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Bronze Ambition

The goal of seeking a tan is perhaps rooted in vanity. The goal of seeking an artificial tan at home is safety (and convenience, fear of wrinkles, reducing the risk of skin cancer, etc.)...

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Face Off

Face Off

There are few things I love more than a facial. Unfortunately I don’t have a) the time b) the...

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Flaws and All

Flaws and All

Scars are in a beauty no-man’s land. They’re imperfections that aren’t conversation topics (or...

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30 Going On 13

30 Going On 13

There are many unanswered questions that come to mind from time to time. What is the universe...

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Objects of Beauty

Objects of Beauty

I know you’re not supposed to judge a book by its cover, or say, a beauty product by its packaging...

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French Guru / Joelle Ciocco

The age old question: How do we achieve and maintain perfect skin? Is it a result of the products we...

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Jessica Richards / Shen Beauty

Jessica Richards / Shen Beauty

Jessica Richards is a clean beauty queen. As the founder of Brooklyn’s natural beauty emporium,...

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French Guru / Laura Mercier

French Guru / Laura Mercier

Today I’m triply excited. First of all because I get to introduce you to French Guru—a new...

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15 Years with Estée Lauder: Carolyn Murphy

15 Years with Estée Lauder: Carolyn Murphy

It’s pretty fun to be a photographer, because you get to show things the way you see them. Other...

11 months ago by

Jaws

Jaws

The jaw – the body part that has the potential to be as scary as the infamous killer shark....

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A Beauty Minute with Takiri

A Beauty Minute with Takiri

Morning: I wash my face I use Clarins Extra Comfort Toning Lotion, then a moisturizer, lately...

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Sun

Sun

For years, no seriously, years — I’ve been covering myself in sunscreen. In the summer, staying...

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Stranger Things

Stranger Things

My experience with, and knowledge of, exotic beauty ingredients stretches back to the time my sister...

12 months ago by

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Beauty Woes

Here’s the thing about beauty: we’re all striving for perfection when it really...

1 year ago by

Smooth Operators

Smooth Operators

How often do you exfoliate? I like to think I do it once a week, as recommended by most beauty...

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Hands Down

Hands Down

Did you wash your hands today? How many times? And did you apply moisturizing SPF after that? Mmmm?...

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Shine Control

Shine Control

At the studio, there are all different skin types; combination, oily, dry — you name it,...

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L’éclat

L’éclat

Just because I don’t talk about being forty very often doesn’t mean I’ve forgotten—far from...

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Vacation

Wide Open Road

Wide Open Road

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Run Wild

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Smells Like Team Spirit!

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Road Trip To Maine

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Beauty On The Road

Southampton Getaway

Southampton Getaway

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Hitting the Highway

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Weekend Guide: Upstate