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From beauty hacks to product tips, we’re here to help you figure out make-up essentials and how to look your best–no expensive products required.

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    13 Things Your Hairstyle Could Reveal About Your Personality

    First impressions are important. Here are some clues your hairstyle could provide.


    The Correct (and Totally Simple) Way to Wash Delicate Clothing

    Don’t let a hand wash only care label scare you away from a piece of clothing. Follow these steps to...


    9 Clever Ways to Make Your Go-to Beauty Supplies Last Longer

    Get the most use out of your lipsticks, polishes, perfumes, and more.


    The Best Way to Care For and Clean Your Bathing Suits

    The most delicate item in your wardrobe also tends to collect the most residue. Here’s how to care for your...


    20 Things Shoe Salespeople Are Secretly Thinking About You

    Ever wonder what the person who helps you get 300 different pairs of shoes is thinking when in the backroom?...


    6 Men’s Toiletries Women Should Steal (and 1 They Definitely Shouldn’t)

    The packaging might be different, but what’s inside many men’s and women’s products is almost identical. But—bonus!—men’s toiletries tend to...


    12 Makeup Mistakes That Make You Look Sloppy

    Avoid these common makeup moves for a more polished look.


    8 Secrets Aestheticians Won’t Tell You for Free

    Lucky for your skin, they’re revealing them now.

    10 Mind-Blowing Hacks for 10 Beauty Products You Use All the Time

    Get double duty from the beauty products you already own.


    7 Foolproof Tricks for Wearing White This Summer

    How to find the perfect white tee, fix a stain on the go, and brighten dingy clothes.


    Summer Makeup Tricks: 9 Ways to Make Your Makeup Last in the Heat

    Don’t let your makeup melt away while you’re soaking up the summer sun.


    Make Your Home Look Expensive: 9 Simple Upgrades That Add Value

    How to choose sophisticated-looking accessories and highlight the features that give your home value.


    18 Brilliant Ways to Use Bobby Pins You Never Thought Of

    Use bobby pins to clasp a bracelet, iron pleats, fix flip flops, and more.


    8 Quick Beauty Tricks for Radiant Summer Skin

    Why you need to exfoliate less and go makeup-less more.


    7 Simple Ways to Care for Your Summer Wardrobe

    How to stop your sunglasses from stretching, fold your favorite airy sweater, and keep your whites as white as possible.


    Common Wardrobe Malfunctions: 19 Brilliant Tricks to Fix Them

    How a paper clip can attach a button and an eraser can fix your suede bag.

    8 Surprising Clothing Fixes You Didn’t Realize a Tailor Can Make

    Think beyond a pants hem. Your tailor can also replace the collar on a favorite button-down or raise the neckline...



    Makeup Tricks That Make You Look Thinner

    Freelance makeup artist and 'Reader's Digest' photo editor Emma Kapotes demonstrates makeup tricks that slim your face in 9 simple...


    17 Uses For Alcohol (Besides Drinking It)

    'To alcohol, the cause of and solution to all life's problems,' opined that great opiner, Homer Simpson. To prove Homer's...


    11 Genius Tricks to Make Your Shoes Last Longer

    How to keep your shoes looking as great as the day you bought them.

    10 Tricks to Make Yourself Look Better in Photos

    Selfies! Profile pics! Here's how to make sure you put your best face forward. Hint: Stop saying 'cheese.'


    10 Unexpected Ways Your Clothes Can Change Your Mood

    Ponder this before you select your next office outfit or workout duds.


    9 Subtle Things Your Nail Polish Color Reveals About You

    Here's why neon feels youthful and a clear shellack means you've got business to attend to.


    11 Common Bra Mistakes You Make, and How to Fix Them

    It's not just about wearing the wrong size (though that sure is common). Here, surprising tips on proper bra washing,...


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    8 Tricks to Spot a Well-Made Piece of Clothing

    Don't let expensive shops fool you. To find well-made pieces of clothing, look for these hidden signs of quality.


    7 Ways to Have Gorgeous Hair Without Expensive Products

    We all know that to keep your hair looking good, you have to spend a little time on it. The...