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The Root Of The Problem

How far would you go to live up to the image of being blonde?Read more >

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The Future Is Now: 3D Print Makeup Onto Your Face

Mink and MODA are the latest tools to offer 3D printed makeup to the beauty world—whether you want to make it yourself, or just have it applied hands-freeRead more >

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I Am My Mother

Just in time for Mother's Day, an essay on the lessons learned from Mom—whether she meant to teach them or notRead more >

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Tinder Portraits: A User's Guide

Who does your online dating profile pic say more about—you or the person swiping right?Read more >

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#Mom And Me

Or what happens when someone thinks you're fly on Instagram and crowns you their social media matriarchRead more >

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Bad Posture? Try Ballet

Everything looks better when you stand up straightRead more >

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What Happened When I Got My Colors 'Done'

And why being limited to 'autumn' colors is no way to treat a makeup collectionRead more >

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Perfect Skin From A Syringe

Why stop your hyaluronic acid addiction at masks alone?Read more >

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The Skincare Of A Geisha

Exploring storied Japanese beauty secrets, one ingredient at a timeRead more >

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How To Properly Vintage Shop, With Sami Miro

The stylist and curator's handy checklist for next time you're ready to make a Goodwill runRead more >

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A Primer On Alcohol In Skincare

There is such a thing as "fancy alcohol," and that's the one you want to useRead more >

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Nail Polishes Go Non-Toxic

3-, 5-, and 7-free formulations and what it all means for your manicureRead more >

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Ingredient To Know: Mangosteen

Decoding the fruit poised to knock blueberries off the superfood throneRead more >

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How To Deal: Acne Scars

Is that an acne scar or hyperpigmentation? We've got the answers...and treatmentsRead more >

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Stop And Smell The Top Notes

A brief explainer on what that first whiff of perfume smells like—and why it disappears so quicklyRead more >

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Navigating A Japanese Drugstore

Back from Tokyo, Alyssa Reeder reports on Japan's drugstore beauty staplesRead more >

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Make Your Own Almond Milk

A surprisingly easy recipe that works for everything from pistachios to macadamiasRead more >

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More Than A Breath Freshener

Mint skincare (and a really great candle) that is refreshingly herby, but not too strongRead more >

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Green Lipstick Is A Neutral, & Other Lessons From NYX Cosmetics

The brand launches more than 200 new shades a year, hosts their own award show for makeup die-hards, and lets fans drive their product development process—here's how NYX became the go-to drugstore alternativeRead more >

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For Your Cuts, For Your Cow, For Your Dog

Off the farm, what are the real-life uses for that ubiquitous udder ointment?Read more >

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How To Deal: Hyperpigmentation

When patience isn't enough for you to deal with dark spots, there are a bevy of products for thatRead more >

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I Went To A Salt Chamber And All I Got Were These Clear Sinuses

Forty-five minutes in a room full of Himalayan rock salt, also called a halotherapy session, could be exactly what you need to kick that stuffy noseRead more >

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Let's Talk Temporary Lip Fillers

The low-down on Juvéderm, from a loyal userRead more >

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How Dry Is Your Face? This Pen Will Tell You

The latest in magic-wand technology for your face is a meter that measures the moisture in your skin, courtesy of your friendly neighborhood Kiehl's storeRead more >

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Light My Fire: A Primer On Ear Candling

The original Q-tip technique has some people sold on the natural solution of earaches, while others aren't so sure—either way, just be careful not to light anything else on fireRead more >

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Joanna Goddard's Guide To A DIY Pregnancy

From soothing yogurt masks to stovetop salt spray, A Cup of Jo's Joanna Goddard shares the all-natural beauty treatments she picked up while pregnantRead more >

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A New Kind Of Gel Manicure

Kelly McPherson's Bakeneko Nails takes gel art to the next level, reminding us that nail art never left...we just weren't looking hard enoughRead more >

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The Fool-Proof Self-Tanner

Money may not be able to buy you happiness, but it can buy you a pretty darn realistic self-tanner (application mitt included)Read more >