaven bath elixirs.

I Love Extreme Crazy Volume Mascara
14 Beauty Products to Make You Irresistible: #12 I Love Extreme Crazy Volume Mascara.

Simply Irresistible: Try One of These Products
Try one of these 14 beauty products to make you irresistible.

Kiss Care Love Lip Balm
14 Beauty Products to Make You Irresistible: #13 Kiss Care Love Lip Balm.

Pure Romance Basic Instinct
14 Beauty Products to Make You Irresistible: #7 Pure Romance Basic Instinct.

Gucci Guilty
14 Beauty Products to Make You Irresistible: #8 Guilty by Gucci.

Champneys Bubble Heaven
14 Beauty Products to Make You Irresistible: #1 Champneys Bubble Heaven bath elixirs.

Rosewater Duo
14 Beauty Products to Make You Irresistible: #5 Crabtree & Evelyn Rosewater Duo--Bath & Shower Gel and Body Lotion.

Pure Romance Kiss Refreshing Body Splash
14 Beauty Products to Make You Irresistible: #4 Pure Romance Kiss Refreshing Body Splash.

Champneys Bubble Heaven
14 Beauty Products to Make You Irresistible: #1 Champneys Bubble Heaven bath elixirs.

Rosewater Hand Therapy
14 Beauty Products to Make You Irresistible: #6 Crabtree & Evelyn Rosewater Hand Therapy.

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14 Beauty Products to Make You Irresistible: #1 Champneys Bubble Heaven bath elixirs.

Closer by Halle Berry
14 Beauty Products to Make You Irresistible: #9 Closer by Halle Berry.

Easy Valentine's Day Nail Designs You Can Create
Not enough time (or interest) in creating elaborate Valentine's Day nail designs? Try one of these easy designs and still have nails that look great.

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How to Create Romantic, Kissable Lips
Lip Tips: Make sure your lip color looks great. Find out how to create beautiful, kissable lips for New Year's Eve, Valentine's Day and other romantic occasions.

I Heart My Team
Show how much you love your team with this I Heart My Team nail design.

Halftime Moon Mani
Take time out with this Halftime Moon Manicure.

Super Bowl Designs You Can Wear Anytime
Create one of these nail art designs to show team spirit. Just switch out the colors to celebrate your favorite team.

Super Bowl Sideways French Mani
Get a modern take on the old French manicure with the Super Bowl Sideways French Mani.

Line of Scrimmage Striped Mani
The Line of Scrimmage Striped Manicure is a design you can wear anytime.

Two-Point Conversion Tape Mani
Score points with the Two-Point Conversion Tape Manicure.

Touchdown Two-Tone Mani
Touchdown Two-Tone Mani. This two-tone manicure is on trend and is a great way to support your team.

14 Top Valentine's Day Beauty Products
Burning Desire doubles as a scented candle and fragrant massage oil.

14 Top Valentine's Day Beauty Products
Romantic beauty products to get you in the mood and to look and feel your best for a romantic rendezvous.

14 Top Valentine's Day Beauty Products
Sweep on a soft dusting of golden Body Bling Edible Shimmer Powder for beauty and fun.

14 Top Valentine's Day Beauty Products
Booty Parlor's Dust Up Kissable Body Shimmer adds shimmer to the body in Candy Pink, Cocoa Bronze or Marshmallow Gold.

14 Top Valentine's Day Beauty Products
Skin Honey Kissable Body Topping is a three-in-one romantic treat.

14 Top Valentine's Day Beauty Products
SOS Novelties 3-in-1 Scented Soy Candle scents the room, warms to a massage oil and cools to a emollient body balm.

14 Top Valentine's Day Beauty Products
Booty Parlor's Romantic Rendezvous LoveKit is a trio of double-duty products for play and pampering.

14 Top Valentine's Day Beauty Products
Booty Parlor's Flirty Little Favorites contains three pheromone-infused products to make you irresistible.

14 Top Valentine's Day Beauty Products
Lancome Paris' Tresor Midnight Rose Eau de Parfum is a romantic and seductive floral fragrance that's perfect for Valentine's Day.

14 Top Valentine's Day Beauty Products
Romantic beauty products to get you in the mood and to look and feel your best for a romantic rendezvous.

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Sphatika Skincare's Bulgarian Rose Facial Oil is an all-natural face serum with skin-nourishing oils.

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Use Pure Romance's Lip Lingerie lip primer to keep your lips kissably soft and for color that lasts.

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Pure Romance Kiss and Tell Lip Gloss makes lips kissable and soft.

