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16 Mar

This 5-Minute Hair Mask Is So Good

It's hard to think of something better than an affordable five-minute hair treatment that also happens to give you the shine of a $300 gloss and blowout session with your stylist. That's what you get with the Joico Defy Damage Protective Masque. This new mask dispenses from its tube as a slippery semitransparent cream that smells clean and floral. As you massage it through wet hair, it slides down strands and detangles them from one another. I saturated my hair from its midlength to its ends and waited the full five minutes. (Side note: the brand mentions you can leave it in for as little as two minutes, but I want to repair the damage I'd done with my heat stylers, so I decided to leave...
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15 Mar

Revlon’s PhotoReady Candid Foundation

Our beauty standards are always evolving, and in 2019, there are three things a product must be to make the cut: inclusive, impressive, and easy to use on the go. That doesn't seem like too much to ask, right? On the foundation front, we've already discovered a formula that checks every box — and it's available in your local drugstore. Enter Revlon's PhotoReady Candid Foundation. Ahead, we're dishing on why we'll be reaching for it anytime we want to nail a naturally flawless face on vacation, in the back of a car, and everywhere in between. There's only one thing more exciting about beauty products than the formulas themselves: the packaging. From sleek and cool shapes that can create the perfect Instagram...
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14 Mar

Lush Is Dropping New Bath Bombs

Lush is dropping 54 (yes, you read that right) new bath bombs. This massive launch celebrates the 30th anniversary of the brand's very first bath bomb release, which — fun fact — was inspired by Alka Seltzer tabs. You can now soak in foaming versions of OG fragrances (such as Olive Branch and Honey I Washed the Kids), Japanese-inspired shapes (including a piece of sushi), and new "giant" bath bombs. The supersize fizzers are between two to three times the size of the typical ones and release flower petals, real fruit slices, and other beautiful embellishments that will float across your tub for your most magical bath-time experience....
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7 Mar

Bobbi Brown’s Latest Collection Is Too Pretty to Pass Up

One of your favorite designers has just teamed up with your go-to makeup brand. In a match made in fashion-meets-beauty heaven, Bobbi Brown has launched a collaboration with Ulla Johnson that is as pretty and delicate as her dainty dresses and soft fabrics. The collection is a dream for anyone who considers themselves a makeup minimalist but might want to occasionally experiment with a bold lip.   All but one product in the line is encased in pale pink packaging, and come in easy-to-wear pastel hues. The line includes two cream cheek palettes, a poppy-red lipstick, a lip tint, and one romantic pink-nude eye shadow palette....
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5 Mar

ABYSSIAN HAIRCARE HOLDS THE KEY TO A LIFE IN BALANCE

From the far reaches of Ancient Abyssinia, comes an ingredient that promises to change today’s haircare landscape for the better. Pioneering brand ABYSSIAN harnesses the benefits of African-grown Abyssinian seed oil to reinstate the everyday balance and silky shine of naturally healthy hair. Combining the best of nature and science, ABYSSIAN’s groundbreaking formulas make the most of the proven properties of Abyssinian oil. Daily exposure to pollution, stress, heat, harsh chemicals and colourants leaves hair tired, dry and strained.Capable of reducing hair breakage by up to 93%, the naturally occurring oil works wonders on dry, damaged frizz. Unlike other oils that bloat and weigh down the hair shaft, ABYSSIAN’s cleverly balanced concoctions gently smooth cuticles, locking in essential moisture and boosting...
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4 Mar

Coco & Eve Like A Virgin Hair Mask

Born in the tropical oasis of Bali, Coco & Eve is launching their signature Like A Virgin Hair Mask to retail powerhouse Sephora, after launching worldwide in January. Inspired by native ingredients, their unique formula utilizes raw virgin coconuts and figs for a vegan hair mask that restores hair to its pure state. With a philosophy that hair is the crown we wear everyday, so it needs to be healthy, happy, and hair-raisingly good, Coco & Eve’s Like A Virgin Hair mask revitalises hair in just ten minutes with a chemical free formula, leaving out all sulfates, parabens, and other harmful ingredients. After years of testing, developing, and perfecting the formula, Coco & Eve brings the 5-in-1 mask that repairs and...
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1 Mar

Must-Have Beauty Products for Bride

The only thing you want is for the wedding to go off without a hitch. The good news is there is a portable product that can solve most beauty emergencies. From helping with bad breath to broken nails, ahead are the must-have tools to keep your special day running as seamlessly as possible. Kopari Coconut Deodorant ($14) is an aluminum-free deodorant that prevents odors (with a tropical, coconut scent) and leaves zero white marks. Your gowns are safe with this one. Aveeno Daily Moisturizing Lotion ($3) quells dry, irritated skin with its unscented formula and leaves zero residue on your clothing. MAC offers the Mini MAC Lipstick ($10), miniatures of its bestselling shades for you to choose from. Perfect for touch-ups, the DUO Brush On Adhesive ($9) will make sure your falsies are secure...
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23 Feb

Creative Ways To Reinvent The Cat Eye

They say that eyes are the window to the soul so let’s make your soul shine bright throughout the year by attracting good vibes with gorgeous makeup this new year.   Lines & Dots Show your drawing skills with this cool look. Start with a smoldering gold shadow base on the eyelid, then offset the softness with some crisp dark eyeliner, forming a thick wing that starts bluntly from the middle of your eyelid. Finish this chic look with three small dots under the wing, trailing off from your waterline, and boom! 2019's looking fierce. Metallic Bomb A look so bold yet so simple, this one feels like cheating. Grab your favourite metallic eyeshadow and using only that, draw a crisp cat's eye around your eye. Fill it in.  We recommend leaving the...
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21 Feb

Naked Cherry Vice Lipsticks (Limited Edition)

Take a bite with the limited edition Urban Decay Vice Naked Cherry Lipstick, a delectable collection of cherry-inspired shades that will make you look good enough to eat! OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA The luxurious, cult-favourite Vice lipstick has a highly pigmented formula that applies smoothly and feels gorgeous on the lips. Thanks to its super creamy texture and nourishing ingredients such as aloe vera, jojoba, avocado and babassu oils, it remains comfortable throughout wear.   Shades Include: Juicy: Light peach-pink with copper micro shimmer with a metallized finish. Devilish: A berry pink with tonal micro shimmer with a metallized finish. Cherry: A deep berry wine with a cream finish. ...
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13 Feb

CHANEL, ROUGE COCO FLASH

ROUGE COCO FLASH, the new lipstick by CHANEL, unites a vibrant flash of color and shine with extreme comfort. No waiting. No effort. No compromises. FLASH APPLICATION With ROUGE COCO FLASH, finding your lipstick shade has never been easier. In a glance, its transparent shimmering golden cap reveals the color inside. In a flash, the stick dresses lips in dazzling radiance. The countdown has begun. 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 ! 5 - LIPSTICK GLIDES OVER LIPS. 4 - COLOR POPS. 3 - SHINE DAZZLES. 2 - COMFORT SETS IN. 1 - YOUR SMILE LIGHTS UP. THE COLOR Developed by Lucia Pica, CHANEL Global Creative Makeup and Color Designer, each of the 27 ROUGE COCO FLASH shades incites intense, immediate and irresistible desire! Packed with pigments, this new lipstick...
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