Makeup

29 Creative, Inexpensive Stocking Stuffers

Find something for everyone on your list with fun and inexpensive ideas from our holiday gift guide.

4 New Ways to Get Glowing Skin

If getting a well-rested glow naturally (the good ol’ eight-hours trick) isn’t cutting it, give one of these new facial treatments a try to fake a radiant complexion.

The Ultimate Gift for Any 90s Kid

This would make a great stocking stuffer this year. 

The Right Way to Apply Your Beauty Products

Whether you’re a two-product minimalist or a 10-product maximalist, the order in which you apply things makes a difference. Here’s the scoop.

How to Get Rid of Chapped Lips

Dry, flaky lips are the worst. Below, a few beauty editor-approved tricks that really work for chapped lips.

The Best Concealers

From masking a blemish to faking a full night's sleep, these winners (of 50 tested) do the best behind-the-scenes work.

How to Do an Ombré Lip

You’ve probably heard of ombré haircolor (darker roots with lighter ends), but now the gradation color trend is moving to the mouth. Here, why you should try it (hint: it has a plumping effect), plus how to get it right.

3 Quick Fixes for Thin Lips

Maybe you weren't born with an Angelina pout. Or maybe your lips have deflated over time. (Alas, they lose volume with age.) Charlotte Tilbury, an international celebrity makeup artist in London, offers her three steps for achieving full results.

How to Apply False Eyelashes

Before you head for the hills, know that applying fake eyelashes is way easier than you think (swear). Follow these pro steps, and with a little practice, you’ll be able to brighten your eyes in no time—and add some drama to your look for a night out.

How to Create Daytime Smokey Eyes

Natural enough for day (and great for the office or brunch), this eye makeup looks polished and is surprisingly easy to pull off—you only need one eyeshadow!