1| The best time to apply lotion is right after a shower or bath, when skin is still damp. January 2006 2| When drawing a bath, scatter bubbles or crystals directly under the faucet before turning on the water, but drop in perfume oil while the tub is filling. November 1959 3| Beautiful skin starts […]

Beauty Tips! : Lips

1 | Get lips soft and smooth by using a damp, warm washcloth at night to rub off the flaky dry bits; follow with a coat of lip balm. 2 | Ease the evening switch to a redder or darker lipstick by applying it over and blending it into your daytime color. 3 | To […]

Beauty Tips! : Face

1 | Apply cream or cleanser by lightly pressing upward—never down. The delicate skin sags easily enough in time. 2 | For the best color match, test foundation and powder either on your face or neck (the inside of your wrist is too pale). 3 | Use foundation, not concealer (which is lighter than your […]

Beauty Tips! : Eyebrows

1. Soften skin before tweezing by dabbing with a cotton ball soaked in warm water or cream. 2. Tweeze in the direction the hair grows. 3. Don’t change the place where your brows peak and never pencil the whole brow. Instead, only fill in holes. 4. Use only the side of a sharpened brow pencil—not […]

Beauty Tips! : Hair

1 | Camouflage roots by zigzagging your part rather than making it straight. 2 | Brush hair from roots to ends nightly. This distributes natural oils throughout the shaft and gives hair a healthy sheen. 3 | Be direct when telling your hairstylist what you want, and bring photos from magazines of styles you like. […]