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Is Thicker, Fuller Hair at the Top of Your Wish List? Try These Shampoos ASAP

Fact: Not many of us are blessed with the kind of abundant hair that emulates a full head of extensions. In fact, 70% of women experience some form …

10 Expensive Skin Care Products That Are 100% Worth It, According to Derms

When it comes to top-shelf skin care products, it can be tough to determine which products can actually walk the walk. Some really are worth the …

This Jet-Black Marble Bathroom Embodies Drama With a Capital "D"

Outside, the pavement swelters, rooftop bars erupt as the sun sinks behind the skyline, and taxicabs and fire engines whir by, creating the …

Manhattan

Just A Super Useful Guide To Every Skincare Vitamin And What They Actually Do

Can vitamins really give you flawless skin? This is the ABC you need to know about...<p>From Seven Seas to Centrum, taking vitamins with breakfast is a pretty natural thing for most of us, but no matter how many of those chewy orange tablets you eat, your body only delivers a small amount of these to …

6 Ways to Use Apple Cider Vinegar for More Beautiful Hair

Apply once a week for salon-worthy results.<p>Apple cider vinegar (ACV) has a bit of a rep on the internet—you can use it as a skin tonic, a natural household cleaner, digestion regulator, and even as a potential weight loss aid. It’s the ultimate does-it-all ingredient, and even if you don’t need it …

A Medical Esthetician Says This One Product Will Improve Every Skin Type

There's a misconception about the common skincare peel, and it's easy to figure out as soon as you try one. "Even in a professional-strength peel, …

Dry Skin

Dermatologists Over 40 Say This Is How to Look 10 Years Younger

Once we hit 40, the descriptors used for skin typically have a negative connotation—words we don't necessarily want to associate with our once …

This week, BIG designed another Google campus and Melbourne residents protested a new Apple Store

This week on Dezeen, Bjarke Ingels' firm revealed designs for another new Google campus in California, while Apple's plans for a new store in a …

This 1 Habit Will Make You More Creative and Happier (if You Can Stand It)

In a brilliant TED Talk, Manoush Zomorodi explains how we can free up our brains.<p>What if there was one simple thing you could do that cost nothing and took no extra time, that would make you much more creative than you are now? What if it would also make you sleep better, and perhaps happier in …

Where is Australia's best beach for 2018?

With over 50,000 kilometres of coastline, Australians know they've got more than a few good beaches on their doorstep - but which beach is the …

Bohemian Setting in Spain Welcomes Functional Prefab House

<b>Casa Montaña</b> by Studio [baragaño] is an example of a modern prefab home embedded in a charming natural setting. This minimalist home was built in …

10 things to do in South Africa that are not total tourist traps

Known for its natural beauty and some of the best cuisine in the world, South Africa is becoming increasingly popular with tourists. Travelers should make the long flight worth it by touring it like the locals do. Here are the top 10 things to do in South Africa, according to locals.

South Africa

The 10 best free graphic design courses online

Want to learn new skills, or refresh the fundamentals of your graphic design knowledge? We’ve previously brought you some great graphic design …

Jean Nouvel's Monad Terrace is a new Miami Wonder

If you’re looking for a new home in Miami, <b>Monad Terrace</b> is the name you should keep in mind; sure, it might cost you a pretty penny, but this …

Before-and-after photos show the destruction of the famous $17 million 'Glass House,' which burned in the California wildfires

The view from what was the "Glass House."ZillowWildfires have now spread to about 200,000 acres across at least eight counties in the northern part of California. The events are now being called the deadliest wildfire in state history, with at least 40 people dead as a result.<p>Since October 8, when …

California Wildfires

10 Fonts For Architects

Have you ever been stuck for hours obsessing over a font that matched your work? Before starting a project, do you already think about which font you …

How to save big on Hawaii Island

On Hawaii Island, you can have a first-class trip at coach prices. I've been traveling here for years, and I learned to visit and have fun without spending a small fortune.<p>Here are some of the ways on Hawaii Island. (To see how to on Maui and Oahu, click through on those links.)<p>Visit the …

Frank Lloyd Wright's lesser-known designs captured in new images

Architecture photographer Andrew Pielage has documented 50 buildings by American architect Frank Lloyd Wright, including less famous projects like a …

This 18th-Century Warrior Fortress is India’s Most Extravagant New Hotel

Alila Fort Bishangarh delivers a glamorous blend of romance and ritual.<p>When Fort Bishangarh was erected in the late 18th century, luxuries were …

The best hiking trails near 12 U.S. cities

Get outside before winter hits<p>Autumn is in full swing throughout the U.S., and the cooler weather is a welcome change from the hot days of summer. It’s an ideal time to be outside, whether you’re enjoying the fall foliage or perusing a botanical garden or sculpture park.<p>But just because you live in …

Hiking

Studio KO Is the Architecture Firm Everyone Will Be Talking About Photos

“With this museum, Karl Fournier and Olivier Marty will be among those architects whose names we remember,” wrote Yves Saint Laurent’s late partner in business and life, Pierre Bergé, of the firm’s soon-to-open Musée Yves Saint Laurent in Marrakech. Bergé’s foreword rings especially true throughout …

Yves Saint-Laurent

Silver House

Perched on a limestone cliff on Gower Peninsula, the Silver House brings medieval craftsmanship to the modern day. The home's foundation takes …

Why Airplane Windows Don't Line Up with the Seats

When you're confined to one seat for 10 hours, there are a lot of things you start to notice, like those tiny hole at the bottom of airplane windows …

Target Is Selling Mid-Century Modern Furniture for a Steal

Target has been hinting about the release of its new budget mid-century modern furniture line all summer. The suspense probably killed a few design …

These enchanting islands are Europe's best-kept secret

Situated in the heart of the Gulf Stream in the North Atlantic Ocean, there is a windswept world where the grass is so electric green, the terrain so …

European Travel

Stunning DZ Bank Building Photography by Nancy Da Campo

Italian architecture photographer Nancy Da Campo has captured the interior spaces of the mixed-use building designed by the Canadian born architect …

How to treat your terrarium | James Wong

Forget the hipster bottle gardens of Instagram; follow the Victorians’ advice and your terrarium will thrive<p>You know things are bad when you recognise the trends all the cool kids are doing from the last time round. Back in the 1980s I pored over Dr DG Hessayon’s <i>The House Plant Expert</i>. It was my …

Plants

library architecture and design news, projects, and interviews

aug 10, 2018<p>the photographs not only document each library's architectural detailing and priceless contents, but also their unique atmospheric …

Take a Fall Foliage Train Trip Across the U.S. For Just $58

There's something about changing colours that's absolutely fascinating. Perhaps it's that subtle nod towards change being a fact of life, or perhaps …