BY Mary Rockcastle
on Apr 07, 2014
Ever pry your eye open with one hand, sweep mascara on with the other, and wonder if other girls look the same in the morning? Photographer Noorann Matties reveals everything you have ever wondered about foreign beauty routines. Rituals - a photo series featured in Inconnu Mag's Fog issue- captures various young women in their daily prepping and priming. The photos pull back the curtain on “effortless” looks, and capture the delicate moments we spend with ourselves. Read More
BY Ellyn Kail
on Sep 05, 2013
Let’s face it, lipstick is pretty cool. It takes so much skill and grace to apply it, and it oozes vintage glam. But it also contains toxic metals: eek! The majority of lipsticks contain lead, but the amounts are pretty trace. Until recently, researchers were relatively unconcerned, but then they figured out that higher levels of eight other metals are also present in many brands.
University of California at Berkeley environmental health professor Dr. Read More
BY Ellyn Kail
on Aug 27, 2013
The completely magical, fantastical drag and burlesque superstar The World Famous *BOB* is hosting an Onstage Beauty/Drag Basics class at the New York School of Burlesque tomorrow, Friday the 28th of August at 6:00 PM. The class will be super fun and informative. I have often coveted the stunning beauty and poise characteristic of drag stars (I myself never wear make-up), and now we can all have the chance to learn the secrets of the biz, like how to design flawless wigs and apply pesky false eyelashes!
Plus: proceeds from the event will go to a great cause. Read More
BY Jennifer Welsing
on Jan 25, 2013
Betty or Veronica? Which one should Archie end up with? Who would be your BFF? Which one represents your style, the girl-next-door or the spoiled rich one? These are the questions girls have been asking since they were old enough to pick up a comic book. And now, thanks to M.A.C. we can show our loyalty with our lipstick.
Following in the footsteps of such iconic ladies like Miss Piggy and Wonder Woman, M.A.C. is now focusing their mascara wands on the worlds most legendary teenage love triangle. With their new line, Archie's Girls, M.A.C. Read More
on Dec 07, 2010
What do BUST and Chicago have in common? Sub Tropical! Ok, so it's not really like a hurricane or Atlantic weather pattern or anything, it's actually a monthly dance-fashion-art party hosted by Chicago natives, Medusa's Make-Up. Last Saturday BUST had the honor of sponsoring the event, which has been known to inspire creative makeup looks and fashion outfits, plus give out cool freebies such as lip gloss or fishnet arm bands all under one roof. Oh and don't forget about total debauchery! Our correspondents who were there say "it was kinda like indie girls gone wild... Read More