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Pretty Makeup Storage from the Lori Greiner Luxury Deluxe Wood Cosmetic Box

I have one of the smaller Lori Greiner Luxury Wood Cosmetic Boxes and I absolutely adore it. It’s such a pretty makeup storage solution! It also …

6 Easy Ways to Keep Your Hair Color Vibrant

The future of your new hair color is bright.<p>Considering a blonder you? Thinking you'll be better off red? Or perhaps angling to be the perfect brunette? Whether you're DIY-ing your color or leaving it to a professional, aftercare is just as important as your color choice. To help you maintain your …

The Subreddit Dedicated to Trolling Makeup Vloggers Will Make You Blush

​Far off in a hidden part of Reddit, a conversation about lipstick is about to turn ugly.<p>Far off in a hidden part of Reddit, a conversation about lipstick is about to turn ugly.<p>The commenters have noticeably girly names, like "PrincessBatman," "BaroquePrincess," "KittenBeauty" and (ahem) …

DIY - How to Make Outdoor Bench - Quiet Corner

Every porch needs a bench, at least that’s what Steve and I decided the other day. Actually Steve has had the concept for this bench in his head for …

We Tried It: "Baking," the Makeup Technique That's Blowing Up on YouTube

We’re not talking baking, as in stepping up your culinary skills. We’re talking about a highlighting technique that uses concealer and translucent …

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How same-sex marriage could ruin civilisation | Dean Burnett

Photograph: Robert Harding World Imagery / A/Alamy<p>Same-sex marriage is more powerful than nature, so could ruin stuff like this.<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/6/29/1435576699133/589f3718-14b8-444c-8be5-8d238b3b4831-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Robert …

15 Luxe Beauty Brands You Can Buy (for Cheap!) at the Drugstore

Don’t get us wrong: We love a beauty haul from Sephora as much as the next girl. It’s just that sometimes our skin is like, “Actually… I think this $50 foundation <i>doesn’t</i> agree with me,” while our wallet cries uncle. Fortunately, that’s what drugstore beauty is for, but we’re not talking Maybelline …

New Fiercely Powerful Metal Animal Sculptures by Seluk Yilmaz

Istanbul-based sculptor Seluk Yilmaz uses thin strands of hammered and welded metal to render animal heads in fearsome, three-dimensional forms. Like his majestic lion sculpture made from 4,000 metal scraps, his recent renderings of tiger, fox, and lynx busts exude a powerful grace that's apparent …

An IBM engineer quit to become an Instagram star — these 29 photos prove it was a good idea

But his biggest passion was always photography, and after he saw his Instagram followers grow past 100,000, he quit his IBM job.<p>Now Roos is one of the most popular Instagram photographers, with more than 433,000 followers. Some of the world's biggest brands, including Samsung and Sony, reach out to …

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One huge mistake people make when renting cars

There are plenty of reasons to rent a car, from leaving an unreliable car behind on a vacation to getting around a business trip. There is a real hidden danger when renting a car that you may not even realize. And this one action on your part could put you and your family at substantial risk.<p>Rental …

Defy The Cable Company With A DIY HDTV Antenna

Stick it to the man<p>Frustrated by years of expensive cable bills, Norm Sutaria ditched his set-top box and used online instructions to build a homemade HDTV antenna. Then the education specialist shared his newfound expertise with a class at Brooklyn Brainery, a crowd-sourced education space in New …

Google eavesdropping tool installed on computers without permission

Privacy advocates claim always-listening component was involuntarily activated within Chromium, potentially exposing private conversations<p>Privacy campaigners and open source developers are up in arms over the secret installing of Google software which is capable of listening in on conversations …

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This Pint-Sized Style Crush Will Change The Way You Dress Your Kids

<i>Photo credit: Instagram.com/annybakhireva</i><p>Meet Anastasiya, one of the most adorable little humans we've ever seen.<p>The two-and-a-half-year-old Moscow-based cutie has built quite the Instagram following, most likely due to her baby blue eyes and stylish outfits. The account is run by her mother, Anna …

A huge security flaw has been discovered in Apple devices that could allow hackers to steal your passwords and data

In a newly-released paper, the research group explained how they tested a series of attacks that were able to bypass security checks, steal passwords, and even critical app data.<p>The vulnerability was discovered to exist on Apple devices including the iPhone, iPad, and Mac computers.<p>Due to the way …

