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    These Natural Deodorants Will Actually Keep You Fresh All Day

    People have started paying attention to what’s exactly inside their deodorant, which makes sense, because it’s something most of us mindlessly apply to our armpits every day. For years, rumors have swirled that there’s a solid link between certain cancers and the aluminum chloride and parabens found in antiperspirants. Although that may not be proven, […]

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    How To Fade Acne Scars For Good — Without A Trip To The Derm

    First came the acne and then came the fully-loaded pile of salicylic acid cleansers, benzoyl peroxide creams, and spot treatments. Now all that remains are the ghosts of pimples past: acne scars — and they can haunt you long after the initial breakout has gone away. The hard truth is that nothing you can buy over-the-counter […]

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    Why I Only Use Skin-Care Products That Smell Bad

    The sense of smell is an emotional and experiential one, as opposed to survival-based or biological. Our perception of what smells good and what smells bad is determined through context and the power of suggestion; as much as enjoying things that smell pleasant is a learned behavior, so is enjoying things that do not. Nobody […]

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    This $5 Foundation Is Blowing Up on Reddit For Lasting a Full 11 Hours

    Finding the right foundation formula can be a real doozy. Much of the process depends on trial and error, which can obviously be both timely and costly. Because of this, many makeup aficionados turn to the ultimate jackpot of all beauty advice regarding foundation tips, tricks and recommendations: Reddit. In a post to r/makeupaddiction, Reddit […]

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    I Wore Extreme Jelly Nails For A Week — & It Was Not Easy

    I should start off by saying I am a complete acrylic-nail virgin — so getting a major set of talons like these was a big thing for me. I was intrigued by the pics all over Instagram (including Kylie Jenner’s post, which racked up over 4 million likes) but when it came to trying them […]

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    You Can Be Allergic To Gel Manicures — & You Might Not Even Know It

    Thanks to a rush of Instagram-worthy new trends (jelly nails, fruit nails, mismatched nails…), the demand for certain nail enhancements, including acrylics and gels, has shot up recently. But their rise in popularity is proving to be a cause for concern for dermatologists, who this week issued a warning that methacrylate chemicals, the key ingredients […]

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    Y’ALL! This Clarisonic Brush Is On Sale for Under $100

    From ELLE When it comes to cleansing brushes, there are a lot of imitators out there but nothing comes close to the original Clarisonic. First introduced in 2004 when sonic cleansing wasn’t A Thing just yet, the brush has since become the holy grail of beauty devices and expanded to include attachments for makeup, facial […]

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    Olive Garden Teased a Makeup Palette and Breadstick Fans Are Here for It

    This has been The Summer of Chain Restaurants Not Getting the Memo About April Fool’s Day Starting and Ending on April 1. In June, IHOP announced it was changing its name to IHOb, literally flipping the capital P into a lowercase B to turn the International House of Pancakes into the International House of Burgers; […]

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    6 Ways Working Out Affects Your Skin

    Recently, I started up a fitness kick. I’ve challenged myself to get in the gym at least four times a week (a tough feat for someone who prefers Netflix bingeing over burpees). Over the last month, I’ve seen my body change in many ways. My abs are starting to peek through, I have more energy, […]

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    Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Red Lipstick Is Sold Out At Sephora

    Update: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s signature red lipstick — Stila Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick in Besos — is already sold out at Sephora, according to a representative for Stila who says her tweet led to a 20% increase in sales this week. And for the haters who like to believe that it’s just the Bronx the […]