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Op-Ed | Watch Out for the Millennials

More than previous generations, millennnials want social responsibility and transparency from the brands they buy. Fashion companies that fail to …

Bright Eyes: Chanel Pops for Fall 2014

The Parisian brand was "in the market" for makeup that packs a punch.<p>Chanel's lead makeup artist Peter Phillips complemented each model's skin tone and eye shape with their perfect shade of an ultra bright hue—creating bold shapes from the middle of the upper lash line and extending out toward the …

Water-To-Wine Machine Is Fact In Too Good To Be True (UPDATE)

The Miracle Machine from The Miracle Machine on Vimeo.<p><b>UPDATE</b><i>: This kitchen appliance will not be coming into production. It is in fact a publicity stunt to bring attention to the charity Wine to Water, a nonprofit organization dedicated to supplying clean drinking water to people in need around the</i> …

The Top 10 Skin-Perfecting BB and CC Creams

The right beauty balm for every skin concern.<p>Multitask your makeup and skincare regimen with tinted treatments that pack a powerful punch. Laced with potent ingredients to repair damage, reverse the clock and protect against pollution and the sun, these are the all-in-one beautifiers that you'll …

Nike’s ‘Just Do It,’ the Last Great Advertising Slogan, Turns 25

Nike's "Just do it" slogan, unveiled 25 years ago this month by Wieden + Kennedy, might be the last great tagline in advertising history.<p>Yes, other …

Advertising

LG Advertises Ultra-Thin TV on Magazine Spine That’s Exactly the Same Width

Here's your clever media placement of the day: M&C Saatchi in Stockholm has advertised LG's OLED-TV, which is 4 millimeters thick, on the spine of …

Advertising Industry

The Bloombergization of Online Advertising

A restaurant chain’s marketing objective is to move more customers from in-store to online ordering.<p>A retailer wants to measure ads according to …

Advertising

These Are The 30 Most Creative People In Advertising Under 30

It's often hard to get attention as a young person in the advertising industry, but the field is nonetheless brimming with bright, young talent and exciting new ideas.<p>That's why Business Insider makes an annual call for nominations for the 30 most creative people in advertising under the age of 30. …

Advertising

See Everything That’s Beautiful About Advertising in Two Simple Print Ads for a Bookstore

These are a couple of years old, but new to us—some amazing, beautifully simple print ads for a bookstore in Brazil. Delightful idea, gorgeous …

Advertising Industry

Advertising watchdog to investigate Pancreatic Cancer Action campaign

Ads, which featured patients wishing they had a less deadly form of cancer, could be banned by ASA<p>The advertising watchdog has confirmed that it will investigate a controversial campaign by the charity Pancreatic Cancer Action, which showed patients wishing they had less a deadly form of the …

Sleep Under the Stars at This Stunning South African Resort

As many of us bide our time with ice, snow, and unpleasant temperatures, it's fun to daydream about exotic vacation resorts. The Lion Sands Game Reserve, located at the Sabie Sand Reserve in South Africa is the perfect escape. Here, you observe amazing wildlife like lions, hippos, and giraffes as …

South Africa

Fathom's Shorts for Australia

<b>Advertorial content:</b><p>In the history of silent film, an artistic medium that dates back to the late 1870s, it's hard to imagine a greater task being asked of such a few moving images: to get a person—who lives in New York City, at least—to travel 10,000 miles after watching a 15-second silent …

Animation

Beauty – New Trends, Fashionable Makeup Looks

33 Powerful And Creative Print Ads That’ll Make You Look Twice

Most ads out there are annoying, but given the amount of professionals working in the marketing and advertising industries, they’re bound to come up …

Canada's Magical Ice Hotel Inspired by Jules Verne

Canada's Htel de Glace, the unique ice hotel, is back this season for its 13th annual reconstruction. The magical castle-like lodge is built each year with a new themed design out of hundred of thousands of tons of ice and snow. We got a glimpse of last year's wondrous icy architecture featuring …

