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A dermatologist explains why buying eye cream is a waste of money

<i>Reduce Under Eye Bags and Puffiness!</i><p><i>Fade Away Those Dark Circles and Rings!</i><p><i>Wipe Away Fine Lines and Wrinkles Around Your Eyes!</i><p>Those are the slogans you're likely to find plastered on eye creams sold in department stores, local pharmacies, and online. And although many of us want to know how to …

Why You Should Consider a Japanese Beauty Routine

The products are unbelievable.<p>In the imagination of the American beauty hound, France has its effortless, tousled-hair It girls and Korea has its effort<i>ful</i>, snail-powered, bazillion-step skincare routine. But Japan, for the most part, has been less of a cultural beauty brand. (Well, at least …

Skin Care

18 Beauty Buys to Pick Up on Your Next Whole Foods Run

We’re all about finding beauty in unexpected places. That’s why our latest obsession also happens to be our go-to for groceries. Whole Foods is known for their tough quality standards for food, but it turns out they’re just as thorough when it comes to their beauty department. They banned at least …

A Running List of the Instagram-Famous Makeup Brands You Need to Know

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may …

Beauty

Clinics Aim For Fear-Free Vet Visits For Nervous Pets

One busy morning at the Seaford Veterinary Medical Center in Yorktown, Va., two cats brought in by their owner waited in their carriers in the lobby because all of the exam rooms were filled with animals.<p>These two were nervous creatures, what the center's hospital director, Lowrey Reynolds, told me …

10 Genius Beauty Products From Ulta That Are Truly Worth the Hype

When you buy any beauty product — be it for your hair, face, or body — you expect it to work. Duh! These are products that give you noticeable results; they work ridiculously well. Thankfully, Ulta carries many of the things we're talking about. We rounded up the ultimate must-have items you need …

Five rad and random things I found this week

The end-of-week dispatch from PopSci's commerce editor. Vol. 17.<p>My job is to find cool stuff. Throughout the week I spend hours scouring the web for things that are useful or fun or ridiculously cheap. Often times, these choices coalesce into a guide of like items—for example, items for staying …

30 New Beauty Buys Coming to Sephora This Month

Right after birthdays, lunch breaks, and VIB points splurges, the start of a new season is the perfect time to spend an hour (or three) in Sephora. This month's trending goodies...

21 Affordable Beauty Buys Celebrities Swear By

In researching for this piece, we went deep into celebrity Instagram. We took a long, hard look into the abyss, and came up with one realization: Celebrities <i>hardly ever</i> do their...

The Best Ramen in Tokyo

Suzuran<p>1-7-12 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku<p><b>Order:</b> Kakuni Tanmen<p>If there’s a New York-born Jewish guy who knows his Tokyo ramen, it’s Ivan Orkin. He lived in the …

Here's how one beauty writer uses liquid drops to get an ethereal glow

When it comes to beauty, my DIY ethos is robust. I cut and dye my own hair with flagrant disregard for the professionals, and I’ll happily glue …

This combination of MAC products will give you the glowiest skin ever

The makeup artist-approved mixture guarantees good skin<p>If you're a MAC makeup fan, pleeease do yourself a favour and go follow their senior artist, Dominic Skinner, on Instagram. Not only is his feed packed with oh-so pretty makeup looks and cool new product swatches, but his snappy Instagram …

The Best No-Makeup Makeup Products for a Natural Look

45 Nail Polishes to Get You Through the Summer

Even on those scorching, 100-degree-plus days when your look can best be described as least-amount-of-clothing-possible with a side of frizz, you can keep your cool with two things: a good manicure and a good pedicure (OK, and maybe also a braid). Here, the 30 nail colors you need to look polished …

Yves Saint-Laurent

10 Wellness Must-Haves to Look and Feel Your Best This Summer

Swimsuit season is here, which means it's time to get yourself into a summery state of mind. For that, try one of Uma's wellness oils, which promise to energize like that double shot of espresso you gave up last summer for a matcha latte. In between HIIT and yoga classes, swirl on Yuni's muscle …

7 Nail Polishes That Last Without Chipping

While it’s tempting to go for that gel manicure — guaranteed to remain glossy and intact for two to three weeks — for those that prefer to avoid the …

Red Carpet

The 9 Best Tinted Moisturizers for Summer Skin

Summer is the ideal time to go the au natural route with your beauty routine. Forget foundation (it’s all about lightweight formulas that let our skin breathe), and don’t even think about breaking out those hair tools (embrace air-dried styles, y’all), because this season, less is more. Tinted …

10 setting mists that will make any make-up budge-proof

The monsoons bring a number of nuisances into your daily life and make many simple tasks more complicated than they should be. Making sure the rain …

Monsoons

If your hair colour fades too soon, this is what you’re doing wrong

Whether it’s a sunny day or you’re off on a beach holiday, protecting your hair from the harsh rays of the sun is something most of us forget to …

Hair

6 Solid Perfumes to Bring on Your Summer Vacation

Even when you’re on vacation, you want to smell like you. Unfortunately, packing delicate perfume bottles in your travel bag is not always the safest bet. Luckily, many of our favorite scents come in solid perfumes so you can easily pop them in your carry-on, beach bag, or clutch for all your …

10 Natural Beauty Brands Creating Better-for-You Products

Beauty tends to get a bad rap for being superficial. And while we can’t deny that beauty is about looking good, it's also about feeling good—which is …

This French volcanic facial spray will make you feel like Coco Chanel

Everyone wants to channel the lady who made the phrase “A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous” infamous, and there’s a very simple way to …

You Have To See What's Inside Drew Barrymore's Medicine Cabinet

Ever wish you could be a fly on the wall of a movie star's life? Not only would it be the most decadent wall around — probably alongside an original …

32 Unexpected Beauty Hacks You'll Wish You'd Known About Sooner

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This Korean Toner Trick Will Give You the Glowing Skin of Your Dreams

Imagine bouncy, radiant skin that’s plumped up with hydration—you know, the kind of skin glow you want to keep forever after a 90-minute intensive …

15 Of The Top Beauty Products That Launched At Ulta In 2016

If you really want to stay up on the hottest beauty products, Ulta is the place to go. The retailer carries some of the best prestige and salon-only …

Makeup

9 Breakfast Recipes to Make on Christmas Morning

<i>All December long, we're bringing you the recipes, tips and tricks you need to</i> <i>Feast your way through the holidays</i><i>, no matter how you celebrate the</i> …

The 13 Biggest Packing Mistakes, According to Frequent Flyers

With holiday travel season comes the inevitable task of packing everything you need for a number of days in a tiny suitcase and hoping you didn't …