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This $17 Retinol Serum Has Over 1000 5-Star Reviews on Amazon

Today's new class of skincare products is a game of Pac-Man—between the ingredients, the devices, and the treatments, it's a maze to navigate, and …

Skin Care

7 Surprising Benefits of Hyaluronic Acid

Hyaluronic acid, also known as hyaluronan, is a clear, gooey substance that is naturally produced by your body.<p>The largest amounts of it are found in …

Skin Care

12 New and Innovative Korean Beauty Products Coming Your Way

Korean experts seem to consistently be ahead of the curve when it comes to skin care. It's practically become a sport to see what dermatologists and beauty pros will develop next! And here's the thing: though K-beauty products are smartly packaged and utilize surprising ingredients (hello, snail …

Skin Care

The Brand Behind That Viral Bum Bum Cream Now Makes Bath Bombs

Your bum — nay, your entire body — is about to get super happy. That's because Sol de Janeiro, the brand behind that viral Brazilian Bum Bum Cream ($45), has launched a bath bomb inspired by its popular lotion. Yup, you can now soak your entire fine self in the decadent guarana and coconut …

Dry Skin

The Surprising Ingredient in Kat Von D's New Brow Collection Might Make You Arch Yours

Forgive me for being skeptical when I first opened the gorgeously Gothic lid on Kat Von D's new Browstruck Dimension Powder ($20) to reveal . . . shimmer? <i>Hmm</i>, I thought. <i>I'm all for trying edgy new looks, but does anyone actually want a glittery brow for day-to-day?</i><p>It turns out the answer is …

Makeup

30 Easy Skincare Tips You'll Wish You'd Known About Sooner

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Skin Care

150 Beauty Products Made for Dark Skin Are Coming to Target

For years, women of color have had to search high and low for makeup that properly blends and matches our skin tones, and as the beauty industry continues to make major shifts toward diversity, Target has joined the list of retailers working to ease the plight of brown girls everywhere. Beginning …

Beauty

The Skin-Clearing Scrub That Sold Out Every 40 Seconds Has a New Formula

When a seemingly simple product like a coffee scrub sells every 40 seconds, you know it has to be good. In the case of Frank Body's original hero …

Skin Care

These 10 Lotions With Glycolic Acid Will Reveal Your Glowiest Skin Yet

Glycolic acid has become a skincare buzzword as of late, just like its hyaluronic acid, retinol, and collagen counterparts. Whether this …

Skin Care

Salted Caramel Pecan Sticky Buns Recipe

"Soft, sticky, sweet, with a touch of salt and the crunch of pecans, these delightful sticky buns make a special dessert treat. My family absolutely …

Baking

3 Affordable Face Masks That Will Perk Up Dull Skin

No.7 is the near-century-old brand created by U.K.-based pharmacy Boots, and it’s the only brand BBConcesaid had convincing anti-aging effects. The …

Skin Care

Better Than Takeout: Four Chinese Food Recipes to Make at Home

For many of us, Christmas Eve (and/or Christmas itself) wouldn’t be the same without Chinese food. But in place of the MSG-laden, refined …

Food & Dining

Brown Butter–Basted Steak

2 servings<p>How to make steakhouse-quality steak at home. Step 1: Buy a great steak from a great butcher. Step 2: Salt it liberally. Step 3: Gradually build up a crusty sear. Step 4: Butter. Butter?! Yep—butter. Browned, nutty butter will deliver toasty flavor to every bite. It’s the secret to pretty …

BBQ

Low-Carb Asian Chopped Salad With Garlic-Ginger Chicken

Preparation<p>In a small bowl, mix together sesame oil, garlic, ginger, and salt. Rub all over chicken breasts and place in a zip-top bag in the …

Cream Cheese Pound Cake

By far the best Cream Cheese Pound Cake I have ever eaten or shared! This pound cake recipe will surely become a classic in your home.Cream Cheese …

Dessert

Watch a woman remove her blackheads using only Vaseline and plastic wrap

• <b>Beauty expert Fei — who goes by the YouTube username heyitsfeiii— revealed her simple routine for melting blackheads overnight.</b>• <b><br>She starts by applying</b> …

I Gave Cream Cheese Frosting a Makeover and Now I’ll Never Go Back to the Original

It all started with Giada di Laurentiis' "Marry-Me" banana muffins—muffins so good, apparently, that if you make them for your partner it just may …

Dessert

19 Of The Best Face Moisturizers You Can Get On Amazon

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I Was Only Going to Review 1 Product From This Line, but Eff It — I Love Them All

I've never been totally loyal to just one beauty brand; I'm a mix-and-matcher. I love high end and low end, drugstore stock and spa grade. I love Dr. …

Spring Clean: 2018's Best New Cleansers

There's no better time for a skincare reboot than spring, and beauty brands from Aesop to Origins have taken note with a host of new cleansers …

This Common Mineral Has Been Used to Treat Acne Since the '40s

Zinc is a power player in the mineral world. It boosts your immune system, aids in brain development and memory retention, and prevents cellular …

Skin Care

This Affordable Set of Facial Oils Is My Secret to Glowing, Healthy Skin

Reviving my dry Winter skin is no easy feat, so how have I managed to score a Summer-like glow off season? Hint: it's not highlighter — it's Honey Belle's Gold Collection ($35). The organic, natural skincare line's set features three of its star products: Luxe (cleansing oil), Flora (rosewater …

The 6 Best Face Washes For Combination Skin

One of the best things you can do every day to keep your skin clean and acne-free, it’s wash your face. The right face wash for you, however, will …

People With Scars And Stretch Marks Swear By This $15 Oil

It's not a miracle solution, but it is pretty much the best thing for scars, stretch marks, and uneven skin tone.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate</b> …

For $2 Amazon's Sample Section Lets You Try Before You Buy

<i>This article originally appeared on Hello Giggles. For more articles like this, visit HelloGiggles.com.</i><p>Anyone who is *blessed* enough to enjoy an …

Shopping

Amazon Customers Are Obsessed With This $11 Eyeshadow Brush Set – And Here's Why

Confession: I’m what some people consider a passionate makeup fanatic. Nothing excites me more than opening freshly purchased mascara or taking a …

Country Lifestyle

4 Reasons You Should Drown Your Skin in Rose-Hip Oil (Yes, Really)

Here at MyDomaine headquarters, we've been known to pose some pretty intriguing questions when it comes to the topic of skincare practices. Can we …

I Put Target’s Best-Selling Beauty Products to the Test to See Which Were Worth Keeping

Skin Care

An up-and-coming Korean beauty subscription box sent me high-quality sheet masks for half their retail price

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>FaceTory/Instagram<p>Small and unassuming, the humble sheet mask is actually the perfect low-maintenance mini spa solution. Feeling stressed? …

Skin Care

The 13 Best Body Scrubs and Exfoliators for Dry Skin

Body scrubs are like dessert: They shouldn't replace your regular body wash, but you're missing out on a major treat if you skip them all together. (For the sake of this analogy, may we point out that many scrubs are made with baking ingredients, including brown sugar and coconut oil.) Not only do …