Lisa Irene Serrano

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Makeup 101: Brushing Up on the Basics

The magic's in your hands.<p>Makeup brushes are like magic wands: A swipe here, a dusting there — and the smoky eye or contour of your dreams comes together IRL. But making said strokes of genius requires some know-how. So, in the interest of education, learn how to kick it old-school with basic moves …

Makeup

This Dad Mocks His Daughter's Selfies with Savage Accuracy

Cool dad alert.<p>Welcome to Cassie Martin's nightmare: Her dad, Burr, is recreating her "sexy" selfies, the <i>Daily Mail</i> reports. He's doing a spot-on job of it, too.<p>Matching outfits? Check. Drawn-on tattoo? Yep. Actual wreath of leaves instead of a Snapchat filter? Yes, that too. His expression is less …

For Teens

The Actress Who Plays Lyanna Mormont on Game of Thrones Is as Badass as Her Character

Eight things to know about the young actress.<p><i>Game of Thrones</i>' Lyanna Mormont is a blessing to us all. She has everyone wondering "Who <i>is</i> that?" as soon as she appears on screen with her not-here-for-any-BS attitude. All the credit goes to the young actress who plays her, 12-year-old Bella Ramsay. …

TV Series

13 Parenting Tricks You'll Wish You Thought of First

All of these ideas have that why-didn't-I-think-of-that magic we love.<p>Summer vacation can be a long (long) few months. Especially when you don't have any tricks up your sleeve to keep your kids entertained, mess-free and, most importantly, happy in a pinch. Try these ideas and we guarantee both you …

Costco Employees Share the 7 Strangest Returns They've Ever Seen

We have to say, these return policies are incredible.<p>Anyone who has ever worked in retail knows that sometimes, shoppers can be difficult (to put it nicely). So, when asked, "For Costco Employees: What's the most outrageous item that was returned at Costco? And what was the result?" on Reddit, the …

Employment

DIY Copycat: Create This Free People Kimono for Half the Price

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again — Free People, we love you, but your prices are sometimes too much for our wallets. (Check out all of our DIY copycats here!) We came across this Spell Jagger Kimono and were obsessed — the fringe and floral patterns are just perfect for summer. But with …

Skinny 7 Layer Mediterranean Dip

I just got back from Greece last week and if you've ever been there you know why I'm STILL thinking about their amazing food!<p>There's a reason people who live in Mediterranean countries are generally healthier, thinner and live longer than many other populations.<p>They eat seasonally, they eat locally …

Beauty

It's gonna get sappy up in here.<p>Author:<p>December 30, 2016<p>Here's your place to come talk about hair, makeup, nails, skincare whatever/whenever you feel …

Album Art

6 Summer Shoe Hacks Every Woman Should Know

It's 85 degrees and sunny. You've got the top down, are wearing your cutest summer romper, and are blissfully headed to the beach. Until—ouch!—that blister from your new sandals causes to wince in pain and you begin to contemplate just how insane it might be to hop on one foot. Hey, if Lisa Turtle …

Vatican

Rave-Worthy Beauty Products We’re Obsessing Over This June

Beauty

Ahi Poke: The Simple Hawaiian Dish That's Best Made at Home

When I think of tuna salad, my mind doesn't leap to the mayo-based canned-tuna salads of my youth. It doesn't even jump to the classic Niçoise salad with oil-poached tuna and olives. Nope. My first thought is <i>give me the</i> poke<i>.</i><p>Poke (pronounced <i>poh-keh</i>), a raw-fish salad, is like the hamburger of …

The Surprising True History Behind Flag Day

Flag Day, which takes place annually on June 14, is as oft-forgotten holiday, once called the “runty stepchild among American national holidays” in …

Pope horrified by deadly attack in Orlando

Vatican City, Jun 12, 2016 / 12:37 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis has offered his prayers and compassion for those affected by Saturday night's …

Catholicism

The 10 Best RFID-Blocking Wallets For Men

Dash Co. RFID Blocking Slim Travel Wallet 4.0<p><b>True Minimal:</b> You can’t measure the 4.0 in ounces, because it doesn’t even weigh one, and only has an …

Pac-Man Suit

All the Ms. Pacs out there will melt in your arms when they get a look at your new arcade on a suit. OppoSuits, known for their quirky twists on …

Convertible HDL Wearable Camera

PRracer’s headband-mounted action camera for runners. It has a 12MP sensor and shoots videos at 1440p/30fps, 1080p/60fps, or 720p/100fps. It also has …

8 Things Pro Cleaners Do in Their Homes Every Day

It's time to adopt the "two-minute rule."<p>Imagine this: You spent all day cleaning for a living and then you have to go home and do it all over again. Talk about a bummer. But we had a feeling that most professional cleaners pick and choose what tasks they think are the most important to tackle on a …

Women Tell Men Everything They Need To Know About Pedicures

Show this to the men in your life.<p>If you've never had a pedicure, there are a few things you probably don't know. For example, you might not know that you get a quick massage during said pedicure, and that contrary to popular belief, they're not a women-only experience.<p>The main purpose of a …

Pedicure

Homes with the most gorgeous gardens to rival Chelsea Flower Show

Swimming Pools

Could You Be Genetically Programmed to Be a Vegetarian?

New research looks at how your eating habits could be linked to your genes<p>Whether you have concerns about animal cruelty or simply just don't like …

10 Beautiful National Parks In China

The 50 Biggest Money Mistakes Household CEOs Make

Always track your spending and keep your emergency fund fully loaded.<p>I’m not ashamed to admit I make mistakes. After all, <i>everybody</i> screws up …

The Best Moments (So Far) From Kate and Will’s Royal Visit to India

Shah Rukh Khan

The One Thing Chic French Girls Always Have in Their Apartments

Slept-in hair and makeup. Unwashed vintage jeans with scuffed-up sneakers. A nonchalant pout. This may not immediately paint the most alluring image, but to Francophiles everywhere this is the French girl formula. A formula that has been obsessed over and scrutinized by the fashion and beauty …

The 10 Common Cooking Mistakes Chefs Always Notice (And How to Fix Them)

Training for years, working in the kitchen until the wee hours of the morning, modifying recipes until perfection, no one knows the value of trial and error more than top chefs. And those years of trial and error yield a serious understanding of the most common culinary pitfalls—the mistakes that …

Prince William Went to His Ex’s Wedding, But Should You?

Over the Easter holiday weekend, Prince William did something rather unexpected and attended the wedding of his ex-girlfriend Jessica Craig in Kenya. The Gwyneth Paltrow–esque act of amiability with a former flame sent gasps through Britain, especially due to the fact that Princess Kate wasn’t …

Weddings

Work Out With Models at Manhattan’s Newest Gym

Want to discover where models work out? A good place to start would be the Instagram feed of the Dogpound—the so-new-it’s-not-even-officially-open Manhattan gym that Constance Jablonski, Romee Strijd, Josephine Skriver, and Jasmine Tookes are frequenting to stay in Victoria’s Secret–ready shape. …