You want to give your mom the dream vacation to Paris, but your bank account says you can barely afford a bottle of wine and some cheddar—we get it. There are plenty of ways to treat your mom without digging into your rent money. You may not be able to pamper her with the luxury spa getaway she deserves, but you can make her feel like she's being pampered right in her own home. These beauty mother's day gifts are all about relaxation and indulgence—and they're all less than $50.
Have you dreamed of strutting down the sidewalks in red-soled Louboutins? Or do you wish you could channel your inner Carrie Bradshaw with a perfect pair of Manolos? Don't think their price point is out of reach, because you can get a pair of pre-loved discount designer shoes for far less than your rent check. Companies like ThredUP and Vestiaire Collective are making luxury shoes, handbags, and accessories more accessible to all of us.
Every month we're picking our favorite finds of pre-owned, great quality, designer bags, shoes, and more... but you're going to have to hurry to snag them before someone else scoops them up!
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Not only has skincare become big business, it’s also becoming increasingly medicalized. It’s no longer enough just to cleanse and moisturize … today’s skincare is about improving, changing, and fighting the aging process.
There’s no doubt that Ashley Madekwe’s star is quickly rising to the top of the Hollywood hot list. "Glamour" magazine named the star of the ABC hit show "Revenge" one of Hollywood’s “Next Big Things.” The British actress has also been featured in several publications for her incredible personal style, which she blogs about on her site Ring My Bell. And while I do love Ashley’s chic fashion sense, it was the bold lip colors she sported all season long on- and off-screen that had me hitting the beauty counter. From show-stopping reds to neon pink, we’re giving you tips and tricks to create a star-worthy pout of your own.
If there is one thing Urban Decay knows how to do, it’s how to create lust-worthy, crazy-in-demand palettes. When it comes to the top must-have palettes, it’s almost always an Urban Decay creation. The Vice 2 was no exception this year.
You no longer have an excuse to let your jewelry pile up on your nightstand or to waste time untangling necklaces and earrings from that drawer in your dresser. This easy DIY jewelry holder will let you showcase your favorite baubles while keeping you organized!
Winter’s harsh weather conditions bring a bevy of skin problems. Luckily, we were able to sit down with Dr. Howard Murad, founder of the award-winning Murad skincare line, to get his advice on how to prevent and treat winter’s most common skin issues.
Autumn’s a-comin’, and it’s time to trade in the wispy hot-weather clothes for chunky booties and heels and chic, cozy accessories. But while you’re beginning the process of winterizing your wardrobe, don’t forget about switching up your beauty routine, too.
With Halloween just around the corner, there’s an unavoidable feeling of gore in the air. I’ve created some gruesome nail art that’s a perfect accompaniment to any costume or for those of us who prefer to keep things a bit more low key!
On a scale of one to classy, gold jewelry lands at effortlessly elegant. Slip on a few gold bangles or don a set of stacked gold rings to take your look from everyday casual to sophisticated chic in seconds.
Portraying these powerful women comes with a lot of responsibility.
For many singles, Internet dating is a semi-shameful act, akin to a gourmet’s guilty desire for boxed macaroni and cheese or a hipster’s forbidden love for Coldplay. But as times get tougher, more people are looking for that special someone—or at least a little distraction—on the web. Match.com, eHarmony, and PerfectMatch.com reported record new subscription rates in the fourth quarter of 2008. Match.com’s paying customers grew to 1.3 million in December—22 percent higher than the same time the year prior.
Jewelry designer Hera Arkarakas wants her designs to empower women. With afforadable pieces that are both classic and trendy, she creates designs that appeal to all types of women. Hear her thoughts on trends for 2013 and see some of her pieces below.
Never lose or misplace your favorite baubles again with this jewelry dish inspired by those at Anthropologie. Make this one yourself with inexpensive materials. It's so easy and cute!
A group of women from Saudi Arabia used a bright and upbeat music video to spread a message on women's rights that is anything but cheery.
Add a little extra something to your ring stack with a hand chain. These dainty chains look effortlessly chic, and—we'll let you in on a little secret—they're an easy DIY project! Make one this weekend.
Sterling silver open-worked setting lends stunning shine. Details: 10-mm width Sterling silver Size: 9. Color: Purple. Gender: Fem...ale. Age Group: Adult. read more
Featuring a twisted band adorned with a round-cut diamond accent, this tri-tone sterling silver ring abounds with sophisticated st...yle. Comes in a gift box.Ring Details Width: .28 in. Metal: sterling silver, yellow immersion-plated sterling silver, rose gold-tone sterling silver Image(s) may be enlarged to show detail.Diamond weights are approximate. Diamond total weights may vary between .01 and .08 ct. Some diamonds have fewer than 17 facets. Size: 5. Color: White. Gender: Female. Age Group: Adult. read more
Featuring a marquise-shaped pattern accentuated with milgrain details and cubic zirconia stones, this sterling silver ring is impr...essive.Ring Details Width: .47 in. Metal: sterling silver Finish: polished Cubic Zirconia Details Total weight: 1/5 ct. Shape: round Setting: pave Gemstones may have been treated to enhance their appearance. Special care may be required. Size: 6. Color: White. Gender: Female. Age Group: Adult. read more
Accessorize your outfit with the dazzling design of this diamond accent and crystal swirled ring.Ring Details Width: .25 in. Metal...: rhodium-plated sterling silver Made with Swarovski crystals Diamond Details Total weight: less than 1/10 ct. Shape: round Color grade: H-I Clarity: I2-I3 Setting: prong Gemstones may have been treated to enhance their appearance. Special care may be required. Please visit our Gemstone Treatment & Special Care Guide for more information.Image(s) may be enlarged to show detail.Diamond weights are approximate. Diamond total weights may vary between .01 and .08 ct. Some diamonds have fewer than 17 facets. Size: 6. Color: White. Gender: Female. Age Group: Adult. Material: Sterling Silver|Rhodium. read more
NADINE S Rings. gold plated, contrasting applications, 2-piece set. Bronze