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The Top 10 Skin-Perfecting BB and CC Creams

The right beauty balm for every skin concern.<p>Multitask your makeup and skincare regimen with tinted treatments that pack a powerful punch. Laced with potent ingredients to repair damage, reverse the clock and protect against pollution and the sun, these are the all-in-one beautifiers that you'll …

#TheLIST: The 10 Haircuts You'll See Everywhere This Spring

It doesn't matter if you have waves, curls, or straight hair—just get ready to screenshot. These are the trending spring and summer haircuts to show your stylist at your next appointment.<p>It doesn't matter if you have waves, curls, or straight hair—just get ready to screenshot. These are the …

Why Sleep Makes You Healthier

How much—or little—sleep you get each night could affect everything from your mood, waistline and more.<p>"Sleep is a necessary philosophical process like eating and breathing," says Ana C. Krieger, MD, medical director at the Center for Sleep Medicine and associate clinical professor at the …

Winter's 2014 toll: $1.5 billion in insured losses from snow, cold

Heavy snow and bitter cold in much of the country have caused more than $1.5 billion worth of insurance losses, making this winter among the costliest in decades for the industry, according to a report Tuesday.<p>There have been more than 175,000 claims paid to policyholders for damages such as …

Cross-Laminated Timber is the Most Advanced Building Material

Cross-Laminated Timber Continues to Impress Builders and Engineers<p>On a cloudy day in early October, the architect Andrew Waugh circles the base of a nondescript apartment tower in Shoreditch, a neighborhood in East London. Shoreditch suffered heavily during the blitz of World War II—“urban renewal, …

19-Year-Old Mixes Photos and Paints Into Beautiful Narratives

19-year-old artist Aliza Razell creates beautiful narratives in her mixed-media photographs by combining self-portraits with splashes of color to produce strange and mystifying images that cannot fully be explained. The beautifully thoughtful moments seem perfectly planned out so that the …

Art

12 Things Every Home Should Have

Every home should be different, expressing the individuality and personality of the owner in its own way, but I believe there are a few things that …

Dining Rooms

6 Simple Habits That Can Save You Hours

Every minute counts! Three productivity experts offer six ideas for hacking your habits for maximum productivity.<p>From shortcuts and life hacks to proven productivity methods, we’re all looking to save time and get more done. If you want to be even more successful, it’s time to tap into your super …

Time Management

The Lazy Girl's Guide to Staying Svelte

For the lazy girl in all of us, here's a guide on how to stay slim.<p>Eating clean and consistent workouts are proven to boost metabolism, increase muscle (and therefore after burn) as well as blast fat. But if the Polar Vortex has you skipping both in the name of maintaining mental and stay warm …

6 Tips to Work From Home Successfully | The Fast Track

The future of work is the work itself, not where and when the work takes place. Workplace flexibility programs are already catching on and will soon …

Time Management

7 Habits of Incredibly Happy People

While happiness is defined by the individual, I’ve always felt it foolish to declare that nothing can be learned from observing the happiness of …

7 Strength-Training Tips for Beginners

Strength training is a crucial part of getting fit that just can't be ignored. If you’re a true beginner, these 7 tips will get you going in no …

Pro Advice: 6 Surprising Fat-Loss Facts

Most regular gym-goers are there for one thing and one thing only: to lose fat. While there's absolutely nothing wrong with that goal, many people …

Nutrition

Discovery Life Videos

TOTD: Would You Ever Buy a Car With Undefeatable Stability Control?

While all new cars come with various stability control systems, many automakers allow these electronic nannies to be fully switched off. There are, however, some automakers that only reduce the system’s intervention. The upcoming 2015 Volkswagen Golf R will finally have a fully defeatable stability …

Automotive Industry

68 Chocolate Desserts for Valentine's Day (or Any Day, Really)

From cookies to cakes to mousse, these rich, melty, chocolaty desserts are way better than anything from a box.<p>It's hard to think of a Valentine's Day plan that doesn't involve food. Specifically, dessert. Even more specifically, a <b>chocolate dessert</b>. Give it to us in a cookie, a layered cake, a …

Dessert

Watch a Short Doc About NYC's Peter Pan Bakery

Here's a short (eight-minute) documentary by filmmakers Keif Roberts and Peter J. Haas, who turn their cameras towards Brooklyn's 60-year-old <b>Peter Pan Donut & Pastry Shop</b>. Owner <b>Donna Siafakas</b> recounts how her Greenpoint bakery has seen the neighborhood evolve from primarily Polish immigrants to …

9 Unexpected Ways Travel Makes You a Better Person - Vagabondish

I knew who I was this morning, but I’ve changed a few times since then. <br>– Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland<p>What is travel? Travel is a new bed every …

Beaches

Photo of the Moment: The Louvre at Sunset, Paris

Louvre

7 Things You Didn't Know You Could Do on a Cruise

Gone are the days when the height of cruise entertainment was limited to poolside lounging and fancy evening soirees. Sure, you can still do both of those things, but today's cruise ships are more like mini-cities equipped with all the fixings for a day at a theme park or a night on Broadway. Even …

Cruise Ships

National Geographic Travel