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20+ Updo Tutorials You Might Just Be Able to Master Before the Holidays

Stylists on Instagram have become masters at creating impossible braided updos, twisted chignons, and the kind of detailed updos no mere mortal could ever copy. But, sometimes, they share their tricks in videos, and suddenly the secrets of their success are available to us.<p>It's amazing what a …

Hairstyling

Two Minute Baked Brownies

• 1 1/2 cup walnuts<br>• 12 medjool dates, seeds removed<br>• 3 tablespoons cacao or cocoa<br>• 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract<br>• pinch of salt<p>Place the ingredients into your …

Gigi Hadid Rules the Versace Runway at Couture Fashion Week

There's always an undercurrent of strength that runs in designer Donatella Versace's creations—only a girl who's comfortable in her own skin can …

Gigi Hadid

A Retrospective Of Katy Perry's Rainbow Hair Through The Years

Who knows what Katy Perry's hair color is now, or what it will be this time tomorrow?<p>It seems any color is game, as she told Glamour earlier this month, "Who knows what kind of woman I’ll be that night?" There are blogs about her hair, endless articles, and heck, we've even given the subject its …

Hair Color

75 Incorrectly Used Words That Can Make You Look Dumb | Inc.com

Using the right word can matter. Using the wrong word can matter even more. I once lost a potential writing gig because I used "who" instead of "whom" in a proposal letter.<p>(And I still have trouble getting "who" and "whom" right.)<p>Even just one incorrectly used word--especially when you're trying to …

Etymology

The 21 most popular novels of the year so far

The beauty of fiction writing is its ability to take the reader into captivating imagined worlds, from fantasy-like environments to tales set back in time.<p>Every year, Amazon pulls together its most popular print books of the year​. Based on sales numbers and updated daily, the list is a good …

Books

There Are 6 Types of French-Girl Style: Come See Which Is Most Like You

Around here, we're wild for the je ne sais quois that goes into chic, mussed, always perfect-looking French-girl style. As such, imagine our collective joy when we heard that there's not one type of stereotypical chicness but an amazing six different kinds. Angie Niles details the style habits of …

Clothing

22 Mind-Blowing Beauty Hacks Pros Swear By

These tips are easy to master and they'll make you look amazing.<p>The beauty editors at <i>Cosmopolitan</i> went backstage at New York Fashion Week and compiled the most surprising tips from the manicurists, makeup artists, and hairstylists making up models for the runway. Here are the 22 tips and tricks you …

Makeup

Kirsty Mitchell’s ‘Wonderland’ Finished After 6.5 Years and 74 Photographs

Since 2009, Kirsty Mitchell has been dazzling the photography world with her epic (and deeply personal) photo project titled <i>Wonderland</i>. Now, 6.5 …

Backstage at Salvatore Ferragamo Spring 2016

Rich hues and luxe textures reigned supreme backstage at Salvatore Ferragamo’s Spring 2016 show. Get a closer look here.

Salvatore Ferragamo

Backstage at Emporio Armani Spring 2016

Selfies, emojis, sparkly sequins, and more showed up at the Emporio Armani Spring 2016 show, which was a casual departure from the designer’s signature look. Go backstage at Milan Fashion Week here.

Emporio Armani

Allison Williams Goes Strapless

<i>Girls</i> star Allison Williams has a prim and proper reputation on-and-off screen. When she chooses to show off her elegant assets, Williams has a tendency towards higher necklines, sheath skirts, and plunging backs. However, her ultimate go-to might be the strapless dress, which she has favored since …

Clothing

The Best 3-Ingredient Dinner Recipes

Who says a delicious dinner has to involve a laundry list of ingredients? (What the heck is nigella seed anyway?) That's why when we're in a rush, we turn to these ten recipes--all of which use just three ingredients.<p><b>Simple Roasted Chicken</b><p>Chicken legs or thighs + butter + fresh rosemary. <b>Get the</b> …

Cooking

20 Non-Traditional Engagement Rings That Are Crazy Beautiful

Engagement rings are one of the pieces of jewelry that mean, well, EVERYTHING. And while we can never stop staring at our fave stars’ sparkling stunners, we secretly pine for a band o’ gold (or platinum) that feels as unique as our relationship. Below, check out twenty of the prettiest alternative …

How to Instagram Like an Interior Designer

Interior designer Ryan Korban has an aesthetic you can always spot, even on Instagram. Here, a closer look at his account to see how he makes a house a home, and then a hashtag.

