askderm Blog — makeup

How To: Halloween Makeup Tutorial - The Deer

October is one of my favorite times of year because at the end of it, after I’ve drowned myself in everything pumpkin, I get to dress up! Want to be a deer this year for Halloween, all you need is a brown shirt, some deer ears & this adorable doe eyed makeup look that is quick and easy to do. Here is a popular and pretty simple Halloween makeup idea. I used the Blinc Eyeliner pen in black (perfect for fine details) and like organic skincare line's sour cherry cleansing milk which is perfect for not only removing the makeup but...

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13 Skincare Products for Ladies in Their Late Twenties

Skincare has always been a mystery for some of us, there are so many products out there and it’s hard to tell what will work best for you and what you really need in your late twenties. While you may be able to figure out your taxes and cook worthwhile meals, you may be wondering what products you really need to help you look as great as you feel! Well consider this your quick reference guide to the top 13 products every lady in their late twenties needs. Avene Classic Daily Sun Care for an ultra hydrating sunscreen for those...

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IPKN Artist Wave Auto Makeup Review

The IPKN Artist Wave Auto Makeup Applicator is an answer to every makeup lover's prayers. I am not kidding, this product did such an amazing job with applying my liquid foundation that I have literally forgotten where I placed my old foundation brush. This little device is unlike any other I have ever seen for foundation and I have seen them all, from fingers, to the beauty blender, and now this. The IPKN Artist Wave is easy to use and does such a flawless job that it is sure to revolutionize every user’s makeup routine. First off, the packaging is...

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Blinc Mascara Review - Non-Traditional Mascara

Blinc products are unlike any other products I have tried in the realm of eye makeup. What Blinc has been able to do with these products is truly innovative, wonderful, and so much fun! From the product packaging to formulas used and the ease of application these Blinc products are beautiful and are a must have for anyone looking for quality mascaras and eyeliners that deliver ten fold, what is expected of the products. First things first, both the Blinc Mascara & the Blinc Eyeliner came in a sleek aluminum tube with a twist off cap and had an insert telling...

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What is the Difference Between a BB Cream & a CC Cream?

Walking through the makeup aisle in a store or browsing makeup products online can be a pretty daunting task. As an askderm product specialist, one of the most common makeup questions we get it is, what is the real difference between a BB and CC cream? Let’s get straight to the facts.  What is a BB cream? A BB (a.k.a. beauty balm) cream is a tinted moisturizer that does much more than act as a foundation. It also provides your skin with much needed benefits such as anti-aging effects, sun protection, and hydration for dry skin. But my favorite part...

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