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How to Rock a Bold Lip

How to Rock a Bold Lip

If you follow runway beauty trends, you might have noticed that bold lips are back. And just in time, too—what other beauty option goes so well with mugs of hot cocoa, enchantingly chilly nights and holiday frocks?

Like any great trend, a brightly-hued lip is not one-size-fits-all. The secret to successfully incorporating it into your beauty repertoire is to find the variation that works best with your life and your style.

Back to School for Grown-Ups: Your Fresh Start

Back to School for Grown-Ups: Your Fresh Start

There a lot of things we miss about being a kid—ice cream trucks, never having heard of taxes, and daily naps chief among them. But this time of year, what we miss most is the sense of possibility that came with the yearly back-to-school rush.

3 RUNWAY-INSPIRED HAIRSTYLES FOR WHEN YOU JUST CAN’T WITH THE HEAT

3 RUNWAY-INSPIRED HAIRSTYLES FOR WHEN YOU JUST CAN’T WITH THE HEAT

There are so many things to love about August. The Arizona days are long and lazy, the sunlight is so golden, it’s practically filtered, and we seem to savor summer a bit more knowing it’s on its way out. The only problem? It’s still hot—so hot—and we just can’t.

Summer Beauty Blunders: Solved

Summer Beauty Blunders: Solved

Something about summer has us feeling our most beautiful. Maybe it’s the long days filled with Instagram filter-esque light, the freedom to apply bronzer more liberally than usual, or the fact that we’re dressing to impress rather than to survive freezing temps. That being said, summer doesn’t come without its unique array of beauty issues. Fortunately, fixes are easier than you think.

You CAN Pull It Off: Unexpected Colors for Summer

You CAN Pull It Off: Unexpected Colors for Summer

When it comes to beauty and style, some of the old rules of thumb are just that: old. The reasoning behind many forbidden looks is decidedly unclear (I’m sorry, why can’t I mix brown and black leather?)—and when it comes to makeup, just plain deceptive. We know blue eyeshadow has practically become punchline, but done correctly, it lands just right. The same goes for any number of fun shades that are perfect for summer experimentation. Read on for our tips & tricks: