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Beauty

  1. painless shopping
    The 30 Best Gifts (That You Can Buy on Amazon) for Every Type of GirlfriendWe recommend the best gifts, from long-term partners to “Is it official yet?” girlfriends.
  2. empty!
    The 6 Products Our Beauty Columnist Emptied Out in DecemberTo find out about the products worth excavating, we occasionally invite friends of the Strategist to tell us about their monthly empties.
  3. recommended by experts
    The Best Hand Creams, According to ExpertsIncluding the best for nail and cuticle care, the best cruelty-free option, and the best oil-free hand cream.
  4. stuff we buy ourselves
    The Strategist Haul: What the Editors Bought in NovemberIncluding fancy tinned fish, CBD oil, and greyhound-size dog toys.
  5. empty!
    The 9 Products a Skin-Care Connoisseur Emptied Out in NovemberTo find out about the products worth excavating, we occasionally invite friends of the Strategist to tell us about their monthly empties.
  6. recommended by experts
    The Best Mascaras, According to Makeup ArtistsIncluding lengthening, separating, curling, and waterproof options.
  7. gifts they might actually want
    The Best Beauty Advent Calendars to Buy Before They Sell OutThere’s no doubt a beauty advent calendar makes a great gift to any beauty lover in your life, but which ones are really worth it?
  8. trust me i should know
    The Skin Care Drag Queen Farrah Moan Has Convinced Dozens of Queens to Use“If I’m really, really obsessed with a product, I tell at least 10 or 12 people about it.”
  9. celebrity shopping
    What Lawrence Chaney Can’t Live Without“It’s been really thrown about — used like me in the bedroom — and it still works.”
  10. trust me i should know
    I’ve Tried Over 40 Beauty Pie Products. These Are the Ones I Buy on Repeat.My vanity and bathroom are littered with Beauty Pie products in their handsome and minimal containers.
  11. ask a cool person
    What Are the Best Press-On Nails?Instead of spending hours with teeny-tiny brushes attempting to recreate a design you saw on Instagram, you can simply use press-ons.
  12. ask a cool person
    What Is the Best Perfume?We asked cool women, from podcasters to entrepreneurs and designers, exactly what perfume they wear.
  13. recommended by experts
    The Best Shampoos for Fine Hair, According to HairstylistsWith specific picks for volumising, texturising, moisturising, and more.
  14. trust me i should know
    Everything I Used to Draw My Eyebrows On (When Chemo Made Them Disappear)Until they started disappearing, I had no idea how much my dark eyebrows defined my face, and how much I took them for granted.
  15. recommended by experts
    The Best Eye-Shadow Palettes, According to Makeup ArtistsSo you can do everything from a no-makeup-makeup look to a full-on glitter eye.
  16. your shopping cart
    Guest Strategist Haul: What Author Shon Faye Bought in August“Since a friend and I became obsessed with skin care to distract from winter lockdown, I get all my skin care from subscription service Beauty Pie.”
  17. recommended by experts
    The Best Products for Dry Hair, According to Hairstylists“A great moisturising shampoo and conditioner is the best first line of defence for dry hair.”
  18. your shopping cart
    What Readers Are Buying: Olive Oil, Children’s Books, and Night CreamWe reveal the top ten things you’ve been adding to your shopping cart in August.
  19. this thing’s incredible
    I Bulk-Buy This £3 Dupe for My Beloved M.A.C ‘Chestnut’ Lip LinerIt’s extremely pigmented, like “Chestnut,” and gives you that perfect ’90s chocolate shade of brown.
  20. stuff we buy ourselves
    The Strategist Haul: What the Editors Bought in JulyIncluding linen bedsheets and two types of suncream.
  21. your shopping cart
    What Readers Are Buying: Tower Fans, Desk Fans, and a La Mer DupeOur look at the top ten things you’ve been adding to your shopping cart in July.
  22. recommended by experts
    The Best False Lashes, According to ExpertsIncluding budget and full-glam options and the best styles for beginners
  23. dupes week
    I Found a Solid Dupe for My Gut-Wrenchingly Expensive Christophe Robin Hair MaskTexture sprays, oils, and leave-in conditioners have become basically superfluous.
  24. dupes week
    The Convincing Chanel, La Mer, and Diptyque Dupes My Followers Filled Me in On“It has the same texture and gives the same hydrating, brightening results.”
  25. recommended by experts
    The Best Drugstore Liquid Eyeliners, According to Makeup ArtistsIncluding the one Amy Winehouse used.
