Carol Wilson

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5 Drugstore Foundations Dermatologists Swear By For Women Over 30

Admit it: You've probably spent a fortune on the priciest foundations for flawless, wrinkle-free skin. I get it - there's nothing more important than …

The Compelling Memoirs You Have To Read

Some call it navel-gazing. We call it too good to put down.<p>As much as we adore fiction, a good memoir really has a huge emotional impact on the …

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Sorry, Makeup Wipes Are the Actual Worst

My skin care routine in my early twenties can be summed up in four letters: DGAF. But now—as I speed-walk toward the finish line of my late twenties—taking care of my face is on the top of my priorities list. Not because I want to beat back the ravages of time (I truly DGAF about that), but because …

There’s an island where you can go to cuddle rescue puppies

Heaven exists, and we have found it.<p>Have a think about how your perfect day would go. Chances are it would involve lying on a beach on an island somewhere, right? How about if I were to throw some puppies in there for funsies? Yep, that’ll do nicely.<p>Well, we live in a world where dreams clearly do …

Fiction Book Review: The Forgotten Girl by Rio Youers. St. Martin’s/Dunne, $26.99 (352p) ISBN 978-1-250-07239-9

The Forgotten Girl<p>Rio Youers. St. Martin’s/Dunne, $26.99 (352p) ISBN 978-1-250-07239-9<p>More By and About This Author<p>Canadian author Youers (<i>Westlake</i> …

You can now shop Urban Decay's new complexion primers and makeup setting sprays

Post-Christmas means that the retail, beauty, and fashion worlds are only focused on one thing — Spring! Lucky for us, that means we can get our …

Skin Care

The best cities in the world for book lovers

The streets of Edinburgh and Hong Kong are overflowing with books. Istanbul and Singapore, less so.<p>Every year the World Cities Culture Forum collects information on how people consume culture around the world. The organization looks at factors like how many video game arcades a city has, or how …

Water Colors: 8 Beautiful Photos of Oceans From Above

Aerial photographer Tommy Clarke hangs out of helicopters to shoot the sea from the sky, showing there's no view like the one from above. “I was always one for the window seat,” says the photographer, who grew up in the British seaside town of Bournemouth and later moved to Sydney, where he started …

World’s most bizarre natural phenomena

From Australia’s bubblegum-pink lake to a blood-red waterfall in Antarctica, these seven destinations are some of the world’s strangest sights.<p>Majestic mountains and sparkling seas always attract travellers – but sometimes nature has a bigger trick up her sleeve. To track down some of the world’s …

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10 New England Small Towns Loaded With Charm

The old New England—that land of the stacked-stone field walls and little red-brick downtowns nestled in the hills or tucked in beside historic …

Portraits of 19th-Century Characters with 21st-Century Gadgets

For his personal project “Gold Rush,” Los Angeles-based photographer Qingjian Meng combines two different eras. The subjects look like they’re from …

Gear & Gadgets

Hollywood "It Girls" Through the Years

From 1960 to today.<p>A look back at some of the most talented breakout stars through the years.

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The 25 most popular tourist sites in the US

But according to Swarm, Foursquare's check-in app, Americans have much more eclectic taste when exploring their backyard.<p>Using Swarm check-in data from August 1, 2015, to July 31, we determined the 25 most visited monuments and landmarks in the US.<p>From the world's largest thermometer to mere …

The 10 Actually Essential Essential Oils

The experts weigh in<p>When it comes to the world of homeopathy and natural skin care, essential oils are basically miracle workers.<p>Essential oils hold properties that can benefit the skin, body, and mind in a number of ways—from relieving stress and anxiety to regulating hormones, boosting our immune …

Skin Care

Celebrity Wedding Beauty Routine

Actresses may look perfect and poreless in photos, but behind most of those clear complexions is a super squad of skin and makeup gurus. Here, Hollywood's top pros share their coveted regimens—with no detail spared—to make your skin glow like a red carpet darling's for all your wedding events.<p><b>1.</b> …

