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The Ultimate Waterproof Makeup for Sun, Sand and Surf: 10 Products For a Summer Weekend

Today’s #TBT celebrates the unapologetically glamorous beachside beauty of the 1960s Italian film star <b>Monica Vitti.</b> Suddenly we’re feeling the sexy, summery appeal of winged black eyeliner, a sheer coral lip, or a swirl of tawny bronzer for a day by the sea. Fortunately, the top beauty companies …

Makeup

The Secret to Flawless Japanese Skin Care

Japanese women are known for their beautiful skin. We don’t just have good genes (although it is one of the contributing factors), but we often use …

Urban Decay Summer Features Shifty Shadows & Double-Stick Tape For Your Face

If you're getting a tax refund back, we just found a good investment for you. Urban Decay has released its summer 2015 collection, and, predictably, …

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Cystic Acne

Have you ever felt a throbbing sensation along your jawline and discovered a small bump under your skin? Chances are you're experiencing cystic acne.<p>Unlike zits, acne cysts are a type of infection that forms deep below skin tissue and doesn't easily heal with over-the-counter medicines. …

20 Jumpsuits to Put You in the Spring Spirit

Dresses are the best. But we also kind of love pants. Sometimes all you need in life is a mix of the two. That’s why we’re thanking our lucky stars that jumpsuits exist. We’re also pretty stoked that spring has finally arrived – even if it doesn’t really feel like it (East Coast, we’re looking at …

Clothing

The Best Spring Dresses For Your Body — Period

You may be slowly emerging from hibernation mode, but things are moving <i>fast</i> on your social calendar for the next few months. The weather has a funny …

Neelam Gill Never Sleeps with Makeup On

The British model Neelam Gill is having a busy fashion month. In addition to walking for Burberry and Kanye West x Adidas, she also appeared in <i>W</i>’s Insta fashion story “The London Look,” wearing clothes from the Fall 2015 collections. Here, Gill explains how she maintains her natural beauty even …

How to Pick the Right Brush for YOUR Hair Type

We think it’s safe to say that the struggle to achieve perfect hair is universal among all women. And unfortunately, bad hair days have plagued us all, regardless of whether we’ve got straight, curly, short or long hair (unless, of course, you’re Kate Middleton). Your bathroom cabinet is probably …

Hair

18 Charcoal Beauty Products That Will Transform Your Routine

So you’ve done the juice detox but you’re still looking for a way to really give your skin that inner glow. Why not add a little black magic to your beauty routine and try the latest trend in beauty products: charcoal. Activated charcoal draws impurities, chemicals, dirt and general junk to the …

Skin Care

7 Concealer Mistakes Everyone Makes

Concealing your feelings is easy—just ask anyone who’s answered, “I'm fine,” when they actually want to scream and throttle something (or …

Makeup

Exactly How To Use Your Face Primer

Primers, like Tinder users, tend to be hit-or-miss. To find the partner (er, primer) of your dreams, you’ve gotta do some background work. Before …

21 of the Best Peanut Butter Recipes Ever

On sandwiches. In smoothies. Out of the jar. We eat peanut butter on the reg. But the one thing we need more of in our lives? Peanut-butter.<p>Here are 21 of the best peanut butter recipes ever.<p><b>No-Bake Peanut Butter Pie</b><p>Slice. Of. Heaven. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Chocolate Peanut-Butter Pretzel Bars</b><p>No bake. The …

10 Affordable Makeup Substitutes for Pricey Cult Favorites

If you’ve ever equated the price of your favorite mascara to groceries or metro rides, we feel you. Don’t get us wrong, we LOVE quality makeup, especially discovering new products. But when your go-to products are breaking the bank, we think some affordable alternatives are in order. That’s why …

Makeup

New 'Pokkén Tournament' Trailer Covers The Combat System

At the recent Japan Amusement Expo I was able to have a good play of the upcoming arcade game, Pokkén Tournament. It was surprisingly good, mainly due to its varied and involved game system. Now you can see for yourself how the game works, as Bandai Namco have released a game system trailer.<p>The …

Pokémon

How to 'Pump up the Volume' of Your Hair

I have a lot of clients who come to me complaining about their inability to achieve volume in their hair at home. When I hear this, I always provide them a mini tutorial and tips on how to achieve the sought after height and bounce on their own. Since you're not in my chair though, I thought I'd …

Lego Makeup Displays Are Here To Address Your Organizing Problems

We've seen DIY makeup organizers made from the likes of Pinterest and Etsy, but we never thought we'd see the day when Legos would become the beauty solution we never knew we needed.<p>Enter these Lego makeup displays, which make us want to toss those plastic stacking shelves out the …

What is primer, and do you need to use it?

