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20 Jun

Three Beauty Experts Weigh in on What They Think of Kylie Skin

Welcome to Off the Grid, our column that investigates the beauty products you're seeing slip into the Explore pages of your Instagram with their beautiful packaging and styling. We're spotlighting those (not-so) hidden gems of the beauty world to see if those growing brands on social media are really worth the hype. Kylie Skin Foaming Face Wash Kylie Skin Vanilla Milk Toner Kylie Skin Vitamin C Serum Kylie Skin Face Moisturizer Kylie Skin Eye Cream   Kylie Jenner's skincare line, Kylie Skin, has caused a stir on social media since sister Khloé Kardashian let the news of the line's existence slip on her Instagram Story back in April. Despite the collection's criticisms (which includes its face scrub's use of walnut shells as an exfoliator), its eight SKUs have been selling out — and...
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15 Jun

Kim Kardashian Start Wearing Foundation on Your Body

Kim Kardashian wants you to start using foundation on your body. Yep, that's right. KKW Beauty's latest collection is one targeted at the legs, arms, and everywhere else, with the aim to "blur imperfections, enhance skin tone, and provide a flawless finish for any look." Kardashian has typically stuck to makeup and fragrance with her collections in the past, so a venture into body products is a new one for her. She's devoted a collection to her wedding, teased an upcoming fragrance collaboration with sister Kylie Jenner. Although she's yet to create a foundation for the face, Kardashian is releasing the secret to her flawless-looking legs. The collection features Skin Perfecting Body Foundation available in seven shades, Skin Perfecting Body Shimmer available in three shades,...
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13 Jun

NEW TOO FACED Damn Girl! 24-Hour Mascara

What’s in a beauty product’s name? The feeling it inspires? What about the ingredients it’s infused with? In the case of the new Too Faced mascara, Damn Girl!, it’s what everyone will be saying when they catch a glimpse of your flawlessly coated eyelashes. A high-intensity mascara for maximum drama and lift with revolutionary, creamy-mousse formula for extreme volume without a heavy feel. Highlighted Ingredients:  - Whipped Melting Waxes: Melt into each other to create one weightless super-layer. - Lash Suspension Polymer: Lifts and locks-in curl. - Hydrophilic Black: Creates shamelessly-rich, black lashes. Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens and phthalates. This product is also vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free. What Else You Need to Know: Damn Girl’s revolutionary, creamy mousse formula was developed with a special blend of whipped...
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11 Jun

Pride Month With These Beauty Products

Pride Month is finally here, and your favorite beauty brands are getting in on the celebration.From the purchases of some of your makeup, hair, and skincare go-to's, beauty companies are putting forth donations to support the LGBTQ+ community. Check them out ahead, and cheers to the brands that are showing their Pride and working to make the world a more inclusive place. Youth to the People One-hundred percent of the profits from the sale of Youth to the People's Superfood Cleanser Pride Edition ($100) will go to GLSEN, an organization dedicated to making schools an inclusive place for LGBTQ+ students from K-12. Tarte teamed up with influencer and member of the LGBTQ+ community Jessie Paege to create the #JessiePaegexTarte Let it Rain-Bow Eye Set ($24), while also donating $25,000 to The Trevor Project, an organization that provides...
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9 Jun

Fresh Rose Deep Hydrating Toner

A daily, non-stripping toner with real rose petals and hyaluronic acid that minimizes pores while increasing hydration by 46 percent for six hours. A revolutionary toner with real rose petals and hyaluronic acid that minimizes pores while increasing hydration.   Highlighted Ingredients: - Rose Fruit Extract: Known for its toning properties. - Rosewater: Helps to soothe and rose flower oil helps to nourish. - Angelica Leaf Extract: Helps retain moisture. Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, and phthalates. What Else You Need to Know: This bestselling, alcohol-free formula has an unmatched amount of rose power: toning rose fruit extract, soothing rosewater, nourishing rose oil, and real floating rose petals. It hydrates and clears skin of leftover impurities, leaving it silky-soft and prepped for products you apply after. ...
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6 Jun

