DIY

The Extras

Apocalypse? There's A Cream For That

The ultimate packing list for Doomsday—it never hurts to be preparedRead more >

The Extras

The Long Hair Longing—And How To Get Over It

"Fast forward 20 years to me in front of my boyfriend's bathroom mirror, snipping off my parched ends with his beard scissors. The hair I'd been holding onto for way too long, convinced the technical length it gave me meant something, was in the sink in front of me."Read more >

The Extras

On Whitening Your Teeth With Hydrogen Peroxide

It works—and it's roughly 5 percent of the cost of that box of Crest Whitestrips you've been eyeingRead more >

The Technique

The DIY Sugar Scrubs

For lips and body, just in time for winter skinRead more >

The Technique

The Kombucha Mask

What I learned after scooping a bunch of coagulated bacteria out of a jar and wearing it on my faceRead more >

The Review

Make Your Manicure Last

DIY gels are here to solve all of your nail polish-related woesRead more >

The Technique

Get Rid Of Puffy Eyes With This DIY

Courtesy of makeup artist Jessa Blades and fabric artist Cara Marie PiazzaRead more >

The Top Shelf

Sabrina De Sousa, Co-Owner, Dimes

The restauranteur on the best natural oils for making her own skincare products, DIY stress-relieving tinctures, and organic "happy pills"Read more >

The Technique

Thinking Of Making Your Own Sunscreen?

One writer's adventures in (literally) whipping up her own organic sunscreen using essential oils with natural SPFRead more >

The Technique

Coffee Coffee Buzz Buzz Buzz

A young, strapping coffee entrepreneur finds alternative (beauty-related!) uses for all those groundsRead more >

Nicky Deam
Makeup Ideas

Beauty Chemistry: Make Your Own RiRi Woo

Because Rihanna's perfect red lipstick is always sold outRead more >

The Technique

DIY: Paint-Daubed Headbands

We loved Louise Goldin's Spring '14 hair accessories, so we got craftyRead more >

The Extras

Put Cornstarch in Everything

How to fix your mascara, matte-ify your nail polish, and get the grease out of your hair with the kitchen-cabinet stalwartRead more >

Postcard

The Baking Soda Beauty Routine

How one man built a beauty regimen with four supermarket findsRead more >