makeup makeup  /ˈmeɪ ˌkəp/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) cosmetics applied to the face to improve or change your appearance
  2. (n) an event that is substituted for a previously cancelled event
  3. (n) the way in which someone or something is composed

Usage(s):

  1. Accordingly, makeup designed for white women is unflattering for blacks; it tends to make darker-toned skin look gray.
  2. From eyeliner in Aspen to lipstick in Buenos Aires, a look at best-selling makeup products around the world.
  3. Hollywood's dean of monster makeup, who created creatures in films such as Jurassic Park and Terminator, is dead at 62.

News

  1. 'The Butler': Mariah Carey no-makeup photo shows the singer dressed-down

    The usually glamorous Mariah Carey appears without makeup in a photo from "The Butler," an upcoming film about a long-time White House staff member.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Zap2It

  2. Be the First to Win Lancôme x Alber Elbaz Makeup

    This Saturday, the makeup collaboration between Lancôme and Lanvin designer Alber Elbaz will be hitting department-store shelves. If you're quick with your Internet trigger finger, or wake up early, you can get one of nine limited-edition products that received an Elbaz reboot.Four of the brand's best-selling mascara tubes (Hypnôse Doll Lashes, Hypnôse Star, Hypnôse ... More »
    on June 12, 2013     Source: New York Magazine

  3. Kim Kardashian Films Without Makeup, Dresses Baby Bump in All Black

    Kim Kardashian is keeping it casual now that she's in the final weeks of her pregnancy. The 32-year-old reality star dressed her baby bump in all black and wore flip-flops while filming a scene for Keeping Up With the Kardashians at The Vitamin Barn in Malibu on Tuesday, June 11. Wearing virtually no makeup, the radiant mom-to-be was joined by step-brother Brandon Jenner and step-sister-in-law ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: US Weekly

Quotes

  1. "I'm happy to say that the fight is over," Stewart said. "So tonight, welcome to the makeup sex."
    on Feb 25, 2008 By: Jon Stewart Source: Smartmoney.com

  2. "I have made it clear to the Senate leadership on both sides of the aisle and to the governor that I would not leave the Senate if I felt my departure would cause a change in the makeup of the Senate," Gregg said Monday in a statement.
    on Feb 2, 2009 By: Judd Gregg Source: BusinessWeek

  3. "Sen. Gregg has assured me that if this were to happen, if it were to happen, it would not change the makeup of the Senate," McConnell said on "Face the Nation" on CBS. "In other words, whoever is appointed to replace him would caucus with...
    on Feb 1, 2009 By: Mitch McConnell Source: FOXNews

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