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[POLL] Natural vs. Dark: Male Idol Makeup (Part Two)

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[POLL] Natural vs. Dark: Male Idol Makeup (Part Two)

While it”s less likely to see male idols primped for a natural and sweet image, it”s not often you see them roaming around the whole day in heavy, dark make up, either. Usually, they opt for casual, light make up, thinly outlining their eyes as just a light touch up to their already good looks. Then, for music promotions, they turn it up by thickly outlining their eyes, even going for the smoky look, while accentuating their jawline and cheekbones with contouring, and sometimes even putting on some lipstick to really get all their facial features standing out. . ... Read more

[POLL] Natural vs. Dark: Female Idol Makeup (Part Two)

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[POLL] Natural vs. Dark: Female Idol Makeup (Part Two)

There appears to be only two big dichotomies when it comes to appearances in K-Pop. Either you have the sweet and innocent image or you have the fierce and sexy image–although idols usually take on both looks at some point in their career.

A lot of female idols look like angels or goddesses with their very natural makeup consisting of a nude or light pink/orange palette.  There”s just a tinge of blush flushing the cheeks for a youthful appearance, lightly done eye makeup, and a touch of color on the lips for an overall girly appearance.  Yet in other shoots or promotional concepts, things can get edgy as they show a different side to themselves.  They sport the smoky and dark eye makeup that thickly lines their eyes for intense gazes.  They usually use bold lipstick to further the dramatic appearance and contour their cheeks for a sharper look in general. . ... Read more

‘Running Man' Lee Sung Kyung Show Off Her No Makeup Face

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‘Running Man' Lee Sung Kyung Show Off Her No Makeup Face

 

Actress Lee Sung Kyung posted on her Instagram a picture of herself with no makeup. In the post, she said, “I drank coffee. What if I cant sleep?” and posted a picture of herself. In the picture, she showed her flawless skin. In related news, actress Lee Sung Kyung starred on the most recent episode of the popular SBS entertainment program “Running Man,” called “Angel With Two Faces.” . ... Read more

K-Pop Wardrobe Inspection: Memorable Makeup

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K-Pop Wardrobe Inspection: Memorable Makeup

 

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K-Pop has experienced a wide variety of outfit concepts throughout its history. At the same time various idols have also went some crazy, weird, and yet unique makeup choices as well. Check out some of them below!


It”s been well over two years since EXO”s debut back in 2012 with intense title track “MAMA”. A key point in the song that everyone seems to know is the scream done by Kai in the Korean version and by Xiumin and former EXO-M member, Kris. The unique point of the scream part is the intricate ink patterned makeup on their faces. Fans can also catch the other members in the inked face paint for various parts of the dance cuts. . ... Read more

Actor Park Hae Jin Impressed Viewers On His Vampire- Like Makeup On '@star1' magazine

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Actor Park Hae Jin Impressed Viewers On His Vampire- Like Makeup On '@star1' magazine

Recently, Park Hae Jin revealed more hidden dark side of himself on the pictorials for “@star1” magazine. The actor impressed viewers on his vampire-like makeup look.

After finishing the photoshoot, Park Hae Jin has sat down for a short interview. He said, “I try to dress as if I didn’t dress up like I just came out from the house as if no one else dresses me; like my own clothes and not too fancy.” He added, “I try to wear clothes that are ordinary, but I try to style it differently than others.”. ... Read more

Girl"s Day"s Hyeri highlights her luscious lips with "Giorgio Armani" makeup for "Sure" + BTS clip

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Hyeri made it hard to believe that she”s the maknae of Girl”s Day with her mature charms for “Sure“!

She highlighted her luscious lips in red, pink, orange, and nude lipstick from “Giorgio Armani” and put her aegyo aside for a more alluring look. Hyeri is also currently filming her upcoming JTBC drama “Seonam Girls High School Investigators“, which is set to air in December. . ... Read more

Ahn Sohee became a new face for makeup brand Shu Uemura

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Ahn Sohee became a new face for makeup brand Shu Uemura

After seperating from Wonder Girls, Ahn Sohee is opening her career as an actress with the regular appearance in magazine Sure.
As you can see from the picture, Ahn Sohee is outstanding with eye makeup. This shoot is implemented with the support of makeup brand Shu Uemura with the aim of promoting for their brand new collection with Karl Lagerfeld, “Shupette.”. ... Read more

‘Beauty Bible’ Uncovers Park Shin Hye Makeup Secrets

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‘Beauty Bible’ Uncovers Park Shin Hye Makeup Secrets

Actress Park Shin Hye made her appearance at the KBS W Afterschool”s beauty TV show “Beauty Bible 2014 F/W” and shared her beauty secrets. On the episode of “Beauty Bible,” which aired on October 28, 2014, actress Park Shin Hye shared a beauty product of her choice, VB cream by Nine Wishes. Hosts Kim Jung Min and Hong Suk Chun asked actress Park Shin Hye about her beauty tips, and she introduced the VB cream saying a lot of her friends use it, including Jooyeon of After School. She said that the VB cream is a light, oil free cream that has brightening effects. In related news, actress Park Shin Hye came back from her Asia tour last month and is filming a new SBS Wednesday Thursday drama “Pinocchio,” which is to premiere in November. The new SBS Wednesday Thursday drama “Pinocchio” is going to be produced by director Park Hye Ryun, and tells a story of entry level reporters working for a newspaper company. In the new SBS Wednesday Thursday drama “Pinocchio,” actress Park Shin Hye plays the main character called Choi In Ha, who hiccups whenever she lies to other people. This becomes the reason why she decides to work as a reporter for a newspaper company. Actress Park Shin Hye is to play her role with actor Lee Jong Suk, who plays Choi Dal Po who is an attractive, smart reporter. . ... Read more

KARA’s Gyuri Feels Confident Without Makeup

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KARA’s Gyuri Feels Confident Without Makeup

Every woman desires to have a sexy body curve; However, it also takes a lot of time and effort. Recently, on OnStyle show, “Get it Beauty”, the KARA member Gyuri has shared secret to get an “S”-curve.

 

 

Gyuri shared, “I’ve tried just having one meal per day. I’ve also tried the ‘protein’ diet and the ‘Denmark’ diet.”. ... Read more

Gaeko talks about asking Yenny to feature in his song "No Makeup" + why he worked with Choiza for his single album

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Gaeko talks about asking Yenny to feature in his song

Gaeko opened up about how he asked Wonder Girls” Yenny for collaboration for his first solo album “REDINGRAY” and expressed his love and support for his Dynamic Duo partner, Choiza.

On October 15, Gaeko revealed that he was “shocked” by Yenny”s first solo album, and it was the reason why he asked her to feature in “No Makeup“. He said, “After she”s been promoting with the Wonder Girls, when Yenny released an album with her own identity and her own style of music, I thought it was really cool. I really wanted to work with Yenny.” . ... Read more