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Americans are moving to Europe for free college degrees

Chelsea Workman went to Ohio State University because it was her cheapest option. But she still had to take out student loans and work to make ends meet.<p>By the middle of her sophomore year, she'd had enough. She dropped out and moved to Germany to finish her degree where college is free.<p>Hunter …

College & University

Last thing parents need is more talk about parenting styles

Back when there were fewer LEGOs to pick up and moms and dads didn't have to spend three to four hours a day untangling iPhone charging cords, parenting was easier.<p>You shoved your LEGO-less child out the door in the morning and hoped he or she would return sometime before dark. Since there were no …

Living Rooms

17 Verbal Habits of Highly Likable People

It starts with what you say--and what you know not to say.<p>We all know a few people--probably just a few, actually--who win over everyone they meet. Their charisma is hard to quantify, and yet it makes others feel at ease and drawn to them.<p>How do they do it? One of two ways: either they're born with …

Body Language

Type Worship: Inspirational Typography Lettering

The father of Futura’s ‘other’ typeface is revived<p>Plak was the second typeface by famous German designer Paul Renner in 1928. Like Renner’s iconic …

How to create your own font: 18 top tips

After many years as a graphic designer and type enthusiast, I decided to try my hand at designing a typeface. Much has been written about type …

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2 Bold Lipsticks to Spice Up Your Lips

So, Smashbox is a brand I’ve used before, but I think I only have a small eyeshadow palette that I use somewhat regularly. Beyond that, the Be …

Chinese New Year 2016 Armani Highlighting Palette and MAC Lustre Lipstick in See Sheer for the Year of the Monkey

Happy Chinese New Year! Today marks the day many of us celebrate Chinese New Year and this year's zodiac animal is the monkey. There are some cute …

Tarte Rainforest After Dark Palette Review!

Hello gorgeous friends! As you may have heard, Tarte has a beautiful limited edition palette for fall 2014 that includes 6 eyeshadows, a matte rosey …

What the Heck is Oil Pulling?

Oil pulling sounds more like something to do with how gasoline is made than it does a health or beauty regimen. For the longest time I swiftly …

As Seen On TV: Gold Eyeshadow

Across the TV stations there seems to be one popular makeup trend: Shimmering Gold Eyelids. I am inspired to see this flattering summery look make a …

Screenshot Crush: Once Upon A Time's Cruella DeVille & her Striking Makeup

Can we just talk a moment to talk about the powerful eyebrows and overall fabulous hair/wardrobe for this character? While watching the last 3 or 4 …

Easy Mascara Hack!

Hello, Beauties!<p>Have you ever had your mascara dry out on you before you purchased your next tube? Of course you have, mascara is a makeup necessity …

How to Build a Makeup Starter Kit Under $20 -PLUS tips for beginners!

Do you have absolutely no makeup or no idea where to start with what little you already have? I have gathered together a low-cost plan to get you …

Naked3 Drugstore Dupes!

Hello Beautiful! I picked up two new Wet N Wild eyeshadow pallets the other day, and I noticed some real similarities between the Naked3 pallet from …

How to: Make Your Eyes Look Green

This eyeshadow approach can even make brown eyes appear as hazel! To punch up the green in your eyes, use a warm red-toned brown eyeshadow color in …

Quick and Simple NAKED 3 Tutorial Voice Over & Pictorial!

Hello gorgeous! Here is a quick video on how I got this simple, polished, mauve smokey-eye that is perfect for daytime wear using only the Naked3 …

Sephora's Minnie Mouse Collection

Are you as excited as I am about the spring 2016 Minnie Mouse Collection coming to Sephora? Just take a look at how cute these pieces are! Seriously, …