Kim Kardashian And Friend Boast Their Butts On Instagram

Kim Kardashian's particular brand of fame has become so ambiguous -- "fashion design," Khroma Beauty, motherhood, her relationship with Kanye West, a shot at acting here and there -- that we'd almost forgotten what landed her all those opportunities in the first place. You can say what you want about Kim, but there's no denying that she's done pretty well for herself for a girl who got first got her name in headlines just by being Paris Hilton's friend with the big butt.   read more


January 6, 2014  |   7:01 AM  |  4 COMMENTS
Mariah Carey Flaunts Her Bikini Body In The Snow

There's a lot of Christmas attire that we're comfortable with -- Fair Isle sweaters, oversized sweatpants, sparkly party dresses, and bathrobes are all fair game. But unless we're jetting off to a tropical climate for the holidays (we wish), it's safe to say we'll be leaving the bikinis at home.   read more


December 26, 2013  |   7:12 AM  |  COMMENT
We Tried It: H2O+ Purifying Sea Salt Spa Collection

Gravelly body scrubs -- you know, the ones often called "polishes" -- always make me think of the TLC song "I Don't Want No Scrubs." I know they're good for sloughing off dead skin and preventing ingrown hairs, but most of them make my skin red and irritated. And ,well, doesn't that defeat the purpose?   read more


December 23, 2013  |  11:12 AM  |  COMMENT
The Surprising Things You Say About Scents

Our sense of smell is the most evocative of the senses. A single whiff of a familiar scent packs an incredible amount of information and detail -- data that gets directed to the region of our brain closely tied to emotions. Scientists say a scent can trigger vivid memories and feelings buried deep in our consciousness. The proof is in your answers. We conducted a fragrance survey in partnership with Herbal Essences and asked men and women to tell us about their favorite scents. The statistics are telling. Click to see the surprising things you said about your favorite fragrances, when (and why) you wear it, and the scents you associate with the perfect mate.   read more


December 20, 2013  |  10:12 AM  |  COMMENT
Magic 24-Karat Leggings Promise to Eliminate Your Top Body Flaw

Black leggings are our default fashion fallback of choice. They're comfortable, flattering, and can be worn in so many ways, though ideally not as pants. Still, we're not about to sell our souls for this pricy new pair, even if it promises (ambitiously, might we add) to banish that dreaded skin dimpling known as cellulite.   read more


December 12, 2013  |   7:12 AM  |  1 COMMENT
The 6 Best -- and 6 Worst -- Hand Creams

Holding, typing, styling, high-fiving ... your hands go through a lot on a daily basis. But they usually end up at the bottom of the totem pole that is our beauty routine. Even though we spend hundreds on anti-aging face serums and new and improved heat protectants for our hair, it's easy to forget that our hands also show signs of aging -- even more so than our faces.   See hand creams


December 10, 2013  |  10:12 AM  |  31 COMMENTS
17 Best Body Washes

We're the first to admit we have a serious addiction to bath products. There are just too many great ones out there -- at really reasonable prices -- to not buy one too many shower gels, creams, or oils.   See list


December 4, 2013  |   4:12 PM  |  45 COMMENTS
Before You Tattoo: Must-Know Tips

Getting a tattoo on a whim is never a good idea. Read these dos and don'ts before you even think about getting inked   read more


December 2, 2013  |   6:12 AM  |  COMMENT
Herbal Essences Scent Survey


Herbal Essences Scent Survey

Discover the Real Power of the Perfume You Love

Scent is a woman's secret weapon
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December 2, 2013  |   6:12 AM  |  COMMENT
Discover the Real Power of the Perfume You Love

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Whether you're a diehard nature girl or you're the godmother of your plastic surgeon's children, taking good care of your body is the best way to stay beautiful for life. Eating well and exercising are always a great step in the right direction, but what do you do for your mother's cellulite that has taken up permanent residence on your thighs or a sunburn that just won't quit? Whether chronic or temporary, these beauty issues can put a serious crimp in one's positive body image. Before you get bogged down with the minute imperfections that your best friend swears she can't see, visit the body guide at Total Beauty for expert advice.

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