Posts tagged Makeup
The History Of Red Lipstick, From Ancient Egypt To Taylor Swift & Everything In Between

The history of red lipstick is a winding tale of power, death, rebellion, and bawdiness. Some smeared it on despite the stigma, while others literally poisoned themselves with toxic lipstick formulas in order to look beautiful. Powerful women used it to assert their space, and others used it to build courage and flirt with the idea of coming out of their boxes.

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Victoria Beckham’s Makeup Collection Looks Like a Sellout

The Victoria Beckham Estée Lauder collection is already generating strong sales. Beckham’s e-commerce site that services the U.K., Europe, Hong Kong and Singapore was sold out by 9 a.m., Lauder reported an uptick in e-commerce sales from the line and hundreds of consumers and fans came to the specialty retailer to meet Beckham and buy into her brand of beauty. Read more at WWD.

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A Full Analysis of 10 Different Matte Liquid Lipsticks at All Price Points

“Liquid lipsticks, despite their appearance, are usually not glossy. They apply as a liquid because they contain more oils and polymers (and less wax) than a traditional bullet lipstick, then they dry down to an opaque, almost chalky, matte finish. It’s hard to pin down exactly when this formula became popular, but NYX’s OG Soft Matte Lip Cremes have been around since 2010 and are still a customer favorite.” Read more at

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