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The Easy Way To Make Your Sweatpants Into A Summer Outfit Like Kendall Jenner

Here at Brit HQ we love a good style hack, and we love it even more when it's inspired by one of our favorite celebs. Earlier this week, Kendall Jenner rocked an Alexander Wang sweatsuit that probably cost a pretty penny. Don't worry about the price,…
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We Tried Painting Our Own Hair Graffiti, And Here's What Happened

Colored hair has to be my favorite hair trend of the past five years. Long before the day I went purple, I wanted a peacock feather dyed into my hair. I knew that was close to impossible since my hair is always moving, but hey — a girl can dream, rig…
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Adding Chickpeas To This Dessert Will Allow You To Indulge Guilt-Free

Have you ever tried BJ's original Pizookie and thought that (with enough stomach room) you could very well eat the whole thing? Crazy, US TOO. "I'll just have one slice of that delicious giant chocolate chip cookie," said no one ever. We do get a tin…
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This DIY Splatter Paint Nail Art Is The Must-Try Manicure Of The Summer

Confession time: I am terrible at painting my nails. My usual “technique” for manicures includes slapping paint on my nails, letting them dry, then taking a shower to remove all the polish I got on my skin. Basically, I'm the target user for spray pa…
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Here's How You Can Remove Waterproof Mascara Without Damaging Your Lashes

Ladies, whether you wear waterproof mascara on the daily (if you do, you have to tell me your secret to keeping your lashes healthy) or are more like me (the occasional user for special events), you have to be gentle in the process of removing it. Ma…
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This 360-Degree Brush Is The Craziest Thing We've Ever Seen, But It Works

When my fellow editor and partner in beauty, Beth Wischnia, gave me this brush and said, “Um, yeah. Figure this out!” I was like, "...WTF is this brush?" When it comes to strange hair devices, we're always on board to give them a try so we can report…
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You Have To Try This Eyebrow Technique French Girls Can't Get Enough Of

When it comes to destinations (and people) we seek inspiration from, there's one high on the list – France! On a recent trip to Pinterest, we got the scoop on what French girls are Pinning right now, including their favorite new beauty trend: next-le…
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This In-Flight Beauty Routine Proves Travel Doesn't Have To Ruin Your Skin

Even though it's the time of year where our travel schedules amp way up, our beauty routines do not have to suffer — and you don't have to be an expert to pull it off! Be mindful of how winter weather affects your skin in all situations (for air trav…
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You Have To Try The Morning Skincare Routine Birchbox’s Co-Founder Swears By

If you're a beauty babe, you're probably familiar with Birchbox, the monthly beauty subscription service that sends customers several samples of makeup, hair and skincare products each month. The brand also has its own makeup line. Co-founder Hayley …
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How To Turn Your Pixie Haircut Into Perfectly Messy Waves

So you just cut off all your hair, and you're like, “Now what?” Or, maybe you're considering taking the plunge but need the extra encouragement to go there. One of the most fun things about a pixie haircut, in my opinion, is how versatile short hair…
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How To Care For Skin After A Sweat Sesh, According To A SoulCycle Instructor

You've probably heard of SoulCycle, the heart-pumping spin class that often makes you feel like you're in a nightclub while you're working out (genius, right?). As a SoulCycle enthusiast, I've always wondered how the super-fit instructors keep their …
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These 3-Step Wine Slushies Are Exactly What You Should Drink This Weekend

Breaking news: Everyone should exclusively drink wine slushies this summer. That's right, you heard it here first. They're not only refreshing, but they also require only two ingredients to make. We suggest buying a couple bottles of wine and pouring…
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This Color Correcting Cheat Sheet Makes It Easy To Have Glowy, Even Skin

Whether you're a beauty newbie or a makeup pro, some dark corners of the industry can feel a little mysterious to everyone. Color correcting products fall squarely into that category. I searched the web high and low for as many color-correcting guide…
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3 Ways To Wear Your Favorite Festival Braided Hairstyles To The Office

The first weekend of Coachella signifies the true moment when we know festival season has officially kicked off. We've already got you up to speed on Coachella street style, so now it's time to take this festival inspo and apply it IRL. If you're not…
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3 Easy, Cost-Effective Ways To Make DIY Chalkboard Wedding Signs

If you've ever had to pay for custom signage before, you know this stuff can be unusually pricey. And, with all the set up involved in parties, weddings and other events, the last thing you need to be spending money on is signs that will direct peopl…
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Coconut Milk Is The New Cure-All Beauty Fix You Need In Your Life

Coconut oil is one of those magical products (and ingredients) with a list of uses that never ends. Slathering it on dry skin, oil pulling and using it as a gentle makeup remover -- coconut oil has proven itself as an all-star beauty product that des…
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This Is The One Mistake You're Making When Using Concealer On Pimples

We all know what it's like to have an unexpected, annoying, confidence-busting blemish. It's frustrating when we end up drawing more attention to a zit in the process of trying to cover it up. News flash, ladies: There's more to covering up a blemish…
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This Non-Traditional Wedding Makeup Look Is Perfect for Rule-Breaking Brides

This is for you non-traditional ladies who feel your wedding is a day to break the rules. Or, maybe you're a classic bride who opted for a traditional wedding dress and need a little extra oomph to take your look to the next level. You still want to …
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This Bathroom Staple Is The Unexpected Key To Thick, Long Eyelashes

Everyone wants fluttery, long eyelashes. That's just a fact. There's been a lot of buzz lately around an eyelash trick from YouTube vlogger Huda Beauty, who applies fluffy cotton to her lashes to enhance them. Essentially, they're DIY eyelash extensi…
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You Can Actually Dry Wet Nails Faster Using This Everyday Hair Product

As someone who feels naked without a manicure, I was shocked to learn hairspray can actually speed up the drying process when you have freshly painted nails. This fact left me super curious — and super hopeful — about whether it would work or not. If…
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