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Fake 8 Hours Of Sleep In 8 Minutes

When life gets in the way of solid snooze time, the first place it shows is on your dial for everybody to see. Want to avoid all that stress? It's important to know the best ways to trick everyone into thinking you switched off the lights well before those a.m. hours rolled around.<p>Ahead, we've …

6 Concealer Hacks to Hide Any Flaw

<b>Moisturize Nicks Before Concealing Them</b><br>Nicking your leg shaving before a big night out can be frustrating—what are you supposed to do with that brand-new scab on your knee when you've been planning on wearing a dress all day? Mae says that cover-up care is easy enough—just be sure your cut has …

Foods For Clear Skin

To keep blemishes at bay, try incorporating the following seven foods, recommended by nationally recognized dietitian and nutritionist Elisa Zied, author of <i>YOUNGER NEXT WEEK: Your Ultimate Rx to Reverse the Clock, Boost Energy and Look and Feel Younger in 7 Days</i>, and internationally renowned …

14 Genius Ways to Store Your Beauty Products

See how easy it is to get organized?!<p><i>By Megan Segura for DailyMakeover</i><p>Say goodbye to your messy makeup drawer and medicine cabinet! These super-smart solutions will help you clear clutter so you'll never lose another eyeshadow or nailpolish again.<p>Clear It Up<p>When you cram your cosmetics into drawers …

The Anti-Aging Products You Should Be Using in Your Twenties, Thirties, and Forties

<b>Sunscreen and Antioxidants</b><br>Beating sun damage to the aging punch is especially important in your twenties. Sun exposure over time is proven to accelerate aging, as it damages the elastin that makes skin look youthful. Jaliman says to use a broad-spectrum SPF 30 sunscreen in the morning to protect …

10 Things No One Ever Tells You About Fine Lines

<b>Always Moisturize</b><br>Don’t skip the moisturizer in your skin-care regimen. Dry skin loses elasticity and the "plumpness." By moisturizing daily—especially after washing—your skin will be much less prone to the developing fine lines.<p><b>Avoid Over-Washing</b><br>Washing your face too often strips your skin of its …

5 Essential Steps to Treating Adult Acne

Treating zits the way you did as a teenager won't clear things up<p>Having the skin of a 15-year-old might sound heavenly (<i>Firm! Smooth! Glowing!</i>)—unless it's pimple-plagued. Tricky thing is, adult acne can act decidedly different from the high-school kind. For one, your shifting estrogen and …

Skin Care

26 Mind-Blowing Hacks to Get Flawless Eyelashes Every Time

Get ready to prevent clumps, easily apply false lashes, make your mascara last longer, and more!<p>As you pull the wand out of the tube, gently bend the tip so it's perpendicular to the handle. This new shape will make the brush easier to control and get to the harder-to-reach areas, like the tiny …

5 Holistic Health and Beauty Practices to Try

<b>Eye Palming</b><br>Tablets. Smartphones. TV. Computers. No wonder vision problems are on the rise—making the centuries-old practice of eye palming almost more relevant now. Heat and pressure from your hand can help rest the optic nerve and relieve tension in the muscles around the orbital bones. "Just like …

101 Lazy Girl Makeover Tips

How to Get Faux-Looking Lashes Using Baby Powder

Who knew that commonplace white dust used to prevent diaper rash could give you Kim Kardashian-like lashes?<p>False lashes are a godsend.

My Morning Routine: From The Girl Who Takes Skincare Very, Very Seriously

I wake up every morning and think, "What would a French girl do?"<p>Everybody has a different AM routine. For me, it's all about skincare. I relish every minute spent in the morning sunlight with my products. Yes, you heard me: I'm <i>crazy</i> for skincare products. The packaging, the scents, the feeling of …

24 Super-Simple Ways to Make Doing Your Hair Incredibly Easy

Seriously, you'll be out the door before you know it.<p><b>1. Make sure your style stays put by flipping the bobby pin over so the wavy side is against your head.</b><p>If you have a hard time keeping your hair in place, try flipping the bobby pin over. The straight side is slicker and won't grip as well as the …

Going with Your Gut to Get a Promotion

No glass ceilings here.<p>Fox 2000 Pictures<p>I'd been working my butt off for one particular company for close to three years when a senior editor position opened up. Naturally, I jumped at the opportunity (#leanin #career #momoney) and immediately fired off an email to my boss. "Hi Mandy, I see that …

