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Chill Out: We Found 10 Cold Soup Recipes So You Can Slurp Through the Summer

When most of us think of a bowl of soup, we picture it steaming. It's the type of meal that exudes a certain coziness, where blankets and a fire seem …

Recipes

These 5 Coffee Cake Recipes Are Moist, Crumbly, Sweet Perfection

You might argue that summer is a time for Popsicles, ice cream, and other frozen delights—but have you ever had coffee cake? Moist, buttery, crumbly, …

Dessert

Get fit in 15 minutes: The exercise to strengthen your upper body

Get fit in 15 minutes: The best exercise to strengthen and shape up your upper body<p><b>Nadya Fairweather reveals the best exercise to work out your upper</b> …

Exercise

Oil Cleansers Are Actually Great for Acne—Try These Formulas

It seems counterintuitive, we know, but oil cleansers can help clear up your acne. Athena Ellen, who has over 14 years experience in esthetics and is …

Skin Care

Super-food protein loaf | Bread recipes

• Preheat the oven to 190ºC/375ºF/gas 5. Line a 1.5-litre loaf tin with greaseproof paper.<br>• Fill a jug with 375ml of lukewarm water, add the yeast and …

Recipes

The Mouthwatering Dinner You Can Make With Just 5 Ingredients (And Kids Love It, Too)

I always thought Dutch baby pancakes had to be dusted with powdered sugar and served with strawberries for breakfast. And because I tend to prefer …

8 Face Masks You Probably Haven't Tried Yet (but Should!) For Glowing Skin

We know that April showers bring May flowers. But we'd argue that April brings good skin, too. Many brands are putting their money into face masks, which means only good things for us. The only problem is deciding which one to dive into first.<p>The overall trend, you'll notice, is hydration, which is …

Skin Care

Lose Weight and Debloat With This High-Protein Mango Coconut Smoothie

If you've seen one smoothie recipe, you've seen them all, amiright? Nope! This smoothie recipe is different because it literally tastes like melted ice cream, but is dairy-free and has only 19 grams of sugar. It comes out perfectly sweet and satisfying every single time. Grab your blender and whip …

Healthy Eating

These 10 Lotions With Glycolic Acid Will Reveal Your Glowiest Skin Yet

Glycolic acid has become a skincare buzzword as of late, just like its hyaluronic acid, retinol, and collagen counterparts. Whether this …

19 Handbags No One Will Believe You Found on the High Street

The high street excels at so many things, but we find the one area where it often falls short is the handbag department. It can be difficult to find …

Why the Japanese 4-2-4 Cleansing Method Is the Secret to Clean, Healthy Skin at Home

While there are endless techniques and practices we can follow when it comes to having a proper skincare routine, it's safe to say that achieving cleansed skin is a vital step. And while there is an ever-growing variety of cleansers from oil-based to gel to balm cleansers, In Fiore’s founder Julie …

Skin Care

If You Want to Get a Stronger Core, Do This Kettlebell Workout ASAP

Doing the same thing at the gym day-in and day-out can certainly get mundane. One easy way to mix things up in your fitness routine? Reaching for a kettlebell. Sure, they may look a little odd, but the bell-shaped fitness tool can help scorch calories and tone all over. One University of …

Workouts

Egg Breakfast Recipes

Packed with nourishment, the egg is one of nature’s perfect foods. One large egg has varying amounts of 13 essential vitamins and minerals all for …

8 Tasty Anti-Inflammatory Slow Cooker Recipes You Should Make This Month To Lose Weight

If you wake up feeling bloated, you probably consider your day over before it even began. And if that bloat lasts longer than a day, forget about …

Cooking

How To Master Calzones (and Freeze Them for Later)

<b>Make the dough.</b> Combine the water and yeast in a large bowl, then wait a few seconds until the yeast dissolves. Add the flour and salt and mix with …

The 14 Best Undereye Masks for Getting Rid of Puffiness and Dark Circles

As Instagrammable as sheet masks are, they simply aren't intended for the unique issues associated with the skin around eyes. Sure, a well-fitted face mask might deposit a few beneficial ingredients near your eyes, but sometimes you just want to target the periorbital area — without the mess of a …

This Under $30 Product Is the Secret to Smooth Skin

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may …

Skin Care

Mom's Cheesecake

My mom is a terrific cook. I always looked forward to big family dinners, not just for seeing relatives but because I knew she would be making the …

Dessert

These exercises will give you a bangin’ butt

When New York’s ladies want better butts, they go to Bec Donlan.<p>The trainer has built a name for herself as a designer of derrieres, using thick …

Lose 11 Pounds in a Week on This Prebiotic Soup Diet That's Good for Gut Bacteria

Over the past decade, “good bacteria” have emerged as the darlings of the weight-loss world. Again and again, top doctors and nutritionists have …

We Found the 12 Coolest Striped Swimsuits of 2018 (Because We Wish It Was Summer)

Solid swimsuits are going to seem pretty mundane after you feast your eyes on these striped options. The classic print will elongate your torso when vertical and create curves when horizontal. That means that no matter what your body type is, there's a striped swimsuit that will look flattering on …

Clothing

These 11 Pretty Spring Tops Look Designer, but They're All Under $20

Shein is the reigning store of trendy, affordable pieces. The online retailer, originally founded in New Jersey, now ships to over 80 countries worldwide. We all crave of-the-moment clothes but don't want to spend tons of money on them — that's where Shein comes in. We rounded up our favorite tops …

Clothing

16 Stuffed Breads to Make You Feel All Warm Inside

You heard it here first: Merely topping bread is <i>so</i> 2014. Ring in the new year with a hot out of the oven trend — stuffed bread. While pizza and fancy toast will always have a special place in our hearts, it’s time to show these 16 yum-stuffed creations a little love. From breakfast to dessert, …

How to Do Yoga at Home

Among the many benefits of yoga—increased flexibility, stress reduction, improved sleep—is the fact that you don’t need a whole lot of space in order …

Yoga

Sunday Night Salads: 5 Recipes to Make Ahead and Eat All Week

What's more satisfying than looking into the fridge and having a solid understanding of what you're going to eat for the week? Prepping meals ahead …

A feast for February – starring the best rhubarb and white chocolate blondies

Once the juice-fuelled frenzy of January’s self-improving impulses and goal-setting optimism is behind us, February can give way to the doldrums of winter, and the stark reality that no, you aren’t going to lose a stone, double your salary or stick to neatly folding 
all of your clothes with Marie …

10 Products That Will Transform Your Hair, Skin and Nails While You Sleep

The secret to waking up looking fresh rather than fried can be as simple as adding a few overnight beauty products to your evening routine. Whether you want to add a bit of color to pale spring skin courtesy of a natural self-tanning agent, replicate the results of a facial, or stave off the …

Make This Exact Smoothie If You Want to Lose Weight

Whether you're new to the smoothie-making scene with a barely-out-of-the-box NutriBullet in your kitchen or your blender has hundreds of smoothies …

The 12 Best Drugstore Face Masks of 2018 Will Save You Tons of Money on Skin Care

As soon as I jumped on the face mask bandwagon, I never look back. Using them a few times a week has transformed my skin. My complexion is clearer and my under-eye bags are far less noticeable. Whether you deal with acne, sagging, dark spots, or flakiness, there's a mask that will fix your problem. …

Get Stronger Abs in 30 Minutes With This At-Home Pilates Routine

This 30-minute core strengthening workout from CLUB Pilates brings the reformer-based class right to your living room–at no cost.<p>Strengthening your …

Exercise