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I’m a Beauty Editor, and These Are the 11 Products Worth Buying on Amazon Prime Day

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It’s time—Amazon Prime Day is finally here! It’s the time of year when Amazon majorly slashes prices on some of its most in-demand products. As a beauty editor, my eyes immediately go toward skincare, haircare, makeup, and beauty tools as I scour for the best steals, and this year, I found so many good ones.

Since there are thousands of beauty products on sale this Amazon Prime Day, I did the homework for you and rounded up 11 of my must-have products. From the at-home laser hair removal device that keeps my skin fuzz-free and the liquid eyeliner that stays put no matter what, to the hair products that keep my hair super-shiny and the facial cream that makes me feel like a French girl, here’s what’s worth your hard-earned cash.

1. Remington IPL Hair Removal System

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Baltimore-based fashion editor, stylist to appear on ‘Tamron Hall’ tv show

As a celebrity stylist and fashion editor, Baltimore-native Zoey Washington’s work has graced the pages of Vogue, Elle, Essence and other top fashion magazines. Wednesday, she’ll share some of her DIY craft tricks and trends on Tamron Hall, a syndicated daytime television talk show.

“We talk about how I got involved in DIY fashion; what I didn’t see in the market and how nothing really spoke to teens and tweens on their basic level,” said Washington, 38, who lives in Federal Hill.

Washington, a graduate of Garrison Forest School, Columbia University and Johns Hopkins University, believes that DIY fashion is the wave of the future — particularly with the younger generation.

“There is no faster fashion than reimagining fashion that you already own,” she explained. Her company SEWSQUAD, which launched in 2019, sells various sewing patterns along with DIY fashion and craft projects. “It’s budget friendly and easier.”

For example,

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I’m a Beauty Editor, and These Are the Products I Would Never Splurge On

Few things in life fill me with more joy than opening up the lid of a seriously luxurious beauty product. It’s shallow, I know, but there’s something about the feeling I get when I know I’m treating myself to something great. I guess that famous advertising tag line sums it up so well: It’s because I’m worth it, right? That’s essentially how consuming luxury beauty products makes me feel, whether that’s treating myself to a nourishing hair mask or taking the time to really massage in my nightly moisturiser.

Having said that though, there are certain products I prefer to buy on a budget. While some high-end alternatives to my budget beauty favourites are wonderful, when it comes to spending my hard-earned cash, the budget buys win. After many years of testing and trialling new beauty launches, I have come to discover that certain products just aren’t worth a great … Read More

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