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Genius Beauty Buy: Jamberry Nails Custom Nail Art Tool

Creating custom nail art just got a little easier for the shaky-handed. Earlier this month, the team at Jamberry Nails--an online nail wrap retailer--launched a "nail art studio" where you can upload any image from your computer to the site and create a personalized set of nail stickers (check out our handy-work pictured... read more

Mani Monday: Dark Spring Nail Trend

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Even though there's so much hype surrounding pale and pastel nails for spring 2013, it's hard to ignore the manis on models at Jason Wu's, Vera Wang's and Marchesa's spring runways. These deep and romantic looks are the perfect antidote for candy-color overload. Here's how to get the look tonight! Step 1: Use a... read more

10 Hottest New Nail Trends for Spring

Freshen up your look for spring with a few coats of polish and our guide on the latest nail looks for 2013. Stick it We were a bit skeptical when nail stickers started to appear on drugstore shelves but after Essie joined the club, the appliques seem to be here to stay. This... read more

9 Pieces to Transition Your Look to Spring

With daylight savings time just 10 short days away, spring is right around the corner. The only problem? Mother nature typically doesn't get the memo until the beginning of April. Thankfully, this year's spring trends are perfect for layering with winter style staples while still looking new and bold. We've rounded up spring pieces that... read more

5 Products to Fake a Perfect Complexion

When it comes to our skin, we live by the phrase, "fake it 'til you make it." But like reality television, spray tans (remember the crazy tanning mom?) and Courtney Stodden sometimes faux ends up looking, well, fake. To crack the winning combination of complexion perfectors, we spoke with celebrity makeup artist Nikki... read more

Poll: Jennifer Lawrence’s New Black Locks

After winning it big (and rocking an super-chic mani) at Sunday night's Oscars for best actress in Silver Lining's Playbook, Jennifer Lawrence is getting ready to get back to work. The actress was spotted paying a visit to a salon in Beverly Hills where she went back to black for her role as butt-kicking... read more

Mani Monday: Jennifer Lawrence’s Oscar Night Nails

Jaws dropped all around the country as Jennifer Lawrence and her Dior dress stepped onto the Oscar red-carpet last night (and again when when she fell on her way to accept the best actress award). Like many Oscar attendees, such as Jennifer Hudson and Kerry Washington, Lawrence skipped the nail art in favor of... read more

Oscar Winners’ Best and Worst Hair of All Time

There are some Oscar acceptance speeches, like Halle Berry’s in 2002, that make us feel warm and fuzzy on the inside. Her heart-warming words, tear filled eyes and, well, her fantastic pixie cut made us believe in Hollywood glamour again. Then there are the other winners, whose speeches might as well have been in Mandrin because we couldn’t focus on anything except their awkward ‘dos. So, in hopes of perfectly coiffed red-carpet hair at this Sunday’s festivities, we’ve put together the best and worst Oscar winning manes of all time. Hopefully, the Academy Award noms learn a thing or two before they step onto the podium.

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The Worst

So maybe a glam updo, makeup (or even mascara) aren't really Tilda Swinton's style, but we think a side part and some bobby pins could have done a lot for her look.

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Lookbook: Banana Republic and Mad Men’s Latest Collaboration

It seems like we just broke the news of Banana Republic's third collaboration with Mad Men costume designer Janie Bryant, but next week the long-awaited collab hits Banana Republic stores and online. The pieces in the office-friendly collection--inspired by Megan Draper's mod 60s style--range from $30 to $375.  And even though the... read more

Instant Expert: Backstage Tips, Tricks and Trends From NYFW

Although the catwalks in Lincoln Center are finally cleared out, we still have tons of expert beauty tips to help you stay gorgeous and on trend until the next fashion week rolls around. Last week, we caught up with dozens of backstage hairstylists and makeup artists who gave us the scoop on 2013's hottest... read more
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