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Why I Love a Lip Pencil

Why I Love a Lip Pencil

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

LIPSTICK IS GREAT. Lip gloss is awesome. Lip liners are essential. But at this stage of my life, I’m obsessed with big, fat lip pencils. I love a pencil that glides on like a lipstick, but allows more of that lip liner definition. It’s [...]

Tags: Cover Girl, Afrobella.com, Black up, Clinque, Lip Pencils, lipstick, Milani, nars, NYX, patrice Grell Yursik
Get the Look: Springtime Date Night

Get the Look: Springtime Date Night

  by Valis Vicenty

Spring is around the corner—and love is in the air! Lip color goes back centuries and was used as a way to attract a suitor, and though courtship styles have changed over the years, one thing’s still certain: A perfectly painted pout [...]

Tags: Cover Girl, date night, get the look
Make Your Way to Smooth and Shining Lips

Make Your Way to Smooth and Shining Lips

  by Katherine Fotinos

Scrub Chapped lips are not the most desirable canvas for applying lipstick or shine. Get rid of dry, flaky skin with a good scrub using brown sugar or a store-bought version. Prime Applying lip primer acts as a foundation for your lip [...]

Tags: Cover Girl, lip gloss, lipstick
Primers Are Essential – Five of Our Favorites

Primers Are Essential – Five of Our Favorites

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

LOOKING BACK ON PHOTOS OF MY TEENAGE SELF, its all so obvious. My eyeshadow was smeared. My efforts at flawless foundation were undermined by sweat. By the end of a fun day out, my makeup would be all gone. I needed primer! Why didn’t [...]

Tags: Cover Girl, Afrobella.com, L’Oreal, Nuance, Olay, patrice Grell Yursik, primers, Smashbox, urban decay
Self Chooses the Best for the Healthy Beauty Awards

Self Chooses the Best for the Healthy Beauty Awards

  by Valis Vicenty

We’re always on the hunt for the best new products, and we get help from what our readers gushing over. Self joined its readers in the cosmetics conversation with the magazine’s 2012 Healthy Beauty Awards. We got a chance to attend the [...]

Tags: Cover Girl, bethenny frankel, bite beauty, cetaphil, dr. teal's, healthy beauty awards, nyx cosmetics, OPI, pantene, Sally hansen, self, StriVectin, yes to tomatoes
I'm Taking The Cover Girl LipPerfection Challenge!

I'm Taking The Cover Girl LipPerfection Challenge!

  by India-Jewel Jackson

It's the most wonderful time of the year yet again. Not Christmas—Fashion Week! Over the next 14 days, I'll be ripping and running all around NYC and London reporting on the hottest, coolest, and quirkiest hair and makeup trends for the [...]

Tags: Cover Girl, Challenge!, CoverGirl, Lip Perfection, LipPerfection