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Sonic Youth — The FOREO LUNA Emerges As The Latest Revolutionary Skincare Gizmo

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I’ve been more of a ride-or-die chick when it comes to my Clarisonic Mia 2 facial cleansing brush than I’ve been in regards to nearly any man I ever dated (except for my amazing hubby, of course!).

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Footloose with the Clarisonic Pedi Foot Transformation Set

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Beauty tools — from handheld cleansing brushes to hair-removing lasers, at-home teeth whitening systems, and so forth — can be quite pricey, so it’s important to research whether they’re worthy investments before shelling out hundreds of dollars.

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How To Find An A-List BB Cream

By now, you’ve likely heard the term “BB Cream” more often than “Linsanity” or even “Obamacare.” But what exactly is a BB cream?

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Hot Pink Lacquer And Perky Polka Dots Are The Recipe For An Adorable Valentine’s Day Mani

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Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching and, if you’re already feeling the sting of Cupid’s arrow, then channel your amorous sentiments via a perky manicure like the one I created above.

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Water Marbling 101 — Mastering This DIY Nail Art Technique

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If you’re always looking for fun ways to create custom nail art, you may have heard the term “water marbling,” one of the most buzzed-about techniques among lacquer hoarders, DIY manicurists, and beauty junkies alike.

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The Makings Of A Cover-Up — Tarte Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Full Coverage Foundation

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In the beauty arena, Amazonian Clay is buzzing harder than an overzealous “Press Your Luck” contestant — and no one has quite explored the benefits of this skin refining ingredient as thoroughly as eco-friendly makeup line Tarte Cosmetics, releasing such “best in show” products as their Smooth Operator Amazonian Clay Illuminating Serum, Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Blush (I swear by the Amused, Exposed, and Dollface shades), and emphasEYES Waterproof Amazonian Clay Cream Eyeshadow.

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Pantene Wants You To Have Rockstar Hair This New Year’s Eve — Check Out The Look (Modeled By Me)!

The countdown to 2012 has officially begun and, unlike all the doomsday prophets and fatalistic ramblers who predict the world coming to an abrupt end (and not in the beautiful manner Lars Von Trier imagined for his film Melancholia), I believe the new year will unfold much like any other year: with the promise of new and exciting horizons, with the possibility for enlightenment and personal growth, with the dream of soul-stirring connections, and the reality that disappointments and hindrances will surface alongside triumphs and successes.

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Sicka Than Average’s Celia San Miguel Featured in Pantene Video

Happy Thanksgiving, readers!

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Bobbi Brown Smoky, Sultry, Smoldering Collection

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A smoky eye look doesn’t have to be limited to dusky grays, charcoal blacks, and silvery or gunmetal metallics.

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Bobbi Brown Fall 2010 Black Velvet Collection — Black Velvet If You Please

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Forget soft smokey eyes — this season, we’re going into more dramatic, intense territory, with sooty lids that nod to ’80s excess (think Joan Collins in Dynasty) while incorporating a slightly goth, vampirical feel.

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