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Celebrity Makeup Artists Share The Best Drugstore Makeup Under $20

As much as we fantasize about the glitz of a life in the spotlight, there are parts of celebrity life we'd rather skip, given the choice. Between the award shows, red carpet appearances and daily paparazzi, the stars of Hollywood are constantly scrutinized for their makeup, hair and attire. In that sense, the camera is always rolling and the pressure is always on. It's the job of a celebrity's makeup artist to ensure they're looking fabulous 24/7. And while celebrities have plenty of dough for luxurious skin-care and makeup products, you'd be surprised by how many celebrity makeup artists rely on drugstore makeup products -- yes, the stuff you see lining the shelves under fluorescent lining at your corner store -- to get celebrity clients red-carpet ready.   read more

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How to Strengthen Your Brittle Nails

Some people are just born with thick, superstrong nails that grow like weeds -- the kind of talon-like tips that inspired the phrase "hard as nails." Then there's the rest of us: The people who struggle to keep a manicure from chipping after a day, thanks to weak, peeling, brittle nails. We try to keep them pretty with polish, but you can only gloss over your nail issues for so long before something has to give. While disguising your peeling brittle nails is a temporary fix, it's one that will ultimately hurt your nail health more if you don't address the reason your nails are brittle in the first place. No one likes the hangnails, splitting, and slow growth that come with weak nails. Below you'll find some common causes of weak nails and some potential solutions to eliminate the frustration.   read more

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11 Best Red Nail Polish Shades for a Classic Manicure

You can't beat a classic red nail polish manicure. It's been en vogue for decades, and a perfectly painted red nail isn't going out of style any time soon. But with every shade from vermillion to mahogany on the table, how is a girl to make a decision? Here's a list of 11 of the greatest red hues.   read more

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36 Crystal-Infused Beauty Products for Your Astrological Sign

Healing crystals are having a serious moment right now. Celebrities like Lady Gaga, Adele and Kylie Jenner have all turned to crystals lately to center themselves or help find peace and well-being.   read more

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If You Want to Get Rid of Hangnails for Good, Do This

Everyone has had to deal with the pain of a pesky hangnail at one time or another. The occasional hangnail is inevitable, especially in the winter when skin is prone to dryness. However, you can nix this little annoyance with a little prevention know-how.   read more

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Learn How to Take Off Gel Nail Polish at Home

When your gel nail manicure starts to chip, peel and look generally atrocious, it's time to learn how to remove gel nail polish at home. While it can feel absolutely imperative that you spend hours peeling off every last inch of that seemingly impenetrable polish, engaging in such an activity, satisfying though it may be, will make your nails weak and brittle. Here's how to remove gel nail polish the right way.   read more

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How Long Does it Take for Nail Polish to Dry -- Really?

If you've ever gone to bed with newly painted nails and woken up to find your hard work smudged, you've probably exasperatingly asked yourself this question: "How long does it take for nail polish to dry?" Spoiler: A while. But, there are a few ways you can speed up the process to dry nails quickly.   read more

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18 Feminist Instagram Accounts That Will Empower You to Smash the Glass Ceiling

Being a woman is hard for so many reasons, but luckily with social media, you can find plenty of fellow feminists to commiserate with. Maybe they express these shared views through beautiful original art, or maybe they express it through screenshots of an angry Amy Poehler as Leslie Knope on "Parks and Recreation" -- but either way, it's a great way to find empowerment via solidarity. Heck, you can even consider it a great way to broaden your horizons, and find new aspects of feminism that you never even thought about before. When it comes right down to it, feminist Instagram accounts are everywhere -- and it's high time to start hitting that "follow" button.   read more

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What You Really Need to Know About the Chemicals in Your Nail Polish

Three-free polishes used to be the non-toxic nail world's darling. But now, these clean polishes, free from what's known as the "toxic trio," are being one-upped by nail polish brands that boast a list of banned ingredients anywhere from five to 10 ingredients long. But do you really need to cast aside your three-frees? Cosmetic chemist Arlette Forshage, founder of Hygieia Cosmedix, says no.   read more

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