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Ask a Makeup Artist

Makeup lovers, you've come to the right place. Here you'll find the hottest makeup trends from the runways (and Instagram), breakdowns of red carpet looks begging to be your Friday night makeup inspo, plus makeup tips and tricks from the world's biggest makeup artists.
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Makeup For Mature Skin: A Step-by-Step Tutorial From a Red Carpet Pro

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This Natural Glam Makeup Look Will Have You Turning Heads in No Time

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How to Get Makeup Out of Clothes, Straight From an Expert

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12 Unknown Eyeliner Secrets Every Lazy Person Should Know

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10 Minutes to Perfect Makeup in Just 10 Steps

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The 15 Foundations Celebrity Makeup Artists Use on All Their Clients

Doing Your Own Wedding-Day Makeup? You Need to Read This

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#BeautyHack: How to Keep Your Eyeliner in Place All Day Long

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10 Tips to Look Your Best on FaceTime or Zoom
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Never Store Your Makeup Brushes Like This

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10 Best Makeup Tips For Almond-Shaped Eyes

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What NOT to Do When Getting Your Makeup Done

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Sir John on the Best Eye Makeup Tips for Monolids and Double Eyelids

10 TikTok Makeup Products That Are Actually Worth It

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Your Step-by-Step Guide to an Everyday Neutral Makeup Look

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Here's Exactly How to Make Your Makeup Sweatproof

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Silicone Makeup Sponges Are Trending—Here's How to Use Them

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Sam Visser on Beginner-Friendly Makeup Tricks and Spring Beauty Trends

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How to Remove Lipstick Stains from Fabric and Carpeting

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Manny Gutierrez on the State of Diversity in Beauty and How Drag Culture Shaped His Line

How to Sanitize Your Makeup: The Complete Guide

These Are the Best NYX Professional Makeup Products You Can Buy

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The Best Bathroom Lighting for Makeup Application

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How to Nail the No-Makeup Makeup Look

The Drugstore Products Real Celeb Makeup Artists Use on Their Clients

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Here's Exactly How to Clean Your Makeup Brushes

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Consider This Your Ultimate Guide to Applying Liquid Foundation

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The Insider's Guide to Getting Free Stuff From Sephora

15 Holy-Grail Products Celebrity Makeup Artists Use on Themselves

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We Found the Best Eyeliners to Make Every Eye Color Pop

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13 Cult Products Makeup Artists Can't Live Without

We Asked Sephora's 3 New Beauty Directors What They'd Buy for $200

Makeup Artists Say This Is the Order You Should Be Applying Your Makeup

7 Fascinating Secrets We Learned From a Television Makeup Artist

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Remembering Iconic Actress Farrah Fawcett in Pictures

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Can You Donate Barely-Used Beauty Products?

Ask a Makeup Artist: How Do I Fix Broken Makeup?

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Which Cosmetology Program Should I Go To?

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Here's How to Use Green Concealer to Cover up Chronic Redness

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Want to Become a Makeup Artist? 4 Industry Leaders Spill Their Secrets

I Took a Master Class With Kim K.'s Makeup Artist—Here's Everything I Learned

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The 21 Most Influential Celebrity Makeup Artists on Instagram

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How to Make Foundation Look Natural Every Time, According to Top Makeup Artists

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5 Awesome Makeup Tips From Jessica Alba's Makeup Artist

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How to Cover Your Under-Eye Circles, According to a Legendary Makeup Artist

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Celebrity Makeup Artists Share Makeup Tips for Dark Skin Tones

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MUAs Reveal the Secret to Perfecting Your Liquid Eyeliner Technique

Chandler Kinney
A Celebrity Makeup Artist Told Me to Stop Using This Beauty Product

Just Five Things: Olivia Culpo's Makeup Artist Shares Her Must-Have Products

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The 13 Best Eyelash Glues for a Lasting Hold

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Inside Lifestyle Blogger Lisa Cahue's Everyday Makeup Routine

How to Conceal, Correct, and Contour Using This One Product
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MUA Tobi Henney Just Told Us What Really Goes Into Met Gala Beauty Prep

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Trade Secrets Revealed: How Celebrity MUA Achieves Ever-Elusive Skin-Like Glow

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Makeup Artist Confessions: 4 Steps to Luminous Skin

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10 Beauty Tips From a Makeup Artist Who Works With Women Over 40