Create the next Illamasqua Nail Varnish Shade!

Ever wanted to create your very own makeup shade? Here’s your chance! British makeup brand Illamasqua is now looking for the next hot Nail Varnish color, and starting tomorrow, February 21, 2010, it could be created by you!

All you need to do is submit a description of your dream color and what inspired it, along with an image or photograph, and you could have your shade created by Illamasqua. The winning shade will be sold as an exclusive on Illamasqua.com, and through UK-based Selfridges department stores and Selfridges.com, beginning in October of 2010 (although, you’ll get your hand on it before anyone else!) Read on for more info!

Stila One Step Makeup Review and Swatches

Stila‘s latest One Step Makeup promises to roll primer, foundation, concealer and powder all into one product to deliver weightless, high definition, long wearing skin perfection for all skin types. Let’s find out if it really delivers!

New York Fashion Week Backstage Beauty: Thuy Fall 2010

I have always loved Make Up For Ever Alliance team member Lottie for her creative work and at Thuy A/W 2010, she created a fresh, easy-to-dupe look with pale gold eyes and stained red lips to complement the vibrant jewel tones of the collection.

Hourglass Cosmetics Prodigy Hydrating Lip Gloss Review

If you can’t live without lipgloss but your makeup bag is already overspilling with products, check out Hourglass Cosmetics Prodigy Hydrating Lip Gloss!

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Runway Beauty: Oscar de la Renta Fall 2010

Looks like the 80s makeup craze is not quite over for designer Oscar de la Renta. At the A/W 2010 show, Revlon Global Artistic Director Gucci Westman created a really done, “80s cosmetics ad” look with browns and golds smoked out on the eye, a shiny lip with translucent skin.