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I'm 55—Here Are 10 Things I Do Before Video Calls to Look More Photogenic

Lips (like our hands, necks, even our brows) are one of the features that can easily be forgotten but can be a dead giveaway for your age. Not that that’s a bad thing, but keeping your pout plump, shiny, and hydrated acts as a filter of sorts for lines, wrinkles, and …

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I'm 35 and Still Get Carded (Sometimes)—Here's My Exact Beauty Routine

I don’t think there’s a certain way one is “supposed to” look or feel in their 30s. I know that aging is a part of life that we all experience, but that doesn’t mean that I can’t amp up my beauty routine as I progress through life. Some embrace the signs of …

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This Sunscreen Mistake Is Easy to Make—Here's How to Fix It

So we’re all in agreement that sunscreen is a crucial skincare step. But we’re also all human, and sometimes you might forget to apply it. Or you might skip over some body parts when you’re in a rush. I like to consider myself pretty diligent about applying sunscreen every day, but …

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18 Miracle British Beauty Products Americans Don't Know About

We have a deep-seated passion for familiarizing ourselves with all things beauty from all over the world. From secrets to products to brands, we want to collect all the best beauty dirt, and we’ve been reaching out to some of our favorite industry comrades to find out what our beauty-loving friends …

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I Spend 80% of My Day Evaluating Beauty Products—Here's What I'm Itching to Try

Have you ever heard one of those startling statistics like, for instance, how many collective hours in a lifetime you’ll spend sitting on the toilet or waiting in traffic? Well, the number of hours I spend in front of my computer shopping for, typing about, and researching beauty products would probably …

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The Chicest Fall Nail Colors That Aren't Burgundy, Black, or Navy

Don’t get us wrong—we’ll protect (and continue to wear) our collection of signature fall nail colors for the rest of our days. Brooding cult-classic shades of burgundy, purple, navy, and rich emerald never go out of style and meld nicely with plummeting temperatures and our re-emerging sweater collection. But, in …

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This Perfume Trend Always Turned Me Off, But Now I'm a Believer

I’ve never been the most adventurous when it comes to perfumes, yet I had a lot of opinions about them. I used to think gardenia was a “grandma” scent before I met some perfumes that changed my mind. After spending most of my preteen and teen years bathed in fruity scents, I swore …

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5 Haircuts That Will Trick People Into Thinking You Have 3 Times More Hair

Ever since I became aware of my hair back in middle school when I finally retired my beloved slick soccer ponytail, I’ve lamented my fine, thin locks. And after becoming a beauty editor, it’s become my mission to find out which haircuts are best for feigning the look of fuller, …

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5 Colors That Look Amazing on Redheads

You know how people always say it’s important to find your power color? Essentially, the idea is to pinpoint that one color (or a few) that you can count on to look best on you no matter what. Well, that decision comes down to how well a shade complements your natural …

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Your Hands Are a Dead Age Giveaway—Theses Hand Masks Will Help

When we hear the word “skincare,” our minds naturally turn to our delicate facial skin. After all, nearly every cleanser, moisturizer, serum, and mask on the market has been formulated specifically for the face, neck, and décolletage. But when it comes to aging, your hands are just as prone to …

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The 10 Commandments of Using a Hair Removal Cream

“Depilatory creams work by breaking down keratin proteins in the hair,” she explains. “This effectively thins and dissolves the hairs to the point where they can be simply removed as the cream is wiped away. Hair removal creams contain several different alkaline chemicals, such as sodium thioglycolate, strontium sulfide, and …

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11 Skincare Brands French Girls Never Stray From

At this point, there’s just no resisting the allure of French beauty. We’re not the only ones totally obsessed with the effortlessly chic vibe French women emit, but we’ve spent years (seriously) dissecting every facet of the French way of life. When it comes to skincare, in particular, we’ve noticed …

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I Was Sick of Makeup Melting Off My Oily Skin—These 14 Primers Actually Helped

We’ve talked about it before—primers are known for their relatively controversial nature. For the most part, people seem to fall into one of two camps: 100% pro primer or 100% against. Few seem to be on the fence. However, after shunning most primers for years and simply letting my oily skin …

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