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10 Free Apps That Will Change How You Decorate

From the editors of HouseBeautiful.com, the best, free home makeover tools for your phone.<p><b>1) ColorSchemer</b> Inspired by a photo you took? Create your own color palettes from these photos and save and share them with other COLOURlovers members. Tap the built-in color wheel to explore different shades …

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9 essentials for the perfect fall refresh

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The best fall booties under $100

Tired Of The Cat Eye? Try This Liner Trick Instead

The cat-eye effect has reigned supreme in recent months, but it looks like there's a new liner trick in town.<p>At Kate Spade's Spring 2015 presentation, MAC Cosmetics artistic director Lyne Desnoyers turned to what she called an "extremely black and graphic eyeliner" to balance out the collection's …

Tips to Fix Your Summer Skin Problems

Sun, salt and sweat can wreak havoc on your skin by the end of summer—here's how to get it in fighting condition before fall.<p><b>Problem:</b> The sun left your skin leathery, burned and peeling.<p><b>Solution:</b> We'll skip the lecture on sun protection, but seriously, what were you thinking? After treating the …

Skin Care

5 Private Islands You Can Rent

Why settle for a private swath of sand when you can have an entire island to yourself?<p>Why settle for a private swath of sand when you can have an entire island to yourself? <i>Via TownandCountryMag.com</i><p>Photograph courtesy of Musha Cay & the Islands of Copperfield Bay

10 ELLE Editors Discuss Their Favorite Drugstore Makeup and Beauty Products

Cheap and chic.<p>American drugstore beauty products are so exceptional that even super discerning French style insiders shop the aisles before heading home. For ELLE editors, drugstore beauty essentials are also celebrity favorites—from a lip favorite that came courtesy of Kerry Washington to a …

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7 Awesome August Beauty Buys Under $20

We still can't believe that it's already August. After the past few months spent soaking up sun at music festivals, the beach and outdoor restaurants, our hair and skin need major TLC.<p>Luckily, there are awesome new products under $20 that will not only fix common summer beauty woes, but give your …

The 10 Best Nail Colors To Try This Fall

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The Best Beauty and Makeup Apps

From virtually trying on makeup to appointing a hairstylist to your doorstep, these are the apps you'll want to make space for on that shiny new device.<p><b>1)</b> <b>GlamScout</b><p>The next time you go gaga over a gorgeous lip or smoky shadow look in your favorite magazine, snap a photo and upload it to Glamscout. …

Beauty

The Beauty App That Changed My Life: Stash

<i>In this series, ELLE.com will feature an app that we feel is changing the lives of women in some way. Sometimes they'll be serious, sometimes they'll be fun, but they'll always be innovative, exciting, and attention-grabbing--and of course, apps that we ourselves are itching to use.</i><p>Beauty lovers, …

How to Finally Master Contouring in 4 Easy Steps

Class is in session with Miss Fame of RuPaul's Drag Race.<p>No matter how many unblended Kontour selfies Kim K. posts, I am unable to follow her and my contour skills remain abysmal, resulting in a chin-strap of bronzer along my jawline. While resident makeup mother Kurtis Dam-Mikkelsen, also known as …

Makeup

The Ultimate Packing List For College

Photo credit: Blend Images / Eric Raptosh Photography / The Huffington Post<p>It's August, which means it's nearly time to go back to school. And for lots of people, that school is brand new.<p>As college freshmen, you're in a <i>fresh</i> environment. The world is your canvas and you can pretty much do whatever …

20 Nude Polishes For Every Skintone

The best neutral polishes for a chic, goes-with-everything mani.<p>"In the same way that a nude pump elongates the legs, a nude fingernail makes the hands look lengthened, feminine, and clean," says celebrity manicurist Michelle Saunders. Selecting the right one, however, can be a challenge. Here, the …

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10 Beauty Products Every Woman Should Have By 30

For the first few decades of your life, a laissez-faire beauty routine is all you need. Nows the time to take a more grown-up approach with a few easy adds.<p>For the first few decades of your life, a laissez-faire beauty routine is all you need. Now's the time to take a more grown-up approach with a …

Beauty

The Sweaty Girls' Guide To Summer Dressing

If you're anything like us, you're a sweaty mess in the summer. It's hotter than hell outside and if you can't spend your days in a bikini next to a pool and a fan, then you're SOL.<p>Well, not <i>exactly</i>. There are some tips and tricks that will help even the sweatiest of girls get dressed. From avoiding …

Lauren Conrad: Get the Recipe for My DIY Two-Ingredient Miracle Mask

<i>Lauren Conrad is today’s InStyle.com guest editor! Check back throughout the day for exclusive content straight from the lifestyle guru herself. Go</i> …

The Lipstick Shades Bazaar Editors Can't Live Without

Bazaar editors share the one lipstick shade they're constantly re-applying.<p>Just like a fabulous pair of shoes, there's nothing a great lipstick can't fix. It can transform your look from day to night, take attention away from that little blemish, or simply brighten your face. In honor of National …

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3 Steps to the Perfect Red Lip

Photo: Katie Friedman<p>Nothing says icon like a signature red lip—think Marilyn Monroe, Madonna, Gwen Stefani. It exudes a sense of power and sexiness at the same time and will always be in vogue. But you don't have to be a superstar to pull off the crimson pout. A bold pop of red will up the sex …

You've Probably Never Flown With North America's Friendliest Airlines

We spend a lot of time hating on airlines: passengers whine that the food is nasty, the luggage gets lost, and the flight attendants are grumpy and grouchy.<p>But if you're busy dissing airlines, it's probably because you're not flying the right ones.<p>The World Airline Awards recently named the …

Best Celebrity Beauty Secrets

What can you learn from Angelina, Gwyneth, and Lupita? Makeup, hair, and skin pros reveal the techniques they rely on to create stunning red-carpet looks.<p><b>MAKEUP ESSENTIALS</b><p><b>Everyone needs primer</b> The secret to Charlize Theron's flawless complexion: primers (yes, plural). At this year's Oscars, …

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16 Makeup Tricks Every Woman Should Know

From the editors of Cosmo.com, quirky beauty hacks to make getting ready easier.<p><b>1. Turn a pencil eyeliner into a gel formula with the help of a match or lighter.</b><p>Hold your black, green, burgundy, etc., kohl eye pencil (which typically creates a thin, harder to apply line), under the flame for …