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10 CC Creams to Even Skin Tone in a Snap

10 CC Creams to Even Skin Tone in a Snap

  by Valis Vicenty

Last year we were bowled over when BB creams made their way to our shores, but now beauty brands have bumped up the formulas to not only protect, hydrate, and prime skin for makeup (among other skin enhancing properties). It’s all about [...]

Tags: Smashbox, Amore Pacific, bb creams, cc cream, Clinique, even tone, Hydroxatone, juice beauty, Lorac, Olay, peter thomas roth, Pur Minerals, skin, skin tone, supergoop
Skincare Essentials for the Seasonal Shift

Skincare Essentials for the Seasonal Shift

  by Lauren Kaplan

As the seasons start to change – or, rather, continue to confuse us immensely – it’s only right that we think about adjusting our skincare routine. The difference between harsh winter and humid spring can certainly mess with our [...]

Tags: Smashbox, Aromatherapy Associates, bliss, cleanser, Clinique, estee lauder, exfoliator, GlamGlow, Illuminator, Kiehl's, masks, moisturizers, Murad, nars, seasonal skincare, skin, spring skincare, winter skincare, yes to tomatoes
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: Smashbox, Afrobella.com, Cover Girl, L’Oreal, Nuance, Olay, patrice Grell Yursik, primers, urban decay
Find Your Perfect Foundation Match with Findation.com

Find Your Perfect Foundation Match with Findation.com

  by Cara Chronis

Wouldn't it be wonderful if you could take the foundation shade you're wearing now and find it's exact match in other brands? Findation.com must have been reading our mental beauty wish list, because they've invented a free service that [...]

Tags: Smashbox, chanel, dior, findation.com, foundation, guerlain, laura mercier
Smashbox & Curtis Kulig Take it To the Streets for Spring 2013

Smashbox & Curtis Kulig Take it To the Streets for Spring 2013

  by Valis Vicenty

Since Art Basel, artists have collaborated with many of our favorite fashion houses and designers, but Curtis Kulig chose a different route. Kulig partnered with Smashbox for the brand’s Spring 2013 collection, featuring an eye shadow [...]

Tags: Smashbox, art basel, blush, curtis kulig, davis factor, eye shadow palettes, kulig, lipsticks, smashbox x curtis kulig, Spring 2013, street style
Brave Sandy with Glam’s 5 Waterproof Beauty Picks

Brave Sandy with Glam’s 5 Waterproof Beauty Picks

  by Valis Vicenty

1. Tarte Amazonian Clay Matte Waterproof Mineral Bronzer, available at TarteCosmetics.com for $29 2. Smashbox Waterproof Shadow Liner, available at Smashbox.com for $22 3. Dior Diorshow Blackout Waterproof Mascara, available at Dior.com [...]

Tags: Smashbox, bronzer, cheek stain, concealer, dior, eyeliner, Hurricane Sandy, lip stain, lip/cheek stain, Make Up For Ever, mascara, tarte cosmetics, vincent longo, waterproof