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Reid: Big Alcohol sells women 'connectedness,' but, 200 days sober, I use Diet Coke

As I came into womanhood, and began to define who I was, drinking became intrinsically linked to that self-image. I realized quickly that I could …

WestJet aims to offer 40% cheaper fares with new ultra-low-cost carrier ‘Swoop’

WestJet Airlines said it will offer fares that are 40 per cent cheaper than those currently available in Canada as it unveiled new details about …

Amazon Prime members will get special discounts at Whole Foods

Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods will close on Monday, and the companies say they will then lower the prices of many grocery items.<p>Over time, they say they will extend special discounts to Prime members.<p>"Amazon and Whole Foods Market technology teams will begin to integrate Amazon Prime into the …

eCommerce

Say yes to a destination wedding: As easy as booking a relaxing vacation and just as much fun

Wet sand suctions my feet as I walk towards the setting Puerto Vallarta sun, each step a little nearer to matrimonial bliss.Elbow to elbow with my …

Weddings

The Best Liquid Foundations, According to Reddit (and Allure Editors)

Thanks to new advances in the beauty market we can now find foundation formulas in all forms, including cushions and sprays. However, a good liquid foundation will always be my go-to. There's something so satisfying about the way a liquid formula blends seamlessly onto your skin, and provides an …

HandBrake, the ultimate video format converter, finally out of beta after 13 years

It’s common practice for apps to launch first in beta-test format for a few weeks or months, to allow early users to provide feedback before the official release. Video conversion utility HandBrake must, though, have set a new record: after 13 years in beta, the app has finally officially launched …

Software

The Plan and The Confidence (to go after what you Want)

Here's what my Plan looked like, in a nutshell.<p>I lived abroad from 2003-2010 in Lisbon, Portugal because my parents wanted to move back to their hometown. As a daughter of Portuguese Immigrants (and being 1st generation), I always lived simultaneously in two worlds.<p>I had met someone overseas, we …

Holiday party dressing tips from Suits star Meghan Markle

If you’ve picked up a paper or surfed the Web lately, chances are, you’ve spotted Meghan Markle’s name somewhere in the headlines.<p>Before she was …

Clothing

Off-the-beaten-path Dominican Republic: Five lesser-known options to try

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC — Surprisingly diverse, and increasingly sophisticated, the Dominican Republic offers a great deal more than all-inclusive hotels …

Dominican Republic

The Caesar, Canada’s greatest boozy invention: Recipes for the classic and cucumber-infused Caesars

It’s savoury, sweet, salty, sour and bitter all at once and all in a glass. The Caesar’s unique flavour profile has made it one of Canada’s favourite …

Canada

Urban Outfitters and 200 Others Start Selling Directly in Shopping App Wanelo

The move comes as mobile apps like Twitter and Spring are adding e-commerce capabilities to attract clothing brands that want to reach their customers outside of their own e-commerce site.<p>For the last two years, the popular shopping app Wanelo has touted itself as the top digital mall where …

6 Secrets of Successful Women

Want to run the world? Start taking notes on these work traits<p>Despite the fact that women hold a paltry 4.2 percent of Fortune 500 CEO positions, and nationwide only 24.2 percent of chief executives are female, you don't need a pin-striped suit (or a penis) to get ahead in the work world.<p><i>not</i><p>1. When …

Nails That Look Like Exotic Silks? Yep, It’s Real.

Glossy and matte. Matte and glossy. For as long as I can remember, those were the only choices you had for important items such as photos (yes, once …

Coats

It's the Great American Smokeout! Look What Happens to Your Body After You Quit Cigarettes (It's Kind of Amazing)

The third Thursday of every November marks the American Cancer Society's Great American Smokeout—a day to encourage smokers to make a plan to quit using tobacco, even for just one day. Because you're a smart person, you know lots about the dangers of smoking—but did you know that the health …

6 Ways to Boost Your Bedroom Confidence

Because nothing kills a ladyboner quite like performance anxiety

How to Get Your Resume in the Right Hands (A.K.A. Past the Robots!)

"Is anyone actually reading this?" We always wonder who—if <i>anyone</i>—reads resumes submitted online. Answer: robots. (Really.) And with more and more employers using resume filtering technology as the first step to looking at applicants for open positions, it's worth knowing that some of the things …

Want to Look Pretty in Your Wedding Pictures? (Duh.) Give THIS to Your Photographer Ahead of Time

When you're meeting with your wedding photographer, your first instinct is probably to bring in wedding photos you like—from Pinterest or mags or whatever—of other couples. The problem is, even if you manage to strike the exact same pose as another couple, you still might not be happy with the end …

Walk Gracefully in Heels and 7 More Things You Can Do Better

Bargain-Hunting Websites | Online Shopping - Consumer Reports News

Our colleagues at ShopSmart magazine are always on the lookout for new ways to shop and save money. Once a year, they sweep the Web for a roundup of …

8 Best Foods for Gorgeous Skin

Nutritionist Dana James shared her favorite things to eat for a flawless complexion<p>Give your topical creams some backup, and care for your face naturally, as well. Nutritionist Dana James shared the good things to eat for a flawless complexion.

20 Best Products for Treating Acne Scars

Tackle discoloration and unevenness with these dermatologist-approved products.<p>From pesky, dark hyper-pigmentation marks, to red spots, to deep craters–acne scars are among the most dreaded skincare issues. Luckily, we've turned to dermatologists to figure out exactly how to treat each type of …

How To Get Stubborn Hair To Hold A Curl

Sometimes our hair seems to have a mind of its own and forgets who’s in charge. For many of us, the biggest hair battle we face is trying to get our …

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How to Find the Best Sunglasses for Your Face Shape

Everyone looks good in wayfarers, but find out who looks great in aviators.<p>Finding a flattering pair of sunglasses can be slog, but with this advice you'll be able to pick the frames that complement your face in a snap. And if you're still unsure, here's a pro top: <i>everyone</i> looks good in a classic …

28 Gorgeous DIY Hairstyles

Still rocking a rotation of hair down, in a bun held together by two pencils, and a side braid? Us too, and it’s about time we mix things up! We’ve scoured the web for the hottest summer hairstyles, from beachy waves to top knots, with a whole lot of braids in between. Be sure to let us know which …