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Jameela Jamil Knocks Kim Kardashian’s Body Makeup: ‘Hard Pass’

Jameela Jamil isn’t a fan of Kim Kardashian West’s new range of body makeup. Three days after the Keeping Up with the Kardashians star, 38, launched her new collection of KKW Beauty body products — which includes a body foundation that the reality star uses to help mask her psoriasis flare-ups and even out her…

Why It’s So Hard for Beauty Brands to Cross Over From One Category to Another

Why do I have to complete a CAPTCHA? Completing the CAPTCHA proves you are a human and gives you temporary access to the web property. What can I do to prevent this in the future? If you are on a personal connection, like at home, you can run an anti-virus scan on your device to…

Why YouTube’s kid issues are so serious

CLOSETo understand just how severe YouTube’s kids problem is, take a look at the popularity charts. You might expect the No. 1 channel on the most popular Google-owned video network to be a brash, foul-mouthed videogamer like PewDiePie (that was long ago), a new, up-and-coming teen sensation like a Kyle Hanagami or a celebrity-heavy tie-in, like…

YouTubers only get canceled when everyone’s bored

James Charles is back, proving that nobody stays canceled for long.  The 20-year-old beauty vlogger’s feud with his former mentor Tati Westbrook over his sponsorship of her company’s rival hair vitamins rocked social media. In her now-deleted takedown “Bye Sister” — a play off Charles’ chipper video introductions, “Hi sisters!” — Westbrook publicly ended their…

Bella Thorne’s skin-care routine for acne-prone skin will change the way you wash your face

Bella Thorne shared some of her favorite makeup and skin-care tips with Vogue. Vogue/YouTube Popular Miles Teller said he didn’t think Justin Bieber’s UFC challenge to his ‘Top Gun’ costar Tom Cruise was ‘on Tom’s radar’ Popular Iran just shot down one of the US military’s most advanced drones — it costs more than an…

A look back at popular YouTubers’ earliest videos

No pain, no grain.  Since YouTube’s first video was uploaded in 2005, the video sharing platform has come a long way. At the beginning, it was a place for anyone and everyone to post whatever — a digital mosh pit teaming with grainy clips of people doing random things. Now, 14 years later, YouTube is…

Kim Kardashian West used her body makeup on her grandmother to shut down one of the biggest criticisms people have about her products

On June 11, Kim Kardashian West announced that her makeup brand, KKW Beauty, would be launching seven shades of $45 “body foundation.” While some people seemed eager to try the makeup, others criticized Kardashian West for releasing a product that they believed could potentially stain clothing. Kardashian West shut down her critics in an Instagram…

James Charles released his first video in 4 weeks, and it includes references to his explosive feud with beauty YouTuber Tati Westbrook

James Charles uploaded his first video in four weeks to YouTube on Tuesday. Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP On Tuesday, beauty mogul James Charles shared his first YouTube video following his public feud with Tati Westbrook. During the 27-minute-long video titled “Hi Sisters,” Charles said he spent the last month “growing and thinking,” and will now be living…

How to Get Scouted as a Makeup Artist, Hairstylist or Wardrobe Stylist

Photo: Fernando Leon/Getty ImagesWhen you’re an actor, a musician, a model — talent, as it’s often referred to in the industry — you are the product: the thing being sold. But for behind-the-scenes artists like wardrobe stylists, hairstylists and makeup artists, it’s less about them and more about what they have to offer to enhance said…

Beloved NYC Beauty Store Ricky’s May Not Be Long for This Cold World

Image: APThe New York City beauty store Ricky’s, with its iconic electric blue toothpaste logo, may end up closing all but two stores, the New York Post reported on Tuesday. It’s a potentially sad day for the historic beauty chain, which over the years also lured customers in by selling sex toys, wigs, and Halloween…

XXL Makeup Episode – The TouchArcade Show #401

I’m sorry we didn’t record last week, I was sandwiched in between two different conferences in Europe and timing just really sucked. One thing I did experience on my trip was an absolute maniac on my plane who fast forwarded through all the musical numbers in Bohemian Rhapsody? Very odd. Anyway, as usual, we hit…

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Does Kylie Jenner even know how to wash her face?

