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Meet the Leading Ladies Behind NYC's Most Badass Woman-Owned Businesses

“People tend to think we’re hobbyists,” Erin Patinkin, co-founder of growing pastry empire Ovenly told Thrillistin a recent phone call. “That we’re …

SZA Learned How to Deal With Cystic Acne While Working at Sephora

SZA is a newcomer to the music industry, but that doesn't mean she hasn't already made a big impression. However, it does mean that she's had to hold down a few jobs before breaking through to her current level of stardom — including a job at Sephora in the skin-care department, where she learned a …

Dan Pink Reveals The Perfect Time For Meetings, Sales Pitches, And Creative Tasks

The famous TED speaker and <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author Daniel H. Pink, along with his team of researchers, spent two years analyzing more than 700 studies in fields ranging from economics to psychology to unearth the hidden science of perfect timing. I recently sat down with Pink to talk about …

Self-Doubt Almost Stopped Me From Building a Global Brand. Here's How I Overcame It

There are four things I learned along the journey about how success will silence doubt and increase your confidence<p>High-growth entrepreneurship is not for everyone, especially the faint of heart. But for those who have dreams of changing the world through their inventions, products and/or services, …

Self-confidence

7 Must-Know Makeup Tips For Emphasizing Asian Eyes

Growing up as a beauty-loving Asian girl, nothing was more frustrating than figuring out how the f*ck to do my eye makeup. Like signature dark hair, two uniquely specific eye shapes unite most Asian people: monolids (eyes with no crease whatsoever) and hooded eyes (a small crease that creates a …

Build Better Connections at Networking Events by Asking This One Question

Learn how to stand out from everyone else.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The whole point of attending networking events is to expand our network and build better relationships. That means connecting with people in a way that allows us to make the most out of our …

Entrepreneurship

Starting a Business for This 1 Reason Will Lead to Success

Startup ideas are everywhere. You just need to find the right one.<p><i>Editor's Note: The following is adapted from</i> Start a Successful Business: Expert Advice to Take Your Startup From Idea to Empire<i>, published this month by Inc. Media and Amacom, a division of the American Management Association.</i><p>Sure, …

How to finally get rid of your acne scars, according to skincare experts

Acne scars can be more clingy than a bikini you accidentally bought two sizes too small. And unfortunately, there's no 'return to sender' option for …

How to Shave Your Pubic Hair, According to a Porn Star

I have never acted in a porno, but it looks like it would be a lot of work. For one, it seems like the gig requires a strong enthusiasm for cardio. Second, porn stars probably need a damn good setting spray to ensure that their makeup stays put in between takes.<p>"To me, shaving is like being your …

3 Lessons a Young Entrepreneur Learned From Sir Richard Branson

They helped him become a millionaire.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Have you ever wondered how to capture the attention of a big time investor for your business? Or how to score a celebrity endorsement to market your product?<p>"Landing your dream business partner is less …

Entrepreneurship

Rising Entrepreneurs: Do These 6 Things on the Way Up

When mentors tell you that most new businesses fail, they aren’t trying to be discouraging. Rather, they’re using a “tough love” approach to help you …

6 Mascaras From Asian Beauty Brands That Make My Short Lashes Look Like Falsies

If you're of East Asian descent, chances are you may not be so blessed in the lash department. Monolids or no, short lashes are another minimal eye feature we happen to possess. Nothing wrong with that but this definitely means that if you're into long fluttery eye-ball bangs, no basic mascara will …

How to apply eye cream, sunscreen and moisturizer the right way

You splash some water on your face. You slap on moisturizer any which way. It's all pretty obvious, right? Not so fast. As it turns out, <i>how</i> you apply your skincare products can make a big difference.<p>In this goof-proof guide, New York-based dermatologist, Dr. Whitney Bowe, shares the right way to …

Skin Care

22 Genius Eyeliner Hacks Every Woman Needs to Know

Never let your winged liner make you late for work again.<p><b>1. Make your eye makeup last longer by setting your eyeliner with a matching eye shadow.</b><p>First, line your eyes with a pencil liner, and then lightly dust eye shadow in the same shade on top to hold the liner in place.<p><b>2. Use a pencil liner as a</b> …

22 Makeup Tricks Every Beginner Should Know

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The Under-$10 Products Celebs Absolutely Love (Seriously)

There's nothing more exciting for a beauty aficionado than discovering which makeup and skincare products the rich and famous use. From Snapchat to …

Nothing Would Clear My Blackheads—Until This

Find one person on the planet without a single blackhead or who knows how to permanently get rid of them, and send them my way. It’s a nearly …

7 Cool (and Easy) Buns That Work for Short Hair

As a girl with bob-length hair, I deeply relate to the struggle of waking up late and wanting nothing more than to throw your hair up in a messy bun, …

8 Genius Lessons We Learned From Male Beauty Vloggers

<b>Can't get enough beauty vloggers? Check out our fascinating interview with YouTube star Amanda Steele!</b>

10 Tricks to Humidity-Proof Your Hair, Straight From the Pros

Our hair has a mind of its own when humidity is at an all-time high. Hot days should be all about enjoying the warm weather by hitting the beach—not …

8 Ways You're Removing Your Eye Makeup Wrong

You're for sure guilty of all eight.<p>You get home from a late night out and want to wash your face as quickly as possible so you can crash. The result: You go at your made-up eyes with the harshness of a middle school cyberbully. No bueno: Not properly removing your eye makeup can wreak havoc on the …

THESE Are The Best Beauty Products To Buy When You're Trying To Save $$

There's a certain type of happiness that fills my soul every time I find a budget-friendly beauty buy that actually stands up to my high-end …

21 Foundation Hacks Every Woman Needs to Know

Life-changing ways to create an even complexion, conceal dark circles, hide zits, and more.<p><b>1. Apply your base makeup in this order: color correctors, foundation, concealer.</b> If you're getting fine lines just sitting there trying to figure out the order in which to apply your base makeup, here's a …

8 Botox Replacements Plastic Surgeons Don't Want You to Know About

For some, a Botox treatment is as routine as a haircut. No judgment here, but if there's a less invasive, less paralyzing way to reverse the signs of …

5 Gorgeous 5-Minute Hairstyles You Can Wear Under a Hat

Wear these looks to a music festival or any time you're feeling like a boho babe.<p>Hats are great. Aside from being practical (by providing sun protection and covering greasy strands on dirty hair days), hats instantly make any outfit super-cool. That said, if you have a music festival coming up and …