Laura Valenza

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Backstage at New York Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2015, day 2

Come behind the scenes at New York Fashion Week, with Anthony Vaccarello and his Versus Versace girls backstage, Naomi Campbell closing for Diane von …

Eight Small Financial Changes That Yield Huge Results

Saving a lot of money is like trying to run a marathon. If you dwell on how long the race is, you might not even get off the couch. But if, instead, …

Tired of oily skin? Don't Fret! This Mask Will Change That!

I’ve been a fan of Boscia for some time now. The 100% botanical-based skin care line first grabbed my attention with its Luminizing Black Mask. I now …

Skin Care

The Easiest Eyeliner Trick Ever

Cat eyes are as crazy-hot now as they were back in the ’50s and ’60s. And for good reason: the timeless look makes your lashes look thicker and your …

Makeup

3 Ways to Detox Your Skin After the Holidays

Holidays have come and gone. The sequined dress is at the dry cleaners. The poofy slippers are on the feet. And, if you’re not passed out on the sofa …

Skin Care

Here's A Horrifying Picture Of What Sleep Loss Will Do To You

If you <i>don't</i> snooze, you lose. Skimping on sleep can wreak havoc from head to toe. In fact, one study published last year showed that just one week of sleeping fewer than six hours a night resulted in changes to more than 700 genes. That's alarming news, considering nearly half of Americans don't …

10 Ways to Evolve and Be a Better Person

<b>"What a man can be, he must be. This need we call self-actualization." -- Abraham Maslow</b><p><b>Practice gratitude.</b> Look at the good parts. One of my clients broke his neck in a car accident and sustained other serious injuries. Session after session, he expressed gratitude that his life was spared and …

PSA: Do Something For Your Boob Sweat

We’ve all been there. It’s a hot and muggy day or you’ve just been running around tackling your busy schedule and then you notice it: boob sweat.<p>Yes, sweaty boobs (a.k.a. “swoobs”) can be a pesky problem and the minds at FreshBody are on a quest to eliminate it with their new product, FreshBreasts. Unlike traditional deodorants, the natural scentless formula is free from aluminum, parabens, and talc. Application details say that it rubs on as a cream, dries like a non-messy powder, and helps to …

Standing with their transgender girl, a family waits for the state to catch up

At the age of 10, Harriette Cunningham has already cleared the hurdles of telling her family and classmates that she is not the boy identified on her birth certificate. Getting the Canadian bureaucracy to acknowledge that, however, is an anxiety-filled challenge.<p>With the support of her family, …

Turn your "FLAT" butt into a "PHAT" butt! (follow along video)

Simple Booty Workout for SEXY Butt & Legs!

Pasta al Pomodoro

The secret to this simple tomato-based pasta recipe? Pasta water and butter. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes. Learn how to make this recipe and more in our online cooking class with Sur la Table.<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>1 medium onion, finely chopped<p>4 garlic …

Recipes

Cacio e Pepe

Literally "cheese and pepper", this minimalist cacio e pepe recipe is like a stripped-down mac and cheese.<p>Ingredients<p>Kosher salt<p>6 oz. pasta (such as egg tagliolini, bucatini, or spaghetti)<p>3 Tbsp. unsalted butter, cubed, divided<p>1 tsp. freshly cracked black pepper<p>3/4 cup finely grated Grana Padano or …

Italian Food

Botanical Beauty

DIY beauty ingredients are everywhere, including your backyard! From the greenhouse to the pantry, natural herbs, essential oils and tea can do …

Skin Care

Thyme Treats Acne Better Than Medication, Study Finds

Your first reaction to a brand new, big ol' pimple on your face may be to slather it with a medicated cream. But a new study says you'd be better off …

6 Natural Cures for Dry Skin

Parched lips, flaky skin and flyaway, staticky hair -- we can thank winter's lower humidity, and the central heating, space heaters and fireplaces we …

Skin Care

A Potent Plant May Be A Cure For Acne

Most typically slather on aloe vera to soothe skin after a bad sunburn or think of it as a bonus when it's added to tissue. The natural ingredient, …

Skin Care

Make Your Own Facials

Facials can smooth your skin and perfect your complexion. Pamper yourself and make any of these at-home facial treatments

11 Natural Skin Care Products That Are Already in Your Fridge

Your kitchen = your new Sephora.<p>Oct 30, 2015<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 …

Skin Care

What fruits can whiten teeth, help get rid of acne acne, and fix split ends? Get our natural beauty tricks.

Fruit stands may stick around only for the summer, but beauty is always in season! The next time you head to the farmer’s market, keep in mind that …

Skin Care

Four Strange Skin Care Substitutes You Have To See To Believe

So you’re down with dupes. You know all about coconut oil’s magical hydrating properties. And you certainly aren’t afraid to use that cherry …

Skin Care

How to Read a Product Label 101

Reading labels can be tricky. Whether you're in the grocery store trying to avoid high fructose corn syrup or at the beauty counter scanning for …

Face

Face<p>Who knew washing your face could be so fun?<p>Keep germs away with these smart sanitizing solutions.<p>Holidays can take their toll on skin and hair, …

Skincare Cocktails

Confused about which product combinations and treatments will give you clear, glowing skin? Here's how to mix the perfect signature "cocktail" for your complexion. Don't forget to check out medicine cabinet must-haves in Skincare Mixology: The Minibar for products to treat anything from acne to …

Skin Care

12 Homemade Face Masks for Fresh, Younger-Looking Skin

Make your own anti-aging treatments out of antioxidant-packed fruits and veggies.

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Few things in life are worse than being told you look “tired” More »<p>We all love a good, sunny day at the beach, but did you know More »<p>Each Vitamin …

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