Beauty Roundup: Beyoncé Is Running Around Paris With Amélie Bangs

Plus: shaving your way to better skin, our new favorite Instagram, and "eat this, not that," Halloween candy edition.
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Plus: shaving your way to better skin, our new favorite Instagram, and "eat this, not that," Halloween candy edition.

Someone Please Tell Me How To Feel About Beyoncé's Paris Bangs

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I’m a Beyoncé fan all the way. I wouldn’t consider myself a part of the Beyhive, but I bought her last album, so that says enough, right? The Queen Bey has been walking around Paris with what looks like DIY bangs, and I’m not sure how I feel about them. She’s still fierce, though. [Daily Mail]

Stop What You're Doing & Follow This Makeup Artist On Instagram   

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I love a good makeup transformation, and this one takes the cake. Lucia Pittalis, an Italian-based makeup artist and portrait painter, has morphed herself into everyone from Rocky (with and without bruises) to Bette Davis to Keith Richards. And she has the selfies to prove it. [Huff Post]

You Can Smell Things With Your Skin--No, Really

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Raise your hand (and comment below) if you know you have odor receptors in body parts other than your nose. It's true: you have them in your liver, heart, kidneys, and skin. And when your skin smells, say, Sandalore, a synthetic sandalwood scent, it heals 30 percent faster than it usually does. [NY Times]

The New Luxury Skin Care Kid On The Block 

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Dolce & Gabbana has launched not one but two skin care lines: Essential (cleansing products) and Aurealux (anti-aging, creams, gels, etc.). It's being sold exclusively at Saks Fifth Avenue. Cleansers are $47, a daily SPF moisturizer is $83, and prices go up from there. Save your pennies. [Elle]

The Exfoliating Benefits Of Shaving Your Face 

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Apparently we’re supposed to be shaving our faces to keep our skin young and tight. Dermatologists compare this easy at-home ritual to dermaplaning, a procedure that uses a sharp tool to exfoliate the surface of the skin and remove fine hairs in the process. [Byrdie]

Pop Quiz: What's Better For You, A Reese's Or A Butterfinger? 

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Yes, it sounds insane, but when faced with a choice between a Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup and a Butterfinger, or Skittles and Starbursts, there is a healthy decision to be made. Or just could just YOLO it out like moi. [Harper's Bazaar]

Gisele Bündchen Is The New Face Of Chanel No. 5

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If you were wondering why Gisele Bündchen walked in the Chanel Spring 2015 runway show, it’s because she's the new face of Chanel No. 5. A 15 second teaser for her campaign video, directed by Baz Luhrmann, of Moulin Rouge fame, has just been released. [NY Daily News]