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10 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do With Your iPhone

On September 16, Apple released iOS 9 for iPhones everywhere, thereby unlocking even more capabilities for the handset. The iPhone is, according to Apple CEO Tim Cook, the most beloved smartphone on the market — and for good reason. In this day and age, we rely heavily on our smartphones for just …

Book Lovers: This Website Will Totally Change Your Reading Game

There are some things in life that are deceptively simple, yet bring so much joy, like watercolor, updating your jewelry and making bread. The same is true for this new site that will make the bibliophiles out there jump for joy. Get read to conquer that TBR list with the help of this new …

Majorly Creative Date Ideas Inspired by Traditional Anniversary Gifts

Giving and receiving are two wonderful parts of your anniversary, but having new experiences and building up memories with your loved one tops it all. Memories are (usually) more budget-friendly and way more fun. So instead of spending hours trying figure out what to get your SO, plan an epic day …

Update Your Art via App with Meural

Meural is a New York-based startup blurring the lines between art and technology. This isn't your grandma's digital frame; using an ultra-thin matte …

Eye Creams For Every Issue

For as long as I've been practicing dermatology, I've listened to people ask what they can do about their undereyes. Whether it's dark circles, …

Skin Care

Why You Need a Pillow Diffuser for Your Blow Dryer

We’ve never seen a diffuser like this before, but it may be all the rage soon enough. Backstage at NYFW’s fall shows, <i>Fashionista</i> writer Cheryl Wischhover noticed these balloon-like poufs on the ends of all the stylists’ hair dryers. It’s the Japanese Y.S. Park Ion Diffuser, and it turns your blow …

Hair

18 Foods You Can Eat at Night That Won't Make You Feel Bloated in the Morning

Because we know you don't abide by that no-snacking-after-10pm rule.<p>Let's be clear about one thing: Self-control when it comes to snacks is damn near impossible. You're not weak—you're human. When those post-dinner hunger pangs punch your stomach, you can't help but drag yourself out of bed and …

Nutrition

Supermodel Secrets: Inside My Fitness Routine, by Lindsay Ellingson

Hey Byrdie babes! I hope everyone is enjoying a healthy and successful start to 2015! With each new year I feel so refreshed and invigorated. It’s …

Victoria's Secret Model Kelly Gale Shares Her Workout Playlist

If you need a proverbial kick in the behind to fulfill all of those New Year’s health and exercise resolutions, take a peek at model **Kelly Gale’**s Instagram account, @KellyBellyBoom. The Victoria’s Secret sophomore can be seen doing everything from killer sit-ups at Sweden’s Sats Kompassen gym …

Style Counsel: Heidi Swanson’s Travel Kit

I first got to know Heidi Swanson of 101 Cookbooks and culinary shop Quitokeeto on a flight to Portland, Oregon, where she was heading to a book …

Don't Leave A Job Interview Without Asking These 6 Questions

After hours spent meticulously fine-tuning your cover letter and résumé, you’ve finally scored an elusive interview with the employer of your …

Employment

Tips for Hosting Your Own Friendsgiving

You’ve probably heard about the rapidly growing trend called <b>Friendsgiving</b>. Someone smart, who didn’t live near family and didn’t want to spend Turkey …

Decorations

What Your Wine Choice Says About You

Photo: Katja Rahlwes<p><b>Champagne:</b> You have a closet full of cashmere sweaters and Manolo Carolynes, your favorite place in the world is Paris and all your Instagram photos (of macarons, pretty stationery and flowers) have a dreamy pink filter. You like to think you're the life of the party, but you're …

9 Ways to Use Vinegar for More Beautiful Skin and Hair

Even if you never cook, you'll definitely want to grab a bottle.<p>Contrary to popular belief, vinegar—apple cider vinegar, to be exact—may not help you lose weight. But it <i>can</i> help you step up your beauty routine. This multi-tasking ingredient can be used to prevent acne and make nail polish last …

Skin Care

23 Satisfying Lunches You Can Prep the Night Before

Do you get stumped for good lunch ideas, falling back on the same unsatisfying sandwiches and cans of soup? So do we. So let's talk about some fresh …

A Fashion Model Shares How She Keeps Her Skin So Gorgeous and Glow-y

There's a reason to call it model behavior.<p>Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week kicks off in New York City in a couple of days—which means your Facebook feed is about to be flooded with pictures of models wearing the hottest new clothes. While their outfits are clearly the main attraction this week, we're …

How To Clean Butcher Block Countertops

A quick search online for pros and cons of butcher block countertops will give a long list of pros on beauty and function, and one definite con: …

14 Jewelry Brands for Minimalists

If you’re a sucker for dainty barely there jewelry, we’ll go ahead and say you love a sleek and polished look. To embellish your super-simple style …

Eat Organic Without Breaking Your Budget

Illustrated by Anna Sudit.<p><i>UPDATE: This post was originally published on April 21.</i><p>Many consumers are willing to pay more money for organic foods …

Cleveland Clinic

Ballerina Diet - Professional Ballerinas Diet and Exercise Plan

Curious how ballerinas maintain their famously svelte figures? We asked three to share their grueling daily dance routines, as well as what they eat to keep their energy up (without bulking up) throughout each long day. These athletes work <i>hard</i> and eat super healthy (no surprise there). See what a …

Listen Up! Beyoncé Made a Playlist for June Birthdays and It RULES

What to do when all your favorite peeps have birthdays in the same month? Create a playlist that celebrates them, of course. And in Queen B’s case, you create a playlist of music made entirely by musicians born in the month of June, because she’s a good friend like that. From Prince to Iggy Azalea, …

Do You Have These 7 Essential Habits?

Illustrated by Sydney Hass.<p>My current writing project is a book that will be called <i>Before and After</i>, about the most fascinating subject ever: the …

7 Snacks to Give You an Instant Energy Boost

These healthy bites are better than a morning wake up call.<p>Need a quick pick-me up? Nutritionist Dana James gives us the seven best snacks for sustainable energy and battling the afternoon slump. These healthy picks are all plant-based, gluten-free, dairy-free, and sugar-free, in other words, …

Healthy Eating

10 Ways to Make Your World More Green

Here at Brit + Co., we love to find ways to be more eco­-friendly with fun projects like repurposing wrapping paper and… well… really just repurposing everything! With Earth Day just around the corner, we could all use a refresher on the little things we can do to reduce our impact on the planet. …

Get Glowing The Natural Way With These 12 Primpers

No matter the weather or circumstance, most of us want to have a fresh, effortless look that screams #IWokeUpLikeThis rather than, “I spent hours in …

Suze Orman's Talks Biggest Money Mistakes For Parents

Photo: Charles Sykes/REX USA.<p><i>Sure, everything changes once you become a mom, but that doesn’t have to mean sacrificing style. Elizabeth Street, an</i> …

Personal Finance

Sorta Racy, Pretty, & Lacy: Skivvies For Every Confident Lady

A little bit sheer, low-key sexy with a touch of holiday vibes, and <i>nothing</i> overly flashy — sum up what you're looking for in a pretty, little …

The 2013 Homedit Christmas Gift Guide

It can be very difficult to find great gifts which are also inexpensive. It’s especially challenging now when there are only a few days till …

Last-Minute Gifts: Ideas to Keep Around The House (Just in Case…)

When we were discussing gift guides earlier this year, Max brought up the idea of ‘stock gifts’- or little things you keep around the house just in …

This Crazy-Romantic "Elopement" Is Too Adorable For Words

<i>When it comes to wedding inspiration, nothing is quite so magical as seeing what real couples do for their big day. Since 100 Layer Cake is our</i> …