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How A 14-Karat Gold Razor Changed My Legs (And My Life)

While some like to scoff at the idea of literal life-changers, we firmly believe that the world is filled with things and experiences that can permanently alter the course of your life. Whether it’s a television show, book, underground cultural phenomenon, beauty product, or meme, there’s plenty of power in even the most innocuous of things…

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5 Fall Beauty Looks About To Be Everywhere

We like to think of every new season as a fresh start—a time to reinvent our look. What better way to do this than to take a new beauty trend and make it your own? With fall right around the corner, look no further than the fall/winter ‘16 runways for your inspiration…


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Fresh’s Latest Mask Is Going To Be Your New Jam (Literally)

If you’re not already a die-hard fan of Fresh’s innovative skin-care products, you will be once you try out their latest release, arriving just in time for the brand's 25th anniversary: the Vitamin Nectar Vibrancy Boosting Face Mask. Made with a concentrated citrus blend and a potent vitamin fruit complex, this mask gently exfoliates your face’s delicate skin to give you possibly the most amazing glow a beauty product has ever been able to deliver…

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Ew! Beauty: Swamp Ass

Let’s face it: Along with summer’s heat, humidity, and other sweat-inducing qualities comes a ton of gross beauty problems. From dry, cracked feet to ingrown hairs and chafing, there’s a lot that can hold you back from living the confident poolside life you’re destined to lead…


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Our Favorite Beauty Looks From The VMAs

Last night’s MTV Video Music Awards were definitely filled with some spectacular performances, note-worthy moments, and some out-of-this-world fashion. However, while we were obsessing over some of the outfits we saw strutting down the red carpet, we also spotted some of the coolest makeup looks that are certainly worth making note of…

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22 Coolest Beauty Products We Found At The Indie Beauty Expo

When it comes to some of our favorite products at NYLON, they are often from under-the-radar brands that have either come recommended to us or have just one day magically landed on our desks. But with a beauty market currently oversaturated with the Etsys of the world, it gets increasingly harder to sort out the good from the not-so-great when it comes to smaller brands…


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Should You Sheet Mask Your Vagina?

Sometimes it feels like you can't scroll through Instagram without stumbling across at least one person you know looking like a B-movie serial killer thanks to the now-ubiquitous beauty trend known as the sheet mask. These self-care beauty-boosters are one of the easiest ways to not only freak out your friends while they scan social media but also to keep your skin soft and supple, not to mention filled with a genuine glow…



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Ew! Beauty: Bacne

Let’s face it: Along with summer’s heat, humidity, and other sweat-inducing qualities comes a ton of gross beauty problems. From dry, cracked feet to ingrown hairs and chafing, there’s a lot that can hold you back from living the confident poolside life you’re destined to lead…


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7 Fall 2016 Hair Trends We Can't Wait To Try

Okay, so it still may technically be summer for another month, but fall is just around the corner—and with the boiling sauna that has been New York City the past few weeks, we really can’t begin to tell you how excited we are. With that said, on top of things cooling off and brisk fall breezes beginning to roll in any day now, we’re anxiously awaiting trying out all of the hair trends we spotted on February’s Fall 2016 runways…

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Haircare Favorite Oribe Branches Out Into Makeup And Skin Care

The following feature appears in the August 2016 issue of NYLON. Everyone’s favorite hair care brand, Oribe, which became famous in the beauty world thanks to staples like its Dry Texturizing Spray, Après Beach Waves Spray, and Signature Royal Blowout Heat Styling Spray, is now expanding its expertise into cosmetics, skin care, and body care categories…



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Too Cool For School Is Here To Tuck You Into Bed

Blame it on exhaustion or laziness, but we’ve all been guilty of falling asleep with our makeup on from time to time—maybe more than we’d like to admit. Thankfully, the quirky beauty brand Too Cool For School (which is quickly becoming a cult favorite of ours) has just come out with a new line of cleansers to help us stop this bad habit for good…

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Ew! Beauty: Smelly Armpits

Let’s face it: Along with summer’s heat, humidity, and other sweat-inducing qualities comes a ton of gross beauty problems. From dry, cracked feet to ingrown hairs and chafing, there’s a lot that can hold you back from living the confident poolside life you’re destined to lead…