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20 Pictures Of Small Tips To Live A Satisfying Life

What does it mean to live a satisfying life? It means living a life in balance. It means making sure that your emotional, mental, physical, and …

Happiness

72 Fall Beauty Launches We'd Stand in Line to Buy

We're not going to lie — there are perks to being beauty editors. It's our job to sample new launches months before they hit shelves. Every three months, a new slew of hair and makeup innovations arrive for us to test, and the beauty junkie inside begins to rejoice. This Fall, our desks are …

Skin Care

Vaseline: the miracle beauty secret

What is the first thing that comes to your mind when you think of ‘vaseline’ ? No, not that! Apparently, there are so many unique uses for vaseline, …

17 Make-Ahead Breakfasts for Busy Mornings

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but busy mornings result in us skipping it altogether more often than not. These 17 make-ahead options make starting the day off right with some non-coffee sustenance much much easier. Featuring a wide spectrum of healthy <i>and</i> indulgent eats, you’ll be …

14 Products You Need to Take Off All That Glitter Makeup

We get it. You want a look that will pop in all those holiday photo booth pics, and shimmery shadows in unexpected shades are our go-to. But at the end of the night (or early morning), there’s one thing you <i>definitely</i> have to do before tucking yourself into bed: Take off all your makeup and wash …

The Secrets to Thick, Shiny Hair

Six tips to guarantee your fullest, glossiest, most gorgeous locks yet<p>Soft, bouncy, voluminous tresses can be yours. Here, the latest breakthrough products, tools, and treatments to get the hair you want.<p><b>1. THE PERFECT SHAMPOO</b> <b>Living Proof</b> Perfect Hair Day Shampoo and Conditioner ($24 each) can help …

Kimpton and the Rise of Boutiques in the Hotel Business

While hotels have always been gateways to a destination, the boutique/design/lifestyle hotel surge in the late 20th century elevated the urban hotel …

How to Have the Healthiest Day of Your Life

Photo: Courtesy ELLE<p>Follow this hour-by-hour playbook to stay energized, organized, and focused all day, everyday.<p><b>6 a.m. Sleep a little longer</b>"Getting enough quality shut-eye affects not only your metabolism but also the quality of your day," says registered dietitian Laura Cipullo, author of</i> …

Best Method to Delete Apps on the iPhone

Are you incapable to remove applications on the iPhone? Or are your applications trapped on ‘Waiting’ or ‘Loading’? Chances are, if you lately …

Apps

Simple Strategies to Save on Your Next Vacation

<i>zoetnet / Flickr</i><p>Travel doesn't have to be expensive -- if you know how to play it right. Now that you've figured out how to save on your hotel and your flight, don't forget to continue saving once the vacation is underway. Transportation, food, lodging and activities: These are all expenses that …

Personal Finance

8 Drugstore Lipstick Formulas To Buy Right Now

OS X Yosemite Review: An Equal Partner for iOS 8

Apple on Thursday released the latest version of its Mac operating system, OS X Yosemite, to the public.<p>With Yosemite, OS X not only gets a brand new …

7 Habits of Incredibly Happy People

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below was</i> …

Here's Why You Shouldn't Trust The Pictures On Hotel Websites

Professional reviewers from the hotel review website Oyster visited vacation properties from Barbados to Boston, and the photos they took didn't quite match up with the online fantasy.<p>If you're thinking of booking a warm getaway as the cold weather sets in, let these "photo fakeouts" serve as a …

28 Fall Weeknight Meals You Can Make in an Hour or Less

From roasted chicken to winter squash pasta, here are 33 quick weeknight meals for fall.<p><b>Pasta, winter squash, roast chicken—fall is the best time for weeknight cooking</b>. Plan your entire week's worth of dinners with these 33 meals, each of which can be made in an hour or less.