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The Makeup Stick That Will Make Your Morning Routine Twice As Fast

The Huffington Post | Jenna Amatulli | Posted 07.26.2016 | Style

When the weather is sunny and gorgeous, the last thing you want to do is spend more time than you need to inside, putting on your face. You’re an on...

YouTube Star Hilariously Creates The Ultimate '100 Layers' Video

The Huffington Post | Abigail Williams | Posted 07.22.2016 | Style

Don’t try this at home, kids. “100 layers” is the bizarre new trend challenging women to coat themselves in 100 layers of beauty product. Beaut...

Boston Bombing Survivor Donates High-Tech Blade Feet To 5-Year-Old Amputee

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 07.13.2016 | Good News

A young amputee is bouncing back with the help of a woman who can relate to his injuries. Jude Hill lost his legs in a lawn mowing accident two years...

Summer Destination: Colonial Williamsburg

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 06.06.2016 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

I was recently invited to serve on the board of the Colonial Williamsburg Art Museums. I had known of the museums since my time at Williams College a...

They Are Someone's Children Too: Caring for the Children of Honduras

Foundation for Education in Honduras | Posted 06.03.2016 | Impact
Foundation for Education in Honduras

BY JON HENES "We think sometimes that poverty is only being hungry, naked and homeless. The poverty of being unwanted, unloved, and uncared for is...

Houston? I Had Some Problems...

Paola K Amaras | Posted 05.09.2016 | Impact
Paola K Amaras

I had to take an impromptu trip to Houston, Texas, to give a demonstration for one of my clients based here in Cleveland. They asked me to go to the G...

God Bless America(n Beauty Products)

Annie Walton Doyle | Posted 04.04.2016 | Style
Annie Walton Doyle

If there's one thing America does well, its beauty shopping. And I know beauty shopping. In fact it's one of my best skills.

The CIA Made Me Do It

Kathleen P. Enright | Posted 02.24.2016 | Impact
Kathleen P. Enright

Good intentions don't stop us from sometimes operating in a way that damages the work we care so deeply about. We get in our own way not because the CIA made us do it, but possibly because we haven't been appropriately self-reflective.

Ecco Bella Product Review

Sana Alam Cordeaux | Posted 01.07.2016 | Style
Sana Alam Cordeaux

Recently, I have been on the hunt for gluten, paraben, and cruelty free beauty products. Through my search I came across Ecco Bella. Their beauty prod...

This Holiday Season, A Look at Five Ways the Video Game Industry is Helping Others

Rich Taylor | Posted 12.18.2015 | Impact
Rich Taylor

This year, the Entertainment Software Association (ESA) Foundation, the U.S. video game industry's philanthropic arm, celebrated 15 years of giving back to local communities.

4 Steps That Make Your Foundation Look Flawless, Every Time

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 11.06.2015 | OWN

Applying foundation can be one of the trickiest parts of any makeup routine. After all, you're trying to accomplish several different things at once: ...

I Love a Cheap, Matte Foundation - By a Proudly Shiny Faced Snob.

Annie Walton Doyle | Posted 10.21.2015 | Style
Annie Walton Doyle

I'm of the mindset that the best distraction from less-than-perfect skin is not to conceal, but to blind. If the light is literally reflecting off your "problem areas," then surely it is deflecting attention from them, right?

In Dialogue With Sergio Fernández de Córdova at the Nexus Youth Summit 2015

Sharad Khare | Posted 10.15.2015 | Impact
Sharad Khare

When I first sat down with Sergio, I felt an immediate connection with him as communicator and media creator. His demeanor is warm and he always has a smile on his face and makes everyone feel like they are a part of his tribe.

How Olivia Pope's Closet Sometimes Gets In Kerry Washington's Way

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 10.06.2015 | Style

When Kerry Washington isn't diffusing crises and tugging at our heart strings as Olivia Pope on "Scandal," she's busy doing even more important work, ...

How to Choose and Use Foundation

Eve Pearl | Posted 08.10.2015 | Style
Eve Pearl

How often have we heard that "your face is a canvas"? Really?! Who said it was a compliment to think of our face as a flat surface made for painting? I don't know about you, but the faces I work with (including my own) have many different dimensions.

How To Apply Flawless Makeup Without A Brush

Brit + Co | Posted 07.13.2016 | Style
Brit + Co

By now, we're gonna guess you've seen our breakdown of the nine most essential makeup brushes you definitely should have in your makeup kits and use on the daily. But let's be real: There are several scenarios that could play out where you just don't have access to them.

The Spirit of Community Giving

Geoff Livingston | Posted 05.07.2016 | Impact
Geoff Livingston

This week during Give Local America (May 5 and 6), 120 communities and 9,000 nonprofits raised more than $68 million from 375,000 gifts to help their ...

3 Tips on That 5 Figure Launch

Cecilie Aslaksen | Posted 05.05.2016 | Small Business
Cecilie Aslaksen

Every business want that illusive 5 figure launch when they're launching a new product or service. However, to achieve 5 figures in just a day or two seems within the realms of fantasy to some businesses, and this is their short fall.

Young People Making a Difference: This Week in Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 06.07.2015 | Impact
Ari Nessel

Two years ago The Pollination Project started a daily giving practice, making daily $1000 grants to social change visionaries around the world.

Has Your Makeup Gone Bad? When to Toss Your Products

Napoleon Perdis | Posted 05.26.2015 | Style
Napoleon Perdis

As a makeup artist and the founder of a global beauty brand, I believe it is important for me to share with my customers and clients when is the right time to throw out that foundation or mascara they've had lying around season after season.

To Find Real Prosperity, Community Foundations Are Exiting Wall Street

Michelle Long | Posted 03.15.2015 | Impact
Michelle Long

Here we are in 2015 and economic justice is on everyone's mind (or it should be). Five years after the official end of the Great Recession we are still witnessing historical levels of income inequality, but finally some crucial links are being made.

Creating Haiti's Future Leaders Through Art

Karl Romain | Posted 01.12.2015 | Arts
Karl Romain

The organization, Art Creation Foundation for Children (ACFFC) partnered with artist Laurel True of True Mosaics Studio who came and taught local children how to use mosaics to change the face of the devastation.

The Six Best Fall Foundations. Period.

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 09.29.2014 | Style

If you're still putting on the same foundation you wore all summer long, please stop. Not only is it likely that your complexion has darkened thanks t...

When the Core Is Shaky

Hans Hickler | Posted 11.16.2014 | Business
Hans Hickler

The reasons to expand always sound strategically good. They might well be, but if the core is shaky, then you are building on a bad foundation. And that is a recipe for disaster.

The Specifics of Storytelling for Social Innovation

Pauline Zalkin | Posted 08.03.2014 | Impact
Pauline Zalkin

A story is a roadmap to another person's subjective experience - the gateway to empathy. It's obvious, then, why stories are an essential means of relating for social innovators.