Michele McLean

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How to Look Good in Photos, Even For Your Passport and License

Is it just us or are all driver’s license photos… not so flattering? Perhaps it’s some combination of fluorescent lighting and 5-hour-DMV-line …

3 Tips For The Perfect Long Weekend

<b>3 Tips For The Perfect Long Weekend</b><p>The long-weekend is finally here—maybe you’re already jetting off on a getaway or starting a stay-cation. Either way, you work your butt off, so when those precious three days come around, use them well and look good doing it. Here are some tips to make your weekend plans even better:<p><b>1. 4 Glam (and Supereasy) Ways to Wear a Hair Wrap</b><p>Staying in? Going out? Taking a trip somewhere new? There’s a wrap for that. Grab a colorful hair wrap and try out one of these …

Get Soft Skin Overnight With This Deep Moisturizing How-To

No plans tonight? No birthday parties or cocktail outings? Being free means you have time to try my weekly ritual, aka the thing I do when nobody …

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4 Easy Ways To Stay Fit

We all have ups and downs when it comes to our fitness routines. Sometimes we work out every day, and sometimes we fall off the bandwagon and it’s …

The Ultimate Fall Nail Polish Color Guide

It’s always sad to say goodbye to summer, but we have to look on the bright side: the colder months are welcoming us with a whole lot of sparkle, …

How to Find the Perfect Shade of Foundation

Finding the perfect shade of foundation can make you feel like Goldilocks—it’s so hard to find one that is <i>just right</i>. Recently we had some of our Birchbloggers, a community of bloggers who get the exclusive on all things Birchbox, over to our office to find their perfect shade with makeup pro, Alison Raffaele. Since Alison’s foundation line makes finding your ideal match a no-brainer, each blogger left with her true foundation and concealer color in hand. Here, we share our top five takeaways …

4 Ways To Make Your Travel Beauty Kit Smaller

With the holiday season fast approaching, we’re always thinking about how to pack lighter. There are many ways to keep your beauty bag from taking …

How the Nike+ FuelBand Became the A-list's Chicest Accessory

<i>Chloe Malle, Vogue</i><p>It's 11:49 p.m., and I need to leave the Plaza Hotel's gilt-laden Grand Ballroom. I'm wearing glass slippers, of the Valentino crystal-set variety, but, unlike Cinderella, I can't afford to lose one; especially not before midnight. I have eleven minutes to reach my daily Fuel …

Find Your Perfect Shade of Nude Pumps From Christian Louboutin's New Collection!

Have you added a nude-color pair of pumps to your fall wardrobe yet? I'm saving up for a pair from Christian Louboutin's dreamy new Nudes collection that comes in five shades that range from fair blush to rich chestnut.<p>Christian created this capsule collection because he thinks every woman should …

NYFW Beauty: Marc by Marc Jacobs' Blue-Eyed Girl

Photo: Imaxtree<p>Backstage at Marc by Marc Jacobs, cosmetics connoisseur Dick Page doled out a lesson on how to get a to-the-max beauty look with minimal products. In fact, he only used—count them—two main tools to get the show's high-impact blue stare.<p>"One of the inspirations was a xeroxed photo …

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