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Why Popcorn Ceilings Are Actually Pretty Great

Popcorn ceilings—formally known as acoustic ceilings and sometimes appetizingly referred to as cottage cheese—have gotten a bad rap over the years. …

These Colors Will Make You Fall In Love With Accent Walls

Choosing the right accent wall color is no small task. Whether your goal is to brighten up a space, add an element of surprise, or showcase your …

25 Ideas for Decorating your Garden Fence

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This Small Brooklyn Apartment Masters Smart Storage

Name: Caroline and Jared Sullivan Location: Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn, New York Size: 550 square feet Years lived in: 3 years, rented Before moving …

Differin Gel Review: ‘I Had Terrible Acne—Until I Started Using This $11 Cream'

BAE.<p><b>The tl;dr version:</b> I think the love of my life might be <b>Differin Gel</b>.<p>BUY IT<p>This love story began when I got an IUD last February, and my skin promptly fell to crap.<p>BUY IT<p>That backslide into teenage-level acne was super great for my self-esteem. 0/10 do NOT recommend.<p>Around the same time, I …

This Serum Set From Amazon Has Everything You Need to Make Your Skin Glow

Anyone who has used serums knows that they can have an incredible impact on your skin. If you're starting a more detailed skincare routine or need a restock on your products, we've found a set that you'll love.<p>The Eve Hansen Anti-Aging Skin Care Set ($26) is an affordable pack that includes three …

6 Skincare Products That Fight Cystic Acne

Skin Care

7 Dreamy Kitchens That'll Make You Rethink Mint Green

Earlier this year, we predicted what would be trendy in the kitchen for 2017, from rich, muted hues, warmer finishes, New Bohemian style and more. …

Food & Dining

A Portland Triplex Full of Original Details and Fajita the Beta Fish

<b>Name:</b> Cherie <b><br>Location:</b> Portland, Oregon<p>Myself, my boyfriend Nick, and our three cats Charlie, Sue, and Gigi (yes 3 cats, I know we're crazy), plus our …

Art in an Instant: 12 Quick Ideas Using Floating Glass Frame

Forget about matting, cutting wood and finding acid-free painter's tape — the floating glass frame is here to make framing art remarkably easy. If …

How to Paint Ceramic Tile to Revamp Your Bathroom on the Cheap

Redoing a bathroom doesn't require a huge budget! Dollar signs might flash before your eyes when you imagine a full, top-to-bottom remodel, but you …

Ciaté London Dewy Stix Is the Perfect No-Makeup Makeup Highlighter

I love a good highlighter, but I also know that all that glitter can be pretty intimidating. For those of you who are antihighlighter, check out the new Ciaté London Dewy Stix—it will turn haters into believers.<p>The shimmer-free balm creates the same lit-from-within look that everyone's been …

Beauty: the best new bases | Sali Hughes

In my youth, when I really had no business wearing foundation, full coverage bases were like liquid surgical stockings<p>I am increasingly drawn to full-coverage foundations, not just because my skin is older, more flawed, less even toned, but because part of me feels that if I’m going to go to the …

Best Mildew-Resistant Paint for Your Bathroom

Painting a room is an easy and inexpensive way to freshen it up—or even give it a new look. But if you’re thinking about painting your bathroom, …

Before & After: A $9 Thrift Store Upcycle

My daughter picked up this sad little dresser at a thrift store thinking I might have some fun with it. It had suffered an unfortunate paint job and …

5 Lash-Enhancing Mascaras That Will Make Your Fringe Stronger and Thicker Over Time

Why shouldn't your go-to do both?<p>I'm going to go out on a limb here and say that mascara is the single most important player in the makeup game. (Show me a woman that doesn't want longer, thicker, and more voluminous fringe and I'll show you a liar.) And because lashes are <i>such</i> a precious commodity, …

Mascara

10 Modern Home Decor Stores (That Aren't IKEA)

Don't get me wrong. I love IKEA. Many of the core pieces in my home came from the Swedish retailer, and of course, the prices are hard to beat. …

A Sleek, Cosmopolitan Scottish Townhouse

<b>Name:</b> Jo <b><br>Location:</b> Edinburgh, Scotland<p>My home forms two floors of our Victorian townhouse in Edinburgh's West End. The ground floor is where I operate …

Banishing Cellulite: The Foam Roller Detox | Goop

Integrative structural specialist and frequent <i>goop</i> contributor Lauren Roxburgh is a bit of a magician. By manipulating the fascia—i.e., the saran …

Stretching

A '20s Charmer on an Old Military Base

<b>Name:</b> Sarah <b><br>Location:</b> Fort Thomas, Kentucky<p>We moved into our 1920s home about five years ago, located in Fort Thomas, Kentucky about 10 minutes from …

Pumpkin Spice Hair Might Be The Biggest Hair Color Of The Season

At this point, we shouldn't be surprised by pumpkin spice <i>anything</i>. The PSL trend has expanded way beyond the L(atte) to stuff like greek yogurt, …

This Concealer is The Key to An Effortless Contour and Highlight

Whether or not you think that contouring has jumped the shark, the makeup technique of defining and sculpting your facial features isn’t leaving the …

Best Drugstore Products From Allure’s 20th Anniversary Best of Beauty Products Awards List

Allure magazine has revealed its list of top beauty products for the 20th anniversary of its annual Best of Beauty awards.<p>Editors participated in …

Make reusable dryer sheets for $3

Many people swear by dryer sheets. Not only do they reduce static in the dryer, they can help soften and scent your clothes even more. They even have several uses outside the laundry room.<p>If they don't make dryer sheets in your favorite Downy scent, you want to cut costs or help save the …

42 Ways To Make Your Entire Home Cleaner Than It's Ever Been

:: bookmarks for next weekend ::<p>Bathroom; Kitchen; Bedroom; Living Room; All Around the House; Garage, Basement, and Outdoors

DIY Paper Weaving for Easy, Modern Art

Today we’re going to do a bit of weaving. Recently, woven crafts have become a trendy way to decorate walls with colorful yarn and fabric designs in …

How To Make Your DIY Smartphone Projector With A Shoebox

We all know how difficult it is to get ourselves to the gym and to actually work on our physical wellbeing; how difficult it is to follow a diet plan …

This Clever Duvet Cover Trick is Going to Change Your Life

The "duvet burrito" makes changing your cover SO much easier.<p>Nothing says frustrating like trying to put on a duvet cover by yourself. In a world of iPhones, robo-vacuums, and all sorts of tech gadgets, you'd think we would have found a simpler solution to this cumbersome housekeeping task by now. …

Bedrooms

The Genius Trick For Unclogging Your Shower Drain

Store-bought drain cleaner can seem like a godsend when you're ankle deep in gross, dirty water. But, as any plumber will tell you, all those chemicals can take a toll on pipes. So before you bring in the big guns, try this two-step DIY trick. Trust us, it's easy.<p>Store-bought drain cleaner can seem …

Cleaning

28 Ways To Make Your Bathroom Cleaner Than It's Ever Been

Sparkle and shine, no more grime!