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How expired makeup is destroying your skin

"What we place on our skin can be just as impactful, and even harmful, as what we ingest," says board certified aesthetician Louise Callaghan. Sixty …

Skincare Tips: 6 Biggest Skincare Mistakes

You already know it’s a sin to go to bed without washing your face (right?!), but that’s just one of many common bad habits that can seriously screw with your skin.<p>To determine the most unforgivable beauty mistakes, we talked to board certified dermatologist Debra Luftman, M.D., co-author of <i>The</i> …

How to Find Your Undertone and Choose the Right Foundation

Finding the right shade of base to match your complexion always seems like a daunting task. And according to Jamie Greenberg, a celebrity makeup …

How to Get Healthier Skin

Why? Without sleep, your skin cells can’t function as efficiently, which makes it harder for your body to repair damaged skin, says study author Elma Baron, MD, assistant professor of dermatology at the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.<p>Ready to catch up on your beauty sleep? Clock …

Considering a Laser Treatment? Read This First

Lasers can seem like magic wands. They make unwanted hair, age spots, and fine lines disappear. But in the wrong hands they can also cause serious burns and permanent scarring. In one recent study, dermatologists found that more than 1,200 reports of laser or light-device injuries were filed with …

Scared of Applying Fake Lashes? (I Was!) Try These 3 Tricks

I like to think that I'm a bona fide wizard with a mascara wand and liquid eyeliner. I can even build eyebrows out of thin hair. But the one beauty trick I just can't seem to master is false eyelashes. Look at how calmly that woman in the picture above is laying down her false lashes—so composed, …

L'Oreal's New Makeup App Will Change Your Life

Their new technology is going to revolutionize how you buy—and test—makeup from here on out.<p>Forget smudging a lipstick tester on the back of your hand or waiting to get home to test drive a new shadow or entire new beauty look. L'Oreal Paris is debuting a new virtual app, Makeup Genius, that works …

This Supercool Eye and Lip Palette Looks Just Like an iPad

There's been a ton of beauty-meets-technology inventions of late: makeup apps for your phone, 3-D printers for products, and now this: A makeup palette disguised as an iPad.<p>The <b>Sephora Color My Life palette</b> has 36 eye shadows—in matte and iridescent purples, blues, pinks, and neutrals—not to mention …

Travel Friendly In-Flight Beauty Tips

The Surprising Factor That Affects How Well You Sleep

While warm weather has a ton of perks, a peaceful slumber may not be one of them.<p>According to the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, millions of people don't sleep well each night—not only do they find it difficult to initially fall asleep but stay asleep all night long, too. And when it comes to …

I Had a Hot-Stone Massage on My Face—and It Was Awesome

Yes, it sounds bizarre. But when you're in the hands of Ling Chan, a facialist who has worked with Gisele Bündchen and Uma Thurman, you kind of let her do her thing.<p>And then you are superhappy you did, because a hot-stone massage is even more calming on tense jaws than it is on your back. At least, …

The New Sunscreen Innovators

Shielding skin from the sun is key to not only turn back the clock but also prevent future DNA damage. Before you head to the beach, pool or to spend an afternoon lounging in the park, reach for one of these high-tech skin protectors.<p>Shielding skin from the sun is key to not only turn back the …

Trending Now: Oil Pulling. But Does it Really Do Anything?

When my girlfriend forwarded me an article about something called oil pulling, I thought it was a joke. The article suggested that I spend a few …