Skin Care

UPS Driver Saves Puppy After His Owner Abandons Him In The Middle Of A Busy Street

UPS driver Jason Harcrow never intended to become a hero, but when hewitnessed someone drop a puppy from his car onto the middle of a busy street, he …

Donkey Milk Invades Beauty Products

Sheet masks are taking over Instagram, and Korean beauty has become a must for anyone who cares about their skin. But did you know about the newest key ingredient in skin care to apply on your face? Donkey milk, and it apparently rocks.<p>Donkey milk is what it sounds like—straight from Eeyore's mom. …

Top 15 most depressing books - Telegraph

The 10 Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books of 2016 So Far

From silkpunk to Big Data dystopia, the year's best SF/F (so far).<p>Four magical Londons or four women who meet during a violent rebellion? Sleeping …

How to Clean Your Makeup Brushes the *Right* Way

Mystery solved.<p>Cleaning makeup brushes is one of those laundry list annoyances—kind of like dry cleaning, AKA hand washing—that rarely seems necessary. "You can just NOT clean makeup brushes, right??" says the lazy girl in me.<p><i>Welllllll, not really</i>, according to the professional beauty artists who …

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The Best Face Serums Under $25

Ask any dermatologist and they'll tell you that a serum is a really good thing to add to your skin-care routine. Lighter than moisturizers, they're packed with high concentrations of active ingredients, play nicely with your moisturizer and eye cream, and can treat every skin-care grievance …

How to Master the No-Makeup Makeup Look

Get EXCITED! We’re officially launching our beauty video series, and we’re so happy to finally share the first installment with you gorgeous humans. For our first video in this series, our guest artist Eliza Veal demonstrates a super simple and doable approach to every minimalist’s best friend: the …

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How To Choose A Perfect Anti-Wrinkle Cream For Your Face?

Our skin requires a lot of attention to stay youthful, supple, and plump, particularly when you notice wrinkles and fine lines. Although you can't stop the natural aging process, you can successfully minimize your wrinkles and fine less as well as to slow down the formation of new ones. The chances …

Skin Care

16 incredible destinations in Asia that tourists don't know about yet

While some of these locations are remote, others are hidden gems often overlooked by tourists.<p>For those in search of the best spots to visit in Asia away from the masses, we've rounded up 16 breathtaking destinations that range from hidden beaches and charming fishing villages to jungle-clad …

20 Rock Albums Turning 20 in 2016

20<p>By<p>This year marks the 20th anniversary of 1996 — a year when alternative bands were finding their way after the post-Nirvana boom times, metal …

Father’s Day: The Photographs that Moved Them Most

TIME asked 14 photographers who’ve dedicated themselves to making extensive work about their families to reflect on thei<p>... VIEW MORE<p>1 of 1<p>TIME asked …

The (amazing) 12th Annual Toilet Paper Wedding Dress Contest

Cameras rolled Friday at Tavern on the Green in Central Park after a wedding-dress-design contest. The attraction was a model sashaying in the winning dress — a breathtaking white affair with lacy accents between beads of what <i>looked</i> like pearl. It had the allure of haute couture<i>.</i><p>“How lovely!” one …

Weddings

Korean artist's makeup illusions will bend your mind

It's hard to figure out where reality ends and begins with Dain Yoon's makeup.<p>The South Korean artist has an incredibly confusing body of work which …

South Korea

L.A. vs. NY: How Is Beauty Different From Coast to Coast?

“I think L.A. is overall trendier when it comes to beauty, whereas NYC is more offbeat. When all the magazines and bloggers are talking about …

Vibrant Photos Pay Homage to Slavic Folklore through High-Fashion Portraits

Vibrant images with a distinctive blend of stylistic influences are the modus operandi of Moscow-based photographer Andrey Yakovlev and art director Lili Aleeva (a duo known simply as Yakovlev and Aleeva). Placing an emphasis on feminine beauty and glamour, the creative husband-wife pair has …