Shop Talk: 12 Makeup Mistakes You’re Definitely Making

Read with coffee: Five style headlines to know this a.m.

  • If you’re not soaking your beauty blender in warm water before using it to apply foundation, I hate to break it to you, but you’re using it wrong. Find out the other eleven common makeup mistakes you’re probably making. (Guilty as charged.) [The Zoe Report]
  • If you live in an urban area, you should know what free radicals are and how to avoid them. Read this guide to bolstering up your skin’s protection against city air—and why you should care about it in the first place. [Into The Gloss]
  • If you want to update your wardrobe with investment pieces to last you for life, it can be intimidating to get started. For a laundry list to jump start your shopping, here’s 50 simple pieces for building a classic wardrobe. [The Cut]

  • Think dry shampoo is only for your lazy mornings? Think again. This dry shampoo trick on wet hair will give you mega volume ASAP. [Pure Wow]
  •  Everyone loves ’90s fashion right now—that’s no secret. But one industry insider is worried that fashion is getting dangerously close to early 2000s (i.e. cropped polo skirts and three-tiered skirts), and begs designers to stop it right now. [Man Repeller]