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Looking for new ways to do your everyday glam? Well, then you have to see this "no makeup" makeup tutorial courtesy of YouTuber Rei Germar. Her take on the look is pretty easy to follow, featuring multi-tasking products and zero brushes—basically, it's
Read this before booking that salon appointment!
It seems like bangs are just one of those spontaneous life decisions you make post-breakup, after you binge-watch a K-drama, or when you see your favorite YouTuber do it. According to YouTuber-slash-hairstylist Brad Mondo, whatever your reason may be, it's important to
Here's how you can stick to your fitness resolutions.
For a lot of us, a fitness goal ranks high on the list of our New Year’s Resolutions. The dawn of the new year reawakens our drive to get in shape. However, whether we admit it or not, we slowly change our tune
Here's what you need to know!
When you hear the word “eczema,” two things instantly come to mind: (1) it’s a skin disease of some sort; and (2) it usually happens to children. But contrary to popular belief, the condition is actually more common than you think—and no,
It has all the essentials!
Does the "perfect" morning skincare routine actually exist? Apparently, it does, at least according to board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Anthony Youn. But of course, by "perfect," he probably just means that your regimen has all the essentials for maintaining healthy skin. Ahead,
Full brows that still look like your own.
Your brows are like the "basic white T-shirt" for your face. You can dress them all the way up by copping a defined, Instagram brow, or keep them au naturel with a feathered, bushy look that's popular on the runway. If you're
Work that awkward length to your advantage!
Every season, a new hair trend resurfaces and manages to capture the hearts of It girls all over the world. Remember the mermaid locks in 2013? The lob in 2016? Well, now, we have French bangs a la Amélie Poulain being sported by
Thinking of making the cut?
Having thin hair is a blessing—it’s quite easy to manage because your hair is naturally straight. But because it’s so fine, it also tends to fall flat, and it isn’t so good at holding up curls either. If ever you feel like
Tired of your foundation melting off?
The weather in Korea might not be as hot and humid as ours, but we can definitely learn a thing or two from K-beauty about budgeproof makeup. The meticulous way that they prep their skin, for one, can probably fix one—if not
No to flashback!
It can be intimidating to experiment with your makeup if you have a dusky complexion. You shy away from flash photography for fear of looking like a ghost, you're afraid of wearing a pink lipstick because you think it looks "too bright"
Yup, they're not the same!
Before taking an interest in skincare, I always thought that hydration and moisturization meant the exact same thing. I used the two terms interchangeably until a few years ago, when I found out that I, someone who has oily skin, also had
Is it really an essential step?
We love eye cream, we really do. It's a fantastic addition to your skincare routine since there's practically one for every concern out there, be it dark circles or fine lines. However, through the years, we've noticed that it's never really on
It's the ultimate multi-tasker!
Some of the best tricks we've learned from makeup artists involve using a product for something other than its intended purpose. Our favorites include using petroleum jelly as highlighter, turning eyelash glue into a brow gel, and repurposing eye cream as lip
We tried it and liked the results!
By now, you probably already know about skin boosters like retinol, collagen, and hyaluronic acid, but madecassoside may be something you aren't familiar with yet, even if it's been around for quite some time. If you feel that you're skin needs urgent recuperation (and
A popular tip? Stop piling makeup on your immaculate skin!
We’re used to seeing lists of young achievers accomplishing impressive feats at such a young age. There are lists upon lists of 25 under 25, 30 under 30, celebrating these accomplishments. But what about the storied lives of women who have gone
You'll be using it for a decade, after all!
"Vanity has no limits, even on government documents," says Rhian Ramos. We can't argue with that, because everyone wants to look their best in their ID photos—especially those that'll last you an entire decade. Hence, a little prep in the beauty department always
Because a healthy skin barrier means healthy skin.
Instead of worrying about the size of your pores (which you can't change, by the way), shift your attention towards taking better care of your skin barrier instead. As our first line of defense against dehydration and environmental aggressors, it's key to
If there's a will, there's a way!
Traveling can wreak absolute havoc on our skin. The combination of airplane humidity, temperature changes, and lack of sleep (most of the time) could mean chaos in our hormones and pores. Hence, the sprouting of either one massive pimple or a full-on breakout
Plus, ways you can keep bumps from forming after shaving, plucking.
Bumps (a.k.a chicken skin) on your underarms are a common skin issue among women. This unwanted texture is mainly caused by plucking or waxing, as these quick hair removal methods pull out the armpit hair, causing tiny, rough bumps on the skin. Other times, "some people really have
Celebrity makeup artist Nam Vo has all the tricks for an Instagram-ready face.
As big of a help foundation and concealer can be, using them alone doesn't necessarily produce the most realistic effect. It's only after you apply your blush and your contour that your features actually pop (or reappear, if you went a little