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5 tantrum-taming secrets from a family therapist

There is no denying that tantrums are one of the hard parts of parenting. The good news is that they are an incredibly normal and healthy emotional …

Hobby Lobby

Monogamy May Be Even More Difficult For Women Than it Is For Men

Experts are challenging long-held ideas about gender and fidelity.<p>It’s a widely held belief that monogamy comes more naturally to women than it does to men. A lot of people subscribe to a narrative that says the sexes are just “wired” differently, with women having evolved to be monogamous and men …

This Thinning Hair Product Works SO Fast It Keeps Selling Out At Sephora

Everyone knows that hair thins as we age. Unfortunately, this is something that we can’t prevent. Thankfully, there are products and treatments out …

Hair Care

Montessori at home: 10 tasks young kids can totally do on their own

"Help me do it myself" is a common phrase we try to remember in Montessori.<p>Young children crave independence. They are driven to achieve it from …

Montessori

The 31 Best Fragrances of All Time, According to Allure Editors

Every day here at Allure, our editors receive the newest perfumes from the largest fragrance houses and the smallest indie brands all before they make it to market, so we can get an exclusive look — or, sniff — at what the upcoming season’s biggest launches will be. If you think walking by a …

Fragrance

You Heard It Here First: These Are the Best Drugstore Face Washes

Skincare is serious business in our book. We all know that the foundation of good skin is a good cleanser, which is arguably the most important …

Sensitive Skin

This Chart Tells Exactly When Your Kids Should Go to Bed

Well, this will certainly get parents talking.<p>With the start of school, parents everywhere are struggling to get their kids back on an earlier schedule after a summer of free rein. And a certain chart that has gone viral isn't helping to make them feel less anxious about it. Based on your child's …

Kids

15 Mistakes Every Tourist Makes When They Visit France

We're not being rude, we're just being French.

France

A French Esthetician Wishes American Girls Would Stop Doing This to Their Skin

American women tend to be more attracted to products that provide instant gratification and would do anything to conceal imperfections.<p>Here's the …

Skin Care

Sephora's Hottest New Retinol Serum Isn't A Retinol At All

The next time you have a <i>eureka!</i> moment of your own, take a second to give props to Archimedes, the Greek polymath credited with first making the …

Skin Care

The Swatches for Urban Decay's Naked Cherry Palette Are Drop-Dead Gorgeous

It's going to take time to mourn the loss of the one and (formerly) only Urban Decay Naked Palette. The original launched eight years ago, and brought with it a whirlwind of copycat neutral palettes that never quite nailed its perfect mix of mattes and shimmers. And so we pour one out for the …

Makeup

These Yes To Tomatoes Zit Zapping Dots Made My Worst Pimple Ever Disappear Overnight

I have my Mean Girl moments where I stare at myself in the mirror and talk about how huge my pores are, but for the most part, I actually feel pretty …

Skin Care

Finally: How to make your foundation last the *entire* day

Given the amount of to-do list items that most women manage to check off in a given day, it’s hardly a wonder that the foundation that you …

Makeup

10 Anti-Aging Foundations That Actually Make You Look 10 Years Younger

Thanks to a potent combo of endless news alerts/a busy work schedule/a constant sense of existential dread, 2018 has not been kind to my complexion. …

Skin Care

How My Divorce Made Me a Better Dad — And a Better Man

"The only thing I really wanted to be when I grew up was an amazing father. Being divorced crushed me."<p><i>The following story was submitted by a</i> …

Parenting

Pediatricians Issue New Car Sat Guidelines: Size Matters Over Age

New car seat guidelines say child’s height and weight, not their age, that should determine when to forward-face<p>The American Academy of Pediatrics …

Ohio State University

Ask Alexis: Our Resident Dermatologist Helps a Reader With Hyperpigmentation

<i>We're all after sound skin advice—but we know exactly where to find it. Introducing our new monthly columnist, dermatologist Alexis Granite, MD.</i> <b>Ask</b> …

Skin Care

Exactly What to Buy From Sephora's Massive Insider Appreciation Sale

The only thing better than an early Labor Day sale is an early <i>Sephora</i> Labor Day sale. And somehow this year, the perks are even greater because the beauty retailer just updated its Beauty Insider loyalty program, making it easier to score extra reward points and deals. Called the Sephora Beauty …

Beauty

12 Cleansers That Brighten and Even Your Skin Tone Better Than Any Others

Cleansers are the first line of defense in your skincare routine. Not only do they slough away any dirt, sweat, makeup, or pollution that your skin …

Skin Care

The Best Fall Nail Polish Colors for 2018

It’s time to ditch the Cajun Shrimp.<p>All good things must come to an end. While we’re sad to bid summer adieu, we’re certainly glad that (somewhat) …

Nails

The 7 Best Dark Spot Correctors to Even Out Your Skin Tone

Dermatologists reveal how to get rid of dark spots on your face from acne scars, melasma, hyperpigmentation, and more.<p>1 Best Facial Sunscreen: Aveeno Positively Radiant Daily Facial Moisturizer<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>2 Best Vitamin C Serum: SkinCeuticals C + AHA<p>Advertisement - …

Skin Care

What Holistic Estheticians Buy at the Drugstore for $20 or Less

When shopping for non-toxic makeup and skincare, any beauty shop can seem overwhelming, but doing it at the drugstore presents a special challenge. …

Skin Care

The Fall Skincare Routine a Dermatologist Actually Follows

Although we've spilled a lot of ink on hydrating serums (see exhibits A and B), fall skincare goes beyond simply stocking your top shelf with potent …

Skin Care

A Dating Coach Reveals The Real Reason Why You’re Single & Dateless

'Dating abundance' – what does it mean? For a man, it means having the ability to meet and date the woman (or man) that he wants to date.It means …

Dating

15 Products We All Unanimously Agree Are Amazing

We go through a ton of products—each one tailored to our specific skin types, tones, and needs. But every once in a while a product comes along that …

The 6 Harsh Truths About Children and Masturbation Parents Need to Face

Children will touch themselves. Self exploration and even masturbation is a normal part of growing up. The only thing parents should control is their …

The 8 Products That Keep My Skin From Freaking Out While I'm Traveling

I am a firm believer that there are two types of people in this world: Those who pack well in advance (and in very systematic fashion) for a trip and …

12 Primers That Actually Do Something

It's not the most pressing question, but it's one that <i>Glamour</i>'s beauty team fields time and time again: Does primer actually make a difference? To be honest, for a long time we told friends to instead put their money toward skin care or a foundation they loved, because for all its claims—like …

I Use Over 15 Skincare Products a Day—These 6 Are the Most Important

About a month ago, I wrote about every single product I use on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis—depending on whether I am breaking out, going out, …

The Top Five Books on Parenting - According to a Developmental Psychologist

Evidence rules!<p>New parenting books seem to pop up all the time. How to do it the French way, the Tiger Mom way, the New Kid by Friday way, or how to …