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The Genius Deck Helps Reset Your Brain When You’re Stuck on a Problem

When you take breaks, you come back to your work with a fresh perspective, and if you’re stuck, that perspective can often help you figure out a …

The Boot Style That Will Soon Be Back-Ordered Everywhere

Unless you like trudging through cold, wet snow, you may not like this, but all the good snow boots (stylish or not) will be all sold out soon, and …

20 Outstanding Skincare Products That Will Really, Truly Change Your Life

The only formulas you'll ever need for seriously flawless skin.<p>When you take skincare as seriously as we do, you're always on the hunt for the next generation of game-changing skincare products. You know the ones—those holy-grail products that not only cut down on time getting ready, but also …

6 toxic relationship habits most people think are healthy

There's no class in high school on how to not be a s----- boyfriend or girlfriend.<p>Sure, they teach us the biology of sex, the legality of marriage, and maybe we read a few obscure love stories from the 19th century on how not to be.<p>But when it comes down to actually handling the nitty-gritty of …

Anger Management

A neurological expert explains why teenagers do dumb things

This week, I'm sharing a variety of responses to the question, "What insight or idea has thrilled or excited you?" Professor Laurence Steinberg, an expert on the adolescent brain, teen risk-taking, and psychological development, recalls two times when research findings particularly excited him. The …

Teens

Quit contouring, stop strobing, start baking! Blogger reveals how to perfect beauty caking technique used by Kim Kardashian's make-up artist to ensure a flawless face

• <b>'Baking' or 'cooking' is the the technique of putting light powder on your face and letting it sit for 10 to 30 minutes before brushing it off</b>• <b><br>The</b> …

Inside a Stylish 295-Square-Foot Brooklyn Studio

Even a shoebox deserves eye-popping style.<p>Even a shoebox deserves eye-popping style. Nick Olsen broke all the rules when decorating this tiny studio apartment. Read the interview with the designer here.

What to Eat When It's Really Cold Out (Really, Really Cold)

Yes, it's cold out. Maybe even too cold to go out for dinner. But wait till you read what the first man to cross Antarctica by dogsled had to eat before you start complaining.<p>Yes, we know you're cold. Sure, we agree that you'd "literally" be risking frostbite by going out to eat. And we totally get …

Nutrition

The 10 Soothing Paint Colors That Will Change Your Life

We're feeling more relaxed already.<p>Color has the power to heal your spirit: It can be soothing, healing and make you feel reborn. So we asked 10 interior designers to share their favorite feel-good colors. Will one make it to your home?

Spinach and ricotta filo pie

(16)<p>1 hour 10 min<p>This Italian recipe for Torta Pasqualina is an Easter tradition in Italy, but it's nice to enjoy any time of year!<p>P<p>Recipe by: …

Puff Pastry

Tea or coffee - which do YOU prefer? From weight loss to cancer prevention, we reveal the health benefits of both

• <b>Coffee and tea are good for you in different ways, studies show</b>• <b><br>Tea may prevent the development of diabetes and heart attack risk</b>• <b><br>It can also protect</b> …

13 DIY Decor Solutions That Will Make Your Life Easier

Here’s a Look at How Much Post-Processing Goes Into a L’Oréal Beauty Commercial

People can get really upset when you start using the P word. Magazine covers, professional portraits and even Instagram posts have been accused of …

Rachel McAdams' Audition Tape For The Notebook Is Frickin' ADORABLE.

<b>Rachel McAdams</b> is one of the most well-known actresses in Hollywood today, but back in 2005 she was still relatively unknown.<p>Then came Nicholas …

25 iPhone Apps That Could Change Your Life

There are too many silly apps to choose from, but these are actually super useful.

How to Use Scotch Tape to Perfect Your Liquid Eyeliner

Luckily, sketching on exotic cat eyes just got a whole lot easier thanks to this one sticky trick.<p>Let's face it: Unless you have a degree in geometry, the steady hands of a surgeon, or an inclination for art, mastering the technique of liquid eyeliner is just plain hard. Luckily, sketching on …

Makeup

This One Direction Lip Dub Proposal Is Pure, Unadulterated Joy

This might be the world s most romantic marriage proposal from moreClaremore on Vimeo.<p>Using a One Direction song as your music choice for a marriage proposal is a bold move. But one brave man -- along with the help of friends and family -- pulled it off with flying colors, creating a proposal video …

Metallic Wedding Cakes

There is something so fabulous about metallic cakes. Whether is the entire cake, one accent layer or just a few metallic details, silver and gold …

Are You Stuck In Adolescent Love?

It seems that our culture is perpetually stuck in the stage of life called adolescence, and the corresponding mindset seems to be accelerating at an alarming rate. Like toddlerhood, adolescence is a developmental stage characterized by an all-consuming focus on <i>me</i>, which is certainly appropriate …