5 Instagram Accounts to Follow For Beauty Inspiration

Patchwork bomber jacket, check. Thigh-high velvet boots with baroque embellishments, check (and sure to make a statement). Choker, check. You re-stocked your wardrobe with this season’s top trends and now your rose-colored blush is feeling a little bland. Inspiration is just a scroll away. Give your vanity a little love with five Instagram accounts to follow for beauty inspiration.

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Its #TIFF time.. a #fbf to a favorite red carpet look from Toronto #katebosworth #makeupbypati

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Makeup artist Pati Dubroff, who has worked with the likes of Diane Kruger, curates her feed with inspiration from the red carpet and the products she loves. Any day can include #MondayMotivation: Dubroff posts inspirational quotes about keeping things in perspective. A favorite: “Remember that what you have now was once among the things you only hoped for.”


Essentials. Backstage at @alexanderwangny with @diane.kendal.

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Keep your credit card out of arms reach when scrolling through @narsissist. The official account of NARS Cosmetics ‘grams about new product launches, must-try looks like bold lips and thick brows and life backstage.


Pat McGrath, the design director of P&G beauty, has worked with the crème de la crème of houses, including Dolce & Gabbana, Dior and Versace. She’s been perfecting her pout lately, playing with colors like jaw-dropping gilded to understated nude.


Details captured @oscardelarenta @essiepolish #essielove #ODLR #NYFW 📸 by @imxavimenos #regram

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So long, done-enough light-pink nails. Mix up your mani by following nail pro Michelle Saunders. She shares her views from the red carpet, funky designs (like these fun lipstick stains on National Lipstick Day) and colors she can’t wait to try.


Hairstalking!!! Sophisticated styling @lpsohoacademynyc #getcertified #tecniart #lorealprous #dopdopontheroad

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No day is a bad hair day on this stylist’s account. In addition to posting latest hair projects, Amita Braham also gives followers serious FOMO by snapping photos of his trips (Eilat Israel was one of his summer vacations) and even some adorable ones of his daughter.

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beth ann clyde

beth ann clyde

Beth Ann Clyde is a social strategist of Long Island Pulse. Have a story idea or just want to say hello? Email bethann@lipulse.com or reach out on Twitter @BAClyde.