Allison Chen

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If You Have These Apps, You Don't Need an Interior Designer

The interior design service on the rise recently launched a app. Homepolish Magazine is a complete portfolio of all of its projects, so you can scour …

The Best Drugstore Skin Care Products of 2018

Ask any dermatologist about their favorite skin care products and there’s a good chance at least 3/4 of them come from the drugstore. It’s true—while there are plenty of great luxury options out there, that very same innovation has trickled down into what you'll find on the shelves at your local …

Skin Care

7 Affordable Decor Stores an Interior Designer Swears By

Homepolish interior designer Shannon Smith creates high-end-looking rooms on a realistic budget. Case in point: the stunning DC apartment she designed from the ground up for under $5,000. We were so astounded that Shannon was able to find these on-trend pieces on a budget that we had to know where …

The Magical Japanese Rose Cleanser That's Blowing Up the Internet Right Now

It's aliiiiiive!<p>Too often, washing your face feels like a chore. But the annoying/obligatory task has just gotten a <i>lot</i> more exciting thanks to Japanese beauty line Kanebo Evita, which has transformed the cleansing process into a rose ceremony we can actually get behind.<p>The brand's new anti-aging …

The differences between advertising and PR continue to blur.

Both need creativity, storytelling and data.<p>As advertising becomes more about earning attention and creating owned content, and PR agencies do more …

Drugstore Buys Makeup Artists Can’t Get Enough Of | Makeup.com

You <i>know</i> our thoughts on drugstore makeup. C’mon, why spend $100 when you can spend $10. Of course, we’ve made exceptions for the classics that are a …

Planning a Wine Country Road Trip

All roads lead to wine. Isn't that how the saying goes? No? Well, it should. With the summer maelstrom winding down and autumn approaching, now is a choice time to sit down and plan a road trip through wine country. A wine writer with a street synonym for a last name, Judith Lane is the perfect …

Wine

25 Of The Best Employee Perks You Need To Have

Thanks to companies in Silicon Valley, employees have high expectations of the perks that your company offers.Besides perks like medical and dental …

The Workplace

9 must-have apps for foodies and cooks

Are you a foodie? Do you have more photos of food than your family and friends on Instagram? And go to the farmers market every weekend? I get you.<p>While I love cookbooks and notebooks filled with recipes recorded in nice penmanship, I have become increasingly reliant on my phone or tablet in the …

The Man Who Wants Everyone to Be a Millionaire

Who wants to be a millionaire? Timothy Sykes teaches everyone how he became a millionaire and how you can too.<p>Who wants to be a millionaire? I’ve had this dream ever since I was 8 years old. I used to write papers and draw pictures of what I'd do with the money. At the age of 24 I had successfully …

Stock Markets

17 Reasons Every Beauty Lover Should Shop at Target

Short of a brand-new car, you can pretty much buy anything at Target. Most importantly (duh), the retailer's beauty offerings are just as extensive. Our favorites, ahead.

10 Ways to Treat Your Skin Like a Derm Would

Want gorgeous skin? It’s time to start thinking like a dermatologist. While you can’t see your skin doc for every bump and blemish, you can impress …

Latest Fashion Trends & Celebrity Style

Celebrity Style

Unexpected Honeymoon Spots That Will Make You Rethink Your Plans

Farm-to-table

Why Hortonworks acquired a data startup with ties to the internet of things

Hortonworks, a company that sells a version of open source Hadoop software for processing huge amounts of data, is using its latest acquisition to …

This Road Trip is One For The Bucket List

North of San Francisco lies a stretch of California coastline that nobody ever tells you about. Locals play sly. And tourists? It rarely crosses their radar. But it's road-trip country at its best, checking all the right boxes from secret beaches to neck-craning views to oysters sold right at the …

Oysters

40 Public Relations Tips From Pros On Influencer Marketing

The way we consume content has changed so much over the past decade.<p>People no longer adhere to a broadcaster’s schedule. In fact, they simply don’t …

Happy National Dog Day! Here Are 13 Puppy GIFs To Flood Your Eyeballs With Cuteness

It's National Dog Day, which calls for celebration, and by celebration, I do of course mean a roundup of adorable puppy GIFs. Naturally.<p>I've …

21 Inspiring Quotes That Will Motivate Your Adventurous Pursuits

There’s something about quotes that we all find irresistible. Maybe it’s that they tend to come from ordinary people who have gone on to do …

Motivation

Essential Food Apps for Every Foodie

Not long ago, my daily life was in really bad shape. I was sleeping anywhere between 3am to 6am on average, and on the really bad days I wouldn’t …