spring beauty

Balance Oily Hair & Fight Dandruff With These 7 Hair Masks

If you have an oily scalp and oily hair, it can be difficult to create a haircare routine that will balance the need to remove extra scalp oils and retain essential moisture so your scalp doesn't turn into a flaky, dry mess. But the best hair masks…
By Lisa Fogarty

10 Petrolatum-Free Lip Balms That End The Cycle Of Dry Lips

The entire point of lip balm is to majorly hydrate, so the fact that petrolatum — a main ingredient in most lip balms — can actually make lips drier is beyond disappointing. There are many petroleum-free lip balms out there, and the best lip balms…
By Lisa Fogarty

5 Korean Eyebrow Tattoo Makeup Products That Last For Days

A great eyebrow day can require patience, time, and lots of brow makeup application skill. But if you're tired of losing all that hard work the moment you wash your face, makeup that temporarily tattoos your brows might be the perfect solution. The…
By Lisa Fogarty

9 Sunscreens For Sensitive Skin That Won't Cause Irritation

If you're here, you already know how important it is to wear sunscreen every day to protect your skin from harmful rays. But people with sensitive skin need one that also won't leave it looking and feeling as raw as the worst sunburn. Luckily, the…
By Lisa Fogarty

9 Sunscreens For Acne Prone Skin That Won't Cause Breakouts

Sunscreen has come a long way since the thick, pore-clogging creams of the past — and, thankfully, effective sun protection no longer comes with a side of skin irritation. The best sunscreens for acne prone skin are designed to give your skin the…
By Ariane Collins

The 7 Best Vitamin C Serums To Fade Sunspots And Acne Marks

Although sunspots and post acne marks are formed two entirely different ways, both types of hyperpigmentation are treated the same way. Gentle exfoliation and a generous dose of sunscreen are huge parts of the equation, but no brightening routine…
By Ariane Collins

The 9 Best Nail Strengthening Polishes For Weak Nail

We may love the way our manicured hands look and how certain nail polishes bring out the shine, but with the good comes the bad. Although anyone can have weak nails — and genes and nutrition play a major role — constantly coating your nails in…
By Lisa Fogarty

The 9 Best Korean BB Creams For Dry Skin

Once you're hooked on Korean BBs, it's pretty much impossible to imagine life without them — especially if your skin lacks moisture. Applying foundation to dry skin can often look cakey and make skin even drier, but the best Korean BB creams for dry…
By Lisa Fogarty

How To Give Your Hair More Volume With 7 Styling Brushes

Volumizing your hair is really no more difficult than any other styling technique, and if you're wondering how to give your hair more volume, starting with a clean scalp and staying open to changing your hair part are crucial — but so is a great…
By Lisa Fogarty

9 Sulfate Free Shampoos & Conditioners For Fine Hair

Sulfates have been taking a lot of flak from the beauty world lately, and with good reason. Using products that contain sulfates on fine or fragile hair can have damaging effects, so thinner hair textures can really benefit from sticking to the best…
By Maria Cassano

The 7 Best Hair Dyes For Natural Hair

Natural Afro-textured hair is absolutely beautiful all on its own, but there's nothing wrong with giving your locks a makeover with a new color if that's something you want to do. Before you go forward with your plans for a hair color change,…
By Summer Arlexis

Treat Acne The K-Beauty Way With These 12 Korean Products

When I was 21, I developed hormonal acne in a span of time that felt like it was almost overnight, and it really took its toll on my skin and my confidence. But, as someone who was both acne-sufferer and Korean beauty enthusiast, I learned a thing…
By Ariane Collins

The 7 Best Curling Irons For Making Waves

There's a very fine line between a curl and a wave, and at first glance, the tools all look the same. In actuality, though, the best curling irons for waves have subtle differences in their features. They cause your hair to crimp into a wave rather…
By Maria Cassano

These 13 Korean Beauty Products Will Cure Your Dry Skin Woes

Many things could be contributing to your dry skin — a weakened barrier, hormonal changes, the weather, or even dehydration have all been known to cause dryness. Korean beauty, however, has pretty much taken an oath to knock out dry skin one scaly…
By Ariane Collins

8 High SPF Korean BB Creams For Flawless Sun Protection

The growing popularity of Korean BB creams marks a fundamental change in the way we're thinking about our beauty routines: a skin-first philosophy is increasingly becoming the norm. When it comes to makeup that provides natural coverage and greater…
By Ariane Collins

9 DIY Hair Masks For Natural Curls

I could spend hours in natural hair care aisles obsessing over product descriptions and ingredients, trying to find that holy grail cream that literally does it all: moisturize, detangle, de-frizz, defines, I'm talking the works! Of course no such…
By Summer Arlexis

The 10 Best Foundations For Dark Skin

Choosing the right make up for your complexion isn't supposed to be rocket science, yet it sure feels that way sometimes. As if color matching isn't already a mega struggle, hunting down the best foundations for dark skin can be a challenge when so…
By Summer Arlexis

Does Purple Toothpaste Actually Whiten Your Teeth?

As a blonde, I am religious about de-brassing my hair on a weekly basis,with purple toning shampoo treatments, which work by depositing purple pigments on the hair shaft and thereby counteracting yellow tones. You'd assume, then, I'd be super into…
By Wendy Rose Gould

11 Vegan Beauty Vloggers To Follow ASAP

Vegan beauty products are not a new phenomenon, but lately it seems like more and more truly excellent vegan beauty brands are popping up. And luckily, there are plenty of equally excellent vegan beauty vloggers to follow who review those products —…
By James Loke Hale

This 5-Year-Old Beauty Vlogger's Unicorn Makeup Tutorial Is Adorbs

If you're a makeup lover, chances are you have a long list of beauty vloggers you watch religiously to teach you the newest techniques and trends. Well, there's a new star on the scene, and she's got plenty to teach. This five year old took on a…
By Marlen Komar