Jan Foil

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The ABCs of Skincare: How to Decode BB Creams, CC Creams, and Beyond

Back in 2012, BB creams (short for blemish or beauty balm) were the beauty sensation that had <i>everyone</i> talking. The miracle multitasker gave our …

Are You Holding Your Camera Correctly?

How you hold your camera may seem like a trivial detail. But experts know that a proper hold and stable body position can result in crisper images. …

Dining Solo in Paris? Here's 6 Great Meals for One, from Seafood Feasts to Local Hangouts

In Paris, dining alone is not only civilized—it's common sense. Here are six great solo meals to seek out, from seafood feasts to old-school bistros<p><i>Upon the publication of his latest book,</i> <b>Hungry for France: Adventures for the Cook & Food Lover</b><i>, we asked longtime Paris resident (and frequent Bon</i> …

France

How to Become a Better Writer: Copy the Work of Others! | The Art of Manliness

As Jeremy detailed on Monday, many colleges are turning out graduates who, even after four years of higher education, have cognitive skills that are …

The Best Job Interview Questions We've Heard

<b>1. The question:</b> So you're a Yankees fan. If you were the team's owner, how would you make them better?<p><b>The expert:</b> Bonnie Zaben, chief operating …

7 Questions You Need To Ask About The New Qualified Mortgage Rules

After a tumultuous few years in the housing market, the rules are starting to change – for the better. Here are seven frequently asked questions about the new ‘qualified mortgage’ rules and answers about how it affects your mortgage:<p><b>1. Who Created Them And Why?</b><p>These new rules were released in …

Models’ Faces Turned Into Stunning Optical Illusions By Creative Russian Duo

Moscow-based photographer Alexander Khokhlov and makeup artist Valeriya Kutsan have created a bewitching series of portraits that play with the …

Photography

God will give you more than you can handle: I guarantee it.

There’s a certain phrase I’ve come to really dislike.<p>All my life, I’ve heard this phrase whenever I go through a rough patch. *And by rough patch, I …

Songbirds adapt to new urban environs thanks to rapid genetic evolution

In the aviary "common garden" study, native birds from both populations were raised under identical conditions for more than eight months. …

Do You Worry Too Much? 7 Ways Worrying Sabotages Your Career

If women want to be seen as a strong leaders in the workplace, they need to stop worrying so much. That’s the conclusion of a recent report by CDR Assessment Group, which creates leadership assessment tools for executive management. The report and its related white paper, titled “Cracking the Code …

Spring-Cleaning That Won't Take Over Your Life: 8 Hours, Start to Finish

<b>9 A.M.–10 A.M.: Bathroom</b><p><b>Vacuum and wipe the walls and ceilings.</b> If you clear them annually of the almost imperceptible grime that builds up, then you …