The best beauty blogs are original, playful and addictive. Check our best makeup and beauty blogs selection and be sure to bookmark them in your browser.

1. Beauty Is Boring:

As you may have guessed from the name, this is not your average makeup blog. It is more of a long-running photo essay put together by makeup artist and photographer Robin Black. And it offers snapshots of beauty that are anything but boring. You will be mesmerized by the makeup looks, ranging from natural-looking to otherworldly, while the inspired writing will remain etched in your mind .

Red Lips Makeup LookEarth Tones Makeup LookSoft Smoky Eye Makeup LookTanned Skin Makeup LookLooks from: Beauty is Boring

2. August Skin:

A skin care and makeup blog that always keeps us coming back for more, August Skin is the work of Ashley Weatherford, “a self-identified nerd with an affinity for skincare and beauty”. While we have no means of assessing the “nerdiness” claim, we can vouchsafe for Ashley’s expertise in everything related to beauty. Her skin care and makeup tips are spot on, while her style is a breath of fresh air.

Best Makeup BlogsLooks from: August Skin

3. A Model Recommends: 

A Model Recommends is the work of “fashion model, writer and beauty insider” Ruth Crilly. As a professional model with 10 years of experience to date, Ruth enjoys unique access to the best beauty products and the latest makeup trends and tips, which she generously shares with us on her beauty blog.

Beat Makeup Blog 2013Looks from: A Model Recommends

4. She’s In The Glow: 

She’s in the Glow is the work of Annie Atkinson, whose credentials include a stylist position at Michael Kors and beauty marketing at Chanel Beauté and Fragrance. Whether you need help in choosing the best skin care products or looking for a chic makeup look, you can find it all on Annie’s blog.

Givenchy Makeup LookLooks from: She’s In The Glow

5. The Raeviewer:

Put together by former beauty pageant makeup artist Rae, this excellent makeup blog offers expert beauty tips and makeup tutorials, while keeping it all friendly and casual. You can trust Rae to recommend the best beauty products and provide insightful makeup advice.

Makeup ProductsLooks from: The Raeviewer

6. Charlotte Tilbury: 

Ranking pretty high in our makeup blogs top, this is the work of veteran makeup artist Charlotte Tilbury, whose client list includes the likes of Kate Moss and Penelope Cruz. Whether you’re looking for a bit of inspiration or video tutorials on how to pull off the latest makeup looks, you can find it all on Ms. Tilbury’s blog.

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Looks from: Charlotte Tilbury