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Sunday Best: Cannes Film Festival

You thought the ‘Ocean’s Eight’ cast looked stylish? Check out this gang.
Tags: Fashion, News, Life, Cannes film festival


The royal wedding dress: Haute couture with a Hollywood edge

It was not a Cinderella choice, not one that spoke of fantasy or old-fashioned fairy tales, but one that placed the woman proudly front and center.
Tags: Fashion, Hollywood, News, World, Nation & World


It is time for Fakhar Zaman to don the Whites

Fakhar Zaman finally got a match on tour and he wasted no time in showing what Pakistan had been missing.Why he was left out of the two tour matches before the test against Ireland still remains a mystery.With Zaman scoring a fluent 71 off 98 deliveries, Pakistan have an interesting problem at hand.Imam is of course the in-form opener currently. Azhar Ali had woefully been out of form, however considering he is the senior most batsman in the squad, his place was never in danger. Add to that his ...
Tags: England, Sex, Ireland, Pakistan, Imam, Leicestershire, Azhar Ali, Azhar, Sarfraz, Zaman, Fakhar Zaman, Faheem, Fakhar, Haris, Asad Babar


Rant & Rave: Rant to those who complain about homeless encampments

Readers rant about cursing at road workers, rude bus passengers, bicycle lanes, unleashed dogs; rave about help for homeless, praying for others, restaurant owner opening on day off, kidney donation.
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How to age well with the Mediterranean diet

The plant-forward Mediterranean diet has been linked with a number of possible health benefits. Could better aging be another? Nutritionist Carrie Dennett investigates.
Tags: Wellness, News, Life, Food & Drink, Mediterranean, Carrie Dennett


Purple toenails, diet changes for diabetes, and the effects of NSAIDs on cardiac health

The People’s Pharmacy answers reader questions about the side effects of gentian violet and ibuprofen. Plus: Could a low-carb diet improve symptoms of diabetes?
Tags: Wellness, News, Life, People 's Pharmacy


Don’t delete photos of deceased ex-boyfriend; send them to his family

There’s no universal formula for what grieving loved ones want most, but “lost” photographs and warm memories of the deceased are as close as you’ll ever get to it.
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Sponsored: American workers are taking more time off, sort of

But almost a quarter of surveyed workers said they hadn’t taken a vacation in more than a year.
Tags: News, Careers, Explore


Rant & Rave: Kids running wild at the zoo

Readers rave about catering order, rant about wild kids at the zoo.
Tags: News, Life


Rant & Rave: Increase fine for drivers’ cellphone use

Readers rave about help after bike accident, rant about cellphones while driving
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The downside of shielding kids from disturbing news

The downside of all downsides is that your ignorant bliss is a fiction.
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Anastasia Beverly Hills Sale

There’s some nice Anastasia Beverly Hills clearance at macys.com and nordstrom.com today you might want to indulge in! All items ship free! Anastasia Beverly Hills Blush Set ($21) at macys.com Anastasia Beverly Hills Blush Trios ($21) at macys.com Anastasia Beverly Hills Blush Trios ($21) at nordstrom.com Enjoy! You may also enjoy... Juice Beauty Friends and Family SaleAnastasia Beverly Hills Blush Kit $21 Plus Free Shipping!It Cosmetics 25% Off Coupon Code Friends and Family 2015 SaleAna...
Tags: Beauty, Anastasia Beverly Hills, Steals and Deals, Anastasia Beverly Hills Sale, Anastasia Beverly Hills Blush Trios


8 Natural Products That’ll Transform Your Summer Beauty Routine

When making the transition to an au naturel beauty routine, you might ask yourself, Where the hell do I start? Well, the key to any summer swap is finding formulas that are as airy and breezy as the caftan you'll practically live in all season long. But when it comes to finding green products that won't clump, flake, or drip off the second you step outside, you'll notice that your pool of picks to choose from has suddenly dwindled.Sure, you could spend hours combing through Insta feeds or relen...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Hawaii, Insta, Toner, Ilia, Ulta Beauty, Kjaer Weis, Kjaer Weis Spray, Ilia Limitless Lash Mascara, Ilia Like


Fragrance Review: Tom Ford Vanille Fatale (2017)

Summary: Tom Ford's newest oriental aroma in the exclusive Private Blend collection, Vanille Fatale, sets vanilla against a backdrop of rich accents including coffee, myrrh, saffron, and barley to create a complex yet familiar interpretation of this classic note. Perfumer:  Yann Vasnier Try this if you like: Non-foody, non-creamy vanilla; spicy orientals (think resins and woods); cereal-t... Read full article: Fragrance Review: Tom Ford Vanille Fatale (2017) from Fragrantica Perfumes an...
Tags: Fashion, Tom Ford, Fragrantica Perfumes, Yann Vasnier, Tom Ford Vanille Fatale, Vanille Fatale


