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ELLE Editors Try All the Cleanses So You Don't Have

Fad diets: legit, or farce? Our editors put all the hype to the test<p>Fad diets and cleanses have become so commonplace that we often hear people discussing their latest detox as casually as the weather forecast. But is the torture of choking back cayenne pepper and lemon juice in the name of losing …


A quick hairstyle idea: Hairspray and hairpins required

<i>By The Beauty Experts at: L'Oréal Paris</i><p>Does your hair need a little pick-me-up in the morning? Instead of scrambling for a shelf of hair products and …

10 Signs You Need to Switch Up Your Workout Routine

Sign #1: You just stopped mid-lunge to read this<p>Your workout regimen—like a balanced diet and a killer wardrobe—requires a healthy dose of variety. But we know it’s easy to get stuck in a fitness rut, so we came up with a few telltale signs that your workout is in desperate need of an upgrade. If …

6 Ways You’re Ruining Superfoods

Make these diet mistakes, and you could be turning health food into junk food


11 Things You Didn’t Know About Porn

In light of the new movie Don Jon, all the facts behind X-rated Internet habits


Lesson Learned! How to Correctly Apply Under Eye Concealer

Just because you’re a great hair stylist doesn’t automatically make you a makeup artist. I learned this the hard way early in my career. Sure, I took …

The Easiest Eyeliner Trick Ever

Cat eyes are as crazy-hot now as they were back in the ’50s and ’60s. And for good reason: the timeless look makes your lashes look thicker and your …

Five Hairstyles That Look Better on Dirty Hair

Didn't have time to wash your hair this morning? No problem.<p>Didn't have time to wash your hair this morning? No problem. A little grease goes a long way when it comes to holding a hairstyle (plus, shampooing every day can leave your strands parched). Hair stylist Doug Di Canio of Blow the New York …


The Anti-YouTube Tutorial: A Case for Putting on Makeup with Your Hands

In the age of precise, tutorial-taught beauty, fingers have become our most underutilized makeup tool. Celia Ellenberg goes freehand<p>Six years ago, a Florida college freshman named Michelle Phan opened up a MacBook Pro, on loan from her school, and uploaded to YouTube a video of herself putting on …


How to: An easy updo with a punk rock edge!

<i>By The Beauty Experts at: L'Oréal Paris</i><p>An easy updo is the ultimate hairstyle for a night out and adding a punk edge adds some fun! Switch things up …

Video tutorial: How to get budge-proof makeup in 3 easy steps

Don't you hate when you <i>love</i> the way your makeup looks in the morning, but it just won't stay past lunch? This video tutorial has three quick and easy …

9 handbags that'll transform your wardrobe


The 3 Types of Mascara Everyone Needs

We all have our beauty staples. The lipsticks, eye shadows, and mascaras we reach for almost automatically, morning after morning. Not unlike a …

15 Books For A Healthy Mind, Body, And Spirit

There’s no greater challenge in life than having the power to control your actions, emotions, and impulses. Becoming the best version of you takes …

Holiday gift guide 2013: The prettiest ways to keep your head warm

AOL Style News, Trends and Advice


23 Beauty Buys For $5, $10, and $15 (Or Less!)

Even if you have just a little cash burning a hole in your pocket, it’s easy these days to brighten up your beauty routine with some new goodies. …

3 Digital Magazine Apps Worth Trying

Every month, my new magazines arrive in the mail and I curl up on the couch with each new issue. I feel lavishly decadent as I flip through the …

Dried Out? Here Are 3 Must-Have Oils For Silky Smooth Skin And Hair

For me, fall and winter are all about sipping red wine, gazing at the beautiful changing trees, and—oh, the buzzkill: dry skin and an itchy scalp! …

Hair Care

Building Your Kit Part 16: All About Powders!

Whether pressed, loose, translucent, talc, mineral, or silica, powder can be powerful. You can use it to set foundation, remove distracting shine, …

A Party-Perfect Hairstyle That’s Truly Easy! Meet The Low Loop Bun

We’re envious of those people who have no problem throwing a hairstyle together in less than 10 minutes. You know, the type of ’do that looks …

4 easy steps to revamp your ponytail

AOL Style News, Trends and Advice


Top 9 at 9: Kate Spade's lofty goals, Olivia Palermo in Burberry and more

AOL Style News, Trends and Advice


Vanessa Jackman Street Style

From distressed denim to fuzzy sweaters to pencil skirts — we’ve got all your favorite pieces on incredibly stylish ladies in entirely inspiring …

Street Style

Holiday gift guide 2013: For the girl who takes preppy to a whole 'nother level

The 12 best street style looks of the week

Earth tones that will make you feel fab (not drab)