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'I've Tried Basically Every Mascara On The Market. These Are The Best Ones'

“My lifeblood is eyelash compliments."<p>Let me just be upfront with you: I am not a beauty editor. I can't be trusted with liquid eyeliner, and I feel like a clown-toddler hybrid when I try on lipstick (I can't even say "wear," because I usually immediately wipe it off).<p>But there is one makeup …

Makeup

I'm Obsessed With These De-Puffing Eye Patches—and They're on Sale

Anyone who stares at a screen all day knows that eye strain is real, but it's hard to avoid in most office jobs—so what are you to do? I personally …

A Thyroid Medication Is Being Recalled, According To The FDA

The tablets, which are used to treat hypothyroidism, are being recalled because they may contain adulterants or contaminants, although there have …

Dry Skin

How People With Type 2 Diabetes Can Lower Their Risk of Health Problems

A growing number of studies suggest that getting a handle on a few key risk factors can bring type 2 diabetes under control. Lowering blood sugar, …

Diabetes

The Best New Skin-Care Products Hitting Shelves in August

Fact: There are a lot of skin-care products out there. So many that it's often hard to keep track of what's new, what's old, and what to even trust. Thankfully, that's why we're here. As beauty editors, it's our job to point you in the right direction when it comes to shopping for new goods. That …

Skin Care

How to plan the perfect healthy day, according to traditional Chinese medicine

Most of us think of the body clock, or circadian rhythm, as the internal system that regulates when we fall asleep and wake up. (When it’s dark, you …

Los Angeles

PSA: Makeups Artists Hoard This Korean Primer For Ethereal Glass Skin

Scrolling through celebrity makeup artist Nam Vo's Instagram account is to a beauty lover as staring at a slice of six-layer chocolate cake is to a …

Makeup

How to Move to Canada, You Know, Just in Case

If you remember anything at all from election night 2016, congratulations, you handled it much better than I did. You might recall how, due to a …

Canada

A Stanford University psychologist’s elegant three-step method for creating new habits

If you hate the monotony of running on the treadmill, but drag yourself to the cardio room daily, believing self-torture will eventually become a habit—that’s not heroic; it’s bad design.<p>According to B.J. Fogg, a psychologist and researcher at Stanford University who has studied behavior change for …

Stanford University

These Are Hands Down the Most Exciting August Sephora Launches

Another month, another fresh crop of beauty launches at Sephora. We don't have to tell you to get your credit cards ready—you're right there with us. …

Skin Care

There's A Right & A Wrong Way To Use Hyaluronic Acid

When it comes to go-to ingredients for keeping skin hydrated, hyaluronic acid frequently gets the top spot on must-have lists. Often referred to as …

Skin Care

The rise of the super facial: Peeling treatment promises to remove pigmentation and acne marks - but you'll need TWO WEEKS of downtime before getting the perfect skin

Forget Botox, fillers and lasers, women are turning to a peeling facial for a flawless complexion - but you'll need up to two weeks of downtime.<p>The …

Skin Care

An industrial designer from Australia makes foldable stairs that are perfect for small apartments

Zev Bianchi is an industrial designer in Australia. He designs compact furniture pieces for small spaces. He came up with the idea when he lived in a …

Industrial Designer

Retin A Cream Has Worked Actual Magic On My Acne-Prone Skin

If there's one beauty product that has changed my skin in such a radical way that I'd go so far as to call it a veritable miracle it's Retin A cream. …

Skin Care

5 Beauty Brands Founded By The People Who've Tried Everything

Unlike some of the other experts we interact with on a daily basis, being a beauty editor does not require a dermatology degree, a loyal celebrity …

Skin Care

5 Things to add to your Anti-Aging Armor Today

Mid-thirties can be outlandish as the signs of aging begin to show on your skin; and this is the right time when you must start following a beauty …

Skin Care

Why Fermented Skincare Could Be The Key To A Flat Stomach And Seriously Good Skin

Leave bloated 'busy belly' in the past.<p>If you can relate to any of the following, you qualify as a fully paid up member of the ‘always on’ generation: you rarely switch off; your next ‘free’ weekend with no social bookings is a few months away; you grab a quick lunch and eat it at your desk/on your …

Skin Care

An Esthetician Over 40 Shares the Skincare Tips She Actually Follows

Joanna Vargas has the magic touch—she's responsible for the red carpet glows of everyone from Debra Messing to Mindy Kaling to Jenna Dewan, using …

Skin Care

How To Get Rid Of Cystic Acne, According To Top Derms

Think back to middle school when, year after year, person after person would tell us that we’d grow out of our acne. We get it: The adults in our …

Skin Care

6 of the Best Shoes From 2018 Outdoor Retailer Summer Market

The first day of 2018 Outdoor Retailer Summer Market in Denver has come to a close, where some the industry’s top brands showcased what shoes are to …

Shoes

This Salon Perfect Brow Marker Review Will Convince You To Save Your Money On Microblading

I've always had really thick and full eyebrows. I hated them in middle school, and I don't love the amount of maintenance it takes to keep my unibrow …

Makeup

I'm a Doctor: This Is How to Avoid Blisters From Cheap Shoes

Buying cheap shoes is a guilty pleasure we all indulge in every once in a while. When you find a cute pair of sandals for $30 (or less!), your heart …

Dry Skin

Holy Sh*t — These 11 Stick Products Made My Beauty Routine Easier Than Ever

There are people who can do their beauty routine with three products in five minutes — and then there's me. Like the popular Instagram meme, I'm that friend who carries a suitcase of makeup to get ready to go out for one night. You can always count on me to pack more makeup than clothes for …

Makeup

I tried ketamine to treat my depression. Within a day, I felt relief.

How the veterinary anesthetic and recreational drug saved me from suicidal thoughts.<p>I am going to die in this dentist’s chair.<p>My eyes are closed, but I can still see skulls outlined with white against a black background. I have an epiphany: God is death. I’m in the midst of a real-life version of …

Depression

The Best Body Lotions, According to Dermatologists

I can’t remember where I first heard the phrase “treat your body as you would your face,” when it comes to skin care, but it stuck with me. It seems …

Skin Care

Dogs go out of their way to help owners when they are upset, study shows

Dogs will make a speedy effort to comfort their owners if they think they are upset, a study has shown for the first time.<p>Although anecdotally, dog owners claim that their pets are in tune with their emotions and will offer support in times of crisis, it has never been scientifically tested …

Pets

This New Dark Spot Serum Works SO Fast It Keeps Selling Out At Sephora

Dark spots aren’t fun, especially when you’re trying to fade them. These pesky little spots can be caused by a variety of different things, but …

Skin Care

8 Vocab Apps That'll Make You Sound Smarter

With all of the awesome app games on the market, it's hard to separate the best from, well, the pointless. And while some of us may revel in crushing …

Apps

Depressed People Use These Words More Often

They're not always negative words.<p>From the way you move and sleep, to how you interact with people around you, depression changes just about everything. It is even noticeable in the way you speak and express yourself in writing. Sometimes this “language of depression” can have a powerful effect on …

Depression

How Your Skin Changes in Your 30s—and What You Can Do About It

The age of 30 is often approached with a bit of wariness and, in some cases, downright panic. For some it can feel like a whole new chapter of life …