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What Airbnb Did to New York City

Airbnb’s effects on the city’s housing market have been dramatic, a report suggests. And other cities could soon see the same pattern.<p>There are two kinds of horror stories about Airbnb. When the home-sharing platform first appeared, the initial cautionary tales tended to emphasize extreme guest …

24 Egg Breakfast Recipes to Start Your Day

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>Eggs are a staple of my diet, and while I eat plenty for lunch and dinner, they're still most often seen on my breakfast table. Versatile, affordable, with a nice dose of protein to kick off your day, it's no wonder that eggs …

Recipes

24 Life-Changing Ways to Store Your Beauty Products

Even a small amount of makeup can make your bathroom or vanity look messy and cluttered. Here are 24 unconventional ways to organize your beauty products using things you probably already own. Who knew a mini loaf pan could be so useful?<p><b>1. Use a spice rack as a shelf for your perfume bottles.</b><p><b>2.</b> …

Lips

25 Bathroom Organizers

Few bathrooms have enough places to hang towels. Stacking towel bars behind closed doors is a great way to remedy the shortage and use space efficiently.

25 Life-Changing Ways to Use Q-tips

Brought to you by the editors of Cosmopolitan: Did you know cotton swabs shouldn't be used for cleaning out your ears? Use them instead to apply perfume, to remove a pimple, to create the perfect winged eyeliner, and much more.<p><b>1. Spray the ends of a few cotton swabs with your favorite perfume, and</b> …

Cleaning

Funny Videos

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How to Get Faux-Looking Lashes Using Baby Powder

Who knew that commonplace white dust used to prevent diaper rash could give you Kim Kardashian-like lashes?<p>False lashes are a godsend.

Beauty

25 Great Things About Being The Mother Of Adult Kids

Though there are times when I miss having little children, being the mom of adults has its perks. This Mother's Day I thought I'd share the great things about having children who are all grown up.<p>You no longer have to drive them anywhere. They should, by now, have their own transportation.<br>• Your …

Drugstore Confidential: Editors' Top Beauty Obsessions

Find out which drugstore products BAZAAR editors can't live without.<p>Here's a secret French women have known for years: the pharmacy has nearly everything you need for great skin, hair and makeup, and at prices that won't leave you feeling <i>pauvre</i>. For similarly chic finds on our shores, we enlisted</i> …

7 Ways To Look Like A CEO, Even If You're Not

We saw in "The Devil Wears Prada" that when Andy changed her wardrobe she got taken a lot more seriously by her fashion savvy boss, but unlike Andy, most of us don't have access to the Vogue fashion closet (not to mention an extremely well-dressed fairy godmother, in the form of Stanley Tucci).<p>We …

All That Jasmine

I recently took a trip to Jaipur, India, and I was as overwhelmed by my visit to the Gem Palace as I was by the profusion of flowers—bursting out of market stalls, floating in fountains, draped over elephants. The scent was amazing—and not something I’m likely to experience in New York anytime …

16 Makeup Tricks Every Woman Should Know

From the editors of Cosmo.com, quirky beauty hacks to make getting ready easier.<p><b>1. Turn a pencil eyeliner into a gel formula with the help of a match or lighter.</b><p>Hold your black, green, burgundy, etc., kohl eye pencil (which typically creates a thin, harder to apply line), under the flame for …

60 Summer Cocktail Recipes You Can Make at Home

Let happy hour be every hour with these warm-weather concoctions.<p>Let's be honest, there's almost nothing better in summer than the supreme chill of a tall cocktail on a hot day. To get you in the spirit of summer, try one of these zesty drinks that only require a few steps to whip up at home.

Recipes

Reader-tested secrets to make your next party a smooth success --> http://apttherapy.com/OSAbAz Throwing a party is supposed to be fun, right? These tips make it easier for you and your guests to relax and enjoy!

