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22 Astonishing Places That Are Hard to Believe Really Exist

Our world is so full of wonders that new and amazing places are discovered every day, be that by professional photographers or amateurs. Different …

Zero Grease, All Volume: 3 New Dry-Hair Sprays We Love

The rise of dry shampoos was a beauty game-changer. Suddenly we could all sleep an hour later, save our hair from extra heat damage, and refresh …

6 Habits That May Be Hurting, Rather Than Helping, Your Skin

Want to look like Jennifer Aniston when you’re 40? Yeah, us too. Taking care of your skin can get complicated when there’s a never-ending supply of …

See How Altering the Shape of Your Brows Can Change Your Whole Face

“To me, the eyebrows are the most important part of the face,” Kevyn Aucoin once wrote. Anyone who’s tried even the smallest amount of plucking or …

The Automatic Hair Curler That’s So Worth Trying

If computer printers can generate 3D toys and cars are close to driving themselves, then surely we can have a hair power tool that creates the …

Hair

Re-apply Makeup? A Thing of the Past with These Setting Sprays

With balmy spring and summer ahead, no one wants to worry that their flawless finish either smudged or ran. But who has the time to constantly …

Berry Good! 3 Makeup Multitaskers for an Easy, Summery Pick-Me-Up

When life gets hectic, it’s easy to throw on the same face every day and rush out the door without much in the way of color. But there’s an easy, …

Recipes for Beauty: Lemons

I love the old saying, “when life hands you lemons, make lemonade.” It carries such an empowering message about overcoming obstacles that we face day …

Whitefish

$5 Versus $50: What Makes a High-End Lipstick High-End?

Every lipstick has its price. And depending on who you’re buying it from, you may find yourself on either the deep end or the shallow end of the …

The Minty-Fresh At-Home Microdermabrasion Treatment We Love

All artists know the benefits of starting out with a smooth canvas—and that principle applies to makeup, too. Exfoliating has become as much a part …

Skin Care

Recipes for Beauty: Blueberries

For me, blueberry picking will always be synonymous with summer. My family would drive out to a nearby farm and my sister and I would run between the …

A Faster, Easier Way to Whiter Teeth: Custom Bleach Trays

I’ve tried just about every teeth whitening system there is: Crest white strips, that DIY baking soda treatment, even ZOOM! whitening—but nothing …

Makeup Genius: The Art of Being Billy B

The world has spoken. Billy Brasfield (that’s Billy B to you!) is not just a makeup artist. He’s a visionary. Billy’s approach to makeup artistry is …

Beauty Basics: How to Apply and Store Your Favorite Perfumes

When it comes to perfume, I’m a fanatic. I own more than 50 fragrances, I read about scents, go online to talk about them, and weird out my friends …

Beauty

6 Last-Minute Beauty Tricks That Actually Work

Well, look at you. It’s 7:54 a.m., and you’re ready to head off to work. <i>Early.</i> My god, when does that happen? And check you out: hair behaving …

Beauty

10 Old School Beauty Tricks That Still Work

Back in the day, people didn’t have as many product options as we do now, and they had to make do. And you can, too! Rather than shelling out big …

Skin Care

Pack attack: Tyrannosaurs ran in gangs, fossil footprints show

Talk about a triple threat! If you thought tyrannosaurs weren't scary enough, try three of them at the same time. Turns out these fearsome beasts weren't solitary hunters -- they ran in gangs, according to a study of the first fossil tyrannosaurid trackways ever discovered.<p>The three sets of fossil …

Dinosaurs

Piggybacking cells hold clue to cancer growth – and treatment for melanoma

Discovery of how fast growing tumour cells hitch ride on invasive cells could help create a new drug to tackle skin cancer<p>Melanoma is the most serious type of skin cancer: aggressive forms of the disease can grow and spread rapidly to other parts of the body, highlighting the urgent need for new …

Is One of the Most Popular Psychology Experiments Worthless?

A trolley is careening toward an unsuspecting group of workers. You have the power to derail the trolley onto a track with just one worker. Do you do it? It might not matter.<p>Harvard University justice professor Michael J. Sandel stood before a lecture hall filled with students recently and …

'Magic in the Moonlight' is an amusing trifle of a film

In "Magic in the Moonlight," an amusing trifle and sugary truffle of a film,<p>Woody Allendallies with some of his favorite themes — true romance, magicians and spirituality — and favorite tropes — beautiful women and scenery.<p>The movie stars<p>Colin Firthas a master magician out to unmaskEmma Stone's …

Roadsters

Fifty Shades of Grey: The Story Behind Beyoncé’s “Crazy In Love” Update

If you were surprised to hear Beyoncé lend her trademark <i>uh-oh-uh-ohs</i> to the <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i> film, you weren’t the only one.<p>“With everything she’s …

Prince Harry’s 30th-Birthday Plans

Now that the celebrations for <b>Prince George’s</b> first birthday are over, there’s another occasion in the royal calendar to start thinking about—<b>Prince Harry’s</b> 30th.<p>Harry reaches the big 3-0 on Monday, September 15, but don’t expect any Vegas-style partying.<p>I’m told the __William__and __Kate__are in …

Andrej Pejic Now Andreja After Sex Reassignment Surgery

In 2011, Andrej Pejic was the breakout star in the fashion world, turning heads as a male model who walked the womenswear runway shows for powerhouse …

Sex Change