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55 Random Beauty Tricks You Should Try

I love swapping beauty tips with friends, coworkers, even strangers on the street. When someone looks especially fabulous, I make sure to tell them, and, more importantly, ask their secret.

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 8, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Beauty Bar Brings Its Online Store Into The Real World

We’ve long loved online beauty and skincare company Beauty Bar for its extensive (extremely extensive) collection of top quality skincare, makeup and beauty brands. Where else can you find Malin…

Julie Gerstein | November 30, 2011 - 1:40 pm

Something For Everyone: Our Holiday Beauty Gift Guide

It’s almost that time of year again: you know, the time when you’re obligated to blow a good chunk of your hard-earned money on your family and friends. If your…

Rachel Krause | November 25, 2011 - 10:00 am

Winter Beauty: 7 Products To Help You Weather The Cold

Oh, dichotomous winter. I love your pretty snow, your brisk air, your holidays… but I loathe what you do to my skin, my hair, my lips! You turn my most…

Rachel Krause | November 11, 2011 - 2:40 pm

Beauty Test Drive: Sweet Pea Body Butter Duo

It’s the least wonderful time of the year. My skin is dry year-round, but fall and winter are the worst of the worst (as in, before writing this post I…

Jessica Wakeman | November 6, 2011 - 3:00 pm

How To Look Sexy When You Wake Up (Yes, It’s Possible!)

Early in the morning is definitely when I’m at my least attractive and I’m sure many readers would say the same. It’s one thing to wake up alone looking like…

Rachel Krause | October 28, 2011 - 10:00 am

New Law Bans California Teens From Tanning Beds

That sound you hear? It’s a stampede to the nearest tanning salon before it’s too late! Tanning will be banned in California for anyone under the age of 18 beginning…

Jessica Wakeman | October 11, 2011 - 1:20 pm

All Your Makeup, All At Once

What might happen if you applied all the makeup you wore in one year to your face in one day? Dutch artists Lernert and Sander made a cool time…

Julie Gerstein | July 1, 2011 - 4:20 pm

11 Reasons I’ll Never Get Botox Again

I thought Botox would change my life. I admired the shiny, perfect foreheads of my elders on “The Real Housewives of Orange County” (or New York, New Jersey, D.C. and…

Kamilah Black | June 22, 2011 - 3:00 pm

Absolute Amazing Skin

Have you ever seen a French woman with bad skin? Didn’t think so. And perhaps that’s because they use Absolution’s line of bespoke organic skincare. How does it work? You…

Julie Gerstein | June 10, 2011 - 12:40 pm

An Open Letter To Spray-On Sunscreen

Dear Spray-On Sunscreen,

Can you believe it? Summer has finally arrived! Just in time for Memorial Day weekend, the temps reached the 80s, the sun was shining bright…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 31, 2011 - 11:00 am

Ask An Esthetician: What Do Different Break Out Spots Mean? Should I Be Using A Glycolic?

Skin: Our largest organ, and also probably our biggest pain in the butt. Managing its temperamental, over-sensitive ways is pretty much a full-time gig, especially if your skin is a…

Julie Gerstein | May 18, 2011 - 11:00 am

Pour Some Sugar On Me

The other day, I dug up a small travel-size bottle of Fresh’s Sugar Lemon body lotion that had been languishing in my bathroom cabinet. I used a tiny amount on…

Julie Gerstein | March 23, 2011 - 12:40 pm

The Pee Facial: There Are No Words

Prepare to be traumatized. Earlier this week on “The Doctors,” a panel of experts discussed the use of—gag—urine in skin care. “Urea,” explains one doctor, “on the skin…

Leonora Epstein | May 27, 2010 - 11:40 am

Beauty Test Drive: Kiehl’s Midnight Recovery Concentrate

We’re generally pretty skeptical of any beauty product that claims to fix up our messy bits while we sleep. What happened to the whole beauty is pain concept? Suddenly beauty…

Lily Q | May 26, 2010 - 1:40 pm

Kylie Minogue’s Cheap Secret For Perfect Skin

Forget expensive skin creams and trips to the dermatologist. If you really want perfect skin, Kylie Minogue has the answer, and it’s a whole lot cheaper than you’d expect. Apparently,…

Bianca Posterli | May 25, 2010 - 5:40 pm

The New Catch-22: Can Sunscreen Give You Skin Cancer?

Great. Just as we had stocked up on all the necessary sun protection supplies for the season, we hear this incredibly disturbing news. An environmental organization claims that “almost half…

Leonora Epstein | May 25, 2010 - 3:40 pm

How To Keep Your Feet Looking Nice This Summer

When I lived at home, my mom made us — and our confused friends — wash our feet in the sink before entering the house proper during the summer. In…

Lily Q | May 22, 2010 - 8:00 pm

Snail Slime Apparently Has All Sorts Of Skin Benefits

There’s something a little twisted about beauty products or treatments involving ultra-gross ingredients. How, exactly, did we conclude It can’t get any worse, might as well try spreading some bird

Leonora Epstein | May 20, 2010 - 2:40 pm

Beauty Test Drive: L’Oreal Ideal Skin Genesis Complexion Equalizer

I have extremely oily skin that is a curse (I’m always shiny) and a blessing (I won’t wrinkle easily). So for years, I’ve ignored the advice of my dermatologist and…

Annika Harris | May 18, 2010 - 5:30 pm