Kaci Raudenbush

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A makeup artist weighs in on how you should actually apply bronzer: http://into.gl/O0364Q

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It's Not You, It's Your Eyelid: Why Your Liner Skips Out on You

You know that scene in <i>Mean Girls</i> where the Plastics stand in front of the bedroom mirror and criticize their weird hairlines, bad morning breath, and sucky nail beds? If I was in that scene, you would see me with one eye shut, whining about my oily eyelids. (Hey—don't laugh. They constantly …

3 Tricks For Tousled Waves That Make A Huge Difference

In theory, a beachy wave is one of the world’s easiest, most fuss-free styles. But in reality, it takes a little finessing to get the tousled look …

Bored With Your Lip Routine? Add These Crayons

Any Anna Sui fan knows that part of the fun in collecting Anna’s makeup is for how pretty the products look. This spring, three new limited-edition …

Classic Kevyn Aucoin Makeup Lesson #3: Smoky Eyes

Shinya Mori (from <i>Making Faces</i>, 1997, Little, Brown and Company)<p><i>In this exclusive series, we’re celebrating the work and life of one of the most</i> …

Make Pore Strips More Effective with 2 Household Ingredients

If I could rewrite pore-strip commercials, the ending would go a little something like this:<p><i>Actress removes strip and makes a grossed-out face at all</i> …

How to Find Your Perfect Foundation Match

Whether we want to admit it or not, we all, most likely, have had an embarrassing encounter with foundation. Whether you weren’t able to get …

Eczema and Psoriasis: How to Take Control

Growing up, I was always aware of my father’s horrible psoriasis breakouts. The scaly, red spots covered his entire body: his scalp, his toenail …

Skin Care

Obsessed: Juice Beauty Green Apple Peel

Two words that have always scared me: facial peels. Sorry, but I still have PTSD from seeing Samantha’s raw meat face in that episode of <i>Sex and the</i> …

Skin Care

The One Rx You Might Want Your Dermatologist to Prescribe

What’s on your ultimate skin care wish list? Perhaps it’s 1) banish acne, blackheads, and whiteheads; 2) minimize pore size; 3) smooth out those fine …

The Facial Mask Recipe You Need to Try Now

<i>Photo: laflor</i><p>Beauty routines can vary depending on culture and have likely been passed down from generation to generation. I’ve always loved learning …

How to Fake A Longer Ponytail (No Extensions Necessary)

The ponytail is, and will always be, the gold-standard of go-to hairstyles for no-fuss days. This upgrade is perfect for when you want to take your …

Basic Tips for Preventing Breakouts

When you wake up with a big ol’ pimple on your face, you wanna know how to get rid of that bad boy—and quick. But what can you do to actually <i>prevent</i> …

Building Your Kit Part 23: The Essentials for Date Night

Makeup for date night should be a little more special than what you wear everyday. Something that feels sexy and romantic and keeps all the attention …

6 Habits That May Be Hurting, Rather Than Helping, Your Skin

Want to look like Jennifer Aniston when you’re 40? Yeah, us too. Taking care of your skin can get complicated when there’s a never-ending supply of …

6 Unexpected Ways to Use Translucent Powder (Aside from Setting Makeup)

Ask any professional makeup artist, and they’ll probably say that translucent powder is a must-have for any look. For setting makeup (foundation, …

Beauty Must-Have: Chanel Le Blanc Treatment

Research shows that it's uneven skin tone, not wrinkles, that can age you most. This four week innovation may be the solution to erasing years of sun damage. Plus, see all of the past beauty must-haves.<p>Ultra violet light instigates the production of melanin, skin's natural protector, which is a …

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View From the Beauty Closet: Marc Jacobs Summer Makeup

Hooray for the nontraditional! Marc Jacobs's moody and dark summer makeup to match his moody and dark summer collection. (Available at Sephora in June!)<p><i>Beauty never sleeps, so neither do we. Keep up with Allure 24/7 on Instagram.</i>

Frugal Snob: Yes to Grapefruit Spot Correcting Body Cream

There are countless face creams that fight dark spots, but I rarely see any body creams that fight them. I love all Yes to products; I’ve tried …

The Best Beauty Tips From Backstage (That You Can Actually Use)

Covering the fashion shows in New York, Milan, and Paris, I get to spend <i>a lot</i> of time hanging out with the best hair and makeup people in the business. I see them glue in yards of extensions, empty out garbage pails of glitter, and experiment with things like face-lift tape (yes, face-lift tape). …

Peach blush—the prettiest way to hide a hangover: http://into.gl/1nToSEy

Easy Fixes for Common Beauty Blunders

Beauty bloopers happen. You know what we mean—one minute, you’re merrily applying your makeup, humming (or belting) along to the <i>Frozen</i> soundtrack, …

Artist Matches Human Skin Tone to Pantone Colors

Nude beige. Creamy beige. Natural beige. The names of foundations are meaningless, in case you never noticed. Artist Angélica Dass created the Humanae Project, an attempt to catalog all possible human skin tones, to challenge the idea that we can be accurately described as black, white, red, …

Subtle Contouring Step by Step, with Wayne Goss, The Face Set

By now, you all know about Wayne Goss—superstar video blogger and creator of the most coveted makeup brushes of 2013—pretty well. Wayne Goss, The …

Blacking Out With Biore

“Blacking out” hosts a myriad of connotations, from a power outage (story time: the famous 3-day one in 2003 led to my years-long vocation in the …

Want crazy-high cheekbones? Use purple blush: http://into.gl/1g4qSIo

Clarins Instant Light Radiance Boosting Complexion Base: Act Naturally

This <b>Clarins</b> Instant Light radiance boosting complexion base is my new beauty obsession. It’s the secret to perfect skin packaged up in a nice, little …