Susan Duval

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Let's See What Developed In National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest

OK, so maybe it was the photo of the painted goat that first caught our eye. (After all, we are Goats and Soda).<p>But there are many other gems from the National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest.<p>The judges looked at 18,000 photographs and picked the top 10. Many of the photos — the winners and other …

Amnesty International Votes to Recommend Decriminalizing Sex Work

In a landmark decision Tuesday, Amnesty International voted to recommend the full decriminalization of sex work and prostitution in order to protect …

This documentary wants to shatter fashion industry sizeism

Fashion has a long-term problem with size, but this new documentary is looking to confront it. Straight/Curve, which will be released next summer, is about “female body image and the new era of plus size supermodels redefining society’s beauty standards.”<p>“We have a problem,” begins the trailer. “I …

Plus Size

Hugh Grant Has Reached the Point of Middle Age Where He’s Furious About Dog Poop

How a vigilante pooper-scooper became the Man from U.N.C.L.E. star’s hero.<p>We all know that stepping in dog poop is disgusting and a huge annoyance, and <b>Hugh Grant</b> knows it as well as anyone. Last week he applauded 43-year-old Suffolk, England, resident <b>Andrew Hawes,</b> who is on a mission to rid the …

43 Joyriding Dogs Who Couldn't Be Happier

Nothing feels better than a crisp breeze running through your fur.<p>With the wind in your ears and the air on your tongue, there's nothing like cruisin' down the highway on a joyride. Oh, if you're a dog, that is. Tons of pooches love sticking their snouts out a half-open window to take in the great …

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Three Mascaras for a Smoky Eye

BEAUTY WORLDWIDE BEAUTY<p><b>After poring over Caroline de Maigret's book How To Be Parisian, New Yorkers are now looking to master the art of a smoky eye</b> …

Woman who was Elvis' private nurse to release book

JACKSON, Tenn. (AP) — A West Tennessee woman who was Elvis Presley's private nurse is releasing a book about her life around the music legend and his …

Music

Uber pledges to improve vetting of drivers after Dallas sexual assault

Uber has pledged to improve its vetting procedures after admitting that a man arrested in Dallas on suspicion of sexually assaulting a passenger was granted approval to drive for the company by mistake.<p>Talal Ali Chammout was arrested on 29 July, accused of attacking a woman inside her home. Court …

This Woman’s Earring Hack Will Blow Your Mind

Like their elusive bobby pin friends , earring backs seldom stick around for long. Whether they slid off mid-dance party or disappear with zero explanation, scrambling around to find a back somewhere in your room that fits is usually a fun (but actually not so fun) step of getting ready. But it …

The world's first plus-size supermodel is working to solve a $9 billion problem

Full-figured women are more than willing to spend money on trendy clothing items, but complain that few retailers are providing women with fashionable options that work for them.<p>Melissa Aronson, known professionally as Emme, is widely recognized as the world's first plus-size supermodel. She …

Plus Size

Cool Travel Accessories Every Woman Needs

Knock, knock: It's your new favorite travel gear. Peep our affordable picks for perfect airplane outfits, streamlined carry-ons, and tech solutions …

Travel Gear

You'll Never Forget These Images of the "Golden Hour" Around the World

It may be the most beautiful time of day: The "golden hour" just after dawn and just before sunset, when the light turns, well, y'know... Here, some …

Photography

3 Different Ways to Make Druzy Stone Earrings

Excuse me, did you say druzy?! Those sparkly little stones have recently been all the rage in the jewelry world. The natural awe of the stone plus the glam glitter factor creates a ✓++ in our books, so we knew we a) had to do a DIY with them and b) couldn’t just create one way to rock druzy …

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 …

6 Unusual Places You Should Really Be Applying Your Perfume

From your hair to behind your knees.<p>Whether you've got a signature scent à la Marilyn Monroe and her beloved Chanel No. 5, or you like to play the field, constantly rotating with an entire fragrance wardrobe adorning your vanity, you've got the same end goal: to have your perfume last all day …