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these @rachelzoe flats: in love.

My favorite Elliot shoes from @rachelzoe pre-fall collection on fave model @yuliakharlapanova

Wildfox F/W 2013 Lookbook

It’s all in the family! The designer of this rad Wildfox F/W 2013 collection is no less than immensely creative and successful Michelle Siwy, …


Street Chic: New York

Leave it to a New Yorker to pull off an all black ensemble in July.<p><b>Name:</b> Heather<p><b>Blazer:</b> BLK DNM (shop similar: Topshop)<p><b>Skirt:</b> BLK DNM<p><b>Top:</b> BLK DNM<p><b>Shoes:</b> Adidas (shop similar: Nike)<p><b>Want to see more street style? Check out our Tumblr and Pinterest!</b>

11 Natural Skin Care Products That Are Already in Your Fridge

Your kitchen = your new Sephora.<p>It's time to toss the face toner with ingredients that you can't pronounce and go all natural this season. We spoke with expert Alexis Wolfer, founder of the popular natural beauty website, The Beauty Bean, about how champagne, yogurt, and even coffee grounds can do …

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Culture & Lifestyle

Cash me in a movie theater, how 'bout that. By Emma Dibdin and Mehera Bonner<p>Get in your (erogenous) zone. By Lauren Valenti and Lori Keong<p>She could eat any guy under the table—she just needs to be given the chance. By The Editors<p>This is everything your Friday needs. By Emma Dibdin<p>"He doesn't …


4 Melt-Proof Beauty Buys

Temperatures are on the rise here in New York, which makes commuting even more unbearable. To keep our makeup from melting faster than an ice cream cone at summer camp, we rely on products that fend off shine and have serious staying power. Here are four of our favorites that we’ll be using to beat the heat all summer long:<p>Eyeko Skinny Liquid Eyeliner: Until raccoon eyes become the new look, we’ll continue to rely on a waterproof eyeliner when it’s steamy outside. This highly pigmented London …

5 All-Natural Beauty Products That Work Like Magic

Here’s a major beauty myth: Natural products can’t hold up to traditional formulations in terms of performance. In reality, there are plenty of green brands that can deliver the same results—without any skin-irritating additives. Here are five must-try all-natural creations we’re crazy about:<p>1. Juice Beauty’s Green Apple Peel Sensitive: This peel really, really works. It uses a healing blend of organic apple, lemon, grape juices, raw cane sugar, and white willow bark to brighten and exfoliate …

The Lipstick Color That Works On Everybody!

Who wants to go bare? Beige lips are it for summer beauty and no kit is complete without a great neutral shade to pair with a dramatic eye or, for a …


How To Contour Your Face

The definitive guide to defining your features.<p>You wouldn't know it by looking at those taupe and beige shades in your makeup palette, but they're actually the secret to a perfectly defined face. The right neutral tones can bring out your eyes, sculpt your nose and chisel your cheekbones. …

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This is What Barbie Would Look Like with Normal Measurements

Whoa. We can’t get over these images of Barbie completely made over as a normally-proportioned girl. Artist Nickolay Lamm—who’s also created images to show us what humans could look like in 100,000 years—has completely reconstructed little Ms. Barbie to reflect the measurements of an average 19-year-old American girl. Lamm pulled data from the Center for Disease Control & Prevention, then created a 3D model of the doll (with a little help from Photoshop) for a side-by-side comparison. We’re …

We can't stop staring! See the runway show that featured this retro-mod look -->

Stand out this summer with these 5 must-try lip colors! (Sponsored):

The New Nail Art: Chanel's Haute Couture Rings

As much as we love eye-catching nail art, we’re kind of loving this refreshing new take on jazzing up our digits from Chanel’s recent couture show in Paris.<p>Long, round nails were polished with a clear coat and then adorned with jeweled gunmetal and white-gold bands right around the nail bed (think knuckle rings but on top of your nail instead). From runway pictures at the show, the edgy look goes perfectly with the post-apocolyptic theme—but we can see how it wouldn’t be an easy everyday look …

You've got a long, hot holiday weekend say poh-tay-toh, we say par-tay on.

Carol Sondesky Of Nyl Skincare On Vegan, Gluten-Free, and "Perishable" Products

So you cut gluten, meat, or dairy (or all three!) out of your diet, and you’re increasing the real estate of veggies on your plate. But what about …

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Eight Easy Steps to Break Out of a Makeup Rut

You’ve been applying the same makeup since last Christmas. You’re feeling less than inspired, and bored stiff is not the look you’re going for. You …


Makeup ingredients -- translated. Surprise! A lot of those scary-sounding ingredients aren't so bad -->

We found it! After splashing, rubbing, wiping and scrubbing, alas! A truly waterproof eyeliner -->

Exclusive Image: Kate Moss Poses (Almost Bare) for Versace's Fall 2013 Campaign

When an iconic brand like Versace taps a supermodel like Kate Moss, the outcome is one you can't ignore. Add in that said model is nude sans strategically placed bags or a traffic-stopping yellow fur coat, and you've got one sizzling campaign. Case in point: Versace's Fall/Winter 2013 ads starring …

The Best Eyeshadow Shades to Enhance Your Eye Color

Easy update, major impact.<p>When it comes to amping up your eye color, choosing the right eyeshadow shade is key. Here, Dae Sik Son, celebrity makeup artist and co-founder of Korean beauty brand Son & Park, reveals which shades will enhance your irises.<p>01 Of 12<p>01 Of 12<p>NEXT10 Perfect Shades of …

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10 Waterproof, Sweatproof Makeup Products to Stock Up on Stat

Here's to a smudge-free summer.<p>01 Of 10<p>01 Of 10<p>​Makeup Forever Face and Body Foundation<p>Sweat-proof, streak-free foundation is a godsend, so once you find the right one, hang on (or buy in bulk, whatever). Makeup Forever's full beauty line is a great entry point for long-lasting makeup—hence the …