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Effective Ways to Stop Feeling (and Looking) Tired All the Time

Effective Ways to Stop Feeling (and Looking) Tired All the Time

The worst comment someone can make? “Are you tired? Are you sick?” when really, it’s your skin that’s tired. Yes, your skin can appear tired, even if you aren’t, and it can be caused by a few different things. For instance, is your skin dehydrated? A lack of water can leave your skin looking dull and sallow. If it is, you need a face cream that hydrates – and this a big…

This 1 Hack Will Ensure You Always Find the Right Foundation at the Drugstore

This 1 Hack Will Ensure You Always Find the Right Foundation at the Drugstore

For over a decade, I’ve had the honor of working as a makeup artist to some of today’s leading supermodels, fashion houses, and entertainers. And throughout this time, I’ve definitely been put to the test to determine which foundations are best for my clients’ skin type. Luckily, the methods that I’ve developed can also translate to choosing the right complexion product for your skin type – even when you’re shopping at the drugstore! Mass brands have made a huge splash this past year with some…

8 Must-Haves from Celebrity Makeup Artist Millie Morales

8 Must-Haves from Celebrity Makeup Artist Millie Morales

Celebrity makeup artist, Millie Morales, has got to be one of the most talented makeup artists I’ve had the honor of working with. She has a way of making you feel your absolute prettiest, while accentuating your best features. She’s a longtime makeup artist for Univision’s morning show, Despierta America and has worked on celebs from Roselyn Sanchez to Jennifer Lopez. She also recently signed on as a spokesperson for Garnier. We recently caught up with her and today she’s sharing with us some of the products she swears by. …

Beanies and Beach Waves Is the Winning Winter Combo You Need to Try

Beanies and Beach Waves Is the Winning Winter Combo You Need to Try

Whether you’re headed to a chic ski destination like Jackson Hole or Aspen or cozying up with your friends in the Poconos or Vermont, there’s one hairstyle even the laziest girls can pull off: beanies and beach waves. We love this style at POPSUGAR, and you can …

The Rejuvenating Treatment Celebs Are Finally Opening Up About

The Rejuvenating Treatment Celebs Are Finally Opening Up About

Recently my skin was looking a little worse for wear and in need of some serious maintenance. Not only did it look dull and tired but I was growing impatient with my enlarged pores because I couldn’t seem to find a product that effectively worked to shrink them. The most bothersome thing I …

Cindy Crawford’s 2017 Beauty Resolutions Are So Easy, You’ll Steal Them For Yourself

Cindy Crawford’s 2017 Beauty Resolutions Are So Easy, You’ll Steal Them For Yourself

Even Cindy Crawford needs to be reminded to practice some serious self-care. Like many of us, the supermodel aims to slow down and take up healthier habits in 2017. She shared her new year’s resolutions on Instagram and beauty lovers took note. If it’s good enough for Cindy Crawford, these beauty tips are definitely good enough for us. Read …

Why Your Face-Picking Could Be a Deeper Psychological Issue

Why Your Face-Picking Could Be a Deeper Psychological Issue

I have a dirty little secret, and it’s not a pretty one to admit as a beauty editor. Often, I find myself nuzzled up to my bathroom mirror, nails clawing at the tiny whiteheads on my face or pressing aggressively against the “lurkers,” those pesky, deep pimples that form under…

5 Reasons You Are a Failure at Applying Your Own Faux Eyelashes

5 Reasons You Are a Failure at Applying Your Own Faux Eyelashes

You all tell me that you are incapable of applying false lashes. You tell me about fiascos with glue and smeared eye makeup that happens right before a date or a party. You show me pictures of yourself on red carpets and at major business functions where your lashes are hanging on by a thread. I really want you to learn how to apply lashes. Mostly because you deserve to have eyelashes. And secondly, if you know how to do it yourself, then I won’t have to. Related:…

Stitch Fix Helps Busy Moms Stay On Top of Fall Trends

Stitch Fix Helps Busy Moms Stay On Top of Fall Trends

I absolutely LOVE fall. Now that we’re living in Alaska we FINALLY get to enjoy fall weather, instead of an indian summer. All things pumpkin (and of course pumpkin spice), crisp air and beautiful fall patterns just make me so excited! The best part about living in Alaska is that I finally get to explore fall fashions. In North Carolina I never was able to fully give up my summer apparel until …

1 Pakistani-American Reveals Her Family’s Best DIY Beauty Secrets

1 Pakistani-American Reveals Her Family’s Best DIY Beauty Secrets

I will be the first to tell you I wasn’t always appreciative of my Pakistani heritage and its rich and beautiful culture. As a first-generation Pakistani-American kid who was born and raised in Sugar Land, TX, I was often confused when my family had a different way of doing things than some of my other friends. For example, if there was a dinner party on Friday night, I had to come home from school and change into traditional Pakistani clothes – I couldn’t leave on my favorite jeans. I never understood why my parents drank…

