Happy Birthday, Gwyneth! The Oscar winner/lifestyle guru turns 42 today. What do you give a golden guru like Gwyneth that has everything and then some? How about a collection of some of her most inspiring, interesting, kooky and controversial thoughts and ideas? Here are 42 pearls of wisdom from Gwyneth, who always manages to look fabulous even when she's dissing tinned cheese. More »42 Pearls of Wisdom From Gwyneth Paltrow
FLARE's editors try bendy wands, funky brushes, fuzzy fibres and more. More »5 New and Innovative Mascaras: Editor-Tested!
I’ve known Michael Strahan for over 15 years and I think it’s fair to say I’m in awe of my friend. It’s not just that he played his entire NFL career for one team (the New York Giants) and won a Superbowl in his final 2007 season as team captain. More »Michael Strahan Talks Football and Face Masks
Leave it to Paris to buck the no makeup trend sweeping fashion month. Artists aren’t just layering on the glitter and mascara, they’re taking it one step further, turning makeup into jewelry for your face. More »From Paris Fashion Week: Makeup as Jewelry
Maybelline Great Lash Mascara is the best-selling mascara in America, but there’s always room for improvement. More »Maybelline Improves Their Best-Selling Great Lash Mascara
Always an early riser, I loved lying next to my husband, tracing my finger from his forehead to his chin. While he slept, I would study the topography of his face, memorizing the constellation of freckles there, the lumpy scar from rugby, the indentation where his brother hit him with a chisel. Each of these little defects had a story. And in loving him, I had learned them all. More »Beauty is Not in the Eye
At 24, Kristen Wood opened her first nail bar; nine years and 14 locations later, she hasn't slowed down for a second. Read on for her best advice on being your own boss. More »The Ten Spot Nail Bar Founder Shares the Secret to Her Success
There’s a reason they’re called artists: the brilliant men and women who paint the faces of models and actresses in magazines and on red carpets think outside the box—way outside the box. More »8 New Ways to Use Your Favorite Products
"Ladies don’t sweat," my father always said. "They glow." He usually made this joke whenever my mother, after pushing a sputtering mower across our sloped front yard, would come in panting and dripping with sweat. More »The Natural Deodorant Challenge: Do They Work?
Women have had a tumultuous relationship with straight hair. They iron, they keratin, they chemically treat—they’ll do pretty much anything in pursuit of smooth glossy locks. More »3 Damage-Free Ways to Straighten Your Hair
Here in the beauty department, we’ve already told you about one particular pill that could help with your acne. You know it as Accutane, and while it certainly works for most who try it, it’s a pretty major and serious commitment. More »How Birth Control Can Totally Change Your Skin
Caitlin Kenny heads behind-the-scenes at NYFW for the scoop on what's next in beauty. More »New York Fashion Week: Coolest Backstage Beauty Pics!
Once a sparkling status symbol, fine jewellery has in recent decades felt more out-of-touch vestige than covetable accessory-until now. Meet the avant garde designers who are turning haute bijoux's staid reputation on its head. More »8 New Jewellery Designers and Their Bling
BESIDES THE STYLISH, handsome cuts turned out at the San Francisco salon The Woodbridge—owned by husband-and-wife team and industry vets Mike and Ashley Melamed—there’s a new treatment in town that’s turning the heads of local guys. More »5 Ways Men Can Maintain Their Gray
The Exceptional Betty Halbreich, Author of I’ll Drink to That More »The Exceptional Betty Halbreich, Author of I’ll Drink to That
From subtle to bold, black eyeliner is a fall staple—but staple needn’t mean simple. Robin Black, professional makeup artist and creator of the acclaimed blog Beauty Is Boring, created four very different looks using black liner (and that other fall essential: oxblood lipstick) for her debut column on Yahoo Beauty. Stay tuned for more of Black’s editorial perspective, how tos, and mesmerizing makeup GIFs. More »4 Ways to Wear Liner, From Beauty Is Boring’s Robin Black
Call me crazy, but I feel like powerful acids are best wielded by trained professionals rather than myself mid-Breaking Bad-binge. That said, when I got a chance to try the admittedly pricey Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare Alpha Beta Medi-Spa Peel ($110) the clinical-grade step up from his cult-favorite Alpha Beta Daily Face Peel ($86) I tentatively agreed. More »This Really Works: Dr. Dennis Gross Medi Spa Peel
This fall, take your beauty cues from the season's preferred perennial: the rose. More »Rose-Coloured Makeup: 8 Pretty Ways to Get Flushed