Corrina Brown

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Durable Soapstone Countertops a Versatile Design Option

Stone is one of the most popular kitchen surfaces and among all the options, soapstone countertops may be the most durable and generally care-free. …

Kitchens

The secret to container vegetable gardening

Maximize your space and reap all the growing benefits<p>If you want to grow your own food but have too little time and space for a garden (or too many …

Gardening

What you can do to prevent sagging skin

A top dermatologist reveals her advice<p>Unless you're one of the genetically blessed few, sagging skin is an inevitable part of ageing. As we age, the …

Skin Care

10 Easy Pieces: Rubber Plant Pots

I increasingly find myself drawn to the look of rubber plant pots. What did it for me was a collection of the pots in the courtyard of Paris shop …

Best Step Stools and Ladders to Help You Reach New Heights

After your hundredth time climbing up on a swivel chair to reach the top shelf in your closet, you'll probably decide it's high time to invest in a …

Home Tours

The Best Cities for Buying a Vintage Historic Home

There are plenty of reasons to invest in a historic home. From charm and aesthetics to the value of long-lasting materials and workmanship, you have …

Home Improvement

An East Bay Home, Untouched From 1958

<b>Name:</b> Susan <b><br>Location:</b> East Bay, California<p>About a year ago, we relocated from the Chicago area to the East Bay. Not willing to settle for …

Natural Beauty

The "Rules" for Decorating an Older Home

My current apartment is housed in a building over 100 years old. And though it creaks and cracks a lot, nothing can replace the charm of tall …

Home Decorating

I Tried Purple Color-Correcting Toothpaste and It Really Does Work

💜💜💜.<p>Over the past few years, I've learned a ton of different tricks for using makeup to color correct: slathering green concealer on my face to counter redness, sweeping navy eyeshadow on the lids to make my eyes brighter, and coating my lips in clear gloss with blue undertones to make my teeth …

13 Powerful Home Remedies for Acne

By Kayla McDonell<p>Acne is one of the most common skin conditions in the world, affecting an estimated 85 percent of people at some point in their …

Skin Care

Hairstylists Reveal the Best Hair Advice They Ever Received

Ask any hairstylist to give you hair-care or styling advice and they'll give you a mouthful of answers, but ask them to give you the best hair advice they ever received and the list is much, much shorter. Why? Stylists have heard it all, so asking them to pinpoint the best advice they've heard is …

Hair

7 DIY Beauty Tips That'll Change Your Skin

The DIY skin care *queen* spills her secrets.

This $6 Clay Mask Will Give You the Best Hair of Your Life

Your roots will thank you.<p>We're starting to sound like a broken record here, but we can't emphasize enough how important it is to thoroughly cleanse your hair in the age of dry shampoo. You need to give your scalp the same TLC as your face, otherwise unspeakable things start to happen beneath the …

15 Money-Saving Dupes That'll Make You Feel Less Guilty About Your Makeup Addiction

Over $400 you can save for bills, or more makeup.

Skincare Alphabet: P Is For Peptides

Do you know how to decipher the ingredients label on your moisturiser? Or whether you should be using retinol? Or what the difference is between AHAs …

Meet the buzzy plant that calms the mind—and naturally boosts collagen production

What if there was a single plant that could help you concentrate at work, reduce post-workout joint pain, minimize varicose veins, <i>and</i> give you …

Immigrants in Beauty: Haideh Hirmand, Celebrity Plastic Surgeon

<i>With all the furor over immigration in recent days, we at</i> Allure <i>had to ask ourselves where we’d be without immigrants. The answer wasn’t pretty. So we reached out to some of the foreign-born talents who have shaped the world of beauty. They opened up to us about growing up in another land and how</i> …

New York City

Top 10 Gardening Mistakes

By Bonnie L. Grant<p>Even the most experienced gardener has a moment of disappointment when the realization hits that he or she has performed a task …

3 Ways to Upgrade Your Bathroom With High-Tech Fixtures and More

You might not think of the bathroom as a bastion of innovation, but the room has benefited from several new technologies. That includes smart devices …

Home Improvement

The 20-Minute Low Impact, High Intensity Workout For Everyone

Personal trainers Justin Norris and Taylor Gainor have co-opted the word “lit” once again. And this time, the definition is far healthier.<p>Low impact training, also known as the LIT Method, is a boutique fitness program founded by Norris and Gainor in Los Angeles. And now you can get the benefits of …

Exercise

5 Calls Makes Calling Your Government Representatives as Simple as Possible

Making your voice heard by your government reps is now more important than ever. 5 Calls shows you who to call about which issues, and even gives you …

Voice Mail

5 Easy DIY Tutorials for That Viral Chunky Knit Blanket

It's time to cuddle up with some Netflix and knits!<p>It's that time of year when staying indoors while snuggled up in a blanket all day sounds better than having to go to work or do errands, especially if it was this chunky knit blanket that people on Instagram are obsessing over.<p>This new knit …

Knitting