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Real Girl, Real Beauty: A Grad Student's Breezy Routine

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    Between the long, dark locks, beautiful doe eyes, and top-notch lipstick game, it’s impossible to pick just one reason why Mehak Anwar is high on our list of beauty crushes right now. The current Johns Hopkins business school student (and sister to one of our favorite local designers) also pulls off crazy-cool outfits with aplomb, styling ballerina skirts with floral moto jackets and Pakistani jewelry with hippie ponchos.

    Want the scoop on how she brings it all together? Of course you do. Click through for her under-$12 cure for split ends, the secret to those perfectly matte lips, and a peek at one of the best statement-accessory collections in town.

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Don't Distress: This Denim Looks Good On Everyone

Generally speaking, rips and tears require either a trip to the tailor or a place in the trash. But, there's one article of clothing that's an out-and-out exception to the rule: Apparently, the more distressed your denim is, the trendier you are these days. It's likely the reason we've noticed celebrities like Olivia read