Shannon Zhu

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15 Blue And White Rooms That Prove 'Classic' Doesn't Mean 'Old-Timey'

It doesn't have to mean nautical, either.<p>Blue and white is maybe the most classic decor color combo of all time — but sometimes, a timeless duo can feel a little too same old, same old. And we are <i>not</i> about that. If you're looking for a fresh way to use the two colors, we've got all the inspiration …

Interior Design

5 Tips for Choosing Bed Linens

The founder of DwellStudio shares five tips for the selecting the chicest — and coziest — bed linens out there.<p>Being that we spend about one-third of our lives asleep, it makes sense to invest in bedding that's not only comfortable, but stands the test of time. But with so many options out there — …

Home Decorating

Space-Savvy Seating Ideas To Reinvent Small Spaces With

Small spaces raise a lot of problems and one of the biggest challenges is finding the right type of seating for these rooms. But any problem has a …

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Compact Kitchen Designs For Small Spaces – Everything You Need In One Single Unit

Compact kitchens change the way we look at this particular area of our house. Having a big kitchen with everything you need is what anyone wishes …

Beauty Basics: How to Apply and Store Your Favorite Perfumes

When it comes to perfume, I’m a fanatic. I own more than 50 fragrances, I read about scents, go online to talk about them, and weird out my friends …

Beauty

Behind The Coconut-Oil Craze

With benefits that can include weight loss, white teeth, glowing skin, and shiny hair, coconut oil is the health and beauty cure-all du jour.<p>Move over, coconut water, your big sister has come to town. Coconut oil—specifically, virgin coconut oil extracted from the meat of the fruit—is suddenly on …

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BareMinerals' New Foundation Has Blown My Mind

Photo: Courtesy of Bare Escentuals.<p>Truth time: <b>I have always been a foundation girl</b>. Not because I've necessarily had "bad" skin (although I have and …

Ponta Da Piedade Could Very Well Be The Most Beautiful Shoreline On Earth

Yes, we have stumbled upon some incredibly gorgeous beaches in recent weeks. And yes, we stumble upon beaches a lot.<p>But we couldn't resist running off to Ponta da Piedade, the beach in Portugal where rock cliffs are so high -- 60 feet! -- they almost touch the blue, blue sky. Fisherman have given …

20 spectacular places to see before they’re changed forever

THERE ARE ALL KINDS OF WAYS places change. As you’ll see in this list, the threats can be environmental, political, or simply the result of too small …

The Future of Beauty

Ever dreamed of getting your workout by popping a pill, melting your muffin top painlessly, or growing back the thick, shiny locks you had as a child? Miracles do happen.<p>If someone told you 20 years ago that women would be on waiting lists to have botulinum toxin injected in their face, chances are …

Every Product You Need to Create Seriously Sweet Bed Head

<i>Below is an excerpt from “Every Product You Need to Create Seriously Sweet Bed Head,” which originally appeared on PopSugar. Read the full story at</i> …

The Prime of Miss Emma Watson

When Emma Watson was cast in the <i>Harry Potter</i> films as Hermione Granger, the serious, smart role model to countless young girls, the actress, who was only 9 years old, set a nearly impossible course for herself. Not only did she have to bring life to a beloved fictional character for generations to …

From Apple products to DIY and fashion: how grey became the colour of the decade

At Topshop in London's Oxford Circus, the outlook is misty. Faded varsity sweatshirts and charcoal leggings hang on the rails. Teenage girls weave in and out of the aisles dressed in grey-marl jogging bottoms. Outside, office workers charge down the pavements wearing tailored herringbone jackets …

super booster

The first thing these Dr. Dennis Gross Clinical Concentrate Boosters reminded me of was Mario (of Mario Bros., duh) eating a mushroom *cue sound* and …

Skin Care

Green Goddess: The Best Eco-Friendly Beauty Products

As Earth Day approaches, what better way to protect this planet than through a green beauty routine? Here, we round up our 10 favorite eco-friendly brands. Natural never looked so good.

BareMinerals Launches (Gasp!) a Liquid Foundation

You heard it here first: BareMinerals is coming out with a liquid foundation. That's right, after kicking off a mineral-powder frenzy 20 years ago, they've figured out how to make a liquid that's as ideal for sensitive and acne-prone skin as their original formula. And we got a sneak peek.<p>Like the …

The Best Looks From Paris Fashion Week: Fall 2014

See the standouts from Paris Fashion Week Spring 2014<p>Paris Fashion Week is always the definitive voice of the season. BAZAAR broke down the best of the best and selected the top five looks from each major collection. Consider it your definitive guide to the runways. Plus, check out our complete …

#theLIST: Spring Fling

From a gorgeous flick of inked liner, to pretty pastels, electric orange lips and flawless skin, here are the tipsand productsto create four must-try trends for the season, right from the runway.<p>From a gorgeous flick of inked liner, to pretty pastels, electric orange lips and flawless skin, here …

Look We Love: Gray-Brown Eyes at Viktor & Rolf

The makeup at Viktor & Rolf yesterday was not about a crazy color or insane amounts of sparkle, but it was one of the prettiest and most wearable looks to come out of Paris this week.<p>Makeup artist Pat McGrath blended gray-brown eye shadow all around the eyes, creating a gorgeous haze (it's so soft, …

beauty mark: hair serums

If the cold, dry, windswept conditions haven't sapped your strands of every bit of moisture, then blowdrying it (frozen hair is not cute) may have …

Today's Beauty Secret

BAZAAR's beauty expert reveals the tricks and must-have products behind the prettiest hair and makeup looks on the red carpet.<p><i>BAZAAR</i>'s beauty expert reveals the tricks and must-have products behind the prettiest hair and makeup looks on the red carpet.

Gettin' Things Done on the Cheap: DIY Banana-and-Honey Hair Mask

<b>Find out more DIY hair tips from Shannon Ray at Gloss and Dirt!</b><p><i>Ray was the winner of the 2012 Allure Beauty Blogger Awards. Find out the winner of the 2013 Beauty Blogger Awards here!</i><p>Sometimes, in life, that cash-flow source is strong to quite strong, and other times you're broke as a joke. Just …

Tea Tree Oil For Your Body: What You Need To Know

It seems that an essential oil craze has been sweeping the nation. You can't even mention coconut oil without hearing how many ways women and men use the product to relieve their bodily woes. So if coconut can have all its glory, it's about time we put the spotlight on another formula.<p>Tea tree oil …

Toni Kroos in no rush over new deal

Bayern Munich midfielder Toni Kroos has reiterated that he will not make a decision about his future until the summer.<p>Kross, 24, produced another …

Ferguson wanted £150m for Ronaldo

Sir Alex Ferguson has revealed he told Manchester United to put a 150 million pound price tag on Cristiano Ronaldo’s head in 2009 -- and believes …

Soccer

This stunning underwater shot made our list of the best travel photos for January. Check out the full gallery here: http://on.natgeo.com/1iV9Sqb Photograph by Patrik Gustafsson, National Geographic Your Shot