Jaclyn Adams

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How To: The Double-French Mani

French tips will always be a classic, but the same old same old can get boring. And the French is easy to update! Right now, we're loving the …

Your Must-Have Fall Lipstick

One morning a few weeks ago, my stylish co-worker Amelia sauntered past my desk and waved hello—and her lipstick caused me to do a bonafide …

Nail Polish Application 101

Back when I was in high school my mom and I would go to the nail salon every two weeks for a mani, and once a month we’d include a pedi. It’s one of …

5 Ways To Inspire Others

As a trainer, a big part of my job is to motivate and inspire my clients. It’s my job to help them reach their goals and transform their lives. Over …

Touch-up Before Takeoff: Beauty Vending Machines Are in Your Airport

Swimsuits, purses, even shoes. It seems you can get a lot more than just tampons and a Snickers bar in vending machines nowadays. The latest …

Do-Gooder Gift Guide: Beauty Products That Give Back

In October, Lancôme announced the return of its National Génefique Day, a company-wide initiative that donates $7 for every bottle of Génefique …

A Non-Drying, Matte-Finish, Must-Have Gloss

BITE Beauty, a natural brand, recently debuted its new Cashmere Lip Cream ($28), and I’m already obsessed. In the package, it looks like another lip …

Do or Don't? A Cat-Eye THIS Dramatic, Like Jena Malone's

When it comes to makeup, the cat-eye is the new pants—but is there a point at which this reborn-classic eye makeup shape gets a little too dramatic for your taste? Case in point: the extreme black cat-eye Jena Malone wore to last night's <i>Hunger Games: Catching Fire</i> screening in NYC.<p>If I might chime …

What Your Toothbrush Says About Your Love Life

Three writers tackle the romantic significance of a seemingly mundane toiletry.<p>A brush with love.<p><b>1.</b><p>Although a diamond has become associated with the highest level of commitment in a relationship, there is another, more modest symbol that deserves attention: the toothbrush.<p>Because it's this object …

If You're Looking for Holiday Beauty Inspiration, Here's A Festive Makeup No-Brainer

When in doubt when it comes to holiday makeup, you can always count on this idea seen here on English singer/actress Pixie Lott:<p>Toss on a red dress and some matching red lipstick. Such a simple, easy, timeless look, but there's something so very winter-y-holiday about it. It makes you think of …

A New Subscription Sampling Box Just Hit the Scene...and It's FREE

There are monthly subscription boxes for pretty much every category now. (Just last week I told you about Bergamot, a new fragrance subscription box.) But a new one just launched and it's completely different from all the rest—because it's free. Yup. FREE.<p>Here's how it works: You sign up at …

Rock Star Off-Duty: Carly Rae Jepsen's Winning Look From Styled to Rock

<i>Here it is, ladies and gents—the winning look!</i><p>*On last night's episode of Styled to Rock, contestants were challenged create an off-duty look for singer Carly Rae Jepsen. Our very own fashion news editor, Rajni Lucienne Jacques, was a judge on the show!<p>Here, Carly Rae takes us through a day in the …

Meet the Big Cats You Can Help Rescue With the Body Shop's Dragonfruit Lip Butter

From now until next August, the Body Shop will be donating money from the sales proceeds of its super-yummy Dragon Fruit Lip Butter to three nonprofits—Sprout Up, an organization dedicated to providing environmental education in public schools; WeStopHate, which is committed to emboldening youth; …

6 Makeup Bags Perfect for Travel

Next week we celebrate Thanksgiving and Hanukkah, which means the holiday season is officially here. For a lot of people, that means six weeks of traveling hither and yon to see family and friends. Whether it's walking a few blocks or taking a cross-country flight, chances are you'll be going</i> …

The 5 Most Awesome Hair, Makeup, and Nail Looks of the Week (Which Is Your Favorite?)

Every week we take a peek back at the best of the hair, makeup, and nail looks we saw on the blog, and this one is no different. Here's the cream of the crop:<p>Which is your fave?

Kirsten Dunst Went Out This Weekend With the Cutest Two-Second Hair Idea

White bobby pins are about to become your new must-have, ladies. Kirsten Dunst made them look so cute at the* Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues* Australia premiere over the weekend.<p>They're just tucked in to the side there in no particular pattern, but that's what's cute about it. It's like a …

Ashlee Simpson Has Really Been Glamming it Up Lately—Check Out Her Daring Hair and Makeup Looks

I didn't realize I'd been missing Ashlee Simpson until she started popping up at events this month looking steal-the-red-carpet glamorous. Just look at a couple of her hair and makeup choices—starting with the burgundy eyeshadow she wore to an event on Nov. 12.<p>Pinkish shimmering makeup all around …

Dancing With the Stars Has a New Mirrorball Champion! Come See All the Behind-the-Scenes Photos!

