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Caffeine in beauty products: 10 DIYs and must-buys that you should add to your s... Caffeine in beauty products: 10 DIYs and must-buys that you should add to your skincare routine

Your caffeine addiction just got even more delicious. Along with the incessant urge to sip gallons of morning glory, we’ve discovered bigger and more beautiful things that a cup of joe can do. We’re here to advise upping your love for coffee by, well, slathering it on your skin. Turns out, caffeine in beauty products… Read more »

Beauty Hacks: From Sharpies as eyeliner to toothpaste as pimple cream, are these... Beauty Hacks: From Sharpies as eyeliner to toothpaste as pimple cream, are these shortcuts actually unsafe?

A photo posted by Taylor Swift (@taylorswift) on May 5, 2014 at 3:53pm PDT Who doesn’t love a good beauty hack? When it works, you feel like you’re beating the system and breaking a few rules. Beauty hacks are about working with what you’ve got when you’ve run out of your must-haves. Whether you’re looking… Read more »

Would you sit in a tub of milk in the name of beauty? See the DIY treatments act... Would you sit in a tub of milk in the name of beauty? See the DIY treatments actually worth trying

Here we go, getting into the kitchen-beautician routine again, with another trio of beauty DIYs. Or, as some of them turn out: beauty D-I-Whys?! This time, three one-hit wonders. 1. Milk Bath Ingredients: 1 to 2 Cups of milk Ah, the milk bath. I fell prey to the romanticism of this one. Since the beginning of… Read more »

We tested out the DIY face masks of our dreams (spoiler: there’s chocolate... We tested out the DIY face masks of our dreams (spoiler: there’s chocolate and red wine involved)

Putting food on our faces isn’t entirely new. Nearly every beauty product now boasts about some natural ‘miracle’ ingredient. But can putting the raw ingredients directly onto skin have the same effect, or at the least a positive one? I investigated by trying three at-home DIYs using pantry and grocery store ingredients. 1. Potato Mask… Read more »

An easy chain-embellished glove DIY inspired by Versace’s “Vunk” collection An easy chain-embellished glove DIY inspired by Versace’s “Vunk” collection

See the glove DIY » See the punk trend guide » From a Met Costume Institute exhibit earlier this year to FASHION’s current cover girl, it’s clear that punk is trending. All year round, designers like Saint Laurent, Rodarte, Jean Paul Gaultier and Junya Watanabe embraced rebellion with biker jackets and grungy accoutrements. Donatella Versace… Read more »

Want to show off your nail art skills? Have we got a contest for you! Want to show off your nail art skills? Have we got a contest for you!

Nail art enthusiasts, it’s time to show us what you’ve got! Our sister publication, Glow Magazine, and Shoppers Drug Mart have teamed up to create the ultimate summer nail art contest. To enter, all you have to do is try your hand at one of the four nail art designs currently featured on the Shoppers… Read more »

DIY Gifts: 3 quick and easy accessory ideas all under $10! DIY Gifts: 3 quick and easy accessory ideas all under $10!

By Nicole Seymour It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, and instead of braving the malls alongside last minute shoppers, we’ve got 3 quick, easy and super cheap (they’re all under $10!) DIY gifts that would make ideal stocking stuffers, thank yous or even add-ons for your most stylish friends. For the statement-maker, a… Read more »