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Yes, You Can Wear Make-Up at the Beach! (We’ll Show You How)

By Amber Logsdon On June 17, 2014

Having spent all of my summers in coastal cities on the East Coast, I should know a thing or two about getting sunkissed (or sun poisoned, depending on my level of recklessness… Read More


Makeup Basics Pt. 2: The Easiest, Most Effective Ways To Get Perfect Skin

By Jennifer Tanko On September 23, 2013

In my previous column, I shared my opinions on the importance and methodology of brow grooming. As far as makeup goes, everything you put on your face will look sloppy if the… Read More


Dove Can’t Promote ‘Real Beauty’ At Animals’ Expense

By Corey Wrenn On July 25, 2013

On July 24, 2013, I noticed that one of my favorite follows on Twitter, Fem2pt0, had started a campaign to encourage Dove soap to eliminate the palm oil in their product.  While… Read More


Summertime Beauty For Outdoor Cuties: Solar Steez!

By Sara Luckey On June 13, 2013

Last week we talked about all things chafing, and some of you chimed in with some great tips and tricks down in the comments. (THANK YOU!) This time around, we’re gonna talk… Read More


Summertime Beauty For Outdoor Cuties: Fuck Chafing!

By Sara Luckey On May 31, 2013

I don’t know what you did last week, but I spent it camping, canoeing, and hanging out in the woods, as I plan on doing most weekends this summer. And if I’m… Read More

Natural Beauty Products

3 Natural Beauty Products That Your Skin (And Wallet) Will Love!

By Laurel Reed On May 6, 2013

Scientists and estheticians alike have been touting the benefits of natural and organic skincare products for years. Finally, these products are becoming more widely available — and cheaper! I was definitely interested… Read More

Body Scrub

DIY Beauty: Brown Sugar Body Scrub, Babies!

By Sara Luckey On March 12, 2013

I dig DIY beauty. I have a ton of ingredients in my cabinets from the baking I did this past winter, and now it’s time to give them another use. DIY scrubs… Read More

women of color foundation troubles

The NC45 Conundrum, or How I Found My Perfect Shade

By Autumne Montague On February 13, 2013

For as long as I’ve been wearing makeup, finding the right shade of foundation has been nearly impossible. Foundation is supposed to do a lot of things: Cover up, let your skin… Read More


Dry Out Pimples Without Losing Any Moisture

By Jamie Frasier On December 8, 2012

I think we’ve all been there with pimples, redness, and acne scars – and if you haven’t, you are a wonder to behold. We wash our faces, look for makeup that won’t… Read More


Beauty Advice: How Do I Avoid the Caked-On Make-Up Look?

By Jessica Knox On December 5, 2012

It is I, your former purveyor of Treat Yo’Self Thursday, back with a new Beauty Advice series where I will attempt to answer your most pressing beauty-related questions (so please leave them… Read More


4 Items for Quick Beauty Fixes — Never Leave Home Without ‘Em!

By Beth Musni On December 1, 2012

Beauty blunders happen, and they can morph into a tricky situation when you’re out and about. But have no fear! By stashing these four super tiny items in your bag, car or… Read More


L’Oreal BB Cream: Is It Worth the Hype?

By Beth Musni On November 12, 2012

BB creams have been getting a lot of attention lately. They’ve made the beauty rounds in countries like Japan and South Korea and have finally made their way over to the U.S.… Read More