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As the days get longer and the temperature rises, what items do you need to have in your closet to stay in style all summer long?
When you've got the mother of all spotlights shining down on you, making some adjustments for outdoor lighting, ultraviolet rays and the accompanying heat is just good sense. These essentials will help you have fun in the sun.
Summer calls for sandals! But how do you choose the right ones to flatter your feet and figure? And, are they always appropriate for every occasion?
Fake tans that are dreadfully obvious are never a good look. Put your tanning stress to rest with these simple tanning tips.
Natural mineral makeup is a growing trend in the world of natural beauty products. Learn what fans and skeptics have to say.
Fashion transference is experienced by busy moms with little time to focus on their own clothing. Find out if you are suffering from fashion transference.
Cothing rental can let you dress like a celebrity on a average-Jane dime. Learn all about clothing rental.
Sustainable fashion isn't something you have to buy -- you can create it yourself. Learn about sustainable fashion and how to wear a dress for a year.
Unless you look like a supermodel, you probably don't enjoy slipping into a bathing suit. But don't worry. There's a suit out there that will accentuate your best features!
It's time to skim the racks for some new summer fashions. Which looks should you pull and which should you pass over?
These 10 office wardrobe crimes will help you avoid office wardrobe don'ts. Find out if you've committed any of these fashion mistakes.
Dr. Mehmet Oz, co-author of books like "YOU: The Owner's Manual" and "YOU: Staying Young," has turned his focus to beauty in the book "YOU: Being Beautiful." What does it take to be beautiful?
If you never cut your hair, would you end up looking like Cousin It from the Adams Family? It's possible, but unlikely. So what would happen if you never visited the barber or beauty shop again?
Today we worry about animal testing and lead in our lipstick. But our forebears took much bigger risks to look good -- check out some of the strange ingredients you'd find in cosmetic formulas in years past.
Some hairstyles never go out of style, while others are better left behind. From the finger wave to the mohawk, check out these 21 unforgettable hairstyles.
These eye makeup tips will make passersby do a double take. Get the secret to flawless eyes with these eye makeup tips.
See these hair tips to learn all about choosing a stylist, using extensions and styling your hair for a night out. Improve your beauty with these hair tips.
Fall fashion trends usually involve classic, bold colors. Find out which trends are coming back into the spotlight this Fall season.
Women's cosmetics can create subtle or drastic changes. Read this article for cosmetic tips and expert opinions about women's addiction to cosmetics.
Travel beauty products help you maintain a fresh face while you're traveling. Learn what to pack with these beauty product recommendations.
Get the long and short of a great relationship with your hair stylist. Find and build a good stylist-to-client relationship with these tips from HowStuffWorks.
Fashion makeovers are not just for TV. Create a brand-new you with these quick and simple makeover tips.
Thrift store shopping is a growing trend for fashion bargain shoppers. Learn the science behind thrift store shopping with these money-saving tips.
Full-figured fashion is gaining some much-needed attention. Learn how fashion barriers are breaking for plus-size women with an appetite for fashion.
Waxed up and ready to go? Austria hosted this year's global beard competition, and beardsmen showed up in droves with follicle feats of architecture and style.