Nyiema Bayfield

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Exploring an Innovation Partnership to Fuel Creative Capitalism

The CEO of an innovation and design consultancy interviews Shea Parton, CEO and Founder of Apolis Global Citizen, who worked in conjunction with …

Glass Art

Inventions to Match Up Matching Socks

The following is an article from <i>The Annals of Improbable Research</i>, now in all-pdf form. Get a subscription now for only $25 a year!<p>(Image credit: …

Knitting

User Experience, Talent and Analytics among CIO Priorities for 2016

By<p>CIO Journal Staff<p>User experience, talent and analytics top the CIO agenda for 2016, according to a survey of 20 CIOs by CIO Journal. The responses reveal some common themes facing IT chiefs as technology becomes increasingly vital to business growth. Among their priorities:<p><b>Improve user experience</b> …

CIO

Secret Hitler Illustration & Graphic Design

For the last 6 months I’ve been working as the graphic designer and illustrator for the hidden-identity game Secret Hitler. The game is currently in …

The Web in 2016: Long live responsive design

More to the point, RWD is the preferred method of making a website more accessible by virtually everyone:<p>Users don’t like dealing with a redirect, and downloading a dedicated app is a hard sell when they’re dealing with limited mobile disk space.<br>• Multiple websites for a single domain become costly …

13 Geometric Paint Jobs You’ll Love Right Now

Nothing dresses up a plain wall or drab piece of furniture like a fresh coat of paint. Make that coat of paint geometric and your decor goes to a whole other stylish level. From abstract wall designs to colorful painted cabinets, these mod geometric patterns offer a super easy way to upgrade your …

25 Trips to Take in Your Lifetime

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Travel

The One Trick You Need to Know for Applying Gold Eye Shadow

We're suckers for pretty gold makeup. And this year, beauty brands gave us plenty to choose from: <b>Burberry Gold Glow Fragranced Luminising Powder in Gold No. 01</b>,<b>Dior Diorific State of Gold Illuminating Pressed Powder</b>,<b>M.A.C. In Extra Dimension Skinfinish in Oh, Darling</b>, and__Charlotte Tilbury Bar of …

Makeup

Introducing the MAC Cosmetics x CFDA

When the designers behind the five ready-to-wear labels participating in the latest CFDA/<i>Vogue</i> Fashion Fund project find themselves thinking about color, texture, and transparency in the weeks ahead, they won’t be conceptualizing paper-thin pink voile or nubby charcoal-gray wool. They’ll be …

Pantone Universe Is Coming To Sephora

preview the 2016 color of the year collection<p>We already showed you the coolest ways to incorporate pastel shades into your wardrobe based on Pantone Universe's 2016 Colors of the Year, and now, you can introduce Rose Quartz and Serenity to your face. Pantone Universe is set to release a limited …

Rose Quartz

Christian Louboutin Finally Made A Plus-Size Model The Face Of Their Campaign

meet clémentine desseaux<p>French fashion house Christian Louboutin made history last week when it announced that Clémentine Desseaux is the new face of their latest campaign. This marks the first time that the 23-year-old brand, which moved into beauty last year, cast a plus-size model in its …

Plus Size

The French Girl’s Guide to Wearing Perfume: 5 Rules From Ines de la Fressange

From Pierre-François-Pascal Guerlain’s first bottled scents, unveiled on the Rue de Rivoli in 1828, to the game-changing launch of Coco Chanel’s iconic No. 5 in the roaring ’20s, the French love of fragrance runs deep. Who better, then, to ask about perfume—when, where, and why to wear it—than a …

New Study Says Sleeping Too Much Could Be Bad for You

Looks like the concept of beauty sleep might be overrated. A new study has found that too much sleep could actually shorten your life span.<p>Researchers at the University of Sydney in Australia studied the lifestyles of 231,048 people age 45 and older over the course of six years and analyzed a range …

Sleep

The Ultimate Guide to Color-Correcting Primers

We know you've heard of makeup primers—hell, you're probably wearing one right now. Our favorite new formulas don't just fill in lines and help your makeup stay put, though; they can conceal specific skin concerns, like redness or dullness, before you even reach for foundation. They come in all …

