Sofia Collins

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21 Inspiring Quotes That Will Motivate Your Adventurous Pursuits

There’s something about quotes that we all find irresistible. Maybe it’s that they tend to come from ordinary people who have gone on to do …

Productivity for the Perpetually Overwhelmed

Last week I told you how I had procrastinated reading my book of the week. Kind of ironic since the book I was to review was called Productivity for …

8 Low-Key Hairstyles for the Fourth of July

Whatever your Fourth of July plans may be, you’ll need a hairstyle that will get you through the festivities without a lot of fuss.<p><b>Keep scrolling to</b> …


Sophia Bush’s Makeup Artist Spills 10 Must-Have Beauty Tools

When it comes to creating a flawless, celeb-inspired beauty look, it’s all about the application. So if you’re putting on and taking off your makeup the old-school way — ahem, with your fingers — <i>or</i> not utilizing products that can take your makeup moves to a whole new level, it’s time to step up …

Who doesn’t want to be happy? We ask experts how it’s done

As part of TODAY’s ongoing series "Summer of Secrets" we’re learning the secrets of happiness. We went to the experts in what's known as "positive psychology" for their tips to a "happier" you.

Can't Sleep? self-help Remedies you Can Try To Overcome Insomnia.

Insomnia also known as sleeplessness affects more than 30% of the population. Although some people associate insomnia with not sleeping for several …

34 Healthy Breakfasts for Busy Mornings

When it comes to breakfast, the options are endless. Pancakes or waffles? Bacon and eggs? Muffin, followed by a pastry? So why limit chowing down on …

The Secret to Happiness

Happiness comes from your own actions. Happiness is a choice. When you find yourself in an emotional state that you'd rather not be in, you have the power to change it in an instant.<p>There have been several books written on the subject of happiness, including several from Tal Ben-Shahar (<i>Happier</i>,</i> …


5 Tips To Build Your Resilience For A Happier Life

21 Easy Makeup Tips For When It's Hot As Balls Outside

A little sweat ain't never hurt nobody—unless they were wearing foundation.


5 Simple Habits That Guarantee Rapid Progress Towards Your Goals

“Your net worth to the world is usually determined by what remains after your bad habits are subtracted from your good ones.”<p>-Benjamin Franklin<p>We all …


The Best Red Carpet Looks from the Cannes Film Festival

Doutzen Kroes, Natalie Portman, and Cara Delevingne are killing it.<p>The 2015 Cannes Film Festival has officially begun! From theglamorous gowns to the dramatic 'dos, see the best looks celebs like Karlie Kloss, Lupita Nyong'o, and Natalie Portman have worn so far. See all of the red carpet looks …

Natalie Portman

The 10 Commandments of Lipstick

Step aside, gloss. Lipstick is back in a big way, making mouths look strong, rich, and thoroughly refined. Here, the rules for doing lipstick right, right now.<p>1. Start Fresh<p>Start fresh. Exfoliate lips once or twice a week (Cantello uses a mix of salt and almond oil), then follow with balm. (We love …

The Best Pink Lipsticks for All Skin Tones

Now that we’re updating our handbags and closets for spring, it’s about time our lipstick arsenals got a little love too. Pink lipsticks are everywhere this season, <i>and</i> they look fantastic on every shade of skin. But, like finding the right shade of red, you have to take into account a range of …

The 5 Most Awesome Celebrity Hair, Makeup, and Nail Looks of the Week

We treat hunting for gorgeous red carpet looks around here like a varsity-level sport, and every Friday we gift to you the fruits of our labor with a roundup of the five most stunning, can't-miss-'em hair, makeup, and nail styles of the week. Pin 'em, bookmark one for your stylist, stare at the …

40 Age-Erasing Superfoods

<b>2. Flaxseeds</b><br>Rich in protein and fiber, these little seeds offer a payload of omega-3 fatty acids, which erase spots and iron out fine lines in the skin. <i>The British Journal of Nutrition</i> reported that participants in one study who downed about half a teaspoon of omega-3s daily in 6 weeks experienced …


The 8 Best Food Cities in the World

<i>By the editors of Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>Travelers love to eat--that's why every year, as part of our Readers' Choice Awards survey, we ask our readers to rank their favorite food cities around the world. This year's results contain some old favorites (Paris, Rome) as well as a few surprises. Read on …

The 10 best islands in the world, according to TripAdvisor

To create this list, TripAdvisor looked at millions of traveler reviews from over the past year and created an algorithm that ranked the top islands.<p>From the rocky beaches of Brazil to the glimmering white-washed homes of Santorini, Greece, here are all 10 real-life paradises you must see.

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How to De-Clutter Your Closet So You Actually Enjoy Getting Dressed

<b>Put Away Seasonal Clothes</b><br>Even though it's a bit of a pain to make the switch for the colder or warmer half of the year, I always go through my closet and put away any items that are "off-season." This will save you space by not forcing you to have all of your clothes out at once (those winter …