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Fashion trend: Mom used to be cooler than you

Our mothers were style pioneers who brought the spirit of revolution, counterculture and women's rights into their closets, changing fashion for decades to come. More>>

12 things to do with your old shoes

Outworn, outgrown or out of style, old shoes are a fact of life.  More>>

Three summer braids: Paso a paso

Stay cool and sexy all summer with la trenza, this season’s hottest hair trend. Braids are easily dressed up or down and can be worn on almost any occasion. Plus, they’re great for second or third day hair. More>>

How to store your makeup to keep it fresh

Yes, like the milk in your fridge, makeup has a freshness date. More>>

The best beauty uses for baking soda

Using baking soda in place of your regular, store bought facial cleanser, scrub, body wash, shampoo and toothpaste is an easy way to cut costs, reduce exposure to chemicals and see an improvement in your hair, skin and nails. More>>

4 hidden honeymoon spots

Opt for one of these low-key hideaways less than an hour from a major air hub. More>>

The effects of wearing high heels

Like many other forms of fashion folly of days gone by, researchers have discovered that wearing high heels, even for a relatively short period of time, can have some major effects on the body. More>>

10 anti-aging tips to make yourself look younger

Since you can’t wish yourself younger, you’ll just have to defy aging the old-fashioned way -- by trying these 10 anti-aging tips to make yourself look younger. More>>

Finding new colors and patterns for men

If your daily uniform is a white Oxford shirt and navy suit, it’s time to take your wardrobe to the next level. More>>

Scents may sway your sense of beauty

Women may be seen as more attractive if they use scented products or perfumes, a small new study suggests. More>>

Simple tips for throwing a wedding at home

Your wedding should be a memorable day and having it in a space that means a lot to you will create an extra special feeling. More>>

Natural blondes may have 1 gene to thank

Blondes may or may not have more fun, but one thing's now clear: They do have something special in their genes. More>>

Plan a dream wedding on a dime

Say “I do” without breaking the bank.
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Are you using the wrong hair products?

Using the wrong hair products can further hair damage instead of repairing it. More>>

5 hair care mistakes you’re making

Think your daily hair care routine is full of healthy hair choices? You may be surprised to discover that you’re unwittingly wreaking havoc on your tresses. More>>

Get gorgeous in under 5 minutes

Got an hour or two to get beautiful in the morning before you head to work? Of course you don’t! But with some savvy planning and smart product choices, you can leave home looking polished and near perfect -- even when you’re slipping your shoes on as you head out the door.
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Nail your spring manicure

There are new shapes, new shades of polish and a new sophistication to the season’s manicures and pedicures. More>>

Cruise honeymoons: Two if by sea Video included

Show up, check in, have a blast -- those are pretty much the only requirements for a post-wedding cruise. More>>

How to fix over-plucked eyebrows

Well-shaped eyebrows frame your whole face, but if you’ve tweezed out too much, don’t panic! Try these beauty tips and tricks to get your brows back in shape. More>>

9 spring trends that will turn you into a '90s pop star

 Many of the spring 2014 trends seem fresh and fun, but if you were alive and well in the '90s, you've seen them before. These nine trends will have you saying "Oops, I did it again." More>>

Plump up your best beauty assets

With each passing birthday, our lips lose a little volume and our hair -- on our heads and lashes -- tends to get thinner. But you can fatten up your best beauty assets with a few fast, simple tips. More>>

What your handbag says about you

 A woman’s go-to handbag can speak volumes about who she is. Read on to find out what your preferred purse reveals about you! More>>

Shopping: The worst cure for heartbreak

What happens to a stylist/fashion blogger when she gets her heart broken? She goes on a shopping binge, of course! But after splurging on fashion, a reality check could be in order.
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Dress better than your boyfriend

Women have long co-opted items from the closets of their husbands and boyfriends. Designers are now introducing menswear-inspired looks for women too. More>>

How to talk to your hairdresser

Good communication is the basis of walking out of a salon looking like a million dollars. More>>

How to extend the life of your blowout

Using the right techniques and products -- starting before you even touch the blow-dryer -- will help you maintain your style for days. More>>

Wedding present etiquette: Did the bride receive my gift?

