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The $10 Brow Gel That Works Like Celeb-Loved Microblading

Microblading may have taken over Hollywood—but it's still a service most will avoid.<p>Besides being what is essentially eyebrow tattoos, the …

Beauty

People Think I’m Wearing Fake Lashes, But It’s Really Just Two Coats of This Mascara

I'll admit it: I have damn nice eyelashes. I've always gotten compliments on how long and curly they are from random passerby. As a result, I've …

Makeup

Let vitamin C under your skin for a firmer, brighter complexion

Katie Wright finds out why the experts are urging us to put ascorbic acid on our faces and not just eat it.<p>We all know vitamins are good for our …

Skin Care

The One Thing You Should Use Before Mascara for Even Longer Lashes

<i>This content originally appeared on Health.</i><p>Even on my most low-key, no-makeup makeup days, I rarely leave the house without swiping on mascara. …

Makeup

Benzoyl Peroxide vs. Salicylic Acid: Which One Do You Need When, Where, Etc.

For those like me who have had acne since the moment they hit puberty, two ingredients have become mainstays in our day to day skincare routines: …

Skin Care

The 15 Best Body Lotions and Moisturizers for Dry Skin

Aside from sun protection, moisturizer is arguably the most important element of any skin-care routine. "Moisturizer doesn't just add water back into your skin, it also traps in the water you already have to plump it up and protect it," Mona Gohara, a dermatologist at Yale University, previously …

Skin Care

The 6 Best Vitamins and Serums for Hair, Brow, and Nail Growth

Want stronger hair, nails, and brows? Here's your guide to the best vitamins, serums, shampoos, and other treatments that live up to their claims and …

Hair Care

Retinol 101: Here's Exactly How to Use It

If you're at all interested in skincare, I'll bet you've heard of retinol and retinoids before. Retinol isn't new, but it is a proven "wonder product" that reduces fine lines and wrinkles and improves the overall skin tone. However, with so many variations, product names, and percentages available, …

Skin Care

The Best Firming Neck Creams for Every Budget

<i>This gallery originally appeared on Southern Living. For more stories like it, visit southernliving.com.</i><p>If you’re not already using your favorite …

Skin Care

5 Makeup Mistakes That Are Actually Making You Look 5 Years Older

Makeup is great — but it's also only as good as your technique.<p>There are oodles of makeup hacks and tricks that can make your skin look more radiant, …

Makeup

Want Super-Smooth and Glowing Skin? Try DIY Microdermabrasion

Traditionally, microdermabrasion is performed in clinics. There are two main types to choose from: Crystal microdermabrasion uses a device that …

Skin Care

These Scents Are Hot Sex In A Bottle

We humans like to pretend we've evolved past our primordial caveman nature, but at the end of the day, we're just animals with skin-care routines and …

Beauty

31 Genius Products For Anyone Who Thinks They Suck At Doing Their Hair & Makeup

If you're anything like me, you'll agree that words like "contour" or "smoky eye" or "waterfall braid" mean one thing: minutes, maybe hours, of …

Hair

Vitamin C Serum Is Your Secret to Youthful-Looking Skin

The vitamin that makes your orange juice worth drinking also happens to be one the the most powerful players in skincare. Linked with brightening and …

Skin Care

Gwyneth Paltrow's latest wellness secret is surprisingly simple

It can prove hard to remember that Gwyneth Paltrow holds the title of an Oscar-winning actress, as the lifestyle guru often graces the headlines for her one-of-a-kind wellness tips and tricks.<p>From regular vaginal steams to apitherapy (AKA bee sting facials), the <i>Goop</i> mogul is no stranger to …

Beauty

A World-Famous Makeup Artist Taught Me This Life-Changing Makeup Rule

Plus, the three beauty products he thinks every woman should own.<p><b>Hannah Baxter:</b> “So, this is basically it. I like a lot of things that I can apply …

17 New Beauty Products for Healthy Skin

Each month, hundreds of new mascaras, creams, lipsticks and shampoos pour into the crowded beauty market. And each month, we do the hard work of …

