Category Archives: Beauty How Tos

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Biggest Hairstyle Trends You Didn’t Notice in 2016

We’ve all gotta keep up with the latest hair trends. While it’s been all about color for awhile, we’d like to talk about the cut and styling changes that are slipping under the radar amid rose-gold bobs. Your hair is your crowning glory – keep it current with the chicest hair trends seen on the runway and beyond this year. Continue reading “Biggest Hairstyle Trends You Didn’t Notice in 2016”

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2016 K-Pop Makeup Trends

K-beauty has been leading the way in worldwide beauty trends for awhile now, and K-pop is one of the easiest places to see the latest trends in K-makeup showcased. (BTW, did you hear 4Minute is breaking up? Devastating!)

Here are our picks for the biggest K-pop makeup trends of the year so far: Continue reading “2016 K-Pop Makeup Trends”

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How to look thinner than you actually are

Oh God. Why do we do this? Every year, we force each other to parade around in bathing suits. Is it masochism, voyeurism, or some sick combination thereof?

In any event, it’s time to wear small amounts of slippery-feeling clothing in front of your friends. Yay? Problem is, just like me you’ve failed to ditch the eggnog-and-butter-cookies weight (or habit) of yesterwinter and you’re still a little, um… paunchy. Continue reading “How to look thinner than you actually are”

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The Ultimate Makeup Contouring Guide

Highlighting and contouring is an essential step in applying your makeup these days, and it’s necessary to know the basic steps involved in doing it. You should be aware of the tricks and techniques required to master contouring skills. Contouring, if done right, can chisel your face and can give you sharp features that will accentuate your face.

Check out this fantastic contouring map from Tina Yong’s contouring video: Continue reading “The Ultimate Makeup Contouring Guide”

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Pampering Your Skin From Head to Toe

Skin is your largest organ, and it does a lot to protect your body from bacteria and viruses. It’s important to take the time each day to take care of it and keep it healthy. If you don’t have a regular skincare routine, it’s never too late to establish one. It’s okay to start slow with developing your personal skincare routine. It can take some time to figure out what works best for your skin type. It’s okay to try different products to determine what you like.   Continue reading “Pampering Your Skin From Head to Toe”