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How 4 Real Brides Changed Their Health and Beauty Routines Pre-Wedding

I had been engaged for about three days when Facebook served me the first of many pre-wedding workout program advertisements. There were still some …

Skin Care

I'm Convinced These Acid-Based Products Helped Fade My Dark Spots

Is it just me, or does the thought of putting acid on your skin sound really scary? Not kidding, the thought of lathering acid on my face felt …

Skin Care

The Ultimate Dermatologist-Recommended Routine for Dry Skin

If you have dry, dehydrated skin, you know that finding the perfect dry skincare routine can mean the difference between a flaky, tight-feeling …

Skin Care

8 Priceline Products We Always Go Back to

Ah, Priceline. It boasts some of Team Byrdie's all-time favourite affordable skincare, makeup, and haircare brands. We mean, it's basically a vortex …

Skin Care

7 Products We All Unanimously Agree Are Amazing

We go through a ton of products—each one tailored to our specific skin types, tones, and needs. But every once in a while a product comes along that …

Skin Care

Sheena Yaitanes of Kosås Shares Her Routine and Why She's "Stronger Than Ever"

<i>Welcome to</i> Beauty Diaries<i>, an exciting new series in which our favourite beauty bosses share their weekly beauty and wellness rituals for an intimate</i> …

Skin Care

I Tried Lancôme's Buzzy Waterproof Mascara and Didn't Recognise My Own Lashes

<i>As beauty editors, we get bombarded with a ton of new products every day (we know—tough life). Reviewed</i> <i>is a series where we report on some of the</i> …

Makeup

6 Blushes That Look Even Cooler on Your Eyes

Generally speaking, I'm not much of a rule follower when it comes to beauty products. If I'm inspired to do so, I'll chuck the instructions and …

Makeup

11 Haircuts You Should Try Before You Die—According to Celebrity Hairstylists

If you knew you were going to die tomorrow (think <i>The Last Holiday</i> but expedited) and had the opportunity to sit in the chair of one of the industry's …

This Sydney PR Leader Shares Her Bedtime Skincare Routine

In our Instagram edition of #ByrdieBedtime, we take a glimpse into the nightly beauty routines of some of our favourite Australian women. This week, …

Skin Care

19 Wedding Hairstyles Celebrity Stylists Think Are Timeless

Everyone cares about the wedding outfit. It’s arguably the star of the show on your special day, and that probably won’t ever change. But after …

Hair

How to Transform Dull Skin Into Glowing, Dewy Instagram Skin

Ever look in the mirror and think that your skin just looks <i>blah</i>? First, same. Second, you're probably dealing with dull skin, and luckily there is a …

Skin Care

6 Supplements for Beating Jet Lag Everyone Should Travel With

If you ask me, travelling as much as possible equates to living your fullest life. Who doesn't want to see the world every chance they get? But as …

Sleep

Exclusive: Getting Ready With Nina Dobrev for the Teen Choice Awards

Sure, we love poring over the countless beauty looks a glittering celeb-studded red carpet has to offer, but what about all the work that goes into …

Emily Ratajkowski on Feminism, Married Life, and Instagram vs. Reality

When I step out onto the patio of Emily Ratajkowski's suite at Chateau Marmont in West Hollywood, the just-turned-27 model is already standing to …

Emily Ratajkowski

This 2-Minute Facial Massage Technique Literally Changed the Shape of My Face

The best facial of my life involved no extractions. There were no lasers, no microdermabrasion machines, and no high-tech tools or showy face masks. …

Skin Care

These Are the Key Differences Between the Keto Diet and the Whole30 Diet

A few weeks ago I attended an event. There were people milling about and cocktails and hors d'oeuvres circling the crowd. Above the music, I heard …

Weight Loss

I Tried a Ton of Makeup Sponges, and This One Reigns Supreme

The internet is an amazing place: It's filled with videos of cute puppies as well as videos of people using condoms to apply their foundation. (What …

The 5 Moisturisers That Allow Me to Push Back My Botox Appointments

While one of our 33-year-old contributors has chosen to abstain from Botox (check out her favourite wrinkle-smoothing serums), this 28-year-old has …

Skin Care

I Lived Like a Swiss Girl for a Week, and It Changed My Approach to Beauty

Travelling used to overwhelm me: the idea of spending a lot of money, stressing out over an itinerary, figuring out transportation—the works. But <i>now</i> …

Hot Off the Press: Chrissy Teigen's Shimmery New Becca Collection Is Here

Last year Chrissy Teigen teamed up with Becca Cosmetics on a palette and broke the internet when she said at the launch, "Everything about me is fake …

Makeup

All the Products Patrick Ta Uses to Give Kim K. Shockingly Perfect Foundation

I once had the honour of having Patrick Ta, our patron saint of glam, do my makeup. I was, quite literally, touched by an angel and left feeling …

Makeup

How to Stop Waking Up With "Pillow Face" Every Morning (It's Possible)

Every morning starts out in pretty much the same way. I wake up, scroll through my phone (don't judge me), and get out of bed. I walk across the room …

Skin Care

This Makeup Artist-Approved Hack Shrinks Pimples Overnight

Beauty disasters often strike at the worst of times. But like peak hour traffic and taxes, copping a pimple the day before a big event is a fact of …

Skin Care

Sisley's High-Tech Moisturiser Makes My Skin Look Like an Actual Baby's

<i>As beauty editors, we get bombarded with a ton of new products every day (we know—tough life).</i> <b>Reviewed</b> <i>is a series where we report on some of the best</i> …

Skin Care

The Psychology of the Sunday Scaries (and How to Deal With Them)

<i>Welcome to our series</i> #SaveOurSundays, <i>where we tackle the Sunday scaries and anxieties about the workweek head on. Check back every week to learn how</i> …

This Product Replaced Every Single Foundation I Own

When it comes to foundation, I generally have a clear idea of what I like in mind. I'm fond of lightweight products that offer a slightly dewy, …

Makeup

This Iconic Aussie Makeup Brand Is All Team Byrdie Can Talk About

Byrdie's editorial team has the rare privilege of trying dozens and dozens of makeup products every month, which has led us to become pretty (ok, …

Beauty

Running for Beginners: How to Start If You're a Total Newbie

Have you ever tried to take up running? We have, and let us tell you it's not as simple as it looks. To properly run, you need good gear, correct …

Exercise

9 Easy On-the-Go Hairstyles for Naturally Curly Hair

If you have curly hair, odds are that you either embrace it wholeheartedly or wish to the hair gods that it were different. After all, curls are a …

Hair