Stop everything: Ashley Tisdale is launching a makeup line with BH Cosmetics. The Illuminate Collection, inspired by the actress and lifestyle blogger’s love for beachy, boho-chic California style, will consist of two day-to-night eye shadow and blush palettes, six lip glosses, and six cheek and lip tints. Tisdale’s collection is set to launch in spring of 2016, so make sure to sign up today. [BH]
All I want for Christmas is… unlimited blowouts? You’re in luck. Vive, a new beauty app, just launched in NYC (and Brooklyn) and Chicago, offering members access to unlimited blowouts at top salons for $175 a month. While the unlimited plan is the most popular, alternative subscriptions start at $65 for two blowouts per month. Allowing members to book blowouts at the best salons (in advance or last-minute) close to their current location means Vive is the beauty equivalent of Uber and the answer to our prayers. [Vive]
Do you ever wake up in the morning looking like you got in a Fight Club–style knockout with your pillows (and lost)? InStyle has some tricks to help make those dark circles fade away, including the shadow-erasing Givenchy Mister Light Instant Light Corrective Pen ($35). We promise these will help you avoid looks of concern from your co-coworkers forevermore. [InStyle]
The season for awesome sparkly makeup is upon us, so take a cue from some of your favourite holiday songs and turn silver bells into a killer silver eye makeup look. Makeup.com has the how-to for rocking some shiny silvery eyes. Make sure you’re armed with your favourite glittery silver eye shadow, like Kat Von D’s Metal Crush Eyeshadow ($21) in Static Age. [Makeup.com]
Already missing your natural glow from summer? According to SheFinds, it’s easy to re-create with a little help from vitamin C. In addition to protecting you from things like the common cold when taken orally, vitamin C is one of the most effective anti-ageing antioxidants in skincare products—one that can boost collagen, fight fine lines, and more. [SheFinds]
Waiting for nail polish to dry sucks—and usually ends in at least one smudge. Luckily, there’s a simple hack to cut your dry time in half. Warning: It does involve a cold-water soak. [PureWow]
We’re trying to keep our Diet Coke habit to a minimum, but according to Huffington Post, it might be time to go cold turkey. Alarmingly, research shows that the average person may consume some 100 grams of total sugar daily, as opposed to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s recent suggestion of 10% of our daily calorie intake. Time to start reaching for something healthy when 3 p.m. rolls around. [Huffington Post]
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