How Running Ruins Your Teeth
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FutureDerm Beauty News: July 14, 2014

Running May Be Ruining Your Smile It’s no secret that running can be great for the mind, body and soul, but what it’s doing to our teeth may surprise you. According to the Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports, a new study is linking an increase in cavities and tooth erosion among runners and athletes who train for […]

The science behind mascara

How Mascara Works

Believe it or not, there is a science to mascara. Sure, the differences between brushes may seem small, and the concentrations of ingredients between different formulas may in fact be the size of a dime or less, but your eyelashes are only 6.6 millimeters to begin with (Ophthalmology, 2010) — and to them, a wider brush, […]

Loreal Butterfly Lash Out Mascara FutureDerm
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Best for Asian Eyes: L’Oréal Voluminous Butterfly Mascara Review

I often believe in life you get what you pay for, whether it’s with my time or my money. So imagine my surprise when the $7.99 L’Oréal Voluminous Butterfly Mascara turned out to be one of the best I’ve ever tried. Formulated with a waxy, water-soluble base and equipped with a long-bristled, finely-spaced bristle brush, L’Oréal Voluminous […]

Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment SPF 15
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Your Lips Need Sunscreen, Too!

One of my most vivid memories of summer vacation as a kid is of putting on Pre-Sun brand sunscreen at the beach. Granted, it was probably like SPF 4, since this would’ve been in the late 1970s, but at least my mom was trying. I remember the smell as well as the taste, which was, in […]

Laura Mercier Tightline Cake Eyeliner Black
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My Favorite Eyeliner (Laura Mercier Tightline Cake Eyeliner)… Now in Our Shop!

If you haven’t tried tightlining your eyes before, give it a shot– it totally changed my approach to eye makeup. Done correctly, it looks like you have thick eyelashes and defined eyes, without an extremely obvious line. There’s a great tutorial here. My favorite product for this is Laura Mercier Tightline Cake Eyeliner, which we […]

DiorShow Mascara
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How Mascara Works — and Why DiorShow Is Consistently the Best

Believe it or not, there is a science to mascara. One of my favorite mascaras of all time, DiorShow Black Out Mascara ($25, is a terrific mascara with two components backed by the best of cosmetic science: First, a large, rubbery, long-bristled brush, which maximizes each and every lash. Second, its water-soluble, waxy, smooth formulation binds […]

Best New Lip and Cheek Products Spring 2014
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Best New Spring Lip & Cheek Products

Today I’ve got the best new lip and cheek products for spring to share with you. Several companies have come out with some great new beauty products that you don’t want to miss! Too Faced Melted Liquified Long Wear Lipsticks These are amazing! They combine the lasting power of a stain with the intense color […]