Maya Lauren Boyd

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7 Vegetarian Dinners Even Carnivores Will Devour

A quick ragout of white beans, sweet cherry tomatoes and fresh herbs in a robustly flavored broth makes a satisfying vegetarian main course. Serve it with a green salad and garlic bread for sopping up the broth, and dinner is done!<p>Whether you are expecting a vegetarian guest or just want to mix up …

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Pain Really Is All In Your Head And Emotion Controls Intensity

When you whack yourself with a hammer, it feels like the pain is in your thumb. But really it's in your brain.<p>That's because our perception of pain is shaped by brain circuits that are constantly filtering the information coming from our sensory nerves, says David Linden, a professor of …

Charting: 10 Best Body Oils

Our favorite body oils for all-over perfect skin<p>The phrase 'heavy duty' has a way of taking the sexiness right out of anything that follows it, which may be why 'heavy duty moisturizers' tends to make us think of thick creams in plastic tubs, not perfumed oils in chic bottles. But that's exactly …

The Chicest Gear for Every Workout

A fashionable incentive to keep your fitness resolutions<p>How are those New Year's fitness goals working out? If you're like the rest of us, you've probably resolved to get active or at least to take the stairs more often. (If you feel the burn after walking up five flights that counts as a workout, …

A Night of Valor: On the Scene as Springsteen, Eminem Honor Vets in D.C.

At Tuesday night’s Concert for Valor on the Mall in Washington, D.C., Bruce Springsteen played a stripped-down blues version of “Born in the U.S.A.” …

Watch Annie Lennox sing 'I Put a Spell On You'

What is "Nostalgia"?<p>Singer and songwriter Annie Lennox puts that question forward boldly in the title of her new album of pop standards. due Oct. 21, the album is a collection of her deeply personalized versions of songs mostly from the Great America Songbook such as George and Ira Gershwin's …

The Internet is In Love with Nell Diamond's Gorgeous Wedding Photos

And for good reason.<p>It's unusual for wedding photos to really capture the internet's imagination unless the bride or groom in question are celebrites, but the nuptial snapshots of this duo were so breathtaking that they did just that.<p>Nell Diamond, daughter of former Barclays chief Bob Diamond, …

22 Memorable Old Houses From Movies

Christian Rapper Lecrae Earns First Number One Album

U2 surprised the world with <i>Songs of Innocence</i> last week, but its presence in 500 million iTunes accounts had no effect on total music sales — they’re …

Happy Birthday, Nicole Richie! The Style Star Dishes On Ear Piercings and Technicolor Hair

Happy 33rd birthday, Nicole Richie! As creative director of House of Harlow 1960, mom of two, and star of the hilarious web reality series and VH1 …

Joan Rivers: A Life in Stylish Pictures

Remembering Joan Rivers and her most stylish moments of all time.<p>Joan Rivers will forever be remembered for her contagious love for fashion—both as a critic and a well-heeled woman. Here, a look back at her most memorable style moments of all time.<p>Getty Images

Angelina Jolie Is a Secret Shoe Designer

When Angelina Jolie made the rounds for the <i>Maleficent</i> press tour in a range of <i>wickedly</i> sexy Christian Louboutin heels, we marveled at how appropriate they were for the occasion. So creepy! So pretty! So Disney! All in all it was an impressive fit. But even more impressive? Jolie actually helped …

Vanilla Ice Has Some Thoughts on the New ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle’ Rap

A little over two decades since Vanilla Ice rapped “Go, ninja, go!” as a nightclub performer in 1991’s <i>Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of</i> …

Your 9 Biggest Shampoo Questions, Answered

The secret to great hair is all in how you wash it.<p>If you don't give your shampoo a second thought, think again. The right bottle (and the right regimen) can bring you the rich, shiny, healthy 'do of your dreams, according to the experts.<p><b>1. How often should I shampoo?</b>There's no harm in washing your …

10 Best Honeymoon Destinations

The top ten travel destinations across the world for post-wedding bliss<p>From Bali to the Amalfi Coast, these are the top ten honeymoon destinations across the world guaranteed to bring you post-wedding bliss.<p>Courtesy

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Choupette Lagerfeld Lands a Beauty Campaign

Karl's new collection for Shu Uemura is the cat's whiskers.<p>Karl Lagerfeld's pampered kitty Choupette is the face (and whiskers) of a new campaign for Shu Uemura makeup.<p>The snowy white Birman stars in her owner's second collaboration with the beauty brand, a collection dubbed Shupette by Karl …

Colbie Caillat Is Tired of Being Photoshopped: Here's What She Did About It

You won't believe your eyes.<p>Grammy Award-winning, singer-songwriter Colbie Caillat returns with a brand new EP, <i>Gypsy Heart</i> and a powerful new music video in which she makes a powerful statement about unfair beauty ideals by shunning hair and make-up. Here, we talk to Caillat about the man (yup!) …

Textured Hair: Tangled In Misconceptions

Photo: Courtesy of Jasmine Rose-Olesco.<p>“Your hair is your beauty,” my late great-grandmother frequently reminded me. Her hair — thick, long, and easy …

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X-Men: Days of Future Past

Step up, cynics, and see the summer 2014 blockbuster that gets damn near everything right. <i>X-Men: Days of Future Past</i> tries to stuff the whole X-Men …

4 Innovative Ways to Tie a Chic Summer Sarong