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Grief—the Price We Pay for Love

“Grief never ends…but it changes. It’s a passage, not a place to stay. Grief is not a sign of weakness, nor a lack of faith…it is the price of love.” …

Emotions

I Always Get Compliments on My Hair and Eyelashes—This Supplement Gave Them Life

I can't pinpoint the exact moment when my hair seemed to change—there was no heat damage or environmental factors to blame for my noticeably thinned …

Hair

This $17 Retinol Serum Has Over 1000 5-Star Reviews on Amazon

Today's new class of skincare products is a game of Pac-Man—between the ingredients, the devices, and the treatments, it's a maze to navigate, and …

Skin Care

The $15 Product Kim Kardashian West Uses for Cellulite

If you have cellulite, just know that you're in good company: Studies estimate that 90% of women in the world deal with those (very normal) dimples, …

Skin Care

The Last Countertop Appliance You’ll Ever Buy: The Kenwood Cooking Chef

A couple of months ago, Michelle and I dropped in on our friend Amy Lindburg to scope out her recently renovated flat in the Panhandle neighborhood …

Kitchens

The five-step method for falling asleep (even when you have the worst insomnia)

If you're sick of counting sheep in an attempt to nod off, we feel you.<p>Attempting to cure your insomnia is no mean feat - but one woman thinks she …

Sleep

7 Surprising Things You Can Do with Cream of Tartar

Many of us have cream of tartar in our cabinets, an infrequently used ingredient for baking that we break out about twice a year. I always just …

Chemistry

The Best Sleep Masks for Traveling

Courtesy of Free People<p>Free People Starry Eyed Cooling Mask<p>This vegan leather sleep mask by Understated Leather — a Beyoncé-, Lady Gaga–, and Kendall …

Shopping

Unable To Sleep Well? Try Ashwagandha, An Ayurvedic Gem

Chronic stress and hectic schedules at work are some reasons why a lot of people suffer from insomnia nowadays. Getting sound sleep is important for …

Sleep

The Beauty of the Anti-Inflammatory Diet Is in Its Simplicity

If you spend time searching online for health and diet tips, you’ve probably come across the anti-inflammatory diet. Based on the simple idea that …

Nutrition

The Best Herb For Insomnia: Ashwagandha

Chronic stress and endlessly hectic schedules are some of the major reasons why a lot of people suffer from insomnia in the present times. This …

Sleep

5 Tools That Help Overstimulated Kids Calm Down And Focus

Image: iStock<p>While not everyone was thrilled about the fidget spinner explosion of 2017, one thing it did bring is more awareness about tactile aides …

Kids

Cast-Iron Skillet Chocolate Chip Cookie | America's Test Kitchen

Ingredients<p>12<p>tablespoons unsalted butter<p>¾<p>cup packed (5 1/4 ounces) dark brown sugar<p>½<p>cup (3 1/2 ounces) granulated sugar<p>2<p>teaspoons vanilla …

Dessert

If Your Skin Gets Red Easily, You Should Check Out These 8 Products

Skin Care

As Much as I Love Serums, Nothing Has Had More of an Effect on My Skin Than This

I'm Shannon Peter, and I'm obsessed with face massage rollers. Yes, skincare can be magical stuff: Vitamin C serums can brighten a complexion …

Skin Care

Delightfully Retro Pineapple Upside-Down Cake Is So Easy

<b>Heat the oven and prepare the pan.</b> Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 350°F. Coat a 9-inch round cake pan with cooking spray; set …

Dessert

The Lash Serum Your Facebook Friends Are Selling Is Actually Legit

If everyone's a model on Instagram, then everyone on Facebook has their own digital storefront.<p>Just about every time we go to wish a high school …

Selling

Storm in a teacup: could instant tea overtake the classic bag?

Pique Tea, a startup offering crystallised tea that dissolves instantly in hot or cold water, is on a mission to bring an ancient Chinese method to the masses<p>Simon Cheng’s grandfather turned 102 this year. The secret to his longevity? “He drinks three cups of tea a day,” says Cheng, a former hedge …

Tea

Considering Injectibles? This Serum Might Just Make You Reconsider

A stalwart of the high-street beauty scene, No7 has been making reliable skincare formulations that can be found in bathroom cabinets up and down the …

Skin Care

This Makeup Remover Takes Off Every Product in Sephora

Makeup remover isn't something you typically read rave reviews about. I get it. Putting makeup on is usually the exciting part; taking makeup off is the part you do bleary-eyed in the bathroom, if you remember. Not super exciting, so rest assured that it takes a truly groundbreaking one to get me …

Time I

Once you learn these 5 brutal truths about life, you’ll be a much better person (according to Buddhism)

Life is no picnic. All too often, we have to overcome obstacles in order to survive.<p>Sometimes we try to deny these obstacles because they’re too …

Meditation

I Reviewed Four Facial Rollers In A Week And It Made Me Reevaluate The Whole Cosmetic Industry

1. Pixi, Glow Tonic, £10<p>This chemical exfoliator uses Glycol acid to brighten and smooth the skin while calling on aloe vera to nourish at the same …

Skin Care

11 incredible habits of Buddhist Monks (#7 is brilliant)

It can be hard to find meaning and purpose sometimes. We spend so much time working and being busy that we forget to stop and look inside ourselves …

Meditation

This Eye Cream *Actually* Lightens My Dark Circles

I’ve struggled with dreary under-eyes my entire life. No amount of sleep <i>or</i> eye cream has ever lightened up my dark areas or calmed my puffiness; I’ve always relied on a quality concealer to get the job done. But last year, I started using Cremorlab Shadow-Off Eye Cream ($25) and was obsessed with …

Skin Care

The Best Anti-Aging Moisturizer Of All Time, According To Dermatologists

Younger, healthier skin is everyone’s goal–but, it can be a hard goal to accomplish if you’re not using the right moisturizer. A good moisturizer …

This is why experience gifts are worth the expense

Sending someone on an African safari, staying in an Irish castle or going to Coachella makes someone happier in the long run than a physical …

4 Small Ways to Be an Even More Wonderful Human, Instantly

When I got home the other day, I found an envelope waiting for me: It wasn't a bill, it wasn't a promo, and it wasn't in handwriting I recognize (so …

9 tips for living a meaningful life

Maria Shriver discusses what a meaningful life looks like for her: religion, family and forgiveness all play a role.<p>What does a purposeful life look like to you? That's a question NBC News special anchor Maria Shriver is addressing in her new book, "I've Been Thinking... Reflections, Prayers and …

Happiness

A Luxurious Cream of Mushroom Soup—Without the Cream!

Are you a soup person? I am, without a doubt. Whatever the weather, I find great comfort in soups of all persuasions: a rich chowder to ward off biting winds, a perfectly chilled gazpacho to celebrate summer's tomato bounty, a seafood-studded bouillabaisse for whenever I can get my hands on it. …

Dermaplaning Is the Secret to Brighter, Smoother Skin

Want a baby face? Look no further than a dermaplaning tool. Whether it be electric or manual, you'll see a world of results after just one …