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Blogs/Webmag. 15 Things That Turn Men Off. Beauty Hacks 1 of 20By Carly Cardellino for CosmopolitanPerfectly contour your cheeks, create innovative nail art and make your hair look fuller but not frizzy with these simple tricks.

15 Things That Turn Men Off

ON COSMOPOLITAN: 14 Nail Polishes to Stock Up on This SpringWhat a Tease 2 of 20Tease your hair with a brush for beautiful texture. Hairstylist Orlando Pita teased the girls' hair at Derek Lam with a boar bristle brush and upward motions to get a full, airy texture that doesn't look over-teased and frizzy. Healthy Relationship Advice - Love Life Tips.

Talking about love, sex, and the general "state of affairs" is a staple of any friendship.

Healthy Relationship Advice - Love Life Tips

Whether you're griping or gushing, we all turn to our closest confidants for advice. And, of course, there's always plenty of commentary from the peanut gallery. Sometimes, though, it's a lot harder to see the light when it's your own relationship in question, especially when the road is happy, but also a little rocky. The most timeless relationship wisdom ever.

A Guy Thing 1 of 11By Tiffany TseThinking about trying blunt bangs or the wet look?

The most timeless relationship wisdom ever

While you shouldn't let a guy's opinion stop you (after all, it's your hair), a candid male perspective on women's beauty trends can be illuminating and downright hilarious. Read on to see what our guy friends have to say about spring's ten hottest hair looks. RELATED: Hot Spring Trends for Every SignShare this on Facebook? The Secret Signals Your Body Language Sends to Men.

You may not even realize all the messages your body language sends to a guy — before you even speak to him.

The Secret Signals Your Body Language Sends to Men

Read on, and next time you spot a cute guy, you'll know exactly how to say, "Hello, there" without uttering a single word. What catching his eye—and holding it for a couple of seconds—says to him … This is the most powerful weapon in your body-language-flirting arsenal, says Judi James, author of The Body Language Rules: A Savvy Guide to Understanding Who's Flirting, Who's Faking, and Who's Really Interested. " Un-Memorizing the “Silence is Sexy” Date Script. A woman once told me pointedly something that has stayed with me to this day.

Un-Memorizing the “Silence is Sexy” Date Script

We were kissing. Lying on the cold wood floor, my hand traveled across her stomach and she whispered, “I think we should take it slow.” I agreed immediately. Before moving in to kiss her again, I said, “Just tell me when to stop.” This, I thought, was considerate. In essence, what she said was, “Women are not given enough opportunities to say ‘yes.’” Oh, I thought. The science behind a great marriage. The secret is simple... it is respect.

The science behind a great marriage

Respect covers everything. People that are selfish are by definition being disrespectful. I agree marriage is not for selfish people. It is no coincidence the faith helps out; since faith based people strive to be less selfish as part of their faith. Respect for another even gets into the bedroom. 4 signs your marriage needs work. You learn to spot them when you run a couples retreat called The Marriage Checkup. But program director James V. Cordova, Ph.D., promises that if you catch the bad marriage signs early, patients can make a full recovery. 10 Unspoken Marriage Rules.

Things you can tell just by looking at him. Kiss & Makeup 1 of 10By Jane Bianchi for Woman's DayDid you catch the Saturday Night Live sketch with Paul Rudd and Vanessa Bayer sitting in a diner with their divorce lawyers?

Things you can tell just by looking at him

The two argue nonstop—that is, until the Fleetwood Mac song "I Don't Wanna Know" comes on. Then, they start singing and dancing, forgetting that they want a divorce. It turns out many couples have moments like this. Hearing a certain song, seeing a certain photo or even saying a certain word is all it takes to stop fighting. Check out the creative tricks real couples use to diffuse disputes in seconds. 8 Words That Give a Liar Away - MSN Living#2#3#4#5. Well I don't know about that.

8 Words That Give a Liar Away - MSN Living#2#3#4#5

Now I kicked my lying, cheating, loser of a fiancé, so lets see. 15 Secrets of Happy Couples. (How about that... four of the five posts so far are advertisements for dating sites.)

15 Secrets of Happy Couples

Margaret Paul, Ph.D.: How to Know When You've Met the Right Person for You. "How will I know when I meet the right person?

Margaret Paul, Ph.D.: How to Know When You've Met the Right Person for You

" I often hear this question in my counseling practice. The answer is fairly complex. There are two different reasons that people have for wanting to get married: To get love, validation, security and safety. To share love and to grow emotionally and spiritually. Lessons in Life and Love Learned from a Girlfriend - Coming of Age Story. Because I was a shy child who was paradoxically frightened by all things new and ashamed of the things I did not know, I became infatuated, at the age of 11, with a girl whom I can only describe as the opposite of me. I first saw Larissa in the yard of our Brooklyn Catholic school: her school-issued plaid skirt rolled up at the waist, her blond hair pulled back and gelled firmly to her head (a look appropriated from the Latino girls), her backpack stamped with a million overlapping graffiti tags drawn in colorful Sharpies.

