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Dana Oliver is the executive fashion and beauty editor at The Huffington Post. She previously worked for Stylelist, VIBE, Glamour.com and the NY City News Service. She loves neon manicures, Rihanna's constantly-changing hair, shopping at Zara, all things Michael Jackson and gelato.
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How To Cover A Pimple With Makeup Without Anyone Noticing

(0) Comments | Posted February 8, 2016 | 9:30 AM

Nobody likes waking up to a zit. But instead of allowing an unexpected breakout (or two) to dampen your mood, save face with this simple concealer trick. 

Our pals at PureWow have come to the rescue with this 3-step tutorial on how to successfully cover a pimple. To cancel out redness, it's best to apply a green-ish cream concealer before blending your regular concealer on top. And don't forget to set your face makeup with powder.

Watch the video above to learn exactly how to conceal zits with the quickness!

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Αυτή η μόδα επέστρεψε από τη δεκαετία του '90

(0) Comments | Posted February 6, 2016 | 5:47 PM

Δεν υπάρχουν πολλές τάσεις από την δεκαετία του '90 που θα θέλαμε να επιστρέψουν στην μόδα, αλλά το σκούρο κραγιόν είναι μία από αυτές.

Στην δεκαετία του '90 το είχαν τολμήσει η Meg Ryan, η Halle Berry και η Gwen Stefani και σήμερα το έχει υιοθετήσει η Rihanna, η Katy...

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A Men's Eyebrow Grooming Guide, In 6 Easy Steps

(0) Comments | Posted February 5, 2016 | 9:44 AM


Hey fellas, we know we expect a lot from you when it comes to style. Whether we're complaining about the wrinkles in your button-down shirt or the awkward fit of your shorts, we hope you interpret our "nagging" as caring. And we have yet another...

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16 Tips For Growing Stronger, Healthier Nails

(0) Comments | Posted February 5, 2016 | 8:27 AM

Raise your hands (or maybe not) if you've broken a nail in the past few days. Or noticed that your fingernails are starting to fray and split way too easily. We've got enough snags in our cashmere sweaters and runs up and down our...

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Rihanna's New Blunt Bob Channels Her 'Good Girl Gone Bad' Era

(0) Comments | Posted February 5, 2016 | 7:55 AM

Now this is the Rihanna hairstyle we loved and missed so very much.

The Barbadian entertainer made an appearance on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" Feb. 3 sporting a jet-black blunt bob that looked very similar to the razor-sharp haircut she wore back in 2007 when she had everybody...

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Honey Blonde Celebs Rule This Week's Best Beauty List

(0) Comments | Posted February 4, 2016 | 3:05 PM

This week, we were reminded how multifaceted blonde hair really is. Instead of seeing the same blindingly bright 'dos that seem to measure "success" in Hollywood, our attention was drawn to celebs with gorgeous shades of honey blonde hair. 

Nicole Kidman wowed at this year's SAG Awards with her...

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All The 'Down-There' Grooming Questions You Were Too Afraid To Ask

(0) Comments | Posted February 3, 2016 | 11:49 AM

"Down-there" grooming is a touchy subject ... literally. Whether you leave the hair-removal process up to the professionals or you prefer to do your own "landing strip" at home (yeah, we went there), you're probably still wondering if you've got this thing all figured out.

So...

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These Stars Prove Dark '90s Lipstick Is Eternally Cool

(0) Comments | Posted February 2, 2016 | 4:27 PM

There aren't many trends from the '90s that we love to revisit, but dark lipstick will never go out of style. 

Goth girls owned the look back then with their vampy pouts. Meg Ryan, Halle Berry and Gwen Stefani gave it a glamorous touch for the red...

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Voici le truc le plus facile pour appliquer du mascara (VIDÉO)

(0) Comments | Posted February 2, 2016 | 2:32 PM

Appliquer du mascara peut sembler facile. Jusqu’à ce qu’un cil ramasse tout le mascara et qu’on doive recommencer notre maquillage au grand complet pour réparer le dégât causé par le mascara coulant. Eh bien, nous sommes tombées sur ce qu’on dit être le « plus simple des trucs pour appliquer...

