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What Travelling to 66 Countries Has Taught Me

While I don't covet passport stamps and don't really pay attention to my little blue book anymore, I hit a travel milestone a couple of weeks ago that I couldn't ignore. My trip to Montenegro and Bosnia marked the 65th and 66th countries I've set foot in: a fact that floors me since I never …

Coming To A Mailbox Near You: Nail Polish In A Box

photo: via squarehue<p>Maybe you've noticed, but we're major suckers for beauty subscription services. A small monthly fee for a surprise assortment of …

5 Things To Do With Avocados Besides Make Guacamole

Whenever we find avocados rolling around in our refrigerator bins, we can't help but do a little dance. (Guacamole, anyone?) The green fruit is rich in vitamins, protein, copper, fiber and monounsaturated fats that does the body good. From lowering cholesterol to strengthening eye health to …

Save Face! The Best Melt-Proof Makeup

Illustrated by Ammiel Mendoza<p>When the mercury skyrockets past 80 degrees, applying your regularly scheduled makeup becomes its own special project. …

Nail Art For All With Essie's Embellished Summer Stickers

Where you might see nails, we, as <i>artists</i> see blank canvases ready to be painted, glued, and designed to perfect tiny masterpieces. Oh, who are we …

What Fashion Magazines Still Make Us Care About After All These Years (PHOTOS)

Every time we get the latest issue of a women's fashion magazine (be it Vogue, Elle or Cosmopolitan), we notice a distinct pattern. Our favorite glossies are constantly preaching the same things -- that we need to look younger, be thinner and try harder. There is a perpetual focus on must-have …

Pre-Fall 2013 Selection: BAZAAR Editors' Must-Haves

BAZAAR editors choose their top picks of the pre-season.<p>Just when your interest in airy summer dresses is waning, Pre-Fall wares are hitting stores. <i>BAZAAR</i> editors chose their top picks of the pre-season, most of which serve as an ideal transition to autumnal wardrobes. Relish the last moments of …

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12 Things We Wish We Knew About Style When We Were Still In High School

Getting through high school as a teen was painful, but thinking back on what we wore during our formative years might just top that agony. Even though we can't turn back time and un-wear those Uggs, we <i>can</i> inform the current crop of adolescents of the fashion perils that await them.<p>Here, we've …

How Feeding Your Nail Polish Obsession Can Actually Do Some Good In The World

Have you ever tried popping into the drugstore to pick up a nail polish and gotten completely overwhelmed by the abundance of choices? Well, SquareHue understands your agony. The Miami-based company has recently launched a subscription nail polish delivery service for the polish-obsessed. Each …

10 Daring Color Combinations to Wear Now

Traditional fashion rules are going by the wayside—you can now wear white year round, wear <i>some</i> shorts styles in the office, and mix gold and silver jewelry any way you like. And we’re adding another breakable fashion rule to the list—combining colors that you’d previously kept at opposite ends of …

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YouTube's Beauty Gurus Share Their Best-Ever Advice (& It's GOOD)

Photo: Courtesy of YouTube<p>We have to admit, it's been awhile since we trolled YouTube for beauty advice. <b>We thought we had seen all that there was to</b> …

20 Times Friends Justified Our Bad Behavior

For 10 glorious years, we watched Monica, Chandler, Joey, Phoebe, Ross, and Rachel navigate their twenties and thirties. As a result, we’ll admit …

What Happens When Girls Ask Guys For Sex

When it comes to seeking out sex, of course, each individual person has their own outlook and attitude, but in general, men are typically way more …

How To Apply Fake Eyelashes - False Lashes Tutorial

As we've matured, we've come to realize that less and less intimidates us. After all, once we're forced to confront something, we've got no other …

Is Your Diet Messing With Your Sex Life?

Photographed by Ben Ritter<p>Sure, sharing the same hobbies and being compatible in the bedroom are all crucial characteristics of a healthy …

Vanity Fair's Best Dressed List 2013 Stars Kerry Washington & Kate Middleton, Natch

Vanity Fair's International Best-Dressed List of 2013 is here, and there are a few surprises... and a few picks we could have seen coming a mile away.<p>The Duchess of Cambridge made the list (Vanity Fair loves royals almost as much as we do), and the magazine even managed to slip in a photo of Kate …

Is The UK Having Too Much Drunk Sex?

designed by ammiel mendoza<p>Today in "news" to raise our eyebrows at, an alleged "One tenth of couples in the UK have stated that they've not had sober …

Best Urban Decay Makeup, Cosmetics - Bold Eyeshadow Palettes

How to Get Sexy Smoky Eyes

Full Trailer for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

The second installment of <i>The Hunger Games</i> is set to open in November, and naturally Lionsgate took Comic-Con weekend as the opportunity to release the first full-length trailer. Named <i>Catching Fire</i>, after my bed sores, this installment trades <i>Hunger Games</i> director Gary Ross for Francis Lawrence, who …

Man of Steel 2 will make a villain of Superman or Batman

Make no mistake: Warner Bros has pulled off a huge coup with its announcement at this weekend's Comic-Con that the next Man of Steel movie will …

Bizarre Amusement Parks Around the World

If you think about it, almost all theme parks are bizarre. You've got your talking mice, your hallucinogenic landscapes, your rollercoasters based off stories of mutating humans and castles that spring straight from chauvinist fairy tales. But we're so accustomed to the strangeness of these …

Best Travel Apps And Sites To Help You Plan Your Trip, Handle A Layover And Find Out Where To Go Next

There are so many excellent travel apps out there to help you find affordable airfare (here's looking at you, OnTheFly), flight status and even where planes are around the world, but what about help planning your next trip?<p>Here are a handful (or two) of new(ish) apps or sites that you might not …

For Love Of Peeta: The New Catching Fire Trailer Is Here

So, we've all seen the tantalizing teaser trailer that was released back in April, and now the <i>Hunger Games</i> gods have bestowed upon us the full …