Leandré Van Rooyen

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9 Ways to Use Vinegar for More Beautiful Skin and Hair

Even if you never cook, you'll definitely want to grab a bottle.<p>Contrary to popular belief, vinegar—apple cider vinegar, to be exact—may not help you lose weight. But it <i>can</i> help you step up your beauty routine. This multi-tasking ingredient can be used to prevent acne and make nail polish last …

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The 25 Most Life-Changing Beauty Hacks Ever

Looking gorgeous and smelling incredible have never been more foolproof.<p><b>1. For better grip, flip the bobby pin over so the wavy side is against your head.</b><p>If you have a hard time keeping your bobby pins in place, try flipping the pin over. The straight side is slicker and won't grip as well as the …

Citizens Can Report Animal Abuse with App

ICE Black Box allows people to report animal cruelty using iPhone or Android phones.<p><b>By Taylor Cairns, CAPITAL NEWS SERVICE</b><p>An animal is abused every …

The World's First Animal Rescue News App

Rescue Idiot is proud to now be the world's first animal rescue news app!<p>Featuring animal rescue news from around the world updated daily, adoptable animals looking for loving homes, user submitted stories and photos of their rescue pets, find animal shelters nearby, share anything you see with …

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2015 Bentley Continental GT3-R First Drive

The Nearest Thing You Can Buy Today to a Genuine Racing Bentley<p>The road wriggles left-right-left as you charge up the hill. Your left foot squeezes the metal-finished brake pedal as the fingertips of your left hand pull once, twice on the downshift paddle. The twin-turbo V-8 barks as your left foot …

Watch a Toyota Supra Blast a 6.05-Sec, 223-mph 1/4-Mile

There’s a new king of the hill in import drag racing: EKanoo Racing’s 2JZ-powered Supra. All hail!<p>The record-breaking run was a screaming 6.05-second quarter-mile that tripped the lights at 241 mph (388 km/h). According to the EKanoo Racing website, all that power comes from the venerable 2JZ …

2015 Rolls-Royce Ghost Series II

When nothing less than second-best will do.<p>If you’re truly wealthy, you’re not visiting your local Rolls-Royce dealership to buy a Ghost, but rather a Phantom, at a price that starts just above $400,000 but can require adding a seventh digit. The Ghost, while still outrageously expensive at …

2015 Chrysler 200 Earns 5-Star Safety Rating from NHTSA

The Chrysler 200 has been reimagined for the 2015 model year, complete with new, segment-exclusive safety technology that helped the model earn a 5-Star Overall Safety Rating from the NHTSA. The high rating comes on the heels of the 2015 Chrysler 200’s IIHS Top Safety Pick+ award.<p>It’s thanks to …

The Hummingbird Effect: How Galileo Invented Timekeeping and Forever Changed Modern Life

While we appreciate it in the abstract, few of us pause to grasp the miracles of modern life, from artificial light to air conditioning, as <b>Steven Johnson</b> puts it in the excellent <b>How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World</b> (<i>public library</i>), “how amazing it is that we drink water …

Remembering Oscar de la Renta

Oscar de la Renta was a great man, and a great American designer. Over five decades he made fashion that was elegant, based on the tools of the trade that he learned in Spain at Balenciaga, and in Paris, at Lanvin under Antonio Castillo. I also considered him one of my close, best friends. He truly …

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Meet Your New Pet, A Domesticated Fox

Thanks to Russian scientists, a new breed of fox is available. And it’s pretty darn cute.<p>Dogs have been evolving as human companions for at least about 14,000 years. Cats have lived with us for 12,000. But if you want something a little more cutting edge–and you’re willing to pay up– a pet fox …