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Which of these summer braids is perfect for a day at the beach? Image courtesy: emilyisrunninginheels.com

4 No-Heat Hairstyles to Try

We got some expert tips for four of this season's hippest au naturale hairstyles to try. Read on for professional pointers, and see how our favorite celebs are rocking these trends!<p>You'd be totally surprised at how easy — and glamorous! — it can be to give your locks a vacation from your blow …

Fishtail Braid | Gone Fishin': 6 Ways to Style a Fishtail Braid

By now, I’d imagine most of you reading this are fully acquainted with the fishtail braid. You’ve probably spent time with it over A.M. coffee or tea …

Hairstyling

15 Celebrity-Inspired Wedding Braids

Our favorite plaits for tying the knot, and the tips on how to get each look<p>They're romantic, intricate, and will never pass unnoticed, which is why braids have become a hairstyle of choice on the red carpet—and are also perfect for your big day. Here, we round up our favorite plaits for tying the …

Ideas & Advice

Photo<p>26 Must-Have Wedding Photos You Don’t Want to Miss<p>Trust us—you’ll want to capture all of these moments.<p>Flower Arrangements<p>Your Complete Guide to …

5 Tips For Faking a Flawless Face Every Day

Not all of us are born with perfect skin. If you’re like me, your face doesn’t exactly glow like a goddess when you wake up in the morning. Some women can walk out the door with just a swipe of mascara and a dash of gloss, but for me, I need <i>at least</i> a bit of concealer (okay, maybe A LOT of concealer) to feel presentable. I’ve accepted my imperfections but I’ve also learned a few tricks for faking flawless skin to use when I need a little extra help. Here are my favorite 5 tips:<p><b>1. The Benefit</b> …

How to Look Awake After a Late Night: Guest Blogger

<i>Let’s face it: We all need career advice at some point. That’s why Megan Broussard, a contributor to</i> <i>The Daily Muse and Glass Heel, created</i> <i>ProfessionGal, a blog geared toward working women.</i> <i>This week, we’re lucky to have Megan sharing her best tips for success in the workplace.</i><p>Have you ever stayed out way too late on a school (err, work) night? Get rid of those baggy eyes and colorless cheeks with these sweet makeup tips.<p>Start by holding chilled spoons (or cucumbers will do) over your lids for …

101 Beauty Tips Everyone Should Know

There are about a million beauty tips floating around out there on the internet—but that definitely doesn’t mean we should be following every single …

New Braid Ideas For Fall!

Now matter how you interpret the braid, it's a classic 'do. There are countless ways to style braids, from fishtails and mermaids to reverse French …

Mermaids

DIY BEACH WAVE TEXTURE SPRAY

hair<p>photos/post/graphic design: Kristin Ess<p>Poolside in Palm Springs? Yes, please! This week my friend Ali and I have been on the “lounge, float, …

WHAT DOES EACH CURLING IRON DO?

hair<p>There are so many sized curling irons on the shelves, so we’re going to start with the basics. Here are a list of irons, what they do and how you …

POST-BLOWOUT FRIZZ FIGHTER

hair<p>photos/post/design: Kristin Ess<p>One of the worst things I can think of is blowing out your entire head of hair only to find it getting puffy + …

ROPE BRAID CHIGNON

hair<p>photography/post/graphics: Kristin Ess<p>You asked for it! Remember the hair flowers post from <b>Valentine’s Day</b>? We got a ton of emails asking if we …

SPOT CONCEALING

makeup<p>post + photos by amy nadine, graphic design by eunice chun<p>First let me say it was very hard for me to post a picture of a blemish on TBD! But …

HOW TO MAKE YOUR EYE SHADOW LAST LONGER

makeup<p>POST + PHOTOS BY AMY NADINE, GRAPHIC DESIGN BY EUNICE CHUN<p>This is the easiest way to make your eye shadow last all night. Because if you just …

DOUBLE DUTY MAKEUP: SUMMER EDITION

makeup<p>Post + Photography by Amy Nadine, Graphic Design by Eunice Chun<p>How great would it be if you could go away for the weekend and only pack 4 …

Quit Your Job and Travel The World: Reddit Users Reveal Their Final Straw

Quit your job and travel the world. <i>So much</i> easier said than done.<p>Sure, there are signs that clue you in, but how do you know when you’re ready? The final straw, that defining moment you decide to leave behind life as you know it and face uncertainty, all for the desire to explore the big, unknown …

The Top 10 New Zealand Beaches

New Zealand has more than 9,000 miles of coast and hundreds of pristine beaches. From jagged, rocky shores to hidden black and white sands, turquoise lagoons to tumultuous surf, seaside natural hot springs to immense dunes, there's a beach for every temperament in the land of the Kiwis. Whether …

New Zealand

Remodelista - Sourcebook for the Considered Home

Today's Design Dispatches<p>Material Interiors: A Shoppable Apartment in New York, Design Luminaries Edition<p>by Annie Quigley<p>May 24, 2018<p>Kitchen of the …

Kitchens

New Website Lets You Track Sharks Around Maui

Maui has received a fair amount of bad press this year. After an unprecedented spike in shark attacks this year, including one which led to the death of 20-year-old German tourist Jana Lutteropp, the Valley Isle seems to many visitors more terrifying than it is relaxing.<p>Now, just in time for the …

Traveler Tips and Articles - Traveler Tips and ArticlesTraveler Tips and Articles

<b>Steve Waters</b> Lonely Planet author<p>Leave the bright lights and tourist delights of Esfahan and Shiraz far behind to track down these astonishing millennia-old relics among the dusty wilds of ancient Persia. From snow-tipped northern crags to scorching southern deserts, you’ll traverse eroded volcanic …

The IceHotel in the Arctic Has To Install Fire Alarms

It may sound like a far-fetched April Fool’s Day joke: the hotel constructed almost entirely of ice that requires fire alarms. But for a hotel …

Lonely Planet’s Destination Turkey

• <b>Author:</b> Lonely Planet<p><i>Lonely Planet: The world’s leading travel guide publisher*</i><p>Get inspired with <b>Lonely Planet’s Destination Turkey</b>. Whether you’ve just bought your plane tickets or are still daydreaming about hot-air ballooning over Cappadocia’s honeycomb landscapes, walking amid the ancient ruins …

Where To Go Next in Europe

<i>By: Jordan Simon</i><p>Everyone knows the great capitals of Europe - London, Rome, Paris, Berlin: steeped in history and culture, rich in architecture, cuisine, and so much more. Unfortunately, the experience usually comes at a cost, whether in inflated prices or jostling crowds of fellow tourists. Yet …