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The Right Way to Lighten Your Hair with Lemon

Natural highlights are waiting in your pantry.<p>We can't be alone in our collective history of Sun-In horror stories. (Orange. So much orange.) But while lemon juice has long since been touted as the better, at-home, all-<i>natural</i> alternative, it too has a caveat of its own: Used in excess and high …

Hair

Beach Chic: Stars in Swim's Best Trends

From sexy prints to basic black bikinis, see whats in style for the season.<p>From sexy prints to basic black bikinis, see what's in style for the season. Plus, check out the latest fashion trends of the summer.

Cameron Diaz

16 Makeup Tricks Every Woman Should Know

From the editors of Cosmo.com, quirky beauty hacks to make getting ready easier.<p><b>1. Turn a pencil eyeliner into a gel formula with the help of a match or lighter.</b><p>Hold your black, green, burgundy, etc., kohl eye pencil (which typically creates a thin, harder to apply line), under the flame for …

Makeup

Karlie Kloss Gets Sultry for Her First Chanel Fragrance Campaign

This Angel is showing off her dark side! Karlie Kloss’s Chanel fragrance ads have just rolled out, and the moody (yet totally sexy) feeling in each …

Best fragrance news of 2014

BEAUTY BUZZ OF THE DAY<p><b>From Miss Dior Blooming Bouquet to the Daisy Tweet Shop by Marc Jacobs and Givenchy's couture perfumes, discover the sweet</b> …

For The Ladies: Do It Yourself Game Of Thrones Hairstyles

I apologize for the poor quality pictures but I didn't make them so it's really not my fault I'm just taking the blame because I have BROAD SHOULDERS …

How to Make Your Own Sea Salt Spray for Perfectly Beachy Waves

You probably have all the ingredients in your pantry. Surf's up.<p>While most of us would love to spend every hour of this summer oceanside, duty calls. Still, that doesn't mean that we can't recreate our favorite beauty side effect of a day well spent at the beach: that perfectly effortless, …

Hair

The Ultimate Pre-Wedding Playlist

You know how fond we are of a killer playlist around here.<p>After all, at the end of the night, guests aren’t worried about party favours and …

Awesome Wedding Planning Tips

Today we’ve got a pretty special guest contributor.<p>Meet Kylie, the Director of the UK Academy of Wedding and Event Planning.<p>The UK Academy of Wedding …

The 10 Coolest Rooftop Wedding Venues in the World

Rooftops are such a glamorous, chic, memorable, and versatile backdrop for a wedding.<p>A striped-back space, you can adorn them in lanterns and string …

Grazia

10 Ways to Have Waaaaay More Fun Studying Foreign Languages | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

1.) Cry, Laugh and Compete with Italians Through Television<p>I agree with the typical advice to watch movies or shows from that country, but I want to …

Language Learning

15 Quotes to Help You Smash Negative Thinking! | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Negative thinking is definitely one of the biggest problems a lot of us suffer from.<p>Ironically, the more you try to rationalize it, the more you tend …

5 Tips to Motivate Yourself When You're Student

What student doesn’t need a little motivational push for doing homework? Doing homework is not something that comes willingly if you’re not motivated …

7 Things You Must Let Go Of To Be Truly Happy | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Everybody wants happiness. It’s too bad that in this life, happiness can be a tricky thing.<p>I think that sometimes, instead of trying to chase …

Happiness

The Importance of 'Sexuality Awareness' For Self Improvement: Part 2 | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

In my last post I attempted to enrich PTB posts that aid our understanding of living healthily in the present by outlining the importance of …

6 Conversation Mistakes Even Experts Make by the Tower of Power

You likely exhaust a lot of time on what you say in conversation, but place little attention in how to say it.<p>After nearly a decade in teaching …

Why True Self-Love Is Your Most Important Mission And How It Will Change Your Life Forever

Why is self-love so important? And anyway, is it really that important? Well, let’s see… but first, we should take a closer look and try to …

20 Simple Ways to Stoke Your Self-Confidence | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Once upon a time there was a small child known as you.<p>This child was born into the world pure and perfect, aware only of its own needs. If those …

Motivation

8 Great Habits You Can Instantly Start On | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

I’ve been reading up on a lot of passionate people who talk about how they get into “the zone” or experience a certain “high” when they get down to …

How to Use Meditation to Dominate Negativity | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

I’m sure there have been at least a few times in your life when a negative response has made matters worse.<p>Let’s say you’re working on a complicated …

Self-help

7 Things Happy People Do Eagerly All The Time | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

For the life of me, whenever I see happy people, I can’t help but think that there’s just something about them.<p>They have this mysterious charisma …

Why Emotional Intelligence Is So Important

We already know the answers to life.<p>Health? Eat well and exercise.<p>Success? Work hard and smart.<p>Happiness? Be content with what you have, give more …

4 Smart Ways to Challenge Yourself | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

The idea of challenging yourself is one of the pillars of personal development. By challenging yourself, you grow as a person and you learn to trust …

Self-improvement

3 Secrets to Rewriting Your Past

We each are traveling our own paths, some experience a personal discovery, or revelation, early on in life while others are much later. Sometimes …

The Top 5 Psychologies of Why We Must Selfie | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

In the last year or so, we have seen a great increase in the selfie – that is, the practice of taking photos of one’s self and posting them on social …

8 Quotes By Celebrities Today To Inspire You to Your Fullest Potential | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

I think we’re all allowed to always have fun in life. That’s why I’m doing up a post on quotes that aren’t typically from famous people from the past.<p>…

The 6 Kinds of Difficult Friends and How To Deal With Them | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

I always had difficult friends. And that’s not to say they only came during my angst-filled teenage years of rebellion.<p>I had to deal with angry …