Stories

  • Soft Summer Skin

    Soft Summer Skin

    Keeping your skin supple is always important, but especially in the summer, when you're wearing gauzy dresses, sleeveless tops, and short skirts. Keep reading for Dre Brown's tips on how to keep your skin moisturized all summer.

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  • Lady Gaga Makeover

    Lady Gaga Makeover

    Undercover Beauty Agent preps a customer who's heading to the Lady Gaga concert with a gaga-licious makeup look.

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  • Five Minute Friday Smoky Eye

    Five Minute Friday Smoky Eye

    Undercover Beauty Agent shares how she does a five minute smoky eye for those customers who stop by her counter on their way to catch their train.

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  • Boys At The Makeup Counter

    Boys At The Makeup Counter

    Undercover Beauty Agent reports on the guys who've asked for her help at the makeup counter—asking for concealer to cover up their bruises and hickeys so they wouldn't get in trouble with their parents!

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  • Is Bronzer Your BFF?

    Is Bronzer Your BFF?

    Beautylish's Undercover Beauty Agent dishes about her run-in with a Snooki-worshiping customer. What do you do when your client specifically asks to look "more orange?" Keep reading for the latest chapter of Counter Confidential.

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  • Chocolate Is The New Tan

    Chocolate Is The New Tan

    Dre Brown is back to discuss the summer skin care for darker Beauties. Just because your complexion is naturally "tan" doesn't mean you can skip on SPF, especially if you're planning on deepening your hue at the beach this season!

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  • The Universal Language of Beauty

    The Universal Language of Beauty

    As the countdown to IMATS Los Angeles begins (it's next weekend!), Beautylish's Undercover Beauty Agent talks about the international appeal of vloggers and their tutorial videos.

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  • Day In The Life: Carol Shaw

    Day In The Life: Carol Shaw

    What's it like to be celebrity makeup artist, Carol Shaw, founder of Lorac cosmetics? From prepping her famous clients (Nicole Kidman, Rachel Bilson, and Debra Messing to name a few) for their red carpet appearances to creating products for Lorac's next makeup collection, keep reading to see what it's like to be Carol Shaw (including the beauty products she uses herself!).

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  • Counter Confidential: Lashing Out

    Counter Confidential: Lashing Out

    Beautylish's Undercover Beauty Agent reveals a true lash extension nightmare story. Keep reading to find out why this routine beauty procedure went horribly wrong.

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  • Counter Confidential

    Counter Confidential

    What's it like to work at a makeup counter? In Beautylish's new series, follow the adventures of Undercover Beauty Agent as she reveals all the bad behavior happening behind the scenes at a New York City department store.

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  • Beauty Remorse: Backups

    Beauty Remorse: Backups

    Do the words "limited edition" and "discontinued" generate anxiety in your beauty routine? Products and brands come in-and-out of season faster than you can say "out of stock"—it's no wonder we collect those stand-out shades in multiples.

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  • Tapping Into The Curl Caucus
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    Tapping Into The Curl Caucus

    This week, Dre Brown heads to a Curly Girl Collective event in New York City to chat with other twisted sistas about their spiral strands. Keep reading to find out what product and styling tips she learns from her fellow natural hair Beauties.

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  • Waterproofing Your Hair
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    Waterproofing Your Hair

    Dre Brown's back again, talking about beach waves, workouts, and her hair. Keep reading to find out how Beautylish's naturalista found freedom with her new hair.

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  • What Men Really Think Of Your Hair
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    What Men Really Think Of Your Hair

    Does your hair style affect the way men talk to you? Naturalista Dre Brown dissects how her new hairdo has changed the way men approach her, from catcalls to product-related pick-up lines! Beauties, has changing your hairstyle ever had an effect on your love life?

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  • Best Products For Styling Natural Hair
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    Best Products For Styling Natural Hair

    Dre Brown tackles the ethnic hair care aisle and finds that when it comes to styling her natural hair, the right product matters much more than expert techniques. Keep reading for her favorite product picks.

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  • The Seven Ugliest Beauty Sins

    The Seven Ugliest Beauty Sins

    Do you have any ugly makeup habits? Here's how to clean up your act and overhaul your bad beauty behavior. Fess up—which ones are you guilty of?

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  • Would You Shave Your Head For Better, Healthier Hair?
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    Would You Shave Your Head For Better, Healthier Hair?

    In this new Beautylish series, "Confessions of a Nouveau Natural Woman," Dre Brown documents her journey to natural hair. Keep reading to find out why the first step to Dre's best hair style was shaving her head!

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