The Probiotic Primer That Made Me a Convert

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

7 Wedding Beauty Looks You'll Love

Even if you're not getting married, this bridal eye candy is worth a peek

18 Best Eyeliners Under $10

Looking for a liquid, gel or pencil eyeliner on the cheap? These drugstore brand picks get stellar reviews

3 Reasons to Replace Your Lotion with a Body Serum

Thanks to body serums, you can now take excellent care of your skin from the neck down. Here's how to find the perfect formula for you

8 Jumbo Jewelry Pieces For the Bold Fashionista

Fashion Week is never just about the clothes. But at the fall/winter shows, we couldn't help but notice the scene-stealing accessories. These on-trend, oversize necklaces, earrings and collars are eye-catching and easier than you would think to pair with your existing wardrobe. Pair any oversize jewelry piece with a solid top to make your look instantly dressier. Here are eight ways to wear the trend.   read more

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24 Must-Have Nail Polishes for Winter 2014

When freezing water is falling from the sky and the temperatures get uncomfortably close to single-digit territory, it gets difficult to stay on-trend under layers and layers of clothing.   read more

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8 Gentle, Hydrating Cleansers You Need for Winter

Hybrids are everywhere: The freeway, the grocery store (tangelo, anyone?) and, now, in our skin-care routine. Melting cleansers give us the best of both worlds: An easy-to-apply gel makeup remover that transforms into a cleansing oil that rinses away as a silky milk.   read more

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7 Best and Worst Sugar Substitutes

Remember the '70s? Disco. Wooden platform sandals. And, everyone's favorite no-calorie sugar substitute: Sweet N' Low. Finally, we could wash down our cake with a can of Tab and still fit into our favorite bell-bottom jeans. That is, until researchers found out that our new go-to sugar substitute was linked to cancer and made us rethink those promising pink packets.   See sugar substitute

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How to Get the Hair of Your Dreams? Ditch Your Shampoo

The quest for shampoo-commercial-worthy hair is often driven by the mantra "lather, rinse, repeat" and gallons of shampoo. But in a cruel twist of fate, some experts believe that shampoo is the very thing that's holding us back from the hair of our dreams. Normal shampoos are designed to remove dirt and oil from the hair, by way of detergents and chemicals called sulfates. Sulfates give us that rich lather and squeaky-clean feeling we all crave. However, says New York-based dermatologist Marnie Nussbaum, MD, FAAD, they're also stripping our hair of natural oils that keep it shiny and healthy.   read more

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12 Beauty Products That Smell like Holiday Dessert

When it comes to the holidays, the best scents are the ones that bring you right back to the kitchen, baking up buttery, sprinkle-covered treats for family and friends.   read more

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Wear These Picks to Your Next Holiday Party

1. Marc by Marc Jacobs Baker Leather Strap Watch, $132
You can't go wrong with this watch. The black and gold is a classic combination, and it goes with practically any outfit.   read more

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6 Tips for Hydrated, Radiant Skin This Winter

Winter comes with its many perks (hot chocolate, cozy pajamas, endless pie) but dry, itchy skin is not one of them. While that taut, tight feeling and unsightly flakes are a nuisance for everyone, the more visible scales and ashy dryness that show up more prominently on dark skin make them even more annoying and troublesome for women of color.   read more

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9 Stylish Suede Pieces to Shake Up Your Winter Wardrobe

All year long, the runways have been filled with soft, '70s-inspired suede. And though it can be worn any time of the year, the alluring fabric looks especially good in the winter. Oh-so-soft and undeniably warm, suede is the perfect antidote to leather, velvet and other textures that we're accustomed to as the year draws to an end. When paired with boho fringe and shearling accents, this winter 2014 fashion trend makes for an unexpected look that's especially chic. See all the ways to wear suede this December.   read more

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The Best and Worst Holiday Cocktails

Per serving, some of these yummy drinks have more sugar than a Milky Way bar (and, let's be honest, who's stopping at one?). So we talked to nutrition expert Rachel Scherdin, MS, RDN, who recently gave the menu at the Four Seasons Miami a healthy makeover, and Nicole Silber, RD and founder of Nicole Silber Nutrition in New York City, to help us lighten up the most indulgent holiday cocktails.   read more

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