Chloe Whitman

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How to Make Royal Icing

Royal icing is a hard white icing made from egg whites and confectioners’ sugar. It is described as a “hard” icing because it dries hard, unlike …

Easy Piping Techniques for Cupcakes

Hi friends! Today I'm doing something a little different. I'm going to show you a few of my favorite piping techniques for cupcakes. I even made a …

The 9 Best Butt Exercises

9 Butt Exercises for a Super-Toned Tush<p>Yeah, you squat. But aren’t you ready to mix it up a bit?<p>So sick of squats? We hear you. The key to a gravity-defying backside is introducing new exercises that tone every inch of your rear. These 9 moves from the <i>Women’s Health Big Book of Exercises</i> target all …

The Best Workout for a Toned, Tight Butt

Exercise 1 Prone Leg Raise<p>Lie facedown on the floor with your head supported by crossed arms, legs shoulder-width apart, core engaged <b>(a)</b>. Contract your glutes to lift your legs about 12 to 16 inches off the ground and bring them together to touch <b>(b)</b>. Pause, then slowly lower back to start. That's …

3 Things to Look Out for When Buying New Workout Shoes

<b>✗</b> No pressure or pain when shoe is tied (your foot should be able to shift slightly against the laces as you move)<p><b>Toe Box</b> <b><br>✓</b> Room to flex your toes. Leave about one half to three quarters of a thumb-width between your toe and the shoe tip when standing. (Someone else should take this measurement.)<p><b>✗</b> …

10 Spring Runway Hair, Makeup, and Nail Ideas to Try Now

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Lose 10 Pounds

Exercise 1 Dumbbell Squat to Overhead Press<p>Hold weights at your shoulders, elbows bent, feet hip-width apart. Bend your knees and lower until your thighs are nearly parallel to the floor. As you stand, press the weights overhead until your arms are straight. Return to start. That's one rep.<p>Exercise …

15 Beauty Resolutions for Your Most Stunning Year Yet

Here's what* Glamour*editors (and our favorite pros) are doing (when it comes to our beauty routines) in 2014. Let's all take notes!

This Year's Biggest Discoveries in Science

From the edge of the solar wind to ancient human DNA, science made big strides in 2013.<p>Science mattered more than ever in 2013. Climate science questions raged after Super Typhoon Haiyan pummeled the Philippines. And scientific expertise figured in disarmament debates in Syria and in Iran's …

How to create a flu vaccine that works year after year - Futurity

Engineers may be a step closer to a universal flu vaccine that could be produced more quickly and offer broader protection than vaccines available …

What Comes After Antibiotics? 5 Alternatives to Stop Superbugs

"Superbug" bacterial infections that are resistant to common antibiotics are increasing at an alarming rate. But traditional antibiotics aren't the only way to battle dangerous germs. Biomedical scientists are investigating new additions to their arsenal.

The science of hangovers

Tis the season of Christmas parties, and for some of us the seemingly inevitable hangovers that follow. Is there anything we can do to avoid them?<p>Most of us will have been there at some point. The pounding headache, nausea, vomiting, maybe a nondescript feeling of anxiety (often accurately dubbed …

Why Do Zebras Have Stripes? To Create Optical Illusions

They look awesome. But mostly, they mean less being eaten by flies and lions.<p>Why zebras have stripes has long been something of a mystery. We have a pretty good idea they're used as protection, but the exact mechanism isn't totally understood. I mean, why would evolution pick out <i>that</i>? The black on …

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Urban Decay Releases Naked3 Palette, Tips for How to Wear It

You guys, I have some major beauty news. Anyone who is a fan of perfect neutral eyeshadow palettes knows about Urban Decay's cult favorites Naked and Naked2. Well, the company just launched Naked3 ($52) and it is GORGEOUS. (And popular. The first batch of 17,000 palettes sold out in a few hours, …

Catching Fire Refresher: Everything You Need to Know Before You Reunite With Katniss This Weekend

It's been a year since I watched <i>The Hunger Games</i> and two years since I read <i>Catching Fire</i>. All I remember at this point was that <i>Fire</i>, the book, was great—and that I liked <i>Games</i>, the movie, but it made me a little motion-sick. So in the interest of getting all of us back up to speed and in tip-top …

Want to Know Exactly How Duchess Catherine Puts On Her Eyeshadow? Come See

1. There's a thick line of along her upper and lower lashes.<p>2. Then there's gray all over her lids.<p>3. If you check out the creases of her eyes, you'll see an even darker, more grayish shade brushed right into the outer half of them for shading.<p>4. And, finally, above all that, there's a hint of …

The secret language of surgery

There are many voices in the operating theatre, and sometimes the most important are those that don't use words at all<p>The first time I took part in an operation I had no idea what was going on. As a new medical student I hadn't learned the language of surgery. I didn't even know there was a …

Why?: Answers to Everyday Scientific Questions by Joel Levy | Book Review

If you're a parent or teacher, you probably are asked "why questions" by young people several dozen times each day. Why can't we hear dog whistles? Why does the wind blow? Why is there no life on Mars? Why does E=mc2? Why? Why? <i>Why?</i><p>If you are dealing with such questions daily, then you'll be pleased …

What’s the secret to the artfully rumpled undone braid? Hairstylist Sam McKnight has the answer in today’s #MondayMakeover: http://bit.ly/1h1tnKW

Want to Look Like Cara Delevinge? Watch Her Makeup Artist Break It Down for You

Attention, all fans of Cara Delevingne and/or pretty makeup: Last week makeup artist Lisa Eldridge posted a how-to video for a smoky eye look she recently gave the model. Watch it below!<p>It's a stunning look that's surprisingly easy to pull off. And I love that she used a mix of high-end and …

Haim cover Miley Cyrus’ ‘Wrecking Ball’ – watch

The NME cover stars played the song in session for BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge<p>Haim have covered <b>Miley Cyrus</b>‘ current single ‘Wrecking Ball’.<p>The band …

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Reframing Relationship Fear: Living and Loving in the Moment

I spent a lot of my 20s trying to imagine what love would feel like. I watched movies about love, read books about love -- and even wrote my own version of what I pictured the experience would be like. And as a 30-year-old woman, I have been in more than enough relationships. And in each one, I …

10 Ways to Drink More Water

Get guzzling with these tips for staying hydrated<p>Time to drink up—and we don’t mean heading to the nearest happy hour. First Lady Michelle Obama recently announced her latest stay-healthy initiative with a Partnership for a Healthier America: Drink just one more glass of water a day. Sounds easy …

Nail Art Designs: 6 Essential Tools

<b>Paper Towel:</b> The simplest way to fake a snakeskin pattern? Dip the corner of a paper towel into polish, then gently dab it onto the nails. (Think of it like sponge painting.)<p><b>Tape:</b> Use slivers as guides for stripes or to create color blocks.<p><b>Glitter:</b> Mix with clear enamel or dust it over wet polish …