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Angela Trakoshis

Commerce Writer

About Me: Queens native, taco lover and proud beauty-hoarder.
Hair Texture: Wavy
Hair Color: Brownish black, depending on how the sun hits it.
Biggest Hair Concern: Flatness
Skin Tone: Somewhere between fair and medium with olive undertones
Skin Type: Oily, but dry patches
Greatest Skin Concern: Acne scars
The Product I Always Run Out Of: Cotton rounds and Bioderma
Biggest Beauty Regret: Getting a bob cut 5 years ago, will never get over it.
Beauty Product You Can’t Live Without: Blending sponge
Beauty Product You’ll Never Use: Cleansing oil...for now.
Biggest Beauty Indulgence: A foot massage. It calms me the most.
If I Could Trade Makeup Bags With Anyone It Would Be: No one. I worked way too hard to find my perfect routine.
Fragrance I’m Currently Wearing: Everyday I wear Victoria's Secret Bombshell, but when I am really feeling myself it’s Louis Vuitton Le Jour Se Léve.

SAVE THAT MONEY, HONEY
Sephora Announces Sephorathon, an Epic Sale Event for All Members in December

Calling all Beauty Insiders, VIBs and Rouge members: This one's for you.

Soft Serve
My New Favorite Fragrance Is Actually a Vegan Body Oil

Land & Skye's 11 11 Body Oil smells like an Upper East Side flower shop and feels like a silky summer dream.

DEALS DEALS DEALS
Sephora's Black Friday Sale Is Even Better Than Last Year

These are the deals you need to shop, all hand-picked by Allure's beauty editors.

GLOSSY
Glossier's Only Sale of the Year Is Happening for Black Friday

Glossier rarely offers discounts, so it's a very big deal when it happens. This Black Friday, it's not just faves like Boy Brow and Balm Dot Calm that are going on sale — the brand's entire range is included in the shopping event.

CLEAN HANDS
Dove Just Launched Super-Moisturizing Hand Sanitizer

The formula is moisturizing, effective, and only costs $5.

ABB REVIEW
NatureLab Tokyo Perfect Shine Clarifying Scalp Scrub

 It works like magic after just one use.

CRY NOW, LAUGH LATER
Can Crying All the Time Make Your Skin Break Out?

It's my 2020 and I'll cry if I want to.

MOTHER-DAUGHTER GOALS
Kylie Jenner Looks Just Like Kris in Her New Makeup Campaign

his isn’t her first time cosplaying as her mom, but it’s definitely her most impressive.

NO PAIN HERE
How to Make Tweezing Your Eyebrows Less Painful

Plucking your brows is always going to suck a little, but taking these five steps can help prevent tweezer-induced tears. 

SEND NUDES
Huda Beauty’s Naughty Nude Palette Includes a Brand-New Eye Shadow Formula

Huda Kattan spent two years on the formulation for her second nude palette. I got to try it before anyone else. 

INCHES BABY
Kendall Jenner Posted a Selfie to Prove How Long Her Hair's Grown

As a member of the Long Hair Club myself, I welcome Kendall into the fold.

SO COOL
Reign Disick’s Newest Haircut Is a Mohawk

Since cutting off his famously long hair this summer, it seems Kourtney Kardashian’s five year old is exploring his other options.

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