Barbara Kraemer

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It Can Be Done: How to Get Rid of Belly Fat Without Doing a Single Sit-Up

There are a lot of misconceptions—and even myths—surrounding belly fat and how to banish it. What we often envision in the rulebook for de-bloating …

Nutrition

Food science tricks to make the perfect popcorn

Become the colonel of the kitchen.<p>Popcorn is by far my favorite snack food. It’s easy to make, you can dress it up any way you want, and it’s chock full of gut-friendly fiber. But there are still some pitfalls lurking in the popping process: Stray too far from the rule book, and you might end up …

Popcorn

18 Shower Essentials That'll Elevate Your Morning Routine

The shower is where you go rinse away the grit of the day (or prepare yourself for it if you shower in the morning). It's the best place to cool off …

Skin Care

This video game is turning teenagers into millionaires — and it's on track to pay out $70 million more this year

If you're under 18 or know somebody who is, there's a pretty good chance you've heard of Roblox, a massively popular online gaming platform with 64 million players that also turned three teens into millionaires last year.<p>This weekend, Roblox is hosting its annual Roblox Developers Conference in …

Game Development

I Try Hundreds of Makeup Products a Month—These Are the 17 I Always Recommend

Because the beauty editor life is #blessed, I get to try zillions of new makeup products every month. This is especially fun as someone who genuinely …

Makeup

Jennifer Lawrence's Trainer Just Shared 7 Tips for a Faster Metabolism

First, let's be honest. Even though it's the season for all the bikini/weight-loss/fat-burning talk, and yes, we're just about to divulge a trainer's …

Nutrition

How to Win Every Argument

In his 1936 work <i>How to Win Friends and Influence People</i>, now one of the bestselling books of all time, Dale Carnegie wrote: “I have come to the …

Critical Thinking

Conflicting Ideas On Modern Feminism

Michel Martin talks about feminism with Mona Charen, author of <i>Sex Matters: How Modern Feminism Lost Touch With Science, Love and Common Sense</i> and Hanna Rosin, author of <i>The End of Men: And The Rise of Women</i>.<p>Transcript<p>MICHEL MARTIN, HOST:<p>Earlier this year, my next guest made headlines at the …

Feminism

Beauty Finds: This $39 Serum Helps Restore Your Brows and Lashes

There are plenty of ways to score fuller brows and lush lashes: microblading, lash extensions, false lashes and even lash perms are all ways to …

Makeup

7 Supplements That Melt Fat

Want to lose more weight without eating less? Add these fat-burning nutrients to your diet and accelerate your weight loss by up to 70 percent<p>Foods to Help You Lose<p>You can lose weight without starving yourself or drastically restricting your food choices. You can eat reasonable portions and put in …

Obama: ‘You are right to be concerned’

In his first public comments in months, the former president talks about anger, regrets — and what the Republicans are doing right.<p>BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Barack Obama’s message to Democrats: Stop dreaming of him.<p>Speaking at a Democratic National Committee fundraiser Thursday here in the lush …

Barack Obama

Women Who Look Young for Their Age Swear By These Makeup Tricks

Makeup is an incredibly transformative vehicle. You can make your eyes look bigger, create a more pillowy pout, and fake super-long lashes within …

Makeup

Slick Corner Painting Tip

Keep tape running straight down a wall<p>Here’s a neat trick I learned from my father-in-law for painting corners where two different colors meet on …

Neat

4 Dermatologist Tips for Thinning Hair

• <b>Try a supplement</b>. "Make sure that you are providing your body with the proper building blocks for optimum follicle health. A balanced diet alone may …

Hair Care

List of US States With the Most Psychopaths Isn't That Surprising

We're looking at you, DC, and California.<p>Try as they might, some states can’t shake their reputations. Some are friendly (hi, Minnesota!), others …

Psychology

China’s latest multibillion-dollar IPO is an app offering everything from hot pot to haircuts

Movie tickets. Lunch delivery. Haircuts. Babysitting. Yoga classes. Coupons. Home repairs. It’s entirely possible for Chinese consumers to fill out a day’s worth of errands, entertainment, and eating using a single company’s apps.<p>Thanks to them, Meituan Dianping—an e-commerce company that …

Jurassic World

Seven ways to strengthen your core

Make the time<p>A strong core isn’t about having photogenic abs, looking good in swimwear or grinding out another deadlift. It is a key element in dozens of everyday movements, including simple things such as carrying your shopping or getting out of bed in the morning. Many people know that a weak …

Exercise

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18 Simple Keto Dinner Recipes That Are Packed With Flavor — but Not Carbs

Alas, a diet that encourages healthy eating without taking away the joys in life, like cheese and butter. The keto diet has gained popularity in recent years because of its effectiveness and adaptability while allowing you to eat delicious food (keto brownie cake anybody?). In a nutshell, keto …

Cooking

These 50 Keto Recipes Will Have You Wondering Why You Didn't Start Your Diet Sooner

By now you've probably heard all about the high-fat, low-carb ketogenic diet. Transitioning to a full-time keto diet may be difficult for the first few weeks as your body becomes acclimated to using fat instead of glucose as its main energy source. We know transitioning to any diet can be …

Healthy Eating

These Are the 6 "Golden Rules" of a Fast Metabolism (Says J.Lo's Nutritionist)

Many see their metabolism as a fixed, pre-determined aspect of their health. But as celebrity nutritionist Haylie Pomroy argues, your ability to lose …

Wellness

The Risk Of The Roth IRA Revolution - Part II

<i>Source: Google from Retirement Planning website</i><p>“Bulls Make Money, Bears Make Money, Pigs Get Slaughtered”<p>This is part II of an article I wrote …

Retirement

How to spot fake reviews on Amazon

Amazon is the place to get just about anything, from a Unicorn Mask to a cardboard cutout of Buddy the Elf. But behind every amazing product is a …

Headphones

How to Remove Sunspots on Your Face

Sunspots, also known as liver spots or solar lentigines, are very common. Anyone can get sunspots, but they are more common in people with fair skin …

Skin Care

The Best Teeth-Whitening Products, According to Dentists

Take it from someone who was once prescribed stannous fluoride for cavities (which gave me the smile of a seasoned smoker): There are dozens of …

Dentistry

The 11 Best Volumizing Mascaras that Are Basically Lash Extensions in a Tube

You don't need to have expert false lash application skills to achieve a thick, long, dramatic lash look. The right volumizing mascara will do just that — no glue required. It will ensure your lashes look anything but subtle. We asked professional makeup artists and Allure editors to share their …

Makeup

How to use weeds to read soil

The weeds in your yard are trying to tell you something.<p>There's no such thing as a good weed. That’s something you learn pretty quickly in a …

USB-C was supposed to be a port paradise, but it’s become a nightmare

When the transition to USB-C began, we were all promised a better life. Connections would be faster and simpler. One connection to end all …

How to Reset Your Metabolism in Exactly 24 Hours

Exercise and dietary "quick fixes" might seem enticing, but in the long-run, they could wreak havoc with your metabolism. Lyn-Genet Recitas, …