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Mid-Lighting Is the Hair Color Secret We All Need to Know About

So start spreading the news.<p>Getting highlights always poses a risk: You won’t get what you’re looking for. We’re not here for the streaky and …

Hair Color

This Japanese Facial Massage Will Totally Transform Your Face In One Minute

As a beauty editor, I've had the privilege of trying all sorts of professional facial treatments, but regardless of what spa I'm at or what …

Skin Care

12 Of The Best Make-Up Setting Sprays To Stop Your Face From Sliding Off In The Heat

Beat the heat.<p>In this weather, make-up setting sprays are essential. The sweaty commute to work has defeated the pretty cream blusher you applied before setting off, and by the time it reaches 3pm there's virtually nothing left of the dreamy YSL foundation you spent last month's wages on.<p>Enter the …

36 Affordable Sandals So Cute You'll Want To Buy 'Em In Every Color

From espadrilles to strappy shoes to ruffle-detailed slides, it's time to stock up for sandal season!<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in</i> …

Non-Traditional Wedding Dress Shopping Tips from LOHO Bride’s Christy Baird

It can be tough out there for non-traditional brides. No wedding dress seems to meet your expectations and you feel like the dress of your dreams just doesn’t exist (or it does, <i>but</i> it’s 1. couture, 2. way out of your budget or 3. from some untraceable Pinterest photo that is also #1 and #2). …

Here’s Why Amy Schumer Turned Down Hosting The Daily Show

She said no, but just imagine what could have been.<p>When <b>Jon Stewart</b> announced that he was leaving <i>The Daily Show</i>, people immediately started batting around names of potential hosts, including <b>Chris Rock</b> and <b>Amy Poehler</b>. While Poehler reportedly gave “the quickest no in history” to the job offer, Comedy …

The Best Things We Listened to This Year

<i>Below is a roundup of exactly what the headline of this post states from various members of the Gawker editorial staff.</i><p>Aleks Chan<p><b>Ariana Grande (feat.</b> …

Amazon’s Apple Certified Lightning Cables Available Starting at $13.49

A while back Amazon Canada’s website noted the launch date for their AmazonBasics Apple Certified Lightning USB cables would be on November 15. We …

This Free Online Knife Skills Class Will Teach You Everything You Need To Know

Before watching Brendan McDermott's series of knife skills lessons, I thought I knew my way around a chef's knife. You guys, I was wrong. In under …

Knives

DIY Dried Pineapple Flowers for a Tiki Party

<i>Every other week, Anna Hezel talks about the innovations, decorations, and other quiet touches that make a party memorable.</i><p><i>Today: After a few hours in the oven, slices of pineapple are transformed into tropical flowers for decorating cakes or drinks.</i><p>When you're planning a tiki party in Brooklyn, …

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8 Books You Need to Read This June

<i>Each month Boris Kachka will offer nonfiction and fiction book recommendations, and you should read as many of them as possible because they are all</i> …

The Top 5 Longreads of the Week

<i>Below, our favorite stories of the week. Kindle users, you can also get them as a Readlist.</i><p>Michael Hall | Texas Monthly | March 28, 2014 | 99 minutes …

Make this Homemade Holiday Gift: Copper Bangles

<b>Maker:</b> Mette Jakobsen <b>Skill Level:</b> Moderate <b><br>Time Required:</b> 30 minutes <b><br>Project Cost:</b> About $4 each<p>Copper is making a comeback (if it ever really left). …

Homemade

Indie Lee’s DIY Vanilla Body Cream

The founder of a luxury skin care line may be the last person you’d think would be such an avid sharer of DIY beauty recipes. But really, that’s what …

DIY Confetti Dipped Balloons

<i>*A quick note: Thank you all so much for your patience as I switched Studio DIY over to it’s schnazy new server. We still have a few little kinks to</i> …

The Beautiful Death

The 76 Best Online Shopping Sites to Buy From

Get your clicking finger at the ready.<p>Shopping online can mean wading through endless Google Shopping results, or scrolling through old-faithfuls like ASOS and Zara without knowing where else to turn. To help you fulfill all your shopping wants (needs?) this season, we've created the definitive …

Obsessed: The Facial Oil We Can't Get Enough Of

If you're interested in beauty, you've probably heard the words “squalane” and "squalene" bandied about by now. Squalene (with an "e") oil was first …

DIY Project: Fringed Clutch

Gather the fringe linen to the center and pin, away from the corners of the clutch. Sew along the two short sides leaving a 1/4” seam, then turn the …

Beauty Blogging Junkie

10 Stunning Flower Projects + How To Make Them

One of the best ways to liven up a space is with a flower arrangement. Flowers and how to arrange them, though, often leave people feeling …

This Liquid Eyeliner Innovation Is Worth A Try

How many of you have struggled with liquid eyeliner application at some point? Me too. It’s definitely a skill you have to work at, and, as they say, …

Embryolisse Lait-Crème Concentré

To borrow a phrase from Karlie Kloss, “Embryolisse is where it’s at.” Since its inception in 1950, the French-pharmacy staple has become, for many …

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Why Every Hairstylist in Hollywood Is Tweeting About Harry Josh's New Blow-Dryer

Judging by the love Harry Josh's Pro Tools Blow-Dryer is getting from Twitter right now, you'd think it was a Tesla and not a hot tool. This week, nearly every major hair player in the game (Mark Townsend, Adir Abergel, Renato Campora, Andy LeCompte, and Ken Paves) posted a picture of the new …

Rugs by Pattern Society

Lemme tell you— finding rugs that are easy on the eyes <i>and</i> the wallet is a tough business. Too often, one will need to sacrifice either beauty or …

These day hikes, which are at most a three hour drive from Boston, are great for those days when you need to clear your head and get out of the city.

Roundup: Day Hikes<p>Take a breather and get out of the city for one of these day hikes.<p>By ·<p>We all have moments when we need to escape the hustle and …

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