Just the idea of adding more layers to your skin care routine can make anyone who is blessed with oily skin cringe. Don't dismiss primers, though, as they can keep your makeup from slipping and smudging through the day—you just have to find the right one. Focus on finding oil-free primers (duh, right?) that tackle shine, and apply before foundation all over your face or just to the trouble areas like your T-zone. And there's a primer perfect for you, no matter your budget.
We've created a list to find the best primer for oily skin across four budget categories: the Splurge-Worthy, that centers on luxury brands $45+; the Treat Yourself zone that hovers around $30; Wallet-Friendly for around $20, and the Super Steals you can snag for less than $10. Now you can look fresh-faced even when the temperatures start scorching in the summer.
Bare-faced beauty is all about letting your true radiance shine through, but with a rosier, glowier, and more even-toned version of your natural skin. You can create a fresh and flawless barely there beauty look with these eight products.
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We all want nice skin. Heck, we want flawless skin! But from time to time we all face the dreaded breakout. Zits, pimples, acne ... call it what you want. It’s a drag, and though sometimes it can be a hormonal issue, we can decrease instances of breakouts by being conscious of the bacteria lurking at every corner. It’s easy to forget where bacteria lives simply because it’s not visible to the naked eye. But with a few bacteria-busting tips, you can fight off breakouts and enjoy clear, beautiful skin this summer!
Even though oxygen surrounds us in the air every day, sometimes our skin just doesn’t get enough, which means it can’t replenish itself quickly and ends up dull, lifeless, and tired looking. Some of today’s most popular facials seek to remedy that imbalance by giving skin a super-concentrated dose of what it needs most.
Since becoming popular with those who love having perfectly pretty fingertips, there has been a big fuss over whether or not gel nails are safe. With the media screaming about the risk of skin cancer due to gel nail manicures and their UV-emitting lamps, we were left with a lot of questions. We did some digging and found that gel nails--and their little lamps, too--aren't as evil as some people claim.
While many contouring and highlighting tutorials are aimed exclusively at lighter skin tones, every skin color can benefit from them. Contouring dark skin tones is actually very similar to contouring lighter tones when it comes to technique; you just have to choose the right products and shades. This tutorial will show you how to highlight certain planes of your face, recede others, and select the products you need to get it done properly.
If you're unsure about what a face serum is or if this is a product you should include in your skincare routine, then read on. We sorted the information and product picks to make finding the right serum easy for you.
For those who want the same skin resurfacing as the spa but can’t afford to pay such exorbitant prices, there are at-home microdermabrasion kits. But are such kits as effective as professional treatments?
There's nothing I like more than a good face mask. There's something so relaxing about putting on some comfy sweats, applying a mask, then flipping through a stack of magazines on the couch while you watch some trashy TV in the background. There are so many great face masks out there that I'm constantly adding new ones to my rotation or e-mailing friends about one that they absolutely must buy.
September 8 is the official launch date for Rihanna's Fenty Beauty line, and the diverse teasers are getting us totally excited for the inclusive collection.
Are you using expired mascara on your eyes? Find out when it should get the boot from your makeup bag.
Pricey little tubes and ampoules of eye cream promise eternal youth for those who are “smart” enough to use them ... or maybe just rich enough to fork over hundreds of dollars for them. (Seriously--some are crazy expensive.) Advertisers have cleverly convinced consumers that eye creams are special, but actually, most of the claims about them are mere myths. Why buy two products when one can do the job?
Luxurious creams. Exclusive treatments. Scary lasers. Sure, they’ll improve your skin’s tone, quality, and texture, but that’s if you can afford them and want to wait weeks (or months) for results. What if there were things you could do right now, tonight, to make your skin look and feel better? Things that didn’t cost a nickel, and you could do with supplies you already have in your house? There are. Whether you’re just starting a skincare regimen or you want to optimize the steps you already take, here are 3 easy ways to get better skin by tomorrow morning.
In late December 2008, the FDA approved prescription sales of the drug Latisse, a treatment for what its maker, Allergan, calls “inadequate or not enough lashes.” Two years later, with well over one million kits sold—thanks to help from celebrity spokespeople like Brooke Shields and Claire Danes—Latisse is now a household name. At first, that was because of the remarkable way it makes sparse lashes lush in a matter of weeks. But these days, thanks to an FDA warning and a related rumor about Claire Danes’s discolored eyelids, the public seems wary of the prescription drug’s promise—and with good reason, considering Latisse’s disturbing potential side effects. Is the risk really worth the reward, especially when other, seemingly safer alternatives are available?
