Cristina Guzman

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Out with the Old

Spring cleaning isn’t just for the home. Slough off your dry winter skin with these editor-approved exfoliators.

Skin

14 Of the Worst Latino E-Cards

Not amusing. At all.<p><b>1. And this is why people have such a terrible perception of what immigration reform really means. Not to mention, not all Latinos are Democrats.</b><p><b>2. Not all Latinas have curves!</b><p><b>3. Listening to Drake's "Started From the Bottom" is annoying enough. Making Mexican jokes out of it is</b> …

7 DIY Skin-Care Recipes Facialists Use On Themselves

Just as a personal trainer with a killer body is a walking advertisement for his expertise, a facialist's glowing skin is her business card. So naturally we wanted to know exactly how the experts get their complexions to be so perfect. Estheticians and spa gurus reveal the DIY skin-care recipes …

New Beautifully Surreal Acrylic and Colored Pencil Paintings by Tran Nguyen

“I enjoy creating an atmosphere that appears ordinary then juxtaposing it with elements that break this to add a subtle hint of surrealism.” It's been almost two years since we took a look at artist Tran Nguyen's paintings and since then she's created a stunning collection of beautiful acrylic and …

Art

Parenting Well in a Digital World

Even at the best of times there is nothing simple about raising children. But throw in a million new technologies—new devices and social networks and …

12 Power Foods You Should Definitely Be Eating

How many of them are already in your diet?<p>Shutterstock<p>Another berry, fish, or nut is proclaimed a "superfood" about every other minute. (Insert eye roll here.) But truth be told, certain eats <i>do</i> deserve props in the fitness arena, says exercise physiologist and nutrition scientist Stacy Sims, …

The Hipster Dating Hilarity Found On Tinder In Brooklyn

The hipster invasion might not be readily apparent when you go for a stroll around most parts of Brooklyn, but load up a dating app like Tinder and …

6 Mistakes You're Making When Hanging a Gallery Wall

Everyone loves a good gallery wall. But how do you get it right? Here are some common mistakes people make when hanging a gallery wall.<p><i>Photo and Interior design by Amy Neunsinger</i><p><b>1. Not Using Various Artwork Sizes</b>Use a couple of larger pieces to focus the eye. "I usually vary the sizes of the …

The One Thing I Can't Stop Doing That's Helped Me Travel More

A few years ago I started something that today I can't stop doing. It began as more of an experiment than anything else. I was a full-time grad student living in London with a fierce urge to travel and no income, so I knew I had to be smart about using the money I had saved. During a long weekend, …

Chris Rock Talks to Frank Rich About Ferguson, Cosby, and What ‘Racial Progress’ Really Means

In Conversation ChrisRock<p>What’s killing comedy.<br>What’s saving America.<p>Photographs by Martin Schoeller<p>The last time Frank Rich had a conversation with …

“I don’t like Chevy”: Richard Pryor and Chevy Chase’s tense post-“Saturday Night Live” battle

Rivalry between Richard Pryor and Chevy Chase extended past that famous “SNL” sketch — and included Johnny Carson<p>Richard had sworn off appearing on talk shows six years earlier because, as he said, there would always come a point in the conversation when the host would turn to him and say, “Isn’t …

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How to Style Your Coffee Table Like a Pro

This space isn't just for giant books anymore.<p>These decorating tips — from how to lay out a tray to arranging a personal collection — show you how to get a chic, stylish look for your coffee table.

Trainer Confessions: Exercises That Don't Do What You Think

<b>Modified Pushups</b><br>The modified pushup is the on-your-knees version of the original. You’d think this would work the exact same muscles as a regular pushup, right? Not exactly. While you’re still working your chest, triceps and shoulders, you’re not targeting your core like you would in a regular …

18 Struggles Of Having An Outgoing Personality But Actually Being Shy And Introverted

This… this is my soul song, people. This is my Vietnam.<p>1. You’re not <i>anti</i>-social, you’re selectively social.<p>2. At any given point, you have one (maybe …

Your Ultimate Guide to Cool-Girl Style + a COS Giveaway!

The exact qualities of a cool girl can be hard to define, but after years of studying the best street style sites and bloggers, we can confidently …

How Your Interior Design Is Influencing Your Subconscious

Usually when we discuss interior design, we talk about the aesthetic aspects – how to achieve a specific look, which decorating style you should …

How To Decorate With Black-and-White

10 classic and sophisticated spaces.<p>The classic color combination makes any room — from bathrooms to bedrooms — sophisticated, chic, and timeless. From horizontal stripes to graphic floor tile, designers share their favorite black-and-white decorating ideas.

16 Stunning Black and White Rooms

The graphic impact of black-and-white schemes never loses its appeal, and the combo works in rooms both haute and humble<p>The graphic impact of black-and-white schemes never loses its appeal, and the combo works in rooms both haute and humble

3 Striking Color Combinations For Fall

I get so much inspiration from browsing the fall arrivals at my favorite boutiques and retail destinations. Kate here, and when it comes to interior …

Vegan Brunch Ideas

1<p>SHARES<p>In my time as a vegan blogger, chef, and health coach, I have been asked dozens of times to share brunch recipes that would be appropriate for …

Breakfast

What Every Woman Should Know About Retinoids

In 2014, these vitamin A derivatives are probably the closest thing we have to a miracle, fountain-of-youth sort of product—evening skintone, softening wrinkles, and calming acne and inflammation. Knowing that is the easy part. Fully understanding how to maximize their benefit takes a little extra …

Summer Veggies for Gorgeous Skin

New York City dermatologist and Director of Cosmetic and Clinical Research at Mount Sinai Medical Center Joshua Zeichner shares his favorite farmer's market picks to cure what ails you—and your skin.<p><b>For inflammation...</b>red and yellow peppers. "They're rich in carotenoids, which soothe redness. They …

Spa Resorts With Beautiful Views

All of these spa hotels and resorts are highly rated by our readers—and all offer transporting natural surroundings to make your stay feel like a true escape.

The Style Has Spoken: See the Top Trends

See the prevailing looks captured by Diego Zuko.<p>Like a well-preserved eco-system, the world of fashion can work like a machine. See a stellar trend on the runway one season and watch it come to life outside the shows the next. See which catwalk styles were embraced by the finest on the street and …

AMFI – Masters of Denim

<b>Amsterdam Fashion Institute celebrates its local indigo heroes with a special exhibition paying tribute to AMFI alumni who have contributed to bring</b> …

Gosha Rubchinskiy 2014 Fall/Winter Lookbook

Gosha Rubchinskiy presents the lookbook for his eponymous line’s Fall/Winter 2014 collection. For<p>Gosha Rubchinskiy presents the lookbook for his eponymous line’s Fall/Winter 2014 collection. For this collection, the Moscow-based designer presents a selection of fun, casual pieces in a color palette …

Wear a Fake Wedding Ring, Pack a Map, and Other Tips for Traveling Alone as a Woman

Travel safety advice for women travelers, including how to pack, dress, and get around. Plus, the results of a Condé Nast Traveler readers' poll on how concerns about safety affect travel plans.<p>Traveling alone as a woman is tricky: It can be dangerous, yes, but the payoffs are often huge. To figure …

Train in Heat to Build Speed

Working out in heat and humidity can boost your cycling engine, if you follow this research-backed plan<p>In the throes of summer, it’s easy to grumble about riding in sweltering weather. But recent science points to an upside. Researchers at the University of Oregon found that cyclists who did 10 …