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Aces of Trades: The art of makeup – The Newark Advocate

Posted: Monday, May 22, 2017

Buy Photo Katie McCarty, a soon-to-be May 28th graduate of Newark Catholic High School, is 18 years old and already a growing entrepreneur with the Texas-based cosmetics giant, Mary Kay Inc.(Photo: Jessica Phelps/The Advocate)Buy Photo NEWARK – Katie McCarty, a soon-to-be May 28th graduate of Newark Catholic High School, is 18 years old and already a growing entrepreneur with the Texas-based cosmetics giant, Mary Kay Inc. “I started to become…

Why a Modern Cosmetics Company Is Mining Armenia’s Ancient Manuscripts – Smithsonian

Posted: Monday, May 22, 2017

There is something remarkable about the communities that line the former Silk Road. Bound together by a shared natural environment, there is a reservoir of knowledge here, safeguarded and passed down from one generation to the next. In some parts of the world, you can live and die without knowing what’s growing in your backyard. But in Armenia, there are just some things about the land and the seemingly infinite resources…

How 16 Hijabi Women Use Makeup To Express Themselves – Bustle

Posted: Monday, May 22, 2017

For the month of May, Bustle is presenting our Beauty IRL package, which is a tribute to our readers’ love of beauty and the way they use makeup and skin care to express themselves, to embrace their identities, and to self-soothe. Check out more of those stories here. In the current political climate, Muslim people are subject to all kinds of misconceptions — about what they believe, who they are,…

Makeup artist’s mermaid makeup goes viral on Twitter – Daily Mail

Posted: Monday, May 22, 2017

Mermaids might not be real but this woman’s makeup looks incredibly life-like  Channing Carlisle, 23, from the US, created the very gory look on her leg After posting it on Twitter, it has gone viral and been liked over 195,000 times   By Esra Gurkan For Mailonline Published: 10:32 EDT, 22 May 2017 | Updated: 10:41 EDT, 22 May 2017 e-mail 3 View comments Mermaids might be mythical but this…

Black girls at Mass. school win freedom to wear hair braid extensions – Washington Post

Posted: Monday, May 22, 2017

Mya and Deanna Cook at Fenway Park in Boston. (Courtesy of the Cook family) After stern admonishments from the Massachusetts attorney general’s office, the Boston-area charter school that punished black girls for wearing braided hair extensions decided Sunday to suspend its controversial dress code policies that parents and activists say unfairly target children of color. The Mystic Valley Regional Charter School first came under fire earlier this month for its hair —…

Trustees of Malden school suspend controversial hair policy – The Boston Globe

Posted: Monday, May 22, 2017

MALDEN — The board of trustees of a Malden charter school unanimously voted to suspend a controversial policy that punished students for wearing hair braid extensions, a rule that many said discriminates against black and biracial students. The Mystic Valley Regional Charter School eliminated that provision of the school’s dress code for the rest of the academic year on Sunday, after meeting privately for more than two hours to discuss…

Mass. attorney general tells charter school to end ban on braided hair extensions – CBS News

Posted: Monday, May 22, 2017

BOSTON — The Massachusetts attorney general says a Boston charter school’s policy that bans braided hair extensions is discriminatory, violating state and federal law, CBS Boston reports. Maura Healey’s office sent a letter to the Mystic Valley Regional Charter School on Friday, ordering the school to immediately stop enforcing its hair and makeup policy. Last week, two sisters, Deanna and Mya, said they were punished and kept from school events because they…

This Makeup-Removing Sponge Is Like A ShamWow For Your Face – Refinery29

Posted: Sunday, May 21, 2017

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Ron Berkeley, Makeup Artist on Richard Burton Films, Dies at 86 – Hollywood Reporter

Posted: Sunday, May 21, 2017

He did ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?’ and ‘Equus’ and won an Emmy for ‘Tracey Takes On …’ Ron Berkeley, an Emmy-winning makeup artist who worked with Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor on such films as Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? and The Taming of the Shrew, has died. He was 86. Berkeley died May 9 at the Motion Picture & Television Country Home in Woodland Hills, his family…

Cosmetics’ Lifespan!! – The Standard

Posted: Sunday, May 21, 2017

Make-up While it can be tempting to hold on to every purchase for as long as possible, cosmetics do have expiration dates. Beauty hoarders, consider this as your tough love wake up call. Foundation: Let’s begin with the life span of a foundation. If your foundation has a pump then it will stay fresh longer, but if you are dabbing your fingers into a bottle every day you should think…