Kylie, what?Image: ANgela Weiss / AFP / Getty Images By Chloe Bryan2019-05-30 20:31:57 UTC Kylie Jenner’s skincare line, Kylie Skin, is nearly sold out online despite some pretty substantial Twitter backlash. But a new video of Kylie washing her face is making people question her skincare knowledge once more. When Jenner released the collection earlier…

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We fully support Sophie Turner dressing Joe Jonas up as Sansa

“For better, for worse, for richer, for poorer, in sickness and health, until death do us part,” are the typical promises one makes to their significant other when they get married. But, for Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas, a helping hand with wigs and makeup was also apparently among the vows. While on The Graham…

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The Ultimate Guide to Influencer Marketing in 2019

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When Kids Make ASMR Videos

The videos, which use quiet sounds to trigger “tingles,” can be a type of sensory play. But some outside the community—and at YouTube—worry that child-made ASMR skirts the edges of inappropriate content. Anna Lockhart 8:45 AM ET Sol de Zuasnabar Brebbia / Getty It started in preschool for Gracie. She and her classmates were coloring…

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How to Clean the Most Common Smartphone Messes

Photo: Florence IonWe take our phones everywhere, so it’s inevitable that they’ll eventually feel the brunt of the life we’re living. And just as we hit the shower first thing after a long weekend of camping, our smartphones also need a deep cleaning once in a while.No matter what life throws at you—soda, dirt, or…

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This Self-Taught Cosplayer And Makeup Artist Can Turn Herself Into Literally Anyone (71 Pics)

If you’ve seen Alyson Tabbitha or Unique Sora, you know the power of next-level cosplay. Joining the elites, here comes Brenna Mazzoni. This self-taught cosplay and makeup enthusiast from Clermont, Florida, is constantly perfecting her skills, pleasing her 112k Instagram followers with one astonishing transformation after another.More info: Instagram | Facebook “I’ve always been a…

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Tea Channels Are Incentivizing YouTube Feuds

As James Charles and Tati Westbrook battle it out, drama channels are raking in subscribers. Taylor Lorenz May 16, 2019 Tea by Ali / YouTube In 2016, James Charles was a high-school student in upstate New York. He was an aspiring makeup artist who’d do his friends’ faces for practice and small amounts of money,…

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How to Retouch Skin and Apply Digital Makeup to Video

Learn how to smooth things out with Beauty Studio from Borix FX.  What is Beauty Studio? When you’re retouching a single photograph, isolating an area of skin is usually pretty straight forward. When that area is slowly moving its position over the course of several hundred photos, however, things can prove more difficult.  The Beauty…

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YouTuber Michelle Khare Trained Like a Marine and Walked Like a Runway Model and Got Over 1 Million Followers in the Process. Here’s How She Makes Money Online.

YouTube Icon This YouTuber’s popular series Challenge Accepted entertains and inspires — and it makes money. Image credit: JD Renes Nina Zipkin Entrepreneur Staff Staff Writer. Covers leadership, media, technology and culture. May 15, 2019 10 min read Imagine this: You’re 40 feet in the air, standing on a wooden platform with no safety line…

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How celebrities train their voices for animated movies

Following is a transcript of the video.DWAYNE “THE ROCK” JOHNSON: Boat, a boat! The gods have given me a– NARRATOR: In recent years, big actors like Chris Pratt The Rock, and Margot Robbie, are taking on roles in animated movies more and more. ANNOUNCER: Actors and actresses perform for unseen audiences. NARRATOR: You can see…

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One of these models doesn’t exist

Imma is the creation of ModelingCafe, a CGI firm that has worked on Kingsglaive Final Fantasy XV, Shin Godzilla, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and this insanely good tourism video for the Kyushu region. It created Imma with astounding attention to detail, including dark roots on her pink dyed hair.The end result…

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Love lime green makeup all of the sudden? Blame Instagram, of course.

Welcome to Noticed, The Goods’ design trend column. You know that thing you’ve been seeing all over the place? Allow us to explain it. What it is: Colorful, painterly, hyperpigmented eye makeup in shades both neon and muted. Sometimes it’s applied in a swath across the eyelids, sometimes it’s the basis for unexpected swoops and…

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James Charles defends his appearance at Kylie Jenner’s party and says videos of him smiling doesn’t mean he is ‘better’

On Wednesday, beauty YouTuber James Charles defended videos he shared on Instagram that showed him attending a party hosted by Kylie Jenner. “Posting a few stories of me smiling doesn’t mean I’m ‘better’ or my [social-media] break was for sympathy,” Charles wrote on Twitter. He shared the tweets after fans questioned his relationship with Jenner,…

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These Are The Face Sunscreens Our Editors Swear By

