Alex Howell

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#theLIST: Mod Hair Is Modern Again

Get your teasing brush and hairspray ready because '60s hairboth coolly cropped and big and sexy is making its comeback.<p>Get your teasing brush and hairspray ready because '60s hair—both coolly cropped and big and sexy— is making its comeback.

Your 2014 Horoscopes, Revealed!

Sure, trying out a new cookie recipe in the kitchen without a cookbook can be fun. <i>Definitely</i> educational. But, having that cookbook nearby might …

Keep Your Head Up, Angle Your Body, and More Tips to Always Look Good in Photos

Earlier this year, it was revealed that on average, Facebook users upload over 350 million photos to the site <i>every</i> <i>day</i>. (A whooping figure, for sure, …

The Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie

<i>When she has the kitchen all to herself, Phyllis Grant of Dash and Bella cooks beautiful iterations of what solo meals were always meant to be: exactly what you want, when and where you want them.</i><p><i>Today: A cookie with the perfect combination of fat, flavor, and comfort. Who needs detox?</i><p>Year round, …

12 Picture Purr-fect Cat Eyes

While we still have a minute to reminisce about the best beauty comebacks of 2013, we’ll revel in the delight of the cat eye, that edgy yet elegant flick of upper eye liner that recalls the easy glamour of the ’60s. It’s safe to say that with decades in between its initial popularity and this very …

10 Self-Help Books that Actually Help

Photo: Getty Images<p><i>ELLE editor Amanda FitzSimons is an admitted self-help addict. In a recent review of new self-help tome Promise Land: My Journey Through America's Self-Help Culture for ELLE's January issue, she writes, "Looking back, I guess you could say The Secret was my gateway drug. I had</i> …

How To Fight Pain Using Your Mind

Illustrated by Caitlin Owens.<p><i>We've all trolled the internet at midnight wondering if our symptoms are normal, or if a bowl of cereal qualifies as</i> …

5 DIY Hangover Beauty Cures, Right From Your Kitchen

Photographed by Janelle Jones.<p>Since you're possibly nursing that New Year's Eve hangover right now, we'll keep this brief: We know that last night …

16 Beauty Resolutions You're Making Today (Including Taking Off Your Makeup Before Bed...)

It's officially the new year, and you've no doubt made plenty of promises to yourself already about what 2014 will hold. But did you forget to amp up your beauty regimen?<p>Before heading out last night to ring in the new year, we made sure to jot down some key changes that many of us are …

8 Ways To Stop Overspending In 2014

Illustrated by <b>Ly Ngo</b>.<p><i>Sure, women are bringing home the bacon in record numbers these days, but what if you're still not reaching your maximum earning</i> …