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7 Common Cooking Mistakes

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The 5 Fish That Are Most Contaminated—And 5 You Should Eat Instead

Having sushi tonight? Before you order, read our guide

Forget a Facialist: All You Need for Flawless Skin Are These 8 Foods

If we could turn back time.<p>You can go to extreme measures for youthful-looking skin, like spending a month's rent on a fancy treatment and drinking human blood à la Pharrell (we kid). <i>Or</i> you could simply rejuvenate your grocery list.<p>As any esthetician worth her salt will tell you, a tailored diet …

16 Ways To Use Coconut Oil

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, the game-changing ways to add coconut oil into your beauty routine.<p><b>1) An alternative to shaving cream.</b> Get a smooth shave and prevent razor burn by mixing coconut oil, shea butter, and jojoba oil together. Try this recipe.<p><b>2) Facial scrub:</b> Slough off dead skin …

How To Curl Lashes (the Right Way)

As a boy, I always took my mom’s lash curler from her vanity and curled my own lashes. One of the reasons I fell in love with makeup was because of …

The 50 Hottest Men Of All Time

From James Dean to A$AP Rocky and all that's in between.<p>From Old Hollywood icons to '90s heartthrobs to the rising stars of today, take a look back at the most beautiful men of the last six decades.

James Dean

Radice Apothecary: An Italian Import

You don’t have to talk with <b>Jasmine Urzia</b> to know one thing for certain—the girl is not American. Her Italian charm enters the room before she does. When she catches up, she’s wearing high-waisted navy trousers and a sheer, button-up blouse. A straw fedora sits on top of her long bob—which is mostly …

11 Beauty Brands We Love from Around the Globe

Did you know some of the best beauty secrets from all over the world are available right here on Beautylish? As we’ve built our shop over the past …

Beauty

8 Common Skincare Mistakes

Whether you spend just 30 seconds every morning or have a dedicated pre-bedtime ritual, practically everyone has a skincare routine. And while we all have the best intentions when it comes to taking care of our complexion, we sometimes sabotage our skin without realizing it. Your daily habits make …

Out to Lunch With Livia Firth

Married to everyone’s idea of Mr. Darcy, the eco-fashion activist is no Austen heroine.<p>The first thing we know about Livia Firth—though by no means the last—is that she’s married to Mr. Darcy, or to every woman’s idea of the most charming, handsome Englishman on the planet, Colin Firth. But Mrs. …

The 25 Most Mouthwatering Instagram Accounts to Follow Now

Food-related photos are among the most commonly snapped and shared on Instagram. Just think of all the mouthwatering brunch pics you might see on any …

Everything You Need To Know About Keeping Your Food Fresh

Americans throw away nearly half of their food every year, according to a 2012 report by the NDRC. This is alarming -- as Reuters puts it, "Just a 15 percent reduction in losses in the U.S. food supply would save enough to feed 25 million Americans annually."<p>Part of this waste, no doubt, can be …

Why Facial Oil Is a Good Thing for Every Skin Type

My friend Michelle’s face was glowing. She was sitting across from me on her porch and in the sunlight, I saw that her pores looked tighter than …

How to Make Royal Icing

Royal icing is a hard white icing made from egg whites and confectioners’ sugar. It is described as a “hard” icing because it dries hard, unlike …

Get Bikini-Ready With 11 of Hollywood's Favorite Juice Fasts

Prepping for a summer at the beach? A juice fast will help get you in tip-top shape! We all need a good cleanse as the weather heats up, and whether …

Organizing Clip Art and Templates

Did you freeze those berries last summer -- or the summer before? Prevent the onset of freezer burn that comes with anonymous storage by downloading our handy food calendar and then printing it on weatherproof labels designed to handle a deep chill.<p>Weatherproof labels for laser printers, Avery …

Handy

Back to the Roots: Five Things We Learned from Starting a Business

Two urban mushroom farmers -- and the founders of Back to the Roots -- reflect on the valuable mistakes they've made on the road to becoming successful entrepreneurs.<p>“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” This quote by Thomas Edison rings as true today as it did a hundred …

Entrepreneurship

The Beauty Benefits of Coconut Oil

The coconut oil craze is real. Here's why you'll want to get in on it ASAP.<p>"First it was coconut milk, then coconut water, and now coconut oil—and I think a big part of the recent popularity is that it's natural, not synthetic, which is so appealing," says Francesca Fusco, MD, a dermatologist at …

Skin Care

What Do I Do With … Vanilla Beans?

A friend came back from a Tahitian vacation bearing some unexpected travel souvenirs: vanilla beans. The spindly, black pods are actually the fruit …

14 habits of exceptionally likable people

One thing that will never change in business is the advantage charisma offers. The ability to form lasting relationships built on genuine empathy will always beat out a cold-blooded Machiavellian approach in the long run<p>The writer Napoleon Hill recognized this as a young business journalist and …

Self-improvement

Good for You and the Earth! 6 Natural Skin Care & Makeup Picks

Happy Earth Day! In honor of our beloved planet, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite nontoxic and natural beauty products, each full of …

10 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Went Vegan

Even after I became vegetarian, I turned this question over and over in my mind.<p>I knew that I wanted to quit eating animal products but just couldn't imagine making it work. I had even tried a vegan diet for a month, only to learn in the process that I wasn't ready.<p>The commitment to officially say …

Vegan

Why I Eat A Plant-Based Diet

The on-trend diet isn't a fad and it's way more sustainable than it sounds. Here's how I started eating more veggies and grains and loved every healthy second of it.<p>I started eating a whole foods plant-based diet nine months ago. I had gained 20-something pounds from a hormone-related health issue …

7 Ways to Incorporate Coconut Oil in Your Daily Beauty Routine

In case you haven’t heard, coconut oil and its many benefits are having a serious moment in the beauty world. While oil pulling, which consists of …

The Untold Story of Jennifer Fisher

Jennifer Fisher has managed to do a hell of a lot in the last eight and half years. From styling celebrities, to having a baby, to having another baby, to starting her own business, to launching a website, and to designing a jewelry collection coveted by celebrities and accessories editors alike, …

The Beauty Benefits of Coconut Oil

The coconut oil craze is real. Here's why you'll want to get in on it ASAP.<p>"First it was coconut milk, then coconut water, and now coconut oil—and I think a big part of the recent popularity is that it's natural, not synthetic, which is so appealing," says Francesca Fusco, MD, a dermatologist at …

10 Spring Juice Essentials

Detox deprived? Stock up on these healthy juice essentials to supercharge your liquids.<p><b>1.</b> <b>Strawberries</b><p>"Strawberries <i>feel</i> like spring," says Lianna Sugarman, founder of LuliTonix juices. "They're rich in vitamin c, high in antioxidants and are excellent for skin health and beauty."<p><b>2.</b> <b>Arugula</b><p>"Arugula is …

Everything You Need to Know About Juicing at Home

The founder of Juice Generation spills his secrets.<p>Whether it's bottled on a Whole Foods shelf or squeezed on the spot in a wheatgrass-filled storefront, a fancy juice can set you back six dollars or more in most markets, making even your Starbucks addiction look cheap in comparison. Couple that …