You’ve heard it a million times: Sunscreen is the most important part of one’s skin care routine. Still, it feels like a chore to apply (and re-apply) every single day.That’s especially true for face sunscreen, which people often think they can skip. It’s true that facial sunscreen gets a bad rap for being too thick…

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James Charles went to Kylie Jenner’s party for her new skin-care line, even after she unfollowed him during the Tati Westbrook drama

On Tuesday, beauty mogul James Charles attended a launch party for Kylie Skin, a new skin-care line created by Kylie Jenner. Throughout the party, Charles roller-skated, hung out with Kris Jenner, posed in photo booths, and spent time with fellow YouTubers Nikita Dragun and Gabriel Zamora. Jenner recently unfollowed Charles on Instagram in the midst…

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Severe storms roll trailers, shred grandstand at Missouri’s Lucas Oil Speedway

After severe storms, heavy rainfall, and flash flooding this week, Missouri Governor Mike Parson declared a state of emergency. Some of the most extreme conditions crossed the central portion of the state, including Wheatland, Missouri, home of the Lucas Oil Speedway. A “possible tornado” heavily damaged the speedway, which was forced to postpone this weekend’s…

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I tried best-selling $1 makeup from Shop Miss A

Producer Nico Reyes shops on Shop Miss A and buys beauty products only from the best-sellers section. She tests the products on longevity, performance, and shade ranges. After an eight-hour wear test, she tells us if it’s worth trying out because it’s cheap, or if she would rather just save the money. Following is a…

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This woman offers makeovers to homeless people on Skid Row

Shirley Raines offers food, showers, and beauty services to the homeless people of Skid Row. She always had a passion for helping out the homeless but got started offering the beauty services after many women showed interest in her hair and makeup. Shirley tells us the story of how she got started helping out the…

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President Trump to unveil new immigration plan in speech Thursday

President Donald Trump announced a new immigration plan in a speech Thursday afternoon, the latest attempt by the administration to follow through on a campaign promise to overhaul America’s immigration system. Interested in Immigration? Add Immigration as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Immigration news, video, and analysis from ABC News.…

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Austrian chancellor, president to discuss election after far-right video scandal

VIENNA (Reuters) – Austria’s chancellor and president will discuss a date on Sunday for an early parliamentary election and the makeup of a caretaker government, after a video sting brought down the leader of the far-right junior partners in the ruling coalition. FILE PHOTO: Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz addresses the media in Vienna, Austria, May…

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The Petty Way You Betrayed a Friend

This week, YouTuber drama grew so large and so petty, it finally inched its perfectly FaceTuned mug into real celebrity tabloid headlines. Beauty guru James Charles and his makeup mentor Tati Westbrook got into it after Westbrook posted a long video explaining all the ways Charles’s sucks, which James retaliated by posting an apology video.…

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I tried a portable stack of makeup that claims to be travel-friendly

We try Subtl Beauty’s on-the-go makeup stack.We test the stack on longevity, application, and travel-friendliness.After wearing the products for 8 hours, we say if it’s worth the money or not.Visit INSIDER’s homepage for more stories. Following is a transcript of the videoNico: I’m going to be trying out the Subtl Beauty makeup stack. This is…

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We tried 4 matte foundations in 4 different price ranges

We tried four different matte foundations with prices ranging from $5 to $65 to see which one would actually work with oily skin. The Rimmel Stay Matte costs $5, the Morphe Fluidity costs $18, the Fenty Beauty Pro Filt’r costs $34, and the Armani Power Fabric costs $65. INSIDER producer Natalie Fennell is going to…

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We tested four custom facials in New York City — this is the best one

INSIDER’s Emily Christian sets out to find the best custom facial in NYC We visit Rescue Spa, Silver Mirror Facial Bar, Heyday, and Shen Beauty Emily reveals her favorite facial and gives awards for the “Most Luxurious” the “Most Efficient” and the “Most Approachable” Visit INSIDER’s homepage for more stories Following is a transcript of…

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The Odd Fascination of the YouTube Beauty Wars

A spat involving the beauty vlogger James Charles shows that one shouldn’t underestimate the value that authenticity, or at least a performance of it, carries in the influencer marketplace.Photograph by Ray Tamarra / GettyOn a recent Monday, the beauty influencer James Charles made his way up the pink-carpeted steps of the Metropolitan Museum of Art,…

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Beauty YouTuber Nikita Dragun shared screenshots of her texts with James Charles to help clear his name, but some people think the photos are proof that he lied