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Articles about 8 surprisingly colorful bathrooms on Dwell.com - Dwell

Streamline your plumbing and simplify your bathing ritual with inspiration from these minimalist bathrooms in the Dwell canon.<p>As a space that can sometimes be left void of character, a bathroom can be immediately brought to life with a splash of color.<p>Check out this list of furnishings and …

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The Most Breathtaking Makeup For Brown Eyes

LuminaStock via Getty Images<p>Finding the best makeup colors to wear with brown eyes can be overwhelming, largely because there are so many great options that bring out the hue's rich complexities.<p>Most shades of brown eyes have a beautiful, underlying color that's revealed in certain lighting, …

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We asked an exercise scientist how many days a week you need to work out to actually make a difference

Five days a week, four days a week? Is two enough?<p>Luckily, science has come to the rescue with a surprising conclusion — and a somewhat tough one to swallow if you have trouble motivating yourself to work out.<p>We spoke recently to Shawn Arent, an exercise scientist at Rutgers University, and asked …

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60+ Incredible Tiny Houses You'll Hardly Believe Are Real

Be warned: This list might inspire you sell your home and downsize immediately.<p>Tiny homes aren't just about looking cute — they're part of a growing movement that promotes sustainable living. Many designers have figured out innovative ways to make these small homes amazingly well-equipped and, …

22 Beauty Horror Stories That Will Make You Rethink Everything

Especially makeup tattoos.<p>Here, a running list of the scariest beauty stories we've ever heard. Clutch your Sephora VIB cards close and consider yourselves warned.<p>"My vagina was ablaze."<p>As reported by Cosmopolitan, one woman's experience with the very intense Original Source Mint Shower Gel went …

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World's 50 Best Restaurants list and the changing geography of food

UK and France made up more than half of the 50 a decade ago but in 2015 they have just two and five respectively, in list whose outlook is becoming more global<p>Is France no longer the centre of global cuisine?<p>2015 marks the fourth straight year that no restaurants from the country that (probably) …

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Can Silicon Valley Fix Women's Fashion?

“Fashion tech” companies like Stitch Fix are using algorithms and personal stylists to sell women the priceless commodity of confidence — but who’s left out?

A former SpaceX exec is reinventing the high heel with the help of an astronaut and a rocket scientist

When Dolly Singh first met Elon Musk, it was 2007, and SpaceX had already seen its share of rocket launch failures.<p>Singh had spent the past six years as a recruiter in southern California, matching those who could build rockets with the companies who wanted to enter the next frontier. Then there …

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How your eyes betray your thoughts

A series of recent studies suggest that eye movements may both reflect and influence the workings of the brain<p>According to the old saying, the eyes are windows into the soul, revealing deep emotions that we might otherwise want to hide. Although modern science precludes the existence of the soul, …

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Break These 4 Resume Rules to Land a Job

Ditch the traditional resume.<p>America is back, baby!<p>With more and more U.S. cities raising their minimum wages, job applicants are more excited about …

Mystery of our 145 ‘alien’ genes: Scientists discover some DNA is NOT from our ancestors – and say it could change how we think about evolution

Humans contain ‘alien’ genes not passed on from our ancestors, researchers have discovered.<p>The say we acquired essential ‘foreign’ genes from …

How to Take Care of Your Hands Like A Hand Model (From a Hand Model)

Hand care might not be everyone’s most primary concern – but for me it has become a big part of my life. Working as a hand model here in NYC, I’m expected to have flawless hands and nails. Of course perfection is not always attainable, my nails break and my hands dry out just like everyone else.<p>I …

I Joined a CrossFit Gym and It Made Me Feel Like an Unpopular High School Kid Again

Like everybody else in Los Angeles, I just joined a CrossFit gym.<p>Though I have dabbled in just about every fitness craze to hit the market, I found a home in CrossFit. The high-intensity workouts carved away the fleshier parts of me to expose a lean silhouette I didn’t know I’d been hiding.<p>Though …

The 15 best hiking trails in the world

Looking for a fun, adventurous, and affordable summer vacation? Go take a hike -- literally!<p>Hiking is good way to see waterfalls, mountain peaks, and alpine meadows without spending a lot of money. And a hike isn't just something to do on a summer afternoon. There are many trails that are best …

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