Check out this expert Q&A for advice on wedding gift etiquette.
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The clear-the-clutter closet makeover

Quality, not quantity, is the key to a smart woman’s closet. More>>

Hair color trends to love right now

With spring just around the corner, it’s time for a gorgeous renewal. More>>

How you should wear red this season

Shy about wearing red? Don’t be! You can make this dynamic color work for you with these tips from celebrity stylists and makeup artists. More>>

Guide to looking picture perfect on your wedding day

Look picture perfect with help from this wedding beauty calendar. Learn what to do -- and what to skip -- each week before your big day. More>>

5 sample tips to avoid itchy skin in the winter

Do you find that your skin begins to feel tight and itchy once the weather gets cold? If so, you're definitely not alone. More>>

Your new winter manicure

Just because you’re not wearing bright pinks or corals in January through March doesn’t mean your nails need to be dull. More>>

A beauty editor’s hair resolutions for 2014

Gorgeous hair is a confidence booster that lets you move forward better in all other areas of your life. More>>

5 ways to keep skin healthy all winter

Between the cold dry air outdoors and the hot dry air indoors, skin definitely needs a little more TLC. Read on to find out how to winter-proof your skin care routine. More>>

5 inspiring new year's resolutions you can keep

If the new year’s resolutions you’ve made already sound unrealistic, here are some new ones that you’ll actually be inspired to keep. More>>

7 beauty staples to get you through the holidays

It may be time to reach for your holiday survival beauty kit.  Here are the seven things you should always have in it. More>>

8 venues with a farm to table wedding menu

These hotels each offer standout wedding food that showcases their destinations and will get guests talking. More>>

Tips for strengthening brittle nails

Find out how to strengthen nails and get them looking in great shape. More>>

How to dress 10 pounds slimmer

Wearing the right styles, fit and colors can take off pounds instantly. More>>

Updating the little black dress for the holidays

You love the LBD because it’s classic, slimming and will never go out of style -- but that doesn’t mean you shouldn't add new twist when you wear it. More>>

How to choose a beach wedding dress

Check out these tips for selecting a beach-friendly wedding gown. More>>

This bag is truly cosmopolitan!

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Remember how embarrassing it used to be when you would go to the movies with your mom, and she would stuff her big bag with candies and sodas? It turns out mom was a genius.
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The new approach to hair care

Discovering the skin care line that works best for you is like finding the brand of jeans that are perfect for your body: It’s only a slight exaggeration to say that it’s a life-transforming experience. Get ready for the same experience when it comes to hair care products.

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Party makeup in 3 minutes or less

A festive party calls for a little more makeup than your everyday swipe of lip gloss, and it’s surprisingly easy to liven up your look and still be out the door in a flash. More>>

Office casual done right

Informal work gear isn’t the same thing as weekend wear. More>>

5 style finds to spice up your fall wardrobe

For an instant style boost, add any of these five glamorous finds to your outfits this fall. More>>

How to pack your wedding dress

Worried about transporting your wedding dress to a far-off locale? Don't stress! Here are five tips from the experts on how to pack your gown like a pro. More>>

The costume hater's guide to Halloween

With a little humor, some beauty tricks and a few inexpensive trinkets, getting into the spirit of Halloween can become more of a treat than a trick. More>>

Could your genes help bring you wedded bliss?

One of the keys to a successful marriage may lurk not in the stars but in your genes. A new study links variation in a single gene to the ability to tolerate the good times and bad times of married life. More>>

Tips and tricks to avoid beauty mishaps

Wardrobe malfunctions, streaky tans, toes slipping out of shoes -- you name it, we’ve seen it on the red carpet. More>>

Discover your perfect lipstick of the season

Finding your perfect shade among the season’s offerings of classic red, plum wine and berry is as easy as sipping a cup of cocoa by the fire. More>>

Stellar style finds for less

Knowing how to shop smart is what it’s all about. More>>

The real message behind status handbags?