On Monday, beauty YouTuber Nikita Dragun shared screenshots of texts with James Charles to clear his name after a public feud with vlogger Tati Westbrook. Westbrook accused Charles of manipulating people and using friends for fame in a video after he promoted sleep vitamins from Sugar Bear Hair, a competitor of Westbrook’s vitamin line Halo…

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All the people who have responded to James Charles’ explosive feud with Tati Westbrook

Fellow YouTubers like Jeffree Star and Nikita Dragun have tweeted about the James Charles and Tati Westbrook feud. Kevin Mazur/Taylor Hill/Amanda Edwards/Getty Images Star also sent a tweet to Charles’ brother, Ian Jeffrey, that labeled James as a ‘predator’ Jeffree Star sent a heated tweet to James Charles’ brother. Tara Ziemba/Ray Tamarra/Getty Images When Jeffrey…

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The boys’ locker room meme is a sh*tposter’s dream

Image: Photo and Co / Getty Images By Chloe Bryan2019-05-14 14:54:41 UTC Any meme that inspires someone to post that pic of the Doritos and the isopods is a good meme. Thus, this stupid “boys vs. girls locker room” meme is good. I don’t make the rules! According to Know Your Meme, the meme began…

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James Charles’ online store appears to have been taken down following his explosive feud with former mentor Tati Westbrook

James Charles attends the 2019 Met Gala. Charles Sykes/Invision/AP Makeup mogul James Charles is facing major backlash after being accused of manipulating people and using his friends for fame by former mentor Tati Westbrook. People on social media have now noticed that Charles’ merchandise website, Sisters Apparel, seems to have been taken down. On Twitter,…

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Beauty star James Charles is in a bitter YouTube war for betraying Tati Westbrook. Here’s the history of his controversial past.

James Charles attends the 2018 People’s Choice Awards. Jon Kopaloff / Stringer / Getty Images On Friday, beauty vlogger Tati Westbrook announced the end of her longtime friendship with makeup artist James Charles in a YouTube video titled “Bye Sister.” The controversy is the latest in a string of scandals faced by the 19-year-old makeup…

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What are we willing to cancel people over, anyway?

Beautube continues to be the messy hellscape that it is, but the feud that went down between two major YouTubers just goes to show that nobody is above drama. Still, James Charles has a history of problematic behavior — why did it take until now for the community to cancel him?  YouTube’s beauty community was…

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James Charles and Tati Westbrook Are Having Big Beauty Beef

Image: GettyThere are few things more irrationally irritating than flipping through your favorite tabloids and/or pop culture-oriented sites and seeing a bunch of names that are unfamiliar to you, even though you’re totally up to snuff when it comes to modern celebrities. Fortunately for you, I have the solution.Let’s dive into the two names you…

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A beauty YouTube feud is erupting after viral makeup artist James Charles made a deal with his friend’s competitor. Now, she’s accusing him of being a ‘bad role model’ and ‘manipulating someone’s sexuality.’

James Charles is on the left, and Tati Westbrook is on the right. Kevin Mazur/MG19/Getty Images and Tati Westbrook/YouTube Beauty vlogger Tati Westbrook announced the end of her longtime friendship with makeup artist James Charles in a 43-minute-long YouTube video titled “Bye Sister” on Friday. In her video, Westbrook said she was “completely blindsided” by…

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How Facebook plans to boost augmented reality with Spark AR

More than a billion people have interacted with Facebook’s Spark AR augmented reality platform. But that might mean that we’ve all had cat faces put on our heads in silly messages. Some of us are hoping that the technology will be useful for something more than that silliness. But Facebook is working hard on helping…

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Kylie Jenner’s Skin-Care Line Is Coming

Photo: Kylie SkinWhile Kylie Jenner’s sisters are busy having more children and filing new trademarks for potential beauty lines, the cosmetics mogul has been up to some excitement of her own: On Friday, she announced the introduction of a new brand to her beauty empire, Kylie Skin by Kylie Jenner.Jenner posted the news to both Instagram…

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What’s it like working at INSIDER? AMA

The INSIDER team in Los Angeles recently held an AMA.Senior Producers Sydney Kramer, Caroline Aghajanian, and Producer Joe Avella answered questions about video producing for INSIDER.Topics include finding great stories, what a shoot is like, favorite parts of the job, and the biggest challenges.Following is a transcript of the video.Caroline: Do we have, like, an…

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