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7 Dental Hygiene Products That'll Give You A Bright And Healthy Smile

(0) Comments | Posted February 2, 2016 | 12:31 PM

Brushing your teeth is such a natural part of your routine (we hope) that you may not give much thought to whether you're actually doing it correctly. Knowing exactly what to do and how often to do it makes a significant difference in the overall health and appearance...

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This Is How To Clean Your Makeup Brushes, The Right Way

(0) Comments | Posted February 1, 2016 | 4:18 PM

When was the last time you cleaned your makeup brushes? Filthy brushes not only make it hard to achieve a smooth and even makeup application, but they are a breeding ground for acne-causing bacteria. Sure,...

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How To Tell If You're Using Way Too Much Of Your Skincare Products

(0) Comments | Posted February 1, 2016 | 1:23 PM

When using a skincare product for the very first time, you may take extra precaution by carefully following the instructions on the packaging, or you may just go with your gut instinct. If you do the latter, it's time you took the guesswork out of your regimen....

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The 'Smush And Pull' Is The World's Easiest Mascara Trick

(0) Comments | Posted February 1, 2016 | 11:56 AM

Applying mascara seems pretty easy. That is, until your eyelashes get clumpy and you're stuck debating whether to just take it all off or reapply your makeup. Well, we've stumbled across what's arguably "the world's easiest mascara trick" that will help you to achieve the perfect lashes from first swipe.

In the PureWow video above, celebrity makeup artist Tina Turnbow demonstrates the "smush and pull." This lash-lengthening technique has just three steps, but the final results are sure to leave a lasting impression that will transform your beauty routine.

Whip out your favorite tube of mascara and watch the tutorial to learn exactly how to "smush and pull." 

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Lauren Conrad's Dramatic Style Evolution Over The Years

(0) Comments | Posted January 29, 2016 | 3:31 PM

Lauren Conrad is one of our favorite fashionistas to come out of MTV's popular franchise "Laguna Beach." We can always look to the blonde beauty for inspiration on what to wear. But even Conrad had a few style misses before blossoming into the budding designer that she is...

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Oprah Winfrey Has Taken A Pretty Amazing Hair Journey Through The Years

(0) Comments | Posted January 29, 2016 | 12:03 PM

When you're the host of an iconic television talk show, people tune in to hear what you have to say and see what you're wearing. Oprah Winfrey knows this all too well, as the brains and beauty behind her namesake show. 

Winfrey is known not only for her revealing sit-down interviews with...

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Over Time, These SAG Nominees Have Only Improved With Age

(0) Comments | Posted January 28, 2016 | 3:34 PM

We're always blown away by the hair and makeup at the Screen Actor Guild Awards. But then again, if you're paying a professional glam squad thousands to get you red-carpet ready, your look had better be on point. 

As we count down to the

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Here's Why Gold-Infused Skincare May Not Be Worth The Hype

(0) Comments | Posted January 28, 2016 | 12:46 PM

We've recently noticed more and more editors and bloggers singing the praises of gold-infused skincare. Yes, we're talking real, 24-carat gold. 

Skincare manufacturer Peter Thomas Roth has already established a cult following thanks to its 24K Gold collection, which includes a mask, cleansing butter and gel eye patches....

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The Unexpected Lip Color Celebs Are Wearing Right Now

(0) Comments | Posted January 28, 2016 | 11:06 AM

We've got new #redlipgoals thanks to three of Hollywood's hottest actresses.

Amandla Stenberg, Nina Hosseinzadeh and Natalie Portman were all recently spotted wearing lipstick in shades of cranberry. While all these actresses have different skin tones and hair coloring, the rich, red...

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20 Epic Beehive Hairstyles We're Still Buzzing About

(0) Comments | Posted January 27, 2016 | 8:05 AM

Beehive hair has become synonymous with big-name musical acts from across the pond such as Dusty Springfield, Amy Winehouse and Adele. But did you know that the towering hairdo was created by retired Chicago hairstylist Margaret Vinci Heldt?

While trying to...

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These People With Vitiligo Remind Us That What Describes Us Doesn't Define Us

(0) Comments | Posted January 26, 2016 | 12:18 PM

Cruel stares and negative comments aren't always easy to ignore, even for those with extremely thick skin. Just imagine...

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