The Cosmetics Cop

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Dedicated to helping you find solutions to your beauty concerns, we'll cut through the hype so you can better understand what works (and what doesn't). Led by best-selling author and beauty expert Paula Begoun, The Paula’s Choice Research Team provides detailed, scientifically validated cosmetic critiques you won't find anywhere else! For more information, visit

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Are you dealing with oily and dry skin? What about wrinkles and acne, or dryness and enlarged pores? Tune in as Paula and Bryan go over the best routines to deal with multiple skin types and concerns going on at the... more

Join Paula and Bryan as they discuss what makes skin tone uneven, how to treat uneven skin tone, and how to identify your skin tone so that shopping for foundation is much easier. Find out the one product that can improve uneven... more

We all have at least one bad skin-care habit, so join Nathan and Bryan as they present the eight worst skin care habits and what to do instead. From picking at a blemish to sleeping in makeup and switching skin-care routines weekly, we... more

Former makeup artists Bryan and Nathan join forces to present their best makeup application tips decade by decade. Find out how (and why) your makeup should change with age, learn how makeup can make an aging face look younger, and... more

Tune in as Paula teams up with Nathan to share the best ways to get curly, wavy, or frizzy hair super-straight. They'll reveal the top tools and styling techniques that ensure long-lasting results, and highlight which styling products to use to get... more

In perhaps the most personal show Paula has done, she reveals her nearly lifelong struggles with eczema and how she finally got relief. Together with Bryan, Paula reveals the best ways to bring soothing relief to dry, itchy skin. You'll also... more

Paula reveals her secret to getting and keeping lips enviably smooth, plus you'll discover why so many lip-care products actually make chapping worse! After listening to this show you'll have Paula and team's best advice for ensuring your... more

Join Paula and Bryan as they discuss the various ways you can apply foundation for flawless results. Learn which method Paula prefers (and why) and hear tips and tricks for making sure you find your perfect shade—and why most... more

In this special show, Cosmetics Cop Paula Begoun and her longtime co-writer Bryan Barron sit down to discuss not only what's new at Paula's Choice, but why the cosmetics industry is universally crazy, how fashion magazines can... more

Join Paula's Choice Research Team staffers Bryan and Nathan as they debunk the myth that expensive hair care is better. And, using their years of hair care formulary expertise, listen as they list the best hair-care products at the... more