One of the best parts about going backstage at Fashion Week is hearing the interesting (and sometimes abstract) inspiration behind the beauty looks. We've heard it all, from eye makeup that called on "teenagers from Mars" to hair that mimics Frida Kahlo's signature style. If you've been keeping up with the runway looks, this pop quiz will be no problem. Test your runway knowledge below.
We've all experienced a blemish in our lives, and many of us are still dealing with one (or more) right this very minute. But as much as you know to use salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide to treat those breakouts, how much do you really know about that actual causes of that pimple on your face? Test your acne knowledge now.Take the Quiz
Cellulite strikes the supermodel and the graduate student alike, and there's a world full of potions and procedures designed to get rid of the stuff. So what, exactly, is cellulite, and why does it want to get its dimples onto you? Find out if you have all the facts now.Take the Quiz
When it comes to smooth legs, there are plenty of razors that fill the beauty aisle — from colorful disposables like Venus Tropical Razors ($11) to moisturizing options like the Schick Intuition ($12), and even bikini trimmers like the Bliss Trim & Bare It ($64). And while modern shaving products offer up quadruple razor this and vibrating handles that, in the early days, razors weren't quite as sophisticated. Let's go way, way back and explore the history of these basic hair removal devices. What do you know about the history of shaving?Take the Quiz
When it comes to choosing the most flattering makeup hues, are you a warm or a cool? Back in the '80s, a huge movement existed that used seasons to determine just that. Were you a Winter or a Summer? And what color palettes would go with said season? On and on the process went — there were even swatch books with fabric samples carefully customized by a color expert so that the guesswork was taken out of each and every shopping trip. They were definitely on to something, though.
Choosing the right colors based around your hair, eye, and natural undertones will, after all, accentuate your natural features and make you glow. Take the quiz below to uncover more about yourself. See if you're a warm or a cool, and get helpful tips on making your color selections a breeze. Note: It's best to do this test in natural light with a freshly washed face. Also, pull your hair back and keep your shoulders bare so you get a true sense of your natural coloring. Take the quiz now.
Fall is great for a lot of reasons, but a high point of the season is the variety of foods and spices that come into play. Pumpkin, cinnamon, and apple are just a few of the tasty treats that seem even more fun to indulge in, especially this week. But did you know that some of these foods have beauty benefits, too? Take our quiz to test your knowledge on the benefits of some of the most popular flavors of Fall.Take the Quiz
We're always hearing about the beauty products hiding in our cabinets and pantries, but are they actually beneficial? And if they are, why? Test your kitchen-friendly beauty knowledge with our quiz. You may be surprised at what you didn't know.Take the Quiz