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Our 3 Favorite Hair Looks From Paris Fashion Week

Hair accessories definitely had a designer-upgrade moment at Paris Fashion Week, and although the <i>Black Swan</i> feathered headdresses at Louis Vuitton were outrageous in the best possible way, our favorite looks were cleaner, simpler, and much easier to wear.<p><b>Leather headbands at Valentino (above).</b> This …

A Balm Arsenal To Fight Dry Lips

So you’re stranded on a desert island, what three things do you wish you had with you? For me, that question has always been easy: water, potatoes, and lip balm. Water is obvious, potatoes are my favorite food (in any form, probably even raw), and, perhaps most important of the three, lip balm is my number one, can’t-go-without beauty must-have.<p>I have an ever-growing collection of lip balms, which comes in handy when purses turn into black holes or I turn out empty pockets to realize my …

Which kind of titanium dioxide is safer in sunscreens?

<i>Kate G says…Now how are we able to tell which kind of titanium dioxide is used in our favourite cosmetics? (This question is in response to an</i> …

Grazia

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Lesson Learned! Or How I Learned to Match Foundation

<i>As told by Ruba Ayoub, Chicago-based makeup artist and blogger</i><p>My first bridal makeup job was for a close friend (thankfully). Although she was living …

Skin Care

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Is Cetaphil a good mild cleanser for getting rid of germs?

<i>Bluecatbaby asks…Lately I’ve had some kind of rash on my wrist. Instead of using my usual Softsoap non-antibacterial, I bought Cetaphil Gentle</i> …

Compact-Disc Makeup Palettes and Other Household Beauty Secrets

Sometimes we beauty enthusiasts spend shameful amounts of money on the brightest new colors and bling-iest products, and forget the folk remedies …

Beauty Blogging Junkie

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Are you Sugar or Spice?

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View From the Beauty Closet: '80s Flashback

We get hundreds of packages filled with new products each week, so admittedly, we've become a little jaded. But we received one from Olay today that made the whole office squeal like teenage girls. Tucked inside a gold lamé backpack we found a pink scrunchie, a New Kids on the Block CD, <i>The</i> …

Our Customers Are Showing Off—And We Love It!

<b>Our Customers Are Showing Off—And We Love It!</b><p>We know, we know: it’s not polite to brag. But, we love hearing from our customers about their latest Birchbox scores. That’s why we created the hashtag #birchboxbrag, so that our community could give us a peek at their latest deliveries, both full-size orders and monthly boxes. Here were some of our fave pics from last month—keep the photos coming!<p><i>To share your Birchbox deliver with us, snap a quick pic and post it on your social media feeds with</i> …

A Cream For Keeping Skin Clear in Between Blemishes

A Cream For Keeping Skin Clear in Between Blemishes

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How to Avoid Wasting Money on The Wrong Makeup We...

We all know that finding the perfect complexion-flattering shade is the crux of every makeup shopping experience. I’m part redhead, which means my …

30 Seconds to Your Best Brows Ever

30 Seconds to Your Best Brows Ever, How To Avoid Spending Money On The Wrong Makeup, And More

<i>We know you don’t have oodles of time to browse through everything on the Birchbox blog and in the magazine each week. Here’s a short list of the top blog posts, articles, videos, and news that we don’t want you to miss.</i><p>30 Seconds to Your Best Brows Ever: In between waxing, threading, or tweezing, your brows may start to get a bit unruly. Luckily, Benefit has your back with these easy-to-use products that make your arches appear perfect in a matter of seconds.<p>How To Avoid Spending Money On The …