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Shimmertime Shimmering Body Cream: Accent your eyes, hair, cheeks, shoulders, with shimmering bronze, gold, pink or silver.

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Pure Romance Bed of Roses provides what you need to set the scene for romance.

Nail Art
Want a simple Valentine's Day nail design? Try nail decals, nail art pens or charms.

Water Marble Hearts
With water marbling you can create beautiful designs for Valentine's Day and other occasions.

Sentimental Stamped Hearts
For a professional looking nail design for Valentine's Day try using a nail art stamping plate.

Valentine's Day Nail Designs
Need a nail design for St. Valentine's Day? Try one of these nail designs that are great for Valentine's Day and other romantic occasions.

Lovely Lace
Try a sexy black lace manicure for Valentine's Day.

Bejeweled Tips
Dazzle your sweetheart with bejeweled nails.

2 Hydrating Face Serums
A review of Kate Somerville Quench Hydrating Face Serum, plus a hydrating face serum you can make yourself.

2 Hydrating Face Serums
A review of Kate Somerville Quench Hydrating Face Serum, plus a hydrating face serum you can make yourself.

Homemade Hydrating Face Serum
Homemade Hydrating Face Serum recipe for softer, younger-looking skin.

The Top 10 Acne Mistakes
If you are an acne prone person of color, check this list for 10 things you might be doing wrong.

10 Beauty Resolutions to Keep!
10 important resolutions to keep skin of color beautiful all year.

Tips to Make Summer Makeup Trends Work on You
The hottest summer makeup trends and makeup tips for women of color.

Queen Latifah: Fine Like Wine (Makeup Look)
Get Queen Latifah's makeup look from the People's Choice Awards in 10 simple steps.

3 Common Types of Skin Bumps
Skin cysts are generally harmless. But these little bumps can be annoying when you want smooth, clear skin. Here's what you can do about them.

Skin Bumps: Sebaceous Cysts
It's not a pimple. It can be pea-shaped or grow to the size of a marble or larger. What is a sebaceous cyst and how should you get rid of one?

5 Reasons For Excess Facial Hair & How to Treat It
Many women of color have excess facial hair. Find out why and how to get rid of unwanted hair.

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Foods To Reduce Unwanted Hair Growth
If you have excess body hair, changing your diet might help. Try some of these foods to slow down unwanted hair growth.

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Does Mineral Oil Clog Pores?
Is mineral oil bad for your skin? Or this just another beauty myth?

What is Physical Exfoliation?
Is physical exfoliation safe for skin of color? Tips for using scrubs, microdermabrasion, and other physical exfoliants.

Neutrogena Oil-Free Acne Wash Pink Grapefruit Foaming Scrub
A review of Neutrogena's Oil Free Acne Wash Pink Grapefruit Foaming Scrub. Does it prevent breakouts while gently cleansing the skin?

Rose Water Beauty Benefits and Recipes
Learn about rose water beauty and skin benefits and try these rose water recipes at home.

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

Pumpkin and Papaya Exfoliating Facial Treatments
Pumpkin and papaya contain fruit enzymes that help remove dead skin cells for smoother, brighter and healthier-looking skin.

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

Avocado
If you love eating these tasty Mexican foods, your skin will love them, too. And guess what? No calories! Keep reading for more, plus DIY recipes.

Blue Corn
Blue corn meal gently exfoliates the skin, making it a great ingredient for facial and body scrubs.

Hoja Santa
In Mexican cuisine meat is wrapped in hoja santa leaves for cooking. In Mexican spa treatments, the body is wrapped in the leaves to keep it youthful-looking.

Maybelline Fit Me! Makeup
Reviews of the Maybelline Fit Me! Makeup Collection.

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.

Waxelene
Waxeline is an eco-friendly petroleum jelly alternative.

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.

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.

Top Beauty Tips for the New Year
It's January! Make resolutions, schedule beauty treatments, get ready for the New Year!

What You Need to Know About Eczema and Skin of Color
Eczema is a inflammatory skin condition that causes severe itchiness and unique problems in skin of color, including skin discoloration.

How to Choose the Right Pink Lipstick for Your Skin Tone
How to choose the perfect pink lipstick shade for your skin tone.

Put Away the Tweezers!
Step 1 - Put away the tweezers and let your eyebrows grow.

Fake It!
Step 2 - While you wait for your eyebrows to fill in, fake fullness with brow pencil or powder.

Find Your Best Shape and Shade
Step 3 - Choose the best eyebrow shape and color.

Create a Natural Looking Brow
Step 4 - Make sure you create a natural looking brow.

