makeup

5 things makeup artists warn against

Contrary to popular belief, makeup does not make a person beautiful. All it does is help enhance facial features that the users want highlighted and downplay the ones that makeup users do not wish to draw attention to. As such, it is important that those who enjoy using makeup know what will work on their faces and what will not. Makeup artists have a list of nine things that they want all makeup enthusiasts to know, including tips about how to do it right and most importantly, when to stop.

November 6, 2022
November 6, 2022

How to give yourself an instant facelift with makeup

Some days you look your best but there are other days when nothing seems to be working and you look extremely tired, with hints of wrinkles showing up on your face. Don’t worry, these are just signs of stress and will go away once you have rested properly, at least for 8 hours and hydrated yourself with 2 litres of water and detox drinks.

October 31, 2022
October 31, 2022

5 things makeup artists warn against

Contrary to popular belief, makeup does not make a person beautiful. All it does is help enhance facial features that the users want highlighted and downplay the ones that makeup users do not wish to draw attention to. As such, it is important that those who enjoy using makeup know what will work on their faces and what will not. Makeup artists have a list of nine things that they want all makeup enthusiasts to know, including tips about how to do it right and most importantly, when to stop.

October 20, 2022
October 20, 2022

The return of 90s makeup

For many of us, the 90s symbolised the best of everything — the best creative content, the most beautiful icons, and the daring makeup trends. It was a time of unmatched energy and it gave makeup icons such as Bobbi Brown, Pat McGrath, and Pati Dubroff the perfect springboards to launch their careers. Dubroff continues to reign supreme and as films and TV shows like Pam & Tommy and Spencer, as well as a modern spin on the decade’s trends in euphoria brings fresh nostalgic pangs for the 90s, here are some of the 90’s most iconic makeup trends, that have been tweaked by the artist to sneak into your looks now.

October 15, 2022
October 15, 2022

How complexion products contribute to colourism in our society

Unlike the blatant cruelty of racism, colourism manifests itself in more subtle ways.

August 14, 2022
August 14, 2022

Giving unsolicited beauty advice is not a good look

Fashion choices and makeup, or the lack thereof, are powerful tools of self-expression.

August 4, 2022
August 4, 2022

Has your makeup been hurting the planet?

We continue to unknowingly harm the planet.

July 3, 2022
July 3, 2022

Simply chic for a summer Eid

For all those ladies who want to be comfortable and yet remain equally fashionable during Eid-ul-Azha, it is best to keep things simple. Especially because the weather is humid with a lot of downpour. Plus, Eid-ul-Azha is a time of the year, when people are busy with religious rituals and the aftermath of cooking delicious food for their loved ones. So, here are a few simple yet relevant options for the ladies to try out on the special day, helping to stay both chic and comfortable.

June 13, 2022
June 13, 2022

Monsoon wedding wardrobe essentials

The idea of a monsoon wedding instantly takes us to a beautiful fairy-tale image. `The refreshing calmness all around, and a ceremony amongst the drizzle; no wonder some say that the phrase ‘romance in the air’ was invented for monsoon. However, as dreamy as it sounds, a wedding during such an unpredictable weather does come with some risks. So here are some major wardrobe ideas to check out if you are attending weddings this monsoon.

June 12, 2022
June 12, 2022

SKKN BY KIM: Brand new skin care collection by Kim Kardashian

Kim Kardashian is launching her new skin care collection, SKKN BY KIM, on 21 June 2022.

May 8, 2022
May 8, 2022

Shajgoj: the story of a unique startup

Shajgoj is a local brand that is bringing international brand cosmetics to Bangladesh. It won the Daily Star ICT Startup of the Year in 2021. Most recently, it became one of the only two Bangladeshi startups to have backing from Sequoia Capital India, raising 21 crores.Toggle recently reached out to Nazmul Sheikh, CEO and Co-founder of Shajgoj, to learn more about the origins of Shajgoj, its current operations and aspirations.