makeup

An Augmented Reality Mirror Lets You Test Makeup Without Putting It On

Thanks to this slick augmented reality mirror, if you happen to find yourself in Sephora’s makeup store while visiting Milan, Italy, you’ll have the rare opportunity to try on almost every shade of eyeshadow the company sells, without ever putting any of it on your face.


Woman Completely Transforms Her Face With Makeup

Meet makeup artist Elsa Rhae. Also known as a White Walker. Or Captain Planet. Or the Grinch. Or anybody, really. Rhae can transform her face into pretty much anything in the world because she’s simply incredible at what she does. She uses make up and face paint to bring characters to life in the real world.


I Am The Prettiest Princess

I am the prettiest princess, and you(r child of either gender) can be too. With an endless supply of cyber-makeup afforded by the Barbie™ Digital Makeover Mirror, an iPad and the associated app, your (child’s) dreams of effervescent, MSPaint magnificence can — will come true.


Ashton Kutcher's Steve Jobs Transformation Is Incredible

Whoa. We’ve seen Ashton Kutcher in a scene from early in the upcoming Steve Jobs biopic, and had an early review of the film as well, but this is the first we’ve seen of his makeup for the latter day Jobs. And man, it’s something.


Why Is This Terrified Woman Exfoliating With A Box Cutter?

The life of a product model isn’t easy, particularly when it involves demoing questionable skin care contraptions. Like this so-called sonic cleanser that looks so much like a box cutter that this model appears legitmately scared for her wellbeing.


YSL Is Going To Sell Facebook Eyeshadow

The face is a blank canvas — you can make yourself up to look like Cleopatra or a clown. Now, you can also do up your eyes Facebook-style. Yves Saint Laurent is launching an eyeshadow palette inspired by the social network. Seriously!


A Year's Worth Of Makeup Applied In One Day Is A Dripping Mess

Ladies – and men! – if you want to be truly frightened by what 365 day’s worth of makeup would look like if applied all in one day, look no further. Dutch artists Lenert Engelberts and Sander Plug painted model Hannelore Knuts’ face “to see how much is needed to go from a natural look to an outrageous one”.


Gun Packs All The Makeup A Sexy Assassin Needs And A Viagra Pill

A lot of guys swoon when they see a girl handle a weapon. But bullets and shooting and murder are scary not sexy! Thankfully, these “guns for girls” have ditched the bullets and are just packing makeup.


Sometimes The Answer Is More Simple Than You Think

Did you look at this photo and assume, just like I did, that British-Canadian artist James Birkbeck used Photoshop to style himself as Vincent van Gogh? Often, the best trickery isn’t computer-generated, but achieved with everyday-objects: in this case, make-up.


How To Fool Face Recognition Systems With Make Up

The next time you see someone with a make up style that puts David Bowie to shame, don’t laugh too much. He or she may be cleverly fooling face recognition and detection systems with a crazy or asymmetrical design.