Tom Bergeron, if I ever have a heart attack, I'm blaming it on you. Those last couple minutes of tonight's <i>Dancing With the Stars</i> is enough to take 10 years off my life (yes, I know I take this show a little too seriously). So who is dancing on the ceiling right now with their new Mirrorball …

10 Pairs of Cute Snow Boots to Help You Survive Any Winter Storm

Now that you've figured out what type of coat you're sporting this season you'll need snow boots to match. Finding a chic pair can prove to be fairly hard, but I've found 10 cute options worth wearing.<p><b>Which pair is your favorite? What kind of shoes do you tend to wear to get through majorly cold</b> …

10 Twitter Accounts for Juicy Celeb Gossip

Twitter Accounts for Juicy Celeb Gossip<p>1. Celebrity News<p>2. Harvey Levin<p>3. Kari Mozena<p>4. Nikki Finke<p>5. Jessica Radloff<p>6. Bonnie Fuller<p>7. Bobby …

Exclusive Listen: The Voice Season 4 Winner Danielle Bradbery Premieres Her Newest Single With Us!

Danielle Bradbery is having quite the November. Consider this: The season-four winner of <i>The Voice</i> is releasing her debut album today, she recently performed at the Grand Ole Opry, CMT just announced she'll be the newest addition to its <i>Next Women of Country</i> franchise, and she performed on <i>Heart of</i> …

Is Instagram Fashion Envy a Real Thing? Survey Says Young People Suffer From "Insta-Envy"

Have you ever bought anything you saw a celebrity wear…on Instagram?<p>Check this out: According to results from a recent survey by youth charity vInspired—a nonprofit dedicated to helping people find volunteer opportunities—half of young adults, ages 16 to 25, will spend on average $160 a month …

15 Pairs of Stud Earrings You Can Wear Every Day

If you're anything like me when it comes to earrings, you're kind of lazy. Sure, Jennifer Lawrence is definitely a source of inspiration, but as of right now I rarely change my earrings and rely on cute studs that I can wear every single day, in any environment. In search of a new pair, I stumbled …

That Time Cindy Crawford Taught Harry Styles and Liam Payne How to Walk a Runway

Just in case you missed it, supermodel Cindy Crawford joined One Direction hotties Liam Payne and Harry Styles for 1D Day this Saturday—for anyone who's not as <i>obsessed</i> with One Direction as, ahem, we are, 1D Day featured an epic seven-hour One Direction live stream straight from L.A.—and guess what …

Urban Decay Releases Naked3 Palette, Tips for How to Wear It

You guys, I have some major beauty news. Anyone who is a fan of perfect neutral eyeshadow palettes knows about Urban Decay's cult favorites Naked and Naked2. Well, the company just launched Naked3 ($52) and it is GORGEOUS. (And popular. The first batch of 17,000 palettes sold out in a few hours, …

Whitney Port's Engagement Ring: The First Decent Photos Are In—and It's Gorge!

I passed on the first blurry pics of Whitney Port's engagement ring, but she just shared a clear pic, and it's super pretty! (We learned last week that the former <i>Hills star recently got engaged to Tim Rosenman</i>.) Check it out.<p>Looks to me like a 2.5- to 3-carat oval diamond on a micropave band; I'm …

What a Novel Idea: 10 Secrets to Becoming a Great Writer

Welcome to NaNoWriMo! No, it's not a new animal at the zoo and has nothing to do with Movember. NaNoWriMo, short for National Novel Writing Month, is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing, where participants work toward the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel in <i>30 days</i>. We'd like …

Don't Be Afraid of Facial Oils! Your Glowy-Skin Guide

Have you been wary of trying facial oils? Here's how to use them the <i>right</i> way:<p>1. To boost radiance: L'Oréal Paris Age Perfect Glow Renewal Facial Oil, a.k.a. Doutzen's go-to ($25, ) 2. To get a glow: Dior Capture Totale Oil Sérum ($145, ) 3. To calm redness: Bobbi Brown Soothing Cleansing Oil ($42, …

Relive 18 Things That Happened to You in High School With One Direction's New Album

On one hand, it's a shame that Thanksgiving has become the go-to time to run into people from high school, because looking good and stuffing one's face with stuffing doesn't exactly mix. On the other hand, I've always kind of loved it: knowing that everyone's back in town, driving their parents' …

The 20 Best Songs That Represent Fall 2013

As snow starts to fall and holiday displays are going up in stores everywhere, it's clear that winter has arrived. But how is that possible when we haven't carved the turkey yet—or, in the case of my vegan parents, sliced the celebration loaf (Don't ask. It's as ridiculous as it sounds)? Apparently …