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Dior Addict Lacquer Stick Is the Perfect Lipstick For Women Who Hate Lipstick

Lipstick evokes strong feelings in most makeup wearers. Many — like myself — can't imagine life without a punchy pop of color. This product was my gateway into the world of beauty, and thus, I have sacrificed comfort and possibly ludicrous amounts of money on my constant quest for the greatest …

Makeup

How to Be the CEO of Your Own Life | Inc.com

So what's your time worth to you? If minutes are money, here are a few ways you can spend your most valuable asset wisely:<p>Get an assistant<i>.</i><p>Let's be honest: We all want one. Back in the day when I couldn't afford one, I made one up: Seriously, I created an e-mail …

Social Media

Want to Be Rich? Change This | Inc.com

Adam Smith, known as the father of modern economics, once said, "All money is a matter of belief."<p>Author Steve Siebold interviewed hundreds of millionaires and discovered: "Getting rich begins with the way you think and what you believe about making money."<p><i>Have you ever stopped to think about your</i> …

Personal Finance

Treat Roasted Broccoli Like Nachos, Save Yourself a Trip to the Bar

Recipes like this are for those nights when you get home from an extra-nasty long day at work and it’s late and you’re exhausted and you <i>really</i> don’t want to cook.<p>You may be dreaming about the cozy bar on the corner where you can settle in with some nachos and beer. But reality intrudes and you …

The Best Drugstore Skin Care Products of 2018

Ask any dermatologist about their favorite skin care products and there’s a good chance at least 3/4 of them come from the drugstore. It’s true—while there are plenty of great luxury options out there, that very same innovation has trickled down into what you'll find on the shelves at your local …

Skin Care

What Millennials Like Me Can Learn From 70-Year-Old Norma Kamali

Norma Kamali and I didn’t notice we were late for our workout class at Physique 57 last Thursday afternoon.<p>“You’re going to hate me after this,” she whispered as we ran into the mirrored barre studio, where she has been taking classes every single day at 4:45 p.m. for the past 10 years and is …

Miley Cyrus

3 Simple Steps to Writing Emails Even CEOs Will Open

Get results from busy people with this checklist for writing professional emails.<p>Writing a professional email that results in a clear action is truly an artform. This may sound harsh, but no one is obligated to respond to an unsolicited email.<p>Time is a valuable resource and surveys show that the …

CEOs

Bill Gates, Warren Buffett And Oprah All Use The 5-Hour Rule

<b>Top business leaders often spend five hours per week doing deliberate learning.</b><p><b>Article featured: Inc., Time, Observer, Business.com, Life Hacker, &</b> …

7 Tips On How to Display Photos in a Home or Gallery So They Look Gorgeous

(<b>Editor’s Note:</b> Jan-Ole Schmidt is an avid photographer and a Product Manager at WhiteWall.com, a professional online photo lab.)<p>Everyone has at …

This Crazy Gorgeous Font Evolves As You Type With It

This being a digital age, our lives are suffused with fonts. Just about every word we read is set in a font crafted by an artist, a team of them, or even multiple generations of designers. But for the non-graphic designers among us, who mostly interact with font without a second thought, the …

Typography

Tempaper: The Self-Adhesive, Removable Wallpaper Transforming Our Homes

Easy On, Easy Off:<br>Tempaper Removable Wallpaper!<p>We've been aching for a splash of color, an eye-catching pattern, <i>something</i> to jazz up our living rooms, bedrooms, and bathrooms. Found it! <b>Tempaper's wallpaper is self-adhesive and removable</b>—no expensive installations, no worrying about your landlord's …

Beauty without the fluff: Meet the man who will make you look younger

At 38, Brandon Truaxe, a former computer science anorak, has comprehensively upset the beauty industry cart. First there are the cult products – at the cutting edge of beauty science and raved about by beauty editors and bloggers.<p>Items such as Hand Chemistry Pro-Repair which targets the appearance …

Skin Care

Why Most People Will Never Be Successful

“Success” isn’t just having lots of money. Many people with lots of money have horribly unhappy and radically imbalanced lives.<p>Success is continuously improving who you are, how you live, how you serve, and how you relate.<p>So why won’t most people be successful?<p>Why don’t most people evolve?<p>The more …

Self-improvement

Behold: The Best Acne Face Wash for Your Exact Skin Type

Because we are officially done with breakouts, okay?<p>Uh, acne sucks. And annoyingly, there's no one-size-fits-all acne product that magically cures you overnight, because every skin type is different, and what works for your oily skin may destroy your friend's ultra-dry skin. So to help you get rid …

This Home Depot Furniture Is So Chic You'll Never Believe It's From Home Depot

Our trips to Home Depot are mainly reserved for things like a lawn mower, lightbulbs, lumber, and the like. (No judgment if you complain the <i>entire</i> time you are there.) But behind...