Herbivore Emerald Deep Moisture Glow Oil

Deep moisture meets flash absorption in this skin calming and seriously hydrating blend of Omega-rich and irritation soothing Cannabis Sativa Seed (Hemp) Oil and environmental stress defending Adaptogens including Shiitake Mushroom and Ashwagandha Root. Emerald Deep Moisture Glow Oil provides skin with rich moisture and a glow that is lit – all in a lightweight, quick-absorbing formula. All hail, Queen Emerald. Herbivore products are truly natural, vegan, and cruelty-free. They contain no synthetic ingredients— this includes no dyes, no fragrances, and no synthetic preservatives. Additionally, they are concentrated blends containing no fillers and using the minimum amount of ingredients necessary to achieve the maximum results. ...
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3 Jun

This Stunning Lion King Makeup Collection

Disney's movie slate for 2019 is incredible. Consider the heavy hitters the production company is putting out: Captain Marvel, Avengers: Endgame, Aladdin, Toy Story 4, Spiderman: Far From Home and Frozen 2 are all coming out the same calendar year. Not to mention that this Summer, the house of Mouse will premiere the highly anticipated live-action version of The Lion King (in theaters July 19th) with a star-studded cast, including Beyoncé, who will take on the role of Nala. The eight-piece collection includes five lip products: the Be Brave Matte Lipstick ($24) and the Be Prepared Liquid Lipstick ($24), the Legacy Tinted Lip Balm ($24), the Circle of Life Highlighter ($40), the Can't Wait to Be Queen Eye Shadow Palette ($40) and the Kingdom Sculpting...
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30 May

Huda Beauty’s Neon — Yes, Neon

Every now and then, neon pops up as an inevitable yet invigorating fashion trend — one that feels irresistible for implementing into outfits in one way or another, whether it's a head-to-toe DayGlo suit or a just a bright bangle bracelet. But the last time neon looks started hitting the runway, Huda Kattan was struck with the desire for more than just fluorescent clothing and accessories. She was inspired to extend that summery, retro vibe to the face. The result: The founder and CEO of Huda Beauty developed a neon version of the brand's beloved nine-pan Obsessions palettes, aptly named Neon Obsessions Palettes. And those shades are made up of highly pigmented mattes and remarkably blendable shimmers and metallics. The Orange palette has a tropical feel with six mattes...
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29 May

Youthquake Hydra-Full Retexturizing Gel Crème

Marc jacobs wants your skin to have it all. with marc jacobs skincare, good skin comes to those who (won’t) wait. shake up the same-old routine for results you can see instantly (and over time). revel in luxurious, unexpected textures that delight the senses while innovative formulas give you a more youthful look. marc jacobs skincare combines performance and pleasure for the glowy complexion you’ve always wanted. “I love the mix of the classic and a new way of thinking about things and that’s what this c ream is. i can see myself using it every day for a very long time but i also love the bright yellow and silver and the fresh scent and amazing texture that feel new,...
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26 May

F*ck Trump Lipsticks

Social justice beauty brand Lipslut is once again rallying for change, this time against abortion laws. The charitable company has just announced that it's hosting a reproductive rights fundraiser from now until May 24 in which 100 percent of its earnings from sales of its products will go toward organizations fighting for reproductive freedom such as Planned Parenthood, NARAL Pro-Choice America, the National Network of Abortion Funds, and the Yellowhammer Fund.   Among the liquid lipstick shades you can choose from is F*ck Trump!, Notorious R.B.G F*ck Kavanaugh, and Leftylib. While 50 percent of each $20 lipstick usually goes to a different cause, during this fundraiser, the sale of every lipstick will be put toward pro-choice charities.   This month, Alabama signed one of the strictest abortion laws in history: Abortions after six weeks...
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