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This Week on BoF Careers: Gucci, Purple, Paper Mache Tiger, Vilshenko

Check out this week’s new partners and openings on BoF Careers, the global marketplace for fashion talent.<p><b>LONDON, United Kingdom</b> — Our weekly …

The China Edit | Homegrown Labels, Valentino Cuts Prices, Macau's Luxury Shoppers

The China Edit is a weekly curation of the most important fashion business news and analysis from and about the world’s largest luxury</b> …

China

Chanel Cruises into Cuba, a Country on the Cusp

Although the fundamental incongruity of the moment was lost on no one, both Karl Lagerfeld and Fidel Castro share an ability to imagine a world and …

Cuba

BoF and Disney on The Power of Storytelling in Fashion

The BoF community descended on London’s Somerset House on Thursday to hear fashion industry leaders discuss how inspirational stories can drive …

Animation

What You May Have Missed This Week

BoF brings you the top eight fashion news and analysis stories of the week.<p><b>LONDON, United Kingdom —</b> This week, just after the Met Gala and the …

Fidel Castro

Will the ‘Sharing Economy’ Work For Fashion?

For ‘sharing economy’ giants like Uber and Airbnb, the future of consumption is access, not ownership. Will it work for fashion?<p><b>LONDON, United</b> …

Sharing Economy

Chic, Easy Pieces

From roomy to tailored these looks are no slouch in the style department<p>From roomy to tailored these looks are no slouch in the style department

Erykah Badu is the new face of Givenchy – hurrah

It's 16 years since Erykah Badu's debut album Baduizm was released – but its cover remains a strong statement of African-American identity, with fashion at the centre of it. Badu wears the African headwrap that went on to become her signature. While other black female singers – Rihanna, Beyoncé, …

18th Annual ACRIA Holiday Dinner

Calvin Klein, Kelly Klein, Francisco Costa and more joined in on the holiday fun, in support of the leading organization for AIDS research and education.<p>Last night Donna Karan hosted an intimate dinner at her Urban Zen Center for ACRIA's annual holiday party. Calvin Klein, Kelly Klein, Francisco …

Dr. Phil: The Little Clue That You'll Be Successful

Since childhood, I've been obsessed with success. Even in middle school, I was studying highly effective people to figure out what they had in …

Self-improvement

How to Do Winged Eyeliner

There’s something about a simple winged eyeliner look that looks good on everyone. The extra flick of liner has been done since the ’50s and still …

The Difference Between Body Lotion With SPF and Body Sunscreen

My fair-skinned roommate came home the other weekend frantically searching for aloe to soothe a bright red sunburn down the front of her legs. No, she hadn't been at the beach or lying out on a rooftop—she was just running errands on a sunny day. "I need an everyday body lotion with SPF so I'm …

7 Ways To Actually Feel Better About Your Body

Willing yourself to higher self esteem and reading self help books just doesn't seem to do the trick. But having a gay best friend and reading more magazines? Now you're talking.<p><b>1) Stop Believing in the Perfect Body</b><br>A professor at North Carolina State University looked at pictures of 6,300 women—and …

3 Common Makeup Brush Cleaning FAQs, Solved.

Of everything that goes into a makeup kit, brushes are the one thing we all use every day, for pretty much every look. Considering that (not to …

Makeup

Is Almond Oil the New Coconut Oil?

A closer look at the latest miracle oil we're loving.<p>There is nothing coconut oil can't do. It's super-moisturizing and anti-inflammatory. It can prevent protein loss in the hair. It's antioxidant, meaning it scrounges up wrinkle-inducing free radicals. There is some research that suggests that …

Blush That's Actually Believable

A transparent gel that delivers just enough color. Plus, see all of the past beauty must-haves.<p>In the real world, there's two ways things can go with powder blush. Number one: In your at-home mirror, it will look shimmery, subtle, and flush—but the second you step outside the door, it's like you …

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How to Get Smooth, Hairless Legs Without Waxing. Spoiler: It’s Painful.

Full disclosure: a few years ago, I stopped shaving my legs. I’ve been happy ever since (and I have more free time in the mornings). But every now …

Time I

Bring It On: Smiles

<i>I’m bitchin’, great hair, / The boys all love to stare, / I’m wanted, I’m hot, / I’m everything you’re not, / I’m pretty, I’m cool, / I dominate this</i> …

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Amazing Makeup Brushes

A fresh take on the classic beauty brush.<p>Finally, some reinvented tools. Artis's Elite Collection brushes, with angled handles and high-tech fibers, blend cosmetics beautifully. From left: Oval 8 ($52), for bronzer or powder; Oval 6 ($42), perfect for foundation or blush; and Circle 1R ($24), the …

So You Picked Off Your Gel Manicure. Now What?

Disclaimer: I in no way condone picking off a gel manicure. It may be the worst thing you can do to your nails, short of slamming them in a door. Here's why: "Nails are composed of cells called keratinocytes that look like tiles on a roof if you examine them under a microscope," says New York City …

In Honor of National Lipstick Day: How to Keep Your Lip Color From Smudging

Count the mornings when you get to work and realize that your coffee cup is wearing more lipstick than you are. With shades like orange heating up this season, you've got more reasons than ever to wear a bold lip—and keep it where you want it. As tempting as it to just swipe and go, a few extra …

Beauty Basics: How to Apply False Lashes

Have you ever spent hours in front of the mirror trying to apply fake eyelashes, only to end up with them sticking out at strange angles, …

Why You Can’t Lose Weight

Eating clean is the key to success when it comes to shedding weight or shredding muscle of fat. Remember that it is virtually impossible to out-train …

Are You Cellu-Toxic? The 7 Hidden Culprits Causing Your Cellulite

We pop them like Smarties, but paracetamol and ibuprofen are difficult for the liver to process. “If you make the liver’s job harder, it reduces the …

Wellness

Easy Fixes for All Your Annoying Manicure Problems

Chips, streaks, peels, stains—even the best-laid manicures often go awry. But when they do, you don't have to go straight for the acetone and start over. I asked manicurist April Foreman for the quickest fixes for the most common manicure mess-ups.<p><b>Your nails are yellowing, but you want to go the</b> …