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This New Mascara Tool Will Turn Lashes Into a Work of Art

Mascara is a makeup staple, but did you ever think of the day when there would be an entire lash tool kit, beyond a lash curler or makeup brush? The …

21 Foundation Hacks Every Woman Needs to Know

Life-changing ways to create an even complexion, conceal dark circles, hide zits, and more.<p><b>1. Apply your base makeup in this order: color correctors, foundation, concealer.</b> If you're getting fine lines just sitting there trying to figure out the order in which to apply your base makeup, here's a …

The Genius ‘All-Natural’ Way To Contour Your Face Without Makeup

The power of makeup shows a daring transformation【Video】

Why worry about surgery scars when you can just make(up) your worries away?<p>What is beauty? What are the physical characteristics that make someone …

Video Tutorials

A shaky final performance wraps up rough Olympics for Gabby Douglas

It was a rough return to the Olympics for Gabby Douglas.<p>Four years after becoming a global sensation at the 2012 Games in London, Douglas followed with a largely forgettable showing in Rio, which ended Sunday without a medal in the uneven bars competition.<p>Douglas’s final routine of her Olympics …

Olympic Moments: Usain Bolt and Simone Biles Make History and More

Gabby Douglas Fails to Medal During Women's Uneven Bars at 2016 Olympics

Gabby Douglas, the 2012 Olympic women's all-around gold-medal winner, finished seventh in the uneven bars competition at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday.<p>Russia's Aliya Mustafina won gold, the United States' Madison Kocian took home silver and Germany's Sophie Scheder earned …

Gymnastics

Olympic Women's Gymnastics 2016: Vault Medal Winners, Scores and Results

The United States' Simone Biles claimed a third gold medal of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday, trouncing the field in the women's vault final with a score of 15.966.<p>Russia's Maria Paseka claimed silver with 15.253, just edging Switzerland's Giulia Steingruber into third place after …

Gymnastics: Bullies are tormenting Douglas, says mother

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Bullies are ruining U.S. gymnast Gabby Douglas’s Olympic adventure by attacking her appearance, accusing her of being unpatriotic, and by mocking her with a mean-spirited nickname, “Crabby Gabby”, on social media, her mother told Reuters.<p>2016 Rio Olympics - Artistic …

Rio De Janeiro

American gymnasts won gold — and we're talking about the women's outfits?

<b>To the editor:</b> Athletic women are athletes first. After reading the front-page column on the U.S. women's gymnastics team ("U.S. women gymnasts are not only giants, they are golden," Aug. 9), where your writer informed us that the athletes are pixies, I eagerly turned to the "Rio 2016" section of …

Jeah, Ryan Lochte Really Was Robbed at Gunpoint at the Olympics

Yikes.<p>Ryan Lochte and three other swimmers were robbed at gunpoint in Rio on Saturday night, Lochte said. Conflicting reports were circulating on Sunday morning about the robbery, with Lochte's mom telling the media her son was robbed and the International Olympic Commission denying the reports.<p>But …

Olympic Officials Finally Figured Out A Way To Get Rid Of That Green Water

For the most part, the sports side of things at the Rio Olympics have been relatively free of controversy. While there have been some issues outside of the Games, like U.S. swimmer Ryan Lochte reportedly getting held up at gunpoint, the actual sports have been mostly fine.<p>We say “mostly” because …

Rio Olympics

Rio 2016: US Olympic medallists must pay tax on their medals

Some things are certain in life: Winning an Olympic medal is not one of them, but being taxed on it if you do is – at least for the American athletes …

Ryan Lochte, US Swimmers Investigation: Latest on Alleged Robbery at Gunpoint

Authorities in Brazil are investigating United States swimmer Ryan Lochte and his teammates Gunnar Bentz, James Feigen and Jack Conger regarding claims that Lochte was held up at gunpoint in Brazil, which he alleged on Aug. 14.<p>Continue for updates.<p>Lochte Speaks on Incident on 'Good Morning …

What Is That Little Sculpture Olympic Medalists Receive in Rio?

If you've noticed, it's replaced the traditional gift of flowers.<p>Have you noticed something funny about the medaling ceremonies at the Rio Olympics? No, not that Olympians bite their medals (that's nothing new), but something else entirely: medalists are not receiving bouquets of flowers anymore.<p>In …

You’ll Never Guess Why Olympic Swimmers Put Gelatin in Their Hair

The Olympic sport of synchronized swimming requires a lot of pure athleticism, and its emphasis on agility and grace in turn involves some special beauty considerations. Hair needs to stay out of the way during the routines, and makeup—which is a thing with the sport—presents its own special …