• Beauty Tips

    Expert Beauty Tips Every Woman Should Know

    Tricks of the trade What do real women do to look beautiful? To find out, we went online and asked our favorite bloggers for their best beauty secrets. Here are their top, go-to strategies for gorgeous hair, glowing skin and marvelous makeup. Thanks, ladies! Dunk nails to dry “If you have no quick-dry products lying around, dip your painted nails in a bowl of ice-cold water to help them dry faster. It really works!”—Michelle Phan, YouTube vlogger Coat cuticles, avoid a mess “I rub olive oil around my nails before I embark on a nail-art design. It makes removing excess polish way easier.”—Taryn Multack, Miss LadyFinger Hide chips with textured polish “Unlike regular…

  • Cosmetics

    5 Quick Ways to Fake Perfect Eyebrows

    Don’t have time (or the money) to get your brows professionally shaped regularly? It’s not that hard to keep them up yourself — promise. Just add these easy tips from Ramy Gafni, brow specialist and creator of Ramy Cosmetics, to your routine. 1. Add a little conditioner. Your brows need just as much attention as your scalp and hair. Use a moisturizing skin serum like Vichy Aqualia Thermal Serum — which the surrounding skin will appreciate — or organic oils like coconut, almond or olive oil, to help keep your brows looking healthy and full. 2. Tweeze away obvious stray hairs. This instantly cleans your face without re-shaping your entire eyebrow. Trimming really long hairs…

  • Nail Care

    15 Home Remedies For The Healthiest Nails You’ll Ever Experience

    Having healthy nails isn’t just about feeling pretty, nor is it something from which only women can benefit. (One of the most successful businessmen I’ve ever had the pleasure of meeting got regular manicures, and for a good reason!) The truth is, nail appearance can have a major impact on making a good first impression. Consider this: Would you rather shake hands with someone who has clean, healthy-looking nails or someone with broken, discolored, or otherwise ratty-looking fingernails? Of course, even if you don’t have to worry about impressing higher-ups as part of your daily routine, taking care of your nails can simply be about feeling and looking your best…

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    Beauty Tips to Turn You Into a Hollywood Star

    15. Get rid of blackheads in 10 minutes If you need to remove blackheads, you can use a quick mask. Combine honey and cinnamon until you get a paste. Apply it in a skinny layer over the blackheads, and place a strip of clean cotton over it. Remove it after 5 minutes, and rinse your face. 14. Quick restoring masks You can use a prepared mask to pamper your tired skin, or you can make this mask yourself. We are sure you already have some of the ingredients in your fridge. For dull and lifeless skin, mix apple juice with honey. Apply a thin layer to your face, and leave it for 5 minutes. For dark circles and puffy eyes, you can use a simple potato. Finely grate one potato, apply to the area under your eyes, and leave it on for…

  • Cosmetics

    How to Cover Up a Bad Breakout and Acne Scars With Makeup

    Anyone who’s suffered from acne as a teen or adult knows how stressful it can be to always feel like everyone is staring at your skin. If you want to make your pimples and acne scars seemingly disappear for the day. 1. Start fresh. Make sure your skin is clean and moisturized to give your makeup the proper starting surface. Even oily skin needs moisture! Try one made for your skin type, like Ole Henriksen Counter Balance Mattifying Moisture Crème. 2. Apply primer. Using your fingertips, apply a primer to ensure the rest of your makeup goes on smooth and stays on all day. Jess uses Rimmel London Fix & Perfect Pro Primer. She…

  • Nail Care

    9 Easy & Effective Ways to Strengthen Your Nails

    We all want strong, thick, and beautiful nails, but simply going about our lives can become a minefield of potentially nail-damaging situations. Here at Julep we’ve put a lot of thought, love, and science into helping you get stronger, sturdier nails with products like Oxygen Nail Treatment, Mighty Nail & Cuticle Serum, and our Color Treat nail polish formula, which lets your nails breathe while infusing them with natural nail-strengthening ingredients. But even with the help of powerful pals like Oxygen, Mighty and Color Treat, growing your healthiest nails ever starts with fine-tuning your everyday habits. Here are our top tips for how to grow stronger, healthier nails and prevent nail damage—so you can…

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    Beauty Tips From Your Kitchen

    Radiant and glowing skin is the first step to looking great but it doesn’t really have to involve expensive skin treatments or skin products. All one needs to do is go into the little room in our house that we call – Kitchen whip up for a few simply brilliant kitchen face packs! It has all the elements that are required to cure our skin problems and to enhance our beauty without any side effects. Honey: It is pretty much the saviour for your skin. Honey acts as a natural antiseptic and antifungal, and it’s also a fantastic humectant, which preserves the moisture in the skin. Try dabbing a bit over…

  • Cosmetics

    Easy Makeup Tips That Literally Anyone Can Follow

    Don’t get us wrong: We love a show-stopping makeup look as much as the next girl. But makeup basics are important. They’re what help you with your base makeup routine that gets you ready in just five minutes flat every. single. day. and the hacks that can take you from office to date in just a few simple steps. We spend a lot of time breaking beauty down to the essentials, but here, we’re going even further into 101 territory: we’re talking a what’s what of your makeup kit. Whether you’ve glossed over the nitty gritty of each product or are just learning how to build a routine that fits your personality or schedule, consider this your guide…

  • Nail Care

    Tips for Cutting Your Toenails

    Cut toenails straight across, don’t cut them too short, and make sure your tool of choice is a large toenail clipper. Trimming your toenails may seem simple enough, but it isn’t something to be done carelessly. While most people don’t need to visit a professional to take care of their toes — people with diabetes are an exception — they need to be sure they’re clipping their nails properly to reduce the risk of future foot problems. You depend on your feet, so make sure you give them the care they deserve. Trimming Toenails: Technique Is Important Before you break out the nail clippers, you should understand why it’s so important that toenails…

  • Beauty Tips

    New Beauty Tips, Products, and Secrets

    Bespoke Blends Get skin-care products brewed like your favorite coffeehouse drink: to your exact specifications. To concoct things like eye cream, serum, and body oil (shown here sans labels) that have just the ingredients you want (antioxidants, say) and none you don’t (fragrance, perhaps?). Cost: $28 and up. Spray di Solé Liquid Bronzer Bronzers and self-tanners can mask pasty skin, but only when skillfully applied—therein lies the rub. So try a brush: Spray di Solé Liquid Bronzer, a bronzer and tanner in one, comes with its own. Pump the liquid onto the brush, then work it into your face or body. The color builds with each application for a lasting glow.…