19 Best Kept Hair Secrets

Boost Thin Hair With Silicone Thin, lifeless hair is a common complaint, yet few women know the best remedy. Heavy conditioners will  just leave your hair limp. A better bet is to use products with silicone, such as dimethicone or...

How to Clean Dry Skin

Always Wash Your Face Before Bed No matter how dry your skin, gentle cleansing at night is essential. Makeup, sunscreen, bacteria, dead skin cells, dirt, and oil build up on your face during the day. They can work their way into your...

Better Brows and Lashes

How to Get Perfect Brows Craving a movie star's eyebrows? The perfect brow size and shape for your face depends on your own features. If your brow were divided into thirds, the thick end should start at the base of your nose. The arch...

Building Your Perfect Skin Care Routine

Step 1: Know Your Skin Type The right routine starts with knowing what kind of skin you have. Then you'll know how to take care of it. Dry skin is flaky, scaly, or rough. Oily skin is shiny, greasy, and may have big pores. Combination skin...

10 Tips to Save 10 Minutes on Your Beauty Routine

Go for the Bronze Woke up late? Grab some bronzing powder instead of your usual multi-step makeup. Using a large brush, sweep bronzer all over your face to create a warm glow. Then dust a little extra on your cheekbones. With a small eye...

Hot Summer Makeup and Beauty Tips

All Eyes on You Come summer, the easiest way to create a fresh-faced look is with less eye makeup -- so stash the heavy eyeliner until fall. A sparkly cream shadow in a light shade (from lash line to brow bone) leaves a wash of color. Top...

Your Goof-Proof Guide to Painless Fashion

Straps That Slice Into Your Ankles You don't have to accept pain with sexy shoes! When you go shoe shopping, try them on in the afternoon, when your feet tend to swell. That causes too-tight straps to cut into your ankles. If your strappy...

Look Younger with Star Hairstyles

Sweep Off the Years Forget facelifts -- the right hairstyle can actually make you look years younger! Our favorite trick is side-swept bangs, like those worn by Cameron Diaz. They're elegant, not schoolgirly. The sweep covers your hairline...

Health and Beauty Uses for Baking Soda

Not Just for Your Kitchen You may know it as the orange box that lurks in the back of your fridge to take out bad smells. Or as a pantry staple that helps your baked goods rise. But baking soda, aka sodium bicarbonate, deserves a spot in...

Best Hairstyles for Your Hair Type

Very Curly Tresses Surprise: The best styling secret for super-curly hair is to keep styling to a minimum. Don't pile on product. All you need is a leave-in conditioner to style your strands. A dime-size amount should do. Spread it evenly...