Do you actually need to use a transparent base layer cream - otherwise known as a primer - everyday? We got three make-up artists to give us a primer on primers<p>BY <b>Sonia Haria</b> | 21 January 2015<p>Such is the conveyor-belt nature of the beauty industry, a new product comes along quicker than the time it …

The DIY Massage That Reduces Face Bloat

You’re just five minutes away from being puff-free.<p>Although it may not seem like it, celebs deal with water retention just like you—as well as the unfortunate face swelling that goes along with it. But they know something that you don't: A simple face massage can help minimize the damage (Claire …

23 Beauty Products You Didn't Even Know You Needed

Regular R29 readers go above and beyond the call of beauty duty. You may have more than one concealer or switch up your skin-care routine every …

Don't Wait For The Rumored iPad Pro, Get Your iPad Stylus Now

Noted Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities has added to the chatter around a stylus for the rumoured iPad Pro. He believes that Apple will launch ‘a simple stylus’ alongside the oversized tablet which is widely expected to debut in Q2 this year (reports Apple Insider and others).<p>While iOS …

IPad Pro

Here's The Secret To Saving Almost $400 On Your Next Plane Ticket

Fortunately, we just got a lot more science to offset the art.<p>The good folks over at Expedia have just released a study on when you should buy your next plane ticket.<p>Using data from Airline Reporting Corporation, Expedia determined that "while it's impossible to guarantee when travelers can find …

11 Things Successful People Do On Sunday Night

In fact, a 2013 poll conducted by Monster.com found that a whopping 78% of surveyed adults worldwide experience the "Sunday-night blues" on a regular basis.<p>Sundays are the dreaded conclusion to a relaxing reprieve from our chaotic workweeks — and many of us get a twinge of melancholy just thinking …

The Lazy Girl's Guide to Gorgeous Skin

Simple routine, amazing complexion.<p>Raise your hand if you can relate to this:<p>Yes, yes, you'd love to have dewy, flawless skin that radiates glow from the inside out. Of course! But futzing with a million different cremes, potions, toners, and masques multiple times a day, every day, every night... …

Skin Care

Norwegian Recipes: Easy to Make Apple Cake

I love anything apple-cinnamon flavored and with a touch of vanilla ice cream. Apple Cake is heavenly! I actually like to bake, but I am all for the simpler recipes. I don't have the patience if you have to fly through hoops and hassles to get the result. After all, I am in it for the baked goods …

10 Easy Ways To Free Up A Lot Of Space On Your iPhone

Your iPhone is full of junk you don't need. And a recent class action lawsuit against Apple has brought to light that even if you buy a 16 GB iPhone, you can't actually use all 16 GB of storage.<p>So let's try to make the most of what you have. We have identified 10 simple ways you can manage and …

The Best Energy Efficiency Upgrades for Your Money

Improving the “envelope” of your house is the quickest way to save big on heating and cooling costs.<p><b>Q: Our 100-year-old farmhouse costs a fortune to</b> …

These Dreamlike Photo Manipulations Were Created Using Only an iPhone

By day, Robert Jahns is a digital artist and art director based in Germany. By night, he’s known as nois7 on Instagram and runs a popular account …

Los Angeles

8 Food and Drink Trends to Try in 2015

Here, eight culinary pros predict the trends that will be big next year.<p>F&W editors predict that 2015 will be year of house-made tortillas, …

After Being Left at the Altar, Bride Turns Heartbreak Into an Epic ‘Trash the Dress’ Photo Shoot

Less than a week before Shelby Swink’s wedding in November 2014, her fiancé sat her down, told her he did not love her, and just like that, the …

Weddings

Build a better breakfast: 6 easy, healthy recipes to start the new year right

On the heels of a long and indulgent holiday season, New Year’s Day offers the perfect opportunity to start fresh and commit to healthy eating. And what better way to kick off 2015 than with a nutritious breakfast? In fact, a healthy morning meal is a great way to set you on the path to better …