Here’s How to Get Skin So Good, You’ll Swear Off Foundation Forever

According to New York dermatologist Francesca Fusco, it’s important to first identify foundation’s actual purpose. “Foundation is covering up flaws, and it’s giving you an even tone,” she says. So how do you accomplish that cosmetic magic with skin care alone? A careful six-week regimen, packed with …

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Out With the Stiletto! Why a Weird Heel Is the Shoe of the Season

Forget the stiletto—the best way to add a bit of bite to your summer wardrobe is an offbeat heel. Over the past few seasons, the statement shoe has received a refreshingly bizarre turn as designers took the classic shape into weirdly chic territory. The first red-hot cue comes from …

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The Ageless Body: Who Has It and How to Get It

A new guard of stunningly fit women is redefining expectations of the midlife body. At 46, Alex Kuczynski learns what it takes to attain a seemingly ageless physique.

I’m doing push-ups. And, according to John Ligas, a New York City–based trainer, I’m doing them badly. I should …

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