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Your Ultimate Guide To Thicker Hair

Pump up the volume for good with these serious solutions and quick-fix treatments.<p>Volumizing sprays and dry shampoos are great for giving fine hair a boost. But for many women, the problem goes beyond just limp-looking strands. Thinning hair is a serious issue "that's as common for women as it is …

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Caroline de Maigret on the One Thing That Makes You Look Like a Parisian

We chat with Caroline de Maigret—Parisian It girl, hair icon and Lancome muse—about the secrets to her effortless style and why fashion is feminist.<p>Harper's BAZAAR: There's a cultural obsession with being Parisian—what inspired you to want to add to that conversation and write your own</b> …

Our top 45 free things to do in New York City

Seeing New York City's biggest attractions can mean spending a hefty chunk of your trip budget on tickets. Empire State Building? $36. The Guggenheim and the Whitney both go for $25. Even the Frick is $22. But there's a lifetime of fun to be had without ever handing over a cent, and not just by …

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One day in Brooklyn: the perfect itinerary

For many first-time visitors to New York, New York equals Manhattan. But just a couple of subway stops across the river lies a whole other delicious world that deserves your exploration. So set aside a day to take a tour of Brooklyn, with these hand-picked highlights from Brooklyn local, Brian …

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20 free things to do in Amsterdam

It's easy to spend a fortune in the Netherlands' stylish capital, but the city has plenty of gratis goodies up for grabs.<p>Check out our pick of the freebies on offer.<p><b>1. Canal Ring</b><p>More canals flow in Amsterdam than in Venice, and get this: the 400-year-old waterways are a UNESCO World Heritage site. …

European Travel

Romantic Getaway: Long Weekend in Annecy, France

Paris may have dibs on big city romance, but when it comes to the ultimate romantic French weekend getaway, few towns can surpass Annecy. This …

10 Things Every Fashionable Woman Should Have by 30

Your 20s can be for style, career and love experimentation, but as a woman enters her 30s there are certain pieces she should own that well-represent her.<p>Your 20s can be for style, career and love experimentation, but as a woman enters her 30s there are certain pieces she should own that …

West Village

The Six Beauty Products Penélope Cruz Can't Live Without

Oscar-winning actress and Lancôme spokeswoman Penélope Cruz loves a bad movie, is no stranger to bed-head, and isn't too shabby with scissors and a …

8 Ways to Get Prettier in Your Sleep

Do the term "beauty sleep" justice by following these skin and hair tips from dermatologists.<p>You might think you're off the clock when it comes to your beauty routine while you sleep, but your slumber hours play an important role in how you look. "Beauty sleep is essential for repairing the skin," …

The One Nutrient Everyone Needs

Doctors have long known the health powers of glutathione. But only now can you pop it daily to get its unparalleled benefits.<p>"Glutathione is your body's most powerful antioxidant and detoxifying agent, and it's also something of a well-kept secret," says Dr. Frank Lipman, Integrative and Functional …

Olivia Palermo's Perfect Summer Look

The girl-about-town pins down her go-to sultry weather ensemble.<p>Olivia Palermo has made a career out of her enviable style. Girls are drawn to her particular brand of youthful elegance—and it's been a refreshing alternative to a seemingly endless array of festival ready looks—reinforced when she …

Women's Fashion

France's Chicest Femmes

See the most stylish Gallic ladies.<p>It's been called "je ne sais quoi," "bon chic, bon genre" — however you choose to refer to it, the French girl just seems to have it.

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10 Places to Go While They Are Still Cheap: 2014 Edition

Do your travel ambitions eclipse your bank account? We've got just the fix: destinations around the world that offer plenty of cheap ways to stay, play, and eat. Whether you're on the prowl for a perfect beach or a city bursting with culture, these cities and countries deliver big but cost little. …

Oregon's Wizard Island Is Shrouded In Ancient Mystery

Call us muggles, but we've never seen an island so magical.<p>Wizard Island is actually an ancient volcanic cinder cone in Crater Lake, Oregon. The floating wonderland -- which sits in the deepest lake in the United States -- was once the site of elaborate Klamath Indian rituals.<p>Now, it's an eerily …

Our favourite images of the week

Some of the world’s most awe-inspiring photos, from the stunning scenery of China’s Tiger Leaping Gorge to a volcano in the Atlantic Ocean.

Why a Trip to New York is a Rite of Passage

The Big Apple simply begs to be explored.<p>New York is one of those places, like Disney World, that is a child’s travel rite of passage.<p>For a first trip, stick with Manhattan, the classic microcosm of the world. There’s no major influence, theme, subject, attraction, or trend that in some way isn’t …

Elle Macpherson's Green Fountain of Youth

In the year that she hits her half century birthday, the world's most famous super model gives up one of her best kept health secrets.<p>When The Body—aka Elle Macpherson, now 50—cues us into one of her diet secrets, the world takes note. Such is the case with her new green superfood powder, The Super …

Wellness

22 Dark Spot Correctors For Every Budget