When women buy fancy purses or certain other luxury items, it may be an attempt to stake a claim on their men, according to a new study. More>>

Fast and fabulous hair fixes

Whether you are running from the gym to work or from a project meeting to happy hour, sometimes you have no time to spare. More>>

The all-inclusive wedding guide

Looking for a wedding resort that blends ceremony and reception with convenience and activities, all for one upfront price? Consider an all-inclusive. Read on to learn how to find just the right resort and plan your day to perfection. More>>

Best celebrity hairstyles of the season

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Here are four great looks from celebs. At least one of them is likely to work for you. More>>

Want to spend less? Shop in high heels

The higher your heels, the smarter the shopper you will be. More>>

Hair and makeup ideas to speed up your morning routine

Beauty is brutal, especially in the morning. Here are some tips on getting ready for your day in five minutes flat.
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Best sneakers for going back to school

There's arguably no other purchase that is more universal for back to school. But buy the wrong ones, and your kid will cry "not cool!"
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Pack like a celebrity stylist

Check out this list of what all fashion fiends should include in their getaway suitcases this season. More>>

7 summer style essentials

If you’ve got the basics down -- good jeans, T-shirts and tanks -- all you need are a few fresh pieces to liven up your wardrobe. More>>

10 tips for perfect wedding welcome bags

Wedding welcome bags are a great way to greet your guests and show off your destination at the same time. Here are ten things to keep in mind. More>>

The 3 summer skirts your closet needs

Every fashion-forward woman's summer closet should also boast summer skirts.

 
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Is it time for a makeover?

No one likes to feel stuck in a rut. But if you're still rooted to the same old clothing, hair and makeup styles you've worn for years, you could be robbing yourself of the opportunity to look your best. More>>

Honeymoon help 101

What's the best way to score honeymoon deals? Should you book a honeymoon package or plan excursions on your own? World-renowned travel planners answer these questions. More>>

Survive wedding season on a budget

Many of us spend our summer traveling from wedding to wedding, and this celebration of love and life can get very expensive.
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12 destination wedding etiquette questions answered

Make your guests feel at ease by minding the proper p's and q's of destination wedding etiquette.
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Get this summer’s hottest hair trends

Worried about bad hair days this summer? No need! Just try one or more of these stress-free, no-fuss 'dos. More>>

Find your most flattering neckline

When it comes to choosing a T-shirt, blouse, sweater or dress, it's the neckline that is likely to make all the difference between a look that flatters your figure and one that accentuates your less-than-perfect parts. More>>

Solutions for oily hair

Although you can't permanently change your scalp's composition or your hair type, there are a few things you can do to help control oil and get hair that looks fresh and healthy. More>>

Anti-aging makeup tips

With a few smart makeup techniques, you can turn back the clock. More>>

Seven steps to frizz-free hair forever

To manage frizz, you have to first understand why it happens and then learn how to beat it. More>>

What's giving away your age?

Find out what could be giving away the number of candles on your birthday cake -- and what you can do to stop them. More>>

How to style hair without heat

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Beautiful tresses are a powerful thing for women, and many of us turn to blow-dryers, straighteners and curling irons every day as the path to a polished look.
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Four ways to fake great legs

After a long winter, you're definitively ready to toss aside boots and leggings for sandals and short skirts. The question is: Are your legs prepared? More>>

Top hair trends for spring

The No. 1 rule in the world of hairstyling, "Hair follows fashion," couldn't be any truer this spring. More>>

What your hair says about you

Good things happen to women on their good hair days. More>>

Fight frizz before it starts

Check out these simple, anti-frizz strategies that even busy people can squeeze into a hectic day. More>>

Beauty tips to repair winter damage -- fast!

Cold, dry outdoor air and overheated indoor environments make for limp, static-y locks, tight, uncomfortable skin, chapped lips and cracked soles. More>>

From damaged hair to dazzling hair

Top pros reveal how to restore your hair's health and prevent havoc in the first place.
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5 minute makeover tips

When you're ready to experiment with a new look, you don't need a day at the salon and a team of stylists to achieve it. More>>

The accessory that works with any outfit

Why discount any piece of clothing just because the calendar changes, when you could simply find fun new ways to rock your favorite staples all year round? More>>

Secrets to flawless foundation

Want gorgeous skin? Fake it! More>>

Gorgeous hair -- Getting the most from conditioners

Your hair's length, the amount of chemical processing it endures and the frequency with which you use hot styling tools are all factors to consider in your conditioning regimen. More>>

Find the right mascara for you

It's easy to have wow-worthy lashes when you choose and correctly apply the mascara that’s right for you. More>>

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