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Summer’s Best Beauty Products

Herbal Essences Shampoo and Conditioner

Want to get the scoop on the best beauty products for this year voted by real woman like you? Read on and choose between the drugstore or department store option. The Best Shampoo From Drugstores: Herbal Essences Hello Hydration Shampoo ($3) Adds great shine to hear and make you the girl with the amazing smelling hair! From Department/Specialty Stores: Redken All Soft Shampoo ($15; redken.com for salons) The perfect shampoo for coarse textures, it infuses moisture when hair feels dry. [...]

Beauty Gift Guide For Her – Under $35

Find the perfect present for mom, sister, daughter, cousin, friends, anyone and save some cash. Don’t splurge, buy smart and make your favorite girls happy! Ready, set, shop! For the lip glaze lover, surprise her with this fabulous Stila Lip Glaze Set, for the great value of $25 [sephora.com], it is packed with the best selling shades, as well as the limited holiday edition shades. Top selling shades: Kitten, Guava, Grapefruit, and Apricot New limited edition shades: Seashell, Blush, Majesty, [...]

Summer’s $25 and Under Beauty Guide

Affordable hairs, makeup, help out items for this hot summer. Get ready to save some money! $25 and Under Skin Miracle The ultra-lightweight moisturizer, Olay Regenerist Micro Sculpting Serum is a distillation from the original formula that won’t make you break out or leave you too shiny, the key ingredients, peptides and vitamins, are incredibly potent, it firms brighten and smooth lines under makeup or sunscreen. Olay Regenerist Micro Sculpting Serum, $25, drugstores Cleansing Bars The most gorgeous, super moisturizing [...]

Overachieving Eye Creams

These cutting-edge, science-driven substances are serious multitasking products: They eradicate wrinkles, puffiness, dark circles, and dehydration – and they feel wildly smooth and luxe as you pat them on. Tightening Chanel Precision Ultra Correcting Total Eye Lift [$100, chanel.com] This soufflé-ish mousse repairs and firms all around the eye. Plus, pearlized powders disguise fine lines the moment you apply it. Hydrating Bulgari Regard Merveilleux Nutritive Firming Eye Contour Cream [$150, neimanmarcus.com] A complex of vitamins and plant oils in a [...]

My Maintenance: A top nutritionist’s (eco) beauty essentials

A three year odyssey backpacking around the world (the trip included several shamans, not to mention seven months of living out of her car in Africa) gave New York/L.A. – based nutritionist and yoga instructor Kimberly Snyder a fresh perspective on health and beauty. “These women would look so amazing – and everything they used was natural, and it changed my philosophy”. Here, Snyder’s personal all-natural must haves: Hair Smoother: SHAMPOO – “My all time favorite, 100 percent plant based [...]