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Exactly What to Buy From Sephora's Biggest Sale of the Year

At the risk of sounding dramatic, Sephora's VIB sale is one of the best things that happens all year. For beauty obsessives and casual shoppers alike, no one can turn down up to 15 percent off everything in Sephora, if only for the chance to stock up on the things you know and love. So, you could …

Skin Care

53 Quick Dinners That Were Made for Busy Weeknights

Wouldn’t it be magical if dinner appeared on the table every single night at 6 p.m.? Thanks to these speedy recipes, it’s not a pipe dream. When you …

Cooking

Beauty Junkies — These 10 Makeup Organizers Will Turn Your Counter Into an Oasis

Don't hide your makeup in the depths of your drawers; instead, show it off. When you pile it into one big space, it just becomes messy. Now with the big trend pf creating stunning vanities, you can display it for the world to see. We rounded up our favorite organizers at affordable price points. …

Makeup

The Best Pastries in Paris, According to Top Chefs

It’s been the world’s favorite destination for luscious baked goods since forever. Now the French capital is outperforming even itself.<p>By Kate …

France

Month Five of Hacking My Body With Arivale, A DNA Wellness Startup

<i>The latest in my #bodyhack challenge with Arivale, a startup that combines genetic analysis with personal coaching.</i><p>Last month was a wake-up call for me. I thought I’d been doing great at making changes to my diet and working out more, but while there has been some improvement, I’ve been lax on a …

Fitness

These 8 Things Will Make Your Shoes More Comfortable

Honestly, you can’t have a good day if your feet are killing you. It could be because those killer new shoes you bought are breaking your foot on …

Shoes

What to see in magnificent Budapest

European Travel

Tokyo city guide: Where to eat, drink, shop and stay in Japan's capital

It’s easy to get lost in Tokyo. Home to massive skyscrapers, neon-lit signs, owl and maid cafes, anime shops, countless restaurants and karaoke bars, …

Japan

Your Body is a Teeming Battleground

It’s time to rethink the quest to control aging, death, and disease—and the fear of mortality that fuels it.<p>I went to medical school, at least in part, to get to know death and perhaps to make my peace with it. So did many of my doctor friends, as I would find out. One day—usually when you’re …

Immune System

Forget the Four Seasons and The Ritz-Carlton: The most luxurious hotel brands in the world are ones you've likely never heard of

Hospitality

Top Six Classic Luxury Trains To Experience In Asia

If you are looking for an option to enjoy Asia with luxury, the best option is the luxury trains. With signature itineraries and exclusive routes, …

Trains

10 Unmissable Places to Visit in Japan

Japan is somewhere I think everyone should visit. From futuristic skyscrapers to tranquil bamboo forests and neon arcades to serene temples, it’s …

Japan

How not to run out of money in retirement

Americans aren't terrific at saving for retirement. Many are even worse when it comes to figuring out how much to spend once they get there.<p>An actuary who's studied the issue for three decades recently proposed a relatively straightforward strategy that can help. In its simplest form, the "Spend …

Retirement

Perfect For Breakfast! 22 Smoothies All Under 300 Calories

Made with good-for-you ingredients like kale, frozen berries, and Greek yogurt, when done right, smoothies are one of the healthiest foods you can sip. But sometimes using too many ingredients can result in a smoothie that's 500 calories or more. Here are a variety of refreshing and fruity smoothie …

Healthy Eating

This Florida Beach Was Just Named the Best in America

If you're looking for an incredible beach vacation, Florida has no shortage of spectacular sandy oases. But one Tampa Bay beach can boast of a new …

Fort Lauderdale

7 ways to transform your Netflix account into a movie lover’s dream

Think you've perfected art of watching Netflix? Not so fast...<p>Sure, you may have found the coziest blanket to cuddle with on the couch <i>and</i> finally …

Televisions

The Best Time to Buy an International Plane Ticket, Based on 1 Million Airfares

Last weekend we shared the results of CheapAir.com’s 2018 Airfare study. In the study it looked at 917 million different airfares and made some …

Flying

Tasty Yotam Ottolenghi’s chicken recipes

From “Fried chicken” to baking chicken topping, these recipes for children will unite the family with meals.<p>In my house, where children are forever …

Recipes

Best Luxury Hotels in Singapore | 5 Star Singapore Hotels We Love

242 Shares<p><b>When it comes to luxury travel destinations Singapore is a stand out. From the moment you step off the plane, this Asian hub is such an</b> …

Asia Travel

The Snob's Guide To Detoxing Your Beauty Routine

You like your moisturizers silky smooth and rose-scented, your lip color in a gilded tube, and your perfume in a crystal flacon. You've always …

Beauty

The 15 Essential Pasadena Restaurants, Spring 2018

The City of Pasadena has a bit of a reputation for being one of the “safest” dining neighborhoods in the Greater Los Angeles area, but the proliferation of upscale chain restaurants on Colorado Boulevard, poké shops, and office-lunch options belie the city’s gustatory breadth. Without further ado, …

Train Stations

18 Stellar Los Angeles Spots for Lunch, Winter 2018

In Los Angeles, lunch is a verb. People lunch with their friends, lunch with their business partners, and take midday meetings over arctic char salads near the beach. That's why there are endless options for dining well in the middle of the day, from high-end business spots to low key options with …

Los Angeles
Ice Cream

The French Pharmacy Products Parisians Swear By

An excellent reason to bring an extra suitcase with you for your next trip to Paris.<p>Et voila, it’s her again. The Parisienne. You can spot her from a …

Skin Care

Beefer High-Temperature Grill

Aging aside, the difference between the steakhouse and your home comes down to heat. Achieve restaurant-quality results in your backyard with the …

Food

How to eat your way through Italy's most delicious region

In the pasta shop in Bologna, Daniela was telling me the story about Lucrezia Borgia’s navel. And its connection to pasta.<p>Apparently Lucrezia was travelling home to Ferrara, and had stopped for the night at an inn in Modena. Late in the evening, the innkeeper had crept upstairs and peered through …

10 Jaw-Dropping Lakeside Resort Destinations to Visit This Spring

We get it. This winter never seems to end, and summer still seems so far away. But that doesn't mean you can't take a waterfront vacation. Whether fly-fishing in the heart of the Ozarks or enjoying a lakeside spritz in Italy, unwind from the winter and jump into spring with these 10 lakeside …

Fly Fishing

What Is The Healthiest Oil For Deep Frying? The Crispy Truth

Deep-fried foods have always been popular.<p>They are a part of many traditional cuisines, and are also a staple of the fast-food …

Nutrition

Yotam Ottolenghi’s chicken recipes

In my house, where the children forever negotiate what they’ll be given at mealtimes while the grownups keep pledging (in vain, obviously), “I’m not getting into this conversation”, chicken is the one food that unifies the family ranks. It appears on our table in endless configurations, the simple …

Onions

Timing your meals may help with weight loss. That’s what it seems to do in mice.

This is a story about the importance of good timing.<p>Two-thirds of Americans are overweight or obese. This excess weight contributes to a variety of health problems. Despite enormous effort over decades, the problem has proved extremely difficult to solve. Biologist Satchin Panda thinks we’re …

Holistic Medicine