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Archived Since:March 3, 2008

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Get Fresh, Glowing Skin With This 3-Ingredient Pumpkin Mask

Pumpkin spice lattes, jack-o'-lanterns, pepitas, pumpkin patch visits - are you sick of this omnipresent orange fruit yet? You shouldn't be! Jessica Kernochan, founder of eco beauty brand LaLicious, has whipped up an easy facial DIY that puts all those pumpkins to great, gorgeous use. Show More Summary

Michelle Phan Reveals the Secret to YouTube Beauty Video Success

Even if you're only vaguely aware of the existence of beauty vloggers (video bloggers), you've likely heard of Michelle Phan. She was one of the beauty video pioneers in 2007, when she started creating easy-to-follow makeup tutorials based on music videos, Disney characters, and more. Show More Summary

Why Your Makeup Brushes Should Never, Ever Go in a Mason Jar

This is a public service announcement for beauty junkies. Your makeup brush belongs in a drawer, not on the vanity counter, and here's why: "When you flush, bacteria can get aerosolized," dermatologist Dr. Kavita Mariwalla said. "You...Show More Summary

Products to Smooth Out Your Keratosis Pilaris Once and For All

"You have such perfect skin - you look like a porcelain doll!" This is a compliment that I'm used to brushing off. (I do have pretty good skin, but I swear it's all about the foundation brush!) Don't hate me just yet, though: only the skin on my face looks flawless. Show More Summary

The One Exercise Cara Delevingne Does Daily For Flawless Skin

Cara's trick for bright skin isn't in a bottle - InStyle Gucci's new makeup line is seriously stunning - SheFinds Transform your morning with beauty meditation - HuffPost Style A fragrance critic discusses why fragrance and art is aShow More Summary

This Woman's 30-Day Halloween Makeup Challenge Will Blow Your Mind

Forget #transformationtuesday, this woman is taking on a new persona every day of October. Makeup artist and photographer Amanda Chapman has created the series "31 Days of Halloween." Chapman is completely altering her appearance every day of the month, and the results will blow you away. Show More Summary

Kim Kardashian's Stylist on How to Look Hot the Morning After

Take a minute to think of celebrities with enviable hair. OK, time's up. If the stupendous strands of women like the Kardashian sisters, Sofia Vergara, Megan Fox, Jessica Alba, and Chrissy Teigen are on your list (they're on ours!), then get ready to bow down: one superstylist is responsible for the locks of all these ladies. Show More Summary

You Can Now Drink Charcoal and Clay Juice to Get Glowing Skin

Let's get one thing straight: Shailene Woodley did not inspire Juice Generation's new line of clay- and charcoal-infused drinks. Come November, the NYC-based company will be launching three pressed juices containing charcoal and two shots made with clay. Show More Summary

You're Going to Freak Out Over Urban Decay's Newest Naked Launch

I've been a beauty addict since I was a kid. I remember receiving my first tube of (clear!) lipstick at the age of 4. But it was on my 11th birthday that I received a gift that changed my life forever: Urban Decay lip gloss. While it...Show More Summary

Why You Need to Try the New-Age Gel Polishes (No UV Required!)

Gone are the days of the controversial gel manicure. For years it's been argued whether or not salon and at-home gel manicures are harmful to your health (even a cause of cancer). Now there are new-age at-home polishes that offer all...Show More Summary

100 Days of Beach Waves, Braids, and Rainbow Hair

You know the drill: your alarm goes off, you snooze, finally get out of bed, shower, and then head to your vanity where you think, "What the heck am I going to do with my hair today?" Wearing the same style over and over again (I know I rely on the low ponytail way too much) can be totally boring, especially during Halloween and holiday party season. Show More Summary

How to Survive Halloween Without Getting a Horrifying Breakout

Once the fanaticism of Oct. 31 has come and gone, your skin is going to need a major detox. You piled on the paint, doubled up on the fake blood, and layered on the false lashes all in the name of a good scare. Sure you looked absolutely amazing bar hopping on All Hallows' Eve, but all you've got to show for it now is a giant pimple. Show More Summary

How Wearing Colored Contacts Affected My Dating and Social Life

About five years ago, a good friend of mine approached her car to find a letter from the guy she'd been seeing. Unlike the "miss you" or "love you" little somethings typically left by someone you're dating, hers had a rather distinct...Show More Summary

Copy Beyoncé's Blunt Baby Bangs in 3 Easy Steps

Inspired by Beyoncé's flawless new look? InStyle broke down the three steps you need to try out those bold baby bangs for yourself. Baby bangs are definitely a risky look, but if anyone can pull off the trend, it's Beyoncé. Perhaps as...Show More Summary

Shape-Shifting Cleansers Are the Hottest New Trend in Skin Care

As beauty junkies, we're always on the lookout for the next big thing, especially when it comes to innovative skin care. And with Halloween on our brains, we realized that the newest offerings in skin care were quite... well, transformative. Show More Summary

How to Keep Your Hair Color Vibrant Without a Trip to the Salon

Make sure you're using the right products for your hair hue - Real Simple Tips to look as stunning as Gugu Mbatha-Raw - HuffPost Style No Frozen costume is complete without Elsa's signature braid - InStyle These bizarre beauty toolsShow More Summary

Bloody-Good Makeup: Transform Yourself Into a Fang Fatale

When you google "sexy Halloween makeup," a few looks pop up under images: leopard-print makeup, zombified fairies, Webby Woman, and this vampire look, which has flooded Pinterest. Source: Spirit Halloween The makeup is from the Bloodlust Eye Makeup Kit ($25) from Spirit Halloween, which consists of peel-and-stick appliqués for your eyes. Show More Summary

5 Perfect Nude Lacquers For Almost Naked Nails

Give your nails a healthy, clean look with the no-manicure manicure. Allure reveals the five best polishes for nearly naked nails. I'm over nail polish. Maybe it's because after two years of nail-art overload, I'm ready for a palate cleanse. Show More Summary

Katie Holmes on Getting Long Hair and Embracing the Normcore Trend

Katie Holmes may be one of the most glamorous, famous women in Hollywood. But when you meet the actress who has been in the game since her days as Joey Potter on Dawson's Creek, it's easy to forget that she's a mega movie star and not just someone's really cool, savvy mom (well, Suri Cruise's mom, but still). Show More Summary

9 Halloween Beauty DIYs That Are So Good It's Scary

If you're like us, your Halloween nail art game is already on point. All that's left to do is to pull off a killer costume in time for All Hallows' Eve. Not to worry, you still have plenty of time to create a look that will impress beauty-lovers and scare-seekers alike. Check out all of our Halloween beauty DIYs - they're so good it will send shivers down your spine.

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