Victoria Shaffer

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14 Genius Ways to Store Your Beauty Products

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Lips

Black Rubber and Leather Winter Boots That Are Warm and Waterproof

I couldn't tell you, for sure, how much of my life I've wasted agonizing over winter boot-buying decisions. For years I've searched for the perfect cold-weather footwear: something warm, waterproof, and slip-resistant but still respectable enough to wear to work at <i>Glamour</i> HQ. Well, guess what. I …

5-Minute Outfit Idea: Denim Look for The Weekend

<i>For those mornings you oversleep before work, battle your closet in preparation for a night out, or simply need some extra inspiration on a Saturday morning, we're coming to your rescue with chic and effortless five-minute outfit ideas.</i><p>The always-polished Blair Eadie of Atlantic-Pacific delivers …

Low Calorie, Low Fat Summer Dinner Recipes

Somehow summer is coming to a close. I have no idea how that happened, truly...I feel like it was May only a few days ago.<p>But! We can make the most of it, right? There are still plenty of opportunities to host a summer dinner party, hit the beach, have a picnic...and plenty of healthy (yet yummy!) …

Simple Summertime Basil Chicken Curry with Coconut Ginger-Lime Rice.

This is what I call summer cozy food.<p>Who says that because it’s summer we can’t have cozy food? Personally, I am all about the cozy foods. And yeah, …

The Healthiest Summer Sangria EVER

Consider this your new favorite drink.<p>Summer without sangria just doesn't feel right. The only problem: You may accidentally be pouring on the sugar and calories if you're not paying attention to what you throw in that pitcher. But it's easy to give this drink a healthy makeover without sacrificing …

Bread

How Cameron Diaz, Jennifer Aniston, and Other Stars Quit Smoking

I have a dear friend who's trying to quit smoking—she's one of the 42.1 million people in the U.S. who turns to cigs—and she's doing a great job of lessening her daily intake. Still, she's in need of extra motivation—as many wannabe-quitters are!—so I thought it was worth taking a look at some of …

5 Fruits and Veggies You've Been Eating Wrong

Prepare to have your mind blown.<p>If you're anything like us, you would eat a lot more beets, pomegranates, and kiwis if you could just figure out an easy way to prep them. Luckily, some of our favorite food blogs have come up with pretty ingenious ways to simplify the process. Take a look, then try …

Healthy Eating

A Yummy, Healthy Recipe: Sweet Pea and Avocado Salad

Spring is right around the corner, so get excited to head to your local farmers' market and pick up your favorite veggies for a fresh salad. Springtime is a great time to switch from our winter comfort foods and enjoy clean, whole foods that prepare us for the warmer weather ahead. Dig into this …

Pure Genius: Avocado Chocolate Chip Cookies

Seriously, why didn't someone think of these sooner?<p>Prepare to see a lot more avocados very soon: Menu trends experts recently named avocados the "ingredient of the year" at the 2013 MUFSO Supershow, a food-service industry conference. Get in on the trend by adding more avocados to your at-home …

Chocolate Chip Cookies

I'm Obsessed With Tiny Hands' Adorable Food-Inspired Jewelry That Smells Like the Real Thing

Here's a sweet afternoon treat that won't ruin your New Year's resolutions: Tiny Hands' amazing food-inspired jewelry that doesn't just <i>look</i> like the real thing—they <i>smell</i> like the real thing too.<p>So that means this $28 butter and maple syrup waffle necklace (above, that Amy Poehler wore on an episode …

10 Beauty Products That Work on Everyone

No matter what your skin tone, skin type, or hair color, these buys deliver. The best part? You can pick up every product here from the Shop Glamour App or on shop.glamour.com.

Why Eat Out Tonight When You Can Make This Amazing Spinach Salad Recipe Instead

Ready for an easy lunchtime salad that's super fresh and super easy to assemble? This recipe takes less than 5 minutes to prepare and you can toss it into a sealable container to enjoy at work! I always serve organic spinach (since spinach is one of the Dirty Dozen a.k.a. the dirtiest veggies …

Life

The pop star and frontwoman shares how her daily practice inspires her creativity and makes her feel protected.<p>Here's how Yin Yoga could help you …

3 Impressive Dishes You Can Totally Make

These meals only look like they require serious kitchen know-how<p>If your idea of cooking is whipping up a box of Annie’s Organic & Natural Mac and Cheese, we have some seriously good news for you: It doesn’t take a ton of time or effort to make something wholesome and delicious that will totally …

