End 2015 With A Bang: 10 Things To Do Before The Ball Drops

by Stephanie Montes

As we bid adieu to another fabulous year, we’re looking back at all the progress we made in 2015. Well, almost…it’s not over yet! Here, 10 things to do before the ball drops to get your closet, finances and complexion in order. And remember, ending this year with a bang, means beginning 2016 on a high note.


#1: Organize Your Closet

An organized closet today, means a streamlined wardrobe in 2016.


#2: Get Your Finances In Order

Nothing is easier or more impactful to your well-being than starting the year with a new budget.


#3: Watch A Documentary

See our starter list of 20 docs that will keep you busy this holiday season

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#4: Get A Facial

Since not all facials are one size fits all, find out which one is right for you.

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#5: Try A New Workout Plan

From cycling to barre, see what happened when one editor ran the gamut.


#6: Find A New Signature Lipstick Shade

We enlisted a celebrity makeup guru to give us the 411 on the best high-impact lipsticks based on complexion.

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#7: Become A DIY Mixologist

Keep these 4 drink recipes in your back pocket and impress your guests every time.

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#8: Visit A Spa

We rounded up the best spa destinations from Boulder to Atlanta and everywhere in between.

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#9: Give Your Home A Trendy Makeover

Find out which home decor trends will come to an end this year and give your place a 2016-worthy facelift.


#10: Make A New Friend

Since making friends as an adult can take a lot more effort than it did in college, these 6 strategies will get you back in the friend zone.