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Sarah Kinonen

Associate Digital Beauty Director

About me: Big fan of skin care, cats, and Barry's Bootcamp
Hair Texture: Straight to wavy
Hair Color: Dirty blonde (color-treated)
Biggest Hair Concern: Flatness
Skin Tone: Fair
Skin Type: Combination/Sensitive
Greatest Skin Concern: Eczema
The Product I Always Run Out Of: Body lotion
Biggest Beauty Regret: I regret nothing.
Beauty Product(s) You Can’t Live Without: Sunscreen and brow pencil
Beauty Product You’ll Never Use: Hair dryer
Biggest Beauty Indulgence: Massage
If I Could Trade Makeup Bags With Anyone It Would Be: Shari Marchbein, a New York City-based dermatologist
Fragrance I’m Currently Wearing: Glossier You

Youth to the People Kale + Spinach Green Tea Hyaluronic Acid

A creamy but lightweight moisturizer made with superfoods kale and spinach.

Differin Gel

The first retinoid gel approved for over-the-counter use to treat acne

Why Everyone Is So Obsessed With the Beautyblender Original Makeup Sponge

It's won so many awards it's hard to keep track. 

How to Transition Your Skin-Care Routine From Summer to Fall

Time to swap out lightweight summer staples for richer formulas.

This Celeb-Loved Clean Beauty Brand Launched a Vitamin C Serum

And let me tell you, it's real good.

sun protection 101
7 Sunscreen Tips From Derms for the Ultimate Summer Coverage

We asked dermatologists for all their tips and tricks. 

9 of the Biggest Skin-Care Questions Asked by Allure Readers

Introducing: You Asked, We Answered.

Garnier SkinActive Micellar Cleansing Water All-in-1

A nonlathering facial cleanser that removes makeup without water

Supergoop Unseen Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 40

A clear, primer-like sunscreen with an oil-free, completely invisible, scentless, and lightweight formulation that dries down clear on skin.

Drunk Elephant Umbra Sheer Physical Daily Defense SPF 30

A natural sunscreen that protects skin from UV damage

ACNE 101
How to Get Rid of Blackheads for Good, According to Experts

Learn the top tricks and tips from pros.

4 Skin-Care Products to Help You Look More Awake

The beauty editor-approved picks are too good.

dye job
Here's How to Remove Hair Dye From Your Skin

Read this before your next boxed dye job attempt.

Banila Co Clean It Zero Purifying Oil Cleanser

A cleansing balm that removes makeup, dirt, and oil without stripping the skin.

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