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10 Budget-Friendly Jewelry Brands You Will Love

We all know how wardrobe staples like a white T-shirt or black ankle boots are the closet mainstays upon which we build the rest of our outfits. But …

Jewelry

Jennifer Aniston Credits a Smoothie for Helping Her Make 49 Look 29

With her glossy, California-cool-girl hair, and her youthful, glowing complexion, Jennifer Aniston is the picture of health. So when the 49-year-old …

Skin Care

Joshua Tree Is Now Home to a Chic Airstream Oasis—Featuring 4 Trailers Available to Rent

Three friends on a tight budget transform a desert site into a charming Airstream oasis.<p>When musician Joseph August left Los Angeles in early 2015 for a sabbatical in the area where he grew up, his solo sojourn inspired him to create an artistic AirBnB experience in the desert.<p>Together with his …

Joshua Tree

This MUA's Genius Highlighter Technique Lets You Fake the "Glass Skin" Look

If you're not already genetically blessed with clear skin, achieving the glass skin all over social media can be a difficult journey. You can buy all the toners and essences in hopes of having the crystal-clear skin like a member of BTS, but it doesn't happen overnight. However, a British makeup …

Makeup

What Is the 4-7-8 Breathing Technique?

The 4-7-8 breathing technique is a breathing pattern developed by Dr. Andrew Weil. It’s based on an ancient yogic technique called pranayama, which …

Meditation

Better sex is (almost) all in your head, UBC prof’s new book says | The Star

But they also get distracted by judgmental thoughts. “Women are thinking what if I don’t orgasm, or what if I don’t have enough of a response … will …

After Toronto attack, online misogynists praise suspect as 'new saint'

Before allegedly killing 10 people with a van in Toronto, Alek Minassian appeared to have posted a message on Facebook that linked him to a toxic online community of misogynists that has become the source of a growing pattern of violence.<p>The Facebook post, which authorities who spoke with NBC News …

Feminism

Photographer Wins Monkey Selfie Copyright Case, Court Slams PETA

Photographer David Slater has won his legal battle over that monkey selfie. A US appeals court ruled Monday that US copyright law doesn’t allow …

Naruto

People Swear These Weighted Blankets Are The Best Anxiety And Insomnia Remedy

Here's how it works.<p>While there are all kinds of insomnia solutions already out there for the those who don't get enough sleep (hello, lavender body lotion!), more and more people are turning to these cozy, weighted blankets to help them get some shut-eye.<p>The Gravity Blanket was inspired by a …

How to (actually) find your purpose

You know what I don’t like? <b>Advice that doesn’t come with instruction</b>.<p>For instance, “leadership gurus” often say, “You must do the work you’re …

High School

Canadian Woman Who Instagrammed Her Cocaine-Smuggling Cruise Sentenced to 8 Years in Prison

A Canadian woman was sentenced Wednesday to eight years in prison after attempting to smuggle millions of dollars worth of cocaine into Australia on …

5 Psychological Principles for Maintaining a Happy Marriage

It all comes down to prioritizing the positive.<p>By<p>Apr 05 2018, 7:21 PM<p>Marriage takes work. We know this, you know this, everyone knows this. But what …

Finding God in a seizure: the link between temporal lobe epilepsy and mysticism

<i>Mystics throughout history have claimed to experience visions and trance-like states they say come directly from God. There's now speculation that</i> …

Joe Biden denounces "prostitution of the Second Amendment"

Vice President Joe Biden blasted what he called "the prostitution of the Second Amendment" by gun rights activists at the University of Pennsylvania …

How to Make Mac & Cheese Healthier

4 easy tips to lighten up homemade mac-and-cheese.<p>An all-time crowd-pleaser, mac-and-cheese is the epitome of comfort food. Our version, which …

It's hard to believe this honey pecan coffee cake is kosher for Passover

There are certain things that appear at nearly every Passover seder. Of course, there are the required foods for the seder plate: ‘bitter herbs,’ …

Fight Belly Fat With This Printable 45-Minute Treadmill Workout

Think treadmill workouts are too boring to endure? Intervals are the antidote! Playing around with speed, timing, and rest periods keeps both the …

The Secret To A Really Great Marriage? Acting Single

When people talk about how to make a marriage work, it’s normally focused on you two acting as a team—communicating, planning, staying connected. And being a strong couple is undeniably important. But there’s another important aspect of marital advice that’s often neglected—and that’s about keeping …

Three Tips on Mindfulness from a Buddhist Psychiatrist

Mindfulness has moved beyond its earlier status as a religious practice to become a multibillion dollar industry. The top app of 2017 on the Apple …

Emma Gonzalez Held the Stage at March For Our Lives for Exactly 6 Minutes and 20 Seconds

In the wake of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on February 14, student Emma Gonzalez has emerged as one of the activist group's most notable members. As one of the organizers of the March For Our Lives and current <i>Time</i> cover star, we knew Gonzalez would figure prominently at the …

Emma Gonzalez

The Spiritual Shift That Eased My Anxiety When Nothing Else Worked

For as long as I can remember, anxiety was my companion. As a young child, it showed up as severe separation anxiety where, even in the safety of my …

Mindfulness meditation is huge, but science isn’t sure how, or whether, it works

Meditation: It’s celebrated as a therapeutic tool to help ease stress, anxiety, depression, addiction and chronic pain. It’s come into vogue as a way to enhance human performance, finding its way into classrooms, businesses, locker rooms and smartphones through apps such as Headspace and Calm. …

Mindfulness

13 Sneaker Trends to Get Behind This Spring

If you haven’t already jumped on the athluxury bandwagon, now would be the time: The sneaker gods have blessed us with some serious shoespiration for spring 2018. Dare to be seen in a pair of space-age-inspired Balenciaga gym shoes, seek comfort in commuter-friendly (albeit chunky) Dad trainers, or …

How to Change the Color of Anything in Photoshop

There are many ways to change the color of an object in Photoshop, but in certain instances, these methods fall short of accomplishing your goal. …

5 Ways to Cope with Emotional Stress

Emotional stress can be particularly painful and be challenging to deal with. Part of the reason is that thinking about a solution, or discussing …

How Mirror-Touch Synesthesia Makes this Nurse a Superhero

One night while working the night shift, Megan Pohlmann, 30, scrubbed her hands vigorously, snapped on a pair of blue gloves, and walked into the intensive care unit at St. Louis Children’s Hospital in Missouri, a facility so respected that patients are transported here from around the globe. One …

High Blood Pressure

Arsenic, Lead Found in Popular Protein Supplements

Whether for weight loss, muscle building, or simply as a convenient quick meal on the go, many Americans turn to protein powders and drinks.<p>But a new …

7 Bullet Journal Ideas That Will Organize Your Life

Brilliant and easy ways to boost productivity.<p>So you're starting your first (or fourth) bullet journal—a notebook or pad that's part planner, part …

Productivity

The 2 Words That Will Get You an Upgrade to First Class (According to Someone Who Keeps Doing It)

Oh, but what if everyone starts doing this?<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Airlines are getting much more parsimonious about upgrades.<p>Where once it would happen almost automatically, now even miles and privileges won't …

How to hack your brain to remember almost anything

Memory. Some of us claim to have poor ones, while others seem to remember everything. But is a strong memory really something innate? Or something we …