Set Your Brows
Step 5 - Finish by setting your eyebrows.

How to Make Your Eyebrows Look Thicker
Try these 5 steps to create thicker and fuller looking brows.

Sumita Beauty Maya Contrast Eye Pencil
Sumita Beauty Maya Contrast Eye Pencil.

Jane Iredale Jelly Jar Gel Eyeliner
For holiday eye makeup, try Jane Iredale Jelly Jar Gel Eyeliner in Green, a beautiful shimmery golden olive.

L’Oreal Infallible 24 HR Eye Shadow in Eternal Sunshine
L'Oreal Infallible 24 HR Eye Shadow in Eternal Sunshine.

Sumita Beauty Eye Shadow Pencil
Sumita Beauty Eye Shadow Pencil in Jasmin.

8 Hot Holiday Party Beauty Picks
Eye shadows, eyeliners and lip gloss and more for holiday makeup looks.

Jane Cosmetics Cream Eye Shadow
Jane Cosmetics Cream Eye Shadow in Brilliant Bronze.

Holiday Smoky Eye
Tips for making an elegant holiday smoky eye with Dr. Hauschka makeup.

Make Spirits Bright
Jane Cosmetics Make Spirits Bright Lip Gloss Set.

Holiday Nail Art
Accessorize your nails with gems, rhinestones and other nail art.

Holiday Nails
Need ideas for the holiday nails? Try one of these seven fun and festive nail techniques and designs.

Festive Foil Nails
Glossy red and green isn't just for wrapping holiday gifts. Try Katie Saxton's Festive Foil Nail design.

Artificial Nails
Want longer fingernails for the holidays? Get artificial nails with a festive nail design.

Seasonal Sideways French Manicure
Try Nail Expert Katie Saxton's Seasonal Sideways French manicure for the holidays.

Merry Manicure
Paint your fingernails green and/or red for Christmas.

Festive Nails and Holiday Hues
Need ideas for the holiday nails? Try one of these fun and festive nail techniques and designs.

Caviar Nails
Nail expert Katie Saxton shows you how to create Christmas-inspired caviar nails.

Metallics
Break the gold, silver and bronze nail lacquer for the holiday parties.

Gala Glitter
Use glitter nail polish for the holiday parties, plus a mess-free way to take it off!

Nail Appliqués
No time for fancy holiday nail designs? Try stick-on nail appliqus.

Custom Nail Solutions Review
A review of Custom Nail Solutions custom-fit artificial nails system.

Impression Kit
Custom nails begin with the Impression Kit.

First Impressions
Custom Nail Solutions Review: Start making the nail impressions.

Make A Great Impression
Custom Nail Solutions Review: First step, making a great impression.

Guide Review of Custom Nail Solutions
Guide Review of Custom Nail Solutions.

Final Word
Custom Nail Solutions Review: the final verdict on Custom Nail Solutions.

Ombre French Nails - Apply Top Coat
How to create Ombre French Nails. Finish with Top Coat.

Estelle Nails Closeup
A closeup look at singer Estelle's ombre nails.

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Rihanna's look talon/ombre nails.

How to Create Ombre Nails
What are ombre nails? Learn how to create them with these two step-by-step tutorials.

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Christina Milian's ombre nails. Multicultural Beauty.

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Close up of Christina Milian's ombre nails.

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Estelle's elaborate ombre nails.

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A closeup of singer Kelly Rowland's ombre nail look.

Step One
Creating ombre nails. Step one: Prepare nails.

Step Two
How to create ombre nails. Step Two: apply the first coat.

Step 3: Sponge on After Party Playful
How to create ombre nails. Step 3: Sponge on After Party Playful nail polish.

Step 4: Repeat for Intense Color.
How to create ombre nails. Step 4: Repeat application for intense color.

Step 5: Paint on Paparazzied.
How to create ombre nails. Step 5: Paint on Paparazzied at an angle.

Step 6: Finish With Glitterazzi and Brilliance Top Coat
How to create ombre nails. Step 6: Apply a coat of Glitterazzi and finish with Brilliance Top Coat.

Ombre French Nails
How to create Ombre French Nails. Step 1: Apply Your First Color

Ombre French Nails - Apply Second Color
How to create Ombre French Nails. Step 2: Apply second color.

Gel Lab: Get a Safe Gel Manicure Look
The Deborah Lippmann Gel Lab kit gives you the look of gel nails without the UV lamps or the tedious wrap and soak removal.

Ho Ho Ho Holiday Nails
For Christmas-themed nails: Elegant Touch's House of Ho Ho Ho nail sets.