Kayla Nixon

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Our Favorite New Brew: Coffee Body Scrubs

Truth be told, I am not a coffee drinker, but I have recently found a new appreciation for those energizing little beans after taking them into the shower with me. I've been using a new breed of body scrubs made from coffee. They look just like the stuff you use to make your morning latte, and they …

5 Rules for Being a Short Girl in Fashion

Being petite in the land of models takes practice.<p>I truly never even thought about not being tall until I entered the rarefied world of fashion—a place where vertically-blessed women are more often than not in very high shoes. I've embraced heels since high school, took a 6'3" boy to my junior prom …

The Man Repeller's 15 Things Every Woman Should Have

Leandra Medine breaks it down.<p>We've always appreciated AnOther Magazine's perfectly edited list of 15 things every man should have, as told by gentleman, designer, auteur, dad, and not-quite-everyman Tom Ford—and thought women deserve an equally insightful breakdown. So we turned to a woman who …

Spring Fashion Trends: How to Wear Culottes Even If You Aren't 7 Feet Tall

If you asked me this time last year if I'd be wearing culottes, I'd say yes, but with a bit of apprehension. I, of course, know the dos and don'ts of styling them but wanted to wait until I found some street-style inspiration for ways to pull them off. Well, the time has arrived, folks.<p>First things …

8 Spring Skin Care Products Every Woman Should Own

The Best Treatments and Products To Get You Ready for Spring

Because we're beyond ready to throw on some sandals and a flippy skirt.<p>With spring's arrival (<i>finally</i>) comes the urge to show some leg, slip on some strappy sandals and put your best face—and body—forward. But after battling months of brutal winter, are you ready to show off your best self just …

6 Steps to Salvage an Unproductive Day

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We’ve all had those days when we have a million things to do, but can’t seem to get ahead on any of them. Not only do unproductive days detract from your business’ success, it can also have an effect on your well-being, affecting your …

Productivity

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 …

How These Six Highly Productive Bloggers Get So Much Done

“Routines are important, but only if you make them your own. Simply copying someone else’s routine probably won’t work.” — Jeff Goins<p>Although I’ve …

The 5 Key Pieces You Need for Spring

Rummaging your closet for spring outfit ideas? No fear! We've narrowed the search down to the five key pieces (and cute accessories to boot!) you'll …

7 Healthy Things You Can Do Before You've Even Had Breakfast

I am fully the kind of person who tries to sleep up to the very second her alarm clock goes off, but the truth is—you can actually get a lot of healthy things done if you wake up a little earlier. Even just 10 minutes!<p>The ladies from How You Glow—Jessie Groveman is a yoga instructor, Tara Sowlaty …

10 Reasons You Need a Metallic Party Dress This Spring (as If Lupita Nyong'o Isn't Enough!)

Since we're all on Lupita Nyong'o Watch (yup, I've coined an official term) from now until the Oscars on Sunday, March 2, here's the latest update: She nailed it again in a metallic Lanvin cocktail dress.<p>For the Hollywood premiere of <i>Non-Stop</i>, our <i>Glamour Style Icon of the Week</i> went with an …

The Fluffy Sweater Will Carry You Through the End of Winter, Into Spring

Brace yourself, ladies, because according to meteorologists, a huge chunk of the country will be experiencing yet another polar vortex (or, uh, really really big snowstorm) later this week.<p>How can this be? It's almost March, for goodness sake! Sigh.<p>If you're looking for a little bit of a morale …

Chic Easy Pieces for Spring

The Style: How to Wear Spring Trends

From crop tops to stripes to Chanel in Dallas, these are the spring trends everyone will be coveting.<p>From crop tops to stripes to Chanel in Dallas, these are the spring trends everyone will be coveting.

5 First Date Outfits You'll Actually Want to Wear

Because not every occasion calls for a skater skirt and strappy sandals.<p>Because not every occasion calls for a skater skirt and strappy sandals.

Janelle Monáe: The Passionista

Who says you need to toil away at a desk job to make it to the top? A new generation of women are rewriting the rules of success, forging killer careers on their own terms, doing exactly what they love.<p>JANELLE MONÁE IS ALL OF 5 feet tall, though her signature hair pouf adds at least another 3 …

Sarah Jessica Parker's New Role Is One She's Famously Played On TV

For six seasons, Sarah Jessica Parker played Carrie Bradshaw, a writer and columnist on <i>Sex and the City</i>, and now the star has taken on a writing gig …

In the Fold: Shop 10 Pleated Skirts

One of spring's top trends is moving the midi-skirt to textural places.<p>One of spring's top trends is moving the midi-skirt to textural places. From the runways of Michael Kors, Céline, Proenza Schouler and beyond, the inherent femininity and swish of the pleated skirt holds major appeal—whether …

Back to Basics: 11 Shoes Every Woman Should Own

Click through for the classic shoes every fashionable woman should have in her closet.<p>Aside from diamonds, we're pretty sure shoes are a woman's best friend. With seemingly endless options each season, it's hard not to amass a collection of pumps in a rainbow of colors, or more than 10 pairs of …

Recipes for Beauty: Pomegranates

Now that there’s a juice bar on every corner, while every other celebrity publicly extols the virtues of raw-food fasts, we’ve never as a society …

Healthy Eating

DIY Winter Citrus Beauty Recipes

We've already shared our passion for DIY lemon recipes, but this week we're taking a look at other members of the citrus family. Contrary to their …

Zen Beauty Thoughts

Is your beauty philosophy Zen enough? With the hectic and sometimes stressful holiday season fast approaching, it’s easy to get caught up in bad …

Francis Bacon

How To Choose The Best Nail Shape For You

For the holidays, we're revisiting some of our favorite festive articles from the Beautylish archive. Enjoy!<p>Do you know the <b>ideal nail shape</b> for your …

The New Lipstick Range Designed to Flatter Asian Skin

Shien Lee has a bone to pick with the Asian makeup market. That is, if there were an Asian makeup market. While we’re all thankful that Anna Sui …

Makeup

9 Popular Natural Oils Explained

There are a lot (and I mean a lot!) of oils used in beauty products these days. Every time I flip open a magazine, some article is extolling the …

Skin Care

Valentine’s DIY Nail Art: Heart-Shaped French Tips

February 14 is almost upon us, and if you’re looking for the ultimate mani for the occasion, try this two-color, heart-inspired French. It makes a …

Coats

10 Cuticle-Savers We Can’t Live Without

Yes, we’ve reminded you again and again that you need to be moisturizing your cuticles, but if you still haven’t taken the plunge, it’s time. It’s …