Her facial features were blunt, her eyes greenish and a little wild, and her walk like that of a rare bird—loose-hipped and confident, her ample chest thrust out, leading the way. One day, after weeks of staring at Larissa, studying her, I saw her womanly hips swaying in my direction. Did I want to, like, hang out after school? Susan Sontag on Love: Illustrated Diary Excerpts. By Maria Popova “Nothing is mysterious, no human relation. Except love.” HAPPY UPDATE: We’ve released a sequel, Susan Sontag on art, with proceeds benefiting A Room of Her Own, a foundation supporting women writers and artists.

The recently released volume of Susan Sontag’s diaries, As Consciousness Is Harnessed to Flesh: Journals and Notebooks, 1964-1980 (public library), is a treasure trove of insight — on writing, on censorship, on aphorisms — from the deepest corners of one of the greatest minds in modern history. But besides her extraordinary intellect, what made Sontag a force of nature was also her complex and ever-evolving emotional perception, brimming with extreme self-awareness and keen reflection on her relationships with others. How Facebook Ruined Dating (and Breaking Up Too) Meeting/dating/relationship-ing was hard enough before 2003.

And then Facebook created a whole new set of obstacles, awkward conversations and unclear situations. “Can I admit to knowing things you’ve done (based on your pics) before we go on dates?” “Should we get to know each other on Facebook before we date?” The difficulty of dating in the era of Facebook is not just in your head, either. Researchers have found that Facebook really is altering, or at least reflecting, new relationship patterns, even how people break up. Am I in Love - How Do You Know If You're In Love. How to get set up with Mr. Right - Edit Yourself. Decor Fixes For Renters 1 of 9By Paige BrettingenAfter months of searching, you've found the perfect apartment (cue the Hallelujah chorus). But before you fantasize about hanging that giant piece of artwork or painting an accent wall pink, make sure your decorating dreams won't cost you later in damaged walls or upgrades you can't take with you.

Here, ten rental mishaps to avoid, plus tips on how to make your space feel like home—without sacrificing your security deposit.Tough As Nails 2 of 9Rental Mishap: Nailing artwork into walls or using damaging adhesivesSimple Solution: "Rather than nailing holes into the drywall, try Command Picture Hanging Strips—the company has revolutionized how to hang art," says Ashlina Kaposta, an NYC-based interior designer and founder of

Smart Talk About Love. Why You're Not Married...Yet. Pre-Marriage Move in Leads to Unhappiness. Quickly moving in with your honey may be the kiss of death for some couples. New research indicates that couples who move in together before they get engaged or married are less happy and less likely to stay together than couples who wait. The researchers contend that couples who eventually get married after living together are armed with a double dose of arguments — those from the early relationship (like jealousy) and from the marriage (household chores and bills) — that eventually can tank the relationship. The Neuroscience of Relationship Breakups. "...Loves me, loves me not" An unexpected and unwanted breakup can cause considerable psychological distress. Decisions, Decisions. The Neuroscience of Romanticized Love – Part 1: Emotion Taboos.

10 Studies That Affect Your Relationships - Can Cheating Kill? Qualities all faithful men have. Get in Shape to Get Your Groove Back. Your husband thinks you're beautiful and sexy, but between your roller coaster hormones, lack of sleep, and focus on the new baby, your mood for intimacy is practically nonexistent. Losing that loving feeling after giving birth is understandable — your body is healing, and your new center of attention is your baby. Beware of Person? 50 Things She Wishes You Knew - En Güzel Sözler - Blogcu. 50 Things She Wishes You Knew. Sex and the Single Girl: Why American culture is still so scared by single people.

Helen Gurley Brown author of the classic here in 2006 Peter Kramer/Getty Images. A Women's Online Magazine. You are beautiful. 30 Relationship Tips For Women Who Love Men. 1) If a man wants you, nothing can keep him away. Relationships. Modern Day Matchmaker: 12 Signs You're Not Ready for Marriage. 5 Douchebag Behaviors Explained by Science. Eight Ways to Spot Emotional Manipulation. If a Man Wants You. 40 healthy relationship signs. The Best Sex Positions Ever. Is He "The One"? 10 First-Date Lies Women Tell. All Sex Positions. Simple marriage. Never Date a Musician. RELATIONS. Relationship. Romance. 75 Ways to Show Love. 9 Signs You've Met The One. Triangular theory of love. How Do I Love Thee? Experts Count 8 Ways. The Psychology of Relationships. 10 Truths To Keep Your Relationship Healthy. 50 Dating Rules for Smart Girls Who Don't Need Dating Rules  - StumbleUpon.