4 Beauty Oxymorons That Will Change Your Life

When Lily Collins brows became the trendy new standard for arches, I was disappointed that my barely-there hair would bar me from jumping on the bandwagon. Luckily, beauty sorcery (a wand with an ultra-fine tip and a spoolie on the other side, along with some professional guidance) gave me full, bushy brows that would make […]

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The Only Holiday Makeup Tutorials You Need to Watch

Photo courtesy of Beauty is Boring About nine Christmases ago, I purchased silver eyeshadow, deep red lipstick and some glitter for my office holiday party, but then I realized I didn’t have the nerve to actually put them to use. (Because I didn’t know how.) Now, thanks to the abundance of impressive beauty vloggers that […]

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What Your Lash Lady Wish You Knew…

Eyelash experts give the dish on eyelash extensions

Photo by Craig McDean for Vogue Shoutout to every cosmetologist out there who has seen and heard it all within the confines of salon walls.  From neighborhood gossip to personal spiritual awakenings to a gab sesh of politics, women seem to confide in their estheticians more than their own circle of besties.  But what were to […]

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Getting Ready Can Be The Best Part About Dating

This post has been sponsored by COVERGIRL. The opinions expressed in this post are my own. People in committed relationships are always amused by the calamities of dating; Their ears perk up when they hear about those initial sparks, and when the chase turns sour, they can’t help but gloat, no longer being subject to […]

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5 Steps to Transition from Day to Night Makeup FAST

When darkness falls faster at the end of Daylight Savings, sometimes evening plans get bumped up, too. If you’re heading straight from work to happy hour or date night, here’s how to get a more sultry, dramatic look quickly — right in your office bathroom. First things first: Around this time of year, the seasonal […]

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Video: How to Be a Snapchat Deer Filter IRL

Snapchat deer filter makeup

From golden goddess to puerile puppy, Snapchat photo filters are super fun. But the best part: they somehow make our selfies look gorgeously airbrushed! Who knew a person could look so pretty done up as a doe-eyed deer? This Snapchat filter gave us the inspiration for the perfect last-minute Halloween makeup, especially for gals who […]

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The Truth About Cruelty-Free Cosmetics

A couple of years ago, a game-changing term finally broke through my consciousness: Cruelty-free. I was an ethical vegetarian and loved to volunteer at the local kitten rescue, but the reality of cosmetic animal testing remained hidden behind my mind’s backdrop—It just wasn’t something I wanted to consider during my Sephora sprees. Then, one fateful […]

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