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Auntie SparkNotes: My Skinny Friends Claim They're Fat

By kat_rosenfieldMay 14, 2012
Hi Auntie! All of my friends are very tiny, they're about 80 to 90 pounds each. I'm about 140, so I'm definitely the largest one of the group. This doesn't bug me at all, it's just that whenever I hang out with them they always talk... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: My Skinny Friends Claim They're Fat

Beauty Tips for Traveling

By ContributorMay 14, 2012
Lucero's a very experienced traveler—the perfect girl to teach us how to stay fresh when we fly! —Sparkitors ... More  →
Beauty Tips for Traveling

Battle of the Drugstore Lipsticks

By ContributorMay 7, 2012
This week, Lucero ranks popular drugstore lipsticks! —Sparkitors Check out more of lucero's videos here!... More  →
Battle of the Drugstore Lipsticks

Makeup Mistakes, Illustrated

By kat_rosenfieldApril 18, 2012
We've just concluded Makeup Week here at SparkLife, and you know what that means: at this very moment, every SparkLife writer now looks more or less exactly like Charlize Theron and we will all be shortly quitting our jobs to pursue million-dollar modeling contracts. But wai More  →
Makeup Mistakes, Illustrated

Makeup Through the Ages

By Kathryn_WilliamsApril 17, 2012
Women have been applying stuff to their faces in the name of beauty since the serpent told Eve she was really more of a warm spring than a cool fall (girrrrrrrrrrl). Click on for a tour of makeup through the ages. More  →
Makeup Through the Ages

How to Do Prom For Half the Average Cost

By Janet ManleyApril 17, 2012
Listen up princesses and princes of prom, according to USA Today, families are spending an average of $1,078 on dresses, tuxes, makeup, hair, limos, tickets and corsages for the big night—even more for lower-income families. $1,078! Do you have any idea how many pedestrian... More  →
How to Do Prom For Half the Average Cost

Our All-Time Favorite Makeup Stuff

By SparkLifeApril 13, 2012
Knowing what kind of makeup to buy can be really, really hard. There's so much of it! Everywhere! And when you walk into the makeup section of basically anywhere without a clue what to get, you will probably spend exactly 12.5 billion dollars, try everything,... More  →
Our All-Time Favorite Makeup Stuff

A Beginner's Guide to Eyeliner

By Lucy HutchinsonApril 13, 2012
Eyeliners are like breath mints. There are many different varieties, and some will make your eyes water. Also, you can get them quite cheaply in many gas stations. If you're the sort of person who struggles with basic concepts like spoons and bus timetables, learning to draw More  →
A Beginner's Guide To Eyeliner

What's in My Makeup Bag

By SissyApril 12, 2012
It's Makeup Week! And because I am a beauty lover and makeup hoarder, I’ve picked some of my favorite products to share with you. MAC Paint Pot: This stuff is art for your eyes, so have fun experimenting with it. I use this creamy... More  →
What's in My Makeup Bag