Lou & Grey's Summer Drop Is All We Want This Season

Oh hello ice-cream-truck weather — nice to see you again. You know what else is nice? Switching out our bulky cold-proof wardrobe for a 24/7 uniform of colorful, breathable pieces that'll leave us feeling 100. To make the seasonal flip an easy one, we turned to the soft, stylish buys at Lou & Grey. No matter what you have on deck this summer — from weekend beach hangs to patio Frosé sessions — the effortless staples here provide the ultimate base for your hot-weather lineup.In fact, we love the...
Tags: Fashion, Music, United States, Zara, Rhode Island, Grey, Lou, Lou Grey


Your End-All Guide To Perfecting Your Hair-Care Routine

Your ultimate guide to gorgeous hair... if(window.location.href.indexOf("refinery29.com") > -1) { window.location.replace('https://www.refinery29.com/ulta-hair-products-guide-curly-coily-straight-wavy/'); } Like what you see? How about some more R29 goodness, right here?The Fastest Way To Fix Your Dry, Split EndsRoyal Wedding-Worthy Ways To Rock Your LocsGreat News For Your Hair: Ulta Is Having A Major Sale
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Memorial Day Weekend Packing Guide

You should be relaxing with a glass of wine or a shot of Alacran Cristal Tequila the night before you go away for Memorial Day Weekend. Instead, you’re usually running around trying to pack your suitcase at the last minute. Do you throw in too much stuff because you don’t know exactly what to take? Or do you forget something important like sunscreen?  I think you’ll find it a lot easier if you pack a few essentials first. You will have less to worry about when the weekend rolls around. H...
Tags: Fashion, Memorial Day, Vacation, Layering, Sunscreen, Memorial Day Weekend, Shopbop, Kaftan, Swimsuit, Fashion Advice, Vacations & Getaways, Little Black Dress, Platform Sneakers, Alacran, Light Cardigan, Packing Guide


A Week In New York City On A $32,084 Salary

Welcome toMoney Diaries , where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we're tracking every last dollar.Today: a project coordinator working in fashion who makes $32,084 per year and spends some of her paycheck this week on chicken parm from her office cafeteria.Occupation: Project CoordinatorIndustry: FashionAge: 33Location: New York CitySalary: $32,084Payche...
Tags: Fashion, Music, New York, Pinterest, New York City, San Francisco, Netflix, Brooklyn, Starbucks, East Village, Sheepshead Bay, Kimmie Greene


Dear Fragrantica: When Does Collecting Fragrances Become an Addictive Habit?

There is often a period when entering the world of fragrances of feeling elated to discover so many different smells from so many different places. It can be overwhelming, but so exciting. I think most of us can recall some of the first perfume purchases we made, some successful blind buys (some perhaps not so successful,) and obtaining a first "holy grail" scent: something you'd wanted for a l... Read full article: Dear Fragrantica: When Does Collecting Fragrances Become an Addictive Habit?...
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KKW Beauty Will Launch 2 Highlighter Palettes - We Like!

We knew this day would come, we just didn't know it would happen so soon. KKW Beauty will launch arguably the most popular beauty product in town: a highlighter palette. And not just one, mind you; the mogul's rolling out two four-pan palettes for your glowing pleasure. Kim casually dropped this little news item on May 19 - aka the same day as the royal wedding. Although a few Twitter users scolded Kim for what they perceived was an attempt to divert attention from the historic event, many are ...
Tags: Kim Kardashian, Makeup, Beauty, Kim, Highlighter, Beauty Products, Beauty News, Beauty Shopping, KKW Beauty


Aire Loewe Fantasía

Aire Loewe Fantasía, launched in April 2018, represents the most sparkling, fresh and citrusy interpretation of the original Aire Loewe so far. The new edition is inspired by the original composition from 1985, described as light, fresh and comfortable. A woman who wears it is conceived as natural, cheerful and spontaneous, full of confidence. Aire Loewe Fantasía is a citrusy-floral-m... Read full article: Aire Loewe Fantasía from Fragrantica Perfumes and Colognes Magazine.
Tags: Fashion, Fragrantica Perfumes, Aire Loewe Fantasía, Aire Loewe


The Magical Scrunchie That's Already Sold Out 3 Times

You never want something until you can't have it. So, each week in The Sell-Out, we're getting the scoop from your favorite retailers on what's selling like crazy. Watch this space to find out what everyone's buying, sign up for wait lists, and keep tabs on restocks.We're all for throwback trends here at Refinery29, especially of the '80s and '90s variety. Case in point: scrunchies. They're scientifically proven to make your outfit 100% cooler and more fun. (The source for that fact is me, and ...
Tags: Amazon, Fashion, Music, Zara, Times, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Lisa, Chiquita, Halle, Donni, Jenna Dewan Kendall Jenner Chloe, Donni Silk Chiquita, Topshop Velvet, Gah Assorted Velvet Scrunchies


Here's 3 Things You Can Do With Talent Claiming "Disruptor" Status...

