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Daring To Go Dumpster Diving For Makeup

Daring To Go Dumpster Diving For Makeup

By Sherah Ndjongo, Staff Writer

April 24, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

This unsuspecting place might be the best source for finding free designer makeup, but you may have to get down and dirty to get it.

Take a Hit: Cannabis Beauty Products

Take a Hit: Cannabis Beauty Products

By Pamela Jew, Staff Writer

April 10, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Cannabis infused beauty products reach a high with their moisturizing, vitamin-rich properties.

Keep Your Eyebrows Permanently On Fleek

Keep Your Eyebrows Permanently On Fleek

By Brina Jeffries, Staff Writer

March 30, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Face tattoos become trendy when applied as permanent makeup, like microbladed eyebrows.

Naturally Enhance Your Beauty Routine With Organic Products

Naturally Enhance Your Beauty Routine With Organic Products

By Brina Jeffries, Staff Writer

March 9, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Looking for a new skincare or makeup line that is not only kind to your skin but also kind to the earth? Try these recommendations.

Perfect Your Beauty Sleep

Perfect Your Beauty Sleep

By Alyssa Kelly, Contributing Writer

February 27, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Switching up the bedtime skincare products in your regular routine can completely change the game when it comes to fighting bad skin.

Get Kissable Lips for Valentine’s

Get Kissable Lips for Valentine’s

By Thomas Chou, Contributing Writer

February 13, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

With Valentine's Day right around the corner, it's about time you made those lips kissable. Check out these tips for maintaining soft, smooth lips.

Multi-use products help to simplify morning makeup routine

Multi-use products help to simplify morning makeup routine

February 26, 2014


Filed under Features

When it comes to getting ready in the morning, having a quick and efficient beauty routine can save time and help you out the door quickly. Start your day effectively by trying some of these affordable, multipurpose beauty products. e. l. f. Shimmering Facial Whip ($1) This soft, iridescent highligh...

Fresh, natural application of makeup gains popularity

Fresh, natural application of makeup gains popularity

February 26, 2014


Filed under Uncategorized

Throughout the vast media array of beauty blogs, advertisements and red carpet images, the smoky eye has been defined as a basic beauty routine. As this trend spread and rapidly became the norm for makeup, the bold look began to be understood as synonymous to attractiveness — the more products used, ...

Sleep mask trend offers skin treatment options

Sleep mask trend offers skin treatment options

November 20, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Features

Yet another new fad in skincare is hitting the market in a big way. Sleep masks, also known as skin packs, are an overnight treatment intended to retain moisture and reduce the appearance of wrinkles on the skin, taking advantage of skin cell turnover, which can be up to eight times faster at nig...

Beauty products from around the world

Beauty products from around the world

By Bryna Shuman, Staff Writer

October 16, 2013


Filed under Features

Different cultures have different takes on beauty routines, and there are always tips and secrets to be learned. Take a look at some of the best beauty products that people from around the globe swear by. [top-5-gallery] A version of this article ran in the Wednesday, Oct. 16 print edition. Bry...

Cruelty-free cosmetics for compassionate style

Cruelty-free cosmetics for compassionate style

September 11, 2013


Filed under Features

      If you are a lover of both cosmetics and creatures, you’ve likely faced the moral crisis of buying beauty products from animal-testing brands, or products that contain animal derivatives. Fortunately, as consumers begin to look for ethically made products, the beauty wor...