Dutch Nail artist PiggieLuv is a horror lover from the looks of her fiendishly macabre nail art. Some of the stuff she does with the illusion of torn nails and such is definitely not for the squeamish, but you can check out a selection of her more SFW designs below. [click to continue…]


Last week we featured makeup brushes that look like wizard wands. They’re awesome, but maybe you’re more of a Sailor Moon kind of gal. If that’s the case then Premium Bandai has you covered with this Rainbow Moon Chalice blush (classic pink) and Moon Stick / Spiral Heart Moon Rod brushes. Check out more pics below. [click to continue…]


We’ve all been there. You were up all night with the crud but you can’t call in sick from work. Looking in the mirror, you wish for powerful magic that will make you look presentable. We’ve discovered the perfect tool for the job.

Storybook Cosmetics have announced a range of magic wand makeup brushes and teased a “Sorting Palette” shadow set. Release dates and pricing haven’t been announced, but you can keep tabs on the Storybook Cosmetics website for info as it becomes available. In the meantime, check out the announcements below. [click to continue…]


I suspect that Stranger Things cosplay will be hot this Halloween. Eleven and Barb are the obvious choices—a box of Eggo waffles and a pair mom jeans are easy enough to procure. However, if you’re feeling ambitious you can try the following Demogorgon makeup tutorial which will require some extra effort. The results would be worth it though. [click to continue…]


Spoilers for Stranger Things follow.

Poor Barb. Poor dead Upside Down Barb. We prefer a living Barb cosplay (Barb lives!), but the following makeup tutorial will teach you how to achieve her uh…Halloween-ready look. [click to continue…]


Makeup artist Anna Lingis transforms herself into all sorts of things, but this Jack Skellington is perfect as we head into October, so I had to show you.

It also reminds that I need to go to Disneyland while it’s still Nightmare Before Christmas time at the Haunted Mansion! Watch this spectacular cospaint come together in the video below. [click to continue…]


Professional NYC makeup artist Johanna Adams has a lot of skill and a lot of patience because creating this gorgeous geode lip art is far from easy. It takes about an hour of layering heavy glitter, thick color and clear glosses to complete the look. Not surprisingly, Instagram is very into it. Hopefully a tutorial will be forthcoming for people willing to give it a shot. Check out more examples below. [click to continue…]


UK-based makeup artist Rosie Roberts likes to play with all kinds of colors and styles when it comes to her eye-catching designs. She came to my attention thanks to her pointillism makeup, but once I got a look at her Instagram, I saw all sorts of things I loved. Check out more examples below. [click to continue…]


Here are two flavors of outstanding Harley Quinn cospaint by makeup artist Queen Of Luna. Let’s go ahead and add these to her gorgeous collection of Suicide Squad-themed transformations.


You may have seen makeup artist Katelyn Galloway‘s recent Ron Swanson transformation, but her follow-up effort might be even more disturbingly accurate. Watch the video below to see how she LITERALLY BECOMES Buster Bluth from Arrested Development. [click to continue…]