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An Abs Challenge As Easy as ABC and 1-2-3

Throw a little fun into your workout! These moves are best tackled with a friend because they're silly—but also effective. This routine is all about …

Are You Applying Makeup in the Right Order?

There is a natural order to accomplishing most anything in life: Lather, rinse, repeat. Love, marriage, baby in a carriage. High school, college, job …

Makeup

Three Common Hair Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

For a lot of us, hair is the most intimidating part of an at-home beauty routine. And Umberto Savone, famed stylist and founder of Umberto Beverly …

Hair

Hangover Be Gone! We whipped up a juice that fights the morning after.

A few shots here, a few beers there, a rum and coke, that shot of Goldschläger your friend bought you as a joke, a few large-ish nips out of that …

The Detoxifying Beauty Ingredient You Should Totally Try

Activated charcoal, also known as activated carbon, has been around the health care aisles for ages, but it’s just starting to gain traction in the …

Skin Care

Lesson Learned! Or How I Learned To Never Use Depilatory On My Brows

<i>To avoid makeup mistakes, sometimes you have to learn the hard way. Even the pros have been there, as we discover in this new series that offers</i> …

BB, CC, DDs: What’s the best option for you?

First there were BB creams, then CCs, and now—you guessed it, DDs. With so many different versions of skin-perfecting products at a range of price …

Juice Your Way ... to Shinier, Healthier Hair!

Today, we’re juicin’ our way to healthier, shinier hair. Give your hair optimal nutrition from the inside out, so it can be its most gorgeous self …

Use This, Not That! 3 Simple Skin Care Swaps For Fall

Fall always brings me back to my childhood. As the days grow shorter and the trees turn fiery shades of red, yellow, and orange, I can’t help but …

Hair Removal At Home Made Easy!

If there’s one thing we love, it’s a good DIY beauty treatment. And yet: if there’s one personal care to-do that’s trickiest to do at home, it’s …

Skin Care

Look Younger Longer With This Helpful Eye Care Timeline

Mom was right, all along. It turns out that (s)mothering on eye creams is spot on, even from an earlier age than you might imagine. Using a targeted …

7 DIY Crayon Lipsticks to Make Now

Around here, we love DIY beauty goodies and lipstick in equal measure. After seeing DIY crayon lipstick recipes around the web, we decided it was …

Redhead? Here’s How to Do Your Brows and Mascara

When it comes to a redhead’s makeup routine, one of the biggest challenges is finding the right color for emphasizing eyebrows and eyelashes. This …

Makeup

Lesson Learned! Or How I Learned to Match Foundation

<i>As told by Ruba Ayoub, Chicago-based makeup artist and blogger</i><p>My first bridal makeup job was for a close friend (thankfully). Although she was living …

Compact-Disc Makeup Palettes and Other Household Beauty Secrets

Sometimes we beauty enthusiasts spend shameful amounts of money on the brightest new colors and bling-iest products, and forget the folk remedies …

Makeup

4 Easy Ways To Stay Fit

We all have ups and downs when it comes to our fitness routines. Sometimes we work out every day, and sometimes we fall off the bandwagon and it’s …

Fitness

Juice Your Way ... Out of a Cold!

Colds suck. Summer colds suck; winter colds suck. Colds especially suck when you absolutely, 100%, have to be somewhere and cannot just lie on your …

Anatomy of a Beauty Product: Liquid Foundations

A rose by any other name would smell as sweet, and the same goes for liquid foundations. BB and CC creams, "HD" liquid foundations, foundations with …

Skin Care

Is That Really True? We Investigate Common Beauty Myths

“I’m trying to wash my hair less so it stops being so greasy.”<p>“Don’t put makeup on that zit, it’s gonna make it worse!”<p>“Once you shave it, it grows …

Obsessed: A Must-Try Brightening Eye Mask

If you’ve been scoping the shelves of department stores and beauty meccas recently, you’re probably aware of GlamGlow. The Hollywood-based company …

Skin Care

4 Steps to Smooth, Healthy Lips

With the weather getting chillier and chillier, it’s inevitable that our skin and lips will need more attention in the coming months. In an effort to …

Skin Care

5 Minutes to a Natural, Flawless Face

For us, no-makeup makeup products are as essential as red lipstick and mascara—we can never have too many! One of our favorite go-tos for beautiful, …

Make Your Own 20-Minute Pumpkin Face Mask

Even when Halloween season wraps up, pumpkins still pop up everywhere during fall: in lattes, baked goods, and on the front stoops of the houses in …

Skin Care

Age-Defying Tips ... For Hair!

If you have your anti-aging skin care down, it might be time to start thinking about your hair. If you don’t take care of what you’ve got, it can …

Best Gifts for 3-Year-Olds

Your 3-year-old is a complex person now, with thoughts, interests, and greater control of her body. She's also got a longer attention span, so she can focus on make-believe, games, craft projects, and more. Here, 13 great gifts for 3-year-olds that experts -- and kids -- love.<p><b>Why he'll love it:</b> You …

A Few Things

<i>Image and text by Gabrielle.</i><p>Friends, it’s November! We made it. We made it through October. I don’t know how you feel, but November 1st feels like a …

Parenting Without Controlling Your Children

I was recently working with a woman, Debbi, who was concerned about a brewing medical problem she was having. When I inquired about a support network that she can call upon to assist her during this difficult time, she embarrassingly noted that she did not tell her mother about her problem; "I do …

Parenting

What Your Kid Really Thinks Of You

I came across this video a couple of days ago on Upworthy. While the video appears to have been made in<p>honor of Mother's Day, I think its message is important enough that we should emphasize it more than on one faux holiday on the second Sunday in May. As a web site for mission-driven media with …

Kids Surprisingly Responsible with Money, Study Finds

In a study that is surprising many parents who worry about their children's financial common sense, researchers have found "no compelling evidence" that young people are "bad borrowers" or at elevated risk for having credit problems. More from Today.com:<p>The key findings:Credit cardholders under the …