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Buying Indie Makeup Brands Helps Innovation Soar

Buying Indie Makeup Brands Helps Innovation Soar

TweetIndie makeup brands are changing the way we formulate, use, and love the beauty industry. Remember those rainbow highlighters that went viral a few months ago, allowing women everywhere to become the dazzling unicorns they had always dreamed of? Well, that trend (as you may recall) was pioneered by Bitter Lace Beauty, an Etsy shop created by a woman named Jenna. She started her brand thanks t... »

I Stopped Wearing Eye Makeup For Two Weeks and Was Treated So Differently

I Stopped Wearing Eye Makeup For Two Weeks and Was Treated So Differently

TweetThis is what happened when I stopped wearing eye makeup for two weeks. Life got different. I experimented with my first cat eye in fifth grade. The thin, black line corrected my downturned shape and widened my naturally narrow set eyes. I didn’t know that at the time, obviously, because I was twelve and barely understood basic principles of geometry. I knew enough to see the difference ... »