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Barbara Schuler

4 new concealers to try

Iman Cosmetics has launched CC Correct and Cover

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There's always a little something you want to hide, and these new concealers will do the trick:

1. Laura Mercier's High Coverage Concealer will de-puff under the eyes and hide circles. Honey, vitamin E and fruit acids nourish and smooth in 12 shades, $28; at Mercier counters and lauramercier.com.

2. Iman Cosmetics has launched CC Correct & Cover Powder to Crème Concealer. The product...

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3 new eye creams to try

Radical Skincare's new Eye Revive Creme with soothing

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Say goodbye to dark circles and hello to looking refreshed with these new products:

1. You could cover your eyes with cucumber slices, but better, try Radical Skincare's new Eye Revive Créme with soothing cucumber extract. Full of antioxidants like acai berry and grape seed extract, the product targets wrinkles and puffiness, while improving firmness, $125; at radicalskincare.com.

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Tory Burch and more new designer makeup lines

After 10 years as makeup artist on "What

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Looking to add to your makeup collection? Try shopping one of these new lines:

1. Tory Burch launched her new beauty collection at her fall 2014 show. Makeup artist Diane Kendal used the bronzer/blush combo, and brush, $48 each, along with lipstick in Pas du Tout (Burch's favorite shade), $32, to help create her clean fresh look. The line is available at toryburch.com; the lipstick debuts...

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4 new fragrances to try

Desigual bedazzles with a trio of mod new

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After the stock market crash of 1929, couturier Jean Patou found his clients could not afford his pricey clothes. So he created the iconic fragrance Joy. Now there's an updated scent, Joy Forever -- similar notes of rose and jasmine but with "a modern twist," $110-$190; at select Bloomingdale's and Nordstroms.

Not sure smelling like a pizza is all that romantic, but the folks at Demeter Fragrance...

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The best new products to fight dry skin in winter

Lavanila's Healthy Body Butter is available for $19

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Harsh winter weather can be a nightmare for your skin, but these products will help you stay soft and moisturized all winter long:

1. Break out of those troublesome winter skin issues with a touch -- and scent -- of spring. L'Occitane's Shea Butter cream comes in three scents that will make you think of warmer weather -- Vanilla Bouquet, Zesty Lime and Rose Heart, $22 each; at L'Occitane shops...

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3 beauty gadgets to help get great skin

The new Pedi Sonic Foot Transformation System is

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These new beauty gadgets will help you get great skin from head to toe:

1. They've saved your face; now, Clarisonic is looking down -- at your feet. The new Pedi Sonic Foot Transformation System comes with a wet/dry buffing brush head and a smoothing disc, plus three products to help the process along, $199; at select Sephora, Nordstrom and Saks Fifth Avenue stores.

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3 new products for big, sexy hair

Bumble and bumble's new Pret-a-powder blends clay and

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Seems it's all about volume these days, and powders are one way to pump it up. Bumble and bumble's new one, Pret-a-powder, blends clay and oat flour for dry cleansing and volume -- plus it will extend the life of your blow-dry. It comes in four shades -- white, blonde, brown and black; $26, bumbleandbumble.com.

If mechanical help is called for, try HIclips -- basically a hairclip on steroids....

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