10 Best Drugstore Eye Shadows

Forget diamonds -- eye shadow is a girl's best friend. The best eye shadow can enhance the color of your eyes, make your eyes look wider and even take your look from everyday to date-night ready (hello, smoky eye makeup).   read more

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Watercolor Makeup Is the Next Huge Beauty Trend -- Here's How to Get The Look

We've got some pretty big beauty news. Remember the days when you spent hours contouring and sculpting, and layering on foundation? Well, that heavy look is finally over, and watercolor makeup is officially a thing.   read more

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10 Buzzworthy Beauty Products for Coffee Junkies

Our drowsy, heavy-lidded eyes will be the first to tell you: Coffee is the best way to jump-start any day. And caffeine addicts, rejoice -- getting your fix doesn't have to stop at your barista. Coffee is also a great pick-me-up for your skin and your beauty routine. To help you steer clear of caffeine-induced jitters, we present 10 beauty products filled with and inspired by the buzzy brew we sip (or guzzle) every morning.   read more

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8 Serum Bronzers for a Tan That's Actually Good for Your Skin

Even if you've been diligent about applying SPF, chances are you're looking more bronzed right about now than in, say, February. And you're probably not too sad about it. Keeping that bronze, however, is the tricky part -- especially if you're using acids and brightening serums to lighten any sun damage you've picked up over the last few months.   read more

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13 Gorgeous Highlighters Under $15

As strobing continues to rise in popularity (see our tutorial here), so do all the myriad highlighters out there. Every brand worth their salt has a take on the makeup trend, and it's generally in your best interest to check them all (ALL!) out. Sadly though, an addiction to highlighters can get expensive -- especially with covetably gorgeous high-end products like the new Becca Champagne Pop palette and the cult-favorite RMS Beauty Living Luminizer saturating the market like there's no tomorrow.   read more

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13 Lengthening Mascaras Better Than Lash Extensions

Marilyn Monroe may have considered diamonds a girl's best friend, but as any beauty junkie will attest, when it comes to mascara, a wand that promises luscious lengthy results will immediately become a girl's true P.I.C. After all, mega long lashes have the power to instill confidence, boldness and just the right amount of drama -- yep, squad goals.   read more

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8 Makeup Tips to Look Younger Instantly

We all want to look our best -- and by "best" we mean the most youthful version of
ourselves. There are many ways to slow down the aging process; wearing sunscreen religiously, eating lots of fruits and veggies, drinking boatloads of water,   See tips

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16 Setting Sprays to Keep Your Face from Melting This Summer

Have you ever labored over your morning makeup, artfully perfecting each layer of eye shadow and swipe of liquid liner, only to find yourself melted and raccoon-eyed by 4 p.m.? Well, those days are over, my friend. If you haven't introduced a makeup setting spray into your daily routine yet, it's a simple step that might just blow your mind. A few spritzes in the morning can make your makeup last those crucial extra hours, keeping your painstakingly drawn winged liner in place as long as you need it to be.   read more

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10 Foundations for the Most Youthful Skin of Your Life

The search for the perfect foundation is a constantly evolving quest. "As women age, they need to adjust their makeup products and application accordingly," says Jill Glaser, makeup artist and owner of Collage of Life   read more

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Fake a Face Lift With Makeup

Search "#makeuptransformation" on Instagram, and you'll understand the full power of makeup. Just a little (OK, a lot of) well-placed bronzer and eyeliner can change a normal-looking girl into anyone from Captain Jack Sparrow to a real-life Disney princess.   read more

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