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E.L.F. Holy Hydration! Makeup Melting Cleansing Balm Review & Swatches

E.L.F. Holy Hydration! Makeup Melting Cleansing Balm ($10) is a new solid balm cleanser infused with ceramides, peptides, and Hyaluronic Acid that gently removes makeup without stripping and leaves skin feeling hydrated and plumped! I’m always a little skeptical of cleansers that are packed with really great ingredients. I mean, you’re washing it off so what’s the point of having a cleanser loaded up with all these great things that are simply washed down the drain? None the less I decided to g...
Tags: Beauty, Skincare, Swatches, Cleanser, Ulta, Ceramide, Palmitoyl Tetrapeptide, Coconut Monoi Facial Cleansing Balm Review, Spring Collections 2021, Nordstrom Ulta Sephora Hautelook Neiman Marcus

The best acne treatments for every type of skin, according to dermatologists

There are four main types of acne that dermatologists say can be treated at home: comedonal acne, inflammatory acne, pustular acne, and cystic acne. Each type of acne has different causes and looks completely different - and because of that, they require different types of acne treatment. In order to find the best acne treatments out there, we spoke to three dermatologists to determine different types of acne as well as the correct ways to treat each. Before starting any new treatment for your a...
Tags: Reviews, Shopping, Trends, Features, Acne, Buying Guide, Skin Care, Skincare, Insider, Don, Joshua Zeichner, Zeichner, La Roche Posay, Neutrogena, NYC People, Dendy Engelman

What’s the Worst Thing You’ve Used On Your Face?

We’re all guilty of using bad skincare or at least I am! I’ve definitely used products with alcohol, essential oils, and fragrance just to name a few. I think most of the worst skincare I’ve used on my face stemmed from not educating myself enough on what I was putting on my face. As they say, with age comes experience. As I get older I pay more and more attention to what’s in my skincare! Something I wish I had done when I was younger. I’ve definitely used stuff on my face in my youth th...
Tags: Beauty, Skincare, Musings of the Day, Laura MercierLancome L Absolu Rouge

The 16 Best Products to Help You Crush Your Goals in 2021

Achieve all of your 2021 goals with these items!
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Best Dark Spot Correctors of 2021

As if it’s not enough to deal with wrinkles, dark spots are another factor of aging that can make us look older than our years. They often make a complexion look dull and mottled, robbing it of its radiance. The Cause of Dark Spots The main culprit in the battle against dark spots is tyrosinase,...
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Best Hyaluronic Acid Serums 2021

One of the buzziest terms in the beauty industry is “hyaluronic acid.” But what exactly is it, and what can it do for your skin? What is Hyaluronic Acid? The name sounds a little ominous thanks to the “acid” or you may think it’s similar to other acid beauty staples, such as alpha hydroxy acids...
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Best Face Toners 2021

Toners have come a long way. Many of us remember them from our acne filled teenage days, when we’d swipe a toner soaked cotton ball over the face in the hope of getting rid of pimples. The toner would usually sting, and leave faces feeling dry and tight. But today’s toners are completely different...
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Best Sunscreens for Face 2021

The sun blesses us in many ways, but when it comes to our skin, it can be less than friendly. Glowing tans look beautiful and are often coveted, but they also come at a price. You may have lain out under the sun’s warming rays plenty of times in your youth, not really realizing or …...
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7 Best Antioxidant Serums 2021

When it comes to protecting the skin, there are few ingredients that are as effective across the board as antioxidants. And while antioxidants are generally appreciated for their ability to protect the skin and fight against environmental stressors, they have countless other benefits as well. When...
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Best Eyelash Growth Serums 2021

One of the most frustrating things when it comes to beauty is short, stubby eyelashes. The appearance of your eyelashes is important, and eyelashes immediately grab attention. If your lashes are sparse, fall out, or they’re stubby, using eyelash growth serums can improve your lashes and create...
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Best Face Masks 2021

Face masks are all the rage these days. Aside from making fun accouterments to Instagram shots, they are like power treatments that help boost your daily skincare routine by infusing high concentrations of ingredients into your skin. Here, we delve into the best face masks for your skin type. Best...
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Best Chemical Exfoliant 2021

There are two types of exfoliants: physical and chemical. Physical exfoliants work by utilizing small grains or a tool like a brush to physically remove debris that clogs pores. Chemical exfoliants use acids like beta-hydroxy and alpha-hydroxy acids to remove the “glue” that holds dead skin cells...
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Best Eczema Creams and Lotions 2021

Your skin is your largest organ, and it deserves excellent care. It’s what we present to the world, after all, and a huge part of our identities. Whenever we suffer from a skin condition, whether it’s a small pimple or a significant breakout, our self-esteem and confidence can take a hit. And,...
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Best Skincare for Men 2021

Dear men: if you’re still using bar soap to wash your face, please stop. Men’s face care has moved beyond just washing your face and applying a splash of aftershave. And gone are the days when men would feel the need to steal some of their girlfriend’s moisturizer in the bathroom. More men are...
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Best Moisturizer for Sensitive Skin 2021

If you have sensitive skin, applying just any old moisturizer on your skin is not going to cut it. Sensitive skin needs extra tender loving care. It needs to be pampered and soothed to help prevent irritation as much as possible. The best moisturizers for sensitive skin are lightweight and...
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Best Scar Creams 2021

Ahhh, the indignities of acne. Although your teens and pimpled past may be long behind you, it can feel like acne has reared its ugly head again thanks to its long-lasting gift: acne scars. There are many types of acne scars and just as many ways to treat them. Most acne scars show up as …...
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Best Eye Cream for Puffiness 2021

