Charlin Castillo

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Alicia Keys Beauty Products: 10 Must-Haves the Singer Swears By

They make us soft. They make us glow. They promise beauty, and boy, do they deliver. But what our favorite products (or, in this case, Keys’s) do best: They make us smile.<p><b>1. Jade Roller</b><p><b>6. Nubian Heritage African Black Soap Body Lotion</b>

Apple design director perfects a prefab home into an ultra-minimal, modern dwelling

It should come as no surprise that when Apple’s Director of Store Design was in the market for a new house, he wanted a home that would be as modern …

The Only Mask That's Ever Improved My Acne Scars

It’s been years since I first saw a certain scene in a <i>Sex and the City</i> episode where Samantha Jones agreed to a chemical peel as a side dish to …

23 Super-Flattering Swimsuits for Making the Most of What You've Already Got

;)<p>Let us be clear that every bod, even one that never left winter mode, is always ready for the beach. But for your own comfort—rather than anybody else's—you might like a swimsuit with a bit more coverage or smoothing technology than a string bikini. Totally fair. Here, the 23 best-ever maillots …

10 under-the-radar destinations to visit, according to the youngest person to travel to every country in the world

Even for someone trying to break a record for visiting every country in the world, travel is about more than just ticking places off a list.<p>Planning …

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12 New Sex Positions Every Woman Should Try This Year

Get 2017 started on the right note.<p><i>This article was written by Alisa Hrustic and provided by our partners at</i> Men's Health.<p>You’ve probably already made some resolutions for this year—but did having better sex make your list? If not, it might be time to reevaluate your goals for 2017.<p>It’s no secret …

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Just Back From...Cape Town, South Africa

DJs and and happy couple Hannah Bronfman & Brendan Fallis on their recent trip to Clifton Beach.<p><b>Just Back From...</b>Cape Town, South Africa.<p><b>Trip Duration:</b> 7 days. You wouldn't want to fly that far for anything less.<p><b>Flight Plan:</b> We flew business class on Delta the entire way. We flew from New York to …

15 Under-the-Radar Brands Making Logo-Free Investment Bags

The 17 Best Places to Travel in 2017

From Africa and Asia's hottest beachfronts to the most underrated U.S. cities.<p>In 2017, you're going to need your passport—and your sense of adventure. Our top destinations to visit this year will have you heading out on safari, exploring historic Eastern Europe and South America, tapping into …

Learn about Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Therapists

<b>Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT)</b> is a short-term form of behavioral treatment. It helps people problem-solve. CBT also reveals the relationship …

Keep warm with this easy broccoli and roasted garlic soup recipe

Keep it simple for dinner tonight with this broccoli and roasted garlic soup recipe. The dish uses only a handful of ingredients — garlic, broccoli, butter, onion, potato and broth — along with a little oil and seasoning, but you'd never guess it from the soup's rich flavor. Best of all? Each …

15 mountain holidays to conquer in your lifetime

It was my father who introduced my younger brothers and sister and I to the joys of the mountains. Although not strictly a mountaineer himself, he led us on “expeditions” into the wilds of the Peak District and ascents of summits such as the Shivering Mountain, or Mam Tor as it is more commonly …

Tracy Anderson’s 4-minute core sequence is a serious ab-blaster

Tracy Anderson has helped tone some of the best abs in Hollywood—from Gwyneth Paltrow to Jennifer Lopez—and now she’s sharing her go-to, ab-tastic …

19 secret go-to brands loved by fashion insiders

<b>MASSCOB<br>Who’s behind it?:</b> This bubbling-under Spanish label, headed by design duo Marga Massanet and Jacobo Cobian, has been quietly impressing us with its elegant, bohemian styles, which offer something for the grown-up hippy. <b><br>The low-down:</b> ‘We have a passion for fabrics, finishes and colours. We …

Seven bucket list holidays your family should take in 2017

Whatever the age of your child, there is a world of opportunity in 2017 to challenge your family to try something new.<p>Perhaps you’ve always dreamt of seeing the Northern Lights in Scandinavia; maybe you seek a spell of island escapism in the Indian Ocean; or it may be that you wish to bring your …

10 Sneakers for Getting Fit/Running Away from Your Problems

Every day is leg day.<p>You might tell yourself differently—that you're going to quit your job/dress better/drop those last<p>1015 pounds—but in 2017, you will probably continue laying on your couch heh-heh-ing at memes. Nothing wrong with that! But should you find yourself wanting to get incrementally, …

Where to Stay in Cartagena Right Now

Colombia's Caribbean coast is the easy-to-get-to vacation spot we all dream about this time of year.<p>Cartagena is that perfect winter escape we’re all looking to book right now. Its beaches tick the get-me-under-the-sun (preferably with a rummed-up piña) box. Nights are long and warm, just right for …

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9 Destinations Every Adventurous Woman Should Visit in 2017

With new trails and lodges opening all around the globe, there’s never been a better time to lace up your hiking boots and set out for adventure in some of the world’s most beautiful destinations. Whether you seek to summit South American mountains, thru-hike in the European wilds, or march …

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The 21 Best Budget Travel Destinations For 2017

From the Philippines to Georgia, this year’s list of best budget travel destinations features exotic ideas from some of the world’s experts in travel. While some of these countries made the cut thanks to fluctuating currencies (Australia, we’re looking at you), others like Kyrgyzstan are more …

Otherworldly Images of Andromeda Galaxy Over a Tiny Swiss Village

Photographer Sandro Casutt lives in a remote Swiss village with unbelievable views of the Andromeda Galaxy. The village of Vals, population 990, is a prime location for viewing the closest major galaxy to the Milky Way. Thus, Casutt, together with his brother Markus, started Cosmic Art Photography …

Sculpt Your Whole Bod with Just 3 Dumbbell Moves

We’re all about these combo exercises.<p>We're taking it back to the basics for this super-simple dumbbell workout that will challenge your entire body in just three moves.<p>The beauty of this workout lies in its combo moves, which work your upper and lower body at the same time to boost efficiency. …

Trip Tarp

This five-by-seven foot nylon tarp (starting at $57) has designated spots for all your gear, ensuring you’ll never again forget a roll of toilet paper or pocket knife before heading into the backcountry. It also doubles as a water-repellent backcountry kitchen space, tent mat, and hammock …

Best Backpacking Backpacks

Best Backpacking Backpacks Gadget Review - Your lifestyle gadget siteWith so many choices available to adventurers, finding the <b>best backpacking</b> …

The world's best cruise holidays for 2017

From revolution to reformation, the birth of a nation and the death of Elvis, there is no shortage of anniversaries and events to plan a holiday around next year. Here is a round-up of 2017's up-and-coming cruise destinations with advice on which river or ocean ships can take you there.<p>Russia<p>If …

20 Of The Best-Selling Beauty Products From Amazon In 2016

Amazon is the go-to beauty resource for those who are just too damn busy to get to the store. It's a life-saver when you've just run out of your …

ELLE International Beauty Awards 2016

The most outstanding skin smoothers, hair boosters, and all-around beautifiers in the world.<p>Every year, ELLE's 46 beauty editors around the globe put thousands of products to the test. Here, our votes for the most outstanding skin smoothers, hair boosters, and all-around beautifiers—plus one …

The 60 gifts every traveler wants

It's the most wonderful guide of the year! Shop till you drop (these gifts are just a click away) for the world travelers and the foodies, …

How to Acquire the Knowledge of 20 Personal Development Books in Under 5 Minutes

You're reading How to Acquire the Knowledge of 20 Personal Development Books in Under 5 Minutes, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and …