This article will help you determine what kind of skin you have—based on its characteristics—and how you might best care for it.
Whether off the rack or made to measure, you need a suit that's well-fitting, enhances your appearance, and is appropriate for the occasion. Here is all you need to know before buying a suit.
Add volume with the right products, styling techniques, color, and cut while keeping your hair in great condition. Here are 30 tips and tricks for volumizing fine and flat hair effectively, without damage.
A rundown of must-have tools and accessories essential for perfect makeup application, including information on how to use and clean them.
Find out which makeup brushes you need and don't need, the difference between good and poor quality brushes, and why good quality is important.
Whether thick and coarse or fine and delicate, find out how to care for mature hair and how to make it look good regardless of age.
If you're looking for alternative beauty and personal hygiene products, take a look in your kitchen cupboard. Here are the ten most effective cosmetic uses for baking soda.
No matter what your hair type, find out what keeps it healthy and how to make it look good. Many of these tips are common sense, but some may surprise you.
How to properly perform a manicure at home for the same professional-looking results you’d expect from a salon, but for a fraction of the cost!
How to properly perform a pedicure at home for the same luxurious "walking on air" effect you'd expect from a salon, but for a fraction of the cost!
Learn how to properly trim and shape your mustache to keep it looking groomed and stylish. Find out, too, how to get the perfect chevron, horseshoe, or waxed handlebar.
No matter how many different events fill your day, you don't need to completely redo your makeup to suit each one. Here's a guide on how to adjust your makeup throughout the day and into the night to suit any occasion.
Men may not pay attention to their hands, or their fingernails in particular, but it is important and easy to keep them well-groomed and manicured.
How to use hair loss concealers (like DermMatch and Couvre) and hair building fibers (like Toppik and HSR) to make thinning hair look fuller and more abundant.
Forties screen siren Rita Hayworth still inspires women today with her outstanding poise and style. How to get the sultry look of the Love Goddess—vintage Hollywood glamour at its best!
In February, 1966, Britain's Daily Express described Twiggy as "the cockney kid to launch a thousand shapes". How to get the look that came out of London & spread across the globe in the swinging 60s.
Skin care on a budget doesn't mean lower quality and fewer choices. There are more options than you can imagine, and you'll probably end up with a complexion better than you ever dreamed possible.
Although makeup is perishable, cosmetic manufacturers are not legally obliged to display expiration dates on product packaging. Here’s a guide to how long you can expect makeup to last.
Partying from dusk till dawn can make you look and feel like a haggard wreck the next day, especially if you've had one too many. But with the right makeup, you can look great even with a hangover.
Nothing looks cooler than stretched earlobes, but you have to stretch them properly, or it can result in an ugly disaster. This article shows you how to stretch your ears safely.
A step-by-step guide to properly shaving your head for the first time, plus tips on caring for a shaved head so that it's always beautifully smooth.
No matter how old you are, a full face of makeup can still enhance your looks. It’s just a question of knowing which products you need and how to apply them.
All you need to know about dyeing facial hair, whether a mustache, sideburns, or a full beard, no matter how gray you are or how hard to manage the problem seems.
I've included recipes for perfume oil, eau de toilette, cologne, and aftershave. These eight fragrances are composed of therapeutic-grade essential oils and other ingredients you can trust.
It's very difficult to bleach naturally dark or black hair to a true shade of blonde, even for a hairdresser. But if you've set your mind on doing it at home, you need to do it properly and safely.
From taking care of your skin to making sure you're giving off a good scent, this article will provide all you need to know about getting a girl to like you.
There are many reasons why a man might not smell good, like bad breath, sweaty feet, the wrong cologne, a smelly workplace, or B.O., but it's easy to banish bad body smells. Find out how.
Simply dyeing your hair isn’t the only way to cover gray, and it’s not always the best, especially not if you want natural-looking results.
Learn how to apply lipstick like a pro in five easy steps, plus all the tricks you'd expect a pro to know: how to make lips look fuller, how to turn a wrong color into a right color, how to make lipstick stay on longer and more!
A few pointers to help you determine which of the many available surgical and nonsurgical cosmetic procedures will best serve your particular needs.
Acne is always distressing, but that’s not the only reason you should do your best to keep it under control. The scars it leaves last forever, and that's even more distressing.
Natural homemade acne treatments to replace or complement conventional treatments. Some are simple to make, others require a little more effort, but they all work.
Ten tips to help you wind down and relax after a hard day at the office with zero effort and huge effect.
The best way to look good is to feel good, and the only way to feel good is by being in a good mood. Get into a good mood no matter what the weather, or whether you're at work or play— keep smiling!
Find out how to reduce the appearance of broken capillaries (aka blocked blood vessels) with special creams and makeup, and learn how massage could get rid of them completely.
The more severe dry skin becomes, the more ineffectual regular skin care products seem. That's when you should consider homemade remedies—they often succeed where store-bought products fail.
Are you fully aware of the risks and dangers of permanent makeup? Before getting it done, here are a few things you should know in order to weigh up the pros and cons.
There’s more to choosing fragrance than just spraying it on your wrist and deciding whether or not you like it. It takes thought, preparation and time to know if it's really right for you.
Laundering clothes is easy, but results can be disastrous if you don’t know how to do it properly. Ten tips to help beginners wash clothes without ruining them.
Whether you’re experiencing change of season fatigue or just general lethargy and malaise, you’re probably in need of a detox treatment. How to detoxify your body with plants, and which work best.
If you've hit a weight loss plateau, it probably has nothing to do with calories, nor the food you're dieting on. Why you are not losing weight and other weight loss mysteries explored.
How to properly apply face powder with a brush, a powder puff, a cotton pad, or even a moistened sponge for a flawless, dewy complexion.
A guide on how to apply foundation with your fingers, a sponge, or a brush. Find out how to choose the right color and product for a flawless complexion, no matter what your skin type.
A guide to shaping, defining, filling in, taming, coloring, and maintaining eyebrows at home. And if for whatever reason you don’t have brows, find out how to draw them on and get superbly natural-looking results.
Get longer, thicker, healthier-looking lashes with or without make-up. Learn all about conditioning, tinting and curling, as well as the many various ways of applying mascara and false lashes.
How to apply eye shadow and choose products that work with your skin type, coloring and eye shape.
If you're ready to experiment with eyeliner, here's a quick tutorial to get you started. How to apply eyeliner and create stunning effects, no matter what your eye shape or size.
No matter what your eye type and color, you can wear any eye makeup look you desire, whether smoky for the nighttime, or something more discreet for the daytime. Just follow these basic rules.
Which hair removal method will work best for you depends on how much pain you can endure, how long you want to remain hair-free, and where the hair is. Eight methods explored, from shaving to IPL.
With just one product you can accentuate facial contours, set corrective highlights, and erase spots, discolorations, and under-eye circles. Ah, concealer—no woman is perfect without it!
Find out how to apply blush according to your face shape, how to decide between cream and powder blush, and which colors and tools you need for flawless results.
Basic facial skin care for men and women to prevent and repair dryness, redness and itching during the cold winter months.
Don’t wait until you’ve reached a ‘certain age’. Here’s a guide on how skin ages from 20 to 70+, and how to keep it healthy throughout.
Whether you're on a budget or just want to be more organized, wardrobe basics make quality affordable and keep everything streamlined. All you need to know about wearing and shopping for wardrobe basics.
An easy and economical way to organize your wardrobe according to color, occasion and season so that you're never at a loss for something to wear and always look a million dollars.