Interior Design

10 Expert Beauty Vloggers to Start Following This Fall

For those of you dripping in sweat and desperate for your next margarita fix, we’re happy to announce that fall is officially around the corner. That means you’ll finally get to ditch sweat-proof makeup tactics and finally experiment with the latest fall eye shadow and lipstick trends. We’re …

Beauty

17 Stores That Offer Super-Convenient Alteration Services

In the quest to end our never-ending need to cuff jeans and roll up blazer sleeves, we rounded up stores that solve these problems with convenient …

Clothing

Here Are The Books On President Obama's Summer Reading List

More like Reader of the Free World.

Why You Need Liquid Lipstick in Your Life: Introducing a New Game-Changing Beauty Staple

Sure, the season’s barefaced, no-makeup makeup may seem like the safest route for hot days in the city. But this just in: For those who crave a bold pop of color no matter how steamy the temperature, a new beauty MVP has arrived in the form of the latest liquid lipsticks. Merging the supersaturated …

Golden Cuffs for Summer

A sunny glow emanates from the curves of these luxury bracelet cuffs.<p>Most shared<p>20<p>20 times Harry Styles proved himself a style icon<p>105<p>Street style at …

Decoding The Concealer Palette

As you may have picked up these last few weeks, one concealer does not fit all. There's formulas good for spot covering, formulas good for …

Makeup

What To Do With $20 At The Drugstore

I'll never forget when makeup artist Troy Surratt told me that Great Lash Mascara was his one and only, the product he trusted most and always used. …

Beauty

Suzy Menkes Meets Couturier Alexis Mabille in Paris

Suzy Menkes INTERNATIONAL VOGUE EDITOR<p>A Marriage of Style and Desire<p><i>Dita Von Teese Long corseted sheath with plunging neckline in emerald green</i> …

Fashion Shows

The 10-Step Korean Skincare Routine

<i>Since her article on the best Korean makeup was so well-received, and you, our lovely readers, essentially demanded a skincare follow-up, the</i> …

The 10 Most Popular Braids of Summer 2015

Get ready to be inspired.<p><i>At the beginning of the year, celebrity hairstylist Sarah Potempa, who just reached a milestone of 40,000 followers on Instagram, challenged herself to create #365DaysOfBraids. Cosmopolitan.com asked the blonde beauty for 10 of the most popular braids she's created this</i> …

How to Wear Prints: Olivia Palermo Style Tips

As far as we're concerned Olivia Palermo is like a walking Pinterest board. The well-dressed social swan and website owner is full of style and outfit ideas, offering endless inspiration for solving the trickiest of fashion problems. This season, look to Palermo for different ways to wear prints …

Women's Fashion

10 Eyelash Hacks for Long Luscious Lashes

If you pay attention to internet memes, you probably believe that eyebrows are the only way to accentuate your eyes and attain a flawless face. But there is something that you just might be missing, and most likely not spending that much time on: EYELASHES. If faux lashes are not your forte, check …

Makeup

Banana-Chocolate Chip Cake with Peanut Butter Frosting

16 Servings<p>This chocolate chip cake recipe is perfect for beginners—the result is moist, forgiving, and easy. Jif creamy peanut butter is our favorite for the decadent frosting.<p>October 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>3 cups all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons baking soda<p>2 teaspoon …

Dessert

Double Banana Cake

16 Servings<p>This double banana cake recipe is topped with a sweet banana frosting.<p>May 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>1 1/2 cups (3 sticks) unsalted butter plus more for pans, room temperature<p>3 3/4 cups all-purpose flour<p>1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda<p>1 1/4 teaspoons kosher salt<p>2 1/4 cups sugar<p>6 large eggs<p>3 cups …

Dessert