This Beauty Vlogger Had the Best Response When a Teen Said She Wished She Looked Like Her

A beauty vlogger’s totally honest response to a fan’s compliment is the coolest thing on the internet this week. On Friday, Gina Shkeda Instagrammed a photo of herself lounging in

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Are Keratin Treatments Really Formaldehyde-Free?

In 2011, the GH Institute found high levels of formaldehyde in several brands of salon hair-smoothing formulas that claimed to be free of the carcinogen (it can also irritate the

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The Vintage Beauty Formula for More Beautiful Hands

Finding time to fit in a manicure (let alone time take off the polish from your last one) can seem like an impossible task. But if our very own February

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Are Makeup Wipes Really Bad for Your Face?

Blame it on clocking in 12 hours at the office or the fact that you’re just exhausted, but sometimes taking off your makeup before your face hits that pillow is a

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The History of Women and Their Eyelashes

On the heels of a relatively groundbreaking study that found that 1) Eyelashes are always about one-third as long as the eye is wide and 2) This is the ideal length for

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6 Embarrassing Skin Problems #151; And How to Fix Them!

1. Butt bumpsThey might be pimple-esque, but they’re not acne — they’re irritated hair follicles, usually caused by friction from tight-fitting clothes. Bacteria can also be a factor, and a

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The Vintage Beauty Secrets Hiding Right Under Your Chin

When it comes to keeping things looking young, necks don’t get the attention they deserve. It loses elasticity faster than other parts and, as our February 1952 issue warned us,

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10 Secrets to Growing Long, Healthy Hair

1. Remember that it can’t grow overnight.Unless your scalp unleashes new strands like a Chia Pet, gaining new length is going to take time. “Hair typically only grows about a quarter

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21 Portraits of Beauty Around the World

“Beauty is diversity,” says photographer Mihaela Noroc, “and I travel the world to discover it.” After quitting her job in Romania two years ago, Noroc decided to begin a photo project while

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8 Braids Every Woman Should Try

You already know how to create a three-strand braid, but if you’ve ever seen a more complicated braid and wondered, ’How do I do that?’, keep reading. From a dutch braid to

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