This Is How Many Strokes of Mascara It Takes to Get Perfect Lashes

Sometimes it can do you good to take a step back from your rushed everyday makeup routine and consider whether or not you're really doing each step correctly. (Unfortunate truth: Just because you've done something a thousand times doesn't make it right.) Take mascara, for example: Have you ever …

Makeup

The Unexpected Ways Family Issues Are Affecting Your Entire Life

Trending Stories<p>Our Favorite Kitchen Organizing Ideas Ever<p>7 of Our Healthiest Slow-Cooker Recipes<p>7 Slenderizing Fashion Strategies<p>The Very Best …

Positive Thinking

The 2016 Color of the Year (and 8 Ways to Decorate with It)

<b>And the Winner Is...</b><p>For the first time ever, the experts at the Pantone Institute picked not just one, but two colors they believe you'll be seeing …

Home Decorating

The Drugstore Makeup Brushes the Pros Love

Call me nosey, but I can't resist peeking through people's makeup bags. And if that person happens to be a makeup artist? Even better. You're bound to find a cool new product or weird tool to try. Case in point: While sleuthing backstage at Fashion Week and doing my fair share of Instagram …

Makeup

You Need to Read This Ballerina's Instagram Post About Becoming the First Black Sugar Plum Fairy

This was a game-changing year for diversity in ballet. Misty Copeland became the first black principal dancer in the American Ballet Theatre's 75-year history, and now 20-year-old Michaela DePrince has become the first black Sugar Plum Fairy in the Dutch National Ballet production of <i>The …

How 3 Women Get the Perfect Cat-Eye, in GIF Form

"How to do a cat eye" is one of the most Googled beauty questions ever (it yields over 67,500,000 results). And here's why: It's really freakin' hard for most people. But every now and then, you'll meet a real, live person who has mastered the technique (and who isn't a professional makeup artist). …

Makeup

This Video Proves That You'll Get Paid More If You Wear Makeup

With just a split-second glance at a person's face, we draw conclusions about his or her personality, leadership skills, health, and intelligence. And while it's not fair, attractive people have a leg up when it comes to first impressions. In a recent video, this theory was put to the test. The …

Los Angeles

New Year's Eve Party Makeup: Green and Gold Eye Shadow

You Need to See This Awesome Calendar Featuring Plus-Size Pinup Girls

Too often we see images of pinup girls with voluptuous curves everywhere except for their stomachs, creating another level of unattainable standards (great!). But thanks to illustrator Jen Oaks in Berkeley, California, we now have some seriously badass plus-size pinup ladies.<p>And they're all …

Plus Size

Now You Can Contour Your Face With Injectables

Did you really think contouring would go away in 2016? The next generation of contouring is one part face shaping, one part clever marketing spin on anti-aging.<p>"Film formers are a new approach to facial sculpting that tighten skin and smooth wrinkles until they're washed off," says cosmetic chemist …

Makeup

Introducing the First New Breakout Makeup Line of 2016—And the 8 Products You Need to Buy From It

The Way Tina Fey Handles Her Body Hair Is an Inspiration to All

As expected, there were tons of gems in Net-a-Porter's interview with Tina Fey. Instead of the traditional interview model, the magazine had Fey share a list of life lessons she's learned over the years. You'll learn that Fey was a mean girl in high school (gasp!), and that she's not actually the …

The 10 Best Beauty Looks: Week of December 21, 2015

This week’s best beauty looks offered ample inspiration for holiday party hair and makeup that would carry over seamlessly into 2016. Solange Knowles traded her signature, tightly coiled curls for a voluminous cloud of brushed-out waves at an event in New York City, while Jennifer Lawrence pulled …

Makeup Artists Weigh In On Travel Skincare

<i>Traveling well is more skill than talent. Or perhaps it's just about muscle memory—packing and repacking a roll-aboard with military grade precision</i> …

Skin Care

Researchers produce new fuel from coal dust and algae

Researchers at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) in South Africa have developed a new fuel, known as Coalgae. Made from a combination …

Nelson Mandela