• Beauty
    How to Layer Your Skin-Care Products in the Correct Order

    Instead of just slapping on five creams — then washing your face because, seriously, that stuff is heavy — follow the lead of the pros. 1. Start light. Serums — the thinnest products — go first, because a) that just makes sense and b) “they deliver active ingredients into the skin most efficiently,” says Ranella […]

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    Gradient Nails Are the Prettiest New Manicure Trend for Spring

    According to celebrity nail artist Tom Bachik (whose clients include Jennifer Lopez, Margot Robbie, Selena Gomez, Kerry Washington, Kim Kardashian West, and Shay Mitchell), there’s some artistic strategy to choosing the most flattering shade of nude nail polish for your skin tone—but it’s probably not what you think. Personally, I’ve always assumed that the best shade […]

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    This SPF Moisturizer Is Perfect If You Hate Wearing Sunscreen

    Forgive me, Father, for I have sinned. I’ve broken the biggest beauty rule in the book—one that has been drilled into my head since I was a fledgling beauty addict stealing my mom’s fashion magazines. I never wear sunscreen (pause for shock and horror). I know I’m supposed to wear it every day, but the […]

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    From snail slime to bee venom, Korean beauty ingredients that give you glowing skin

    Korean beauty is a $13 billion business that has beauty and skin care lovers buzzing. So why is K-beauty so popular? The products are often an effective, innovative way to get glowing, hydrated, smoother skin. They’re also unique, both in terms of their sometimes wild-sounding, natural ingredients — snail slime, anyone? — and their Instagram-worthy […]

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    The best self-tanners for a healthy glow all winter long

    The No. 1 rule of achieving a healthy tan is never let the sun do the bronzing. It’s all about picking the perfect sunless self-tanner. Whether you want a healthy glow or a deep bronze, there are a slew of self-tanners to do the trick. So which one do you pick? The answer is: It depends. That’s […]

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    9 Engagement Manicure Ideas for Insta-Worthy Ring Selfies

    What goes better with a new engagement ring than a gorgeous, complementary manicure? Not a whole lot! That’s why we searched the Internet high and low for fun engagement manicure ideas that’ll set your ring selfie apart from all the others on your Instagram feed. Show off your new bling with some salon-worthy nails. The […]

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    How To Get Better Skin In 30 Days (Or Fewer)

    A consistent skin-care routine is, like any other type of routine, a habit, and there are differing opinions on how long it actually takes to form, break, or otherwise change one. The antiquated 21-day myth has been busted; recent studies suggest it could be 66, or really just anywhere from 18 to 254, and by […]

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    5 Women Test a Cult-Favorite Clay Mask

    A beauty product that can be used in multiple ways? Sounds like fake news. But Fresh’s Umbrian Clay mask, a longtime favorite at Sephora, has the reputation of being multi-use: It’s allegedly a mask to calm down redness and irritation, a deep-cleaning cleanser, and a spot treatment for blemishes. Does it live up to its […]