The 8 Stages of Organizing Your Beauty Products (and Your Life)

Anyone who has tasked themselves with organizing knows that you don't get from "determined" to "satisfied with life-changing results" without a lot of inner turmoil. Especially if you follow Marie Kondo's tips from her bestselling novel, "The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up." Thanks to a job that requires me to test out new beauty products (I know, it's rough), my product closet -- er, bathroom -- is bordering on a level that could get me on "Hoarders." So, I decided to put Kondo's tactics to the test. As she says in the book, "When you put your house in order, you put your affairs and your past in order, too." Such is the magic of tidying up. Here's how I (and my beauty product collection) fared.   read more


13 Healthy Ways to Up Your Avocado Toast Game

Raise your hand if you love avocado toast. We thought so. Though this massive food trend has made its way onto most brunch menus by now, it's also incredibly easy to make at home. Whether eaten to start your day or as a healthy pre- or post-workout snack, avocado toast is great for pretty much any meal. Avocado toast packs a winning combination of carbs and healthy, monounsaturated fats (aka the ones that are good for your heart). Plus, they're chock-full of potassium, vitamins, minerals and omega-3 fatty acids, which have extra benefits for your skin and hair. Even better, avocado toast is the perfect canvas for well, just about anything. There are tons of things you can add to your avocado toast to spice things up or make it more filling.   read more


12 Kick-Ass Women Over 60 to Follow on Instagram

Scroll through your Instagram's "discover" feed and you're bound to thumb past numerous photos of adorable animals doing adorable things, countless makeup reviews, celebrities sharing bits of their world, and lots of millennial-aged Instagram stars. What you're less apt to see are the women who are two, or even three, times their age who are also teaching the world a thing or two about living a full and beautiful life. These gorgeous women, all over 60, are kicking butt at being themselves and giving us serious #grownupgoals.   read more


18 Best Life-Changing Beauty Tips From Industry Experts

As beauty editors, we're always trying to discover the best beauty tips, hairstyle trends, makeup how-tos and skin-care secrets. That means interviewing boatloads of industry experts who share exclusive beauty tips and secrets they've discovered over the years -- and we've created quite the list.   See tips


36 Crystal-Infused Beauty Products for Your Astrological Sign

Healing crystals are having a serious moment right now. Celebrities like Lady Gaga, Adele and Kylie Jenner have all turned to crystals lately to center themselves or help find peace and well-being.   read more


18 Feminist Instagram Accounts That Will Empower You to Smash the Glass Ceiling

Being a woman is hard for so many reasons, but luckily with social media, you can find plenty of fellow feminists to commiserate with. Maybe they express these shared views through beautiful original art, or maybe they express it through screenshots of an angry Amy Poehler as Leslie Knope on "Parks and Recreation" -- but either way, it's a great way to find empowerment via solidarity. Heck, you can even consider it a great way to broaden your horizons, and find new aspects of feminism that you never even thought about before. When it comes right down to it, feminist Instagram accounts are everywhere -- and it's high time to start hitting that "follow" button.   read more


27 Quotes From Strong Women That'll Make You Feel Like You Can Conquer Anything

We're of the mindset that women can conquer anything (and we mean anything). But even the most badass among us could use an extra boost sometimes, whether you're recovering from a personal setback or charting new professional territory. And when you need to channel your inner strong girl, quotes about strong women can be remarkably effective -- especially when uttered by the most inspiring females on the planet.   read more


10 New Beauty Products to Make You Smile This March

March can be tough. Spring is on the horizon, but winter lingers on, and Seasonal Affective Disorder is at its worst. Enter: new beauty products that will boost your mood. We're highlighting 10 new beauty launches guaranteed to do just that. There's a divine smelling dry shampoo, body lotion in stick form and even manicure stickers printed with happy words. There's so much to love this March, and before you know it, it will be spring.   read more


22 Beauty Treatments for Your Next DIY Spa Day

Who doesn't love a good girls'-night-in spa treatment? It's the ultimate way to relax and unwind while bonding with your best gal pals. And, let's face it: A DIY spa day costs way less than a trip to Burke Williams, and gives you complete control over the ambiance, the snacks and the agenda.   read more


12 Stunning Looks from the 2017 Oscars

For us in the beauty biz, the Oscars are a bit like Christmas. It brings the celebs we love together and allows us a sneak peak at this year's hottest hair and makeup trends (while getting to relive some of our favorite movies of the year).   read more


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There's so much health & beauty information available that it's sometimes hard to sort through it all. Fortunately, Total Beauty has a health and beauty guide that will take the guesswork out of finding the best products, advice, and tips for you. You'll be able to find the information you're looking for by checking out our articles, galleries, and videos, any time, day or night.

Taking care of your health is very important and if you can look good in the process, it's an added bonus. Usually, eating well and exercising will help you stay beautiful naturally, but there will always be pesky beauty problems that pop up (we're looking at you, backne). When that happens, it may be tempting to try some outlandish trick that you heard about through the grapevine or outrageously expensive tonic your favorite celebrity swears by. We say listen to the experts and you'll be able to take care of your health and appearance, while getting the most bang for your buck. With Total Beauty, you'll always have a resource where you can find expert advice on the best ways to take care of yourself using natural, gentle products and tried and true techniques.

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