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Shop the best spring deals

Sephora’s Spring Saving event runs through April 19, offering shoppers deals across thousands of beauty products, both online and in stores nationwide. The sale is open to Sephora Beauty Insiders, the retailer’s free membership reward program that has three tiers: Rouge, VIB and Insider. However, your Beauty Insider status determines both your sale start date and discount during the Spring Saving event.

  • Now through April 19: Rouge members must spend $1,000 per year at Sephora to earn 20 percent off during the sale.
  • April 13 to April 19: VIB members must spend $350 per year at Sephora to earn 15 percent off.
  • April 15 to April 19: Insider members have no minimum purchase requirement to earn 10 percent off.

Activating your savings is simple: After signing up for a Beauty Insider reward membership, log into your account and enter code OMGSpring at checkout.

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37 Effective Beauty Products Under $20

Lip gloss that isn’t sticky. That’s all.

We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

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Prism Makeup Interstellar Eyeshadow Palette provides 21 ~out of this world~ shades that are blendable, pigmented, and range from matte to shimmery and neutral to bold — all for a fraction of the cost of higher-end brands. Repeat after me: Zetus lapetus.


Amazon

Promising review: “This palette is so pretty! Definitely a dupe for the Urban Decay palette. The pigmentation is more vibrant on a good eyeshadow base (like concealer or primer) but obviously what shadows aren’t. For the money of this

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Blanca Padilla Let’s Us In On Her Supermodel Beauty Routine

Model Blanca Padilla spends a great deal of time on set in the makeup chair, so when it comes to her personal beauty routine, the girl likes to keep things simple. The perfect example is her latest Instagram post, where she shared a 10-minute, almost-five product beauty routine.

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First up, Padilla applied a serum to damp hair, before moisturizing her skin and going in with a handful of makeup products: concealer to even out and illuminate the complexion, a subtle contour stick, eyelash curler and mascara, highlighter, brows, lipliner and lipstick on both the lips and cheeks. She omits the lip stuff out of the “five product count” but admittedly it still seems slightly over-seven not including the eyelash curler? Either way, it’s definitely minimalist and judging by the beautiful end result, we’re absolutely taking notes.

See Padilla in action

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When you should throw away your makeup

If you still have some products in your beauty cabinet that date back to your high school years, you may be surprised to hear that cosmetics actually have expiration dates.

Not only will expired beauty products be less effective, but they can potentially lead to irritation and infection if contaminated with bacteria, New York-based dermatologist Dr. Joshua Zeichner told Shop TODAY.

While you can usually find the expiration dates marked somewhere on the container, even if you can’t, there are a few rules of thumb that experts recommend following for when you should be replacing your makeup.

According to Zeichner, things that come into direct contact with your skin, like mascara or eyeliner need to be replaced more often than other products. It’s recommended that you replace mascara every three months, lipsticks every year and eyeliner every three to six months (though pencils last longer than liquids). Primers and

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Here Is Why You Should Invest In A Foundation Stick

Foundation sticks have taken over the beauty market like anything. Though they are getting a lot of love from makeup lovers these days, so many of us are still in two minds and haven’t yet decided if we should invest in them.

Well, if you are one of those then this guide is for you. Foundations are available in a wide variety, right from creamy ones to mineral powder ones. It can get a little tricky to pick just one. With foundation sticks getting so much attention, are they worth an investment? Read on to know.

Foundation Stick Helps Build Coverage

When it comes to the makeup base, we all have our own preferences. While some of us want to have a medium to heavy foundation on our face, many like it light, minimal. The good thing about investing in a foundation stick is that the coverage can be built

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Kathy Jacobs Shines in SI Swim 2021! – Swimsuit

Kathy Jacobs is the embodiment of the “age is just a number” philosophy. Although she got her start as a model in the 1980s with Ford Models, she made her SI Swimsuit debut as part of the 2020 model search at the age of 56. Since then she’s appeared in a Miley Cyrus video and a Thirdlove campaign with her daughter, Abigail, as well as modeled for Beauty Blender and Soji beauty. Jacobs is using her new recognition to be an advocate for beauty at any age and is encouraging women to go after their dreams no matter where they are in life. As she says, “The only thing getting old is ageism.”

Kathy Jacobs was photographed by Yu Tsai in Tampa, FL wearing Bfyne Swimwear.

Kathy Jacobs was photographed by Yu Tsai in Tampa, FL wearing Bfyne Swimwear.

MJ Day: Why Kathy?

Kathy demonstrates the power of persistence, hard work and what it means to follow your dreams. She is one of

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