Stories by Dawn Davis

9 Best Oils for a Perfect Complexion

I remember when Bobbi Brown Extra Face Oil, $62, first launched. I was working at a magazine at the time, and the skin care oil trend was blowing up -- all the mainstream brands were clamoring to get one on the market.   See products


January 20, 2014  |   9:01 AM  |  121 COMMENTS
You Want Me to Wash My Face With What!?

If you have breakouts, covering your face in black soot probably seems like a really terrible idea. But if that black soot happens to be active charcoal, it may be just the acne cure you've been looking for.   read more


January 20, 2014  |   8:01 AM  |  COMMENT
Anatomy of a Red Carpet Face: Kate Mara

The makeup at the 2014 Golden Globes ranged from minimalist to vampy. But when it comes time to look to the red carpet for real-world inspiration (date night, a friend's birthday dinner), we'll be turning to the pretty, wearable looks that fell somewhere in the middle.   read more


January 13, 2014  |   2:01 PM  |  COMMENT
Weekend Recap: The Evolution of Charlize's Pixie, Globes After Parties, and More

Hollywood was busy this weekend. Saturday night, stars stepped out for Sean Penn's Help Haiti benefit. (It looks like Charlize is growing out that pixie.) []   read more


January 13, 2014  |   8:01 AM  |  COMMENT
X Out Wrinkles, Puffiness and Dark Circles Fast

You know when you're so tired that 17 layers of full-coverage concealer can't hide your dark circles? Or when your eyes are so puffy it feels like you're drawing eyeliner on a water balloon? Get ready to make those moments a thing of the past.   read more


January 10, 2014  |   1:01 PM  |  COMMENT
Weekend Recap: Grace Potter's New Gig, Tattoo Trends and More

Grace Potter is the latest face of Mark cosmetics.[]

Ear tattoos are all the rage. []   read more


January 6, 2014  |   8:01 AM  |  COMMENT
What's In and What's Out for 2014

Are you sick of "In/Out" lists yet? Neither are we. We've been clicking through them as voraciously as we plowed through the first season of "Orange is the New Black" (definitely on the "in" list).   read more


January 3, 2014  |  11:01 AM  |  1 COMMENT
The 7 Best Beauty Products Launching in January

It's no secret that I'm a sucker for fancy beauty products. (Remember when I fell in love with that $740 face cream?) So when I started rounding up my picks for the best new beauty products launching in January, I was seriously shocked to realize that they're all available at your local CVS, Rite Aid or Target.   read more


January 1, 2014  |   8:01 AM  |  4 COMMENTS
8 Zero-Commitment Ways to Change Your Look in 2014

My biggest problem with New Year's resolutions isn't that you're setting yourself up for failure (even though that's generally the case), it's that executing them can be so expensive. Want to hit the gym? Get ready to shell out hundreds of dollars for a membership. Need a hair transformation? Expect a $200+ salon bill.   See ideas


December 31, 2013  |  12:12 PM  |  33 COMMENTS
Alexa Chung Shares the Secret to Her Cat Eye

I'm not quite sure why Alexa Chung is famous, but I don't think it matters much. She's an It girl -- if only for being perpetually clad in Peter Pan collars, having a British accent and quirky sense of humor, and constantly rocking the perfect cat-eye liner.   read more


December 24, 2013  |   6:12 AM  |  1 COMMENT
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