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13 Best Luxury Beauty Products

The secret to a perfectly curated beauty regimen: a blend of budget-friendly staples and high-end, luxe products that make you feel glamorous when you put them on. But, you don’t want to splurge on an expensive new lipstick or eyeliner without knowing if it’s actually worth it. That’s where our reviewers come in. They swear […]

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Cushion Compacts Are Here to Replace Your BB Creams

Say goodbye to your tubes of BB cream. Cushion compacts are the latest alphabet trend to win us over. The convenient application gives a lighter-than-air finish that leaves you with a dewy, beautiful complexion. We rounded up our favorites — see which ones you need to try. See the best cushion compacts.

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Should You Try Clairol Professional FLARE Permanent Cream Color?

The new year means it’s time for a new hairstyle. The easiest (and least expensive way) to redo your ‘do: at-home hair color. And, Clairol Professional FLARE Permanent Cream Color was designed with those afraid to DIY their hair in mind. This new product promises vibrant, gorgeous, even color that covers 100 percent of gray […]

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The Best New Beauty Brands of 2014

The only thing better than new product launches? New product lines. And 2014 was chock full of new beauty brands — from European lines making their way stateside at last to luxe lines from designer labels. Here, the ones we loved the most. See the best new beauty brands.

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9 Best Face Cleansing Towelettes

Sometimes, life happens and you don’t have the time and/or energy to do a full wash of your face. It’s times like these that we’re thanking our lucky stars for cleansing towelettes. These handy wipes remove makeup, dirt and debris with just a few quick swipes. We pored through hundreds of reviews to compile this […]

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7 Steps to Perfect Foundation Application

Your foundation sets the stage for all the other makeup you wear. When you apply foundation correctly, it smoothes your complexion and gives you a lit-from-within glow that enhances all the other products you put on your face. Here’s the ultimate guide to perfecting your foundation application. See the essential steps for applying foundation.

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9 Easy Tips for Creating a Contoured, Flawless Face

It’s common knowledge that contouring defines your cheekbones and makes your entire face appear slimmer. It’s also common knowledge that contouring can be incredibly hard to get right. That’s where these tips come in. We break down the easiest way to get a contoured, smooth face. See how to contour here.

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11 Best Hot Styling Tools

Hot styling tools are like the magic wands of the beauty world. With a little sleight of hand, stick-straight hair can get Victoria’s Secret-model waves, and curly hair can be ironed into a sleek style. But all tools are not created equal. Here, the top-rated hot styling tools. See the best hot styling tools

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Is This Brightening Serum Your Skin Care Savior?

This serum promises to instantly moisturize skin, make it appear brighter within days and reduce hyperpigmentation in just four weeks. With impressive clinical studies and patented ingredients and technology, we were curious: Can one serum really do all that? So we asked a few of our top reviewers to try it out. See what they […]

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We Tried It: Estee Lauder’s New Perfectionist Makeup

The latest innovation in foundation? Infusing it with skin care ingredients that give long-term benefits while covering imperfections immediately. Skincare-as-makeup trailblazer Estee Lauder combined its age-defying Perfectionist serum with natural-looking foundation coverage to create Perfectionist Youth-Infusing Makeup. Three of our editors put it to the test. See the makeup-meets-skincare look here

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