A Close-Up Look At Eyelash Extensions

Bella Breakdown Eyelash extensions are not a new makeup-craze, nor are they unheard of. But, the fact of the matter is, they are more prevalent than ever. So, what are eyelash extensions? There are multiple types of extensions, but the most natural and careful technicians recommend one-to-one application, where a single false lash is adhered on every single natural lash. A full set ranges from 150 to 200 lashes per eye, Tirzah Shirai, founder of Blinkbar tells Refinery29. The prices for these bad boys range from cheap, to your entire paycheck. Blinkbar charges $120 for a full set, and...

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What The Shape Of Your Eyes Means For Your Makeup Routine

What’s Your Eye Shape? It’s always good to shake up your beauty routine and learn some new things. Refinery29 is here to show us how we can add more shape to our eyes with these makeup tutorials. Maybe you really just want to watch makeup artists turn women into famous movie characters, which Refinery29 also gives us in these videos, but we also get some great tips about what our eye shape means for our makeup routine! Did you know your eye shape has a lot to do with how you should be doing your eye makeup? Maybe you...

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20 Celebrities Who Ditched Makeup In 2017

Bella Breakdown Celebrities on the red carpet are the picture of glamour and beauty, but in 2017 a whole host of A listers decided to drop the make up and go au natural. From Zendaya, to Alicia Keys, Cindy Crawford and other top celebs, we’ve seen no makeup selfies, fresh faced red carpet appearances and natural face photo shoots. 2017 turned out to be the year of celebs going make up free and showing off their natural beauty, and we are loving it! Most celebrities are only recognizable by their multiple layers of makeup, false eyelashes and hair extensions....

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Chantel Jeffries Walks Us Through Her Night Time Skin Care Routine

A Model’s Nightly Skin Care Routine Go to bed with model Chantel Jeffries to learn about her nighttime skin care routine. After tying her hair back away from her face, Chantel uses Clinique’s Take Off the Day cleansing wipes to get a majority of the makeup off before she starts cleansing her face. Next, she uses Clinique’s Take Off the Day Cleansing Balm, which you put on your dry skin to dissolve the rest of the makeup. The Balm is especially good for helping to get the remaining eye makeup, false lashes and eyelash glue off. Next, Chantel purifies...

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How That Lovely Shade Gets Its Pop

How Lipstick Is Made We all have that perfect shade of lipstick that pulls our entire look together. That perfect pop for your perfect pout! Refinery29 shows us just how lipstick is made, and we are pretty excited about it. Imagine all of the wonderful shades of lipstick you can find out there. Well, there are plenty of different pigment powders that are used and blended to find that perfect shade. There is a secret blend of solvents that is then added to the powder. The rest of the process is pretty simple…the lipstick is then molded in an...

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