Market Report: 8 Insider Secrets to Having the Best Sephora Experience Ever

Tip #1: Always ask for free samples.

  • Always ask for free samples at the cash register, check out their free mini-makeovers, and six other insider tips for saving money and scoring big when you shop at Sephora. [StyleCaster]
  • Look taller in an instant! These 14 style tricks will help my fellow shorties look like the leggy, gazelle-like creatures we imagine we are.  [Stylelist]
  • Finally: A new start-up called Lumoid lets you try out electronics and gadgets (photo equipment, wearable tech, drones and more) before buying. [Refinery29]

  • News on the wearable-tech front: Google and Levi’s are teaming up to create a line of “smart clothes” — everything from jeans to underwear — that can connect to mobile devices through crazy futuristic-sounding fibers. [The Cut]
  • Lady Gaga is getting married and designers are frothing at the mouth to design her dress. Here is how 36 designers envision Gaga walking down the aisle. (So much nudity.) [WWD]