The world of beauty has forever been changed with the invention of sheet masks. But with countless formulas and options from which to choose, it can seem impossible to find one that works specifically for your skin. We're here to help.
Oils aren't necessarily something to avoid if you're looking for products that will improve the appearance of your hair and skin. Today's oil-based beauty products can add healthy shine not heavy grease.
Philosophy Fresh Cream for Women 0.5oz Eau De Toilette Spray Fresh Cream spray fragrance leaves skin with a delicately sweet scent..., guaranteed to draw others closer, yet never overwhelm. It can be worn alone or layered with other fresh cream products... read more
The fountain of youth has arrived in this Vanish Age & Wrinkle Fading Serum. Highly penetrating, Vanish re-hydrates every skin lay...er It increases the thickness of human skin 2.5 times (thus reducing its tendency to wrinkle) 1 ounce Stimulates collagen... read more
CeraVe® Moisturizing Cream with essential ceramides moisturizes and helps restore skin’s natural protective barrier. It’s gentle o...n skin, non-drying and non-irritating. Patented MultiVesicular Emulsion technology releases ingredients slowly over time... read more
This oil-free cream provides long lasting moisture for at least 8 hours. Firms the look of your skin. Restores hydration to instan...tly reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Set includes: 1 Target area: Face Size: 2 ounces Color/shade: N/A... read more
Nourish and soothe dry skin with this 'When Hope Is Not Enough' gel-oil mask from Philosophy. Designed to provide deep and lasting... moisture, this gel-oil mask helps your skin look supple and feel refreshed. Philosophy When Hope Is Not Enough Gel-Oil... read more
Transform dry skin with deep lasting moisture. Philosophy s intensely hydrating gel-oil formula leaves depleted skin feeling nouri...shed and comfortable with a smoothed texture that appears naturally radiant and refreshed. Use Open step 1 and step 2... read more
The ultimate daily antioxidant/peptide power lift for your skin that is loaded with vitamin c and e, glutithione, and soy. when ho...pe is not enough serum was created to help fight the signs of aging while hydrating the skin for a radiant result. This... read more
Philosophy When Hope Is Not Enough Serum. Appropriate for all skin types, this oil-free fluid is enriched with toning, firming, hy...drating and anti-wrinkle properties that revitalize a dull, lifeless complexion. Philosophy's formula contains a unique... read more
The ultimate daily antioxidant/peptide power lift for your skin that is loaded with vitamin c and e, glutithione, and soy. when ho...pe is not enough serum was created to help fight the signs of aging while hydrating the skin for a radiant result. This unique light, fluid gel formula is enriched with toning, firming, hydrating and anti-wrinkle properties. Our when hope is not enough serum contains a unique blend of antioxidants that help to restore skin cells and reduce the signs of environmental d read more
This lightweight, oil-free antioxidant and peptide serum by philosophy helps reduce the first signs of aging and reduces future si...gns of aging, too. It contains a powerful network of antioxidants that synergistically work together to protect the skin from aging while helping to improve the appearance of fine lines and texture, and brightening and hydrating the skin. How to use: Apply in the morning and evening after cleansing and before your moisturizer. Place 3-4 drops into the palm of your hand and apply to your face and neck, avoiding the eye area. Style Name: Philosophy 'When Hope Is Not Enough' Serum. Style Number: 15725U. Available in stores. read more
A strong protective skin barrier is essential to skin's health and youthful appearance. Our silky-smooth serum works in harmony wi...th skin's nightly regeneration process to help rebuild a stronger barrier and deliver smoother, more supple, replenished... read more
Specially formulated for normal to dry skin, our deeply replenishing, non-greasy balm restores dry, delicate skin, improving skin'...s density and natural radiance. experience soft, supple, replenished skin instantly, and look forward to smoother, more... read more
Specially formulated for normal to dry skin, our deeply replenishing, non-greasy balm restores dry, delicate skin, improving skin'...s density and natural radiance. experience soft, supple, replenished skin instantly, and look forward to smoother, more buoyant, youthful-looking skin. read more
A strong protective skin barrier is essential to skin's health and youthful appearance. Our silky-smooth serum works in harmony wi...th skin's nightly regeneration process to help rebuild a stronger barrier and deliver smoother, more supple, replenished skin with more even and youthful-looking tone and texture. read more
