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How to Blow-Dry Your Bob and Not Look Like a Newscaster

My name is Mackenzie, and I have been living in fear of blowouts. It has nothing to do with superstition or being scared of electric styling tools—it’s because, if you have hair any shorter than shoulder-length, blowouts, whether performed at home or in salon, can be the swiftest way of robbing the …

24 Super-Simple Ways to Make Doing Your Hair Incredibly Easy

Seriously, you'll be out the door before you know it.<p><b>1. Make sure your style stays put by flipping the bobby pin over so the wavy side is against your head.</b><p>If you have a hard time keeping your hair in place, try flipping the bobby pin over. The straight side is slicker and won't grip as well as the …

Raspberries with prosecco zabaglione: A recipe that makes raspberries even better without cooking them.

Raspberries are one of the few fruits that never improve when cooked. Nobody ever said, “These fresh raspberries are delicious, but you know what …

20% Off Laura Mercier

Now’s the time to stock up on LM Tinted Moisturizer!<p>Starting tomorrow until Friday, June 27, enjoy 20% off plus free standard shipping on any $75 …

5 Secrets to Give Yourself a Salon-Quality Manicure at Home

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#nofilter: A Closer Look at Photo Editing Apps

How far is too far when photo filters are concerned? Here we are in the age of the selfie and most of us are selfie-ing through a fog of filters so …

How to Craft the Perfect Instagram

From the editors at ELLE.com, the science behind your "likes"<p>Sometimes, when I find only a fraction of the "likes" that I expected in that crucial first hour following an Instagram upload, I start walking towards my Internet box to reset it, because that <i>must</i> be the problem. My vacation shot of …

How to Turn Your Favorite Eye Shadow into Eyeliner

Have you met Duraline? The little $9 miracle product from Inglot Cosmetics flies somewhat under the radar, but has amassed a rabid following among …

A Wearable Phone So Your Kids Can Play Outside

A tiny, wearable phone hopes to help you keep your kids in contact, even when they're out of sight. Tinitell is a programmable, voice-activated phone …

Mathematicians Create App To Beat Jet Lag

The solution is simpler than previously thought<p>How can you get over jet lag? There are hundreds of suggestions, but few of them have been rigorously tested. So some mathematicians from the University of Michigan created an app that can help you, which relies on new mathematical models and the …

20 New Ways to Use Bobby Pins

Innovative ideas from our friends at Cosmo.com<p><b>1. For better grip, flip the bobby pin over so that the wavy side is against your head.</b> If you have a hard time keeping your bobby pins in place, try flipping the pin over. The straight side is slicker and won't grip as well as the wavy, more textured …

What to Get for Baby: The Great Big List I Wish I'd Had

“Nesting” is one of those terms that you cannot fully comprehend until the instinct hits you like a speeding locomotive that launches you, big belly …

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Subtle Contouring Step by Step, with Wayne Goss, The Face Set

By now, you all know about Wayne Goss—superstar video blogger and creator of the most coveted makeup brushes of 2013—pretty well. Wayne Goss, The …

Finally, a Gymless Workout You Can Do Anywhere

Maybe it's just spring-cleaning fever, or maybe it's the sobering reality that puffy coats will soon be replaced with nothing-to-hide-behind swimsuits, but everyone—myself included—seems to be on a workout bender. And when life inevitably disrupts my newly enthusiastic gym attendance, I will …

10 Green Smoothies That Actually Taste Good

Green juice always sounds good in theory — until you throw it out after three sips because it tastes like lawn. But green juice really can be good if you make it right. Try one of these ten recipes and you'll be downing one daily.<p><b>1. Debloating Smoothie</b><p>Perfect for the morning after a night out, this …

Secrets To Gorgeous Hair

Go pro—the top tools and expert tips to become your own stylist<p>Stopping by your local blow-dry bar is still the fastest way to get a killer blowout, perfect waves, or a chic updo. But once it's time to shampoo again you're (sadly) back to your pre-salon self. For those who dream of having a good …

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How-To: Homemade Dryer Sheet Replacement

If you’re at loose ends about what to do with some leftover wool yarn, then you might consider putting it to good use by making some DIY Dryer Balls with this tutorial from Instructables user Paige Russell Design.

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Not Even Food Poisoning Could Stop Hairstylist Adir Abergel for the Oscars

Jennifer Garner's soft waves, Anne Hathaway's pumped-up pixie, Sienna Miller's cool-girl texture—it was all in a day's work for hairstylist Adir Abergel (that's him, above, with Miller), who styled all three actresses' hair for the Oscars on Sunday. Hectic? Yes. But Abergel remained calm (insanely …

Twelve Years a Slave (1859)

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How To Style A Chain Braid

We are all completely in love with Emma's new blunt cut! As soon as I laid eyes on it I knew it would be perfect to try out some new hairstyles. The …

the face: dolce gabbana

For fall '14 Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana took a trip into the woods of Sicily and created a lush, fairy-like collection of delicate lace, …

Harvard Presents Two Free Online Courses on the Old Testament

A quick note: Shaye J.D. Cohen, a professor of Hebrew Literature and Philosophy at Harvard, has just released his second free course on iTunes. The …