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National Geographic Travel

The 15 Best Swimsuit and Cover-Up Combos for Your Body Shape

Underneath every great cover-up should live an equally great swimsuit. Or so we hope.<p>The only problem is finding the perfect match. Luckily, we did …

Kintsugi, Centuries Old Japanese Method of Repairing Pottery with Gold

Home Improvement

Interior design ideas: the perfect city bolthole - in pictures

Ros Anderson visits a tiny, top-floor Parisian apartment that has been cleverly redesigned to create a perfectly formed city bolthole

Amazing

82 Push-Ups You Need to Know About

Drop and give me<i>…</i> 82<i>?</i> That’s right. We at Greatist love—nay, adore—the push-up. It’s one of the simplest and most functional exercises around, and <b>it</b> …

Apps That Will Make You Feel Like a Local Anywhere

Jon Chase, CNTraveler.com<p>Though there's certainly no shame in it, no one likes to feel like a tourist. And unless you're staying with a local (or have made travel research a full-time job), it can be hard to unearth the hidden sites, lesser-known haunts, and authentic flavors of a given city. That …

The 3 Stretches You Need to Do Every Day

Don't scam on these—they're important!<p>Stretching is kinda like drinking enough water during the day: You know you need to do it, but chances are, you probably don't do enough of it. Well, to make things as easy as possible for you, we checked in with stretching expert Beret Kirkeby, orthopedic …

Mr. Blasberg's Best Dressed of 2013

BAZAAR's editor at large talks the best fashion moments and transformations of the year.<p>BAZAAR's editor at large talks the best fashion moments and transformations of the year.<p>Favorite Lady of 2013<p>Miley Cyrus<p>Miley Cryus<p>More Is More<p>Cushion-Cut Smoky Quartz Ring with Enhanced Champagne and White …

Valentine's Day Gift Ideas for the Stylish Woman in Your Life

Give her a Cartier love bracelet so she knows it's real.<p>From the prettiest lingerie to no-fail jewelry and dream bags, these are the best gifts to give every stylish woman in your life (or you know, yourself).

Bow Chicka Wow Wow: 26 Bras and Undies You Need Right Now

Here’s what’s happening. We’re getting close to February and all anyone can talk about is cupids, hearts, and frilly little things. There’s a reason for that: Those things are fab, especially fancy undergarments.<p>But just in case those 3D-printed underwear aren’t quite making you feel like the power …

Clothing

These Are the Best Mascaras Of All Time

From cult classics to brand new wonders, these are our can't-live-without mascaras.<p>If there's one beauty product we rely on to keep our faces in check, it's without a doubt mascara. That all-important flick frames your face, pulling together your entire look in a few strokes. Here, the tubes we …

The 60 Best Online Shopping Sites to Buy From

Get your clicking finger at the ready.<p>Shopping online can mean wading through endless Google Shopping results, or scrolling through old-faithfuls like Zara, without knowing where else to turn. To help you fulfill all your shopping wants (needs?) this season, we've created the definitive list of the …

eCommerce
Addis Ababa

Today's Style Secret

We're keeping an eye on the red carpet, the It girls and the fashion bloggers who are innovating. Check back daily for the style how-tos.<p>February 2, 2015<p>January 30, 2015<p>January 29, 2015<p>January 28,2015<p>January 26, 2015<p>January 23, 2015<p>January 22, 2015<p>January 21, 2015<p>January 20, 2015<p>January 19, …

Red Carpet

Girl On Fire: Fall's 10 Prettiest Red Polishes

Here are our favoritesfrom classic takes to on-trend variations of the go-to shade.<p>Nails are (still) having a moment. And while exotic hues and graphic details are fun, nothing is more chic come fall than a red mani. Here are our favorites—from classic takes to on-trend variations of the go-to …

The Best Little Black Dresses of 2013

See who worked the cocktail hour staple the best this year.<p>From star-studded red carpets to the front rows of fashion week, the LBD is an obvious choice for any event that calls for instant chic. From new iterations like the off-the-shoulder trend to the never-fail sheath, see who worked the …

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 …

Makeup

Fight Off A Cold With These 7 Simple Tips

Photographed by Heather Talbert.<p><i>From her laid-back, effortless style to a fresh, ahead-of-the-trend beauty aesthetic, Lauren Conrad is a girl after</i> …

The Lazy Girl's Guide to Staying Svelte

For the lazy girl in all of us, here's a guide on how to stay slim.<p>Eating clean and consistent workouts are proven to boost metabolism, increase muscle (and therefore after burn) as well as blast fat. But if the Polar Vortex has you skipping both in the name of maintaining mental and stay warm …

Eat These Immunity-Boosting Foods

This season, win the fight against germs by supercharging your natural defenses.<p>Most of us already know the basics when it comes to warding off a wintertime cold or flu—from excessive hand washing to loading up on vitamin C and getting plenty of rest, as well as keeping stress at bay. However, …

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 …

Fitness

Every Diet That Actually Works Has These 10 Traits in Common

According to health and nutrition experts.<p>When it comes to dieting, there are so many conflicting ideas out there—especially from "choose this, not that" elimination diet advocates—on what the best weight loss solution is. And when even the most trimmed and fit celebs seem confused on how to lose …

Nutrition

The Pretty Skin Diet

When it comes to having a gorgeous complexion, you truly are what you eat.<p>Maintaining a consistent skincare routine that utilizes a powerful mix of anti-agers to reverse as well as prevent future damage is key to having youthful, radiant skin. However, it's not the only link in the quest for …

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 …

5 Ways To Eat Healthy This Holiday

The holiday season is officially on the fast track. And with deliciously tempting treats and minimal time to burn off extra calories in your near future, what you do—and don't—eat for the weeks leading up, can have a major impact on your waistline.<p><b>1) DITCH THE DIET DRINKS</b><p>Yes, you know that from a …

How To Be Vegan Without Going Hungry

It's one thing to <i>aspire</i> to be vegan. It's another thing entirely to overhaul one's eating habits and embark upon a creature-free diet. Animal-derived …

Homemade Vegan Eggnog Recipe (Dairy-free and Egg-free)

Vegan eggnog for a vegan Christmas! A rich and flavorful dairy-free and egg-free recipe for vegan egg nog (or eggnog) suitable for the kids. Egg nog …

Eggnog