A lightweight, oil-free antioxidant serum with toning, firming, and antiwrinkle properties. This multitasking treatment addresses ...a bevy of complexion concerns with powerful, targeted ingredients, leaving skin looking young and radiant. Pentapeptide-3 imparts elasticity, firmness, and lift while minimizing the look of fine lines and wrinkles, under-eye bags and puffiness, and overall shadowy darkness. Glutathione, vitamin C, and vitamin E guard against free-radical damage, reduce signs of environmental damage, and prevent premature aging. Sodium hyaluronate lightly hydrates the skin. Chaparral extract minimizes unwanted facial hair. The revitalizing blend hydrates stressed and aging skin without adding oil. It is formulated Without: - Parabens- Sulfates- Synthetic Fragrances- Synthetic Dyes- Phthalates- GMOs- Triclosan Naturally occurring glutathione is the most abundant antioxidant in the human body; it provides a crucial protective function and works against the aging process. Glutathione levels decrease with age and exposure to external stressors; replenishing its levels helps the skin to take on a more youthful, vibrant appearance. Glutathione, and vitamins C and E are considered to be "network antioxidants" that work synergistically to provide the ultimate protection against environmental attack. This antioxidant-rich treatment does not contain propylene glycol. read more
Which skin type is it good for? Normal Oily Combination Dry Sensitive A nourishing balm that restores dry and delicate skin on the... face. Solutions for: - Dryness - Dullness and uneven texture - Fine lines and wrinkles If you want to know more… When Hope is Not Enough Facial Replenishing Balm is specially formulated to deeply replenish and enhance the skin's density. The silky balm also visibly improves fine lines and wrinkles for smoother, more buoyant, and youthful-looking skin. Omega 3, 6, and 9 essential oils hydrate the skin, while antioxidants and brighteners protect the skin's surface for a radiant complexion. It is formulated Without: - Parabens - Sulfates - Phthalates Research results: In an 8-week clinical, self-assessment study of 44 women, ages 35 to 60: - Immediately, skin felt more supple, smooth, and replenished - After 4 weeks, skin appeared more luminous and radiant - After 8 weeks, the look of fine lines and crepiness was reduced - 96% showed a clinical improvement in skin density read more
1 oz - A strong protective skin barrier is essential to skin's health and youthful appearance. This silky-smooth serum works in ha...rmony with skin's nightly regeneration process to help rebuild a stronger barrier and deliver smoother, more supple,... read more
This serum provides a strong and protective skin barrier essential to skin s health and youthful appearance. The silky-smooth seru...m works in harmony with the skin s nightly regeneration process to deliver Use Massage using circular motions in stubborn... read more
Philosophy When Hope Is Not Enough Facial Firming Serum: Helps firm skin and minimize the appearance of fine linesHelps revitalize... your complexionThe revitalizing blend hydrates stressed and aging skin without adding oilA lightweight, oil-free antioxidant serum with toning, firming, and antiwrinkle propertiesSodium hyaluronate lightly hydrates the skinKeep in cool dry place. Avoid contact with eyes read more
This oil free fluid is enriched with toning, firming, hydrating and anti wrinkle properties that revitalize a dull, lifeless compl...exion. Philosophys formula contains a unique blend of antioxidants that helps to restore skin cells. read more
Appropriate for all skin types, this oil-free fluid is enriched with toning, firming, hydrating and anti-wrinkle properties that r...evitalize a dull, lifeless complexion. read more
Philosophy Renewed Hope In a Jar 2-ounce Moisturizer; Lotion & Moisturizer
Philosophy Renewed Hope In a Jar 2-ounce Moisturizer; Lotion & Moisturizer
give skin the moisture boost it needs to look and feel its best. renewed hope in a jar re-energizing moisture mask's velvety whipp...ed formula re-hydrates, retexturizes and re-energizes skin with a cooling, instant burst of hydration. after one use, 82%... read more
Balance your skin's natural moisture with this Hope in a Jar moisturizing formula by Philosophy. Smooth on this moisture to enjoy ...immediate results, particularly if your skin is aging, traumatized, prone to allergies, sensitive to the sun, or tight and... read more
Lightweight gel cream hydrator helps diffuse energizing oxygen to the skin as needed for a healthy-looking glowEnriched with a ble...nd of antioxidants to protect the skin from environmental attackOil-free formula leaves skin feeling smooth and comfortable read more