Author: Style Donut Senior Editor

The 15 most stunning beach getaways.

Summer is around the corner and it’s time to start dreaming of the perfect beach getaway. If you’re still unsure where to go, we’ve got you covered with some dreamy destinations to choose from. Some are popular and some are hidden gems you’ll love discovering. 1. Rangiroa, French Polynesia A place that dreams are made of, Rangiroa is surely one of the most stunning islands in French Polynesia and the world. A divers paradise, as it’s home to the famous Tiputa Pass which offers close encounters with hammerhead sharks and other impressive marine species. There is plenty to enjoy...

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Clutter free home. 15 items you should throw away.

You probably already know and feel this but let us remind you, clutter in your home can contribute to the feeling of anxiety and depression. There is a study by UCLA establishing the link between the two and it is strong, especially in women. All those items you’re collecting or just haven’t mustered the will to throw away are in the way of feeling your most zen self at home. Maybe you are already planning on doing something about it but are unsure where to begin. It can be hard to begin but once you start and see the...

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12 yummy plant based recipes you need to try

You don’t have to be vegan to try and reduce your animal based food intake. Think of them as adding a healthy variety to your diet. Plant abundant meals are packed with nutrients which your body will thank you for plus they can be ridiculously delicious too. We’ve made a selection of some of our favourites below.   1.Creamy Vegan Dhal What you’ll need: 2 cups yellow lentils  6 cups water (more if needed) 4 garlic cloves, minced 1 tsp. cumin 1 tsp. smoked paprika 1 tbsp. curry powder 1 tsp. ground coriander 2 tsp turmeric 1 tsp mustard seeds 3 bay leaves 1 tsp rock or sea salt (not...

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10 anything but boring bridal hairstyles.

Wedding season is upon us and whether you are to be a bride or will attend as a guest, finding hairstyle inspiration is always useful. We’ve rounded up our 12 favourites ranging from vintage to modern that are anything but boring. 1.   We are loving this boho inspired half updo. It is perfect for romantic garden or beach wedding settings. If you are boho chic bride, this is a great hairstyle you should definitely consider. It allows for a number of interpretations by playing with the shape and texture of the braid. It can also be embellished with...

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11 Makeup Tips for Women Over 40

Make up in our 20s is easy. We can slap on anything and still feel and look good. In our 40s is when we need to pay more attention to skincare and also use a few makeup tricks to help us look our best. 1. Moisturize (Image via bravotv.com) Skincare should always come first. Making sure your skin is clean and moisturized will dramatically improve how your make up will look. Think of it as making sure you have the perfect canvas before you start painting on it. While you should apply a heavier cream at night when your...

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