Yi Wei Lim

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7 Classic Nail Polishes, in Every Tried-and-True Hue, to Rock on Your Wedding Day

Regardless of your wedding theme or color scheme, a classically hued mani is never at risk of clashing. And if you're looking to complement your bridal style—no matter what it is—with classic wedding nail colors or wedding toe nail colors, look no further.<p>We’ve rounded up some of our favorite …

Makeup

18 Places You Should Be Cleaning with Vinegar in Your Kitchen

The best all-purpose cleaner is probably in your cupboard right now. News flash: You should be cleaning <i>everything</i> in your kitchen with white vinegar. When diluted with water, it is a "miracle cleaner" that our test kitchen uses for almost everything. Vinegar is made of acetic acid, which is a …

Instant Pot

“Titanic” Is Actually a Lesson About Fierce, Non-Conforming Women — and Privilege

Upon its release in December 1997, <i>Titanic</i> was hailed for its special effects, its actors (Kate Winslet and the late Gloria Stuart both picked up Oscar nominations), and for a love story that rivaled Romeo and Juliet’s in terms of tragedy — not to mention an ongoing debate over whether there was …

Titanic

7 Ways to Have Better Dreams at Night

Is anxiety over starting a brand new business or dealing with a quarter-life crisis keeping you up at night? Tzivia Gover, a certified dream therapist and author of <i>The Mindful Way to a Good Night’s Sleep</i> ($17), tells us that nightmares are a common cause of stress and sleep deprivation. Since …

Sleep

Muji previews the minimalist interiors of its first hotel

The hotel opens next month in Shenzen, China.<p>Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>0<p>The hotel opens next month in Shenzen, China.<p>0<p>SHARES<p>Muji diehards …

Say Hello to Japandi (The Minimalist Design Trend You’ve Been Waiting For)

Sometimes two styles are better than one. Japandi, one of 2017’s coolest design trends, is absolute proof of that. This hybrid aesthetic combines the …

Interior Design

Best Ways to Incorporate Millennial Pink in Your Home

Millennial pink was introduced to the world slowly, and then all at once. This dusty, muted version of a classic hue has taken the world by storm — …

Home Decorating

Old-Fashioned Chicken And Dumplings Recipe

Old-Fashioned Chicken And Dumplings Recipe<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Place chicken, celery, and carrots in a Dutch oven; add water and 2 teaspoons of the …

The 14 Most Popular Healthy Recipes on Pinterest in 2017

2017 was another big one for healthy eating. Trendy foods like turmeric and aquafaba (aka chickpea juice) got a ton of attention. A bunch of …

18 Cozy, Comforting Items to Get Your Hygge On | SELF

You’ve likely heard of hygge, that Danish word loosely meaning cozy. Everyone’s been loving it recently because, let's be honest, when the weather …

According to Pinterest, This Shade is 2018's New Neutral

2016 was the year of white, and since then, neutrals really have reigned supreme in home design, particularly when it comes to paint colors and large …

We're Head-Over-Heels for This Dramatic Decor Trend

Statement ceilings are having a moment and it's not hard to see why. According to Pinterest's end-of-the-year report, pins of statement ceiling are …

How To Decorate With Ultra Violet, Pantone Color Of The Year 2018

Every year the Pantone Color Institute reveals a new color ton which becomes the global trend for the season to come. The institute recognizes the …

This Is Why Millennials Have Quarter-Life Crises

According to a new study from LinkedIn, the fabled quarter-life crisis isn’t a myth; in fact, a whopping 75 percent of 25- to 33-year-olds say they’ve experienced feeling insecure or at a crossroads, making it impossible to trust their gut. You might be in the midst of a crisis without realizing …

Careers

10 Veggie Noodle Soup Recipes to Kick Your Cold

Bok Choy

13 Holiday Appetizers You Can Prep Way Ahead of the Party

Appetizers are essential for any holiday get-together. For a <i>stress-free</i> happy hour, choose foods that can be prepared in advance. We’ve outlined a few tricks for partially prepping some of the most popular appetizers ahead of time. Paired with a festive beverage, they set the tone for a fun …

