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3 easy makeup looks for Valentine’s Day

Minimalist tutorials to bring out your natural glow, featuring Sarah Novio.

Feb 12 • 5 min read
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No-breakout makeup: Rare Beauty Liquid Touch Weightless Foundation

We reviewed the ingredients of Selena Gomez’s foundation so you don’t have to

Nov 16, 2020 • 3 min read
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Foundation matching: how to find your undertone

Your skin has a secondary tone and it’s the key to finding your foundation shade

Oct 6, 2020 • 6 min read
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Ask Curology: Is sleeping with makeup on really that bad?

How important is makeup remover in your PM routine?

Sep 14, 2020 • 3 min read
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No-breakout makeup: setting powders

10 talc-free setting powders that won’t clog pores

Aug 12, 2020 • 3 min read
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3 reasons your cosmetics are pilling

Why your makeup or skincare balls up like an old sweater

Aug 6, 2020 • 5 min read
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Does makeup cause acne?

What to do about makeup breakouts.

Apr 24, 2020 • 3 min read
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No-breakout makeup: liquid blush

The best liquid blush for nailing a no makeup look

Apr 21, 2020 • 4 min read
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The best tinted moisturizers under $15

The drugstore moisturizers that won’t break you out

Apr 10, 2020 • 3 min read
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No-breakout makeup: liquid highlighter

The best liquid highlighter drops from the drugstore to Sephora

Mar 26, 2020 • 4 min read
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The best Korean CC creams

A non-comedogenic CC cream for every skin type

Mar 4, 2020 • 4 min read
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The best Korean BB creams

A non-comedogenic BB cream for every skin type

Jan 28, 2020 • 4 min read
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The best foundation for aging skin

Foundations for women over 50 with sensitive skin

Dec 30, 2019 • 4 min read
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The best no-breakout foundations of 2019

The top-rated foundations, reviewed for your skin type

Dec 13, 2019 • 5 min read
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No-breakout makeup: setting spray

The best makeup setting sprays for sensitive skin

Dec 9, 2019 • 5 min read
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No-breakout makeup: drugstore foundation

The best affordable foundations of 2019

Nov 20, 2019 • 4 min read
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Holiday skincare gift guide: for her 🎁

Gift ideas to get her glowing

Nov 8, 2019 • 7 min read
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No-breakout makeup removers

How to remove makeup for sensitive, acne-prone skin

Sep 10, 2019 • 4 min read
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No-breakout makeup tutorial

How to cover up acne without making it worse

Aug 23, 2019 • 4 min read
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Curology finds: primers under $20

The best drugstore makeup primer = the most bang for your buck

Aug 22, 2019 • 4 min read
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No-breakout makeup: face primers

A review of the best makeup primers for sensitive skin, all skin types included

Aug 20, 2019 • 4 min read
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3 ways to apply sunscreen over makeup

The answers to all your summer SPF FAQ’s

Jul 19, 2019 • 9 min read
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No-breakout makeup: tinted moisturizers

How to nail your summer’s no-makeup makeup.

Jul 11, 2019 • 6 min read
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No-breakout makeup: concealers for every skin type

Non-comedogenic concealers are everyone’s best friend

Feb 26, 2019 • 5 min read
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Skincare overload: pilling and other signs you’re overdoing it

How you know it’s time to lay off the products for a while

Feb 15, 2019 • 7 min read
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Best lip balms for chapped lips in the winter months

Winter skin care: lip balms for everyone!

Jan 21, 2019 • 5 min read
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How to know if any makeup or skincare products might cause acne breakouts

The quick, easy way to avoid pore-clogging products

Nov 1, 2018 • 2 min read
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No-Breakout Makeup: Non-Comedogenic Foundation Reviews

Also: how to find out if any foundation is right for your skin.

Jun 20, 2018 • 7 min read
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BB Creams and CC Creams that Don’t Clog Pores

We’ve reviewed and picked our favorites.

Apr 25, 2018 • 3 min read
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No-Breakout Makeup: Fenty Beauty PRO FILT’R Foundation

It can be hard enough to find a foundation with the right color and texture for your skin. But if you’re prone to acne, you’re playing a whole different game

Mar 13, 2018 • 2 min read
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