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How-to: The Modern Half Up-Do

This tutorial is designed for the ladies with wild, beautiful manes that can't quite get a style down when on the move. This how-to is simple, quick and totally painless! The best part: it encourages a little bit of messy-ness. Let those fly aways roam! xo Irrelephant Start by pinning the crown section back to help add volume to the style.

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5 Natural Sunburn Remedies

Though we know that protecting our skin from the sun is imperative, mistakes do happen. Whether you accidentally miss a spot or simply forget to re-load after a dip in the pool, there isn't much that ruins a hot vacation like a nasty burn. And with the official start to summer merely days away, we've come prepared with Henry Happened and her 5 natural remedies for immediate sunburn relief!

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DIY Essential Oil Body Butter

I've been using essential oils on a day to day basis for a while now as they're chock full of amazing health benefits. It's only recently that I decided it would be great if I could work them into my skin care regimen as well. Enter: homemade essential oil body butter! It will not only give you soft, balmy skin, but it acts as a stress and anxiety reliever as well!

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Makeup Tutorial: A Bold Eye and Perfectly Pink Lip

I am, admittedly, low maintenance when it comes to my makeup routine. I've been using the same products, the same steps, the same everything for longer than I'd care to admit and it's high time I step it up. Though I'm not one to go over the top with my routine, I feel confident that Mandy and Claudia's easy 5 step guide to a bold...

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15 Ways to Help Detox This Spring

Though I'm sure we're all aware we should be taking care of our bodies year round, it's always when Spring hits that we realize we've inadvertently succumbed to that pesky winter slump. Heavy meals and a lack of sunshine have left many of us feeling sluggish and plain ol' icky. But no longer! From the tip of our toes to the top of our heads, here are 15 ways to help each one of us get back in action this season!

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DIY Cocoa Bath Soak

I may be prepared for the warmth that's to come, but I'm afraid that my skin is not. It's been a long, dry winter and my legs are anything but ready for shorts! I've been on the hunt for natural remedies that'll leave my skin feeling gleaming and soft, and I think that I may have found just the thing:...

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Oscar Makeup How-to: Metallic Eye

The last time I watched the Oscars I was in awe of all the glowy faces and perfect cat eyes being spotted on the red carpet. The stars of Hollywood may have the benefit of having a professional make up artist and hairstylist at their disposal for looking glam, but this doesn't mean we can't achieve a fun Oscar-esque look of our own! For more DIYs, head on over to my blog...

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DIY Lip Balm

Whenever I'm prompted with the "stranded on a dessert island" question my response is always, without question, "lip balm". I'm legitimately convinced that my lips no longer know how to moisturize themselves since I rely so heavily on the stuff. So I'm pretty excited about the notion of making it for myself in my own kitchen for, well, pennies. And how cute would these be as little for-no-reason-at-all gifts...

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DIY Oatmeal Bath & Vanilla Body Scrub

There really isn't a better way to beat a case of the Mondays than with a nice long end of day soak in a big ol' tub. Candles lit, music on... just ride it out. And in case you're looking to elevate that peaceful moment, we have just the thing: DIY Oatmeal Bath & Vanilla Body Scrub. A handful of ingredients that you likely already have on hand, and just a few minutes of your time and you are absolutely...

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NYE Makeup Looks from TEAM Hair and Makeup

New Years Eve is merely hours away and we could not be more excited. Our dresses have been procured, our baubbles selected and our shoes polished to a shine. While the bubbly chills in the fridge it's now safe to turn our attention to the pièce de résistance: our makeup. Whether you're after a natural look or hoping to wow them with a glamorous approach there's no need to fret, the lovely Mar of...

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