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Pinrose's Glitter Fragrance Is A Classic '90s Throwback With A Sophisticated Twist

There are certain products that will instantly transport you back to childhood. Odds are that you had at least one glitter spray in your caboodle. …

How to Use Your Mind More Efficiently in Five Steps

Shares 16<p>—<p><b>Step One</b><p>The first step to using your mind is clear away any fears, anxieties, or past setbacks—and get completely committed to being in …

Motivation

Meditation = Brain Training for Focus

<b>“Work In: The Athlete’s Plan for Real Recovery and Winning Results” shares new mental and physical recovery techniques for athletes who give it all</b> …

Here's How to Train Your Brain to Be More Creative

In a wellness world where our scope has widened to more than calorie counting and green juices, we’re asking more questions about our mind, its …

11 Mercury Retrograde Meditations That Will Keep You Calm & Help With Stress

We all know and dread it: Mercury retrograde. The planet that astrologically represents communication, spins backwards, and consequentially …

11 Best TED Talks For When You Feel Burnt Out

The signs are all there: you feel depressed, anxious, and detached; you keep getting head and back aches; your job performance and relationships are …

The Startling Link Between Sugar and Alzheimer's

A high-carb diet, and the attendant high blood sugar, are associated with cognitive decline.<p>In recent years, Alzheimer’s disease has occasionally been referred to as “type 3” diabetes, though that moniker doesn’t make much sense. After all, though they share a problem with insulin, type 1 diabetes …

Diabetes

This Is What Happened to My Body After the First Week of the Keto Diet

So. Much. Butter.<p>In October of last year Michael Easter wrote a story for Tonic entitled: "The Ketogenic Diet Is Probably Not for You," to which my visceral response was: “Oh <i>yeah</i>?” I just reread it moments ago and realized that, through his reporting, Easter had given me all the research-backed …

LSD Study Reveals Unprecedented "Harmonic" Reorganization of Brain

The drug appears to hit a "reset" button in the brain.<p>Ongoing neuroscience research on psychedelic drugs like LSD and psilocybin is increasingly …

IT HAPPENED TO ME: I Farted in My Tattoo Artist's Face While Getting My First Tattoo

“Wait one more year,” my mom kept telling me. I was 18 and like every other person “coming of age,” I wanted my first tattoo. I wasn’t particularly rebellious or whatever you want to call it. I was just young, and to be honest, I thought it would be cool to get a tattoo. I wanted a meaningful Bible …

T-Mobile will deploy blazing 5G this year, but you can't use it

The race to turn 5G from hype into reality has hit another gear.<p>T-Mobile will deploy mobile 5G to 30 cities this year, including New York and Los Angeles, Chief Technology Officer Neville Ray said Tuesday at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The company still plans to launch the service next year …

Amazon Acquiring Video Doorbell Maker Ring, but HomeKit Support is Still Coming

Amazon is acquiring Ring, the company that makes a range of WiFi-enabled home security products that include video doorbells, reports <i>GeekWire</i>. The two companies are expected to officially announce the acquisition news later this afternoon, but provided a statement to <i>GeekWire</i>.<p>"Ring is committed to …

What is variable aperture? A feature as old as film finally comes to smartphones

Samsung calls the camera on the new Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus “the revolutionary camera that adapts like a human eye” because of a new feature …

Samsung Galaxy S9

This Is the Worst Roommate Story You’ll Ever Read

<b>Alex Miller’s spare room</b> had been on Craigslist for two weeks when, last March, she got the call she’d been waiting for. The man at the other end …

Crime

Don’t restore your phone from a backup: Why you should start fresh

If you keep a phone around long enough, it becomes a vestige of an old version of yourself, or even many former versions of yourself.<p>Regrettable …

How to tell if your iPhone battery needs replacing

Apple is now offering to swap the battery in older iPhone's for $29, but will having this done speed up your device?<p><i>Video: How to check if your</i> …

10 Editor-Approved Foundations You Should Try in 2018 (Your Skin Will Look Flawless!)

As beauty editors, we are always on the hunt for the best foundations that will give us perfect, flawless complexions. For 2018, we have rounded up the very best options for all sorts of skin types and tones. They come at a variety of price points, so there's something for every budget. Test our …

12 Amazing Beauty Products With Over 6,000 Amazon Reviews

Amazon is our favorite spot to scoop up great last-minute items, beauty products included. With so many serums and solutions to choose from, your regiment can get an upgrade almost overnight. Plus, since reviews are provided, you can rely on previous purchases to give you the skinny on what you’re …

Tom Petty Family Reveals Singer’s Cause of Death

Several months after his sudden death at the age of 66, Tom Petty’s family released a statement on his Facebook page Friday that included details …

'Selfitis' - People obsessed with taking selfies may have genuine condition, experts say

The term was first coined in a spoof news article in 2014 but researchers say the phenomenon may be real.<p>People obsessed with taking selfies may have …

15 Skincare Products You Should Try in 2018 — From Head to Toe

There's no better time to pamper yourself than the start of a new year. So if you feel like your skin can use a little pick-me-up, we have you covered. We rounded up a handful of products that will help all your skincare needs. So whether you're looking for a hydrating mask, antiaging serum, …

Selena Gomez's Family 'We Will Never Accept Justin Bieber'

<b>Selena Gomez</b> and <b>Justin Bieber</b> are now in regular contact, and it has royally pissed off members of her family.<p>A member of Selena's family tells us …

Original iPhone reviewer Steven Levy gets early hands-on with iPhone X

Whilst we are waiting for the onslaught of iPhone X reviews to drop, Steven Levy (now writing for Wired) has published his hands-on with the device, having been given a review unit last Tuesday. Levy was one of the four journalists who reviewed the original iPhone in 2007, so Apple decided to give …

Mobile Technology

6 ways highly emotionally intelligent people deal with anger

Most of us don't like confrontation — but it's a fact of life we can't run from forever. We have to assert ourselves, our boundaries and our needs — and others have to do the same with us.<p>There are a million terrible ways of expressing your frustration. Here's how to do so with better emotional …

Anger Management

Apple leak shows how it decides to repair or replace iPhones

The guide covers the iPhone 6, 6 Plus, 6S, 6S Plus, 7, and 7 Plus<p>A new leaked warranty guide for Apple iPhones shows how the company determines which iPhones are eligible for repair under warranty. Conditions are outlined for in-warranty repair, out-of-warranty repair, and devices categorized as …

New Apple products launched under CEO Tim Cook are dominating

He collected 560,000 shares of Apple, worth $89.2 million, according to a regulatory filing on Monday.<p>After cashing out and paying taxes, he collected about $43 million .<p>Cook's bonus was connected to the company's performance — Apple stock has outperformed 81% of the S&P 500 in the past three years.<p>…

Tim Cook

Top 10 Simple Tricks to Motivate Yourself - Starting now !

Just 5 Minutes<p>5 Minutes of focus is usually enough to break through your apathy, and before you know it, an hour has passed and you’re done<p>Use your …