Andrea Schan

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What to Expect in Hair for 2016; The Infinite Variety of Bob Makes them Irresistable

Don't expect anything less. When you head to your stylist for a change in 2016, what she's bound to suggest is that never-ending classic, the "bob."<p>Don't expect anything less. When you head to your stylist for a change in 2016, what she's bound to suggest is that never-ending classic, the …

Miranda Lambert

Celebrating the Brilliance of Alan Rickman’s Hans Gruber

He wasn’t the first seductive Hollywood villain, but he may have been the last to fully seduce us.<p>Alan Rickman’s Hans Gruber doesn’t speak until the 25th minute of <i>Die Hard</i>, and when he finally does, it’s with the insouciant menace of a bad guy already tiring of his role. That pre-speech little …

Steve Harvey: Miss Universe, Miss Colombia to reunite on Steve Harvey show special

Steve Harvey made a very public mistake when he announced the incorrect winner of the 2015 Miss Universe pageant. And during a two-day <i>Steve Harvey</i> …

Anne Hathaway: Jennifer Lawrence defense posted on Facebook

The collective Internet, usually such a fan of Jennifer Lawrence, was not pleased when the actress called out a reporter for being on his phone …

FBI Thwarts Alleged New Year's Eve Terror Attack on Upstate New York Bar

As the world prepares to head out and celebrate the arrival of a new year tonight, scary news from upstate New York: Authorities have arrested a 25-year-old man for allegedly planning a New Year's Eve attack at an unnamed bar or restaurant in Rochester, reports NBC New York.<p>Emanuel Lutchman has …

Watch Taylor Swift Battle Nature in ‘Out of the Woods’ Video

Taylor Swift battles feral wolves, forest fires and avalanches in her new video “Out of the Woods.” The singer premiered the track during <i>Dick Clark’s</i> …

Want to eat better in 2016? Put it in writing

There is often a disconnect between the health choices we think we are making and the choices we actually make. We don't consciously quantify how many times we hit snooze on our alarm, watch TV instead of working out, or indulge in a treat. We delude ourselves into thinking these types of choices …

14 Things Every Anxious-Type Needs to Know About Surviving Holiday Air Travel

If the mere idea of this season makes your blood pressure rise and you're getting on a plane to go somewhere, you might feel like you're in survival mode.<p>Holiday madness is officially here. Cue: Stress. If the mere idea of this season makes your blood pressure rise and you're getting on a plane to …

Adele Opens Up About Her Son, Explains The Meaning Behind 'Hello'

"From the other side, I couldn't get over my guilt of leaving my kid to go and write a record and stuff like that."<p>Adele is back and better than ever.<p>In a new interview with Matt Lauer of "Today," the singer opens up about her new album, "25," her adorable son, Angelo, and her happy, healthy …

Selena Gomez is a straight vixen in new 'Hands to Myself' teaser

It's official: Selena Gomez is a grown woman — and she just put us ALL on notice with this racy teaser for <i>Hands to Myself</i>.<p>In the sneak peek, the 23-year-old singer serves Victoria's Secret looks in nothing but black lingerie and stilettos. And as Selena struts around the sumptuous mansion, casually …

Body image issues? Why life drawing class will make you feel better

Amateur artists who attend life drawing classes were happier about their bodies afterwards<p>In a world obsessed with body image, staring at naked women for hours on end may not seem the obvious solution to improving self-confidence.<p>But a new study suggests that attending life drawing classes can …

Ryan Gosling: Eva Mendes Is "The Person I'm Supposed to Be With"

The actor gushes about his baby mama in a rare interview.<p>If you are still in denial about Ryan Gosling and his picture-perfect romance with Eva Mendes, please look away. The Canadian hunk and serial giggler recently spoke to <i>Hello! Canada</i> to promote his new film <i>The Big Short</i> and inadvertently give …

Where to Watch the Victoria's Secret 2015 Fashion Show Pre-Show on Livestream

While the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show happened last month in Manhattan, it's going global tomorrow night—the show will be aired on CBS at 10 P.M. ET (you can watch the VS Live pre-show featuring Gigi, Lily, Adriana, and Behati online too; info below!). With sexy, sparkly, fun energy overflowing …

Why the Canadian dollar won’t stop at 74¢. (In fact, it didn’t)

Lousy managers come in all shapes and sizes, with different traits.<p>But what they all have in common is that they’re “bad freakin’ bosses,” as Second City Works so eloquently puts it.<p>Second City Works, the B2B arm of the famous comedy group, has produced a report unlike most studies that make the …

Business (Canada)

