Cat meets me at a coffee shop in New York City's East Village last night looking like a punk rock Tinker Bell. She's wearing a black lace leotard, a stretchy self-made miniskirt and tiny white ballet flats -- the ones I tried to talk her out of months ago.

Jul 3, 2012 at 4:00pm | 934 comments

I have many fond memories of testing out pastel-colored cream eyeshadow and ungodly amounts of body spray.
Here's a quick cosmetic conundrum for ya!

Nov 15, 2012 at 12:00pm | 277 comments

beauty cheapies
I freaking hate it when I drop a hard-earned twenty-plus bucks on a new product, only to discover its promises were empty, that's why I stick to cheapy beauty products first.
It's easy for colored eye makeup to go the route of "fourteen-year-old who was dropped off at the mall by her mom and went to Sephora for a long enough period of time that it was definitely considered loitering."
false eyelashes
One of the things I love most about Halloween is that it’s the perfect excuse to experiment with all of the beauty looks that you’re too apprehensive to try during the year.
dita von teese
Although it does appear that I have a high maitenence-looking beauty style, over the past 15 years, I've managed to figure out ways to get ready quickly when I need to.
Pro Tip: It’s always good to be flippant and careless when jamming a sharp wand insanely close to your eyes.
Uh, all that said, someone at Sephora usually has to do the lashes and everything for me. Is that pathetic?
I took the time to apply Etude House's Play 101 pencils before heading to the hospital, and I regret nothing.
Three of my current favorite black liners that will help you easily create a look melding moodiness and style.
hair color
I know we’re all trying to serve our best beach babe look all summer long, but I'm in the mood for something a little riskier.
drugstore beauty
Get Brigitte Bardot eyes for less than the price of a latte.
xojane uk
I think for many people blue eyeliner has Princess Diana connotations, to which I say: why is that a bad thing?
Today I want to talk to you about a product that I can’t take my eyes off of and that just so happens to work really well.
pink eye shadow
If you want your own signature lip color, make it yourself by playing around with your makeup.

Nov 15, 2013 at 1:00pm | 18 comments

beauty icons
And can I please get some credit for writing this without once using Khoo’s name in a "hilarious" pun, unlike the rest of the British media? (Khoo-La La! was my personal favourite -- ha ha HAAA!!!)
Read on for the essential products, tip and tricks you need to look amazing even in blazing heat! With some weirdo all up in your face staring at your pores! I mean, that's a worst case scenario, but still.