Cheryl Leung

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Five Shower Upgrades You Don't Need New Plumbing For

After moving for a job a few years ago, I spent a couple of strange months living in a really nice extended-stay hotel. Apart from the fact that I …

The Winter Beauty Survival Guide: 6 On-the-Go Products You Can’t Live Without

From the latest multitasking face balm the perfect miniature hand cream, here are the six miracle products that belong in your bag or carry-on.

How To Drink Champagne Like An Expert

From the editors of TownandCountryMag.com, Winemaker and Champagne expert Elise Losfelt of Moët & Chandon shares 10 tips to drinking champagne like a bubbly enthusiast.<p><b>1) The glass</b><p>The best way to enjoy champagne is in a white wine glass. A white wine glass's larger bowl enables the wine to open up …

Sparkling Wine

How Do You Fight Dry Skin? 11 Vogue Editors Reveal the Best Products for Fall

Outside, the temperature has finally started to drop—and our wardrobe isn’t the only thing that needs a sudden tweak. Just as we switch from lightweight tees to chunkier knit sweaters, our skin calls for an extra layer of protection, too. To combat the inevitable dryness that comes with cooler fall …

Find Your Perfect Scent

How to find your best fit fragrance.<p>With hundreds of new options available, choosing a fragrance can be overwhelming. Hint: Let your fashion and beauty preferences lead the way. "Like clothing, jewelry, and makeup, scent can speak volumes about a wearer's personality," says Roja Dove, the nose …

19 Secrets of Couples Who Stay Together Forever

Be on time. Don't fight when you travel. And just love each other unconditionally.<p><b>1. Never underestimate the value of asking your partner how his day went.</b> Niceties don't become any less nice just because they become routine. At the end of the day, even if you felt like no one cared about anything …

10 Things Every Fashionable Woman Should Have by 30

Your 20s can be for style, career and love experimentation, but as a woman enters her 30s there are certain pieces she should own that well-represent her.<p>Your 20s can be for style, career and love experimentation, but as a woman enters her 30s there are certain pieces she should own that …

10 Designer Bags Every Woman Should Own

Because collecting handbags is arguably an art form.<p>Collecting handbags, when done well, can arguably be considered an art form. In homage to that, here are the 10 bags every woman should have in her closet— get your check list started.

The New Stress Solution

Feeling wrung out? Barring the off-chance you can drop everything and move to the South of France, check out this easy expert advice for how to keep calm.<p>As the clinical director of New York's buzzed-about YinOva Center, a holistic-based medical practice, Jill Blakeway has seen her share of strung …

11 Drinks to Sip On While Venting

One glass, two glass, three glass, more!<p>Blowing off some steam is one thing, but picking your poison is quite another. We've selected the perfect libation to accompany those nights when you just really need to let it all out.

Marie Claire's April Showers Playlist

By all means, rain on our parade.<p>April showers bring May flowers, but just as importantly, our favorite mood music. Whether we're feeling cozy, contemplative, or just simply basking in the sound of raindrops falling against our windows, we've rounded up the songs that help us while away the hours …

11 Cheese and Cracker Recipes That Will Change Your Life

"Cheese and crackers" are soooo overdone. Meticulously arranged plates, weird knives, a scattering of grapes: boring. So instead, here are 11 recipes that will make everyone think you're the second coming of the Barefoot Contessa. Recipes all make 12 crackers.<p><b>1. Bruschetta Crackers</b><p>Yes, bruschetta …

Cream Cheese

BOUNCY Hair With Straighteners

14 New Nail Polishes for Spring 2018

How to Exercise Without Really Trying

Today, there's a multitude of exercise and diet fads to help us lose weight—but women of the 60s, as evidenced in this 1963 essay from Harper's Bazaar, were about accomplishing more with less effort. Were they on to something?<p>Every so often, one meets a woman "lovely in her bones"; a woman, that …

The Four-Minute Workout

<b>The News:</b> Recent research shows that three four-minute high-intensity workouts a week may be as beneficial as three low-to-moderate-intensity 45-minute sessions.<p><b>Dry Run:</b> I ask Brent Carter, an instructor at Focus Personal Training Institute in new York City, to take me through a sample workout. he …

