- 7 places on your body you probably forgot to apply sunscreen to. Don't get burned at your BBQs tomorrow!
- I've been using a turmeric-water paste as an overnight treatment for zits for years. This adorable girl named Troy, featured on
HuffPost Style's Beauty Street Style column, whips up a weekly face mask with turmeric, avocado, and yogurt. I tried it last night. It was way, way too gloopy to photograph, but my skin's definitely clearer and more glowing than usual today. I had pork chops for dinner and a donut for breakfast, so it's got to be the mask.
Refinery29's Beauty Director and general sweetie-pie, Annie, tries a nude lip under the guidance of a makeup artist. He explains how to select the right nude lip color for your skin tone and then how to apply it. While this looks chic and pretty on her, I can't see this working on me. I have the thinnest lips ever. Should I try it for next week, anyway?
- A Jonathan Adler Tomato hand wash and hand lotion set? Yes, I want that for the fictional bathroom in my make-believe beach house. Apparently, "the blend of tomato leaves, rhubarb, basil, sandalwood and thyme is beguiling." I found out about it from this post on
- BeautyBrands is having their Annual Liter Sale--you can get liter bottles of
Amika shampoo and conditioner for $13 (they're usually more than three times that price). I would hurry, because they'll probably sell out quickly. Amika stuff smells amazing, is paraben-free, and comes in the prettiest, most uplifiting packaging. Their hair mask transformed my hair and it's only $10ish right now.