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makeup, skin care & hair: tips & tricks for a more beautiful you

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    Hairstyle of the day

    Long, layered, medium or wavy – we’re sharing our favorite hairstyles of 2013 with a new ‘do each day. Stuck in a hair rut? Check back daily for snappy new looks that are sure to give your locks some beauty inspiration.

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    How to go red

    Red hair is having a moment. From the red carpets to my circle of friends, redheads seem to be everywhere I turn—resulting in some serious hair color envy.

  • Photo: Perfectly straight, silky hair at Célines Spring 2013 show, via Fairchild Archive

    Hair straightening options: Which is right for you?

    As a shy, awkward-looking girl growing up in impossibly humid South Florida, all I ever wanted in life was “Cher hair.” No, I’m not talking about the Goddess of Pop’s dark center-parted waves—what I truly coveted was Clueless heroine Cher Horowitz’s stick-straight, silky blond mane, which she regularly ran her manicured fingers through with ease. [...]

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    Spring 2013’s 10 best beauty essentials

    My entire winter beauty routine revolved around combating dry and irritated skin and brittle hair. Now that spring is finally upon us, it’s time to breathe a sigh of relief and just have fun with makeup. Hot pink lipstick? Why not. A floral scent? How refreshing. Green eyeliner? Emerald is the color of the year.

  • Red Nails

    Spring 2013’s best nail colors

    Spring isn’t the easiest season to dress for—coats could not be less appealing, but it’s too cold for bare legs and sleeveless dresses. Look on the bright side, though! ‘Tis the season for Easter candy-colored polishes like pale blue, mint green and lavender—a palette so pretty you’ll be heading to the nail salon every chance you get.

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    How to go blonde: Tips from an expert

    Going blonde can be a long, expensive, damaging and potentially traumatizing process. It is not something you want to walk into without doing your homework first, otherwise an Aunt Jemima-style head wrap will become your signature accessory. So, for expert advice, I spoke with Kyle White, the lead colorist at Oscar Blandi Salon, who has created golden styles for Mariah Carey and Megan Hilty.

  • New hair ideas

    9 ways to reinvent your hair

    These runway-inspired hairstyles make updating your look easy—no trip to the salon required!

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    Easy Treatments to Repair Summer Sun Damage

    Side effects from too much sun, heat, humidity, salt water, and chlorine can put a damper on the last golden days of summer. Here, quick fixes, plus easy changes to make throughout the fall.

  • Beauty looks guys love

    The hair & makeup guys say they love

    How to do the prettiest beauty looks known to man.

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    OMG, look at those eyes

    Spring’s big makeup masterpieces from the runway—your way.

  • Wacky beauty ingredients that work

    10 wacky beauty ingredients that work

    Ever read the label of your favorite lotion? Contrary to its name, there’s more in there than just rose petals and green tea! Here, 10 weird (yes, even gross) ingredients found in the latest beauty products.

  • Hair salon tips

    8 common mistakes to avoid at the hair salon

    Don't fall victim to another hair horror story! We asked top stylists to dish about everyday blunders women make inside (and outside) the hair salon — with these fixes, you're guaranteed to get a good haircut.