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The rise of the very short model

Last September, J.Crew assembled a cast of characters for its New York Fashion Week showcase who were “real people,” meaning people who were not …

The best fonts to use on a resume, according to typographers and designers

When it comes to writing a resume, there a few rules everyone is familiar with — avoid typos, and don't lie. But many applicants skip over crucial …

7 Animals That Freak Out During Eclipses

People aren’t the only ones buzzing about the coming eclipse — some of our animal friends have a long-documented habit of reacting strangely to celestial high jinks. As far back as the 1500s, solar eclipse observers noticed that some birds stopped singing, or even fell from the sky, during them. In …

Solar Eclipse

How to Store Fruits and Vegetables

Leave refrigerated produce unwashed in its original packaging or wrapped loosely in a plastic bag. (Exceptions, such as mushrooms and herbs, are …

Aunt Trish's Salad Dressing

23 Better-For-You Desserts That Are Sneakily Made With Vegetables

Bye kale salad. Hello avocado ice cream.

This Is What Happened When I Tried Personalized Shampoo

On days when my closet is full of clothes I hate, or my eyeliner is off, or when there’s a zit the size of Mt. Vesuvius on my chin, the one thing I can always count on is my hair. I’m not trying to brag or anything but, I have pretty great hair. It’s thick but not unruly, grows at a pace that …

The Best Homemade Ramen Soup Recipes

Chicken noodle soup has got nothing on these ramen recipes.<p>Traditional Japanese ramen ― the broth-y noodle soup loaded with umami flavors and often times topped with a soft boiled egg ― can take a long time to perfect. Ramen masters spend years honing their craft. But most of us living stateside …

Slow Cooker Sticky Asian Ribs with Sticky Sauce

<i>Slow Cooker Sticky Asian Ribs with Sticky Sauce are the very best fall of the bone tender ribs you will ever make! Slow cooked to perfection in a</i> …

15 Stir-Fry Recipes That Are Way Better Than Takeout

More by Maggie<p>Everyone knows that home cooking is always tastier and more satisfying than ordering takeout. Especially in China, where cooking for …

Food & Dining

The Weeknd Is the King of Sex Pop

He dated a Hadid, pioneered a hairstyle, and put out the biggest album on the planet, and yet Abel Tesfaye—a.k.a. The Weeknd—has remained a cipher. Now he opens up about sex, marriage, and his newly normal haircut.<p>Here’s something weird about The Weeknd. So, for a long time, The Weeknd didn’t want …

How Taylor Swift Played The Victim For A Decade And Made Her Entire Career

Taylor Swift's embrace of victimhood doesn't begin and end with Kanye West – it can be traced back to the start of her decade-long career in both her music and her relationship with the media.<p><b>Last January Kanye West called Taylor Swift</b> to ask whether she’d mind if he wrote a song in which he …

TPP vs RCEP? Trade deals explained

<b>(CNN) —</b> With US President Donald Trump withdrawing his country from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), its future is now doomed.<p>Trump campaigned against TPP, warning that it would cost US jobs and comparing it to the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) signed by President Bill Clinton.<p>His …

Globalization

5 Popular Lipstick Colors That Truly Look Awesome on Everyone

As far as lipstick goes, I've seen—and used—them all. If I could have majored in lipstick in college, I would have. (One look at my vanity and you'd get it.) So when someone asks me the ever-important questions "What's your favorite?" or "What color will look good on me?" I'm more than equipped to …

Makeup

30 Books You Need to Read to Earn 'Well-Read' Status

With this list, you'll feel like you can dominate the Trivial Pursuit literature section.<p><i>What books should one read to feel well-read? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Cristina Hartmann,</b> …

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26 Insanely Useful Products That Every Baker Needs

Every baker should consider having these products in their arsenal. Get a digital scale, French rolling pin, silicone everything, and soon you'll be baking like a bona fide boss.<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</i> …

The 15 Most Popular Free Online Courses for Professionals

It's never too late to invest in your career.<p>It's never too late to invest in your career. Fortunately, we live in a time where we all have access to an elite education at our fingertips, not to mention completely free of charge. All you have to do is create a free account at Coursera, and you'll …

26 Real Places That Look Like They've Been Taken Out Of Fairy Tales

If you love fairy tales and have a serious case of wanderlust, this bucket list was made for you. Travel suggestions via this Quora thread.

Science says lasting relationships come down to 2 basic traits

<i>In most marriages, levels of satisfaction drop dramatically within the first few years together.</i><p><i>But among couples who not only endure, but live happily together for years and years, the spirit of kindness and generosity guides them forward.</i><p>Every day in June, the most popular wedding month of the …

Relationships

12 Drugstore Beauty Products Every Woman Should Own

While we’re all for a luxe splurge, nothing makes us happier than a good beauty bargain—especially when we stumble on a product that <i>actually</i> works. …

You'll soon be hunting Pokemon in the real world

Despite years of video games, associated toy and merchandising lines, a clutch of movies and TV shows and the collective mania of its most dedicated …

School Uniforms Around the World

15 Nail Designs You’ll Love for Fall

Nothing makes us happier than rocking a seriously chic manicure. We love trying out the best new colors and styles, and are constantly changing up our nail art game. With some truly beautiful trends for fall, we have a whole bunch of new looks we’re simply dying to try out. Check out our favorite …

7 Summer Reads for the Curious Mind

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Books

7 Models Who Are Making Honey Brown Hair the New Scandinavian Signature

There was a time when the mere mention of Scandinavia conjured images of towheaded stunners and naturally platinum beauties—but a recent survey of modeling’s most recognizable faces tells a different story. These days, the same Danish catwalkers who dominate the industry also lead the pack for a …

The Makeup Tax

Women who wear makeup earn more and are treated better. This has steep costs, in both money and time.<p>On July 20, Hillary Clinton conducted a Q&A session on Facebook, and Facebook staffer Libby Brittain posed an unusual Q to her:<p>“Every morning, as my boyfriend zips out the door and I spend 30+ …

Hillary Clinton

10 Lists To Keep If You Want To Be Successful

5 Ways to Become More Self-Aware

You can’t be a good leader without self-awareness.<p>It lies at the root of strong character, giving us the ability to lead with a sense of purpose, authenticity, openness, and trust. It explains our successes and our failures. And by giving us a better understanding of who we are, self-awareness lets …

#TheLIST: The New Places to Honeymoon in 2015

Our picks for the the hottest untapped romantic getaways.<p>A honeymoon is meant to be anything but typical and, let's face it, a little about bragging rights. Tried-and-true standbys may work for any old holiday, but this special trip should be once in a lifetime. For the newly-engaged couple or …