There is a huge source of makeup guides and tutorials online to aid those who are new to buying and applying makeup. From website reviews to video tutorials, any newbie can read and see how to apply makeup and learn a lot about various different products and their effectiveness before buying. Check out YouTube for makeup video tutorials with step-by-step instructions for makeup application.
YouTube is the most popular place for makeup tutorials. Many makeup artists have created and published a number of videos that inform beauty lovers on products and on looks for wear. Popular makeup vloggers, or video-loggers, include Michelle Phan, Kandee Johnson, From Head to Toe, Emma Pickles, Mystique and many more. Their makeup videos cover everything including product reviews, makeup advice and beauty tutorials, and some even go so far as covering outfit advice and daily hygiene for cleaner skin.
You can also find very informative beauty guides on popular fashion magazine sites like Vogue and Cosmopolitan and on makeup retailer sites like Sephora. For teenagers, there are sites like Seventeen that offer articles and videos about makeup. There are also other sites like DailyMakeover and independent blogs about makeup and beauty that are very resourceful for newbies.