10 Books Every 20-Something Should Read

Living on your own? Starting your first job? Now what?<p>Navigating your 20s is no easy feat. Between launching a career, nurturing your personal life, and exploring the places you've always dreamed of, daily life can seem equal parts thrilling and discouraging. Fear not—there are tons of wise words …

10 Lipstick Rules To Live By

The perfect pout doesn't have to be a one time thing. Follow these easy steps to keep your lipstick game top notch.<p><b>1. Treat your lips like you would your face.</b> Remove makeup, exfoliate, moisturize. Repeat.<p><b>2. Timing is everything.</b> If you're having casual drinks or dinner with your friends before a …

Makeup

The 10 Essential Makeup Brushes You Need to Own

The ultimate guide to what's what.<p>When you're already toting a full makeup bag, it's tough to decide which brushes are worth the added investment. You don't need to own a million different options, but even a few helpful tools can help you make the most of your makeup. Click ahead to find 10 …

5 Delicious, Healthy Greens You Should Be Eating That AREN'T Kale

<b>Mustard Greens</b><br>Mustard greens' frilly leaves pack a peppery, punchy flavor to add dimension to dishes. Plus, they come loaded with major body perks. <b><br>The good-for-you benefits:</b> Like all cruciferous veggies, mustard greens are loaded with glucosinolates, but these zesty leaves contain two unique forms …

The Five Basic Pieces of Equipment That Make Landscape Shoots Go Smoothly

Landscape photography is both great fun, inspiring and hard work. It can be both physically and mentally demanding, carrying your gear to the ideal …

Landscape Photography

How to improve your food photography

It was the ginger cake that did it. I'd come up with the perfect recipe for my G2 column – sticky, squidgy and fiery sweet – only to have a reader describe the accompanying image as looking "like something the dog regurgitated". Ouch. Clearly, taking pictures of food and "food photography" were …

Have camera, will travel: 50 Awesome Photo Workshops Around the World

Image courtesy of Norman B. Leventhal Map Center at the BPL<p>You <i>could</i> go alone to New Zealand, Mexico, Cuba, or wherever your wanderlust takes you, and …

The Secret to Crafting Stunningly Sharp Images and Preserving It Across Media

You probably know that getting your uploads to look sharp on screen, in print and on social media goes beyond resizing. Now, resizing is incredibly …

Social Media

Career Advice for Millennials

12 Ways to Become the Office Superstar<p>Tired of the bad rap millennials get? Overcome it with these tips from career expert Dan Schawbel<p>iStockphoto/Thinkstock<p>You've heard that millennials are power-hungry, overconfident people who spend all day attached to their iPhones and want constant promotions. …

6 Surprising Stress Symptoms

"Emotional stress alerts the body to produce stress chemicals such as cortisol, which—if produced on an ongoing basis—begin to break down the immune, gastrointestinal, neurological, and musculoskeletal systems," says Molitor.<p>What's worse, those physical symptoms you end up with (um, bald patches) …

4 Workout Skin Tips: Prevent Red Face, Backne and More

Check out these four simple skin tips for what you can do before, during, and after workouts to reap the radiance-bestowing rewards, minus any flare-ups.<p><b>Excessive Redness</b><br>"This is the most upsetting workout-related skin issue I hear about," says Graf. Especially for women who have rosacea or …

6 Ways to Get Perfect Eyebrows

<b>1. No Arch</b><br>If you were given brows that lack an arch, hope isn’t lost. You can create the illusion of one with this simple trick: Brush the brows up and angle out with a spooled brush. Next, apply a highlighter under the outer half of your brow to bring light to that section. Ta-da, instant arch!<p><b>2.</b> …

Stop Muscle Cramps--Fast!

<b>Swig some pickle juice.</b><br>Weird but true: A study in Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise found that sipping it can alleviate muscle cramps within seconds. Researchers think an ingredient in the juice ignites a neurological reaction that helps calm spasms.<p><b>If that doesn't work. . .</b><p><b>Fill up on</b> …

Natural Beauty Tips

7 Sneaky Beauty Tricks to Get That “Natural” Look<p>How to nail that fresh-faced glow without loading on the products<p>It’s ironic that nailing the “natural” look often takes a crazy amount of time and products. Luckily, that doesn’t have to be the case. Bobbi Brown makeup artist Cassandra Garcia says …

7 Secrets of Power Networking

Your next job will likely come by way of a contact, so you better start mingling. Here, former banking exec Sallie Krawcheck, who owns 85 Broads, a global network for professional women, reveals how to schmooze your way to the top<p><b>1. Think broad, not deep.</b><p>"Women tend to fall into the 'best friend …

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