Recipes

Asian Salmon with Coriander, Ginger, and Honey

Amp up your intake of heart-healthy omega-3 fats in the most mouthwatering style<p>Trying to add more fish to your diet? Good! This yummy salmon dish is a great way to start. The omega-3 fats in this lean protein increase the production of a compound that repairs damaged cells and helps control …

Nutrition

How to Master the At-Home Blowout

1. Apply heat-styling spray to damp hair, then part it into four sections (six if yours is really thick), twist, and clip in place.<p>2. Unravel one of the sections closest to nape of neck in back. Hold the dryer with dominant hand, and brush hair with opposite hand while pulling it taut. Follow the …

We're Calling It: 2014 is the Year of the Bob

And we have the evidence to prove it<p>If you've been toying with the idea of chopping off your locks, now is <i>definitely</i> the time. The proof: TONS of celebrities stepped out with brand-new bobs recently.<p>First Kelly Osbourne debuted her (still lavender) cut on Instagram:<p>Then we saw Kristen Wiig swap her …

Hairstyling

How to Upgrade Your Makeup Brushes for 2014 (and Look a Little Prettier All Year Long)

Confession: I'm lazy when it comes to makeup brushes. I've found some that work and stuck with 'em, not feeling inspired to experiment with anything new. But as celebrity makeup artist Nick Barose has pointed out to me, there are plenty of new task-specific brushes that have a lot to offer the …

Doctors Say You Should Stop Taking Multivitamins

Science says you don't need to pop that pill every morning<p>Before you shell out for another pack of supplements, listen to this: A growing body of research shows that taking multivitamins may not be beneficial to your health and in some cases it may actually be harmful, according to a recent …

Chronic Disease

Make a Slimmed-Down Sweet Potato Casserole

Your Thanksgiving meal just got healthier<p>Now that Halloween's over, it's pretty much impossible to avoid Thanksgiving talk. But you don't have to surrender to what may seem like an inevitable pig-out session. In fact, most Thanksgiving foods are pretty nutritious—until you add tons of fat and …

Jennifer Aniston Loves New Bob Haircut And Color, Says Colorist “Outdid” Himself

She's back and better than ever — thanks in part to her longtime colorist <b>Michael Canale</b>. One day after <b>Jennifer Aniston's</b> stylist <b>Chris McMillan</b> put …

3 Crazy-Tempting Vegan Recipes

Get your taste buds ready for some vegan amazingness<p>Warning: Food cravings are about to kick in. You can thank Post Punk Kitchen’s Isa Chandra Moskowitz. In her just-released cookbook, <i>Isa Does It</i>, and new 10-episode web series, <i>Make It Vegan</i>, the chef explains how to whip up a slew of delicious, …

Recipes

The Best Kale Salad Ever

Bonus: It so easy, you can make it all the time<p>If you get a little too excited for bagel Fridays at your office, then you’re about to get very jealous when we tell you that Google offers its employees free lunch every single day (not to mention unlimited free snacks). One of the most popular items …

New York City

What To Avoid At The Orthopedist's Office

If the orthopedist wants to inject saline into your arthritic knee, it's time to say no thanks. Same for taking the popular supplements glucosamine and chondroitin for arthritis pain.<p>Why? There's no good evidence to prove they'll help you.<p>Those are two of the latest additions to lists of medical …

Hearst Magazines

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Healthy Lunch Idea: Grilled Cheese, Basil, and Pear Sandwiches

1. Lay four slices of bread on a flat surface. Using a knife, spread honey onto two slices to cover the surface.<p>2. Lay two slices of cheese on two slices of bread, then lay pear slices and basil on top.<p>3. Top the cheese and pear halves with remaining bread slices.<p>4. Heat one tablespoon of butter in …

Protein: Your Secret Weight-Loss Weapon

A high protein diet is your key to healthy weight loss. Here, the protein-rich foods you should be eating<p>You'd think that if the low-carb diet craze taught us anything, it's the importance of a high protein diet. But even if you haven't eaten a hamburger bun since the late '90s, it doesn't …

Weight Loss

The 10 Best Fitness Foods for Women

Eat up, get fit! Because the path to a strong, capable, toned body begins in the kitchen

Nutrition