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The One Makeup Trend to Consider Ditching in 2017

While trends constantly ebb and flow in our fast-paced culture, the transition into the New Year always seems to brighten the spotlight on what we …

Beauty

Kat Von D Just Revealed 27 New Liquid Lipsticks, and We Can't Stop Staring at Them

Kat Von D has done it again. After releasing her limited-edition Everlasting Obsession clutch filled with 13 liquid lipsticks in September, she's back with more. <i>Way</i> more. On Thursday, she dropped the bomb that she was planning on releasing 25 new shades of her beloved Everlasting Liquid …

12 People Who Proved How Damn Powerful Makeup Is In 2016

More than just pretty faces.

Game of Thrones

St. Ives Apricot Scrub faces lawsuit for causing irritation

You might want to think twice before you use St. Ives Apricot Scrub again.<p>TMZ reports that two women have claimed using the scrub with crushed walnut shells "is unfit to be sold or used as a facial scrub."<p>Kaylee Browning and Sarah Basile say it is false advertising. The product says it's …

Kylie Cosmetics Royal Peach Palette: The Brand New Product Coming Soon (Update)

<b>Update (January 3, 2017 11:33 a.m. EST):</b> Before the ball dropped on Sunday, Kylie Jenner teased her first palette for 2017: the Kylie Cosmetics Royal Peach Palette. On Snapchat, she showed a peek at the outside of the compact, as well as a couple of its shimmery shades. However, it wasn't until …

7 Beauty Trends That Will Be *Out* in 2017

Even if we have to pry that brow pencil from your cold, dead hands.<p>In the age of Instagram, there's quite literally a new trend everyday. While some are built to last, others are more, um, <i>fleeting</i>. Here, find a quick and dirty guide to the hair and makeup looks that should stay in 2016...

Confessions of a Real Life Beauty Maximalist

I can’t find any numerical data on how many beauty products exist in the world right now, so I’m going to make a conservative estimate and say...39 bazillion. This is based on extremely scientific research: tipsy online shopping trips in which I fall headfirst into an existential crisis about …

Skin Care

The Best Instagram Beauty Trends of 2016

Social media means anyone who's handy with a Naked Palette has the potential to become a famous makeup artist. That's a good thing: We've see Instagram beauty trends travel across the internet and into major beauty companies all in the span of a year. The looks got bolder, and more of us were …

Beauty Trends

Clinique’s Latest Chubby Sticks Bring New Meaning To Coloring Outside The Lines

Peanut butter and jelly. Barack and Michelle. Face masks and wine. Don’t get us wrong, each of the aforementioned things — or people — are <i>lovely</i> on …

Business Development

We love all the sparkle and shine of this glitter strobing trend

There’s lots to celebrate when it comes to the New Year. And the best way to celebrate it all is with a lot of sparkle and shine. That’s why we’re so …

You Really Aren't As Unattractive As You Think You Are

As I'm sat here on a Thursday evening catching up with work, responding to emails from lovely ladies who have insecurities of how they look I had a …

7 Gross Things That Happen to Your Skin When You Sleep in Your Makeup

It's an actual nightmare.<p>On the most hectic days, sleep pulls rank over just about everything, including — but not limited to — food, laundry, literally anything on your to-do list, and certainly proper skincare. Because when you're super tired, it's damn near impossible to conjure up the energy to …

6 Beauty Trends That Are Definitely Over For 2017

2016 was the year of crazy beauty trends. From rainbow highlighters to the 100 layers challenge, the beauty community went a little wild this year. …

How low self-esteem can actually affect your appearance

From time to time, everyone has a morning in which nothing will go right: you wake up with pillow creases embedded in your skin, your hair just won't …

The 21 Most Influential Beauty Vloggers Of 2016

A deep dive into the beauty YouTubers that helped change the game this year.<p>A deep dive into the beauty YouTubers that helped change the game this …

So Those Might Not Be Blackheads on Your Nose After All

Before you go and write off the concept of pore strips completely, allow us to bring an idea to your mind. Maybe the reason you don’t see any gunk, …