Cosmetics’ Lifespan!! – The Standard

Posted: Sunday, May 21, 2017

Make-up While it can be tempting to hold on to every purchase for as long as possible, cosmetics do have expiration dates. Beauty hoarders, consider this as your tough love wake up call. Foundation: Let’s begin with the life span of a foundation. If your foundation has a pump then it will stay fresh longer, but if you are dabbing your fingers into a bottle every day you should think…

Cosmetics’ Lifespan!! – The Standard

Posted: Sunday, May 21, 2017

Make-up While it can be tempting to hold on to every purchase for as long as possible, cosmetics do have expiration dates. Beauty hoarders, consider this as your tough love wake up call. Foundation: Let’s begin with the life span of a foundation. If your foundation has a pump then it will stay fresh longer, but if you are dabbing your fingers into a bottle every day you should think…

Cosmetics’ Lifespan!! – The Standard

Posted: Sunday, May 21, 2017

Make-up While it can be tempting to hold on to every purchase for as long as possible, cosmetics do have expiration dates. Beauty hoarders, consider this as your tough love wake up call. Foundation: Let’s begin with the life span of a foundation. If your foundation has a pump then it will stay fresh longer, but if you are dabbing your fingers into a bottle every day you should think…

Brewers, Cubs rained out at Wrigley Field, makeup on July 6 – ABC News

Posted: Sunday, May 21, 2017

Jason Heyward’s return to the Chicago Cubs lineup will have to wait another day. The game against the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday afternoon was rained out. It will be made up at 1:20 p.m. CT on July 6. “Nothing you can do about (the weather), that’s why we’re here to embrace the suck,” said Cubs manager Joe Maddon, referencing the team’s new T-shirt slogan. Heyward was on Maddon’s lineup card…

Cosmetics’ Lifespan!! – The Standard

Posted: Sunday, May 21, 2017

Make-up While it can be tempting to hold on to every purchase for as long as possible, cosmetics do have expiration dates. Beauty hoarders, consider this as your tough love wake up call. Foundation: Let’s begin with the life span of a foundation. If your foundation has a pump then it will stay fresh longer, but if you are dabbing your fingers into a bottle every day you should think…

12 Things You Don’t Know About Popular Makeup Brands – Bustle

Posted: Sunday, May 21, 2017

When it comes to beauty, you usually tend to focus on what’s immediately important — namely, what are the best products to buy and why. But have you ever stopped to wonder about some of your favorite cosmetic lines? What are some things you didn’t know about common makeup brands? From the various eureka moments that started their companies, to the products that put them on the map, there’s actually…

Pippa Middleton’s Wedding Makeup Is Fit for Royalty – E! Online

Posted: Sunday, May 21, 2017

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Elle Fanning’s 2017 Cannes Film Festival Makeup Is a Mascara Lover’s Dream – Vogue.com

Posted: Sunday, May 21, 2017

“I always say, ‘Go for the bottom lashes—make your eyes look as giant as possible,’” declares actress and Vogue cover girl Elle Fanning, applying a full coat of L’Oréal Paris Voluminous Lash Paradise Washable Mascara to her lower lids. Fanning, the new face of the iconic French beauty house, is currently in Cannes for the city’s storied film festival. It’s perfect timing—if ever two things were made for each other,…

What happens if you stop washing your hair? – USA TODAY

Posted: Saturday, May 20, 2017

Is washing a waste? That depends on your lifestyle and genes.(Photo: esp2k, Getty Images) Faced with busy mornings, we skipped washing our hair for a day, maybe two. But what happens when we string a shampoo fast out for several days, even weeks, at a time? Tales abound online of people claiming they stopped hair washing for as many as five years . The scalp, they say, unhindered by shampoo, makes its…

Massachusetts Charter School Ordered by State AG to Stop Enforcing Hair Policy – NBCNews.com

Posted: Saturday, May 20, 2017

A suburban Boston charter school accused of promoting a dress code policy that unfairly targets students of color has been ordered by the state to stop enforcing its ban on certain hairstyles. In a letter sent Friday to the Mystic Valley Regional Charter School, the Massachusetts Attorney General Office called the hair policy “unlawful.” “Specifically, MVRCS’s Hair/Make-Up policy includes a number of prohibitions that are either unreasonably subjective or appear…