Charlotte Tilbury Pillow Talk (Medium) Hollywood Beauty Light Wand Review & Swatches

Pillow Talk (Medium) Charlotte Tilbury Pillow Talk (Medium) Hollywood Beauty Light Wand ($38.00 for 0.4 oz.) is a medium copper with moderate, warm undertones and a fine, pearlescent sheen that still had a bit of shine and dewiness to it (despite drying down). The texture was lightweight, fluid, and like a very thin gel as it spread easily on my skin, including over foundation (it didn’t lift up my base). It had semi-sheer covera...
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UOMA Beauty Carnival Black Magic Color Palette Review & Swatches

Carnival UOMA Beauty Carnival Black Magic Color Palette ($44.00 for 0.35 oz.) is a new, limited edition 10-shade palette that included five shimmery shades and five matte shades. The shimmers were a little more prone to fallout, but they were easy enough to work with, especially if you’re someone who doesn’t mind using a dampened brush with your shimmers–they look fantastic applied that way. The mattes performed better than I ant...
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Spring-Cleaning Beauty Edition: How to Maintain Your Brushes, Styling Tools, Tweezers, and More

While you're going through old clothes and tidying up for Spring cleaning, your makeup and skincare essentials deserve some much-needed maintenance, too. Washing your makeup brushes every few weeks is a start, but there's more to it than that. Spring cleaning your beauty products involves everything from removing stray hairs from brushes to wiping down razors and tweezers and cleaning off product buildup to keep items bacteria-free. Completing these tasks not only helps keep your skin germ-free ...
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Virus vs Culture

Some people may be surprised to learn that most viruses don’t have much respect for the following: Optimism, blind or otherwiseFearlessnessMathematical illiteracyFeelingsOpinionsConspiraciesSpring breakJobsEconomicsLyingDenialIgnoranceIrrationalityInsultsPoliticsExcusesIncompetenceToilet paper abundance Relative to human beings, who may be compassionate and understanding about some of the above, the behavior of viruses could be considered by some to be borderline rude. For example, the ...
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Recently, we were informed about the launch of new niche perfume brand True Brit London. The brand was founded by Kate Cavan who collaborated with Francois Robert, a well known 4th Generation perfumer, to transmit a full spectrum of herbs and flowers, assisted by perfumers Mireille Picard, Elodie Durande, Tristan Badard and Nathalie Rouquet. The perfumes are created to evoke 'royal luxury' and em... Read full article: New Niche Brand: TRUE BRIT LONDON from Fragrantica Perfumes and Colognes Mag...
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How To Scuba Dive Safely This Summer

Scuba diving is among the fastest-growing sports around the world, and many people love it for the fun and thrill. More and more people are going into scuba diving every year either for recreation, sports, learning, and lots more.  It is important to be focused on safe diving principles and be a licensed scuba diver. Scuba diving gives people the opportunity to explore the underwater for a limited period of time. It’s fascinating, especially when you scuba dive in one of the world’s best s...
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Best online sales after coronavirus store closures: Kate Spade, Nordstrom and more

As the coronavirus pandemic rages on, and social distancing has most of us housebound, an afternoon at the mall feels like a distant dream. But there’s a silver lining for shoppers: There are some really sweet deals online right now. From homewares to clothing, we rounded up the best cyber sales to shop while self-isolating....
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Best online sales after coronavirus store closures: Nordstrom, Macy’s and more

As the coronavirus pandemic rages on, and social distancing has most of us housebound, an afternoon at the mall feels like a distant dream. But there’s a silver lining for shoppers: There are some really sweet deals online right now. From homewares to clothing, we rounded up the best cyber sales to shop while self-isolating....
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A group of friends spent 25 days rafting in the Grand Canyon with no outside contact — and returned to find the world in the midst of a 'disorienting' pandemic

The group of more than a dozen, who initially told their story to the New York Times, set out on their trip on February 19.
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Sephora Has a Ton of New Clean Makeup - Here's What Shoppers Love Most