CVS is expanding their beauty section and we are way too excited about this

We LOVE drugstore makeup! It used to be our go-to for high-end dupes. We have all seen the videos that save hundreds by switching brands. Drugstores …

5 Beauty Treatments NOT To Get If You're On Your Period

Scheduling beauty services, like manicures, pedicures, facials, and waxing, has become such a part of our daily lives that we typically don’t think …

Kylie Jenner’s Secret to Perfect Skin Costs $4

Give or take a few shades of contour, we all have the same picture of <b>Kylie Jenner</b> is our heads: perfectly sculpted cheekbones, complete with …

Beauty

I Tried the Gold Mask That Victoria's Secret Angels Are Obsessed With

And have *the* 24-karat selfie to prove it.<p><i>Ain't no glow like an Angel glow</i>. Having gone backstage at the 2016 Victoria's Secret show in Paris last month and seen said glows sans makeup, I can personally vouch for this. While yes, genetics are always in an Angel's favor, there was a new secret …

What Is Dry Conditioner? | Women's Health

Here’s how you use it: After applying dry shampoo to your scalp (if you are trying to combat excess grease), spray dry conditioner from the mid-section of the hair to the ends, Leanne explains. Use dry conditioner on its own if you’re trying to revive an up-do or brighten up your ponytail.<p>“It buys …

M.A.C. Rose Gold Pigment is Having a Moment on Pinterest

If there's one thing we can all agree on in 2016, it's that the world currently has rose gold fever. The metallic hue has gone from trend to full-on obsession (I mean, have you seen Neiman Marcus's $1.5 million plane in the pinkish tint?! Or Nike's stunning rose gold collection?). And now M.A.C.'s …

Kylie Jenner's New North and Penelope Makeup Palettes: Can You Actually Buy Them? Here's What We Know

Kylie Jenner is pretty savvy when it comes to always giving us another one of her wildly popular cosmetic products to want—and just as soon we'd gotten over the huge Kylie Cosmetics Holiday Collection, she took to Snapchat Sunday afternoon to tease what might or might not be two new collections. …

How to Make 2017 the Year You Actually Clean Your Makeup Brushes

You’ve put it on your New Year’s Resolutions list for the past few years, and despite the fact that you <i>know</i> dirty makeup brushes have the potential …

Beauty Pie Will Forever Change the Way We Buy Cosmetics

The beauty industry is constantly evolving to bring us new products, more Instagram-worthy packaging and swoon-worthy innovations. Amen for that. But the way we buy beauty products hasn’t changed much. We either spend happy hours wandering the aisles of beauty retailers or order online—both involve …

FYI, Pollution Could Be Making Your Skin Age Faster

Although you can't beat the convenience of being a city-dweller—not to mention, the apps like Uber, Seamless, and Postmates that make it much easier …

14 Matte Lipsticks That Won't Feather or Flake

A tall order—but trust us on this one.<p>The bold matte lip really had a moment last year circa Kylie's Lip Kits, but even though the pendulum is swinging back towards the lip glosses of your youth and creamy nude shades, there will always be something magical about ditching shine for bold opaque …

Five Ballerinas Show Dramatic "Nutcracker" Before and Afters - Ballet Stage Makeup Tips

As enchanting as quintessential holiday ballet George Balanchine's "The Nutcracker" is on stage, what happens behind the scenes is equally magical. That's especially true if you love beauty–after a lifetime of primping for recitals, shows, and performing with the dance company, New York City Ballet …

How To Do Your Makeup, According To This Beauty Vlogger's Drunk Boyfriend

Makeup tutorials by beauty experts can be as fun to watch as they are informative. But as it turns out, they're even more fun when said experts' …

See 17 Victoria's Secret Angels Makeup-Free

Naturally, these pictures of Victoria's Secret Angels makeup-free got more likes on Instagram than all of my posts combined. Maybe if I had that model-esque bone structure that probably makes real angels cry and blemish-free skin 24/7, things would be different for me, but alas. Of course, these …