Beautifully Flawed


College student and musician Juliana Lyons hopes to shine a spotlight on the toll negative body image messages take on girls and young women. This...

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    Coming Up Roses! The Best Rose Based Beauty Products

    Experience absolute bliss with the help of the most gorgeous blooms in the world! Did you know that using the rose—in the form of rose water,... Read more

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    Miracle in a Jar

    I believe petroleum jelly or Vaseline should be called by its rightful name, which is “Miracle in a Jar.” The miracles of petroleum jelly were... Read more

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    Bonding Through Scent on Valentine’s Day

    No, we are not about to delve into the mating habits of wolves, as the title might suggest. The way we smell is a powerful... Read more

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    10 Best Beauty Products for Flying

    Jet-setting across the world not only increases your carbon footprint, but it definitely wrecks havoc to your skin too, leaving you looking and feeling less... Read more

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    Why I Stopped Using Coconut Oil on My Face

    Coconut oil hit the scene like a tropical storm with people snapping it up for use in smoothies and skincare alike. But not so fast!... Read more

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    Going Green With 17 Organic Beauty Brands

    Let’s face it–most organic beauty products we read about in English language magazines are from America or the UK. Whether it’s Josie Maran, Green People... Read more

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    Not Everyone Is Beautiful

    You probably aren’t beautiful. It’s statistical, not personal. Most of us are average, a few of us are ugly, and a tiny number of us... Read more

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    See 100 Years of Black Beauty Trends in Less Than One Minute

    Beauty trends are colorblind, except when it comes to hair. Cut Video, released: “100 Years of Beauty: Marshay,” which features an African American woman. YouTube... Read more

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    DIY: Herbal Chapped Lip Balm

    We keep our lips pretty busy on a daily basis: eating, sipping, talking, smooching…it’s good stuff! So much so, in fact, that we can find... Read more

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    Serums: Healthy Elixirs or Snake Oils?

    They promise no less than youth-in-a-bottle, nature’s own concentrated bounty delivered to your face, blasting away everything from sun spots to wrinkles. It all comes... Read more

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    8 of the Best Natural Hair Dyes

    Women have always coveted long, luxurious locks, as it’s the ultimate signature of feminine youth and beauty.  We use hair colour to better match our personal... Read more

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    Best Beauty Products of 2014

    Although many innovative beauty products do come across the Eluxe office desk, the majority of our brilliant beauty finds are actually lurking in our personal... Read more

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    Your Hair

    Her hair is arguably a woman’s most important attribute. It’s usually the first thing you notice no matter how beautifully or shabilly she’s dressed. Unfortunately,... Read more

  • This product image provided by Giorgio Armani shows Rouge Ecstasy lipstick in a classic red. Shades of red no longer have to evoke sexpot, and they don't have to be drying to stay in place. They can be had in balms, glosses, creamy mattes or a combination of care and color. (AP Photo/Giorgio Armani, Bernard Jaspar)

    How to Get Party-Ready Red Lips

    NEW YORK—Color bleed be damned. There’s a red lipstick for everybody nowadays. You know how celebrity beauty guru Ted Gibson found that out? “My mother... Read more

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    How to Wear Makeup With Glasses

    If you are wearing glasses, one of the most common questions you have to deal with is how to do your makeup. That’s why Isabel, a pro... Read more

  • The geisha-inspired company Tatcha offers a touch of gold with its Camellia Nourishing Lip Balm. There’s a hand-laid, 24-karat gold leaf that sits across each $36 jar. The idea is to drag a finger across the balm and the leaf, which crushes on contact and offers an added shimmer. (AP Photo/Tatcha)

    Pucker Up: Lip Balms, Treatments Having a Moment

    NEW YORK—Artisanal or oozing with luxury, lip balms are having a moment. Joining cutesy offerings intended for kids and go-to standards around for years are... Read more