  26. stuff we buy ourselves
    The Strategist Haul: What the Editors Bought in JuneIncluding a body-safe vibrator, a TikTok-famous top, and a Glossier sale item.
  27. micro sales
    Everything Worth Buying at the Friends of Glossier SaleStock up now on cult-favourite beauty products while they’re 20 percent off.
  28. recommended by experts
    The Best Under-Eye Concealers, According to Makeup ArtistsIncluding options that brighten, blur, and even treat the delicate skin under your eyes.
  29. recommended by experts
    The Best Treatments for Sunburn, According to DermatologistsIncluding gels, lotions, creams — and some products you probably already have in your cupboars.
  30. our shopping cart
    The Strategist Haul: What the Editors Bought in AprilIncluding ombre tennis socks, a Mad Men couch, and an (exceptionally) exfoliating scrub.
  31. recommended by experts
    The Best Curling Irons, According to Professional HairstylistsIncluding one with a “game changer” accessory.
  32. this thing’s incredible
    I Forsook Fenty for This Creamy, Glowy Too Faced ConcealerWhenever I post a selfie wearing it, I receive compliments — and when I tweet my love for the product, my mentions fill with women who feel the same.
  33. this thing’s incredible
    It’s Painfully Expensive, But This Toner Made My Hyperpigmentation History“Friends and family were constantly complimenting me on my skin’s glowiness.”
  34. your shopping cart
    Guest Strategist Haul: What Novelist Megan Nolan Bought in February“I’m not really a bag or shoe person, but I am addicted to frivolous outerwear.”
  35. sleep week
    My White Sheets Stay Free of Self-Tanner Thanks to This Silky Sleeping BagMy boyfriend hardly even notices when I’m sleeping in it.
  36. sleep week
    I Tell Anyone Who Will Listen About This Sleep-Granting Body CreamMy sleep app has the proof.
  37. this thing’s incredible
    I Could Never Blow-dry My Afro Hair – Until I Bought This HairdryerIt was the Amazon reviews that eventually made me buy it. I saw fellow Back women raving about its efficiency and how easy it was to use.
  38. this thing’s incredible
    I Give These 19th-Century German Bath Salts to Everyone I KnowThe handwritten logo is the signature of Herr Kneipp, a Bavarian priest who shook up Germany in the 1850s.
  39. ask a cool person
    What’s the Best Blonde Shampoo?Whether you’re hoping to shift brassiness or to care for your (bleached) natural curls, we asked five experts for their recommendations.
  40. recommended by experts
    What’s the Best Pregnancy Skin Care?We asked eight experts, including dermatologists and influencers, for their must-haves, including the best mask, moisturiser, and multi-use product.
  41. this thing’s incredible
    This Serum Makes My (Almost) 40-Year-Old Skin Look 25I’ve been using the serum for 12 years now and have stopped only once.
  42. ask a cool person
    What’s the Best Red Lipstick?We spoke to ten stylish women — each of whom is a connoisseur of the red lip — to get their thoughts on the best red lipsticks.
  43. recommended by experts
    What’s the Best Anti-Dandruff Shampoo?Whether it’s an occasional occurrence or a chronic condition, most of us have dealt with dandruff at some point.
  44. skin week
    The Best Moisturisers for Oily Skin, According to DermatologistsThat won’t make you look like a greaseball.
  45. skin week
    The Best Vitamin C Serums, According to Dermatologists and Beauty WritersIncluding specific serums for dry, oily, and acne-prone skin.
  46. skin week
    The Best Sheet Masks on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic ReviewersIncluding the best for treating acne, the best for men, and the best charcoal sheet mask.
  47. skin week
    The French Lotion That Banished My Winter AshinessWhen I posted it on Instagram, four friends DM’d to sing its praises, too.
  48. skin week
    Every Finnish Person I Know Uses This Supermarket MoisturizerThe £30 moisturiser is a hit in Helsinki, where winters reach -25°C
  49. skin week
    The Strategist Guide to Shopping at GlossierIncluding a cleanser beloved by VSCO Girls, a highlighter stick Rio swears by, a bodywash a makeup artist can’t shave without, and, yes, Boy Brow.
  50. skin week
    I Tried (and Repeatedly Failed) to Live Without This SerumWithin a few weeks of constant use, my skin was noticeably more uniform in texture and colour, and my skin was generally glowier and plumper.
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