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Winter Tips for Every Skin Type

(Altrendo Images/Stockbyte) If there’s one thing that irritates me, it’s winter. Specifically, it’s the menacing combination of cold, harsh winds, and extreme indoor heat that literally irritates my skin. I asked three dermatologists from our “Top Doctors” list for tips…

Testing: Ciaté Velvet Manicure

(Photo by Caroline Hatano) When the rust-colored leaves fall, pumpkin spice lattes lose their novelty, and autumn begins its gradual transition to winter, it’s inevitable that our oversized sweaters and scarves will make their way to the front of our…

Dr. Martens Open on Newbury Street

The British brand's first Boston store fulfills all our wildest middle school fantasies.

Make Plans For Fashion's Night Out

Unless you’ve been living under a very unfashionable rock, you know that tonight is Fashion’s Night Out. Newbury Street will be closed to traffic to make way for 80 luxe vehicles from Herb Chambers, performances by local bands like Sweet…

Want a New Bracelet? Just Press 'Print'

Customization is king in 3D printing.

Ten's a Trend: Pants With Panache (For Men)

Neon has spread from the runways to racks at women’s clothing stores — it was only a matter of time until men jumped on the bright pants bandwagon, too. No longer do dapper dudes have to choose from brown, black,…

New Flash-Sale Site for Beauty Lovers

On Gloss48, Miniluxe's founders offer chic goods for a steal.

Trending: Summer Lace

Get the look with these ten local picks.

Bridal Party “Dos”

Brittan McCarthy, owner of Newbury Street’s Bella Bridesmaid, has been a bridesmaid in more than 10 weddings ― and has four more on the docket this summer. As a “professional bridesmaid” and bride-to-be herself, McCarthy offers this advice when it…

Finding The Dress

Finding the one can be a challenge, but finding the dress doesn’t have to be. Follow these tips for a stress-free wedding dress shopping experience. Know Your Basics No bride wants to drag twenty tons of tulle through the sand…