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How to: get Rani Mukerji’s Vogue cover girl look

<i>Vogue</i> India’s August cover star, Rani Mukerji exudes timeless beauty and encapsulates everything that our ageless issue stands for. Delicate feline …

Makeup

This transfixing video shows 1,000 exoplanets in their orbits

The Kepler space telescope has helped to discover more than 1,000 exoplanets since 2009, in 685 systems, with thousands more planets identified but …

bird

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Unlock the Chains of Indecision

Unlock the Chains of Indecision

Unlock the Chains of Indecision

Unlock the Chains of Indecision

Unlock the Chains of Indecision

Unlock the Chains of Indecision

Unlock the Chains of Indecision

Unlock the Chains of Indecision

Dancing With the Stars Recap: Allison Holker Announces Her Pregnancy and More Major Moments

A couple Backstreet Boys (and an *NSYNC-er) returned, a pregnancy was announced, and everyone seemed to cry their eyes out at one time or another tonight. Oh, and there was an elimination. Let's get to the night's most talked-about moments!<p>First up, Allison Holker and her husband, tWitch, announced …

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Study: Meditation Can Help Reduce Self-Critical Behavior

A study finds that lovingkindness meditation, a Buddhist practice, helps weed out negative behavior and ease symptoms of depression.<p>Perfectionism can have its benefits--motivation and setting high standards for your work-life--but it can also have negative side effects, like heightened levels of …

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Good Advice: Makeup Artist Theo Kogan Dishes Out Words Of Wisdom

Theo Kogan, the owner and founder of Armour Beauty, has earned a permanent place on the list of ladies we look up to. She’s had a wide range of …

Lips

Sand Bathing – A Uniquely Japanese Spa Experience

Kyushu, the third largest island of Japan, is home to numerous hot springs, the most famous of which are in the cities of Beppu and Ibusuki. These …

Japan

Makeup For Beginners: Mascara For Your Eye Shape

Even though mascara is a staple for many makeup wearers, it’s one of the more misunderstood products in your kit. Mascara opens the eye to help you …

Contouring for newbies! The New Nudestix Sculpting Pencils.

We all do it—blend makeup with our fingers when we’re in a hurry instead of using brushes. So makeup that’s designed to be blended with your fingers? …

Wing It: Cat Eyes For Every Eye Shape

The cat eye is one technique that leaves many feeling defeated. It’s challenging to pull off, and the same eye lining method will not work on every …

New Research Says 14% of Adults Have a Drinking Problem

There are some scary new stats for those of us who hightail it to happy hour: 14 percent of people currently have a problem with their alcohol consumption, and nearly a third of us have had drinking troubles at one point or another, according to new research in <i>JAMA Psychiatry</i>.<p>Younger adults are …

15 Rules to Live by for a Happier Life

<b>1. Treat every day as a beautiful gift.</b><p>Hands up if you count down the days until Friday. We're wishing away more than half of our week while simultaneously lamenting that "life is too short." We're saving our favorite things for "a special occasion," which automatically sends a message to our brain …

The Science Behind Procrastination

There’s no more elegant example of the cyclical self-torture of procrastination than the lyrics to a song from the musical <i>You’re a Good Man, Charlie</i> …

Charlie Brown

A New Default Self

Why are you unhappy?Because 99.9 percentOf everything you think,And of everything you do,Is for yourself --And there isn't one. -- Wei Wu Wei<p>Wei Wu Wei is the pen name of Terence Gray, a 20th-century, Anglo-Irish author of pithy provocations aimed, like the one in the epigraph, at the prevailing …

The Forgiveness Boost

Making amends with those who trespass against us yields a number of physical and mental benefits. Sometimes even victims of the worst crimes can find solace in letting go.<p>On New Year’s Eve in 1995, Frances McNeill, a 78-year-old woman who lived alone in Knoxville, Tennessee, went to bed early. …

Why Happiness Comes From Within

Seeking happiness outside of ourselves is like waiting for sunshine in a cave facing north. -- Tibetan proverb<p>There are about seven billion of us on this planet. Each of us views life through our personal filters and no single person sees the world in the same way.<p>The world that you see is actually …