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15 houseplants for improving indoor air quality

A breath of fresh air<p>In the late '80s, NASA and the Associated Landscape Contractors of America studied houseplants as a way to purify the air in …

Plants

4 Dream Kitchens: Get the Look

One for every style.<p>Drawn from our October 2014 issue's featured stories, these rooms prove that the hardest-working space in the house can also be supremely stylish. There's one for every decorating style.

A Natural and Modern Sonoma House

Rugged materials and earthy tones echo the landscape.<p>Rugged materials and earthy tones echo the Sonoma landscape just outside the door of this barn-inspired house designed by Rela Gleason.

Inside an Attic Room-Turned-Gentleman's Bathroom

An attic room is transformed.<p>In his New Jersey farmhouse, Dan Ruhland transformed a sitting room into a masculine bath and dressing room.

20 Colorful Entryways

11 Healthy Homemade Hiking Snacks

From healthy granola to spiced nuts, here are 11 homemade hiking snacks to bring on your next outdoor excursion.<p><b>Before you take off for the nearest mountain</b>, in search of a rigorous hike in the wilderness, consider this: What are you gonna eat? We're not talking about a gourmet camping meal in the …

Healthy Eating

The Best Way To Look Like A Hot Mess

Think back to your fourth grade art class. You open your paint set, ready to conquer your next project, and just as your brush hits the canvas — BAM! …

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16 Makeup Tricks Every Woman Should Know

From the editors of Cosmo.com, quirky beauty hacks to make getting ready easier.<p><b>1. Turn a pencil eyeliner into a gel formula with the help of a match or lighter.</b><p>Hold your black, green, burgundy, etc., kohl eye pencil (which typically creates a thin, harder to apply line), under the flame for …

Makeup

How To Wear Orange Blush

<i>There’s a lot of real estate on your cheeks, and you've probably noticed that the shades meant for the hollows have no business on the apples. The</i> …

How to Apply Blush

Celebrity makeup artist Nick Barose reveals that the placement of your blush actually hinges on what shade you're using. Here, we break down the steps.<p>Flushed cheeks aren't just for those leaving a SoulCycle class. Blush has long been credited with anointing skin with a healthy heightening of …

Action Bronson: The 10 NYC Rap Albums Every Man Should Listen To

<b>Action Bronson is a big guy,</b> and it looks like he's about to blow up. The 29-year-old Queens native — whose new EP, <i>SAAAB Stories</i> (with three As), is out this week — has been heating things up over the last two years, earning gushing accolades from <i>The New York Times</i> and Pitchfork. Born Ariyan …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Kardashian Makeup Tutorial - Britt Gastineau

Tags<p>Kardashian makeup tutorial<p>Share on<p>You may also like<p>Every week i get inspired by a makeup look i see on the Red-Carpet or in Fashion magazines …

Makeup Tutorials

6 Ways to Stretch and Soften Natural Hair at Home

by <i>NaturallyChelsea</i><p>If you have curls, coils or waves then you are probably very familiar with the term shrinkage. Most of us have it but the problem …

The Do-Anywhere CrossFit Workout

Exercise 1 Jump Squat<p>Stand with your feet wider than hip-width apart, toes pointed slightly out. Keeping your chest upright and core tight, bend your knees and sit your hips back, extending your arms straight in front of you at shoulder height <b>(a).</b> Press through your heels to jump as high as you can …

Score a Bikini Body Now

Exercise 1 Plank with Alternating Leg Lift<p>Get into a plank position, with your forearms on the ground, elbows directly under your shoulders, and legs extended straight behind you, feet hip-width apart. Your body should form a straight line from your shoulders to your ankles, and your core should be …

15-Minute Arm Workout: Armed For Summer

Exercise 1 Inchworm<p>Stand with your feet hip-width apart, bend over, and touch the floor in front of your feet with both hands. Keeping your legs straight and core tight, walk your hands forward as far as you can without letting your hips drop. Pause, then slowly walk your feet toward your hands. …

18 Traditional Puerto Rican Recipes

The <b>Puerto Rican Day Parade</b> in New York City offers the perfect opportunity to celebrate the bounty of <b>Puerto Rican cuisine</b>. If you've ever had Latin food from the Caribbean, you know just how delectable traditional dishes can be, and you just might find something familiar here to re-create in your …

Caribbean

53 Swimsuits That'll Make You Look 10 Pounds Thinner

Bring on the sun, sand, and sizzling hot weather: It's swimsuit season! From waist-whittling one-pieces to fringe bikinis that add oomph, we've found 53 incredibly chic bathing...

The One Pilates Move You Should Do Everyday

Most people think of Pilates as being very serious. Well, to some extent, it is. It does require an extreme concentration to ignite body awareness …

21-Day Shape-Up Plan

How the Plan Works: Each week, you'll do six workouts: two total-body toning routines, two fat-blasting interval workouts, and two easy, results-enhancing recovery sessions. It doesn't matter what order you do them in, as long as you do them. (The goal is to get used to penciling in a little …

Everything You Need to Know About Biking

"I predict that cycling will continue to become more mainstream for women, much like running and yoga," says Elysa Walk, general manager of Giant Bicycle, parent company of Liv, the only full-line female-focused cycling brand. "There's so much infrastructure coming in—like education and …

We Tried the “Scientific 7-Minute Workout.” Is It Worth the Hype?

Fitness and science are inherently connected, and while a lab might seem like the furthest thing from a neighborhood gym, today’s exercisers owe an …

Exercise

Secrets That Women Need to Know When Buying Shoes

<b>Winter, Spring, Summer or Fall</b><p>What's the biggest secrets woman need to know about making their shoes comfortable for 2013? Women need to buy comfortable shoes that fit properly. This may be obvious to most, however many women who see a pair that is a "must have" buy whether it is their correct size …

Shoes