Home Depot

10 Things I Learned From Prepping All My Meals on a Sunday

Save both money and time<p>I’m someone who really enjoys eating out. I love trying new restaurants. And I’ve realized that’s where all my money goes. …

Whole Foods

How to schedule your day for maximum productivity when you're unemployed

In the first few days of unemployment, your mind may swirl in a haze of mixed emotions.<p>Feelings of freedom and endless opportunities can be swiftly replaced with dread, hopelessness, and self-doubt.<p>Thankfully, keeping a schedule can help you find a job, a renewed purpose, and can alleviate the …

Employment

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A 5-Second Habit to Rewire Your Harshly Self-Critical Brain

<b>“I acknowledge my own worth. My confidence is growing.” ~Unknown</b><p>Sometimes I feel like a spider whose web is repeatedly torn down. I plan something …

The DIY Facial That Completely Transformed My Skin

It's not your basic wash, exfoliate, mask, and go.<p>I love getting facials. Even more than indulge in a relaxing massage, facial treatments are my absolute favorite thing to gift myself. Because I have two businesses and two babies, I'm rarely able to indulge in spa time. Instead, I've mastered the …

These new 'Beauty and the Beast' character posters have a magical surprise

When you see all the characters together in one place, the sheer star-power of the cast that's been assembled for Disney's live action <i>Beauty and the</i> …

The Freeman Beauty Infusion Purifying In-Shower Mask Is Like a Super-Affordable at-Home Facial

Ah, shower time. My "me" time when I can just...be. With that being said, I like to make the most out of my time under the stream. And the Freeman Beauty Infusion Purifying In-Shower Mask fits right into that idea. (#selfcare, am I right?)<p>But back to the in-shower mask. First of all, what is it? …

Where Can I Find a Financial Goals Worksheet to Stay on Track?

Dealing with money responsibly when you don't have deep pockets takes planning, restraint, and patience. It also takes a certain amount of …

13 Face Scrubs That Won't Rip Your Skin to Shreds

Because it doesn't have to feel like sandpaper to get the job done.<p>Author:<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>446<p>Because it doesn't have to feel like sandpaper …

Steve Buscemi Was Clearly in His Element at the Women's March

He found a protester with a Big Lebowski-themed message for Donald Trump.<p>Among the hundreds of thousands of protesters (and very clever signs) present at the Women's March, Steve Buscemi and a fan of The Dude created a very specific Trump burn.<p>The day after the inauguration of President Donald …

Donald Trump

The Rosacea Diet: What to Eat (and Avoid) for Calm, Happy Skin

Over 16 million Americans have rosacea, but the crazy thing is many of them don't know it. In a survey conducted by the National Rosacea Society, 95% …

WATCH: The new world of weed: why Cannabis is having a renaissance moment

With cannabis recently legalized in four new states, pot is the new come back kid, and has healing qualities<p>With four states voting in legalized cannabis in the recent election, it's clear that pot is having a renaissance moment. Now popular as a legal, and sometimes medical remedy for everything …

Cannabis

10 bad habits holding you back in your career

Banish these behav.iors to make 2017 the year you finally move up the ladder<p><b>1. YOUR EMAIL ETIQUETTE SUCKS.</b><p>Think an emoticon-filled message is the only email mistake you can make? A terse message can be just as bad, says career expert J.T. O’Donnell, founder and CEO of Work It Daily.<p>Emails that get …

Employment

Marcus Aurelius's Thoughts On Motivating Yourself to Get Out of Bed

We all have mornings where we want nothing more than to stay in our beds, warm and comfortable, all day. If you’re having a morning like that, stoic …

8 Management Tricks Barack Obama's Staff Learned at the White House

Don’t miss the beginning of email chains.<p><b>Dan Pfeiffer, former Senior Adviser to the President</b><b>:</b> One of the most important things you will do is keep …

Rahm Emanuel