It ain't is easy being clean . . . especially when you're shopping for makeup at Sephora. The retailer has vetted tons of brands and products over the last few years and is now making it easy to find the best clean beauty for your lips, eyes, and face. If you've already been restocking your bathroom with vegan makeup brushes and shopping for cruelty-free makeup, these clean items can also make you feel good about your purchases as they're all free of parabens, formaldehyde, sulfates, phthalates,...
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The Search Is Over: These Are the Best Facial Toners For Every Skin Type

Your newly laundered white towel tells no lie: Sometimes, even though you've just washed your face, there are still trace amounts of dirt and makeup that get left behind. In other instances, maybe your skin just has that dry, too-tight-to-smile feeling that can come from some cleansers. Whatever the case, facial toners are the next step in any skincare routine to help improve your visage before you even put moisturizer on. Done right, toners can moisturize, cleanse, and soothe, but this essenti...
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We Asked a Dermatologist How to Kill a Pimple Overnight, and Face Masks Aren't the Answer

Waking up to a giant, angry, red pimple is the absolute worst way to start your day. While your acne might get better over time as you learn more about different skincare routines and things that may cause irritation (like scented fabrics and greasy food), the odds of never waking up to a pimple again are pretty slim. So, what can we do to minimize these little demons overnight? First, let's break down exactly what a pimple is and how it can affect our face. Dermatologist Caroline Chang, MD, FAA...
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Coronavirus: A therapist offers 6 tips for managing anxiety, self-isolation

Laura Rhodes-Levin, a licensed therapist who specializes in the evaluation and treatment of anxiety, depression and trauma, offers six practices we can do at home to manage our anxiety during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Coronavirus outbreak: How therapists stay connected to anxious, isolated clients during an uneasy time

“I feel like our services are needed now more than ever," says one therapist, who is gradually shifting to telemedicine.
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Coronavirus social distancing rules change how Humans of New York tells stories

Brandon Stanton, creator of Humans of New York, reveals the changes he's making to his popular series due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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Cool Uncle Tricks: Make a Salt Shaker Disappear

An essential part of being an awesome uncle is having a repertoire of tricks and jokes that will amaze your nieces and nephews, and crack them up. So from time to time we’ll be offering you current and future uncles out there a tutorial on some gags that’ll have them thinking you’re the coolest dude in the world. Check out all our Cool Uncle Tricks.  Owing to the number of edible and non-edible props it furnishes, a kitchen or restaurant table is a highly conducive landscape for performing cool...
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These Skincare Organizers Will Help You Finally Feel Like You Have It All Together

There's nothing like organizing your beauty collection to make you feel like you have your sh*t together. Something about taking everything off of the shelves and out of the drawers, reorganizing it by category, or daily use or brand, and putting it back in an orderly fashion. (No? Just us?) If you're itching to instill some order in your current what-day-even-is-it, out-of-sorts state, Spring cleaning your skincare products can be oddly therapeutic. Makeup products tend to receive more love wh...
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Hoarding toilet paper amid the coronavirus: Why are people doing it?

Toilet paper is hard to find during the coronavirus pandemic. What's going on?
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Fran Drescher of ‘Indebted’ spills on her comedy and how to stay resilient in tragic times

INDEBTED — “Everybody’s Talking About Dav” Episode 103 — Pictured: Fran Drescher as Debbie — (Photo by: Greg Lewis/NBC) Never mistake Fran Drescher for anyone else. The voice alone gives her away. Drescher, of course, is the Emmy-nominated comedienne best known for her work on the sitcom The Nanny. The show became an international hit during its 1993-1999 run, and cemented Drescher as a celebrity. Her other TV credits include the sitcom Happily Divorced (based on Drescher’s own relationship w...
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WATCH: Comedian Michael Henry is all about ‘Fem 4 Fem’