3 Facial Treatments that Help Fade Hyperpigmentation and Dark Marks

• POPSUGAR<br>• Beauty<br>• Facials<p>Best Facials and Treatments for Dark Marks Hyperpigmentation<p>3 Facial Treatments that Help Fade Hyperpigmentation and Dark …

9 drugstore saviors for chapped skin and lips that celebrity experts adore

Get Stuff We Love<p>Subscribe to our newsletter.<p>SUBSCRIBE<p>With winter weather feeling like a deep freeze, our skin is suffering the consequences. Dry, cold air often leads to painfully chapped and irritated skin and lips. It's the worst!<p>While we can't do anything about the weather, we can protect our …

This Under-Eye Primer Your Secret to Always Looking Awake

Clocking in a full-night's sleep seems like an obvious fix for dark, puffy under-eye circles, but for many of us it doesn't matter if we only went 3 …

6 models share every single product they use to prep their skin for a photoshoot

Ever wonder how the models on your Instagram feed look so effortlessly fresh, glowy, and like they just stepped out of a Glossier ad? Is it just good luck and good genes? Or do they have a bathroom shelfie that'd make even skin guru Caroline Hirons jealous?<p>We asked six models to tell us every …

Skin Care

This Anti-Aging Serum Was Developed By Harvard Scientists—and I'm Obsessed With It

<i>This article originally appeared on Health. For more stories like it, visit health.com.</i><p>One of the many reasons why I love working in beauty? In …

Here’s the Best Eye Makeup for Your Eye Shape

It’s always difficult to tailor your makeup to your face shape or eye shape when you’re not <i>exactly</i> sure what that shape is. To make your life easier, …

Break the Cycle of Stress and Distraction by Using Your Emotional Intelligence

Being able to focus helps us succeed. Whether it’s focusing inward and attuning ourselves to our intuitions and values or outward and navigating the world around us, honing our attention is a valuable asset.<p>All too often though, our focus and attention get hijacked, leaving us feeling frazzled, …

12 Quotes from Star Wars Great Carrie Fisher That Will Inspire You to Push Forward Through The Galaxy

Carrie Fisher was a much bigger part of our culture than just Princess Leia. Her writing was also inspiring for many.<p>This week marks the release of the seventh movie in the Star Wars series, The Last Jedi. While the film is hotly anticipated, it is also a time of sadness. Carrie Fisher, who played …

How to Be More Productive Without Burning Out

Like many of my classmates, shortly after college, I joined the ranks of a top strategy and management consulting firm. I knew I was signing up for long hours, but the reality of that didn’t really sink until a few months in, when I asked for a vacation day to go to a friend’s wedding. My request …

The Better You Know Yourself, the More Resilient You’ll Be

When we think about “resilience,” we typically imagine bouncing back from major hardship. Management theorists have increasingly put forward a more nuanced definition, however: resilience as the ability to adapt to complex change. But in today’s world, that means the demand for resilience is almost …

Want to Get More Work Done? New Research Says You Should Ditch Your Co-Workers

Turns out it's not noise you hate when working, but who's making the noise.<p>"I don't understand how you can work in coffee shops every day. That would drive me crazy."<p>I've heard that from more people than I can count since starting my own business. It's gotten to the point where instead of making my …

How to Get the Most Out of Life--Even While Working Long Hours

It's amazing just how much higher you can keep your productivity and energy levels when you don't eat as many empty calories.<p>Whether you're an entrepreneur getting a new business up and running or you have a job that seasonally requires working long hours for weeks on end, there are times when …

Time Management

The 1 Thing Nobody Understands About Suffering (and How To Overcome It)

Hint: it's how you respond that matters most.<p>Everyone experiences suffering. No matter who you are--regardless of your identities, political affiliation, age, or income--you will suffer in this lifetime.<p>Physical pain. Mental anguish. Psychological torment. Excruciating emotional turmoil. In this …