10 Beauty Companies That Are Committed to Making a Change

10 Beauty Companies That Are Committed to Making a Change

There are many reasons we might decide to buy a beauty product. Perhaps we simply want the latest and greatest, or maybe our favorite Instagram influencer recommended it. But it always helps to know that when you’re spending your hard-earned cash on something, the money is making a difference in the world. Considering how stressful everyday life can be and how much turmoil we see on the news, many of us feel the need to focus on the positive changes that we can make. So we wanted to recognize …

9 Easy Makeup Tricks to Look More Awake

9 Easy Makeup Tricks to Look More Awake

If anyone has ever told you how tired you look, you know what a punch in the gut it can be. It is a polite way to point out that you aren’t looking your best. Talk about a confidence killer. It happens to everyone from time to time, but there are tweaks you can make to your makeup routine that will help you fake a full eight hours of sleep. From color correcting to eye contouring, these nine easy tricks will have you looking more vibrant and energized

Keep Your Bikini Line Smooth All Summer With These Ingrown Hair Tips

Keep Your Bikini Line Smooth All Summer With These Ingrown Hair Tips

There are some beauty issues that are a common complaint all year round (sparse eyebrow hairs, enlarged pores, and smudged lipstick, to name a few). But the higher hemlines and exposed bikini lines of Summer spotlight one struggle in particular: ingrown hairs. Yes, they can be unsightly, but it’s not worth shrouding yourself in…

Get Your Grunge On With This Hilarious Black Bath Bomb DIY

Get Your Grunge On With This Hilarious Black Bath Bomb DIY

Like everyone else, we were infinitely impressed by that mesmerizing video of a black bath bomb in action. However, because that short clip went viral, it quickly became impossible to snap up a similar product for ourselves. We (and our dreams of becoming a gothic bath beauty) were crushed! Thankfully, the DIY-obsessed team behind the YouTube channel ThreadBanger came up with a video tutorial…

Travel Beauty Secrets From a Korean Flight Attendant

Travel Beauty Secrets From a Korean Flight Attendant

Charlotte Cho is the editor in chief of K-beauty content site The Klog, which is dedicated to covering the innovative and fascinating world – and products – of South Korea. We are delighted to share her insights as a contributing editor on POPSUGAR Beauty. As someone who travels round-trip from New York to Seoul three or four times a year, I think of myself as a pretty skin-savvy frequent flier. But my in-flight skin game pales (literally) in comparison to those of the ever-poised flight attendants of Korean Air. How …

Color-Correcting Is the Easiest Way to Conceal a Tattoo

Color-Correcting Is the Easiest Way to Conceal a Tattoo

By now, you’ve likely seen how magical color-correcting can be when it comes to concealing dark circles or brightening sallow skin. But Instagram user rebellemakeup demonstrated the technique’s true versatility by showing how it can hide something a little more substantial: a tattoo. In just a few short seconds, we watch as she uses a creamy …

6 Outdated, Unflattering Haircuts to Avoid at All Costs

6 Outdated, Unflattering Haircuts to Avoid at All Costs

Image Source: Everett Collection In 2009 something very unfortunate happened to my hair: I sort of had a mullet. I wanted to keep my hair long, so my stylist took that into account, angling the front around my chin while leaving me a nice tail in the back. It looked ridiculous and wildly unflattering. But this happens often, and you need to be prepared before your next chop to know what to ask for and how to better communicate with your hairstylist. Jon Reyman has built a business around fixing people’s bad haircuts. At…

The Brant Brothers’ Newest MAC Collection Is a Celebration of Male Vanity

The Brant Brothers’ Newest MAC Collection Is a Celebration of Male Vanity

When prepping for a celebrity interview, it’s helpful to brush up on past articles written about your subjects. But when it came to chatting with the somewhat infamous Brant brothers about their collection with MAC Cosmetics, I thought it better to go in unprepared. A quick Google search of Peter Brant II, 22, and his brother Harry, 19, pulls up headlines like “Little Lord Flauntleroys” and “Rich Kid of Instagram Arrested For ‘Drunken Ruckus’ at JFK Airport.” You’ll also learn that they prepped for the Met Gala one year by hiring a baby panther draped in …

This 3-Ingredient DIY Will Make Your Nails Grow Faster and Stronger

This 3-Ingredient DIY Will Make Your Nails Grow Faster and Stronger

It’s safe to say we are big on nail art trends and have mastered the art of at-home manicures. That being said, we also know our favorite gel manis can have adverse effects on our nails. Too often after several salon visits, we find our nails dry and brittle. What’s a girl…

Meet the Next Generation of Beauty Influencers

Meet the Next Generation of Beauty Influencers

While we’ve traditionally looked to the silver screen for celebrity beauty inspiration, the modern era has us looking at big names on smaller screens – our laptops and smartphones. The future of the world is digital, fame included. The new crop of stars are making names for themselves on YouTube, Instagram, and other online platforms. As people increasingly turn to makeup and hair …