Giveaway: Bobbi Brown Pretty Powerful Mascara

Bobbi Brown has taken over StyleList this week as Guest Editor and we couldn't be more thrilled! From Bobbi's tips for looking gorgeous in glasses to …

77 Facts That Sound Like Huge Lies But Are Actually Completely True

Get ready to have your mind blown into a different time zone.<p>1. If you put your finger in your ear and scratch, it sounds just like Pac-Man.<p>2. The YKK on your zipper stands for "Yoshida Kogyo Kabushikigaisha."<p>3. Maine is the closest U.S. state to Africa.<p>4. Anne Frank, Martin Luther King Jr., and …

5 Organic DIY Body Scrubs With Major Benefits

The reasons to DIY your own skincare supplies go way beyond cheap and easy (though we’ve preached that message to you again and again!). When you use exfoliating body scrub, you’re not just giving your skin a pleasant-smelling, silky smooth makeover — you’re also lathering on vitamins and minerals …

The Latest Hair, Makeup, And Beauty Trends

100+ Best Room Decorating Ideas - Home Design Pictures

Your roommates would hate you for your skillz if you weren't so fabulous.<p>Warning: Redo your room like this, and you'll never leave the house again.<p>Before you hit "add to cart" on that overpriced canvas, you need to check this list.<p>For when a store-bought wreath just won't cut it.<p>Bonus: Some styles …

Interior Design

15 Reasons Why Vinegar is the Ultimate Cleaning Solution

The secret fix to most household messes was already in your kitchen cupboard.<p><b>1. Kitchen Surfaces and Utensils</b><br>Vinegar has antimicrobial and antibacterial properties that make it a good choice for cleaning in the kitchen. Mix equal parts white vinegar and water, then pour it into a spray bottle. Use …

How To Shop For The Perfect Duvet

One of the keys to a good night's sleep is having the right duvet, one that keeps you warm in winter, cool in summer, and doesn't make you sneeze. Here's our guide to the most common fillings to help you select.<p><i>Interior design by Ken Fulk. Photography by Francesco Lagnese.</i><p>Natural <b>feather and down</b> …

22 Easy Decorating Ideas to Make Over a Room in a Day

It's as easy as changing up your coffee table decor.<p>A little wallpaper, paint, or a few colorful accents can make such a big difference in your home. You can tackle each of these ideas in one day, even though the results will look like it took so much longer to pull off.

Brush It Up: 12 Brushes You Should Own and How to Use Them

Next to choosing the right colors for your skin tone, the tools used for application are the most important part of having a polished and flawless look. My advice to all my clients has always been to invest in great quality makeup brushes. I still use brushes that I purchased 15 years ago and …

10 Habits Of High Net-Worth Women

Illustrated by Ammiel Mendoza.<p><i>UPDATE: This post was originally published on February 26.</i><p><b>Keep Your Eye on the Prize</b><br>As a financial advisor, I have …

The Myth Of Moving On After Divorce

<i>By D. A. Wolf for DivorcedMoms.com</i><p>If I hear it one more time -- "Why don't you just move on?" -- I'll scream.<p>Long and loud.<p>I'm so sick of the insistence on "moving on" -- the feel-good, you have to do it, non-stop stream of well-meaning advice that you cannot be happy after divorce until... you got …

11 Natural Skin Care Products That Are Already in Your Fridge

Your kitchen = your new Sephora.<p>It's time to toss the face toner with ingredients that you can't pronounce and go all natural this season. We spoke with expert Alexis Wolfer, founder of the popular natural beauty website, The Beauty Bean, about how champagne, yogurt, and even coffee grounds can do …

Skin Care

7 Common Makeup Questions Answered

In reality, I have been a professional makeup artist for the last six years. In my mind, I have been a professional makeup artist since I was four. My love for makeup and fashion came at an early age, and enhancing a woman's natural beauty has been a passion of mine for as long as I can remember. …

How to Master the Smokey Eye: 10 Smoldering Tutorials

If there’s one makeup look you <i>need</i> to master this Valentine’s Day, it’s most certainly the smokey eye. Combining the boldness of the classic red lip with the flirty vibe of soft, romantic hair, the smoldering smudge across the lid is, for lack of better words, totally freaking hot. Learn how to …

Makeup

The Ultimate All-Butter Pie Crust

Photo: Gentl & Hyers/Courtesy of Food52.<p><i>Food52 helps people become better, smarter, happier cooks. Food52 was named 2012 Publication of the Year by</i> …

33 Insanely Clever Things Your Small Apartment Needs

You don't have to inhabit a huge space to be livin' large.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page.</i>