Pinspiration of the Week: 16 Summer Beauties

As a sunshine devotee, summer solstice is one of my favorite days of the year. Sadly, most of us don't engage in any ancient midsummer rituals anymore (drinking beers at your neighbor's bonfire doesn't count). So we're in favor of instituting a bit of a summer beauty ritual to celebrate our planet's closest tilt towards the sun. Get your fill of light with these summer makeup looks that are causing a blaze on Pinterest. Perhaps your bright looks will even ward off the evil spirits that start to return with the sun's southward turn (evil spirits in this case would mean blocked pores, wrinkles, or melted makeup).   read more

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The 8 Summer Products You Must Have

The summer beauty mantra will always be: sunscreen, sunscreen, and more sunscreen. But there's so much more to it. Your skin isn't the only thing exposed to brutal hot weather elements. Walking from your car to the office can leave your face looking like a Salvador Dali painting, nevermind the full-scale attack on your hair from the scorching sun, chlorinated pool water, or relentless humidity. It's enough to make a girl stay barefaced and in a permanent ponytail all summer long.   read more

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It Sold Out in Under Three Hours the First Time

When MAC RiRi Woo Lipstick launched online in May, it sold out faster than we could finish our lunch. But MAC promised it would be back, and we've had a mental countdown going ever since. We're finally in the home stretch: the new RiRi Loves MAC collection drops tomorrow at noon EST on maccosmetics.com.   read more

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It's Heeeeere! We've Got Pics of Marc Jacobs Beauty

We've been talking about Marc Jacobs Beauty -- the nail polishes in particular -- since New York Fashion Week in February. But it's all been very hush-hush -- an Instagram picture here, a website teaser there. That is, until today's WWD reveal.   read more

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Sneak Peek: Here's the New Lancôme Collaboration

We haven't been this excited about a collab since Missoni For Target -- and it launches this Saturday   read more

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Our Mother-Daughter Makeover

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Our Mother-Daughter Makeover

Sure, flowers are nice and a spa gift certificate or champagne brunch is a lovely idea, but this year Breanne, 20, decided to think outside the box. Instead of the usual gifts she spent the day with her mom, Kim, 50, getting their hair and makeup done.   See more

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Palette Challenge

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Palette Challenge

Challenge: 1 Palette, 2 Easy Weekend Looks


Proof you don't need to raid your whole makeup bag before brunch   read more

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Kate Middleton Named UK's Most Influential Beauty Icon, Obviously

The Duchess of Cambridge just won the title of UK's most influential beauty icon, according to a recent survey, beating out both Kate Moss and Victoria Beckham. (Let's be real, there was no contest).   read more

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7 Colored Mascaras To Try This Summer (They're Officially a Thing Again)

Colored mascara may bring back cringe-worthy, '80s flashbacks, but new product releases from some of our favorite beauty brands are proving the trend has risen again.   read more

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