Sophie Simpson

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Master Mani Tutorial: Chic Color-Blocking

Summer came and went faster than we would have liked, but the one thing getting us pumped for fall? This laidback-cool take on a color-blocked mani …

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FYI: Your Eyelashes Can Age, Too! Our Expert Tips for Young-Looking, Fabulous Lashes

When it comes to anti-aging efforts, most of us focus on the face—and maybe the hands, neck, and décolletage get a little love, too. But what about …

Mix Up a Brand-New Lipstick in Minutes! Here’s How.

When it comes to lipstick, we’ve tried ’em all. From super bold and matte to semi-sheer and neutral, we have something for every mood we’re in. But …

“How Drinking 3 Liters of Water Every Day Changed My Skin”

How many times have we heard “drink eight glasses of water a day”? Eight glasses, for someone like me, always seemed out of reach. I’ve never been …

Lip Jam: The Berry Lipstick Review

If berries are the “it” snack during summer, berry is the lip color we’re loving most for fall! Check out our broad spectrum of deep reds, pink-toned …

How to Tightline Eyes and Curl Lashes in One Step!

What if we told you you could tightline your eyes and curl your lashes all at the same time? In a single step. With only one hand. No, this isn’t a …

Do You Need a Toner? Yes! Here’s How to Choose One.

If you only use the word “tone” to refer to a workout, you’re missing out on a simple beauty essential that can make a world of difference for your …

Shrink Your Pores with Easy Skin Care Steps

Pores are so important to skin health. They allow hair, which keeps our bodies warm, to grow through the skin. They secrete an oily substance known …

Get chic "I Woke Up Like This" bedhead in 7 easy steps

With its casual waves and sexy messiness, tousled bedhead hair looks chic, effortless, and low-maintenance. But not all of us are genetically blessed …

Find the perfect purple lip gloss!

Are you liking the purple lipstick trend but not ready to commit? Try a lavender lip gloss -- it’s having a moment right now, giving users a safer …

Seriously, Try Energy Healing

Two summers ago, my mom gave me the gift of a massage. “But, just to warn you,” she added, “it might involve some energy healing, too,” So long as …

How to Tightline Eyes

Tightlining your eyes (also known as "invisible eye liner") is a great way to add subtle definition to your peepers. Most people think that the point …

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Emily Ratajkowski Shares Her Beauty and Diet Tips

From the editors of ELLE.com, the gorgeous model and actress shares her secrets.<p>A year after she made the world do a triple take with her shoulder-shimmying appearance in Robin Thicke's summer 2013 anthem "Blurred Lines," Emily Ratajkowski's star is still shining. In fact, it's rising. The …

Our 5 Favorite Tinted Moisturizers...Ever!

Ever since BB creams burst onto the beauty scene, tinted moisturizers have taken a back seat to their souped-up cousins. The thing is, a lot of people still love tinted moisturizers (myself included), and for good reason. I actually consider them to be the best way to achieve that no-makeup makeup …

The Skin-Cream Ingredients You Should Never Mix and Match

If you're anything like me, you pile at least three skin-care products on your face each morning. Right now, my routine includes a moisturizing essence (which feels like water on your skin), an antioxidant vitamin C serum (my current fave is <b>SkinCeuticals C E Ferulic</b>), and a sunscreen with SPF 30 or …

Mistakes When Trying to Determine Your Skin Type

As an esthetician working with skin hands-on for 25 years, I know there is more than just dry, normal and oily when it comes to skin types. But how …

Get Glowing Instantly! 3 Must-Try Facial Masks

If I could go to the spa every day I would. But if I did, I’d be broke in less than a week. Luckily, there are plenty of treatment products designed …

9 Things To Know Before Your First Bathhouse Experience

Unwind in honor of National Relaxation Day.<p>Bathhouses are havens for deep relaxation of the mind and muscles and they're popping up all over the country. But if you've never been to one, the idea can be a little intimidating. Silvia Barnett, the Press/Marketing Manager for Aire Ancient Baths in New …

beauty queen: kate mara in almond hues

go nuts.<p>We're going totally nuts for the look that actress Kate Mara sported on the red carpet at The 66th Emmy Awards Outstanding Casting Nominees.<p>Not everyone can say that their hair color matches their eye color, but Kate Mara can--and she knows exactly how to work it. But whether you have brown …

Air Drying Is The New Blowout

The coolest hair of the moment doesn't require heat tools.<p>Perfect blowouts with round-brushed ends and swingy bounciness have been falling out of favor with fashion girls for awhile now, and their replacement—tousled, air-dried waves—is popping up everywhere. The poster child for effortless, …

How to Drop The Last 5 Lbs.

The inside scoop on why today's most popular slimming strategies may be preventing you from losing that final inch.<p>Have you ever considered that your diet may be sabotaging your weight loss efforts? It's a fair question, given that the ways our food is grown and prepared have changed and that the …

Contouring Crayons: The Lazy-Girl Product That Will Make You Look Like a Supermodel

When you hear the word "contouring," you don't necessarily think easy. Or quick. Or foolproof. (Kardashian, drag queen, or '80s are more likely to come to mind). But thanks to a new crop of contouring sticks—cream-based crayons that you can swipe on and blend in seconds—contouring just might be the …

Charting: Summer's New Hair Masks

Enhance moisture, shine, elasticity and strength with the newest batch of hair repair treatments.<p>Enhance moisture, shine, elasticity and strength with the newest batch of hair repair treatments.

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Is Almond Oil the New Coconut Oil?

A closer look at the latest miracle oil we're loving.<p>There is nothing coconut oil can't do. It's super-moisturizing and anti-inflammatory. It can prevent protein loss in the hair. It's antioxidant, meaning it scrounges up wrinkle-inducing free radicals. There is some research that suggests that …

Pack the Perfect Poolside Makeup Bag

Makeup artist Molly Stern—who works with Reese Witherspoon and Elizabeth Olsen—gives us her picks for wearable, waterproof makeup that pops at the pool. Stern is also the founder of mrsbymrs.co<p>Makeup artist Molly Stern—who works with Reese Witherspoon and Elizabeth Olsen—gives us her picks for …

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Fuller & Plumper Lip Tricks

Enhance your pout with these expert tips.<p><b>HOLLYWOOD'S BEST LIPS</b> Re-create Angelina Jolie's perfect pout with her made-to-order shade from Three Custom Color Specialists (No. 1; $60 for two tubes; 888-262-7714). The "universally flattering" high-shine peachy nude "instantly makes lips look more …

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3 Tips for Refreshing Old Carpet

(Image credit: Laure Joliet)<p>Carpet is a bit like upholstered furniture: it tends to hold on to dust, stains, and other marks of wear and tear. (Even …

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