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Back in Black Eyeliner:
A Classic that Still Rocks
By: Marisa Fazzina
Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020
For thousands of years, black has been used to line, define, and accentuate the eye shape. The most well-known early use was by the Ancient Egyptians, who used kohl powder mixed with oil or animal fats to line their eyes*. Silent movie actress Theda Bara was famous for her sultry, dark-rimmed eyes, and her iconic look still influences fashion today. Then there's the bewitching doe eyes of the '50s, the mod lines of the '60s, and the punk rock extremes of the '80s....

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How to Use Professional Makeup Tools at Home
By: Marisa Fazzina
Wednesday, May 6th, 2020
Professional makeup artists use a variety of products and tools, whether for makeup application or for maintaining a clean and organized kit. There are many must-haves for the pro, and you've no doubt come across them on the Alcone Company website but may have passed them by unaware of how handy they are at home too. Here are a few of my favorite pro tools (in no particular order) that I've adopted into my personal beauty routine and now can't imagine life without them.

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BeautySoClean: The Brand with a Mission to Keep Makeup Clean and Bacteria-Free
By: Marisa Fazzina
Thursday, April 23rd, 2020
Makeup artist Nancy Crossley founded BeautySoClean to create products that uphold the hygienic standards of the professional makeup industry. Here are some of the brand's most popular items that focus on maintaining a healthy environment, whether on set or at home.Cosmetic Sanitizer Mist is clinically proven to kill bacteria on ...

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