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How One Woman Lost Over 100 Pounds and Completed 5 Spartan Trifectas

When Justine McCabe's mother passed away from breast cancer–related complications in 2013, Justine sank into a depression. Just as she thought things couldn't get any worse, her husband took his own life a few months later. Overcome with grief, Justine, who already struggled with her weight, turned to food for comfort. Within a few months, she gained almost 100 pounds. 

Hydrate: Josie Maran Argan Moonstone Drops Makeup Priming and Highlighting Oil

If you have dry skin, mattifying primers aren't your best option—swap for a luxurious oil instead. Use it to moisturize and prime before applying makeup, or add a few drops right to your foundation.


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Illuminate Your Comlexion: Cover FX Illuminating Primer

To get a gorgeous luminescent look, combine an illuminating primer with a light-catching highlighter. (For non-primer highlighter picks, try one of these no-filter-needed highlighters.)



Calm Redness: Dermalogica Redness Relief Primer SPF 20

Instead of applying layers of concealer to redness, try a color-correcting primer. (But first, get to the bottom of the cause of your skin's redness.) This one contains calming oat extracts to soothe skin and green botanical extracts to counteract redness.


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