Comedian Michael Henry won’t let the coronavirus stop him from making us laugh. In his latest video, Henry subverts the “masc 4 masc” dating trope by proclaiming he’s “fem 4 fem.” His new sketch features himself and two friends (played by Adrian Achondo & Lyle Mackston), talking about anuses. When one gets an alert from Scruff, the comedy ensues. Related: YouTube comic Michael Henry takes on GHB use among gay men AdBridg.cmd.push(function() { AdBridg.display("div-gpt-ad-inarticle1"); }); Mic...
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11 Photos That'll Make You Want to Jump on the Faux Dreadlocks Bandwagon Immediately

Protective styles come in lots of different forms, but not too many styles give me heart eyes quite like faux dreadlocks. Ever since Zendaya wore them on the Oscars red carpet back in 2015, they've pretty much been everywhere - and that's not surprising, considering they're basically the ultimate cool girl hairstyle. In case you were wondering, faux dreadlocks are a protective hairstyle that lots of people wear as an alternative to box braids. They allow you to wear locs without actually having ...
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Confused about the coronavirus? This glossary will help

A new set of words — once reserved for infectious disease experts — has entered our national lexicon. Here's how to decode the new normal in the age of coronavirus.
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Can you get coronavirus by opening your mail?

Some USPS employees have tested positive for COVID-19.
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As A Pediatrician, Here Are My Biggest Concerns About COVID-19

As a pediatrician, I am often asked about my biggest concerns about COVID-19. I'm here to make parents feel reassured, but still extremely cautious.
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10 simple ways to engage kids struggling with social distancing

As schools begin shutting down, parents are wondering how to balance working at home with children. Here are 10 things you can do to alleviate cabin fever.
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12 Great Face Masks From Sephora That Will Keep Your Skin in Check

We're spending a lot of time inside, so now's your opportunity to focus on taking care of your skin. For us, that means lots of face masks. We love them because we can use them while we're working, watching TV, or cooking dinner; the possibilities are endless. Even though Sephora may be closed IRL, their online store is up and running, so we're shopping for all the face masks. In particular, these 12 options will give you glowing skin, even during quarantine. Whether you need a deep dose of hydr...
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Daily Dose: Two childhood friends reconnect, sexual tension ensues

Welcome to Queerty’s latest entry in our Queerantined: Daily Dose series. Every day as long as the COVID-19 pandemic has us under quarantine, we’ll release a suggested bit of gloriously queer entertainment designed to keep you from getting stir crazy in the house. The Sleeper: Chuck & Buck This gem of a film went overlooked when it played art house cinemas back in 2000. Since seeing it, we’ve made it a point to spread the word: Chuck & Buck is a savage, sexually charged comedy. Queer comedian M...
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Bored women are cutting bangs during coronavirus quarantine

Sick of your look? Now just might be the time to try something new. “Yesterday I was complaining to my friend that I was bored with my hair, and I kept seeing tutorials on TikTok about how to get natural, nice-looking bangs,” Christine Thomas, a senior at Purdue University who’s staying with her parents in...
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How to Maintain Your Hair Color While Salons Are Closed

If you're someone who follows a strict beauty routine - hair salon touch-ups every four weeks, monthly facials, weekly manicures - then social distancing is likely affecting your schedule greatly. Nail salons, hair salons, and beauty stores are closing, forcing everyone to take matters into their own hands with DIY facials, at-home mani-pedis, and most importantly, DIY hair color touch-ups. If you're in the same boat and currently stressing about how you're going to keep your hair dye from look...
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Tori Spelling dragged for posting photo of daughter wearing Cheetos and calling her “McQuisha”

Tori Spelling says she’s “truly sorry” for posting a photo to her Instagram Story of her young daughter dressed in a costume and calling her “McQuisha.” The frequent guest judge on RuPaul’s Drag Race shared a photo of her eight-year-old daughter Hattie in wearing a green handkerchief on her head and Cheetos for fingernails. “Days kept inside we have to get creative,” Spelling wrote. “Hattie has become McQuisha in her Cheeto extension nails!” AdBridg.cmd.push(function() { AdBridg.display("div-g...
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