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The Best Ever Dry Shampoo for 2nd (3rd and Even 4th!) Day Hair

Who has time to wash their hair each and every day? If you do, I envy you but for the majority of the population hair washing is an every other day occurrence and dry shampoo is our secret weapon. Check out the products we love, the ones our friends swear by and the dry shampoo that will keep your hair on point even if it's been 2+ days since...

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The 5 Beauty Essentials You Need for a Gorgeous Winter Glow

Cold winter temps can do a number on your beauty game. Pale, dry, lackluster... you know the drill. But what if we told you a winter glow is totally at your fingertips and it's as easy as 5 essential ingredients. These makeup wonders from Tarte are about to...

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How to Ditch the Pain that Comes with Being Beautiful

Here it is. A new year upon us. A fresh slate. A chance to right our wrongs and blaze new trails. To teach our children or our nieces and nephews or our some-day littles that they are perfect just the way they are. But not without the dash of pain and torture that it takes to get to that so-called "perfect just way they are" place. So today, we're breaking down the painful beauty rituals that us ladies partake in every day and offering a few milder remedies for looking and FEELING your very...

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Why Your Ponytail Never Looks As Good As Hers

While we'll be the first to admit that ponytail envy isn't the biggest problem that we need to solve in 2017, the struggle IS actually real and as someone who loves to rock one daily, I have done my due diligence one why some ponies looks so damn cute and others fall a little flat. So for all of your lovelies out there that need a boost, we've got you covered with all of Her secrets that make her ponytail look gorgeous. And need more hair tips?

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The 3-Step Trick to Effortless Model Eyes

Want to know how all those models get that doe-eyed look without overloading on tons of eye makeup? Sure, natural beauty helps, but did you know there's a simple trick that can open up and brighten those beauties in seconds? It's called tightlining and it's going to be your new best friend. Less liner, more wow. Get the steps below! Mascara and/or gel eye liner (I use...

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6 New Year Hair-solutions for Healthier Locks in 2017

With every New Year, I can't help but re-assess my beauty routine, from vowing to wash my makeup brushes more often to nipping bad hair habits in the bud. Especially the latter. Because healthy, bouncy locks make for more good hair days than bad and we all know how a bad hair day can really throw a wrench in our week. Ready to make some 'hair-solutions' in 2017? Click below! You might also love...

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How To Get Lashes that Everyone Will Compliment You On

Stranded on a desert island, the one beauty item I'd take with me? Mascara. Of course, there'd already be the island bronzed vibe happening from all those rays! But regardless, I think it's safe to say that giving our lashes a bit of love can really change an entire look. Thankfully, we can rely on more than a bit of mascara—see 6 ways to lengthen those lovelies right here. You might also love...

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13 of the Coolest Beauty Tools to hit 2016

As Mindy Kaling once said, "If I'm going to be a mess, I might as well be a hot mess." So here are 13 of our favorite beauty finds for 2016 as we sail right into 2017. Because if the world around us feels like it might crumble, at least we know that our fake eyelashes could have their own closet and that we can enhance our jaw line in just four minutes. We're not joking. And we've already bought every last one of these fabulous finds. And while you're at it, make sure you check out our...

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5 Ways To Master Perfect Party Hair

I basically have the same exact hair routine when it comes parties. All down, loose soft curls—my clutch. And though it works for me, holiday parties call for something a little extra special I think. Whether you want to go for a chic, volumized pony or a sweet side braid, here are 5 ways to master the ultimate party hair! The Chic Pony Buns and ponytails are usually interchangeable in the daily hairstyle rotation, but when...

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8 Beauty Go-To’s We Tested and LOVED in 2016

We're always on the hunt for new beauty tricks to add to our arsenal and this past year brought the beauty game for sure—from perfectly versatile day-to-night hairstyles to sassy makeup trends like colored liner. See some of our favorites below and let us know if you tried...

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5 Beauty Secrets We’re Pulling Out for the Holiday Season

Everything is so sparkly and festive during the holiday season, from our home decor to our closets and everything in between. So, why not have a few charming beauty tricks in your back pocket, too? Whether you're heading out to see The Nutcracker, hosting a holiday party or just want to fancy up for Fridays at work—these 5 simple how to's are all you need. You might also love...

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20 Beauty Finds Under $20 Perfect for the Stylish Stocking

My favorite part about our fireplace (aside from all the cozy winter nights) is decorating our mantel for the holidays and of course, hanging the stockings! And then filling them up with goodies on Christmas Eve. Even the fur babies get a little something in theirs. But my personal favorite item to pull out of the stocking? Pretty little items I can add to my beauty collection. From...

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3 Totally Doable Hairstyles for the Everyday Girl

I'm a firm believer that everyday life deserves a bit of pretty. It's why I still add a few curls to my hair and blush on my cheeks even though I work from home. Because those moments of effort shouldn't just be left for a fancy Friday date night or a wedding, but on the casual days too, when the only agenda is the farmer's market or coffee with a friend. These three hairstyles from LULA Hair & Makeup fit that bill and can even...

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The Cold Weather Essentials Your Beauty Routine is Begging For

As much as we love a crisp Fall day or a fresh blanket of snow, the cold weather also brings with it a variety of not so fun beauty situations. Don't let insanely dry...

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The Lazy Girl’s 5-Step Guide to Makeup

Most days, I'm a lazy girl when it comes to makeup. Really, who wants to do the full on routine every. single. day? Not I, and I'm betting not you either. So, instead here's a little 5-step guide to making the magic happen (in just minutes) and still ending up with a glowing result. You might also love...

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The Ultimate Guide to Using Beauty Oils

I recently started incorporating oils in my beauty routine. To be honest, I didn't use them for many years because I was a bit intimidated by them—why would I want to make my skin more oily?! But I've learned that if you're using oils properly (and using ones made with good ingredients) they can take your skin to a whole new level. Thanks to Danika, the founder of...

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How To Find the Perfect Pink Lipstick for You

Admittedly, lipstick intimidates me. Maybe if the actual lipstick colors were what translated onto my lip, I'd be in business, but that never seems to work out. Been in the same beauty boat? Well, look no further puckered pretties, Waiting on Martha is giving us tips today on finding the perfect shade, of pink that is—a hue every girl should have in her lipstick case. From...

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The Only 10 Makeup Brushes You Really Need in Your Beauty Arsenal

Makeup brushes are like a foreign language spoken only by industry pros and beauty die-hards. But we're here to bridge that gap with a little cheat sheet if you will. Learn how to build your makeup squad with the 10 brushes you need to pull off any look your heart desires. So go ahead...

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5 Makeup Tricks to Try for the Sexiest Date Night Ever

I fully admit that I need to step outside the box when it comes to makeup. I love my effortless day-to-day makeup routine, but when it comes to date night? I need a kick in the beauty booty. Enter these 5 makeup tricks that I'm determined to try (I've already tackled tightlining and love it!). What's your favorite way to spice up the beauty...

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5 Ways to Rock the Newest Colorful Makeup Trend

I am the first to admit that I have a simple makeup routine and I rarely diverge from that color palette. But even I have found a new love within these five colorful looks. All centered around the latest trend in eyeliner, Brittany Messner is showing us five different ways to master an anything but boring ...

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