5 Groundbreaking Lip Colors for Spring

One of my favorite lines in "The Devil Wears Prada" happens when Meryl Streep's character is looking at options for a spring photo shoot and she sarcastically quips, "Florals for spring? Groundbreaking."   See trends


How Do You Do Your Makeup When You're Going to Fashion Week?

I'll admit it: Even though I'm a beauty editor, my makeup could not be more boring.

Each morning I spend exactly seven minutes applying tinted moisturizer, pink blush, black liner, and a few coats of mascara. The result is pretty enough, but it's exactly the same. Every. Single. Day.   See the look


7 Products to Buy This February

If you're not in a relationship -- or you're anti paper hearts and cupids -- February can be a rough (or at least annoying) month. So, for all of you V-day haters out there, I've rounded up my seven favorite beauty product launches.   See products


You're Sick. Look Pretty.

You've been hoarding hand sanitizer, guzzling Emergen-C, and cringing at every cough and sneeze within a 10-foot radius. But despite your valiant efforts and heightened germaphobe senses, it happened: You're sick.   See products


7 New Mascaras That Are Better Than Faux Lashes

Shoes are to fashionistas what mascara is to beauty junkies.

Just like style gurus can wax poetic on the latest Jimmy Choos, product lovers can easily name drop the best waterproof formulas. Both are accessories that go in the I-can-never-have-too-many category -- no matter how overflowing our cabinets or closets.   See mascaras


Best Beauty from the 2013 SAG Awards

Did someone send out a beauty memo before last night's 2013 SAG Awards? The stars were all flaunting nearly identical beauty looks: rosy lips, soft waves, and classic makeup.   See looks


Best Beauty Looks from the 2013 Golden Globes

If your office is anything like ours, right now everyone is still buzzing about last night's 2013 Golden Globes. Sure, Amy Poehler and Tina Fey were hilarious and Adele's speech was nothing short of charming, but what's really causing heated debate between our cubicles are the red carpet winners.   Get looks


7 Beauty Products to Retire in 2013

You've recovered from the holidays, and you've made your resolutions. And if you're holding on to concealers with cracked caps, leaking foundations, slimy shine serums, and expired sunscreens, it's time to make another vow for 2013: Overhaul your beauty product stash stat. (And not to worry, it's actually going to be a lot more fun than you think.)   See products


Behind the Scenes with Aerin Lauder

From the inspiration behind her line to the product everyone is raving about, here's a look at how Aerin Lauder's new line came together   See more


8 Products to Buy in January

My favorite thing about January isn't hitting the gym (too crowded) or trying the latest juice cleanse (needed, but definitely not fun) -- it's throwing things away. Piles of papers get shredded; clothing gets donated; and old beauty products get tossed.   See products


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