Recipes

Women Have Been Banned from Facebook for Calling Men “Scum”

A host of female comedians and other women have been banned from Facebook in recent months for referring to men as “scum” and “trash,” thanks at least in part to a policy that lists “white men” as a protected group.<p>It’s no secret that social media can be a playground for misogynistic trolls eager …

Sheryl Sandberg

15 Old School Hair Hacks That Still Make Waves in 2017

ICYMI, 2017’s top fashion trends included a few can’t-miss tributes to grandmotherly style: Victorian collars, couch-y floral prints, and lace that says “doily” more than “boudoir,” to name a few. We may not adore all the fashion throwbacks, but the old-school beauty hacks have been fabulously …

Hair Care

Hearty Hair: The 10 Best Ways to Thicken Thinning Hair

Whether you like it or not, you’re probably going to experience some form of hair loss in your life.<p>The good news? There are ways to help slow hair …

A physicist explains the science of hyperspace—and why Star Wars isn’t entirely fiction

If you’re already a <i>Star Wars</i> fan, you know that the stories take place in a galaxy far, far away, so the laws of physics should still apply. On the other hand, these are obviously works of fiction; is there any point in applying those laws? My book makes the case that is is both fun and worthwhile …

Physics

9 Of The Best Highlighters So You Can Get Your Strobe On

Style<p>Remember, highlighter should be applied on the high points of the face.<p>If, like me and the rest of the world, you're getting into the whole …

While men are failing, "hidden" works by amazing women are being rediscovered

As the news cycles fixates on men who have taken advantage of their power and privilege to behave like monsters and criminals, a new documentary about the late actress Hedy Lamarr offers a fine counterbalance to the dark stories. Even more encouraging, its raison d’être—to reveal the little-told …

Women in Science

The One Under-Eye Concealer You Should Use To Look 10 Years Younger

Under-eye concealer is an essential for any makeup routine because of how amazing it can make your skin look, especially when it comes to your …

The 29 Lipsticks We Want To Wear All Fall & Winter

Summer felt a bit like the season of nude lip, don't you think? With Lip Kits reigning over our Instagram explore pages, we got very used to seeing a …

Robert Mugabe’s sacking makes way for hope in Zimbabwe—and uncertainty

Robert Mugabe has been fired as head of the Zanu-PF party, marking the end of his 37-year grip on power in Zimbabwe, and even longer at the helm of the ruling party. Mugabe was fired on Sunday (Nov. 19) and his wife, first lady Grace Mugabe, was expelled from the party for inciting division.<p>Mugabe …

Africa

The Interior Color Trends That'll Be Everywhere in 2018

01 of 22<p>Interior Colors to Look Out For<p>With 2018 just around the corner, there’s no better time to start thinking about all of the fun ways you can …

Home Decorating

Trumps offers to mediate in protracted South China Sea feud

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — President Donald Trump offered to mediate in the South China Sea disputes Sunday and his Chinese counterpart played down concerns over Beijing's military buildup and the prospects of war in the contested waters.<p>Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping spoke separately about …

Beijing is playing Trump “like a fiddle,” an ex-ambassador to China says

Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe’s recent hosting of Donald Trump was a masterclass in how to make the US president comfortable—feed him familiar food, take him on his favorite outing, golf, and tell him how much you like him.<p>But Chinese president Xi Jinping added a creamy layer of pomp and …

China

The pioneering photographer who captured beauty amid the chaos of modernising India

Born to an aristocratic family in Jaipur on Oct. 22, 1942, Raghubir Singh received his first camera, a gift from his brother, at the age of 14.<p>That marked the beginning of his lifelong fascination with photography, which would eventually lead to a career spent living in Hong Kong, Paris, and New …

India

Jack Ma is using Singles Day, a symbol of crass commercialism, to revitalize Tai Chi

Alibaba always puts on a spectacle on Singles Day, its annual online shopping extravaganza—and this year founder Jack Ma’s martial arts obsession is a part of it.<p>Ma’s appearing in a 24-minute martial arts film, <i>Gong Shou Dao</i>, alongside Jet Li, Tony Jaa, and other movie stars, that’s premiering as …

China