Graceyning

80 Added | 11 Magazines | 1 Following | 59 Followers | @graceyning | Keep up with Graceyning on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Graceyning”

Reinvent Your Stuff: 21 Fun DIY Projects

DIY decorating projects<p><b>Reinvent a desk</b><p><b>More:</b> Reinvent an old desk<p>With a few style tricks, give an old, scuffed, and tarnished desk a colorful …

Impressive Warehouse Conversion in Melbourne, Preserving Inspiring Details

When completed tastefully, a warehouse conversion can provide a strong appeal to a dwelling. This is the case with this inspiring property located in …

More Rooms

Clear clutter and create order in the garage in just a few simple steps.<p>Smart ways to re-purpose those items that are probably just collecting …

Wreaths

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Kitchen of the Week: Turquoise Cabinets Snazz Up a Space-Savvy Eat-In

Despite a complete remodel, this 1920s row house in Jersey City, New Jersey, still has its original eclectic character. For the kitchen the …

Visualizations of Modern Apartments that Inspire

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>4 |<p>5 |<p>6 |<p>7 |<p>8 |<p>This white-washed, monochrome-styled apartment gives an almost open air, rather than open plan impression, through its …

A good skincare regimen doesn't have to be overly expensive or complicated

There are two main schools of thought when it comes to skin care. Some advocate a back-to-basics, soap-is-all-you-need approach while others push for …

7 Essential Fruits & Vegetables for Beautiful Skin

Ever wondered if you could eat your way to beautiful skin?<p>I’ve worked in skin care and cosmetics for enough years to see many products go through the …

Building Your Kit Part 6: How to Choose and Use Concealers

When it comes to buying the right concealer, a lot of people get nervous. Some don't know how to find their shade or even where exactly to apply it …

Total Beauty

All Star Beauty Products

Real women have put these products to the test - read their unbiased reviews and find out how these award-winning products measure up by clicking the …

Cosmetic Oils: What’s Good for Skin and Hair, and What’s Not

Even though oil-centric cosmetic products are all over the place these days, many of us would rather go bare than put oil on our skin. For some of …

Skin Care

How to Clean Your Makeup Brushes (and How Often You Should Do It)

We paint, contour, and flush our faces with makeup brushes every day, but how often are those brushes being cleaned after the fact? Turns out, not enough. (Shocker.) According to dermatologists and makeup artists, we should be sudsing up our tools on a weekly basis — at least — in order to prevent …

Grazia

Easy Food Swaps for a Healthier You

K Diet: Pros and Cons

You have probably heard about the special K diet that will let you lose up to 6 pounds in only 2 weeks, if you just eat the cereal. Today we are …

Skin-Care Advice for Twentysomethings

Maybe it's because I work at a beauty magazine, or maybe it's because last year I had my first bad bout with acne (it's probably a combination of both), but I'm constantly trying to look better, younger, firmer, and glow-ier. No joke: I slather on about ten different products each day. The newest …

Don't Throw Out Your Sponge-Tip Applicators Just Yet

One woman's trash can be a makeup artist's treasure, or so I learned during a recent chat with Troy Surratt, a guest judge for <i>Allure</i>'s 2013 Beauty Blogger Awards. Instead of tossing the disposable sponge-tip applicators that come with eye shadow compacts, he likes to repurpose them for the …

Beauty Blogging Junkie

Allure Cover Girl Amanda Seyfried's Beauty Secrets

The first thing I learned from the feature on cover girl Amanda Seyfried in *Allure'*s May issue: Her last name is pronounced "sigh-frid." (Don't feel bad, I've been saying it wrong, too.) The next thing I learned: The girl has got some excellent beauty advice, like these tidbits she told to writer …

A Quick Refresher On Why You Should Give Serums a Chance

During the winter, you’ll find me slathering on a zillion different creams in hopes of defeating my mortal enemy: dry skin. But when spring rolls around, I favor a more streamlined skincare approach and rely on lightweight serums. In fact, I’ll often replace my regular moisturizers with these liquid formulas in the warmer months. There’s just something so unappealing about sleeping with a ton of heavy products on my face once it’s no longer freezing in my pre-war cave of a Brooklyn apartment.<p>In …

5 Healthy Food Changes That Will Instantly Upgrade Your Diet

By now you probably know that we really<i>, really</i> love food (see here, here, and here) BUT as much as a love delicious grub, that doesn’t mean we’re not big health nerds too. This month, in honor of our <i>Women’s Health</i> partnership, we enlisted nutritionist and author Tanya Zuckerbrot to give us five diet upgrades. Before you get nervous, rest assured these have more to do with what you should be eating than what you can’t. We promise we’ll never ask you to give up chocolate!<p>—Lorelei<p><i>One of our other</i> …

Total Beauty

40 Inspiring Artist Home Studio Designs

If you are an artist or just love painting, a studio is a necessary space for you. Here you’ll be able to paint without any problems, nobody would …