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I Spent 15% of My Salary on a Relationship "Coach" & All I Got Was a Lousy List

I spent 15% of my annual income (BEFORE taxes) on a dating/relationship coach. I won’t tell you the exact amount because A) You’ll know how much I …

Dating

How to Make Perfect Pan Sauce Every Time

By Alison Roman<p>Photos by Nicole Franzen<p>A seared piece of meat might sound boring. But when it’s drizzled with a silky reduction? Always exciting. These are the keys to pulling off a pro-grade pan sauce.<p>The whole “buy one, get one free” thing is a good deal. You pay for one thing and get something …

Recipes

Here's A Diet For People Who Really Love Food

Bon Appétit magazine's fifth annual Food Lover's Cleanse is here and it looks amazing — albeit a little intimidating — but SO DELICIOUS.<p>For the fifth year in a row, <i>Bon Appétit</i> has just published their post-holiday, get-healthy eating plan called The Food Lover's Cleanse. It's two weeks' worth of …

Healthy Eating

Classic Fall Lip Products to Try Now

1/13<p><b>Deep Reds</b><p><b>Rouge Dior in Pied De Poule</b><p>Part of Dior’s Limited Edition Fall 2014 collection, this shade not only keeps you on trend this season but, …

Pinterest

How To Contour For Every Skin Tone

Contouring can seem intimidating to any makeup newbie (sometimes even to a seasoned makeup lover), but enhancing your cheekbones or jawline doesn't …

Skin Care

Finance Alert! How Much Young Couples Should Save for Emergencies

How To Contour Your Nose Like a Celebrity

To make your nose look smaller or thinner, contouring is often your best bet. Celebrity makeup artist Mathias Allen with Hair Room Service shows us …

Makeup

Serious About Anti-Aging? 6 Ingredients You *Need* to Know

1/6<p><b>Retinol</b><p>Known for its acne-fighting and anti-aging abilities, retinol helps stimulate cell turnover, prevents wrinkles and pimples and improves sun …

Skin Care

The Face Exfoliator That Really, Really Works

We’ve all heard it before: regular exfoliation equals more radiant skin. I don’t know about you guys, but I’ve tried a handful of exfoliators over …

Skin Care

Beauty Articles | Beautylish

Chrissy Teigen and BECCA are back at it again with a summer capsule collection.<p>Including the Thirsty Palette and new shades of Velour Liquid Lipstick.<p>…

How To Avoid Dusting (And Still Live Happily Ever After)

• <b>Keep It Outside</b>: Put a good quality doormat outside your main entrance and, at the very least, wipe those shoes off at the door. Consider a “no shoe” …

"18 Again" Vaginal Shrinking Cream Is Somehow Not A Joke

Photo: Courtesy of Little Genie Products.<p>Here are some things that aren't completely terrible about <b>18 Again Vaginal Shrink Cream</b>:<p>- It meets TSA size …

32 Incredible Last-Minute Vacations That Don't Cost A Fortune

We're constantly counting down the number of days between now and the next long weekend. We know: All you want is to sit by a pool (or, better yet, …

Summer Vacation

Rag & Bone's Sweatpant Jeans--A Lazy Girl's Dream Come True

This might be one of those situations where you have to see it to believe it, but whether you think it’s true or not, rag & bone is selling the …

Time Out: The Saved By The Bell Movie Trailer Is Here

Cue "I'm so excited" freakout: The trailer for Lifetime's <i>The Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story</i> has dropped. Set to Bell Biv DeVoe's "Poison," it …

Top 10 Romantic Getaways for Honeymooners

1/10<p><b>Grace Mykonos,</b> <b>Mykonos, Greece</b><p>A true sea-view hotel, this intimate, boutique property provides the ultimate setting for you to unwind and discover …

Top 10

New to RCMA Makeup? Here’s How to Find the Right Foundations

VK Palette – #10<p><b>$72.00</b><p>SKINTONE: light to dark<p>UNDERTONE: neutral, warm, and reddish natural tan<p>BEST FOR: medium- to tan-tone Caucasian, medium-tone …

Tutorial: Learn to Apply RCMA Foundation Just Like a Pro

RCMA Makeup is best-known for its foundation, which is considered the best product of choice by professional artists—and for good reason. For …

Staffers Dish on Their Top Beauty Buys of the Year (So Far)

It’s that time of year again. Graduates everywhere are writing farewell and good luck in each other’s yearbooks, even though they’ll just all follow …

11 NYC Bars Perfect For Summer Fridays

The Summer Friday is a New York institution littered in mythos. Last year, The Wire reported on “The Fading Art of The Summer Friday,” while <i>Inc.</i> …

New York City

Instagram's Most Epic Engagement Rings

Of all the many, <i>many</i> types of selfies, surely the engagement ring selfie (that's #relfie for short) is the most divisive. For every woman who goes …

Engagement Rings

This Wearable Vibrator Is Surprisingly Elegant

Photo: Courtesy of Crave.<p>There's a new necklace that's generating <i>buzz</i> — which is why R29 Wellness, not Fashion, is covering it. Yes, the dramatic, …

5 Makeup Brushes That Make Application Easier

Makeup is moot without proper brushes, which is why excitement is brewing over the August grand opening of Morphé Makeup Brushes’ inaugural store in …

Makeup