Carina Perez

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These Will Be the Biggest Shirt Trends of Spring 2017

I think we can all agree that there's no better time to invest in some new tops than the start of spring. After a long winter huddled beneath a coat, …

Hairstylists Reveal the Best Hair Advice They Ever Received

Ask any hairstylist to give you hair-care or styling advice and they'll give you a mouthful of answers, but ask them to give you the best hair advice they ever received and the list is much, much shorter. Why? Stylists have heard it all, so asking them to pinpoint the best advice they've heard is …

This Supersimple Trick Will Make Your Hair Look Great in Photos

In case you missed it on Periscope this morning, hairstylist Chris McMillan stopped by the <i>Allure</i> beauty closet today. Armed with only a pair of scissors, a razor, and a blow-dryer, Living Proof's celebrity hairstylist gave editors flash makeovers and offered life-changing hair tips. And for one …

What Zendaya’s Defense of Her Curves on Instagram Adds to the Body-Shaming Conversation

Zendaya is the latest celebrity to speak out in defense of a woman’s real body. Last night, the 19-year-old Disney star took to Instagram to express her shock at a heavily Photoshopped image of her published in a recent magazine editorial. “These are the things that make women self-conscious, that …

16 Brilliant Wedding Day Hair Accessories

You’ve booked the perfect hairstylist, chosen wisely between a low chignon and brushed waves, but the thoughtful detail that will upgrade your wedding day hair from basic to meaningfully personal lies in a well-calculated hair accessory. Simply consider your wedding’s location and your dress: Does …

This Easy Trick Will Get Rid of Flyaways—Forever

When the legendary Chris McMillan cuts your hair, you take note of everything he says throughout the process, even if it seems insignificant. After all, this is the man who's behind Jennifer Aniston's infamous hair, as well as Kim Kardashian's gorgeous wedding hairstyle. So when one of our editors …

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The Style Trick That's Going to Save Your Hair This Winter

There's one thing you need to remember when you pull on your scarf and coat—and it's going to save your hair from becoming a knotty mess this winter.<p>"Tucking your hair into your sweater or shirt before you put on your coat is always a good idea," says hairstylist Nathaniel Hawkins. It saves your …

How to Do a Messy Bun

The Weekend Deep Clean

My mom used to say that she had children because she always wanted to have servants. And we were. She taught my brother, my sister and me how to …

41 Dollar-Store Hacks Every Parent Should Know About

If you've got a dollar, you can make your life easier.

22 Clever New Uses for Your Tools

We've all done it: When the right tool for the job isn't nearby-or doesn't exist-we do the best we can with what we've got. Here are examples of …

Want Better Skin? Make This Tiny Change

The skin-care advice delivered to me during a facial is typically some sort of overwhelmingly large lifestyle change ("Do you consume a lot of cheese and milk? Stop." "No more spicy food, ever." "Go gluten-free." "Cut soy."). So when Carrie Lindsey, a facialist at Shen Beauty in Brooklyn, told me …