The Eyeliner That Gives Me a Perfect Smoky Eye

From new finds to longtime favorites, these are beauty products that our editors use until the bitter end (of the tube)

5 Ways to Look and Feel More Confident

Whether you're pursuing a new job or a new beau, these instant self-esteem boosters will give you the edge you need

Here's What Happens When You Stop Showering for a Month (See the Pictures)

It's Saturday morning, and I have nowhere to be. But when my alarm blares at 5:30 a.m., I dutifully hit the shower. By the time my son is wailing from his crib at 7 a.m., I am doused in primer, foundation, concealer, two types of highlighter, a smoky eye and a red vampy lip. I'm wearing a wavy blowout ... and sweats. In four months, I've tested nearly 500 beauty products for our annual TotalBeauty Awards. I am fast approaching beauty product burnout -- and much in need of a detox.   read more

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20 Best Soaps

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20 Best Soaps

Soap was probably the first beauty item you were ever introduced to. But what defines the soap of the new millennium? Considering its humble beginnings in the Roman bathhouses of 312 B.C. -- when soap was made out of goat's tallow, wood ashes and salt -- we've come a long way. Now we've got bars that massage, exfoliate, soothe, moisturize and make you smell heavenly (aka, nothing like wood ashes).   Get soap

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15 Grilled Veggie Recipes That'll Make You Give Up Burgers

As soon as April showers disappear and the temperature begins to climb, the grill has almost a gravitational pull. After all, there's nothing quite like the smell of sizzling meats while eating al fresco.   read more

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16 New Beauty Supplements for Skin So Good You Can Skip Makeup

It's every woman's fantasy: Pop a magical pill for prettier skin, healthier hair and longer nails. And that's exactly what the new generation of beauty supplements promises. But can a vitamin do anything that your beauty products can't?   read more

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12 Best Sunscreens for Your Face

Not to rain on your summer parade, but here are a few facts that should wake you up from your margarita-and-sun-induced coma, forcing you to take a big whiff of sunscreen: The incidence of melanoma (a deadly form of skin cancer) isn't going anywhere -- an estimated 73,870 new cases of invasive melanoma will be diagnosed in the US this year. If that doesn't scare you, this will: 80 percent of the aging that dermatologists see is due to excess sun exposure, since it can break down the collagen and elastin in your skin and cause more wrinkles.   See products

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I Tried an At-Home Brazilian Hair Treatment. Here's What Happened

I have struggled with fine, frizzy and wavy hair since I was about 11 years old. I've tried just about everything to make it behave --from scorching it smooth with wands and irons to frying it with harsh chemical treatments (I'm pretty sure killed a few brain cells in the process).   read more

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15 Head-Turning Bridal Hair Accessories

Once you've finally found The One (as in, the perfect wedding dress), it's time to think about the details: the makeup you'll wear, the shoes you'll walk down the aisle in and, of course, how your hair will be styled. But when choosing a wedding day hairstyle, many brides neglect the one thing that can take their look to the next level: a hair accessory. The right hair accessory will complement your unique aesthetic, without overwhelming or competing with the rest of your look. From statement making flower crowns to simple bejeweled clips, there's inspiration here for every type of bride.   read more

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11 Best Bridal Movie Looks

Choosing a bridal beauty look is without a doubt one of the most stressful decisions a gal will ever face. Not only do you want to look effortlessly stunning on the day you say 'I do,' but you'll undoubtedly pose for more photos than you ever have in your entire life. No pressure, right?   read more

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Gigi Hadid: 23 Times We Died Over the Model's Flawless Beauty Looks

There's no question that Gigi Hadid's modeling career has skyrocketed over the past year. The proof: Her dozens of coveted gigs that include landing a spot on the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Runway and the cover of Vogue, plus a role as a Maybelline spokesperson. On top of racking up dream jobs, the 21-year-old has also picked up a reputation as an "It" girl, thanks in part to her oh-so-active off-duty schedule, which sees her popping up in the hottest spots -- think award shows, boyfriend Zayn's music video or pretty much anywhere she goes with supermodel BFF Kendall Jenner.   read more

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30 Classy First Tattoo Ideas for Women Over 40

Female tattoos may just be the most badass thing about women over 40, but the Internet has a lot to say about how old is "too old" for a woman to get tattooed. A survey out of the UK last year put the cut-off at 31. But respected tattoo artists will tell you otherwise.   read more

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