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INSIDE 45 AVIATOR CHIC STYLE ME. ENTERTAIN ME. INFORM ME. INDULGE ME. INSPIRE ME. EMPOWER ME.™

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CONTRIBUTORS A Few of the People Who Make Our Magazine Fantastic

62 SIZZLE (BBQ)

6 ARTIST PROFILE

Wine + Dine

The Vision Behind the Camera

8 EDITOR’S LETTER Bee Li Shares Her Thoughts

9 EDITOR ‘A.M.’ Bee’s (Summer) Morning Routine

10 (BEHIND THE) SCENES What We’ve Been Up To

12 SCENES

Cirque Shanghai: Cloud 9 at Navy Pier

38 ALL THAT GLITTERS

14 SUMMER BUZZ What’s Hot: Reads, Songs + Sounds

16 SNAPSHOTS

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Karelea Mazzola Heats Up the Beach

20 SURF + SAND

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Supermodel, Singer, Songwriter + Photographer, Karalea is a true renaissance woman. We are thrilled to have this down to earth beauty on our cover. PHOTO ROD ROBERTS

64 SIZZLE (AL FRESCO) 66 SUMMER SIPS Savor the Flavor

68 SWEETS Satisfy Your Cravings

70 SUSTAINABILITY Reduce, Reuse + Recycle

72 SPLASH Swimwear to Make a Statement 82 SHAPE + SIZE Which Suit Suits You?

84 SPA Pamper + Rejuvenate 86 SPA 101 Waxing Dos + Don’ts 88 SCENTS

34 SPLURGE/STEAL

Fragrances + Aromatherapy

Treat Yourself + Save in Style

90 SEDUCTION

36 STILETTO ‘Comfortably Sexy’ with Taryn Rose

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38 SPECTRUM

100 SEX

Be Bold! Be Vibrant! Be Colorful!

Dos + Don’ts of Summer Romance

52 SET OFF

101 SEX Gynecological Safety + Care

54 SOCIAL ON THE GO Appetite for Apps

104 SKINCARE Must-Have Sun Protection

58 SITES

106 SKIN DEEP

Summer Packing Essentials

ON THE COVER

What’s On the Grill

Explore Chicago

Stripping Away the Superficiality

60 SAFETY Prevent Injuries

116 SIMPLIFY

61 SELF DEFENSE Stay Aware

118 S IS FOR SANCTUARY A Fiction Piece

Relax + Reflect

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