Incredible Skin Care Finds for Winter Dry Skin

I recently came across two skin care lines -- Amala, and Skinfix. The best part about these brands is that they are both made from natural ingredients that quickly prevent and soothe skin problems.<p>I recently came across two skin care lines -- Amala, and Skinfix. The best part about these brands is …

Skin Care

21 Tips to Make Your Tiny Living Room Feel Bigger

At long last, you’ve found your dream apartment, but there’s a (tiny) twist: It’s a <i>bit</i> on the small side. We’ve already established that tiny homes can be totally glam, so there’s no need to worry — less is more in the small space movement. When your tiny apartment is less than 500 or — <i>gasp!</i> — 300 …

Living Rooms

Holiday Skincare Survival Guide

It's the season for cocktail parties and family gatherings, but late nights and a loaded schedule throughout the holidays can lead to tired and dull …

Mockingjay Part 2 Fell Victim to Blockbuster Fatigue, and Anyone Could Be Next

The soft box office for Katniss’s final adventure says less about this landmark franchise than it does about the supersize way Hollywood is rolling out its biggest movies.<p>This is the way Panem ends, not with a bang but a whimper—well, a $101 million whimper. As expected, <i>The Hunger Games: Mockingjay</i> …

Watch Demi Lovato and Alanis Morissette Slay 'You Oughta Know' at the AMAs

Demi Lovato joined Alanis Morissette for a killer rendition of Morissette’s “You Oughta Know” at Sunday night’s American Music Awards. The duo teamed …

This May Be The Best Carry-On Suitcase Idea We've EVER Seen

You can ride it!<p>When it comes to carry-on bags, expert travelers know the average duffel simply will not do. With airlines periodically cracking down on carry-on requirements and passengers shaming others for exceeding the bag size limit, it's crucial to maximize every inch of suitcase space …

Build Your Own Scary Surveillance Jeep For Under $5000 With This Hacker's Guide

If you could turn your car into a surveillance vehicle capable of intercepting telephone calls, jamming communications and manipulating electronic systems run by critical infrastructure providers, would you do it? What if it cost less than $5000?<p>This is possible thanks to cheap kit and open source …

eBay's revamped apps are big for sellers, not just buyers

eBay may like the idea of serving as a storefront, but it knows that this only works if it helps you sell your wares at the same time. That's where the company's reworked, version 4.0 mobile apps come into play -- the version 4.0 update for both Android and iOS gives auctions higher priority than …

Adblock Browser officially launches on iOS and Android

With more than 400 million desktop installations in its pocket, it was only a matter of time until Adblock Plus became available on mobile devices. Eyeo, the company behind the extension, first tested the water back in 2013, but when Google pulled the app, it decided that incorporating its filters …

Ad Blocking

Jawbone's fitness trackers will track more of your fitness

"Basically, we're fixing all of the things that people hate," is how one Jawbone rep here at IFA 2015 describes this mid-lifecycle update to Jawbone's range of wrist-worn fitness trackers. When we reviewed the Up3 earlier this year, we described it as a feature-packed disappointment, since while …

Wearable Tech

What Makes Uber Run

The transportation service has become a global brand, an economic force, and a cultural lightning rod.<p>Jordan Kretchmer remembers what Travis Kalanick was like before Uber was Uber.<p>Kretchmer was a 25-year-old college dropout with a lot of ideas, and Kalanick had even more. He was in his early …

10 podcasts to sharpen your sales skills

In the competitive 21st century marketplace, it’s more important than ever to keep your sales skills sharp. Regardless of how busy you are, podcasts provide an opportunity to continue learning without disrupting your daily routine. Whether you’re traveling, exercising or sitting in a waiting room, …

This 60-Year-Old Grandma of 7 Will Be Your New Favorite Beauty Vlogger

A lot of celebs seem like that haven’t grown a gray hair — unless it’s intentional, of course — in 20 years. We’re lookin’ at you, recent bday girls Madonna and J Lo. But we know that celebs have access to the best derm docs in the world, pricey laser treatments, fillers and expensive skincare …

Celebrity Gossip

Teen Choice Awards: Vin Diesel pays tribute to Paul Walker with emotional speech

An emotional Vin Diesel praised Paul Walker and his daughter Meadow during this year’s Teen Choice Awards after <i>Furious 7</i> took home the award for …

The Best Movies to Watch in August 2015

The most promising releases in theaters and on Netflix and Blu-ray in the coming month.<p>August is typically one of—if not the—dreariest months for movies, though this year, a surprising number of strong premieres will make going to the theater anything but a chore. From stripped-down genre efforts …