20 Ways to Include Pantone’s Colors of the Year into Your Beauty Routine

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It seems like 2016 will be the year of pastel. Pantone decided to break tradition this year by selecting two Colors of the Year – dreamy ‘Serenity’ (a tranquil blue) and delicate ‘Rose Quartz’ (a soft pink). The two colors – which are very reminiscent of cotton candy, no? – are a match made in beauty heaven. From eye makeup to nails to hair, there are plenty of ways to include Rose Quartz and Serenity into your beauty routine…keep scrolling to get inspired!


20 Cheat Sheets to Help You Up Your Makeup Game

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They say a picture is worth a thousand words…and that’s especially true when it comes to makeup. From infographs to pictorials, we’ve rounded up twenty visuals that will help you make sense of your makeup. Whether you’re a newbie who wants to learn the basics or a total beauty addict who wouldn’t mind a refresher course, we can almost guarantee you’ll learn something new! Keep reading to discover these game-changing beauty charts.


Extravagant Holiday Gifts for the Ultimate Beauty Addict

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Holiday time is the season of giving, but what do you give the beauty lover who already has everything? Scroll through for the most opulent, extravagant, unnecessary-but-definitely-covetable beauty gifts out there. From a lifetime supply of La Mer to caviar-infused facial cream encased in an actual caviar server to a fifty-piece Tom Ford lipstick collection, each gift is more luxurious than the last!


25 Ways to Use Coconut Oil: Beauty Edition!

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There are lots of multi-tasking beauty products out there: a lipstick that doubles as blush, shampoo that can work as a body wash…but how many products have literally dozens of possible uses? Coconut oil is one of a kind. While it was originally intended for cooking purposes, beauty addicts soon caught on. This cure-all product can do everything from moisturize skin to whiten teeth to keep hair shiny and healthy. One of the best things about this natural, organic oil is it’s easy to find: visit almost any supermarket or health food store, and odds are you’ll see coconut oil on the shelves. Grab a big tub, and use it for everything from your dinner to your skincare routine! Read on for 25 of our favorite beauty uses for the miracle product that is coconut oil.


Halloween Nail Art Inspiration!


Halloween is tomorrow! Let your nails do the talking with some festive nail art. Fun nail art can take your look to the next level. If you’re going out sans costume, your nails can take center stage…or you can complement your costume with nail art that will add an extra oomph. Get inspired with some of our favorite designs from Instagram!


The Coolest Beauty Boxes You Probably Haven’t Heard Of! We’re so excited to offer you 25% off of the first month of your Scentbird subscription!! If you sign up now through November 21st, use the code Pampadour25 at checkout to redeem the offer.


If you’re a beauty addict, odds are you’re subscribed to one or two (maybe more…we don’t judge!) beauty boxes. I count down the days until I receive my new Ipsy bag every month. We all know and love Birchbox, Ipsy and GlossyBox, but there are so many incredible subscription boxes out there that you’ve probably never heard of. Keep reading for six different ones that you need to check out!


How to Remove a Gel Manicure at Home…Without Damaging Your Nails!

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I’ve been getting gel manicures regularly for the past few years, and I haven’t looked back. As someone who’s prone to next-day-chips, this long-lasting manicure was a godsend. Perfectly shiny, chip-free nails for two weeks? Does it get any better?! The only con, in my eyes, is the removal process. It takes quite a bit more time than taking off a standard mani – sometimes I just don’t have the time to sit in the salon, waiting for the formula to come off. That’s why I decided to start removing the polish at home…I do it right before bed, while I’m watching TV, anytime that I have a few minutes to spare. To learn how to remove your gel manicure from the comfort of your own home (WITHOUT damaging your nails – don’t even think about peeling the polish off), keep reading!