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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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Black French tip nails with silver studs
17 Black French Tip Manicures to Bring the Goth Revival Trend to Your Fingertips

Alix Earle
TikTok Can't Get Enough of Alix Earle's Makeup Routine—Here Are All Her Go-To Products

Blue glitter manicure with pop art outline accents and minimalist gold rings
Pop Art Nails Are the Love-It-or-Hate-It Manicure Trend Popping Up for Spring

saie concealer
Saie's Concealer Sold Out Within a Week of Launch—It's Back, Plus 6 New Shades

Negative space manicure with wavy caramel design and white lines
"Hot Chocolate" Nails Are the Perfect Neutral Mani Trending for Winter

hands buffing nails
How to Sanitize Your At-Home Nail Tools, According to Experts

Gigi Hadid wears warm-toned holographic eye makeup and voluminous wavy hair
20 Ways to Wear the Holographic Makeup Trend—From Futuristic Foil to Iridescent Opal

Neutral elongated manicure with abstract hot pink nail design
18 Hot Pink Nail Designs That Bring Barbiecore to Your Fingertips

hailey bieber with a red french tip manicure
17 Red French Tip Manicures Trending for Holiday Parties and Beyond

star donaldson
Editors’ Picks: 11 Products We’re Obsessed With for a Fancy Night Out

Woman with dewy, radiant makeup look and naturally curly hair
How to Apply Makeup to Dry Skin for a Hydrated, Dewy Finish

Actress Ella Balinska wears a burgundy lipstick.
25 Ways to Wear the Burgundy Lipstick Trend

A Warm Toned Contour Shade in a Powder Palette with Some Spilled Off to the Side
How to Choose Your Contour Shade, According to a Makeup Artist

CoverGirl products on two shelves
These Are the Best CoverGirl Products $10 and Under

lilly lashes
Lilly Lashes: Brand Review and 5 of the Best Products, Revealed

barbie ferreira
How to Do Camera-Ready Makeup, According to the Pros

A woman with glossy, peach-y colored lips
How to Use Lip Liner Like a Professional Makeup Artist

Lil Nas X with jeweled fingernails
16 Times Male Celebs Provided Major Nail Inspo

Asian-Owned Beauty Brand Youthforia Makes Skin-First Makeup—And We're All In

Person with pastel purple nails.
24 Pastel Nail Ideas to Show Your Manicurist ASAP

10 TikTok Makeup Products That Are Actually Worth It

Colourpop Super Shock Shadow Results on Celeste Polanco
ColourPop's Super Shock Shadow Creates Bold, Everyday Glamour

Makeup artist wears classic black bat wing eyeliner and red lipstick
How to Wear (and Master) the "Bat Wing" Eyeliner Trend

charlotte tilbury products on pink background
Charlotte Tilbury: The Best Products and Brand Review

woman with smiley face manicure
26 Smiley Face Nail Designs You'll Love Showing Off During Any Season

lily collins
Yes, Eyebrow Transplants Are a Thing—Here's How It's Done

checkered press on nails
15 Valentine's Day Press-on Nails That Make Us Swoon

lunar new year makeup look
Celebrate The Year of The Rabbit With These 10 Stunning Makeup Looks

Best Pink Blushes
The 12 Best Pink Blushes of 2023, Editor Tested & Reviewed

 Best Makeup Tools for Shaky Hands of 2023
The Best Makeup Tools for Those With Limited Hand Mobility of 2023

woman with lash extensions
Everything You Need to Know About Russian Volume Lash Extensions

Tarte Shape Tape Contour
Tarte Sculpt Tape Contour is Going Viral on TikTok—Get It Before It’s Sold Out

jones road makeup
Jones Road Brought Back It's Popular New Year, Same You Set for a Limited Time

Best Bronzer Sticks
The 13 Best Bronzer Sticks of 2023 for an Effortlessly Sculpted Glow

The 24 Best Byrdie Tested and Approved Beauty Products on Sale for Cyber Week

lilac nails with white tips.
21 Baby French Manicures You'll Want to Show Your Nail Artists ASAP

Pink marble manicure with glitter and gold flecks
How to Apply Glitter to Your Nails, According to a Celeb Manicurist

Makeup artist and Byrdie writer Ashley Rebecca before and after applying natural glam makeup
This Natural Glam Makeup Look Will Have You Turning Heads in No Time

Neutral manicure with multicolored half-moon nail design at base
10 Half-Moon Manicures That Take the Trend to the Next Level

model with matte skin and red lips
Matte Makeup Isn’t Dead—Here’s How to Master The Classic Look for Fall

Light pink manicure with gems
There Are 7 Types of Manicures—Learn How to Choose the Right One

Milk bath nails with pink and purple flowers and gold foil accents
Milk Bath Nails Are the Ethereal Manicure of Our Dreams

Double French manicure with two-toned pink tips and matching ring
15 Double French Manicures With the Best Y2K and '90s Vibes

Potrait of BIPOC Woman With Braids and Tiny Sunglasses Wearing Exaggerated Brown Wing Eyeliner made with Eyeshadow
How to Create Bold Eyeliner Looks with Eyeshadow

Close up of a woman's eyes. She is wearing false lashes and eyeliner.
Magnetic Eyeliners Are Everywhere—But Are They Safe?

Close up of a woman's hands with acrylic nails.
Can You Be Allergic to Acrylic Nails? We Investigate

AAPI Portrait featuring Dramatic Winged Eyeliner and Glossy Skin
How to Create a Glossy Makeup Look That Lasts All Day

Up close of a woman's manicured hands on her face.
Yellow Nails After Acrylics: Causes and Treatments

Charlotte Tilbury Foundations
Charlotte Tilbury Foundation Review—Which of the 4 Formulas Is Best for You?

Woman applying red eye makeup
The 7 Best Red Mascaras of 2023 to Try When You Want to Mix Up Your Eye Makeup

Woman with orange nail polish
The 7 Best Orange Glitter Polishes of 2023—This Trend Is Huge for Fall

Photo composite of a woman holding a rubber ring, showing off their multi-colored manicure.
Best Nail Subscription Boxes

Commerce Photo Composite
The 11 Best Brown Mascaras in 2023

silver eye makeup
12 Silver Makeup Looks to Bring the Chromecore Trend to Your Makeup Routine

Jones Road The Bronzer
Jones Road Just Dropped a Silky New Bronzer, and We Tried It

Kosas Glow IV on model
Kosas's New Glowy Skin Enhancer Is Like a Vitamin Drip In a Bottle

Tantouring before and after
I Tried TikTok's "Tantouring" Trend, and It Actually Works

Maddie Zeigler mermaid skin trend
TikTok's "Mermaid Skin" Trend Will Give You a Mythical Glow

Tarte Maracuja Juicy Glow Foundation
Tarte's New Maracuja Juicy Glow Foundation Is Guaranteed to Go TikTok Viral

Lily James Cloud Skin
"Cloud Skin" Is the Freshest Way to Wear Matte Makeup

Woman wearing Makeup By Mario Foundation
Makeup By Mario Finally Dropped a Foundation—And We Tried It

Caliray Sunproof Setting Proof
Caliray’s New Surfproof Setting Spray Is Like the Beach in a Bottle

Hailey Bieber contoured makeup
TikTok Discovered the Secret to Hailey Bieber's Effortless Contour

Khera Alexander before (left) and after (right) applying the Pat McGrath Sublime Concealer.
I'm a Makeup Artist—This Pat McGrath Concealer Is My New Dreamy, Creamy Go-To