The Best Contour Products 2022 for a Sculpted Complexion, According to Makeup Artists

Thanks to celebrities like Kim Kardashian, we’ve learned that contouring can alter your face, just by some shading. With the right contouring products, you can instantly help your face appear to be more three-dimensional, as New York City-based makeup artist Benjamin Puckey tells Allure.  But what actually is contouring? According to Los Angeles-based makeup artist … Read more

Lady Gaga Explains Why She Relaunched Haus Beauty — Read Interview

Then there is the Optic Intensity Eco Eyeliner, a plastic-free product that’s made with argan oil and vitamin E. There are 18 colors that range from staples like black and brown to standouts like a very buildable chartreuse green and matte mauve.  Gaga’s given us not one, but two lip products: Le Monster, 13 shimmer … Read more

27 Best Eyeshadow Palettes of 2022 for Stunning Makeup Looks All Year Round

When it comes to highly coveted makeup drops, nothing tugs at the heartstrings of beauty lovers quite like the best eye shadow palettes on the market. Aesthetically, they’re a feast for the eyes, but one could even go so far as to call them pragmatic. (Don’t @ me — some are very travel-friendly and take … Read more

The HipDot Girl Scouts 2022 Collection Has Officially Been Revealed, and It Looks Good Enough to Eat

HipDot is known for serving us some pretty unique collabs — I mean, who could ever forget the iconic My Chemical Romance collection that set our emo hearts ablaze? This time, the brand is teaming up with another group you may be familiar with: the Girls Scouts of America. That’s right, now you can grab … Read more

4 Innovative Beauty Products From Our Readers’ Choice Breakthrough Awards 2022

Dry shampoos make your hair look cleaner — but feel cleaner? Not so much. Even if you try brushing them out, the ingredients that soak up oil tend to cling to your roots, leaving them feeling gunky or looking white. “I’ve formulated dry shampoo and I only like the feeling of freshly washed hair,” says … Read more

13 Makeup Winners of the 2022 Readers’ Choice Awards

We asked, you answered, we awarded. Now, check out the rest of our 2022 Readers’ Choice Award winners. It’s been a tough two years for our beloved beauty products, which spent most of the pandemic atop our vanities totally neglected due to the reality of masks and lockdowns. But as the world continues to open … Read more

Tarte’s Custom Kit Sale 2021: $200 Worth of Makeup for $63 — Shop Now

In case you need additional motivation, fan favorites like the 50-shade Face Tape Foundation, as well as Allure Best of Beauty and Readers’ Choice Award winners, Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Blush and Lights, Camera, Lashes 4-in-1 Mascara, are included as kit options. As for other highlights, we can’t overlook one of our favorite Best of Beauty … Read more

MAC’s “Stranger Things” Makeup Collection Is Here — See Everything in the Line, Photos

Stranger Things fans, listen up. Ahead of the release of its fourth and final season, the beloved Netflix show has teamed up with MAC to create a makeup collection quite literally like nothing you’ve ever seen — even the television series itself. Combining the makeup from the show’s 1980s setting with otherworldly alien flavors, this collection … Read more

Simone Biles’s Frosty Eye Shadow. That’s the Headline. — See Photos

Simone Biles is an absolute trendsetter, and her latest makeup look is one that we’ve been seeing on what seems like everyone recently. Well, if Hailey Bieber, Doja Cat, and the characters on Euphoria were everyone. If Biles is wearing frosty eye shadow, you know that she’s going to put her own twist on it; … Read more

29 Clean Makeup Brands 2022 That Meet Allure Editors’ Green Beauty Standards

As many of us become more conscious of what we’re putting in our bodies, we’re also turning to clean makeup brands as we’re becoming more aware of what we’re putting on our bodies. While the performance of these cosmetics used to pale in comparison to products from our favorite makeup counters, there are many 100-percent … Read more