Beauty Pageants

July 1, 2019
By Michael Hardy
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You've Never Seen Skateparks Like This Before

Photographer Amir Zaki finds sculptural beauty in the concrete playgrounds of southern California.

June 19, 2019
By Christine Fisher
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YouTube uses AR to let you try on makeup during tutorials

There's no question YouTube's beauty bloggers have some of the largest followings, and the platform has become an important place for even the biggest makeup brands to debut their products. Now, Googl...

July 9, 2019
By Private
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Lady Gaga launches beauty line

In a surprise announcement, Lady Gaga released a video teasing her upcoming beauty line called "Haus Laboratories." Watch the trailer, featuring Lady Gaga herself.

July 4, 2019
By https://www.facebook.com/bbcnews
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Capturing the art and beauty of memorials

Gabrielle Crawford explains the "beauty and detail" of the sculptures in her photos.

June 26, 2019
By Darian Symoné Harvin
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Megan Thee Stallion Knows ‘Tuition Ain’t No Joke’

The 24-year-old rapper hosted a kinder beauty pageant, with scholarship money as the prize.

June 25, 2019
By Kari Molvar
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How to Get Glowing Skin With Minimal Makeup

Paring down your beauty routine to a few refreshing essentials imparts a subtle (glitter-free) radiance for summer.

June 26, 2019
By https://www.facebook.com/bbcnews
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Beauty queen 'raped by Gambia's ex-President Jammeh'

Three women tell HRW how they were assaulted by the now exiled leader - allegations his party deny.

July 15, 2019
By Michelle Woo
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You Need to Wear Sunscreen on an Airplane

I always go for the window seat. I’d like to say it’s because I get to marvel at the beauty of our planet from above, but really, I just need a place to rest my head as I close my eyes and drool f...

July 3, 2019
By Melanie Ehrenkranz
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1 VIEWS

At Least You’ll Look Beautiful When They Turn Your Face Into Your Credit Card

A payment app in China is adding beauty filters to its facial recognition system to make its users “ look even prettier ” when they pay with their face. Read more...

June 26, 2019
By Connie Loizos
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Report: SoftBank-backed Brandless gets a new CEO amid turmoil at the company

Brandless, a direct-to-consumer purveyor of food, beauty, and personal care products, says that every item it makes is non-genetically modified, kosher, fair-trade, gluten-free, often organic and, in ...

June 18, 2019
By Morgan Sung
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1 VIEWS

YouTube's new AR filters will let you try on makeup with your favorite beauty gurus

Soon you can try out the exact lipstick your favorite beauty gurus wears without even leaving your couch. Buying makeup is a commitment — how do you know if you really want to spend upwards of $40 o...

July 16, 2019
By Miller Kern
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1 VIEWS

Hair tools on sale for Prime Day: Shop curling irons, straighteners, and hair dryers

TL;DR: Salon-quality hair tools are up to 40% off for Prime day. Curling irons and hair dryers can get really expensive if they're of good quality. If you've had a luxury-brand hair styling tool on yo...

June 21, 2019
By Chloe Bryan
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1 VIEWS

Stop buying into the idea of a skincare 'holy grail'

Before deepfakes and alternative facts, the online world was already telling us fibs. In our series Lies the Internet Told Me, we call 'em all out. The term "holy grail" has become standard in beauty ...

June 25, 2019
By Beth Skwarecki on Vitals, shared by Beth Skwarecki to Lifehacker
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1 VIEWS

DIY Sunscreen Doesn't Work

You can google up a recipe for anything, including sunscreen. Places like Pinterest are full of instructions for blending natural oils with zinc oxide to make something to protect yourself from the su...

June 24, 2019
By Joseph Green
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Save up to £10 on Gillette Fusion razors when you sign up to Gillette’s subscription service

TL;DR: With a Gillette subscription service you can save up to £10 on starter kits, including the three most popular razors in the UK. You will probably have heard about food subscription services, a...

July 15, 2019
By Anthony Tommasini
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1 VIEWS

Caramoor Invites the Birds to Take Part in a Songfest

Music inspired by — and made by — birds was the focus of a mini-festival that included an epic piano piece by Messiaen.

July 2, 2019
By Celia Skvaril
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1 VIEWS

This teenage quadruple amputee is inspiring others with her beauty tutorials

15-year-old Isabelle Weal is a quadruple amputee and beauty guru with half a million fans. She gives beauty tutorials that inspire fans to work through their struggles and be themselves​. Visit INSI...

July 12, 2019
By Amanda Krause
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1 VIEWS

The worst beauty trends from over the years

Some beauty trends have not withstood the test of time. In the '50s, for example, people commonly wore tons of face makeup to create "mask effects." Now, we know that wearing too much foundation and p...

July 10, 2019
By Christine Fisher
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1 VIEWS

Snapchat launches Creator Shows with Serena Williams and Kevin Hart

In the last year, the time spent watching Shows on Snapchat has tripled. The company wants to take advantage of that. Today, it announced Creator Shows, a new format that will deliver regularly publis...

July 9, 2019
By Bethany Biron
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1 VIEWS

Beauty has blown up to be a $532 billion industry — and analysts say that these 4 trends will make it even bigger

The beauty industry is valued at $532 billion and is on a rapid upward trajectory, according to a new report from retail analytics firm Edited. Cosmetics and personal-care companies will continue to b...

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