Hotels

Editing Your Life's Stories Can Create Happier Endings

<b>Listen · 8:54</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b>• <b><br>Transcript</b><p>It was a rainy night in October when my nephew Lewis passed the Frankenstein statue standing in front of a toy store. The 2 1/2-year-old boy didn't see the monster at first, and when he turned around, he was only inches from Frankenstein's green …

Sebastio Salgado's Amazing Captures of the World Around Us

In his ongoing series, <i>Genesis</i>, Brazilian photographer Sebastio Salgado takes us on an exciting journey to see the world from new perspectives. His elegant black and white images focus on shadows, lights, textures, shapes, and patterns found in the harmonious and peaceful compositions of a world …

Photography

Mother's Heartwarming Photos of Sons with Farm Animals

Russian photographer and mother of two boys Elena Shumilova captures heartwarming images of her sons interacting with various animals on their farm, including dogs, rabbits, cats, and ducklings. She manages to transport the viewer into a fairy tale-like world with her photos of these little guys …

Farm Animals

Austria's Beautiful Mountainside Thermal Retreat

Located in Oberlngenfeld, Austria, the <i>Aqua Dome</i> is an impressive contemporary spa and retreat found at the foothills of the area's scenic mountains. Using the rocky backdrop for inspiration, many of the structures featured at the lodge reflect the shapes and forms found within the surrounding …

Austria

Coffee vs. Beer: Which Drink Makes You More Creative?

<i>Mikael Cho is the co-founder of ooomf, a network that connects short-term software projects with handpicked developers and designers. Mikael writes about psychology, startups, and product marketing over on the ooomf blog.</i><p>I didn’t know what I was going to write about today.<p>When this happens, …

El Bufadero en Invierno 3

360° Visual Stories Cut into Paper Books by Yusuke Oono | Colossal

<p>This fun set of paper books was created by Japanese graphic designer and architect Yusuke Oono who conceived the idea as a clever way to illustrate …

10 Reasons You Didn't Get That Job

I interview a lot of millennials for jobs and I hire only a tiny fraction of them. Here's why you're getting passed up for someone else<p><b>1. You don't have a good answer to the question, "Where do you see yourself in 10 years?"</b> <br>I don't deny this is a cliché thing to ask—the Ritz Cracker of job …

Ellis Faas Is About To Blow Your Mind With Eyeliner

Beauty tutorial from Iloveyoumagazine on Vimeo.<p>We are <b>die-hard fans of Dutch makeup artist Ellis Faas</b> and her amazing cosmetics line. If only all of …

13 Incredible Natural Wonders That Deserve A Spot On Your Bucket List

As humans, we built a Great Wall. We built some pyramids. We also built a lighthouse and a temple and some hanging gardens.<p>...but we can't just <i>build</i> an underwater river. It's time to make way for Mother Nature's craftsmanship on your list of must-see world wonders.<p><b>1. Pink lakes</b><p>A breed of tiny algae …

7 Things Pale Girls Should Know About Makeup And Skincare

Sure, your mother compares you to Audrey Hepburn and your grandmother reminds you to wear a hat every time you step an inch into sunlight -- to protect your fragile complexion, of course. But to the rest of the world, you're just a pasty chick who can't get a tan to save her life. Or at least …

Google Is Helping Diabetics In The Most Unexpected Way

Photo: courtesy of Google.<p>In its ongoing quest for global domination, Google is entering the world of biomedical engineering. The tech giant just …

Foundations That Do It Better

By now, you're probably aware: Foundation has somehow acquired a seriously bad rap in the beauty world (case in point, the crazy amount of BB, CC, …

Power Moves | Paula Reed Joins Mytheresa.com as Creative Director, “Agitator”

Today, BoF can exclusively reveal that Paula Reed, former founding style director of Grazia UK and style director of Harvey Nichols, has joined …

Are We Anti-Aging Too Early?

Photographed by Amelia Alpaugh.<p>Ours is a society all too accustomed to <b>the perils of anti-aging</b> efforts. After all, we've witnessed the Botox and …