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It’s still summer and if you haven’t yet mastered the perfect summer glow with makeup, you’ll want to know how to do it, pronto. Here, celebrity makeup artist Spencer Barnes (who counts Julianne Hough and Nina Dobrev among his long list of clients) shares this step by step and his favorite product picks to bring out your outer radiance:
Step 1 – Hydrate and prep skin: “The EMK Beverly Hills Rescue Serum is my new obsession! It hydrates, firms and helps reduce fine lines and wrinkles. Pat it into the skin with clean hands to create a smooth surface and great base for foundation.”
Step 2- Cover and Illuminate: “Hands down, my favorite product to mix with foundation for a natural
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If you haven’t been using a toner, what are you waiting for? Toner helps cleanse and refine pores, rebalances your skin’s pH, delivers specific skincare benefits and leaves your skin glowing. Toners can be spritzed on, applied to a cotton pad and smoothed over your face and neck, or gently pressed into freshly cleansed skin with your hands.
Whether you’re looking for antioxidant benefits, to boost your skin’s radiance, add moisture to a dull-looking or dry complexion, soothe or reduce redness, or a combo of any of these or other perks instead, here’s a selection of BITB-approved toners that are worth checking out:
Caudalie Beauty Elixir ($49) is the toner I’ve been using forever and wi
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August 15th is #NationalRelaxationDay and a great reminder to slow down and take some time doing things that help you to unwind. To me, the perfect relaxing day would be low key and would probably include a nice morning walk or a hike surrounded by nature, some time engrossed in a wonderful book, and a simple hours-long meal prepared by and enjoyed with family and friends. For others, it might mean some cardio, a shopping marathon and dancing into the wee hours. You might decide to reevaluate your bathing ritual and update your shower head with one that has dual heads for your scalp and body or a massaging function that delivers a spa-like experience, or maybe a nice glass of wine and some c
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Approximately 75% of women color their hair in some form and you’re probably one of them. If so, chances are you can use a little help every now and then. Maybe you’ve missed a color appointment or are trying to stretch out the time between appointments to save a little cash. Maybe you’ve got better things to do with your time than be a slave to your roots every few weeks. Maybe you spend a lot of time outdoors and are looking to prevent the color fade that takes place due to the elements, or maybe your hair loses its luster between colorings and you want your locks to look rich day in and day out.
To help keep your hair rich and vibrant 24/7 you’ll want to install a filtered shower head