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7 Super-Scary Stories That Will Make You Wanna Sleep With the Lights On

Warning: These are legit terrifying so please read with caution.<p>Over at Reddit's r/nosleep, they're collecting the best (read: most terrifying) scary stories for All Hallow's Eve, and they are <i>not</i> for the faint of heart. You've been warned; these stories are scary AF and probably not suitable …

11 Ways You're Removing Your Makeup Wrong

Don't worry, there's still hope.<p>Chances are you think you know how to remove your makeup and wash your face. But guess what? You might just be doing it all wrong. Here are 11 ways you're cleaning your face incorrectly.<p><b>1. You're not removing your makeup at all.</b> By now you know that skipping this …

Chocolate Truffle Cupcakes

My birthday was last week and I started on a quest to make Chocolate Truffle Cupcakes inspired by a rich chocolate cupcake I had at Panera. These …

Food

Here's What Disney Villains Would Look Like in Real Life

Still so villainous!<p>If you've ever wondered how some of your beloved Disney baddies would look in real life, you're in luck. Jirka Väätäinen, the Finnish illustrator who brought you Disney princesses and princes in real life, is back with all-new, gorgeous illustrations of Disney villains …

The Best Chocolate Cake Recipes You'll Ever Make

It's always a good time for chocolate cake. You don't need to wait for a holiday or birthday to have an excuse to bake one up. Chocolate cake has the ability to make so many people happy -- the cake lover, the chocoholic, the sweet tooth -- that it will never lead you astray. Choosing to bake …

Dessert

Which Mascara Wand Will Work Magic?

1/7<p><b>Dual-Sided</b><p>If you are one of those people constantly searching for your eyebrow comb to separate your lashes, this wand is will be a real …

The New Makeup Multitaskers to Put on Your Radar

It?s always a bonus when you can find beauty products that do the work of several in just one tube, tool or compact. Once you come across something …

6 Features Men Can't Resist, According to Science

Looks like decoding what men want is easier than we thought. In a study featured on <i>Redbook,</i> researchers found that men find fertile-looking women …

An Insider’s Guide to Looking Good in Wedding Photos

Being a bride is a little bit like being famous for a day: There will be hair and makeup, a beautiful dress, and paparazzi (i.e., the wedding photographer) who will follow you everywhere you go. That last part—being photographed all night long—can be daunting. But getting gorgeous wedding pictures …

47 Lazy-Girl Beauty Hacks Everyone Should Know

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Find out which subtle tattoo you should get based on your zodiac sign

9 Sagittarius<p><b>Tattoo best suited: Arrow on your finger</b><p>As a Sagittarius, you know what you want to do, what you are going to become and other’s …

5 Best Tips for Growing Your Hair Out

Share This:<p>Do you dream of having long, flowing hair? You can get luscious locks in less time than you think. Skip the extensions and grow out your …

Hair Care

10 easy fixes for when your make-up goes wrong

Extra shine on face or no time to shape brows? Groom yourself in no time by opting for these easy beauty fixes. Aakriti Kochar, beauty and make-up …

Makeup

You've Never Seen Disney Princesses Look Like This Before

This is the stuff nightmares are made of.<p>For Halloween this year, makeup artist Shonagh Scott reimagined your favorite Disney princesses as victims of tragic events that were inspired by the original story lines. If that sounds creepy, that's because it is, but Halloween is creepy too, so it all …

What Kylie Jenner Does With Her Mascara is Both Weird and Genius

You're going to love this trick.<p>When you apply mascara, you probably try not to get it on your skin and to keep the product on your lashes only. And …

Cat Eye Makeup Just Got Way Easier, Thanks To This Genius Product

Classic, timeless and sexy are all adjectives we'd used to describe the cat eye. It can also be pretty intimidating to the amateur makeup wearer. While we've spent countless hours in front of the bathroom mirror attempting to create the perfect cat eye, à la Sophia Loren and Nina Simone, it seems …

Makeup

Finally, the Right Way to Curl Your Hair With a Straightener

You might have been doing it wrong before.<p>If you roll your eyes at the thought of curling your hair with a flat iron, claiming "it's just too hard to do," this step-by-step tutorial (and video!) by celebrity hairstylist and Scünci ambassador Laura Polko will help you perfect the technique.<p><b>1. Spritz</b> …

Hair

29 Women Share The Life-Changing Beauty Tips They Got From Mom

Turns out, mom does know some things.

Skin Care

21 Photos That Are Way Too Real For Makeup Addicts

Wake up and makeup.

Benefit LASHtastic Mascara Sampler

Three terrific mascaras to enhance any eye lashes adding volume and curl and length. I used them together to achieve my perfect eye lash look without …

Watch This Woman Try on 100 Years of Halloween Costumes in 3 Minutes

That Minnie Mouse costume though.<p>It's time for another one of those "100 Years of..." beauty and fashion trends videos the Internet is so in love with right now. This time it's a Halloween edition, courtesy of Mode. The video looks at a century's worth of costumes for women and the results vary …

18 Insane Acne Transformations That Prove The Power Of Makeup

*bows down*<p>Hey, we're not saying you <i>should</i> cover up your face, but if you want tips, let these ladies be your guide.

How To Create The Perfect Cat Eye in 4 Steps

Apologies to the red lip and smoky eye, but a well-executed cat eye is the most versatile makeup look of all time (sorry, had to pull a Kanye there). …

Adam Levine Met the Girl Who Was Heartbroken Over His Marriage and It Got Awkward

She was terrified of him.<p>You might remember Mila as the little girl who was absolutely devastated after learning that Adam Levine was married. "Nooooooo!!!! No, he didn't, mommy!" she cries in the video, speaking for all of us.<p>On Friday, little Mila and her mother appeared on <i>The Ellen DeGeneres …

Adam Levine

You Need to See the Jaw-Dropping Braids This Mom Gives Her Daughters

Many parents would probably consider successfully packing a lunch while half-asleep an impressive accomplishment. And honestly, it is. But should you be interested in stepping up your kid-hairstyling game, we found some killer inspiration. Beth Belshaw, a hairstylist in the U.K., sends her …

Hairstyling

These Celebrities Look Totally Different in Their Yearbook Photos

No one looks good on photo day—not even famous people. Yes, before celebrities had hair and makeup teams, they looked just as disheveled as the rest of we mere mortals when they showed up for their yearbook pictures back in their school days. Want proof?<p>Check out Ariana Grande. Noticeably absent? …

Amanda Bynes

This At-Home Product Removes Hair Permanently After 7 Uses

1/16<p>Specifically designed for blow-drying, this aluminum-plated flat brush helps to retain heat, cutting blow-dry time in half while the plate works …

Hair

This Eyelash Curler Is So Good You Don’t Need Mascara

What if we said there was an eyelash curler that was so legit you wouldn’t even need to wear mascara after using it? What if we said it could even be dubbed the eyelash curler of the future thanks to its super sleek design and one-of-a-kind, made-for-you fit? What if we said it was created …

Makeup