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Shopping for beauty is about to get even easier (and more fun)! Find your favorite Best of Beauty products—that won't break the bank—from brands like CoverGirl, Olay, Pantene, Venus, and Secret. Plus, get pro tricks for re-creating the best celebrity hair and makeup looks of 2012, watch our great backstage and how-to beauty videos, and enter for a chance to win Free Stuff—there are 25,000 products up for grabs!
2012 best looks
The sexiest smoky eyes. Bright lips that are as pretty as they are powerful. Lush waves. Cool braids. And one beautiful bun. Our beauty editors pored over thousands of celebrity photos from the past year in search of the best hair and makeup looks. Consider these 17 the shining beauty stars of 2012.
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Now it’s time for some real procrastination! Check out our exclusive videos: Allure’s editors went backstage at Dior, Dolce & Gabbana, Gucci, Lanvin, Prada, and more to bring you the inside scoop on the hottest beauty looks; re-create the best red-carpet hair and makeup with our how-to lessons; and go behind the scenes with Sofia Vergara, Taylor Swift, and Zooey Deschanel.
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