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These Red Lipsticks Work For Every Mood & Skin Tone

There's a lot to love about a classic red lip. But one of our favorite things about the look is that it stands on its own, making it the ultimate in …

Makeup

25 Beauty Products That Are Good To The Last Drop

For most people, finishing up a beauty product isn't all that momentous. You just pumped the last bit of your favorite foundation, so now what? Most …

34 Of The Best Places To Buy Coats And Jackets Online

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5 Cheap Natural Products Dermatologists Swear By For Uneven Skin

Uneven skin tone is a problem many women face, causing your skin to look dull and patchy. According to Gardner Dermatology, uneven skin tone may …

How To Even Out Your Skin Tone Once & For All

One of the most common skin-care woes we hear from both readers and friends is an uneven complexion — more specifically, those dark spots left over …

This Is The Best Selling Hair Dryer on Amazon

<i>This article originally appeared on Real Simple. For more stories like this, visit realsimple.com.</i><p>Buying a new hair dryer can be more complicated …

Not a bath person? Here’s how to have the most relaxing shower of your life

Bath people—like Alessandra Ambrosio, Emmy Rossum, and Jenny Slate for example—have it made. Tub-specific products abound, with everything from bath …

5 Cheap Natural Products Dermatologists Swear By To Look 10 Years Younger

There are so many skincare products on the market that offer to transform your skin. But, what they fail to advertise is that they're made with some …

Skin Care

The Best Hairstyles You Can Air Dry, According to Your Hair Type

We’re all about that no-styling style.<p>When it comes to our daily beauty routine, it’s about efficiency and ease. From waking up to walking out of the …

The Best Black Friday Deals on Sex Toys

Black Friday is upon us, and now that we’re stuffed with turkey it’s a good time to focus our attention on shopping. If you’re anything like me, you’re going to avoid the crowds in a brick-and-mortar store at all costs—oh, and you’re probably most interested in [sex toys and pleasure products. …

Using This Splurge-Worthy Serum Every Morning Has Completely Transformed My Skin

This article originally appeared on Southern Living. For more stories like this, visit southernliving.com.<p>I’m not one to spend when it comes to the …

A Spa Day Doesn’t Have to Be Unaffordable – The Bold Italic

For when you don’t want to spend your whole paycheck on self-care<p>You’ve probably strolled by a boutique or full-service spa during your daily …

Cheap Alternatives To Pricy Skin-Care Buys — That Actually WORK

Pretend for a moment that you don't know the names Cate Blanchett, Jennifer Lopez, or Kerry Washington. Imagine you ran into one of them on the …

12 Brilliant Storage Ideas for Small Kitchens

In a teeny-tiny kitchen, you've got to be smart when it comes to storage in order to find room for all of the tools you need to make dinner. …

7 multi-purpose beauty products that you’ll actually use

We promise<p>There's a lot of hype around multi-purpose products in the beauty industry. These one-stop wonder products are supposed to save us time, money and space in our make-up bags, sorting everything from our eyebrows to dry skin in five seconds flat.<p>But when you cut through all the claims, …

Tim Ferriss Just Listed 5 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read | Inc.com

Finding new ways to look at the same problems is what often sets great entrepreneurs apart; Tim Ferriss is a perfect example. But how do you develop the ability to see--and act on--what other people don't?<p>Ferriss was just appointed to the Scribd Author Advisory Council and put together a reading …

Self-improvement

Drunk Elephant Is Doing Everything Right

There’s a reason Sephora can’t keep this natural-meets-clinical skincare line in stock.<p>In May of this year, <i>Forbes</i> reported that relatively young skincare brand Drunk Elephant has already raked in about $25 million for its founder, Tiffany Masterson. The article threw out one remarkable stat after …

I Swapped My Expensive Foundation For This Drugstore BB Cream, and I'm Never Looking Back

I'm pretty lazy when it comes to my beauty routine, and for most of my life followed the motto "if it ain't broke, why fix it?" with beauty products. So, when my best friend during freshman year of high school shared her recommendation for a foundation, I tried it, liked it, and wore it every day …

Skin Care

Plants to Grow in Your Bathroom

Fiddle-Leaf Fig<p>Fiddle-leaf figs hail from the tropical rainforests of Africa, and will make themselves right at home in a sunny bathroom. Shower …

My Perfect Base Makeup Is Glossier's Sunscreen Plus The Ordinary's Serum Foundation

There are a lot of wonderful perks about being the deputy editor at Allure, not the least of which is the opportunity to confess my innermost secrets on a (very) sporadic basis. But the best perk? Having a bunch of experts around me at all times who know the latest and greatest in beauty at all …

4 Powerful Applications of Big Data in HR

Money might make the world go around, but data tells it how fast and in what direction to spin, and as long ago as 2013, 91% of top executives were …

9 Killer Resources For Online Self-Education

9 Of The Top Resources For Online Self-Education<p>We are so fortunate to have a wealth of information at our finger tips. There are so many online …

To Find Out What Employees Are Really Thinking, Don't Conduct a Survey; Do This Instead | Inc.com

<b>Do you need to understand what employees are really thinking?</b> Many leaders believe that the only way to assess employee opinions is to conduct a survey, often referred to as an "employee attitude survey" or an "employee engagement survey."<p>And although surveys can be valuable, there's a faster, …

Employee Engagement

18 Paleo Recipes That Are Actually Super Satisfying

Comfort food for breakfast, lunch, or dinner — but paleo-friendly.

Tip: Do This for 20 Minutes, Feel Great

Deload your spine, fix your posture, function better. Here's how.<p>You Need Some Horizontal Time<p>Strangely, sitting for long periods of time is one of …

Tired of Ending Your Emails With 'Regards'? Here Are 69 Other Options | Inc.com

I have an embarrassing confession: The vast majority of the time, I sign off my emails with "Thanks!" It doesn't matter if I have anything to show appreciation for or not--it tends to be my default signature.<p>When I'm not busy expressing my gratitude for absolutely nothin'? I go with a standard …

33 Amazing Cruelty-Free Beauty Products That Cost Less Than $10

This Cheek Tint Will Give You The Perfect Post-Workout Flush — No Sweating Required

I get an instant pang of jealousy when I see someone strolling out of the gym with a subtly rosy complexion and an endorphin-filled spring in her …

3 smart investments you can make with just $500

You don't need thousands of dollars to get started investing.<p>If you want to get started investing but don't have a ton of money to invest, don't let that fact discourage you. While it's true that you need at least a few thousand dollars to create a properly diversified portfolio of individual …

Investing

There are 4 primary communication personalities —and knowing yours can help you improve your relationships

More than two million people have taken a DISC assessment to better understand their communication style.<p>In fact, organizations that I work with often request DISC profiles for high-potential employees and high-performance teams to help them identify and maximize their strengths.<p>Research shows that …