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Coffee Makeup Tutorial Step-by-Step Guide & Product Recommendations

Josie Maran Argan Moonstone Drops Highlighting Priming oil $48 BUY NOW Rub a few drops of the oil to your face to prime the skin for...
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How to Remove Stretch Marks and Cellulite with these 7 Natural Remedies

Out of all the crazy things you find on your body, stretch marks are sure to make the list. Zebra stripes, battle scars, lightning...
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Top 6 Misleading Facts About Skincare Labels: Organic, Cruelty-Free, & More

Have you ever bought a skincare product because it had a 100% organic or cruelty-free label? There’s something reassuring about the labels that make...
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Review on the Most Natural-Looking Foundation

Luminous finish? Dewy? Matte? Satin? All day wear? How do I choose? Here's a review to help you. With the increasing presence of products marketed...
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7 Affordable and Effective Beauty Products from Asia

Mizon's Apple Smoothie Peeling Gel $9.40 BUY NOW When was the last time you used a beauty exfoliator, only to realize the granules are irritating your...

DIY Coffee Scrub, Eyeliner, and Lip Scrub with these Easy Recipes

Did you know that coffee, especially coffee grounds have a ton of benefits to the skin? Here we have a DIY coffee scrub recipe...

4 DIY Beauty Hacks Every Girl Should Know

Dropped your favorite eyeshadow? Want to reuse old lipstick? Whether you are looking for tips on fixing your makeup products or how to make...

How to Clean Makeup Brushes with 2 Easy DIY Tutorials

If you put on makeup everyday your makeup brushes and other tools will need cleaning frequently. All that skincare effort you put in shouldn’t...

Dry VS. Dehydrated Skin – What’s the Difference?

Did you know that skin dehydration and dryness are completely different skin conditions, yet many of us get confused between the two? Dehydrated skin lacks...

Get Glass Skin with These 5 Simple Steps

We’re all about getting that smooth, glossy, porcelain-like skin and glass skin is one of those trends that you’ve probably seen floating around. So, what...

Top 6 Misleading Facts About Skincare Labels: Organic, Cruelty-Free, & More

Have you ever bought a skincare product because it had a 100% organic or cruelty-free label? There’s something reassuring about the labels that make...

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3 DIY Beauty Products You Can Make Yourself at Home

These 3 DIY beauty products are perfect for makeup lovers who are looking to create customized, natural makeup at home. Once you learn how...
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5 Clever Fashion Hacks to Repurpose Your Old Clothes

If you are someone who tosses away your old, out of season clothes without a thought, then now should be the time for you...

8 Travel Life Hacks that are Pure Genius

If you are someone who travels often for business or love to explore the world far and wide, these 8 genius travel life hacks...

The Harder Life Gets, the Softer We Need to Be

When we brace against life's bumps, we feel every stone more deeply When life gets hard and things go...

Patbingsu (Korean Red Bean Shaved Ice)

Patbingsu (Korean Red Bean Shaved Ice) Serves 2 24–30 ice cubes (enough for about 6 cups shaved...

Beat the Heat With Bingsu, Korea’s Favorite Summertime Treat

A tower of fluffy, snow-like shaved ice is the base for every bingsu. From there, the topping possibilities are endless

Homemade Popsicles Are the Essence of Childhood

Use this basic template to create your own flavor combos—then kick back and let your worries melt away. In...

A Summery Salad for Your Stash of Beans

Plus a quick guide to cooking this humble, healthy pantry staple It’s time to bust out the beans, especially if...

A Sweet, Salty, Entrée-Worthy Summer Salad

Peak-season berries, ham and cheese, salted maple walnuts—this salad's got it all I’ve started visiting my favorite local farmer’s...

9 Evidence-Based Health Benefits of Avocado Oil

The avocado is an unusual fruit.  Unlike most fruits, it’s rich in healthy fats and is often used to produce oil. 

5 Simple Ways to Save Money Shopping Online

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6 Delicious Teas to Boost Your Health & Soul

Ahh, autumn. There’s something magical about the sight of the trees changing when you walk in the...

Roasted Swiss Chard Stems With a Creamy Sesame Dressing

My introduction to eating chard stems was through my colleague Kristen Miglore’s Genius Recipe column on Food52. She shared chef and restauranteur...