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New and Innovative Self-Tanners for Summer

Streaky, orange messes are a thing of the past.

Is This Controversial Ingredient In Your Sunscreen Doing More Harm Than Good?

Mineral-based sunscreens are better for coral reefs—but are they also a better for your skin?

Watercolor-Inspired Makeup Tips and Products That Are Perfect for Summer

Formulas that look pigmented—but feel weightless—are perfect for the warm season.

5 Weird Side Effects of Too Much Sun

Be mindful this weekend of when it's time to sit in the shade.

Yes, "Sunscreen Pills" Really Are a Terrible Idea

File them next to waist trainers and magical cellulite creams.

Heat Is Wreaking Havoc On Your Skin (Here's What You Can Do to Protect It)

Just because you apply sunscreen doesn't mean you're in the clear.

The Best Way to Apply Self-Tanner Based On Your Skin Tone

New formulas hydrate and provide a gradual glow.

5 Bold New Fragrances You'll Want to Wear All Summer

Whether you want clean and sexy, or fun but sophisticated, look to these bold picks.

Unicorn Snot Is the Glittery SPF That Makes Sun Safety Magically Easy

You every 5 minutes: "I think it's time to reapply!!!"

Can Athleisure Makeup Stand Up to Workouts In 90-Degree Weather?

Can "exercise-proof" makeup REALLY last through the sweatiest workouts?

How to Master Pretty Pops of Color for Makeup That Screams Summer

No need to shy away from reds and purples, here's how to wear bright makeup this summer.

How to Shrink Large Pores for Flawlessly Clear Skin

The best ways to keep your skin clear through Labor Day and beyond

Sunscreens for Working Out That Don't Suck—or Streak or Leave You Greasy

<em>Shape</em> editor-tested products that will make lathering up less of a chore this summer.

The 4-Second Way to Prevent Ingrown Hairs

Hint: It's in your medicine cabinet.