Tag: Makeup

You Should Never Sleep With Makeup On: This Woman Almost Lost Her Eyesight

A 50-year-old woman from Australia almost lost her eyesight due to fragments of mascara that built up beneath her eyelid. She is now looking to raise awareness on the dangers of sleeping with makeup on.

Healthy Living/Wellness June 2, 2018

NASA Engineers Created Space Makeup Kit For Women Astronauts

When women joined NASA in the 1970s, engineers wrongly assumed that they would want to use cosmetics in space. They invented a specialized makeup kit for female astronauts.

Space January 19, 2018

Several Claire’s Makeup Products Pulled After Testing Positive For Asbestos

A concerned parent sent a makeup kit she gave to her child for testing, and the results said it contained asbestos. She tested 17 more from the same brand, and was devastated to find out that they all contained asbestos.

Public Health December 29, 2017

Sephora Lawsuit: Woman Claims Lipstick Tester Gave Her Herpes

Can you get infected with viruses when you try on lipstick and makeup samples? A woman sues Sephora claiming she contracted herpes from a lipstick sample at one of their stores.

Public Health October 31, 2017

ModiFace Live App Now Allows Users To Try On Makeup Seen In Photos With New 3D Live-Scan Tech

Try on makeup looks seen in photos of a magazine or in real life with the new 3D Live-Scan tech from ModiFace.

Apps/Software August 9, 2016

Be Pretty As A Pikachu With These Pokémon Cosmetics

Now that 'Pokémon GO' has taken the world by storm, everyone can look as pretty as a Pikachu by donning nail polish, blush and eyeshadow from Japan's new Pokémon cosmetic line.

Geek July 20, 2016

The Wonder Woman Beauty Collection Arrives At Walgreens

Walgreens released the Wonder Woman Beauty Collection, which features lipstick, eyeshadow, nail polish and other beauty items for any would-be Amazonian princess. The collection is available now in stores and online.

Geek May 5, 2016

Best Apps For Virtual Makeover: ModiFace, L'Oreal Makeup Genius, Hair Color Booth And More

Virtual makeover is the new trend. For those looking for fantastic makeover apps, here are some of our top picks that allow users to test out different makeup and hairstyles.

Apps/Software January 20, 2016

Daily Makeup Ritual May Promote Self-Confidence, Ramp Up Women's Love Life: Study

The 'Revlon Love Study' shows that a daily makeup routine boosts women's self-confidence and eventually ramps up their love life. The study was helpful in empowering women not only to improve themselves but also their romantic lives with a simple change in mindset.

Life December 17, 2015

Makeup Artist Transforms Herself Into Trevor From 'Grand Theft Auto V'

An extremely talented makeup artist posted a video to YouTube where she carefully applies makeup to achieve an effect that makes her look like Trevor from 'Grand Theft Auto V.'

Movies/TV Shows December 9, 2015

Chemicals Used In Cosmetics, Other Personal-Care Products May Cause Cancer: Parabens Dangerous Even At Low Levels

Researchers found that parabens may pose more cancer risks even at low levels. The findings of the study now implies that cosmetics and other personal care products may be more cancerous than previously thought.

Life October 28, 2015

China-made Halloween Makeup May Contain Lead, Other Toxic Chemicals: Schumer

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer warned parents against buying Halloween makeup made in China. The senator said that seeing cosmetic products on shelves does not necessarily mean these are safe.

Life October 18, 2015

Applying Makeup While Commuting Could Lead To Serious Eye Damage

Health experts advised women-on-the-go to avoid doing their makeup during commute. Sudden movements can lead to eye strain and cornea damage.

Life September 23, 2015

Out-Of-Date Makeup May Contain Deadly Bacteria

Hanging on to your makeup? It may be time to let go, as researchers discover out-of-date cosmetics can harbor deadly bacteria, one of which can cause meningitis.

Life August 29, 2015

Bone-Chilling Masks, Fake Blood And More: Makeup Will Make You Scream With Delight

Behind the scenes at Comic-Con and other films, intricate masks and custom artistry are labors of love for makeup artists.

Feature July 10, 2015

RIP Bonne Bell, The Company Responsible For Your Lip Smacker-Flavored Childhood

Sad news for all you Millennial ladies out there. The Bonne Bell Co., the maker of the beloved Lip Smacker lip balm, just announced it's closing.

Internet Culture January 31, 2015

Harvard graduate's 3D printer Mink may put cosmetic giants out of business: Here's why

A Harvard graduate and inventor has lately showcased her latest invention, which is a 3D printer of cosmetics, at TechCrunch Disrupt. She plans on releasing this printer sometime this year for about $300.

Gadgets May 9, 2014

Forget Sephora! Now you can print gorgeous makeup with Mink, a 3D makeup printer

Lies are cheap and makeup is expensive. That's why Harvard student Grace Choi decided to create Mink, a 3D printer that prints any kind of makeup in any shade. Choi says Mink will soon be available for around $300.

Gadgets May 8, 2014

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