8 Best Curling Irons

Don't fry your hair trying to get perfect spirals, instead use one of these best curling irons for fuss-free curls

12 Gorgeous and Easy Bobby Pin Hairstyles

Get these gorgeous, easy hairstyles courtesy of the most underrated tool in your hair kit

The Scoop About Birth Control and Acne

Can the pill make every day a good skin day? We found out how birth control can totally change your skin

Save Time With These Makeup Brush Cleaners

The latest and greatest cleaners to keep your brushes looking brand new

The #ProductEmpties We Loved to the Last Drop

Ever had a beauty product you love so much that you shook, hacked, scraped or squeezed its container until you were absolutely positive you had expended all of its precious contents? Rare indeed is the product that elicits that deliciously desperate feeling, especially in beauty editors. So when our team of beauty mavens encounters a rave-worthy product, you know it's the real deal. Herewith, our editors rattle off their "beauty empties," aka the best beauty products that they can't help but use until the last drop. Read on for their best nail polishes, hair products, skin care products and makeup now.   read more

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19 Cute Makeup Bags to Help You Keep Your Sh*t Together

As any fellow beauty junkie can attest, maintaining your makeup throughout the day is a must. However, stuffing your favorite lipsticks, compacts and eyeliners into random purse zippers and coat pockets is not only inconvenient, it's also a recipe for messy spills, broken powders and total meltdowns -- of the lipstick and emotional variety.   read more

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12 Best Hairsprays

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12 Best Hairsprays

When it comes to finding the best hairsprays, you want the ones that keep your 'do in place without making it look like a helmet, right? Luckily, the light, flexible formulas of today's best hairsprays bear little resemblance to the hair-stiffening hairsprays of yesteryear.   See products

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15 Metallic Lipsticks to Take Over the World in

Metallic lipsticks are one of the biggest trends of the moment, and it's not hard to tell why -- after all, what objection could one possibly have to the concept of gilded lips? They're glamorous, ultra-modern, and completely and satisfyingly shiny. When you think about it, it's kind of like special effects for your most alluring feature -- so you can bet it's a surefire way to amp up any look.   read more

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12 Best Highlighters

Not to be a Debbie downer, but it's a fact of life that with each passing year, time takes its toll on our complexions. Our cheekbones become more sunken in, our under-eye bags get darker and lower, and our skin turns sallower.   See list

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Why Your Blow Dryer Needs an Upgrade

Nothing screams, "good hair day," like a spectacular salon blowout. And while we'd like to consistently schedule those weekly hair appointments, our budget doesn't always allow it. Even more unfortunate, blow-drying our hair at home just doesn't ever seem to come out the same, even if we've become a master at wielding that dryer. So, why can't you get those same salon-worthy strands at home? Most likely, your issues lie with the fact that you're using a subpar blow dryer. but why spend so much money on a hair dryer when the cheaper options are so much, well, cheaper?   read more

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18 Best-Smelling Hair Products Ever, Ranked

Let's be honest -- when it comes to hair products, our favorites are always the ones that smell the best. You know, the dry shampoos and hair oils we reach for every single time just to catch another addictive whiff.   read more

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16 Best Oil-Control Products

Here's an all-too familiar scenario: Every morning you cleanse, prime and mattify your skin to pore-less, oil-free perfection. But by the time you walk through your office doors, you need another dab of powder -- and by midday, it looks like you've slathered a layer of Crisco on your face. What gives?   See products

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Want Colorful Hair? This Is Your Ideal Shade

"I want colorful hair -- like a vibrant purple or deep lavender," says the woman in the salon chair next to mine. I peek at the woman sitting next to me and have to keep my jaw from dropping to the floor. It's a woman well into her 60s, and suddenly my 23-year-old self (who's going a boring-by-comparison brown) realizes just how far-reaching the colorful hair trend is. I've also gained a whole new respect for this fabulous woman sitting next to me.   read more

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15 Drugstore Products Celebrity Makeup Artists Swear By

It doesn't matter if it's $5 or $50: When something works, it works. Still, we would be remiss not to acknowledge the joy, the satisfaction, the swell of pride -- not to mention the money saved -- that comes with finding truly incredible beauty products for less than the price of a cold-pressed juice. Now that feeling is akin to the makeup lover's nirvana.   read more

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