Best Drugstore Dupes for High-End Beauty Products

You fall head over heels for a $58 BB cream that leaves your skin soft, dewy and impossibly clear -- and you're quite sure there's no other product in the world that will make you look so youthful and radiant. So you do want any beauty-product-obsessed girl on a budget would do: splurge on another bottle and eat ramen for the next week. No matter how much you love a product, it can be hard to justify the price tag, especially on day six of shrink-wrapped noodles. While there truly are some magical beauty products out there for which there is no substitute, plenty of expensive department store beauty products have a drugstore doppelganger that works just as well -- and for a lot less money. We road-tested every popular beauty dupe on the market to find out which high-end beauty products are worth the splurge and which ones you may want to reconsider.   read more

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What Does Your Nail Polish Say About Your Personality?

Nail polish is one of those products beauty junkies hoard: It's inexpensive, a subtle way to wear trending colors, and easily applied and removed. But even if your nail polish collection is ginormous, there's probably one shade you reach for again and again. Read on to find out what your favorite nail polish color reveals about your personality.   read more

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13 New Ways to Wear Black and White This Fall

The celebrity fashion trend that's all over the red carpet this fall: head-to-toe, black and white ensembles. Summer's checkered trend has given way to new, just as bold ways to wear to classic color combination. Black and white outfits cropped up front row at show after show during New York Fashion Week, and now we're experiencing déjà vu on the red carpet as stars flaunt their gorgeous (and super wearable) black and white wardrobes.   read more

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16 Best Hair Conditioners

If you want soft, shiny, manageable hair, it all starts with finding the best conditioner for your hair type. Our readers have tried the top products on the market and tell us which ones they deem worthy of best conditioner.   See products

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Sneak Peek: 7 Makeup Products to Bookmark for Spring 2015

Some people can't wait to get their hands on the clothes that come down the runways, but we geek out over the beauty product launches. Behind the scenes at the runway shows, beauty brands often tease new product launches; some of them, we'll have to wait until spring to add to our collection. Here's a sneak peek at an assortment of spring 2015 hair, makeup and nail polish launches that are well worth the wait.   read more

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How to Zap Your Sunspots for Good

Freckles can be cute. Freckles can even be stylish. (Case in point: the Topshop Freckle Pencil in Forever Young, $7 -- so you can draw them onto your otherwise unmarred skin.)   read more

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13 Inspiring Hispanic Women We're Celebrating This Fall

September 15 marks the start of National Hispanic Heritage Month, a time dedicated to celebrating the heritage and culture of Hispanics and Latinos who have made a difference in the United States. In honor of the month, we're celebrating the influential and inspiring Latina women who have made their mark over the years by breaking records, beating the odds and standing out.   read more

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Change Your Outfit, Change Your Outlook

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Change Your Outfit, Change Your Outlook

Color us surprised: The hues you surround yourself with can have a serious effect on your mood, creativity and even strength. Something as simple as swiping a new color on your nails can help you solve problems, get energized and maintain your health. Don't believe it? We found the proof to back up these color claims.   read more

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Steal These Nail Art Trends for Fall

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Steal These Nail Art Trends for Fall

When the New York City's cool girls treat themselves to a mani, they head to one place: Paintbox. Founded by former Cosmopolitan beauty editor Eleanor Langston, Paintbox changes the game of the nail salon experience, offering a seasonal menu of on-trend nail designs for a reasonable price in a chic setting. The salon's expert artists rely on Sally Hansen Complete Salon Manicure polishes to execute their seasonal, ripped-from-a-fashion-editorial nail art looks. Langston gave TotalBeauty.com this exclusive look at the salon's new fall designs and how you can create them with Sally Hansen products.   read more

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How to Get Sexy, Brigitte Bardot Hair at Home

Just in time for its 60th anniversary, Dessange Paris is teaming up with Target stores to bring the salon's legendary French glamour right to your shower … and for a super affordable price.   read more

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