Elizabeth Chernett

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F.lashes is the crazy wearable tech nobody asked for, but everybody wants

The crazy f.lashes wearable, which is taking crowdfunding website Kickstarter by storm, is the kind of product a hardcore party-goer would create, if …

Wearable Tech

The Exposure Triangle: Making Sense of Aperture, Shutter Speed, and ISO

How important is exposure in photography? What are the components of exposure? What is the “Exposure Triangle”? These are the questions I will …

Shutter Speed

The best rooftop bars—with views—at New York City hotels - Curbed NY

Though it may not feel like it right now, spring is just around the corner, which also means that soon, most New Yorkers will be feeling the itch to be outdoors. There are plenty of places to satisfy that ourdoorsy urge (parks! beaches!), but the city's plethora of trendy hotels offer some of the …

Times Square

Make Up For Ever to Open Global Flagship

The space is located on Lexington Avenue in New York.<p><b>NEW YORK —</b> Make Up For Ever is staking its claim in the U.S. market.<p>On Feb. 24, the Paris-based …

Can You Build a Fashion Business With a Manufacturing Base in Africa?

Brands like Lemlem have proven that scaling in some corners of the continent is possible. But is it sustainable?<p><b>NEW YORK, United States</b> — Liya Kebede …

Shop Burberry Straight From The Runway, Now

Throughout the 12 months that normal people usually refer to as “the year”, there’s an alternate calendar that’s observed by much of the fashion …

Colour-changing hair dye is here and it's pure magic

If you find yourself wanting to try approximately 100 new hair colours a year, but don't want to absolutely destroy your hair, science has officially …

Hair

Instead of a Retail Flagship Store, Yeti Decided to Build A Brand Museum. Here’s Why.

The cooler company’s first retail store in Austin, Texas is less a shopping experience and more a trip to the Yeti Smithsonian.<p>Yeti makes coolers. They’re very good coolers–they can keep ice for longer than the competition, they’re very sturdy, they can survive being mauled by a bear (a valid …

A Video Guide to Help You Find the Perfect Fitting Dress Shirt Every Time

You could buy the most expensive and nicest looking dress shirt at the store, but if it doesn’t fit <i></i>right it just looks wrong. This video shows you …

Clothing

17 Charts That'll Make Buying Makeup So Much Easier

Makeup 101.

Behold: The Best Acne Face Wash for Your Exact Skin Type

Because we are officially done with breakouts, okay?<p>Uh, acne sucks. And annoyingly, there's no one-size-fits-all acne product that magically cures you overnight, because every skin type is different, and what works for your oily skin may destroy your friend's ultra-dry skin. So to help you get rid …

Skin Care

The 7-week workout plan to add years to your life

You’re a 35-year-old desk jockey with the heart of a 60-something couch potato? Join the club, Jack.<p>But there’s hope for you yet: Ulrik Wisløff, …

14 Skin Tips Dermatologists Actually Use on Themselves for Younger-Looking Skin

Even the most well-informed and highly skeptical skin-care users (i.e., dermatologists) are buying into these buzzy treatments. Here, we've rounded up the best dermatologist-approved tips and tricks to try for your best-looking skin yet.<p>They’re Not Immune to the Hype<p>Sometimes buzz, hype, and a …

Skin Care

The DIY Facial That Completely Transformed My Skin

It's not your basic wash, exfoliate, mask, and go.<p>I love getting facials. Even more than indulge in a relaxing massage, facial treatments are my absolute favorite thing to gift myself. Because I have two businesses and two babies, I'm rarely able to indulge in spa time. Instead, I've mastered the …

Skin Care

The Build-Your-Own-Handbag Startup That’s Perfected Mass Customization

How Mon Purse’s Lana Hopkins shook up the supply chain and embraced technology so consumers can design their own bags at non-luxury prices.<p>If you pop into Bloomingdale’s in New York in search of a new handbag, you might notice that, next to the Rebecca Minkoff, Marc Jacobs, and Salvatore Ferragamo …

These Expensive-Looking Amazon Beauty Products Are Actually Affordable

<i>This article originally appeared on Essence.</i><p>For those who don’t know exactly what they want, Amazon can easily go from beauty oasis to beauty …

Beauty

Indie Filmmakers Pick Their Top 5 Movies of 2016

Instead of going the traditional route for my top movies of the year list, I decided to try something a little different for 2016. I asked fourteen …

For Your Consideration: 15 of the Most Stylish Music Videos of 2016

Music videos find themselves in a peculiar place. They're no longer the backbone of a few dedicated cable networks, nor do most record labels have the millions to pony up for the over-the-top productions. Long gone are the days when the likes of Michael Jackson could drop $7 million on a clip like …

Planning to get fit in 2017? First you need to change the way you think

Sometimes, your approach to health and fitness needs a whole new mindset. Tomorrow is the day when we face up to our new year resolutions, particularly when it comes to our bodies. We will be different in 2017, we tell ourselves. We will be fitter, leaner, more effective in our lives.<p>This is …

New music: Here are the artists who’ll rule 2017

As we leave behind a messy 2016, surely 2017 can only take us up from here.<p>Certainly on the music scene that’s a big fat yes. Here’s the heads up – …

Music

6 Mental Hacks To Maximize Your Workout

<i>This article originally appeared in the December 2016 issue of SELF.</i><p>Mindfulness workouts are becoming an increasingly popular way to maximize your …

Samsung is coming out with beauty technology that looks straight out of a futuristic film

Tech company Samsung is coming out with new beauty technology that looks like it belongs in a sci-fi movie. The Korean tech brand is introducing two …

8 books that will change your life in 2017

And if your New Year's resolution isn't to read more ... well, have we got some recommendations that will make you change your resolution.<p>The following eight books will help you stop worrying, stop being tired, and stop feeling overwhelmed — and start excelling in your field, embracing life's …

12 Simple Ways to Start Exercising Again After a Break

If the only workout you’ve done over the past few weeks is beating yourself up for being lazy, it’s time to forgive and move on. We asked weight loss …

5 Popular Lipstick Colors That Truly Look Awesome on Everyone

As far as lipstick goes, I've seen—and used—them all. If I could have majored in lipstick in college, I would have. (One look at my vanity and you'd get it.) So when someone asks me the ever-important questions "What's your favorite?" or "What color will look good on me?" I'm more than equipped to …

Milk Makeup is releasing something called a Blur Stick and we want it in our hands ASAP

Milk Makeup is releasing something called a Blur Stick and we want it in our hands ASAP!!!<p>Fans of the “high concept, low maintenance beauty …

Oily Skin

The Coolest Beauty Innovation Is Coming From…Samsung

Most of the time, skincare feels like one giant experiment involving expensive creams and scrubs that will maybe, or maybe not, get to the root of …

Syrian refugees: Which countries welcome them, which ones don't

<b>(CNN) —</b> The expanding Syrian refugee crisis highlights the differences among countries that welcome desperate migrants and those that don't.<p>Some 4.1 million Syrians are fleeing a homeland riven by more than four years of civil war. Some countries have taken in so many migrants it's caused a …

Middle East