Lisa Kiefer

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The Best Cocoa to Use for Red Velvet Cake

Red velvet cake isn't always distinguished as a chocolate cake, but cocoa powder is reportedly the cause of its namesake hue. Food historians suggest …

26 Of The Best Beauty Products You Can Subscribe To On Amazon

The lipsticks, eyeliners, and moisturizers beauty-lovers swear by — shipped right to your door.

What Is the Best Plush Mattress Topper?

For those who like feeling as if they’re sleeping on a pile of feathers, or in a Ritz-Carlton penthouse suite, nothing will bring you there like a …

The Lipsticks You Need to Wear this Fall, According to InStyle's Beauty Team

Now that the leaves are starting to turn, while everyone else is stocking up on warm layers, InStyle’s beauty team is considering their fall lipstick …

Fold a Money Shirt for a Fun Last-Minute Gift

You’re on your way to a birthday or holiday celebration when you realize you don’t have a gift. All you have is some cash in your wallet. With this …

Crafting

An Essie VP Names the Best Mani-Pedi Polish Pairings for Summer

Do you ever stand in front of the rows and rows of polish at the nail salon for an obscene amount of time trying to decide what to dress up your …

Customers

Clear Breakouts with These 7 Acne-Fighting Face Masks

When it comes an especially bad breakout, sometimes your go-to acne-fighting product just doesn't cut it. If your skin is in need of extra …

5 Extra-Chocolaty Flourless Chocolate Cakes for National Chocolate Cake Day

The best ways to make the chocolatiest cakes ever.<p>Decadent, rich and one of the only good reasons to use the word “moist,” chocolate cake is a …

Dessert

"Unbroken Brain": A New, Forward-Thinking Book on Addiction

As a recovery advocate and the father of someone in long-term recovery, I've read more books about addiction than I can count. When my son first started struggling with drugs, I made a vow to educate myself as much as I possibly could. Knowledge is power, and I wanted to know <i>everything</i> about …

The First Stop You Should Be Making At These Overwhelmingly Big Retailers

The retail landscape can be paralyzing, even for the most prolific shoppers. Nowadays, pretty much every store sells <i>every</i> category (think …

20 Products To Make Brown Eyes Even Better

Here's the good news about brown eyes: They're easy to play up, since brown is a mix of primary colors. This most common of eye colors is a gorgeous …

Makeup

Here's How to Make Your Skin Look Like It's Wearing an Instagram Filter

If your #NoMakeup selfie is rocking a Rise filter, does it technically still qualify for the hashtag? The jury is still out on that, but the …

MAC Just Launched the Contour Palette of Your Dreams

The year is 2016, and thanks to the Kardashianization of the beauty world, there are approximately ten thousand contouring palettes flooding the …

41 Amazing Beauty Products to Try in 2018

We thought 2017 topped the list when it came to exciting and innovative beauty launches, but turns out that 2018 is poised to give it a serious run for its money. We're halfway through the year (hi, summer!) and the list of products is seriously impressive. Below you'll discover smarter-than-ever …

Beauty

Chic, Not Geek: The 32 Best Tech Gifts to Give This Holiday Season

This season, why not look to the latest slew of chic gadgetry as you tick off your gift list? We live in the digital age, meaning tech gifts are surprisingly fail-safe, and often among the items that many want but few actually ask for. Focus on items that err on the side of chic, not geek, and bear …

Shopping

17 gifts your dad actually wants this holiday season

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>If you're drawing a blank on what to buy the father figure in you life this holiday season, we found 17 presents to help inspire you. …

16 Gifts You Never Knew You Could Personalize

Was there any greater joy as a child than a present personalized with your name? Whether a custom keychain or an initial-emblazoned backpack, these items were special because they were really, truly yours — created for you by those who knew you best.<p>This year, relive that excitement through …

13 Amazing Recipes for Fall Produce

From carrots and cauliflower to sweet potatoes and squash, there are so many tasty fruits and vegetables this time of year -- and endless ways to prepare them.<p><b>1. Cauliflower Purée with Thyme</b><p>This cauliflower purée is creamy and comforting, and it just happens to taste remarkably like mashed …

The Do's And Don'ts Of Rainy Day Dressing

Suggestions for staying chic in a storm ☔️<p>There's nothing worse than getting caught in the rain unprepared. Slogging around in wet socks, windswept hair and a totally drenched ensemble is no way to spend your day. It's just downright unpleasant.<p>The problem is, rain is incredibly difficult to dress …

This quiche with a hash brown crust is the brunch dish of your dreams

Lorraine is the OG quiche: This simple combo of eggs, cream, cheese, and bacon launched a thousand variations. And why not? It’s elegant enough for brunch with the in-laws, easy enough for a weeknight dinner—and thanks to that bacon, appealing enough for even the pickiest eater. There’s something …

20 Ways To Get In On The Cauliflower Trend

It's time to get with cauliflower.<p>As soon as the world figured out that cauliflower can make a fairly adequate replacement for gluten-laden pizza dough, all hell broke loose. Cauliflower is enjoying a renaissance these days.<p>And pizza isn't the only thing cauliflower can stand in for. Rice, tater …

Cheesy Cauliflower Breadsticks

4.69 from 126 votes<p>Cheesy Cauliflower Breadsticks<p>Prep Time<p>10 mins<p>Cook Time<p>40 mins<p>Total Time<p>50 mins<p>These Cheesy Cauliflower Breadsticks are gluten …

9 Tricks For a Better Fitting Bra

Back fat, begone!<p><b>The Secret To Keeping Your Strapless Bra in Place</b><p>So you spent the whole night tugging your stupid strapless bra up from around your waist? Next time, try this.<p><b>The Real Reason Your Bra Doesn't Quite Fit</b><p><b>The Right Way To Put On A Bra</b><p><b>The Easiest Way to Wash Your Bra</b><p>This crazy-clever …

15 Amazing B&Bs Worth a Plane Ticket

<i>By Paul Lee Cannon for BedandBreakfast.com</i><p>Your B&B bucket list has arrived. The following U.S. inns are spectacular bases from which to explore national parks, big cities, sleepy beach towns and mountain forests. The inns offer outstanding accommodations in choice locations -- but the properties …

Find the Best Geek-Chic Glasses for Your Face Shape

When Alessandro Michele showcased his debut collection for Gucci last spring, one accessory surprisingly stood out amongst the magpie looks—and no we …

The Ten Most Important Books to Expand Your Brain

Books suck. No question about it, almost everyone who writes a book is a crappy writer.<p>And this is a good thing.<p>It's because the writer spent his life getting GOOD at what he was writing about. He didn't spend his life being good at writing.<p>He didn't spend his life typing. He ran a country. Or …

11 Things Every Adult Should Know How To Make (And Not Buy)

Listen, we know you're the busiest. And we know that at 9 p.m. that tub of grocery-store hummus is calling your name. But you know something? Homemade hummus is so easy to make. And so. Much. Better.<p>Ahead, 11 recipes you should keep in your arsenal and be able to whip up from scratch (at any given …

Low Sugar Monkey Bread

106<p>16<p>Shares 122<p>I’m never quite sure what to say when people ask if they can reduce sugar in a recipe. My inclination is to say <i>Non!</i> right off the bat. …

We Found 35 Stores Every Petite Woman Should Know About

It’s no surprise how difficult it is to find clothes that fit petites. But get ready to rejoice—the petite market is growing <i>a lot</i>. We compiled an …

15 Make-up Trends for Fall

BEAUTY SHOPPING<p><b>With burgundy lashes, vinyl liner and a three-in-one mascara brush, beauty brands are battling it out for the cleverest product for</b> …

Makeup