Wintergreen oil is a beneficial essential oil that’s extracted from the leaves of the Gaultheria procumbens evergreen plant. Once steeped in in warm water, beneficial enzymes within wintergreen leaves called methyl salicylates are released, which are then concentrated into an … Continue reading Wintergreen Oil Benefits, Uses and Possible Side Effects
When your place of employment happens to be Allure, everyone and their grandmothers tend to treat you like a living, breathing beauty encyclopedia — not a humblebrag, just the honest truth. Not a single day goes by when at least … Continue reading 5 Best Mascaras of 2022 To Amplify the Look of Your Lashes
What does retinol actually do, and how does it work? The real question: What doesn’t retinol do? It helps firm skin by triggering collagen and elastin production and by speeding up cell turnover, working like a messenger to hurry up … Continue reading Retinol: How to Use It, Benefits and Side Effects
Aside from getting dolled up for a Zoom team meeting here and there, it’s likely that you aren’t wearing makeup (or maybe just less) while social distancing these days. It would make sense in theory that giving skin a little … Continue reading What Happens To Your Skin When You Stop Wearing Makeup
If you had told me three years ago that my entire makeup bag would be filled with clean products, I would have given you some major side eye. I know what you’re thinking: Do natural beauty products actually work as … Continue reading 20 Best Clean Makeup Brands – Natural, Organic Makeup
Be honest: When you hit the gym, do you work out with foundation, concealer, or even a *little bit* of CC cream on your face? NBD, right? Think again. We asked experts to weigh in on what happens to your … Continue reading Is It Really That Bad to Work Out In Makeup?
Mascara is one of those beauty products that even the most low maintenance women reach for from time to time because as cliche as it may sound, a few swipes of the inky black formula have the power to change how … Continue reading This Is the $6 Mascara That Kim Kardashian Has Been Using for Years
You prime your face, your eyes, and maybe even your lashes. All that effort, and you’re still content to let your lipstick fade and feather throughout the day? I didn’t think so. Forever a lover of a good lip balm—Sara … Continue reading Bite Beauty Line & Define Lip Primer Review
Keeping up with the all the fun face masks out there is harder than keeping up with the Kardashians. How do you try them all (and get all their glow-inducing benefits) without going totally broke? Enter DIY face masks. Tweak … Continue reading Best DIY Face Masks For Glowing Skin – Homemade Face Masks
Exciting news for all beauty lovers: Dermstore‘s semi-annual Friends & Family sale starts today. For a limited time, you can nab 20% off some of the website’s most popular skincare and makeup brands, including bestsellers like RMS Beauty and Peter … Continue reading Dermstore’s Semi-Annual Friends and Family Sale 2018
Picture this: You wake up to a blaring alarm, with just enough time to get ready and arrive at work on time. You look as tired as you feel, and while you’re hoping your concealer will magically awaken your complexion, … Continue reading The One Thing You Should Use Before Putting on Concealer to Hide Dark Circles
One dermatologist explains the gentlest (and possibly most confusing) skincare product you should be using. You’ve heard about it, maybe even used it, but do you know what it actually does? Micellar water seems to be that mystery skincare product … Continue reading What Is Micellar Water, and Should I Be Using It?
Dark under eye circles are among the top beauty concerns many women have—and one of the hardest to treat. No matter how many hours of sleep you may have gotten, those pesky dark hollows can make it appear like you … Continue reading Katy Perry Gets Filler Injected Under Her Eyes to Banish Dark Circles—But Is That Safe?
Already thinking about stocking backups of all the great beauty buys you scored over the holidays? Dermstore’s Winter Essentials Sale is just what you need—20% off of your favorite skincare, haircare, makeup, and more, happening from January 16 to January 22. Use the … Continue reading Everything You Need to Buy From Dermstore’s Winter Sale
If you wear makeup, you may want to consider using a setting powder. A setting powder gives your makeup a smooth finish by helping to lock foundation into place while reducing cracks that can come across as wrinkles. However, you … Continue reading Setting Powder: Make Your Own DIY Face Powder
At 51 years old, Cindy Crawford has seen it all. The retired supermodel has been an icon in the fashion industry since she was just 16, and her daughter, Kaia Gerber, now 16 herself, just wrapped her first fashion season … Continue reading Cindy Crawford Gets Candid About Aging and the Pitfalls of Modeling
Think of primers as built-in Instagram filters for your face. There are a variety of formulas out there for different skin types, but if you’re looking for a primer specifically to help fill in fine lines and prep skin for makeup, it … Continue reading Best Face Primer Makeup: NYX, Maybelline, Tarte, More
Among the buzzwords in health circles these days, chemicals—BPA, VOCs, parabens—are coming under more and more scrutiny. You may not be able to see them, but they sure can be scary, given all the headlines about how they make your … Continue reading Dangerous Mac and Cheese? Phthalates and How to Avoid Them
Plan your shape Using an ultrafine liner (try Benefit Cosmetics Precisely My Brow Eyebrow Pencil, $24, sephora.com), make three dots: Mark the start, directly above the dimple in your nose; the arch, angled out from the edge of your nostril; … Continue reading Achieve Your Dream Eyebrows With These 3 Steps
“Lipstick in Barbados? Not unless I was a bridesmaid in a friend’s wedding,” recalls Rihanna with a laugh when asked about her teenage beauty routine. “My mom wasn’t flexible. I wore no makeup.” Though she wasn’t allowed to partake, Rihanna … Continue reading Rihanna Reveals the Inspiration Behind Fenty Beauty
As a lover of all things beauty, I’m well aware that my hobby can be a bit expensive—and at times, downright overpriced. And while some products are definitely worth the splurge, I’m always on the hunt for reasonably-priced options that … Continue reading Colourpop Eyeshadow at Sephora Blew My Mind
With her majestic landscapes and cotton candy sunsets, she sparks a sense of awe that benefits our mental health and—as the greatest poets and artists can attest to—makes us more creative. Continue reading How To Wear Glittery Shadow Without Looking Like A Preteen
Especially in summer’s ever-climbing temperatures, keeping our concealer from creasing into those fine lines underneath our eyes. Continue reading Adele’s Makeup Artist Has the Most Genius Hack for Your Under Eye Concealer
The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star, 36, has helped popularize the makeup technique over the years with her famous cheekbone-accented looks. Continue reading Can’t Score Kim Kardashian’s New Contour Kit?
No matter how diligent you are about taking off your makeup before bed, you’re bound to come across some smudged mascara or leftover eye shadow the morning after a night out. Continue reading This DIY Makeup Remover Is Perfect for Sensitive Skin
By now we all know the dangers of tanning—whether on the beach or in a tanning bed, it’s all bad for you. Continue reading The Best Bronzers for Sun-Kissed Skin, According to Makeup Artists
When every star on the red carpet is using the same lipstick, you know it has to be good. Continue reading Everyone in Hollywood Is Wearing Charlotte Tilbury’s Pillow Talk Lipstick