If you're in the business of thinking about management and leadership, you'll get this post. We love to celebrate the disruptors, right?  Big ideas, crazy results, etc. Of course, the dirty little secret is that we only love the disruptors that don't get capped at the knees by the cultures they are trying to change.  The disruptors who don't make it?  We hate them. We only celebrate the disruptors who make it.  The ones who don't are freaks/abnormals/cancers.  To tell the difference, you probab...
Tags: Apple, Jobs, Steve Jobs, Careers, Innovation, Bob, Dustin Hoffman, Talent, Tom Cruise, Kris Dunn, Apple Stores, KD, Bob Lyons


Meghan Markle's Reception Look Was Full Of Hidden Meanings

Before the world even had a chance to recover from the gorgeousness of Meghan Markle ’s first elegant wedding dress, the new Duchess of Sussex stunned in a second reception look that had plenty of meaning and charm.The second gown, a silky, sleek halter with an open back was designed by British designer Stella McCartney, daughter of rock ‘n’ roll legend Sir Paul McCartney, who, funny enough, was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in 1997. Stella McCartney recently shared the original sketch of the ...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Instagram, Wales, Paul Mccartney, Diana, Jaguar, Prince Harry, Harry, Stella Mccartney, Mccartney, Sussex, Elizabeth Ii, Kensington Palace, Windsor, Elizabeth


Washing Clothes With Vinegar Instead Of Detergent

  You probably invest a lot of money and effort in keeping your wardrobe of clothes up to date. The last thing you want is for them to start looking worn and lack luster after only a short period of time. This is why you need to make sure that you wash your clothes in the right way. There are many solutions you can use to improve fabric care when you wash clothing and other items. Did you know you can save money and take better care of your clothes by using washing clothes with  scented vi...
Tags: Fashion, Vinegar, Detergent, Laundry, Washing Machine, Stains, Homesteading, Home Life, Cleaning Products, Laundry Detergent, Remove Stains, Washing Clothes


Meghan Markle’s Givenchy Wedding Dress Was Absolutely Stunning

It was the moment we’ve been waiting for, for months. On Saturday afternoon, we finally got to see Meghan’s (now known as the Duchess of Sussex) wedding dress and while the style (simple, classic and sophisticated) was exactly what we expected, the designer definitely was not. With the majority of royal fans betting on Ralph & Russo or Erdem as the most obvious choice, the honour of creating one of the most anticipated wedding dresses of all time went to British designer Clare Waight Keller for...
Tags: Fashion, Top Stories, Royal Wedding, Diana, Stella-McCartney, Sussex, Commonwealth, Givenchy, Mary, Meghan, Ralph Russo, Erdem, MEGHAN MARKLE, Clare Waight Keller, Celebrity Style, Frogmore House


J.Lo & Taylor Swift Both Wore This Trending Makeup Trick At The Billboard Awards

The Billboard Music Awards red carpet may have been all over the map in the fashion department — we saw everything from huge ruffle sleeves to head-to-toe leopard print — but the makeup was far more wearable. As in, we'll be copying these looks tomorrow.See, if there's one thing we took away from tonight's show, it's that matching your eyeshadow to your outfit is a surefire way to instantly pull a look together. What's more, it makes you look like you thought long and hard about your look when ...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Jennifer Lopez, Taylor, Mila Kunis, Halsey, Ciara, Kevin Winter Getty, Dua Lipa, Alyson Stoner, Frazer Harrison Getty, Matt Winkelmeyer Getty, Jon Kopaloff, LISA O CONNOR


Jenna Bush Hager Just Made A Major Statement About Gun Safety

Jenna Bush Hager — the daughter of former President George W. Bush — doesn't typically wade into politics. But after the Santa Fe High School shooting, in which a 17-year-old killed 10 people and injured 10 others, the mother of two young kids was moved to speak up.Along with a picture of her home state of Texas and a heart, Bush Hager posted a powerful statement on Instagram."I know the world is focused on a wedding, but my heart is in my home state and it is broken," started Bush Hager, who i...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Texas, Instagram, Nbc News, Muslim, George W Bush, Santa Fe, Trump, Barbara, Santa Fe High School, Jenna Bush Hager, Bush Hager


Chanel Les Beiges Collection

One collection I’ve fallen in love with over and over is the CHANEL Les Beiges Collection. This sheer, nude makeup collection is inspired by natural beauty. It’s an effortlessly chic look, perfect for summer. Of all the CHANEL releases throughout the year, other than holiday, Les Beiges is my favorite. It’s pretty, glowy; the epitome of you, but better. Who can resist that? This year’s release brings about more shade variants, with more medium and deep offerings. Although Le Vernis nail shad...
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The Empowering Reason Dolores Always Looks So Perfect On Westworld

If the sell-out popularity of brighter-than-bright metallic highlighters is any indication, we humans may be trying to look more like shiny robots by the day. But on Westworld, a show in which humans and robots coexist in carefully constructed environments, it’s the robots who are trying to pass for human, with help from a little makeup magic.In the show’s park setting, the hosts’ (or robots’) artifice is reflected in perfect doll-like makeup, as worn by Evan Rachel Wood’s character Dolores. Bu...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Hbo, Chanel, Dolores, Evan, Clementine, Hoke, Mariposa, Thandie Newton, Evan Rachel Wood, Maeve, Kevyn Aucoin, Thandie, Angela Sarafyan, Rachel Hoke