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Wing It: Cat Eyes For Every Eye Shape

The cat eye is one technique that leaves many feeling defeated. It’s challenging to pull off, and the same eye lining method will not work on every …

6 Exercises to Give You Runway-Model Legs

All you need is a pair of tights.<p>Yes, the longest-legged models get those assets from their genes. But certain exercises can tone anyone's leg muscles for a longer, leaner look.<p>Start with the moves below from Rachel Piskin, co-founder of ChaiseFitness in Manhattan. They're demoed by pro model …

8 Easy Ways to Lose a Pound a Week

Brilliant food swaps that won't sacrifice flavor—or leave you starving.<p>Lets do the math: To lose one pound in seven days, you need to subtract about 3,500 calories. The safest, most hunger-free way to do this is to spread it out over the course of a week, deleting approximately 500 calories a day. …

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How to Highlight Your Favorite Features

I have a big gap between my teeth, and I’m very into it. At 15, when my braces came off, my teeth (which had been forced together in a cage for 2.5 …

Nail Art Superstar: Astrowifey

<i>An example of the power of an ornate accent nail with neutrals / photo courtesy of @astrowifey</i><p>Chicago-based freelance manicurist Ashley Crowe, known …

Blue, Brown, Green or Hazel: Find the Right Shadow to Really Make Your Eyes Pop!

It’s easy to get stuck in a rut, wearing the same color palette on your eyes every day, and one the most common questions we receive at Beautylish …

Pro Secrets for a Perfect At-Home Pedi

In a perfect world, we’d all get regular pedicures every two weeks. But in real life, most of us end up stretching it, with a month or more between …

Change Your Color, Change Your Mood: A Chakra-Inspired Beauty Guide

Colors stimulate more than just your eyes—they can perk up <i>all</i> of your senses. Every shade of the rainbow is capable of inspiring a particular …

6 Last-Minute Beauty Tricks That Actually Work

Well, look at you. It’s 7:54 a.m., and you’re ready to head off to work. <i>Early.</i> My god, when does that happen? And check you out: hair behaving …

Artist, DIY Pro, and Now Nail Queen, Member Claudia Cernean Can Do It All!

Some people change their nail polish every two weeks. Claudia Cernean, full-time manicurist and blogger, changes hers every two days. That’s because …

10 Old School Beauty Tricks That Still Work

Back in the day, people didn’t have as many product options as we do now, and they had to make do. And you can, too! Rather than shelling out big …

5 Ways to Make Your Eyes Look Bigger

They say eyes are the windows to the soul, so why not make your soul stand out! From quick tricks to tips on how to make your fave products work even …

Juice Your Way … to Lots And Lots of Greens!

You all know I love juicing. Making raw, fresh juice is a habit for me, and it helps me feel strong and energized while getting in my daily veggie …

Recipes for Beauty: Asparagus

One of my favorite things about spring is watching the snow give way to tiny, green buds that bloom all over the place. It reminds me that it’s the …

Juice Your Way...to a Better Period!

Periods are not fair. I know menstruation is linked with the moon’s cycles and it’s all mysterious and beautiful and we cis-women are honored to …

Avocado-Egg BLT

Last week on The Scoop I wrote about exercise and shared a little bit of my personal weight-loss experience. I was overwhelmed by the response that …

Recipe Wars - Best Potato Pancakes Latkes

Cauliflower & Cheese Pasta Bake - Video Recipe

Orecchiette With Broccoli Rabe, Spicy Italian Sausage, and Pesto Recipe

Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients<b>For the Pesto</b>:2 cups packed fresh basil leaves1/4 cup pine nuts3 medium garlic cloves, roughly chopped (about 1 tablespoon)1/3 cup finely grated fresh Parmesan cheese, plus more for serving1/3 cup extra-virgin olive oilKosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<b>For</b> …

Beef Bourguignon Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 735

Fried Homemade Pickles with Ranch Dressing From 'Kitchen Confidence'

Sometimes when I'm reading a new cookbook and looking for recipes to test, I'll make my way over to the book's Amazon page. There I'll peruse the comments to see if there are any particular dishes that stand out for the reviewers. Usually, there is little consensus, and I'm left to my own devices. …

Recipe Wars - Eggs Benedict

Tomato Frittata Recipe - Made Personal by SORTED

Spicy Stir-Fried Beef With Leeks and Onions Recipe

There are several keys to a successful stir-fry:<p>Have all your ingredients prepared before you fire up the wok. Stir-fries go quick!<p>Cut vegetables and meat into thin, even pieces so that they cook quickly.<p>Cook your meat and vegetables separately in batches so that both are exposed to maximum heat. …

Vegetarian Black Bean Soup

http://schneiderchen.de | © 2014 | http://angiesrecipes.blogspot.com<p>A hearty, healthy black bean soup with the full flavour of garlic, onion, tamari, …

Healthy Breakfast Smoothies - Video Recipe

9 Potato Recipes for St. Patrick's (or Any) Day

<i>EDITOR'S NOTE: This story originally ran in 2014, but we're republishing it in observance of St. Patrick's Day this year—these potato recipes are, after all, timeless.</i><p>Versatile, comforting, and cheap, potatoes are the ultimate crowd-pleaser. You probably don't need another excuse to eat them, but, …

Guacamole Deviled Eggs {Avocado Deviled Eggs}

Something tells me that Theodor Geisel never had guacamole, or avocado deviled eggs, otherwise Sam would have had no problem with green eggs and ham. …

Irish Grilled Cheese

Remember the mom in the classic 1980’s John Cusack movie “Better off Dead?” Her family was having a French foreign exchange student over for dinner, …

Roasted Broccoli Rabe, Sweet Potato & Ricotta Crostini

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: An idea for making your workplace even more fun -- and a new method for cooking broccoli rabe.</i><p>Are you looking for tips to make your workplace more enjoyable? Or even …