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What to Stock Up on at the Milan Pharmacy: 5 Italian Beauties Weigh In on Their Favorite Cult Staples

By now we’re well-read on French pharmacies and their foreign treasures, but little has been reported on their Italian counterparts, which have a few tricks beneath their wooden countertops, too. With a culture that so highly values dining, drinking, the sun, and glamour, it’s little wonder the …

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4 Restorative Poses to Beat Holiday Stress

When you have a to-do list that could rival Santa's, it's easy to feel overwhelmed by the holiday season. That's why you need yoga more than ever right now.<p>"You practice yoga to find joy and peace in your life all year long," says Leslie Kazadi, a restorative yoga teacher in Santa Monica, …

Best Headphones of 2014

It wasn’t long ago that if somebody was listening to music on their mobile device, they’d be doing so through a tiny pair of earbuds jammed into their ears. While earbuds <i>do</i> keep getting better, plenty of people would argue that nothing beats a good pair of full-size headphones, and it seems like a …

7 Exercises for the Sexiest Legs Ever

Sculpt away!<p>Wondering what to do with those massive rubber bands you regularly neglect at the gym? The simple fitness prop could be your ticket to stronger legs and a high, tight butt. Try these moves from Andia Winslow, certified fitness instructor and sports performance coach. Perform each …

17 Ways You're Eating Breakfast Wrong

The morning meal is more complicated than you think.<p><b>1. You fry eggs in a pan.</b> Scramble eggs in a microwave-safe mug and cook until firm (usually about one minute). You'll get super-fluffy eggs without greasy cooking oil and extra dishes.<p><b>2. You open new cereal from the top of the bag.</b> Cereal …

8 New Page-Turners to Pack in Your Beach Bag This Summer

You'll be hooked by page two.<p>If you're truly going to go OOO for a beach vacation, the most surefire way to make sure you're actually decompressing is putting down your smartphone (bye email alerts) to get lost in a good read. Below, our recommendations for the best books worth reading front to …

Living in: The world’s happiest places

The world’s top five happiest countries, all of which fall in northern Europe, have cities that delight residents with old town charm, cultural offerings and easy access to nature.<p>If, as Tolstoy wrote in Anna Karenina, happy families are all alike, what about happy countries?<p>The World Happiness …

Great places to stay on the world's loveliest islands

Don’t waste precious travel time dragging your flip-flopped feet to the beach. We’ve rounded up ten places to stay on some of the world’s most beautiful islands – and they’re all a stone’s throw from the beach. Best of all, you don’t need to sell your granny to enjoy an island getaway, we’ve picked …

Beaches

Have Eczema, Psoriasis, or Sensitive Skin? Avoid These 5 Ingredients

In the first installment of our two-parter on dealing with psoriasis and eczema, we covered methods for soothing irritated skin. Now let’s talk about …

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Poquito Wood Wallet

Poquito Wood Wallet is a beautiful minimalist wallet that carries all your essentials, cash, cards, even coins. Carved from a solid piece of wood, …

The best beauty products of all time

Behold the lotions, potions, and fragrances that, according to 300 experts, have transcended time and claimed their spots in the pantheon of beauty greats. Why? Because they are wonderful—and they work.<p>Real Simple: Don't sweat the small stuff<p>Whether their formulas have changed with the times or …

Kendall Jenner's Cinnamon-Roll Waffles Are Here to Rewrite Your Weekend Brunch Menu

French toast? <i>BO-ring.</i> Eggs Benedict? <i>Snooze.</i> Here's exactly what I want for brunch for the rest of eternity:<p>In case that pic isn't self-explanatory, Kendall captioned it: "it's the new thing. cinnamon roll waffles made by yours truly" I assumed making cinnamon-roll waffles involved only sticking a …

Use This Hidden Feature In YouTube To Stream An Unlimited Amount Of Music

YouTube lets you do more than watch videos of cute cats doing cute things. Buzzfeed 's Patrick Ward created a video demonstrating several hidden filters and tools found on the website, including the Music Discovery Project. YouTube launched the service in 2010, and users can quickly create a series …

These Stunning Smartwatch Concepts Will Make You Want One [PICS]

Over the past several months we have seen many iWatch/smartwatch concepts, but none as stunning as the one from Gábor Balogh, a freelance designer …

Tutorial Shares How to Turn an ‘OK’ Photo Into a Great Photo in Post

No matter how long you’ve been shooting or what level you’re at in your photography endeavors, there will always be those moments where you walk away …

27 Red Velvet Desserts That Want To Be Your Valentine

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Beauty

7 Secrets to French Women's Flawless Skin

A boho chic guide to dressing for holiday parties

The 10 Best Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

Back in July, we wrote about Amazon editors' selections for best books that were released between January and June. Now, Amazon is back with an updated list of the Best Books of 2013 (so far).<p>Here are the top 10 books from this year, according to Amazon editors.<p>1. "<b>The Goldfinch"</b> by Donna Tartt: …

Editors' Choice: 2013 Dream Bikes

These handmade bicycles will take you anywhere you want to go<p>Everyday Rides<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>We found three luscious hand-built bikes that can invigorate, inspire, and transform your daily life—and tote home the groceries.<p><b>Sweetpea A-Line</b> <br>There's no such possible bike as the …

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AIAIAI: Swirl Earphones

AIAIAI: SWIRL EARPHONESThese AIAIAI Swirl <b>Earphones</b> with built-in mic will make your music listening experience even better. They are designed to …

20 Niche Perfume Brands You Need to Know Right Now

Scent is an important part of your identity. It communicates more than your clothes or demeanor because one can smell you without looking at or …

Beauty Fix: A game-changing set of makeup brushes, your best bet for boosting volume in flat hair and more

Beauty Fix: A game-changing set of makeup brushes, your best bet for boosting volume in flat hair and more<p>Date November 12, 2013<p><i>Every week our Beauty</i> …

Canadian Online Shopping: FLARE Editors' Go-to Sites

With an increasing number of stores launching easy breezy online shops, you no longer need to scour racks and trudge through malls to find the goods …

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