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10 of the Most Luxurious Hotels Around the World

Sometimes when traveling, a hotel is simply a place to drop your bags and lay your head in-between exploration and adventure. But other times, the resort itself is the destination, especially when they offer amenities like private butler service, celebrity sightings, or underwater dining. For the …

Cape Town

31 Amazing Products on Amazon That Basically Work Miracles

How did we ever live before Amazon Prime? Just a few keystrokes and everything we never knew we needed comes right to our doorstep in 2 days. And …

Shopping

The 26 Most Raved-About Retinols and Why You Should Be Using Them

Skin Care

This Is How to Use Retinol Without Your Skin Flaking Off

For the first time in my life, I have incredible skin. Not to brag, but I'm <i>very</i> humble, so the fact that I'm putting those words on the Internet is a testament to just how good my skin is these days. It's clear, it's glowy, and it's got that bouncy-plump feel (however, I do have a 24-year-old's …

I Travel The World For A Living. These Are The Minimalist Packing Hacks I Swear By

I recently completed a 10-day trip from Miami to Madrid, Spain; Madrid to Valencia; and back...without checking a single bag. As a yogi who travels …

Thinking About Trying Retinol? Make These Serums Your First Port of Call

There's a lot of talk about retinol in the beauty sphere at present, so we're not surprised that you're thinking about giving it a go—it is what …

Skin Care

The 14 Best Undereye Masks for Getting Rid of Puffiness and Dark Circles

As Instagrammable as sheet masks are, they simply aren't intended for the unique issues associated with the skin around eyes. Sure, a well-fitted face mask might deposit a few beneficial ingredients near your eyes, but sometimes you just want to target the periorbital area — without the mess of a …

This simple sleep trick will help you fall asleep in under a minute

It's quicker than counting sheep!<p>Even though we spend all day running around, sometimes the biggest task of the day is actually falling asleep at the …

The 4 Best Teeth Whiteners I’ve Actually Tried and Loved

Pick your laziness level, and I'll tell you what to use.<p>As a beauty editor, I am #blessed with access to virtually every new product and gadget that’s about to hit the market—and that includes tooth-whitening products. And, over the years, I’ve tested ‘em all (more or less), which makes me the …

Beauty

Romantic retreats: 20 of the world's most seductive places to stay

I have long believed the best and most cost effective form of relationship maintenance has nothing to do with the therapist’s waiting room. No, it involves a very different form of close scrutiny in an enclosed space. I am talking, of course, about the exquisitely remedial benefits of a couple of …

Make Fluffier Scrambled Eggs With This Unexpected Trick

They’re a breakfast basic and a true Southern staple: the scrambled egg is the unsung hero of all easy-to-prepare cuisine. Whether they’re deepening …

Breakfast

30 Stars Turning the Big 5-0 in 2018

Turning 50 has never looked so good! Musicians like Marc Anthony and Kylie Minogue are all hitting the half-century mark in the upcoming year, along with Will Smith, Naomi Watts, and Hugh Jackman. If we didn't know any better, we'd say these stars are vampires. Seriously, how good do they look?

Women's Fashion

Make Fluffier Scrambled Eggs with This Unexpected Ingredient

I'll skip the thick, flat, dense eggs, <i>thank you very much</i>. Instead my favorite scrambled eggs involve a plate piled high with large, soft yellow …

Breakfast

How To Make the Best-Ever Scrambled Eggs

Scrambled eggs are a dish that almost everyone, even the most reluctant and befuddled cooks, are willing to tackle. It’s easy to make decent …

Breakfast

8 Things to Get Rid of For a Happier, Healthier You

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Self Improvement<p>How to Be Happier and Healthier<p>8 Things to Get Rid of For a Happier, Healthier You<p>Shares<p>Attaining happiness …

Happiness

Designer Cynthia Rowley On Finally Taking that Dream Trip to Egypt

Egypt

Beauty Products That Work Their Magic Overnight

Now that's what we call beauty sleep.<p>No matter how much we value taking care of our skin, hair, and body, we’re still all about efficiency. Because …

Skin Care

The 60 greatest train journeys for 2018

The best train journey I’ve ever done? Tricky. In terms of sheer pinch-me-is-this-for-real wow-factor, it has to be the Trans-Mongolian, a journey of truly epic proportions. In my case it involved four days of travelling between Moscow and Lake Baikal on the traditional Trans-Siberian before …

Trains

To Find Meaning in Your Work, Change How You Think About It

A wonderful <i>New York Times</i> article from 2007 recounted the 20th annual “Operator’s Challenge” — aka the “Sludge Olympics” — a competition for New York sewage treatment workers. The participants compete to show skill in their work, and often do so with great passion. Emily Lloyd, the commissioner of …

New York City

31 Things to Stop Doing in 2018

• Popsugar<br>• Living<br>• Self Improvement<p>Things to Stop Doing This Year<p>31 Things to Stop Doing in 2018<p>Shares<p>The new year isn't only an opportunity to reset …

Facebook Messenger

The Surprising Ingredient You Should Be Adding to Your Eggs

No matter how you’re cooking them (some prefer runny, others very well-done) scrambled eggs need little more than butter for the pan and a dash of …

Breakfast

30 Winter Wonderlands Around the World

34 Cult-Favorite Products On Amazon That Actually Live Up To The Hype

You can buy a lot of weird AF stuff on the Internet. From socks that make your skin peel off to fun shower heads, there's no shortage of wacky things …

31 Homemade Salad Dressings That Are Way Better Than Store-Bought

I'm a big fan of salad, but that hasn't always been the case. In the last couple years, I've gone from someone who'd maybe eat a dozen salads a year …

Healthy Eating

11 Reasons to Visit the Maldives Right Now

Scuba Diving

16 of the most spectacular Indian Ocean holidays

Sri Lanka<p>Romance <b>****</b> <br>Activities <b>*****</b> <br>Family <b>*****</b> <br>Service and luxury <b>***</b> <br>Value <b>****</b><p>Sri Lanka dazzles. It’s a land of iridescent birds, piercing-green paddy fields, lakes festooned with pink lotus flowers, misty hills clad in manicured tea bushes. Wild elephants roam its forests, leopards stalk its …

The most romantic hotels in Los Angeles

An expert guide to the most romantic hotels in Los Angeles, featuring the best places to stay for California-cool design, secluded suites, glamorous pools and hip bars, in locations including Hollywood, Santa Monica and Bel Air.<p>Shutters on the Beach<p>Santa Monica, Los Angeles, United States<p>9 …

10 Fundamental Truths That Will Change Your Life

You can achieve amazing things if you stay focused on the right things.<p>Co-author of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 and President at TalentSmart<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s surprising how easy it is to lose sight of the important things in life. Busy schedules and …

Self-improvement

Top 10: the best honeymoon hotels in Marrakech

An insider's guide to the top honeymoon hotels in Marrakech, including the best for five-star service, manicured gardens, Moroccan-style bedrooms, courtyard pools, exceptional breakfasts, rooftop restaurants and romantic bars, in locations near the Medina and Jemaa El Fna square.<p>La …

50 Most Beautiful Cities in the World