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Be Well Philly

7 All-Natural Skin Care Lines Based Right Here in the Philly Area

Whether you’re looking for new goodies to add to your beauty routine, or you’re on the hunt for products to help tackle specific skin problems, […]

Be Well Philly

Beyoncé’s Makeup Artist Has the Cardio-Proof Makeup Tips We’ve Been Missing

Today in news-we-didn’t-know-we-needed-but-are-so-glad-exists, we learned the secret behind Beyoncé’s flawless Coachella performance makeup. Refinery29 chatted with Beyoncé’s makeup artist, Sir John, about her glam looks. While we love the […]

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4 Philadelphia Nail Salons for Non-Toxic Manicures

You haven’t seen the horrors of what nail polish can do to your nails until you’ve tried to take off a black gel manicure. At […]

Life & Style

10 New Rules for Erasing Wrinkles

Lisa Espinoza of New Hope medi-spa La Chelé gives her best advice for treating — and, if you’re lucky, warding off — wrinkles. 1. Different […]

Philadelphia Blow Dry Bars: Heads & Tails Beauty Boutique in Rittenhouse
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Field Guide: The Best Philadelphia Blow Dry Bars to Upgrade Your Hair Fast

The rise of the blow dry bar has turned the lot of us into a bunch of old ladies: We get our hair “set” once […]

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Shop Talk: 10 Beauty Products That Are a Total Waste of Money

We’re not saying that everyone’s makeup bag looks like a clip from an episode of Hoarders, but most beauty-lovers do have a tendency to stock […]

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Shop Talk: How to Get Rid of Blackheads Once and For All

Blackheads constantly plaguing that beautiful nose and chin of yours? Same. The answer doesn’t have to be monthly facials (though those do work wonders). Instead, […]

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7 Things to Know Before You Hit the Shore This Weekend

Happy holiday weekend, y’all! In our minds it may still be May, but alas, we find ourselves at the most patriotic holiday of the year. […]

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13 Local Beauty Instagram Accounts You Need to Follow ASAP

Instagram is a beauty lover’s best friend. Scrolling through the explore page, you’re bound to find countless artists showcasing their talents from glammed out bridal […]

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Shop Talk: How to Prevent Crazy Tan Lines

Nowadays bathing suits are out of control. Straps are placed everywhere but your shoulders and strategically designed cutouts pretty much guarantee the worst tan lines […]

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Hate to Say It, But Gel Manicures Are Actually Really Bad for You

I can hear the pitchforked, gel-crazed riots already: “But gel lasts so much longer!” and “You don’t know anything about nails!” etc. Yes, gel manis do […]

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The Best Beauty Oils for Every Skin Type (and No, Coconut Oil Isn’t One of Them)

From cleansers to serums to hair masks, beauty oils are having a big moment right now. Consider them the nutrient-packed superfood of nature with a side […]

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Shop Talk: See the Best in Philly Street Style From the Roots Picnic

Thousands of R&B fans flocked to Festival Pier last weekend as The Roots Picnic swept through town. As usual, stylish Philadelphians showed out in droves, […]

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The 4-Hour Spa Treatment That Made Me Cry

You don’t have to ask me twice to try out a spa treatment — especially when said spa treatment is a four-hour, spiritually-focused, astronomical journey […]

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3 Sunburn Remedies You Can Make in the Kitchen

So you laid out on the beach all day to try and bring some life back into those translucently pale legs, but only managed to […]