Halloween is quickly approaching and if you’re scrambling for a costume idea consider a DIY option that’s frighteningly fabulous – and perfect in a pinch! Whether glamming it up for an evening bash or joining the family for trick or treating, we’ve rounded up costume ideas that are affordable and oftentimes hiding in your beauty bag or closet. Check out the below and enjoy a spook-tacular Halloween this year with a DIY costume!
Sustainable shopping is a hot topic and environmentally-minded fashionistas can find beauty and personal care products that lean towards green. Eco-friendlier beauty routines can potentially be more cost-effective and are a step in the right direction for the planet. By reducing, reusing, and recycling at the vanity you can make beauty decisions that are better for the environment and your skin. We’ve rounded up 5 of our favorite ways to feel amazing while reducing your carbon footprint – check out our top picks below and embark on a greener beauty routine!
Eyes are often referred to as windows to the soul and are the subject of countless poems and love stories. For makeup lovers, they’re also the focus of great artistry. However, applying eye shadow can be intimidating. Wide varieties of hues, shades, and shadows line store walls, and during springtime retailers are bringing in even more rows of new colors. Whether trying out the newest trends or using those old shades from the bottom of your makeup drawer, there are simple tips and tricks that can highlight any eye. Check out these eye shadow hacks that can work for both dramatic and natural looks.
When it comes to skin care products and cosmetics, letting go can be tough. Finding quality merchandise that works well with your skin type is often a challenge, not to mention an investment. However, if those beloved cosmetics and skin care products are expired, they can be detrimental to delicate skin. The signs for aging products are likely familiar, and fairly easy to spot. Coagulation in lip-gloss or foundation, strong odors, and separation all indicate that it’s time to bid adieu to old cosmetics.