If you search for “beauty blogs,” Google spits back 28,200,000 results. There are a lot of beauty fanatics out there, and they all have strong opinions. Many of the sites are entertaining, but it’s obvious when one is truly exceptional. Whether it’s well-written content, gorgeous pictures, or a unique voice, there are certain sites we check on a daily basis. In the upcoming weeks we’ll profile different groups of blogs devoted to specific beauty issues (curly hair, women of color, lipstick, etc.) but in the meantime, click through for a review of our current favorite sites. And please...share your favorite hidden beauty gems with us!
Best Nail Polish Blog: All Lacquered Up
Best Fashion-y Beauty Blog: Into The Gloss
Best Magazine Beauty Blog: The Beauty Department
Best Product Review Site: Makeup Alley
Best Fragrance Site: Now Smell This
Best UK-based Beauty Site: Kiss & Makeup
Best Green Beauty Blog: No More Dirty Looks
Best Hair Site: Fashionising’s Hair Blog
It’s not updated nearly enough, but Australia’s Fashionising loves models, and they feature tons of model hair. They delight in models’ frequent hair changes, and document it all with huge photographs. Look for runway trends and model street style--this isn't the place for product news or reviews, though.