Since cell phones might as well be glued to our hands, think of your case as a permanent accessory. While it’s easy to swap out your rings or bracelets, a smartphone case is something you need to pair with every outfit — like a classic pair of black stilettos or your go-to ballet flats. You want it to be chic and streamlined, but also original. And if you’re the beauty-obsessed type like I am, you’ll love these sleek cases that feature a pretty lipstick or a classic mirror.
We all have our go-to summer essentials: sunscreens, self-tanner and lip balm. But sometimes a girl’s gotta throw necessities to the wind (still keep that SPF though), and splurge on a few beauty indulgences. These products will give you a little something extra this summer, from a revolutionary de-frizzing hair serum to coconut water face wipes. Find out which new tropics-and-sunshine-inspired products made our must-have shopping list.
Step away from the lash glue, your natural lashes are about to get a whole lot better. Mascaras are constantly one-upping each other, and we’ll be the first to admit that it’s hard to keep track, especially when new ones are hitting the shelves all the time. To help you get the cream of the crop for 2013, we’ve done the homework and found this year’s best. If you’re adding to your collection of mascaras or just on the hunt for a new favorite, you need to check out this roundup of 2013’s best new mascaras.
Dry shampoos are without a doubt a life-changing hair care product. They not only majorly cut down the time of your styling routine, but they also have the power to revive even the greasiest hair, making it look just-washed in minutes. However, not all dry shampoos are created equal. While some will simplify your life by adding volume and a pretty scent in one spray, others will only weigh down your hair and add to the grease you were trying to get rid of in the first place. Before you hit the beauty aisle, check out this roundup of the best and worst dry shampoos so you make the right choice!
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Waterproof, lengthening, volumizing, separating, defining … the sheer number of mascara categories on the market can be seriously overwhelming. You may know what you want your mascara to do for your lashes, but factor in the hundreds of different brands and varying brush types and you’re back at square one. Instead of shelling out big bucks for a tube of mascara that may end up giving you spider eyes, check out theses top-rated drugstore mascaras that Total Beauty readers have given their stamp of approval.
The end of the year presents us with endless opportunities to finally try out the more glamorous and glitzy hair and makeup looks we’ve been obsessing over all year. That’s why we’ve rounded up our favorite celeb beauty looks from 2012. And as a gift to you, we’ve also included quick how-tos as well as the products you’ll need to easily recreate each look. Whether you’re attending your office holiday party or finishing up your shopping, get ready to do it in style!
From Elizabeth Taylor to Justin Bieber, stars everywhere have dipped into the multi-million dollar perfume business. But do any of these scents actually smell good? Our readers did the nose-work for you. See the fragrances that’ll wow you — and the ones that should never be spritzed.
A good hair treatment doesn’t just repair, it also helps prevent further damage from heat tools, dyes, and other harsh irritants. All while adding moisture, taming frizz, and protecting your color. See the 21 treatments our readers swear will work miracles.
For a true beauty junkie, November is an exciting time. After all, it’s when the best Holiday beauty collections launch. And though your post-Thanksgiving shopping sprees should be restricted to gift-buying only, these six products are so good, you’ll want to buy two (one for you and one for your friend).