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6 Men’s Toiletries Women Should Steal (and 1 They Definitely Shouldn’t)

The packaging might be different, but what’s inside many men’s and women’s products is almost identical. But—bonus!—men’s toiletries tend to...


7 Simple Ways to Care for Your Summer Wardrobe

How to stop your sunglasses from stretching, fold your favorite airy sweater, and keep your whites as white as possible.


10 Tricks to Make Yourself Look Better in Photos

Selfies! Profile pics! Here's how to make sure you put your best face forward. Hint: Stop saying 'cheese.'


11 Common Bra Mistakes You Make, and How to Fix Them

It's not just about wearing the wrong size (though that sure is common). Here, surprising tips on proper bra washing,...


Clean and Care for Sweaters: 6 Tips to Make Your Favorite Knits Last Forever

Quality knits can last upwards of 10 years. Here's how to show your sweaters the TLC they deserve.


How to Make Jewelry: 5 Handmade Projects That Look Totally Professional

Lusting for new baubles? In their book Make A Statement, Janet Crowther and Katie Covington teach you how to make...


11 Tricks to Sneaking in a Workout

Here's how to sneak in a workout during the day, either on the job or during lunch—and look like you...


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New Research: How to Look Younger

Whether you can fool others about your age depends on a surprising mix of factors.

How to Wash Athleisure So It Looks New Longer

Experts suggest washing our gym clothes and athleisure after every wear to curb bacterial growth, but the laundry process isn't...