Elaine Lee-Ho

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IT Cosmetics’ New CC Cream Is a Game Changer For People With Oily Skin

If you've ever seen before-and-after photos of someone using the IT Cosmetics CC+ Cream, you know the difference is jaw-dropping. Acne, pores, and hyperpigmentation disappear with the buff of a brush, similar to the pretty filter on Instagram Stories. The brand has a cult following because of these …

Makeup

This Powder Made My Mother’s Gray Hairs Disappear

I dyed my hair blonde a month ago, and it’s clear that from now on, my root-touch-up appointments will dictate my entire schedule. It is mandatory, …

Shopping

We tested Ouai's dry texture hair foam, to see if it's really worth the hype...

Spoiler: We've got a lot of opinions.<p>I don't know about you, but if my freshly-styled hair ever gets wet, it's pretty much game over. Yup, my ends get frizzy whilst my roots seem to cling onto every speck of moisture, leaving them flat and greasy-looking. So when I heard about Ouai's Dry Texture …

Hair

The FDA Has Approved Qbrexza Cloths to Treat Excessive Underarm Sweating

Think about the armpits of your shirt on your sweatiest summer day. Now make them twice as drenched in the middle of a cold winter day — that's what some people with hyperhidrosis have to deal with. Hyperhidrosis, aka excessive sweating, can affect several areas of the body, but the armpits are one …

Skin Care

This New Blackhead Product Works SO Fast It’s Selling Out At Sephora

Clear skin is on everyone’s skincare wishlist, but it’s not the easiest thing to achieve if you have blackheads. Thankfully, the appearance of …

Skin Care

5 Serums Every Women Over 40 Should Be Using For Under-Eye Circles

If you focus on your skincare regime, you won’t need to wear as much makeup and your skin will stay youthful as you mature. Of all the products to …

Skin Care

25 Stunning Examples of Brown Ombré Hair to Bring to Your Colorist

Here's the thing about balayage and ombré hair color: It's effortless. We're not just talking about the vibe it gives off, although it <i>does</i> radiate a …

Hairstyling

9 Skincare Products I'd Spend My Paycheck on After Sampling Tons For Free

From beauty tools left over from photo shoots to makeup products sent in promotional PR packages, I've received my fair share of free goodies over the years as an editor. But my absolute biggest weakness? Skincare products. No matter if it's a high-end oil or a drugstore moisturizer — I don't …

Skin Care

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

We all experience dark spots at one point or another. But, whether they’re from aging, sun exposure, or any forms of UV light exposure, know that …

The Vitamin C That Blew Up My DMs

There were many nights I fell asleep reading the reviews of Drunk Elephant’s C-Firma Day Serum on Sephora.com. In between “totally stinks like hot …

Skin Care

5 Products Every Women Over 40 Should Be Using For Under-Eye Bags

Regardless of what age you are, you know that under-eye bags are annoying. But, if you’re over 40, then you know <i>very well</i> that they’re the absolute …

This $8 Brow Product Is So Good, I Canceled My Microblading Appointment

<i>As beauty editors, we get bombarded with a ton of new products every day (we know—tough life).</i> <b>Reviewed</b> <i>is a series where we report on some of the best</i> …

Dior Launched A Less-Expensive Beauty Line Called Backstage—We Have All the Details

There's foundation in 40 shades and a contour palette designed by Bella Hadid.<p>It's not unusual to catch a first look at a new makeup product while backstage at a runway show. It happens every season—makeup artists will use samples of products still in lab packaging, putting the new formulas through …

10 Hair and Beauty Trends That’ll Be Big This Spring, According to Pinterest

We've purchased our claw clips (they're back!), tried a probiotic sheet mask, and rocked a messy bun like Meghan Markle. Thanks to Pinterest, though, …

I Tried 8 It Cosmetics Products, and These Were the Best

In 2017, Jamie Kern Lima, founder of It Cosmetics, spoke at the CEW Awards calling for brands to start incorporating more inclusivity in their ad …

This Dark Spot Serum Is SO Good It’s Selling Out At Target

If you have sun spots, acne scars, or discoloration, there’s only one product that can help resolve your skin problems–a dark spot serum. Anyone who …

Lucy Liu's Newly Blond Hair Took 9 Hours and 4 Bowls of Bleach

When Lucy Liu showed up to the Obie Awards on May 21 with dirty-blond hair, the internet damn near had a collective heart attack. The perennial black-haired actress had emerged a blond bombshell, and considering how light she went, I had a hunch that sh*t went down during her color appointment. So …

This incredible brow product saved my sad, patchy arches

Benefit's updated Gimme Brow is even better than the OG version.<p>Like a lot of people, I was disappointed in October 2017 when Benefit voluntarily recalled its popular Gimme Brow, a mascara-like volumising gel that aims to make your arches appear thicker and fuller. At the time, a statement from the …

Nars Orgasm Lip Balm Is Finally Here to Give You the Pink-Gold Pout of Your Dreams!

Nars Orgasm is the bestselling blush in the US, and the pink-gold shade has become a staple for more Nars beauty products, too. Nars Orgasm Afterglow Lip Balm ($28) is officially one of the newest in the brand's lineup, and it's a silky-smooth balm that'll give lips a pinkish hue with a touch of …

Why Asian Sunscreens Trump American Ones

And a roundup of our favorites<p>As much as you might be sick of reading about it, we’ll never stop writing about or stressing the importance of sunscreen. It is by and far the most important part of any morning skin-care routine (fight me!), but it’s also the hardest to navigate. The ones readily …

An Entire New Collection of Nars Orgasm Products is Coming Soon

There's no denying Nars Orgasm blush is one of the most famous products in the beauty world. Originally introduced in 1999 to much public intrigue—that name!—the universally flattering shimmery golden-pink shade is no longer just a blush, it's a brand.<p>Every year, Nars releases new products in the …

This Charcoal Shampoo Cured My Itchy, Painful Scalp and Transformed My Curls

For a long time, I prided myself on being a drugstore shampoo girl. When the opportunity to blow significant amounts of money presented itself, I …

Liquid Eyeshadows That Will Stay Put Through Absolutely Anything

That includes Southern summer heat.<p>If you’ve never tried a liquid eyeshadow, summer is the ideal time to do so. These creamy formulas are easy to …

This Japanese Mask Transformed My Bleached Hair

The first time I colored my hair was in the 6th grade. It was a dark maroon single-process done by my mom's hairdresser that covered my natural …

Greige Hair Is Trending—And You’ll Actually Want to Try This Cool Neutral

Watch out, mushroom brown—you might have some competition.<p>If you’re a lover of the recent cool-toned hair color movement—Mushroom brown, anyone?—then …

5 Hair Colors That Can Take 10 Years Off Your Face

We Byrdie editors are all about learning the latest and greatest in anti-aging trends. Normally, when we think about things we can do to look …

The best SPF moisturisers to protect your skin this summer

The sun has *finally* arrived so it's high time to amp up your SPF routine. One great way to ensure you're protected is to opt for a moisturiser with …

4 Eyeshadow Hacks You Didn’t Know You Needed Until Now

Applying eyeshadow the correct way can be a little tricky–that’s why many women avoid wearing it all together. If this sounds like you, have no fear. …

18 New May Beauty Products to Get You Prepped for Summer

How to Choose Which Brow Product You Should Be Using

With individual beauty brands offering a myriad of brow grooming options lately, picking just one can be seriously stress-inducing. How are you supposed to choose between a powder, a pomade, or a pencil when all you know is that you want to fill your brows in? To make this decision a little easier, …