6 Green Juice Detox Recipes That Don't Taste Like Grass

Because sometimes (ahem post-holidays ahem) your body needs a reboot.<p>Ah, the holidays. Prime time for indulging in a few extra boozy cocktails and sugar-laden sweets. To counteract that bloated, nauseous week that comes after Christmas and right in time for us to squeeze into NYE dresses, we found …

An American Girl's New Year's Resolution: Be More French

Because it would be difficult to be less French at this point.<p>We're calling it: 2014 is the year we earn that <i>Je ne sais quoi</i>, that effortless cool-girl chic that is only possible with a French citizenship and an affinity for small fêtes and café au lait. We're taking notes from the French model and …

Street Style

The Problem with the "Quick Weight Loss" Diet Plan

And how to lose weight the healthy way.<p>Juice cleanses, Atkins, elimination diets, and the mythical "lose ten pounds in two weeks" diet plan. You could probably think of a dozen more options that trainers and fitness gurus have praised as *the* game-changing diet and fitness regimen, but which of …

Expensive Beauty Looks for Less

When money's no object, getting great hair, skin, and makeup is easy. For the rest of us, it's trickier. Here, pros reveal the hallmarks of heiress-worthy looks — plus, surprising ways to score them without spending a fortune.<p><b>High-Class Hair</b><p><b>Hallmark #1: Luster</b>"Rich girls always have shiny, …

25 New Products That'll Change Your Life

When it comes to new potions and salves, we've literally seen it all. Here are our picks for this year's latest and greatest breakthroughs...<p>When it comes to new potions and salves, we've literally seen it all. Here are our picks for this year's latest and greatest breakthroughs...

30 Signs You've Been in Your Relationship For a Ridiculously Long Time

If you're not married, all your friends think you are.<p><b>1. You sleep with separate blankets.</b><p><b>2. You can tell him he's driving you crazy in a totally normal way without fighting about it.</b> "Haha seriously, though, f*** off."<p><b>3. You get in the shower with him in a completely nonsexual way just because</b> …

Fantastic Mimosa Recipe

Facebook is driving me up the wall (pun intended). In the past, Willow Bird Baking’s Facebook page has been sort of a “home base” for us to chat …

Roasted Broccoli with Caper Flowers and Chile >> http://bit.ly/1mgZLM4 Many vegetables benefit from roasting, which deepens their flavor, and broccoli is no exception. Frying capers first in a chile-laced olive oil, where they bloom and crisp, then showering them on top, brighten the broccoli with a briny, spicy bite.

How to Poach an Egg

16 Slow-Cooking Recipes for a Slow Weekend

There are the nights when dinner can't come fast enough—when we need a hot meal on the table in less time than it takes to watch an episode of TV in our pajamas (and when we proceed to watch 5 episodes after that). On such nights, we pat ourselves on the back for the fact that we cooked at all.<p>And …

40 Cheap Date Ideas for Couples on a Budget

"Love don't cost a thing" —J.Lo<p>Because fancy dinners and costly ticket prices all add up, here's the ultimate guide to dating on a real-person budget ($), from stay-at-home options for the true homebodies to outdoorsy adventures that only require a little bit of spare cash and the right attitude.

Beauty Breakdown: All About BB, CC & DD Creams

Get all the details on BB, CC, and DD creams — and the best ones to buy of each!<p>Get all the details on BB, CC, and DD creams — and the best ones to buy of each!

Minimal Effort, Maximum Results

We all have the best of intentions come New Year, but more often than not, we end up channeling Bridget Jones instead of a Stepford wife. Luckily these five products make looking great easy.<p><b>1. Dr. Jart+ Premium Beauty Balm</b>, $39; sephora.com.<p>We're sure you've heard the benefits of BB cream, but Dr. …

5 Beauty Tips to Make You Look Less Tired

A few items to perk up those Mondays (or "everydays").<p>There's no denying it—sometimes that busy weekend shows up on your face first thing Monday morning. Since no one likes to slump-walk into the office looking exhausted, we've rounded up a few beauty picks and tricks that will keep you looking …