The No Commitment Tan: Wash-Off Bronzers

body bronzers

Fast, fake and fabulous bronzers. Avoid the hassle of self-tanners with wash-off bronzers and body tints, which provide an extra kiss of color without the commitment. Use them to mask imperfections like freckles and bruises, even out skin tone from a self-tanner gone wrong, hide tan lines, illuminate skin for an evening out or add […]

Pretty in Radiant Orchid: 2014 Pantone Color of the Year

Radiant Orchid

Finally, a color we can get behind: Radiant Orchid is named Pantone Color of the Year 2014. A departure from jewel tones of years past, 2014 is all about the bold and the beautiful orchid. Not far off from our signature Spa Girl shade, we couldn’t be more excited. Anointed by Pantone Universe as the […]

All Eyes on Emerald: 2013 Color of the Year

Maybelline Eye Color Emerald

A far departure from the vibrant Tangerine Tango that adorned everything from our beauty bags to our fingertips last year, emerald green is a deeply romantic jewel tone that tops the color charts as the Pantone 2013 Color of the Year. “Emerald, a perfectly balanced green, is a mix of warm and cool, which makes it […]

Trend Spotting: Oxblood Red Lips

Oxblood lip shade from Nars

The hot color for lips right now, you ask? Oxblood red. Apparently the dark, reddish brown hue is the “it” color for fall fashions, home decor and of course, makeup. For eyes, jewel-toned hints of oxblood red shadow heighten the drama to mysterious proportions and for nails, high-gloss oxblood hues give plain old red a run […]

Tangerine Tango: Fresh Squeezed Summer Color

Tangerine Tango

Tangerine is not just a delicious and healthy fruit; it’s the Pantone Color of the Year! The 2011 color of the year, Honeysuckle, inspired us to face the day with verve and vigor. Tangerine Tango is a vibrant orange that keeps the energy pumping with the boost we need to recharge and move forward. Tangerine […]