Puffiness is ideal for things like marshmallows, clouds and cotton balls. But the eyes? Not so much. Puffy eyes are one of the unwelcome signs of aging but can also be caused by things like lack of sleep or too much salt. Swollen, puffy eyes can make a face look older or more tired than …...
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Best Face Serums of 2021

If you were going to splurge on one item in your beauty arsenal, you’d be wise to make it your serum. Why a serum? They’re the workhorses of any skincare routine. No matter what skin issue you’re trying to address, from anti-aging to acne or you just want perfectly glowing skin, there’s a serum...
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Best Retinol Creams 2021

Anti-aging creams may come and go, but one ingredient remains the gold standard: retinol. Derived from Vitamin A, retinols have been used safely since the 1970’s. But what exactly is it, how does it work, and should you incorporate a retinol cream into your beauty routine- even if you don’t have...
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The Most Basic (And Affordable) Of Moisturizers That You Need This Winter

CeraVe Daily Moisturizing Lotion is a great affordable moisturizer for drier skin this Winter. This moisturizer is packed with a blend of glycerin, ceramides, cholesterol, and hyaluronic acid to help drier skin look and feel it’s best. You know what? Sometimes basic is better! This is simple, no frills, and easy on your skin. I recently started using a chemical peel and if you know me you know I prefer physical exfoliation over chemical but as I get older I realize that isn’t always the b...
Tags: Beauty, Recommendations, Skincare, Bha, Ulta, Muse Approved, Beauty on a Budget, Moisturizer

11 startups that make daily rituals like eating and brushing your teeth more enjoyable

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. The Sill The comfort and consistency of rituals bring us back down to earth. They take many different forms, from putting on a favorite record to shaving. Online startups are adept at selling the entire experience of these beloved rituals, and at the center is a product that solves daily problems while providing a respite from the stresses of life. We took a look at startups you already know, like ...
Tags: Reviews, Kitchen, Home, Coffee, Music, Sleep, Fitness, Trends, Tech, Features, Harry, Casper, Personal Care, Skincare, Don, American Dental Association

The Inkey List Overview Video

The Inkey List is no longer available at Shoppers Drug Mart – you can find it at Sephora! Here’s what you need to know about the affordable skincare brand that’s been taking social... Visit to read the rest of this article.
Tags: Instagram, Beauty, Skin Care, Skincare, Shoppers Drug Mart, Drugstore Skincare, IGTV, The Inkey List

We tested and reviewed hundreds of skincare products in 2020, but these 11 stood out from the rest

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Sephora As members of the Insider Reviews team, we try a lot of skincare products.We know shopping for great skincare can be overwhelming and expensive, so we made this list of the best products we've tried in 2020.Keep reading for a roundup of the items that have become a fixture in our routines.When it comes to skincare shopping, it's too easy to be overwhelmed by the sheer number of options. A ...
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The Best Skin Care Habits and Products to Take You Into 2021

This is the year to learn that skincare is more than just taking off your makeup!
Tags: College, Healthy Eating, Skincare, Sensitive Skin, Beauty Products, Beauty tips, Beauty & Hair

The 8 best shaving kits for all of your grooming needs - including kits with safety razors and multi-blade razors

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Shutterstock Shaving kits streamline the buying process, making setting up a new shaving regimen a one-click situation. Grooming experts agree that whichever kit you choose, it's the shaving process and kit maintenance that ensures a smooth shave. Our picks for the best men's shaving kits offer both safety razor and multi-blade razor options from brands like Harry's, The Art of Shaving, and Bevel.W...
Tags: Reviews, Trends, Features, Men, Shaving, Harry, Razor, Taylor, Grooming, Skincare, Dollar Shave Club, Bevel, Jon, Duenas, Men's Grooming, Newport Beach CA

17 of the Best Vitamin C Serums to Suit All Skin Types and Budgets

There’s no such thing as a miracle treatment when it comes to combating age, though vitamin C comes pretty close. Why? Because it’s a powerful antioxidant that protects your skin from elements like the sun (though it is not a replacement for sunscreen), pollution, and cigarette smoke. Vitamin C...
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My Skincare Routine

…sooo with all the masks and moisturizers I’ve been featuring, I figured it’s time to share what I’m using all the time on a day to day basis.  I’ve said that my skin... Visit to read the rest of this article.
Tags: Beauty, Skin Care, Skincare

52 thoughtful and useful gifts for Mom - all under $50

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Book of the Month Instagram With all she does for you, Mom deserves to be treated to something nice.You don't have to spend a lot to make her feel special. We found plenty of Christmas gifts for mom that all come in under $50.Check out more great gift ideas for her here.Sign up for Insider Reviews' weekly newsletter for more buying advice and great deals.She's your confidante, rock, mentor, and bui...
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Best Retinol Eye Creams

There is no such a thing as a miracle, but when it comes to skincare, one product come close- retinol. This vitamin A derivative is considered the gold standard of anti-aging products and works in multiple ways. Retinol boosts collagen production, which helps to plump up the skin and make it look...
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63 thoughtful and fun gifts under $25 that won't get regifted

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. You can get a great gift and stick to your budget. Below, we've rounded up 60+ thoughtful and fun gifts under $25 that will do the trick, from a mini waffle iron to a set of travel-friendly lipsticks.If you're looking for more gift ideas under $25 or $50, check out this guide of thoughtful gifts for her or gifts for him. You can also find all our gift guides here.Sign up for Insider Reviews' weekly newslet...
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