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Fashion Week

The New Calorie Cutters

Manhattan dietician Sharon Richter shares five quick, smart tips for cutting calories that you haven't heard a thousand times before<p>So you want to look svelte for summer—which will, eventually, arrive—but aren't quite ready to commit to a month of green juice and kale chips. Sharon Richter has a …

Food

Are You An Uptown or Downtown Girl?

Once upon a time, an uptown type would never risk getting caught downtown. Nowadays, they openly canoodle as low as they can go, in some of the …

Better off Red: Great Bottles Under $20

It’s a sad and simple fact that wine hasn’t experienced quite the same boom as craft beer. It’s not that everyone saw <i>Somm</i> and pegged the whole …

Fit Tip: The Hack That Makes Running Easier

ILLUSTRATED BY ZHANG QINGYUN.<p>Whether you’ve been training for a half-marathon or just want to be able to run a mile without feeling sore for days, …

The Best Drugstore Cleanser, According To Math

There's a common misconception about skin care products: they have to be expensive to work. People believe you have to shell out top-dollar for …

7 natural, gorgeous new beauty looks to try this fall

7 natural, gorgeous new beauty looks to try this fall<p>HIDE CAPTION<p>SHOW CAPTION<p>When it comes to runway beauty, let's be real here -- it's not all …

17 Ways You're Eating Breakfast Wrong

The morning meal is more complicated than you think.<p><b>1. You fry eggs in a pan.</b> Scramble eggs in a microwave-safe mug and cook until firm (usually about one minute). You'll get super-fluffy eggs without greasy cooking oil and extra dishes.<p><i>Kathleen Kamphausen</i><p><b>2. You open new cereal from the top of the</b> …

Lupita Nyong'o Heads To Sesame Street To Share An Important Message

Oscar winner and former <i>Marie Claire</i> cover girl Lupita Nyong'o has a new co-star—one you're undoubtedly familiar with: Elmo. The seriously stunning actress made a guest appearance on <i>Sesame Street</i> this week, and the two tackled a serious subject—race—in a wonderful way. Nyong'o is explaining the …

Pierre Huyghe Goes Deep

Anticipation ran high before the opening of Pierre Huyghe’s first London show since his acclaimed Tate Modern exhibition of 2006. Famed for art that literally has a life of its own—be that his statue with a beehive for a head in a giant, jungle-like compost heap at Documenta in 2012 or his …

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Makeup Artist Val Garland's Secret to Glow-y, Rosy Cheeks

With bronzer practically nonexistent on the runways in New York City and London, we've been left looking for a hero to save us from our pasty pallor—something that gives our skin a good, healthy glow without it looking glaringly obvious. Well, our search came to an end yesterday when we caught …

beauty mark: come clean

the best new ways to take it all off.<p>We all (hopefully) already know that the number one rule of skincare is to take off your makeup before you go to bed. But when it comes to the best secret weapons for removing dirt, impurities, and this evening's hard-to-budge eyeliner? That's a little trickier, …

Nude Polish Is Having a Moment! Watch Out for One Thing, Though...

You can't go wrong with nude polish, right? Wrong. I spoke with New York City–based nail artist Simcha Whitehill, professionally known as the bubbly Miss Pop, and she explained why choosing the wrong nude shade could leave you with mannequin hands.<p>"When you're color-matching a nude color in the …

Lorde Is Everything We Wish We Were in High School

But we'll never be royals...<p>Though she's only 17-years-old, this totally rad starlet has captured our hearts. From her free flowing hair and vampy lipstick to her wise-beyond-her-years attitude, Lorde is sure to make you a believer as well. The video for her single "Team" promptly crashed her Vevo …

Ponytail Runway

The best news to come out of Fashion Month so far: The once-humble ponytail is officially an It hairstyle. Here are three straight-off-the-runway ideas that'll let you have a little more fun with <i>your</i> pony (and, you know, look exactly like a model).<p>1. Swap a wide clip for your hair elastic<p>2. Wind …

Female Track Star Banned From Olympics for Having Too Much Testosterone

Despite being India's national 100- and 200-meter champion, Dutee Chand cannot compete internationally.<p>Eighteen-year-old Dutee Chand, India's National Champion in the 100- and 200-meter dash, seems like a shoe-in for the 2016 Olympics. Unfortunately, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has …

The Best Shoe Trends of Spring 2015 Fashion Week

Sometimes the best part about getting dressed is what goes on your feet. So we're showing you a boatload of shoe options to choose from for spring 2015. Heels, sneakers, oxfords...

Netflix Has Answered Our Prayers: You Can Now Edit Your Viewing History

And keep your movie marathons to yourself.<p>It's 2am on a Saturday and you're burrowed in blankets, the only light in the room is coming from your laptop, and you're 11 hours into a rewatch binge of <i>One Tree Hill</i>—on the Netflix account you share with your your best friend, your boyfriend, and your old …

A Quick Thing to Try With Your Hair Part Today (Courtesy of Kristen Bell)

If you've got a couple of seconds today and a comb handy, you can try copy Kristen Bell's hair move from the <i>This Is Where I Leave You</i> premiere.<p>See how shallow her hair part is, meaning it doesn't go very far back from her head before the rest of her hair is brushed straight back? This little trick …

5 Perfect Jackets & The Street Style Outfits To Match

If you stepped out of your house in a skirt and T-shirt today, you would have a major problem. Sure, the days are still <i>slightly</i> warm, but the …

The Best Volumizing Mascaras For Bold, Beautiful Lashes

When it comes to mascara, everybody strives for a different vibe. Whether it's a curled-yet-natural eye or the clumped, Twiggy-esque look, there's …